Apple’s New iPhone 5G Has Just Been Teased

Picked up by AppleInsider, Qualcomm CFO Akash Palkhiwala has teased something everything Apple fan should be excited about: new iPhones are coming with 5G. Speaking at Qualcomm’s earnings reveal, Palkhiwala revealed the company would ship a massive 200 million units of its 5G smartphone chip next year thanks to “two inflection points” in 2020. The first … Read more Apple’s New iPhone 5G Has Just Been Teased

Apple’s New Families Section Has Parental Control Tips, but No New Tools

Shareholders and parents have been asking Apple for months to address how addictive smartphones are and to offer tools to deal with the problem. Late Wednesday, Apple posted a new resource page outlining what parents can do now to monitor their kids’ iPad and iPhone use. There are no new features on this resource page, though Apple in January said that it … Read more Apple’s New Families Section Has Parental Control Tips, but No New Tools

Apple iOS 11.2.6 Has A Significant New Problem

Apple AAPL -0.96% Apple AAPL $179.98$-1.75(-0.96%) As of 03/14/2018, 06:00am EDT Apple iOS 11.2.6 Has A Significant New Problem Robots Are The Future Smart Assistants ’s iOS 11.2.6 problems continue. On the surface, this is a seemingly minor update but it has caused a spate of issues and the strangest and potentially most serious one has now been topped… A … Read more Apple iOS 11.2.6 Has A Significant New Problem

Apple Has No Plans for a Major Upgrade to MacBook Pro in 2018: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Apple is expected to shift a significant chunk of supply to Foxconn The move can be seen as a step to cut down on cost and risk The shift has reportedly begun in the second half of 2017 Apple reportedly has no plans to release a major upgrade for its MacBook Pro lineup in 2018. The Cupertino … Read more Apple Has No Plans for a Major Upgrade to MacBook Pro in 2018: Report

iOS 11 Reportedly Has a New Autocorrect Bug, Changes ‘It’ to ‘I.T’

HIGHLIGHTS Apple has so far not acknowledged the issue It had suggested a workaround for the last ‘autocorrect’ bug Users have been complaining about the issue since September A few iPhone users are reporting a new autocorrect bug that is thought to be a part of iOS 11. The word ‘it’ is reportedly being autocorrected to … Read more iOS 11 Reportedly Has a New Autocorrect Bug, Changes ‘It’ to ‘I.T’

US has 11,000 troops in Afghanistan, more than previous count: Pentagon

The Pentagon sharply raised its estimate of the number of US troops currently in Afghanistan Wednesday, ahead of a decision on adding thousands more under President Donald Trump’s new strategy for the war-ridden country. Pentagon Joint Staff Director Lieutenant General Kenneth McKenzie said a comprehensive review showed there were approximately 11,000 uniformed US servicemen and … Read more US has 11,000 troops in Afghanistan, more than previous count: Pentagon

Wall Street thinks Apple only has 5 percent left to climb this year — but recommends buying it anyway

price forecasts. And that’s after a slew of analysts have already inched their targets higher for Apple. Of the big five tech stocks, Apple’s implied return — that is, the average difference between analysts’ target prices and the stock’s current price — is lowest. At $146 apiece, shares of Apple’s stock now have a higher … Read more Wall Street thinks Apple only has 5 percent left to climb this year — but recommends buying it anyway

HTC Has an ‘Unexpected Surprise’ in Store for Monday; HTC One X10 Expected

  Taiwanese handset maker HTC has teased an announcement for Monday, where the company is expected to unveil a new smartphone. HTC Taiwan’s Facebook page has teased the announcement with an image that includes tagline saying, “Spring is coming”, and has the date mentioned. The Facebook post also has a tagline that says, “HTC will … Read more HTC Has an ‘Unexpected Surprise’ in Store for Monday; HTC One X10 Expected

Quit notice to Vijay Mallya has not disrupted India operations: Heineken

4 Comments Heineken, the world’s second-largest brewer, said there had not been any disruption to its Indian business or … Read More MUMBAI: United Breweries merely followed a regulatory order in asking chairman Vijay Mallya to step down, Heineken NV, the Indian brewer’s largest shareholder, said in its first comment on the businessman since he … Read more Quit notice to Vijay Mallya has not disrupted India operations: Heineken

Halo Wars 2 PC impressions: This console-fied RTS has some PC-specific problems

It’s the week of unfinished reviews, eh? After trialing For Honor earlier this week, I’m back with some impressions on Halo Wars 2. Again, initial impressions, not a full review. Given that the Windows 10 version only went live on Monday and that its multiplayer servers have been entirely dead, I just haven’t spent enough time … Read more Halo Wars 2 PC impressions: This console-fied RTS has some PC-specific problems