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5 Killer iPhone Cases You’ll Never Get Past Airport Security

iPhone cases come in all shapes, sizes and purposes. This has been the case, so to speak, since iPhones first hit the market in 2007.

But the somewhat recent explosion in crowd-funding iPhone case projects has radicalized the available offerings.

Some cases offer aesthetics. Others focus on protecting the phone. Still others extend battery life.

One phone, for example, does it all. The AQUA TEK S for iPhone, a Kickstarter project  [Read More…]

Why Apple Will Never Surprise Us With ‘One More Thing’ Ever Again

The iPad mini, leaked months before it debuts.

Earlier this year, Apple CEO Tim Cook famously said that Cupertino was going to “double down on secrecy” this year. It hasn’t worked. Apple — once a company known for the surprise “one more thing” — had every single detail of the iPhone 5 leaked to the public before the actual event. Can Apple ever get its secrecy back?

Probably not. A new report  [Read More…]

Shortcat Might Just Mean You Never Touch Your Mac’s Mouse Again

One of the things that was fantastic about vintage PCs is the way your hands never had to leave the keyboard: everything was just a command away. The graphic user interface first introduced to the world with the Macintosh is obviously a big step forward when it comes to general accessibility, pointing an onscreen at an object to click on it can often be a step backwards when it comes to speed for die-hard power users.

If that sounds  [Read More…]

Former Apple Employee Reveals More Details On Click-Wheel iPhone Apple Never Released

Before the touchscreen iPhone was revealed at MacWorld in 2007, Apple had a team of engineers working on a click-wheel phone that was kind of like a mashup of an iPod and a phone. It was never released, but the work that went into it is pretty fascinating.

In an interview with TechCrunch, former Apple engineer and Nest co-founder Matt Rogers talks about what it was like to work on the  [Read More…]

The Banned iPhone 5 Promo Video Apple Never Released [Video]

Every promotional video Apple releases is oozing with ridiculous hype and self-importance. They’re beautiful and annoying at the same time. And as soon as Apple announces a new product you can be sure that 137 different parody videos will hit YouTube the very next day

Most of the Apple parody videos rehash the same old jokes.Are they still funny anymore? I don’t know. But the guys at JLE have been making  [Read More…]

The iPhone 5 Supports HD Voice, But Youll Never Get To Use It In The U.S.

For a brief moment during yesterday’s keynote, Apple mentioned that along with some new LTE and battery wizardry, they were able to add support for “wideband audio” phone calls. Some tech people are calling it HD Voice, because it’s really just higher quality voicecalls.

The iPhone 5 supports HD Voice, but you’re never going to be able to use it in the U.S. right now, and you probably never will. Why?  [Read More…]

Life Is Magic Is Location-Based iOS Gaming Like Youve Never Seen Before

You may have played any one of a half-dozen similar location-based games on the App Store, from PerBlue’s Parallel Mafia and Parallel Kingdom to Self Aware’s Fleck, but you’ve never seen a location-based game like Life Is Magic before.

Red Robot Labs has kicked state-of-the-art up another gigantic notch in the genre with Life Is Magic, a location-based game like no other I’ve seen. Most games like this pull data  [Read More…]

Never Too Early To Start Bundling Up For Fall [Mac Bundle]

I personally purchased MacJournal for $ 40 six months ago and was extremely pleased with the value. If I only knew I could have landed 10 additional applications for $ 10 more a little down the road…

The Mac Hype Bundle includes 6 apps that cost $ 40+ individually which is the first 6 reasons you should dive on this deal. If journaling isn’t your thing (and it should be if  [Read More…]

AppZapp Will Ensure You Never Miss A Bargain On The App Store [Sponsored Post]

There are so many thousands of apps out there — over half a million on Apple’s App Store — that it is virtually impossible to keep track of good bargains going for a song on the App Store. And developers are constantly putting apps on sale, allowing bargains galore the minute they become available — if only you knew they were.AppZappfor iPad / iPhone watches the App Store for you and  [Read More…]

This Original Macintosh Commercial from 1983 Never Aired [Video]

Andy Hertzfeld in 1983 Macintosh Commercial

A never-before-aired commercial for the original Macintosh has surfaced which any fan of Apple history should get a kick out of it. Coming in at just over a minute long, the unaired TV ad includes some big name early-Apple employees, including Andy Hertzfeld, Burrel Smith, George Crow, Bill Atkinson, and Mike Murray, all describing Macintosh and the goals for the product.

The video was posted to  [Read More…]