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  • 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.

  • News: Sony Ericsson breaks even amidst Sony takeover rumors

    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: Apple moves closer to cloud based movie services

    Apple rumoured to be sealing deal with movie studios to stream films to Apple mobile devices via iTunes and iCloud.

  • News: First fruits of Adobe DPS appear on iOS Newsstand

    Apple's iOS Newsstand service has received the first batch of magazine apps from publishers created using the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite.

  • News: Early birds get set for iPhone 4S

    Expect lines of gadget-mad phone fans to start queuing to get the iPhone 4S, as stores announce 8am openings

  • News: Mag+ welcomes Apple Newsstand with 12 titles

    Apple's Newsstand features a dozen new magazine apps created with Mag+ software.

  • News: U.S. judge to rule on Samsung tablet sales

    Attorneys for Apple and Samsung Electronics gave arguments before a U.S. federal judge on Thursday in a patent infringement suit over Samsung's Galaxy tablets, and the judge is now set to issue a written order on Apple's request to have sales of those tablets blocked.

  • News: LightSquared shows GPS interference fix

    LightSquared and a partner, Javad GNSS, showed off a filter and an antenna on Thursday that they said would solve the anticipated GPS interference problem that has plagued the carrier's plan to deploy an LTE network in frequencies near those used by GPS.

  • News: Remains of the Day: No Siri, that's my baby

    The iPhone 4S meets its match in the team at iFixit, Apple may add movies to the cloud, and one Apple executive gets a lengthy write-up. The remainders for Thursday, October 13, 2011 are down for the count.

  • News: Up close with iOS 5: Photos and Camera changes

    As the saying goes, the best camera you have is the one you have with you--and that makes your device's camera one of its most important features. So it's no surprise that Apple would bolster photography features with iOS 5.

  • News: Up close with iOS 5: Mail's changes

    Many iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users have mixed feelings about iOS's Mail app. On the whole, it's one of the best mobile email clients, making it easy to read and reply to email. But it's also missing many of the features you've come to expect from email clients on the desktop. We obviously shouldn't expect the same level of functionality from a mobile app as we do from a Mac app, but the fact that we use iOS Mail so much makes it an easy target for criticism.



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