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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.

Skype 2.0 For iPhone Offers 3G Calling

05/30/2010, Good news for iPhone owners out there who use Skype. The VoIP company has released Skype 2.0 for the iPhone which finally offers the ability to make calls over 3G networks, instead of having to rely on a Wi-Fi network. According to Skype, other additional...

DIY iPod Dock Made From An Old DVD Drive

05/28/2010, You might have used your CD tray as a cup holder in the past, but times have changed, and now DVDs and iPods are all the rage. Keeping with the tradition of using CD trays as holders, a user has decided to turn his DVD tray into an iPod dock, and it was...

Opera Mini Has 2.6 Million iPhone Users

05/28/2010, Opera’s mobile browser seems to be going from strength to strength on Apple’s iPhone. After dominating the charts on the App Store and getting downloaded a million times on its first day on the job, it seems that the good news just keeps...

JBL OnStage Micro 2 iPhone Speaker Dock

05/26/2010, We’ve got our hands on the new JBL OnStage Micro II, and we took it for a spin. First, a quick description is in order: this is an iPod Touch/iPhone speaker dock that can be connected via USB to a computer for data-sync purposes. The dock also has a...

Control A Vending Machine Via iPhone

05/25/2010, Can’t figure out what to do next with your iPhone? Maybe you could rig a vending machine to offer you soft drinks via your iPhone. An MIT graduate did just that, as he purchased a vending machine on Craigslist to create the first iPhone-controlled...

Boy Fixes Cracked iPhone Glass For $22

05/25/2010, If you suddenly take your iPhone out from your pocket, only to notice that the glass display has cracked, you can be sure that your heart would ache at least a little. To fix such a boo boo would generally cost about $200 from Apple, which is more than...

AT&T Offers Free Wi-Fi In New York City

05/25/2010, Good news for AT&T subscribers who hang around Times Square often, as the carrier has confirmed that it would be launching its first-ever outdoor Wi-Fi hotspot in Times Square. The hotspot will give anybody with an iPhone or AT&T smartphone...

Apple Online Store Stops Offering The 8GB iPhone 3G?

05/25/2010, Looks like the end is nigh for the iPhone 3G. With Walmart lowering the price of the iPhone 3GS, what do you think is the fate of the humble iPhone 3G? If you’ve been shopping around the Apple online store today, you may have noticed that the button...

Leak: iPhone 4G’s Metal Frame Pictured

05/25/2010, Leaked iPhone 4G pictures are fast becoming the norm rather than the exception and now more pictures have surfaced before the announcement of the device at WWDC. The latest leak shows pictures of the metal frame which is basically the main housing of the...

Walmart to sell the iPhone 3GS for $97

05/24/2010, Walmart has just told us that starting from tomorrow, the iPhone 3GS was going on sale there for the price of $97 that’s a $100 drop when compared to getting it from Apple itself. Of course, this is the price if you agree to get into a 2-yr...

iPhone 4G Rendered In Pretty Pastel Colors

05/24/2010, With the recent render of the white iPhone 4G followed by live pictures of the device, are you busy thinking what it would be like to have the upcoming iPhone 4G offered in various colors, like the iPod nano? While it doesn’t seem like Apple will be...

Android port for iPhone 3G is now out

05/21/2010, Want to be a heretic in the Apple camp? Why not download the Android port for the iPhone 3G? It is now available for download, letting you do more or less everything an Android handset is capable of, although it is not recommended for day-to-day regular...

iPhone 4G Protective Cases Surface?

05/20/2010, With all the recent iPhone 4G leaks, we more or less already know what the phone will look like. Now it seems that manufacturers are also confident enough to start churning out iPhone 4G protective casings as well. Pictures of iPhone 4G casings have...