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The Sleek, Large-Screen iPhone 6 Emerges As The Leaks Suddenly Get Physical – Forbes


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The Sleek, Large-Screen iPhone 6 Emerges As The Leaks Suddenly Get Physical
Forbes
The iPhone 6 will be just a little smaller than the just-released Samsung Galaxy S5, and virtually identical to the Nexus 5, but thinner. This is the conclusion of Toronto-based mobile device expert Lewis Hilsenteger of Unbox Therapy, based on a
IPhone sales drive strong Apple earningsPCWorld
Video: Here's how a 4.7-inch iPhone 6 would stack up against top Android phonesBGR
Apple Sales, Profit Top Estimates as IPhone Demand StrongBloomberg
Reuters -Apple Insider
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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 6:51 pm

5 best iPhone apps for free phone calls – Macworld UK


5 best iPhone apps for free phone calls
Macworld UK
In this feature, we look at some terrific apps for making free online phone calls using the iPhone. If you make many phone calls on your iPhone, it's worth taking the time to set up a free online phone service. Because the iPhone is a modern smartphone

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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 6:01 pm

An iPhone Engineer-Turned-Game Maker Shares His Apple Story – New York Times (blog)


An iPhone Engineer-Turned-Game Maker Shares His Apple Story
New York Times (blog)
After the iPhone became mainstream, many of Apple's competitors quickly came up with smartphones with smarter web browsers, too. And over all, Apple's mobile Safari, which was expanded for the iPad, has had a major influence on how modern websites …
Creation of Original iPhone Browser Detailed by Former Apple EngineerMac Rumors
Early iPhone Software Engineer's Bonsai Slice Game Pushes The Limits Of TechCrunch

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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 4:39 pm

iPhone users complain after Apple’s latest update causes devices to crash – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

iPhone users complain after Apple's latest update causes devices to crash
Daily Mail
Alexrest added: 'I'm also stuck in recovery mode after updating my iPhone 4s to 7.1.1' followed by E.C.H who wrote: 'First time it bricked my phone going from 7.1 to 7.1.1 on my iPhone 5.' However, the reports seem to be coming from a minority, as
iOS 7.1.1 brings huge battery life improvements for iPhone usersBGR
iOS 7.1.1 brings with it better iPhone battery lifeZDNet
Apple's iOS 7.1.1 tweaks shown to extend iPhone battery lifeApple Insider
Gotta Be Mobile -Business Insider
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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 4:25 pm

Acompli is the powerhouse email app for iPhone that Outlook users have been … – The Verge


Indian Nerve

Acompli is the powerhouse email app for iPhone that Outlook users have been
The Verge
But over the past month, a new buzz has emerged from some of the same early adopters who first fell for Mailbox. They're saying that Acompli, a new free email app launching today on iPhone, represents the next step in unchaining email from the desktop.
Acompli Debuts New Email App for iPhone and iPod touch to Help Busy MarketWatch

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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 1:06 pm

Opera’s Coast browser arrives on iPhone – CNET


Times of India

Opera's Coast browser arrives on iPhone
CNET
Opera's Coast browser arrives on iPhone. The Norwegian company expects more people will use the iPhone version of its new Web browser than the iPad version that arrived last year. by Stephen Shankland. and Seth Rosenblatt. April 24, 2014 5:09 AM PDT.
Hands on: Opera Coast iPhone browser offers a different way to view the WebMacworld
Opera's Coast browser comes to the iPhoneZDNet
Opera Coast Browser Launches on iPhonePC Magazine
TIME -TechCrunch
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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 12:22 pm

Three iPhone Cases with Secret Identities – Yahoo News


Mac Rumors

Three iPhone Cases with Secret Identities
Yahoo News
But I say if you're going to saddle yourself with the bulk and ugliness of an iPhone case, you may as well get some extra mileage out of it. Fortunately, the world teems with bizarre and wonderful double-duty cases. There are, for example, cases that
Prong's PWR case for iPhone 5/5s features a detachable battery pack with an 9 to 5 Mac
Prong Debuts iPhone 'PWR Case' With Built-In Plug and Backup BatteryMac Rumors
Prong PWR puts a power plug on your iPhoneCult of Mac
AppAdvice -iLounge -Twice
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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 11:05 am

Apple’s iPhone ‘lock-out’ patent could end texting while driving – The Guardian


The Guardian

Apple's iPhone 'lock-out' patent could end texting while driving
The Guardian
A new patent by the technology giant could “change the culture” and help stop driver distraction with an automated system that would disable certain smartphone functions when an iPhone user is driving. One recently published patent describes a "driver …
Apple might lock you out of your iPhone to save your lifeBGR
Apple's iPhone would stop you from texting and driving, says patent proposalMyNorthwest.com
Your iPhone Could Block Texting If You're Also Driving, Because Apple Doesn't Bustle

