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

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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 …

Alleged Next-Generation iPhone ‘Engineering Sample’ Leaked

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According to GottaBeMobile, the above and below images are pictures of what they’re calling an “engineering sample” of the upcoming next-generation iPhone. While the design certainly isn’t new to the Apple rumors section of the blogosphere, GottaBeMobile claims that this is it: the official design of Apple’s 6th-generation iPhone.

Next-Generation iPhone To Feature Smaller 19-Pin Dock Connector?

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Last month, in May, leaked images of Apple’s alleged next-generation iPhone flooded the blogosphere. Aside from a complete design change and an elongated form factor, the proposed upcoming iPhone features a smaller dock connector than its predecessors.

Apple To Pay $2.25 Million In A Settlement Over False Advertising iPad ‘4G’ Claims In Australia

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According to The Australian, Apple has agreed to pay a $2.25 million settlement to rectify the misleading advertising dispute regarding the new iPad’s cellular capabilities. At the end of March, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said they were going after Apple due to the companies pseudo-claims and misleading advertising of ‘4G’ (LTE) cellular data capabilities in the country.

Siri May Be Added To The iPad With The Release Of iOS 6

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Siri, the iPhone 4S-exclusive personal assistant the world has come to know and love over the past eight months, might become much less exclusive in the forceable future. According to a report from 9to5Mac, iOS 6 may add Siri functionality to one of Apple’s best selling iOS-based devices: the iPad.