IPhone

  • Barack Obama administration overrules Apple import ban 04-08-2013 06:57 AM

    President Obama's trade representative on Saturday vetoed a ban on imports of some Apple iPads and older iPhones, dealing a setback to rival South Korean electronics company Samsung. US Trade Representative Michael Froman overruled a June decision by the US International Trade Commission, which had banned imports of the iPhone...
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  • iPhone 4S doubles data consumption 06-01-2012 08:35 PM

    Helsinki: Apple's new iPhone 4S consumes on average twice as much data as the previous iPhone model and even more than iPad tablets due to increasing use of online services like the virtual personal assistant Siri, an industry study showed. When Apple rolled out the iPhone 4S in October, its...
  • Conmen sell slab of stone, soap for Rs 50,000 06-01-2012 02:07 PM

    Pune: The next time anyone approaches you out of the blue with a tantalising offer, something like a combo deal promising you the latest laptop and an iPhone for just Rs 50,000, be wary of it. You might just end up purchasing a slab of stone and a cake of...
  • Made in Texas: Apple's A5 iPhone chip 16-12-2011 01:06 PM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc is famous for relying on low-cost Asian manufacturers to both source and assemble its popular gadgets, but the consumer device giant recently started receiving a critical component in its iPad and iPhones from closer to home - Texas. The A5 processor - the brain in the...
  • Apple struggles to take bigger bite out of China 16-12-2011 01:03 PM

    Hong Kong: Apple Inc's share of China's booming smartphone market has risen sharply in the past two years, but for now the company that sells the iconic iPhone is being outpaced by nimble rivals. It is not that Apple's iPhones and iPads are losing favour among Chinese consumers. The iconic...
  • Samsung wins round in legal fight with Apple 09-12-2011 08:08 PM

    Sydney/Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co won a round of its bruising global patent fight with Apple Inc on Friday when an Australian court lifted a ban on the sale of its Galaxy tablet computer in time for the busy Christmas shopping season. But the South Korean firm's triumph in a Sydney...
  • Stealthy Carrier IQ phone software stirs outcry 03-12-2011 01:54 PM

    San Francisco: Technology bloggers are asking if our cellphones are spying on us after a security researcher said a piece of software hidden on millions of phones was recording virtually everything people do with them. Amid a broad outcry, US Senator Al Franken is calling for an investigation. A class-action...
  • US judge rejects Apple bid to halt Galaxy sales 03-12-2011 12:33 PM

    San Jose: Apple failed to convince a US judge to block Samsung Electronics from selling some Galaxy smartphones and tablets in the US market, depriving the iPhone and iPad maker of crucial leverage in a global patent battle between the two companies. In a ruling released late on Friday, US...
  • iPhone surpasses celebs, news as most searched on Web 02-12-2011 01:02 PM

    Apple's iPhone edged past major news events, celebrities and pop stars as the top searched term on the Web in 2011, according to Yahoo! The digital media company said the smartphone proved more popular than reality television celebrity Kim Kardashian, pop star Katy Perry and singer and actress Jennifer Lopez,...
  • RIM, Nokia deny use of Carrier IQ software 02-12-2011 12:50 PM

    Toronto: Research In Motion does not install, nor authorise, its carrier partners to install "Carrier IQ" monitoring software on its BlackBerry smartphones, the company said on Thursday. RIM made the statement after a security researcher said the "Carrier IQ" application, which can monitor what device users are doing, has been...
  • Apple's Siri irks abortion rights advocates 02-12-2011 12:37 PM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc is facing its first major controversy over well-received voice software Siri, as the cutting-edge iPhone search service ran afoul of abortion rights advocates. Siri - one of the most popular features of Apple's new iPhone 4S - drew the ire of bloggers and the National Abortion...
  • Apple vs Samsung lawsuit full of secret combat 02-12-2011 12:33 PM

    San Francisco/New York: The biggest legal battle for the technology industry is playing out in a federal court in Silicon Valley, where Apple is trying to stop Samsung from selling Galaxy phones and tablets in the United States. In the lawsuit, filed in April, Apple accuses Samsung of "slavishly" ripping...
  • BlackBerry, iPhone, Gmail users at risk: WikiLeaks 02-12-2011 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: WikiLeaks is out with yet another explosive expose. It has released 287 files of numerous companies containing details of mass surveillance. Speaking in London, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said more than 150 organisations worldwide were selling information obtained by monitoring people's mobile phones and computers. "Today, we release...
  • RIM to offer security features on iPhone, Android 29-11-2011 11:42 AM

