Reliance and TATA to introduce CDMA iPhone in India?

Apple is widely expected to release CDMA version of iPhone in January. We have reported on many rumors which suggest that Verizon will offer CDMA iPhone in the U.S and now WSJ is reporting that two Indian CDMA carriers have been in talks with Apple to launch the new iPhone on their network. India currently has more than 670 million … Read More

RavinReliance and TATA to introduce CDMA iPhone in India?

iPhone 4 users in Middle East Won’t Get FaceTime [Confirmed]

FaceTime iPhone 4 Middle East

We recently reported that Apple’s Facetime didn’t appear to be available in Saudi Arabia, and all mention had been removed from their website. Now we have confirmation the service is not available in the Middle East (except Armenia and Israel, interestingly enough) Originally reported by SoudiMac, it appears Apple’s FaceTime is indeed unavailable in the region, no matter which of … Read More

Oliver HaslamiPhone 4 users in Middle East Won’t Get FaceTime [Confirmed]

Apple’s new iPhone to be both CDMA and GSM but not 4G [Rumor]

Techcrunch recently reported that Apple’s upcoming iPhone 4 refresh (widely rumoured to be coming to Verizon, but certainly to other CDMA networks globally) will possibly be a dual mode device which will support both flavours of 3G so as to be able to be deployed on as many networks as possible globally. This certainly makes business sense of course. The … Read More

Stephen NorthcottApple’s new iPhone to be both CDMA and GSM but not 4G [Rumor]

Third party slide-on cases for iPhone 4 causing scratches?

Hot on the heals of Antennagate, Glassgate may be the latest issue with Apple’s much loved, and maligned, iPhone 4. That’s according to Ryan Block of GDGT. The issue, says Block, is with some slide on cases designed for the iPhone 4 which are causing scratching, . Info from sources both inside and outside of Apple leads the tech pundit … Read More

Oliver HaslamThird party slide-on cases for iPhone 4 causing scratches?

Verizon iPhone 4 to be ready by Year End? New Apple iPhone 5 Rumors

Oh what’s this? Another Verizon iPhone rumour? Oh go on then. This time it’s the Wall Street Journal reporting that Apple plans to begin mass production of a CDMA iPhone later this year with Verizon possibly selling the handset in the early part of 2011. The article goes on to say that the Verizon iPhone would be identical to the … Read More

Oliver HaslamVerizon iPhone 4 to be ready by Year End? New Apple iPhone 5 Rumors

iPhone 4 Shipping Times improve White Color Still Not Available

Excellent news for anyone who still wants to buy an iPhone 4 – Apple’s estimated shipping time is now down to a much more reasonable 5 – 7 days – down from the 3 weeks the Cupertino outfit has been quoting pretty much since launch day all the way back in July. On sale for just over 5 months and … Read More

Oliver HaslamiPhone 4 Shipping Times improve White Color Still Not Available

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 with their iPhone or iPod Touch and send content to … Read More

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

Android Surpasses Apple’s iPhone in Recent US Sales

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During the six months leading up to August of this year smartphone handset sales break down like this: Android : 32% iPhone : 25% Blackberry : 26% While Apple’s iPhone market share has held steady, Android’s has grown. Overall the iPhone’s install base has actually grown slightly to 29%, and RIM’s Blackberry share has dropped. But the real winner is … Read More

Stephen NorthcottAndroid Surpasses Apple’s iPhone in Recent US Sales

Apple Begins Selling iPhone 4 Bumper as Free Case Program Ends

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Did you get your free iPhone 4 bumper or case? I hope so, as Apple has officially closed their freebie program. If you are a new iPhone buyer and still experiencing the infamous ‘death grip’ issue resulting in dropped calls then a call to AppleCare might still prove fruitful – Apple had been known to give out bumpers before the free … Read More

Oliver HaslamApple Begins Selling iPhone 4 Bumper as Free Case Program Ends

Apple iPhone 4 tops in smartphone satisfaction survey

iPhone 4 might have been the “biggest leap since the original iPhone” according to Apple but after performing some lab tests on its antenna consumer reports certainly seem to disagree and could not recommend the fourth gen iPhone. Even after the special press conference held by Apple, to clarify the attenuation issue, consumer reports continued to believe that Apple’s latest mobile phone … Read More

RavinApple iPhone 4 tops in smartphone satisfaction survey

iPhone 4 Display Better than Samsung Galaxy S [DisplayMate]

The people over at DisplayMate took 5 smartphones and tested their screens for quality and came to the conclusion that iPhone 4 screen was indeed the best. Considering the fact that Samsung recently said that iPhone was already obsolete due to its LCD screen, I would imagine that’s gotta smart! In testing the 5 handsets, of which the Samsung Galaxy … Read More

Oliver HaslamiPhone 4 Display Better than Samsung Galaxy S [DisplayMate]

China Unicom sells 100,000 iPhone 4 units in 4 days

Macworld.com reports that 100,000 iPhone 4 units have been snapped up by eager punters in the four days since the Chinese launch. China Unicom, Apple’s carrier partner in China, has sold out its entire first allocation of devices, says Vice-President Li Gang. Only days earlier the carrier had reported they had received over 200,00 pre-orders for Apple’s latest smartphone. Demand … Read More

Oliver HaslamChina Unicom sells 100,000 iPhone 4 units in 4 days

iPhone 4 Facetime ads hit Europe but disappearing in Middle East

Apple still can’t make enough iPhone 4 handsets to meat demand, but that’s not stopping them from ramping up the ad offensive all across Europe with 4 new FaceTime ads. The four ads all feature the Louis Armstrong track ‘When You’re Smiling’ (which, incidentally, is now well and truly imbedded into my brain!) and cunningly not featuring text or voice. … Read More

Oliver HaslamiPhone 4 Facetime ads hit Europe but disappearing in Middle East

China Unicom Unable to Meet iPhone 4 Demand

The iPhone 4 went on sale in China on Saturday, and China Unicom doesn’t have enough of the handsets to meet the huge demand. Sales of the new iPhone have sold in China at a much faster pace than any of its predecessors. Before sales had started Saturday, Unicom had received over 200,000 pre-orders for Apple’s sought-after device. By comparison, … Read More

Killian BellChina Unicom Unable to Meet iPhone 4 Demand

Walmart to sell white iPhone 4 in the coming days?

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The wait for the white iPhone 4 may finally be coming to an end, at least according to pocketnow.com’s Daniel Webster. The smartphone website claims Walmart will begin selling the white version of Apple’s latest wunder-phone within days and cites a photo that ‘clearly shows that Walmart will be stocking the White 16GB iPhone 4 for a price of $197.00’. … Read More

Oliver HaslamWalmart to sell white iPhone 4 in the coming days?