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Nearly all Kiwi adults to own a smartphone in 2016
The equivalent of 2,543,173 people aged 18+ now have a smartphone, with research showing 92% of adults will own a smartphone in the the next 12 months
23 Nov 15
Hands-on review: Olloclip 4-in-1 Photo Lens for iPhone
If you want to dump the digital camera and just travel with one device, you’ll need some help in the lense department.
23 Oct 15
Kickstarter for wireless iPhone charger gains momentum
A start-up specialising in wireless iPhone charging has received funding of $10,000 in two days.
09 Oct 15
Top tips to secure your new iPhone
Security advice on how to keep your Apple iDevice, and the data stored on it, safe.
05 Oct 15
iPhone sales surge past 13 million in first weekend
Sales of Apple’s new iPhone models are breaking records according to Apple, which says it sold 13 million new iPhones in the three days after launch.
29 Sep 15
Kiwi iPhone demand running high as 6s, 6s Plus break records
Apple says its new iPhone models are smashing global records - and they're in hot demand in New Zealand too, with demand outstripping supply.
29 Sep 15
Spark confirms new iPhone plans
Spark has confirmed when consumers will be able to purchase the recently announced iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.
18 Sep 15
Vodafone confirms dates for iPhone 6s and 6s Plus availability
“We are delighted that our customers will be amongst the first in the world to get their hands on the brilliant iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus."
14 Sep 15
Everything Apple has told us about the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus
“The only thing that has changed with iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus is everything,” says Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing.
10 Sep 15
Android to remain dominant OS as mobile phone market slows
IDC says that despite Apple’s continued success with its variants of the iPhone, it will be challenged to take Android share.
26 Aug 15
6th Gen iPod touch: First impressions
There have since been numerous iPod revisions. Now Apple has launched their latest refresh. Here are my first impressions.
04 Aug 15
Cheap smartphones dominating handset race
Smartphones will account for 95% of handset sales by 2020 - and it's not the expensive flagship models leading the way.
21 Jul 15
An iPhone controlled BBQ?? Are you kidding????
Green Mountain Grill sports a Wi-Fi access point and is iPhone controlled. It's an improbable combo, but in use it worked well.
26 May 15
Did Apple accidentally leak the iPhone 6c?
A photo of a mystery phone on the Apple website has the tech world up in arms about a rumoured iPhone 6c.
25 May 15
Apple earnings soar
Apple has set new second quarter records posting quarterly revenue of $58 billion and quarterly net profit of 13.6 billion.
29 Apr 15
Hands on review: iPhone Data Recovery App
The hardware may be state of the art, the software well designed, but the meat-ware (that’s us) is more often than not both stupid and forgetful.
22 Apr 15
On the Case: Book Book for the iPhone 6+
Religion aside, I quickly became attached to the BookBook. Where protective cases are a necessary evil, the BookBook ticks all the right boxes.
20 Apr 15
Hands on review: Logitech K480 Bluetooth smartphone keyboard
"The sad fact is that entering text on a phone sized on-screen keyboard is about as much fun as a DIY root canal surgery."
24 Feb 15
An in-depth Look at the New iPhone 6
We look closer at the hot selling iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus phones from Apple
30 Jan 15
Apple about ready to push Samsung off the smartphone leaders board
Strong sales of Apple’s latest round of smartphones are pushing Samsung Electronics as the world’s top seller of smartphones.
27 Jan 15
Men dig hole in wall, steal $300,000 worth of iPhones
AppleInsider has reported that three man currently stand accused of stealing 240 iPhone 6 units, after digging a 50 centimeter hole through the wall of a warehouse.
19 Jan 15
Xiaomi topples the iPhone 6 and 6+ with the new Edge Mi Note
As slick and as technically proficient as these phones are, they will not be the last in a line of iPhone 6-beating phones.
16 Jan 15
New app makes exploring Eastland easier
Tourism Eastland has developed a new app to make it easier to explore that part of New Zealand
09 Jan 15
Smartphone fakes fail at the border
Smartphones and other electronic goods were among the most common fakes intercepted by New Zealand Customs in 2014, with Customs warning counterfeit electronics could be dangerous.
08 Jan 15