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Apple MacBook 12 2016 is not easy to repair according to iFixit

Apple MacBook 12 2016 is difficult to repair according to iFixit

The continuing reliance on adhesives and uncommon screws has awarded the latest Apple refresh a repairability score of just 1 out of 10.
Microsoft Word Flow iOS keyboard freely available in the US via iTunes

Microsoft Word Flow iOS keyboard now available

The app developed by Microsoft’s experimental projects division known as Garage is now live in the US App Store.
Apple may be switching to Intel for new iPhone wireless modules

Apple may be switching to Intel for new iPhone wireless modules

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf recently hinted at losing a major customer to a competitor in a recent earnings call.
Apple patent shows wireless headphones with Lightning cable

Apple patent shows wireless headphones with Lightning cable

The headphone cable provides power for charging and data and, if disconnected, will switch seamlessly to a wireless headset.
Apple reportedly slowing production on iPhone 6S and 6S Plus

Apple reportedly slowing production on iPhone 6S and 6S Plus

Apple is reducing its orders on the latest iPhone 6s flagships as a response to slowing demand. In turn, investors are growing worrisome.
Apple iBooks Store now banned in China, next to iTunes Movies

China bans Apple's iBooks Store and iTunes Movies

The ban arrives only six months after the two services reached the local market, but Apple Pay and Apple Music are still available in China for n...
Apple updates the 12-inch MacBook

Apple updates the 12-inch MacBook

On top of the update to Intel Skylake processors, the company also unveiled a new, rose gold color version of the notebook.
New bracelets and colors now available for the Apple Watch

New bracelets and colors now available for the Apple Watch

The core hardware will remain unchanged while band and bracelet options are now more than ever with nylon, leather, steel, and magnetic choices.
Apple iOS sales in China hold now 2nd place worldwide

China is now the second global market in terms of iOS revenue

Although it became the market with most iOS downloads back in Q1 2015, China generates less iOS revenue than the US, but has recently surpassed J...
Microsoft Word Flow keyboard app for iPhone

Microsoft announces Word Flow iOS keyboard

This Windows Phone keyboard app will hit Apple's iPhone soon, as the Redmond giant has begun to accept beta registrations earlier this week.
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 Tablet Review

91% Apple iPad Pro 9.7 Tablet Review

Smaller, yet powerful! With the smaller 12.9-inch sibling of the big iPad Pro, Apple also offers a strong competitor to the iPad Air 2. We have already reviewed the elegant power tablet with the iPhone camera. Even though it is once again an exemplary product, there is still room for improvements.
Apple A9X | Apple A9X / PowerVR Series 7XT | 9.7" | 444 g
Apple iPhone 7 could be even thinner with new antenna and dual cameras

Apple iPhone 7 could be even thinner with new antenna and dual rear cameras

The next flagship iPhone may clock in with a thickness of just 6 mm excluding the possibility of a protruding rear camera.
Next Apple Watch could be considerably slimmer

Next Apple Watch could be considerably slimmer

The timing of the Apple Watch 2 reveal may coincide with this year's WWDC event in June ahead of the iPhone 7.
Apple MacBook patent shows large customizable touchpad keyboard

New Apple patent reveals MacBook with touchpad keyboard and haptic feedback

One of the future MacBooks might have a touchpad that acts as a keyboard that includes a few customizable sections as well.
Apple predicted to ship more than 40 million iPhone units by end of 2016

Apple predicted to ship more than 40 million iPhone units by end of 2016

The iPhone SE alone will boost the total number of iPhones sold by 15 million if analyst forecasts hold true.
Initial press reviews on iPhone SE praise performance; criticize weak camera (Bild: Apple)

Initial press reviews on iPhone SE praise performance; criticize camera

While the A9 SoC looks to be amazing on such a compact form factor, the weak front-facing camera and aging design stick out like a sore thumb for...
Apple iPhone SE production costs estimated to be $160 USD

Apple iPhone SE production costs estimated to be $160 USD

The company is expected to pocket even more from the $500 64 GB version compared to the $400 16 GB version.
Apple Pay now works with Barclays UK cards

Barclays customers in the UK get Apple Pay support

Barclays finally begins to allow Apple Pay contactless payments, one year after the debut of the service in the UK.
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 iOS tablet almost impossible to repair

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 is almost impossible to repair

While the iPad Pro 12.9 got a repairability score of 3/10 from iFixit, its smaller sibling only got 2/10, which means repairing it is an extreme ...
Apple iPhone SE gets iFixit teardown treatment

Apple iPhone SE gets iFixit teardown treatment

The new 4-inch iPhone is just as difficult to repair as the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c with new water-resistant seals around certain components.
Apple iPhone SE teardown shows a blend of components from the iPhone 5s, 6, and 6s

Apple iPhone SE teardown shows a blend of components from the iPhone 5s, 6, and 6s

What makes the iPhone SE tick? The latest Apple smartphone is an amalgamation of old and new including RAM and wireless chipsets from the iPhone ...
Android Marshmallow statue, iOS 9.3 more reliable than Android 6.0

iOS 9.3, more stable than Android 6.0

Despite its bugs, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system crashes less than Android Marshmallow and is also recognized as "most sta...
Market research survey breaks down iPhone SE demographics

Market research survey breaks down iPhone SE demographics

Sales and pre-order data show the kind of audiences that the iPhone SE is appealing to. Around 16 percent of iPhone SE purchasers had previously ...
Apple iPhone SE gets 3.4 million pre-orders in China

Apple iPhone SE gets 3.4 million pre-orders in China

The Gold SKUs make up 2.5 million of those pre-orders and are projected to be a hit in emerging markets.
List of Apple SIM compatible devices includes the iPad Pro 9.7 LTE with embedded Apple SIM

