iPhone 4 archive

  • iOS 7.1 will speed up your iPhone 4
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    iOS 7.1 will speed up your iPhone 4

    By 11 March 2014

    Apple released the iOS 7.1 update last night, over the air. iPhone 4 users may have gritted their teeth at the thought of more glitchy transitions after iOS 7 slowed their handset down, but it's the opposite. iOS 7.1 is faster than iOS 7, bringing the...

  • Manfrotto Klyp case for iPhone review
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    Manfrotto Klyp case for iPhone review

    By 25 November 2013

    We all know that a lot of people use their iPhone for shooting video. The Apple smartphone's camera is one of the best on the market and when you add in the slow-mo feature on the iPhone 5S it's hard to beat from a smartphone. The trouble with all smartphones,...

  • Apple iOS 7 review
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    Apple iOS 7 review

    By 18 September 2013

    Apple's new operating system, iOS 7, is finally here. Designed by Apple senior VP of design, Jony Ive, it promises a brave new world for Apple users. It's one that ditches the so called "skeuomorphism" - where a design object represents itself by a real-world...

  • iOS 7 official, launching to iPhone 5, iPhone 4S and more on 18 September
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    iOS 7 official, launching to iPhone 5, iPhone 4S and more on 18 September

    By 10 September 2013

    Following a WWDC 2013 reveal, Apple is ready to ship iOS 7 to the masses. The company announced at today's media event in California that it will begin rolling out iOS 7 to iOS devices on 18 September. "iOS will quickly become the world's most popular...

  • Austerity drive towards iPhone 4 helps boost Apple market share in UK
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    Austerity drive towards iPhone 4 helps boost Apple market share in UK

    By 29 July 2013

    Budget phones are driving smartphone sales more than ever in the UK as our austerity drive continues.  New figures show that Apple has regained lost ground against Android thanks to strong sales of the iPhone 4 in Britain, while Nokia is also enjoying...

  • Thuraya SatSleeve satellite phone adaptor for iPhone review
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    Thuraya SatSleeve satellite phone adaptor for iPhone review

    By 2 July 2013

    When you're watching a movie and you see someone making a call from a far-flung location with a bulky-looking phone with a massive chunky pull-out antenna on the top, that's a satellite phone. They're interesting devices that communicate via orbiting...

  • iOS 7 release date and everything we know so far
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    iOS 7 release date and everything we know so far

    By 3 June 2013

    Update: We now have a proper complete exploration of iOS 7 for you to enjoy. Please head over to iOS 7 release date and everything you need to know to find out more.  Update: Apple announced iOS 7 at WWDC 2013 on Monday. Tim Cook, Apple's CEO, called...

  • Get an iPhone for 50p a day
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    Get an iPhone for 50p a day

    By 9 May 2013

    Carphone Warehouse is offering an iPhone deal that will cost you just 50p a day. Admittedly, it's just an 8GB iPhone 4, not a 4S or 5, but is still an iPhone, capable of running the thousands of apps on the iTunes App Store, and comes loaded with iOS...

  • Apple reforms warranty policies in China after huge public backlash
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    Apple reforms warranty policies in China after huge public backlash

    By 2 April 2013

    Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced warranty changes in China, following a large amount of public backlash in the country. Last week state-controlled media outlets, including China Central Television, criticised Apple for replacing iPhones in China with...

  • T-Mobile USA gets the iPhone 5 on 12 April, offers great new 'UnCarrier' plans with it
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    T-Mobile USA gets the iPhone 5 on 12 April, offers great new 'UnCarrier' plans with it

    By 26 March 2013

    The fourth-largest US carrier T-Mobile has finally announced availability of the iPhone 5, bringing it to customers stateside on 12 April. T-Mobile is the last of the big-four carriers to carry Apple's beloved handset, and in doing so, is offering a radically...

  • Otterbox Defender iPhone charger case pictures and hands-on
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    Otterbox Defender iPhone charger case pictures and hands-on

    By 9 January 2013

    Otterbox has developed the Defender: an iPhone 4 case that not only protects the Apple device but also doubles its battery life. Shown off at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, the Otterbox Defender doesn't look like it's got a 1450mAh li-ion battery...

  • Vodafone launches Nearly New price plan, get yourself a Samsung Galaxy S3 for free
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    Vodafone launches Nearly New price plan, get yourself a Samsung Galaxy S3 for free

    By 2 January 2013

    Vodafone has announced Nearly New, a scheme to allow those without bundles of cash to get some of the best smartphones out there without breaking the bank. It offers reduced monthly fees or one-off pay-as-you-go payments for pre-owned handsets. Phones...

