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The iPhone evolution: here's how Apple's iconic smartphone improved over the past 7 years

The iPhone evolution: here's how Apple's iconic smartphone improved over the past 7 years

posted: 09 Sep 2014, 20:13

Can you believe that more than seven years have passed since Steve Jobs announced the very first iPhone? Yup, and it has been quite a ride for the company and industry since then! The iPhone...

Apple to replace faulty iPhone chargers as a part of an exchange program

Apple to replace faulty iPhone chargers as a part of an exchange program

posted: 13 Jun 2014, 07:48

If you are a proud owner of an iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, or an iPhone 4s and you purchased your device between October 2009 and September 2012, then you might want to go ahead and take a look at the model number of...

Apple sells its 500 millionth Apple iPhone

Apple sells its 500 millionth Apple iPhone

posted: 25 Mar 2014, 10:27

Edward Snyder, an analyst at Charter Equity Research, told the New York Times in March 2008 that Apple would have a hard time reaching Steve Jobs' goal of selling 10 million of his new-fangled iPhone device in 2008. Snyder pointed out that Nokia...

Watch all 8 Apple iPhone models battle each other in a test of speed

Watch all 8 Apple iPhone models battle each other in a test of speed

posted: 29 Sep 2013, 12:46

Take all 8 released versions of the Apple iPhone, a large number of hands, and you have a test to determine how fast each generation's processing capability is compared with other models; the Apple iPhone 3GS was actually...

Apple gets sued for delivering HD video to older Apple iPhone models

Apple gets sued for delivering HD video to older Apple iPhone models

posted: 08 Jul 2013, 21:15

Apple has been sued in San Francisco by an attorney in Florida named Scott Weiselberg, who says that he was tricked into spending a $1 more to rent an HD version of "Big Daddy" even though his version of the Apple iPhone...

Apple to pay $53 million to settle warranty suit

Apple to pay $53 million to settle warranty suit

posted: 11 Apr 2013, 23:50

Apple has agreed to dip into petty cash to settle a class action law suit brought by owners of the Apple iPhone and Apple iPod touch who claimed that Apple failed to live up to the standards of its standard one year warranty; according to...

iOS 6 tethered jailbreak now works with iPhone 4 and 3GS

iOS 6 tethered jailbreak now works with iPhone 4 and 3GS

posted: 20 Sep 2012, 03:47

It has been less than 24 hours since Apple released the iOS 6 update for many of its existing devices – iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, and the new iPad, to name a few. However, that tiny amount of time was enough for those code-crunching experts...

RIP, iPhone 3GS, you redefined the meaning of superb software support

RIP, iPhone 3GS, you redefined the meaning of superb software support

posted: 13 Sep 2012, 08:10

With yesterday's announcement of the iPhone 5, it became known that the iPhone 3GS will no longer be sold. During the past year, it was offered at the lovely price of free on contract, which made it arguably the best...

iOS 6 update coming on September 19th

iOS 6 update coming on September 19th

posted: 12 Sep 2012, 13:26

The Apple iPhone 5 is coming with iOS 6 on board on September 21st, but existing devices won’t be left out and Apple is continuing a legacy of solid support for devices…

Here's how Apple announced the iPhone throughout the years

Here's how Apple announced the iPhone throughout the years

posted: 12 Sep 2012, 08:20

Believe it or not, more than five years ago, Steve Jobs went on stage to announce the first iPhone. It was a unique moment. Jobs spoke about three devices…

iPhone 3GS will get shared photo streams and VIP mail with iOS 6

iPhone 3GS will get shared photo streams and VIP mail with iOS 6

posted: 18 Jul 2012, 04:10

Now that iOS 6 beta 3 is out, those who have tried it on an iPhone 3GS report that a couple of features that were previously unavailable are now working. The features in question are the...

iPhone 3GS to get iOS 6, first-gen iPad might pass

iPhone 3GS to get iOS 6, first-gen iPad might pass

posted: 11 Jun 2012, 02:01

For those who own a first-gen iPad, the iOS 6 announcement might not be that exciting of an event, since the tablet might not get treated to an update. Links to a beta version of iOS 6 went live online just recently, and an iPad version...

Apple's iPhone 3GS to live its second life in emerging markets

Apple's iPhone 3GS to live its second life in emerging markets

posted: 21 May 2012, 09:29

Apple has a unique strategy in smartphones - with just one high-end model, it didn’t really have much to offer for customers looking for cheaper devices... until now…

Target's upcoming promo can get customers a free iPhone 4S by trading in a working iPhone 4

Target's upcoming promo can get customers a free iPhone 4S by trading in a working iPhone 4

posted: 24 Feb 2012, 14:21

Starting this Sunday, February 26th, the big box retailer is turning the on switch to its new limited-time offer with iPhone trade-ins. Specifically, customers can trade in their older iPhones...

Radio Shack offering discount on AT&T versions of the Apple iPhone starting Sunday

Radio Shack offering discount on AT&T versions of the Apple iPhone starting Sunday

posted: 10 Dec 2011, 15:14

If the Apple iPhone 4S or iPhone 4 appeals to you, starting Sunday Radio Shack is offering a discount on the AT&T branded models of the phone that take the price of the latest 16GB model down to $169.99...

The golden oldie iPhone 3GS given new life to the tune of 2 million made for Q4

The golden oldie iPhone 3GS given new life to the tune of 2 million made for Q4

posted: 09 Dec 2011, 04:20

What was left by Apple as its budget handset, the iPhone 3GS, has been buoyed by its contract price of free, and instead of going into the dustbin of history, 2 million units will be made for Q4...

The top selling smartphones in the U.S. during Q3 were the Apple iPhone 4 and the Apple iPhone 3GS

The top selling smartphones in the U.S. during Q3 were the Apple iPhone 4 and the Apple iPhone 3GS

posted: 14 Nov 2011, 11:50

Thanks to the deeply discounted pricing for the Apple iPhone 3GS, that model trailed only the Apple iPhone 4 as the two top selling smartphones in the U.S. during the third quarter...

Apple sends out its first OTA update for iOS 5.0.1-it's to fix the battery and more

Apple sends out its first OTA update for iOS 5.0.1-it's to fix the battery and more

posted: 10 Nov 2011, 17:15

Apple has sent out its first OTA update and it is to replace iOS 5 with 1OS 5.0.1; the new software not only improves battery life but improves voice recognition for Australian users, adds multitasking...

iOS developers port Siri onto the iPhone 3GS, post a video to prove it

iOS developers port Siri onto the iPhone 3GS, post a video to prove it

posted: 08 Nov 2011, 07:02

A team of iOS developers managed to port Siri onto the good old iPhone 3GS and posted a video online to show off their accomplishment. Perhaps the service does not necessarily need to be an iPhone 4S exclusive...

AT&T sees

AT&T sees "tremendous demand" for free Apple iPhone 3GS

posted: 22 Oct 2011, 11:26

AT&T CEO Ralph de la Vega says that AT&T has seen "tremendous demand" for the Apple iPhone 3GS, which is offered for free on the carrier with a signed two-year pact; the executive said on average, AT&T is signing on more new subscribers...

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