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Apple seeds iOS 7 beta 3 to registered developers

Apple seeds iOS 7 beta 3 to registered developers

09 July, 2013 | comments (37)

Apple has started seeding the third version of the developer preview of iOS 7 to registered developers. If you have it installed on your device, you should have gotten a prompt to update it by now. As usual, there are several minor changes...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Kantar: iOS usage grows 3.5% in the US, gets closer to Android

Kantar: iOS usage grows 3.5% in the US, gets closer to Android

08 July, 2013 | comments (65)

A market research conducted by analyst company Kantar Worldpanel shows that iOS has grabbed 41.9% of the smartphone market in the US for the three-month period ending in May. That's an increase of 3.5 percent points over the same period of last...

Tags: Android, iOS, Misc


Alleged images and video of budget Apple iPhone emerge

Alleged images and video of budget Apple iPhone emerge

06 July, 2013 | comments (161)

A slew of alleged images and video footage of Apple's much talked about budget iPhone made an appearance on the web. The photos look in line with the leaked colored shells from last week. The images reveal a svelte-looking handset with a 4"...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple and SKT negotiate over LTE-A version of iPhone 5S

Apple and SKT negotiate over LTE-A version of iPhone 5S

01 July, 2013 | comments (50)

An SK Telecom executive, who preferred to stay anonymous, confirmed the carrier has approached Apple to negotiate an LTE-Advanced capable version of the next iPhone. According to the unnamed executive "SK Telecom is approaching Apple to put our...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Kantar: Android dominates EU, WP closes gap to iOS

Kantar: Android dominates EU, WP closes gap to iOS

01 July, 2013 | comments (55)

According to market reasearch company Kantar Worldpanel, Android is the dominating force in the top five European countries accounting for well over 70% of the market. The UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain are not the only countries where the...


Purported images of low-cost iPhone back cover emerge

Purported images of low-cost iPhone back cover emerge

29 June, 2013 | comments (164)

Alleged photos of a back cover for an upcoming low-cost iPhone have made the rounds on the web. The images reveal a bright-green back shell, which falls in line with previous rumors about a cheaper iPhone, bound to offered in multiple colors....

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

IDC: Western Europe buys fewer phones, prefers Android to iOS

26 June, 2013 | comments (45)

The phone market in Western Europe has shifter in Q1 2013, reports analyst firm IDC. In what has been the quarter of slowest market growth since 2004, feature phone shipments fell 31% to just 12 million and even smartphones took a hit. Android...


Apple iOS 7 beta 2 now seeding to developers and beta users

Apple iOS 7 beta 2 now seeding to developers and beta users

24 June, 2013 | comments (91)

The offical changelog of the latest release of Apple's upcoming iOS doesn't say much about what has changed under the hood. Visually, we didn't spot anything different but performance-wise iOS 7 definitely feels snappier now. Still, we noticed...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Walmart discounts the iPhone 4S and iPhone 5 indefinitely

Walmart discounts the iPhone 4S and iPhone 5 indefinitely

23 June, 2013 | comments (35)

With the iPhone nearing its annual refresh cycle, Walmart has jumped the gun and put the current Apple smartphone offering in the discount corner to make space for the upcoming iPhone. As a result, the Apple iPhone 4S and Apple iPhone 5 have both...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Alleged pictures of the Apple iPhone 5S leak

Alleged pictures of the Apple iPhone 5S leak

21 June, 2013 | comments (164)

While Apple successfully managed to be tightlipped about the iOS 7, it looks like it's not having the same luck keeping the upcoming iPhone 5S a secret. Two new images of what claim to be the next generation iPhone have surfaced and show us what we...


Alleged photo of iPhone 5S front panel shows only minor changes

Alleged photo of iPhone 5S front panel shows only minor changes

19 June, 2013 | comments (78)

The upcoming iPhone 5S keeps leaking piece by piece – we've already seen the frame of the screen, now the whole front assembly has been photographed. Put alongside the front assembly of the current iPhone 5, there's barely any noticeable...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS, Rumors


Here's the 364 diamond studded gold iPhone 5 you wanted

Here's the 364 diamond studded gold iPhone 5 you wanted

17 June, 2013 | comments (70)

Is the £10 million Stuart Hughes iPhone 5 covered with gold and diamonds too rich for your blood? Well peasant, Goldgenie introduced the Superstar series just for you. It comes in two variations – Gold Superstar with 200g of 18K gold and the Gold...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS


AT&T updates iPhone 5/4S with Emergency Alerts support

AT&T updates iPhone 5/4S with Emergency Alerts support

15 June, 2013 | comments (12)

AT&T has started pushing out a software update for the iPhone 5 and the iPhone 4S in the US, which adds support for Wireless Emergency Alerts. Once you install this update, your phone will be able to receive these alerts, which are issued by the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, AT&T


Not all iOS 7 features will be coming to older iDevices

Not all iOS 7 features will be coming to older iDevices

11 June, 2013 | comments (331)

iOS 7 brings a plethora of new upgrades and improvements, and is by Apple's own admission the largest update since the introduction of the operating system. It introduced many features like camera filters, AirDrop cloud sharing, as well as updates...

Tags: iOS, Apple


Get your hands on the beta version of iOS 7 now

Get your hands on the beta version of iOS 7 now

11 June, 2013 | comments (59)

The latest build of Apples popular mobile operating system, iOS 7, is now available for download through Apple's developer portal. Naturally, you need a developer's account to get access to it. In case you missed it, Apple announced iOS 7...

Tags: Apple, iOS, iPhone


iOS 7 announced: new look, Siri, multitasking, toggles and more

iOS 7 announced: new look, Siri, multitasking, toggles and more

10 June, 2013 | comments (776)

Apple just updated both its platforms – we already saw the new Mac OS X, now it's time for iOS 7. It brings a ton of usability improvements, many of which we've found missing in iOS for quite a while now. New look and more capable...

Tags: Apple, iOS, iPhone


Apple puts up '7' sign banners at WWDC, confirms next iOS version 

Apple puts up '7' sign banners at WWDC, confirms next iOS version 

07 June, 2013 | comments (133)

Apple is expected to announce its next iteration of iOS in its upcoming World Wide Developers Conference, which will kick start on June 10. Apple has begun to decorate its Moscone Center in San Francisco, the venue for WWDC 2013, and...

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comScore: Apple beats Samsung in US, Android top OS

comScore: Apple beats Samsung in US, Android top OS

06 June, 2013 | comments (73)

comScore has released its detailed breakdown of the active smartphone users in the US for the trimester ending in April 2013. Apple is the top manufacturer with 39.2% followed by Samsung at 22.0%. Keep in mind that these results do not include the...


Samsung Galaxy S4 outsells iPhone 5 for the first time in US

Samsung Galaxy S4 outsells iPhone 5 for the first time in US

06 June, 2013 | comments (86)

The latest highlight in what has turned out to be a record-breaking sales season for Samsung is its unprecedented performance in the US last month. There its Galaxy S4 flagship was finally able to outsell the Apple iPhone 5 across three of the four...


Leaked parts point to new color options for next iPhone

Leaked parts point to new color options for next iPhone

05 June, 2013 | comments (43)

The hotly-anticipated Apple iPhone 5S is makings the rounds in the Rumorland for quite some time. We have already seen few concepts and purported images of the upcoming iPhone, but none have been conclusive so far. Now, the alleged images of the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors