Tag Archive: iPhones


Apple enjoyed historic sales this holiday season, and while the company won’t reveal its official earnings until January 27th, based on the latest smartphone activation report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, Apple dominated the holiday shopping season and accounted for… Read more ›

Usually when thieves try to steal an iPhone, it’s by swiping it from your hands, or picking it out of your back pocket. But in Beijing, China, three men tried to steal $ 300,000 worth of iPhones in a very different… Read more ›

I’ve written on numerous occasions before about how we’re currently living through a golden age of iOS games, and apparently Apple agrees with me. According to a new patent application published today, Apple may be investigating the possibility of building… Read more ›

An idiot’s guide to smuggling iPhones into China

You don’t need a smartphone app to tell you that taping dozens of iPhones to your body might set off alarms. So it’s hard to know what a Hong Kong man was thinking when he tried to walk through a… Read more ›

Foxconn’s new $ 2.6 billion factory dedicated to building displays exclusively for Apple will supply OLED panels for future iPhones and wearables, according to a report from leading Japanese newspaper Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun. Long-time Apple manufacturer Foxconn is supposedly working with… Read more ›

LAS VEGAS — On the surface, there’s nothing very exciting about a portable flash drive. It doesn’t excite me at all. But make that drive a sleek, Lightning-equipped, 256GB beast of a thing, and now we’re talking. The Leef iBridge,… Read more ›

Many iPhone users have discovered that since updating a few of the household phones to the latest versions of iOS, suddenly when one iPhone rings, so does another completely different iPhone with a different phone number. This is often the case with spouses and partners who find their iPhone ringing when their wife or husbands … Read More

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has lashed out at Tim Cook’s privacy policy, calling it “ridiculous,” and knocking Apple for pricing its products as highly as it does. Zuckerberg’s rebuttal follows comments made by Cook in September, in which he noted… Read more ›

iPhone’s new kill switch cuts thefts dramatically

Smartphones have been linked to rising crime in New York and San Francisco thanks to its allure among thieves, and according to a new FCC report, that’s just going to get worse as 10% of all robberies now involve the theft… Read more ›

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is one of the most reliable analysts out there as relates to upcoming Apple products. Having called various things correctly in the run-up to the iPhone 6’s release (such as Apple’s sapphire manufacturing issues), he’s… Read more ›