• 11184 stories APPLE

1 day ago
Apple served with search warrant over Texas church shooting

San Francisco, Nov 20 (IANS) Luxury US tech-giant Apple has been served with a search warrant for access to an iPhone SE which was used by the gunman who killed 27 people in a Texas church, the media reported. The gunman Devin Patrick Kelley, 26, walked into the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs on November 5 and opened fire. He later killed himself. According to a San A...

2 days ago
Tesla launches powerbank at $45

San Francisco, Nov 19 (IANS) Electric car maker Tesla has released a powerbank that can charge Android phone or iPhone on the go. The device, priced at $45, comes with with USB, microUSB and Apple lightning connections. It uses a single 18650 cell with 3,350mAh capacity that's also found in its Model S and X electric vehicles, Engadget.com reported on Saturday. It was designed af...

2 days ago
Xiaomi becomes 5th largest smartphone brand in Russia

Moscow, Nov 19 (IANS) Chinese smartphone player Xiaomi has become the fifth largest smartphone brand in Russia during Q3 2017, according to the latest research from Counterpoint's Market Monitor service. Xiaomi grew by 325 per cent YoY and was the fastest growing smartphone brand in Russia in both online as well as offline sales, the Associate Director at Counterpoint Research (Counterpo...

3 days ago
Apple's first VP of inclusion and diversity leaves after 6 months

San Francisco, Nov 18 (IANS) Denise Young Smith, who joined Apple in May as its first Vice President of inclusion and diversity, will leave the company at the end of the year. We deeply believe that diversity drives innovation, an Apple spokesperson was quoted as saying by TechCrunch. Christie Smith will replace Young Smith to take over the position next year. He had spent 17 ye...

3 days ago
Apple postpones launch of HomePod speaker until 2018

San Francisco, Nov 18 (IANS) Apple has delayed the launch of its smart home speaker HomePod until 2018 and reportedly said that it needed more time to work on it. We can't wait for people to experience HomePod, Apple's breakthrough wireless speaker for the home, but we need a little more time before it's ready for our customers, The Verge quoted an Apple spokesperson as saying late Frida...

4 days ago
'iPhone X' now available on Airtel's online store

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Friday announced the availability of fresh stocks of Apples super premium iPhone X on its online store. iPhone X costs Rs 89,000 for the 64GB variant while the 256GB version comes for Rs 102,000. The device was made available on the store, starting 8 p.m. The first batch of the iPhone X on Airtel's online store was sold out within minutes...

6 days ago
Delhi collects Rs 787cr environment cess, spends nil, puts onus on Centre

New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday blamed the Centre for blocking projects as an RTI query revealed that the Kejriwal government did not spend even a paisa out of the Rs 787 crore it collected as environment cess since January 1 this year. As the capital city grappled with dangerously high pollution levels, the Right to Information (RTI) query on Wednesday fo...

6 days ago
Australians cheer overwhelming 'yes' to same-sex marriage

Canberra, Nov 15 (IANS) Rainbow flags fluttered and champagne corks flew into the air amid tears of joy during celebrations across Australia on Wednesday following a resounding yes vote in the same-sex marriage postal survey. Large public gatherings in major cities, including Sydney and Melbourne, saw marriage proposals with people turning up in wedding dresses as the country learned tha...

7 days ago
Suffering from diabetes? Stick to these fruits

New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Diabetes has come to be one of the most dreaded offshoots of modern and hectic lifestyles. In such cases, fruits play a major role and can go a long way in helping a diabetes patients condition from worsening. Mehar Rajput, Nutritionist at FITPASS and Sonia Narang, Nutritionist and Wellness Expert at Oriflame India, list down the fruits and their hidden benefi...

7 days ago
Must carry essentials for mommies to be while going out

New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) During pregnancy not only is your body changing but your hormones are alsosurging, and in many ways you're more susceptible to health and hygiene issues. But there are plenty of things you can do to make your journey as safe and enjoyable as possible and to prepare for what's to come, say experts. Here's a list of must carry essentials suggested by Vikas Bagaria...

