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Apple to reportedly launch 128GB iPhone SE, new iPad Pro models & a new colour for iPhone 7

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Apple is reportedly planning to unveil a new four-inch iPhone SE with more storage, red coloured iPhone 7, and new iPad Pro tablets at a launch event in March. Citing a Barclays analyst, a Japanese website Macotakara claims that Apple

iPhone 8 reportedly to feature wireless charging

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Looks like its time up for ‘ports’ in Apple’s iPhone. After the headphone jack, the next in line could be the lightning charging port to bid goodbye to the iconic iPhone. Wondering what makes us say so? Read on. Apple

Apple to start manufacturing iPhones in Bangalore

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After all the speculations and delays, Apple is set to begin a new chapter in India by setting up manufacturing operations in India’s Silicon Valley, Bangalore. In a release (via TOI) the Karnataka Government has said that it welcomes Apple’s

Capture perfect selfie with iPhone’s rear camera using this ‘Selfie on Tilt’ app

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Though the ‘Selfie craze’ has enabled Android users with a flurry of high-resolution front cameras, iPhone users are still struggling with the low light, blurriness and shake effect they get from their rear camera. But, not anymore. Here comes Selfie

Apple beats Q1 estimates with a huge 78.29mn iPhone sales figure and services growth

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Apple’s back. Though Apple and Wall Street did expect the company to return to growth this quarter following the holiday season, but Cupertino giant surprised everyone with better than expected growth figures. Wall Street had predicted a revenue of $77.38 billion,

Apple files $1bn lawsuit again Qualcomm for overpricing

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2017 hasn’t started on a very good note for the San Diego-based chip maker, Qualcomm. Early this week, the United States Federal Trade Commission sued Qualcomm for antitrust violations. Now, Apple has also joined in by filing a $1 billion

Will Apple meet its Spring deadline to open local manufacturing shop in India?

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Though both Apple and Indian government are willing to open a local iPhone assembling unit in the country, Apple’s long list of demands for concessions is proving to be the spoiler here. Though the Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Foxconn aims to replace human workforce with robots

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Technology has come a long way undoubtedly. However, is it worth and wise to replace humans with robots? Though we are yet to know the answer, Foxconn is planning to fully automate its factories, replacing a vast majority of human

Pokemon Go has finally made its way into Apple Watch

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Now Apple Watch owners can catch digital Charmander, Snorlax, Bulbasaur and other Pokemon from their wrist! Niantic Labs, the inventor of Pokemon Go, launched an app for the Apple Watch enabling users to manage most of the in-game actions without

WhatsApp could soon let you revoke or edit sent messages

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Remember those times when you sent out right messages to wrong contacts in your WhatsApp. Think about your boss or parents. WhatsApp has finally heard the plea of users and is planning to introduce the much-needed feature to recall sent

Apple reportedly to invest $1 billion in SoftBank Vision Fund

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In a bid to play a more prominent role to promote emerging tech, Apple could invest up to $1 billion into Japan-based SoftBank’s upcoming $100 billion “Vision Fund” pitched to President-elect Donald Trump, according to Wall Street Journal. Citing people

Apple’s latest iOS update is making iPhones shut down at 30pc battery mark

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Apple’s latest iOS update 10.1.1, is resulting in many iPhones to lose their battery life faster than normal. Many users have reported a battery bug on their phones on this 13-page thread in the Apple’s official Support Communities forum saying

Spam Alert: CashNoCash, WhatsApp video-calling and iPhone’s video link

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The digital world has its own charms and temptations for everyone, literally everyone. However, this love for social networking, business networking, and other digital gorging comes with some risks and vulnerabilities. Our busy schedules, packed working hours often make us

Apple’s new SOS feature will come in handy in emergency situations

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Apple released the iOS 10.2 public beta 2 on Monday, a week after the initial 10.2 beta that packs more than just performance improvements or bug fixes. Besides a new TV app and a revamped Music app, the chief among

India to buy technology used by FBI to unlock San Bernardino iPhone

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It was an Israel-based forensics company, Cellebrite that helped the FBI in the San Bernardino shooting case after Apple refused to provide access to the suspect’s iPhone 5C on the grounds of violation of consumer privacy. Apparently, India wants some

What are Apple’s strategic choices for a bounce-back?

Thomas George The darling of the tech world-Apple has seen the first ever decline in revenues since 2001, with iPhone sales leveling off that contributed close to two-thirds of its revenue. Many experts might conclude that it’s a natural phase

WhatsApp brings Snapchat-inspired features for iPhone users

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Looks like, Snapchat is the superhero of the social networking apps dominion. After Facebook, its WhatsApp who has brought a wide range of new update for iPhone users, very much similar to Snapchat. Similar to the update for Android users,

Apple vs Samsung: The legal showdown over design patents

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A legal case which started in 2011 between two smartphone giants – Apple and Samsung – may get its final verdict tomorrow. After paying $399 million, plus another $150 million for infringing a patent on “pinch to zoom” technology to

iPhone users, now Siri can book Ola cab for you!

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Using just their voice, iPhone and iPad users running iOS 10 can simply say, “Hey Siri, get me an Olacab” to book their next ride. Yes, you read it right. Now you can book an Ola cab with Siri, the

Apple’s macOS Sierra update brings Siri to your desktop

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Apple has decided to do away with the OS X name in favor of the new “macOS Sierra” name to bring the latest Mac operating system. And what makes this party time for Apple fans is that the latest macOS