Sep 09

It has been rumored many times before, and according to The Wall Street Journal, Apple will indeed include a fingerprint scanner on the new iPhone “iPhone 5S” that the Apple will introduce at a media event tomorrow. Apple purchased fingerprint sensor company AuthenTec in July 2012 for $356 million and the iPhone 5S will by far, be the most high-profile consumer electronics device with a fingerprint scanner. » Wall Street Journal Confirms Fingerprint Sensor in New iPhone

Jul 06

The Wall Street Journal reported that Apple has placed orders for key components used in a next-generation iPhone it is preparing to launch sometime in the third quarter, according to people familiar with the situation. According to some suppliers of components to Apple, the new version of the iPhone is expected to be thinner and lighter than the iPhone 4 and sport an 8-megapixel camera. » Apple Preparing For New “Thinner” iPhone In Third Quarter 2011

Jun 18

Apple published a new iPad 2 ad showing that the iPad is now changing the way we do just about everything, from watching a newspaper to looking at the stars. The ad shows off the Wall Street Journal, Spin magazine, The King’s Speech, FaceTime, iTunes U, the iBookstore, and Star Walk.

Jun 15

The Wall Street Journal reported that a Chinese court sentenced three people to prison terms for collaborating to steal information from a key supplier regarding Apple Inc.’s iPad 2 several months before its release, the latest outcome from leaks about products made by the technology giant. The three people were sentenced to prison terms ranging from 12 to 18 months and are subject to fines ranging from approximately $4,500 to $23,000. » Three People Sent To Prison In China Over iPad 2 Leaks

Aug 11

In a interview with the Wall Street Journal Steve Jobs talked about the App Store and the the removal of malicious apps option that was found in the iPhone by Jonathan Zdziarski. The article speaks the most about numbers of applications that have been downloaded. Just to give you some. super monkey ball has been downloaded over 300.000 times generating a revenue of more then 2$ million. The App Store has generated revenue of +30$ million only in the first month. Hit the read more link for the full article.
» App Store – Over 60 million app’s have been downloaded already

Jun 12

I came across this new article from Walt Mossberg, the well known personal technologist column writer from the Wall Street Journal. Normally i wouldn’t post this as it’s not really iPhone 3G related, but it’s funny that Walt Mossberg names the iPhone 31 times in a review for the Samsung Instinc (that he only names about 19 times :))
» Walt Mossberg reviews the Instinct or is it the iPhone 3G?