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Apple's iPhone 6 duo makes its way to 36 new countries

Apple's iPhone 6 duo makes its way to 36 new countries

13 October, 2014 | comments (36)

The Apple iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6 are continuing their rollout this month with 36 countries to add to the 22 in the first two waves of availability. The countries to get the new iPhone 6 duo are China and India on October 17, Israel on October...

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Apple A8X chip photo leaks ahead of iPad Air 2 event

Apple A8X chip photo leaks ahead of iPad Air 2 event

13 October, 2014 | comments (30)

The Apple iPad Air 2 is having its announcement this Thursday and rumors have it that the slate is powered by an Apple A8X chip. Today, new purported photos of the SoC have emerged giving more credibility to this rumor. In addition to the...

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus $100 off sale from Boost Mobile

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus $100 off sale from Boost Mobile

12 October, 2014 | comments (54)

Last year, Boost Mobile was the first prepaid US carrier to offer $100 off the latest Apple iPhone 5s and 5c models. This year they're doing it again with Apple's newest flagships, the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Starting October 17, the...

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Apple officially confirms an iPad event for October 16

Apple officially confirms an iPad event for October 16

08 October, 2014 | comments (35)

The Apple event on October 16 is now official after the company sent out invites to the press. The event going to be held in Apple's Town Hall auditorium on the Infinite Loop Campus in Cupertino, California at 10AM PT / 1PM ET. The invite...

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Apple iPad Air 2 dummy photographed extensively

Apple iPad Air 2 dummy photographed extensively

08 October, 2014 | comments (42)

The new generation of iPads may be as close as a week away but rumors have been trickling in for a while. Yesterday we reported on a number of updates for the iPad Air 2, now it's time to look at some pictures of an Air 2 prototype. They come...

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iOS and Windows see small gains in US while Android dominates

iOS and Windows see small gains in US while Android dominates

08 October, 2014 | comments (28)

comScore has published numbers for the average users on all the major platforms as well as users on a particular smartphone brand in the US. The data was collected over a period of three months ending in August 2014 and compared with previous data...


Apple iOS 8.1 beta 2 is now seeding to developers

Apple iOS 8.1 beta 2 is now seeding to developers

07 October, 2014 | comments (21)

Apple began seeding iOS 8.1 beta 2 to registered developers. The latest beta arrives in a tad over a week after the first one got out. Almost 57MB in size, the update brings bug fixes and improvements to the platform. The Bluetooth...

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Details of the iPad Air 2 surface ahead of October 16 event

Details of the iPad Air 2 surface ahead of October 16 event

07 October, 2014 | comments (55)

New Apple iPad Air 2 details have surfaced originating from trusted sources within the Apple manufacturing chain. They reveal that the iPad Air 2 is going to be 0.5mm thinner than its predecessor due to a new display assembly. The Apple iPad Air...

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus go on pre-order in India

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus go on pre-order in India

07 October, 2014 | comments (74)

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is now available in India. The country's top two online retailers - Flipkart and Amazon - have begun accepting pre-orders for both models in all their configurations. The phones will be delivered on October 17, which is the...

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Sapphire crystal maker for Apple Watch goes bankrupt

Sapphire crystal maker for Apple Watch goes bankrupt

06 October, 2014 | comments (56)

In a bit of baffling news, GT Advanced has released a statement saying it is filing for bankruptcy under Chapter 11. GT Advanced, in case you didn't know, is the company tasked with making those sapphire crystal screen covers for the Apple...

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Apple Watch delayed for February in limited quantity

Apple Watch delayed for February in limited quantity

06 October, 2014 | comments (32)

At its announcement event back in September, Apple announced that the Watch will be available early 2015, but Rosenblatt Securities analyst Brian Blair believes the company is having production issues. As a result, the Apple Watch won't go into mass...

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iPhone 6 popularity skyrockets, iOS 8 adoption is sluggish

iPhone 6 popularity skyrockets, iOS 8 adoption is sluggish

06 October, 2014 | comments (154)

How bad were the issues with iOS 8.0.1? Perhaps as bad as the iOS 5 rollout, when many people downloaded the hefty 800MB update only to find out it won't install (failing with an unhelpful "error 3200"). And they had to use an updated iTunes to make...

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Apple iPhone 6 will arrive in India on October 17

Apple iPhone 6 will arrive in India on October 17

05 October, 2014 | comments (64)

Sales of Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will kick off in India on October 17. Pre-orders of the duo of smartphones will begin this coming Tuesday, on October 7. Official pricing of the smartphones is yet to be revealed. Apple’s official...

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Apple brings iAd to nine more European countries

Apple brings iAd to nine more European countries

04 October, 2014 | comments (27)

Apple has updated the list of countries with iAd availability with nine new additions. The service is now available in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, and Sweden. This brings the total number of countries...

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iOS 8.1 to launch on October 20 with Apple Pay

iOS 8.1 to launch on October 20 with Apple Pay

02 October, 2014 | comments (40)

Apple has already started seeding iOS 8.1 beta to developers, but now we get an idea when regular users will be getting to try it. The latest version of iOS will come with Apple Pay and will reportedly be ready for prime time on October...

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Two million iPhone 6 reservations placed in the first 6 hours in China

Two million iPhone 6 reservations placed in the first 6 hours in China

02 October, 2014 | comments (43)

Apple has officially announced the pricing and availability for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus just two days ago. The smartphone duo will kick off on October 17, while the online pre-orders start a week earlier - on October 10. Apple Retail pickups...

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Apple iOS 8 found to cause Bluetooth connectivity issues

Apple iOS 8 found to cause Bluetooth connectivity issues

01 October, 2014 | comments (108)

It appears that Apple is yet to catch a break from iOS 8-related troubles. According to a new report, Bluetooth connectivity issues plague the Cupertino giant’s mobile OS. The issue affects devices with iOS 8.0.2 as well. Users of iPhone 6...

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Apple Watch production rumored to start in January

Apple Watch production rumored to start in January

30 September, 2014 | comments (22)

Apple presented its first wearable earlier this month, but the release of the Apple Watch is only going to happen next year. That said, the company was a bit vague on details when it came to this subject. In these situations, though, rumors...

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CompareMyMobile: iPhone 5 most often traded to get a new iPhone

CompareMyMobile: iPhone 5 most often traded to get a new iPhone

30 September, 2014 | comments (35)

CompareMyMobile is a site where users can trade in their old devices to help fund the purchase of a new one. Now that the new iPhones are out, they find themselves on the wishlists of most people - 51.5% of those who traded in a phone, to be...

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Ireland accused of granting tax aids to Apple

Ireland accused of granting tax aids to Apple

30 September, 2014 | comments (14)

Ireland may be in trouble after granting Apple tax breaks and giving it unfair advantage by marking its affairs as "state aid." A preliminary report by the European Commission accuses the country of granting Apple state aid and thus allowing for...

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