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  • News: iPhone 5 rumor roll-up for the week ending Oct. 14

    While many in the iOSsphere are preordering the relentlessly familiar new iPhone 4S in record numbers, and standing in the rain to buy one today, many others simply wait. They know, they just know, that the iPhone 5 is out there. Calling to them.

  • News: An annotated guide to iFixit's iPhone 4S tear-down

    The people at iFixit, who love screwdrivers more than gadgets, Friday walked us through a dissection of the Apple iPhone 4S, which goes on sale today.

  • News: FNB rises to dominant position in mobile banking for Southern Africa

    As local and international banks roll out technology to provide efficient and remote banking services in Africa, South Africa's First National Bank (FNB) has managed to dominate the Southern African region.

  • News: Early risers get the iPhone 4S

    Dedicated iPhone fans make early start to get to head of the queue

  • News: Crowds line up for iPhone 4S across U.S., the world

    Erin Mathews didn’t want to miss out on the chance to jump to the iPhone.

  • News: Hex Varsity 13" Messenger Bag for iPad and laptop

    Hex is known for its iPod nano watch straps, but the company recently ventured into the laptop-bag market with its Fall/Winter collection. The sleek $80 Varsity 13" Messenger Bag for iPad is a beautiful everyday option, appropriate for use anywhere from the boardroom to the classroom to the coffee shop. And despite what its name seems to imply, the Varsity is a bag for both an iPad and a laptop.

  • News: iPhone 4 Launch Day: The Buzz So Far

    Apple fans are lining up around the world to be among the first to get their hands on the iPhone 4S, the newest Apple smartphone, which launches Friday. The latest iPhone features Apple's A5 dual-core processor, an 8-megapixel camera, 1080p video capture, and the Siri voice-enabled personal assistant. The device also features the same 3.5-inch retina display with 960-by-640 resolution.

  • News: The Week in iPhone Cases: Woogie!

    With the iPhone 4S debuting this week, a number of new cases are hitting the market, and we at Macworld are, as always, on hand to report on them in our weekly iPhone case roundup.

  • News: Up close with iOS 5: New gestures

    New multitouch gestures have been in the frame for iOS since early this year, when they first showed up in the iOS 4.3 beta. That feature may have disappeared from the final version of that release, but four- and five-finger gesture didn’t drop off Apple’s to-do list entirely. Instead, they’re making their debut with iOS 5.—at least for iPad 2 owners

  • News: Dutch court rejects Samsung patent claims against Apple

    A judge at the district court in the Hague on Friday rejected claims that Samsung had made against Apple regarding four patents.

  • News: iPhone 4S huge draw for current iPhone owners

    As the new iPhone 4S goes on sale today, owners of earlier Apple smartphone models are expected to make up the bulk of buyers, with surprisingly strong interest shown by iPhone 4 owners even though some number of them have months left on their current contract.

  • News: Sprint faithful wait in the rain to be first with iPhone 4S

    Sprint made its debut with the iPhone 4S today and some of the carrier's longtime customers waited in line in the pouring rain for the latest Apple smartphone using Sprint's unlimited data plans.

  • News: Orange Kenya launches Flybox targeting homes, small offices

    Orange on Wednesday launched the Flybox, a GSM router targeting small office and home users. The router runs on Orange's recently launched High Speed Packet Access + (HSPA+) network which offers speeds of up to 21 Megabits per second (21 Mbps ). The router can connect up to 10 computers silmutaneously via WiFi and ethernet cables and has a maximum speed of 7.2 Mbps (High Speed Packet Access).

  • News: Dutch court rejects Samsung patent claims against Apple

    A judge at the district court in the Hague on Friday rejected claims that Samsung had made against Apple regarding four patents.

  • News: iPhone 4S Frenzy Kicks into Overdrive

    Not everyone pre-ordered their iPhone 4S--plenty of people are nabbing Apple's latest handset the old-fashioned way: by waiting in line.

  • News: Up close with iOS 5: Game Center

    Back when it just made Macs, Apple had an attitude toward gaming that veered toward indifference. That changed with the arrival of the iPhone. With its touch interface, built-in accelerometer, and eye-catching screen, Apple’s phone—and indeed, all of Apple’s iOS devices—made ideal portable gaming systems.

  • Video: Video: A conversation with Siri on the iPhone 4S

    Macworld's Jason Snell talks with the iPhone 4S's new Siri technology.

  • News: Sony Ericsson breaks even and says it is 'patent safe'

    Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications barely broke even during the third quarter, and reported a small year-on-year drop in revenue as an increase in the average selling price of its phones was offset by a 9 percent fall in volume.

  • News: JavaFX on iOS: Dead on arrival?

    Developers applaud Oracle's intent but see long odds on Apple allowing JavaFX apps to run on iOS

  • News: Long lines for iPhone 4S as servers crash at Japanese launch

    Hundreds lined the streets of Tokyo on Friday to be the first in the world to get their hands on the iPhone 4S, temporarily crashing the registration servers at one Japanese mobile operator.



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