Elago's New M4 Stand Turns Your iPhone 7, 6s, or 6 Into The Original Macintosh

Elago's New M4 Stand Turns Your iPhone 7, 6s, or 6 Into The Original Macintosh Back in January, accessory maker Elago launched the W3 Charging Stand for Apple Watch, which housed Apple’s modern wearable within a silicone shell that looked just like the Macintosh computer from 1984. This week, Elago is launching another nostalgic accessory, […]

Apple Captured 79% of Global Smartphone Profits in 2016

Apple Captured 79% of Global Smartphone Profits in 2016 The iPhone captured 79 percent of global smartphone profits in 2016, according to new research from Strategy Analytics obtained by The Korea Herald. Global smartphone profit stood at $53.7 billion, with Apple’s iPhone profit accounting for $44.9 billion. Apple held 14.5 percent global smartphone marketshare in […]

Apple Supplier Japan Display Creating Flexible LCD Panels for Use in Future iPhones

Apple Supplier Japan Display Creating Flexible LCD Panels for Use in Future iPhones iPhone supplier Japan Display has come up with a plan to battle the increasing popularity of organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panel manufacturing, without needing to delve into the costly practice of creating OLED panels itself. According to a new report by The […]

iPhone Captured 31% of Smartphone Sales in the U.S. Ahead of Holiday Season

iPhone Captured 31% of Smartphone Sales in the U.S. Ahead of Holiday Season The iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, and iPhone 6s were the “three most popular smartphones” in the United States in the three month period ending November 2016, when users were purchasing early holiday gifts for friends and family members. According to new […]

iFixit Looks Back on 10 Years of iPhone Teardowns

iFixit Looks Back on 10 Years of iPhone Teardowns This week marked 10 years since Steve Jobs unveiled the original iPhone at Macworld in San Francisco. In commemoration, iFixit has published a roundup of 15 iPhone teardowns the site has completed over the past decade, offering a look at how the design’s construction has evolved […]

Foxconn Reports First Ever Profit Decline on Back of Slow iPhone Sales in 2016

Foxconn Reports First Ever Profit Decline on Back of Slow iPhone Sales in 2016 Following a year filled with doom and gloom stories surrounding Apple and its first revenue decline in thirteen years, major iPhone supplier Foxconn Technology Group has reported its own first ever sales decline since the company went public in 1991. In […]

Apple Will Reduce iPhone 7 Production By 10% in Early 2017 Due to 'Sluggish' Sales

Apple Will Reduce iPhone 7 Production By 10% in Early 2017 Due to 'Sluggish' Sales Apple plans to reduce production of the iPhone line by 10 percent beginning in the first quarter of 2017, according to supplier data collected by Nikkei. Apple is said to have experienced a similar situation thanks to accumulated inventory of […]

Celebrity-Filled Beats Ad Shares Advantages of Headphones With 'No Strings'

Celebrity-Filled Beats Ad Shares Advantages of Headphones With 'No Strings' A new Beats By Dre advertisement shared online recently depicts a group of celebrities wearing the company’s new Solo3, BeatsX, and Powerbeats3 Wireless headphones. All three devices were announced during Apple’s September 7 iPhone event, and are positioned as compatible options for users looking to […]

iPhone 7 to Launch in Several Additional Countries in Late October

iPhone 7 to Launch in Several Additional Countries in Late October Apple today updated several of its international websites with iPhone 7 and 7 Plus launch dates, announcing the expansion of the new devices to Egypt, Colombia, Cameroon, Kenya, Botswana, Moldova, and Mozambique. Apple previously updated its websites in Israel, South Korea, Thailand, Morocco, Madagascar, […]

Apple Offers a Temporary Workaround if the Home Button Fails on an iPhone 7

Apple Offers a Temporary Workaround if the Home Button Fails on an iPhone 7 With the introduction of the iPhone 7, Apple did away with the classic click-mechanism home button in favor of a “solid-state” pressure sensitive one that uses haptic feedback to mimic traditional button presses. The programming that controls the Taptic Engine-powered feedback […]

iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black Now Widely Available at U.S. Apple Stores

iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black Now Widely Available at U.S. Apple Stores Since launching nearly one month ago, the iPhone 7 Plus in Jet Black has been challenging to find at Apple Stores in the United States — until today, that is. A spot check of iStockNow reveals the popular model is now at […]

SIM-Free iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Now Available From Apple Online Store

SIM-Free iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Now Available From Apple Online Store As of this afternoon, Apple has started offering a SIM-free version of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus from its online store in the United States, allowing customers to buy an unlocked iPhone without choosing a carrier. SIM-free versions of the […]

TSMC Breaks Earnings Records Thanks to Increasing Demand for iPhone 7

TSMC Breaks Earnings Records Thanks to Increasing Demand for iPhone 7 Thanks to a boost from supplying parts for the increasing demand of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company has raised its forecast for 2016. Specifically, the manufacturer expects a revenue growth of between 11 and 12 percent, whereas it […]

Android Wear Smartwatch Owners Reporting Pairing Issues With iPhone 7

Android Wear Smartwatch Owners Reporting Pairing Issues With iPhone 7 Several popular Android Wear devices like the Moto 360 and Fossil Q remain incompatible with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, according to a report by The Verge. Owners of the Android smartwatches have been able to use the devices with the iPhone 5 […]

iPhone 7 Camera Review: The Best Smartphone for Photos

iPhone 7 Camera Review: The Best Smartphone for Photos The camera on the iPhone has developed such a reputation for excellence that it’s one of the device’s central selling points. It’s worth upgrading to a new phone just to get the latest and greatest camera. After a week of rigorous shooting, one thing is totally […]

iPhone 7 Arrives in More Countries Starting October 7

iPhone 7 Arrives in More Countries Starting October 7 Apple has announced that iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus launch in India on October 7 and in Macao, Macedonia, Malaysia, Montenegro, South Africa, and Turkey on October 14. The smartphones also launch in Ukraine on October 7, and in South Korea and Thailand on October […]