UPDATE: Google apologises over Android ‘urinating’ on Apple logo

2015-04-24 16:07

An image of an Android bot urinating on an Apple logo in Google Maps is causing a stir online.

Apple Watch refuses to give up its secrets

2015-04-24 12:30

Apple has managed to frustrate gadget lovers and investors desperate to find out the components of its new smart watch.

WhatsApp calling comes to Apple iPhones

2015-04-22 06:00

An update to the iOS version of instant messaging service indicates that voice calling capabilities are coming to the app.

Apple to reward tech use in SA education

2015-04-20 12:16

Digital education is set to be highlighted at an Apple in Education Awards competition this year.

Apple digs in on green with China solar

2015-04-16 22:03

Apple is looking for greener paper and is investing in solar power in China in an endeavour to fight climate change.

Artist sues Apple over use of art, style

2015-04-14 07:55

Artist Romero Britto is suing Apple and a design firm for allegedly misusing his colour-splashed images and distinctive style in marketing campaigns.

Apple likely to boost watch production - analysts

2015-04-13 14:09

Apple is likely to quickly ramp production of the Apple Watch after strong pre-orders outstripped limited supply in the first weekend following its launch.

iPhone for my Samsung? No thanks, says SA

2015-04-13 11:33

Fin24 users, who own Samsung smartphones, have generally declined an iStore offer to exchange their phones for cash.

Strong turnout for Apple Watch first look

2015-04-10 11:45

Shoppers in Australia have flocked to Apple's retail store in Sydney to get the world's first up-close look at the tech giant's new smart watch.

Apple rolls out gay emojis

2015-04-09 20:00

Users of the Apple iPhone and iPad have received a new palate of emoji, including a group of alternative or gay family illustrations.


Apple wins patent appeal in China

2015-04-24 15:30

Apple has won an appeal in China over patent rights to voice recognition software such as the iPhone's "Siri", with a court overruling an earlier decision.

Samsung takes cost pain in iPhone battle

2015-04-24 06:00

Samsung Electronics has priced its superior hardware Galaxy S smartphones at a lower cost to compete with Apple's iPhones.

Samsung a top target for phone thieves - poll

2015-04-21 12:07

Snap polls by Fin24 have revealed that Samsung smartphones along with BlackBerry and Apple devices are among top targets for thieves.

6% of US adults plan to buy Apple Watch

2015-04-17 07:54

About 6% of US adults plan to buy Apple's smart watch according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

Big sale for Pope iPad

2015-04-15 19:13

An Apple iPad which belonged to Pope Francis has fetched $30 500 at an auction, with proceeds going to a school for the poor in Uruguay


Consumers across the world were able to start ordering the Apple Watch devices late last week and see in-store demonstrations.

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Cyber threat puts iPhones at risk

2015-04-13 12:32

Apple smartphones face a new threat that could give cyber criminals the ability to compromise networks, a security firm has said.

Samsung and Apple clash with new products

2015-04-11 12:15

Samsung rolled out a new smartphone on Friday in a bid to regain market dominance as arch-rival Apple opened pre-sales for its first watch.

iStore offers cash for SA's Samsung phones

2015-04-10 08:38

As Samsung prepares to launch its anticipated Galaxy S6 series, the iStore is tempting South Africans with cash to switch to the iPhone.

Tablets power ahead in Africa, but troubles loom

2015-03-30 13:40

Despite the tablet market cooling in developed markets, in the Middle East and Africa people are still rushing to buy the smart devices.

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