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  • News: Dropped from App Store, Siri Assistant to stop working Oct. 15

    Siri may be coming to the iPhone 4S, but Siri Assistant's days as an iOS app are numbered.

  • News: HTC launches next Sensation model, the XL

    HTC said on Thursday that its latest smartphone in its Sensation series, the XL, with the Beats audio technology, will go on sale at the beginning of November across Europe and Asia.

  • HTC Sensation XL offers Beats Audio integration

    HTC today unveiled the HTC Sensation XL, a Google Android smartphone with a 4.7in touch LCD screen with WVGA that boasts Beats Audio integration.

  • News: Sprint iPhones Include Unlimited Data Plans

    Sprint Nextel is welcoming iPhone users to its network by extending its unlimited data plans to them.

  • News: The Week in iPhone Cases: The 4S cometh

    The iPhone 4S is here, and with it the inevitable barrage of new cases. Of course, if you've been watching closely, you know that the 4S looks...well, pretty much like the iPhone 4. And that's great news for people who want to upgrade while still using their existing accessories, as well as for those who plan to hang on to the iPhone 4 for a while and want to take advantage of new accessories. In either case, vendors were quick to contact Macworld to let us know about their new products for protecting our favorite handset.

  • News: Sprint offers iPhone 4 preorders

    After years of being one of the odd men out in the iPhone market, Sprint jumped in with both feet on Thursday, offering preorders of Apple’s 8 GB iPhone 4 for $99. Preorder sales of the new iPhone 4S, which Sprint will also be offering, begin on Friday.

  • News: 'Incremental' iPhone 4S still promises to be big seller

    Apple's new iPhone 4S, despite failing to win over many pundits, bloggers and early adopters, nevertheless seems destined to be as successful as the old iPhone.

  • News: iPhone 4S has no NFC chip

    When the Apple iPhone 4S was unveiled this week, mobile payment technology was missing from the device.

  • News: Sprint to offer unlimited data for iPhone 4S and iPhone 4

    Sprint confirmed that it will offer unlimited data plans for the iPhone 4S starting Oct. 14, but it will also sell the iPhone 4 for $99.99 with the iOS 5 upgrade starting today.

  • Opinion: Windows Phone 7, Day 27: Your Mileage May Vary

    s I start to wind down the 30 Days With Windows Phone 7 series it occurs to me that there is no single Windows Phone 7 experience. The wireless provider I rely on, the smartphone manufacturer I choose, and the specific model of Windows Phone I use could significantly impact the outcome.

  • News: Mourners flock to Apple Stores to pay tribute to Jobs

    As the sun set over San Francisco on Wednesday, locals and tourists alike traveled to the city’s flagship Apple Store on Stockton to pay their respects to the man who helped shape it all.

  • News: Five new things your device will be able to do in iOS 5

    We’ve heard a lot about iOS 5’s marquee features—the new Reminders app, Notifications, and changes to the Camera and Photos app, to name a few—both on-stage and on Apple’s iOS 5 website. But as the company hints, the iOS update arriving next week comes packed with more than 200 other improvements and hidden gems into the operating system.

  • News: Samsung compares Galaxy S II to Apple's new iPhone

    Samsung countered this week's iPhone 4S unveiling by proclaiming that its Android-based Galaxy S II is superior to the Apple device in many ways.

  • Video: Video: Apple unveils iPhone 4S - raw footage

    Phil Schiller, Apple's Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, announces the iPhone 4S at Apple headquarters on Tuesday.

  • News: Opinion: Are you really disappointed by the iPhone 4S? Really?

    Many voices in the media and analyst community have expressed disappointment that Apple launched only an iPhone 4S yesterday.

  • How-Tos: How to adjust the screen timeout on an Apple iPhone

    Smartphones have a screen timeout built into them, which works in the same way as a screen saver on your PC, temporarily suspending the screen or making it appear black while the device is not being used

  • News: PC Advisor's top five tweets of the week – 6th October 2011

    There's no doubt Apple's announcement about the iPhone 4S, the next iteration of its smartphone, was the most-talked about tech topic on Twitter this week.

  • News: From friends and fans, Steve Jobs tributes pour in

    As news of the death of Steve Jobs spread around the Internet, the tributes came pouring in Wednesday, crediting Apple's co-founder and chairman with -- more than once -- changing computing as we know it.

  • Opinion: Five Unique Features that Set 'Mango' Apart

    With the attention on Apple this week and the unveiling of the iPhone 5...I mean iPhone 4S, it is easy to forget about other mobile devices. But, Microsoft is pushing out "Mango" to current Windows Phone 7 users, and new Windows Phone 7.5 "Mango" devices will be hitting shelves soon as well--probably about the same time that the iPhone 4S officially launches.

  • News: Forget iPhone 4S: Nine High-End Apple Alternatives

    The iPhone 4S -- not the rumored "iPhone 5" -- was revealed this week. Apple fanatics are still predictably going ga-ga over the new iPhone, but not everyone's been bitten by the Apple bug. Here are ten comparable, high-end devices we like just as much--or more--than the iPhone 4S



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