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Apple iPhone top smartphone in UAE, but Nokia leads among all handsets in the region

Apple iPhone top smartphone in UAE, but Nokia leads among all handsets in the region

posted: 10 Mar 2014, 18:41

In the oil drenched UAE, one of the richest regions in the world, smartphones represented 51% of the mobile handsets registered on UAE networks. That represented a gain of 10% last year and 5% in...

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%...

Case for the Apple iPhone tracks your health

Case for the Apple iPhone tracks your health

posted: 06 Mar 2014, 01:07

A new case for the Apple iPhone not only keeps your handset healthy, it also keeps you healthy. Produced by Scanadu, the "Wello" iPhone case uses built in sensors to track your blood pressure, heart rate, temperature, blood oxygen levels and can...

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...

Best Buy offers deals starting Sunday for Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, HTC One and more

Best Buy offers deals starting Sunday for Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, HTC One and more

posted: 15 Feb 2014, 12:23

Looking to pick up an Apple iPhone on the cheap? On Sunday, Best Buy is offering $50 off the price of any iPhone model. The discounts will be in effect until February 22nd, which is...

Did you know that the world's most expensive smartphone costs over $16.5 million?

Did you know that the world's most expensive smartphone costs over $16.5 million?

posted: 12 Feb 2014, 09:27

Yup, you read the headline correctly, and no, the figure mentioned there isn't in Zimbabwean dollars. The world's most expensive smartphone does cost over $16.5 million and it is a unique, hand-crafted...

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,...

BlackBerry grabs 98% of new Pentagon management system

BlackBerry grabs 98% of new Pentagon management system

posted: 19 Jan 2014, 18:26

On January 31st, the Pentagon will press the start button for its new management system. The initiative is designed to wean the GI Joes off of tethered workstations, and on to mobile devices. The idea of the $16 million plan is to make...

Seacrest has the Midas touch; Typo sells out pre-order inventory

Seacrest has the Midas touch; Typo sells out pre-order inventory

posted: 15 Jan 2014, 13:23

On the same date that American Idol makes its 13th season debut, host Ryan Seacrest has something else to celebrate. The company he founded, Typo, has sold out of its pre-order inventory. The $99 snap-on QWERTY keyboard...

Critical acclaim for Seacrest's Typo increases chance of licensing deal with BlackBerry

Critical acclaim for Seacrest's Typo increases chance of licensing deal with BlackBerry

posted: 14 Jan 2014, 13:47

The other day, we showed you a video of television and radio star Ryan Seacrest showing off his invention, the Typo. As you probably know by now, the Typo is a snap-on QWERTY key board for the...

Wireless charging system for Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5 announced by WiTricity

Wireless charging system for Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5 announced by WiTricity

posted: 09 Jan 2014, 21:19

How would you like to charge your Apple iPhone without wires? A company called WiTricity has announced a wireless charger for both the Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5. The system uses magnetic...

FLIR One brings thermal imaging to your Apple iPhone 5s or iPhone 5

FLIR One brings thermal imaging to your Apple iPhone 5s or iPhone 5

posted: 08 Jan 2014, 00:03

Wouldn't it be cool to be able to see in the darkness of the night? Suppose we told you that the FLIR One slips on the back of your Apple iPhone and includes a visible camera and a thermal imaging one. With the latter...

Griffin and Square combine on an Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5 case for merchants

Griffin and Square combine on an Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5 case for merchants

posted: 05 Jan 2014, 22:55

Credit card processor Square and case manufacturer Griffin have combined on a new case for the Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5. The case integrates with the Square card reader allowing merchants...

No home court advantage for Samsung; South Korean judge refuses to ban Apple iPhone and Apple iPad

No home court advantage for Samsung; South Korean judge refuses to ban Apple iPhone and Apple iPad

posted: 12 Dec 2013, 01:48

Poor Samsung. Constantly finding itself on the short end of U.S. court decisions, you would have thought that having the home court advantage in South Korea would help turn things...

Macro lenses for the iPhone 5/5S available from Olloclip

Macro lenses for the iPhone 5/5S available from Olloclip

posted: 11 Dec 2013, 09:37

Several days ago we informed you about an ongoing Kickstarter campaign, the aim of which is to fund the production of a lens adapter for the iPhone 5/5s, which will allow the shooting of video clips with an aspect ratio of 2.4:1....

Apple iPhone 5s has 10% adoption rate

Apple iPhone 5s has 10% adoption rate

posted: 09 Dec 2013, 13:57

The Apple iPhone 5s now makes up 10% of all active iPhone models. That puts the handset's adoption right at two to three times the speed at which the Apple iPhone 5 was adopted by buyers. While the iPhone 5 picked up market share among iPhone users at...

New anamorphic adapter lens brings film-like video shooting capabilities to iPhone 5s and 5

New anamorphic adapter lens brings film-like video shooting capabilities to iPhone 5s and 5

posted: 06 Dec 2013, 09:49

Here’s a solution that would make every iPhone 5s a great tool for aspiring film makers - the 1.33x anamorphic adapter lens…

Apple iPhone 5s makes up a larger percentage of the iPhone's installed base than its predecessor did last year

Apple iPhone 5s makes up a larger percentage of the iPhone's installed base than its predecessor did last year

posted: 26 Nov 2013, 15:02

By tracking how many Apple iPhone users install its SDK, Fiksu can track sales of individual iPhone models and knows which versions are being used. The latest figures...

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...

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