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The Top 10 trending phones of week 11

The Top 10 trending phones of week 11

15 March, 2015 | comments (19)

This year's high-end offering from Samsung, the Galaxy S6 is firmly on top of our weekly interest chart, garnering more than twice the number of hits of the second-placed Galaxy A7. The top-of-the-line A-series model, on the other hand, shot...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Asus


Apple outs iOS 8.3 public beta along with developer release

Apple outs iOS 8.3 public beta along with developer release

12 March, 2015 | comments (17)

Apple has officially launched iOS 8.2 earlier this week, but the company hasn't stopped working on the next release of its mobile operating system either. We've already seen two beta versions of iOS 8.3 going out to developers, and today Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple Watch competitors get removed from company stores

Apple Watch competitors get removed from company stores

11 March, 2015 | comments (31)

Apple stopped offering a number of fitness bands from its retail stores. The move is interpreted as clearing the way for the soon to be available Apple Watch (the wearable will begin shipping on April 24). Popular fitness bands such as the...

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Apple to ship 3M Watches in the initial batch

Apple to ship 3M Watches in the initial batch

11 March, 2015 | comments (37)

The Apple Watch sure polarized opinions upon its launch a couple of days ago at the company's Spring forward event. What's become the center of controversy is mainly the product's pricing, as design and functionality were already revealed last...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


WSJ: next Apple iPhone will have Force Touch-enabled display

WSJ: next Apple iPhone will have Force Touch-enabled display

10 March, 2015 | comments (39)

According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Apple’s next iPhone will have a Force Touch—capable display. The technology is already present on the Apple Watch, as well as the brand new MacBook. Apple Force Touch senses the amount of...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Here's what the different steel Watch versions will cost you

Here's what the different steel Watch versions will cost you

09 March, 2015 | comments (113)

The stainless steel version of the Apple Watch is probably going to be the most popular option among future Apple Watch customers. It offers rich customization options - for the watch body color and the strap used. Twenty different versions...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iOS 8.2 is now seeding to devices worldwide

Apple iOS 8.2 is now seeding to devices worldwide

09 March, 2015 | comments (94)

Apple began seeding iOS 8.2 to compatible devices worldwide. The Cupertino giant’s CEO Tim Cook announced the new firmware’s availability during the company’s Spring Forward event. The most important change that iOS 8.2 brings is support for...


Apple Watch pricing starts at $349, pre-order it from April 10

Apple Watch pricing starts at $349, pre-order it from April 10

09 March, 2015 | comments (90)

The pricing of the three main versions of the Apple Watch was finally announced at the company's Spring forward event. The Apple Watch Sport is made out of special aluminum alloy, which is 60% tougher than regular alloys, but still as light....

Tags: Apple, iOS


Watch Apple's Spring Forward event live here

Watch Apple's Spring Forward event live here

09 March, 2015 | comments (23)

Apple's "Spring Forward" event is set about to begin (it starts at 10AM PDT/5PM GMT) and will naturally have a live stream, but, as usual only for OSX and iOS devices. The official stream can be found on Apple's website, but if you are not on an...

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Apple patent filing points at future waterproof iPhone

Apple patent filing points at future waterproof iPhone

08 March, 2015 | comments (120)

Future Apple iPhone models might be waterproof. A patent filing reveals that the Cupertino giant is researching waterproofing methods for its hardware. Apple’s process involves coating the device’s internal components with hydrophobic...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Here's what you can expect from the Apple Spring Forward event

Here's what you can expect from the Apple Spring Forward event

07 March, 2015 | comments (34)

MWC 2015 is now behind us, but that doesn't mean all is calm in the tech world. Apple might have skipped the Barcelona venue, but the tech giant has an event prepared for next Monday - March 9. It is entitled "Spring Forward" and will begin at...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iOS 8.2 leaked release notes, will probably start seeding next week

iOS 8.2 leaked release notes, will probably start seeding next week

06 March, 2015 | comments (25)

iOS 8.2 has been in the works for quite some time. Last month we reported that a beta 5 version of the software has been made available to developers and rumors point towards next Monday - March 9, as the official release date for the final build....


iPhone 6s rumored to sport 2GB of RAM, Apple SIM too

iPhone 6s rumored to sport 2GB of RAM, Apple SIM too

04 March, 2015 | comments (200)

If Apple will keep doing what it's been doing for a few years, in 2015 we're bound to see the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus launch. And now it looks like the first rumors about the duo are starting to surface. According to an unnamed "person...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Gartner: Apple is now the world's top smartphone vendor

Gartner: Apple is now the world's top smartphone vendor

04 March, 2015 | comments (134)

Apple dethroned Samsung to become the world's top smartphone vendor in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to a latest report from market research firm Gartner. As per the report, the Cupertino-based company sold a total of 74.83 million...


Apple to seed iOS 8.2 next week, iOS 8.3 to follow shortly after

Apple to seed iOS 8.2 next week, iOS 8.3 to follow shortly after

28 February, 2015 | comments (48)

Apple might release the final version of iOS 8.2 to the general public as early as this Monday, as per a report by BGR. The last release was iOS 8.2 beta 5 at the start of February. iOS 8.3 is already in the works and is expected to have 4 beta...

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Apple captures record 88.7% of smartphone profits

Apple captures record 88.7% of smartphone profits

27 February, 2015 | comments (226)

According to a latest report from market research firm Strategy Analytics, Apple iOS captured a record-high 88.7% global smartphone profit share in Q4, 2014, up from 70.5% in Q4 2013. On the other hand, Android took a record-low 11.3% profit...

Tags: Apple, Google, Android, iOS


Apple announces March 9 event, probably about the Watch

Apple announces March 9 event, probably about the Watch

26 February, 2015 | comments (31)

Apple's first wearable is on track to be released in April. Ahead of that, however, the company looks set to hold a special press event just for the Apple Watch. This will happen on March 9, as has just been revealed by Apple itself through an...

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Apple ordered to pay $533 million for infringing Smartflash's patents

Apple ordered to pay $533 million for infringing Smartflash's patents

25 February, 2015 | comments (79)

A US court has ordered Apple to pay $532.9 million in damages after the company was found guilty of infringing three patents owned by Texas-based patent licensing company Smartflash. The patents are related to digital rights management (DRM), data...

Tags: Apple, lawsuit


Chase Bank says it has activated over 1 million Apple Pay accounts

Chase Bank says it has activated over 1 million Apple Pay accounts

25 February, 2015 | comments (16)

Chase Bank has revealed that more than one million of its customers are using their debit/credit cards with Apple's mobile payments service Apple Pay, which launched in the US in late October last year. It was also revealed that the bank's...

Tags: Apple, Apple Pay


Samsung will supply DDR4 RAM modules for LG and Apple

Samsung will supply DDR4 RAM modules for LG and Apple

24 February, 2015 | comments (54)

Samsung is truly a formidable giant in the tech world and this is definitely not confined to mobile devices. The Korean company makes a huge part of its profit from chip sales and buying silicon from Samsung is a pretty common practice in the...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, LG