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  • News: FAQ: Hello, iPhone 4S

    Apple shredded prognosticators' reputations yesterday -- it'll be the iPhone 5, it'll have a bigger screen, it'll be only on Sprint -- when the company finally pulled off the wraps covering the first new iPhone in 16 months.

  • News: Sprint could get 2M upgrades to iPhone 4S

    Sprint has a lot to gain by selling the new iPhone 4S starting Oct. 14, including new customers attracted to Sprint's unlimited data plans and up to 2 million existing customers likely to upgrade to Apple's latest smartphone.

  • News: Samsung Releases Teaser Shot of Nexus Prime

    Within hours of Apple’s unveiling of the iPhone 4S, the Android camp hit back with a video teaser for the Nexus Prime from Samsung. The new Google phone is set to be unveiled at the CTIA wireless industry convention in San Diego on Oct. 11.

  • News: Apple iPhone 4S: A Deep Dive Into the New iPhone's Hardware

    After more than a year with the iPhone 4, the iPhone 4S--announced Tuesday by Apple CEO Tim Cook--seems a bit, well, underwhelming.

  • News: The Week in iOS Accessories: Hog heaven

    This week's roundup of iOS accessories brings to mind just one word: SOO-EY! Here are a few of the new iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch add-ons—porcine and non-porcine—that caught our eye. There's even a new Apple-branded accessory for our European friends.

  • News: iPhone 4S vs The Competition: Spec Showdown Chart

    The iPhone 4S may look identical to the iPhone 4, but that's where the comparisons stop. Under the hood the iPhone 4S is full of hardware and software innovations that help Apple catch up with its rivals. Here’s how Apple’s iPhone 4S stacks up against its Android, Windows Phone 7 and BlackBerry competitors when it comes to specs.

  • News: Samsung hopes to block sale of iPhone 4S in Italy and France

    Samsung Electronics is greeting the new iPhone with more legal action. The company plans to file preliminary injunction motions in Milan, Italy and in Paris asking the courts to block sales of the iPhone 4S, Samsung said on Wednesday.

  • News: 3M film turns windows into transparent solar panels

    3M has developed a see-through film that turns ordinary windows into solar panels. It will go sale next year.

  • News: iPhone 5 Experiment: The queuing begins

    Rob Shoesmith, the man who plans to camp out for as long as a month to get his hands on the next-generation iPhone first, has begun queuing outside the Apple Store in Covent Garden.

  • News: Apple Store down - iPhone 5 pre-order today?

    The closure of the Apple online store is typically used to herald the announcement of new products available for sale. We think it might be an iPhone 5 pre-order scheme today.

  • News: Japan to launch smartphone-only TV broadcast channel

    A television broadcast viewable only on smartphones and tablets with special tuners will go live across Japan next year, according to a venture funded by the country's largest television stations and mobile operator.

  • News: NTT DoCoMo phone: you're hungry, but don't eat yet

    "Your hunger level is 60%. Refrain from snacking even if you are hungry."

  • News: Remains of the Day: Please, sir, can I have some more?

    I know, I know. You've read about the iPhone 4S all day. But you just can't get enough! Don't you worry your pretty little heads: The remainders for Tuesday, October 4, 2011 are happy to serve another helping.

  • News: 4 ways the iPhone 4S beats its predecessor

    The new iPhone 4S unveiled Tuesday has four important wireless networking enhancements that its predecessor lacked, including dual-network world phone capabilities and the fact that it is available through a third U.S. carrier: Sprint.

  • News: The iPhone 4S debuts

    Apple took the wraps off the next iPhone Tuesday, and Macworld's Jason Snell and Dan Moren were on hand to cover the event. Now they stop by the Macworld Podcast along with Daring Fireball's John Gruber to tell you what they saw and to lend some perspective to Tuesday's Apple news.

  • News: iPhone 4S chatter swamps the Web

    Apple's iPhone 4S announcement in Cupertino, Calif., predictably turned into a major social media event, prompting techies to post tens of thousands of related tweets on Twitter, thousands of thumbs-up likes on Facebook, and hundreds of comments on popular news sites during the 90 minute-long event.

  • News: AppleCare+ for iPhone covers accidental damage

    With all the big Apple news on Tuesday, you'll be forgiven if you missed a change the company made to its AppleCare extended-service offering for the iPhone. But that change is significant and will make the plan more appealing to some users.

  • News: Apple will pay your $200 for your gently used iPhone 4

    If history is any guide, the advent of the iPhone 4S will soon render the iPhone 4 both significantly less sexy and significantly less valuable on the resale market. But the good news for early adopters is that Apple will pay them up to $200 to buy back their mint-condition iPhone 4.

  • News: Oracle shows JavaFX on iOS and Android

    The company also pitches Project Avatar dynamic client effort and delays Java SE 8 to the summer of 2013

  • News: Apple.com crashes as iPhone 4S unveiled

    Shortly before Apple unveiled the iPhone 4S, the company's Web site went down.



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