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Apple’s iOS 7 now powers 74% of North American iPhones

Just three months after its release, Apple’s latest mobile operating system is responsible for 74 percent of the internet traffic originating from iOS 7 devices in the U.S. and Canada versus 22 percent for iOS 6, new web analytics data suggests.

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iOS 7 now powers 3 out of 4 Apple devices

Apple started serving iOS 7 on Sept. 18, and shipped the operating system on its fall wave of new products, including the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C — which went on sale later that month — and the iPad Air and Retina-equipped iPad Mini that reached retail last month.

Apple buys Topsy for at least $200M to get deep access to Twitter

Apple has acquired Topsy, a social media analytics company that analyzes a range of data from Twitter, according to a Wall Street Journal report.

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Apple files patent for Touch ID sensor found in iPhone 5s

The United States Patent & Trademark Office on Thursday published an Apple patent application covering the electronic packaging and sapphire lens of the company’s new Touch ID fingerprint sensors.

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iOS 7: A Rendezvous with next generation Apple Mobile OS

At last the latest iteration of mobile OS from Apple has come out bringing along with it a gamut of applications and a host of changes. After a long period of anticipation the Apple IOS 7 is here. So are you ready for the app?

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iOS 7

If you are concerned about the update process, I would like to share the compatibility list which will help you in upgrading this latest iteration. The new iOS 7 is a graphic heavy beast which requires some amount of serious processing. Through the following lines of this post you will have a gist of devices which are compatible with the new operating system.

Apple reveals iPad Air, iPad Mini with Retina screen, new Macs and OS X Mavericks

Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage in San Francisco Tuesday to talk about “a lot”: New iPads, new Macs and the latest version of OS X — plus a lot of premium apps that are now free.

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Apple set to unveil new iPad

Apple is hosting an event in San Francisco on Tuesday, where it is widely expected the company will announce a new lineup of iPad tablets.

The company will likely reveal two iPad models: the standard version with a thinner, lighter design, faster processing chips and a better camera; and a new iPad Mini that will boast a sharper Retina display.

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Apple Tests iPhone Screens as Large as Six Inches

As Apple Inc. AAPL +0.22% prepares tounveil both a new high-end iPhone and a cheaper version for the first time next week, it is already working on something bigger.

Apple iPhone 5S release

Apple iPhone 5S release

 

The electronics giant has begun evaluating a plan to offer iPhones with screens ranging from 4.8 inches to as high as 6 inches, people familiar with the matter say. That would be a sizable leap from the 4-inch screen of the iPhone 5 released last year, and, at the upper end, would be one of the largest on the market.

Apple iPhone 5S parts for sale, starting at $250

With an Apple (AAPL) iPhone special event expected in a week, photos and videos of new iPhone parts are popping up all over the Web. A YouTube search Tuesday morning for the term iPhone 5S returned more than 84,000 hits.

But ask around about the business of buying and selling unfinished Apple parts — upon which the company keeps a famously tight lid — and the name that comes up more than any other this summer is Sonny Dickson.