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New images of the iPhone 5C surface

New images of the iPhone 5C surface

20 August, 2013 | comments (31)

We have seen some leaked images of the upcoming low-cost iPhone, named tentatively the iPhone 5C. Now we have received a couple of new images from case manufacturer Itskins, whose iPhone skins we have written about in the past. Back then we...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Alleged images of low cost iPhone surface

Alleged images of low cost iPhone surface

03 June, 2013 | comments (92)

Apple is rumored to be working on a more affordable iPhone for quite some time and even Tim Cook's denial of its existence isn't slowing down the gossip train. Today, purported images of the low cost iPhone have been spotted in China, pointing to a...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple's court filings reveal early iPhone designs

Apple's court filings reveal early iPhone designs

27 July, 2012 | comments (99)

The legal battle between Apple and Samsung may have become tiring to some but you can't deny the juiciness of some of the secrets that have been uncovered through internal documents since the two started going at each other. Case in point being...

Tags: Apple, Samsung


Original iPad to miss on the iOS 6 fun, iPhone 3GS safe for now

Original iPad to miss on the iOS 6 fun, iPhone 3GS safe for now

11 June, 2012 | comments (50)

The WWDC press conference is just hours away, but the rumors just can't stop coming in. This morning the Chinese forum WeiPhone.com brought links to the first builds of iOS for the different iDevices. The links still aren't working, but the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


AT&T sees 'tremendous, tremendous demand' for the 3GS

AT&T sees 'tremendous, tremendous demand' for the 3GS

22 October, 2011 | comments (62)

It's no secret now that Apple has sold a container ship-load of iPhone 4S in just a few days after the phone was made available for pre-orders, with over one million being booked in the first 24 hours. But the newcomer is not the only one...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


SIM-free iPhone 4S priced -  starts at CA$649/€629/£499

SIM-free iPhone 4S priced - starts at CA$649/€629/£499

05 October, 2011 | comments (95)

As usual, Apple only mentioned the pricing of the US version of the iPhone 4S at the announcement of the smartphone. Today, however, we also got the unlocked price of latest iPhone thanks to the regional Apple stores' websites. Canadians...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Unlocked iPhone 4 heading to Apple Stores in the US

Unlocked iPhone 4 heading to Apple Stores in the US

13 June, 2011 | comments (38)

If you are in US and if you have to buy an iPhone you would have two options. You could either get it on contract from either AT&T or Verizon or you could buy it without a contract. However, in each case the device would be locked to the network. So...


iPhone 4 is the most reliable yet breakable smartphone out there

iPhone 4 is the most reliable yet breakable smartphone out there

10 November, 2010 | comments (224)

SquareTrade, the largest independent warranty provider, rated some of the most popular smartphones out there by their reliability and as it turns out, Apple's iPhone 4 suffers from the least non-accident malfunctions compared to the competition....


Apple iPhone 3GS gets XGA video recording through a hack

Apple iPhone 3GS gets XGA video recording through a hack

1 November, 2010 | comments (37)

The iPhone 3GS is decisively starting to look outdated on the video front with its modest VGA capabilities. Fortunately the hacking community is right here to save it from mediocrity and bring it back on par with the best. Well, the iPhone 3GS...

Tags: Apple, Touch UI


EISA Awards 2010: which are the best of the best phones in Europe

EISA Awards 2010: which are the best of the best phones in Europe

16 August, 2010 | comments (202)

The EISA awards are out and the winners are not that unexpected. Apple, Samsung and even Sony Ericsson snatched awards in the Mobile Devices panel. There's also the traditional green award. The European Smartphone 2010-2011 award goes to the...


200,000 Samsung Glaxy S phones sold in South Korea in 10 days

200,000 Samsung Glaxy S phones sold in South Korea in 10 days

05 July, 2010 | comments (75)

The Samsung Galaxy S is selling very well - in South Korea. Samsung says it's because the Galaxy S is better tailored to the South Korean market than some of its competitors, like, say, the Apple iPhone 3GS. The iPhone 3GS has sold 800,000 units...


Gresso-designed  iPhone 4 is a joy to behold

Gresso-designed iPhone 4 is a joy to behold

29 June, 2010 | comments (66)

Sure, the Apple iPhone 4 is stylish on its own with its glass-coated body, metal frame and slim profile, but it still doesn't come anywhere near the Gresso limited edition version. Available in a couple of styles (for men and for women) the...

Tags: Apple, Touch UI


iOS 4 update is coming today, pre-ordered iPhone4's shipping

iOS 4 update is coming today, pre-ordered iPhone4's shipping

21 June, 2010 | comments (228)

A quick reminder in case you don't have it market on your calendars - today we're expecting the iOS 4 upgrade for the iPhone 3G and 3GS. In related news, the first pre-ordered iPhone4's have already started shipping a bit early and some of those are...


iPhone 4G put under microscope, 640x960px resolution confirmed?

iPhone 4G put under microscope, 640x960px resolution confirmed?

30 May, 2010 | comments (358)

The iPhone 4G continues it’s Magellan routine and going around the Earth - this time it showed up in the Czech Republic. Those clever Czech bloggers put it under a microscope to find out the screen resolution of the upcoming iPhone. Now, it’s not...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Rumors


iPhone 3GS price gets cut to $97 at Wal-Mart, down from $199

iPhone 3GS price gets cut to $97 at Wal-Mart, down from $199

25 May, 2010 | comments (61)

A new iPhone, a new price cut. Sure, the iPhone 4G/HD isn't official yet but pretty much everything there is to know about it has leaked. Anyway, Wal-Mart is cutting the price of the iPhone 3GS down to 97 US dollars. A price cut just before the...

Tags: Apple, iPhone


Stats on iPhone and Android show device and OS distributions

Stats on iPhone and Android show device and OS distributions

28 April, 2010 | comments (10)

Stats time again - this time we'll look at how Android OS versions are distributed as well as the iPhone OS. What do you think is more popular - iPhone 3G or 2nd-gen iPod touch? Which version of Android generates the most mobile Internet traffic?...

Tags: Android, iPhone, Misc


Thought it's time for something Else -  meet the First ELSE to come

Thought it's time for something Else - meet the First ELSE to come

25 November, 2009 | comments (88)

Today Emblaze Mobile announced their new smartphone running on the relatively unknown Access Linux Platform (ALP). Developed from scratch in close cooperation with OS developers, the First ELSE have taken them two years to develop but the end result...

Tags: Touch UI


Palm Pre finally gets video recording, unofficially though

Palm Pre finally gets video recording, unofficially though

24 November, 2009 | comments (12)

So far Palm Pre has been enjoying video-less existence much like the iPhone in its toddling years. And again, much like on the iPhone, the Palm Pre's first try in video recording is via an unofficial third-party application. Palm Pre is now...

Tags: Palm, Touch UI, WebOS, Misc


iPhone 3G and 3GS heading to RadioShack, maybe Verizon too

iPhone 3G and 3GS heading to RadioShack, maybe Verizon too

08 November, 2009 | comments (56)

Oh, iPhone. Every shop wants thee. RadioShack, or “The Shack” as hipsters call it, announced that it will be offering the iPhone 3G and 3GS by the end of this month to a limited number of stores initially. Their press release (if you could call...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Rumors


ARM announces the first mobile multicore processor - Cortex-A5

ARM announces the first mobile multicore processor - Cortex-A5

22 October, 2009 | comments (40)

ARM have just launched the ARM Cortex-A5 MPCore processor - their first multicore processor intended for usage in mobile devices. According to the company this is the smallest and most power-efficient multicore processor that is capable of...

Tags: Misc