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Apple iPhone 6 front panel's final assembly leaks

Apple iPhone 6 front panel's final assembly leaks

11 August, 2014 | comments (51)

As Apple is preparing for September 9 when the iPhone 6 will debut, the phone's production is going at full speed. As a result, we can take a glimpse at the final assembly of the iPhone 6's front panel. One of the most anticipated new features of...

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More iPhone 6 shells because we haven't seen enough already

More iPhone 6 shells because we haven't seen enough already

10 August, 2014 | comments (33)

Even more images of the iPhone 6 rear shells have surfaced, this time courtesy Feld & Volk, who make customized bodies for the iPhone and iPad. The new images highlight a handful of design details. First of all, you can see that the volume...

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LG banking heavily on its G3 launch in China

LG banking heavily on its G3 launch in China

08 August, 2014 | comments (18)

China is becoming a tougher and tougher market to crack for foreign handset manufacturers that aren’t named Apple. But LG is looking to change that. The G3 will go on sale for $650 (3,999 yuan) in China, which is significantly cheaper than...

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Chinese Government says Apple products are not banned

Chinese Government says Apple products are not banned

08 August, 2014 | comments (23)

It turns out that a previous report that the Chinese Government had banned its employees from using Apple products isn’t entirely correct, says China’s chief procurement center. The confusion was a result of Apple products, including computers...

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comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

07 August, 2014 | comments (19)

comScore studies the US smartphone market closely and has published a report on the March-June quarter. Smartphone penetration continues to inch upwards (up 4%), reaching 71.6%. In total 173 million US residents own a smartphone now. Apple and...


Apple and Samsung drop lawsuits outside the US

Apple and Samsung drop lawsuits outside the US

06 August, 2014 | comments (29)

In a surprising move, both Apple and Samsung have decided to drop the lawsuits between themselves outside the US. The companies haven't signed any licensing agreement, though, and the lawsuits within the US shall continue. The Apple vs....


iPhone 6 unveiling date to be September 9

iPhone 6 unveiling date to be September 9

05 August, 2014 | comments (98)

The much anticipated official introduction of the next generation iPhone is bound to take place on Tuesday, September 9, according to some new information revealed today. Previously, we were working with the assumption that the grand unveiling...

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5.5” iPhone 6 tipped to have faster CPU than the 4.7” model

5.5” iPhone 6 tipped to have faster CPU than the 4.7” model

04 August, 2014 | comments (49)

The highly anticipated 5.5” Apple iPhone 6 might feature more powerful hardware than its 4.7” sibling. The word got out from an analyst report to investors obtained by Appleinsider, citing Asian supply chain checks. The 5.5” iPhone 6 is...

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Apple outs iOS 8 beta 5 for developers to play with

Apple outs iOS 8 beta 5 for developers to play with

04 August, 2014 | comments (14)

Exactly two weeks after the fourth beta release of iOS 8 became available for developers to play and tinker with, here we are seeing the update notification to iOS 8 beta 5. The update comes in at around 270MB on the iPhone, but its size...

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Apple iPad Air 2 back panel leaks again

Apple iPad Air 2 back panel leaks again

04 August, 2014 | comments (12)

The Apple iPad Air sequel is expected a month after the iPhone 6 (which is due in mid-September) and we've already seen its front and back from various stages of the prototyping process. Now we get another look at the back, this time with the Apple...

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Week 31 in review: iPhone 6, Xperia Z3 Compact, Nokia X2

Week 31 in review: iPhone 6, Xperia Z3 Compact, Nokia X2

03 August, 2014 | comments (29)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 31 of 2014 saw a lot of rumors and interesting leaks, as well as speculation whether the Nokia X2 will live or...


Counterclockwise: iPhone rumors, Skype on WM, and the Nokia 500

Counterclockwise: iPhone rumors, Skype on WM, and the Nokia 500

01 August, 2014 | comments (4)

This weeks' edition of Counterclockwise has us looking back at several historic milestones for the likes of Skype, Samsung, Nokia, and Apple. Early August is typically the time when iPhone rumors start ramping up in anticipation of Apple's events,...


Samsung loses ground in Q2 compared to a year ago

Samsung loses ground in Q2 compared to a year ago

30 July, 2014 | comments (59)

IDC has released its preliminary numbers for smartphone shipments and market share for the second quarter of this year and they tell a familiar story near the top - Samsung leads and Apple is in second. Looking at the breakdown reveals a more...


You can now pre-order a gold Apple iPhone 6 from Brikk

You can now pre-order a gold Apple iPhone 6 from Brikk

29 July, 2014 | comments (68)

Apple iPhone 6 is yet to be announced, but you can already pre-order one in 24-carat gold or platinum. The Los Angeles-based designer and manufacturer of luxury accessories Brikk has opened the order books for the hotly anticipated smartphone....

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5.5" iPhone 6 out in December, 4.7" model won't get sapphire

28 July, 2014 | comments (70)

Recently, almost every new day has brought with it at least one rumor related to Apple's upcoming iPhone 6. Today is no different, in fact we have two separate (but connected) things to talk about. First off, a market research company claims...

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iPhone 6 orders could lead to 10% price hike by other OEMs

iPhone 6 orders could lead to 10% price hike by other OEMs

28 July, 2014 | comments (36)

Recent reports had suggested that Apple has ordered a record 70 million to 80 million units of its upcoming iPhone 6 smartphone. Now, the Chinese media predicts that the unprecedented iPhone 6 order could lead to 5% to 10% price hike on competitive...


Leaked iPhone 6 motherboard has NFC chip

Leaked iPhone 6 motherboard has NFC chip

27 July, 2014 | comments (90)

Some new images of the iPhone 6 motherboard PCB have leaked from French website NowWhereElse. The PCB is bigger than the one on the iPhone 5s, hinting at the larger size and the screw slots align with the previously leaked case designs. But the...

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Week 30 in review: Lumia 530, LG G3 LTE-A, Xiaomi reaches India

Week 30 in review: Lumia 530, LG G3 LTE-A, Xiaomi reaches India

27 July, 2014 | comments (6)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 30 of 2014 saw four new devices going official including the Lumia 530, but it also brought us various interesting...


iPhone 6 could be unveiled in mid-September

iPhone 6 could be unveiled in mid-September

23 July, 2014 | comments (49)

The leaks about the iPhone 6 are everywhere these days, pouring in like there's no tomorrow. But what about when Apple will actually announce its latest smartphone? Thanks to a few unnamed sources, who claim they were briefed on the Cupertino...

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iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

23 July, 2014 | comments (22)

Online retailer XtremeGuard has the Apple iPhone 6 covered with screen protectors. The listings have both the rumored 4.7" as well as the 5.5" iPhone 6 models. The site offers protectors for the iPhone 6 and 6c but interestingly thinks that Apple...

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