iOS 5 To Continue Using Google Maps?

The rumor mill has been discussing the possibility of Apple introducing its own Maps application for iOS devices since it acquired Placebase and Plogy9. Various job postings by Apple in the past fueled speculation about new mapping services however, the Cupertino Calif., based company might not be ready for it just yet. 9to5Google earlier today reported that according to their … Read More

Apple’s India Website Calls Its Latest Release ‘iPhone 4G’

Apple India iPhone 4G

UPDATE: Apple has fixed the error and now the online store correctly mentions the smartphone as “iPhone 4″ not “iPhone 4G”. Earlier today we reported that Apple has finally launched iPhone 4 in India with Airtel and Aircel as its telecom partners but Apple’s official website seems to have changed the name of the fourth gen device. Apple (India) really … Read More

Airtel Launching Unlocked iPhone 4 In India Tonight

iPhone 4 India Airtel Tariff Plans

Airtel earlier today sent out notification via SMS to everyone who expressed their interest in buying Apple’s iPhone 4. India’s leading telecom operator with over 220 million customers has announced a “grand launch tonight at 12am, DLF Promenade mall courtyard, Vasant Kunj.” iPhone 4 is available for both postpaid and prepaid customers in white or black color models in 16GB … Read More

Apple’s iPhone 4 Coming To India on May 27th

iPhone 4 India Aircel tariff Plans

Apple’s iPhone 4 will finally be available in India on May 27th after nearly one year of its launch in the US. The phone will be available in 16GB and 32GB models from Airtel and Aircel. iPhone 4 will be available for both postpaid and prepaid subscribers however, the special tariff plans the operators will be offering is something which … Read More

Is This The Back Cover of Apple’s iPhone 5 / 4S? [Photo]

iPhone 5 4S Back Cover Photo

Apple’s iPhone 5 / 4S is rumored to be unveiled in September and we’ve already reported on different mockups of the upcoming device. According to various reports the next gen iPhone will not have an all-new design however, it could feature a curved-glass design. We could also expect Apple to include dual-core A5 chip and a high resolution camera. Apple.Pro recently … Read More

Production of 500,000 iPad 2 Units at Risk from Foxconn Plant Explosion

We recently reported on the unfortunate event which took place in one of Foxconn’s plant located in Chengdu, China. The explosion claimed lives of three workers and many were injured because of the flammable dust used for polishing iPad 2 display. Earlier today IHS iSupply issued a report and estimated that the explosion could result in a production loss of … Read More

Apple Might Not Bring iOS 5 to iPhone 3GS

Apple is widely expected to unveil iOS 5 during WWDC 2011 and the latest rumor to hit the web is that iPhone 3GS will not support the upcoming software update for iOS devices. If we consider Apple’s software update release cycle the company tends to support and release the latest updates for the current gen model and the previous one. … Read More

Foxconn Factory Fire Could Impact iPad 2 Production

One of Foxconn’s manufacturing plant located in Chengdu, China caught fire due to an explosion on Friday. According to MIC Gadget the explosion happened in the “operating room” and this particular building is reportedly part of iPad 2 assembly line. Apple Inc. responded to All Things Digital’s request for a comment on the situation and issued a statement: We are … Read More

Apple’s iPhone 5 / 4S Will Be ‘World Phone’ – Verizon CFO

Apple’s Verizon iPhone 4 and iPad 2 features Qualcomm MDM6600 chip which is capable of supporting both GSM and CDMA technology. This has lead to speculation and discussion about Apple’s next gen smartphone (iPhone 5 / 4S) being a ‘world phone’. Verizon Wireless’ CFO Fran Shammo during an investor conference call last month noted that the fifth gen iPhone will … Read More

Printer Pro 1.5 Improves Printing from iPhone and iPad [Promo Code Giveaway]

Printer Pro for iPhone

Readdle the developers behind the hugely popular document management app called ReaddleDocs recently released a major update for Printer Pro. The app allows you to print attachments, annotate documents, web pages, photos and other types of content you usually access from your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. AirPrint from Apple is a great feature which enables you to print from your … Read More

Infinity Blade: Arena Free Update Adds Multiplayer Coming This Thursday

Infinity Blade Arena

ChAIR Entertainment on Tuesday announced that their “award winning iOS game” Infinity Blade will receive a major content update. Infinity Blade: Arena will include all new game play modes and will also enable the highly anticipated multiplayer mode. The update will be free and available this Thursday. New content includes the all new “Arena” where you can assume the role … Read More

Apple’s iPhone Stays Strong Even As Smartphone Shipments Dip

Smartphone shipments took a dip in the first quarter for the first time in a couple of years as manufacturers shipped 97.2 million phones in Q1, down 1.5% when compared with Q4. According to IHS iSuppli who published these figures shipments for electronic goods generally slow down after the holiday season but the dip in smartphone industry is atypical. In … Read More

Apple Explains Location Tracking At Senate Hearing

Findings reported by security researchers and WSJ regarding Apple’s devices tracking users location data lead to Senator Al Franken (D-MN) calling upon Apple to participate in a hearing with the Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law in order to discuss consumer privacy. The hearing, as scheduled, took place earlier today and Apple’s VP of software technology, Guy L. … Read More

App Store To Retain Major Market Share of Paid Apps Despite Android Growth

apps store revenues

Google’s Android is increasingly becoming popular as most handset manufacturers are adopting the Android platform. We recently reported that Google’s Android Market is expected to surpass the number of apps available in Apple’s App Store to become the largest store for mobile apps. But, does more apps mean more revenue? According to a new report by IHS Screen Digest, the … Read More

iOS 5 To Enable Over-the-Air Updates for Verizon iPhone?

Apple iPhone OTA Updates

Apple’s next major software update for iOS devices, iOS 5, could deliver over-the-air updates for Verizon iPhone according to a new rumor. 9to5 Mac recently claimed that multiple sources have confirmed that Apple has been in talks with Verizon since early this year to enable iPhone 4 users to receive OTA updates. This move would obviously eliminate the need to … Read More