talhaismail

15 year old freelancer journalist, with a knack for Android hacking, and Movies. Muslim.


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KitKat Rises To 5.3% Of All Devices, Jellybean Drops To 61.4%

kitkat2According to latest data from Google, Android KitKat now runs on 5.3% of all Android tablets and phones, while Jelly Bean has had a minor drop to 61.4%. As for older versions, 14.3% are still on Ice Cream Sandwich, a measly 0.1% on Honeycomb, 13.8% on Gingerbread, and 1.1% are on good ‘ol Froyo. Read More

Microsoft Pays Apple 30% For Office 365 Sold On iPad

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In a report by re/code, it has been confirmed that Microsoft pays Apple 30% of the revenue it generates from subscriptions on its newly released Microsoft Office Apps on the iPad. Read More

Apple Sells 500 Millionth iPhone

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It has been almost 7 years since the first ever iPhone made its way into the hands of customers in 2007. Today, Apple has sold their 500 millionth iPhone, according to a report by Forbes. Read More

VAT On Digital Downloads In UK – Price Of Apps And Content Could Rise by 20%

appstoreThere is currently a tax loophole that allows users in the United Kingdom to download and use music, Apps, and books without complying to their Value Added Tax (VAT) policy, and instead adhering to significantly lower International tax policies. Read More

iOS 7.1 Jailbroken On iPhone 4 with Evasi0n [VIDEO]

With the release of iOS 7.1, the popular Jailbreak tool Evasi0n was rendered useless. Apple patched up loopholes in its OS that allowed users to earlier use Evasi0n and exploit their devices to run unsigned code. Read More

Tim Cook Bashes New Apple Book, Calls It “Nonsense”

Apple New BookIn a statement given to CNBC, Tim Cook completely bashed the new Apple book, titled “Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs”:

This nonsense belongs with some of the other books I’ve read about Apple. It fails to capture Apple, Steve, or anyone else in the company. Apple has over 85,000 employees that come to work each day to do their best work, to create the world’s best products, to put their mark in the universe and leave it better than they found it. This has been the heart of Apple from day one and will remain at the heart for decades to come. I am very confident about our future.

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Facebook Announces Public Beta for Messenger App on Android

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If you’ve ever wanted to stay ahead of others, and help make the Facebook Messenger App better in all possible ways, then Facebook has something for you. Facebook announced today that they would be offering a public beta of their Messenger for Android App. It will allow a broader range of people to test out newer and possibly buggy versions of Facebook messenger and report bugs, so that they may be fixed before the actual release. The advantage is that they will get to experience new features before everyone else, possibly even features that won’t make it to the final release. Read More

Apple Brings Back 16 GB iPad 4 for $399; iPad 2 Discontinued

ipad4Apple discontinued the 3rd and 4th generation iPads after the release of their iPad Air device, but now it seems they are having second thoughts, as the iPad 4 has just made its way back to the Apple Store. Read More

WhatsApp VOIP Call Screenshots Leak

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Italian iPhone blog iPhoneItalia has posted screenshots of what seems to be an upcoming VOIP call feature of WhatsApp. Read More

iOS 8 Screenshot Leak, Shows 4 New Apps

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Screenshots of Apple’s upcoming update, iOS 8, were leaked on Chinese Twitter equivalent, Weibo. The screenshots show that iOS 8 will be very similar to iOS 7 in terms of visuals and design. The screenshot shows 4 new Apps included by default: Healthbook, TextEdit, Preview, and Tips. Read More