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Tony Fadell Dispels Claims That Teams Competed For The iPhone’s OS

01/11/2017, The popular narrative that has been told countless times is that Tony Fadell and Scott Forstall were both asked to come up with an operating system for the first iPhone, in which Fadell’s creation known as “Acorn” back then lost out to Forstall’s...

Early iPhone OS Prototypes Compared Side-By-Side

01/11/2017, For those familiar with the history of the iPhone and iOS, you know that at the start Steve Jobs basically pitted Tony Fadell against Scott Forstall to see who could come up with a better mobile operating system. Since the clickwheel iPod was popular back...

Sharp To Reportedly Invest $864 Million Into OLED Production

01/09/2017, Apple is known to work with many suppliers on a single component. The idea is that should anything go wrong with one supplier, the others can pick up the slack. It is a pretty common strategy that other companies also use. Sharp is one of Apple’s...

Tim Cook Teases ‘The Best Is Yet To Come’ For The iPhone

01/09/2017, Apple’s iPhone sales have been slipping and it is no secret, and naturally fans and investors are a bit worried about the company’s future. However it seems that Apple’s CEO Tim Cook is particularly optimistic because in a press release celebrating...

Analysts Expect iPhone 8 To Blow iPhone 6 Sales Out Of The Water

01/06/2017, Apple’s iPhone 6 represented a pretty big change for the change. While the iPhone 5 introduced a larger display from its predecessors at 4-inches, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus brought even bigger changes at 4.7-inches and 5.5-inches respectively. This is why...

Meet Acorn, The OS That Almost Made Its Way Onto The iPhone

01/06/2017, If you’re familiar with the iPhone’s history, you know that during the development, Apple reached a crossroads in which they could either keep using the click-wheel interface that was popularized by the iPod, or a pared down touchscreen version of OS...

Incipio Launches Kiddy Lock Case, Covers Your iPhone’s Home Button

01/06/2017, [CES 2017] Apple’s Touch ID is a great way to protect your phone from prying eyes and prevented unwanted purchases. We have seen several cases in which children used the thumbprint of a sleeping parent to unlock the phone and go on a shopping spree. To...

Energous’ ‘True’ Wireless Charging To Ship Later This Year

01/05/2017, Wireless charging as it stands isn’t truly 100% wireless. You are still required to place your device on a charging mat to charge, which means that in a way your device is still tethered. In fact wired charging might even be better as you can lift your...

Apple Announces Chinese New Year Promotions

01/02/2017, In case you’re not familiar, Chinese New Year in 2017 will be kicking off on the 28th of January. The good news is that it looks like Apple wants to help some of their customers celebrate the holiday by announcing several Chinese New Year-related...

Apple Reportedly Cutting iPhone Production By 10%

12/30/2016, Could Apple’s decision to release the iPhone 7 that’s so similar to the iPhone 6 and 6s be a mistake? Some have certainly suggested that it was, although early numbers have suggested that the phone was doing just fine, or is it? According to a report...

Apple Patent Sees The Digital Crown Brought Onto iOS Devices

12/30/2016, A feature of the Apple Watch is the digital crown on the side of the device. Traditional watches have a similar crown that allows them to adjust the date and time, but in the Apple Watch’s case, the digital crown allows users to navigate the watch, act...

iPhone Production In India Could Begin By End Of 2017

12/29/2016, Considering the number of iPhones that are produced and sold on an annual basis, it makes sense for not only companies, but countries to try and entice Apple to manufacture their products in their country. This helps to create jobs which in turn will...