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Apple has tasked its suppliers with building 90 million next-generation iPhones this year, a 20 per cent leap from its 2020 iPhone shipments. This comes in the midst of continued demand for last year’s iPhone 12, and the release of 13 later this year, which insiders are claiming is a less drastic leap than the 12 was to the 11 – with minor tweaks to processor power, display upgrades, and an improved camera. Four versions are expected, a 5.4 inch and 6.1 inch iPhone 13, and 6.1 inch and 6.7 inch Pro models. The phones are expected to be officially...

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New report says Apple will ignore the superstitions around unlucky number 13. Following the iPhone 11 in 2019 and the iPhone 12 last year, it doesn't take a genius to predict the branding of the new handsets for 2021. Yet many pundits have predicted that Apple will steer clear of the logical iPhone 13 name, since 13 is considered unlucky in large parts of the world. According to a new report from the Economic Daily News, however, Apple has chosen to ignore the superstition, and the site predicts that we will see four models of iPhone 13 this autumn. "The supply...

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The yet-to-be-released iPhone 13 Pro design has been leaked, revealing major changes on the way. LeaksApplePro shared images of what is believed to be the finalised version of the latest iPhone model, which will be shipped in September. Changes could include a flatter camera bump, a reduced notch and larger camera sensors. The device is expected to include three 12-megapixel image sensors and a laser rangefinder. The latest iPhone model is expected to come with the second-generation 5nm process A15 processor, which uses external Qualcomm X60 5G baseband. The yet-to-be-released iPhone 13 Pro design has been leaked, revealing major changes on...

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Happiness is never far from the human mind. Oddly, it often seems further away from the human experience. We're so mercurial that we can travel from happy to angry quicker than any Elon Musk mode of transport will travel anywhere. But we always have our phones perched ready to bring our moods back to the joyful end of the spectrum. This subject reared itself upon me when I received an excitable email from a PR person. It read: "ACSI smartphone report spells trouble for iPhone." Oh, no. The iPhone is in trouble? But I thought the Reverend Timothy Cook recently said it's never...

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We’re officially less than a week away from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference. WWDC 2021 will be a virtual event this year, and we expect Apple to unveil iOS 15, watchOS 8, and much more. Read on as we recap everything Apple could announce at the event this year. WWDC is all online This year, WWDC kicks off on Monday, June 7. This is a return to the normal start day for the event, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced Apple to delay WWDC to the end of June last year. That being said, Apple is sticking with its virtual format for WWDC 2021. WWDC...

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