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Video: Samsung Gear S2 vs Apple Watch

Our friend Marco at PhoneDog has had a chance to get his hands on Samsung’s latest smartwatch, the Gear S2. Naturally, he has created a comparison video to discuss his first impressions of the device compared to Apple Watch. Samsung takes a much more traditional approach to the overall shape of their Gear S2. Even from a few feet away, it could…

Two Steve Jobs movies take their next steps

If you were disappointed by the movie Jobs, one of these new movies about Steve Jobs could be what you’ve been waiting for. Steve Jobs: The Man In The Machine opens today, September 4. It is being shown at a number of theaters, and is also available for rent on iTunes, and on demand from several providers. The film’s official website provides a list of…

Revamped iPad Keyboard, New metal finishes for Apple Watch on the way

Alongside the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, iPad Pro, iPad mini 4, and the fourth-generation Apple TV, Apple is also planning to revamp it’s iPad keyboard and introduce several more metal finishes for the Apple Watch Sport and a less expensive gold version during its September 9 event. Last month, images of an Apple Bluetooth Keyboard with Bluetooth…

Report says 44M Americans used Apple Music within first month

According to analytics data by ComScore, 44 million Americans used Apple Music at least once within the first month, making it the 14th most used smartphone app, behind Twitter. Facebook was the number one smartphone app on both iOS and Android with Facebook Messenger and YouTube taking second and third place. ComScore also mentioned that iOS…

The first Apple Store in Belgium opens on the 19th of September

The first Apple Store in Belgium will officially open on the 19th of September, Apple confirmed on Friday. The date is clearly shown on the hoarding outside of the construction zone of the new Apple Store, located on Avenue de la Toison d’Or (also known as Gulden Vlieslaan), and was confirmed by Apple. The hoarding reads, “Creativity, to be…

New Apple patent focuses on fuel cells

About a week after Intelligent Energy announced their success in adding a fuel cell to an iPhone 6, a related patent from Apple has surfaced. Filed March 16 and published September 3, the patent describes a fuel cell system used to charge a “portable electronic device,” which is effectively defined in the patent as any computer with a display, a…

6S Marketing: Don’t call it ‘iPhone 6s’

“6S Marketing”, an ad agency based in New York is asking Apple to change the name of its upcoming iPhone to “iPhone 7″ rather than “iPhone 6s.” The company put up several billboards in Time Square, in addition to writing an open letter to Apple. The billboard reads, “Dear Universe, Please call it the iPhone 7. Sincerely, 6S Marketing.” 6S Marketing…

T-Mobile announces video calling

On Thursday T-Mobile announced that they are now officially supporting video calling and they’ve made it dead simple to use. The service works straight from the dialer and it uses your traditional carrier phone number to make the call. First, T-Mobile Video Calling works right out-of-the-box from your smartphone’s dialer. There’s no need to search…

Apple asking iPhone 6s suppliers to ‘give us more’

Apple is pushing suppliers for higher output for the upcoming ‘iPhone 6s’ and ‘iPhone 6s Plus’ ahead of the company’s September 9 event. On Thursday, Reuters reported that the Apple has high hopes for the new iPhones as they are pushing their supply chain manufactures to make more devices. Japan Display CEO Mitsuru Homma, who said that his company’s…

More Apple Music Festival performers announced

During Julie Adenuga’s Beats 1 show, Apple announced that The Weeknd, The Chemical Brothers, Take That, Leon Bridges, and James Bay are all on the list to perform at the Apple Music Festival this year. However, Leon Bridges will perform with Pharrell, and James Bay will open for Florence + The Machine. Since the release of Apple Music and Beats 1,…