What We’re Expecting from the iPhone 5

Posted on 2011-9-29

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After Apple announced a media event with the slogan “Let’s talk iPhone”, it is certain that the iPhone 5 launch is coming. There is a huge buzz surrounding the new iPhone and what will be included. Here are some things you should expect with the iPhone 5: A New Design At first, many people thought that Apple was going to keep the design of the iPhone 5 identical or extremely close to the iPhone 4. However, numerous pictures of new iPhone cases have been released, whi...

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Apple says “Let’s Talk iPhone” for the October 4th Media Event.

Posted on 2011-9-27

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Apple sent out numerous invitations to members of major media outlets for a media event that is scheduled for October 4th. Tim Cook, the Chief Executive of Apple, is set to lead the meeting. The meeting is currently set for 10AM Pacific Time. The invitations were sent out with the headline "Let's talk iPhone" so we know there will be some major next-generation iPhone discussion happening. The invitation itself was composed of icons from the operating system that Apple uses on its’ products....

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No Vacation Days for Apple Employees in Mid-October Weeks

Posted on 2011-9-25

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Over the past few weeks, Apple has been denying vacation requests from employees for the second week of October. There is much speculation that Apple is doing this in anticipation of a large increase of customers because of the release of iOS5 and the iPhone 5. A few sources that are familiar with the matter have said that Apple has blacked out vacation time for two date ranges: October 9th- October 12th and October 14th- October15th. It is belie...

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More Than One New iPhone will be Released in October according to Apple board member Al Gore

Posted on 2011-9-22

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Al Gore, former Vice President of the United States and current Apple board member stated that new Apple iPhones will be released next month. This was said during a speech he gave at the Discovery Invest Leadership Summit. We aren't sure whether he is referring to one new iPhone model on multiple carriers, or two new iPhone models. Either way this is more good news that further backs up the October iPhone 5 release rumors. We're expecting Apple to hold an event on Tuesday, October 4t...

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Apple Ready to Deliver 30 Million iPhone 5 Handsets with an Upgraded Antenna + Minor Changes

Posted on 2011-9-14

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According to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is set to build and ship more than 30 million of its next-generation iPhone 5 handsets by the end of the year. Kuo believes that Apple is capable of reaching this target due to the anticipation and hype that’s building around the iPhone 5, which has yet to be announced or confirmed by Apple, but is largely expected to be shipping in October. Kuo believes that the iPhone 5 will ship with the same amount of RAM memory as the iPhone 4 – 512 MB �...

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Apple’s iOS 5 being Released to Assemblers around Sept. 23

Posted on 2011-9-14

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A report released today by AppleInsider suggests that the ‘golden master’ version of Apple’s upcoming iOS 5 operating system – the version that will be applied to newly-built iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices – will be released to manufacturers around September 23rd. The software is currently in its 7th beta release, and is in use by millions of Apple developers and users around the world to help work out bugs and kinks. If the report proves true and Apple does de...

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Sprint to Offer Unlimited Data Plans With the iPhone 5

Posted on 2011-9-11

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Sprint to Offer Unlimited Data Plans With the iPhone 5
According to a report released today by Bloomberg, Sprint is planning on offering its customers unlimited data plans for use with the iPhone 5, launching in October. The report claims that Sprint wants to differentiate itself from rival carriers AT&...

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Apple CEO Steve Jobs Resigns, Replaced by Tim Cook

Posted on 2011-8-25

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Today marked the end of an incredible era for Apple as Steve Jobs resigned as Chief Executive Officer, citing that he is no longer fit or able to serve as the head of the company. With his resignation, the CEO role will be filled by Tim Cook, Apple’s Chief Operating Officer. In a press released that seems to be directed both to Apple’s Board of Directors and the world at large, Jobs gracefully stepped out of the CEO role while asking to remain as Chairman of the Board, as well as an Apple...

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iOS 5 Beta Hints at 4G LTE Support in iPhone 5 and iPad 3

Posted on 2011-8-25

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Will 4G Long-Term Evolution (LTE) support be coming in Apple’s next-generation iPhone and iPad devices? While digging through the files in the recently-released sixth beta of Apple’s upcoming iOS 5 mobile operating system, some enterprising users have found hints that suggest that LTE support may be arriving to Apple’s devices soon. Many have speculated that the iPhone 5 will launch with LTE support, as there are already a few Android handsets and tablets on the market that support LTE ...

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Sprint Set to Join AT&T and Verizon as an iPhone 5 Carrier

Posted on 2011-8-23

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According to a report issued today by the Wall Street Journal, Sprint will join AT&T and Verizon in offering iPhone handsets starting this fall with the launch of Apple’s next-generation iPhone 5 handset. Sprint is currently the third-largest wireless carrier in the country, behind Verizon and AT&T respectively. With more than fifty million customers, Sprint represents a huge new market for Apple and its wildly-selling iPhone. After launching the first iPhone handset exclus...

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