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  • Apple Watch Wins Renowned iF Design Award Before Release

    3 March 2015, 8:24 pm by: Husain Sumra

    While Apple Watch could be more than a month away from a public release, it has won a 2015 iF Gold Award from the International Forum (iF) Design in its annual industrial design competition. The jury called the Apple Watch design "an icon".…
  • New Site Offers Interactive Look at Upcoming Apple Watch Apps

    3 March 2015, 4:18 pm by: Juli Clover

    AppAdvice recently launched a new site dedicated to the Apple Watch called WatchAware, and today a new feature was introduced that showcases upcoming Apple Watch apps in an interesting, interactive way.…
  • AT&T Modio LTE Case for Wi-Fi iPad Mini Launches March 20 for $49.99 with Contract

    3 March 2015, 11:33 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    Following its unveiling at CES earlier this year, AT&T today announced that its new Modio Case for iPad Mini, which enables Wi-Fi only iPads to connect to 4G, will be available for purchase March 20 for $49.99 with a two-year agreement.…
  • Pebble Introduces 'Pebble Time Steel' Following Successful Kickstarter Campaign

    3 March 2015, 8:57 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    Exactly a week after revealing the new generation of Pebble smartwatches, called the Pebble Time, Pebble today announced an additional tier to its Kickstarter fundraiser called the Pebble Time Steel.…
  • Google's New Take on Mobile Payments Puts Focus on Developers With Android Pay

    2 March 2015, 11:51 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    At Mobile World Congress today Senior Vice President of Google Sundar Pichai revealed a handful of new projects the company is working on, including a new mobile payments solution called Android Pay (via The Verge).…
  • IBM Expands MobileFirst for iOS Portfolio With Three New Apps

    2 March 2015, 9:27 am by: Joe Rossignol

    IBM on Monday announced the expansion of its MobileFirst for iOS portfolio with three new enterprise apps for the banking and financial services, airline and retail industries. The new made-for-business apps available for customization and deployment in the…
  • Next-Generation iPhones Said to Feature Force Touch, Lack Dual-Lens Camera System

    1 March 2015, 6:11 pm by: Joe Rossignol

    The so-called "iPhone 6s" and "iPhone 6s Plus" will reportedly adopt Force Touch, a feature that debuted on the Apple Watch in September, according to sources for AppleInsider. The next-generation iPhones are expected to retain the same physical design as the…
  • SanDisk Announces 128GB iXpand Flash Drive and Updated Sync App With Touch ID

    1 March 2015, 1:00 pm by: Mitchel Broussard

    This week at mobile-focused technology show Mobile World Congress, SanDisk plans to announce a several updates to its line of iXpand Flash Drives and companion app, mainly focused on expanding storage space and enabling quicker and more secure data decryption…
  • Apple Watch Debut in 'Style' Suggests Space Gray Pricing May Start at $349

    1 March 2015, 12:33 pm by: Joe Rossignol

    The worldwide magazine debut of the Apple Watch continues this week on the cover of fashion magazine Style in the United Kingdom. The cover of the Big Spring Issue for March features model Guinevere Van Seenus wearing an Apple Watch and is accompanied by a…
  • Buyer's Guide: Deals on iPad Air, iMac, MacBook Air, and Apple Accessories

    27 February 2015, 1:43 pm by: Juli Clover

    As we head into March, deals are beginning to pick up a little bit. The iPad Air 2 is still available at discounted prices from B&H Photo, and Best Buy is offering discounts on its stock of original iPad Air tablets.…
  • Swiss Watchmakers Showcase Varied Approaches to Smartwatch Technology

    27 February 2015, 10:55 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    Following Apple's unveiling of a March 9 media event that will most likely focus on the pricing and launch date for the Apple Watch, Swiss watchmakers Swatch, Frédérique Constant and Alpina have recently released more details regarding products that will be…
  • Mobile Printing App 'Printer Pro' Named Apple's Free App of the Week

    27 February 2015, 9:20 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    Mobile printing app Printer Pro, by developer Readdle, has been named by Apple as this week's App of the Week. Known for their knack at developing productivity-based apps, Readdle says Printer Pro will allow users to "print just about anything" from an iPhone…
  • Avatron Launches 'Air Display 3' for iOS With New USB Connection Option

    26 February 2015, 1:01 pm by: Juli Clover

    Avatron, the company behind popular secondary display app Air Display 2 today launched an updated version of the software, Air Display 3. Like Air Display 2, Air Display 3 allows users to turn their iPads, iPhones, or iPod touches into secondary displays for…
  • iPhone Accounts for Nearly 90% of Smartphone Industry Profits in Fourth Quarter

    26 February 2015, 10:24 am by: Joe Rossignol

    The latest numbers from Strategy Analytics reveal that Apple continued to dominate in global smartphone profit during the fourth quarter of 2014, capturing a record-high 88.7% share of profit during the three-month period ending December. Apple earned…
  • iOS Extends Lead on Android in Enterprise on Strength of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

    26 February 2015, 8:00 am by: Joe Rossignol

    The latest Mobility Index Report from Good Technology reveals that iOS increased its lead over Android in the enterprise market during the fourth quarter on the strength of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. iOS accounted for 73% of total activations during the…
  • Google Expands Free Google Play Music Storage to 50,000 Songs

    25 February 2015, 6:04 pm by: Juli Clover

    Google today announced an update to its Google Play Music service, expanding the amount of available storage. Users can now store 50,000 songs in the cloud at no cost, up from 20,000.…
  • Podcasts Entering 'Golden Age' After Experiencing Surge in Growth

    25 February 2015, 11:04 am by: Joe Rossignol

    The continued rise of smartphone and tablet adoption and the addition of Podcasts as a stock app on iOS 8 has resulted in significant growth for podcasts in the United States, reports Ad Age. Overall consumption of podcasts experienced 18% growth in the U.S.…
  • How Upcoming 'Modern Family' Episode Was Shot Entirely on iPhone and iPad Cameras

    24 February 2015, 11:43 pm by: Husain Sumra

    Last week, it was announced that the February 25 episode of Emmy-winning sitcom "Modern Family" would take place solely on a MacBook screen and only be shot with cameras from iPhones and iPads. BuzzFeed News got in touch with the episode's director and series…
  • RooCASE Video Review: Hands-On With Four iPhone 6 Plus Cases

    24 February 2015, 2:57 pm by: Juli Clover

    With hundreds of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases on the market, it can be difficult to find the perfect solution for your needs, managing the fine line between enough protection and too much bulk. Popular casemaker RooCASE has some promising options that may suit…
  • ExoLens Review: Hands-On With a Professional Photography System for iPhone 6

    24 February 2015, 12:06 pm by: Marianne Schultz

    Apple's iPhone has topped Flickr's list of the top mobile cameras for years, with Apple even surpassing Nikon to be the number 2 camera brand on the service earlier this year. Smartphone photography is booming and there has been no shortage of accessories to…

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