Posts by Cam Bunton

iPhone sales from last quarter likely smashed previous record

If an investor note by Morgan Stanley analyst, Katy Huberty is anything to go by, Apple had an incredible quarter at the end of last year. Huberty predicts that overall shipments could have reached as high as 69 million units in the final three-month period of 2014. This figure is up from the previous forecasts of 62 million and 67 million. And a…

Twelve South SurfacePad for iPhone 6/6 Plus review

Few accessory companies have earned as much space in my office as Twelve South. Having a manufacturer focussed on – and dedicated purely to – making great products for Apple devices is refreshing. Too many big companies try and make every single type of case for every single device. Not Twelve South. Its products are unique, and you won’t find anything…

Misfit Flash – The best fitness & sleep tracker under $50? [Review]

In the fitness tracking world, Jawbone, Fitbit and Nike seem to draw the most attention. But there is at least one more company you should at least take notice of in this arena: Misfit. Its first product, the Shine, is a shiny, metal disc you can attach to any garment, wear around your wrist, neck, or keep in your pocket. Its styling was classy, and it…

SwiftKey updated for better performance with iOS 8.0.2

iOS users have long lamented the lack of third party keyboards on their iPhones. I know I – for one – have carried Android devices alongside my iPhone just because SwiftKey is so much quicker than typing on an iPhone’s stock keyboard. It’s more accurate, and a lot smarter too. But with iOS 8, we finally got the software on our iPhones. But it wasn’t…

iPhone 6 Plus review – My hands and eyes are finally happy [video]

I’ve reviewed the iPhone 6 Plus on video for PhoneDog and a full written review for TmoNews over the past week or so. In short, it’s the iPhone I’ve been waiting for. Although for many years, I don’t think I knew that. Having used and loved many 5-inch-plus Android devices over the past 9-12 months, I knew that really like big screens. I may have been…