A fix for crappy infotainment software in your car is on the way. Apple announced on Monday the imminent arrival of CarPlay, software that works with a car’s infotainment system to bring the joys of iOS to vehicles made by almost every car manufacturer. Continue reading
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Apple iWatch, is that you? [VIDEO]
Apple’s reportedly been working on the iWatch for years, and now the rumors are starting to heat up again. YouTuber Fuse Chicken fired up a 3D CAD program, did some serious rendering, and came up with this educated guess about what the highly anticipated wrist iPhone might look like. Continue reading
New pics reveal the inside of ‘Apple Spaceship’ HQ
Ever since the first renderings of the magnificent “Apple Spaceship” headquarters surfaced back in August, 2011, everyone’s been wondering what it will be like to work inside the four-story, 2.8 million square-foot ring-shaped “Campus 2.” Continue reading
10 things you probably didn’t know about the iPhone
Take a look at this infographic that includes a boatload of astonishing stats about iPhones. Even if you think you know everything about those baubles that get the fanboys all worked up, this inventive poster probably features lots of fun facts you didn’t know about iPhones.
There are some big numbers in here. For instance, who knew Apple had sold more than a third of a billion iPhones? That iPhones were faster than desktop computers were 10 years ago? That Apple has sold more than 50 billion apps? Continue reading
Upgrading to the iPhone 5S is pointless [OPINION]
I’ve bought every new iPhone since its debut in 2007, but for the first time, I’ve decided not to upgrade my iPhone 5 to the iPhone 5S. Here’s why.
The simple reason? It’s not worth it. But there are emotional reasons that go beyond that. Perhaps the most important is that my carrier is AT&T, and I think it’s a sleazy company that I don’t want to support any more than I have to.
iOS 7 makes my iPhone 5 feel brand new [REVIEW]
Even if you aren’t buying a new iPhone this week, you’ll feel like you did if you upgrade to iOS 7. It’ll be available free on Wednesday (9/18/13), and here’s a preview of what’s in store.
iOS 7 brings a lovely and updated new design to Apple’s recent products. Of course, affection for iOS 7’s new typefaces, icons and backgrounds is a matter of taste, but my first impression was one of a modern, clean, airy environment. Continue reading