Tag Archives: iPhone

Sharp to begin mass production on OLED displays

To no surprise, Sharp is planning to build out multiple supply lines to start creating OLED displays. Recently purchased by Foxconn, the company plans on building OLED displays for future iPhones (via DigiTimes). Sharp will set up one 4.5G and two 6G AMOLED production lines with monthly capacity of 13,000, 11,500 and 34,500 glass substrates respectively,…

Apple adds another 32 banks and credit unions to Apple Pay

In Apple’s continued expansion of Apple Pay, the company has added another 50 U.S. banks to the company’s mobile payment service. Apple Pay is available for iPhone 6 and above and Apple Watch in-store via NFC. The service is also available in-app for any iPad supporting Touch ID. Here’s the list: Alaska Airlines/Horizon Airlines Employees…

Some Sprint users are affected by LTE bug, fix is on the way

With the release of iOS 9.3.1 yesterday fixing some issues, it seems as though some users who are on Sprint may be having connectivity issues when connected to LTE. According to several users across social media, they have been unable to connect to LTE on iOS 9.3, forcing them to resort to slower 3G data in order to get a working connection. Sprint has…

FBI will help unlock iPhone, iPod used in Arkansas homicide case

It’s been a few days after the FBI has successfully unlocked the iPhone 5c used in the San Bernardino case and it seems as though they’re not backing down. According to a new report from the Associated Press, the agency will be helping the four in a  homicide case in Arkansas and will be unlocking an iPhone and iPod. The report notes that the FBI will…

Apple re-releases iOS 9.3 for older devices to fix activation issues

Last week, Apple pulled iOS 9.3 for older devices due to an activation issue after updating to the firmware. Later that day, the iPad maker re-released iOS 9.3 for the iPad 2. However, today it looks like Apple has re-released iOS 9.3 for all older devices that were affected by this activation issue. Today’s build, labeled 13E237, is now available for…

Re/code: Apple Pay coming to mobile sites later this year

According to a report from Re/code, Apple is looking to partner with several mobile vendors to roll out Apple Pay in mobile sites starting later this year. The report notes that Apple has been working to expand its mobile payment service outside of apps. So, instead of entering credit card information, users will be able to use Apple Pay to complete their…

DoJ says ‘possible method’ found to unlocking iPhone, asking for hearing with Apple to be delayed

Apple and the Department of Justice was set to have a hearing tomorrow regarding Apple’s refusal of unlocking an iPhone used in the San Bernardino shooting. However, the DoJ is now asking to vacate the hearing, noting that they may have found a method to unlock the iPhone. According to the filing just made by the Department of Justice, it has found a…

Potential photo of ‘iPhone 7’ emerges with dual-lens camera, Smart Connector, less antenna lines

The first potential photograph of Apple’s ‘iPhone 7’ design has made its way online, looking fairly similar to iPhone 6 design, but with some notable technical additions.   While Apple’s next iPhone will surely have improved internal hardware, this possible leak exposes two new hardware changes that have made their ways to the outside of the iPhone: a…