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According to a new report from CIOTimes, a Chinese based news agency,  the main Foxconn factory located in Zhengzhou, Shenzhen is currently gearing up to ship  the first 70 to 80 million iPhone 6. Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou has reportedly made several visits to the site to ensure operation is going smoothly, the report said. The iPhone 6 is estimated to reach a total production capacity of 120 million this year, the largest shipment in the history of the iPhone ,  according to the report. Foxconn is expected to deliver at leastRead More
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Apple’s very popular and moving commercial which made its debut over the holidays last year has won at Emmy Award for the most Outstanding Commercial at the 66th Emmy Awards.  The commercial tells the story a very reserved boy spending quite a bit of time on his own during the family gathering. However, it turned out he was recording special moments of the occasion on his iPhone unknown to the others. OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL MISUNDERSTOOD Apple Park Pictures, Production Company TBWA\Media Arts Lab, Ad Agency Source via 9to5 macRead More
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According to new photos published by French tech blog – NowhereEsle, Apple’s upcoming 4.7-inch iPhone 6 will feature new battery design with a capacity of  1,810 mAh, which is higher than the 1,560 mAh battery found in the iPhone 5s. Earlier today, leaked photos suggest that the larger 5.5-inch version of the iPhone 6 battery will have a capacity of 2,915 mAh. This is significantly higher than the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and indicates Apple has high ambitions for this device.  Apple is widely expected to unveil these two devices at a specialRead More
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According to the Financial Times, Apple has admitted to storing personal data of users in China using China Mobile servers. The Cupertino-based company reassured the public that they take the privacy of its Chinese users seriously and that all data were encrypted and were stored locally only to improve the performance of its online services. “Technology companies seek to position data centres as close to their customers as possible because shorter distances mean faster service speeds,”  the report explains. This move could also allay privacy fears by storing the data locally. AppleRead More
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The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple is planning to use sapphire screens in the more-expensive models of their upcoming 4.7-inch/5.5-inch iPhones and iWatch devices. The sapphire displays are currently produced by GT Advanced Technologies following Apple’s $700 million deal with the Arizona-based company. According to the report: How much more are you willing to pay for a sapphire screen iPhone? SourceRead More
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According to a new report from iMore,the secretary general of the office of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) in Thailand has tweeted that Apple is requesting to have two models of iPhone approved for sales in the country. According to Rene Ritchie, the secretary general tweeted this: And the ASTV Manager added further details with this message: Apple is widely expected to unveil their next generation iPhone at a special event on September 9. SourceRead More
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New documents by the Gamma group, one of the world’s top surveillance companies, (via Washington Post) reveals that Apple’s iOS is the most spyware-proof mobile operating system in the world. The documents were anonymously leaked online and illustrated that the Gamma’s group spy tools had a difficult time gaining unauthorised access to the iPhone compared to other mobile operating system According to the report: SourceRead More
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World renowned designer Martin Hajek has created new stunning renders of the iPhone 6 in its retail box. Hajek’s iPhone 6 retail box concept design features borrows heavily from the current iPhone 5c packaging. Martin Hajek: In other news, Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is currently manufacturing new iPads for release later this year:Read More
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Reuters is exclusively reporting that Apple Inc has been discussing how its “HealthKit” service will work with health providers at Mount Sinai, the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins and Allscripts, a competitor to electronic health records provider Epic Systems. If Apple is successful with HealthKit, it would go a long way to centralising medical information for users in the US. “Currently, this data is being collected by thousands of third-party health care software applications and medical devices, but it isn’t centrally stored,” Christina Farr writes for Reuters. “Apple also hopesRead More
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Here  we have a line up of the various iPhone 6 parts leaked online today. The quality of the images and the large number suggest that the release of the iPhone 6 is imminent. Photos via NowhereElse:   iPhone 6 PCB Flex with True Tone Flash iPhone 6 PCB Flex with True Tone Flash iPhone 6 PCB Flex iPhone 6 PCB Flex iPhone-6-Logo iPhone-6 Lightning Port iPhone 6 camera ring Images via Slashgear:Read More