A lot of anticipation and excitement is beginning to surrounded Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6. Apple unveiled the last flagship handset, iPhone 5S, in September 2013. However, the launch date for iPhone 6 is rumored to be in August this year.
It would appear that Apple is finally ready to break its 4-inch-display barrier and go for larger sizes. Rumors have it that the company is readying two new iPhone models, packing 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch display sizes.
Apple has quietly implemented a major change in its iPhone return policy. Until recently, the company allowed customers to return an iPhone within 30 days but now this has been trimmed down to 14 days.
If you live in the U.S. and are planning to buy an iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C, then you should buy one from Walmart as the retail store has cut price of iPhone 5S and 5C. The retailer is selling 16 GB iPhone 5S for $119 and 16 GB iPhone 5C for $29.
A while ago, an iOS 8 concept did its rounds on the web envisioning a mash-up of the Control Center and the multitasking view on iOS. Now, a jailbreak tweak called ‘Vertex’ has been released which turns this concept into a reality.
iPhone 5C has created a huge buzz among general people due to its low price. Most of the carriers are selling it ‘on-contract’ along with a price of $550 or more and a monthly fee of $70+. But Virgin Mobile is offering the handset for $299.99 and a monthly fee of $30 without contract.
The Evad3rs team which released the Evasi0n tool for iOS devices has now dished out an update for the jailbreak tool. The update, called Evasion7 1.0.7, takes care of the problems with updating bundled repository package information.
Apple launched the plastic iPhone 5C in the midst of a major marketing push. However, the handset didn’t really catch on and in broad terms, it was a failure. Now Apple’s former advertisement executive Ken Segall gives his opinion as to why the handset failed.
Earlier we have seen how one can charge his/her iPhone 4S wirelessly through a small modification. And now with the help of iQi, you can charge iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S and iPod Touch (5G) wirelessly.
When Apple released iOS 7, it was hailed as the first revamped and redesigned outlook for iOS in many years. However, over time iOS 7 proved to contain many bugs, some of them critical. This may be the reason why the upcoming iOS 7.1 keeps getting pushed back.
‘Find My iPhone’ is one of the most useful security features of Apple’s handset, allowing a user to locate a misplaced iPhone instantly. But a bug in iOS 7 allows anyone to disable the feature without even providing a password.
Smartphones may be the most essential gadgets for our lifestyle today but it can also be dangerous. A teenager in Maine recently has placed her iPhone in her back pocket when it exploded with a pop sound and caught fire.
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