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Apple Announces Record-Breaking First Weekend iPhone Sales





Apple on Monday announced that the sales of its 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus in the opening weekend topped ten million units. That is a new record for the guys from Cupertino. Apple managed to break the last year’s record of nine million iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c units sold during the first three days. What an impressive result!


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Written by NickTarasenko

Monday, September 22nd, 2014. 22:28

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iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Fail Drop Tests



Immediately after the start of sales of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in several countries, first drop and crash tests began to appear on the Internet. The bad news is that both handsets are not doing well in these ultimate durability tests. While they somehow manage to remain intact when dropped on the side and back, they have no chances when dropped on the face. The smaller iPhone seems to demonstrate slightly better results, but in general, both handsets can’t be called the strongest devices on the market. Take a look at the video and you will understand what I mean.


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Monday, September 22nd, 2014. 20:19

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Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, so it's time for me to tell you about the most interesting posts of the past seven days. Let's take a look at them.


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Monday, September 22nd, 2014. 1:46

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Important Note for iOS 7 Users Ahead of iOS 8 Release



On Wednesday, September 17th Apple is expected to release iOS 8. This means that there only several hours left for those who need to restore their jailbroken iPhones to iOS 7.1.2 without losing jailbreak. After iOS 8 is released, the guys from Cupertino will no longer be signing iOS 7.1.2. In this case, if a user tries to restore the device using iTunes, he will be forced to update to iOS 8.


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Written by NickTarasenko

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014. 11:57

Apple to Launch 27-inch iMac with 5K Retina Display Soon?



According to the laest reports from people familiar wiith the matter, Apple may be currently planning to launch a new 27-inch iMac with 5K Retina display as soon as this fall. Such a rumor has been shared by WitsView researchers, who cite Apple supply chain insiders. Whether we can believe today's piece of news is still a question without an answer.


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Friday, September 12th, 2014. 23:22

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Download All 18 New iOS 8 and iPhone 6 Wallpapers Now



Фpple has created 18 new wallpapers for iOS 8 and the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. You can download all of them right now. There are five versions of each wallpaper:

  • iPhone 5s,5c,5 - 640x1136
  • iPhone 5s,5c,5 - 744x1392 (Parallax)
  • iPhone 4, 4S - 640x960
  • iPhone 4, 4S - 640x1192 (Parallax)
  • iPhone 2G, 3G, 3GS - 320x480


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Friday, September 12th, 2014. 15:56

Apple Is Trying to Improve Apple Watch Battery Life



Apple on Tuesday unveiled its long-anticipated wearable device called Apple Watch. There are many specs of the device on Internet, however, nobody knows for sure what battery capacity the smartwatch has.


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Friday, September 12th, 2014. 0:21

Apple to Ship 80 Million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Units by End of This Year?



According to the latest report from DigiTimes, Apple is currently planning to ship as many as 80 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units by the end of this year. This is a very ambitious task, I must admit. To accomplish it, the guys from Cupertino have reportedly asked their Asian suppliers and other manufacturing partners to ramp up the production of components for new handsets.


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Friday, September 12th, 2014. 0:12

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Apple Redesigns Both Desktop and Mobile Websites [Screenshots]



Immediately after the release of the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus, the guys from Cupertino have redesigned its official website adding new look and making all the pages open faster on any device. Both desktop and mobile versions of the website got the new look, you can take a look yourself.


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Wednesday, September 10th, 2014. 14:37

Apple Posts Full Video of Tuesday's Media Event on Its Website



Just several hours after the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch presentation, the guys from Cupertino have posted the full video of the media event to their official website. I think that later it will become available on YouTube, but now you can watch it only at the link.

In case you missed the whole thing, Apple on Tuesday announced two new handsets called iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Apart from that, the company executives finally showed us the Apple Watch and the widely-rumored payments system called Apple Pay.

If you don’t have time to watch the full video, you can take a look at our highlights of the media event, which are available below.


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Wednesday, September 10th, 2014. 13:26

iWatch to Feature Flexible Display and Wireless Charging



As noted in the latest report from The New York Times, Apple's long-anticipated iWatch will boast of flexible screen and wireless charging. The display of the wearable device will get a sapphire cover. Moreover, the same report suggests that the upcoming iPhone 6 will offer its users a one-hand mode. The reporters cite supply chain insiders, or, how they call them, "people knowledgeable about the product".


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Friday, September 5th, 2014. 20:35

Voice of Microsoft's Cortana Uses iPhone



You have probably seen Microsoft's ads comparing Apple's iPhone and Siri to the devices working on Windows Phone 8 platform with a virtual assistant called Cortana. A new interesting piece of news appeared on the Internet today, which deals with Cortana. As it turns out, the actress Jen Taylor, who is the voice of Microsoft's virtual assistant, is actually using an iPhone.


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Thursday, September 4th, 2014. 20:26

iWatch to Be Released in 2015, Still Under Testing



According to what people familiar with the matter write, Apple's long-anticipated iWatch won't be released until 2015 as it is currently in the engineering verification testing (EVT) stage. Before entering the mass-production stage, it has to go through the production verification testing (PVT) and this requires time.


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Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014. 18:14

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today and that means I have to tell you about the most popular posts of the past seven days. There're many interesting articles, so let's not waste time and take a look at them.


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Sunday, August 31st, 2014. 22:18

Apple to Release 12.9-inch iPad Pro in 2015?



According to the latest report from Bloomberg, the guys from Cupertino will release their long-anticipated iPad Pro with a massive 12.9-inch display as soon as in early 2015. The reporters claim that they got the news about the release of the new tablet from reliable supply chain sources, so I guess we can believe them.


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Written by NickTarasenko

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014. 15:21