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New iPhone 6 dummy pictures come in Gold

New iPhone 6 dummy pictures come in Gold

10 May, 2014 | comments (130)

The Apple iPhone 6 rumor mill is getting busier by the week with rumors flying around pointing to display sizes, sapphire coatings and a number of dummy units and panels hinting at the design of the device. The latest leak shows a new Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple iPhone 6 could launch as early as August

Apple iPhone 6 could launch as early as August

09 May, 2014 | comments (53)

Reports coming in from Taiwan suggest the iPhone 6 could be unveiled as early as August and launch a couple of weeks later as per Apple's tradition. Those reports target the "smaller" 4.7" iPhone 6 and not the rumored 5.5" variant. The latter is...

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Apple and Samsung command 106% of industry profits

Apple and Samsung command 106% of industry profits

08 May, 2014 | comments (41)

Apple is by far the most profitable smartphone manufacturer in the business right now, with 65% of industry share, and Samsung with a 41% share. All the other players in the smartphone game either had a negative share or essentially broke even...


Apple discontinues the iPhone 4, again

Apple discontinues the iPhone 4, again

08 May, 2014 | comments (39)

Times of India brought news that Apple is resurrecting the iPhone 4 earlier this year and now it brings news of its demise. One of the three leading Apple partners in the country said that the older model helped Apple doubled the user base. That...

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Nokia HERE apps for Android and iOS

Nokia HERE apps for Android and iOS

05 May, 2014 | comments (79)

There's strong evidence to believe that Nokia plans on releasing their collection of HERE apps for Android and iOS. The Finnish company released two job postings that call for mobile software engineers who have experience in iOS and Android...

Tags: Nokia, Android, iOS, Rumors


iPhone 6 dummy compared to iPhone 5s, Galaxy S5

iPhone 6 dummy compared to iPhone 5s, Galaxy S5

05 May, 2014 | comments (124)

We’ve seen a couple of alleged iPhone 6 dummies but this one is the most complete yet. Better still, the photos show it next to the current iPhone 5s and the Samsung Galaxy S5. If this dummy is the real deal, the new iPhone 6 will bring more than...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Plenty of active iPhone 4s devices point at huge upgrade cycle

Plenty of active iPhone 4s devices point at huge upgrade cycle

03 May, 2014 | comments (82)

The hotly anticipated iPhone 6 looks bound to be a bigger success than expected. Research data from Morgan Stanley which shows a huge number of active iPhone 4 and 4s devices points at a massive upgrade cycle in the making. The data which...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Samsung to pay Apple $119 million for patent infringement

Samsung to pay Apple $119 million for patent infringement

03 May, 2014 | comments (134)

The Round 2 of Apple vs. Samsung legal war is coming to an end and once again Apple has ended up on the winning side. The US court has found Samsung guilty of infringing on two of Apple's patents and the company now has to pay Apple $119,625,000 in...


Apple shipping sapphire to China for iPhone 6 display

Apple shipping sapphire to China for iPhone 6 display

01 May, 2014 | comments (52)

It's not exactly a secret that the iPhone 6's display is going to be made out of sapphire for extra scratch resistance. Now UBS Research's first quarter preview on GT Advanced Technologies, which is the company that's been contracted by Apple to...

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Another Apple iPhone 6 dummy unit makes the rounds

Another Apple iPhone 6 dummy unit makes the rounds

30 April, 2014 | comments (102)

Yet another alleged Apple iPhone 6 dummy unit made the rounds online. The mockup is of much higher quality than the one we saw earlier today, thus potentially giving us a better look of the upcoming smartphone. Alleged iPhone 6 mockup...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Alleged Apple iPhone 6 dummy shows updated design

Alleged Apple iPhone 6 dummy shows updated design

30 April, 2014 | comments (95)

We've seen alleged sketches of the Apple iPhone 6, which led to the creation of a 3D render of what the final deice might look like. Now, a "very reliable" source from China sent photos of a physical dummy of the device. The dummy looks like an...

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Kantar: WP going strong in Europe,  Android still dominates

Kantar: WP going strong in Europe, Android still dominates

28 April, 2014 | comments (43)

Global analytics company Kantar Worldpanel has released its latest global smartphone market share report for the 3-month period ending in March 2014. The data shows what's the distribution of Android, Windows Phone, iOS and BlackBerry in terms of...


Apple initiates iPhone 5 power button replacement program

Apple initiates iPhone 5 power button replacement program

26 April, 2014 | comments (73)

Apple has initiated the iPhone 5 sleep/wake button replacement program for those with a malfunctioning button. Under this program, if you have an eligible iPhone 5, Apple will replace the button free of cost. Apple has determined that the...

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Galaxy S5 outsells iPhone 5s over launch weekend

Galaxy S5 outsells iPhone 5s over launch weekend

24 April, 2014 | comments (111)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 scored more sales in its launch weekend than the iPhone 5s in its respective period. More specifically, the Galaxy S5 snug 25% and 18% of the smartphone market share in the USA and Canada for that period. The iPhone 5s did...


Apple iOS 7.1.1 is now seeding, brings minor improvements

Apple iOS 7.1.1 is now seeding, brings minor improvements

22 April, 2014 | comments (65)

Apple quietly released iOS 7.1.1. As its number suggests, the latest firmware update from Cupertino brings minor improvements, security and bug fixes. The new OS update is 26.1MB large. It improves Touch ID fingerprint recognition, fixes a...

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Google will help Samsung’s defense in its trial against Apple

Google will help Samsung’s defense in its trial against Apple

22 April, 2014 | comments (75)

Google will aid Samsung’s legal defense in the currently ongoing trial against Apple as part of a contractual obligation between the two tech behemoths. A Google lawyer who testified during the currently going trial revealed the arrangement. ...

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A third of all Samsung Galaxy S5 upgrades leave an iPhone behind

A third of all Samsung Galaxy S5 upgrades leave an iPhone behind

17 April, 2014 | comments (176)

According to a report in The Telegraph, more than a third (38% to be precise) of the users who upgraded to a Samsung Galaxy S5 switched from an Apple iPhone. The data has been gathered from the mobile trade-in website CompareMyMobile. The...


New shots of alleged Apple iPhone 6 front panel leak

New shots of alleged Apple iPhone 6 front panel leak

15 April, 2014 | comments (121)

Factory floors out of China have long been sources of leaked shots of upcoming Apple devices, and apparently the anticipated iPhone 6 is no exception. The latest alleged shot has it next to an iPhone 5S, showing off the rumored larger screen of...

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comScore: Apple and Android continue to dominate in the US

comScore: Apple and Android continue to dominate in the US

05 April, 2014 | comments (17)

The latest comScore report on the trends in the US smartphone industry for the three months ending in February, 2014 is out. As one can expect, Apple is the top smartphone manufacturer with 41.3% market share, while the global market leader,...


Apple WWDC 2014 conference set for June 2-6

Apple WWDC 2014 conference set for June 2-6

03 April, 2014 | comments (22)

The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference is taking place in San Francisco starting June 2, Monday. It's going to last five days through June 6 and Apple says 1000 of its engineers and 5000 developers are going to attend. This year, Apple...

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