Minuum Keyboard for iOS 8

Awesome Android keyboard coming to iOS 8 to make your iPhone 6 seem even bigger

By on September 1, 2014 at 2:20 PM.

Awesome Android keyboard coming to iOS 8 to make your iPhone 6 seem even bigger

One of the most interesting features of iOS 8 – at least to some potential iPhone buyers – is support for third-party keyboards, which Apple is ready to introduce for the first time ever. Once iOS 8 is officially released following the iPhone 6 announcement next week, various third-party keyboards will likely be launched in the App Store, including one particular app that’s already popular on Android devices. More →

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Apple Spaceship Campus

Video: Drone captures amazing bird’s-eye view of Apple’s new spaceship campus

By on September 1, 2014 at 1:30 PM.

Video: Drone captures amazing bird’s-eye view of Apple’s new spaceship campus

We’ve all seen photos of the new spaceship-like headquarters Apple is building in Cupertino, California right now, but none of us have seen it quite like this. YouTube user “jmcminn” last week posted a video he shot using a DJI Phantom 2 “drone” equipped with a GoPro Hero 3+ video camera. The video gives us the first bird’s-eye view of Apple’s Campus 2, which is currently under construction in Cupertino. More →

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Apple iWatch Price $400

Would you pay $400 for an iWatch?

By on September 1, 2014 at 1:05 PM.

Would you pay $400 for an iWatch?

Given how not-so-well most smartwatches have sold so far, Apple would have to be crazy to charge $400 for the iWatch unless it brought something truly new to the table… right? Re/code’s sources say that Apple execs “have discussed charging around $400 for the company’s new wearable device” although that’s apparently just one of many price points under consideration for different device types. More →

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Celebrities Nude Pictures iCloud

Here’s how all those celebrity nudes might have been stolen

By on September 1, 2014 at 12:40 PM.

Here’s how all those celebrity nudes might have been stolen

After a massive breach that saw hackers steal nude pictures and videos from phones belonging to various celebrities, fingers have been pointed at Apple’s iCloud as the potential point of access. Now, various reports have emerged detailing the way these phones may have been obtained, and revealing Apple’s involvement in the process. More →

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iPhone 6 Air Rumors: Size

New iPhone 6 phablet photos reveal a critical detail that might affect your buying decision

By on September 1, 2014 at 11:50 AM.

New iPhone 6 phablet photos reveal a critical detail that might affect your buying decision

The iPhone Air – which is what some people believe the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 model will be called – has appeared in a new series of images provided by French publication Nowhereelse, a steady source for iPhone 6 leaks. The new photos reveal one key detail about the upcoming handset that certain buyers may care about above all else when making a buying decision: the phone’s size.  More →

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iPhone 6 Reversible USB Cable

Here’s another way the iPhone 6 might disappoint you

By on September 1, 2014 at 10:35 AM.

Here’s another way the iPhone 6 might disappoint you

We hope you weren’t getting your hopes up too much that Apple was going to just give you a cool new reversible USB cable when you bought the iPhone 6. 9to5Mac directs our attention to a new research note from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who says that Apple’s new reversible USB Lightning connector won’t be shipping with the iPhone 6 and it’s not clear whether Apple plans to release the new connector at all. Kuo says that Apple believes the reversible USB connector will offer only “limited improvements to overall user experience” and thus won’t be worth the extra money to ship with the iPhone 6. More →

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Best Free iPhone Apps

$55 worth of awesome paid iPhone apps you can now download for free (7 apps total)

$55 worth of awesome paid iPhone apps you can now download for free (7 apps total)

By on September 1, 2014 at 10:10 AM.

It’s Labor Day, and what better way to celebrate than by downloading a bunch of great paid iPhone and iPad apps for free? We’re starting off September on the right foot with seven nifty paid iOS apps that are all on sale for free for a very limited time. See anything you like? You’d better hurry, because these awesome sales could be over at any time. As a side note, there are still a few freebies from our last post in this series, and you can get them now if you hustle. More →

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iPhone 6 Rumors

5.5-inch iPhone 6 shell shown off in hands-on video

By on September 1, 2014 at 9:45 AM.

5.5-inch iPhone 6 shell shown off in hands-on video

We can finally see it now — the light at the end of the tunnel. The seemingly unending flood of leaks and rumors surrounding Apple’s next-generation iPhone 6 handsets will, in fact, soon come to an end. Apple is scheduled to unveil one or both new iPhone models next week during a big press conference on September 9th and then we can finally move on… to iPhone 6s rumors. In the meantime, however, we can expect plenty more leaks between now and next Tuesday, the latest of which examines the aluminum housing said to be from Apple’s upcoming 5.5-inch iPhone phablet. More →

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iCloud Hack Celebrities Nude Pictures

Nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande and others leak in alleged iCloud hack

By on September 1, 2014 at 9:20 AM.

Nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande and others leak in alleged iCloud hack

With just over a week to go until the iPhone 6 is finally unveiled, Apple’s most important product launch of the year, the company may have a major scandal to deal with that’s directly related to its iOS ecosystem. Mashable reports that hackers managed to break into a number of iCloud accounts belonging to certain celebrities, and alleged nude photos and even compromising videos have been posted as a result. More →

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iPhone 6 Rumors: Wireless Payments

Major card companies are signed on for Apple’s iPhone 6 payments solution

By on September 1, 2014 at 8:45 AM.

Major card companies are signed on for Apple’s iPhone 6 payments solution

The iPhone 6 is widely expected to include an NFC chip that will enable mobile payments on the device, a move Apple is finally ready for. In addition to leaks that seem to prove the iPhone 6’s hardware will support wireless payments, fresh reports from Bloomberg and Re/code indicate that Apple has recruited the three major credit card providers to back its iPhone wallet plans. More →

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Galaxy Tab S vs iPad Air

Samsung pits the Galaxy Tab S against the iPad Air in latest ad

By on August 29, 2014 at 6:45 PM.

Samsung pits the Galaxy Tab S against the iPad Air in latest ad

Samsung’s latest tablet, the Galaxy Tab S, is one impressive piece of hardware. It’s received rave reviews from the press, consumers seem to love it and it even outclasses the iPad in many respects. In order to prove that last point, Samsung took to the streets of New York with an iPad Air and a Galaxy Tab S to see which device the average consumer would choose. More →

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Apple Public Relations Strategies

This is why your favorite tech site has a horrible pro-Apple bias

By on August 29, 2014 at 3:10 PM.

This is why your favorite tech site has a horrible pro-Apple bias

Pretty much everyone who has ever written anything about technology has, at one point or another, been called an “iSheep” who is “so bias (sic) in favor of Apple!” But while accusations of “pro-Apple bias” occur so often that they’re practically meaningless, that doesn’t mean Apple doesn’t have a brilliant strategy for monitoring and manipulating media coverage about the company that is lightyears beyond what Amazon, Microsoft or even Google do. More →

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