Articles by iPhone

  • iPhone 5 Release: 11 Features We Wish Apple Included At Launch [PHOTOS]

    September 13 2012 3:22 PM EDT

    The iPhone 5 has almost everything we expected - emphasis on "almost." The phone has all of the important features we predicted, including the taller and thinner build, the new 4-inch Retina Display with a 16:9 ratio for watching widescreen video, but there were many rumored features that didn't make it into the final product release, including NFC, 3D photography and the self-timing camera. Apple iPhone 5: 11 Features We Wish Were Included In The Final Release

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    Apple iPhone 5 Event: 5 Rumors That Were Proven Wrong At The Release Announcement

    September 13 2012 2:25 PM EDT

    On Wednesday Apple officially revealed the iPhone 5, laying to rest the endless release date rumors, price estimates and speculations on what features the device would include. The device was released alongside a brand new line of iPod Nano and iPod Touch products at the Yerva Center in San Francisco, where Apple’s Tim Cook and Phil Schiller took the stage.

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    iPhone 5: What Items Were Missing In Apple’s New Smartphone?

    September 13 2012 11:11 AM EDT

    When the first customers for the iPhone 5 from Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), the world's most valuable technology company, get their new products next Friday, chances are they’ll rave over the latest model, the upgrade for the nearly year-old iPhone 4S. But some anticipated items are absent, like an upgrade to Siri, NFC and biometric security.

  • Steve Wozniak, Apple Co-Founder, On iPhone 5 Patent Litigation: 'I Hate It'
    Steve Wozniak, Apple Co-Founder, On iPhone 5 Patent Litigation: 'I Hate It'

    September 13 2012 10:56 AM EDT

    Steve Wozniak, the programmer and computer engineer who helped launch what would later become Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL), didn't have the best things to say about his former company when the subject of Apple's recent legal battle with Samsung (KRX:005930) came up, even as he expressed his anticipation for purchasing the new iPhone 5. Speaking to Bloomberg about Wednesday's launch of the highly anticipated iPhone 5 unveiling, Wozniak praised the iPhone 5, but also commented on the recent ...

  • Apple EarPods: 3 Major Benefits Of The New Earbuds Redesign, As Explained By Lead Designer Jony Ive [VIDEO]

    September 13 2012 10:51 AM EDT

    Apple's earbuds, those simple white earphones that have shipped with every iPod since the very first one in 2001, have grown to be as symbolic of Apple brand as the iPod itself. After a few minor variations on the same design, adding the remote and microphone features over the past 10 years, Apple finally unveiled a brand-new redesign of its earbuds at Wednesday's media event in San Francisco. But don't call them earbuds, those are yesterday's news; Apple's next-generation earphon...

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    Apple Shares Leap To New Record As Goldman, Others Up Target Prices

    September 13 2012 9:25 AM EDT

    Shares of Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), the world's most valuable technology company, rose 1 percent in Thursday trading after several analysts at firms including Goldman Sachs (NYSEL GS) boosted their price targets for the Cupertino, Calif.-based company, citing potential sales of the iPhone 5.

  • iOS 6 GM Tethered Jailbreak On iPhone 4 And Other A4-Based Devices Using Updated Redsn0w 0.9.13dev4

    September 13 2012 6:12 AM EDT

    During Wednesday's special media event in San Francisco for the unveiling of iPhone 5, Apple also released a GM (Golden Master) seed of the OS on its developer portal. Here's how to jailbreak iOS 6 GM on A4 devices using Redsn0w 0.9.13dev4.

  • Apple iPhone 5: Specs, Features, Price, Keynote And Introductory Video - Everything You Need To Know

    September 13 2012 3:18 AM EDT

    As claimed by Apple, "the thinnest and lightest iPhone ever" finally saw the light of day Wednesday as the company announced its sixth generation iPhone, the "iPhone 5," in San Francisco. Here's what you need to know about the new iPhone, starting from features, specs, price, availability and more.

  • Apple Stock Recovers Amidst iPhone 5 Hype After Pre-Announcement Drop

    September 12 2012 10:59 PM EDT

    Shares of Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) jumped Wednesday during its highly anticipated unveiling of a host of new high-profile software and hardware products, including the iPhone 5, in San Francisco.

  • An Open Letter To Apple: I Don't Want Your Stinkin' iPhone 5, Or Anything Else. It’s Not Me, It’s You. And We’re Over.

    September 12 2012 7:52 PM EDT

    Like all bad addictions, I’ve come to realize joy and utility no longer mask the negatives of Apple's intrusion into my life. My wallet, my brain and the people around me have suffered as a result of my dealings with the Cupertino giant. So I’m calling it quits. Apple, this thing of ours? It's over.

