Monthly Archives: November 2012

Apple confirms iPhone 5 coming to China on December 14th, iPads due December 7th

iPad mini & iPhone 5 Arrive in China in December CUPERTINO, California―November 30, 2012―Apple® today announced the Wi-Fi versions of iPad® mini and fourth generation iPad with Retina™ display will be available in China on Friday, December 7, and iPhone® …

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China to get iPhone 5, iPad Mini in December – CNET

The diminutive tablet will be available starting December 7, along with the larger fourth-generation iPad. The iPhone 5 hits stores a week later. November 30, 2012 5:43 AM PST It’s official: China will move into the iPhone 5 and iPad …

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Samsung says to fix outsourcing issues, but keep most production inhouse

By Miyoung Kim SEOUL | Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:34am EST SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co plans to keep the bulk of its manufacturing inhouse but reiterated a pledge to improve working conditions at its suppliers after admitting excessive …

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Apple’s iPhone 5 gets final approval for China release

Customers walk out of a store selling and advertising Apple products, including both the iPhone 4 and iPhone 5, in central Beijing September 28, 2012. Credit: Reuters/David Gray

Apple begins selling unlocked iPhone 5 in the US, starting from $649

It’s that special time of the year… that is, when Apple decides to unfetter the iPhone for US shoppers. The Cupertino crew has quietly started selling the iPhone 5 in an unlocked, off-contract form that will work on GSM, HSPA+ …

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The Daily Roundup for 11.29.2012

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for …

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Atari celebrates 40 years of Pong with new, free iOS Pong game, custom portable Xbox 360

Atari’s celebrating 40 years of arcade classic Pong today by releasing … another version of Pong. Pong World is being dubbed “the first-ever official new Pong game on iOS” (despite our search of the App Store dictating the contrary), but …

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E-Ink Case Turns the Back of Your Phone Into a Second Screen

The popSLATE case’s e-ink screen gives your iPhone dual displays. Take a picture with the front and you can display it on the back. Image: Courtesy popSLATE Do you own a smartphone? Flip it over. What do you see? Maybe …

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The Engadget Show 38: Robopocalypse with Chris Anderson, Daniel H. Wilson and our future robot overlords

Greetings from the distant future of 2013. We stand in a basement of a wasteland once known as “New York City,” to deliver you tales of the impending Robopocalypse. We’ll take you to “San Diego” where former Wired editor-in-chief Chris …

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iPhone 5 clears network hurdle on path to China launch

The smartphone was approved for access to the China mobile network by the country’s Telecommunication Equipment Certification Center. November 29, 2012 5:48 AM PST (Credit: CBS Interactive) Apple’s iPhone 5 is one step closer to launching in China. The China …

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