Apple Inc. was recently told to pay a Texas company $23.6 million after a jury found their iPhone, and other devices using SkyTel pager technology from the 90′s, and it is said without any permission. This is the second trial in which Cupertino, California-based Apple was accused of using pager technology without paying for it. They won the first case, involving a different company, last month in California.
The two, which was ‘Apple executive’ Eddy Cue and Rich DeMuro of KTLA 5, went on a Apple pay demonstration, and explained some of the payment features. As the video goes on, they talk about some of Apple pay’s abilities, which sports some unique things about it. They also went on about how secure the new mobile payment service is, due to the fact that it uses Touch ID for authentication, and token-based transactions which simply hide credit card details.
On November 18th, Sony announced a new ‘advanced image sensor’, this was designed and made for new handsets and smartphones, which uses a new stacked like design, so that it cuts down on the size while delivering improved image quality and quicker speeds. Apple uses Sony sensors in their iPhones and iPads, so it might be likely that Sony’s new ‘stacked’ sensor technology will make a leap into future iOS devices at some point.
For a smooth and streamlined model and design, the Apple iPhone 6 and the HTC One M8 are a couple of the smartphones in the market you might consider. But, there’s more to these appealing handsets than the outward show, sometimes you gotta go deep and check the specs out. Every bit of these two phones will be broken down and exposed for you to decide, who wins and which one is better.
According to the Korea Times, Apple and Samsung have struck a major ‘deal’. In this deal Samsung Electronics is said to supply Apple with a large majority of the application processors, these processors are used in the iPhone and iPad. Korea Times also notes that “Samsung will become a primary supplier of APs to Apple, pushing its chief Taiwanese rival TSMC back to second place”.
Looking for some new stuff or the latest and greatest accessories for your new iPhone 6? Well, there are some new and recent releases that might help you out. These three accessories allow you to charge your phone on the go, or enhance your fitness routine, and even follow you while you ride your bike. These new iPhone 6 accessories are definitely worth checking out.
That is correct, Apple Pay now accounts for 50% of the mobile-pay transactions at all of McDonald’s 14,000 US stores. And adding on to that, it is said that Walgreens’ mobile-payments at their 8,000 stores have doubled since the service launched.
Apple announced their new iPhone 6 handset a few months back, while some buyers decided to wait for November 28th, in order to get the new device for a lower or better price in this year’s Black Friday. Stores or retailers are certainly aware of what is going on, and they know that customers are willing to grab a good deal in stores during the holiday shopping season, in order to get Apple’s latest smartphone at a good discount.
Apple released the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus back in September, and when they came out, there were few unique factors about the two models aside from their screen size. The iPhone 6 Plus has a bigger battery, which means that it has a longer battery life.
Apple’s recent iOS 8 update was one of the biggest updates to the iOS platform in years. This was initially released back in September, these updates include a tone of new features and a variety of new APIs for developers. Among some of them were third-party keyboard support, which means, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus users can now get a hold of these new iOS 8 keyboards for free.