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  • Watch: People wait in long queues at midnight as Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus hit Indian stores October 17, 2014

    The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus hit the Indian stores from midnight. People flocked stores in cities across the country. Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai and Bangalore mobile stores had all organised midnight launches to give customers faster access to the phones. According to reports, Apple has shipped more than 50,000 units...
  • Apple iPhone 6 coming to India at Rs 53,500 onwards; iPhone 6 Plus prices to start at Rs 62,500 October 6, 2014

    New Delhi: US technology major Apple's iPhone 6 series will be sold in India at starting price of Rs 53,500 and the high end model at Rs 80,500 during the time of launch. Both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus come in three variants: 16 GB, 64 GB and 128...
  • Apple is losing its 'cool' factor: Consumers September 20, 2014

    San Francisco: Holly Riggle, a 29yearold whitecollar worker from Ohio, is just the kind of everyday customer Apple would love to have for its new iPhone 6, which launches Friday. But Riggle is sticking to her Android smartphone, calling Apple less "original" than it was under former chief executive Steve Jobs....
  • iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus review: The new Apple iPhones eliminate screen size as a reason to avoid iPhones September 19, 2014

    New York: It's easy to dismiss Apple's new iPhones as merely catching up to Android. After all, phones running Google's Android system long have had larger screens. In addition, many Android phones already have the wireless chips that iPhones are getting for making credit card payments without pulling out a card...
  • Reviewers hail the Apple iPhone 6 as the 'best smartphone ever made' September 17, 2014

    Bigger is better and Apple has finally realised that and given iPhone users a product that may be low on novelty but high on improvements, reviewers wrote. Most reviewers say that the iPhone 6 is the best smartphone available or "ever made", while the 5.5inch iPhone 6 Plus has been described...
  • Apple iPhone 6: The best of the leaked images September 9, 2014

    The first official look of the rumoured iPhone 6 is very likely happening tonight (India time), but a stream of leaked images leading up to Apple's September 9 event has already given the world a fair idea as to how the new bigger iPhone might look like. If rumours are...
  • A new set of purported iPhone 6 images surfaces on Twitter August 7, 2014

    A day after news broke out about Apple's 'iPhone event' on September 9, a fresh set of what is claimed to be the 'iPhone 6' has surfaced on Twitter. The tweet includes four images, showing the phone from the front, back and side. From its appearance, it is very likely...
  • Apple to unveil 'iPhone 6' on September 9: Report August 6, 2014

    Bangalore: Apple Inc has scheduled a "big" media event related to the iPhone for September 9, technology news website Re/code said, without citing sources. Apple usually launches the newest version of its iPhone in September. The company did not immediately return emails seeking comment. Analysts and media reports have said Apple...
  • Apple iPhones let others access your personal data; are there 'back doors' running on every iOS device? July 26, 2014

    San Francisco: Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicised techniques by Apple employees, the company acknowledged this week. The same techniques to circumvent backup encryption could be used by law enforcement or others with access to the "trusted" computers to which...
  • Apple to produce up to 80 million iPhone 6 units: Report July 22, 2014

    Bangalore: Apple has asked suppliers to manufacture between 70 million and 80 million of its two forthcoming largescreen iPhones by the end of the year, its largest initial production run of iPhones, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Its forecast for the iPhones with 4.7inch (11.9cm)...
  • Apple's 4.7inch iPhone 6 to enter mass production this month: Report July 20, 2014

    Taipei: Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd, the world's largest contract manufacturer of electronic goods, will begin mass production of Apple Inc's nextgeneration iPhone this month, local media reported Friday. Mass production of a 4.7inch successor to the wildly popular iPhone 5 series of smartphones will begin during the third...
  • Apple may not launch the 5.5inch iPhone 6 this year: Report July 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Apple may not launch its highlyrumoured 5.5inch iPhone 6 this year. According to an Apple Insider report citing KGI Securities analyst MingChi Kuo, who has a proven track record of revealing Apple's future product plans, the release of the 5.5inch iPhone 6 model could be postponed to 2015...
  • Leaked images: Is this the Apple iPhone 6? June 15, 2014

    New Delhi: We have already seen the upcoming iPhone 6 in a spate of leaked images, and now Sonny Dickson, the Australian teen who has built an online following by leaking pictures of upcoming Apple products, has tweeted two new pictures showing the front and back of what is claimed...
  • Leaked images show Apple iPhone 6 compared with Samsung Galaxy S5 May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: We have already seen the rumoured iPhone 6 in a string of leaked images, and now an Italian blog Macitynet.it has put up some new pictures showing an alleged iPhone 6 prototype sidebyside with Samsung's Galaxy S5. The pictures suggest that the upcoming iPhone will be slightly smaller...
  • Watch: Apple iPhone 6 concepts envisioned with fresh design, new features May 1, 2014

    Apple is expected to launch two iPhones, dubbed iPhone 6, this year one with a 4.7inch screen and the other with a 5.5inch display. But before the company makes any official announcements, a spate of videos outlining the iPhone 6 in concept designs have already started doing the rounds...
  • Apple iPhone 6 to come in two sizes; 4.7-inch version expected in September, 5.5-inch iPhone could be delayed April 1, 2014

