Developers for Apple’s iTunes had several hours of confusion as an error in the login system sent them into random accounts. No damage has been reported as a result of the problem, although iTunes Connect and TestFlight had to be taken down for several hours.
Samsung Electronics has posted its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2014, and the news looks less than convincing. The company made some 5.29 trillion Won (about RM158.87 quadrillion) in profit, although that was down from the 8.31 trillion Won (about RM249.56 quadrillion) earned last year. This stands in stark contrast with its nearest rival […]
Earlier today, Apple announced its financial results for its fiscal 2015 first quarter that ended in 27 December 2014. The company reports US$74.6 billion in revenue earning and US$18 billion in profit in the past 3 months. If you’re not familiar with the numbers, it’s very, very impressive, and it’s mainly thanks to iPhone sales, […]
If you’re a Mac or iOS user, it’s time to give your device an update because Apple recently released the Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 and iOS 8.1.3 update that features bug fixes and more.
Most of us are aware of the rather weird dimple on the back of the Nexus 6, but ex-Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside has revealed that it was meant to be a fingerprint sensor. This indicates that even Google considered incorporating the technology that was made popular by Apple.
A South Korean newspaper has reported that Samsung has signed a deal to provide the new generation iPhone processors. Under the agreement, the South Korean manufacturer will provide Apple with 75-percent of its needs; although there is no word on who will be supplying the rest of the processors.
The Chinese government has managed to convince Apple to turn over their source code to assuage fears of secret backdoors and spying. This brings many years of pressure from the government to an end, although the move could have also have been prompted by US whistleblower Edward Snowden’s comments about the iPhone last week.
Google’s Project Zero has published three zero-day exploits for Apple’s OS X, with enough information for experienced hackers to use in an attack. The information was not released out of malice, as Google had originally alerted Apple to these issues three months ago.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen has a new plan for enforcing net neutrality in the US, and it involves forcing Apple and Android app developers to build apps for BlackBerry devices. While he named iMessage and Netflix specifically, Chen appears to believe that it should apply to all content in the mobile space.
Remember when Apple was granted patent for some sort of stylus? Well, it looks like it could be on 12.9” ‘iPad Pro’ that has been brewing in the rumour mill for quite some time now. According to Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, a very well known serial leaker of to-be-released Apple products, the iPad Pro […]
Apple could currently be testing the next iteration of its mobile operating system. Several sources have been recording activity by browsers from iOS9, and the number of devices appears to be increasing slowly as time passes.
Google is rolling out an update for the Google Translate app that will make it more more useful than it is now. iOS users will also be catching up with the Android version of the app with this new update, which will be rolling out over the next few days.
A man tried to smuggle 94 Apple iPhones into China by strapping the devices to his body, effectively giving him the most expensive, and uncomfortable, underwear known to mankind. It’s amazing how far people will go to make a quick buck.
When a “Kids” category was first added to the Apple App Store back in 2013, it made it a whole lot easier for parents to discover new apps for their kids of various ages. Now, Apple is expending that with a new “Games for Kids” sub-section.
CES 2015 isn’t an event that featured only official technology and gadgets from reputable companies. Among many impressive (and sometimes weird) things like smart wearables, curved phones, powerful smartphones, action cameras, laptops, smart home gadgets and such, there’s this Apple Watch clone that costs only US$27 and it’s available a good two months even before […]
Think that the whole bad luck with Apple’s iOS 8 is finally over? Not really, a pair in California recently sued Apple for offering less than 16GB of usable storage space on their 16GB iPhones and iPads, and getting even lesser space after updating to iOS 8.
It’s no surprise that Samsung’s S Pen stylus is doing extremely well in its Galaxy Note lineup of devices. Yesterday, we saw reports that LG will include a stylus for its next generation smartphone, the G4, and now, it looks like Apple would like to join in on the fun too. The Cupertino company was […]
Apple has pushed out its first ever automatic patch for Mac OS X. This was done in response to a critical flaw in the Network Time Protocol, which would allow attackers to gain unrestricted root access to the computer. It looks like the company is finally taking a proactive approach to online security for a […]
Chinese smartphone manufacturers made it big in 2014, with shipments almost tripling in the first half of the year. While that comes as no surprise to anyone, an IDC report indicates that it was Lenovo who gained the most during this period; with both Xiaomi and Oppo following closely.