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iPhone 6 unveiling date to be September 9

iPhone 6 unveiling date to be September 9

05 August, 2014 | comments (99)

The much anticipated official introduction of the next generation iPhone is bound to take place on Tuesday, September 9, according to some new information revealed today. Previously, we were working with the assumption that the grand unveiling...

Tags: iOS, Apple, Rumors


5.5” iPhone 6 tipped to have faster CPU than the 4.7” model

5.5” iPhone 6 tipped to have faster CPU than the 4.7” model

04 August, 2014 | comments (50)

The highly anticipated 5.5” Apple iPhone 6 might feature more powerful hardware than its 4.7” sibling. The word got out from an analyst report to investors obtained by Appleinsider, citing Asian supply chain checks. The 5.5” iPhone 6 is...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple outs iOS 8 beta 5 for developers to play with

Apple outs iOS 8 beta 5 for developers to play with

04 August, 2014 | comments (14)

Exactly two weeks after the fourth beta release of iOS 8 became available for developers to play and tinker with, here we are seeing the update notification to iOS 8 beta 5. The update comes in at around 270MB on the iPhone, but its size...

Tags: iOS, Apple


Apple iPad Air 2 back panel leaks again

Apple iPad Air 2 back panel leaks again

04 August, 2014 | comments (12)

The Apple iPad Air sequel is expected a month after the iPhone 6 (which is due in mid-September) and we've already seen its front and back from various stages of the prototyping process. Now we get another look at the back, this time with the Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iOS users spend seven times more time online than Android users

iOS users spend seven times more time online than Android users

03 August, 2014 | comments (125)

According to a report by Net Applications, iOS users are seven times more active online compared to Android users. Net Applications monitors over 40,000 websites to check the traffic from mobile devices and has found out that 44.62% of users...

Tags: iOS, Android


Week 31 in review: iPhone 6, Xperia Z3 Compact, Nokia X2

Week 31 in review: iPhone 6, Xperia Z3 Compact, Nokia X2

03 August, 2014 | comments (30)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 31 of 2014 saw a lot of rumors and interesting leaks, as well as speculation whether the Nokia X2 will live or...


Counterclockwise: iPhone rumors, Skype on WM, and the Nokia 500

Counterclockwise: iPhone rumors, Skype on WM, and the Nokia 500

01 August, 2014 | comments (4)

This weeks' edition of Counterclockwise has us looking back at several historic milestones for the likes of Skype, Samsung, Nokia, and Apple. Early August is typically the time when iPhone rumors start ramping up in anticipation of Apple's events,...


You can now pre-order a gold Apple iPhone 6 from Brikk

You can now pre-order a gold Apple iPhone 6 from Brikk

29 July, 2014 | comments (68)

Apple iPhone 6 is yet to be announced, but you can already pre-order one in 24-carat gold or platinum. The Los Angeles-based designer and manufacturer of luxury accessories Brikk has opened the order books for the hotly anticipated smartphone....

Tags: Apple, iOS


Leaked iPhone 6 motherboard has NFC chip

Leaked iPhone 6 motherboard has NFC chip

27 July, 2014 | comments (90)

Some new images of the iPhone 6 motherboard PCB have leaked from French website NowWhereElse. The PCB is bigger than the one on the iPhone 5s, hinting at the larger size and the screw slots align with the previously leaked case designs. But the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

23 July, 2014 | comments (22)

Online retailer XtremeGuard has the Apple iPhone 6 covered with screen protectors. The listings have both the rumored 4.7" as well as the 5.5" iPhone 6 models. The site offers protectors for the iPhone 6 and 6c but interestingly thinks that Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple Q3 earnings are in: iPhone solid, iPad, not so much

Apple Q3 earnings are in: iPhone solid, iPad, not so much

22 July, 2014 | comments (89)

Apple's revenues for Q3 2014 are in and the Cupertino tech-giant has brought in some decent numbers. The company has reported $37.4 billion in revenue; very close to the optimistic forecast of $38 billion. The nt profit Apple was able to make in Q3...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple denies including privacy backdoors in iOS

Apple denies including privacy backdoors in iOS

22 July, 2014 | comments (32)

In a recent research paper which highlights back doors and surveillance mechanisms in iOS devices, security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski brought to light some potential issues with the mobile OS that could potentially be used to compromise user...

Tags: iOS, Rumors


Next iPad Mini to get Air moniker and be 30% thinner

Next iPad Mini to get Air moniker and be 30% thinner

22 July, 2014 | comments (24)

The iPhone 6 isn't having the rumormill all for itself, as today the Chinese media has published reports for the upcoming iPad Mini 3 and a 12.9" iPad. As per the reports, the upcoming iPad Mini is going to be 30% thinner than its predecessor....

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iOS 8 beta 4 is now available for developers

iOS 8 beta 4 is now available for developers

21 July, 2014 | comments (20)

The fourth beta version of the upcoming iOS 8 is now ready for developers to download and play with. It comes around two weeks after the third beta saw the light of day, and as you might expect it brings with it many small improvements. If you...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iPhone 6 tipped to launch on September 19

Apple iPhone 6 tipped to launch on September 19

21 July, 2014 | comments (62)

A promotional flyer for the upcoming Apple iPhone 6 has been posted by a Weibo user in China. It depicts two iPhone smartphones, a 4.7" and a 5.5" one, alongside their respective prices. A lot of rumors have suggested that Apple is considering to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


EU demands re-classification of games with in-app purchases

EU demands re-classification of games with in-app purchases

20 July, 2014 | comments (26)

In-app purchases are some of the trickiest, most annoying aspects of gaming today, and the phenomenon is becoming increasingly prevalent in the mobile landscape. Many business models of “free” games revolve around in-app purchases with sometimes key...

Tags: Google, Android, Apple, iOS


iPhone 6 sapphire crystal display cover gets an arrow shot at it

iPhone 6 sapphire crystal display cover gets an arrow shot at it

19 July, 2014 | comments (59)

The iPhone 6 display is a hot topic of discussion these days, not just because it will be larger than its predecessors but also because of the use of sapphire crystal for the display cover. We have seen the panel being put to test in a video...

Tags: Apple, iOS


New Apple iPhone 6 images arrive, tell a familiar story

New Apple iPhone 6 images arrive, tell a familiar story

18 July, 2014 | comments (135)

The Apple iPhone 6 leak marathon continues and as the finish line approaches, everyone involved is picking up the pace. Today we get yet another batch of live photos showing the upcoming Apple smartphone in its white version. Apple iPhone...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Spigen confirms Apple iPhone 6 design in a case listing

Spigen confirms Apple iPhone 6 design in a case listing

18 July, 2014 | comments (31)

Spigen is jumping the gun posting cases for unreleased smartphones yet again. This time, the case maker has uploaded a few of its transparent cases for the iPhone 6. Doing so, the company inadvertently (or not) confirms the design of the upcoming...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple iPhone 6 to come with an improved TouchID sensor

Apple iPhone 6 to come with an improved TouchID sensor

17 July, 2014 | comments (22)

The TouchID fingerprint scanner was one of the key selling points of the Apple iPhone 5s and while its initial reception was mixed at best, the sheer number of devices to come with a fingerprint scanner since suggests it was a smart move. So it will...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors