APPLE

  • Apple Watch stainless steel model isn't scratch resistant 6 hours 45 minutes 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 6 hours 54 minutes 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 7 hours 28 minutes 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 7 hours 44 minutes 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 9 hours 21 minutes 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 Yesterday

    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? 2 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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 6 days ago

    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...
  • Apple botches fix leaving all Mac machines vulnerable to attacks: Researchers 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Apple's incomplete fix of a major flaw in its Mac machines has left the computers vulnerable to attacks, researchers have claimed. Earlier this month, Apple released its latest Mac OS X Yosemite and claimed to have fixed a significant backdoor named Rootpipe that was present on its computers...
  • WhatsApp voice calling finally comes to iOS 6 days ago

    New Delhi: WhatsApp's iOS users will finally be able to place calls over the Internet with the company's latest free calling feature which is now being extended to the Apple platform. Only a few weeks back, calling on WhatsApp was rolled out for the messaging app's Android users and now the...
  • Google gears up to fight Apple Watch, releases major Android Watch update 1 week ago

    New Delhi: As the Apple Watch gets closer to the wrists of the consumers, Google is leaving no stone unturned to highlight its own Android Wear watches to garner interest. The search giant has released a major update to its Android Wear smartwatches adding more functionality to the wearable devices. The...
  • Nokia likely to return to the phone market in 2016 1 week ago

    New Delhi: All the fans of Nokia phones might get lucky in 2016 as the Finnish manufacturer is expected to return to making mobile handsets. The once popular mobile manufacturer gave away its phone business to software giant Microsoft in 2013 owing to tough competition from rivals Apple and...
  • Instagram forays into wearable space with Apple Watch app April 20, 2015

    New York: Instagram is coming up with a new app for the Apple Watch that would issue an alert as soon as someone posts a picture. Instagram, owned by Facebook, will use the smartwatch to help users keep up with their closest friends through alerts as soon as they post a...
  • Samsung increased its lead over Apple in smartphone shipments even before Galaxy S6, S6 Edge went on sale April 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung defeated Apple in terms of smartphone shipments in the first quarter of 2015 even before its latest Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge started shipping, according to a new data. Taiwan-based technology market intelligence firm TrendForce notes that in Q1, a total of 291.2 million smartphone units were...
  • New leaked images show how big the rumoured 12-inch iPad could be April 20, 2015

    New Delhi: The next Apple iPad is yet to be announced, but the Web has been flooded with rumours and speculations, with the latest being an estimation about how big the upcoming 12-inch iPad Pro could be. New images spotted on French publication Nowhereelse features some of the iPad Pro...
  • How Apple Watch could reshape journalism April 19, 2015

    Washington: With the Apple Watch expected to sell in the millions, news organisations are refocusing their efforts to become part of that tiny screen. In the news business, this is now called "glance journalism." The Apple Watch, expected to catapult to the leading item in wearable technology, opens up new possibilities to...
  • How Apple's first homepage looked like April 19, 2015

    New Delhi: An Apple curator has posted on Web what is believably Apple Inc's earliest recorded home page from way back in 1992- one that is tiny and pixilated. When Kevin Fox wasn't happy with a blog post that claimed to show screenshots from the early days of Apple homepage,...
  • Why Apple bought 36,000 acres of forest April 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Like all the products by Apple, their packaging too is highly sophisticated with a certain paper that is smooth to touch and gives such a distinct look that you don't feel like throwing away the packaging long after the device has been put to use. Ever wondered how...
  • Apple Pay to debut in Canada this November April 18, 2015

    Bengaluru: Apple Inc is planning to launch its electronic payments service in Canada in November, the first international expansion of Apple Pay, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The iPhone maker is in talks with Canada's six biggest banks, Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto-Dominion Bank,...
  • Microsoft SPOT smartwatch from 2004 wasn't a mere smartwatch, it was also a can of Axe deo April 17, 2015

    Back in the early 2000s, and long before the Apple Watch, Microsoft had taken a shot at wearables with its Smart Personal Object Technology (SPOT) initiative that apart from a smart wristwatch also included a travel clock and a key chain.A little-watched ad from back in 2004, featuring actor-director Spike...
  • Apple Watch to include Line messaging app April 17, 2015

    Tokyo: Apple's highly anticipated smartwatch will feature a Line Messaging application, the system used on the iPhone, enabling the watch to receive new messages and reply with "stickers" and "emoticons", Line's spokesperson in Japan confirmed to Efe news agency on Thursday. The new Apple Watch, set to hit stores on April...
  • Apple Watches will not be available to buy in-store in May: Report April 17, 2015

    Bengaluru: Apple's watches will not be available to buy in-store in May, according to a memo from Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts, the Telegraph reported. Customers will be asked to order online to "get customers the model they want earlier and faster," according to the memo posted by the Telegraph. Deliveries of...