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Apple settles woman in millions after tech repair staff shares her personal iPhone photos

An Oregon-based woman filed a lawsuit against Apple Inc after her personal iPhone photos were leaked online by the company’s tech repair staff, the company ended up paying millions. The incident occurred five years ago when an iPhone user from Oregon who remains unnamed sent her malfunctioning phone for repair to a recognized repair contractor […]

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Brazil fines Apple $2 million for not including charging adapter with iPhone 12 series

Tech giant Apple has been fined $2 million in Brazil for not including chargers with the iPhone 12 series. Procon-SP, a Brazilian consumer protection regulator fined Apple for “misleading advertising, selling a device without the charger and unfair terms.” The agency last year questioned Apple saying that the iPhone maker didn’t demonstrate the environmental gain […]

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Man sues Apple after his iPhone X exploded in his pocket, causing second-degree burns

An Australian man is suing Apple after an iPhone X exploded in his pocket, causing second-degree burns. Melbourne-based Robert De Rose claims that he has reported the issue to Apple but has received no response from the tech giant. De Rose wants to get compensated for the injury and the loss he faced due to […]

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Woman receives Apple flavoured drink instead of Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max ordered online

A woman in China ordered an Apple iPhone but ended up receiving an apple-flavoured drink instead. The Shanghai woman with surname Liu reportedly received a bottle of apple-flavoured yogurt drink inside the box of an iPhone 12 Pro Max (256 GB) which she had ordered online. Liu had paid USD $1,500 for the Apple product. […]

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Apple warns of magnets in iPhone 12 interfering with pacemakers

Apple is warning customers that its smartphones could interfere with medical devices, including pacemakers. In a notice published on Apple’s support page Saturday, the company expanded upon previously issued safety information, warning users that iPhones contain magnets and radios that emit electromagnetic fields, both of which “may interfere” with medical devices such as implanted pacemakers […]

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iPhone Factory Violence: Apple puts Taiwanese contract manufacturer on probation over lapses in payment of wages to workers

Apple Inc has placed supplier Wistron Corp on probation, saying on Saturday it would not award the Taiwanese contract manufacturer new business until it addressed the way workers were treated at its southern India plant. Early findings of an Apple audit in the wake of violence at the Wistron plant in India’s Karnataka state showed […]

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Delivery executive steals 14 iPhone 12 Pro Max to live the life of his dreams

A delivery executive in China stole 14 units of iPhone 12 Pro Max. The price of these phones is estimated to be CNY 180,000 or USD$ 27,421. Tang was given the job of delivering iPhone 12 Pro Max from a company called Meituan-Dianping. The iPhone units had to be delivered to an Apple Authorised Reseller. […]

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Apple to pay $113 million to settle claims for slowing down older iPhones

Apple will pay US$ $113 million to settle the allegations that it slowed down older iPhones. Millions of people were affected when the models of iPhone 6 and 7 and SE were slowed down in 2016 in a scandal that was dubbed batterygate. Apple declined allegations but, it has previously said the phones were slowed […]

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Man who sold his KIDNEY to buy iPhone 4 and iPad2 in 2011 is bedridden and needs dialysis to survive

Every time Apple Inc launches a new product, jokes and memes about selling kidney to purchase their products reappear. But now this joke has turned into a reality. A man in China in 2011 got his kidney removed to buy an iPhone 4 and an iPad2. The man named Wang Shangkun was 17 in 2011. […]

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iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 12 Mini tipped to launch on October 13

The new Apple iPhone 12 launch date, variants, and storage configurations were revealed by tipster Jon Prosser. The upcoming iPhone models are expected to be launched at an event on October 13. Interestingly, the tipster claims. Prosser confirmed the launch of iPhone 12 mini, claiming that it is the final marketing name. The ‘mini’ moniker first […]

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Apple to launch its online store in India on September 23

Apple Inc to launch its online store in India on September 23, the iPhone maker said on Friday, coinciding with the country’s holiday season that brings some of the biggest sales for retailers every year. Apple sells its products in India through third-party vendors and e-commerce operators such as Amazon.com Inc’s Indian unit and Walmart […]

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Apple rumored to launch four variants of new iPhone 12

It’s time of the year when rumors and speculations of the new iPhone leak. In reports this year’s iPhone 12 is suppose to be the fist 5G iPhone. The new phone is expected to come in four variants. The entry level iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max/Plus,  iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. This […]