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Apple iPhone 5 slides below Android phones on all carriers in latest Consumer Reports ratings

Apple iPhone 5 slides below Android phones on all carriers in latest Consumer Reports ratings

posted: 07 Jan 2013, 09:52

The Apple iPhone 5 is enjoying good sales in the United States, and we’ll see just how good in a couple of weeks when Apple releases its quarterly financials, but the latest stats…

Watch a case designed for the Apple iPhone 5 protect a device from a 100,000 foot fall

Watch a case designed for the Apple iPhone 5 protect a device from a 100,000 foot fall

posted: 04 Jan 2013, 02:11

G-Form is a company known for its products that absorb impact and nothing screams impact more than putting a 5th-generation Apple iPod touch int,o a case made to protect it or the Apple iPhone...

Analyst: Businesses buy 3 to 4 million Apple iPhone 5 units in the current quarter

Analyst: Businesses buy 3 to 4 million Apple iPhone 5 units in the current quarter

posted: 03 Jan 2013, 01:28

Trip Chowdhry, a managing director at Global Equities Research, sent otu a research report to clients suggesting that Apple sold 3-4 million Apple iPhone units to businesses in the fourth quarter; the...

New ad for the Apple iPhone 5 highlights

New ad for the Apple iPhone 5 highlights "Do Not Disturb" feature

posted: 02 Jan 2013, 01:46

A new ad for the Apple iPhone 5 highlights the new "Do Not Disturb" feature which allows you to turn off the ringer and not accept calls except for certain pre-set numbers which will be able to get through; this way, you...

Spigen iPhone 5 Genuine Leather Grip Case hands-on

Spigen iPhone 5 Genuine Leather Grip Case hands-on

posted: 31 Dec 2012, 14:09

Compared to the Slim Armor Series Cases, Spigen’s Genuine Leather Grip Case doesn’t have the same profound and eye-catching design, but then again, if you’re looking for something that’s donning a classic look, this is surely it. Hugging...

Teen finds Apple iPhone 5 under the tree, along with rules and conditions from his mom

Teen finds Apple iPhone 5 under the tree, along with rules and conditions from his mom

posted: 31 Dec 2012, 13:07

Greg Hoffman was as excited as any 13 year old boy would be to find an Apple iPhone under the tree for Christmas, but the joy of the moment faded a bit when he discovered an 18 point set of rules...

Foxconn and Flexium to keep some Apple assembly lines running during the Chinese New Year

Foxconn and Flexium to keep some Apple assembly lines running during the Chinese New Year

posted: 31 Dec 2012, 09:29

Pointing to strong demand for the Apple iPhone 5 and the Apple iPad mini, Foxconn and circuit board provider Flexium Interconnect will remain open during the Chinese New Year which is the most...

Ballistic iPhone 5 Smooth Series Case hands-on

Ballistic iPhone 5 Smooth Series Case hands-on

posted: 30 Dec 2012, 15:53

At its core, the Ballistic Smooth Series Case for the iPhone doesn’t add the normal bulk associated with rugged cases. Rather, its rubbery-like casing covers the handset from head-to-toe – with an almost sealed quality to it. As its name implies,...

Spigen iPhone 5 Slim Armor Cases hands-on

Spigen iPhone 5 Slim Armor Cases hands-on

posted: 30 Dec 2012, 12:31

Before getting down and dirty with the details, we have to say right off the bat that we’re digging the $17.99 cost of them, which is aggressively priced compared to their other offerings. Comprised out of two components, a rubbery-like thermoplastic...

Wrapsol iPhone 5 Ultra Xtreme Screen Protector hands-on

Wrapsol iPhone 5 Ultra Xtreme Screen Protector hands-on

posted: 27 Dec 2012, 16:02

Frankly, the application process is by far the most stressful thing about the Wrapsol Ultra Xtreme Screen Protector. Just like everyone, we want it to be perfect as it’s fitted on the first time around. On one hand, we like that the...

