News tagged: Apple iPhone

Apple iPhones Might Still Have FM Radio

The FM radio saga between the National Association of Broadcasters, the US FCC and Apple continues. A few weeks ago, the FCC called on Apple to activate FM radio functionality in its iPhone devices, while Apple said that is not possible simply because the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8

First Images Of Exploded iPhone 8 Surface Online

After various owners of iPhone 8 reported problems with the battery that inflated either in the box or after charging, we now have the first case of exploded iPhone 8. The report comes from China and not much is known how the incident occured and whether third-party accessories

Apple, GE Partner On Industrial iOS Apps

Apple is working with General Electric to create "industrial" applications on iPhone and iPad that'll be used by enterprise customers. This work is yielding, among other things, a new SDK targeted at the Internet of Things. Apple CEO Tim Cook referred to GE as an "ideal partner."

Apple iPhone 7 Is Currently Outselling iPhone 8

Last month, Apple officially unveiled three new iPhones - iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X. The flagship iPhone X has yet to become available, with expected release date on November 3, while the two iPhone 8 models are already available for purchase. Unfortunately for Apple, the

Foxconn Ships First Small iPhone X Batch

A batch of iPhone X units has left China for the first time, with the devices coming from Foxconn. According to Xinhuanet, the manufacturer shipped 46,500 units from Zhengzhou and Shanghai to the Netherlands and United Arab Emirates, respectively. It's a relatively small batch.

Apple May Fully Depart Touch ID With 2018 iPhones

Face ID could entirely replace Touch ID on next year's iPhones, according to KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. The analyst's latest investors note indicates Apple is likely to move solely to facial recognition for its mobile biometric security. Face ID will debut on the iPhone X.

Qualcomm Files Lawsuit Against Apple In China

The legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple is growing with a new lawsuit filed in China, which Qualcomm hopes will lead to the iPhone being banned in the region. Bloomberg reports the patent-related lawsuit could lead to iPhone manufacturing and sales being blocked.

Apple, LG Reportedly Working On Foldable iPhone

Apple wants to come out with a foldable iPhone, but it's not working with Samsung on the project. Instead, it has reportedly turned to LG. The Bell says they're working together on a foldable OLED display and LG Innotek will be working on a flexible printed circuit board.

Apple Might Push iPhone X Supercycle Into 2018

It is clear that new iPhones are not selling nearly as good as they used to in the past. When it comes to iPhone X, which has yet to be released, things could be even worse for Apple due to production issues. According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the so-called