Verizon iPhone 4 GSM (Worldwide) Capable… Almost!

Verizon iPhone 4 Teardown

iFixit have done their usual sterling job of ripping Apple’s newest offering apart. And the reveal has exposed some interesting facts about the “Verizon iPhone 4″. Most notably, it uses the same Qualcomm chipset as the Droid Pro, which is both GSM and CDMA compatible. This means that technically the … Read the Full Story →

Apple (AAPL) Tightens up its policy on in-App and Subscription Payments

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has contacted publishers of newspaper and magazine style Apps who use the App Store, and clarified its existing Terms and Conditions, explaining that their interpretation of the existing publisher / developer agreement is that all in-app payments should be carried out through Apple’s iTunes infrastructure after the 31st … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iOS Now Accounts for 2% of Global Web Usage

Two percent does not seem like a huge number. But when you consider that 2% of the entire world’s internet browsing (that’s including desktop computers) is done using iOS today, that tends to put that figure in sharper focus. It is an impressive achievement for a mobile operating system. And … Read the Full Story →

ZEN Pinball Rollercoaster for iPhone : A modern pinball table in your pocket! [Review]

ZEN Pinball Rollercoaster iPhone

ZEN Pinball Rollercoaster Rating: I am a pinball and retro arcade game fanatic! I almost paid an ungodly sum for a real pinball table the other day at a local market in Thailand. That table had been imported about 15 years ago, and even so was being offered for sale at … Read the Full Story →

Samsung Ramping up Chip Production; 50 Percent for Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Samsung have been a long time partner with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), despite also being rivals in several extremely important and strategic marketplaces to both companies; most notably smart-phones and tablets. Apple’s own A4 processor was actually a joint development project between Samsung and AAPL, which Apple forked off to produce … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Third Biggest Personal Computer Maker in the World

Apple PC Market Share Third Largest

You may remember that we recently reported that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was fast gaining ground in the Personal Computer market league table for who was the biggest computer manufacturer. At the time they were sitting around 5th place, but very close to 3rd and 4th, and some expect them to … Read the Full Story →

CineXPlayer for iPad Play AVI / XVID Files Natively on the Move [Review]

CineXPlayer – The best way to enjoy your Xvid movies

CineXPlayer for iPad Rating: With VLC now a distant memory on the App Store, for legal reasons, and the very limited set of movie file formats available to us natively in iOS from Apple, CineXPlayer for iPad may well be the answer to your AVI / XVID blues. CineXPlayer allows you … Read the Full Story →

Kodak Digital Camera Patent Suit Against Apple Inc. (AAPL) Collapses

Eastman Kodak, one of the grandaddies of photography, has lost key parts of its case against Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and other mobile device manufacturers where it claimed that their use of an image preview feature in the included digital camera functionality of those devices infringed its own patents. Judge Paul Luckern … Read the Full Story →

Apple To Bring NFC Mobile Payments to iPhone 5 and iPad 2?

We’ve know for some time that Apple has a concept which aims to turn your iPhone into a virtual wallet – as well as your camera, gaming device, web device and phone! Near Field Communications (NFC) components have been expected to make an appearance in the iPhone 5 for some time. … Read the Full Story →