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Judge Koh rules that Apple cannot force Samsung to reimburse it $16 million for legal fees

Judge Koh rules that Apple cannot force Samsung to reimburse it $16 million for legal fees

posted: 21 Aug 2014, 13:06

Judge Lucy Koh is back in the news. Koh, who presided over both Apple-Samsung patent trials, turned down Apple's request to recover $16 million in attorney fees from Samsung. With a quick...

Did you know that the codename for the original iPhone was 'Purple'?

Did you know that the codename for the original iPhone was 'Purple'?

posted: 06 Jul 2014, 10:16

The launch of the original Apple iPhone in 2007 shook the industry and changed the face of the smartphones. While technically ‘smartphones’ did exist long before, it was not until the iPhone…

This remix of the classic iPhone ringtone makes it sound really cool

This remix of the classic iPhone ringtone makes it sound really cool

posted: 21 May 2014, 05:06

Remember the classic iPhone marimba ringtone? There was a certain period of time when it seemed that you’d hear it dozens of times every day…

Senior Apple engineer Greg Christie speaks of the iPhone's origins

Senior Apple engineer Greg Christie speaks of the iPhone's origins

posted: 26 Mar 2014, 10:21

Just a week before Judge Lucy Koh hits the sound block with her gavel and gives a start to the second patent lawsuit between Samsung and Apple, a rather curios portion of information emerged from Cupertino. Greg Christie,...

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...

The crazy story of how one man pitched an iPhone to... Steve Jobs, and how he got exclusive rights to it

The crazy story of how one man pitched an iPhone to... Steve Jobs, and how he got exclusive rights to it

posted: 13 Mar 2014, 05:53

It’s clear now that the Apple iPhone brought a revolution to mobile technology when it launched in 2007, but this was not immediately clear at the time…

Original iPhone engineer apologizes to users, saying it was only

Original iPhone engineer apologizes to users, saying it was only "an OK phone"

posted: 26 Feb 2014, 12:27

Hindsight may be 20/20, and apparently in the past 7 years, Bob Borchers, who was part of the original iPhone team at Apple, has come to realize that Apple had its priorities backwards when designing the...

Apple sat between P&G and FedEx at Glassdoor's Employees’ Choice Awards 2014

Apple sat between P&G and FedEx at Glassdoor's Employees’ Choice Awards 2014

posted: 11 Dec 2013, 08:08

It seems Apple has gotten a little less love from its employees in 2013, as the company has fallen one spot down from the 34th to the 35th place in Glassdoor's lineup...

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Razer "Kazuyo" gamepad for iPhone 5/5S outed by @evleaks

posted: 09 Dec 2013, 09:58

@evleaks has pulled the curtain on Razer's latest invention – a gamepad codenamed “Kazuyo” for iPhone 5/5S...

Apple iPod celebrates 12th birthday; success of the device started Apple on the road to the iPhone

Apple iPod celebrates 12th birthday; success of the device started Apple on the road to the iPhone

posted: 10 Nov 2013, 21:11

Two particular events might have been the impetus behind Steve Jobs' decision to develop the Apple iPhone; one was the introduction of the Motorola ROKR E1 which was also known as...

Apple wins re-examination challenge to Multi-Touch patent

Apple wins re-examination challenge to Multi-Touch patent

posted: 18 Oct 2013, 02:53

Who could ever forget Steve Jobs' introduction of Multi-Touch during the introduction of the Apple iPhone. "Boy, have we patented it," crowed the turtleneck clad CEO when discussing the new technology. "It works like magic," he...

40% of You Tube views now come from a mobile device

40% of You Tube views now come from a mobile device

posted: 17 Oct 2013, 22:21

Back in 2007, Apple put a YouTube client on the iPhone and created a memorable site; now comes word from Google that 40% of the traffic coming to YouTube to view streaming videos, is viewing the video from a mobile device. That is up from...

Original Apple iPhone unveiling could have been a disaster

Original Apple iPhone unveiling could have been a disaster

posted: 05 Oct 2013, 13:44

On this date two years ago, the world lost a forward thinking visionary when Steve Jobs succumbed to pancreatic cancer; in Saturday's New York Times, there are some excerpts from an upcoming book entitled Dogfight: How Apple 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...

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 iPhone turns 6 today

Apple iPhone turns 6 today

posted: 29 Jun 2013, 22:13

Six years ago today, long lines and plenty of media attention greeted the Apple iPhone as it was launched; the original generation of the device carried specs that certainly wouldn't live up to today's models. The 3.5 inch screen offered resolution of 320 x 480, and...

First-generation Apple iPhone will become officially obsolete at Apple's retail stores on June 11th

First-generation Apple iPhone will become officially obsolete at Apple's retail stores on June 11th

posted: 30 Apr 2013, 03:16

A leaked document reveals Apple's plan to officially label the first-generation Apple iPhone obsolete on June 11th for its retail stores, which means that the company will no longer...

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...

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…

Original iPhone mint in sealed package hits eBay for $10K

Original iPhone mint in sealed package hits eBay for $10K

posted: 09 Aug 2012, 11:44

Are the original iPhones collectors items yet? Someone thinks so, as units still sealed in their original packaging have hit eBay and are gunning for a $10,000 Buy it Now price...

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