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SF police helps Apple search home to find lost iPhone

iPhone 5 prototype remains missing. The latest turn in the long and twisting tale of the lost smartphone is that Apple investigators, accompanied by San Francisco police, ransacked a private residence to find the lost item.

Sprint hikes early termination fee to $350

Sprint has confirmed Wednesday it’s raising early termination fee on most “advanced devices.” The wireless carrier’s fee hike announcement comes just weeks before the expected launch of Samsung's Galaxy S II and Apple's iPhone 5.

Microsoft tracks WP7 mobile customers without consent, claims lawsuit

Microsoft is being sued for tracking the location of users with Windows Phone 7 smartphones without their explicit permission, according to multiple online published reports.

Apple to iPhone hacker Comex: you're hired

Its official! Jailbreaking expert Nicholas Allegra will be starting internship at Apple Inc.

Charging smartphone while walking to be reality soon

In what can be termed as a breakthrough, scientists have found a new way to process and reuse the energy that we waste while walking or jogging to re-charge mobile phones.

Nokia unveils its low cost phones

Nokia's commitment to connect the next billion consumers with a mobile phones which look attractive have fun features and suit everyone's pocket, are finally here.

The Finland-based handset maker has launched its two most affordable devices today, the Nokia 100 an

Apple to launch low-cost iPhone 4- report

Apple may be working on manufacturing a lower-priced version of the iPhone 4 that will feature less storage, according to a report from the Reuters news agency.

Apple adds earthquake alert feature to Japanese iOS

Following the immensely destructive earthquake in Japan earlier this year, Apple has launched a potentially life-saving earthquake alert tool for its iPhone users there.

iPhone 5 rumor: launch on Oct. 7, pre-order in Sept.

Eagerly waiting for Apple's next smartphone? Well, according to fresh rumors, Apple's fifth-generation model will finally be available in early October.