Apple iPhone 4S Goes on Sale Worldwide

Apple Inc’s latest iPhone 4S sales in stores began in Japan, Australia, France, UK, Germany, Canada and the United States on Friday, with fans snapping up the final gadget unveiled during Steve Jobs’ lifetime. Many fans bought the phone as a tribute to the former Apple boss, Reuters reports.

Hundreds of fans queued around city blocks in Tokyo to be the first to get their hands on the iPhone 4S, which looks similar to the previous iPhone 4 but has a better camera, faster processor and well-received voice activated software. (IBITimes)

A man wearing a mask of Apple founder Steve Jobs stands in a line to buy an iPhone 4S in front of an Apple Store in Tokyo October 14, 2011. (Reuters) Continue reading »

Maternity Worldwide Action to Save Children

AUGUST 12: Pregnant Susanne Friis Hasche shows her stomach, painted by Danish artist Lotte Ipsen, in the Round Tower of Copenhagen. Twenty artists each painted a pregnant woman’s stomach; art photographers Marie Wengler, Marte Holten and Karoline Tira Liberkind will later exhibit and sell pictures of the painted stomachs at Gallery Copenhagen Art. to benefit Maternity Worldwide, an organization working to save the lives of women and children during pregnancy and childbirth in Ethiopia. (Jens Noergaard/AFP/Getty Images) Continue reading »