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Apple plans to build better iPhone cameras with new research center in France

07/14/2016, 02:07 pm

A new Apple research center in the town of Grenoble, France, will apparently focus on improving imaging technology, likely for better cameras in future iPhones and other devices from the company, according to a new report.

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Leaked 'iPhone 7' dummy units show device in same colors as Apple's iPhone 6s

07/14/2016, 09:07 am

A newly-published image of alleged dummy "iPhone 7" models for accessory manufacturers suggests that Apple will ship the device in the same colors as the iPhone 6s, despite recent reports of new or altered color options.

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Pokemon Go launches in the UK, is now the biggest mobile game in US history

07/14/2016, 08:07 am

The Pokémon Go deployment rolls on with the game appearing in the U.K. App Store overnight on Thursday, one day after the title went live in Germany.

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Rumor: Battery in Apple's 'iPhone 7' will be 14% bigger than iPhone 6s

07/13/2016, 04:07 pm

A new rumor claims that although the next-generation iPhone is expected to be the thinnest model ever, Apple will still manage to squeeze in a 1960mAh battery, coming in just over 14 percent larger than the battery in the iPhone 6s.

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Pokemon Go update fixes login problems, sponsored game content coming soon

07/13/2016, 02:07 pm

The blockbuster hit Pokémon Go was issued its second update on Wednesday, fixing login problems. In addition, code inspections seem to point to fast food chain McDonalds as a future app sponsor, potentially for in-game "Pokestop" locations.

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Facebook Messenger gains 3D Touch, Lightroom for iOS gets direct RAW imports

07/13/2016, 01:07 pm

Facebook on Wednesday updated its Messenger iPhone app with support for 3D Touch, while Adobe released a new version of Lightroom for iOS, making important additions such as direct import of RAW files, and support for keyboard shortcuts on iPads.

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New photos of alleged Lightning EarPods for Apple's 'iPhone 7' match recent leak

07/13/2016, 11:07 am

New images posted on Wednesday are said to depict Lightning-equipped EarPods intended for Apple's "iPhone 7," which is commonly expected to ditch a 3.5-millimeter headphone jack when it ships this fall.

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Apple supplier LG Display pivots towards OLEDs in face of slower iPhone sales, Chinese competition

07/13/2016, 09:07 am

LG Display will boost its investment in OLED production, according to the company's CEO, in order to cope with being pinched by slowing iPhone sales and competition from Chinese panel suppliers.

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Firm sues Apple over 'fast-charge' battery tech used in iPhone 6s

07/12/2016, 05:07 pm

A lawsuit filed on Tuesday accuses Apple of infringing a 2010 patent via the battery charging technology in the iPhone 6s, along with "any similar devices."

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Update fixes 'Pokemon Go' Google account permissions issue

07/12/2016, 02:07 pm

An update for the popular iPhone game Pokémon Go was released on Tuesday, restricting Google account permissions to the bare minimum needed for the app to function.

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Apple considering Russian repair center in wake of local iPhone lawsuit - report

07/12/2016, 11:07 am

Apple is reportedly contemplating some form of central repair center in Russia, following a lawsuit from customer who found he couldn't get his iPhone screen fixed or replaced directly by the company.

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CVS testing Apple Pay, but chain says no official support ready yet

07/12/2016, 10:07 am

U.S. pharmacy chain CVS appears to be testing support for Apple Pay, although the company says it still has no official launch date, and is currently only "evaluating" mobile payment options.

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Alleged 'iPhone 7 Plus' mockup includes Smart Connector, dual-lens camera

07/12/2016, 04:07 am

A series of photos found circulating on Chinese blogging site Sina Weibo on Tuesday shows what appears to be a full scale "iPhone 7 Plus" mockup, potentially offering an early look at what could be Apple's forthcoming phablet.

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Intel could see $1.5B boost from Apple 'iPhone 7' modem orders

07/11/2016, 07:07 pm

Financial research firm Cowen and Company believes Intel will supply Apple with 50 percent or more of the LTE modems needed for "iPhone 7," a win that could generate some $1.5 billion in incremental revenue over the next year for the chipmaker.

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Apple chip builder TSMC expected to see record Q3 on 'A10' chips

07/11/2016, 09:07 am

Chip manufacturer TSMC on Monday posted revenues of just under $6.89 billion for its second quarter, and is anticipated to do even better in the third quarter thanks to growing shipments of Apple "A10" processors for upcoming iPhones and iPads.

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Alleged 'iPhone 7' leak offers crystal clear look at larger single-lens camera, tweaked antenna lines

07/11/2016, 07:07 am

With just a few months to go before Apple is expected to unveil its next-generation iPhone lineup, a new high-quality image falls in line with previous leaks, showcasing the expected look of the 4.7-inch model.

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iPhone 7 and Apple's next Retina Display frontier: Wide Color

07/08/2016, 07:07 pm

In 2010, Steve Jobs introduced a new leap forward in display resolution for iPhone 4 that passed up the rest of the industry to deliver pixels virtually invisible to the human eye. For iPhone 7, Apple appears to be making a similar leap in the realm of "Retina Color."

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WaterproofGate: Samsung's high end Galaxy S7 fails Consumer Reports tests

07/08/2016, 04:07 pm

Despite being "IP 68 certified" to resist extended liquid intrusion in up to five feet of water for 30 minutes, Samsung's most expensive Galaxy S7 model repeatedly failed tests performed by Consumer Reports.

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Facebook starts testing end-to-end encryption for Messenger conversations

07/08/2016, 12:07 pm

Facebook on Friday announced initial testing of end-to-end encryption in Messenger, which should keep some conversations secure from any possible intrusion, even by Facebook itself.

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Apple chassis supplier Catcher sees revenue drop in likely switchover to 'iPhone 7' production

07/08/2016, 10:07 am

Catcher -- Apple's partner on metal chassis components -- claimed a significant drop in June revenues on Thursday, but linked the dip to unnamed clients switching orders over from old products to new ones.

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