Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after FBI complained: Reports

The long-running tug of war between investigators` concerns about security and tech companies` desire for user privacy moved back into the public spotlight last week, as U.S. Attorney General William Barr took the rare step of publicly calling on Apple to unlock two iPhones used by a Saudi Air Force officer who shot dead three Americans at a Pensacola, Florida naval base last month.

Jan 21, 2020, 23:54 PM IST

Apple may launch two 'iPhone SE 2' models in 2020

The upcoming iPhone SE 2 models are expected to feature a 5.5 and a 6.1-inch LCD display, Digitimes reported recently. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo had also suggested there could be another 'iPhone SE 2' model on the way, dubbed the 'iPhone SE 2 Plus,' but in the first half of 2021. 

Jan 03, 2020, 16:31 PM IST

iPhone owners 167 times more at risk of being hacked: Study

The tech experts at UK-based phone case company Case24.com gathered the data by analysing monthly Google search volumes to see how many British people are looking to find information on how to hack different apps or smartphone brands.

Dec 28, 2019, 11:25 AM IST

Apple Arcade adds six new games, taking total to 100

The six new games added on Friday include Sociable Soccer, sequel to the beloved Sensible Soccer which was popular during the early 1990s, the Engadget reported.

Nov 09, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Apple fights $14.3bn tax bill in EU court

Apple's Chief Financial Officer Luca Maestri led a six-member delegation to the EU's second highest court.

Sep 18, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Apple gaming service Arcade arrives on iOS public beta

The family-focused service will let you play more than 100 exclusive games across iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Mac and Apple TV.

Sep 17, 2019, 11:14 AM IST

Pixel clicks better pics than iPhone X, feels Anand Mahindra

To recall, Apple recently launched 3 iPhone 11 models, two of them with triple rear camera setup, housing stunning specifications to make you a near-perfect photographer.

Sep 17, 2019, 11:11 AM IST

iPhone in 1st century AD? Archaeologists unearth mysterious gem-studded object in grave

It has been uncovered along with the remains of a woman, who, as per reports, must have belonged to a nomadic tribe inhabitating in the eastern Eurasian Steppe from the 3rd century BC to the 1st century AD.

Sep 12, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

Apple event kicks off tonight: Where to watch live streaming, what to expect

The Apple event will start at 10am PDT (10:30pm IST or 5pm GMT) at Cupertino, California, headquarters.

Sep 10, 2019, 17:55 PM IST

iPhones, Apple TV+, smartwatch – Here's what to expect from Apple Event 2019

Apple is likely to launch iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max at its event today.

Sep 10, 2019, 11:40 AM IST

Riding on services, Apple set to reinvent the iPhone

In his keynote address at the Moscone Center in San Francisco in 2007 as he unveiled the first iPhone, Jobs told the audience: "This is a day that I have been looking forward to for two and a half years and today, Apple is going to reinvent the phone".

Sep 10, 2019, 10:23 AM IST

All eyes on subscription-based Apple TV+, Arcade gaming

Apple is not far from the reality and is set to give a mega push to its Apple TV+ subscription TV service that will take popular platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu head on.

Sep 10, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

Apple ready to unveil new iPhones, next-gen products

This year, the company will launch threw models on the expected lines -- probably named iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max.

Sep 09, 2019, 10:34 AM IST

Apple products may get costlier with new 15% tariff

Apple has its products assembled by Foxconn in China.

Sep 02, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

Apple's data shows a deepening dependence on China as Trump's tariffs loom

Apple faces levies of 15% imposed by Trump`s administration on major products made in China such as smartwatches and wireless headphones on Sept. 1, with a tariff on its biggest seller, the iPhone, to take effect on Dec. 15.

Aug 29, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Samsung bounces back, smartphone sales up: Gartner

India sold a total of 35.7 million smartphones, achieving a market share of 9.7 per cent in the second quarter of 2019. 

Aug 27, 2019, 15:20 PM IST

Apple fixes 'unpatched' bug in latest iOS update

The new update "12.4.1" introduces a fix for vulnerability in which, according to Apple, "a malicious application may be able to execute arbitrary code with system privileges".

Aug 27, 2019, 10:18 AM IST

Apple files several unreleased devices in Eurasian Database

The iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro models, which were first seen in the Eurasian database in May, have also been re-registered.

Aug 22, 2019, 18:06 PM IST

Apple Watch 5 to come in ceramic and titanium versions

Both new watch models would reportedly come in both the 40mm and 44mm versions and iHelp BR has found animations for the initial Apple Watch setup process.

Aug 20, 2019, 09:34 AM IST

iPhone users may soon tell Siri to play Spotify: Report

Google's Assistant and Amazon Alexa work with Spotify but Siri does not.

Aug 16, 2019, 14:52 PM IST