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Apple will begin seeding iOS 8.4 at 8AM PT on June 30

Apple will begin seeding iOS 8.4 at 8AM PT on June 30

29 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Apple will begin seeding iOS 8.4 at 8AM Pacific time this coming Tuesday, June 30. Typically, the Cupertino giant seeds iOS updates at 10AM Pacific time. Apparently, Apple plans to release the new iOS build a tad earlier than usual in...

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The next iPhone has reportedly entered early production

The next iPhone has reportedly entered early production

27 June, 2015 | comments (113)

According to a report in Bloomberg, the next Apple iPhone has entered early production. The Cupertino giant is expected to unveil the successors of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in September. The next-generation iPhone lineup is tipped to...

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Apple iPad mini 4 nearing, case leak reveals

Apple iPad mini 4 nearing, case leak reveals

20 June, 2015 | comments (15)

It was only yesterday that we told you that the original Apple iPad mini was pulled off from the company's online store. A subsequent leak now gives us a hint as to the logic behind its disappearance. A set of live images, portraying what is...

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Apple iPhone 6S to pack Force Touch display, stronger aluminum

Apple iPhone 6S to pack Force Touch display, stronger aluminum

17 June, 2015 | comments (78)

KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo might be a name that doesn't ring a bell, but the guy has a good track record of guessing the next iPhones right, well before the official announcement. Today he supplied us with a new portion of details about the...

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Apple Watch in-store pickup now available worldwide

Apple Watch in-store pickup now available worldwide

17 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Apple Watch is available exclusively online since its launch in April. Apple just couldn’t produce as many Watches as people wanted, so it focused on delivering the first batches to its online customers only. Later Apple detailed the retail...

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Kaspersky: Windows Phone less vulnerable than iOS and Android

Kaspersky: Windows Phone less vulnerable than iOS and Android

11 June, 2015 | comments (106)

Eugene Kaspersky, CEO of the IT security company Kaspersky Lab, has said that both iOS and Android have lots of vulnerabilities, while Windows Phone is “so far very clean.” He made the comments while speaking at a security conference in...


iOS 9 code points at upcoming iPhone with front-facing flash

iOS 9 code points at upcoming iPhone with front-facing flash

10 June, 2015 | comments (23)

Code within the freshly released Apple iOS 9 developer beta suggests that the next iPhone might feature a vastly improved front-facing camera with LED flash. The Cupertino giant is expected to reveal the successors of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in...

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iOS 9 unveiled: smarter Siri, split-screen multitasking, transit maps

iOS 9 unveiled: smarter Siri, split-screen multitasking, transit maps

08 June, 2015 | comments (185)

Apple opened today's WWDC event with the new Mac OS X and took a while to get to the most important part (for us) - iOS 9. Actually Mac OS X and iOS share some improvements, like a focus on security, but first things first. iOS 9 will go into...

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What to expect at Apple WWDC today: iOS, Watch, Mac OS X

What to expect at Apple WWDC today: iOS, Watch, Mac OS X

08 June, 2015 | comments (14)

WWDC is starting bright and early in California today and there will be a livestream, accessible only through Apple devices. We'll try to find a maker-agnostic stream, but we still have a few hours before the event starts, so let's do a quick recap...

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comScore US report says Android is still more popular than iOS

comScore US report says Android is still more popular than iOS

06 June, 2015 | comments (32)

ComScore has finished tallying up the numbers for the first three months of 2015 and it has a few facts to share about the US mobile market. The data shows that over the said period 188.6 million people in the US were identified as owning a...

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Standardized security might waive Android Pay transaction fee

Standardized security might waive Android Pay transaction fee

06 June, 2015 | comments (9)

Mobile payments are well on their way to becoming the next big tech trend, whether we like it or not. Apple Pay has been at the forefront of the technology, investing heftily in the system, despite retailer distrust and numerous technical and legal...


iPhone 6s will be released on September 25, rumor claims

iPhone 6s will be released on September 25, rumor claims

05 June, 2015 | comments (96)

Apple hasn't even made iOS 9 official yet, and here we are talking about the launch date of the next iPhone. As you may know, this year Apple is expected to bring us an "s" release, which has so far been rumored to sport a higher-res 12 MP camera...

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Apple releases workaround for Messages bug; fix coming soon

Apple releases workaround for Messages bug; fix coming soon

29 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Just days after it came into light, Apple has acknowledged the iOS Messages bug - which renders the app completely unusable if a certain text is received - and has also released a workaround for it. "Apple is aware of an iMessage issue caused...

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Samsung regains top spot in global smartphone market in Q1

Samsung regains top spot in global smartphone market in Q1

29 May, 2015 | comments (48)

After losing the spot to Apple in the fourth quarter of 2014, Samsung is back on top as the leading smartphone maker in the world in Q1, 2015, according to a latest report from market research firm Gartner. Samsung sold a total of 81.1...


Apple Pay should receive a reward program at WWDC

Apple Pay should receive a reward program at WWDC

28 May, 2015 | comments (13)

Apple Pay has had a rather turbulent upraising, ever since it was announced back in September 2014. Cupertino's NFC-based wireless payment service has hit more than a few snags in the short time it has been around, ranging from technical and...

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Bug in iOS crashes Messages app if a specific text comes in

Bug in iOS crashes Messages app if a specific text comes in

27 May, 2015 | comments (35)

Bugs are an integral part of software, but some are more interesting (and potentially damaging) than others. Case in point: a new bug in iOS renders the Messages app completely unusable if a certain text is received. That text has to be formatted...

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iPhone 6s camera rumored to use a 12MP RGBW sensor from Sony

iPhone 6s camera rumored to use a 12MP RGBW sensor from Sony

25 May, 2015 | comments (97)

Yet another source has chimed in, saying that the Apple iPhone 6s will pack a 12MP camera. The info by the way of a Chinese news site quoting Japanese media and claims that the sensor will switch from the traditional RGB sensor design to...

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A dedicated Apple iOS 9 version will focus on older hardware

A dedicated Apple iOS 9 version will focus on older hardware

22 May, 2015 | comments (56)

According to a report in 9to5Mac, the upcoming iOS 9 will offer a dedicated version for older Apple hardware. The Cupertino giant is expected to reveal the next major iteration of its mobile OS during WWDC early next month. The “core...

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iPhone 5c with Touch ID sensor spotted on Apple website

iPhone 5c with Touch ID sensor spotted on Apple website

21 May, 2015 | comments (15)

Apple recently introduced its official Lightning dock. On this accessory's page over on the Apple store website, there are a handful of pictures showing the company's various smartphones attached to the dock. That's where the image you can see on...

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KGI lowers Apple Watch shipment estimates by half

KGI lowers Apple Watch shipment estimates by half

20 May, 2015 | comments (32)

According to a research note from KGI Securities, demand for the Apple Watch has been slower than expected. As a result, the securities firm has lowered its annual shipment estimates for Cupertino’s wearable device by half. Previously, Apple...

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