Tag Archives: Rumors

Apple invites fashion reporters to September event

After renting out the Flint Center for next week’s event, Apple is clearly expecting to fill more seats than usual. Reuters says that part of that expanded audience will be an “unprecedented number” of fashion editors and bloggers. The article mentions Marie Claire magazine, fashion site Refinery29, and InStyle magazine as examples. Apple is clearly…

Chinese carriers potentially release iPhone 6 specs before launch

Just before Apple’s event next Tuesday, China Telecom is offering pre-orders for the next iPhones. To compliment the pre-order, the carrier is providing some details on the upcoming devices. Whether they are true or not is yet to be seen, but it’s safe to say that the carrier probably has some inside knowledge to prepare for launch day. China Telecom…

NYT: iPhone 6 will have one-handed mode, iWatch to sport flexible display

Adding to reports from earlier today, The New York Times has chimed in with its expectations for the upcoming iPhone 6 and Apple wearable device. The NYT report suggests Apple is set to make a “big splash” at its Flint Center media event on September 9 and sheds some light on the Cupertino company’s new products. Regarding the Apple wearable device, or…

Apple negotiates low transaction fees for mobile payments

As part of Apple’s expected mobile payment service, it seems that the company could have an advantage when it comes to retail adoption. Following previous reports of agreements with American Express, Visa, and MasterCard, a new report claims that Apple has negotiated lower transaction fees with American Express, JP Morgan Chase, Citigroup, Capital One,…

Jony Ive ahead of iWatch debut: “Switzerland is in trouble”

Apple is holding a special event next week in which it is expected to unveil new iPhones as well as the oft-rumored Apple wearable device, dubbed the iWatch by many. Ahead of the launch, an Apple designer has told The New York Times that the company’s senior vice president of design, Jony Ive, has bragged that the iWatch could have a profound impact upon…

iPhone 6 launch to feature U2 tie-in?

Multiple rumors and some circumstantial evidence are pointing towards some kind of involvement from U2 in the iPhone 6 launch next week. Much of the conjecture comes from the Irish rock band’s filming of a music video in Dublin last week. As reported by The Sunday Times, the video was recorded in secrecy with black sheets strategically placed to obscure…

Could this be our best look at the iPhone 6 before September 9? [Video]

A new video shared by YouTube channel Rozetked has given us what could be our best look yet at Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 before its own media event next week. Like Feld & Volk’s recent video, Rozetked’s vid shows off a near complete device made up of leaked parts that gives us an indication of what the next-generation iPhone could look…

Purported 5.5-inch iPhone 6 rear shell shown off in video

A video of what is said to be the rear shell for the rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6 has been shared by seri a leakers Nowhereelse.fr. The French blog also states that Apple will use the ‘iPhone Air’ moniker for the device when it is launched. We have seen a number of part leaks for the 4.7-inch version of the next generation iPhone but parts from the…

iPhone 6 built from leaked parts shown booting on video

Modified iPhone vendor Feld & Volk, the source of numerous leaked iPhone 6 parts, has uploaded a video to YouTube claiming to show some hands-on time with a working iPhone 6. Feld & Volk has in fact been able to piece together this iPhone from various leaked components it has managed to get its hands on. The iPhone in the video, below, can be…