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  • News: Apple Upgrades Game Center on iOS

    The "world's most popular gaming platform" just got better. On Tuesday, Apple unveiled new features appearing in their iOS 5 update, including some much-needed upgrades for their Game Center mobile gaming service. The changes include friend suggestions, photos, and achievement points.

  • News: Apple Finally Reveals iPhone 4S, Here's the Specs

    Apple has finally taken the lid off of the iPhone 4. While it's not the "iPhone 5" that many publications and analysts were expecting, the new smartphone is looking like a significant upgrade over the last model. Here's a breakdown of the hard specs:

  • Apple iPhone 4S launch: as it happened

    Apple will launch its next iPhone at a special event in Cupertino today at 6pm UK time (10am Pacific Time), and you can get all the information as it happens, right here.

  • News: iOS 5 Drops October 12th, Includes Wireless iOS Updates

    Apple revealed a lot of new information about the iOS platform today, with one big change affecting how Apple users update their smartphones.

  • News: Apple announces Cards iOS app

    You can now make the same kinds of cards you know and love from iPhoto on your iOS device, thanks to the new Cards app, announced at Apple's Let's Talk iPhone event on Tuesday.

  • News: iOS 5 to ship October 12

    iOS 5, the next iteration of the company's operating system for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, will be released on October 12. Apple announced the ship date during a press event Tuesday at its Cupertino headquarters.

  • News: Live feed: Apple's iPhone 5 event

    We're live blogging as Apple's new CEO Tim Cook hosts Apple's iPhone 5 event. Rumours point to changes to the new iPhone's hardware including a wider screen size, a processor upgrade, more memory, and changes to the shape of the case as well as the material used for the case.

  • News: Will Today's Apple Event Bring iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 or Both?

    As with most Apple events, today's "Let's Talk iPhone" event is causing speculation to run rife across the Internet. Many people seem convinced that the iPhone 5 will make its long-awaited appearance at the event today, while others are more doubtful.

  • News: iPhone 5 Expected to Break Sales Record

    Anticipation is always high around the release of a new iPhone, and analysts expect the fifth-generation version of the device to live up to the hype and possibly break sales records.

  • News: iPhone 'playing key role in boosting smartphone market'

    Sales of Apple's iPhone will continue to help the rapid expansion of the global smartphone market, according to a market research firm.

  • News: Apple rejects Samsung's peace deal

    Apple has turned down Samsung's offer to disable some key features on its Galaxy Tab 10.1 so the device's Australian launch can go ahead.

  • News: iPhone 5 emails aim to infect recipients' computers

    Scammers are exploiting interest in today's iPhone announcement to try and trick Windows users into installing malware on their PCs.

  • Opinion: Better rural mobile coverage? Make the mobile operators pay

    Spending public money to improve mobile connectivity to rural areas lets profitable mobile operators off the hook.

  • News: Microsoft zapping Zune music player

    Microsoft, confirming one of the technology industry’s worst kept secrets, is killing off its Zune music player about 5 years after its debut as a potential iPod killer.

  • News: HTC Acknowledges Security Flaw, Promises Quick Fix

    HTC has acknowledged a security vulnerability in several of its smartphones but dodged responsibility for the flaw. The vulnerability exposes nearly all a user’s data to any app that can access the Internet from the handset.

  • News: Mango update progressing, but Samsung owners have to wait

    Microsoft has invited 50 percent of eligible Windows Phone users to update to version 7.5, also known as Mango, Microsoft's Eric Hautala said in a blog post on Monday.

  • News: iPhone 5: Sprint Exclusivity Doesn't Seem Possible

    Sprint is expected to jump aboard the iPhone bandwagon, joining AT&T and Verizon as the third U.S. carrier to sell the device. The carrier committed to more than 30 million handsets over the next four years, according to Wall Street Journal, which was also the first to report that Sprint will get the new iPhone. But in the usual hysteria ahead of a highly-anticipated Apple announcement, Boy Genius Report is claiming its sources say the iPhone 5 will be a Sprint exclusive.

  • Opinion: Windows Phone 7, Day 25: Conserving Battery Power

    One thing I never worried about with my iPhone was the battery. I charge my smartphone every night while I am sleeping, and my iPhone always made it through the day without me giving it a second thought. With Windows Phone 7--not so much. For today's 30 Days With Windows Phone 7 post I am going to check out ways to squeeze every last ounce of juice out of this "Mango".

  • Feature: iPhone 4S: rumour round-up

    A quick round-up of the most interesting and feasible rumours surrounding the potential iPhone 4S launch.

  • News: Best Android apps: Five free Android supermarket shopping apps

    The weekly grocery shop is time-consuming and for many can even be a source of great frustration.



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