iPhone 6 Plus

  • Apple’s iPhone 6 Sales Drive App Downloads Sky-High In October

    Apple’s iPhone 6 Sales Drive App Downloads Sky-High In October

    Apple has likely handily broken sales records with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, and new app download numbers from app marketing firm Fiksu give us even more reason to believe that’s true. Fiksu’s October App Store Competitive Index found that app downloads through the month were up 42 percent over their September total, and up 39 percent year-over year, reaching a record high of… Read More

  • Big In Asia? Apple’s iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Finally Go On Sale In China And India

    Big In Asia? Apple’s iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Finally Go On Sale In China And India

    Today’s a big day for Apple in Asia. Fresh from launching new iPads and Macs in the US on Thursday, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus finally went on sale in China and India today, opening the new phones up to a combined population of more than 2.5 billion people. (They are also now retailing in Monaco, with a more modest population of less than 40,000 people, for what it’s… Read More

  • The Galaxy Note 4 Vs. The iPhone 6 Plus: Fight!

    Two phones enter. One phone leaves. Today I present the bout of the century. In this corner, the Galaxy Note 4. In the other the iPhone 6 Plus. Can an Apple fanboy give Samsung a fair shake? Who will be victorious! Click through to find out! Read More

  • The iPhone 6 Plus Gets A One-Handed Keyboard App, And It’s Glorious

    The iPhone 6 Plus Gets A One-Handed Keyboard App, And It’s Glorious

    While I came around to the iPhone 6 Plus and its unique allure, as told in a post from a couple of days ago, Apple’s big smartphone still isn’t the easiest to use when typing one-handed. Specifically, it’s tricky to get to the requisite punctuation needed to properly express oneself. A new app, helpfully called “One Handed Keyboard,” eliminates this annoyance, with… Read More

  • The iPhone 6 Plus Wins The Longer Race

    The iPhone 6 Plus Wins The Longer Race

    Apple’s new iPhones have been available for around a month now, and something interesting has happened with this generation: I’m forced to revisit my original reviews and change my initial impression based on later experience. After further testing of the two devices, I find the iPhone 6 Plus has become my smartphone of choice, as a surprising first choice over the iPhone 6. The 6… Read More

  • Gillmor Gang: Good Vibrations Too

    Gillmor Gang: Good Vibrations II

    The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Dan Farber, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, October 3, 2014. @stevegillmor, @scobleizer, @dbfarber, @kevinmarks, @kteare Produced and directed by Tina Chase Gillmor @tinagillmor Read More

  • iPhone 6 Plus | Fly or Die

    Fly Or Die: Apple iPhone 6 Plus

    There is quite a bit of controversy surrounding the new iPhone 6 Plus. It’s the new golden child of Apple’s product line, bigger, thinner and more beautiful than ever. However, the size may just be detrimental to people who have smaller hands and can’t easily handle the large, slippery iPhone. And then there was all the #bendgate stuff. Read More

  • Apple’s Expanded iPhone 6 Availability Draws Big Crowds

    Apple’s Expanded iPhone 6 Availability Draws Big Crowds

    Apple’s iPhone 6 launch maybe be its queueiest yet, according to droves of fans lining up around the world for round two of the new device’s global debut. Today, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus went on sale in over 20 new countries, including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Qatar, Russia, Saudi… Read More

  • Apple Says iPhone 6 And 6 Plus Bending Complaints Number Less Than 10

    Apple Says iPhone 6 And 6 Plus Bending Complaints Number Less Than 10

    Apple has responded to the various reports of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus bending, saying that it’s “extremely rare,” and that in fact, only nine people out of all the customers that bought devices thus far have complained. That would presumably mean nine out of the well over 10 million that have sold thus far. Apple noted to TechCrunch that under normal use, the problem rarely… Read More

  • The iPhone 6 Plus Gets Bent

    The iPhone 6 Plus Gets Bent

    Every year, Apple announces a new iPhone. And every year, we go through a very similar cycle. First it’s rumors and leaks, and then spy shots from factory lines, and then the announcement comes! And then it’s reviews, and long lines, and pre-order figures, and first weekend sales figures… which brings us to today. Welcome to the “-gate” portion of our event… Read More