If you’re curious about which carrier has the most customers with the iPhone 4S, the folks over at Localytics have got the answer. According to the results of its recent study, 56% of the iPhone 4S devices that are running apps using its popular analytics platform use AT&T for voice and data services. In second place is Verizon with 32%, while Sprint comes in third with 12%.
For those with a lot of spare cash to spend, they may want to take a look at De Bethune’s iPhone casing, which apparently they dedicated to Apple’s late co-founder and CEO, Steve Jobs. The case is dubbed the DW4, aka the Dream Watch 4 and will be made out of bead-blasted titanium along with an embedded mechanical watch in the back.
Are you looking to add dual-SIM capabilities to your iPhone 4 or iPhone 4S? Well now you can, thanks to Vooma’s Peel PG92 case, which while isn’t the first dual-SIM case for the iPhone in the market, it certainly is one of the more nicely designed ones as you can see in the photo above.
After all the promising news of how well Siri works on non-iPhone 4S devices (i.e. the iPhone 4 and even the 3GS), and rumors about Apple secretly testing Siri with its own employees – it looks like it all those hopes will have to come crashing down. An iOS developer named Michael Steeber recently asked Apple about the chances of having a special paid version of iOS 5 with Siri […]
China Unicom has been Apple’s official carrier for the iPhone in China, but China’s largest carrier, China Mobile, has expressed interest in getting the iPhone onto their network as well. Previous rumors have suggested that Apple was beta testing a TD-SCDMA iPhone for a while now that will work on China Mobile’s network, but as we had said, with China Unicom performing extremely well and with the 10 million or […]
Residents in China who have been waiting for the iPhone 4S to land on their shores will be glad to hear that China Unicom is looking to get their hands on the iPhone 4S before the year is out. At the moment the carrier is waiting for the network access certificate from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology before proceeding.
A few days ago, some very interesting rumors concerning Siri, Apple’s new voice assistant service for the iPhone 4S surfaced. According to the folks at jailbreaknation.com who claims to have a source close to Apple – the company is said to be testing Siri on devices other than the iPhone 4S, namely the iPhone 4 (and the iPad 2?). Apparently Apple has given its employees access to a special software […]
If you own an iPhone and you love the environment, how about picking up an environmental-friendly protective case for your phone? No, we don’t mean wrap it in leaves or paper, but you can check out the Re-case from Miniwiz. Touted to be 100% trash, the Re-case is made from rice agricultural waste that is added to post-consumer thermo-plastics. In addition to keeping your iPhone safe from the usual bumps […]
We’ve seen a lot of iPhone cases over the years and while most of them aren’t anything special, once in awhile we’ll come across something that catches our attention. Like the SNAP! case for the iPhone 4/4S that we spotted recently. Designed by a company named Bitplay, this case doesn’t add anything to the functionality of your iPhone (besides making it easier to hold) but it does a great job […]
You may have heard that some iPhone 4S users have been complaining about their battery life as of late. There are many speculations floating around, but basically, Apple came out and said that they know about a number of bugs in iOS 5 that will affect the battery life negatively, and that a fix is coming.“We have found a few bugs that are affecting battery life and we will release […]
It’s no surprise that the 3G speeds on Sprint’s network took a dive when the iPhone 4S hit the stores. When we last wrote about the issue, Sprint didn’t seem to think it was a big problem, with a spokesperson quoted as saying: “Overall, iPhone performance on the Sprint network is consistent with our expectations and the rest of our high-end portfolio.”
If you happen to be one of the hordes of Apple fans residing in Korea (South, definitely), then here is some good news to perk you up mid-week. It seems that the Government there have lifted a ban that prevents Apple from including games in the country’s App Store – just in time for the iPhone 4S release in that part of the world. Basically, if you’re an iPhone user […]
OK, so we do know that the iPhone 4S is not exactly the toughest smartphone out there as evident by the drop test that we saw it go through with the Galaxy S2, so that can only mean one thing – you would do well to make sure your new iPhone 4S gets the best protection possible at all times. Such a situation would require a trusted name like Otterbox, […]
On Oct 19, C-Spire announced that it would get the iPhone 4S, although at the time, they did not talk about the availability date. In fact, this was one of the shortest press released that I’ve seen since we created Ubergizmo. Now, we know: on November 11, C-Spire is set to offer the cheapest unlimited* data, messaging and minutes plan for the iPhone 4S (*read the fine prints before subscribing).As […]
In the latest development surrounding the Samsung vs Apple case in Australia, Samsung has asked the Australian courts to grant it access to Apple’s iPhone 4S’ firmware and information regarding its carrier agreements. The South Korean company is claiming that in order for them to build a solid case and seek the ban of the iPhone 4S in Australia, they will need access to the firmware’s source code and carrier […]
A few months ago we reported about the olloclip 3-in-1 lens for the iPhone that was only a Kickstarter project. Well, it looks like the crowd-sourced funding manage to pull through, and the clip was turned into a commercial product which can be purchased online now. In case you were wondering what the olloclip was, it’s a tiny lens accessory that you can attach to your iPhone 4 (or 4S) […]
When the iPhone 4S was released, developers worked on getting Siri ported to the iPhone 4 immediately. While they managed to get the app running on the phone, it couldn’t connect to Apple’s servers and had to resort to using alternatives such as Google or TellMe to get the job done. But now, those problems have been solved: some developers have managed to get the hacked version of Siri communicating […]
Heads up iPhone 4S owners, it looks like a jailbreak for your brand new device has been found, about two weeks after the device has gone up on sale in certain parts of the world. This has been confirmed by iClarified with the iPhone Dev-Team posting a video of the jailbreak in action, but before you get too excited, take note that this is only a preliminary jailbreak.
If the prospect of adding bulk to your iPhone 4 in the form of a case does not appeal to you, and you’re not willing to drop hundreds of dollars for ColorWare’s customization of your iPhone, a company called Sirtified has the answer for you in the form of their iTat tattoo for the iPhone. It’s not really a casing and it doesn’t appear to protect anything but it does […]
Just yesterday we reported on Sprint’s Q3 results, which by all accounts seemed to be rather optimistic in nature despite a loss of $301 million. This was made up by an increase of 2% in revenue, bringing Sprint’s Q3 revenue to $8.33 billion, and seeing an addition of 1.3 million new customers, all of which was apparently accomplished without help from the iPhone, and if you’re thinking that the iPhone […]