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Lawsuit Against Apple Wants A Lock-Out System While Driving

01/18/2017, We all know that driving while using our phones is a bad idea and it has potentially dangerous consequences. However some people despite knowing that still do it anyway. Now it seems that a class-action lawsuit has been filed against Apple in which they...

FTC Sues Qualcomm For Allegedly Forcing Apple To Use Its Chips

01/17/2017, For the longest time ever, Apple has typically relied on Qualcomm’s chips for its iPhones. While Apple does have multiple suppliers for some components, there are some that they do work with exclusively, so this did not really come as a surprise....

How To Unjailbreak The iPhone

01/15/2017, Jailbreaking your iPhone lets you utilize Cydia and do other things (Jailbreaking = unlocking Apple’s controls on user permission to install any apps and change any settings). Also, there are other benefits to it. However, at some point in time, you...

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...