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What Apple Doesn’t Want You To Know: It Has Extended Its Warranties In Australia

Posted on 18/03/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Apple still tries to pretend like you have to buy AppleCare to get that coverage, when legally, you don’t. It’s a pretty disgusting way to mislead consumers, however in Australia, it has finally changed its policy. You can now get 24 months coverage without AppleCare down under, even though Apple still won’t let you know directly.

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BlackBerry CEO: The iPhone is an ‘Outdated’ Relic of the Past

Posted on 18/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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In an interview with The Australian Financial Review, BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins took aim at the iPhone, stating that Apple is falling behind in terms of innovation in the smartphone market. He claims that the iPhone user interface is now 5 years old, and has seen no innovation in that time.

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New ‘Why iPhone’ Ad Theme Rolls Out on Apple Website

Posted on 18/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

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Apple has rolled out a new advertising theme on its website. The campaign highlights a number of reasons why people love the iPhone. The ad push includes all-new graphics, a ‘Why iPhone’ page, and an email promotion.

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Phil Schiller Still Talkin’ Smack at Android and Samsung

Posted on 14/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

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In an interview published mere hours before Apple’s chief rival is expected to reveal its new flagship handset, Apple marketing head Phil Schiller took potshots at Android, and Samsung in particular, saying that the Galaxy S IV will ship with “an OS that is nearly a year old.”

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ITC Delays Decision on Samsung Patent Claims Until May

Posted on 14/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

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The U.S. International Trade Commission announced on Wednesday that it will delay its final judgement of claims by Samsung that Apple infringed on certain FRAND patents owned by the Korean firm when it made the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

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Apple Expected to Announce Larger Dividend or Stock Buyback Program

Posted on 13/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

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If you’re among the many shareholders concerned about Apple’s recent stock market performance, you just might be in luck. A new report from Quartz claims that Apple will likely issue a larger dividend, or begin a share buy back program in the near future.

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Steve Jobs Biography To Be Turned Into Manga

Posted on 13/03/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Steve Jobs life story is a remarkable one, so why not make a manga out of it. That’s exactly what Japanese artist Mari Yamazaki is planning, and the first illustration has already appeared online.

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Kuo: Apple Will Diversify iPhone Manufacturers

Posted on 13/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

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KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicts Apple, in a move to diversify suppliers, will use manufacturing partner Pegatron to build a majority of the orders for their rumored low-cost iPhone, as well as more than half of all legacy iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S orders.

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