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Reminder: HSBC UK will support Apple Pay from July 28

Here's a friendly reminder that former UK Apple Pay launch partner, HSBC, is finally going live with support for the service from July 28. HSBC was supposed to be one of the first out of the gate with Apple's contactless payment system but pulled out at the eleventh hour. The bank's promise of...
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Facebook, Google and other tech giants back Samsung in patent court battle against Apple

We're certain patent battles are the last thing you'd like to read this morning, but things are getting interesting in the case between Apple and Samsung. The latter party has managed to garner support from various top tech giants, including Google, HP, and Facebook, who have filed a "friend of...
Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon has announced that it has expanded its XLTE service to six more cities across the U.S. Verizon has over 400 total XLTE markets, with the service providing up to double the speed of standard 4G LTE. Devices compatible with XLTE include the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s, and 5c, along with both...
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Qualcomm masters wireless charging on smartphones with metal exteriors

Qualcomm masters wireless charging on smartphones with metal exteriors

Qualcomm has announced that the company has engineered a solution to enable wireless charging on mobile phones that sport metallic exteriors. Utilizing Qualcomm's WiPower technology, the company has made it so should you own a smartphone with a metal casing (and this new tech), you'll also be able...
Comparing the Moto X Style and the iPhone 6

Comparing the Moto X Style and the iPhone 6

Every phone gets compared to the iPhone, and for good reason, so we're going to do that with the Moto X Style. Motorola's making the comparison, so why not? These two phones are about as different as they could be while still being smartphones, so let's get right to it. Moto X Style...
Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon XLTE hits six new cities, including Jackson and Selma

Verizon has announced that it has expanded its XLTE service to six more cities across the U.S. Verizon has over 400 total XLTE markets, with the service providing up to double the speed of standard 4G LTE. Devices compatible with XLTE include the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s, and 5c, along with both...
T-Mobile adds Apple Music to Music Freedom, offers deal to lock-in iPhone 6s for $15 a month

T-Mobile adds Apple Music to Music Freedom, offers deal to lock-in iPhone 6s for $15 a month

T-Mobile has added Apple Music to its Music Freedom, allowing customers to stream from the service without eating up their data plan. Additionally, T-Mobile is offering a new deal which can lock you into a $15 monthly payment for the upcoming iPhone 6s. Customers who switch to an iPhone 6 on T...
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'Steve Jobs' biopic to screen for New York Film Festival attendees on Oct. 3

People who get to attend the 53rd New York Film Festival will be able to see the upcoming 'Steve Jobs' biopic on October 3, several days before the highly anticipated movie is released to theaters nationwide on October 9. 'Steve Jobs' was selected as the Centrepiece film of this year's New...
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You can now use Apple Pay with HSBC and First Direct in the UK

The switch has been flipped on Apple Pay support over at HSBC and First Direct. Should you have an account with the UK bank and its subsidy, you'll now be able to take full advantage of Apple's new payment system. Support at the two banks was originally slated for the launch of Apple Pay, but was...
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Amazon launches its Prime Music streaming service in the UK

Amazon has brought its music streaming service in the UK, which was previously open to consumers in the US. Prime Music, as the name suggests, is a service available to all Prime members, opening up a world of audio entertainment at no extra cost. There is also the option of a free 30-day trial,...
eBay discontinuing its Valet, Motors, and Fashion apps

eBay discontinuing its Valet, Motors, and Fashion apps

Online commerce giant eBay has announced that it will be discontinuing a number of its iPhone apps in the next few weeks. The company's Valet, Motors, and Fashion apps will all be discontinued. The core eBay apps for iPhone and iPad will gain some of the features of these apps. From eBay:...
Apple's mapping vans will hit streets in France and Sweden during August

Apple's mapping vans will hit streets in France and Sweden during August

Apple's mapping vehicles will be hitting more European streets in August, including locations in France and Sweden. The mapping vans will start driving in both countries either on or after August 1: France: Île-de-France - Hauts-de-Seine, Paris (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th,...
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Police raid counterfeit iPhone factory in China, closing down $19 million operation

Chinese Police in Beijing have raided a factory that produced more than 40,000 fake iPhones, closing down a counterfeit operation worth as much as 120 million yuan ($19 million). A total of nine people have been arrested, including a married pair who led the operation. The factory was masked as a...

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