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Class action lawsuit suggests Apple intentionally broke FaceTime in iOS 6 to force users to upgrade to iOS 7

Apple has been hit with a class action lawsuit in California. This one alleges that the company purposely broke FaceTime on iOS 6 to force users to upgrade to iOS 7 to regain functionality. The move, according to the lawsuit, was done to avoid paying high data costs to Akamai. The suit states that Apple forced customers to upgrade to iOS 7 which made…

Apple launches iPhone ‘Trade Up With Installments’ plan to help users upgrade their iPhones in the US

Today Apple is rolling out yet another way to buy an iPhone at an Apple Store. This is in addition to the iPhone Upgrade Program launched alongside the iPhone 6s last year. Right now, on the iPhone Upgrade Program, customers can pay $32 (for the base configuration) a month for a brand new iPhone 6s on a 24-month agreement with an option to upgrade on a…

Apple reintroduces iPhone 4 as cheaper option in India

The iPhone 4 has been around for quite some time. The now three year old device was the first to have Apple’s all new flat back design with glass on both sides, and the design revolutionized the phone and possibly even the industry. It was one of the most advanced devices when it was released, however technology has improved quite a bit since then….

Apple bringing back the 8GB iPhone 4 for India?

Just under 4 years ago, Steve Jobs unveiled the new-shaped square, all glass and steel, iPhone 4. In October last year, it was discontinued following the launch of the iPhone 5s and 5c. But it could be about to make a re-appearance in India according to The Times of India. According to the publication, the device is being reintroduced to combat slow…

olloclip launches new 4-in-1 lens for iPhone, now features two macro lenses

If there’s one product that completely transformed my iPhoneography experience, it’s the olloclip 3-in-1 lens. I’ve had it for most of this year, and I rarely go anywhere without it. It comes with a fish eye and wide angle lens as well as a macro. Honestly, 90% of the time I use my olloclip, I’m using the macro lens to snap pics of insects or raindrops…

Every iPhone ever released compared in speed test [video]

We’ve done our own versions of speed tests here on TiP on a handful of occasions. But, we’ve never been bold enough to lineup the entire history of iPhones together, in one video, comparing speed for everything from powering down, powering back up again and loading apps. Some of the results were fairly surprising. But, others not so much. Check out the…