Xiaomi Mi 4 vs Apple iPhone 5S: Design comparison

By on January 29, 2015 at 8:31 PM.

Xiaomi Mi 4 vs Apple iPhone 5S: Design comparison

At an event in New Delhi yesterday, Xiaomi launched the Mi 4. The 2014 flagship smartphone is a big step up from the now-discontinued Mi 3 in terms of design and build quality. But this improvement is shadowed by a small matter of the smartphone looking like an Android version of Apple’s iPhone 5S. More →
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Apple announces record Q1 2015 earnings, 6 key takeaways

By on January 28, 2015 at 11:11 AM.

Apple announces record Q1 2015 earnings, 6 key takeaways

Apple reports quarterly revenues of almost $75 billion and profits of $18 billion (world record for profits in a single quarter). The company is expected to post annual revenue of $300 billion and profits of almost $100 billion in 3-4 years. Its share of revenues the iPhone in the December quarter was $51.182 billion.  In comparison, Microsoft reported revenues of $26.47 billion. There is a very good chance that the revenue from the iPhone will exceed the combined revenues of Google and Microsoft for the same quarter. More →
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Apple India targets 7 million iPhone sales in a year by 2018, ropes in US-based distributor Brightstar: Report

By on January 27, 2015 at 3:51 PM.

Apple India targets 7 million iPhone sales in a year by 2018, ropes in US-based distributor Brightstar: Report

Apple India is bullish about the Indian market, and after having sold 1 million iPhones in the fiscal year ending September 2014, is now targeting the 7 million mark by 2018. In order to achieve its target, the Cupertino-based company has roped in retail giant BrightStar to help in the efforts, TimesofIndia reports. More →
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Apple’s 12-inch MacBook Air could launch as early as this quarter: Report

By on January 25, 2015 at 1:11 PM.

Apple’s 12-inch MacBook Air could launch as early as this quarter: Report

Apple’s rumored 12-inch MacBook Air leaks have caught the eye of with its radically different design. While there is no official word, respected KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims that the laptop could be launched as early as this quarter, AppleInsider reports. More →
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Apple’s next generation Smart Covers for iPads will do much more than just protect the screen

By on January 24, 2015 at 11:28 AM.

Apple’s next generation Smart Covers for iPads will do much more than just protect the screen

Apple's new patent gives us a sneak peek into what the company is planning to do with its future Smart Covers for iPads. The patent published by the US Patent & Trademark Office details a method by which iPad users could access notifications on an iPad by just partially opening the Smart Cover. More →
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Apple patent hints at future Mac and iOS devices featuring eye-tracking technology

By on January 21, 2015 at 11:20 AM.

Apple patent hints at future Mac and iOS devices featuring eye-tracking technology

Apple has been granted a patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office, which deals with an eye-tracking technology. First spotted by AppleInsider, the eye-tracking technology will be used to control certain user interfaces on future Mac, iPhones and iPads. More →
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Fake Apple Watch gets sold on eBay for $260

By on January 20, 2015 at 4:27 PM.

Fake Apple Watch gets sold on eBay for $260

Apple hasn't revealed any official timeline for the launch of its first ever smartwatch that was unveiled last September. The latest report claimed that the Apple Watch will see the light of the day in March. But even before the smartwatch hits the market, alleged prototypes are already surfacing on the Internet, and an eBay user has just managed to sell one such 'Apple Watch prototype' on the site for $260. More →
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Apple iPad Pro could come with a stylus: Report

By on January 19, 2015 at 11:52 AM.

Apple iPad Pro could come with a stylus: Report

Enough chatter over the next gen iPad Pro from Apple have already surfaced. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI was the first one to tell us that we won't see the device before the second half of 2015, and now in a new development, he has revealed that the 12.9-inch tablet will come a stylus to optimize the user experience. More →
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Vodafone India introduces special tariff plans and EMI schemes for iPhones

By on January 15, 2015 at 6:23 PM.

Vodafone India introduces special tariff plans and EMI schemes for iPhones

Vodafone India has launched special tariff plans for the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus. The plans also include EMI schemes for the iPhones, and are applicable for customers who buy the smartphone iPhones from Vodafone retail stores. They will be available later this week from January 17. More →
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