An iPhone 6 Plus exploded in an unidentified Las Vegas store in May. No one was hurt, and the cause of the explosion was likely an overheated battery.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 12, 2018
The black dot bug, first seen on WhatsApp, is freezing iMessage on iPhones and iPads. Apple will likely roll out a patch soon, but users victimized by the black dot can try a workaround in the meantime.
Apple May 9, 2018
Apple is planning to roll out a new iOS update in the coming days or weeks and with it comes the new 'USB Restricted Mode.' The new feature, spotted in the beta version of iOS 11.4, will make the iPhone much harder to hack into.
Apple May 9, 2018
The three iPhone models rumored to arrive this year won’t come with a free headphone jack adapter, analysts predict. Apple may truly be phasing out wire-based experiences once and for all.
Apple May 1, 2018
The rumored 6.1-inch iPhone for 2018 won’t have 3D Touch functionality. It’ll be removed entirely from future models as Apple tries to cut costs in display construction.
Apple April 28, 2018
Apple's new iPhone X has new features like a longer battery life, Face ID, and a TrueDepth camera. Here are 12 reasons why this is a good smartphone and why you should get it if you're planning to spend on a new phone.
Products April 25, 2018
A survey by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners revealed that the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are now selling better than the iPhone X. Does this mean that Apple will really kill the iPhone X soon?
Apple April 25, 2018
Without even realizing it, you are probably damaging your cell phone on a daily basis. Here are 20 ways you might be destroying your cell phone and the ways you can protect it.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 24, 2018
The Wall Street Journal claimed that LG is struggling to become the second supplier of OLED screens to Apple, which may have to continue depending on rival Samsung for the component. Is that really a problem, though?
Apple April 23, 2018
A report has said that Apple is going to launch two budget iPhone models that start at $550 in 2018. They are believed to come with a 6.1-inch LCD display, and one of the two will have dual-SIM functionality.
Apple April 18, 2018
Insurance company EverQuote Insurance just released a study that showcases Americas’ driving habits through their app, EverDrive. The study was collected from 781 million miles of data by the app’s users.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 18, 2018
According to a report by Counterpoint Research, the iPhone X made 35 percent of the profits of the smartphone industry in the fourth quarter of 2017. All Android smartphone manufacturers, meanwhile, generated a total of 14 percent.
Apple April 18, 2018
Federal law enforcement and local police departments have reportedly been purchasing GrayKey, an encryption-bypassing tool that allows them to crack iPhones. GrayKey use among law enforcement is reportedly on the rise, as the technology can crack even iOS 11 devices.
Apple April 15, 2018
The new generation of Apple's iPhone will be more expensive than the $1,000 iPhone X. UBS analysts Steven Milunovich and Benjamin Wilson made the prediction based on an analysis of average sales prices.
Apple April 14, 2018
A PiperJaffray survey revealed that teenagers in the United States overwhelmingly prefer iPhones over Android phones. The trend will likely remain the same in the near future, as most teens are planning to buy an iPhone as their next smartphone.
Apple April 12, 2018
After third-party repairs, the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, or iPhone X ambient light sensor has stopped working, according to reports. That's despite repairers using an authentic replacement screen.
Apple April 11, 2018
Apple had a lot of secrets, from its inception to today. There are some that are now out in the open, which will hopefully give fans a better understanding of its history and what goes on inside the headquarters.
Company April 11, 2018
Mophie has announced the new Charge Stream Pad+. It's the accessory maker's 10W wireless charger made for Apple and Samsung handsets, from the iPhone X to the Galaxy S9.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 5, 2018
Apple is working on a completely new technology for future releases of the iPhones. They are rumored to have curved screens and feature touchless controls.
Apple April 4, 2018
Authorities took down a major smuggling operation that utilized drones. The smugglers used drones to fly a pair of 200-meter cables between Hong Kong and Shenzhen in mainland China, sneaking $80 million worth of iPhones across the border.
Gadgets March 31, 2018
Apple revealed a new lineup of color for its first-party accessories. The new products apparently flaunt spring-related themes and are available for the Apple Watch, iPad, and iPhone.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 30, 2018
Apple has rolled out iOS 11.3, and one of the mobile operating system's new features is the Battery Health menu. Through it, users will be allowed to view battery information and disable iPhone battery throttling.