8 days ago
3D mask fools Apple iPhone X's Face ID

New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Using a composite 3D-printed mask, a team of Vietnamese researchers claims to have fooled Apple's Face ID authentication system in the super-premium iPhone X, stressing that face recognition is not mature enough to guarantee security for smartphones. At an iPhone X launch event recently, Apple's Senior Vice President Phil Schiller claimed that Face ID can disting...

8 days ago
Protect your skin from air pollution

New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) The skin has defensive mechanisms that help fight free radicals that exist in polluted air by secreting fats and oils called lipids that act as a barrier against these pollutants. To strengthen this mechanism there are certain tips that one should follow to ward off skin diseases, say experts. Mohit Narang who is AVON Skincare expert and also one of the leading C...

8 days ago
Google begins shipping wireless Pixel Buds

San Francisco, Nov 13 (IANS) Google has started shipping the initial batch of Pixel Buds which is the company's maiden attempt at making wireless headphones. Pixel Buds -- set to take on Apple AirPods -- were unveiled alongside the flagship Pixel 2 XL and Pixel 2 smartphones and Google Home smart speakers in October for $159. Google seems to be making good on that promise as some...

9 days ago
Sushil to take part in wrestling nationals

New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Star grappler Sushil Kumar on Sunday confirmed his participation in the National Wrestling Championship at Indore from November 15. The double Olympic medalist will represent Railways. I am currently in my best shape mentally and physically and have started enjoying wrestling on competitive level. Wrestling fans will see a re-energised Sushil Kumar at ...

10 days ago
Michelin-starred Chef Vikas Khanna returns to alma mater with culinary museum

New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Here's one man who can't just sit still: He runs a hugely-successful fine diner in New York, his auction of a 16 kg tome on Indian cuisine raised Rs 30 lakh that will go to feeding 200,000 underprivileged children, and he scored a hat-trick at Cannes with the premier of a documentary on his journey from Amritsar to the Big Apple. Now, Michelin-starred Chef Vikas Khanna re...

10 days ago
Motorola makes a strong comeback in US

New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Motorola made a significant comeback in the US in the third quarter this year, almost doubling its volumes and market share annually and was the fastest growing brand, Counterpoint Research said on Saturday. The US smartphone shipments remained flat during the third quarter. Moto, ZTE and LG registered strong gains and Verizon remained the largest smartphone sale...

10 days ago
Alibaba' Singles Day fest fetches $12bn in two hours

Shanghai, Nov 11 (IANS) Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on Saturday announced the sale of about $12 billion worth goods within two hours of launch of its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival. Nearly $11.9 billion worth of total Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) (sales in dollar value of goods sold over a certain period) was generated within the first two hours of the shopping festival, Alibaba G...

10 days ago
Working with Blunt was 'dream' for Vogel

Los Angeles, Nov 11 (IANS) Screenwriter Michael Vogel says working with actress Emily Blunt in fantasy animation film My Little Pony was a dream come true moment for him. One of the great things about working on 'My Little Pony' through the years is we've had so many amazing actresses and so many amazing people be a part of the show, Vogel said in a statement. Those women and me...

11 days ago
Probe Jayant Sinha, but also probe Jay Shah: Yashwant Sinha

New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) Senior BJP leader and former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha on Friday said that all politicians whose names crop up in the Paradise Papers -- including that of his son Jayant Sinha -- must be probed, as also should the alleged spike in turnover of BJP chief Amit Shahs son Jay Shahs company. My request to the government is that the politicians whose names have crop...

11 days ago
'My Little Pony': Cute and colourful

Film: My Little Pony; Director: Jayson Thiessen; Cast: Emily Blunt, Chenoweth, Liev Schreiber, Sia, Michael Pena, Taye Diggs, Uzo Aduba and Zoe Saldana; Rating: **1/2 This 2D animated musical fantasy is based on the television series My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic that was developed in 2010, as the relaunch of the Hashbro toy 'My Little Pony'. Set in Equestria -- a universe ...

All rights reserved for the news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.