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iPhone 2009 Rumor: 4 Million New iPhones for Q2

A new iPhone rumor is making the rounds as SlashPhone is reporting on a China Times story that, according to iPhone...
Read more Apr 13 2009, 8:25pm CDT


Here's One Way Apple Could Make The iPhone 6 Extremely Thin

Source: The Business Insider

If there's one thing we may know about the iPhone 6, it's that it'll probably be much thinner than the iPhone 5S and most other smartphones out there. The latest rumor suggests that Apple will use a new manufacturing technique to achieve this slimmer design. The company will supposedly remove a component from the iPhone's display to keep its thickness down, a new report from China Times (via 9to5Mac) says. Apple will reportedly us ...
Full article at: The Business Insider Jun 30 2014, 12:02pm CDT

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New Backlight Enables iPhone 6's Thin Design, May Cause Production Challenges

Source: Mac Rumors

Leaked images, mockups and schematics suggest the iPhone 6 will be Apple's thinnest iPhone model to date, with a side profile approaching that of the 6.1 mm iPod touch. A new report from Chinese media sources (Via GforGames) suggests Apple may face yield issues with the next generation iPhone due to its decision to minimize the size of the handset. According to supply chain sources who spoke anonymously to China Times, Apple may use only one brightness enhan ...
Full article at: Mac Rumors Jun 30 2014, 11:43am CDT

Report: iPhone 6 will use new display tech for thinner design, could cause yield issues

Source: 9to5Mac

According to a new report from China Times (translated by GforGames), Apple will make the next-gen iPhone even thinner by moving from two brightness enhancement films in the iPhone’s display to just one. The move will reportedly allow Apple to have an overall thinner design for the iPhone 6, but could cause supply issues in the process as its suppliers work to get the new display tech ready. According to the repor ...
Full article at: 9to5Mac Jun 30 2014, 10:14am CDT

From the front lines in China: The end of the three-tiered system?

Source: Steve Heimoff

  China never developed the complex infrastructure for the distribution of alcoholic beverages that the U.S. has in the three-tiered system, and it might never, because e-commerce is becoming the distribution method of choice. That’s according to an article in the Taiwan-based China Times, which says that e-commerce is preventing the emergence of “leading brokers or end retailers,” as they’ve arisen in this country. This is also having an impact on the price of wine in China: “the p ...
Full article at: Steve Heimoff Jun 30 2014, 2:10am CDT

Jay Chou to marry girlfriend by January 2015

Source: Asia One

TAIPEI - Mandopop king Jay Chou has announced that he will marry his girlfriend, actress-model Hannah Quinlivan, before his 36th birthday next January.Ming Pao reported that after a string of relationships with fellow celebrities Jolin Tsai and Patty Hou, Chou is finally ready to settle down with 20-year-old Hannah Quinlivan after dating her for almost four years.According to China Times, Chou revealed that ...
Full article at: Asia One Jun 25 2014, 11:40pm CDT

Apple may be giving Touch ID a touch-up

Source: Tech Radar

Touch ID was a major feature of the iPhone 5S, so it's fully expected that it will make the jump to the iPhone 6, especially as Apple is opening it up to developers with iOS 8.Indeed China Times claims that it will be coming to the iPhone 6, as well as the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 and that as such Apple is significantly increasing its Touch ID orders.A touch more durableBut not only that, apparently Apple is also improvi ...
Full article at: Tech Radar Jun 24 2014, 7:44am CDT

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Apple is hard at work improving Touch ID ahead of major fall product launches

Source: BGR

Apple will incorporate Touch ID fingerprint sensors into a variety of new devices this year, including the new iPhone 6 models, the second-generation iPad Air (or iPad 6), and the third-generation iPad mini, a new report from China indicates. China Times has learned that Apple will significantly increase Touch ID orders this year, with shipments expected to hit 120 million unit ...
Full article at: BGR Jun 23 2014, 5:10pm CDT

More Durable Touch ID Sensors for iPhone 6, iPad Air, and iPad Mini Coming From TSMC

Source: Mac Rumors

A report from China Times (via GforGames) claims Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company is expanding its 8-inch chip plant in order to produce Touch ID sensors for the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3. TSMC is planning to produce 120 million Touch ID units in 2014, a 233 percent year over year increase as the sensor expands beyond the flagship iPhone to other iOS devices. In line with a previous report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, today's repo ...
Full article at: Mac Rumors Jun 23 2014, 8:38am CDT

More pictures of the iPhone 6′s front and back appear online as Apple ramps production

Source: 9to5Mac

On Weibo, user dreamerJimmy has posted more shots of the supposed iPhone 6 design, which has shown up in photos time and time again in recent weeks. The new images are of reasonable quality, though and indicate how the larger phone would compare physically with the current iPhone 5s. The user has a good reputation for leaks, posting accurate images of the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c months before their unveiling. In the first image, the much thinner bezels o ...
Full article at: 9to5Mac Jun 11 2014, 4:38am CDT


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