Apple still makes most of the smartphone profit
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 24 November 2016 14:05

Apple still makes most of the smartphone profit


As if that is a good thing

The Tame Apple Press is running a story patting  its favourite toy maker on the back for making the most profits.

Microsoft hassles Apple’s lack of innovation
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Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:34

Microsoft hassles Apple’s lack of innovation


Does it have to keep copying us?

The software king of the world, Microsoft, is starting to hassle Apple for its lack of originality.

Apple closes wireless router division
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Tuesday, 22 November 2016 12:00

Apple closes wireless router division

Now more past its sell by date than Steve Jobs 

The fruity tax-dodging cargo-cult Apple appears to be seeking to be the world leader in vapourware by promising shedloads of products which never turn up.

Developers abandon Apple MacBook Pro for Windows
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Jobs’ Mob really has scored an own goal


Developers are being forced away from Apple’s Macbook Pro line and onto proper Windows based computers for the first time because someone in Apple’s design department forgot that they needed the escape and function keys.

Apple crippled Qualcomm modem to make it work like Intel’s
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Can’t have some working better than others


Apple has solved the performance gap between the Intel and Qualcomm modems on the iPhone 7 by disabling some of the Qualcomm X12 modem features so that it performs similarly to the Intel version.

Apple to replace faulty iPhone 6S batteries
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Monday, 21 November 2016 06:29

Apple to replace faulty iPhone 6S batteries


Some customers experiencing abrupt shutdowns

On Sunday, Apple launched a repair service for users of a small batch of iPhone 6S devices that have been experiencing shutdown problems due to faulty batteries.

Samsung is still the number one mobile maker
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Friday, 18 November 2016 12:36

Samsung is still the number one mobile maker


Apple did not cash in on Note 7 fiasco

Samsung Electronics is still the number one global seller of smartphones in spite of the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco.

iPhones send data to Jobs’ Mob after all
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Friday, 18 November 2016 12:30

iPhones send data to Jobs’ Mob after all

 

Call history goes to iCloud where Apple stores it

A team of Russian security experts has found that Apple might have access to more user data than it is letting on.

Apple prices to double if Trump forces it to return
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The cost of “Made in America”

Apple’s assembler Foxconn has been looking at the possibity of setting up iPhone production to the US before Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump orders the US company to do so.

iPhone 8 might not get OLED after all
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Thursday, 17 November 2016 12:18

iPhone 8 might not get OLED after all


Tech in short supply


Hopes that Apple might sex up its iPhone 8 with OLED technology could be dashed by the fact that its suppliers can’t make enough of the technology.