iPhone 5

Verizon blocking older iPhone activations, only supporting iPhone 6 and later

Verizon is making a controversial change to its activation process, according to a new report from <i>CNET</i>. Going forward and effective immediately, the carrier says it will no longer activate phones that do not operate on the 4G network with VoLTE capabilities…<p>In a statement, Verizon explains that …

Apple

Guyventures: What It's Like To Give Up Your Phone For Two Months - Travel Guides

<i>A G</i><i>uyventure</i> <i>is a story – one you can brag to your friends and family about, sure. But more importantly, it's an experience you can scribble in your bucket list and eventually stack on top of a mountain of incredible lifelong memories. Get a move on. There's a whole world to explore.</i><p><i>Woooosh!</i> I …

IPhone 7

Alexander: How to store iPhone photos safely

Q: My friend’s iPhone 5 and my iPhone SE keep telling us that we don’t have enough memory capacity to store more photos. So, we reluctantly delete a …

Windows 10

USB Type-C is the iPhone charging connector that Steve Jobs would have wanted

There are too many charging and interface cable standards in place. We can fix this, but it will take effort and broad industry buy-in. And Apple …

Tech Trends

Chip & Swipe Reader

Please Note<p><b>This device requires Shopify Payments to be enabled on the shop to operate properly.</b><p>Overview<p>Whether you use it as part of your on-the-go …

Android News

New 2018 iPhone, iPhone X Plus, iPhone 9: All the rumors on specs, price, release date

Go big or go cheap? That is the existential iPhone question Apple may tackle in 2018.<p>The company plans to introduce three new iPhone models later this year which may include a considerably larger version of the iPhone X -- the iPhone X Plus, perhaps -- as well as a significantly less expensive …

Mobile Technology

Apple news and rumors since 1997

<b>Reviews</b><p>06/23/2013, 03:41:AM<p>Apple unveiled the latest incarnation of its hot-selling MacBook Air lineup at WWDC 2013, taking somewhat of a gamble in …

MacBook Pro

iPhone Users May Be Due Some $$$ with Apple’s Latest Class Action

Apple has been hit with yet class action lawsuit. This one alleges a defect in batteries of iPhones led to slow devices and was further compounded by …

Mobile Technology

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iPhone

Games, They Find a Way – nWay Interview with Steve Kuroki (Part One)

After years of impressive work with Chronoblade and Power Rangers: Legacy Wars, we finally sit down with up and coming mobile action gaming titan …

Power Rangers

Could Your Cell Phone Be Depreciating or Obsolete?

Our homes, our cars, our jobs — these are things we may often take for granted, but they tend to last us for quite some time. But what about things …

IPhone 7

Everything we know about the upcoming low-cost 'iPhone 9'

As surely as the leaves will turn color, Apple will announce new iPhones this fall. Based on the flood of rumors and purported leaks hitting the …

Mobile Technology

Some iOS users report that 11.4 update triggers excessive battery drain

iOS users have been reporting problems with excessive battery drain after updating to iOS 11.4.<p>On Sunday, 9to5Mac reported on a raft of posts on Apple forums complaining about excessive battery drain since updating. ZDNet also flagged complaints around the issue early last month.<p>The update to …

Batteries

The Biggest Opportunity For Disruption Today: Health Care Products That Work

People are taking more responsibility for their wellness. Designers can help by developing health care tech that’s fun to use, argues Smart Design’s Allan Velzy.<p>The holiday season may be over, but the time spent with friends and family may still be fresh. In all the gatherings, I would bet you had …

Digital Health

Why I’ll Never Buy Another iPhone

I even wrote this article on a Samsung Galaxy.<p>I’ve been an iPhone guy for years. Probably the last time I didn’t own an iPhone, I had a flip phone. I’ve held many Android phones in my hand, and I’ve been tempted to switch but the simplicity and familiarity of the iPhone always lured me back. No …