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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 7:35 am

iPhone 6 Size Compared to Galaxy S5 and Other Android Phones – Mac Rumors


Mac Rumors

iPhone 6 Size Compared to Galaxy S5 and Other Android Phones
Mac Rumors
With a large bulk of the rumors for the iPhone 6 revolving around its purported increased screen size, there have been a healthy amount of iPhone 6 renderings exploring what the phone could look like and how big it would be compared to the current

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 3:34 am

Rumor: Apple’s ‘iPhone 6′ may sport curved edges, display glass – Apple Insider


Rumor: Apple's 'iPhone 6' may sport curved edges, display glass
Apple Insider
A report on Wednesday claims Apple's next-generation iPhone may employ a curved chassis design and accompanying display glass, a vast departure from the substantially squared-off design used on existing Apple handsets. Squair's "Curvaceous Bumper.

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 11:34 pm

iPhone – Yahoo News Search Results

iPhone 6 Could Sport a Thick, Curvy Bumper

The iPhone is about to get curvier than ever, if a new report is to be believed. According to Japanese publication Macotakara, the purported iPhone 6 may sport a thick, round bumper that would significantly switch up the iPhone's iconic slim build.

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 7:31 pm

The Sleek, Large-Screen iPhone 6 Emerges As The Leaks Suddenly Get Physical

Let's call the iPhone 6 at a 4.7 inch screen and 7 mm thick and expect mounting evidence to congregate around these specifications in the weeks and months ahead.

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 6:57 pm

Bits Blog: An iPhone Engineer-Turned-Game Maker Shares His Apple Story

Francisco Tolmasky’s experience building software for the original iPhone offers a rare window into the company’s start-up-like product development.

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 5:09 pm

Video: Here’s how a 4.7-inch iPhone 6 would stack up against top Android phones

The iPhone 6 will reportedly arrive in two sizes, including 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch models, and recent reports have revealed both hardware details for the handset and potential design elements. On top of that, a series of leaks showed purported iPhone 6 manufacturing tools, components and even cases. One 4.7-inch iPhone 6 case has been obtained by Unbox Therapy, which then used it to show how big …

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 1:30 pm

New Apple Patent Suggests Holographic iPhone

Forget Retina displaysa future iPhone's screen could be holographic. Apple has secured a patent for a new type of 3D display system, one that could lead to devices that create fully interactive holograms. According to a USPTO filing from Apr. 24, Apple's "interactive three-dimensional display system" would allow users to interact with 3D images that are formed in mid-air from a device's display.

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 1:00 pm

Apple Earnings: Has The iPhone Maker Got Its Mojo Back?

Apple's quarter came in well ahead of expectations on strong overall revenues and iPhone sales. With the company forecasting modestly higher earnings in the coming quarter and expectations that the iPhone 6 could be a blockbuster come September, Apple's stock soared to levels not seen since the end of last [...]

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 12:11 pm

Waiting for the iPhone 7

The iPhone 5, in its various forms, was the star of Apple's earnings release. Apple sold 43.7 million of them, which made up over half of the company's $45.6 million in revenue.

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 10:22 am

Apple splitting stock as iPhone sales soar

Apple on Wednesday courted investors with stock split plans as hot iPhone sales pushed up profits while underscoring pressure for the company to unveil "the next big thing." Apple shares jumped more than seven percent to $566.15 in after-market trade following the release of January-March earnings figures showing profit of $10.2 billion on $45.6 billion in revenue. The earnings report came with …

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 2:18 am

Why Apple's iPhone Success in BRIC Countries Is a Big Deal

Apple's iPhone was a smash hit in the BRIC countries last quarter, setting sales records in the emerging markets of Brazil, Russia, India and China, CEO Tim Cook said on the earnings call today. "I am particularly proud of the results in these markets because these have not been historic strong points for Apple," Cook said.

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 1:52 am

A Bigger iPhone 6 May Be Delayed for Battery Issues

Apple's iPhone 6 could arrive in 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch variations this year, but those clamoring for the latter may have to hold their breath a bit longer. According to Taiwan's Commercial Times, the purported phablet-sized iPhone could be delayed a year due to battery production issues. As pointed out by Cnet, battery manufacturers are having a hard time crafting a battery that would fit within …

Posted on 22 April 2014 | 3:30 pm