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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.

iPhone 3GS Jailbreak Purplera1n Released

07/03/2009, If the hacking group called iPhone Dev-Team won’t release their Jailbreak, it seems like someone else will. Developer George Hotz has released the Purplera1n jailbreak software for iPhone 3GS and by all accounts, it seems to work. This one runs on...

Drinkspiration: Absolut iPhone App

07/02/2009, Today we are featuring some technologies that bring our drinking experience to the next level… but, please drink responsibly*. Absolut launched its new iPhone app Drinkspiration leveraging GPS use and integrating Twitter and Facebook. The...

Developers Get The iPhone OS 3.1 (Rumor)

07/01/2009, The word on the street is that iPhone developers have been seeded with the iPhone OS 3.1 and the SDK 3.1. Right now, the iPhone Dev-Team is waiting for the OS 3.0.1 and a critical mass of users before unleashing their jailbreaking and unlocking software,...

Quake Overdose On iPhone

06/30/2009, So you want Quake on your iPhone – you’ve got it, in a triple dose format to boot. John Carmack will be releasing a trio of Quake games to the iPhone, where they comrprise of the original, its sequel and Arena. He’ll be involved to make...

iPhone 3GS Costs $179 To Build (iSuppli)

06/24/2009, iSupply has done an analysis of the iPhone 3GS and estimates that the bill of material and the assembly cost about $179 (iPhone 3GS 16GB). That doesn’t take into account other things like marketing, shipping and R&D. The cost is very comparable...

Redsnow Released

06/23/2009, The iPhone Dev Team recently rolled out redsnow, their own jailbreak and unlock (for the original iPhone only) which functions with both the iPhone 3G and first generation iPod Touch, this time accommodating the second generation iPod Touch as well. This...

Wifipad Heading For iPod And iPhone Platforms

06/12/2009, The recently announced Wifipad is a new application which ought to get the gamer in you sit up and take notice as it offers the functionality of a virtual gamepad on your iPod touch/iPhone device, where you can use it to control your computer from afar....

iPhone 3GS: Prepare For a 3D Graphics Shock

06/10/2009, Half-Life 2 on PC. The 3GS GPU has all the features required to do this The new iPhone CPU is getting a lot of buzz, and for sure, it will make the iPhone 3GS more responsive than its predecessors, but I think that most users will be “shocked”...

Doom Resurrection Next Week on iPhone, Might Spark a New FPS Era

06/10/2009, John Carmack’s has dedicated a significant amount of time on programming for the iPhone. Doom Resurrection for iPhone should set the bar very high for 3d graphics on Apple’s platform. In the past, J. Carmack said that “If you look at it...

iPhone 3GS Has Twice the RAM (Confirmed)

06/10/2009, Thanks to T-Mobile Netherlands, we now know for sure that Apple has effectively double the amount of memory in the iPhone 3GS. Some have speculated that it was likely a performance booster for the new phone in web benchmarks. The 600Mhz processor is also...

iPhone OS 3.0 Jailbreak In The Works

06/10/2009, Those who are used to waiting for the next iPhone OS jailbreak will be pleased to know that the iPhone Dev Team are currently working on a version to bust open the recently announced iPhone OS 3.0 update. Well, nice to know this team has warned users...

iPhone 3GS Announced

06/08/2009, The “S” stands for Speed. It is touted to be the “most powerful, fastest iPhone ever made” – duh!, boasting a similar design to the iPhone 3G with a glossy back. Here are some benchmark figures – kicking off messaging...

Zipcar App

06/08/2009, If you happen to do a whole lot of traveling and yet don’t want to be left at the mercies of local cabbies, surely car rental services are a must in your life. Well, the Zipcar app caters to this group of people, where you’re faced with a...

TomTom On iPhone

06/08/2009, Apple has also sprung a small surprise by including TomTom this time round, where the GPS navigation system program is able to function in landscape mode if you prefer it that way. A sultry female voice is there to offer voice directions (unlike the harsh...