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Apple Pay may finally be coming to Canada this Fall

Apple Pay may finally be coming to Canada this Fall

18 April, 2015 | comments (7)

During the past few months, Apple has made it abundantly clear that it is ready and more than willing to invest heftily in pushing its new NFC-based payment system. The Cupertino giant has really sets its goals high with Apple Pay and despite some...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


The next Apple iPhone body might utilize 7000 series aluminum

The next Apple iPhone body might utilize 7000 series aluminum

16 April, 2015 | comments (70)

According to a new report on the web, the successors of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus might have a body made of 7000 series aluminum. The innovative alloy is currently utilized in the entry-level Apple Watch Sport. Commonly used in competition...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple Watch to be available for in-store purchase in June

Apple Watch to be available for in-store purchase in June

16 April, 2015 | comments (10)

In the recent weeks, there have been reports that Apple won't be selling the Apple Watch to walk-in customers until the first wave of customer demand has passed - those who want to purchase the smartwatch will have to pre-order it online. Now, the...


This year’s Apple Developer Conference will kick off on June 8

This year’s Apple Developer Conference will kick off on June 8

14 April, 2015 | comments (14)

Apple announced the official dates for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference. WWDC 2015 will take place between June 8 and June 12 in San Francisco’s Moscone Center. Developers who are interested in the event can apply for tickets...

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Apple iOS 8.4 beta is now seeding to registered developers

Apple iOS 8.4 beta is now seeding to registered developers

13 April, 2015 | comments (28)

Less than a week after it released iOS 8.3 to the general public, Apple released iOS 8.4 beta to registered developers. The new firmware brings a redesigned Music application to the Cupertino giant’s mobile platform. The new Music app for...

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The Top 10 trending phones of Week 15

The Top 10 trending phones of Week 15

12 April, 2015 | comments (15)

In another issue of our now traditional weekly Top 10 trending chart we see long-standing champion Samsung Galaxy S6 at the top once again. In the absence of any genuine flagship competition, we don't see that changing at least until the launch of...


Apple Watch now available for pre-order on Apple online store

Apple Watch now available for pre-order on Apple online store

10 April, 2015 | comments (20)

Apple has opened up the pre-orders for the Apple Watch. All three versions - Apple Watch, Apple Watch Sport, and Apple Watch Edition - in various color, size, and strap combination, are now available. The prices range from $349 for the base...


The Apple watch might come as late as May for some buyers

The Apple watch might come as late as May for some buyers

09 April, 2015 | comments (32)

If you have been following the developments around Apple's smart wearable, you are surely aware of two important dates - April 10 and April 24. Preorders for the Apple Watch start tomorrow and initial units are said to ship two weeks later. As we...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple's iOS 8.3 is now out for all supported devices

Apple's iOS 8.3 is now out for all supported devices

08 April, 2015 | comments (108)

After a few betas for developers and a couple of public beta releases for consumers, iOS 8.3 has been finalized by Apple. The new software version is now in the process of rolling out to all supported mobile devices. iOS 8.3 brings with it a very...


Alleged photos and video of iPad mini 4 housing leak

Alleged photos and video of iPad mini 4 housing leak

07 April, 2015 | comments (21)

Live photos and video footage of an alleged Apple iPad mini 4 housing made the rounds online. The yet to be revealed slate is expected to be a significant improvement over the iPad mini 3 it is bound to replace. The leak comes courtesy of...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The Top 10 trending phones of week 14

The Top 10 trending phones of week 14

05 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Another week and another trending devices list. Looking at the top 10 most-interesting devices in our database, there are some quite expected results, but major curveballs are also present. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a recap list of the...


Apple Watch might be delayed in Switzerland due to patent issues

Apple Watch might be delayed in Switzerland due to patent issues

04 April, 2015 | comments (16)

The Apple Watch is entering the home stretch and is getting close to its release date. In the US, preorders are set for April 10 and you should be able to get one as early as April 24, if you manage to time things right. This, however, might not be...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The Apple Watch will be available for in-store pickup at launch

The Apple Watch will be available for in-store pickup at launch

04 April, 2015 | comments (31)

The Apple Watch is now inching toward its release date and excitement is at an all-time high. The Cupertino tech giant has set preorders for its smart wearable for April 10 and the first batch of units should be made available to eager consumers on...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Galaxy S6 edge and HTC One M9 and iPhone 6 undergo bend test

Galaxy S6 edge and HTC One M9 and iPhone 6 undergo bend test

03 April, 2015 | comments (213)

Dredging up a controversial issue from the past, Square Trade decided to redo Bendgate tests this time including the new Samsung Galaxy S6 edge and HTC One M9. The phones were tested twice – once until they visibly bend and again until they are...

Tags: Apple, Samsung, HTC, Misc


Samsung to make Apple A9 chips for the next iPhone

Samsung to make Apple A9 chips for the next iPhone

03 April, 2015 | comments (112)

Samsung Electronics has reportedly bagged an order to manufacture mobile chips for the next generation Apple products. Bloomberg reported that Samsung has will make the Apple A9 chipset meant to be used in next generation iPhone and iPad...


Force Touch sensor may be exclusive to the iPhone 6s Plus

Force Touch sensor may be exclusive to the iPhone 6s Plus

02 April, 2015 | comments (67)

Apple debuted Force Touch the Apple Watch, a technology that can tell apart light taps and deep presses dubbed "force click." The new MacBook 12" has it on its trackpad. And the rumor is that the next generation iPhone 6s Plus will adopt it...

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Survey reveals Apple Pay users experience problems at checkout

Survey reveals Apple Pay users experience problems at checkout

01 April, 2015 | comments (33)

A survey conducted by Phoenix Marketing International shows that two thirds of Apple Pay users encounter difficulties using the system at checkout. Out of the 3,000 surveyed with an iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, 66% are using Apple Pay. Half of them...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Carphone Warehouse will not carry the Apple Watch at launch

Carphone Warehouse will not carry the Apple Watch at launch

01 April, 2015 | comments (15)

In another episode of Apple's marketing strategy for its Watch, we've now learned that Carphone Warehouse will be left out of the initial launch and won't be offering the wearable on April 24. The info has been revealed by no other than Graham...

Tags: Apple, Android


iPhone 6C rear casing reportedly shown in leaked pictures

iPhone 6C rear casing reportedly shown in leaked pictures

30 March, 2015 | comments (53)

Last week we first heard about the prospect of Apple launching an iPhone 6C later this year, and today we already get a couple of images purportedly depicting its rear shell. The iPhone 6C is supposed to be the successor to the iPhone 5C (which...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

The Top 10 trending phones of week 13

29 March, 2015 | comments (10)

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is on top of our weekly trending phones chart yet again, and leads by a country mile. A good 100k hits per day behind, the affordable and hugely popular Galaxy Grand Prime takes the second, inches ahead of another offering by...