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Apple iOS 12 releases today. Here's how to update your iPhone to latest operating system

The iOS 12 update will be avaialble Monday, and if you’ve been anxiously waiting for the latest iPhone update, your time has come.  Apple’s 12th mobile operating system was first announced in June during its Worldwide Developers Conference and the latest iOS release appears to be...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 1:16pm

iPhone XS, XS Max and XR shipping dates announced. Here's how to pre-order

Apple unveiled the iPhone XS, the iPhone XS Max and the iPhone XR on Wednesday during a product announcement event at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park campus in Cupertino, California. All three new phones boast all-screen displays, faster, A12 Bionic processors and an improved camera system....

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 12:02pm

What we know about the iPhone XC, the rumored cheaper version of the iPhone X

Apple could release an iPhone XC for those wanting a scaled-back version of the iPhone X. Apple has plans to unveil its latest batch of iPhones and other products on September 12 during its event in Cupertino, California — and while we are expecting to learn all the details about an updated...

Monday, September 10, 2018 - 1:10pm

Everything we know about the new iPhones

For Apple fans, it's Christmas in September again — fresh off the announcement that it's become the first $1 trillion company, Apple is unveiling a new lineup of iPhones at its traditional fall event in Cupertino, California, on Sept. 12. Here's what we know about what's...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 7:35pm

Latest iPhone rumors: Leaked images show USB-C fast charging coming to iPhone

New iPhone rumors have emerged that might provide us with information about new features that could be coming to the next Apple iPhone, including photos that show the next iPhone will have USB-C charging. The latest iPhone rumors were spotted on several tech blogs and show photos of what appears...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 5:18pm

Everything you need to know about Apple group FaceTime for iOS 12

Apple has announced there will be a group FaceTime feature available for iOS coming soon and if you’re someone who already participates in group chats with friends and family, the group FaceTime feature will bring you closer to all the people you chat with. When Apple releases the new iOS 12...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 2:26pm

This simple request will make Siri curse at you

Along with the many things you can make Siri do, you can also make Siri curse, too. Siri, the personal assistant from Apple can provide useful information on a wide variety of topics. By simply saying “Hey Siri,” the Apple personal assistant can tell you the weather, play a song, or...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 5:42pm

This device can open any locked iPhone and some police departments are using it

The FBI and other law enforcement agencies are using a tool called GrayKey to unlock iPhones and assist with criminal investigations. According to a recent Motherboard investigation, several local and regional police forces including the Maryland State Police and Indiana State Police departments...

Friday, April 13, 2018 - 4:05pm

New iPhone update will 'break' your phone if you have this type of screen

 A new iPhone update for the iPhone 8 is causing the iPhone screen to break after the update is loaded to the device.  The issue affects anyone who has had their iPhone 8 screen repaired using an aftermarket part. Apple released iOS 11.3 at the end of March and according to several users...

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 1:36pm

Does wireless charging kill your iPhone battery?

Tech experts have already confirmed that cold and iPhone batteries don’t mix, but will iPhone wireless charging also cause your battery life to shorten? Wireless charging for mobile phones was first introduced early 2015 by Samsung when they released the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge mobile phones,...

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 5:01pm

Apple confirms iPhones can shut down in cold weather

Apple finally confirms that the iPhone battery life can be compromised when you expose your iPhone to extreme cold weather. Some iPhone users have reported that their iPhones shut down completely when it’s cold outside. Sometimes it can occur when the iPhone battery level says you have more...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 1:23pm

What do all the Apple weather icons mean?

If you use the iPhone weather app, you probably know there are several icons that represent the different types of weather conditions you’ll encounter. While some are obvious, some of them can be a little difficult to figure out, leaving you to wonder what do all the Apple weather icons on...

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 5:39pm

Beware: This single text message will crash your phone

Some are calling it the "text bomb," others are reporting it as déjà vu — a bug of mass proportions set off with little to no effort — and this time, all it takes to crash your iPhone is a single text. The character is in Telugu, the third most spoken Indian language in the U...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 11:05am

Apple finally admits to slowing down your older iPhone

Apple finally admits to intentionally slowing down the performance of older iPhones, causing many people to be forced into upgrading their devices.  Owners of the iPhone 6s have recently noticed their phones shut down unexpectedly, even after having the phone’s battery replaced by Apple...

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 4:23pm

Could the iPhone X bring a world without selfies?

The iPhone X dropped and selfie fans were ready to angle, pout and click… then they realized the camera is a bit too good. “Shoot selfies with a depth-of-field effect that puts your face in sharp focus against an artfully blurred background,” Apple’s website boasts about...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 5:06pm

If you break your new iPhone X screen, be prepared to spend a lot of cash on repairs

The highly anticipated iPhone X is set to set to hit the shelves on November 3 and at $1,000 it will be Apple’s most expensive phone to date. Aside from the high price people will pay to own the iPhone X, it will also be expensive to have it repaired. According to Apple, it will cost $279 to...

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 5:15pm

Uber can secretly record your iPhone screen, but they don't want you to worry about it

A hidden feature in the Uber app could allow the ride-sharing service to record the screen of iPhone users if it wanted to, according to a recent discovery by security researchers. Mobile app security analyzer Will Strafach detected a special, undocumented permission or “entitlement”...

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 1:06pm

Apple's face recognition could pose privacy concerns, experts say

Apple news always makes waves, but the recently announced Face ID feature struck a particular chord with experts concerned about privacy implications. One fear voiced again and again was the possibility that police could gain access someone’s phone without their direct permission, simply by...

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 10:48am

When ya gotta go, this app will reserve you a public bathroom

If only there was an app to save us from having to pee while out and about in Manhattan, popping into the one Starbucks without a functioning bathroom and having to dodge and weave around tourists to find another before piddling our pants. Oh, but there is. A new app called Rockaloo (get it?)...

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 8:15pm

Analysis: Will the iPhone X be extraordinary or a big fat meh?

IPhone is releasing three new iterations of its product, the most highly anticipated being the iPhone X. While the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are expected to drop soon, the iPhone X would be the premium model. According to reviews, the iPhone X boasts more “stunning” screen space, an...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:39pm