Tag Archive: Ugly


iPhone 7 may bid farewell to ugly antenna lines

The iPhone 7, set to arrive this September, is likely to ditch the ugly antenna bands which have hung around since 2014’s iPhone 6 — according to a new leaked image which has appeared online. Check it out below: If Apple does get rid of its antenna bands, this could relate to a patent Apple filed earlier […]

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Rivals pile on to mock Apple’s ugly iPhone battery case

Apple made a minor design faux pas with its newly-launched iPhone Smart Battery Case, so of course all of the company’s rivals are doing the mature thing and getting on with their own work, knowing that joining the pile-on will only come back to bite them. Wait — that’s not what’s happening at all! In […]

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You think Apple’s Smart Battery Case is ugly? Wait ’til you see its insides

For the Apple fans disappointed in the Quasimodo look of the new Smart Battery Case, there is probably great satisfaction in seeing it all busted up. Yes, the staff at iFixit wasted no time prying one open to behold the guts of the beast. iFixit did not defend the case from the “ugly” tag so […]

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Apple just released an iPhone battery case, and it’s butt ugly

Apple today unveiled a surprise new $ 99 iPhone “Smart Battery Case,” available in white and charcoal gray — designed to not only protect your iPhone 6s or iPhone 6, but also to give it considerably longer battery life. While Apple does not give specific battery capacity details, it notes that the battery case offers increased […]

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Cult of Mac Magazine: Apple TV Review – The good, the bad and the ugly

It’s finally here! The Apple TV we’ve all been waiting for should be arriving in homes across the world today. We’ve got our review of the cute little black box, plus a ton more, including the biggest takeaways from Apple’s recent earnings call, how Google is facing its own Bendgate issues, 10 delightful new iOS […]

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Apple TV review: The good, the bad and the ugly

The new Apple TV looks like the old one, but it’s a complete overhaul of the little black puck. It now comes with a full-blown App Store, a touch-sensitive remote and voice controls via Siri. You can preorder it now, and it’ll ship Friday. We got our hands on a developer model and have been […]

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Say goodbye to those ugly labels on the back of your iPhone

On otherwise flawless devices that strip away any unnecessary components, the ugly small print on the back of an iPhone or iPad — including the serial number, FCC logo, CE logo and model number — has always stood out. Well,… Read more ›

BBM makeover will rid Android and iOS of the ugly BB10 interface

BlackBerry finally gave in and brought its famous BBM messaging service to Android and iOS last year, but it wanted to remind us that it still had a smartphone platform of its own by giving its apps a nasty BlackBerry 10 style… Read more ›

These iPhone 6 mockups imagine the handset without ugly antenna gaps

As excited as a lot of people are about the forthcoming iPhone 6, one of the big sticking points has been the presence of ugly antenna breaks on the back of most of the models we’ve seen so far. In… Read more ›

The Rainbowers: A Fun Puzzle Time, But Boy Are They Ugly [Review]

I’m all about helping cute animals get home or get candy or whatever. Believe me, I am. But I’m also kind of a hypocrite because the most important word in that first sentence is “cute.” Give me a yeti or… Read more ›