Newly revealed Verizon iPhone activation figures indicate that Cupertino, Calif.-based Apple could have sold nearly 35 million units of its widely-popular smartphone during the three months ended June, according to Wells Fargo analyst Maynard Um.
WhatsApp, one of the most popular instant messaging applications, has rolled out a major update that brings many changes for iPhone users.
The update, version 2.10.1, allows users to send multiple photographs at once, and offers URL schema support for third-party applications. It also brings iCloud support for backing up as well as for restoring chat history.
Electronics giant LG has confirmed that it would not use the word "Optimus," and opt to keep only the letter "G" in the name of the Optimus G's successor.
In a recent short press release, LG announced that its upcoming flagship smartphone would be called LG G2.
The company also announced that its premium 4:3 display smartphones would be re-branded as simply `Vu'.
The newly rolled out update for the BlackBerry 10 Twitter app, version 10.2, brings a number of enhancements and new features that are expected to help the app gain a higher rating in the BlackBerry App World.
With the newest update, BlackBerry 10 Twitter app features a redesigned user interface (UI) with a broad timeline and automatic refreshing of the site.
New York City on Tuesday announced the launch of a new Wi-Fi service in another 32 parks, enabling visitors to connect to the Internet for free for sometime.
The new service allows owners of WiFi-enabled smartphones, tablets and other devices to go online for 10 minutes three times a month. Those who want more will have fork out 99 cents per day per device to use the service.
It has been claimed that some of the best known restaurants of Britain are not following healthy eating standards. Menus of most of these restaurants are dominated by burgers, nuggets and sausages.
Poor sales of Surface RT tablet forced Microsoft to slash the device’s price by $150, but many analysts are of view that even the big discount will not be able to boost sales of the device.
Over the weekend, the Redmond-based manufacturer slashed the price for the 32GB version of the 10.6-inch tablet from $499 to merely $349; while the price of the 64GB version of the tablet slipped to $499.
Network provider AT&T will soon start offering no-contract smartphones and tablet PCs on monthly installments, with a promise of providing an annual upgrade.
The US carrier announced on Tuesday that it would start offering no-contract smartphones and tablet PCs on monthly installments from 26th of July, with no down payment and no activation, upgrade and fees.
A small, bare-bones computer - called the Utilite – has been recently announced by CompuLab, an Israel-based manufacturer of embedded computing products. With measurements of just 5.3 inches by 3.9 inches by 0.8 inches, the Utilite computer will be the size of a pack of 100 index cards; and will be priced at $100 for the base model.
A Tennessee lawyer is suing Cupertino, California-base tech giant Apple Inc for allowing him to access pornographic sites from his MacBook.
In his complaint, filed on June 19, 2013, Chris Sevier claimed that he became addicted to porn after he accidentally typed `fuckbook. com' in place of Facebook. com.
Internet search giant and device maker Google is - in collaboration with the Georgia Institute of Technology - working on a Google Glass device which can be used by the so-called working dogs --- that is, bomb-sniffing and cadaver dogs.
Facebook on Monday started the official rollout of its Graph Search tool, which has so far been available in beta.
Tokyo, Japan-based Terra Motors Corp recently introduced the world to its new A4000i electric scooter that includes a built-in iPhone dock.
The 2013 Toyota RAV4 small SUV is not eligible for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS’) Top Safety Pick+ award as it has been rated “Poor” in the agency’s rigorous front small overlap crash test.
Storage giant EMC on Thursday announced that it would acquire storage management software vendor ScaleIO for an undisclosed sum of cash.
According to a new report, while in hospital, several dementia patients are still not receiving key health assessment.
The latest national dementia audit states that to figure out if patients are suffering from hallucination is not happening the way it should happen. The assessment of mental state is also taking place at a very low level.
In a move which marks an evident response to the US National Security Agency (NSA)'s controversial PRISM online surveillance program, which was leaked to the public by NSA contractor Edward Snowden a few weeks back, Pirate Bay cofounder Peter Sunde has revealed that he is developing a new NSA-proof mobile text-messaging app.
Modern mobile apps are so simple that even kids can use them without any trouble; but sometimes their use by kids can push their parents into dangerous waters.
In one such incident, a 14-month-old little girl purchased a vintage car on eBay using a fluid simple app on her father’s smarrtphone.
LG Display on Wednesday took wraps off the world’s thinnest full HD LCD panel for smartphones.
The full HD LCD smartphone panel is 5.2 inches in length and just 2.2 mm in thickness. As per the Asian manufacturer’s claims, it is the world’s slimmest full HD LCD panel to hit the smartphone market.
With Apple's 2013 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June having come and gone without the company making a widely-expected announcement of an updated line of MacBook Pro laptops, a new benchmark discovered by Geekbench has revealed that Apple is apparently developing an upgraded15-inch MacBook Pro featuring Intel's much-raved-about Haswell processor.
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