Griffin MOTO TC Monster hands-on

Griffin MOTO TC Monster hands-on

posted: 27 Dec 2012, 12:46

If you always dreamed about controlling one of those cool monster trucks that crunch on cars, like Bigfoot, then you ought to check out Griffin’s MOTO TC Monster. First and foremost, it’s monster truck toy that’s controlled by an iOS device; such as an iPhone...

Apple iPhone 5 users complain of soft, bendy frame

Apple iPhone 5 users complain of soft, bendy frame

posted: 26 Dec 2012, 03:14

The Apple iPhone 5 is expected to beat all sales a smartphone has ever held this Holiday quarter, but with so many iPhones out there it seems that more and more users…

Verizon's HTC DROID DNA ad says that the phone is an update of yourself

Verizon's HTC DROID DNA ad says that the phone is an update of yourself

posted: 26 Dec 2012, 00:59

Verizon's new ad for the HTC DROID DNA says that the 5 inch device is not an upgrade to your phone, but it an upgrade to yourself and HTC is depending heavily on the device to make the Taiwan based manufacturer...

Mark Cuban says the Nokia Lumia

Mark Cuban says the Nokia Lumia "crushes" the Apple iPhone 5

posted: 24 Dec 2012, 15:47

Dallas Mavericks' owner Mark Cuban is a bit of a maverick himself and is also a member of ABC-TV's Shark Tank along with being a spokesman for Skechers sneakers; the high profile NBA team owner had a thread on Reddit where he...

Thumb: Most discussed Christmas gifts are the Samsung Galaxy S III, Apple iPhone and Apple iPad

Thumb: Most discussed Christmas gifts are the Samsung Galaxy S III, Apple iPhone and Apple iPad

posted: 23 Dec 2012, 15:21

Thumb is an app available for iOS and Android that gives you 50 to 100 answers to your questions from real people; looking at 250,000 opinions, it found 21% of them were related to Christmas...

Thanks to the Apple iPhone 5, Apple had 53.3% of U.S. smartphone sales in late November

Thanks to the Apple iPhone 5, Apple had 53.3% of U.S. smartphone sales in late November

posted: 22 Dec 2012, 10:04

Kantar Kantar Worldpanel ComTech has analyzed the 12 weeks through November 25th in the U.S. smartphone world and has found that strong demand for the Apple iPhone 5 has raised Apple's share of...

uNu Ecopak iPhone 5 Battery Case hands-on

uNu Ecopak iPhone 5 Battery Case hands-on

posted: 20 Dec 2012, 12:19

Unlike some of the other battery case alternatives out there that we’ve seen, like the many from PowerSkin and Mophie, uNu’s Ecopak Battery Case is different in the form that its battery pack is a separate entity from the case...

Bad stat watch: Apple iPhone 5 won't account for .5% of US GDP/$75B

Bad stat watch: Apple iPhone 5 won't account for .5% of US GDP/$75B

posted: 18 Dec 2012, 12:27

Because it's the end of the year, sites are starting to put together "year in review" stories, and one of the numbers that will make many media types drool is also one that doesn't have any basis in fact. So, we wanted...

iPhone 5 polarizing filter attachment promises better photos, reduces glare

iPhone 5 polarizing filter attachment promises better photos, reduces glare

posted: 18 Dec 2012, 08:54

Yes, we have another camera lens attachment for the iPhone 5, but what sets this particular accessory apart is that it comes with a polarizing filter. It is a color neutral filter, to be more specific, sandwiched...

The winners of our Sprint and RadioShack giveaways!

The winners of our Sprint and RadioShack giveaways!

posted: 18 Dec 2012, 02:34

One of the most pleasant tasks for us is when we have to announce the winners of our giveaways! Thankfully, this is one of those moments as we have confirmed winners for our second Sprint giveaway, as well as first RadioShack giveaway...

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