10 iOS 8 Features We Want to See

10 iOS 8 Features We Want to See
With iOS 7.1 due to come out any day now, it’s obviously time to start thinking of what iOS 8 might hold for us. Tim Cook called iOS 7 the “biggest change since the iPhone” and while it was truly a reinvention of the iPhone’s software, we’re definitely interested in what iOS 8 features are Read more…

3 Million iPhone 5C Units Are Nothing But Dust Collectors

iPhone 5c
When the iPhone 5C was first announced, there were not a few skeptics. I think I was one of them, actually. And, not long after the cheaper plastic phone was released, people were already raising the question of whether the iPhone 5C is a failure or not. With the latest figures about Apple’s stockpile of Read more…

Patent Granted: “Attack Detection Mode” on iPhones

Attack Detection Mode on iPhone
It wouldn’t be right to end the week without another cool patent granted to Apple, right? The Attack Detection Mode on iPhones is something that everyone should be excited about, as it’s not just another feature that would make things more convenient for this generation of instant gratification seekers. If it does get implemented, the Read more…

How to Control Your iOS App Privacy Settings

How to Control Your iOS App Privacy Settings
More and more apps on your iPhone and iPad require some level of access to your private data. Whether that’s access to the microphone for voice commands or to keep your plane in the air in Dumb Ways to Die app, or access to your contacts so Skype can contact your friends easily. These apps Read more…

Wake Up and Smell the Bacon With Oscar Mayer’s Bacon Alarm for the iPhone

Wake Up and Smell the Bacon With Oscar Mayer's Bacon Alarm for the iPhone
What’s the best way to wake up in the morning? For someone who is not exactly a morning person, there is no perfect answer to that, although the sound and smell of sizzling bacon (and coffee!) comes pretty close. It’s a rare treat to have those sounds and smells, though, especially if you live alone Read more…

When You Die, Your iPad and Apple ID Will Be Useless (To Who Inherits It)

When You Die, Your iPad and Apple ID Will Be Useless (To Who Inherits It)
I’ve never really thought about what will happen to my iPad Mini if I died in the near future. In my family, old iPads (and iPhones and MacBooks) are usually handed down, so everything’s wiped, and practically everyone has his own Apple ID. Source But what if your iPad is locked, and you suddenly pass Read more…

Meet the Million Dollar iPhone

Meet the Million Dollar iPhone
Blinged out, crazy expensive iPhones are nothing new. Last year, we even heard of the Black Diamond iPhone 5 which was priced at $15 million! Since that much money is unreal for most people, I suppose this new Million Dollar iPhone is more reasonable. Jewellers Alchemist London have created the Million Dollar iPhone, which has a 24-carat Read more…

Does CarPlay Really Matter?

carplay failure
Early Monday morning Apple announced CarPlay; a new way to use your iPhone and car to listen to music, talk on the phone, receive text messages, and get turn-by-turn directions via Apple Maps. This giant step from Apple seems to be a great new way to use iOS 7 and your car, but does CarPlay Read more…

TwelveSouth’s SurfacePad Case for the Ipad Mini Looks Good AND Has Got a Lot of Smarts

SurfacePad for the iPad Mini
That’s what the “Apple only” accessory maker says about their new iPad Mini case, and after perusing the page for the new product, I am bound to agree! We don’t have a lot of TwelveSouth products at home, but what we have are certainly some of the best Apple accessories we’ve bought. Sure, they’re not Read more…

iPhone With Wraparound Display a Future Possibility

iphone with wraparound display
It’s always interesting to see what new patent Apple has been granted, if only to dream about even cooler stuff that we may actually throw our money at have in the future. In the past months, we’ve seen patents for the “iPen“, smart magnet technology for the iPad, and biometric headphones. Who knows when – or Read more…