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Apple halts sale of iPhone 4S in Chinese cities after scuffleupdated: Fri Jan 13 2012 14:30:00

Apple halted sales of its iPhone 4S in Beijing and Shanghai on Friday after scuffles broke out over a delayed launch of the device, sending a shopper hurling eggs at one of its stores in the capital.

iPhone celebrates fifth birthday -- How has it changed?updated: Tue Jan 10 2012 07:48:00

Gadget fans may be focused on the CES trade show this week, but there's something else notable going on today: It's the iPhone's fifth birthday.

Future of Appleupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 07:48:00

CNN's John King talks to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the future of Apple post-Steve Jobs.

Top 10 most bizarre tech stories of 2011updated: Thu Dec 29 2011 09:21:00

In 2011, the tech world saw the release of coveted devices such as the iPhone 4S and the Kindle Fire, along with such spectacular fails as BlackBerry's worldwide service outage and a hack that crippled Sony's PlayStation Network.

iPhone 4S carrier study: AT&T wins for data speed, Verizon for call reliabilityupdated: Mon Nov 21 2011 11:35:00

The iPhone 4S is available on three major carriers, leaving potential buyers to wonder whether AT&T, Verizon or Sprint is the better network choice.

The smartphone's smart mouthupdated: Wed Nov 09 2011 11:57:00

"Siri" on the iPhone 4S is poised to do a lot more, according to the one of its early backers. CNN's Dan Simon reports.

Apple: Siri is not coming to older devicesupdated: Wed Nov 09 2011 11:57:00

Smartphone owners hoping to talk to their iPhone 4 or 3GS about the weather, their schedule or the meaning of life appear to be out of luck.

Consumer Reports: No battery-life problems with iPhone 4Supdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 12:27:00

Despite complaints by some owners about underwhelming battery life, the iPhone 4S scored "very well" in tests of its battery performance by Consumer Reports, which gave the device its official blessing Tuesday.

When the iPhone's Siri takes the day offupdated: Fri Nov 04 2011 11:37:00

Apple's voice assistant took an extended coffee break on Thursday.

Introducing Apple's iPhone 4Supdated: Thu Nov 03 2011 11:19:00

Apple executive Phil Schiller launches the newest iPhone, the iPhone 4S.

iPhone battery fix coming 'in a few weeks'updated: Thu Nov 03 2011 11:19:00

Apple has acknowledged a problem with battery life on the iPhone 4S and other devices running its new operating system. The company says a software update coming "in a few weeks" will address the problem.

Battery life on the iPhone 4S: the new 'death grip'?updated: Tue Nov 01 2011 16:19:00

It all sounds eerily familiar. A new iPhone. Massive sales. Then, an apparent glitch that, while it doesn't affect everyone, is prevalent enough to irk customers and catch the eyes of tech journalists everywhere.

With facial recognition, Google pins hopes on Galaxy Nexusupdated: Wed Oct 19 2011 14:08:00

Apple gave you FaceTime. Now Google is countering with Face Unlock.

CNNMoney: Apple delivers the unexpectedupdated: Wed Oct 19 2011 14:03:00

If there were a quote that best describes the nature of the earnings season so far, it would be, "The obvious rarely happens. The unexpected constantly occurs."

The 5 biggest gripes so far about the iPhone 4Supdated: Wed Oct 19 2011 08:42:00

Nobody's perfect. And despite generally strong reviews and record early sales, the iPhone 4S is no exception.

CNNMoney: Apple sells record 4 million iPhonesupdated: Mon Oct 17 2011 10:14:00

Apple said Monday that it has sold more than 4 million iPhone 4S smartphones since its launch three days ago, setting a sales record for the device.

Seriously?! The iPhone 4Supdated: Mon Oct 17 2011 07:36:00

Erin Burnett wonders if iPhone fans want new features...or simply the latest must-have toy. Seriously?!

CNNMoney: Thousands around the world line up to buy iPhone 4Supdated: Fri Oct 14 2011 12:58:00

Throngs of Apple fans lined up in the wee hours Friday outside the company's flagship store in Manhattan to be among the first to get their hands on the new iPhone 4S.

Tech Check: BlackBerry jam, iPhone 4S, a Google minusupdated: Fri Oct 14 2011 12:49:00

On this week's Tech Check podcast, Doug Gross, John Sutter and Stephanie Goldberg lead off the conversation talking about this week's BlackBerry outage.

Buyers line up for iPhone 4S saleupdated: Fri Oct 14 2011 10:35:00

Apple fans -- including co-founder Steve Wozniak -- lined up on Friday morning for a chance to buy the iPhone 4S, the latest in the company's line of "Jesus Phones," which includes many under-the-hood improvements.

