Tag Archives: Apple

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Jet Black Variant Won’t Be Available From Apple Stores

Apple hasn’t released any pre-order numbers for the latest pair of iPhones, but the company has let one nugget about sales slip out: If you want a Jet Black iPhone, you may have to wait awhile. The company says phones with the new, glossy black finish for the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus won’t be on shelves in Apple ... Read More »

iPhone 7 Plus, Jet Black iPhone 7 Initial Supplies Sold Out: Apple

Initial quantities of the iPhone 7 Plus have sold out globally as Apple Inc prepares to roll out its new gadget in stores, the company said Wednesday. Supplies of the larger size of Apple’s new phone have been exhausted in all shades, and the smaller iPhone 7 has also sold out in the new jet black color, the company said. ... Read More »

iOS 10 Update ‘Bricked’ Some Units; Apple Says Issue Resolved, Devices Can Be Restored via iTunes

Apple released the iOS 10 update for compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices on Tuesday, and some early adopters reported that their devices were ‘bricked’ while installing the update. The issue was reported by more than a handful of users in the first hour of availability of iOS 10. Apple confirmed the problem and stated that affected users should ... Read More »

Apple AirPods Strap Launched by Spigen, a $10 Accessory to Hold Them Together

When Apple announced the iPhone 7 last week, it was for sure the highly anticipated Apple product that everybody had been waiting. But alongside, Apple also announced a new product that soon became the butt of quite a jokes – the AirPods. AirPods are the wireless earbuds that will ship later this October. For a price of $159 (to cost ... Read More »

iPhone 7 Opening Weekend Sales Numbers Won’t Be Disclosed: Apple

  Apple, breaking with tradition, said it won’t provide opening weekend sales numbers for new iPhone launches. The Cupertino, California-based smartphone maker has sometimes shared early pre-order numbers and usually has announced how many iPhones were sold on the weekend after the device officially became available. The company said Thursday in a statement that it won’t continue the practice because ... Read More »

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Have the Best Battery Life of Any iPhone: Apple

  Apple finally unveiled its latest smartphones – iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus – on Wednesday. One of the most pleasant surprises that the launch brought along was the announcement by the company that the new models carry the best battery life on any iPhone ever. In order to understand how the company accomplished this upgrade, we will have ... Read More »

iPhone 7 Launch Preparations: Apple Store Goes Offline

  It’s the big Apple keynote day, and as is the case every year, Apple has stalled business just hours before the event. The Apple Online Store has gone offline, and it displays the “Please check back soon” message on its home page. Every year, Apple takes down its website just ahead of the launch to include the new products. ... Read More »

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus Briefly Listed on Apple Website Ahead of Launch?

  We are merely hours away from Apple’s Wednesday event where the company is expected to showcase the new iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Apple Watch 2, apart from making other announcements. Ahead of the event, an accidental official listing by Apple Hong Kong may have just spilled the biggest mystery around the new iPhones. A Reddit user spotted the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall: Rush to Beat Apple Sees Firm Trip on Quality Control

  In its rush to beat rival products to market, notably Apple’s new iPhone, Samsung Electronics has accelerated new phone launch cycles, but its haste is raising concerns that it fell short on quality testing. Since last year, the South Korean firm, the world’s largest maker of smartphones, has brought forward the launch of its Galaxy S and Galaxy Note ... Read More »

Apple Is Sued Over Unresponsive iPhone 6 Touchscreens

  Apple has been sued by owners of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones who say a design defect causes the phones’ touchscreens to become unresponsive, making them unusable. According to a proposed nationwide class-action lawsuit filed on Saturday, Apple has long been aware of the defect, which often surfaces after a flickering gray bar appears atop the touchscreens, ... Read More »