Apple Officially Confirms iPhone 5 Unveiling Event: September 12

iPhone 5 Event Confirmed

Today, according to The Loop, Apple sent out invitations to a upcoming media event scheduled for next week on Wednesday, September 12th. The event is set to be held at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, California and will commence at 10:00 AM Pacific time (1:00 PM Eastern). The invitation, embedded above, features the following simple …

Detail Video Comparison Of iPhone 5 Front Panel And Cables To iPhone 4S Parts

iPhone 5 And 4S Comparison

Yesterday evening, a device repair firm called SmartPhone Medic posted a new comparison video between alleged next-generation iPhone parts and the corresponding iPhone 4S parts. Included in the video are two front glass panels (both white and black) and multiple flex cables with connections for external controls. Highlighting the redesigned eight pin dock connector (nine including ground), the repositioned headphone …

Verizon To Implement A September Vacation Block Ahead Of iPhone 5 Launch

Verizon Ends Unlimited Data

According to a short and concise report from TechCrunch that cites a Verizon employee, the carrier has implemented a company-wide vacation block from September 21st until the end of the month. Apple’s next-generation iPhone unveiling event is rumored to be held on September 12th. Moreover, the next iPhone is expected to go on sale September 21st  and be delivered to those who …

Next-Generation ‘iPhone 5′ Available For ‘Pre-Purchase’ In China

New iPhone 5 parts

As reported by Reuters, a growing number of Chinese vendors are already taking orders for the highly anticipated and much rumored “iPhone 5″. Despite the fact that Apple isn’t expected to announce their next-generation iPhone until sometime this fall, certain Chinese distributors are already accepting deposits for the mysterious device – one seller has even been reported as charging upwards …

Will Apple Release A Next-Generation iPhone With Liquidmetal Technology In June?

iPhone 4S Teardown iPhone 5 Liquid Metal BestTechInfo iFixit

According to a new report from ETNews that cites “industry” sources, Apple may utilize liquid metal technology to produce a slimmer and lighter next-generation iPhone. In August of 2010, Apple acquired the rights to “amorphous metal alloys” from Liquidmetal Technologies. Shortly after Apple’s acquisition of the patent for the “amorphous metal alloys”, the company was reportedly found hiring engineers to …

Foxconn Recruiter Claims The Next-Generation iPhone Will Launch In June

A report from Macotakara cites Tokyo’s World Business Satellite who approached a Foxconn recruiter that informed them that Foxconn, the company who manufactures the majority of Apple products, is hiring about 18,000 new workers to meet Apple’s increased orders for the new-generation iPhone.