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‘iPhone Lite’ image leaked, showing FCC and other markings on the back for the first time [Photo]

We’ve seen tons of supposed leaks for the Apple’s long-rumored budget model iPhone. Often dubbed “iPhone Lite”, the device leaks so far have shown a plastic shell in a variety of colors, the same sized display as the iPhone 5 and rounded edges. One thing they’ve all had in common however is the lack of FCC, model number, legal and IMEI markings on the back,…

Los Angeles schools to receive 31,000 iPads this year

Apple’s push in to the education sector is going well by all accounts as new details emerge of the LAUSD’s deal to bring iPads in to its schools. The district signed a deal to bring $30M worth of Apple’s popular tablets. The report today over at CITE World, breaks it down in more detail, stating that this year along would see schools in the district…

Apple wins Computer, Tablet and Phone brand of the year 2013 awards

We’re used to seeing Apple hit the top spot for various consumer surveys and performance reports, whether it be consumer satisfaction or brand perception. Apple has been on top for a while. But to win three awards in one survey is still something of an achievement. Harris Interactive conducted a survey of over 38,000 American consumers asking them to…

Apple has temporarily started signing iOS 6.0.x, downgrade to iOS 6 for a limited time [Update, window has closed]

If you are on iOS 6.1.3 or 6.1.4, and wish to downgrade back to a firmware that is able to be jailbroken, you can do that right now. Yes, that’s right, Apple has begun signing iOS 6.0, 6.0.1, and 6.0.2 again for no apparent reason. I was simply scrolling through my newsfeed when this popped through it: Apple has oddly started to re-sign 6.0.x on a bunch…

Rumor: Cheaper iPhone is really just a plastic iPhone 5

Perhaps the most rumored and leaked Apple device since the iPhone 5, the cheaper, or budget, iPhone has been leaked everywhere this year. It has been predicted by numerous analysts as the way for Apple to enter into emerging markets, and the leaks continue to stream in, showing us a new plastic shell in many different colors. Apple is known to drop the…

Verizon lawyer calls on President Obama to veto ITC iPhone ban

As a result of one of the many on going court battles between Apple and Samsung, the ITC issued a ban on the iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4 and iPad 1 and 2 that is set to come down on August 5th. The 3G, 3GS and original iPad aren’t necessarily things to worry about, however the iPhone 4, that is something many people still buy. This ban only affects the AT&T…

Yahoo! launches Fantasy Sports app, now available in the App Store

  If you are a fantasy sports fanatic, and wish you could do more with the Yahoo! Fantasy Sports application that is available in the App Store, you need to go check out the update that is now available. Now on version 5.0, the Fantasy Sports app has been completely redesigned from the ground up, and finally has mobile drafting – a highly…

Apple could have to pay $500 million in e-book price fixing case

I am pretty sure most of you can remember the e-book price fixing case that Apple was involved in with the US Department of Justice, in which Apple was eventually found guilty. Well, as a result of that verdict, which Apple plans to appeal, it seems that it may be forced to pay nearly $500 million. Looking at the chart above, which was posted over on…

iTunes activation servers down?

Apple’s servers are not having a good time of late. Last week the Developer Center was pulled down as Apple discovered some dodgy activity going on. It claimed it had been hacked by an intruder, a claim quickly rebuffed by the man who claims responsibility. His statement was that he was a security researched merely doing his job. Today, another of…

Channel 4 updates 4OD for iOS with offline downloads

Channel 4 has updated its 4OD app for the UK and Ireland, bringing offline downloads to the service. 4OD is one of the most popular UK catch up services on the App Store. Version 3.0 allows users to download 30-day catch up content, so it can be offline or away from a connection. Downloads are totally free, and all it requires is registration with the…