Tag Archive: Original


Almost five years after the original Angry Birds game made its debut, Rovio is keeping things fresh with a new update that adds 15 brand new levels. All are based on fan-favorite episodes, and they’re available now on both Android and iOS. It’s quite… Read more ›

‘Rare’ original iPhone lands on eBay for $15K

Looking for a little extra summer cash? It might be time to dust off your old iPhone. Some enterprising eBay seller is hawking their “rare” mint condition, 1st generation iPhone with only 4GB of storage, and all their asking for is… Read more ›

We’ve been waiting years for Amazon’s challenger to the iPhone to finally surface, but unless you’re on AT&T you’ll have to wait a while to get Amazon’s crazy 3D phone in your pocket. Like the original iPhone before it, Amazon… Read more ›

Both the actively applied Camera filters and the later added Photos apps based color filtering in iOS can add some nice stylizing effects to pictures, helping to give them a unique look, but if you decide you’re no longer wanting an image to be filtered through a crazy color lens, you can actually easily remove … Read More

From 1993 until 1997, Apple’s rainbow logo smiled down from the east-facing side of Infinite Loop’s Building 3 as drivers sped north on Highway 280. Now these Styrofoam and fiberglass signs are treated like fine art being peddled by one of the world’s oldest… Read more ›

From 1993 until 1997 Apple’s rainbow logo smiled down from the east-facing side of Infinte Loop’s Building 3 as drivers sped north on highway 280. Now it’s a piece of fine art being peddled by one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious auctioneers.… Read more ›

The hosts file is included on every computer and used by Mac OS to map IP addresses to host names. Because users may choose to adjust, change, or otherwise edit the hosts file for a variety of reasons, it can be easily subjected to user error, leading to a variety of undesirable network problems ranging … Read More

Ahead of the next round of the Apple vs. Samsung legal battle, one of the original iPhone engineers, Greg Christie, spoke to the WSJ about the development of Apple’s breakthrough smartphone. Much of what he discusses in the Apple-approved interview… Read more ›     

Here’s a hard to believe story: one of Apple’s executives behind the original iPhone has gone so far as to apologize to anyone who bought one during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week. Why? According to ex-Apple senior director… Read more ›     

It’s the 30th anniversary of the launch of the Macintosh, and we wondered at Cult of Mac what can we do to celebrate? Then we thought, let’s dissect an original Macintosh and see what made it tick! There’s nothing like… Read more ›