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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


'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.


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.


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.


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.