iPhone 5 bad battery recall may cost you
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 23 January 2015 09:49

iPhone 5 bad battery recall may cost you


First-hand experience

Back in August Apple called up a number of customers who bought iPhones between September 2012 and January 2013 to get a replacement battery.

Apple about to steal GoPro’s idea
Published in News
Friday, 16 January 2015 11:03

Apple about to steal GoPro’s idea


Shareholders flee

It seems that Apple is about to steal GoPro’s idea for mountable cameras as part of sporting equipment.

Huawei sales up a third
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 31 December 2014 14:14

Huawei sales up a third


Earned $11.8 billion

Huawei’s smartphone sales rose by almost a third to $11.8 billion in 2014, according to figures leaked to the press.

Apple kicks Android to death
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 31 December 2014 12:18

Apple kicks Android to death


Never write a report after an office Christmas party

Industry analyst Chetan Sharma appeared to have had a little too much Christmas happy juice when he turned out a report which claimed that Apple had kicked Android to death this year.

Apple Pay not secure enough for the Brits
Published in News
Wednesday, 31 December 2014 10:44

Apple Pay not secure enough for the Brits


Don’t want sterling reputation damaged

It seems that the fruity cargo cult Apple is having a problem selling its Apple Pay system in the UK.

Apple has murdered the tablet market
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 31 December 2014 10:37

Apple has murdered the tablet market


Wins the holiday season

The tablet market has been suffering lately as people woke up to the concept that they were largely pointless, but it is starting to look like the outfit which started the Tablet craze might have had a hand in bumping it off.

Meizu M1 Note shamelessly copies iPhone 5C
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 24 December 2014 08:29

Meizu M1 Note shamelessly copies iPhone 5C


Packs Mediatek octa-core and 1080p screen for $160

Meizu has a tradition of emulating Apple’s industrial design and now it has launched a phone inspired by the controversial iPhone 5C.

GT will sell sapphire furnaces
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 December 2014 14:42

GT will sell sapphire furnaces


Will give money to Apple

GT Advanced Technologies is flogging its sapphire furnaces and will pay former partner, Apple a portion of the cash it gets from the sale. The furnaces were installed to make sapphire glass for Apple, which loaned GT Advanced $439 million for the project.

Consumers already bored of Apple’s watch
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 11:31

Consumers already bored of Apple’s watch


Vapourware interest has peaked

It appears that Apple waited too long and relied too much on the press to keep interest in its iWatch vapourware product going. 

Apple copies Microsoft security system
Published in News
Tuesday, 23 December 2014 11:28

Apple copies Microsoft security system


A decade too late

The fruity cargo cult Apple has done what Microsoft has been doing for years – pushing out security updates. It seems that Apple has just discovered the technique which the Tame Apple Press is trying to explain as something “super”, “cool” and “original.”