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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...

Apple did not infringe on Samsung's patents says Japanese court

Apple did not infringe on Samsung's patents says Japanese court

posted: 25 Mar 2014, 09:43

Tokyo District Court Judge Koji Hasegawa ruled on Tuesday, that the Apple iPhone 4s, Apple iPhone 4 and Apple iPad 2 do not infringe on patents held by Samsung. The patents at issue are related to data communications and...

The answer is blowin' in the wind, thanks to Vaavud's smartphone accessory and app

The answer is blowin' in the wind, thanks to Vaavud's smartphone accessory and app

posted: 23 Mar 2014, 22:00

Vaavud has taken its funding needs from a successful Kickstarter campaign, to a group of angel investors that put $375,000 into the company. Vaavud uses a smartphone, an app, and a rather low-tech device...

The iPhone 4 is significantly faster under the latest iOS 7.1 update

The iPhone 4 is significantly faster under the latest iOS 7.1 update

posted: 11 Mar 2014, 03:05

Back in June 2013, Apple introduced to the world the first major iOS redesign ever with a flatter, more modern look. Compared with iOS 6, iOS 7 is also way flashier, and it initially introduced a plethora of sweeping...

Apple releases iOS 7.1

Apple releases iOS 7.1

posted: 10 Mar 2014, 14:43

At last, Apple has released iOS 7.1, which includes a number of improvements and bug fixes. The new build of Apple's mobile OS includes CarPlay, introduced at the Geneva Motor Show last week. With this feature, and an Apple iPhone 5 or higher, the user can control certain...

One of five active Apple iPhone models is the Apple iPhone 5s

One of five active Apple iPhone models is the Apple iPhone 5s

posted: 08 Mar 2014, 01:38

Analytics firm Mixpanel has just released some stats showing that the Apple iPhone 5s now makes up 19.31% of active iPhone models. The model was on track to surpass the Apple iPhone 4s which was the model in use by over 23%...

Chinese smartphone market to mature, annual growth expected to slow down by 2015

Chinese smartphone market to mature, annual growth expected to slow down by 2015

posted: 05 Mar 2014, 09:46

The International Data Corporation, an American market research company, claims that China is slowly transforming into a mature smartphone market, as more than 40% of the 1 billion Chinese phone users...

Apple iPhone trade-ins surge prior to Samsung Galaxy S5 unveiling

Apple iPhone trade-ins surge prior to Samsung Galaxy S5 unveiling

posted: 25 Feb 2014, 12:28

According to SellCell.com, Monday's introduction of the Samsung Galaxy S5 at MWC was preceded by a surge in trade-ins of the Apple iPhone. Last weekend, the site saw a 48% increase in the volume of transactions involving...

Microsoft wants you to trade-in your used iPhone 4/4s or Galaxy SII for a free Lumia 1020 or 1520

Microsoft wants you to trade-in your used iPhone 4/4s or Galaxy SII for a free Lumia 1020 or 1520

posted: 06 Feb 2014, 01:57

Microsoft has kicked up things to a whole new level this week in an a pretty aggressive manner. Just 3 days ago, it offered customers up to $250 of Microsofot Store credit for their...

Production of Apple iPhone 4 resumes for sales to emerging markets

Production of Apple iPhone 4 resumes for sales to emerging markets

posted: 04 Feb 2014, 23:19

A published report on Tuesday suggests that Apple has resumed production of the previously discontinued Apple iPhone 4. The device was replaced in the iPhone line up last September by the Apple iPhone 4s. The full-featured...

Incipio Cashwrap launches on AT&T; case turns your Apple iPhone into a mobile wallet

Incipio Cashwrap launches on AT&T; case turns your Apple iPhone into a mobile wallet

posted: 24 Jan 2014, 17:46

Just a few days ago, we showed you a leaked photo of the retail packaging for a case called the Incipio Cashwrap. Today, the iPhone accessory is available from AT&T. Supporting the Apple iPhone 5s,...

iPhone 4 officially relaunched in India for almost $375

iPhone 4 officially relaunched in India for almost $375

posted: 22 Jan 2014, 10:13

Last week, we heard that Apple might be planning to relaunch the iPhone 4 in India. The idea was that Apple had been losing market share in the country because it had been pricing itself out of competition with the iPhone 5s and 5c,...

Apple may be planning to launch the iPhone 4 in India

Apple may be planning to launch the iPhone 4 in India

posted: 14 Jan 2014, 19:10

Earlier today, a report from The Guardian said that India was set to become the second largest smartphone market in the world this year, staying behind only China. And, a new rumor is saying that Apple might be hoping to cash in on this...

Shark Tank presentation spotlights the pursecase for smartphones so you can be

Shark Tank presentation spotlights the pursecase for smartphones so you can be "stylin' and dialin'"

posted: 23 Nov 2013, 12:36

If you're one of the few who haven't viewed one of television's guiltiest pleasures, make sure you tune in to Shark Tank next Friday at 9PM on ABC. The show matches wanna-be entrepreneurs...

How to improve performance of iPhone 4, 4s, iPad 2 and iPad mini with iOS 7

How to improve performance of iPhone 4, 4s, iPad 2 and iPad mini with iOS 7

posted: 12 Nov 2013, 07:52

So, you have an iPhone 4s, an iPhone 4, or maybe an A5-powered iPad, such as the iPad 2 or the first-gen iPad mini? Well, in this case, you've probably found out that the fresh, new iOS 7 experience by Apple...

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Motiif "M" smart trench coat charges your phone, provides 4G connectivity

posted: 12 Nov 2013, 00:48

Imagine being able to look smart and fashionable while charging your phone and making sure it has a 4G connection. That is the idea behind the Motiif "M" smart trench coat. This exactly what the well-dressed and...

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...

How to download and install the iOS 7 update to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

How to download and install the iOS 7 update to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

posted: 18 Sep 2013, 18:04

The biggest overhaul in iOS history is upon us, and brings about much new functionality and a brand new look. Here's what you should follow to get iOS 7 on your Apple iPhone 4, iPhone 4s or iPhone 5, your...

Passing the bar: a brief history of prototypes found on bar floors

Passing the bar: a brief history of prototypes found on bar floors

posted: 18 Sep 2013, 01:40

The word that an alleged prototype of the Google Nexus 5 was found on the floor of a bar the other day and photographed should not be a surprise to anyone who has followed the industry over the last few years; almost...

Walmart to offer Apple iPhone 5c for $79, Apple iPhone 5s for $189 on launch day

Walmart to offer Apple iPhone 5c for $79, Apple iPhone 5s for $189 on launch day

posted: 12 Sep 2013, 10:06

If you're looking to purchase a new Apple iPhone 5c or Apple iPhone 5s but keep enough money left over for a celebratory burrito at Chipotle, you might want to consider Walmart as the place to buy your...

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