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Topic: iPhone

Apple's 'Shot on iPhone Challenge' offers chance for user's photos to be featured in ads

01/22/2019, 01:01 pm

Apple has asked iPhone owners to submit their best photographs to the Shot on iPhone Challenge, with images selected by the company able to be featured on billboards, Apple retail outlets and online.

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iPhone XS Max ranks fourth in DxOMark selfie camera rankings

01/22/2019, 11:01 am

DxOMark on Tuesday published its first-ever test rankings for smartphone selfie cameras, putting Apple's top-end phone, the iPhone XS Max, in just fourth place.

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Tested: Using the iPhone XS Smart Battery Case on the iPhone X

01/22/2019, 11:01 am

The Smart Battery Case for the iPhone XS physically fits on the 2017 iPhone X -- but how well does it actually work with the older device? AppleInsider puts it through its paces.

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Apple exec admits Qualcomm was the only option for 4G in the iPhone for years

01/22/2019, 10:01 am

Potentially aiding Qualcomm's trial defense against the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Apple has admitted that for years, there was no other realistic option but Qualcomm when it wanted 4G modems for iPhones.

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Foxconn says it will hire 50,000 in China amid claims of iPhone-related layoffs

01/22/2019, 09:01 am

Apple's main assembly partner, Foxconn, said on Tuesday that it's aiming to hire over 50,000 people across its Chinese factories during the first quarter, which may at least eliminate any worst-case scenarios in the aftermath of weak iPhone sales.

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2020 iPhone lineup appears set to use OLED screens across the board

01/22/2019, 07:01 am

A report into the misfortunes of LCD supplier Japan Display claims that the company is in trouble because of slow sales of the iPhone XR and will not recover because Apple is moving to OLED for all its phones in 2019.

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Apple's AirPower again rumored to launch in 2019

01/22/2019, 01:01 am

Backing up rumors that Apple's long delayed AirPower wireless charging mat has entered mass manufacturing, a report on Tuesday claims the device is in production ahead of a launch date sometime in 2019.

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Google Fi for the iPhone solid for travelers, but still has same carrier customer service nonsense

01/21/2019, 01:01 pm

At the tail end of 2018, Google changed the name of their MVNO carrier service from Project Fi, to Google Fi and opened up support to the iPhone. AppleInsider has been using it for a while even before the announcement, so let's take a look at the service now that you don't have to jump through hoops to use it on an Apple device.

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Abode unveils second-gen smarthome gateway with future Apple HomeKit support

01/21/2019, 11:01 am

Abode on Monday launched its second-generation smarthome gateway, with the promise that Apple HomeKit support is coming "soon."

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Apple is financially exploiting wireless carriers in South Korea, says antitrust watchdog

01/21/2019, 09:01 am

Apple is taking advantage of South Korean carriers by collecting money for ads, the country's Fair Trade Commission said during a hearing on the iPhone maker's business practices.

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If you wanted an iPhone SE new from Apple, you've probably missed your chance

01/21/2019, 09:01 am

The unexpected return of the iPhone SE to the U.S. online Apple Store in a clearance sale has ended after only a day of availability, as the company has run out of stock.

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Latest 'Shot on iPhone' uses iPhone XS to highlight football in American Samoa

01/21/2019, 07:01 am

Apple has published a new "Shot on iPhone" video to its YouTube account, showcasing the camera capabilities of the iPhone XS, with the film featuring a teenage athlete on American Samoa who has accepted a full-ride scholarship to a university in the NCAA Division I.

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Crime blotter: A Walmart iPhone theft ring, New Hampshire delivery scammers sentenced

01/20/2019, 02:01 pm

Police are seeking a pair of thieves nabbing Apple gear late at night from WalMarts, 1400 iPads lifted by civil servant, FedEx employees nabbed for grabbing Apple packages, and more in the latest Apple-related crime blotter.

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Apple again starts selling iPhone SE, this time on clearance for $249

01/19/2019, 10:01 pm

Apple returned the iPhone SE to its U.S. online store on Saturday, but only as part of a clearance effort to seemingly liquidate the remaining stock of the discontinued handset.

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Apple's claim that all iPhones are available at retail enjoined by German court

01/18/2019, 02:01 pm

A German court on Friday granted Qualcomm a preliminary injunction against part of an Apple press statement, which claimed that all iPhones would remain available through third parties despite a December ban.

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ING promises Apple Pay coming 'soon' to Spain, could hint at more rollouts

01/18/2019, 09:01 am

Multinational bank ING says it's on the verge of supporting Apple Pay in Spain, which could foreshadow launches in other countries.

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Apple assembler Foxconn cuts 50,000 seasonal workers ahead of schedule

01/18/2019, 08:01 am

Apparently impacted by Apple's iPhone demand, some 50,000 seasonal workers have been dismissed from Foxconn since October, a report indicated on Friday.

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2019 iPhone rumors, a possible new iPad mini & a call for privacy laws on the AppleInsider Podcast

01/18/2019, 08:01 am

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Willian and Victor are back, catching up on overall themes of CES, iPhone rumors, the possibilities of a new iPad Pro, and the carry-over effects of smartphone brands cutting earning expectations.

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Rumor: 2019 iPhone to sport 3x telephoto lens, 4,000mAh battery with 15W wireless charging [u: false]

01/17/2019, 10:01 pm

An unconfirmed rumor shared on Chinese microblogging network Sina Weibo earlier this month claims Apple's next iPhone will boast a few key component upgrades like a 3x telephoto lens and massively upgraded 4,000 mAh battery with 15-watt wireless fast charging.

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Apple parts supplier Nidec cuts 2019 sales forecast citing 'extraordinary' contraction in China

01/17/2019, 08:01 pm

Nidec, a Japanese company that supplies vibratory motor parts for products like Apple's iPhone, is revising down 2019 sales forecasts due to what its chairman characterizes as an "extraordinary" decline in Chinese demand.

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