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Apple WWDC: No one is spared

By : Pratima Harigunani

SAN FRANCISCO: When people wait with bated breath for every word out of the keynote podium, and

Microsoft tried every bit to steal Apple’s WWDC thunder

By : CIOL Writers

The month of June is synonymous to #WWDC for tech enthusiasts and Apple fans.  However, what has been even more interesting is the way Microsoft has been trying to hog the limelight just before the beginning of WWDC. It all

Meet 9 yr old Anvitha Vijay, youngest developer at Apple WWDC

By : CIOL Writers

Do you remember, on Satya Nadella’s visit to India he had met an 8 yr old game developer who aspired to be the next Microsoft CEO. It is not surprising to see such little wonders coding and creating their own

All you need to rob an Apple Store is a blue t-shirt

By : CIOL Writers

Breaking into an iPhone might be next to impossible but breaking into an Apple store and getting away 19 iPhone richer is perhaps much easier than one could imagine. Seems like, with all the security personnel and cameras, all you

Apple may soon start selling electricity

By : CIOL Writers

Apple, the world’s most valuable company sells quite a lot of stuff but who thought that the maker of iPhone would sell power too? Apple Inc. has quietly created an energy subsidiary, ‘Apple Energy’ LLC, registered in Delaware but run

Apple is a new contender in $100B mobile ad market

By : CIOL Writers

Apple wants a piece for itself in the $100 billion mobile advertising market. The tech titan is going to “start showing search ads for apps in its iOS App Store search results for the first time,” reported The Verge on

Britain passes internet spy bill

By : CIOL Writers

After the US government bypassed Apple Inc’s reservations, to hack into a terrorist’s iPhone, the UK House of Commons has now passed a controversial bill giving spy agencies the authority for bulk surveillance and computer hacking. Many of the surveillance

iPhone 7 vs iPhone 7 plus

By : CIOL Writers

When its iPhone, a simple “plus” means much more than few minor additions. A plus model from Apple signifies better camera, far superior battery life and better screen. And now with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus this gap

Govt. takes a strong stance against refurbished iPhone sales in India

This is the second time Indian government has made it clear that if Apple wants to grow iPhone sales in India, it will have to find ways other than selling old phones. At a press conference in New Delhi on

Tech This Week: Cook in, Flash out

INDIA: Celebrity dinners and star-struck IPL matches aside, Apple’s CEO India visit caused a lot of speculation and discussion back home and around the world. When he shared plans with media about leveraging the developer contingent, R&D muscle and huge

Andhra Pradesh can help Apple revive sagging iPhone sales in India: CMR

Apple CEO Tim Cook today inaugurated the company’s first development centre in India. Although it is quite possible that the location-specific advantages might have put the state ahead in the race, but there are some other factors also which Apple

Hyderabad becomes crucial for Apple’s maps enhancement project

HYDERABAD, INDIA: Apple today announced the opening of a new office in Hyderabad that will focus on development of Maps for Apple products. The new facility, located on the Waverock campus, will provide a world-class, LEED-certified home for the expanding

Apple’s investment in Didi points towards its tacit future goals

China based company, Didi Chuxing today announced a $1 billion investment from Apple. Didi is the China’s version of Uber, but much larger than the latter. The company has 300 million customers in 400 cities, and claims to hold over 87

44 percent wish mobile services from Google, Apple or Facebook

By : CIOL Writers

Google, Facebook, Apple or Amazon are not just big tech enterprises. For people, these names symbolically stand for advanced technology, trustworthiness and high quality service. So after banking services, if Google, Facebook or Amazon start offering widely available mobile phone

The Future of Apps is Apps

By : CIOL Writers

According to the Yahoo’s Flurry analytics, 90 percent of consumers’ mobile time is spent in apps, that’s why many e-commerce companies are switching towards mobile app development. However, some major problems with app ecosystem are not letting few companies to

Tech This Week: Why did the Apple Fall?

INDIA: It was once-in-13-years news but yes, iPhone sales showed a slump – something that was instrumental in contributing to a 13 per cent revenue decline for Apple. Whether it is due to exchange-rate woes, global economic variables, better/longer phone lifecycles,

Summer internship: Think beyond Apple and Google

By : CIOL Writers

Computer science and engineering students are hot properties in Silicon Valley. The demand for tech talent is huge and this results in tech companies rolling out the red carpet for talented, often in the form of incredibly generous salaries and

Apple: Is the Best over?

By : CIOL Writers

Apple knew it was coming. The tech titan had predicted its fortune in January only. Tuesday saw an official stamp on the predictions. Apple Inc. posted its first quarterly decline in revenue in 13 years, ending a historic run for

FBI paid a bomb to hack into Apple iPhone

By : CIOL Writers

FBI paid a ‘bomb’ to hack into the San Bernardino terrorist’s iPhone. FBI Director James Comey said the U.S. paid more than he will make in salary over the rest of his term to secure a hacking tool to break

Apple iOS 9.3.1 has a handy bug

By : CIOL Writers

iOS 9.3.1 was released by Apple Inc. specifically to fix some serious concerns with iOS 9.3. The latest version was hurried through, but the company succeeded in what it was hoping to achieve with the latest update. However, the story