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iPhone: The iPhone is Apple's line of smartphones. That was also the original name of the first iPhone, which was announced on January 9th 2007 by Steve Jobs during the Macworld Keynote. The iPhone was released to the public in June of the same year. The development of the iPhone started in 2004, was internally called "project purple" and was the fruit of a collaboration between Apple and AT&T. Since then, Apple has released new iPhone models every year, with the iPhone 3G in July 2008, the iPhone 3GS in June 2009, the iPhone 4 in June 2010, the iPhone 4S in October 2011 and the iPhone 5 in September 2012. The iPhone represented more than half of Apple's revenues in 2012.

Apple asked to remove police-evasion apps from App Store

03/22/2011, Bad news for folks who use police-evasion apps on their iPhones. A group of US senators have asked apple to remove apps that help folks evade police and other law enforcement checkpoints that have been set up to catch folks driving under the influence of...

Metacritic Now Including iOS Game Reviews

03/21/2011, Gamers are a rough crowd to please. What games are considered gaming? Only games like Super Mario, Halo and Mass Effect? What about simple but addictive games like Angry Birds? Popular game review aggregator Metacritic is officially adding iOS games into...

iDevice gets better battery life with Ping turned off

03/20/2011, If you have updated your iDevice (that would mean the iPod, iPhone or iPad) to iOS 4.3, chances are pretty good you would have noticed that the battery life isn’t what it used to be. That might sound like bad news to you folks out there, but it...

Google TV remote released (iOS)

03/18/2011, Google has recently released its Google TV remote app for iOS devices. The app which was previously only available on Android devices can now work on your Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad (iOS 3.0 and above). With the app, folks can switch channels,...

iPhone 5 will feature NFC?

03/17/2011, After this week’s report about the iPhone 5 not having NFC, it looks like we have another conflicting report about the iPhone 5′s NFC capabilities. Now according to writer at Forbes, Elizabeth Woyke, she met an entrepreneur who has a friend...

Apple launches new iPhone campaign

03/17/2011, Apple has released a set of new iPhone ads, and it looks like they’ve moved on from their “There’s an app for that” catchphrase used in the previous campaign and replaced it with a brand new one. The commercials start off with the...

Turn your iPhone into a pinball machine with the Pinball Magic

03/17/2011, Are you a fan of pinball games but can’t really afford to spend money on your very own pinball machine, or don’t have the space in your home to do so? Chances are, you’ve resorted to playing virtual pinball games on your phone or on your...

Google announces connection bar for iPhone Gmail

03/17/2011, iPhone users who access Gmail through the Safari browser are in for a treat – if you haven’t noticed already, Google has updated their Gmail interface with a useful new feature: the connection bar. Don’t you just hate it when you see your...

iPhone 5 shape suggested by leaked case renders

03/16/2011, An image of some case renders for the upcoming iPhone has surfaced online, and it looks like the iPhone 5 will have a shape similar to the iPhone 4. The renders of the case look just like any other regular iPhone 4 case except that there’s a slot in...

Google Search for iPhone updated

03/16/2011, Google Mobile App that’s been around on iOS for awhile now has recently been given a facelift and a name change. The app is now called Google Search and it brings some new useful search features over to the iOS platform. The main feature most people...

Qik Video Connect released for the iPhone

03/15/2011, Qik (currently owned by Skype) has just released a new app for the iPhone. Called Qik Video Connect, this app allows users to make 2-way calls, record video mall and host live video broadcasts that you can easily share on Facebook and Twitter. In addition...

Next iPhone won’t have NFC?

03/14/2011, According to some rumors online, NFC, a communications standard that’s been slowly gaining traction in the US this year won’t be present on the next Apple iPhone. Reasons cited for the exclusion is Apple’s concern about the lack of a...

The iPhone Steering Wheel Speaker helps you turn in racing games

03/11/2011, If you’re a fan of driving games on the iPhone, this piece of hardware might pique your interest. Called the iPhone Steering Wheel Speaker, this gadget is similar to the Wii’s steering wheel wiimote where you get a steering wheel with an...