Tag Archives: Apple

Sketch claims to show 4.7″ and 5.7″ iPhone dimensions

It’s a recurring theme this year: Apple is going to release two new iPhones. It’s the one rumor that remains consistent, regardless of the source and it’s one I’m not too convinced by. Still, a Japanese Apple fan magazine, Mac Fan (via Macotakara), features sketches of what it claims are the two new iPhones. One has a 4.7-inch screen while the other is…

Foxconn reports a 13% rise in profits

Foxconn, the manufacturer responsible for the production of most of Apple’s iPad and iPhones, has reported a swift 13 per cent rise in net profit to 106.7B new Taiwan dollars (US$3.5B). The report comes from the WSJ, with the rise in profit following record iPhone and iPad sales, despite the number of people using competing Android smartphones and…

Top 5 Sports News Apps

Being a huge sports fan, I find iOS to be a fantastic tool for gathering sports information, be it scores, news and more. With that in mind, there are some great sports apps out there that cover a very wide range of sport, and I’ve brought together five of my favourite! ESPN SportsCenter – Free ESPN offers a fantastic interface, with a great range of…

Microsoft launches Office for iPad

It’s finally here! As rumored, Microsoft has just announced its full Office suite for iPad. At its San Francisco event, CEO Sayta Nadella has announced a string of new initiatives and products, but this is certainly the most exciting. In a very similar format to Apple’s own office suite for the iPad, Microsoft’s Office will include Word, PowerPoint…

Apple offer refunds for in-app purchases made by children

Apple has today emailed iTunes account holders giving them a chance to ask for a refund for in-app purchases made by a minor on their account. The company previously agreed to pay at least $32.5 million in refunds, and make changes to its in-app purchase mechanisms, as part of a settlement in a Federal Trade Commission unfair billing practises…

What do you want to see on the iPhone 6? [poll]

There’s no escaping the fact that now both HTC and Samsung have announced and released their flagship smartphones for the year, we can look forward to the iPhone 6 (or whatever it ends up being called). I’ve written up my thoughts on what I want to see. Of course, I want better battery life, a larger display and a couple of other improvements. But I’m…