iPhone 5 to go completely SIM-free with August release?

The iPhone 5 could do away with SIM cards altogether according to new rumours trickling in from Macotakara and Apple Insider. Only last week Stephane Richard (CEO of France Telecom, owners of Orange) had revealed that the iPhone 5 was…

iPhone 3GS may not get the iOS 5 update

The latest iteration of Apple's mobile software, iOS 5, may not support iPhone 3GS models. That's the latest rumour being spread by mobile analyst Eldar Murtazin who tweeted "Just one comment. Apple iPhone 3Gs won't be upgradable to iOS…

Apple iPhone 5 slimmer and thinner, says Orange boss

The next-gen iPhone will once again be shedding a few dress sizes when it launches, according to Orange boss Stephane Richard. Richard (CEO of France Telecom, owners of Orange) claims that the iPhone 5 will employ a new cut-size…

iOS and Android face EU clampdown on location logging

New, stricter EU regulations relating to "personal data" could soon force Apple and Google to overhaul the way their iOS and Android devices respectively use location data. The updated Data Protection Directive, due later on in 2011, would tighten the…

720p iPhone 5 display, courtesy of Toshiba?

The iPhone 5 could launch with a 720p display so sharp it'd make the iPhone 4's Retina screen look like a snow-storming black and white TV. That's the news coming in from the SID 2011 show, where Toshiba have been…

iOS 4.3.3 jailbreak took less than 24 hours

It's not even been a day since Apple launched the location tracking fix for iOS devices with the iOS 4.3.3 update, but it's already recieved the jailbreak treatment. Version 0.9.6 of the Redsn0w crack, it'll work with all iPhone 4,…

Apple "fix" location data logging with iOS 4.3.3

Following the controversy surrounding recent reports that iOS devices were logging and saving every single place that a user visited, Apple have rolled out the new iOS 4.3.3 update which should "fix" the privacy invasion. Rather than tracking every single…

iOS 5 may support over-the-air updates

Over-the-air updates may be heading to Apple's iOS devices with the iOS 5 update, meaning that users will no longer be tied to a white cable coming out of their PC or Mac in order to get the latest device…

iPhone 5 to come in "Pro" and "Standard" flavours?

You wait all year for rumours on one iPhone 5 model to be released, and then straight out of left-field comes news that we might have two new Jesus Phones to be clamouring over before 2011 is over. The iPhone…

iPhone 4 and iPad 2 drive record quarter earnings for Apple

Apple have revealed record earnings for the second fiscal quarter of 2011. The Cupertino-based company hit a record net profit of $5.9 billion, with an income of $24.67 billion between January and March of this year. Strong sales of iPad…