Tag: Apple iPhone

The LG Prada was the first capacitive touchscreen phone, not the iPhone

There’s no question that the iPhone radically changed the smartphone industry. Decades from now, there will be two eras of mobile technology: pre-iPhone and post-iPhone. However, it’s important to remember that the iPhone wasn’t the first of its kind. Instead, that honor goes to the little-known LG Prada. The LG KE850 — marketed as the […]

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2,000 iPhones handed out to cruise ship passengers quarantined over coronavirus

A Princess cruise ship saw a confirmed case of coronavirus onboard at the beginning of this month. The ship was quarantined off the coast of Japan while authorities figured out what to do with the so-called “coronavirus cruise ship.” Apparently, giving the passengers iPhones is one of the things authorities came up with. Around 2,000 […]

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iPhone with a Qualcomm in-display fingerprint sensor is likely on the way

According to a new rumor stemming from Economic Daily News (via MacRumors), Apple could be in talks with Qualcomm and other suppliers to once again introduce an iPhone fingerprint sensor. However, this time the sensor could be under the phone’s display. The rumors suggest that this could happen as soon as next year. It’s also suggested that […]

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Would you pay a subscription fee for the latest iPhone? Apple thinks you might

CNBC reported yesterday Apple hinted at a subscription fee for iPhones. Apple CEO Tim Cook hinted at the change during yesterday’s earnings call, where the company announced strong fourth-quarter earnings. Cook didn’t outright announce “Apple Prime” during the earnings call. The rumored subscription bundle would include the iPhone, Apple TV Plus, and Apple Music. However, […]

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