Tag "iPhone"

Belkin launches Boost↑Up wireless charging pad for the latest iPhones

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Apple’s latest iPhones- 8, 8 Plus and X may not have started shipping as yet but Belkin looks all set to meet the demand for the new wireless charging pad. The mobile accessory maker has unveiled its new Boost↑Up wireless charging pad that is

Could iPhone 8 and 8 Plus be Apple’s wasted efforts?

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If iPhone X is the ‘future of smartphones’, what are iPhone 8 and 8 Plus? Honestly, they were doomed even before the launch. The reason is pure common sense. Apple has launched two phones that are strikingly similar to their

iOS 11 launches for Apple iPhones and iPads on September 19

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At its maiden event at the new Steve Jobs Theater, Apple announced that the newest version of its operating system- iOS 11 is launching on September 19 for iPhone and iPad as a free update. The event also saw the

Apple’s futuristic iPhone X will hit the stores in November; Prices start at Rs 89,000

INDIA: The wait for the much-anticipated phone is over now as Apple today unveiled its iPhone X, which it calls ‘the future of the smartphone’. “iPhone X enables fluid new user experiences — from unlocking your iPhone with Face ID,

iPhone X: What to expect from Apple’s big launch event on September 12?

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We are barely 24 hours away from Apple’s big launch day of 2017 when the Cupertino giant is expected to unveil not one but three new iPhone models. And though we know quite a bit about the upcoming iPhones, looks like

New iPhone’s screen design & face unlocking feature confirmed by HomePod firmware

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While most of Apple’s upcoming device features, like the specifications and design, are a well-kept secret. But one of Apple’s own device gave away some insides.  According to a report filed by The Verge, Apple’s HomePod, the Siri-based intelligent speaker, incidentally

WhatsApp Beta for iPhone supports ‘in-app’ playback of YouTube videos

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How many times have you received a YoTtube link and have been annoyed that you have to open it in YouTube app? WhatsApp is currently fixing your problem by integrating in-app playback support for YouTube videos. In the new version

iOS 11 might bring the drag and drop feature to iPhones too

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On the WWDC stage, Apple unveiled the most awaited iOS 11 with a focus to turn iPad into desktop computers. Many features made it to the stage including a new file system, a dock for apps, and drag and drop.

Apple to start iPhone assembly trial in India next month: report

Apple reportedly is all set to start the iPhone assembly trial in Bangalore next month, which would make India the third country to assemble iPhones. According to an Economic Times report, Taiwanese contract manufacturer, Wistron, with whom Apple has a contract – will start assembling the iPhones in

Microsoft launches fun camera app, Sprinkles with AI prowess

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If you are bored with the same old Snapchat filters (considering the same filters are now available on Facebook and Instagram), then Microsoft brings you a new fun ‘camera’ app, Sprinkles, powered by machine learning. Though Microsoft’s Sprinkles, available only for

Apple files a new patent to limit the number of notifications you get while driving

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Though Apple Watch does make it truly easy and convenient to reply to those ‘important messages’ without using your smartphone but the same behaviour could prove fatal if one is driving. And Apple understands these ways of life and technology. To fix

Google introduces Gboard, widget and 3D touch for iOS users on its Search app

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Now Apple users can use Gboard, a keyboard for iPhone, without installing the app, because Google has integrated the app into its main iOS Search app. This means iOS users can now search on Google and send information, GIFs, and

Apple wins iPhone 6 patent case in Beijing

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Turning the tables on a (now) defunct Chinese company, Shenzhen Baili, Apple has won a patent lawsuit in China, marking a huge victory for the Cupertino giant. Last year, the Chinese company filed a lawsuit against Apple, over the exterior design of

Apple’s latest patent reveals an iPhone-powered MacBook

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Apple is onto something quirky. After creating rage with its iPhones and MacBooks, the Cupertino-giant is now planning to add a touchscreen to your MacBook. By touchscreen, we mean the screen of your iPhone or iPad, which will power your

Its a ‘No’ from Indian govt for Apple’s ‘Tax Incentive Demands’

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The Indian government has rejected ‘most of the demands’ on tax incentives that Apple had sought for establishing a manufacturing base in the country. According to an ET report, Department of Revenue in Commerce Ministry said ‘no’ to the tax incentives which among

Apple launches red iPhone 7, $300 iPad and a video editing app, Clips

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Apple is celebrating its 10-year partnership with Red, an organisation that aims to combat Aids by launching special red variants of its iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Some profits from sales of the phones will go towards Red. The new devices come

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