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iPhone, Products

Apple’s iPhone 8 and iPhone X were among Google’s top three 2017 global searches

December 13, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

After seeing Google round up 2017’s best Android apps, the most popular new mobile games and the top five movies, TV shows and books available on the Play Store, as well as Apple’s own lengthy lists of the year’s cream […]


Android Phone, Products

Comment: Upcoming ‘Top 5’ Android smartphone with in-screen fingerprint sensor is too …

December 13, 2017

Via: 9to5Mac

It was long-rumored that Apple was working on embedding Touch ID into the display of the iPhone X. The Cupertino company had multiple patents for different approaches to the task, and it confirmed after launch that it had been working […]


Android Phone, News and Press, Products

After years of copying the iPhone, Samsung’s Galaxy S9 will finally copy Apple’s smartest strategy

December 12, 2017

Via: Boy Genius

Samsung wrote the book on copying Apple… literally. No, seriously — back when the company was still trying to break through in the smartphone market, Samsung actually created a 132-page internal document to help its designers and engineers copy the […]


News and Press

10 reasons why Apple should acquire Shazam

December 11, 2017

Via: Computerworld

TechCrunch claims Apple will purchase leading music recognition service, Shazam. Apple has now confirmed the deal. Here are just 10 reasons such a deal makes sense: Shazam’s Apple story Founded in 1999, Shazam first came to prominence on Apple’s platforms […]


Gadgets, News and Press, Products

Going strong: the Apple Watch is en route to set another sales record in 2018

December 11, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

During Apple’s September keynote — a.k.a. “The iPhone Event” — Tim Cook proudly announced that the Apple Watch has become the most popular watch on Earth. Note – not the most popular smartwatch, but the most popular wearable timepiece out […]


iOS, News and Press, Operating System

iPhone X ranks lower than Galaxy S8, iPhone 8 and 8 Plus in Consumer Reports ratings

December 6, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

It’s no longer a question of if, but rather how successful the iPhone X will prove throughout the holiday season and a few months down the line. Then again, have we really settled whether or not the “all-screen” iOS device […]


Android Phone, News and Press, Products

Samsung makes smartphones with 512GB internal storage technically possible

December 5, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

To understand just how complex, far-reaching and technologically diverse today’s smartphone industry really is, you only have to look at Google and Samsung. While the former continues to optimize the world’s most popular mobile operating system for smooth sailing on […]


News and Press, Products, Tablets

Apple wins partial court victory against Xiaomi’s use of the Mi Pad name

December 5, 2017

Via: 9to5Mac

Chinese brand Xiaomi created an entire business out of copying Apple, seen in everything from an iOS-like skin for Android through websites and product launches – but perhaps the most blatant example was an iPad mini clone it named the […]


App Review, Applications

Facebook made a Messenger app that’s just for kids

December 4, 2017

Via: Boy Genius

Facebook is about to launch a standalone Messenger application just for kids. It’s the messaging application some parents have undoubtedly been waiting years to see. Messenger Kids comes with built-in parental controls, which means parents will be able to decide […]


iPhone, Products

The iPhone X was Apple’s biggest risk, and it’s paying off

November 29, 2017

Via: Mashable

I think it’s time to admit that Apple’s insane, convention-breaking bet on delivering an iPhone 8 and 8 Plus and the astonishing iPhone X all within weeks of each other was a winning strategy. Don’t look at me like you’re […]