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A supposed leaked back panel sheds more light on the iPhone 5

A supposed leaked back panel sheds more light on the iPhone 5

07 June, 2012 | comments (173)

We've already seen a similar back panel leak. Unfortunately that doesn't make these parts any more authentic. However, if we assume these are the real deal, this leak brings a few new facts to the table: The 3.5mm audio jack will be moved to...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Rumors


Apple's latest motion, seeks to ban Samsung Galaxy S III  US sales

Apple's latest motion, seeks to ban Samsung Galaxy S III US sales

06 June, 2012 | comments (384)

Quite frankly, we were beginning to worry that Apple had gone a bit too quiet on the legal front with Samsung in the days following the launch of the Galaxy S III. Apparently, the Cupertino based giant was preparing for a new strike against its...

Tags: Apple, Samsung


7.9mm iPhone 5 to come with 4.1

7.9mm iPhone 5 to come with 4.1" screen, 1136 x 640 resolution

06 June, 2012 | comments (181)

A familiar rumor is back - the new confirmation coming from KGI analyst Mingchi Kuo, who is said to have sources close to Apple's supply chain. The next incarnation of the Apple iPhone could turn up with a 4.08-inch display of 1136 x 640...


iOS6 to offer Facebook integration and a revamped AppStore?

iOS6 to offer Facebook integration and a revamped AppStore?

03 June, 2012 | comments (119)

Apple's WWDC is one of the industry's major events because in the past few years it has been the stage for some serious software announcements by the company. The event will probably offer a lot to developers too but from our user's point of view,...


Photos of the next iPhone panels reveal larger screen, metal back

Photos of the next iPhone panels reveal larger screen, metal back

29 May, 2012 | comments (272)

After all the rumors of the next iPhone getting a 4-inch display, we finally get to see a glimpse of what the end result might look like. Acquired by 9to5mac from a Chinese iPhone parts supplier, the allegedly authentic photos below show the next...


Untethered GreenPois0n Absinthe jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 now out

Untethered GreenPois0n Absinthe jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 now out

25 May, 2012 | comments (108)

Even though we were anticipating a new jailbreak tool sooner or later, the unveiling came as a surprise today from the developer known as Pod2g. The Absinthe 2.0 was announced on-stage at the Hack in the Box 2012 in Amsterdam in a “one more thing”...

Tags: Apple, Touch UI


Leaked iPod Touch parts indicate a 4.1 inch screen

Leaked iPod Touch parts indicate a 4.1 inch screen

23 May, 2012 | comments (115)

An electronics manufacturer released a set of pictures showing the front panel of what is supposedly the next generation iPod Touch. And as you know, the iPod Touches and the iPhone of the same generation usually share the same screen size and...


iPhone with 3.9-inch 640 x 1136 pixel display in testing

iPhone with 3.9-inch 640 x 1136 pixel display in testing

22 May, 2012 | comments (175)

Two iPhones are reportedly currently in testing over at Apple - codenamed N41AP (or 5,1) and N42AP (5,2). They are enclosed in generic cases to hide the design and offer larger displays with a higher resolution. The exact specs of the new display...


HTC flagships' US shipments get delayed for Apple patent violation

HTC flagships' US shipments get delayed for Apple patent violation

16 May, 2012 | comments (76)

HTC just took a massive hit in its patent war with Apple. The import of the company’s duo of U.S. bound Android flagships – the HTC One X for AT&T and the HTC EVO 4G LTE has been delayed indefinitely by the US Customs because of potential...


Apple releases iOS 5.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Apple releases iOS 5.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

08 May, 2012 | comments (75)

Apple released iOS 5.1.1 today for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It is just a minor update that focuses on bug fixing rather than adding any new features. The following is the official changelog for the new update. As you can tell from...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Apple and Samsung get 99% of the total mobile phone profits

Apple and Samsung get 99% of the total mobile phone profits

04 May, 2012 | comments (105)

Looks like it's a grim time to be a mobile phone manufacturer if you are not Apple or Samsung. According to the latest report by Asymco, Apple and Samsung accounted for 99 percent of the total mobile phone profits, with HTC taking the remaining 1...


Canalys: China is now a bigger smartphone market than the US

Canalys: China is now a bigger smartphone market than the US

03 May, 2012 | comments (46)

It's a time of change in the smartphone world and we've seen various analysts chime in. Now Canalys released its report and it contains an interesting detail - the US is no longer the biggest smartphone market in the world, as China overtook...


Phone maker and OS market shares: Samsung rises, Nokia slips

Phone maker and OS market shares: Samsung rises, Nokia slips

02 May, 2012 | comments (108)

Those who keep score, Samsung recently overtook Nokia as the top mobile vendor in the world. Analysts from IDC and comScore have published their own studies that bring detailed info on the standings of phone makers and also mobile OS market...


Apple is violating a Motorola patent, judge confirms

Apple is violating a Motorola patent, judge confirms

25 April, 2012 | comments (65)

The never-ending patent war in the mobile world wages on. This time it's Apple that may have found themselves in hot water after an ITC judge found the Cupertino-based company guilty of infringing on one of Motorola Mobility's patents. Motorola...

Tags: Motorola, Apple


Apple and Samsung CEOs to meet in SF court for settlement talks

Apple and Samsung CEOs to meet in SF court for settlement talks

18 April, 2012 | comments (47)

The legal battle between Apple and Samsung has gone on for too long and it's not just us but even the US court feels the same. Which is why judge Lucy Koh has asked CEOs of both companies to sit down and settle the matter once and for all....


Golden Dreams unveils custom iPhone 4S with diamonds, gold

Golden Dreams unveils custom iPhone 4S with diamonds, gold

12 April, 2012 | comments (50)

Switzerland-based brand Golden Dreams just unveiled a special luxury edition of Apple's iPhone 4S. The device is an iPhone 4S 64GB and it comes with a choice of five different high-class finishes - two Desert editions with alligator leather, Gold...

Tags: Apple, Luxury, Misc


Fu Chunli from China downloaded the 25 billionth App Store app

Fu Chunli from China downloaded the 25 billionth App Store app

27 March, 2012 | comments (51)

You may already know that a certain Ms. Fu Chunli from China was the person who ended up downloading the 25 billionth app from the App Store. As usual, Apple caller her up and offered to fly her to Beijing where she will be presented her prize, the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Apple to offer royalty-free license to nano-SIM patent

Apple to offer royalty-free license to nano-SIM patent

26 March, 2012 | comments (68)

A few days ago, we reported that Apple is locking horns with other companies, primarily Nokia, regarding the design of the nano-SIM, the next generation of the SIM design that will be dramatically smaller than even the current micro-SIM. Both...

Tags: Apple, Nokia


Developer stats show quick adoption of iOS 5.1 by users

Developer stats show quick adoption of iOS 5.1 by users

25 March, 2012 | comments (37)

iOS users have historically been shown to quickly upgrade to the latest update compared to other platforms and with the latest release of iOS 5.1 this seems truer than ever. Developer David Smith who created the app Audiobooks, a universal app...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Reuters: Apple iPhone 5 to launch in Q2 with a 4.6-inch LCD

Reuters: Apple iPhone 5 to launch in Q2 with a 4.6-inch LCD

22 March, 2012 | comments (223)

We are still several months away from the iPhone 5 launch, but we are still getting the occasional rumor about the next Apple smartphone. We just got a particularly juicy one, courtesy of Reuters. The international news agency quoted an unnamed...