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Images Showing Genuine iPhone 6 Surface Online?





A bunch of images showing something what appears to be a genuine iPhone 6 smuggled out of Foxconn appeared on the Internet earlier today. The device shown below looks pretty much the same as the iPhone 5s, however, it can boast of several noticeable improvements that include a larger screen and a new back panel. The design of the handset goes in line with all the previous rumors and reports. Still, there is no way to check the legitimacy of the photos, so I suggest you to take them with a few pinches of salt.


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Written by NickTarasenko

Friday, August 15th, 2014. 20:00

Pegatron Wins Contract for Production of 25 Million iPhones This Year



According to the latest report from DigiTimes, Apple's Asian supplier Pegatron has recently won a contract for the production of 25 million 4.7-inch iPhone 6 units of the 50 million that are expected to be shipped this year.


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Thursday, August 14th, 2014. 18:44

Apple Bans Two Chemicals from Final Assembly of Its Gadgets



As noted by people familiar with the matter, the guys from Cupertino have recently banned two hazardous chemicals from the final assembly of iPhones, iPads, iPods, Macs, MacBooks and other gadgets. These chemicals include benzene and n-hexane, which can cause leukemia and nerve damage after direct contact with human organism.


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Thursday, August 14th, 2014. 18:14

iPhone 6 Enters Final Testing Stage - Rumor



According to what Chinese insiders write, Apple’s iPhone 6 has entered a final product testing stage ahead of the start of the mass-production. Today’s report contradicts the report, which appeared on the Internet last month and which suggested that the next-generation handset had already entered mass-production. Looks like the guys from Cupertino encountered some manufacturing issues that prevented them from beginning the assembling process in time.


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Wednesday, August 13th, 2014. 17:08

Apple Refuses to Fix MacBook Pro GPU Issues



According to the latest reports from people familiar with the matter, the guys from Cupertino aren’t currently planning to launch a replacement program for the early-2011 15-inch and 17-inch MacBook Pro models, which have problems with GPUs that cause constant system crashes and graphics failures. Even though Apple employees are aware of the problem, they still offer no refunds or discounts on repairs of the affected computers.


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Wednesday, August 13th, 2014. 16:42

New iPads to Enter Mass-Production Very Soon?



According to the latest report from Bloomberg, the production of Apple's next-generation iPads will start literally within few days. The suppliers are reportedly gearing up to begin assembling the 9.7-inch iPad Air 2 and the 7.9-inch iPad mini with Retina display. Today's news about the start of manufacture of the tablets go in line with the previous rumors.


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Tuesday, August 12th, 2014. 19:26

Pangu 1.2.1 With New Bug Fix Is Available Online



Just three days after the release of the new version of Pangu utility for jailbreak, which contained a number of serious improvements, bug fixes and several new features, another one appeared earlier today.


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Apple in Talks With Major U.S. Medical Professionals to Use Its HealthKit Platform



According to the latest reports from people familiar with the matter, Apple is currently in talks with major U.S. medical professionals concerning the possibility to use company's new HealthKit platform for storing medical data. Such companies as Mount Sinai, Cleveland Clinic, John Hopkins and Allscripts have been involved into the talks, Reuters reports.


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Tuesday, August 12th, 2014. 19:13

Microsoft Releases New Surface Pro Ads, Mocks MacBook Air [Video]



Microsoft has recently released three new Surface Pro 3 ads. As usual, the ads mock Apple and the gadgets the guys from Cupertino create.

This time Microsoft chose Apple's MacBook Air as a victim. The company from Redmond claims its newest tablet is more efficient and portable than the laptop manufactured by Apple. Of course, Microsoft fails to mention that the sales of the Surface tablets are weak and that the company lost nearly 1.7 billion dollars since the launch of its first-gen version. Anyway, the three ads are available below.


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Tuesday, August 12th, 2014. 1:06

Images Showing New Embedded Logo and Rear Camera Ring Appear Online



Several new images appeared online earlier today that show us something what appears to be the embedded Apple logo and the rear camera ring for the upcoming iPhone 6. The photos were spotted on Nowhereelse.fr and the parts shown on them look legitimate, that is why I think we can believe what we see.


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Tuesday, August 12th, 2014. 0:55

New Version of Pangu Jailbreak Appears Online



A new version of the Pangu jailbreaking utility has been released today. According to its developers, Pangu 1.2 contains a wide number of improvements and bug fixes aimed at addressing the issues connected with AFC2, sandbox and other features of this utility for jailbreak.


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Apple Releases iTunes 11.3.1 With Fixes for Podcasts



Apple has recently released a new iTunes 11.3.1 version that contains a fix for the bug that was preventing the podcasts section from working properly. If you encountered problems with iTunes on your Mac after the update, I suggest that you read this article up to the very end.


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Sunday, August 10th, 2014. 2:02

Apple Files Patent for New OS X Virtual Assistant



The guys from Cupertino are currently thinking about making Siri available on their Mac OS X platform. According to the latest patent application published by the U.S. patent and Trademark Office, Apple is working on a virtual assistant for its desktops.


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Friday, August 8th, 2014. 19:43

New Photos Showing Leaked iPhone 6 Back Panel Appear Online



As the next-generation iPhone release draws near, more and more images appear on the Internet that show how the device may look like. Today we shall talk about the rear panel for Apple's upcoming handset.


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Friday, August 8th, 2014. 19:37

Apple to Unveil iPhone 6 on September 9th?



Following the rumors that suggested that Apple will unveil its next-generation iPhone on October 14th, a new report from Re/code appeared online on Tuesday that denies such suggestions and says that the new handset will be released on September 9th. For several years in a row, September has been the month of the iPhone release and looks like the guys from Cupertino decided not to change the tradition. Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal confirmed the date of the iPhone 6 launch.


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Written by NickTarasenko

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014. 15:33