There has been a lot of coverage about Apple’s decision to intentionally slow down iPhones with old batteries over the past week. Even though it offered an explanation, the company had to take a lot of criticism for the fact that it basically slowed down customers’ iPhones without telling them. It later issued an apology and promised to replace out of warranty batteries for $29 instead of the normal $79 […]
Apple has been unable to sell the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China for quite some time now due to a ban which has finally been overturned by a Chinese court. The ban was the result of a complaint from Shenzhen Baili Marketing Services which claimed that these handsets infringed on the company’s design patents. The Beijing Intellectual Property Office ordered Apple’s Chinese subsidiary and local retailer Zoomflight […]
Back in August, it seems that there was an increase in reports of iPhone 6 Plus units experiencing some kind of touch issue with their phone’s display. Dubbed the “Touch Disease”, Apple’s inaction led to a class-action lawsuit, but the good news is that it looks like Apple might have the answer to your problem.
For over a month now you have been reading countless stories of the Galaxy Note 7 exploding. That’s because there was a battery cell issue with the handset that forced Samsung to suspend sales and recall some 2.5 million units across the globe. It’s not entirely impossible for devices that don’t have such issues to explode as we recently saw with an iPhone 7. There has now been a report […]
It was reported last week that an increasing number of nearly two-year-old iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units are affected by touch issues. It’s now being referred to as “Touch Diseases” and it basically involves an unresponsive touchscreen that has a flicking gray bar at the top. There hasn’t been much engagement on Apple’s part which is why some dejected customers have decided to file a class action lawsuit […]
Do you have an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus and you’re experiencing some touch problems with your phone? If you are, you’re not alone. It seems that according to several recent reports, there is a growing number of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners who are reporting that their phone’s touchscreen is no longer responsive to touch.
China is one of the most lucrative markets in the world and it’s no surprise that Apple pays extra attention to the People’s Republic. Working in the Chinese market can prove to be hard at times and Apple surely knows that. An intellectual property board has ruled that Apple must halt iPhone 6 sales in Beijing as the two devices infringe on design patents of Shenzhen Baili,
Apple is providing you with yet another way to purchase the iPhone that you really want, it’s also a way for the company to boost iPhone sales through its stores, the plan is called “Trade Up with Installments” and it allows you to trade-in a smartphone and put the price you get towards reducing monthly payments on a brand spanking new iPhone.
Lithium-ion is probably the most common kind of battery used in our gadgets these days, but if there is a disadvantage to such batteries is that over time they lose their charge, and they are also dangerous in the sense that they could explode if impacted hard enough. In fact in the past we have heard cases of phones exploding unexpectedly.That being said it seems that if there was ever […]
There is an increasing number of restaurants and service-based industries which have started to incorporate the use of smartphones and tablets in their operations. This includes using mobile devices to take orders, or in some cases even placing tablets on the table so that customers can make their own orders at their leisure.That being said it looks like United Airlines will be making the same move as they have announced […]
According to Apple’s official specs, both the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will offer the same amount of talk time and surfing time as its predecessors. However a video from a couple of weeks ago seemingly confirmed that the iPhone 6s would feature a smaller battery than the iPhone 6, but what about the iPhone 6s Plus?It turns out that the iPhone 6s Plus will also feature a smaller […]
Playing games like Fruit Ninja on a smartphone works great because it takes advantage of the device’s touchscreen display. Playing other kinds of games like racing games or arcade fighters is a different story. While entirely possible, the use of onscreen buttons and directional buttons makes it a bit finicky to play at best.Now if you’re a huge gamer of such games, you might be interested to learn that Gamevice […]
Despite the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus being Apple’s new smartphones for 2015, the Cupertino company still has plans of selling its older iPhone models, the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and the iPhone 5s. While the older models have been naturally discounted, it would seem that Apple has omitted at least one option.If you were to pop on over to Apple’s website, you will realize that the iPhone 6, […]
If for some reason when you take photos with your iPhone 6 Plus and try as you might, your photos somehow still end up blurry, chances are it might not be so much a problem with your photo-taking skills, but rather a defect in the hardware. Apple has recently discovered that a small batch of iPhone 6 Plus handsets have been plagued with this defect.So much so that they have […]