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Apple iPhone 6 leaked by Taiwanese star Jimmy Lin

Apple iPhone 6 leaked by Taiwanese star Jimmy Lin

11 June, 2014 | comments (156)

Taiwanese singer/actor/race driver Jimmy Lin posted photos of himself holding the yet-unannounced iPhone 5c last year and now he's back with the new iPhone 6. We've seen plenty of leaks of the iPod Touch-inspired iPhone, but given Mr. Lin's track...

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Analyst: Apple to sell record 39m iPhones this quarter

Analyst: Apple to sell record 39m iPhones this quarter

10 June, 2014 | comments (53)

According to data from Morgan Stanley's AlphaWise Smartphone Tracker, which was sent in a note to investors, Apple is en route to score a record 39 million iPhones sold in the quarter ending this month. To put that in perspective Apple was able...

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Split-screen multitasking code found in iOS 8

Split-screen multitasking code found in iOS 8

10 June, 2014 | comments (106)

Game and app developer Steve Troughton-Smith reports that he has discovered code in the updated Springboard on iOS 8 that will allow Apple iPad tablets to run two apps side by side. The apps can split the screen 50/50 or 25/75. The...

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iOS 8 cracks down on WiFi hotspot tracking

iOS 8 cracks down on WiFi hotspot tracking

09 June, 2014 | comments (24)

At WWDC, Apple made a big deal about the improved safety that iOS 8 brings to its devices. Lots of these new features, however, aren't readily visible for us to see. Security expert, Frederic Jacobs has discovered that iOS 8 uses random network...

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Apple iWatch believed to retail for $300 upon release

Apple iWatch believed to retail for $300 upon release

09 June, 2014 | comments (73)

Investment firm, UBS, believes that the upcoming “iWatch” from Apple is going to be a hit, reaching sales similar to the iPad. UBS predicts that the wearable will retail for $300 and sell 21 million pieces in 2015, and 36 million in...

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Week 23 news in review: iOS 8, Android 4.4.3, Xperia T3, One (E8)

Week 23 news in review: iOS 8, Android 4.4.3, Xperia T3, One (E8)

08 June, 2014 | comments (7)

This weeks was market by Apple's WWDC, one of the year's most anticipated events. Google took the opportunity to launch a bug fixing Android 4.4.3 firmware, while Samsung, HTC and Sony announced new handsets. The iOS 8 announcement is...


Apple's iWatch sales to start in October, reach 5M a month

Apple's iWatch sales to start in October, reach 5M a month

07 June, 2014 | comments (94)

Before the iPhone 6 dummies came into focus, it was a smartwatch (or iWatch) that sprang to mind when someone mentioned Apple. Since Apple's WWDC came and went without an iPhone, iPad or iWatch, the rumor mill is now moving its predictions for...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S: leaked pictures and features

Samsung Galaxy Tab S: leaked pictures and features

06 June, 2014 | comments (48)

We've been hearing news about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab S for a while now, but now we have images of the tablet along with some of its features, ahead of its scheduled June 12th official announcement. First off, the Galaxy Tab S is going to...


Q3 Samsung Galaxy S5 orders down 25% in iPhone 6 anticipation

Q3 Samsung Galaxy S5 orders down 25% in iPhone 6 anticipation

06 June, 2014 | comments (156)

Samsung's Galaxy S5 has sold very well, however, the Korean-tech manufacturer has noticed a significant dip in orders for Q3 2014: a 25% cut. This is hardly good news for Samsung, as many believe that this is due to a significant consumer base...


Here is the complete iOS 8 changelog

Here is the complete iOS 8 changelog

03 June, 2014 | comments (93)

Apple iOS 8 went official yesterday at the company's WWDC opening keynote. Several interesting features were announced and demoed on during the event, but a lot more were left out of the spotlight. Luckily, Apple at least listed those on its iOS 8...

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iOS 8 is official - the mobile OS next major release

iOS 8 is official - the mobile OS next major release

02 June, 2014 | comments (235)

Apple took the wraps off iOS 8 during today’s WWDC keynote. The latest OS release brings a host of new features and improvements, headed by the ability to closely interact with the freshly announced OS X Yosemite. The feature which allows...

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Apple iPhones reach 500 million sales, iPad pass 200 million

Apple iPhones reach 500 million sales, iPad pass 200 million

02 June, 2014 | comments (27)

As usual before announcing a new iOS version at its WWDC event, Apple takes its time bragging about the achievements of its platform in the past few month. Tim Cook had a few quite interesting numbers to share about all the iDevices this...

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Watch the Apple WWDC keynote live here

Watch the Apple WWDC keynote live here

02 June, 2014 | comments (46)

Apple's WWDC '14 keynote starts in less than an hour and you can watch the whole thing live as it unfolds. The catch is you need a compatible Apple device. The WWDC live stream is available to anyone using OS X 10.6 or later with Safari or...

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Foxconn confirms 4.7

Foxconn confirms 4.7" and 5.5" Apple iPhones

02 June, 2014 | comments (71)

Today Apple is holding its annual WWDC in San Francisco and that should see the debut of the iOS 8. The iPhone announcement have previously taken place on the WWDC too, but not since the iPhone 4S went official in October 2011. Sure, as the...

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Updated: Apple WWDC slides leak with iPhone 6 on them

Updated: Apple WWDC slides leak with iPhone 6 on them

31 May, 2014 | comments (117)

Apple's WWDC hits the stage this Monday and we already know Apple is planning to unveil iOS 8 and the latest OS X 10.10 but many are also contemplating if there will be an iPhone 6 announcement taking place. Update: after causing quite a stir on...

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Apple decorates the WWDC venue with '8' sign banners

Apple decorates the WWDC venue with '8' sign banners

31 May, 2014 | comments (58)

It looks like Apple will announce its next iteration of iOS and OS X at its upcoming World Wide Developers Conference, which will kick off on June 2 in San Francisco. The Cupertino giant has started to decorate its Moscone Center, the venue for...

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Counterclockwise: Apple iPhone 4, Asus Padfone, Nokia Oro

Counterclockwise: Apple iPhone 4, Asus Padfone, Nokia Oro

31 May, 2014 | comments (9)

After a short break our Counterclockwise series is making a return. This is our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened over the same seven days in the last few years. So sit tight for your weekly dose of...


Alleged iPhone 6 caught running iOS 7, is probably fake

Alleged iPhone 6 caught running iOS 7, is probably fake

30 May, 2014 | comments (57)

Images have leaked over in China showing a device running on iOS 7 that is said to be an Apple iPhone 6. As there's no video material of the device there's no way of telling if it's a real device and not a dummy but the icons on the screen appear to...

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Alleged shell from the upcoming iPhone 6 gets leaked

Alleged shell from the upcoming iPhone 6 gets leaked

30 May, 2014 | comments (25)

MacFixit has got its hands on what is said to be the shell of the upcoming iPhone 6. The shell is said to be that of the 4.7-inch variant, although there is supposedly also going to be a bigger version. The shell features antenna breaks at...

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Tim Cook shares his vision about Beats in a letter to employees

Tim Cook shares his vision about Beats in a letter to employees

29 May, 2014 | comments (61)

Apple's acquisition of Beats Music and Beats Electronics is now official and the deal is costing the Cupertino company $3 billion. But why is Apple paying so much for buy a music company like Beats? The answer comes from a Tim Cook's letter to...

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