Live reports from Apple's iPhone event have confirmed that the latest phone is a 4S. The first Apple phone to have a dual-core processor and dual-core graphics, the phone also sports an 8 megapixel camera which operates at up to 60% faster than earlier iOS devices. Other announcements include Siri, a personal assistant app operated by voice; tell it to wake you at 6am and it will, a free iOS5 download available from October 12th and Find My Friends - an app which will provide Foursquare with some serious competition. Full details and live feed are available here.
Apple's iPhone event is taking place in Cupertino right now and I'm on the edge of my seat waiting for new of the new iPhone. Luckily, those nice folks at Mashable have a live blog commentary running here. Click now and don't miss a thing!
It's finally here - the day iPhone 5 is due to be announced. An Apple event will be held in Cupertino and all in attendance will no doubt be very impatient waiting for the major news. It seems like people are more excited by this version than ever before and experts have forecast the phone shattering all previous sales records. This will certainly be helped by the fact that the new iPhone will launch on more carriers simultaneously than any of its predecessors. Will you be waiting impatiently for the news? Bring it on!
It's the announcement that iOS fans the world over have been waiting for - Apple have announced an iPhone event to take place in Cupertino on October 4th. The long awaited iPhone 5 will finally be announced and fans can plan their strategy for release day. It's strongly suspected that a cheaper version of the iPhone 4 will also be on the cards. Countdown begins now...
So it looks like a date for the iPhone 5 has finally been decided - October 4th. However, this is the date the device is rumoured to be unveiled, not when it will be available. The release date hasn't been pinpointed more than "within a few weeks" of the announcement so bets are on as to the actual date. Will it be as quick as the iPad 2, which turned around in 9 days? Will it be another Friday launch, seeing as iPad 2 went so well? There's a poll going on at Mashable, pop over and place your vote!
Anyone who has seen Minority Report will have drooled over Tom Cruise's holographic computer equipment. This video shows a similar set up for an iPhone - a holographic keyboard which is projected onto a desk or similar surface. Ok, so it's not real and it probably won't be anytime soon but still, it looks pretty sweet. When someone finally releases one, I will be there!
There's only a month left until the much-discussed iPhone 5 is finally released onto the market. Ever since it's existence was first mentioned, there has been a lot of speculation about it's appearance, features and more. So much so that you've probably forgotten most of them. If you want a quick reminder, have a look at this video made by NowhereElse - it's a handy roundup of all the alleged iPhone 5 goodies. Let the countdown to the real thing begin..