Tag Archives: iPhone

HTC One Can Extract Data From iPhone Backups To Ease Transition

If you’re an iPhone user planning to switch to an HTC One, you’re in luck. To ease the transition, HTC Sync Manager will have support for iPhone backups. This means that it’ll transfer your contacts, photos, videos, calendar, and text messages to your brand new HTC One. The only thing you’ll really have to rebuild yourself is an app collection, but with… Read more

Consumer Reports Rates Several Android Phones Over The iPhone 5

Are we surprised? I’m trying to decided if I’m surprised or not.  However, as can be seen in a photo taken from this coming February issue of Consumer Reports, in the 2013 Smartphone survey several Android phones are rated ahead of the iPhone 5.  I don’t disagree, but if you look back at my top phones of 2012, I am surprised about some phone I’m not… Read more

FTC Backs Apple Against Google’s Attempt To Ban iPhone And iPad

The FTC (Federal Trade Commission) has sided with Apple against Google’s attempt to ban iPhones and iPads over Standard Essential Patents (SEP). The FTC stated that to seek an injunction against the iPhone or iPad would be harmful to both innovation as well as consumers. The Google Motorola Mobility division contains SEP’s that they’re obligated to… Read more

Samsung Claims The iPhone Can’t Exist Without Samsung’s Patents

Samsung has been fighting a battle with Apple for so long, it’s hard to remember a time before the patent disputes. Both sides have won some, both sides have lost some. Samsung has lost a significant amount here in the States, yet they are confident that their appeal will come through. It’s a tough time for all, we live in an age of war. Samsung’s… Read more

Samsung Reportedly Will Stop Supplying LCD Displays To Apple

Over the last year, the relationship between tech behemoths Apple and Samsung, has certainly seen significant strain. For years the two companies benefitted from mutual profit gains - mostly due to Apple’s wildly successful iPhone. Despite being fierce competitors in the smartphone/tablet market, Samsung shared an interest in Apple’s success as… Read more