Stories by Usman Qureshi

Here’s What Google Thinks Of Apple’s Victory Over Samsung

Soon after jury reached a verdict announcing Samsung did infringe on Apple’s design patents and it owes Apple over $1 billion in damages, Apple and Samsung both  issued official statements regarding the jury’s decision and now, Google has reflected its thoughts saying that it isn’t worried about the outcome since “most of these [patents] don’t relate to the core Android operating system”, as […]

Samsung Asks The Court To Lift Galaxy Tab 10.1 Sales Ban In U.S.

Samsung has filed a motion with U.S. District Court of Northern California arguing that its Galaxy Tab 10.1 has not infringed on any Apple iPad design patent, hence the preliminary ban on Galaxy Tab sales in U.S. should be lifted immediately, reports The Verge. Samsung’s tablet was found to have violated several software patents, though the preliminary injunction was based on […]

GIVEAWAY: Us+U Swivel ProFolio™ Case For iPad 2 / New iPad [Winners Announced]

A couple of months back, we reviewed Us+U‘s trademark swivel cases for iPad 2nd/3rd Gen & Kindle Fire and today, we’ll check out the company’s latest addition to its lineup of iPad 2 and New iPad cases called the Swivel ProFolio™. As the name indicates, it is a portfolio-style iPad case that also features Us+U’s patent pending self-adjusting hand strap, allowing it […]

Alleged Next Gen. iPod Touch Case Reflects Major Revamp Including LED Flash [PHOTOS]

GizChina, the same source that pointed out purported iPad Mini cases floating on the web yesterday showing cutouts for a rear-facing camera and a probable secondary microphone, has today posted photos of an alleged next-generation iPod touch case which shows a widened rear camera hole and a less-tapered design (via MacRumors). The source believes the wider camera hole points to an LED […]

iPhone 5 Will Reportedly Sport A 4-inch 1136 x 640 Retina Display

While Digitimes‘ anonymous industry sources did not comment on whether the next generation iPhone a.k.a iPhone 5’s screen size will enlarge in width, they have revealed that it will pack a 4-inch screen with a resolution of 1136 x 640 and 326ppi, which will make iPhone the “number one” 4-inch phone in terms of panel specifications in the market. […]

Virgin Mobile’s New ‘All in One 40 Plan’ Goes Live

Less than two weeks ago, Virgin Mobile announced its $50 and $65 smartphone plans for all existing and new postpaid customers and today, they have introduced a ” lovely newcomer” as they call it, the ‘All in One 40 Plan‘ (via MobileSyrup). Starting from Thursday, August 23rd, all Virgin Mobile postpaid customers can shift to the new plan that […]

Samsung’s New Flagship Store In Sydney Looks A Lot Like An Apple Store [PHOTOS]

Last month, Samsung opened doors to its first Canadian retail store in Vancouver which many believe, took its simple and sleek design from Apple store with opportunities for customers to go hands-on with smartphones and tablets as well as a corner similar to Apple’s ‘Genius Bar’ to assist the customers. Today, another Samsung flagship store opened on Sydney’s George Street […]

Apple Working To Aid The Hearing Impaired Through iOS Devices

A bunch of new Apple patents have appeared at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office today, revealing the company’s efforts on developing ways to improve support for hearing impaired users, as noted by Patently Apple. These patents highlight Apple’s plans to enhance haptics & accessibility options in future iOS devices for aiding the hearing impaired. […]