Tag Archives: iPhone

T-Mobile ‘crazy in love’ promotion of OnePlus 7 Pro tweeted from iPhone

It was so hard to contain the excitement of having #OfficiallySwitchedtoAndroid that even a media influencer working for T-Mobile forgot to actually use the BKK OnePlus 7 Pro she was “crazy in love with” and instead tweeted out her new device relationship status from her iPhone. The promotion for the product, occurring at a San Francisco T-Mobile retail store, intended ... Read More »

Do I need to update carrier settings on iPhone for Mint Mobile?

Best answer: Yes, you might have to update the carrier settings on your iPhone when using Mint Mobile. Luckily, the process is intuitive and straightforward. Your choice: Monthly Mobile Plans (from $15 at Mint Mobile) What’s Mint Mobile? Mint Mobile is a mobile virtual network operator (MYVO) that was founded in 2016 by California-based Ultra Mobile. The company offers prepaid mobile plans that ... Read More »

Qualcomm Reaches $93-Million Settlement in iPhone Antitrust Case With Taiwan Regulator

Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm will settle an antitrust case with Taiwanese regulators for about $93 million (roughly Rs. 641 crores), and has also pledged to invest $700 million (roughly Rs. 4,800 crores) in Taiwan over the next five years. The settlement replaces a fine of roughly $778 million (roughly Rs. 5,350 crores) imposed by Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission in 2017, when it accused ... Read More »

Apple 2018 iPhone Names Tipped as iPhone 9, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus; Hands-on Video Surfaces

HIGHLIGHTS Apple is expected to launch three new iPhones this year There is expected to be an LCD variant which may be called iPhone 9 The other two will be called iPhone XS and iPhone XS Plus Apple is expected to launch three new iPhones this year – one iPhone X successor with an OLED display, one 6.5-inch most premium variant with OLED ... Read More »

Apple Looking to Get in LG Display as Second Supplier for iPhone 2018 OLED Panels: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung is currently the sole supplier for iPhone OLED panels The move might end up reducing costs for Apple Initially only about 2-4 million units are expected to be shipped Rumours in the past have suggested that Apple is planning to launch three new iPhone variants as part of its annual refresh coming up in September 2018. Two of the models are expected ... Read More »

Apple Expecting to Produce 20 Percent Fewer New iPhone Models in 2018: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Apple’s shares fell around 2 percent after the news broke Slowdown of consumer passion is said to behind falling sales Ming-Chi Kuo has predicted for iPhone 2018 lineup Apple expects to ship 80 million new model iPhones this year, down 20 percent from what it had planned at the same time last year, Japanese financial daily Nikkei reported on Friday, ... Read More »

Apple Supplier Foxconn Posts Drop in Profits Despite Strong iPhone Quarter

HIGHLIGHTS Foxconn posted a 14.5 percent fall in first-quarter net profit on Monday It is world’s largest contract electronics maker Net profit for Q1 of 2018 reached TWD 24.08 billion Taiwan’s Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker and supplier to Apple, posted a 14.5 percent fall in first-quarter net profit on Monday, lagging estimates despite a strong quarter for the US iPhone ... Read More »

Honor 10 With Dual Rear Cameras, iPhone X-Like Notch Launched: Price, Specifications, Features

HIGHLIGHTS Price starts at CNY 2,599 in China It comes with Huawei’s latest AI 2.0 features International launch is expected in London on May 15 Huawei brand Honor on Thursday announced the launch of its latest flagship, Honor 10, at an event held in China. The AI 2.0-powered smartphone comes with a Huawei P20-like design language and retains the 3.5mm headphone jack. The smartphone features ... Read More »

Best Camera Apps to Shoot RAW Photos on the iPhone

HIGHLIGHTS RAW preserves info, gives more room to make edits Apple’s Camera app doesn’t do RAW shooting Third-party apps provide RAW support, manual controls Taking photos with your iPhone is great: it’s fast, it’s intuitive, and most importantly – it’s always with you. While we prefer taking a professional camera on a holiday, it’s our phones that get used the most. There ... Read More »

Apple Should Address Youth iPhone Addiction, Say Two Large Investors

Apple shareholders Jana Partners and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System are urging the smartphone maker to take steps to address what they say is a growing problem of young people getting addicted to Apple’s iPhones, Jana partner Charles Penner said. Jana, a leading activist shareholder, and CalSTRS, one of the nation’s largest public pension plans, delivered a letter to Apple on ... Read More »