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Would you buy an iPhone if Apple doubled the price?

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Image: David Gewirtz’ dark and disturbing nightmares At $651, the average price of an iPhone is well above the worldwide $208 average cost of an Android smartphone. Last year, my wife and I bought two top-of-the-line 128GB iPhone 6s Plus models, along with AppleCare. We knew what we were getting ...

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OLED iPhone 8 will be an expensive gamble for Apple

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Image: CNET As the iPhone approaches being 10 years old, Apple is looking to inject some “Wow!” into its smartphone line with a high-end OLED iPhone 8. But for Apple it’s an expensive gamble. Must read: Apple won’t do what’s needed to save the iPad The Internet of Things 10 ...

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What wireless charging would mean to the iPhone

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Apple has a long history of hanging back and embracing standards with a big splash. One example was USB, the now-ubiquitous connector that got off to a slow start before Apple began supporting it in the iMac. Another was Wi-Fi, a prevalent standard that once competed for consumer adoption with ...

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IFROGZ Impulse Wireless headphones are worth every penny

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Bluetooth headphones aren’t a new accessory category created by Apple’s decision to remove the headphone jack from the iPhone 7. What was created, however, was a market for inexpensive wireless headphones that don’t cost hundreds of dollars. Even Apple’s own offerings, both through its Beats brand and under the Apple ...

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Cook offers clues to Apple's AR strategy

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High-end cameras, such as those found on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, would be crucial to bringing AR to the iPhone. A recent interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook has offered up some interesting tidbits on how Apple will approach the subject of AR (Augmented Reality). Must read: ...

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