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Robots to build your next iPhone

Foxconn is preparing to enhance its assembly process with a new line of robots, according to the iPhone manufacturer’s president and CEO Terry Gou. Dubbed “Foxbots”, the new robots are in the final stages of testing and could be deployed in at least one major Foxconn factory in the near future, with lines dedicated to the production of Apple devices getting…

New renders show the iPhone 6 in gold, silver, and space gray

In the next few months leading up to the release of the iPhone 6, we will likely see many different concepts of what the iPhone 6 could potentially look like. Thomas Moyano and Nicholas Aichino have based their representation of what the device will look like on the latest rumors and leaks that have been surfacing. This iPhone 6 concept is shown in…

Apple reportedly hires Tag Heuer director for iWatch marketing

Apple has reportedly hired one of LVMH’s sales directors. The conglomerate owns companies such as Louis Vitton, Hennessey and other, well-known luxury brands has lost the director in charge of sales for its Tag Heuer division. Jean-Claude Biver, an executive at the company’s watch brands, told CNBC that a Tag Heuer director left to join Apple. It’s…

iPhones subject to extra individual checks following “stealth” bombs fears amidst heightened terror alert

Yesterday, surveillance and security checks at airports were heightened following an American intelligence warning against terror attacks on US-bound flights across the globe. Amidst fears of highly sophisticated explosive technology that could subvert existing security measures, bombmakers operating under the AQAP label (al-Qaeda in the Arabian…

Facebook Messenger finally makes its way to iPad

Facebook has today launched a version of its Messenger app for iPad. The previously iPhone-only iOS app has been updated to version 7.0, bringing with it iPad compatibility. Messenger maintains all of its functionality on the iPad, including instant messaging, featuring text and stickers, as well as voice calling. The UI will be similar to anyone…

Purported 4.7-inch iPhone 6 front panel shown off in new video

Following images surfacing earlier this week of what is said to be the 4.7-inch iPhone 6′s front panel, Chinese blog iFanr claims to have gotten ahold of one of these parts and is showing it off in the video above. The front panel, shown to be for the black version of the device, has a visibly thinner bezel and rounded edges, consistent with previous…

New renders show the full potential of the iPhone 6′s rumored design

We’ve seen quite a few leaks of what the rumored iPhone 6 may look like over the past few months. Many of these leaks have come in the form of low quality mockups and part leaks. Designer Mark Pelin has taken it upon himself to create digital renders based off of these leaks, giving us a better idea of what the iPhone could actually look like. The…

What do iOS 8′s new photo editing capabilities mean for apps like VSCO Cam, Snapseed and even Instagram?

At WWDC last month, Apple unveiled a plethora of new features for iOS and OS X (and a bunch of stuff that spans both). A couple of things that really struck me related to photo editing in the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS 8. Firstly, Apple is greatly expanding the range of editing tools in the stock Photos app in iOS and…