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Topic: iPhone

Nomura predicts poor 2019 iPhone sales, warns over 2020 5G optimism

08/29/2019, 11:08 am

Apple's 2019 iPhone refresh will be disappointing, according to Nomura Instinet, with financial analysts cutting their estimates to below the Wall Street consensus with the added belief other takes on the 5G-equipped 2020 models are too optimistic.

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Reminder: Zello for iPhone is not an actual walkie-talkie, and still needs internet connectivity to work

08/29/2019, 10:08 am

With Hurricane Dorian approaching the coast of Florida, word is again spreading about "push to talk" iPhone app Zello. However, downloaders should be aware that the app requires not only a solid internet connection, it also needs connectivity to Zello's servers to function.

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Editorial: Why iPhone drives the future of mobile silicon and Google's Pixel doesn't

08/29/2019, 10:08 am

When you upgrade to a new iPhone -- as millions will next month at the unveiling of the "A13" powered iPhone 11 -- you're voting with your dollars for a future driven by advanced new silicon with incredible sophistication. There is no way Apple or any other company could design and manufacture this future without you. The recent history of Google's Pixel Visual Core explains why.

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China urges calm as US hikes Mac desktop tariff to 30%, iPhone to 15%

08/29/2019, 09:08 am

The tariff on Chinese imports that will hit the Mac desktop line on September 1 has been raised to 30% and the one affect the iPhone in December has grown to 15%.

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Apple opening up repair parts and tools to more third-party repair shops

08/29/2019, 08:08 am

Apple has announced a new repair program, offering more independent repair businesses of all sizes the same genuine parts, tools, training, repair manuals, and diagnostics as its Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers.

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'Pokemon Masters' available to download on iOS a day early

08/28/2019, 11:08 pm

Pokemon Masters, the latest free-to-play Pokemon title from Japanese developer DeNA, has been released early on Apple's iOS App Store.

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T-Mobile adds postpaid eSIM support for iPhone

08/28/2019, 02:08 pm

T-Mobile has added support for eSIM cards for iPhone users to its postpaid plans, in addition to prepaid plan options.

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Apple releases public beta of iOS 13.1 and iPadOS 13.1

08/28/2019, 01:08 pm

Apple has followed up the developer beta of iOS 13.1 and iPadOS 13.1 with a public version.

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New smartphone sales legislation may hurt iPhone sales in Japan

08/28/2019, 01:08 pm

Japan is in the process of creating new legislation that caps discounts mobile carriers can offer on devices, which may make the iPhone a less attractive choice in the country.

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Apple's retail, internet sales prospects will increase in India following rule change

08/28/2019, 01:08 pm

New rules by the India government have paved the way for Apple to open up its own internet sales of the iPhone, and possibly open the first official Apple Store in 2020.

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Apple announces plans to improve Siri's privacy protections for users

08/28/2019, 11:08 am

Apple's review of Siri privacy guarantees has completed, and the company is making a few changes going forward to further ensure users' privacy and data safety.

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Editorial: 'iPhone 11' design will advance Apple's mobile imaging lead

08/28/2019, 09:08 am

Steve Jobs launched iPhone as "a phone, a widescreen iPod and a breakthrough Internet device," but over the last decade, one of the primary features driving its adoption among new buyers and upgrades among existing users has been its camera. Here's a look at where Apple stands in mobile imaging technology, with a look at what's expected for iPhone 11 in September.

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Hands on: Satechi's new 72W charger can charge your MacBook on the go

08/27/2019, 02:08 pm

Are you looking to charge on the go? Satechi's 72W USB-C PD car charger can charge your iPad Pro, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, or iPhone all from the safety of your car.

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How to change your Apple Watch to metric measurements

08/27/2019, 12:08 pm

It's easy to have your Apple Watch show you all of your activity details in miles or kilometers, whichever you prefer -- except that Apple doesn't make it obvious how to do it.

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TSMC will fight 'baseless' GlobalFoundries chip IP lawsuits

08/27/2019, 07:08 am

Apple chip partner TSMC plans to 'vigorously defend' accusations by GlobalFoundries it infringed on 16 patents, in a lawsuit that could prevent iPhones and other Apple devices using TSMC-produced A-series chips from being being imported to the United States.

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Editorial: CNBC is still serving up some really bad hot takes on Apple

08/27/2019, 06:08 am

On Monday, CNBC compiled the confused thoughts of a Wedbush Securities analyst who doesn't seem to have any grasp on reality whatsoever when it comes to the future -- or even present -- of Apple.

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Apple reportedly kills project to turn iPhone into 'walkie talkie'

08/26/2019, 01:08 pm

A project to enable iPhones to communicate with each other wirelessly over distance for essential communication without the use of cellular or other network infrastructure has allegedly been put on hold, with the leader of the venture's exit from the company likely to be a main reason for the end of the potentially life-saving scheme.

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Apple rolls out 'Dickinson' trailer, coming soon to Apple TV+

08/26/2019, 01:08 pm

Apple has debuted the first trailer for 'Dickinson,' examining the rise of author Emily Dickinson, and as a voice for the modern age.

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EU citizen settlement app may not land on iOS before Oct. 31 Brexit

08/26/2019, 01:08 pm

European Union nationals wanting to remain in the United Kingdom after the Brexit process has concluded are still unable to apply for residency via an iPhone, with the government still not saying when the app will be available to use on roughly half of the country's smartphones.

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'Apple Card is Here' video shows up on Apple's YouTube channel

08/26/2019, 01:08 pm

Apple has released a new video promoting the release of their new credit card, the Apple Card, to their YouTube channel.

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