We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
80,259 News Articles

More Smartphones News

  • News: Up close with iOS 5: Calendar changes

    Though it didn't score iOS 5's flashiest updates, the stock Calendar app certainly gets a few noteworthy upgrades of its own in the latest edition of Apple's mobile OS. Many of the improvements introduced by Apple seem focused on improving the calendaring app's interface.

  • News: Wall Street Beat: Google, strong sales boost tech

    Strong results for tech companies, especially Google, and an easing of concerns about the economy boosted confidence in the computer sector, as markets closed Friday on a positive note.

  • News: iOS 5 installation woes waning

    Untold hordes of iOS device owners rushed to upgrade their devices to iOS 5 upon its release ealier this week. Many did so and immediately began enjoying the fruits of Apple’s latest incarnation of its mobile operating system. Others, however, were stymied by installation woes that prevented them from upgrading successfully. Macworld has found a simple, if not necessarily earth-shattering fix:

  • News: iPhone 4S teardowns reveal A5 processor

    Preliminary teardowns of Apple's iPhone 4S have confirmed what rumors claimed for months: The new smartphone is powered by the same dual-core processor used in the iPad 2.

  • News: Verizon's 'can you hear me now' fleet testing 4G

    Verizon Wireless has equipped almost all of its fleet of test vehicles with 4G (fourth-generation) devices to test all the major U.S. 4G networks for speed and coverage.

  • News: Security roundup for Oct. 14: BlackBerry blows up; the 'dual-persona' mobile device?; more on the RSA hack; Moxie's moxie on SSL certificates; Vint Cerf on Google's privacy policies

    Confidentiality, integrity and availability are oft-mentioned goals of security, and that being the case, this week's lack of service globally for the BlackBerry constitutes a profound security collapse.

  • News: Up close with iOS 5: AirPlay features

    First introduced with iOS 4.2 last November, Apple's AirPlay technology lets you wirelessly stream audio and video from a computer or iOS device to an Apple TV, an AirPort Express, or a compatible third-party hardware device.

  • 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).



IDG UK Sites

Samsung Galaxy S6 review: Hands-on with the new Samsung Galaxy. Samsung's flagship is more iPhone-lr......

IDG UK Sites

Samsung: King of the Androids (or MWC, at least)

IDG UK Sites

HP Z1 G2 review

IDG UK Sites

What does that mean? A jargon-buster dictionary of tech terms for Apple fans