  • Samsung Galaxy S3 To Break 30 Million Sales As Android Jelly Bean Release Date Approaches

    September 12 2012 5:34 PM EDT

    Samsung’s Galaxy S3, the company’s flagship smartphone of 2012, is projected to reach another 10 million unit sales before the year’s end. Samsung believes that its Galaxy S3 will achieve more than 30 million in global sales by the end of 2012, an executive said to the Yonhap News Agency.

  • iPhone 5 Event Hyped On Twitter: Android Fans Get Nasty After Apple Announcement
    iPhone 5 Event Hyped On Twitter: Android Fans Get Nasty After Apple Announcement

    September 12 2012 4:37 PM EDT

    Apple has finally unveiled the release date for its long awaited iPhone 5, confirming the rumors about its design, features and tech specs that have been circulating the Internet. Undoubtedly, Web surfers were buzzing with excitement, sharing their opinions through social media.

  • Apple iPhone 5 Release Issues: In Foxconn, Quality And Speed Stuck In Gridlock
    iPhone 5 Intro: SumOfUs Renews ‘Slave Labor’ Charges Vs. Apple

    September 12 2012 4:07 PM EDT

    Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), the world's most valuable technology company, continues to abuse workers in China who assemble its iPhone 5 and other products, liberal watchdog group charged on Wednesday.

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    Forget Pricey Apple, Here Are Some 'Boring' Retail Stocks That Have Outperformed The Tech Giant

    September 12 2012 3:55 PM EDT

    Considering that the price of one share of Apple is about the same price as its unlocked iPhone (the one that allows you to switch carriers), there are less exciting, less expensive stocks out there that have done as well or better.

  • Apple iTunes 11 Unveiled With Dramatic Redesign, Improved iCloud Integration; Release Date In 'Late October'

    September 12 2012 3:35 PM EDT

    Apple revealed the long-anticipated iTunes 11 at its press conference today, highlighting new features that update the available cloud media services along with a sleek redesign of the media player itself. The announced changes largely focused on greater integration between different Apple mobile devices and computers, complete with a fully integrated iCloud service.

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    Apple Unveils New iPod Nano: New Features Include Multitouch Widescreen Display And More [PHOTOS]

    September 12 2012 3:05 PM EDT

    he seventh-generation iPod Nano bears almost no resemblance to its iPod shuffle-sized predecessor. The 5.4 mm thick Nano boasts a large, widescreen, touchscreen display and tiny home button that are comparative to a tinier version of the iPod touch.

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    Apple iPhone 5 Officially Announced; Thinnest and Lightest iPhone Ever

    September 12 2012 3:02 PM EDT

    Apple Inc on Wednesday took the wraps off the iPhone 5, the thinnest-ever version of a smartphone that yields the majority of its profit and helped it become the world's most valuable corporation.

  • Apple iPhone 5 To Release With 8-Pin Lighting Mini Dock Connector, Not The Rumored Thunderbolt

    September 12 2012 2:50 PM EDT

    Apple has officially announced the release of its upcoming iPhone 5 at today's press event, alongside a new line of iPod Nanos and iPad Touch devices. But just as important as the iOS devices themselves are the accessories that go with them, and Apple has announced that an 8-pin Lightning dock connector will be featured with the new iPhone 5 and iPods.

  • Apple iOS 6 Release Date Comes Two Days Before iPhone 5 Launch On Wednesday, Sept. 19

    September 12 2012 2:09 PM EDT

    At Apple's media event in San Francisco on Wednesday, the Cupertino, Calif.-based computer company announced the newest mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod -- also known as iOS 6 -- will launch two days prior to the intended release date for the iPhone 5, on Wednesday, Sept. 19. The iPhone 5 will release that Friday, Sept. 21. We anticipated Apple would announce the release date of iOS 6 at today's media event. Apple iOS 6 Release Date Comes Two Days Before iPhone 5 Launch On...

  • Apple iPhone 5 Price Starts At $199, Ranges Higher For LTE Features

    September 12 2012 2:04 PM EDT

    Despite ridiculous rumors of an $800 iPhone earlier this year, the iPhone 5, which was unveiled at Apple's media event in San Francisco on Wednesday, will start selling at the familiar $199 price point. Apple will sell the new iPhone in two colors - black and white - and at a number of different storage capacities. The cheapest iPhone 5 will sell for $199 for 16GB, then $299 for 32 GB, and $399 for 64GB. For customers that want access to the high-speed Long-Term Evolution (LTE) network, Apple...