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Apple Watch coming to Best Buy Canada on August 14

Earlier this week, Best Buy and Apple confirmed that the Apple Watch would be available at Best Buy starting August 7. A new report from MobileSyrup is now adding to that. Best Buy Canada will also receive the Apple Watch, and it will be available starting August 14. Just like in the US, Best Buy Canada will offer 16 variants of the Apple Watch and…

New Apple patents detail 3D-capturing stylus with haptic feedback

If you thought that Apple’s “magical” description of technology was exaggerated, one of Apple’s latest patents may convert you. In a recently published patent that was filed in 2014, Apple has described a stylus capable of much more than drawing on a touchscreen. Haptic feedback There have always been two major disconnects when drawing with a stylus…

New report says Apple to unveil new Apple TV this fall

BuzzFeed is reporting that Apple will be unveiling a new Apple TV this fall during their September iPhone event. While introducing new hardware and a developer SDK, the report says that it’ll come without a streaming TV service. The last Apple TV update was back in 2012, the same year the previous iPod touch had been introduced. While many have…

Counterfeit iPhone factory shut down by Chinese authorities

Reuters reports that a Chinese factory responsible for $19 million of counterfeit iPhones was raided and closed by local authorities. The May 14 raid resulted in seizure of 1,400 handsets and “large quantities of accessories.” The factory, led by a husband and wife, posed as a tech repair shop in Beijing. Authorities also arrested 7 other factory…

Next iPad mini to be smaller version of iPad Air 2

In a report from Japanese website Mac Otakara, Apple is to announce an iPad mini 4 this year that takes a lot of its design cues from the iPad Air 2. While the iPad mini 2 (and the later criticized ‘update’, iPad mini 3) were fairly close to the specs of the iPad Air, the iPad mini 4 is said to be closer to the iPad Air 2 both in terms of specs as…

Apple Watch coming to Best Buy on August 7

In a press release yesterday, Best Buy has announced that they will begin carrying Apple Watch starting on August 7. They will become the first national retailer to sell this device outside of Apple’s own stores. The new Apple wearable won’t be available in all stores right away. Consumers can find Apple Watch in more than 100 Best Buy stores, as…