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Apple is #1 in US smartphone market share; Android top OS

Apple is #1 in US smartphone market share; Android top OS

03 July, 2014 | comments (76)

ComScore has gathered some metrics on US smartphone market share, and the company’s research reveals that Apple’s smartphones take up the majority of the US market, while Android is the top smartphone OS in the nation. By comScore’s...


iPhone users are switching to the Galaxy S5

iPhone users are switching to the Galaxy S5

01 July, 2014 | comments (220)

There's a significant number of iFans in the UK who are fed up with waiting for an iPhone with a larger screen and have jumped ship to the Samsung Galaxy S5 as a result. It turns out that 26% of new Samsung Galaxy S5 users have switched from the...


Moto G Google Play edition gets Android 4.4.4 update

Moto G Google Play edition gets Android 4.4.4 update

01 July, 2014 | comments (65)

While the standard version of Moto G sold by Motorola has been extremely popular, everyone seems to have forgotten about the Google Play edition of the phone sold in the US, including Motorola and Google. For whatever reason, the phone never...

Tags: Apple, iOS, OS X


Apple releases iOS 7.1.2 and OS X 10.9.4 updates

Apple releases iOS 7.1.2 and OS X 10.9.4 updates

01 July, 2014 | comments (77)

Apple has released the iOS 7.1.2 update. The update brings with it some bug fixes and security updates. The update includes: Improved iBeacon connectivity and stability Fixes a bug with data transfer for some 3rd party accessories,...

Tags: Apple, iOS, OS X


Week 26 in review: Android L, Android One program, Nokia X2

Week 26 in review: Android L, Android One program, Nokia X2

27 June, 2014 | comments (3)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 26 of 2014 was yet another busy ride with plenty of new announcements so you are in for a long read. This week's...


Counterclockwise: Nokia N9, iPhone 4, Nexus 7, WP8

Counterclockwise: Nokia N9, iPhone 4, Nexus 7, WP8

28 June, 2014 | comments (20)

This is the new edition of Counterclockwise, where we'll be taking a look at all of the most significant news articles that happened during this week over the past several years. The last week of June has seen plenty of hardware announcements from...


Walmart drops prices for the iPhone 5c and the 5s

Walmart drops prices for the iPhone 5c and the 5s

27 June, 2014 | comments (43)

Walmart has announced price drops on the iPhone 5c and the iPhone 5s. If you have been waiting to pick up either of these, you will now be saving up to $50. The 16GB iPhone 5c now costs $29, down from $49 before. The 16GB iPhone 5s now costs...

Tags: Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 5.5-inch model to feature OIS and 128GB option

iPhone 6 5.5-inch model to feature OIS and 128GB option

26 June, 2014 | comments (134)

Given the sheer amount of leaks, it's near-confirmed that Apple will be releasing its next iPhone 6 with two screen variants, a 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch model. The latter is obviously in phablet territory, and the latest rumors indicate that Apple has...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iPad Air 2 dummy stars in video alongside its predecessor

iPad Air 2 dummy stars in video alongside its predecessor

25 June, 2014 | comments (7)

After the iPhone 6 dummies became famous a little while ago, it's now time for the iPad Air 2 (or iPad 6) dummy to be showcased almost every day. Last week we saw the first pictures of it, and this time around it's actually starred in a video which...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple iPhone 6 pricing info from China promises a price drop

Apple iPhone 6 pricing info from China promises a price drop

25 June, 2014 | comments (56)

A report from China about the Apple iPhone 6 confirms the September 19 launch date (initially unveiled by German carrier Deutsche Telekom) and offers price for the 4.7" version of the upcoming iPhone. The 32GB version is slated to cost CNY 5,300...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak finally arrives, only works on Windows

iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak finally arrives, only works on Windows

23 June, 2014 | comments (46)

There's been a lot of news about iOS 8 as of late, and even though the release of Apple's latest update is imminent, the Jailbreak for OS 7.1.1 has now been made available. If you're thinking about jailbreaking your device, then you're going to...

Tags: Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 pictured next to iPad Air 2 and mini 3 with Touch ID

iPhone 6 pictured next to iPad Air 2 and mini 3 with Touch ID

22 June, 2014 | comments (42)

Courtesy of Apple.Club.Tw we gain a new glimpse of Apple's upcoming lineup of flagship devices - namely the iPad Air 2, iPad mini with Retina 2 and, naturally, the iPhone 6. The image doesn't have too much information attached to it although we...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


5.5-inch iPhone 6 display component images leak

5.5-inch iPhone 6 display component images leak

21 June, 2014 | comments (78)

It is widely believed that Apple will be launching two versions of the iPhone 6 later this year. One of the models is said to have a 4.7-inch display, and which we have seen leak several times in the past, and the other a rather enormous (especially...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Week 25 in review: Galaxy S5 LTE-A and Amazon Fire Phone

Week 25 in review: Galaxy S5 LTE-A and Amazon Fire Phone

21 June, 2014 | comments (4)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 25 was rather busy with new products so you are in for a long read. Enjoy! This week was marked by the announcement of...


Manual camera controls will arrive to Apple devices with iOS 8

Manual camera controls will arrive to Apple devices with iOS 8

18 June, 2014 | comments (57)

Apple will bring manual camera controls to iOS 8. The move will represent a radical departure from the company’s current practice to keep all camera settings automated, save for basic settings such as flash and HDR mode. The recently...

Tags: Apple, iOS


4.7 and 5.5-inch iPhone dummies showcased in extensive video

4.7 and 5.5-inch iPhone dummies showcased in extensive video

18 June, 2014 | comments (49)

Jimmy Lin is many things – singer, actor, racecar driver and apparently something of an iPhone technician. A photo posted on his Weibo account shows Mr. Lin working to replace the screen of a friend's iPhone 5s that was ran over by a car. A...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple seeds iOS 8 beta 2 to developers

Apple seeds iOS 8 beta 2 to developers

18 June, 2014 | comments (30)

Apple is now seeding the iOS 8 beta 2 to developers. It comes exactly two weeks after the Beta 1 went live and brings lots of bug fixes and a few new features. Some of the critical fixes include a working brightness slider, purchases are sorted...


iPad Air 2 dummy with Touch ID shown in many leaked images

iPad Air 2 dummy with Touch ID shown in many leaked images

17 June, 2014 | comments (19)

The leaked iPhone 6 dummies are everywhere these days, smiling for photo shoot after photo shoot. Now though, it's the iPad's turn to get its very own dummy out there. Starting a possible onslaught of iPad-related dummy leaks is today's trove of...

Tags: iOS, Apple


4.7-inch iPhone 6 leaks again, this time next to HTC One M8

4.7-inch iPhone 6 leaks again, this time next to HTC One M8

17 June, 2014 | comments (76)

Yet another day, yet another iPhone 6 leak. After being pictured by Taiwanese celebrity Jimmy Lin last week, the alleged iPhone 6 has again made an appearance. This time it's next to the new HTC One (M8) flagship. The device looks very...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple iPhone 6 leaks in 4.7” and 5.5” display flavors

Apple iPhone 6 leaks in 4.7” and 5.5” display flavors

14 June, 2014 | comments (184)

Alleged photos of the long-rumored two upcoming iPhone 6 versions made the rounds on Twitter. The images purportedly showcase a 4.7” and 5.5” mockups of the hotly anticipated device. iPhone 6 alleged photos (click to enlarge) The photos...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors