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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

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