CNNMoney: AT&T, Verizon and Sprint iPhone 4S plans: Which is cheapest?updated: Wed Oct 12 2011 05:54:00

If you're getting the new iPhone 4S, you now have three options for wireless service: AT&T, Verizon and Sprint. Unfortunately, there's no app for choosing the right plan.

Why I'm swooning over Siri (she told me to)updated: Tue Oct 11 2011 09:58:00

In a matter of days, my phone will start talking back.

CNNMoney: Apple spikes on pre-order sales recordupdated: Mon Oct 10 2011 14:13:00

The tech media might be disappointed by the new iPhone 4S features, but apparently current and future customers can't wait to snap up Apple's latest smartphone.

CNNMoney: Apple is becoming ordinary -- and that's OKupdated: Wed Oct 05 2011 20:23:00

Apple's iPhone 4S announcement on Tuesday was surprisingly, well, normal.

Features of iPhone 4Supdated: Wed Oct 05 2011 19:30:00

Apple marketing SVP Phil Schiller explains the features of the new iPhone 4S.

Five reasons people are calling the iPhone 4S a dudupdated: Wed Oct 05 2011 19:30:00

Usually a cause for techno-euphoria, Apple's iPhone-a-palooza event on Tuesday had an unintended and unlikely effect: It made some corners of the Internet mad.

Samsung to file injunction against Apple for iPhone 4Supdated: Wed Oct 05 2011 06:31:00

Samsung Electronics announced plans Wednesday to file preliminary injunction motions in Paris and Milan, Italy, to block the sale of Apple's iPhone 4S there.

CNNMoney: Apple's big iPhone disappointmentupdated: Tue Oct 04 2011 16:42:00

Apple on Tuesday unveiled the new iPhone 4S, the fifth update to its iconic smartphone. But many investors and analysts were disappointed that the company didn't display a more radically redesigned iPhone 5.

Selling an old iPhone? Do it nowupdated: Fri Sep 30 2011 12:57:00

If you're looking to unload your current iPhone or other smartphone, now's the time. Beating the potentially millions of folks who will be buying a new iPhone and selling their old one could put more money in your pocket.

Plate of sushi may be an iPhone 5 spoilerupdated: Thu Sep 08 2011 11:02:00

This time, it only took a plate of tasty-looking raw fish to crank up the iPhone rumor machine.

Charges filed over leaked iPhone 4 prototypeupdated: Wed Aug 10 2011 14:56:00

Misdemeanor charges have been filed against the two men responsible for shopping around a lost iPhone 4 prototype to various websites before the iPhone 4 was officially unveiled, though no one from Gizmodo -- the site that eventually bought the prototype -- will be charged.

January: Verizon announces iPhone 4updated: Mon Jul 18 2011 10:53:00

Verizon and Apple unveil the iPhone 4 for Verizon Wireless.

iPhone 4 survives fall from skydiver's pocketupdated: Mon Jul 18 2011 10:53:00

Jarrod McKinney's iPhone 4 -- a notoriously fragile device -- cracked when his 2-year-old knocked it off a bathroom shelf.

Unlocked iPhone 4 now available in the U.S.updated: Tue Jun 14 2011 13:59:00

After offering an unlocked version of the iPhone overseas for some time, Apple has finally begun selling an unlocked version of the GSM iPhone 4 in the U.S.

Consumer Reports: White iPhone no bigger than black oneupdated: Mon May 02 2011 16:08:00

OK, this is getting ridiculous. Just about everything Apple does lately is ripe for drama, it seems.

Gasp! White iPhone 4 is thicker than black oneupdated: Fri Apr 29 2011 15:47:00

In the tech world, a fraction of a millimeter is enough space to to start an iPhone conversation.

Why the white iPhone 4 took so longupdated: Thu Apr 28 2011 16:41:00

On the day Apple debuted the oft-delayed white-colored iPhone 4, the company's marketing department gave a nod to the product's troubled history.

Forget iPhone 4 and 5. What about iPhone 6?!updated: Thu Apr 28 2011 15:13:00

If you're a mainstream Apple fan, you probably got all hot and bothered on Thursday when an e-mail hit your inbox saying the "amazing iPhone 4" is now available in white. Previously the phone only came in black, and tech blogs have been drooling over the possibility of this white whale of a phone for months.

CNNMoney: White iPhone 4 goes on sale Thursday -- reallyupdated: Thu Apr 28 2011 13:31:00

The white iPhone 4 can really, truly, finally be yours on Thursday.

