Tag Archives: ipod touch

VIDEO: Apple Working With NXP For Pay-by-touch Technology In New IPhone

29 Aug

The Financial Times reports that Apple Incorporated is working with Dutch chipmaker NXP Semiconductors NV to add secure near-field communications technology into the next iPhone, which would enable the smartphone users to pay by touch. Citing people familiar with Apple’s plans, the daily reported NXP will provide the secure near-field communications chips that will allow [...]

VIDEO: Samsung Finally Topped Apple In One Big Mobile Category

26 Aug

Samsung has had a great deal of success with its Galaxy line of smartphones over the past few years, but Apple always seem to stay one step ahead in many of the most important metrics. After a relatively disappointing launch for the Galaxy S5 , Samsung looked poised for another tough quarter, but according to [...]

VIDEO: Apple Opens Battery Replacement Program For Affected IPhone 5 Units

23 Aug

Apple has created an iPhone 5 battery replacement program after it released a statement saying that it had discovered a “very small percentage” of units “may suddenly experience shorter battery life or need to be charged more frequently.” Apple says the affected iPhone 5 units were sold between the month of it’s launch, September 2012, [...]

VIDEO: Apple To Hold IPhone-related Media Event On September 9: Re/code

5 Aug

Technology news website Re/code said without citing sources, Apple Inc has scheduled a “big” media event related to the iPhone for September 9. Apple usually launches the newest version of its iPhone in September. The company did not immediately return emails seeking comment. Analysts and media reports have said Apple may launch two iPhone models [...]

VIDEO: RF Micro Forecasts Strong Second-quarter As Mobile Chips Sales Rise

25 Jul

RF Micro Devices forecast quarterly results above market expectations, helped by higher demand for its chips that connect devices such as Apple’s iPhone and Samsung smartphones to networks. Shares of the company, which also reported better-than-expected earnings for the quarter ended June 28, rose as much as 4.5 percent to $11 after the bell on [...]

VIDEO: A New App Called “Moment” Shows You How Addicted You Are To Your IPhone

27 Jun

Some of us jokingly say that we’re addicted to our iPhones. A newly released app called “Moment” will show us just how true that statement may be. Designed to promote a healthier balance between our real lives and those lived through the small screens of our digital devices, Moment tracks how much you use your [...]

VIDEO: IPod Touch Gets New Colors, Cheaper Price

26 Jun

Everything old is new again. Two years after Apple released its last iPod touch, the Cupertino tech giant has announced colorful new versions of the next-generation device for up to $100 cheaper. The updated models debut in the U.S. on Thursday. The 16GB iPod touch — which previously sold for $229 and is now priced [...]

VIDEO: Google Looks Beyond Phones, Tablets

23 Jun

Three weeks after thousands of software programmers converged on San Francisco for Apple Inc.’s developer conference, a similar crowd will descend this week for Google Inc.’s version. Called I/O, the Google conference promises to be much broader in scope than Apple’s, reflecting the ambitions of Chief Executive Larry Page. Apple focused on new software for [...]

VIDEO: Apple Beefs Up IOS 8 Security In Preparation For Launch Of Secure Smartphone Competition

10 Jun

The iPhone 6 could be Apple’s most secure smartphone to date thanks to iOS 8’s new privacy upgrades. The new OS has a few new features in particular that show that Apple has responded to this new wave of enthusiasm for smartphone security. Location trackers won’t be able to duplicate data from anything running iOS [...]

VIDEO: Your Fingerprint Will Unlock Every IPad And IPhone Released This Year

7 May

A new report says Apple’s 2014 iPad and iPhone models will all have fingerprint sensors embedded in the home button, reaffirming what previous rumors have indicated. Cecb2b.com , a website dealing with component information, claims that TSMC has already produced the first batch of Touch ID sensors that will be included in iPhone 6, iPad [...]