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Foxconn confirms $3.5 billion takeover of iPhone display maker

Foxconn is cementing its importance to Apple by finalizing a deal to acquire a majority interest in struggling iPhone display maker Sharp for a reported 389 billion yen — or $ 3.5 billion. The multi-billion dollar bailout of Sharp was originally reported as being completed back in February, only to be placed on hold after previously undisclosed liabilities threatened […]

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‘Leaked’ iPhone SE packaging confirms 16GB storage and Apple Pay

The official debut of the iPhone SE is just days away, but it appears that packaging for the new device has already been spotted in the wild, and it confirms some of the device’s new features. A photo of what appears to be an iPhone SE box was posted on Weibo this morning. If the […]

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Apple confirms its first Singapore retail store is on the way

We’ve written about it previously, but Apple has finally come out and confirmed that its first retail store in Southeast Asia, located in Singapore, will open soon. “We have more than 900 incredible employees working in our Singapore contact center and are thrilled to begin hiring the team that will open our first Apple Store […]

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Miss Home Sharing on your iPhone? Eddie Cue confirms Apple is on it

According to Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Internet Software and Services, his team is on top of the recent removal of Home Sharing from the iOS 8.4 update. Cue tweeted that we can expect the feature, which lets… Read more ›

Hidden iOS 9 keyboard practically confirms iPad Pro is coming

Apple’s giant iPad has been one of the rumor mill’s favorite products to gossip about for years, even though no one has seen so much as a chamfered edge of its supposed 12-inch display. However, some assets hidden inside iOS… Read more ›

Hidden iOS 9 keyboard practically confirms iPad Pro is coming

Apple’s giant iPad has been one of the rumor mill’s favorite products to gossip about for years, even though no one has seen so much as a chamfered edge of its supposed 12-inch display. However, some assets hidden inside iOS… Read more ›

Apple all but confirms its Street View rival is coming

A post on Apple’s site for its Maps app heavily suggests that it’s hard at work on a feature to rival Google’s Street View, which lets users zoom into maps to explore areas from ground level. The company hasn’t officially… Read more ›

Apple confirms iMessage bug is crashing iPhones

Apple confirmed today the existence of the “Unicode of Death” security exploit in iMessages. “We are aware of an iMessage issue caused by a specific series of unicode characters and we will make a fix available in a software update,”… Read more ›

Google I/O schedule confirms Android M announcement

Google today published its schedule for Google I/O 2015, and a description for one of its talks all but confirms the unveiling of Android M, the next-generation Android upgrade. The Google I/O schedule aims to help conference attendees plan their week, but it… Read more ›

Android Wear code confirms Google has been working on iPhone support

While recent rumors have claimed that Google is working on bringing Android Wear support to the iPhone, the company hasn’t actually made anything official. But code found inside its firmware could prove that it has been working on making Android… Read more ›