Tag Archives: Testing

Plants vs Zombies 2 launches in Australia & New Zealand

If you’ve been eagerly awaiting the release of the game Plants vs Zombies 2, you may have been disappointed to find out that the July 18 release date has been delayed. And while release date delays are always a bummer, it definitely seems like PopCap is doing everything it can to make sure the game is ready as soon as possible. One major step the…

DoD places huge iOS device order?

According to a new report out of Electronista, the U.S. Department of Defense is plans on replacing much of its outdated tech with a lot of new iOS devices – 650,000 to be precise. Now, keep in mind that as of now this is an unconfirmed report, but if it does turn out to be legit it’ll be the result of a mobile platform testing program aimed at…

Rumor: Next iPhone could see new “Touch on Display” Technology

The rumors for the next iPhone started not long after the iPhone 5 (picture above) was announced and released. Here we are, only 3 full months after the iPhone 5 release, and we are talking the next iPhone. We’ve heard of different colors and screen sizes, so what about some new technology, too? A new rumor coming from The China Times says Apple is…

Apple testing LTE Networks before allowing iPhone access

According to Telecoms.com, Apple has been conducting independent tests on LTE networks before it gives iPhone carriers the go ahead to offer the iPhone 5 as an LTE device. The news comes as a direct reversal of the standard relationship between carrier and manufacturer. Usually, it was the carrier that would refuse to sell a device until it was…

Sprint iPhone 5 may have better call quality than AT&T, Verizon versions

Scott Stein of CNet has tested the iPhone 5′s call quality on the 3 major US carriers, and it appears that Sprint is the clear winner. Sprint: This is the winner, and the more, we listened the more we agreed. Background noise isn’t a factor, and my voice comes through loud, clear, and even a bit richer. I also noticed that Brian’s call came through…

Benchmark test reveals new iPad has 1GB of RAM, 1GHz processor

One thing I love about Apple is that during keynotes and press releases, the company very rarely gives up any information on internal component specifications. Not only does it show that they’re focussed on what’s really important: the user experience, but also makes it more interesting when somebody actually finds out what the iDevice is…

iPhone 5s arriving at carriers for testing – rumor

In a post on the very reputable Guardian site, writer, Charles Arthur gives his reasons as to why he thinks the iPhone 5 won’t be launched in October, instead it will be in September as predicted previously. In stark contrast to most other articles “confirming” release dates, he just states it clearly as his own reason. He doesn’t claim to have inside…