Phones

Scott Wilson’s Back, With The Toughest iPhone Case Ever

Didn’t think you’d spend $100 to protect your phone? Here’s a strong case for why you should.<p>Scott Wilson, the darling child of Kickstarter and founder of Minimal, has announced his latest fundraising campaign for an iPhone case. You might ask: Does it transform your phone into a multi-lens camera? …

iPhone

This Rad Concrete Skin Turns Your iPhone Into Moon Rock

The Luna Case for iPhone 5: a giant leap for novel iPhone accessories.<p>Excepting a few choice examples, novelty iPhone accessories are rarely a good idea. Really, I don’t understand the urge to gussy up a phone with gratuitous generic pop art. And unless it’s Halloween, and you have a fedora, …

Spring Cleaning

Charby Sense: World’s Smartest Auto Cut-off Charging Cable

Do you hate that moment when you badly want to sleep, but you need to stay up because your phone is still charging? If you do, the … Read MoreThe …

Gear & Gadgets

With Just Hours Left, The World’s First PC-Phone Hybrid Still Needs $19 Million

The Ubuntu Edge sets a crowdsourcing record toward its $32 million goal, but will it ever get made?<p>There are 35 hours left and $20,060,108 needed in Canonical’s IndieGogo crowdsourcing campaign for the Ubuntu Edge, the world’s first PC-phone hybrid. If Canonical raises anything less than its $32 …

Samsung Galaxy

These are the best smartphone commercials of all time

Many people who read articles on <i>Android Authority</i> or watch our YouTube channel are looking to purchase a new smartphone. They might be concerned with features like a fast processor, a good camera, or long battery life and want to know exactly if the price is justified. But many people who buy …

Tech Trends

Power Up Both Your iPhone and Apple Watch With This Sleek Charging Station

It powers iPhones and Apple Watches.<p>If you have limited desk or nightstand space, but multiple devices, you'll love this sleek iPhone And Apple Watch …

Shopping

Top iPad apps gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

Apps

Take a Smarter Bite Out of Apple Stock

It’s human nature to enjoy cherry picking opportunities. And when it comes to finding a timely topping pattern on the price chart, <b>Apple Inc.</b> …

Trading

Undilated versus dilated monoscopic smartphone-based fundus photography for optic nerve head evaluation

Article |<p>Open | Published: 06 July 2018<p>Maximilian W. M. Wintergerst,<br>• Christian K. Brinkmann,<br>• Frank G. Holz &<br>• Robert P. Finger<p><i>Scientific Reports</i><b>volume 8</b>, …

Neurology

78 More Customers Sue Apple Over 'Secretly Throttling' Older iPhones in Latest Class Action

Class action lawsuits continue to mount against Apple over the iPhone Slowdown saga.<p>For those unaware, late last year, Apple admitted that it throttles the maximum performance of some older iPhone models with chemically aged batteries when necessary in order to prevent the devices from unexpectedly …

Apple

Nomad Battery Cable review

If you depend on your smartphone as much as I do, then anything that adds convenience is worth at least a “second look”, and in many cases, is worth …

Gear & Gadgets

Charging Your Phone Overnight: Battery Myths Debunked

Is it bad—or even dangerous—to leave a smartphone plugged in as you sleep? The answer is complicated, as are many things regarding batteries.<p>PCMag …

Gear & Gadgets

A brief history of Apple's retired connectors and ports over the years

Feature<p>There has been a near-constant debate about Apple and the choices it has made with ports and connectors spanning the company's entire history. …

iPhone 5

Strava Review

While we don't recommend using a smartphone and an app while in the saddle, Strava allows you to track and record your rides even if you do not own a …

iPhone

Everything we're expecting from the iPhone XI and the Google Pixel 3

We're still not sure about the names, especially with the 2018 iPhones. Apple could call its next flagship the iPhone XI or the iPhone X2, or simply …

Tech Trends