Tag Archives: Apple

iPad 5 to use same thin touch sensors as iPad mini

By now, I’m sure you’re all aware that Apple’s next iPad is virtually confirmed to be a larger version of the iPad mini, but equipped with the same 9.7-inch Retina display currently in the 4th generation iPad. At least, that’s what any industry watcher and tech blogger is expecting. But that won’t come without overcoming some obstacles. In order to…

iPhone 5S to feature fingerprint-sensing, convex sapphire home button?

Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities (an analyst with a supposedly reliable track record) reports that Apple is currently planning on releasing the iPhone 5S with a fingerprint-reading home button. And, that instead of being plastic and concave, it’ll be convex and covered with the same sapphire crystal glass used on the iPhone 5’s camera lens. Kuo’s note…

Leaked iPhone 5S parts show space for dual-LED flash [photo]

Apple’s iPhone 5S launch is seemingly inevitable. A recent report states that we’ll see the new phone unveiled at an event on September 10th, while leaked images in the past all point towards the device featuring the same design and look as the iPhone 5. This – of course – means that we’re all expecting Apple to launch a device with boosted internal…

Rumor: Next iPhones to be named ‘iPhone 5S’ and ‘iPhone 5C’

Over the past few months we’ve been referring to Apple’s next generation iPhone as ‘iPhone 5S’ purely from looking at a historical pattern of releases, the sequence just fit. And, with leaked packaging for Apple’s budget iPhone showing the ‘5C’ moniker, we’ve had that name being used presumptuously too. Today, Japanese Apple blog Macotakara, reports…

Apple’s big iPhone 5S launch event to take place on September 10?

AllThingsD got word from its sources early this evening stating that Apple’s iPhone 5S launch event will be taking place on September 10th. The venue and time are unknown as of right now, but, if it follows previous launches, it’ll be around 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern. In terms of what we’re expecting Apple to announce, the one thing we’re almost…

iPhone 5S and 5C physical mockups shown off in photos

You would never have guessed it was Saturday today. So far, we’ve already seen some published digital renders of the rumored 12.9-inch iPad. Now, Taiwanese site, Tinhte was given some physical mockups of the iPhone 5S and 5C and promptly took loads of photos and published them online. It’s worth noting that these ‘mockups’ aren’t quite like the real…

Poll: Which will be Apple’s most important new product this fall: iOS 7, iPhone 5S or a new iPad?

This fall is set to be a busy one for the iPhone makers. We’re expecting a handful of new devices, but which will be the most important to ensure that Apple’s keep capturing the attention of consumers and changes common opinion that it may be lacking in ‘mojo’. We’re expecting to see the iPhone 5S land alongside the new operating system. iOS 7 is…

Ayecon jailbreak theme on sale for $0.99

When it comes to jailbreak themes for your iPhone, few have captured the attention of so many people in the way that ‘ayecon’ has. In fact, it’s one of the most popular themes to ever have landed on Cydia, and it was the only one I ever downloaded and actually kept on my phone after the initial excitement of having different-looking icons wore off. It’s…