Tag Archives: iPhone

5 useful accessibility tools for iOS users

  Apple has proved that developers can build useful accessibility tools right into their OS, which makes the lives of users much simpler and makes their devices easier to use. Apple offers some of the best accessibility tools for their users in the form of VoiceOver, screen magnification, and even larger/bold text.  I’ll highlight five…

Is this the back panel of the iPhone 6?

As far as iPhone rumors go, it seems as if the iPhone 6 rumor mill is catching fire recently, as we have seen leaks of almost every single major hardware component of the rumored next generation iPhone. Today, a new image has surfaced that allegedly shows the back panel of the iPhone 6 covered in a green protective film. The back panel in the image…

What to expect from Apple at WWDC next week

  Next week Apple will host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. Apple CEO Tim Cook’s keynote speech will start at 10 a.m. Pacific time on June 2 and if you click here, you will be able to watch it live. However, if you want to watch along, you’ll need Safari 4 or later on OS X 10.6 or later;…

Marco Polo: A new way to find your iPhone [Review]

  If you’re like me, you tend to forget where you put your phone. Did it fall between couch cushions or did it get thrown in the dirty laundry? You know it’s somewhere in the house, and now with Marco Polo, you can easily find your misplaced phone. Marco Polo is a fairly inexpensive app (US $0.99) that allows you to find your iPhone in a…

Could Beats acquisition mean more cross-platform apps from Apple?

While Apple is certainly known for its inability to play nice with other operating systems in the mobile world, there could be a shake up in that statement coming soon. With today’s acquisition of Beats Electronics, it means that Apple now has an Android app in the form of Beats Music. Now most will dismiss this as a small and minor fact in the grand scheme…

Deutsche Telekom tells customers iPhone 6 will launch September 19th

German carrier Deutsche Telekom, part of EE, is telling customers that the iPhone 6 will be launched on September 19. Call center operators have been told to give the date to customers in a bid to stop customers changing operators before the device is released. It’s possible that Apple has revealed the release date of its iPhone to carriers, however it…

Australian hackers remotely ransom iOS devices

Harrowing reports from down under are suggesting that hackers have been able to take control of iOS devices remotely and ransom their return for money. In reports, several iOS users in Australia found that their devices had been remotely locked. Some iOS iPhones were locked with a messaged asking for $1oo to be sent to a PayPal account in exchange for…

Leaked iPhone 6 LCD backlight confirms 4.7-inch display? [Rumor]

A freshly leaked iPhone 6 LCD blacklight panel picked up by Nowhereeelse.fr may have confirmed that Apple’s next iPhone will feature a 4.7-inch display. The images show an LCD backlight, which when compared to an iPhone 5s backlight is noticeably larger, purportedly with dimensions matching the rumored 4.7-inch display. The panel’s connector has been…