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iPhone 4S battery drain: We're not at 'death grip' levels yet

Christian Science Monitor - 1 Nov, 2011
The iPhone 4S has a battery drain problem, according to some users. But one blogger has suggested an easy fix. By Matthew Shaer / October 31, 2011 iPhone 4S users are reportedly losing battery life, very quickly. Here, employees at the Apple store in ...

Apple's iPhone 4S has battery trouble

Xinhua - 1 Nov, 2011
BEIJING, Nov. 1 (Xinhuanet) -- Hundreds of people are reporting on social networks that the iPhone 4S is running out of power far sooner than expected and much quicker than Apple promised, according to Mercury News reports Tuesday. ...

New iPhone 4S faces battery complaints

NDTV.com - 1 Nov, 2011
New York: The introduction of a new iPhone wouldn't be complete without at least one baffling technical problem ticking off customers. The iPhone 4S hasn't disappointed in that regard. The discussions forums on Apple's Web site are ablaze with comments ...

How to give your iPhone's battery life a serious boost

CNET (blog) - 1 Nov, 2011
Apple promised superior battery life on the iPhone 4S and iOS 5, but hundreds of complaints in Apple's forums prove otherwise. iPhone owners are angry about constantly having to plug in ...

A Look at Telecom-Industry Earnings for Quarter

ABC News - 1 Nov, 2011
By AP Oct. 20: AT&T Inc. says its wireless service revenue grew just 4.3 percent in the latest period compared with a year ago. That growth rate had often topped 10 percent in the recent years, but has now been declining for a year. ...

Apple's iPhone 4S runs out of power too soon, users say

San Jose Mercury News - 1 Nov, 2011
Some owners of Apple's (AAPL) shiny new iPhone have run into a problem: not enough juice. Hundreds of people are reporting on Twitter and other social networks that the iPhone 4S is running out of power far sooner than expected and ...

More hints that Siri being readied for older iPhones

CBS News - 1 Nov, 2011
Siri's exclusivity on the iPhone 4S may not be long for this world. At least unofficially. Efforts to get the new software feature working on older Apple devices, including the iPhone 4 and iPod Touch, seem to have pushed past the biggest hurdle: ...

iPhone 4S users charged up over battery life

msnbc.com - 1 Nov, 2011
Facebook, iPhone, Twitter and Wii. Technology evolves at the speed of light. Msnbc.com's tech reporters and editors look at the gadgets, games and innovations changing our world. Some users of the iPhone 4S say its battery life is drastically less than ...

iPhone Battery Issues Pose Challenge for Apple

Fox Business - 1 Nov, 2011
It's only been a few weeks since its iconic co-founder Steve Jobs died, yet Apple (AAPL) is already facing its next big challenge: battery problems on its new iPhone 4S. Users have been experiencing battery-related issues believed to ...

4 Fixes For iPhone 4S Battery Woes

InformationWeek - 1 Nov, 2011
While you wait for Apple's engineers to pinpoint the source of iPhone battery problems, take these steps to save power. By Thomas Claburn InformationWeek Concern continues to grow that a possible flaw in Apple's iOS 5 may be negatively affecting iPhone ...

Another reason to jail-break your iPhone 4: You can get Siri

Register - 1 Nov, 2011
Apple withheld Siri from iPhone 4 as a straightforward ploy to get people to fork out another £499 for its new iPhone. But there's no reason Siri can't run on the 4 " and you can get it on there by ...

AT&T's Customer Service Problem

Huffington Post (blog) - 1 Nov, 2011
Since I made the switch from BlackBerry in 2007, any attempt by other smartphone makers to lure me to another device have fallen short, in my biased opinion. I've been anticipating the iPhone 4S like any self respecting Apple evangelist. ...

New iPhone low on juice? You're not alone

Washington Post - 1 Nov, 2011
The iPhone 4S has been getting great reviews, but it's also got a persistent problem " battery drain. Several users have noted that the 4S can run out of juice pretty quickly and, according to the UK newspaper The Guardian, Apple engineers have reached ...

TechBytes: Apple Investigates iPhone 4S Battery Problem

ABC News - 1 Nov, 2011
An Apple Store customer looks at the new Apple iPhone 4Gs, Oct. 14, 2011 in San Francisco, Calif. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) In today's TechBytes: Battery problems plague the new iPhone 4S. ...

iPhone 4S owners report dramatic battery drain

Computerworld - 1 Nov, 2011
Computerworld - Apple's new iPhone 4S is running through its battery at a prodigious rate, according to reports on the company's own support forum. A long thread dedicated to the problem now has more than 2300 messages, runs 160 pages ...

