Tag Archives: Apple

iPhone 6 leak shows off front panel complete with display/digitizer

iPhone season is almost upon us, which means one thing: Leaks are going to ramp up. But what I love about iPhone leaks in late summer is that they tend to give us a better look at the device. We don’t just see random parts, separate from one another. Products are in the process of being assembled, and so we begin seeing more complete sections of the…

Apple conceals camera and flash in new patent

Another desire of Apple has been revealed in a patent published by the US Patent and Trademark Office. The patent describes Apple’s strategy to conceal a FaceTime camera and flash behind the ear speaker grill. Apple explains that the patent mainly serves an aesthetic purpose. The patent states, “Flash structures that are mounted poorly may detract from…

New iPhone 6 renders are best yet, show virtual teardown

As a sum of rumors about the upcoming iPhone 6, some new renders have been published by Martin Hajek. Gone are the heavy plastic lines on the back, replaced by glass and thin plastic bands like the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s. This falls in line with some relatively recent rumors, which have been accepted by most out of hope, if nothing else. Unlike many…

What’s the perfect iPhone screen size for you? [Poll]

With the iPhone 6 coming out soon, I thought it would be fun to see which iPhone screen size you guys prefer. As many of you know, the majority of people these days are buying phones with larger screen sizes. However, there are a minority that feel the larger phones more resemble tablets and would rather carry around smaller-sized phones. As heavily…

Apple and Samsung to drop patent lawsuits outside US

Apple and Samsung have agreed to end all patent lawsuits outside the US, reports Bloomberg. The decision comes after three years of litigation. Legal actions between the two companies will come to an end in countries including the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, South Korea, Japan and Australia In a joint statement, the two…

iPhone 6 event to take place on September 9?

According to the ever-reliable John Paczkowski at Re/code, Apple’s next big media event is scheduled for September 9th. Given the past trend of iPhone launches, it’s safe to assume this will be the event in which Apple will introduce the iPhone 6 (or whatever it ends up being called). “Apple has scheduled a big media event for Tuesday, Sept. 9 — a…

Apple officially welcomes Beats as acquisition clears

Months after the initial rumors and subsequent confirmation of the acquisition of Beats, Apple has officially welcomed them to the fold. With a special page on their website, Apple welcomed Beats Music and Beats Electronics, proclaiming the common love that both companies have: music. Apple’s welcome message, which can be found on its own page, is…

Throwback Tech: iPod Classic 5th generation

Over the years, I’ve collected a lot of different tech gadgets and accessories and I’m sure many of you have as well. If you’re like me, you find it hard to part with some of these old gadgets. I’ve never been able to pinpoint why I’m such a hoarder when it comes to gadgets, but it may be due in part to the fact that I’m a self-confessed tech…

Apple promoting tax-free holiday purchases in the US

    Apple will cut sales tax charges for purchases made in-store and online during the tax-free holiday, which in most states is August 1 to August 3. Tax-free purchases are also eligible to take advantage of Apple’s “Back to School” promotion, which gives consumers the addition of an Apple Store gift card when they purchase a Mac, an…