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KGI: iPhone 7 to feature 2.4GHz A10 chip, IPX7 waterproofing, new 12 megapixel cameras, piano black color, more

A weekend report from KGI is shining some last minute details on the iPhone 7. As well as reaffirming everything we’ve already heard, such as the design resembling the iPhone 6s with tweaked antenna lines, the report includes some specific details about certain changes.<p>KGI says that the iPhone 7 …

Apple announces ‘iPhone 7’ September 7 event, Apple Watch 2 and MacBook Pros may be unveiled

<b>Update:</b> As usual, the event will be livestreamed online. Grab the calendar event here.<p>Mark your calendars, folks, it’s official. Apple has issued press invites to its next media event on September 7 at Bill Graham Civic Center in San Francisco at 10 am PT. The company is widely expected to unveil …

Sept. 7 Apple event to be live streamed, Siri updated with relevant jokes

As expected, Apple will be video streaming the Sept. 7 release event through its regular channels, and Siri's responses have been updated with …

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Meet the Bose QC35: The Best Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones You Can Buy

The latest iteration of the audio tech giant's ultra popular QuietComfort series of headphones is superbly engineered and exceptionally comfortable.<p>5<p>1<p>The recently launched Bose QC35 headphones are the long-awaited wireless member of the audio giant's QuietComfort lineup of noise-canceling …

Consumer Tech

Apple Leak Reveals 'All Glass' New iPhone

There’s a certain irony that the most controversial aspect to the iPhone 7 is its lack of controversy. That being too conservative actually makes it dangerous. But now it appears Apple really does have a controversial plan in development…<p>The ever reliable Japanese website Nikkei reports Apple is …

Mobile Technology

Hands-on: New iOS 10 beta 5 features + changes [Video]

A mere week after releasing iOS 10 beta 4, Apple has seeded the fifth iOS 10 beta to developers. Join us as we go hands-on to showcase what’s new in iOS 10 beta 5.<p>iOS 10 beta 4 was headlined by new emoji characters, which always prove to be extremely popular. The fifth release doesn’t appear to …

Pokémon Go’s nearby feature gets huge overhaul in beta test

An in-game tracker that actually works? It could happen<p><i>Pokémon Go</i>’s beleaguered in-game Pokémon tracking system appears to be on the verge of a breakthrough, according to some players with access to a revamped version of the feature. A beta for the forthcoming return of the nearby Pokémon tool is …

4K Video Emerges Online Depicting Three Versions of iPhone 7

A high-definition video comparing three dummy iPhone 7 models has emerged online, reviving rumors that Apple is set to unveil two different versions of the larger 5.5-inch handset.<p>The 4K resolution video, picked up today by Dutch blog <i>TechTastic.nl</i>, was posted on YouTube by the account 'Bshop Kuwa', …

Apple might announce 3 different iPhone 7 models this year

Well, well, well, what do we have here?<p>New images leaked by the Apple sleuths at <i>Nowherelse.fr</i> (via China's Weibo as always) suggest Apple could …

Mobile Technology

LG's V20 will be released in September with Android 7.0 Nougat

Last week LG alluded to a successor to its second flagship phone of 2015, the V10, and today the company revealed a little more. The new phone will be called the V20, and it's said to be the first handset to launch with Android 7.0, otherwise known as Nougat.<p>That's about as much as LG is saying for …

New Remote app for Apple TV is now available to the public

Controlling the new Apple TV just got a lot easier today now that Apple has finally released a brand-new version of its Remote app for iOS.<p>The all new Remote app can completely replace the Siri Remote that comes with Apple TV, allowing watchers to take full control of their viewing experience, …

3D Rendering suggests that HTC Nexus Marlin will have similar design with HTC 10

We have repeatedly informed you about rumors that this year HTC will produce two Nexus smartphone, code-named Marlin and Sailfish. Now thanks to …

Android News

‘Nexus Launcher’ leaks with redesigned app drawer and no search bar

A number of rumors have suggested that Google is working on a new launcher for this year’s upcoming Nexus devices and a new leak gives a look at what we could expect. <i>Android Police</i> today has shared screenshots that show a significantly new look to the homescreen and launcher that could possibly …

HTC Nexus phones release date and details leak

Today it’s become clear that a new set of Nexus devices are well on their way from Google to the hands of the public. Word comes from Droid Life …

