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  • iPhone Camera Supplier Sony Investing $345 Million to Boost Image Sensor Production

    23 July 2014, 10:02 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    As hinted at in an earlier report from Nikkei, Sony today confirmed it is investing 35 billion yen ($345 million) to increase the production of image sensors for smartphones and tablets, reports Reuters.…
  • AT&T, Apple Begin Paying $40 to U.S. iPad 3G Purchasers After Unlimited Data Lawsuit

    22 July 2014, 7:34 pm by: Juli Clover

    AT&T and Apple have begun sending out payments to consumers in the United States who purchased an original iPad 3G, following the culmination of a long-running class action lawsuit over unlimited data.…
  • iTunes by the Numbers: $4.5B Revenue, Billings up 25% Year-Over-Year, $20B Paid to Devs, 75B App…

    22 July 2014, 5:48 pm by: Juli Clover

    During its financial results call covering the third fiscal quarter (second calendar quarter) of 2014, Apple shared details on the success of its iTunes Store, which has become an increasingly important revenue source for the company in recent years, mainly…
  • Kenu Prepares for Larger iPhones with Lightweight Airframe+ Car Vent Mount

    22 July 2014, 2:00 pm by: Eric Slivka

    Kenu's Airframe smartphone car mount has proven popular with MacRumors readers, and with Apple all but certain to release larger iPhone models later this year Kenu has just released a new Airframe+ mount that accommodates thicker cases and devices with screen…
  • Hearthstone Expansion 'Curse of Naxxramas' Now Available on iOS and Mac

    22 July 2014, 1:47 pm by: Juli Clover

    Curse of Naxxramas, the first expansion for Blizzard's popular Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft collectible card game, is now available for download on PCs, Macs, and iPads.…
  • Hands-On With Apple's New Tips App in iOS 8 Beta 4

    21 July 2014, 11:00 pm by: Juli Clover

    iOS 8 beta 4, released earlier today, included a new app called Tips, which is designed to offer iOS 8 users information about all of the new features in the operating system.…
  • Facebook Debuts New Read-It-Later 'Save' Feature for iOS and Desktop

    21 July 2014, 5:19 pm by: Juli Clover

    Facebook today introduced a new read-it-later "Save" feature that allows users to save items on Facebook to view at a later time in both the desktop version of Facebook and the Facebook app for iOS.. Users can save links, places, movies, TV shows, music, and…
  • Buyer's Guide Accessory Discounts: Mini Jambox, Sony QX10, Apple Smart Covers, and More

    18 July 2014, 6:05 pm by: Juli Clover

    Along with several Mac deals and an array of iPhone discounts from Best Buy, multiple companies are offering discounts on various iOS accessories, including the Mini Jambox, Griffin Survivor cases, the Sony QX10 iPhone camera accessory, and Apple Smart Covers…
  • Best Buy Offers Free iHome Speaker With $0 Down iPhone Purchase, Other Deals

    18 July 2014, 1:14 pm by: Juli Clover

    Best Buy is offering several deals on the iPhone throughout the end of July, beginning with a $100 discount on the 16GB Verizon iPhone 5s, which is available now through Saturday, July 26. Verizon's iPhone 5s is typically priced at $199 at Best Buy.…
  • Blizzard's 'Hearthstone' Expansion 'Curse of Naxxramas' Launching July 22 for Mac/iOS

    17 July 2014, 1:49 pm by: Juli Clover

    Curse of Naxxramas, the first expansion for Blizzard's popular Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft free-to-play collectible card game, is set to launch on Tuesday, July 22. It will be released simultaneously on Macs, PCs, and iPads.…
  • Apple ID Two-Step Verification Now Available in 59 Countries

    17 July 2014, 12:39 pm by: Juli Clover

    Apple today expanded its two-step verification feature for Apple IDs to 48 additional countries, bringing the total number of countries able to access two-step authentication to 59.…
  • Facebook Launches Exclusive 'Mentions' App for Verified Public Figures

    17 July 2014, 12:16 pm by: Juli Clover

    Facebook today launched a new Mentions app, designed for "actors, athletes, musicians, and other influencers," allowing them to "discover and join conversations" on Facebook.…
  • Apple Explores Detecting User Behavior Patterns to Enhance Device Security

    17 July 2014, 10:49 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    The United States Patent and Trademark Office today published an Apple patent application (via AppleInsider) describing methods for detecting the behavior of the person who is currently using the device and comparing them to past patterns. While the January…
  • Apple May Shift Next-Generation Chip Production From TSMC to Samsung

    17 July 2014, 12:10 am by: Husain Sumra

    Apple may shift production of its 14-nanometer next-generation chips for iPhone from TSMC to Samsung, according to information compiled by Reuters.…
  • Apple Begins Rolling Out iTunes Pass in United States [Updated]

    16 July 2014, 11:37 pm by: Husain Sumra

    Yesterday, Apple debuted its new iTunes Pass service in Japanese Apple Stores, allowing users to buy iTunes Store credit directly without the need for physical gift cards. Today, Apple has begun to roll out the service in the United States (via iPhoneHacks).…
  • 'Google Wallet' Updated With Card Support, Money Request Feature, and More

    16 July 2014, 5:14 pm by: Juli Clover

    Google today updated its Google Wallet app, adding several new features including gift card support and a new request money option.…
  • T-Mobile to Offer Accessories on 24-Month Payment Plan With $0 Down

    16 July 2014, 3:27 pm by: Juli Clover

    T-Mobile today announced plans to begin offering accessories under its equipment installment plan, allowing users to purchase various iPhone and iPad accessories and pay for them over 24 months.…
  • Paul McCartney Re-Releases Five Popular Albums as iPad Apps

    16 July 2014, 10:19 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Paul McCartney today announced the addition of five of his classic albums to the iOS App store as iPad apps, reports The Guardian. McCartney is following in the footsteps of other musicians such as Lady Gaga and Bj√∂rk, who also used the tablet device to…
  • Logitech Unveils New Protection+ Case and +Trip Car Mount for iPhone 5s and iPhone 5

    16 July 2014, 5:04 am by: Richard Padilla

    Back in May, Logitech announced its new Case+ product for the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5, which contained a metal case and multiple magnetic attachments for different uses. Today, the company unveiled two new products inspired by the line: the new Protection+ case…
  • Google Search Results Now Notifying iPhone Users When Websites Use Flash

    15 July 2014, 1:57 pm by: Juli Clover

    Google recently implemented a feature that warns iPhone users when search results include websites that use Adobe Flash, as Flash is not supported by the iPhone.…

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