Tag Archive: Screen

ROBLOX games hit the big screen with an app for Xbox

ROBLOX, the popular user-generated online gaming platform, introduces kids to game building and even helps them earn a few bucks in the process. Some ROBLOX game developers have earned enough money to pay for college. Now some of the more successful developers will raise their gaming cred even higher as ROBLOX launches a free app […]

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Brilliant lock screen shows how to recover your lost iPhone like a boss

Through the creation of its Find my iPhone feature, Apple has made it much easier to recover handsets when we misplace them. However, one amusing iPhone owner decided to go one step further to ensure that he would be reunited with his iPhone should it stray from his hands during a night of drunken merriment […]

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Don’t worry, 3D Touch will still work with screen covers

Apple’s new 3D Touch technology will work even if you cover your display with a protective screen, says Apple’s senior VP of marketing, Phil Schiller. Because the new iPhone 6s can sense the amount of pressure exerted on its display, some Apple fans have worried that the new Peek and Pop technology won’t work with […]

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iPhone 7 may use same touch screen tech as original iPhone

The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus haven’t even been revealed yet, but the rumor mill is already spitting out new details about next year’s iPhone 7 that could boast a big display upgrade. Apple is supposedly considering moving back to the same touchscreen technology it used in the original iPhone, according to a new rumor […][Read More…]

Whip out iOS 9’s Wallet app from your lock screen

Apple’s new Wallet app replaces Passbook in iOS 9, currently in public beta. Just like Passbook, when you wave your iPhone at an Apple Pay kiosk, it will only let you choose your default credit card and pay for the goods or services you bought. In iOS 9 beta, you’ll also be able to choose […][Read More…]

iPhone 6s screen assembly appears to confirm Force Touch

A new video showing what appears to be an assembled display component for the upcoming iPhone 6s once again hints at the arrival of Force Touch for the next-gen handset. Posted by European repair firm MacManiack, the video shows the iPhone 6s having a front-facing FaceTime camera and proximity sensor in the same place as […][Read More…]

Apple Watch 2 will keep same resolution, screen size, get bigger battery

If for whatever reason you’re unhappy with the image quality, screen size, and square display of the current Apple Watch display, don’t expect any of your quibbles to be fixed with next year’s Apple Watch 2. According to a new report,…Read more ›

Some T-Mobile iPhone users are suffering a case of ‘blue screen of death’

Numerous T-Mobile iPhone users are complaining that their handsets are reportedly suffering bizarre outages, causing them to reboot at half-hourly intervals. On social media, users are describing how their Uncarrier iPhones crash every 20 to 30 minutes while they are…Read more ›

This nifty screen protector adds an Android-style ‘back’ button to your iPhone 6

There is plenty that former Android-users won’t miss if they make the jump to iOS, but one thing they might is the iPhone’s lack of an Android-style “back” button — the result of Steve Jobs’ belief that everything about the…Read more ›

iPhone 7 concept features a home button built into the screen

Given the enormous success of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Apple’s going to have to pull out all the stops if it hopes to boost sales further with its next major iPhone redesign. This iPhone 7 concept, created by designer extraordinaire…Read more ›