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Apple Improves UK iPhone 4 Shipping To 1 Week

Unlocked iPhone 4 units sold by the Apple Online UK store are now dispatched within 1 week, a second reduction from 2 weeks which was reduced from the usual 3 weeks. The improvement is not as good as the US store though as they reduced it to (1-3 days) from (5-7 days). This is a good time to buy an ...

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FaceTime coming soon to the Middle East, at least to Qatar

Vodafone Qatar has announced via a Twitter message that FaceTime will return to the iPhone 4. The feature will return via an update through iTunes. It did not specify whether it will be a Carrier Setting file or as part of the next iOS update. We will soon find out if this fix will be exclusive to Qatar or the ...

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iPhone Proximity Sensor Problems on Live TV [video]

In the following video from Al-Arabiya channel during a football segment the guest had proximity sensor problems with his brand new iPhone 4. Proximity Sensor is an iPhone feature that turns off the screen when it detects the person’s face during a call to save battery and prevent accidental presses. Image source: phonedog. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac ...

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FaceTime in the Middle East: The story so far [Updated September 20, 2017]

A final update on 20/September/2017: CITC has finally issued a statement that most VOIP and video call services will be "unblocked" in Saudi Arabia. After over 3 weeks of noticing the lack of FaceTime on the iPhone 4 pages of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Egypt and Jordan here’s what we know so far about the lack of FaceTime in these ...

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Apple Improves UK iPhone 4 Shipping To 2 Weeks

Unlocked iPhone 4 units sold by the Apple Online UK store are now dispatched within 2 weeks, a reduction from the usual 3 weeks. The improvement is not as good as the US store though (5-7 days). This is a good time to buy an iPhone 4 and ship it to Saudi Arabia using Aramex as these iPhone 4 models ...

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Limera1n Jailbreak for the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

A new jailbreak has been released a few hours ago, it is called Limera1n and unfortunately it’s only available for Windows at the moment. We take no responsibility for using jailbreak, make sure you are aware of the risks involved. The Limera1n Jailbreak is available for the following devices: iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 3G, iPad, iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4G ...

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iPhone 4 Ad Featuring The Retina Display

Apple has released a new iPhone 4 advertisement featuring the phone’s Retina display. The ad’s title is “Every”, here it is on YouTube (high definition): The video is also available on the Apple iPhone 4 page. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook.

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Mobily CEO: Apple canceled FaceTime

Khalid Al Kaf, Mobily’s CEO, said recently that Apple is the one that canceled FaceTime service in the Middle East and not the Saudi Communication of Information Technology Commission. Here’s a translation of Khalid Al Kaf’s quote about FaceTime: Al Kaf denied that the reason for canceling FaceTime from the iPhone 4 was Mobily or CITC. Instead he said that ...

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FaceTime is not available on Middle Eastern carriers

Yesterday Apple updated their Locating iPhone wireless carriers support page to include a small note regarding FaceTime for Middle Eastern countries. Note number 4 says that FaceTime is not available on this carrier. The countries listed without FaceTime are: Saudi Arabia (mobily) – affected model numbers are MC603AE and MC605AE United Arab Emirates (Du and Etisalat) – affected model numbers ...

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Legal Action against Mobily to Enable iPhone 4 FaceTime

Nayef Almansi, a Saudi lawyer, has started an online campaign to demand that Mobily activate the FaceTime service in Saudi Arabia. Mr. Almansi is asking Mobily iPhone 4 owners to participate. It should be noted that FaceTime has been disabled in iPhone 4 units running iOS 4.1 with the following model numbers: MC605AE and MC603AE (same model number in UAE ...

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