iPhone 7

  • Apple said to be working on AR headset aimed for potential 2020 ship date

    Apple said to be working on AR headset aimed for potential 2020 ship date

    Apple is working on technology that would enable it to build an augmented reality headset by 2019, with shipping targeted for as soon as 2020, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The device would be independent from Apple’s iPhone or other mobile devices, with its own built-in display, OS (dubbed ‘rOS’ internally), and a new custom processor, per the report. Apple CEO… Read More

  • Apple to remove home button in upcoming high-end iPhone, report says

    Apple to remove home button in upcoming high-end iPhone, report says

    The home button is headed to the trash bin, if a report by Bloomberg is to be believed. According to the report, Apple is ditching the button to make room for a larger screen in one version of the next iPhone. Instead of a home button, users will perform actions using on-screen gesture controls involving a sort of dock of icons. If true this would be the biggest change in iPhone design since… Read More

  • iPhone sales numbers dip slightly, but iPhone revenue is slightly up in quarterly earnings

    iPhone sales numbers dip slightly, but iPhone revenue is slightly up in quarterly earnings

    Apple’s Q2 earnings report just dropped, and it’s a bit of a mixed bag from the hardware perspective; iPhone sales numbers dropped 1 percent year-over-over, down to around 50.8 million units. That figure also failed to meet analyst expectations of 51.4 million for the quarter. Read More

  • Apple’s drops AIDS charity branding for its red iPhone in China

    Apple’s drops AIDS charity branding for its red iPhone in China

    iPhone enthusiasts the world over were given a new slab of glass to lust over yesterday after Apple unveiled a red version of the iPhone 7 in its latest move to support HIV/AIDS charity [Red]. The (PRODUCT)RED Special Edition iPhone 7 is the first time that Apple has supported the charity through its flagship phone,  — previous (PRODUCT)RED editions have included Beats headphones and… Read More

  • The iPhone 7 goes red to help fight HIV/AIDS

    The iPhone 7 goes red to help fight HIV/AIDS

    After a decade of turning products red in a fundraising fight against HIV/AIDS, Apple has finally adopted the hue for its biggest product of all. This Friday, the company will start selling a striking red version of the iPhone, Cupertino’s latest collaboration with the (RED) charity. Once again, a portion of each red device sold will go to help fund the group’s work to battle… Read More

  • Apple to release $1k iPhone with curved screen and USB-C, WSJ says

    Apple to release $1k iPhone with curved screen and USB-C, WSJ says

    Apple is said to have something special planned for the 10th anniversary of the iPhone and rumors have circulated for months speculating on different features. This report by the WSJ is the most detailed yet, citing anonymous sources who state there will be a high-end version of the next iPhone that will sport exclusive hardware. According to the report, at least one new iPhone model will… Read More

  • Apple’s new ad shows off the Portrait mode for the iPhone 7 Plus

    Apple’s new ad shows off the Portrait mode for the iPhone 7 Plus

    Just in time for the Golden Globes Awards on Sunday, Apple released a brand new ad showing off what you can do with the Portrait mode that works with the iPhone 7 Plus and its two cameras. As a bonus, the ad was shot in Greece and now I want to go to Greece. The beginning of the ad looks like a movie segment more than anything else. It starts with a couple of ambiance shots and then you can see… Read More

  • Instagram adds Live Photo-to-Boomerang, wider colors for iPhone 7/7+

    Instagram adds Live Photo-to-Boomerang, wider colors for iPhone 7/7+

    Now you can post GIFs to Instagram Stories even if you didn’t shoot them in its standalone app Boomerang. Apple Live Photos can now be converted into Boomerangs. Meanwhile, new iPhone owners can share even more vividly, as Instagram on iPhone 7 and 7 Plus now supports wide color capture and display. Today Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger announced the new features have been almost… Read More

  • Here’s Apple’s new iPhone ad for Game 7 of the World Series

    Here’s Apple’s new iPhone ad for Game 7 of the World Series

    Apple released a new video ad just in time for Game 7 of the World Series (that’s baseball, and it’s not really a “world” cup). And this is a good one. Like previous ads, Apple is focusing on just one new feature in the iPhone 7. All of my friends have been asking me what’s new in the iPhone 7. After so many iterations, it’s hard to keep up with new… Read More