Microsoft has reportedly begun closed beta testing for its Cortana digital assistant app for the iPhone. The beta is being distributed by Apple's TestFlight beta software system....
The Touch ID fingerprint reader on the iPhone and iPad is a great security feature. Except when it doesn’t work.
Various rumors have claimed that one of the main features of the next year’s iPhone will be a waterproof design. Sure, the iPhone 6s already has certain design elements that make it more water-resistant than any of its predecessors, but Apple isn’t labeling it as a waterproof iPhone. Show More Summary
Black Friday is upon us and there is a long list of great deals on accessories, software and more for all of your Apple devices. Below we’ve collected some of the best we’ve seen, and check back often throughout the weekend as we update with more finds. Below you’ll find some significant discounts on popular […]
Morgan Stanley’s Katy Huberty today writes that smartphone sales are set to be weaker next year than even her reduced expectations, though she sees upside for Apple (AAPL) taking share with the iPhone. A maturing market is set to take unit shipments lower for the industry in 2016: Overall, the smartphone industry missed our lowered expectations. Show More Summary
With over a million apps available for iPhone and Android, there's bound to be at least a few that are raising eyebrows and causing people to talk. Some of these are intentionally controversial, like "Weed Farmer," a game that lets you simulate growing marijuana. Show More Summary
OLED displays show deeper darks and use less power than a traditional LCD. LG's big OLED factory investment coincides with reports of Apple using the screen tech by 2018.
Tablets and smartphones usually make excellent Christmas presents, but what do you buy the person who already has all the touchscreen gadgetry they need? The answer, of course, is more gadgetry they can use with their existing devices! Luckily,...Show More Summary
Shares of organic light-emitting diode technology vendor Universal Display (OLED) are up $2.21, or over 4%, at $54.16, following some positive chatter this morning about the use of OLEDs in mobile devices, including Apple’s (AAPL) next...Show More Summary
Truprotection has utilized the highest grade materials and cutting-edge technology to create a screen film worthy of protecting your diplay. Equipped with a high-gloss crystal finish, installation is simple with an innovative static cling adhesive and a precise die-cut fit....
Smartphones have evolved rapidly in every area over the last eight years since the launch of the original iPhone — except that is in terms of battery life. The original iPhone promised battery life in 2007 was the same as Tim Cook promised users of its new iPhone 6S when it was launched in...
Apple files a patent for a shutter system to protect an iPhone's components from liquids and dust.
Apple has reportedly confirmed to its supply chain that it plans to switch from LCD panels to OLED ones for iPhones released in 2017-2018. This potentially means that we might get an OLED Apple handset as early as the iPhone 7s — and not the iPhone 8 as previously thought. Cupertino is said to be asking […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
A professor in Singapore has invented a tiny chip that he claims could speed up how quickly batteries charge — while also making them safer. Rachid Yazami at Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) has developed a chip that will monitor potential faults in batteries and alert the user if they are at risk. Show More Summary
OnePagers, websites that consist of one page divided into two or more segments, are still growing in popularity. If I remember correctly, Apple were the ones who started that craze with their presentation of one of the later iPhones a few years ago. Show More Summary
Planning on picking up some new Apple gear on Black Friday? Here's how to pick the best! Apple has several different—and sometimes overlapping—product lines these days. What's more, within each line are more affordable and more fully featured options. Show More Summary
Carphone Warehouse has announced its Black Friday deal, through which the UK retailer is discounting £100 off the upfront cost on the iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s. The deals are valid through November 30. During the sale, you can...Show More Summary
With each passing year, Apple releases a new iPhone. And with each passing year, I’m faced with the question of upgrading. On one hand, I want to be practical and save money. My phone still works great and runs the latest version of iOS without limitation, so it’s not imperative that I upgrade. Show More Summary
One of my favorite Apple inventions is one that you might not even know about — or only think of when you’re travelling. The Magsafe power adaptor that came with your MacBook, and the charger that came with older iPhones can quickly be swapped to suit any power outlet, provided you’ve got the right adaptors. Show More Summary
What is the difference between "Juicy Salif" and an "iPhone"? Both novel for their time, the first is a beautiful sculpture, however useless orange squeezer the second a marvel in user-centered functionality. Conducting thorough design research enhances the probability of creating novel design concepts. Show More Summary