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Consumer Reports loves iPhone 5s, but says battery and display could do better

The iPhone 5s has been receiving praise from almost every corner of the internet, and now Consumer Reports has put its word in. According to the report, Consumer Reports says that Touch ID is one of the “most compelling” things about the iPhone 5s, and that combined with its fantastic camera and updated internals make this phone a great device, trumping the…

Conflicting reports surface for the future of Apple screen tech

A report coming out of ETNews from Korea has some interesting information regarding the future of Apple’s screen technology choices. There has been a lot of talk about Apple and its screen size and technology choices for quite sometime, and for the most part this information falls right in line with what we have been hearing. It includes talk of a  larger…

Google: “Reports that Google Now drains battery life are incorrect.”

If you hadn’t heard, Google’s search app for iOS has been updated with Google Now capabilities. However, it was later reported that this service was causing battery life issues, which Google has decided to speak up about. In a response to an article by Lifehacker, Google had this to say: Reports that Google Now drains battery life are incorrect. We…

Sprint sells record 2.2M iPhones in Q4 2012

Sprint is the latest carrier to show its hand in the earnings report race, and it looks like good news for Old Yeller.  The US’ third most popular carrier announced a total of 6.6 million iPhones for the entire calendar year. 2.2 million of those came in the final three month period, ensuring the iPhone had its best ever quarter on Sprint. And, best of…

iPhone users have highest phone bills – 59% over $100/month

  Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (or CIRP) has been hard at it, surveying mobile phone users to find out how much they cough up each month. No surprise here: the iPhone users spend more than anyone else. In fact, out of all the respondents using iOS handsets, 59% of them spend more than $100 per month. 53% of Android users spend over…