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iBell for the iPhone might be able to help wake heavy sleepers up

10/05/2012, It is safe to assume that many of us rely on the alarms built into our smartphones to wake us up. Unfortunately some of us happen to be extremely heavy sleepers and normal phone alarms just aren’t enough to wake us up. If you think that describes you or...

$99 Helios is an iPhone Telepresence Robot

10/01/2012, Whether or not you use an iPhone, it is very probable that you’d agree to the coolness factor of the device. In fact, many critics have cited the ‘cool’ factor of iPhone for being a major selling point. While that remains very true,...

iOS 6 reportedly drains the batteries of iPhone 4 and 4S

10/01/2012, Only recently, Apple rolled out the iOS 6 update. The update brought a whole host of features to the iOS devices. But all that seems rather overshadowed by one glaring mistake – that of the inclusion of Apple’s Maps after having ditched Google...

FCC may launch investigations into AT&T’s FaceTime blocking

09/25/2012, When Apple released iPhone 5 with the option of using FaceTime over cellular networks, iPhone users were rejoiced. They finally didn’t have to limit their FaceTime calls to WiFi connectivity and could finally make them truly on the go. But AT&T...

Verizon iPhones won’t be locked after contract

09/24/2012, Most phones sold with a carrier subsidy in the United States are locked. Even after the contract is up, most phones (and all previous iPhones) can’t switch carriers unless you ask your carrier to “unlock” it, and most carriers would...

Siri shows incorrect weather forecasts for New Yorkers

09/24/2012, If you are in New York City, New York and recently asked Siri to tell you about the weather forecast for a few upcoming days, you may be in for a surprise. Siri is going to tell you that the weather is going to stay in the mid-90s for a few days, which is...

iPhone 5 Review

09/24/2012, This comprehensive and independent iPhone 5 review was written using a retail unit. Don't get an iPhone 5 before reading this.

The rotary dial iPhone dock is for the vintage lovers out there

09/24/2012, While rotary dial phones might have been popular back in the day, stepping into homes and offices these days you will be hard pressed to find these classic-looking phones. You might find them in restaurants but they’re usually there for decorative...

The LIFX LED Lightbulb is controlled over WIFI via an iPhone

09/17/2012, It seems every year we’re treated to promises that lightbulbs are going next-gen, complete with networking features that will help us automate our homes. Few of these products get past the concept stage, so Phil Bosua decided to use a Kickstarter to...

iPhone 5 benchmark: narrowly beats Galaxy S3 [geekbench]

09/17/2012, When Apple announced iPhone 5, it had claimed that the A6 chip featured in the new iPhone will furnish up to 2x power and performance. New Geekbench results have now surfaced which show iPhone 5 scoring 1601 in that particular benchmark. Since iPhone 5...

iPhone 5 lands 2 million pre-orders within 24 hours

09/17/2012, As soon as Apple had taken the wraps off its new flagship smartphone, iPhone 5, there was praise as well as criticism. Many said that the new iPhone lacked innovation and that iPhone 5 may finally lead to Apple’s decline in the smartphone market. As...