Tagged with: Smartphones

Zuckerberg: More people use Facebook on mobile web than on Android and iPhone combined

Zuckerberg: More people use Facebook on mobile web than on Android and iPhone combined

In an interview with the Today show’s Matt Lauer, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg laid down the importance of the mobile web for the company. More people, he says, use Facebook via its mobile-targeted website than on the iPhone or Android phones combined. Here’s the quote from the Today show blog: "iPhone is a great ...

iPad Mini Rumor Roundup: Everything We Think We Know

iPad Mini Rumor Roundup: Everything We Think We Know

Now that the iPhone 5 is out, there's just one more thing for Apple nerds to freak out over: The iPad Mini. Rumors have been cropping up like crazy the past few weeks—enough to start putting together what we'll actually see from a 7-inch Apple tablet. So let's talk iPads. Small iPads. What Will It Look Like? If the ...

Apple working on wireless solution to the annoying 30-pin adapter problem

Apple working on wireless solution to the annoying 30-pin adapter problem

A quick survey of BGR readers last month showed that many people aren’t very happy about having to pay Apple $29 for an adapter that will allow their iPhone 5 to work with accessories featuring the older 30-pin dock port. But AppleInsider reports that Apple may be working on a more palatable solution to the adapter ...

Shelly Palmer chats with Steve Lacy and Jill Nicolini on Fox 5′s Good Day Wake Up about Apple’s iPhone 5 and iOS 6 issues

Shelly Palmer chats with Steve Lacy and Jill Nicolini on Fox 5′s Good Day Wake Up about Apple’s iPhone 5 and iOS 6 issues

Shelly Palmer chats with Steve Lacy and Jill Nicolini on Fox 5's Good Day Wake Up about Apple's iPhone 5 and iOS 6 issues. ...

iOS 6: iPhone 4 & 4S Users Report Excessive Battery Drain

iOS 6: iPhone 4 & 4S Users Report Excessive Battery Drain

For many iPhone 4 and 4S owners, iOS 6 has been a mixed blessing. The features are terrific, but many users are reporting huge amounts of battery drainage that never was the case before the system upgrade. As an iPhone 4S owner, I can tell you from first hand knowledge that my iPhone loses about ten percent of its charge ...

Update fixes Verizon iPhone 5 data glitch; customers won’t be charged for overages

Update fixes Verizon iPhone 5 data glitch; customers won’t be charged for overages

Verizon iPhone 5 customers may have noticed an issue wherein their phones gobbled up extra cellular data when they were theoretically connected to Wi-Fi networks. Those customers now have two bits of good news: There’s a special software update that fixes the problem, and they won’t be responsible for unexpected charges ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – October 1, 2012

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – October 1, 2012

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook did something seemingly out of character for the company – he apologized for an ineffective product. With the release of iOS 6 alongside the launch of the iPhone 5, Apple eliminated the Google Maps app – reportedly due to a disagreement about voice controlled turn by turn navigation – and ...

Reviewing The Verizon iPhone 7

Reviewing The Verizon iPhone 7

June 2015 – Dateline Cupertino, CA – In a somewhat anticipated, kind of lackluster presentation that felt old and threadbare, Apple announced the debut of the iPhone 7 today to tepid applause and few accolades. The 4G LTE smartphone runs iOS 9 and features a 12 megapixel rear-facing camera and an 8 megapixel ...

Report: Apple’s Pandora-Killer Hits Licensing Trouble With Sony/ATV

Report: Apple’s Pandora-Killer Hits Licensing Trouble With Sony/ATV

One rumor that was nearly forgotten amid the iPhone 5's launch and iOS 6 media circus was that Apple was reportedly looking to release a Pandora-killer soon. The streaming music service would be a natural next step in the progression Apple’s taken with digital music, but it looks like licensing issues may have stepped in ...

iOS 6 Adoption At Just Over One Week: 60% For iPhone And 41% For iPad

iOS 6 Adoption At Just Over One Week: 60% For iPhone And 41% For iPad

Adoption of Apple’s iOS 6 continues to trend upwards, with touch-friendly website conversion provider Onswipe seeing more users flocking to the newly-released platform, despite its apparent shortcomings. Based on a sample of 100,000 users coming through Onswipe’s partner sites Friday morning, the company is seeing ...