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Apple Knew iPhone 6 Bending Issue Was Real: 'Bendgate' Still Alive

Apple apparently knew all about the iPhone 6 bending issue but kept saying that there were no engineering issues with the smartphone. The information, revealed from internal documents filed in court, brings the spotlight back to the Bendgate controversy.

Apple May 25, 2018

Samsung's New Ad Makes Fun Of Apple's iPhone Throttling Issue

Samsung released its latest advertisement with the same old formula: a person having trouble with an iPhone and getting the new Samsung handset instead. This time, though, it mocked Apple's battery throttling issue.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 21, 2018

iPhone Battery: How To Improve Your iPhone's Battery Life And Performance

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

Apple Accessories: Here's Our Guide To The Best Accessories For iPhone 5, iPhone 6, iPhone 7, iPhone 8, And iPhone X

Apple has plenty of accessories to browse through on its website. To help out, we've compiled a list of the best accessories for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, iPhone 7, iPhone 8, and iPhone X.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 30, 2018

iPhone 6, iPhone 7 And iPhone 8 Performance Following Spectre And Meltdown Patches

Experts conducted a series of tests on the iPhone 8, iPhone 7, and iPhone 8 to verify a speculation related to patches for the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities. Benchmark results were compared to values before and after the latest updates.

Apple January 14, 2018

iPhone 6 Plus Replacement Batteries Won't Be Available Until At Least Late March

Apple is out of iPhone 6 Plus batteries, so owners will not be able to avail the $29 battery replacement program until at least late March. Supply problems are also starting to affect the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s Plus.

Apple January 12, 2018

Apple’s $29 Battery Replacement Program Available Now: Here’s How To Get Started

Apple’s discounted battery replacement service for slow iPhones have begun. Here’s how to schedule an appointment or send in your iPhone to get the battery replaced for just $29.

Apple January 2, 2018

Apple Allegedly Throttles Older iPhones To Make Degraded Batteries Last Longer

In a Reddit thread, an iPhone 6s owner said that the device's performance significantly improved after a battery replacement. Does this mean that Apple is purposely throttling older iPhone models to make their degraded batteries last longer?

Apple December 12, 2017

Guy Builds An iPhone 6s From Scratch: It Costs A Lot Less Than The Retail Version

What would it cost to build your own iPhone? A man did just that, and well, it turns out that shunning the retail price and creating your own iPhone 6s unit is a lot cheaper.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 15, 2017

iPhone 7 Plus Sales Increase Shows Consumers Willing To Pay For Dual-Rear Camera And Large Display

A new report claims that Apple's iPhone 7 Plus has been the company's most popular 'Plus' model. The handset accounted for 40 percent of all iPhone 7 sales during the December quarter.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 31, 2017

iPhone Battery Replacement Program Rumor: Apple Denies The Same

Apple is rumored to be launching a free battery exchange program for its faulty devices. The reason behind such a program is not clear, though it is expected to extend from the iPhone 6s units to iPhone 6 handsets.

Apple January 19, 2017

iPhone 6 Battery Problem: Chinese Consumer Group Reports iPhone 6 Fires

Eight cases of iPhone 6 catching fire in China have been reported by a consumer group. However, Apple says that the fires were caused by external damage to the smartphones.

Apple December 8, 2016

iOS Bug Shuts Down iPhones With 30 Percent Battery: Here's What Affected Users Are Experiencing

Owners of various iPhone models have been complaining of a bug in iOS that causes the smartphones to suddenly shut down despite having sufficient battery charge. When will Apple roll out a fix for the problem?

Apple November 29, 2016

iPhone 7 Accessory Oaxis InkCase i7 Adds A Secondary E-Ink Display To Your Phone

The InkCase i7 promises to add a secondary 4.3-inch display to the iPhone 7. It also protects the device from accidental drops and everyday abuse with its military standard build.

Apple November 22, 2016

Best Smartphones You Can Buy Under $500: Nexus 6P, iPhone 6, OnePlus 3, Moto G4 And More

Customers can buy smartphones in different price categories. Here are some of the best mobile phones available in the market for less than $500.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 6, 2016

Walmart Pre-Black Friday 2016 Deals: Big Discounts On iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s And iPhone 5c

Walmart is offering pre-Black Friday 2016 deals on a number of iPhones. Customers can get the iPhone 6 for $399 and the iPhone 6 Plus for $499 from Walmart.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 5, 2016

iPhone 6 Plus Touch Disease: More Law Firms Pressure Apple To Acknowledge Engineering Flaw Of iPhone 6 Plus

Apple was in hot water again, as three more law firms joined the class-action lawsuit involving the company’s 'Touch Disease.' The engineering flaw involves unresponsive screens on the bendy iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices.

