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  • iPhone 4s Users May Want to Avoid iOS 8 Due to Performance and Screen Size Issues

    17 September 2014, 12:54 pm by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Apple's public launch of iOS 8 is happening today, but there is one group of iPhone owners who may want pass on the upgrade for now. According to Ars Technica, the overall experience of iOS 8 on the iPhone 4s is degraded enough that owners of this device may…
  • Fleksy's Speed-Focused Gesture Keyboard for iOS 8 Launching Today

    17 September 2014, 9:25 am by: Eric Slivka

    With today's release of iOS 8, a number of new systemwide alternative keyboards will also be debuting in the App Store. Yesterday, we covered SwiftKey, and today sees the introduction of another major entrant: Fleksy.…
  • LG to Supply Apple Watch Displays, Apple Aiming to Sell 50 Million Units in 2015

    17 September 2014, 5:07 am by: Richard Padilla

    LG Display will supply the AMOLED displays for the Apple Watch when it launches in 2015, reports Digitimes. According to the report, Apple is also expecting to ship five million units of the wearable device a month, and is aiming to sell more than 50 million…
  • First iPhone 6 Unboxing Video Surfaces

    16 September 2014, 11:06 pm by: Husain Sumra

    As the first reviews of both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus hit the Internet, T3 took the opportunity to post the first unboxing of the iPhone 6, depicting the specific packaging and layout of the box for the smaller device.…
  • Official iPhone 6 Plus Reviews Report 1 GB RAM

    16 September 2014, 10:31 pm by: Juli Clover

    Earlier today, a screenshot from iPhone monitoring app System Status suggested Apple's larger iPhone 6 Plus might be limited to 1 GB of RAM, much like the iPhone 6.…
  • SwiftKey's Systemwide Gesture Keyboard Launching Alongside iOS 8 for Free

    16 September 2014, 9:00 pm by: Eric Slivka

    Earlier this year, popular Android alternative keyboard maker SwiftKey expanded to iOS with a note-taking app integrating the company's gesture keyboard. And with Apple opening up iOS to systemwide third-party keyboard as part of iOS 8, SwiftKey is ready to…
  • Appeals Court Throws Out $368 Million Verdict Against Apple in VirnetX Lawsuit

    16 September 2014, 1:50 pm by: Juli Clover

    Back in 2012, patent holding company VirnetX won a patent lawsuit against Apple over virtual private networking (VPN) connectivity related to Apple's FaceTime video calling feature. VirnetX was awarded $368.2 million after a jury trial.…
  • iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Launches in China May Be Delayed Until 2015

    16 September 2014, 10:56 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Apple may be forced to wait until 2015 to launch the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China, according to a report in 21st Century Business Herald [Google Translate]. If true, the delay could have consequences for the company both in terms of customer momentum in…
  • PayPal Launches Ad Subtly Attacking Apple for Recent iCloud Photo Leak

    15 September 2014, 8:28 pm by: Juli Clover

    Following the unveiling of Apple Pay last week, PayPal has gone on the offensive, taking out a full page ad in The New York Times that slams Apple for its recent iCloud photo leak while promoting PayPal's own security.…
  • U2's 'Songs of Innocence' Accessed Over 33 Million Times Since Start of iTunes Promotion

    15 September 2014, 7:06 pm by: Richard Padilla

    Six days after it began offering U2's latest album "Songs of Innocence" for free to 500 million iTunes customers, Apple has announced (via the Associated Press) that over 33 million customers have accessed the record.…
  • Macy's Announces iBeacon Expansion, Support for Apple Pay

    15 September 2014, 3:22 pm by: Juli Clover

    Macy's today announced plans to expand its partnership with Shopkick, which will see more than 4000 shopBeacon devices installed in Macy's stores across the United States by the end of September.…
  • Apple to Preinstall iLife and iWork on Higher-Capacity iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Models

    15 September 2014, 1:01 pm by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Taking advantage of the high storage capacities available on its 64 GB and 128 GB iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models, Apple will be including the free iLife and iWork apps on those models preinstalled. The 16 GB models will still be eligible for the free apps,…
  • Microsoft Acquiring 'Minecraft' Developer Mojang for $2.5 Billion

    15 September 2014, 11:25 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Microsoft today announced the acquisition of Mojang, the company behind the popular crafting game Minecraft. Both Microsoft and Mojang confirmed the Redmond company paid $2.5 billion for the gaming franchise in a deal expected to close in late 2014.…
  • Phones4U Cancels All iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Pre-orders as UK Retailer Faces Closure

    15 September 2014, 9:29 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    UK retailer Phones4U confirmed today in a public statement that it is canceling all iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders as the company enters administration, reports Huffington Post UK via Engadget. Administration allows a company to address its creditors as…
  • U2's 'Songs of Innocence' Downloaded 2 Million Times After Promotion

    12 September 2014, 3:14 pm by: Richard Padilla

    Earlier this week at its media event, Apple announced that it would be partnering with rock group U2 to offer its new "Songs of Innocence" album to 500 million iTunes customers for free. However, the deal upset some users who did not want the album added to…
  • Panic's 'Transmit' File Management App Coming to iOS 8 With App Extension Support

    11 September 2014, 1:57 pm by: Juli Clover

    Panic, the company behind the popular file management app Transmit for Mac, has plans to bring Transmit to iOS in the near future, taking advantage of several new features introduced with iOS 8. Currently in beta, the Transmit iOS app offers a look at some of…
  • EA Announces 'SimCity BuildIt' for iOS Devices

    11 September 2014, 5:26 am by: Richard Padilla

    EA has announced SimCity BuildIt for iOS, bringing another iteration of the ultra-popular PC game franchise to Apple's mobile devices. Like the other titles in the series, SimCity BuildIt allows players to build and maintain a city through the construction of…
  • Apple Hires Senior Gap Marketer as Director of Global Marketing Communications

    10 September 2014, 6:40 pm by: Juli Clover

    Apple is continuing to make hires from the retail/fashion industry, most recently taking on Marcela Aguilar, former senior global director of marketing and communications at Gap. According to Ad Age Aguilar will be taking on the role of director of global…
  • Apple Launching iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in India on October 17

    10 September 2014, 5:39 am by: Richard Padilla

    Apple will launch its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in India on October 17, according to the company's official website for the region. Apple has not revealed pricing details for the two devices in the region, although it is likely that prices will be close…
  • 'Swift' Programming Language Hits GM Status for iOS, OS X GM Coming with Yosemite

    10 September 2014, 2:56 am by: Richard Padilla

    Following yesterday's special media event, Apple has announced that its Swift programming language has hit GM status for iOS. With this latest milestone, Apple is now inviting developers to submit Swift apps to the App Store for review. You can now submit…

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