iPhone 4 Update to iOS Version 4.0.1 Delayed to Prevent Hackers?

Apple may be delaying the release of the first update to its iOS 4 software, version 4.0.1, that is expected to fix the ‘grip of death’ reception problems plaguing its newest smartphones because it wants to prevent the anticipated arrival of the first iPhone 4 jailbreak and unlock options available.

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Latest iPhone 4 Defect: It Catches Fire

One of the new iPhone 4s have caught fire—underscoring the number of defects that have been appearing in Apple’s newly-released and redesign smartphone. BoyGeniusReport received photographs showing the aftermath of the internal fire from a source at AT&T. The USB port on the device in the photos is literally melted, as is the factory-standard charging ...

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iPhone 4 vs EVO, animals do the talking

The feud has been raging on for many days now. Should you buy an iPhone 4 or a Sprint HTC EVO?  The pundits have formed their opinions and the only fact that is for certain is both devices have their share of issues. A Youtube video has been circulating for about a week now, we ...

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Verizon iPhone to Arrive in January

Rumors have been pouring in for weeks now, but it seems that Bloomberg has gotten word from someone inside Apple. Verizon Wireless is getting the iPhone 4 in January. The news just gets better too. Expect the Verizon version of the iPhone 4 to be sporting LTE (Long Term Evolution aka. 4G) technology. The superior ...

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Why Apple’s iPhone 4 Is a Tool not a Phone

You may have heard about the new VGA camera in the iPhone 4. Via FaceTime, users of the smartphones can video chat through the camera. This is why Apple’s iPhone 4 is not a tool not a phone. It allows us to do something—have a virtual face-to-face conversation—without the hassles of 3rd party implementation. Every ...

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8 Million iPhones to Sell This Quarter Alone?

According to UBS analyst Maynard Um, Apple could sell 8 million iPhones this quarter alone. That enormous estimate was helped by the fact that in the first the days of its availability, Apple’s iPhone 4 has sold 1.7 million units.  Seizing on the momentum, Apple has rolled out its international releases of the popular smartphone ...

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Iphone 4 vs EVO 4g!

So with the launch of this new iPhone 4 it seems that the beloved EVO 4G has some competition, or does it? Sprint launched the EVO 4G on June 4th for 200 bucks, the Apple iPhone 4 released today twenty days later for the same 200 bucks. But how do they stack up against each other? Internally speaking ...

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Reception Problems on the iPhone 4?

Reports keep coming in about Apple’s new iPhone 4 and reception issues. The culprit looks to be the new stainless steel antenna/frame that runs around the outside edge of the phone. I talked about the new technology here yesterday. However, a firmware bug could be another possible reason for the problem, which manifests itself when ...

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iOS 4: What it Means for Businesses

Apple has promised a lot with iOS 4—especially for the corporate world which it hopes to woo away from Research In Motion Ltd.’s (RIM)  BlackBerrys. Besides the updated security features in the new OS, Apple is touting a set of APIs that let IT departments manage the devices wirelessly (think of those pesky but ultimately ...

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No More Speculation: What is Really Inside the iPhone 4

Some brave souls that have received their iPhone 4s already have disassembled them so that all of the rumors as to what the new phone contains can be laid to rest, sort of. I say sort of, because there is still speculation and uncertainty as to the exact clock speed of the A4 processor that ...

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Iphone 4: Back Ordered until June 29th

The saga of the iPhone 4 continues, at least for now. But if you were hoping to get your hands on a new iPhone 4 when it launched 6/24, hope again. Apple and At&t have essentially pushed back their release date to the non pre ordering crowd. If you were one of the lucky few, ok ...

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Apple’s iOS 4 Available Today!

Apple’s new iOS 4 is scheduled for release sometime today (think sometime after 1PM EST according to PCWorld) and while the competition to grab a slice of some of that precious Apple bandwidth for the download is fierce, it will definitely be worth all of the aggravation.  Available for Apple’s iPhone 3GS and 3G models ...

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The Cameras on the iPhone 4, Plus the HD Video in Action

There has been a lot of hype with the iPhone 4 lately, with its new iOS 4 and multitasking, speculation on a CDMA version, video conferencing via Wi-Fi, and all that (512MB) RAM. However, far less attention has been paid to the new camera configuration itself and its potential. Could Apple’s implementation make having two ...

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100 Million iPhones

Apple might have 100 million handsets in use by the end of 2011, according to a report by PCWorld. That enormous projection is based off data provided by Katy Huberty, a Morgan Stanley analyst. It’s not as crazy as you might think. Apple already had 600,000 preorders for the iPhone 4 within the first 24 ...

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iPhone 4 confirmed with 512 MB of RAM

It has been confirmed by Macrumors.com that the new iPhone 4 is carrying twice the amount of RAM than its older siblings the iPad and the iPhone 3gs. When Apple announced its newest iPhone, the iPhone 4 they seemingly left out some key specs that the tech world has been dying to know. Since the launch ...

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