Apple October 12, 2016

Columbus Day Weekend Smartphone Deals: eBay Offers Big Discounts On Apple iPhone 6, Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 Edge And LG G4

Smartphone customers can grab huge discounts on some mobile phones via eBay as part of Columbus Day weekend deals. iPhone 6, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge and LG G4 are some of the phones on offer.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 8, 2016

iPhone Touch Disease: How To Spot The Symptoms, And Your Options To Fix It

A number of iPhone 6 Plus owners have reported a flickering gray bar at the topmost screen of their phones, causing the display to be unresponsive. Their phones are suffering from 'touch disease,' an engineering flaw Apple is yet to acknowledge or remedy.

Apple October 4, 2016

iOS 10 Issues: 'Bug' Causes Poor Battery Performance In Older iPhone 5s, 6 and 6s

Apple's latest iOS 10 seems to have a bug that dramatically reduces the battery performance of the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and iPad. Apple has yet to acknowldge the issue or provide a fix, but here are a few temporary workarounds to help conserve battery life in the meantime.

Apple September 22, 2016

Class-Action Lawsuit Filed Against Apple Over iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease'

Apple is facing a class-action lawsuit, as reports are mounting about iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices packing unresponsive screens. The plaintiffs are still few in number, but the suit could gain traction soon.

Business Tech August 31, 2016

Alleged Retail Packaging Purports 'iPhone 6 SE' Branding Instead Of iPhone 7, But It's Most Likely Fake

The media is showered with Apple leaks ahead of the company’s latest smartphone variant reveal. The latest image leak showcases a sketchy photoshopped case of the 'iPhone 6 SE,' which the source touts to be the rebranded iPhone 7.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 26, 2016

iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus 'Touch Disease' Defect Causing Screen Flicker And Unresponsive Display [Video]

It appears as if Apple is in another iPhone defect debacle, just as it is readying its iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Many iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners are reporting serious issues affecting the handset's screens.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 24, 2016

iPhone 7 Plus Spotted In Use In Public With Famous Tipster

Taiwanese actor and singer Jimmy Lin has been spotted using an iPhone 7 Plus in public. In recent years, he has been photographed with the iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in his hands before Apple announced the smartphones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 23, 2016

iPhone 6 Explodes As Cyclist Falls Off, Suffers Third-Degree Burns

Yet another iPhone 6 has exploded, causing third-degree burns on 36-year-old Gareth Clear from Sydney, Australia. The incident required him to undergo surgery and get a skin graft.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 3, 2016

This Smartphone Case Will Make It Easier To Catch 'Em All In 'Pokémon GO'

Jon Cleaver has uploaded 3D printing blueprint for a smartphone case that will help 'Pokémon GO' players in catching Pokémon. However, the case is currently only compatible with select smartphones.

Video Games July 24, 2016

Chinese Firm Accuses Apple Of Copying Its Smartphone Design For iPhone 6

A China-based company called Baili Marketing Service Inc. has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Apple. The company claims that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus' designs are a copy of its 100C smartphone.

Apple June 17, 2016

Want A Modular iPhone? Check Out This OtterBox uniVERSE Case [Video]

Modular iPhones will happen someday, but OtterBox announced a solution for now. Meet the uniVERSE Case, a protective case that allows users to quickly customize their iPhone 6 and 6s series smartphones via external modules.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2016

iPhone 6 And 6 Plus On Sale For Straight Talk Now At Walmart: Here's The Deal

Walmart announced a significant price cut on iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Users switching to Straight Talk can enjoy unlimited talk, text, data and more.

Apple May 12, 2016

13 iPhone Hacks You Probably Don't Know Exist And How To Use Them

There are lots of hacks you probably already know when it comes to using your iPhone, but here are 13 tricks you probably don't know.

Life & Style May 2, 2016

Apple To Extract Data From iPhone 6 Of Florida Teen Lost At Sea

Apple is set to extract data from the iPhone 6 of missing Florida teen to provide evidence related to the case. The retrieved phone may hold clues as to how the teens got lost at sea in 2015.

