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Topic: iPhone 4S

Siri print ad shows up in Rolling Stone magazine

04/02/2012, 07:04 pm

One of the first Apple print spots to feature its Siri virtual assistant popped up in the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine on Monday as part of an iPhone 4S advertisement.

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Apple faces second class-action lawsuit over Siri

03/30/2012, 12:03 am

A new class-action lawsuit has been filed against Apple over its Siri voice recognition feature of the iPhone 4S with allegations that the company is falsely representing the service's capabilities.

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Apple interested in bringing Siri to the Mac via iPhone pairing

03/29/2012, 08:03 am

Apple has shown interest in bringing Siri functionality to other devices, like Macs, by pairing them with an iPhone to share its voice control abilities.

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Apple's iPhone now the 'digital camera of choice' among consumers

03/28/2012, 11:03 am

Apple's iPhone has become the de facto choice for consumers who use a digital camera, new statistics from the photo sharing service Flickr show.

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Apple's Steve Jobs wasn't a fan of the name 'Siri'

03/28/2012, 07:03 am

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs didn't particularly like the name "Siri" when he acquired the company behind the personal assistant software, but he failed to come up with what he thought was a better option.

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Siri used by 87% of iPhone 4S owners, study claims

03/26/2012, 07:03 pm

Research from an unreleased study found that some 87 percent of iPhone 4S owners use at least one of the features offered by Apple's Siri each month, lending evidence that the virtual assistant is a notable differentiator from competing devices.

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ESPN collaborating with Apple, appears ready to add sports scores to Siri

03/26/2012, 05:03 pm

Apple's Siri development team, one of the largest in the company, appears to be working to add sports scores to the mobile assistant service, possibly through a partnership with ESPN.

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China Unicom: Partnering with Apple producing 'better-than-expected results'

03/22/2012, 11:03 pm

China Unicom executives this week revealed that the telecom's partnership with Apple has performed better than expected and contributed to a 14 percent rise in profits in 2011.

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Users say Siri struggles in Japanese debut

03/12/2012, 10:03 pm

Apple added Japanese language support to Siri last week with the release of iOS 5.1, but some Japanese speakers are having trouble being understood by the voice assistant.

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Apple's iPhone 4S launches on China Telecom, drawing 200K preorders

03/09/2012, 12:03 pm

The iPhone 4S had a strong debut on another major carrier Friday, as 200,000 preorders were made ahead of Apple's launch on the China Telecom network.

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iPhone 4S with iOS 5.1 begins advertising AT&T HSDPA as '4G'

03/07/2012, 04:03 pm

iPhone 4S users on AT&T who update to iOS 5.1 will see their network indicator state they are on a "4G" network when utilizing the carrier's high-speed HSDPA network.

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Unofficial carrier China Mobile passes 15M iPhone users as compatibility issues fixed

03/05/2012, 05:03 pm

Despite not being an official Apple partner carrier, China Mobile announced on Monday that a spike of 5 million activations since October has brought the total number of iPhone users on its network to over 15 million following the launch of the iPhone 4S and a fix that allows the device to operate on the carrier's 3G network.

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MWC names Galaxy S II best smartphone, iPad 2 best tablet

02/29/2012, 06:02 pm

The Mobile World Congress on Tuesday announced the winners of the 17th Annual Global Mobile Awards, with Samsung dubbed Manufacturer of the Year for its Galaxy S II Smartphone of the Year, while Apple's iPad 2 took home Tablet of the Year honors.

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Mercedes-Benz to add Siri integration to new A-Class line

02/28/2012, 10:02 pm

Mercedes-Benz has announced comprehensive integration between Apple's iPhone and its new A-Class line of vehicles, including support for the Siri virtual assistant found in the iPhone 4S.

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Apple begins selling iPhone 4 units built in Brazil

02/24/2012, 03:02 pm

Apple has begun selling 8-gigabyte iPhone 4 models manufactured in Brazil to customers in that country, though prices on the units remain unchanged.

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iPhones sweep list of 2011's best-selling smartphones in U.S.

02/23/2012, 08:02 pm

Apple's current iPhone models were the three best-selling smartphones in America in 2011, with the iPhone 4 beating out the legacy iPhone 3GS and new iPhone 4S to become the biggest seller of the year.

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T-Mobile US says it lost 700K subscribers 'primarily' due to iPhone 4S launch

02/23/2012, 10:02 am

T-Mobile U.S. this week reported disappointing quarterly earnings, and blamed a loss of more than 700,000 contract customers on Apple's October introduction of the iPhone 4S.

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With China Telecom iPhone deal final, Apple turns attention to China Mobile

02/21/2012, 04:02 pm

A deal for Apple to offer the iPhone on the largest mobile carrier in the world, China Mobile, is said to now be "months away" after a newly announced deal with China Telecom.

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Apple's iPhone 4S climbs to 29% smartphone market share in UK

02/20/2012, 10:02 pm

Apple's share of the smartphone market in the U.K. jumped up 7 percent year over year to reach 29.1 percent, according to a new analysis.

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China Telecom to offer fully-subsidized iPhone 4S starting March 9

02/20/2012, 08:02 pm

China's third-largest wireless operator has announced that it will begin offering Apple's iPhone 4S in mainland China on March 9, breaking up rival China Unicom's exclusive claim to the iPhone in the country.

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