Skyfire App for iPhone will be Available in ‘Batches’

The new Skyfire app for iPhone and iPod touch has been causing lots of headlines lately – it’s the first application for iOS that converts Flash video in to HTML5, allowing users to watch it on their iOS devices, and due to overwhelming demand, the developers have pulled it from … Read the Full Story →

Lawsuit Claims Apple Crippled iPhone 3G With iOS 4 to Increase iPhone 4 Sales

In a lawsuit filed in the Superior Court of California for San Diego, plaintiff Biana Wofford claims that Apple purposely crippled the iPhone 3G with its iOS 4 software in a bid to boost sales of its new iPhone 4. The iOS 4 software launched for the iPhone 3G and … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iPhone Tops in Shipments, But Android Holds 44% of Smartphone Market

Despite stealing the title for best-selling smartphone in the third quarter of 2010, Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone only holds 26.2% of the market, whereas devices running Google’s Android software hold a commanding 44%. New data released by Canalys today shows that Apple took the top spot as best-selling smartphone vendor in the … Read the Full Story →

Sprint CEO Says Wi-Fi iPad Has Boosted Sprint’s Wireless Hotspot Sales

Although the iPad isn’t available directly through Sprint for use on its network, Sprint’s CEO has revealed that sales of the carrier’s Overdrive MiFi wireless hotspot have increased as a result of Apple’s Wi-Fi-only tablet devices. Dan Hesse, chief executive of Sprint, said in an interview with GigaOm that since … Read the Full Story →

‘Fortune’ Shares its View on Verizon iPhone 4

In recent weeks, rumors surrounding the release of a Verizon Wireless CDMA-based iPhone 4 have been in abundance. Even flagship news publications like The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal made headlines when they confirmed the launch of a Verizon iPhone 4 early next year. Now Fortune has … Read the Full Story →

iPhone 4 Now Available Unlocked and Contract-Free in Germany

T-Mobile lost its exclusivity to Apple’s iPhone 4 in Germany this week, and as other carriers begin to offer the iPhone, those in Germany can now order the iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4 models directly from Apple, unlocked and contract-free. Both generations of the iPhone are available on Apple’s online … Read the Full Story →

Apple (AAPL) Beats BlackBerry Shipments for Q3 with iPhone: 15.4m vs. 12.3m

According to a recent report by Strategy Analytics, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has overtaken RIM by a good 3.1 million when it comes to handset shipments in the third quarter of 2010. Apple’s hugely popular iPhone has hit a whopping 15.4 million shipments, whereas RIM’s fighting BlackBerry has hit 12.3 million. This … Read the Full Story →

Apple to Sell 700,000 MacBook Airs During Holidays?

The new 11- and 13-inch MacBook Air models that were announced at Apple’s media conference in San Francisco on Wednesday are expected to be a huge success for the Cupertino company during the holiday season, with one firm forecasting sales of 700,000 in the quarter. The research department of Concord … Read the Full Story →

Apple (AAPL) Taking Over RIM’s Enterprise

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is growing at a rapid rate at the moment, and the increased popularity of both their Mac computers and the outstanding success of their iPhones has proved this. Now the Cupertino company has stolen the enterprise market from right under RIM’s nose, and Steve Jobs doesn’t think they’ll be … Read the Full Story →

Apple Field Testing Revised iPhone 4: CDMA Version on its Way?

Apple has begun testing a revised version of its hugely popular iPhone 4, fuelling speculation that a CDMA-compatible device may be on its way in early 2011, according to an unconfirmed report from Boy Genius Report. The report published on Monday claimed that iPhone model 3,2 is currently in its … Read the Full Story →

Tethering Removed From Settings in iPad 4.2 Beta 3

Tethering iPad iOS 4.2 Beta 3

Speculation that iPhone-like tethering is making its way to the iPad started with the release of iOS 4.2 beta 2 a short while ago, but with the release of the software’s third beta last week, it’s been discovered that the settings for tethering have now been removed. The screenshot below, … Read the Full Story →

iPad Will Be Available From AT&T and Verizon on October 28

iPad Verizon

Although Verizon are yet to secure a deal with Apple to sell the iPhone 4, the network has officially unveiled its plans to sell the iPad from its stores starting October 28. Verizon will offer the Wi-Fi-only iPad models and they will be bundled with the carrier’s own MiFi 2200 … Read the Full Story →

Spotify Halted by Apple On Way to U.S.

Music streaming service Spotify is a massive hit in Europe; millions of music-lovers use its desktop and mobile applications to stream and listen to hundreds of thousands of tracks. And for a while now, many in the U.S. have been anticipation the launch of the service there, but after two … Read the Full Story →

Netflix App for iPhone 4 and iPod touch Updated – Adds Video-Out

Netflix iPhone

Netflix updated its free app for Apple’s iPhone 4 and fourth-gen iPod touch yesterday and it now boasts video-out capabilities. The latest version of the Netflix (View in iTunes) app – which also included bug fixes – allows users of the popular movie rental application to use a video adapter … Read the Full Story →

Apple Appeals $625.5 Million Ruling for Cover Flow Patent Infringement

Cover Flow is a ‘virtual shelf’ for iTunes on the Mac and the iPod for iOS, and it displays albums by their cover art or their preview image. Apple has also used the display system in other areas of their OS X operating system, but a court ruling has demanded … Read the Full Story →