Apple shows the way with iPhone X

While brands like Huawei, Xiaomi, Vivo and Oppo are offering less expensive alternatives at a range of $300 or even lower, Apple is upping the ante with the.....»»

Category: financeSource: philstar philstarSep 13th, 2017

Apple shows the way with iPhone X

While brands like Huawei, Xiaomi, Vivo and Oppo are offering less expensive alternatives at a range of $300 or even lower, Apple is upping the ante with the.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 13th, 2017

Will Apple bundle fast USB-C chargers with 2018 s iPhones?

MANILA, Philippines – A recent report points to the possibility of Apple's 2018 iPhones having bundled fast USB-C chargers. The report on Wednesday, May 16, from ChargerLab says this year's iPhone iteration will come with an 18-watt USB-C-to-lightning fast chargers in the box. Previous iterations of the iPhone ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Is the next iPhone SE going to be a mini budget version of the iPhone X?

Tech enthusiasts are getting excited about what Apple will unveil at its next Worldwide Developers Conference in a few weeks' time, but will it be a new smartphone? iPhone SE 2 is the main guess but a tweet suggests another name. Meanwhile an online tech accessories retailer has been spotted already selling screen protectors for the unnannounced model, displaying images of a screen much like that of the iPhone X, notch and all. Although Apple's WWDC, this year set to run June 4 to 8, often focuses on new operating systems, there are precedents for hardware unveilings, such as that of the HomePod and new iPad last year. One of this year's announcements is widely believed to b...Keep on reading: Is the next iPhone SE going to be a mini budget version of the iPhone X?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

Apple’s 4-inch iPhone SE 2 could launch in May

MANILA, Philippines - A new leak from Japanese site Macotakara reveals Apple could be launching the iPhone SE 2, an upgraded model of the previous iPhone SE, as early as next month.  Macotakara, who spoke to iPhone casemakers at the Global Sources Mobile Electronics 2018 show in Hong ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Apple s iOS 11.3 update riddled with bugs, report users

MANILA, Philippines - It’s been nearly a month since Apple rolled out its latest software update, iOS 11.3, but a growing number of users have recently taken to social media and numerous online forums to report about its bugs. Both iPhone and iPad users are reportedly ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2018

Apple likely to face sanctions over unfair practice in South Korea

SEOUL --- Apple is likely to face sanctions from the Korean antitrust watchdog over dumping its advertising and repair costs to local telecom operators, according to industry sources,Sunday. The Fair Trade Commission's secretariat recently agreed to impose penalties on Apple Korea over the unfair practice and sent an examination report to Apple Korea to seek an explanation, according to the sources. The FTC will confirm whether to impose sanctions and the range within a few days after hearing from Apple Korea. Apple Korea has faced criticism over the past few years from local mobile carriers for passing the costs for iPhone sales, including advertising costs, launch events and repai...Keep on reading: Apple likely to face sanctions over unfair practice in South Korea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 8th, 2018

YouTube mobile app gets a ‘Dark Theme’

The latest update to the YouTube mobile app is bringing a dark mode, which turns white space black to improve viewing at night or in dark conditions. The mode is already available on the YouTube desktop site. The new night mode is already rolling out to YouTube's iOS app, available by tapping the account icon then selecting "Settings," then the "Dark Theme" option. The new mode will progressively be made available for all users of the app on iPhone or iPad. It should also be coming very soon to the Android app. For once, Google has brought this new function to Apple users first, while Android aficionados have to wait a little longer to see the update come to their YouTube app. ...Keep on reading: YouTube mobile app gets a ‘Dark Theme’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2018

iPhone disabled by Chinese toddler for next 47 years

A Chinese woman was surprised one day in January when her 2-year-old son managed to lock her iPhone for 47 years. The device had been left with the boy so he could watch educational shows online while the woman, identified only as Lu, went out for a while. When she got home, Lu discovered her iPhone had been disabled for 25 million minutes, or a total of 47 years, reports Chinese news site via South China Morning Post. Lu's son had accidentally activated the iPhone's security system, which locked the device when the wrong passcode was entered. Each time the boy entered a wrong passcode, the length of time the iPhone remained disabled got longer. The confused mo...Keep on reading: iPhone disabled by Chinese toddler for next 47 years.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

4 future Android phones expected to have iPhone X notch

  MANILA, Philippines - While Apple may not have impressed its market enough to meet target sales for the iPhone X, it seems to have won the mobile industry over with its notch design. Housing the front-facing camera and a host of sensors, Apple’s notch seems to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2018

3 new iPhones, including upsized iPhone X, expected for September – report

MANILA, Philippines – Apple plans to release a trio of new smartphones based around the design and features of the iPhone X by fall of this year, Bloomberg reports . Similar to the Plus releases of past years, the iPhone X is reportedly getting a size upgrade with a screen ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

Apple plans biggest iPhone yet for 2018 — Bloomberg

Apple Inc is preparing to release three new smartphones later this year, including the largest iPhone ever......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

Apple offers free repair for iPhone 7 issues

Apple offers free repair for iPhone 7 issues.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2018

Apple to release software update to resolve iPhone slowdown: CEO

Apple Inc will release a software update that will allow users to turn off a feature that slows down iPhones when batteries are low on charge, Chief Executive Tim Cook told ABC News......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 19th, 2018

Apple to pay $38B in US taxes on repatriated profits

  SAN FRANCISCO, USA – Apple announced Wednesday it would pay about $38 billion in taxes – likely the largest payment of its kind – on profits repatriated from overseas as it boosts investments in the United States. The iPhone maker said in a statement it plans to use ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2018

Apple facing slew of Russian lawsuits over slow iPhones

MOSCOW, Russia – Seven lawsuits have been launched in Russia and "hundreds" dozens more are in the pipeline against US tech giant Apple which has already admitted to slowing the performance of older iPhone models, a lawyer for some of the plaintiffs said Wednesday. "We have sent seven lawsuits to Moscow ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2018

Smoking iPhone battery forces evacuation at Zurich store

GENEVA, Switzerland – An overheated and smoking iPhone battery forced the evacuation of about 50 people from an Apple Store in Zurich on Tuesday, January 29, and left an employee slightly injured, police said.   Staff at the store near Zurich's central train station called police after noticing the smoke and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2018

Apple urged to study iPhone addiction in children

NEW YORK, USA – Two large shareholders have urged Apple to study whether iPhones are proving addictive for children and that intensive use of the smartphones may be bad for their mental health, Bloomberg News reported Monday. "There is a growing body of evidence that, for at least some ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2018

WATCH: Why the Huawei Mate 10 was among 2017 s best flagships

MANILA, Philippines – The year 2017 saw a slew of amazing phones. There was Samsung's comeback with the S8 and the Note 8, Apple's redesigned iPhone, the iPhone X, and an army of Chinese brands with increasingly competitive specs matched with affordability.  Top among these Chinese brands was probably Huawei's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 8th, 2018

Old iPhone batteries qualified for discounted replacement; refunds may be offered stock photo Old iPhone owners are being given the red carpet treatment by Apple. The company has just confirmed that all iPhone batteries will be eligible for the replacement discount, re.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2018

Apple apologizes for slowing iPhones, offers discounted batteries

SAN FRANCISCO, USA – Apple on Thursday, December 28, apologized to its customers for slowing down the performance of older iPhone models and said it would discount replacement batteries for some of its handsets. The move by Apple responded to an uproar from iPhone users – and a series ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2017