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  • Popular Calendar App 'Fantastical 2' Coming Soon to Apple Watch

    29 May 2015, 3:41 pm by: Juli Clover

    Flexibits, the developers behind the popular Fantastical 2 calendar app for iOS and Mac, today released a teaser suggesting the app will be expanding to the Apple Watch in the near future. A new page on the Flexibits website reads "It's almost time" before…
  • MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Ztylus Limited Edition Camera Kit for iPhone 6/6 Plus

    29 May 2015, 3:00 pm by: Marianne Schultz

    For our next giveaway, we've partnered with Ztylus, a maker of smartphone cases with interchangeable accessory attachments. Ztylus is graciously offering one limited edition Rose Gold Camera Kit for the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus that retails for $149.95.…
  • iOS Text Bug Also Affects Twitter, Snapchat, WhatsApp and Other Apps

    29 May 2015, 9:26 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    The iOS bug that was discovered earlier in the week and causes an iPhone to crash after receiving a specific string of symbols and characters, today expanded to both the Twitter and Snapchat iOS apps (via The Guardian). The bug not only crashes an iPhone, but…
  • 'Inbox by Gmail' Now Open to Everyone, Updated With Trip Bundles and More

    28 May 2015, 3:32 pm by: Joe Rossignol

    Google has announced that Inbox by Gmail can now be used by everyone with no invitation required, and the search company has also updated the email app with Trip Bundles, Undo Send functionality on mobile, the option to select "Delete" as the default swiping…
  • Google Brings 'Cardboard' Virtual Reality Headset to iOS With New SDK, iPhone App

    28 May 2015, 2:53 pm by: Juli Clover

    Google last year debuted Google Cardboard, an inexpensive virtual reality platform that combined a cardboard mount and lens with a smartphone to create a virtual reality headset.…
  • Force Touch Now Planned for Both 'iPhone 6s' Display Sizes

    28 May 2015, 11:27 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    A new report out of Apple's supply chain in Taiwan today claims that the next generation of iPhones - tentatively designated as the "iPhone 6s" and "iPhone 6s Plus" - will both receive a version of Force Touch this year, according to Economic Daily News (via…
  • Todoist for Apple Watch Released With Glance View, Task Notifications and More

    28 May 2015, 9:00 am by: Joe Rossignol

    Todoist today announced the imminent release of Todoist for Apple Watch, which should be going live shortly pending App Store approval, after nearly four months of extensive testing and development. The new app brings several task management features of…
  • Powerful Image Editing App 'Pixelmator' Expands to the iPhone

    28 May 2015, 7:46 am by: Juli Clover

    Back in October, popular Mac image editing app Pixelmator was brought to iOS in the form of an iPad app, and as of today, that iOS app is being expanded to the iPhone. Pixelmator for iOS is now a universal app, giving iPhone users a way to edit their images…
  • Apple Watch Shown Charging Through 6-Pin Diagnostic Port in New Video

    27 May 2015, 5:40 pm by: Juli Clover

    Earlier this month, the team behind the battery-boosting "Reserve Strap" for the Apple Watch suggested it was possible to use the hidden 6-pin diagnostic port in the Apple Watch to charge the device, and today they've backed up their claims with a video…
  • Fox Debuts 'Movie of the Day!' App With Daily Discounts on iTunes Movies

    27 May 2015, 10:56 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    Fox today debuted a new app called Movie of the Day! [Direct Link] which aims to provide customers a new daily discount on one movie from Fox's large catalog (via Engadget).…
  • Bellabeat Officially Launches Stress-Measuring 'Leaf' Activity Tracker

    27 May 2015, 10:00 am by: Juli Clover

    Bellabeat, a company focused on creating technology products designed for women, is today ready to launch its first wearable, the Leaf activity tracker. First announced last year, the Leaf is an activity tracker that looks more like a stylish piece of jewelry…
  • How to Calibrate Apple Watch for a More Accurate Offline Workout

    25 May 2015, 11:14 am by: Lory Gil

    Apple Watch tracks your movement and heart rate. It uses that information in conjunction with your gender, height, age, and weight to estimate how many calories you burn during daily movement, including light strolls and dedicated workouts.…
  • How to Pair Bluetooth Headphones and Listen to Music on Apple Watch

    24 May 2015, 10:02 am by: Lory Gil

    Apple Watch includes 6.2 GB of storage space for adding content like apps, photos, and music, with up to 2GB of that space dedicated to storing songs. When you add a playlist, you can listen to music on it, even when your iPhone is not in range. While the…
  • How to Set Up Apple Pay on Apple Watch

    23 May 2015, 10:02 am by: Lory Gil

    Apple restricted Apple Pay to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus due to the need for an NFC chip that's not included in older phones, which means Apple Pay has been limited to those with newer iPhones since it debuted in October of 2014.…
  • Video Review: The MOS Kick is a Versatile Stand for Your iPhone

    22 May 2015, 4:54 pm by: Juli Clover

    There are dozens if not hundreds of iPhone stands on the market, but every once in awhile, there's one that sets itself apart with a unique form or a rich set of features. The MOS Kick falls into the latter category, offering a stand, screwdriver, bottle…
  • Apple Store App for iOS Updated With Touch ID Support, Two-Step Verification

    21 May 2015, 6:38 pm by: Juli Clover

    Apple today updated its Apple Store app for iOS to version 3.3, adding additional security and convenience features to the app. There's now a "Touch ID" option in the Account section of the app that allows users to enable Touch ID for viewing orders, accessing…
  • Activité Pop Review: Hands-On With Withings' Simple and Stylish $149 Activity Tracker

    21 May 2015, 4:27 pm by: Juli Clover

    The Apple Watch is fantastic because it lets you receive notifications, communicate with friends, access apps from your iPhone, and record a wealth of activity-related data, but it's also a device that requires a heavy amount of interaction.…
  • Duet Review: A Premium Two-in-One Stand for Apple Watch and iPhone

    21 May 2015, 3:02 pm by: Joe Rossignol

    Given that the Apple Watch has an advertised 18-hours battery life based on mixed usage, chances are that you will be taking off the wrist-worn device each night to charge. Naturally, accessory makers have been quick to jump on the opportunity to create a wide…
  • Adobe Removing Photoshop Touch From App Store Next Week

    21 May 2015, 1:59 pm by: Joe Rossignol

    Adobe has announced that it will remove Photoshop Touch for iPhone and iPad from the App Store and other platforms on May 28. The software company says it will be focusing its mobile efforts on other apps in the Creative Cloud suite, including Photoshop Mix,…
  • Despite Popular Kickstarter, Pebble Seeks $5 Million Loan 'To Stay Afloat'

    21 May 2015, 10:01 am by: Mitchel Broussard

    Popular smartwatch maker Pebble appears to be in some financial trouble, according to a few sources "close to the company," as reported by TechCrunch. The company is having trouble maintaining its growth, turning to a bank in its home base of Silicon Valley…

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