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Apple Watch Market Share Falls to 4.9% – IDC





According to the latest report from IDC, the Apple Watch market share declined 71% in the third quarter of 2016. Complicated interface and aging lineup are among the reasons that contributed to the decline.


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Tuesday, December 6th, 2016. 12:36

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Sudden iPhone 6s Shutdowns Are Caused by Mistake in Battery Manufacture



There’s a widespread issue affecting a wide number of iPhone 6s users and causing their devices to power off all of a sudden. In November, Apple acknowledged the problem and launched a free battery replacement program for the devices manufactured between September and October of 2015. On Friday, the company has apologized for the issue and explained what exactly is causing the problem.


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Saturday, December 3rd, 2016. 15:19

Apple Testing More Than 10 iPhone Prototypes – WSJ



According to the latest report from the the Wall Street Journal, Apple may release an iPhone with a curved OLED screen next year. The company has asked its suppliers to submit prototypes of their displays for testing. The screens have higher resolution than those used by Samsung.


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Monday, November 28th, 2016. 18:28

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, which means that we should discuss the most interesting stories of the last couple of days. Let’s not waste time and start about the posts worth your attention right now.


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Sunday, November 27th, 2016. 13:25

Samsung to Release Glossy Black Galaxy S7 in December



Apple’s main rival, Samsung, is planning to release a Jet Black version of the Galaxy S7 as soon as early next month. The report comes from The Korea Herald and looks quite legitimate.


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Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016. 15:32

Apple to Introduce Dual-lens Optical Image Stabilization System Next Year



According to the latest report from Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is planning to bring the optical image stabilization system to both lenses of the dual camera on the iPhone 8 Plus or whatever the device is called. Currently, only the wide-angle lens of the iPhone 7 Plus has optical stabilization. As noted by the analyst, the company will redesign the camera to integrate a new OIS system.


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Thursday, November 17th, 2016. 21:07

Top 10 Stories of the Week



It is Sunday today, which means we should take a look at the most interesting posts of the last couple of days.

Most of the articles this week deal with Apple’s iOS 10 and macOS Sierra 10.12 as well as with the new AirPods and iPhones. Below you can find the list of the posts worth your attention.


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Sunday, November 13th, 2016. 21:44

Next-Gen iPhones to Get 5-inch and 5.8-inch Bezel-less Displays - Analysts



According to the latest forecast shared by Barclays Research analysts, next year Apple will release two iPhone models with slightly curved 5-inch and 5.8-inch displays without bezels. The analysts cite Asian sources, most likely, Apple suppliers, who believe the company will fit larger bezel-less screens into the sizes of current iPhone 7 and iPhone Plus.


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Saturday, November 12th, 2016. 15:02

Samsung to Unveil Siri Rival Alongside Galaxy S8



According to the latest report from Reuters, Samsung will introduce the AI-based virtual assistant alongside the Galaxy S8. It will be called Bixby and most likely, Apple and Google will get a new powerful rival.


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Monday, November 7th, 2016. 14:08

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Half of Former Galaxy Note 7 Users to Switch to iPhone – IDC



According to the latest report from IDC, nearly a half of former Galaxy Note 7 units are planning to switch to the iPhone. This seems to be true as Apple reported a record number of Android switchers in the fourth fiscal quarter of 2016. The results of the survey can’t be taken for granted as they include data from only 24 Galaxy Note 7 users. Still, they demonstrate a possibility for Apple to benefit from Samsung’s misfortune.


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Saturday, October 29th, 2016. 12:48

Apple to Release 3 Glass iPhone Models in 2017



According to the latest report from Nikkei, Apple is planning to release three iPhone models in 2017. Each model will get a glass panel produced by Chinese firms Biel Crystal Manufactory and Lens Technology. The all-new handsets will feature 5.5-inch, 5-inch, and 4.7-inch screens.


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Thursday, October 27th, 2016. 17:01

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Top 10 Stories of the Week



It’s Sunday today, which means that’s it’s high time I told you about the most popular posts of the last couple of days. Let’s not waste time and start discussing the posts worth your attention right now.


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Sunday, October 23rd, 2016. 22:56

Barack Obama Makes Fun of Galaxy Note 7 and Samsung [Video]



The jokes about exploding Galaxy Note 7 have reached a new level. Barack Obama has made fun of Samsung and its phone that catches fire during his speech at Miami Dade college in Florida.

Below you can take a look at the short video posted to YouTube showing the fragment from Obama’s speech.


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Saturday, October 22nd, 2016. 13:25

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Apple to Sell More iPhones Thanks to Galaxy Note 7 Failure



According to the latest report from usually-reliable KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple and Huawei will benefit from Samsung’s problems with the Galaxy Note 7. Kuo and other experts agree that a large number of Samsung customers will switch to either iPhone or Huawei devices due to the fact that these devices have new dual cameras. This feature may be the strongest selling point.


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Tuesday, October 18th, 2016. 0:07

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Samsung Permanently Stops Galaxy Note 7 Production



Samsung has permanently stopped the production of the Galaxy Note 7. Such decision comes after dozens of reports about exploding handsets from both old and new batch that was believed to be safe. The company will focus on the development of the new Galaxy S8 model as well as sales of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge.


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Wednesday, October 12th, 2016. 13:07