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Apple Officially Releases Cheaper 8GB iPhone 5c in the UK





Apple on Tuesday released a cheaper iPhone 5c model with 8GB of memory on board. The UK carrier O2 was the first to offer the updated handset via its online store. The prices for iPhone 5c, as you may see at the link above, range from free to £409.99 (this is about $680).


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014. 18:53

Microsoft Will Release Office for iPad on March 27



According to the latest rumors, Microsoft will release its Office for iPad as soon as on March 27th. The company has been working on a new office suite for Apple’s tablet for a couple of months and looks like the time has come to show the results of this work.

As noted by The Verge, Office for iPad will get the interface similar to the iPhone version of the app. In order to be fully functional, the application will obviously require an Office 365 subscription.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014. 18:47

Many Existing and New Users May Upgrade to iPhone 6 - Analyst



A large number of existing iPhone users may upgrade to iPhone 6 because of its larger display, claims analyst Brian Marshall of ISI Group. Apart from that, Apple’s next-generation handset may lure new users - those people who previously used Android devices.

The analyst believes that the company from Cupertino will release two iPhone 6 models, one with 4.7-inch display and one with 5.5-inch display. Apple is expected to unveil both smartphones in the second half of 2014.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014. 1:10

Apple to Launch 8GB iPhone 5c ...Tomorrow?



The company from Cupertino will release an 8GB iPhone 5c tomorrow. The new handset is expected to become about $80 cheaper that the current 16GB version, so looks like Apple is seriously planning to occupy the entry-level smartphones market.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Monday, March 17th, 2014. 19:42

Apple's Rival to Release SDK for Wearable Devices in 2 Weeks



Although Apple hasn’t yet even announced its long-anticipated iWatch, such companies as Samsung and Google have already come up with their own wearable devices. Even more: in February Samsung showed the second-gen smartwatch called Gear 2.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Monday, March 10th, 2014. 15:02

iTunes Festival App Gets Updated Ahead of Big Event, iOS 7.1 Not Required



The iTunes Festival app won’t require iOS 7.1 as was reported earlier. This means that the official release of Apple’s new mobile operating system may take place later than this week.


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Tim Cook and Turkish President to Open Apple Store in Istanbul on April 4



Earlier this year, Apple CEO Tim Cook visited Turkey. He met with Turkish president to discuss the opening of the first Apple Store in the country. The date of the big event appeared on the Internet only today.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Thursday, March 6th, 2014. 21:28

Apple Launches iPhone Trade-In Program in France



Apple will launch its iPhone trade-in program in France this week. Previously, this so-called in-store recycling initiative was available only for users in the United States, the United Kingdom and India.


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Wednesday, March 5th, 2014. 21:44

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Apple Seeking Engineers and Supply Chain Managers in Asia



According to the latest rumors, Apple is currently hiring engineers and supply chain managers in order to speed up the production of the existing and would-be gadgets. As noted by the Wall Street Journal (via MacRumors), the new staff will work at two major Asian locations: in Shanghai, China and in Taipei, Taiwan.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014. 0:45

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, so looks like it’s time to take a look at this week’s most popular posts. Are you ready? If so, let’s begin.

The story that became the top read this week deals with the next-gen iPhone launch. According to the latest rumors, Apple may unveil its new handset as soon as in July; not in September as was reported earlier.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014. 20:28

Apple TV to Feature Video Game Support, Launch Date Still Unclear



According to the latest reports from various sources, the company from Cupertino will soon release its updated Apple TV. However, the exact launch date is still unclear. On the one hand, the Financial Times reporters claim that the new set-top box will be revealed "any week now", but on the other, Apple journalist Jim Dalrymple says it won’t.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Saturday, March 1st, 2014. 17:06

David Fincher to Direct New Steve Jobs Movie - Rumor



According to the latest rumors, David Fincher - the Social Network director - may direct Sony’s new Steve Jobs movie. The film is expected to be based on Walter Isaacson biography. Aaron Sorkin, who previously wrote the Social Network, is currently working on a screenplay for the new Jobs biopic.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Thursday, February 27th, 2014. 21:03

iPhone 6 is rumored to be released in July



Mizuho Securities analyst Abhey Lamba believes that the iPhone 6 will be released sooner than expected.

According to the analyst, checks in Asia and Japan show that the iPhone may be released in July, although these are only speculations as it is still long before summer. The only sign of release is the vendors being ready for a production ramp up earlier than prior years.


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Written by Lizzen

Thursday, February 27th, 2014. 2:38

GT Advanced to supply sapphire to Apple



GT Advanced has published its quarterly earnings report and updated the information concerning its deal to produce sapphire material for Apple.


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Written by Lizzen

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014. 3:21

iOS Vulnerability Allows Malicious Apps to Monitor User Touch Inputs



A new iOS bug has been recently found that allows malicious apps to monitor and log user’s touch inputs and button pressings. Such apps are capable of running in background and sending sensitive data to remote servers. That is why you should carefully choose, which apps to install and which not.


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Written by Nick Tarasenko

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014. 22:21