    Toronto: BlackBerry maker Research In Motion is seeking to cash in as companies switch to rival smartphones with a new tool that offers some of its important security features for sexier devices like the iPhone. The company said on Tuesday that it will launch its new Mobile Fusion device management...
  • Finally, iPhone 4S up for grabs in India 25-11-2011 07:17 AM

    New Delhi: The wait for Apple's iPhone 4S to hit Indian shores came to an end after leading telecom operators Airtel and Aircel on Friday launched the much-awaited iPhone 4S in the country at price starting from Rs 44,500. Both the telecom operators have priced the 16-GB model at Rs...
  • Airtel, Aircel reveal iPhone 4S India prices 19-11-2011 07:26 AM

    New Delhi: Both Airtel and Airel, the two mobile service providers bringing the iPhone 4S to India, have revealed the price that Indian consumers will have to pay to acquire the latest object of desire from Apple. Airtel and Airtel on their respective iPhone 4S pre-order pages have listed the...
  • Airtel reveals iPhone 4S India prices 18-11-2011 03:26 PM

    New Delhi: Airtel, one of the two mobile service providers bringing the iPhone 4S to India, has revealed the price that Indian consumers will have to pay to acquire the latest object of desire from Apple. Airtel on its iPhone 4S pre-order page has listed the iPhone 4S 16GB at...
  • Android is half of all smartphone sales: Gartner 17-11-2011 02:59 PM

    New York: The market share for smartphones running Google Inc.'s Android software doubled in the third quarter as more devices became available and Apple delayed release of a new iPhone, according to the research firm Gartner. Android had more than half of the worldwide smartphone market in the third quarter,...
  • Meditate while walking with Buddhify web app 16-11-2011 02:02 PM

    London: For a lot of people the day begins amid the chaos of a transit pressure-cooker. Agitated workers wedge onto trains or buses to make the stressful commute to work and arrive feeling frazzled, a state that only worsens as the day wears on. Now, a Glasgow-based entrepreneur and digital...
  • Aircel: iPhone 4S pre-orders to begin from Nov 18 16-11-2011 09:10 AM

    New Delhi: It's official now! After Aircel announced that it will launch the much-awaited Apple's iPhone 4S on November 25, the company has now said that the pre-orders for the iPhone 4S will begin from November 18. The recent post related to the iPhone 4S announcement on the Facebook page...
  • Confirmed: iPhone 4S to come to India on Nov 25 13-11-2011 09:42 AM

    New Delhi: Here comes the confirmation from Aircel that Apple's iPhone 4S will hit the Indian shores on November 25. Now, Aircel has announced on its Facebook page that it is bringing the iPhone 4S to India on November 25. The post on the the Aircel's official Facebook page reads...
  • Tech Toyz: children's day special 12-11-2011 06:48 PM

    On this episode we talk about Rambo circus, iPhone 4S, Khan Academy and much more. ...
  • Apple's iPhone 4S to land in India on Nov 25? 12-11-2011 09:49 AM

    New Delhi: The much-awaited Apple's iPhone 4S is reportedly likely to land in India on November 25. Aircel, one of the carriers in India, has announced that it will bring the iPhone 4S soon to India on its Facebook page. The post (along with the photograph of the phone) on...
  • Apple releases iPhone battery drain software fix 11-11-2011 08:19 AM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc on Thursday Apple Inc on Thursday released a software update for its iOS 5 operating system to fix complaints on the performance of the new iPhone 4S battery. Apple, after facing a rash of complaints on the new phone's short battery life, had promised earlier to...
  • Apple security expert finds apps-software bug 08-11-2011 08:53 AM

    Washington: A software flaw in Apple Inc's iPhones and iPads may allow hackers to build apps that secretly install programs to steal data, send text messages or destroy information, according to an expert on Apple device security. Charlie Miller, a researcher with Accuvant Labs who identified the problem, built a...
  • We turned down iPhone: US Cellular 05-11-2011 12:10 PM

    New York: US Cellular Corp., the sixth-largest cellphone company in the US, on Friday said it had the opportunity to carry the iPhone but turned it down because the phone is too expensive. It's the first US carrier to acknowledge turning down the phone. Consumers pay $200 for the base...
  • New mobile app, ShoeBox, helps scan old photos 03-11-2011 10:23 AM

    New York: A new smartphone app will help you transition your old paper photos into the digital age. Called ShoeBox, the free app lets you use your iPhone's camera as a photo scanner. The iPhone app launched last week. An Android version is coming soon. ShoeBox comes as social media...
  • Apple to issue software fix for iPhone battery 03-11-2011 09:03 AM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc on Wednesday said it will release a software update to its iOS 5 operating system, acknowledging some customer complaints on the performance of the new iPhone 4S battery. "A small number of customers have reported lower-than-expected battery life on iOS 5 devices," An Apple spokesman said....