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  • New leaked sketches show rumoured 12-inch iPad could be thinner than original iPad Air 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Earlier leaks pointed to the next Apple iPad Pro to be relatively bigger in size and now, the latest leaks hint towards to the exact dimensions the tech giant's flagship tablet device could sport. The next Apple iPad is yet to be announced, but the Web has been flooded...
  • Samsung copies Apple Watch design video for its Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Samsung just can't have enough of Apple as the South Korean electronics giant has posted a new video on YouTube that details the design process of its Galaxy S6 Edge. The problem- it looks seriously inspired by the Apple Watch design video. The video, titled 'Designing Possible,' carries a...
  • CBI gets specialised lab to decode Apple devices 4 days ago

    New Delhi: CBI on Friday got a new specialised forensic lab to decipher and recover data from Apple devices seized from suspects during investigation of cases. The new lab, inaugurated at the CBI academy in Ghaziabad, will be fully equipped with latest workstations and softwares to decode the digital information stored...
  • Apple, IBM partner to help senior citizens find a plumber, take medications on time, improve their overall quality of life 4 days ago

    New York: Apple, IBM and Japanese insurance and bank holding company Japan Post have formed a partnership to improve the lives of elderly people in the country. The companies say they hope other countries will follow suit as the world's population ages. About a quarter of Japan's population, or more than...
  • A $349 Apple Watch costs only $84 to make 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: Apple's Watch has the lowest ratio of hardware costs to retail price across any Apple phone, according to a preliminary estimate by research firm IHS after a teardown study. The hardware cost of an Apple Watch Sport model was about 24 per cent of the suggested retail price compared with...
  • Apple Watch has lowest hardware cost to price 4 days ago

    Apple Watch has the lowest ratio of hardware costs to retail price across any Apple phone, according to a preliminary estimate by research firm IHS after a teardown study. The hardware cost of an Apple Watch Sport model was about 24 per cent of the suggested retail price compared with 29-38...
  • Have a tattoo on your wrist? Apple Watch might not be for you 5 days ago

    Sydney: Early adopters of the Apple Watch, Apple's first new product in five years, are complaining that a number of its key functions are disrupted by their tattoos. Owners of Apple Watch - including this reporter, who bought a 42mm version with stainless steel case and black classic buckle for A$1,029...
  • TAG Heuer Smartwatch will come with a $1,400 price tag 5 days ago

    New Delhi: TAG Heuer will sell its smartwatch for an exuberant price of $1,400, which is still lesser than the gold edition Apple Watch. Developed in alliance with Google and Intel Corp, the TAG Heuer watch makes the company Apple's biggest Swiss competitor for connected timepieces. A Bloomberg report notes that the...
  • Defective component slowed Apple Watch rollout 5 days ago

    Bengaluru: Apple limited availability of the Apple Watch after a key component supplied by a Chinese company was found to be defective, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. The component, called the taptic engine, produces the sensation of being tapped on the wrist, the...
  • Android, iOS apps will also run on Windows 10 phones 5 days ago

    San Francisco: Microsoft hopes to get more people using the next version of its Windows software on all kinds of devices by giving them access to many of the same apps they're already using on Apple or Android phones. In a major strategy shift, a top executive told an audience of...
  • Samsung overtakes Apple as the world's top smartphone maker 6 days ago

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics overtook Apple to recapture the title of world's top smartphone maker by volume in the first quarter of 2015, research firm Strategy Analytics said on Wednesday. It said Samsung shipped 83.2 million smartphones worldwide and captured 24 percent market share in the quarter, down from 31 per cent...
  • The Apple iPad is fading but Mac sales up 6 days ago

    San Francisco: Apple's iPhone was again the company's star in the first three months of the year. The tech giant sold 61 million iPhones, or 40 per cent more than in the same period a year ago. That represented about two-thirds of its $58 billion in revenue. But executives also shed...
  • 'Apple remains undervalued and misunderstood' 6 days ago

    Bengaluru: Apple Inc remains undervalued and misunderstood, activist investor Carl Icahn tweeted, even as the company posted stellar quarterly results on Monday. The billionaire investor said he expects to put out an "in-depth" report within two weeks. Apple beat Wall Street's revenue and profit forecasts on Monday as it sold more iPhones...
  • How the LG G4 is different from the Apple iPhone 6, Samsung Galaxy S6 6 days ago

    New York: Optional leather backs and manual camera controls are two ways LG is seeking to distinguish its new G4 phone from Apple's iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy smartphones. LG's mobile chief, Juno Cho, said a wireless trade show in Barcelona, Spain, last month confirmed LG's belief that smartphones have become clones...
  • Apple Watch stainless steel model isn't scratch resistant 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Users of Apple Watch have complained that steel version of the smartwatch gets scratched easily within a few days of use. Even as the watch has been crafted with 316L stainless steel that is especially cold-forged to achieve superior hardness, and has a sapphire crystal screen cover along...
  • BlackBerry could collaborate with Apple on smartphone security 1 week ago

