Tag Archives: iPhone

Sharp may become the third OLED manufacturer for a future iPhone

Nikkei reports that Sharp will be creating OLED displays for smartphones ‘before 2018.’ Currently, Samsung and LG dominant the OLED display market being the two largest manufacturers of the display. While the 2016 ‘iPhone 7’ isn’t reported to have an OLED display, having a date of ‘before 2018’ gives hope as the iPhone is said to shift to OLED displays in…

Apple seeds iOS 9.3.3 beta 3 to developers

It’s been two weeks since Apple released iOS 9.3.3 beta 2 to developers. Apple today has seeded its third iOS 9.3.3 beta to developers. iOS 9.3.3 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. This update is currently not available to public beta testers. We’ve only seen a few x.x.x beta releases, so we assume this is a big enough…

Man dressed like Apple Store employee steals 19 iPhones

A man dressed like an Apple Store employee managed to steal 19 iPhones straight from the store in SoHo. According to police, the man “dressed similarly” to how typical Apple Store employees do — blue T-shirt with an Apple logo on it. The thief walked right into the store’s repair room at roughly 5:30PM on June 1. He grabbed 19 iPhones (worth…

Concept shows off dark mode for iOS 10, split screen for iPhone 7

With rumors of Apple switching to OLED in 2017, a dark menu bar and dock in OS X, and split screen multitasking on the iPad, iHelpBR took those three ideas and merged them into one with a new iOS 10 concept. Many users over the years have wanted Apple to do a dark mode because of the unarguably bright color palette with bright white user interface…

WWDC app updated with Apple TV support, dark theme

We’re a few weeks away from Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference, and as per usual Apple has updated its WWDC app for iPhone and iPad. However, this time the company has taken it a step further and has made the app available for Apple TV for the first time. This year, Apple has gone with a brand new icon coupled with a dark theme similar to…

Nikkei: Apple to move to 3-year iPhone refresh cycle

Japanese newspaper Nikkei reports that Apple will be moving to a three year refresh cycle for its iPhone rather than the usual tick-tock cycle. Apple will likely take three years between full-model changes of its iPhone devices, a year longer than the current cycle. In a typical two-year term, fall 2016 was supposed to see a major upgrade. But the…