Apple iPhone 4S Battery Drain: Guessing Game Continues

PCWorld - 1 Nov, 2011
Waiting on an expected fix from Apple, iPhone 4S users complaining of rapid battery drain are coming up with their own witches' brews to keep their new handsets from dying before the end of the day. ...

Siri, iCloud Featured In iPhone 4S Marketing Blitz

Forbes - 1 Nov, 2011
Apple launched a trio of commercials to promote its new iPhone 4S Monday. The spots are classic Apple: the ads simply show what makes Apple's phone different, and show ordinary people using them. The benefits of cloud computing have never been ...

Apple Debuts New Ads For Siri, iCloud, iPhone 4S

PC Magazine - 1 Nov, 2011
Apple has released a new batch of TV ads for the iPhone 4S, Siri, and iCloud, 9to5Mac first reported. The iPhone 4S ad touts the souped-up 8-megapixel camera in the fifth-gen smartphone. “Because it's an iPhone, you can do things no ...

iPhone battery woes linked to iOS 5 update

Telegraph.co.uk - 1 Nov, 2011
A flaw in Apple's iOS operating system could be causing iPhone battery life to drain more quickly than normal for some users, it has been claimed. By Shane Richmond, Head of Technology (Editorial) Since Apple launched the new iPhone 4S two weeks ago, ...

Apple: Best Buy Selling Out Of iPhone 4S, Says Baird

Barron's (blog) - 1 Nov, 2011
William Power of RW Baird this morning offers his weekly update on trends in cellphones, based on his conversations last week with Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile retail outlet representatives. Power writes that Apple's (AAPL) iPhone 4S was ...

Siri, Why Should Google and Microsoft Fear You?

PC Magazine - 1 Nov, 2011
As I watched The Wall Street Journal's All Things Digital Asia interview with Android's Andy Rubin, I was highly intrigued by his comments about Apple's Siri. Rubin told Walt Mossberg, "I don't believe your phone should be an assistant. ...

Software bug draining iPhone 4S' battery: Report

Times of India - 1 Nov, 2011
NEW DELHI: A software glitch may be causing battery drainout for some users of iPhone 4S, in a stark reminder of the antenna troubles which were reported by many users of iPhone 4 in the initial weeks. Web reports suggest the problem may be due to the ...

Apple fanbois protest poor Iphone 4S battery life

Inquirer - 1 Nov, 2011
MAKER OF EXPENSIVE GADGETS Apple is facing a fanboi revolt as hundreds have publicly complained of poor battery life in the Iphone 4S. Apple's Iphone 4S has lots of features, starting with the ability to empty fanbois' wallets, ...

Apple's Siri Speaks Also on iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4G

PCWorld - 1 Nov, 2011
The end of Siri's exclusivity on the iPhone 4S may be near. No, I'm not talking about Siri running on the purported Apple television set, but Siri on jailbroken iPhone 4 and -- possibly -- 3GS handsets. ...

Teaching My 77 Year-Old Dad to Use the Apple iPhone's Siri

Fox News - 1 Nov, 2011
AP Photo/Paul Sakuma Oct. 4, 2011: Apple's Phil Schiller talks about Siri with the new Apple iPhone 4S during an announcement at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, Calif. This week I bought my dad an iPhone 4S for his birthday. ...

Apple iPhone 4S battery 'dies in 12 hours' - and users are forced to find ways ...

Daily Mail - 1 Nov, 2011
Battery life has never been Apple's strong suit, but even so, users of brand-new Apple iPhone 4S units have found that the handsets have alarmingly short standby times. Some report that their brand-new phones last less than 12 hours. ...

'Batterygate': Apple's latest iPhone controversy?

ZDNet (blog) - 1 Nov, 2011
Summary: Only weeks after the iPhone 4S launch, users are experiencing battery-related issues, thought to be linked to location support. Could 'Batterygate' be Apple's latest controversy? ...

Siri successfully running on other iOS devices through hack

Moneycontrol.com - ‎Oct 30, 2011‎
iOS users who do not have the iPhone 4S want Siri really bad on their devices. After porting the voice assistant to iPhone and the iPad through a jailbreak, developers once again have tried to get Siri on another device. This time, however they were ...

IPhone's Siri is worth talking about

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎Oct 30, 2011‎
A customer demonstrates the Siri function on an iPhone 4S outside the company's store at Covent Garden in London. CNET.com: As Apple announces the Siri voice command system for the iPhone, Android users... CNET.com: By default, Siri gives access to ...

iPhone 4S: Good but not great

AsiaOne - ‎Oct 30, 2011‎
Fans worried that the Siri application didn't make it into the phone for sale here, because it wasn't featured on the Apple Singapore website, can certainly rest easy. But whether the voice assistant and the phone's upgraded ...

 

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