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More images have surfaced of what was originally thought to be an upcoming Lumia 1030. Unfortunately it looks like this is the canceled Lumia McLaren flagship expected last fall
With the launch of the new iPhones, it seemed that Apple had given up on small devices. This might soon be about to change as a sketchy rumor emerges saying that a 4" iPhone is on the way.
The iPhone 6 launch was obviously successful but according to the latest data it was so great that Apple's marketshare increased by more than ten percent in the UK with smaller gains around the world.
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.
Microsoft has been releasing Cortana vs Siri commercials for some time and the latest version goes after the iPhone 6 and how Siri has not been improved with iOS 8.
It looks like some iPhone 6 Plus handsets have hardware issues with the camera that makes capturing images or video virtually impossible. The problems seem to stem from OIS and need a hardware fix.
Apple claimed that just nine of its customers had complained that their iPhone 6 and 6 Plus handsets were 'bending' - but a new video from a consumer action group shows over 300 bent iPhones.
After their opening weekend Apple's new iPhones have garnered huge interest from Koreans who have pre-ordered the handsets in the tens of thousands, more than three times as many Note 4 pre-orders.
It looks like Apple has a new problem on its hands with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Now, users are reporting that the plastic antenna bands located at the top and bottom are becoming discolored.
Apple CEO Tim Cook took time out to meet the workers on the assembly lines of the iPhone 6 and other devices during his stay in China, ahead of a planned expansion of the workforce at that plant.
Microsoft has released an updated version of its Skype app for iPhone, with improvements to optimize the UI to display more conversations and messages on the larger iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
Bono took the opportunity last night to apologise to fans who were forced to download 'Songs of Innocence' via iTunes following the iPhone 6 reveal in September and admitted to getting carried away
Over the past week, reports have been emerging from across the world from iPhone 6 owners complaining that the new handset has been pulling their hair out. So... 'Hairgate'. It's a thing, apparently.
From bendy iPhones and the iOS mess, to Xbox One, Galaxy Notes, the cheapest Windows 8.1 tablet ever and The Fappening (Pt II), we look back at highlights from this week's top news on Neowin.
The recent news about the iPhone 6 Plus "bendgate" issue is all negative hype. At least that's what Consumer Reports are saying after bend testing a number of new smartphones.
Phones 4u's administrators have advised customers who pre-ordered the iPhone 6 that they will not get a refund, despite earlier assurances from the company that they would get their money back.
Thanks to the drama surrounding the iPhone 6 Plus, which some users report is 'bending' under normal conditions, Apple showed off its testing facility that is apparently still running Windows XP.
Apple has spoken up about recent reports that its iPhone 6 Plus has been bending without significant stress, defending the design of the device, and saying that just nine customers have complained.
Apple has pulled the latest update for iOS 8 after widespread reports from users that it managed to break Touch ID functionality and cellular service on their iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
Just a week after the public availability of iOS 8.0, it appears that 8.0.1 is already being put through its paces at partners & carriers pending approval which could mean a quick update for the OS.
If you thought you were holding the iPhone 4 wrong #antennagate, or that an iPhone 5 scuffed too easily #scuffgate, now you may be wearing it wrong #bentgate, lets have a bend off!
After Antennagate and Scuffgate comes 'Bentgate', as some iPhone 6 Plus owners report that their handsets are bending, insisting that the damage is occurring without significant force being applied.
In a marketing gaffe for Apple, Joan Rivers has posted a message to Facebook and Instagram, touting the great design of the iPhone 6, weeks after she died from surgery complications.
According to app activity tracker, Fiksu, the iPhone 6 has been the smartphone of choice among Apple users as it has managed to grab greater share among iPhones while the 6 Plus is lagging behind.
With the iPhone 6 now out, and Nokia's top-of-the-line Lumia Icon readily available too, we put their two cameras against each other to see who has the better glass at the top end of the market.
Apple has announced that they sold a total of 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices over the weekend which is a personal best for the company and shows that there was pent up demand for a new phone.
Apple has topped the CoolBrands list yet again - but Google and YouTube also made it into the top-10, as did Instagram. However, Twitter fell out of the top-20, while Microsoft was nowhere to be seen.
While queuing for the iPhone has become a phenomenon, one videographer caught a different side of the event by capturing those that are poised to make a profit selling to China's black market.
Deciding to queue for a technology device is a big deal for many people, but how is the experience and is it really worth all those hours of standing up in the hope of getting hold of something new.
According to a new survey, only 11 percent of the participants have shown eagerness to purchase an Apple Watch, when it releases early next year while most others are uncertain about the device.
You might be super happy with your new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus but here's one side of the device you never want to see in real life. Check out the insides of Apple's handsets thanks to iFixit's teardowns.
Apple's launch of iPhone 6 devices has now also hit the UK. To "celebrate" tons of people have decided to queue in record numbers outside of Apple stores.
Gullible iPhone users have fallen foul to a hoax that is trending on Twitter that claims you can "quickly charge" your iPhone in any "standard household microwave" but it's all fantasy.
A nervous customer in Australia was one of the first to get his hands on a brand new iPhone 6. Sadly, during an unboxing in front of the store, the device met the pavement.
Apple released iOS 8 yesterday to the masses but some last minute bugs have led the company to remove apps using the various HealthKit features introduced in the new version of its mobile OS.
A Foxconn worker has been detained by police, accused of smuggling numerous iPhone 6 handset shells out of a factory in China, and selling them to a third party for around $160 each.
iOS 8 will be made available to the general public today, and we've added a countdown for you to keep an eye on, but there are still problems affecting the OS, so should you upgrade? Read on..
Apple's iPhone 6 will be released on Friday and it will come with NFC - but if you were thinking that the company might let you build apps that make most of this this new feature, think again.
While we see Tim Cook on stage at every Apple event, it is rare to see him in private interviews. Cook sat down with Charlie Rose giving him a 54 minute interview talking about all things Apple.
Apple has announced that the company sold 4 million units of its new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus during its first 24 hours on sale, and that this is the fastest sales rate ever for its iPhone.
Want to get a feel for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus? These new printable templates will give you a general idea about the size of each device before they launch on September 19th
From new Windows and more Windows Phones, to new devices with changing prices, bigger iPhones, and the (non-)death of Nokia, we take a look back at highlights from this week's top tech news on Neowin.
Although the Apple Store is still down for maintenance, carriers like AT&T and Verizon have begun their pre-order process. Looking at inventory levels, it looks like the iPhone 6 Plus is the favorite.
The Apple Store has gone live, which means that pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are available. Apple has listed shipping dates sometime in October.
While Apple unveiled mobile payment magic at its event in Cupertino, Stripe was the one to really credit as they will be assisting Apple in making the mobile transactions quick and seamless.
The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus won't go on sale until 19 September, but pre ordering will be available from tomorrow. But until then you could have a play around with an actual sized iPhone 6 in 3D.
It was bound to happen sooner or later, the queues are starting to form around the world. Last week we saw devout Apple fanatics in New York, this week the lines begin to form in the UK.
With the latest iPhone models you're getting the latest and greatest from Apple, but that comes at a hefty premium. And we have to ask, what exactly has changed to warrant that premium?
With the 4.7-inch iPhone 6, you might still need the iPad mini or other small-sized tablet. With the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus, you may realize that there's no need for that any longer.