Apple 2013 SmartPhone Articles

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Apple iPhone 5S Mass Production Estimated to Begin This Month

Reports indicate that Apple's iPhone 5S production is on track to begin soon with the device's launch coming sometime between September and October.

iPhone 6 to Offer Larger Display, Expected in June 2014

New reports suggest that Apple may finally offer a larger display on the iPhone 6, and that it may launch in June of next year.

3DMark for iOS Lets You Compare Apples to Androids

Futuremark recently released the iOS version of their popular graphics benchmarking app 3DMark to go along with the Android version which has been available since April.

BBM Release for iPhone and Android May Finally Be Getting Close

Blackberry has redesigned its BBM webpage, hinting that the service will be making its way onto Android and iPhone devices soon.

Apple Releasing iOS 6.1.3 to Fix iPhone Lockscreen Bug

Users frustrated by a security flaw in Apple's iOS 6.1 may soon find relief as reports are saying that Apple has released a beta version of iOS 6.1.3 to developers.

iPhone 5S Expected to Debut on September 10

Apple will is expected to unveil the iPhone 5S at a press conference on September 10.

ACSI: Samsung Beats Apple in Smartphone Customer Satisfaction Study

Numbers from the most recent American Customer Satisfaction Index report indicate that Samsung has Apple beat in the consumer satisfaction department, at least in the US.

Apple iPhone 5s Review

The iPhone 5s has a new operating system, new processor, and Touch ID. Does that make it the best smartphone? Read this review to find out.

Apple Requiring Apps to Optimize for iOS 7 Starting February 1st

Thanks to a new deadline imposed by Apple, you're going to see even more apps with iOS 7 compatibility in a couple of months.

Apple iOS 6.1.2 Expected this Week to Fix Serious Bugs

Two significant bugs have turned up in iOS 6.1, and Apple is reportedly rushing out an update to fix them.

Apple iPhone 5 Rated Worst Top Smartphone by Consumer Reports

Despite its running title of "best smartphone in the market" for the past five years, Apple's iPhone seems to be losing traction among critics, as Consumer Reports has rated the[...]

DoD to Approve Government Use of Samsung and Apple Devices, Bad News for BB

Government agencies will soon be allowed to use Samsung's Galaxy line of smartphones as well as devices running Apple's iOS, dealing a crippling blow to BlackBerry.

BlackBerry Rolling Out BBM Beta to Android and iOS Devices

BlackBerry is now rolling out its BBM cross-platform Beta to select iOS and Android users.

What To Do When Your Phone Gets Smashed

If you break your phone, who do you call (after getting a replacement phone, that is) to get the data off your old one?

Apple Explains Problems with iPhone Battery Life Since the Release of iOS 6.1

Apple has tracked down why some users have seen a dramatic drop in the battery life of their iPhone since the release of iOS 6.1: there's a problem with those[...]

Apple Releases iOS 6.1, Available to Download Now

An updated version of Apple's mobile operating system has just been released. This contains a number of tweaks, but can't really be considered a major upgrade.

Apple Fixes Exchange Bug with iOS 6.1.2 Update

The bug that has plagued many users of the iPhone and iPad has apparently been fixed. Apple released iOS 6.1.2 to handle this serious flaw in iOS 6.1.

Apple iPhones Vastly More Reliable Than Samsung, Nokia or Motorola Phones

Apple's iPhones are roughly three times more reliable than Samsung's line of Galaxy phones, five times more reliable than Nokia Lumia phones, and 25 times more reliable than Motorola phones,[...]

Apple Must Release a 5-Inch iPhone

In this editorial, Brighthand's Site Editor argues that it's critical for Apple to introduce a version of the iPhone with a 5-inch screen.