    Tokyo: Apple Inc suppliers will begin mass producing displays as early as May for the next iPhone, expected to be launched this autumn, with a 4.7-inch screen likely to be produced first while a 5.5-inch version could be delayed, supply chain sources said. Japan Display Inc, Sharp Corp and South Korea's...
  • Apple launches 8GB iPhone 5c; may hit Indian store shelves March 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Adding a new varaint to its phone lineup, Apple has launched the 8GB iPhone 5c model, and is listed on the Apple UK, China and Australia stores. The phone is available on the UK store for £429 - £40 ($66) less than the 16GB model. Apart from the...
  • Apple to reportedly launch 8GB iPhone 5c on Tuesday March 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Apple reportedly is planning to launch an 8GB version of its not-so-popular iPhone 5c. Leaked documents from telecom operator O2 Germany suggest that Apple may launch the 8GB iPhone 5c at 509 euros - which will be 60 euros less than the 16GB iphone 5c that currently retails...
  • I had a Valentine's Day chat with Siri and now I'm convinced Siri's a man February 14, 2014

    It's Valentine's Day and I decided to ask Siri, the personal assistant app on Apple iPhones, a series of personal questions related to love and romance. If I needed further proof that Siri is a man, this chat settled the matter. The 10 minutes I spent chatting with Siri it...
  • Apple iPhone 5c 16GB available online for Rs 36,899 February 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The 16GB Apple iPhone 5c is available at a discounted price of Rs 36,899 on ecommerce site Amazon.in. The iPhone 5c (16GB) comes with an MRP of Rs 41,900. The iPhone 5c has a 4inch Retina display and is powered by Apple's A6 chip. It also has live photo...
  • Poll: 80% say they wouldn't buy the reintroduced iPhone 4 January 22, 2014

    New Delhi: After Apple's resellers and dealers confirmed the reintroduction of the iPhone 4 in India, we decided to take out a poll to ascertain whether there is any market in India for the 4yearold dated phone. In the poll, 80 per cent of the respondents (implying 4 out of...
  • Poll: Will you buy the 8GB iPhone 4 at Rs 22,900? January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: In a bid to fight against the increasing competition, Apple reintroduced its 4yearold smartphone in India. The phone is priced at Rs 22,900, while some dealers and resellers are selling the device for Rs 22,500. Will you buy the dated iPhone from Apple at a price that is...
  • Apple iPhone 4 8GB available online for Rs 22,649 January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Apple iPhone 4, which has been reintroduced in India, is now available on ecommerce site Flipkart.com for Rs 21,999. The website says the product will be delivered in 45 business days. The phone is also available on ebay.in for Rs 22,750. The model, which was earlier available in India...
  • Apple iPhone 4 8GB reintroduced in India at Rs 22,900 January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: In a bid to increase its market share and compete with rivals in the midrange smartphone category, Apple reintroduced its 4yearold smartphone, iPhone 4 (8GB), in India at Rs 22,900. The new MRP of the iPhone 4 is Rs 22,900, but some of the company's premium resellers are...
  • 4.7inch, 5.7inch iPhones coming this year: Report January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: We have been hearing about Apple's plans to introduce bigger iPhones for quite sometime, but now a new report has emerged which claims that the company will launch largescreen iPhones this year. It the report is believed to be true, Apple will launch two iPhones one with...
  • 2013: 5 biggest tech trends that defined the year December 31, 2013

    New York: As I look back at the more than 100 tech products we reviewed in 2013, a handful of gadgets and services deserve a second look. It's become clear that one brand rarely stands out any more in whatever product category you look at. Competition is more intense than ever,...
  • 2013: 5 tech surprises of the year December 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Quite like other years, the year 2013 also witnessed the launch of many new devices including smartphones (with large screens and improved specifications), slimmer tablets, smartwatches, hybrid devices and premium video game consoles, but unlike many recent years, 2013 was a year when many groundbreaking mobile devices took...
  • Smartphones with fingerprint sensor to be mainstream in 2014: Report December 11, 2013

    Stockholm: Biometric smartphones are expected to become mainstream next year as leading handset makers follow the lead of Apple into fingerprint recognition technology, an Ericsson report on consumer trends showed on Wednesday. In September, Apple launched its iPhone 5S which was the first smartphone with a sensor to recognise fingerprints, improving...
  • Qualcomm plans smartphone chips with 64bit technology December 10, 2013

    San Francisco: Qualcomm Inc said it will make smartphone chips with 64bit features typically found in personal computers, following Apple Inc and opening the way to more efficient mobile gadgets. Qualcomm said its new Snapdragon 410 component will also include 4G cellphone connectivity technology and be aimed at the fastgrowing Chinese...
  • Chinese couple 'sell' infant daughter online to buy an Apple iPhone October 19, 2013

    Beijing: A young unemployed Chinese couple, who allegedly sold their baby girl and used part of the money to buy an iPhone and other expensive items, are facing criminal charges, state media reported. Shanghai prosecutors have brought a case against the couple identified as Zheng and Teng for human trafficking after...