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Topic: iPhone 4 Antenna Problem

Exclusive conversations with Steve Jobs up for sale

07/01/2010, 03:07 pm

A Virginia man who apparently posted a YouTube video demonstrating his ability to block signal on an iPhone 4 reported was contacted by Apple, resulting in an email exchange that was later shopped around to the tech media as a paid story.

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Apple sued over iPhone 4 reception issues

07/01/2010, 08:07 am

Numerous lawsuits were filed this week against Apple, as a number of consumers hope to take the company to task over reception issues that arise with the new iPhone 4 when the left side of the device is covered with a hand.

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Apple posts five new job listings for antenna engineers

06/30/2010, 05:06 pm

Apple posted five new job listings for antenna engineers June 23, the day before iPhone 4 launched.

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Wireless experts weigh in on iPhone 4 reception issues

06/30/2010, 09:06 am

Reception issues with Apple's recently released iPhone 4 have gone under the microscope, with two new in-depth reports testing a variety of methods on how to hold the phone, and the effects those positions have on signal.

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Death Grip hysteria may end Monday with iOS 4.01

06/25/2010, 06:06 pm

Reception issues observed by new iPhone 4 owners, derided as the "Death Grip" by bloggers, appears to actually be a software issue that an iOS update is expected to resolve early next week.

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'Worst case' in iPhone reception issue: Apple gives away bumpers

06/25/2010, 03:06 pm

Despite well publicized reports of iPhone 4 reception issues, one analyst said he sees Apple, in the "worst case," discounting or giving away protective bumpers with little financial impact on the company.

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Apple says any mobile phone has reception issues when held wrong

06/25/2010, 07:06 am

Responding to growing concerns that holding the iPhone 4 in the left hand results in poorer signal performance for some, Apple has said that all cell phones experience a similar issue.

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Some iPhone 4 launch units lose signal when held with left hand

06/24/2010, 11:06 am

Some users have experienced poor signal and dropped calls when holding Apple's new iPhone 4 in their left hand, which makes their palm cover a seam that separates the device's two perimeter radio antennas.

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Some early iPhone 4 shipments have defective screens, missing bars

06/23/2010, 09:06 pm

Some of the first iPhone 4 units shipped to customers have problems with yellow tinted displays and disappearing signal bars, users have reported.

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