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 LTE to feature embedded Apple SIM

Although the internal embedded Apple SIM is carrier locked, some customers will be able to insert another SIM in an external slot, since two iPad...
iOS 9.3 update breaks links in Safari, Messages and Mail apps

New bug discovered in iOS 9.3

The bug does not allow iOS 9.3 users to open links in various apps, including Safari and Mail, as well as in more third-party programs.
Apple iPhone 5S smartphone affected by iOS 9.3 activation bug

Apple fixes iOS 9.3 activation bug

The Cupertino-based company was very quick to fix the activation bug affecting older iPhones and iPads, but this update is not called iOS 9.3.1.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets under 250 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Tablets under 250 Euros

Price contenders. Here you will find the best tablets under 250 Euros (~$279) reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our list of top models is regularly upda...
Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch to get iOS support in late March 2016

Samsung Gear S2 could get iOS support tomorrow

Verizon is expected to update the Gear S2 smartwatch tomorrow with a firmware build that supports iOS devices.
Apple iPhone 6s Plus iOS handset might soon get third-party keyboard from Google

Google supposedly working on an iOS keyboard

This upcoming product will allow search functionality within the keyboard itself, also offering swipe functionality and dedicated buttons for pic...
Apple iPad 2 has iOS 9.3 activation problem

iPad 2 users facing iOS 9.3 activation problems

Due to what appears to be activation server problems, iPad 2 users all over the world seem to be having issues when trying to activate the last-g...
Imagination Technologies' PowerVR GT7900 chip architecture

Apple might acquire Imagination Technologies

The two companies discussed this move but it looks like they did not reach an agreement yet.
Apple iPad Pro 9.7 may be underclocked and with only 2 GB RAM

Apple iPad Pro 9.7 may be underclocked and with only 2 GB RAM

The A9X SoC is expected to be a tad bit slower on the 9.7-inch iPad Pro and with as little as half the RAM of its 12.9-inch counterpart.
9.7-inch iPad Pro iOS tablet slower than 12.9-inch iPad Pro

The new iPad Pro is slower than its larger sibling

Although the two iPad Pro tablets share the same processor, the smaller one is also slower since it has less memory and the processor is slightly...
Apple Watch smartwatch with new band, March 2016

Apple Watch gets new bands and lower price

This wearable now retails starting at $299 USD, also featuring a few new woven nylon bands and the new Milanese Loop in space black finish.
iPad Pro 9.7-inch new Apple tablet

Apple unveils 9.7-inch iPad Pro

The new slate packs a new pro Retina display, a 64-bit A9X SoC, as well as the four speakers mentioned by many in rumors in the last weeks.
Apple iPhone SE 4-inch smartphone

iPhone SE is now official

The long-awaited small iPhone has a 4-inch display and it looks similar to the iPhone 5 lineup, but provides "exceptional performance in a compac...
Apple iOS 9.3 update brings Night Shift feature

Apple releases iOS 9.3

Although a minor release, iOS 9.3 brings many improvements to both iPads and iPhones, the most important one being the Night Shift mode.
Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch to get iOS support later this month

Samsung Gear S2 to get iOS support later this month

Although this update was expected to arrive back in January, it looks like Gear S2 will finally get iOS support by the end of March.
24K Gold iPad Pro slate

The new iPad Pro might start at $599 USD

The upcoming 9.7-inch slate from Apple is expected to push the starting price up to $599 USD, but will also offer 32 GB of storage space compared...
Leaked images purportedly shows iPhone 7 design

Leaked images purportedly shows iPhone 7 design

The images show a flushed rear camera and suggests the absence of the ubiquitous 3.5 mm audio port.
Huawei MateBook convertible tablet

Huawei threatens Apple's position in China

Although Apple controls alone about 25 percent of the Chinese smartphone market, Huawei has recently seen a solid growth and might overtake the C...
Apple confirms March 21st keynote

Apple confirms March 21st launch event

The 9.7-inch iPad Pro and a 4-inch iPhone should be unveiled during this event, next to new Apple Watch versions.
New rumor boasts an upcoming 5.8-inch OLED Apple iPhone Pro

New rumor boasts an upcoming 5.8-inch OLED Apple iPhone Pro

Unconfirmed reports from Digitimes is claiming that a bigger iPhone is currently in the works for a launch as early as next year.
Dropbox file hosting has 500 million users

Dropbox reaches 500 million users

Less than 8 years since its debut, this online backup service is currently used by more than 500 million people.
Apple may turn to OLED for the iPhone 7s

Apple may turn to OLED for the iPhone 7s

Apple iPhones with both OLED panels and 3D Touch could be coming as early as next year.
Smartphone market share by vendor in India in March 2016, Apple leading

Apple beats Xiaomi in India

The US tech giant has left its Chinese competitor behind, grabbing the 6th spot in India's top 30 cities.
Samsung Pay outgrowing Apple Pay

Samsung Pay outgrowing Apple Pay

A recent report shows that Samsung's mobile payment system is gaining users faster than Apple Pay, despite being available in only two markets fo...
QNAP TS-128/TS-228 dual-core compact NAS

QNAP announces TS-128 and TS-228 dual-core compact NAS

This new dual-core compact NAS is available in 1-bay and 2-bay variants, both using a dual-core processor and targeting home users.
Current iPad Pro to get a 9.7-inch sibling with 12 MP camera 4K video capable

iPad Pro 9.7 might feature a 4K video-capable 12 MP camera

The tablet that was expected to be iPad Air 3 will be a new Pro slate, namely iPad Pro 9.7, one of its most interesting specs being the 4K video-...

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