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It seems Apple learned a thing or two after its experiment to bring a 'low cost' iPhone for the masses which wasn't actually that much cheaper at all. Now the 5c will fade into history, very soon.
Apple has finally discontinued the iPad 2 and relaunched the cellular and Wi-Fi variants of the fourth generation iPad starting at the price of the current iPad mini with Retina display.
Apple have launched a cheaper version of the iPhone 5c in Europe with 8gb storage, several carriers are already offering the phone either for free or for a one-time low cost upfront payment.
A new report from the Wall Street Journal claims that Apple won't use the plastic casing design for its next two iPhone models coming in 2014, and repeated rumors both will have larger screens.
Apple is rumored to be relaunching the iPhone 4 in India. This comes after weak sales of the newest iOS devices that have priced themselves out of the market and are facing heavy competition.
Chinese ODM Foxconn has revealed that it has shipped over one million units of the iPhone 5s to China Mobile ahead of the smartphone's launch on Friday on the world's largest mobile network.
The 16GB version of the colorful iPhone 5c from Apple is now available for free from Best Buy with a two year service agreement with AT&T or Verizon; Other iPhones also receive price cuts.
An iPhone 5c clone stocked with Android will be available to Japanese consumers on Friday. While the ioPhone 5 doesn't match the original in specs , the 15490 yen ($US150) price sure is unbeatable.
Wal-Mart has slashed the price of Apple's latest smartphones iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s to $27 and $127 respectively, starting today all the way up to 24th December as part of their holiday sale.
Two and a half months after the iPhone 5s became available worldwide, an analyst is finding after surveying 60 retail stores, that Apple can now boast 100 percent availability of stock for the phone.
The latest figures reveal Apple's low-cost 5c has flopped in the UK, being outsold three-to-one by the 5s. The poor sales are a contributing factor to their decision to halve production of the device.
Virgin Media has finally joined the big boys in the U.K. by launching the iPhone 5s and 5c. For a reasonable upfront payment and two-year contract, you too can have the latest and greatest from Apple.
Apple has now released iOS 7.0.2, which finally closed an exploit that was found a week ago that allowed anyone to bypass the lock screen to access some apps and personal information.
Nokia's "Thanks, #Apple" Twitter post on September 10th ended up being retweeted over 38,000 times, which Twitter says is one of the most retweeted marketing posts in the history of Twitter.
Apple says demand for the iPhone 5s and 5c has been incredible so far, and customers are already seeing shipping delays with the gold iPhone pushed all the way back until October.
Sources at three of the U.K.'s major networks reveal that pre-orders for the colourful iPhone 5c have been disappointing, with one indicating that demand has been "60-70% less" than had been expected.
Reports are coming in that wireless carriers in the U.S. won't have nearly enough units of Apple's new iPhone 5s to meet demand when it goes on sale on Friday, Sept. 20th.
Microsoft admitted its seven videos mocking the iPhone 5s and 5c were in poor taste, saying they were pulled for being an off-the-mark attempt at poking fun at Apple.
Apple has started taking pre-orders for its plastic case-based iPhone 5c, along with other wireless carriers in the U.S., ahead of its official September 20th launch date.
Apple have finally announced the much hyped low-cost version of the iPhone at their press event today. Featuring a plastic shell, it is expected to make a big impact on the mid-range market.
"Our customers' love for Siri proves that ignorance is bliss. They still want to go on unforeseen adventures with Apple Maps..." Behold, the video showing how Apple *won't* announce its new iPhone.
Every time Apple announces a product, technology fanatics are willing to line up for weeks before the launch. This time, fans have been spotted lining up before anything has even been announced.
A new report from the advocacy group China Labor Watch claims that it has found numerous labor violations at a plant in Wuxi, China that is helping to make Apple's iPhone 5C.
Apple has sent out press invites for an iPhone event on September 10th that will likely bring with it two new devices, the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C, that latter of which is a completely new device.
More photos have found their way to the Internet that allegedly show units of the unannounced iPhone 5C in their packaging and in various colors, along with the phone's manual.
An email that was discovered on the Nuance servers (who are the developers of the Siri personal assistant for iOS) seems to suggest that iOS 7 will finally be made available on the 10th of September.
A new image showing lots of iPhone 5Cs has surfaced from inside Pegatron, one of Apple's Asian contractors. The handsets seem to be going through some QA before their expected launch in September.
According to some new rumors the low-end iPhone 5C won't be as cheap as everyone predicted. If these rumors are true the handset could cost as much as $500 for an unlocked device.
New images appear to show the upcoming iPhone 5S in its gold/champagne coloring. The new handset is set between the black and white versions of the current iPhone and it shows few design changes.
After quite a few rumors and leaks initially dismissed, reports have confirmed that Apple will in fact offer the next iPhone in a new color option alongside the standard black and white: gold.
Ahead of the expected announcement of its new iPhones on September 10, it's claimed that Apple will release a final beta of iOS 7 next week, with the GM build being finalised by September 5.
Apple is expected to officially reveal its new iPad and iPad mini models sometime after its press event for the next iPhone, which reportedly will be held on September 10th.
Apple's latest devices are once again the center of rumor as new reports allege that the iPhone 5S might be released this fall on the October 25 after their unveiling on September 10.
Even more new high quality images that allegedly show the back of the iPhone 5C plastic case have been posted by a known Apple info leaker, this time showing a green color case.
AllThingsD.com reports that Apple will officially reveal their next iPhone product at a press event on September 10th, when the company could reveal more than one model of the smartphone.
New images that allegedly show the back of the iPhone 5C plastic case have been posted by a known Apple info leaker, and this time the photos are of fairly high quality.
Two new videos have hit the Internet today, one of which shows a shell of what it claims is the fifth generation iPad and the other showing off a case of the rumored plastic iPhone 5C.
New leaked images from Weibo and Trusted Reviews claim to show the front panel of the iPhone 5C, as well as the 8Mpx camera module that the new device will come with.
As information about a future low-cost, plastic iPhone continues to flow, further confirmation of the existence of the device has arisen, from a Chinese watchdog who claim to have seen the device.
A bin full of cases for an 'iPhone 5C' has been photographed and leaked to the internet. Could this be more confirmation that a cheaper, plastic iPhone will soon be released by Apple?