CNNMoney: Eager buyers line up for white iPhoneupdated: Thu Apr 28 2011 13:05:00

Think the most anticipated iPhone 4 of 2011 was Verizon's? Bzzt.

Apple may fill its iPhone 5 vacuum with new Macs and an interim phoneupdated: Wed Apr 27 2011 08:30:00

Apple may be changing its usual iPhone update schedule to the fall, instead of a pre-summer launch in June/July -- the news has popped up multiple times, and a source familiar with Apple's plans has also confirmed it with Fast Company.

Report: White iPhone 4 will be out in weeksupdated: Thu Apr 14 2011 12:04:00

So, it might be a while before Apple fans can get their hands on the iPhone 5. But the elusive white iPhone 4 might finally be on the way.

Consumer Reports doesn't recommend Verizon iPhone 4updated: Fri Feb 25 2011 16:41:00

The iPhone 4 is now 0-for-2 with Consumer Reports.

Verizon iPhone 4 pre-orders sold outupdated: Fri Feb 04 2011 07:41:00

Verizon is no longer accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 4.

Cases that fit Verizon's iPhone 4 may be in short supplyupdated: Tue Jan 25 2011 10:18:00

Visit any Apple Store, or one of those phone-accessory kiosks in the mall, and you'll find a wide selection of iPhone 4 cases.

How to spend $1,000 on your Verizon iPhone without even tryingupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 18:39:00

Now that Verizon is about to start selling the iPhone 4, there's a lot of buyer's remorse in the air.

'Oldboy' director shoots new horror film on iPhone 4updated: Tue Jan 11 2011 08:41:00

South Korean filmmaker Park Chan-wook -- the director of 2003's critically acclaimed "Oldboy" -- says his new film was shot entirely on the iPhone.

Apple iPhone fix: Duct tapeupdated: Wed Dec 29 2010 05:31:00

Having reception trouble with the iPhone 4? Consumer Reports says the easiest fix may be a sliver of duct tape.

Smartphones battle the heat in viral videoupdated: Mon Nov 15 2010 13:38:00

Have you ever wondered which smartphone would last the longest when cooked like a hamburger? Us too.

White iPhone 4 delayed until springupdated: Wed Oct 27 2010 07:42:00

Stop me if you've heard this one before.

Review: Samsung's Windows Phone 7 packs intuitive, visual punchupdated: Thu Oct 21 2010 07:59:00

Windows Phone 7, Microsoft's complete do-over of its mobile operating system, is off to a promising start with the Samsung Focus.

Users ditch computers, TVs for smartphonesupdated: Thu Oct 21 2010 07:23:00

Matthew Callahan's laptop is sitting in its case, which is most likely where it will stay for the next nine months he's on the road.

Study: iPhone 4 more fragile than previous modelsupdated: Wed Oct 13 2010 10:18:00

The iPhone 4 may be an attractive gadget, but keeping it looking good can be a high-maintenance task.

Can Apple crack China with the iPhone 4?updated: Thu Sep 23 2010 23:26:00

The iPhone 4 is coming to China.

CNNMoney: Why all smartphones are $199updated: Sun Sep 05 2010 11:25:00

A hot new smartphone can be Incredible, Vibrant, Epic or just "eh," but no matter how it stacks up, it's a safe bet that it will start selling at $199.

Grab these hot iPhone 4 gamesupdated: Wed Sep 01 2010 10:18:00

If you've picked up Apple's iPhone 4, you're probably aware of the new features that can benefit gamers on the go: a higher-resolution display, an integrated gyroscope to complement the accelerometer (for six-axis motion control), longer battery life and faster Wi-Fi.

CNNMoney: Droid 2 and BlackBerry Torch: The anti-iPhone launchesupdated: Thu Aug 12 2010 15:48:00

The Motorola Droid 2 and the BlackBerry Torch went on sale Thursday -- and the demand for the two new top-of-the-line smartphones was decidedly un-iPhone like.

A new 'indie' genre: iPhone 4 filmmakingupdated: Tue Aug 10 2010 08:06:00

Ryan Gonzalez really wanted to make a music video for his first solo album -- but like many independent artists, he had no budget.

First iPhone 4 'jailbreak' posted onlineupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 10:16:00

A well-known hacker on Sunday posted the first "jailbreak" for the iPhone 4.

iPhone uncensored: Jailbreaks now legalupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 10:16:00

iPhone owners can now legally jailbreak their phones. CNN.com's John Sutter explains jailbreaking and the recent changes.

