Tag Archive: iPhones

The iPhone 6s is set to be Apple’s biggest incremental “s” iPhone release of all time, but don’t expect the 16GB entry level model to go anywhere. A newly-leaked photo appearing to show the next-gen iPhone’s user information sheet demonstrates that the 16GB base model will remain for at least one more year. Check out the […]

Future iPhones could have 7-day fuel cells

Apple may be interested in putting hydrogen-powered batteries in future iPhones, extending battery life to up to 7 days per charge. Best of all? You’d charge your iPhone through the headphone jack. Hydrogen-powered batteries have a big advantage over lithium-ion batteries: battery life. By mixing hydrogen and oxygen, hydrogen-powered batteries create electricity, but with a […]

Apple plays hardball to get cheaper chips for iPhones

Apple is playing off TSMC against Samsung to negotiate better prices for its A9 chips for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, according to a new report. Competition between TSMC and Samsung to win Apple’s business has been fierce over the past year, with the conflict even going as far as a lawsuit over the alleged […]

We are one step closer to the end of Touch ID as we know it. Following on from Apple’s recent patent filing concerning “finger biometric sensing pixels” for future iPhones, tech R&D company Sonovation has announced that it’s discovered a way of… Read more ›

A 21-year-old Amazon employee in India has been arrested for allegedly stealing $ 12,500 worth of electronics — including numerous Apple devices — while working in the packing department of the company’s warehouse. Pramod Bhamble placed orders himself, but instead of… Read more ›

New iPhone’s A9 processors enter mass production

Having spent the best part of 2015 battling over who would win orders from Apple, TSMC and Samsung have both started volume production of the new A9 chips for the upcoming iPhone 6s, according to a new report. Things haven’t been… Read more ›

Whether you’re talking about an iPhone or a MacBook, extending battery life is one of the biggest challenges faced by both engineers and users. According to a new patent application published today, one of the ways Apple is looking to… Read more ›

Let’s be clear: It is incredibly dangerous to do anything with your phone while you’re driving. You shouldn’t be texting, checking your mail, or swiping through Tinder when you should be focused on all of the people and giant, dangerous… Read more ›

Law enforcement has a love-hate relationship with the iPhone. Features like Activation Lock have helped crack down on smartphone thefts, but there’s always the lurking threat of someone asking Siri about 9/11 and accidentally dialling 911 in the process. The… Read more ›