Apple Releases Redesigned 'Apple TV Remote' App for iPhone

Apple today released an all new Apple TV Remote app for the iPhone, which is used to control the fourth-generation Apple TV along with older Apple TV models. Announced at WWDC, the new Remote app has been available for developers since June and was released to the public this afternoon.<p>The new …

DirecTV's NFL Sunday Ticket heading to more colleges students and Apple TV

Last year, DirecTV expanded the availability of its out-of-market NFL Sunday Ticket package to college students by allowing them to subscribe without …

Televisions

Niantic Shuts Down 'Pokémon Go' Tracking App, and Players Are in Revolt

Developer Niantic shuts down app that lets players see where rare pokémon can be found.<p>Niantic, the studio behind <i>Pokémon Go</i>, isn't too happy some of you have figured out how to find the rarest of pokémon with tracking apps like Poké Radar. In an interview with <i>Forbes</i> on Thursday, Niantic CEO John …

Pokémon

Do these iPhone 7 renders really make you want to buy one?

Nine years ago, Steve Jobs showed the world how mobile devices of the future should look like, and the rest is history. The very first iPhone seems …

Mobile Technology

The Division: How To Level Up Quickly

We are enjoying The Division [official site] and some of us are not even sure why. But it looks like half the world is doing the same. If you have …

9 Reasons Why iPhone Is Still Better Than Android

Apple is 40 on April 1. Its most iconic product dominates. Why is that?<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>In 2007, then-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer laughed at the launch of the iPhone.<p>It's far too expensive, he said. Microsoft's …

Purported iPad Air 3 blueprint adds barely thicker design to flash & Smart Connector rumors

With Apple expected to hold an event next month, iPad Air 3 rumors are continuing to trickle out with various degrees of reliability. The latest is yet another schematic claiming to show the upcoming iPad Air refresh courtesy of Engadget, which cites a “reliable source”. While the blueprint appears …

Michael Shannon Talks Batman v Superman Role

There<p>were rumours that Michael Shannon was set to return in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and the Comic-Con trailer confirmed that when we saw …

Gift Guide: The best stocking stuffers for the Apple lover on your list

There’s no need to go straight to stuffing your stockings with socks and other go-to but boring gifts. If you have an Apple lover on your list, there are a ton of great must-haves for Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch users that can be had for under $10, $25, or $50. And if you’d rather let them …

Christmas lights may be ruining your Wi-Fi speeds

Noticed a sudden drop in your WiFi speeds as the holiday season approaches? According to a new report from a telecom watchdog your ISP isn’t at fault. Blame your Christmas lights.<p>The British telecommunications watchdog Ofcom claims that the number of complaints to Internet service providers spikes …

Thermoelectric Ikea Furniture Could Charge Your Phone With Energy From Your Coffee

Your computer, your gaming console, even your cup of coffee—all of these objects in your house radiate heat, which promptly goes to waste. But what …

Clean Energy

How to hide your apps in iOS 9 without a jailbreak

Every once in a while, you might have an app or two that you really don’t want to show off. Whether it’s a racy game or two or dating apps you don’t want your children seeing when you hand them your phone to keep them occupied, being able to hide those apps from general view is a handy thing.<p>Until …

Apple 'Black Friday': Watch, iPad and iPhone Best Deals

It’s that time of year again. With a week still to go until one of the biggest shopping days of the year, a mixture of leaks and early announcements have revealed the best Apple deals at the biggest retail chains. Let’s break them down…<p><i>Note: my thanks to</i> <i>BestBlackFriday.com</i> <i>which has worked with me</i> …

First Click: Cars are the new gadgets

I’m not what you’d call a car guy. Sure I’ve owned a few, I even spent a summer wrenching on an old Karmann Ghia cabriolet with my pops as we transformed it into a daily driver. But that vintage VW was a distant cousin to the technology marvels available to purchase right now. Some of which I’d …

Apple seeking another supplier to help build Apple Watch 2

Apple is seeking out another manufacturer to help build its upcoming Apple Watch 2, according to a newly published report, citing supply chain insiders.<p>While Apple currently relies on Quanta Computer to build its first-gen wearable device, the company is said to also be speaking with Inventec, …

Apple Watch