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The Top 10 trending phones of Week 15

The Top 10 trending phones of Week 15

12 April, 2015 | comments (15)

In another issue of our now traditional weekly Top 10 trending chart we see long-standing champion Samsung Galaxy S6 at the top once again. In the absence of any genuine flagship competition, we don't see that changing at least until the launch of...


Apple Watch now available for pre-order on Apple online store

Apple Watch now available for pre-order on Apple online store

10 April, 2015 | comments (20)

Apple has opened up the pre-orders for the Apple Watch. All three versions - Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport, and Apple Watch Edition - in various color, size, and strap combination, are now available. The prices range from $349 for the base...


The Apple watch might come as late as May for some buyers

The Apple watch might come as late as May for some buyers

09 April, 2015 | comments (32)

If you have been following the developments around Apple's smart wearable, you are surely aware of two important dates - April 10 and April 24. Preorders for the Apple Watch start tomorrow and initial units are said to ship two weeks later. As we...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple's iOS 8.3 is now out for all supported devices

Apple's iOS 8.3 is now out for all supported devices

08 April, 2015 | comments (110)

After a few betas for developers and a couple of public beta releases for consumers, iOS 8.3 has been finalized by Apple. The new software version is now in the process of rolling out to all supported mobile devices. iOS 8.3 brings with it a very...


Alleged photos and video of iPad mini 4 housing leak

Alleged photos and video of iPad mini 4 housing leak

07 April, 2015 | comments (21)

Live photos and video footage of an alleged Apple iPad mini 4 housing made the rounds online. The yet to be revealed slate is expected to be a significant improvement over the iPad mini 3 it is bound to replace. The leak comes courtesy of...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The Top 10 trending phones of week 14

The Top 10 trending phones of week 14

05 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Another week and another trending devices list. Looking at the top 10 most-interesting devices in our database, there are some quite expected results, but major curveballs are also present. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a recap list of the...


Apple Watch might be delayed in Switzerland due to patent issues

Apple Watch might be delayed in Switzerland due to patent issues

04 April, 2015 | comments (16)

The Apple Watch is entering the home stretch and is getting close to its release date. In the US, preorders are set for April 10 and you should be able to get one as early as April 24, if you manage to time things right. This, however, might not be...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The Apple Watch will be available for in-store pickup at launch

The Apple Watch will be available for in-store pickup at launch

04 April, 2015 | comments (31)

The Apple Watch is now inching toward its release date and excitement is at an all-time high. The Cupertino tech giant has set preorders for its smart wearable for April 10 and the first batch of units should be made available to eager consumers on...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Galaxy S6 edge and HTC One M9 and iPhone 6 undergo bend test

Galaxy S6 edge and HTC One M9 and iPhone 6 undergo bend test

03 April, 2015 | comments (213)

Dredging up a controversial issue from the past, Square Trade decided to redo Bendgate tests this time including the new Samsung Galaxy S6 edge and HTC One M9. The phones were tested twice – once until they visibly bend and again until they are...

Tags: Apple, Samsung, HTC, Misc


Samsung to make Apple A9 chips for the next iPhone

Samsung to make Apple A9 chips for the next iPhone

03 April, 2015 | comments (112)

Samsung Electronics has reportedly bagged an order to manufacture mobile chips for the next generation Apple products. Bloomberg reported that Samsung has will make the Apple A9 chipset meant to be used in next generation iPhone and iPad...


Force Touch sensor may be exclusive to the iPhone 6s Plus

Force Touch sensor may be exclusive to the iPhone 6s Plus

02 April, 2015 | comments (67)

Apple debuted Force Touch the Apple Watch, a technology that can tell apart light taps and deep presses dubbed "force click." The new MacBook 12" has it on its trackpad. And the rumor is that the next generation iPhone 6s Plus will adopt it...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Survey reveals Apple Pay users experience problems at checkout

Survey reveals Apple Pay users experience problems at checkout

01 April, 2015 | comments (33)

A survey conducted by Phoenix Marketing International shows that two thirds of Apple Pay users encounter difficulties using the system at checkout. Out of the 3,000 surveyed with an iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, 66% are using Apple Pay. Half of them...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Carphone Warehouse will not carry the Apple Watch at launch

Carphone Warehouse will not carry the Apple Watch at launch

01 April, 2015 | comments (15)

In another episode of Apple's marketing strategy for its Watch, we've now learned that Carphone Warehouse will be left out of the initial launch and won't be offering the wearable on April 24. The info has been revealed by no other than Graham...

Tags: Apple, Android


iPhone 6C rear casing reportedly shown in leaked pictures

iPhone 6C rear casing reportedly shown in leaked pictures

30 March, 2015 | comments (53)

Last week we first heard about the prospect of Apple launching an iPhone 6C later this year, and today we already get a couple of images purportedly depicting its rear shell. The iPhone 6C is supposed to be the successor to the iPhone 5C (which...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

29 March, 2015 | comments (10)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is on top of our weekly trending phones chart yet again, and leads by a country mile. A good 100k hits per day behind, the affordable and hugely popular Galaxy Grand Prime takes the second, inches ahead of another offering by...


Apple planning to release three new iPhones later this year

Apple planning to release three new iPhones later this year

26 March, 2015 | comments (128)

Apple has built a formidable track record of sticking with pretty much the same release cycle for its iPhone models. Handset releases come a year apart and have mostly been following a "tick-tock" scheme with the S models. Ever since the iPhone...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Rumors


New iOS 8.3 beta builds go out to testers and developers

New iOS 8.3 beta builds go out to testers and developers

24 March, 2015 | comments (23)

Almost two weeks ago, Apple officially unveiled its consumer-oriented beta program for iOS 8.3. At the same time, it released the first beta build for eager testers, which coincided with the third iOS 8.3 beta release for developers. And today...

Tags: Apple, iOS


The Top 10 trending phones of week 12

The Top 10 trending phones of week 12

22 March, 2015 | comments (22)

For yet another week, the top trending phones chart has been dominated by Samsung and, more specifically, the company’s latest flagship device – the Galaxy S6. The handset has been generating so much attention after its announcement at MWC 2015,...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Asus, HTC


Gold Dream thinks dragons and lions make the iPhone 6 cooler

Gold Dream thinks dragons and lions make the iPhone 6 cooler

20 March, 2015 | comments (18)

Swiss company Golden Dream has unveiled a selection of customized iPhone 6 and 6 Plus that will satiate your thirst for gold, alligator leather, carbon fiber, skulls and dragons. As usual, prices are not for the faint of heart, but where else can...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Misc


Over three quarters of all compatible devices run iOS 8

Over three quarters of all compatible devices run iOS 8

18 March, 2015 | comments (34)

More than three quarters of all compatible devices now run Apple iOS 8. As of March 16, the adoption of the Cupertino giant’s latest mobile OS has reached 77%. Apple’s App Store Distribution dashboard reveals that iOS 7 is still booting on...

Tags: Apple, iOS