11/30/2012, Last year, we wrote to you about a boy in China who carelessly sold his kidney in order to buy an iPad 2. With the 20,000 yuan, roughly $3,085, that he received from the illegal operation, the 17-year old boy spent the “dirty money” on an iPad 2 and an iPhone 4 – Apple’s hottest iDevices during that time. The boy eventually fell ill and the people involved in the […]
09/18/2012, When Apple introduced the iPhone 5, they also revealed that the iPhone 3GS would be discontinued and the iPhone 4 8GB would replace it as the “free” version on contract. Unfortunately they also stated that only select carriers would be offering it and it turns out that Sprint might not be one of them. The folk at 9to5 Mac have managed to get their hands on what appears to be […]
08/31/2012, As the month of August draws to a close, it means that we will be entering September which is also when the next-gen iPhone is expected to be revealed. That being said, it does not come as a surprise that we are starting to see the leaks, speculation and additional rumors ramp up and thanks to the folks at Nowhereelse.fr, they have managed to get their hands on what appears […]
08/23/2012, Assuming the leaked images are to be believed, we can expect the next-gen iPhone to sport a two-toned back plate, with the top and bottom portions in black/white, while the middle portion will be off a slightly lighter color. While the design of Apple’s new iPhone has yet to be confirmed, iPhone 4/4S owners will be able to turn their device into lookalikes thanks to this iPhone 5 conversion mod […]
08/22/2012, What you see above is cited to be an extremely rare example of an iPhone 4 prototype that is currently on sale on eBay for a cool $4,500 as its starting bid, although those who do not want anyone else to challenge for it can “Buy It Now” for a cool ten grand. This iPhone 4 prototype/tester unit is said to be extremely limited in numbers, and had never seen […]
07/17/2012, You may have seen our previous coverage of the Spike Kickstart project from SoloMatrix which aims at giving your iPhone (4 or 4S) a physical keyboard like you can find on Blackberry phones. The concept is appealing to pretty much anyone who does a fair amount of typing – email and texting come to mind, but note-taking and other such activities are also legitimate reasons for wanting a faster way […]
05/07/2012, A while back it was reported that due to constraints of replacement units for the iPhone, those working at Apple’s retail stores were instructed to replace owners with faulty iPhone 4s with refurbished versions of the iPhone 4S. The constrained units were the white 16GB GSM version of the iPhone 4 and while Apple has almost caught up with the demand for 16GB white iPhone 4s, it seems that they […]
04/30/2012, If you have an iPhone 4 or 4S and you love the smell of chocolate as well as the color brown, the folks over at ThinkGeek have decided to incorporate all of those above and given you the aptly named Chocolate Scented iPhone 4 Case which should fit on the latest iPhone 4S that shares the same dimensions. The case is designed to look like a bar of animated chocolate […]
04/16/2012, Supposedly supply constraints for the white 16GB iPhone 4 is so bad that Apple has reportedly instructed its Genius Bar workers to replace customers’ white 16GB iPhone 4 models with the iPhone 4S when applicable. Before you think that you could find yourself getting a “free” upgrade from an iPhone 4 to an iPhone 4S, the iPhone 4S models that will be given to customers will be refurbished units, but […]
04/10/2012, iPhone cases come in all shapes and sizes although this cobra case is probably one of the more scary and freaky cases that we’ve come across so far. If you know a friend who is particularly afraid of snakes, this could make a pretty good prank and it certainly gives off the illusion that the snake has swallowed your iPhone whole. Designed in mind for the iPhone 4 and iPhone […]
03/30/2012, iPhone 4 owners who did not pick up their free bumper case from the day they bought their device until the 27th of February 2012 are eligible for a $15 settlement payout. If that’s you, you will be able to file a claim online to claim $15 for not receiving or opting for the free bumper case that Apple was offering iPhone 4 owners during the infamous “Antennagate” incident.
03/29/2012, If you’ve ever wished that you could leave your house with just your keys and iPhone, you could be in luck thanks to the Poddities money clip for the iPhone 4/4S. As the name implies, and if the picture above did not already give it away, Poddities is basically a mod for your iPhone that allows it to double up as a money/card clip although some self-assembly would be required.
03/20/2012, There have been plenty of exploding phone stories in the past, and today it looks like we’ve got one more to add to the mix. Mashable recently posted an article detailing the experience of a woman who had her iPhone 4 “burst into smoke” while she was sleeping in a hotel room. The iPhone 4 was plugged into an Apple charger on the nightstand next to the bed when early […]
03/20/2012, If you’re the type that enjoys novel iPhone cases, you might be interested in checking out this particular iPhone case that has been designed to look like an internal hard drive. As pictured above, this particular case has been designed in such a way that it mimics the look of an internal hard drive, complete with barcodes, stickers, text and even a metallic appearance, although we’re not sure if those […]