Busting the ‘iPhone Made Smartphones Expensive’ Myth!

Busting the ‘iPhone Made Smartphones Expensive’ Myth!

“Get ready to sell your kidneys” the call goes out as Apple releases a new iPhone. While that might sound a trifle extreme to some, the fact is that for a signficant segment of the tech using population, the iPhone is synonymous with expensive extravagance. In fact, there are many who hold Apple responsible for the emergence of the premium […]

 
     
 
 

Guesstimate: The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus Costs $211.50 and $236 to Build

Guesstimate: The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus Costs $211.50 and $236 to Build

Apple has did it again with its newest iPhones, as the company has managed to break its own record and sold as much as 13 million units in the launch weekend alone. Apple is a well-known champion in profit margins, so it’s always curious to see how much does the company spend on building its products. A fresh report coming […]

     
 
 

After Apple, Samsung Now Tipped to Launch Phone Leasing Program in the US

After Apple, Samsung Now Tipped to Launch Phone Leasing Program in the US

Apple and Samsung have been piggybacking on the premium smartphone segment globally and they have been trying out quiet a few things to spike up the sales and help users upgrade to their latest flagship, unveiled every year. Apple had recently announced its leasing plan called the iPhone Upgrade Program which would allow customers to buy the phone directly from Apple […]

     
 
 

Apple is Cleaning up the App Store in Wake of a Major Malware Attack

Apple is Cleaning up the App Store in Wake of a Major Malware Attack

Apple has been always perceived to have set a greater degree of security measures and policies when it comes to app publishers on App Store. In fact, security is one of the reasons some buyers skip Android and go for an Apple product. This belief has taken a beating as Apple has disclosed, after several Cyber security firms aptly pointed […]

     
 
 

With 3D Touch, Apple Faces its Biggest Interface Challenge Yet

With 3D Touch, Apple Faces its Biggest Interface Challenge Yet    

A member of the Lenovo ThinkPad once told me that with every great innovation comes a new headache: that of convincing the consumer that it actually was worth trying out. In this case, the gentlemam was referring to the iconic red trackball on the ThinkPad, which many customers he claimed found odd to use and weirdly placed on their keyboards.”They […]

     
 
 

Apple iPad Pro is Official, Offered with “Pencil” Stylus, Smart Keyboard and a 12.9-inch Retina Display

Apple iPad Pro is Official, Offered with “Pencil” Stylus, Smart Keyboard and a 12.9-inch Retina Display

As expected, Apple has pulled the wraps from the iPad Pro in the traditional majestic way. Tim Cook opened the show introducing the iPad Pro as the “most powerful iPad ever” fitted with the “biggest screen for iOS”. Apple claimed that it tried to create a bridge between the traditional smartphones and the notebook, part of which is the mammoth […]

 
     
 
 

iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus Announced with 3D Touch, 12MP Camera, A9 Chip and More

iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus Announced with 3D Touch, 12MP Camera, A9 Chip and More

Once again, Tim Cook has taken the stage to announce the newest iPhones and claim that these are ‘the best smartphones in the world’. Of course, it’s hard to argue with this affirmation, but what thing is for sure – it is definitely the most desirable smartphone across the world. We’ve already seen plenty of details regarding the newest iPhone […]

 
     
 
 

The iPhone Lessons: Eight Things Other Manufacturers could Learn from Apple

The iPhone Lessons: Eight Things Other Manufacturers could Learn from Apple

A new iPhone has been entering our lives like clockwork right from 2007, and notwithstanding all the predictions of the doomsday pundits, has gone on to set sales records. The competition has huffed and puffed but so far Cupertino’s iPhone-y house shows no signs of being blown in. There are many reasons for this, of course, ranging from product quality […]

     
 
 

Adblock Plus Web Browser App for iOS is Now Available

Adblock Plus Web Browser App for iOS is Now Available

Adblock Plus, the popular (or unpopular depending upon which side you are in) ad-blocking software has released a standalone mobile browser for iOS, just like how it did with Android a couple of months ago. The company has been promoting the software as a way to block ads whilst browsing webpages, additionally it also claims to protect users from malware […]