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iPhone 7, 7 Plus, and 6s Captured 31.3% Market Share in the USA in November





According to the latest report shared by Kantar Worldpanel, Apple’s iPhone captured 31.3% of the US smartphone market in the quarter ending before holidays. Android share is falling as the vendors are selling less smartphone with this operating system on board. In 2015, Android’s share was 60.4% and now it’s 55.3%. iOS is slowly but steadily luring new customers and Android is losing them.


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Thursday, January 12th, 2017. 16:45

iPhone 8 to get Glass Body and Steel Frame – Report



According to the latest report from DigiTimes, the next-generation iPhone will feature a stainless steel casing along with two glass panels on the back and front side. This design is quite similar to the design of the iPhone 4, so it’s not surprising that the suppliers of the new components are Foxconn and Jabil. Apart from other things, these two companies were responsible for the production of external components for the iPhone 4.


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Wednesday, January 11th, 2017. 14:08

Apple Releases Third Beta of iOS 10.2.1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3



Apple has released iOS 10.2.1 beta 3 and macOS Sierra 10.12.3 beta 3 to developers for testing. Both updates contain security, stability, and performance improvements for compatible devices.


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Tuesday, January 10th, 2017. 12:06

Apple to Introduce 3 iPad Models in March, One with 10-10.5-inch Screen



According to the latest report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple will unveil three iPad models in March. Both 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch models will get some hardware improvements, apart from that, there will be one completely new version of the tablet.


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Monday, January 9th, 2017. 15:58

Luca Todesco to Release iOS 10.2 Jailbreak Soon



A well-known developer Luca Todesco will add the support of iOS 10.2 to his yalu jailbreak. However, the updated utility won’t support the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. It will be possible to hack these devices running only iOS 10-iOS 10.1.1. The hacker promised to fix issues found in latest versions of jailbreak, however, he didn't specify when the update will come.


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Sunday, January 8th, 2017. 22:35

New MacBook Pro to Get IGZO Displays – Rumor



According to the latest report from IHS, Apple may be planning to switch to IGZO display panels for the MacBook Pro lineup in the second quarter of 2017. Moreover, the report says company will stop the production of the 11-inch MacBook Air and reduce the orders for notebook panels from 6 to 2.7 million. Most of these will be for the 13-inch MacBook Air.


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Sunday, January 8th, 2017. 22:29

Here’s How Galaxy S8 May Look Like



A new image has been recently posted on Weibo showing possible design of the next iPhone rival, the Galaxy S8.

In line with latest rumors, the device has a curved screen that takes nearly all front panel. Furthermore, there are no buttons on the front of the device except for the Home button that may have the fingerprint scanner inside. In general, the device looks like an enhanced Galaxy S7 version with larger screen-to-body ratio.


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Thursday, January 5th, 2017. 19:24

Next-Gen Apple Watch to Come in Q3, Feature Better Performance and Battery



According to the latest report from the Chinese newspaper Economic Daily News (via DigiTimes), the next-generation Apple Watch will get better battery life and performance. The updated smartwatch will be released in the third quarter of 2017, which means Apple may be planning to launch both Apple Watch and the iPhone 8 together. Quanta is said to be the supplier of the updated Apple Watch.


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Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017. 18:16

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Inventec Expanding AirPods Production Capacity Because of Strong Demand



According to the latest report shared by DigiTimes, Apple supplier Inventec is currently planning to expand the production capacity for the AirPods. The reason for such decision is strong demand for the wireless headphones released earlier this month. The manufacturer has already begun expanding the production capacity in several factories in Shanghai.


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Friday, December 30th, 2016. 19:26

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Wistron to Produce New iPhones in 2017



Wistron has become the third supplier that will be responsible for the production of the iPhone 8. According to the latest report from Taiwanese sources, the manufacturer has recently received orders for the production of new iPhones in 2017. So far, however, neither Apple, nor Wistron have confirmed the rumor.


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Friday, December 30th, 2016. 16:46

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Samsung Will Exclusively Supply AMOLED Panels for iPhone 8



Samsung will become a sole supplier of AMOLED panels for the upcoming iPhone 8. According to the latest report from DigiTimes, the South Korean company will supply Apple with display panels for the all-new phone scheduled for release in 2017.


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Thursday, December 29th, 2016. 20:11

Check Out iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in Jet White



According to the latest video posted on Twitter by Sonny Dickson, Apple may be working on a Jet White iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. There’s no official confirmation of this fact, moreover, the leaked back panels of the smartphones don’t look like genuine components. Anyway, we hope that soon the white glossy iPhones will become available for purchase.


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Wednesday, December 28th, 2016. 13:39

5-inch iPhone 7s to Get Vertical Dual Camera – Rumor



According to the latest report shared by a Japanese site Mac Otakara, the next-generation iPhone may get a 5-inch version with new dual camera placed vertically rather than horizontally. The reporters call the new smartphone the iPhone 7s and claim it will resemble the other two models in terms of specs.


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Tuesday, December 27th, 2016. 12:28

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Galaxy S8 to Get 8GB of RAM, Faster Storage, and 6-inch Screen



According to the latest report shared by Gizmochina, the next-gen iPhone rival, Galaxy S8, will feature 8GB of RAM, faster UFS 2.1 flash storage, and new 6-inch display for larger Galaxy S8 Plus model. In general, there will be two models: a smaller one with 5.1-inch screen, and a larger one with new 6-inch screen.


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Monday, December 26th, 2016. 17:02

Apple to Investigate Inconsistent MacBook Pro Battery Life Reported by Consumer Reports



Earlier this week, independent testers from Consumer Reports tested the new MacBook Pro and found out that the laptop is very unpredictable in terms of battery life. According to the controversial results, the MacBook Pro battery life varies from 4.5 to nearly 19,5 hours. This has become the reason for not including the notebook to the Consumer Reports’ list of recommended devices for the first time in a couple of years. The results seem to be strange, so Apple’s SVP Phil Schiller claimed the company is investigating the issue.


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Saturday, December 24th, 2016. 23:40