Apple March 29, 2018
The Camera app on iOS has a buggy QR code scanner. It can be used to fool users into thinking they’re going to be taken to a particular website, but actually, they might end up in a malicious site instead.
Security March 27, 2018
An analyst from Bank of America Merrill Lynch claimed that Apple is working to launch a foldable iPhone in 2020. This will follow up the innovation that the company showed with the iPhone X.
Apple March 25, 2018
Emergency SOS, introduced in iOS 11, may be a lifesaver, but it may also place iPhone and Apple Watch owners in embarrassing situations. Here's how to prevent the feature from calling 911 on its own.
Apple March 19, 2018
An online auction posted a job application form submitted by Steve Jobs in 1973. The document is reportedly an authentic piece of tech history related to Apple's growth in the industry.
Apple March 14, 2018
A toddler in China locked an iPhone for 47 years after pressing the wrong passcode repeatedly. The mother is up for a long waiting game.
Apple March 8, 2018
Since its founding in the 1970s, Apple has produced some of the greatest gadgets of all time — including desktop computers, laptops, and mobile devices that revolutionized the way we connect.
Products March 1, 2018
An Apple repair facility is causing trouble in Elk Grove and Sacramento County in California for making too many accidental 911 calls. The culprit for the 20 false alarms daily is likely the Emergency SOS feature introduced in iOS 11.
Apple February 23, 2018
Apple launched its iPhone battery replacement program after the company admitted that it was deliberately throttling older models to avoid too much battery strain. However, users are reporting that it’s not an easy process.
Apple February 22, 2018
Apple was reportedly in talks to secure a multi-year deal to purchase cobalt directly from miners. Cobalt is a key ingredient for Li-Ion batteries and there are industry fears of shortages.
Apple February 21, 2018
A new iOS 11 bug is wreaking havoc, crashing iPhones and disabling access to several third-party apps. The bug entails a message with an Indian language character.
Apple February 15, 2018
Google Pixel and Pixel 2 sales doubled to 3.9 million units in 2017. However, that figure barely makes a dent on the smartphone market, as Apple ships that many iPhones in less than a week.
Google February 14, 2018
Apple's leaked iPhone source code was recently posted on Github. Reports confirm that a former intern stole the code and even more from the company.
Apple February 11, 2018
Apple has ordered the leaked iOS source code iBoot removed from GitHub. The company insisted there is no security threat following the leak, which could lead to the discovery of system vulnerabilities and creation of iOS jailbreak.
Apple February 8, 2018
Someone has leaked iBoot on GitHub. There are missing files so it can’t be compiled, but hackers might still take advantage of this iPhone source code to find vulnerabilities in iOS and create jailbreaks.
Security February 8, 2018
Apple is reportedly in talks with investment bank Goldman Sachs, looking to offer financing options for customers who want to buy an Apple device. The talks are in the early stages for now, but could make Apple products more accessible.
Apple February 8, 2018
Apple promised new battery health features and options for customers with older iPhones, and the latest iOS 11.3 beta 2 delivers. Here's what you need to know about performance management and how to disable it.
Apple February 7, 2018
The NYPD has begun its replacement program to swap over 36,000 obsolete Windows Phone units. Police officers will receive an iPhone 7 or 7 Plus as an upgrade free of charge.
Apple February 6, 2018
Apple might be jettisoning Qualcomm altogether. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo states that the Cupertino company will soon rely on Intel exclusively for baseband components of future iPhone models.
Apple February 6, 2018
A 43-year-old Chinese man on a student visa in the United States pleaded guilty to selling counterfeit Apple products in the country. The man made more than $1.1 million from the scheme and is now facing prison time.
Apple February 5, 2018
Apple will release a software update that’ll bring new battery features, including a toggle to turn off throttling, this spring. The announcement comes amid the U.S. Justice Department’s investigation on Apple’s forced throttling practices.
Apple February 2, 2018
The U.S. Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission are investigating Apple over its practice of throttling down older iPhone models without the knowledge of users. The investigation is in early stages.
Apple January 31, 2018
Looking for ways to improve your iPhone's battery life? We've created a handy guide and tips that will boost your iPhone's battery life and performance in no time.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 30, 2018
In the new iOS 11.3 beta, Apple added a major update to the Health app. The company is bringing medical records to iPhones, aiming to make things easier for patients.
Apple January 27, 2018