Apple suppliers Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) and Foxconn’s Hon Hai Precision saw significant record monthly revenues in December, this is all thanks to the huge fourth-quarter Apple’s iPhone saw, regulatory filings with the Taiwan Stock Exchange revealed on Monday.
Apple expert John Gruber had said in November that the next iPhone refresh could be marketed under the “iPhone 6s” name — which will include “the biggest camera jump ever” and now UDN’s supply chain sources are ringing in with some details. Read more
Apple was awarded well over 2,000 patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office in 2014, according to compiled data which came from IFI Claims Patent Services. That amount is good for a 13% raise compared to 2013, and enough to rank them #11 among top patent recipients for the year. Read more
Recently, an iPhone smuggler was caught by Chinese authorities while trying to make his way through customs with 94 iPhones strapped to his body. He had a “weird walking posture, joint stiffness, muscle tension” that caused authorities to become very suspicious and concerned.
On Monday morning, Apple has seeded a new addition of their fourth iOS 8.2 beta to developers. The release comes three weeks simply after the previous operating system, which is better known as iOS 8.2 beta. Following this morning’s discovery that Apple has begun testing early iOS 9 prototype builds, can only mean that new features will come soon. Read more
There is an increasing number of retailers who are adopting smartphones and tablets as mobile payment terminals, the deployment process can often be expensive, and very consuming as the sizes and form factors of devices continue to change. Well, leading NFC terminal maker Verifone aims to fix that problem. Announced this past Saturday, Verifone confirmed that a new mPOS terminal system will be coming soon, which supports all mobile payment platforms and devices, and even gives support for Apple’s new payment system Apple Pay. Read more
Due to the launch of Apple’s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus phones helped Apple increase their share of their smartphone OS market in eight different countries, this news comes from PCworld. Read more
Thule brings their new tough case the Atmos, which stands well against water and various of terrains and landscapes. This case brings extreme durability and drop-proof protection for an iPhone, while engineered by top experts, bringing an ultra slim case, with no added bulk or weight. Read more
Many wondered which cameras and camera brands were used most to capture the photos posted on Flickr? Flickr has what you’d call a proprietary interest in the topic, and decided to make and put together some numbers and statistics, which when they were put together, came out to be quite intriguing.
It’s been some time since Oaxis made their InkCase, which is a smartphone case with an E Ink panel in back, for the iPhone 5. And later on, the same design followed seamlessly to the iPhone 5S. However, the company is getting ready to release a new version of their older case, which is said to be for the iPhone 6. Read more