Apple April 30, 2016

Apple Spikes iPhone 6s, 6 And 5s Prices In India By Hefty 29 Percent After iPhone SE Launch

Apple changed its pricing policy in India, hitting many iPhone models. The company reportedly ramped up the prices of the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone 5s by as much as 29 percent, and there is good reason for it.

Apple April 26, 2016

Mother's Day Gift Ideas: eBay Offers Big Discounts On iPhone 6, LG G4, Sony Xperia Z5 Premium And LG G Flex2

Mother's Day is made even more special as eBay offers discounts on great gadgets. These include the iPhone 6, LG G4, Sony Xperia Z5 Premium, LG G Flex2 and many more!

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 18, 2016

iPhonekestein! This Mod Turns iPhone SE Into iPhone 6 SE

The folks over at Computer Bild have created what it calls the iPhone 6 SE. The modded iPhone SE changes the chassis of the smartphone into one that more resembles that of the iPhone 6/iPhone 6s.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 7, 2016

iPhone SE Teardown Reveals It's A Combo Of iPhone 5s And iPhone 6/6s

Experts working for the tech website Chipworks have discovered that the new iPhone SE contains components that can also be found in other iPhone models. These include A9 application processor and an SK Hynix DRAM, which both have been used for the iPhone 6.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 31, 2016

iPhone SE Early Sales Data Suggest Buyers Appear To Be Android Switchers, 'Older, Less Educated, More Male'

A new report by data analytics firm Slice Intelligence revealed that the iPhone SE is helping Apple attract more former Android users to make the switch to iPhones. SE buyers were also found to be predominantly male who are older and less educated than iPhone 6s buyers.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 31, 2016

iPhone 6 Error 53: Seattle Law Firm Throws Class Action Lawsuit At Apple Over Bricked Handsets

A law firm has launched a class action lawsuit against Apple for the Error 53 message that some users are getting on their devices. The error bricks the iPhone, with Apple claiming that it is for the protection of the smartphone owners.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 12, 2016

Best 4K Video Recording Smartphones: iPhone 6S, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy Note 5 And More

Smartphones have a variety of uses today, such as video game devices, personal assistants and mini-computers. For users looking to take advantage of 4K video recording capabilities, here are the best smartphones to choose from.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 12, 2016

Forget The Selfie Stick, Meet The Centriphone: Pro-Skier Swings iPhone 6 Around To Create Amazing Video

Freeskier Nicolas Vuignier shot an amazing video using the Centriphone, which is a rig that Vuignier created himself. The skiing video now has almost 2 million views.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 8, 2016

Cracked iPhone Screen? Apple Upgrades Trade-In Program, Will Give Credit For Broken iPhone 6, 6 Plus And 5s

Apple is upgrading its trade-in program to allow customers to receive credit for purchasing new iPhone models for iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units that have broken screens, buttons and cameras. In some cases, buying a new iPhone is cheaper than having repairs done.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 5, 2016

Rumored 4-Inch iPhone With iPhone 6/6s Design Leaks And Gets Compared To iPhone 5

An image of what was reportedly Apple's upcoming 4-inch iPhone have leaked. The handset's design is nearly identical to the iPhone 6/6s, and is shown next to an iPhone 5 to show its size and design.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 25, 2016

'Noise' App Turns iPhone Into Full Musical Instrument

Free app features 25 keywaves, 25 sounds and five faders for fine-tuning.

Apps/Software December 18, 2015

Apple Holiday Smartphone And Tablet Deals: iPhone 6s/6s Plus $100 Off, iPad Air 2 $125 Off Sale At Best Buy

Best Buy has announced that it is offering the most popular Apple products at Black Friday pricing. This includes discounts on iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, 6, 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, Air, mini 4 and Apple Watch.

Gadgets December 11, 2015

Apple’s iPhone Smart Battery Case: A Round-up Of People’s First Impressions

Apple unveiled its iPhone Smart Battery Case, the tech titan's answer to the iPhone battery problem. Here's what people say about this iPhone smart battery pack.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 9, 2015

Surprise, Surprise! Apple Unveils iPhone 6s Smart Battery Case

Apple revealed a Smart Battery Case for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s. The battery can extend talk times, Internet browsing and video watching for many hours, and the unusually shaped design protects the flagship handsets from bumps.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 8, 2015

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