    New Delhi: BlackBerry CEO John Chen says his company is open to the idea of collaborating with Apple on security. "If Apple would ever come to us and would love to have our security, we could talk," Chen told CNNMoney. Chen, however, declined to comment on if there were already talks...
  • Everyone's watching the Watch, but iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success 1 week ago

    San Francisco: The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even if attention lately has been focused on its new smartwatch. While skeptics question whether the company's future is tied too much to one product, the iPhone's popularity was the reason Apple turned in another blow-out financial report Monday....
  • Apple's profits rise sharply, sells more phones in China than in US 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple on Monday reported a sharp rise in its quarterly profit, lifted by robust sales of its iPhones and a jump in revenue from China. The California tech giant said profit rose 33 per cent from a year ago to $13.6 billion, lifted by sales of 61 million iPhones...
  • Asus launches ZenBook Pro UX501 with 4K display to rival Apple MacBook Pro 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Asus is aiming to take on Apple's MacBook Pro with its latest ZenBook Pro that boasts of 4K display akin to the tech giant's flagship laptop. To compete with Apple's 15-inch MacBook Pro that comes with a high-resolution retina display, Asus has brought to table its own 'Pro' device...
  • Apple rejects fart apps for Apple Watch April 27, 2015

    New Delhi: Apple first wanted you to know that its latest Apple Watch is a highly sophisticated piece of wearable you can't afford. Now it wants you to realize that you can't have apps which could taint the reputation of the exquisite smartwatch. Read- No fart apps allowed! Apple doesn't want...
  • Is Apple planning an iPod comeback? April 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Apple's iconic iPod seemed to breathe its last after the coming of the ubiquitous and all-inclusive iPhone. However, the tech giant is now speculated to revive its portable digital music player this year. The iPod Touch has not received any major update since the end of 2012 and the...
  • Google apologises for the Android mascot peeing on Apple logo April 25, 2015

    San Francisco: Google was re-evaluating its user-edited online map system after the latest embarrassing incident - an image of an Android mascot urinating on an Apple logo. The image, part of a crowd-sourced edit on Google Maps, appeared briefly at a Pakistani location before it was removed by the online giant...
  • Apple aims to ship more than 20 million Watch units in 2015: Sources April 25, 2015

    Taipei: Apple aims to ship at least 20 million Apple Watches this year, well above many analysts' forecasts, according to supply chain sources. Shipment estimates for the smartwatch, Apple's first wearable gadget that went on sale on Friday, vary widely as it's a relatively new type of consumer product and the...
  • Google Maps shows Android robot mascot peeing on the Apple logo April 24, 2015

    New Delhi: The image of an Android robot mascot relieving itself on the Apple logo in Google Maps has the Internet amused. The image that appeared on Google Maps near the city of Rawalpindi in Pakistan, could be seen only in the the Map view. It, however, disappeared when users...
  • Apple Watch components guarded with rare screws; repair firm iFixit blasts the screen to look inside April 24, 2015

    Melbourne: Apple managed to frustrate gadget lovers and investors desperate to find out the components of its new smartwatch on Friday, encasing its chips in tough resin and using rare screws to thwart people trying prise it apart. Gadget repair firm iFixit, which has carried out "teardowns" on Apple products from...
  • Infosys Q4 profit up 3.5 per cent; lags estimates April 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Infosys Ltd(INFY.NS), India's second-largest software services exporter, on Thursday posted a 3.5 per cent rise in quarterly net profit, lagging analyst estimates. Revenue for the company, which makes more than two-thirds of its sales from clients in the United States and Europe, rose 4.2 per cent at Rs 13,411 crore,...
  • A guide to using Apple Watch: How to set it up, what all credentials you need, motion controls, and more April 24, 2015

    New York: The first batch of Apple Watches will arrive Friday. If you haven't ordered yours yet, you'll have to wait a while. Apple's retail stores won't have them, nor will any other store in the US, with the company taking orders over the Internet only - for delivery as...
  • Woman dumps her boyfriend's apple products in bathtub for cheating on her April 24, 2015

    Teaching a lesson the hard way, a woman in Japan decided to make her boyfriend pay for cheating on her. In what would hurt him the most, she took all his beloved Apple products and drowned them in a bathtub full of water. Thereafter, in order to drive the point...
  • ICICI, HDFC Bank develop 'watchbanking' apps for Apple Watch April 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Even before Apple's keenly awaited watch hits the domestic shores, the country's two biggest private lenders have announced applications for the device. ICICI Bank Executive director Rajiv Sabharwal today announced that bank has developed an application that is compatible with Apple watch. He claimed ICICI Bank is the first bank...
  • Xiaomi's Apple fixation goes to a whole new level; now copies Apple's media invite design April 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Xiaomi appears to be taking its tag of "Apple of China" a bit too seriously. For so long, the Chinese company has been aping Apple's product and interface designs. But now this Apple fixation goes to a whole new level.@stevekovach points out that Xiaomi's media invite for the...