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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.

Upgraded Touch ID Sensor Expected In The Next iPhone

02/10/2015, It has only been a few months since the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were released but already people are looking forward to what Apple will have to offer later this year. The company usually announces new smartphones in September so that’s when...

Analyst: Next iPhone To Sport 8MP Rear Camera

02/09/2015, It has more or less become an established pattern for Apple to reveal its smartphone – or smartphones in September each year, and hence, there should be no stumbling block for Cupertino to do the same later this year. As to what the next generation...

Apple Patent Suggests Embedding Fingerprint Sensors In The Display

02/06/2015, Apple’s newer iOS devices all come with Touch ID installed in the home button, but could there be a better and more elegant way of introducing fingerprint technology? As it turns out there is, and it is inside the display itself. This is according to a...

Steve Jobs Gave Obama ‘Sneak Peek’ At First iPhone In 2007

02/05/2015, In an upcoming book by President Obama’s chief campaign advisor David Axelrod a private meeting between Steve Jobs and Obama that took place back in 2007 has been described. At the time Obama was not the president. Axelrod recounts in his book,...

Blind Audio Test Sees iPhone Triumph Over $400 Pono Music Player

02/03/2015, There are times when a convergence device does not really work as well as it should if you were to break down the different functions into various devices that have extremely specific functions. However, this does not mean that a dedicated device would...

Apple Could Ship Over 50M iPhones This Coming Quarter

02/03/2015, Apple has certainly had one of the better December quarters in recent memory, and it seems that the good times look set to continue rolling. Just how much more better can things get remain to be seen. Companies in Apple’s supply chain are reportedly...

Texet iX-maxi iPhone Clone Hails From Russia

01/29/2015, Imitation might be the sincerest form of flattery, but surely there comes a time when it might be a wee bit too much to have that many different clones for a particular device. Of course, with Apple’s successful iPhone range, you know for sure that...

Apple Overtakes Xiaomi As Leading Smartphone Manufacturer In China

01/28/2015, Chinese company Xiaomi has big dreams. Last we heard, they were aiming to overtake both Apple and Samsung to be the world’s biggest smartphone manufacturer, and while the company has seen a fair bit of success, it looks like their dreams could be put on...

Apple: 74.5 Million iPhones & 21.4 Million iPads Sold In Q1

01/27/2015, It is safe to say that with its new design, larger screen, higher resolution, and improved camera that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have to be Apple’s most desired phones to date, but exactly how desired are they? As it turns out, extremely desired. This is...

Apple’s iPhone Is Starting To Gain On Samsung’s Sales

01/26/2015, When it comes to the world’s largest smartphone makers, Samsung and Apple take the number one and two spots, although Samsung has been leading the way ever since 2011. However it looks like Samsung could be steadily losing ground as Apple catches up,...

Analysts Believe China Is Apple’s Biggest iPhone Market Now

01/26/2015,   There have long been indications that the Chinese market is going to overtake the U.S. to become Apple’s biggest market. Apple CEO Tim Cook himself pointed out this possibility back in October last year, he said that this was “just a...

iPhones Account For 50% Of US Smartphone Activations Last Quarter

01/23/2015, Apple’s iPhone is truly a handset that is high in demand. We’ve seen that in markets such as South Korea where Apple currently commands a 33% market share, but what about back home? How is Apple handling the competition back in the US? As it turns...