iPhone 6 may include sensors to detect the weather, says analyst

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iPhone 6 may include sensors to detect the weather, says analyst

Will the next iPhone be able to detect the weather?

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It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity. You might just hear those words coming out of the mouth of Apple ‘s next iPhone .

Due to arrive this year, the iPhone 6 could come equipped with its own barometer to automatically detect the temperature, humidity, and air pressure, according to ESM-China analyst Sun Changxu. In a story (more…)

Apple Working on More Accurate Methods to Detect Water Damage in iOS Devices

News | Friday February 17 2012 3:41 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Apple will likely want to endorse one of the ‘electronics protection schemes’ that are currently in research. If they can be implemented without incurring a heat disadvantage, I would guess that Apple would surely incorporate this technology, it may increase the cost minimally, but as an avid Apple product consumer, it is no different than buying insurance for our possessions which protect us against un-forseen losses.
I also realize (more…)

Future iPhones Could Come With Sensors To Detect Elevation, Mood & Lots More

News | Tuesday May 17 2011 5:45 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Apple ’s iPhone already comes with a number of sensors such as GPS, accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity light sensor, ambient light sensor and digital compass that enhance user experience.
So what should we expect in the future iPhones? The New York Times’ Nick Bilton spoke with Benedetto Vigna, General Manager of the MEMS division of STMicroelectronics, a company that creates sensors for mobile devices to find out the answer to that question.
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How Does AT&T Detect Unofficial iPhone Tethering?

News | Wednesday May 4 2011 3:03 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

As we’ve reported earlier, AT&T continues to clamp down on
, which is one of the main reasons users
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There has been a lot of debate and speculation on how AT&T detects the unofficial iPhone tethering. Android Police has provided some insight into how AT&T is able to identify users who are using the unofficial tethering option.
Jailbroken iPhones typically use the same tethering technique as a standard iPhone , the one that’s already present (more…)