Apple fixes its signal bars: Does it matter?updated: Tue Jul 27 2010 15:20:00

Under fire for iPhone 4 problems, Apple has distributed an iPhone/iPad operating system update designed to display more accurate signal bars indicating wireless network strength.

App required for free iPhone 4 caseupdated: Fri Jul 23 2010 14:38:00

Want to get a free iPhone 4 case?

Apple: White iPhone 4 delayed againupdated: Fri Jul 23 2010 10:44:00

If you're holding off on the iPhone 4 so you can get a white one, you'll have to wait a little longer.

Handset world: Don't speak for us, Steve Jobsupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 10:34:00

It may be true that no cell phone is perfect, but the handset world isn't taking too kindly to Apple CEO Steve Jobs' public assertion that other smartphones suffer from the same antenna and signal problems that have been widely reported regarding the iPhone 4.

Apple's iPhone 4 reception fixupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 10:34:00

CEO Steve Jobs announces Apple will offer free cases to reduce a reception problem on the iPhone 4.

Apple offers free cases for iPhone 4 reception problemupdated: Fri Jul 16 2010 20:38:00

After a presentation saying the iPhone 4's reception problems have been "blown way out of proportion," Apple CEO Steve Jobs said Friday that all owners will receive free cases to fix the issue.

Apple: Free cases to iPhone 4 usersupdated: Fri Jul 16 2010 20:38:00

Steve Jobs says iPhone 4 complaints have been blown out of proportion and offers cases as a solution to reception issues.

Bumper and all, Consumer Reports still doesn't recommend iPhone 4updated: Fri Jul 16 2010 18:23:00

Does a free case fix all the iPhone 4's problems?

Jobs: 'We're human, we make mistakes'updated: Fri Jul 16 2010 18:23:00

The Apple CEO fires back at press outlets, saying iPhone 4 problems were "blown out of proportion."

CNNMoney: Apple offers free cases and full iPhone 4 refundsupdated: Fri Jul 16 2010 15:59:00

At its highly anticipated press conference, Apple said Friday that iPhone 4 owners would get a free case to prevent the "death grip" that causes the smart phone's signal to drop dramatically when held a certain way.

Exploring iPhone 4 issuesupdated: Fri Jul 16 2010 13:24:00

CNN's Jim Boulden reports on the various issues with Apple's iPhone 4.

Apple's iPhone briefing is underwayupdated: Fri Jul 16 2010 13:24:00

After a decade of hit products that made Apple the cutting-edge darling of the mobile and computing world, the rollout of the iPhone 4 has been an atypical and ugly scratch on the company's glowing image.

CNNMoney: IPhone signal bar fix shows AT&T's weak spotsupdated: Thu Jul 15 2010 17:26:00

Two weeks ago, Apple promised it would soon issue a fix for the "totally wrong" software formula it has been using for three years to display the iPhone's signal strength. Apple on Thursday released the iOS 4.0.1 update with a fix for the bug. We immediately dove in.

CNNMoney: Apple plans iPhone 4 announcement on Fridayupdated: Thu Jul 15 2010 16:34:00

Two weeks after a "stunned" Apple announced to the world that it had found a major software glitch in the iPhone's signal-strength display, Apple plans to hold a press conference to discuss the iPhone 4.

CNNMoney: Put some duct tape on Apple stockupdated: Thu Jul 15 2010 12:58:00

Apple finds itself in an unusual position: It's not popular with customers or investors right now.

What Apple must do to stop the iPhone 4 bleedingupdated: Wed Jul 14 2010 18:13:00

It'd be an understatement to say that this has been a terrible week for Apple, and we haven't even reached the halfway point.

The summer of the smartphone shortageupdated: Tue Jul 13 2010 11:19:00

I can't tell you how many people I've talked to this summer who have told me that they had finally made their decision to get a new smartphone only to have their plans thwarted when they got to the store and their well-researched choice was unavailable.

CNNMoney: Consumer Reports won't recommend iPhone 4updated: Mon Jul 12 2010 13:05:00

Influential product review magazine Consumer Reports said Monday it will not recommend Apple's new iPhone 4 to consumers because of reception problems.

Watch the iPhone 4 lose receptionupdated: Fri Jul 02 2010 13:34:00

CNN's Dan Simon puts the iPhone 4 to the test after hearing reports of the phones losing reception if held the wrong way.

Apple admits iPhone 4 reception issues, says fix is comingupdated: Fri Jul 02 2010 13:34:00

After initially dismissing the reports about the iPhone 4 antenna reception issue, Apple has officially admitted it exists, promising a software fix in a couple of weeks. There's a catch, though.

