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iPhone explodes in 11 year-old’s hands
Published in Mobiles


Apple quickly investigates without saying she was holding it wrong

An 11-year-old girl’s quick thinking saved her when her iPhone caught fire while she was playing with it at her home in California.

Any iPhone can be hacked
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 17 June 2019 12:01

Any iPhone can be hacked


Cellebrite offers service to US coppers

Apple’s so called secure iPhones can be turned over by US coppers using a service promoted by an Israeli security contractor.

Foxconn will rescue Apple from trade war
Published in News
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 12:03

Foxconn will rescue Apple from trade war


We will just make iPhones outside China

Foxconn said that it will rescue its chum Apple from Trump’s out-of-control trade war.

ARM severs links with Huawei
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 12:17

ARM severs links with Huawei


This is all getting alARMing

British based ARM has told its employees that cooperation with Chinese giant Huawei must stop.

iPhone hacked but Apple does not want you to know
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Tame Apple Press shocked

The Tame Apple Press has discovered much to its shock that the iPhone could be easily hacked and they would never know.

Apple "vastly exaggerates" iPhone battery life
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Apple stands behind battery claims guess it thinks it is a Which? hunt

Fruity cargo cult Apple has been acused of making up claims about the battery life on its phones.

Intel walks away from 5G smartphone modem
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 17 April 2019 09:25

Intel walks away from 5G smartphone modem


Apple to go alternatives

In a surprising twist of events, Intel has just announced that it plans to exit the 5G Smartphone modem business. The surprising announcement happened just hours after Apple announced that it had settled its years of legal battles against Qualcomm.

Five-star reviews for faulty iPhone charger
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Apple fanboys are soft targets

People are starting to question how a dodgy iPhone charger with a voltage irregularity that can cause permanent damage scored five-star reviews.

Apple iPhone 5G to arrive in 2020
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 09 April 2019 00:39

Apple iPhone 5G to arrive in 2020


Intel can make it

Intel has canceled its 8060 5G modem to speed up things with its new all mode XMM 8160 solution. Intel is likely to sample the 8160 modem later this year which should be more than enough time for Apple to incorporate it in the iPhone 2020 (iPhone 20 anyone?).   

How much is an iPhone really worth?
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 10:27

How much is an iPhone really worth?


In terms of salary and the all important beer index

The flaw in Apple’s cunning plan to make shedloads of cash flogging its expensive gear in third world country’s has been shown up by an amusing BankmyCell study.