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Future iPhones Could Feature Changeable Camera Lenses [Patent]

Future iPhones may feature Olloclip-style interchangeable lenses — according to a patent published Tuesday by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The newly-published patent describes a mechanism by which an iOS devices could be fitted with a bayonet mount, onto… Read more ›     

Apple’s Cash Reserves Are 30x What They Were 10 Years Ago

Apple is leading the way when it comes to U.S. companies stockpiling cash, according to a note from Moody’s Investors Service. Holding $ 158.8 billion, Apple’s cash pile is close to 30x what it was in 2004, when Apple has cash… Read more ›     

iPhone 5S Vs HTC One M8 Camera Shootout: Guess Which One Wins

Thinking about grabbing that sweet HTC One M8 to use as a camera? Forget it – while HTC was spending all its time adding that second, depth-measuring camera, it forgot to make the main camera good enough to take decent… Read more ›     

New York Museum Uses iBeacons To Create A ‘Digital Minefield’

While most of the iBeacon applications so far have involved making retail and entertainment more pleasant to consume, a new exhibition at a New York museum aims to use Apple’s beacon technology to demonstrate the horror of landmines. Taking place… Read more ›     

Spaceship Campus Construction To Cause Cupertino Car Congestion

Apple watchers and employees might be excited about the forthcoming Apple 2 campus, but its development may not prove so popular with drivers. For the next phase of construction on Apple’s massive 176-acre campus, work will require lane closures on… Read more ›     

Pad&Quill Traveler Case Looks Like It Feels As Good As It Looks

Pad&Quill is at it again, this time with a low-profile rear-shell style case for the iPhone 5/S. While calling anything from Brian Holmes’s P&Q “minimal” would be a stretch, the Traveler Case gets pretty close. It is also gorgeous to… Read more ›     

‘I Have No Idea What An iPad Even Is,’ Says Potential Apple-Samsung Juror

The most shocking revelation to come out of jury selection for the latest Apple-versus-Samsung trial isn’t that the Silicon Valley jury pool is loaded with people connected to one of the two companies. It’s that one potential juror claims ignorance… Read more ›     

Pebble Smartwatches Are Getting Bricked After Latest App Update

If you have a Pebble watch, don’t download the Pebble 2.1 update. It could very well brick your smart watch. According to Smartwatch Fans, a number of people are finding that the updated Pebble app is killing their Pebble watches:… Read more ›     

If You’ve Got The Skills, You Can Now Dual Boot iOS 7, iOS 6 And iOS 5

When we originally posted about winocm’s magic iPad 2 that could boot between iOS 5, iOS 6 and iOS 7 at will, we said that “the elite skills necessary to hack your iPad to dual boot operating systems is beyond… Read more ›     

Hate Freemium iOS Games? Too Bad… Here’s Why They Aren’t Going Away

Hate freemium or ad-supported games? Tough noogies. A new study by Wild Tangent in collaboration with IHS Technology queried 500 iOS users about what games they prefer? The not-so-shocking conclusion? 70% of all respondents preferred free gamers supported by advertising,… Read more ›