Leak shows Apple's spin on iPhone 4 flawsupdated: Thu Jul 01 2010 11:08:00

According to documents leaked to Boy Genius Report, AppleCare representatives are being given a strong company line to deliver to unhappy iPhone 4 owners who complain about reception issues.

iPhone 4's gyroscope may redefine mobile gamingupdated: Wed Jun 30 2010 12:57:00

One of the first devices to popularize touchscreens and motion controls as modern gaming staples, Apple's iPhone helped make interactive entertainment accessible to millions.

iPhone 4 breaks 1.7 million in sales, Apple saysupdated: Mon Jun 28 2010 11:37:00

Apple announced Monday the iPhone 4 sold more than 1.7 million units in the three days after its Thursday launch, far outstripping opening sales for previous generations of the phone.

Apple on iPhone complaints: You're holding it wrongupdated: Fri Jun 25 2010 17:32:00

Hours after its iPhone 4 went on sale to excited crowds Thursday, Apple found itself responding to complaints that holding the phone by its metal edge causes mobile reception to suffer.

With iPhone 4 excitement come complaintsupdated: Fri Jun 25 2010 15:48:00

As iPhone 4 buyers prepared to unbox their new smartphones on Thursday morning, some screamed with joy. Others trumpeted vuvuzelas.

Lines can't keep iReporters from iPhone 4updated: Fri Jun 25 2010 15:48:00

iReporters waited in massive lines to get their hands on Apple's new iPhone 4.

CNNMoney: Where old iPhones go to dieupdated: Fri Jun 25 2010 15:16:00

In the wake of Thursday's iPhone 4 launch frenzy lies as trail of unloved, no-longer-needed iPhones cast off by owners trading up for the shiny new model.

CNNMoney: Thousands flock for iPhone 4 debutupdated: Thu Jun 24 2010 16:12:00

They call it the Jesus Phone, and the scene outside Apple's New York City flagship store did have something of the air of a religious event on Thursday.

CNNMoney: Wal-Mart, Best Buy, RadioShack: No iPhone 4 for walk-insupdated: Thu Jun 24 2010 15:21:00

IPhone seekers hoping to avoid days-long lines thought they'd have an ace in the hole: retail outlets other than Apple's stores. Apple partner AT&T warned potential buyers that it wouldn't have inventory for walk-in buyers until next week, but Wal-Mart, Best Buy and RadioShack all announced plans to have "limited" supplies available Thursday for shoppers who didn't pre-order the iPhone 4.

Apple's iPhone 4 hits stores Thursdayupdated: Thu Jun 24 2010 12:03:00

After lining up for hours, or sometimes days, Apple fanatics on Thursday morning started to get their hands on the iPhone 4, the latest gizmo in that company's line of trend-setting smartphones.

Smart ways to ditch your old phoneupdated: Wed Jun 23 2010 11:54:00

Whether they're waiting in line Thursday for a new iPhone 4 or grabbing other recent smartphone offerings such as the Droid Incredible or Microsoft's Kin, plenty of folks will be saying goodbye to their old phones in coming days.

Man camps out a week early for iPhone 4updated: Wed Jun 23 2010 11:44:00

A Texas man set up camp in front of an Apple store a week early in order to be first in line for the new iPhone.

How to get an iPhone 4 without the lineupdated: Wed Jun 23 2010 11:44:00

One week ago, on June 16, an unemployed man pitched a tent outside an Apple Store in Dallas, Texas, hoping to be among the first people to buy the iPhone 4, which doesn't go on sale in stores until Thursday.

CNNMoney: You can still get an iPhone 4 on Thursdayupdated: Tue Jun 22 2010 16:39:00

Didn't -- or couldn't -- pre-order an iPhone 4, but still want one on Thursday, the first day it goes on sale? Get in line. Now.

Is AT&T ready for the iPhone 4?updated: Thu Jun 17 2010 08:11:00

With the launch of the iPhone 4 a week away, potential consumers are wondering if AT&T's wireless network is up to the task of handling what is expected to be another record-breaking launch for the latest version of the popular iPhone.

CNNMoney: AT&T suspends iPhone pre-orders, Apple apologizesupdated: Wed Jun 16 2010 12:57:00

AT&T suspended pre-orders for Apple's new iPhone 4 on Wednesday, after a deluge of orders overwhelmed its systems.

CNNMoney: IPhone 4 stampede tramples AT&Tupdated: Tue Jun 15 2010 19:16:00

Customers eager to buy Apple's new iPhone 4 experienced massive and widespread difficulties when attempting to pre-order the smart phone on Tuesday, the day it went on sale.

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