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Posted by on Feb 12, 2013 in apple, handhelds and phones, iOS 6, iPhone 4S, tech news | 0 comments

iOS 6.1.1 Update For iPhone 4S

Apple released iOS 6.1.1 update to fix the bugs in the iOS 6.1 update. This update is for the iPhone 4S only.

iOS 6.1 was released at the end of January .  iPhone 4S owners overwhelmingly voiced their frustration on the support forum to report that the update affected the handsets 3G signals and also caused their batteries to drain quickly.

iPhone 5 owners are also experiencing similar issues since downloading iOS 6.1 but Apple has not addressed this problem.

To download iOS 6.1.1 for the iPhone 4S Click Here



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Posted by on Apr 30, 2012 in apple, handheld and phones, iPhone 4S, tech news | 0 comments

Foxconn Workers Threaten To Strike

Foxconn employees in Brazil and China threaten to strike.  One protest have resulted in a death. Foxconn manufactures Apple iPhone.

About 200 workers in China are demanding higher wages and better working conditions.

In Brazil, 2500 employees threaten to strike on May 3, if issues are not resolved.  The Brazil workers complained of overcrowded buses, poor food, and lack of water.

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Posted by on Dec 28, 2011 in handhelds and phones, iPhone 4S, tech news | 0 comments

Argentina Bans Apple and BlackBerry

Argentina banned the sale of Apple and BlackBerry smartphones devices.  Apple and BlackBerry have 60% of the smartphone market.

Neither Apple or BlackBerry have plants in Argentina. LG, Motorola, Nokia, and Samsung have plants in Argentina.

The ban was issued in hopes to stabilize the economy that have a 20.4% tax on imported electronics.

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Posted by on Dec 18, 2011 in apple, arm, BlackBerry PlayBook, handhelds and phones, hardware, iPad2, iPhone 4S, processors, Tablet, tech news | 0 comments

Chips With Texas Roots

Apple’s A5 chip is manufactured by Samsung in Austin.¬† The A5 chip is currently in the iPad, iPhone and iPhone.

The BlackBerry PlayBook is currently powered by Texas Instruments TI OMAP 4430.

Apple will sever ties with Samsung. Apple 6 will be manufactured by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC).

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