  • Klyp iPhone cover comes with tripod and flash for improved camera experience
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    Klyp iPhone cover comes with tripod and flash for improved camera experience

    By 27 September 2012

    A new case for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S comes with a mini tripod and an LED light to turn your, let’s face it, amateur camera phone snaps into photos you can be proud of.  The Klyp accessory comes with two detachable adapter clips that secure the...

  • What's new in iOS 6?
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    What's new in iOS 6?

    By 12 September 2012

    Like some sort of technology powered magic roundabout, it's that time of year again: time for an update to Apple's iPhone operating system and now that the iPhone 5 has arrived we've got more details on iOS 6 than ever before. Apple iOS 6 review iOS 6...

  • More early iPad and iPhone prototype images emerge
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    More early iPad and iPhone prototype images emerge

    By 27 July 2012

    The court proceedings between Apple and Samsung have again thrown up more early prototype images of the iPad – complete with kickstand – but this time we also get an insight into what the iPhone 4 might have been, too.  From the images we can see...

  • Yellow Jacket iPhone 650K-volt stun gun case to start production
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    Yellow Jacket iPhone 650K-volt stun gun case to start production

    By 25 July 2012

    Mad or not, the Yellow Jacket stun gun case is to go into production. Posted on crowd funding site Indiegogo, the device is an iPhone 4/4S protector that also contains a 650K-volt stun gun, ready to send a significant, debilitating shock through the...

  • Best iPhone sports apps
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    Best iPhone sports apps

    By 20 July 2012

    Keeping tabs on your favourite team, driver, golfer or whatever other sport you follow, is much easier thanks to the smartphone. Now you can have a constant stream of stats and updates telling you just how badly or how well your team is doing. But the...

  • Best iPhone games: platformers
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    Best iPhone games: platformers

    By 10 July 2012

    Platform games form the backbone of retro gaming. Ask anyone, gamer or not, for the stereotypical image of a game and it will most likely be a platformer. Donkey Kong started it and now the iPhone is continuing that great tradition of aimlessly leaping...

  • Bonkers but brilliant, could this iPhone case be the sexiest yet?
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    Bonkers but brilliant, could this iPhone case be the sexiest yet?

    By 9 July 2012

    You know that phrase "only in Japan"? Well, it seems made to fit Yettide's Bathing Beauty iPhone 4/4S case. In fact, in a land where camera phones have been sold under the guise of "upskirt phones" (something that we've actually witnessed ourselves on...

  • iCloud will backup reminders and notes with iOS 6 update
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    iCloud will backup reminders and notes with iOS 6 update

    By 3 July 2012

    A beta version of iCloud for Apple’s iOS 6 has been previewed, revealing that iPhone and iPad users will be able to create, backup, edit and delete their reminders and notes on their PC or Mac computers with web versions of the applications. Developers...

  • HTC One X hit by iPhone 4-like grip of death?
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    HTC One X hit by iPhone 4-like grip of death?

    By 12 June 2012

    Bad news for HTC, as customers have been complaining about lag and Wi-Fi connection problems with the manufacturer's flagship One X handset. In something akin to déjà vu, some users maintain that these issues can be overcome by squeezing the phone in...

  • Best iPhone games: casual
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    Best iPhone games: casual

    By 28 May 2012

    Sometimes the best kind of apps are the ones you can just pick up and play. Instantaneous fun for the train, bus or any other boring situation, they are ideal time fillers to pull out of your pocket. Consider these guys the iPhone classics - easy to play,...

  • Hands-on: BubbleScope 360-degree iPhone camera accessory
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    Hands-on: BubbleScope 360-degree iPhone camera accessory

    By 11 May 2012

    An iPhone accessory that enables you to capture both 360-degree stills and video before sharing them online will soon be available. Pocket-lint saw the BubbleScope camera accessory in person at the Digital Summer event in London and - after years in the...

  • The Apple accessory that gives your iPhone a 5-inch screen
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    The Apple accessory that gives your iPhone a 5-inch screen

    By 7 March 2012

    If you are tired of wishing your iPhone 4S or iPod touch had a bigger screen, there is now a solution that promises to increase its size without having to wait for Apple to launch a new model. Called the Magnifier Stand for iPhone 4, the new accessory...

  • Best iPhone productivity apps
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    Best iPhone productivity apps

    By 9 February 2012

    So you have an iPhone. You like to consider yourself part of the modern internet connected world. But can you send an email while learning English? Or do your expenses and record a podcast? Only the best app users truly can. Getting quicker with your...