BEIJING: A Beijing court has overturned a ruling that Apple's iPhone 6 violated a Chinese manufacturer's patent which saw the US tech giant ordered to cease selling the smartphone in China. In May last year the Beijing intellectual property bureau had ruled that Apple violated design patents of Chinese maker Shenzhen Baili with its iPhone6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and would be barred from selling those models. Sales however were not suspended while Apple appealed against the administrative order. The…
MELBOURNE: Samsung is now gradually recovering from a nightmare of exploding Galaxy Note 7 batteries that virtually cost the brand of its worldwide image. Now Apple is facing the same horrific experiences of sorts. A footage from inside a phone repair shop in Australia is doing the rounds on the internet showing a man applying pressure to his iPhone 6 Plus’ cracked screen before the smartphone begins acting like an e-cig. “We removed the customer's Otterbox (phone protector) and prepared to book the phone in," the…
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) administration has fired an air hostess in its premier service over smuggling mobile phones, ARY News reported on Saturday. According to an airport source, the air hostess serving in the national airliner named Mahwish, smuggled mobile phones of various brands in London to Lahore flight PK-758. Customs officials, during the search, seized six valuable iPhone 6 and a Samsung cellphone from her possession. The air hostess has confessed her crime during the questioning by the…
MELBOURNE: A cyclist had suffered a terrible fate in Sydney when his cellphone mysteriously exploded inside his pocket, causing him severe burn injuries in his leg.
HONG KONG: A labour rights group marked the launch of Apple's latest iPhone Friday with a report accusing one of the smartphone giant's Chinese suppliers of exploiting factory workers.
The new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus hit stores on Friday, with dozens of people - and a robot - queueing in Sydney to kick off a global sales cycle that will be scrutinized for signs of how much juice Apple Inc's marquee product has left.
CUPERTINO: Apple, facing tough competition in the cooling tablet market, on Thursday unveiled a new line-up of iPads that feature its mobile payments system and include the fingerprint sensor unlock used on iPhones.