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FLIR Just Turned Your iPhone 5 Into A Predator-Like Thermal Camera

When you’re digging for CES gold, you can usually ignore about 99.99 per cent of the iPhone accessories announced at the show. But in that last 0.01 per cent is where you can find some real treasures. This year, FLIR has managed to shrink the same thermal imaging technology it sells to law enforcement and the military so that it fits inside an iPhone 5 case — letting us civilians share in the fun too.


The Lightstrap iPhone Case Could Be A Phone Photog's Dream Come True

The iPhone 5s may have a fancy new dual-LED flash, but it ultimately doesn’t make that much difference. Low-light pictures continue to be the bane of the phone photographer’s existence, and every blurry, noisy and/or blown-out shot from a dimly lit bar is a painful reminder. This new case from Brick and Pixel called the Lightstrap might just change that.


Give Your iPhone Games The Buttons They Deserve With This Arcade Case

If your iPhone gaming addiction involves more than just matching jewels or candy, you’re probably well aware that a touchscreen doesn’t make for the best controller. But why carry a separate solution when the Arcadie Go incorporates physical buttons into a reversible case that’s always guaranteed to be there when you need a hit of sweet, sweet mobile gaming?


iPhone 5s Motion Sensors Are Totally Screwed Up

Since the iPhone 5s landed in the hands of new owners a few weeks ago, there have been reports that on-board sensors like the gyroscope, compass and accelerometer haven’t been working properly on some devices. We’ve confirmed the new iPhone’s failings on our own. It’s not just off. It’s embarrassing.


Easily Turn Your iPhone 5 Into GTA V's iFruit

Grand Theft Auto has long been known for parodying everything from vehicles, to advertising, to pop culture, to even the technology that dominates the time. So it’s not surprising to see one of the characters in the recently released GTA V using an iPhone parody called the iFruit. And now you can actually get your hands on one — kind of.


11 Tips To Keep iOS 7 From Destroying Your Battery Life

While your iPhone’s new operating system comes with plenty of advantages, iOS 7′s not without its drawbacks. Battery life just ain’t quite what you’d want it to be, but we’ve got some tips to squeeze the most out of that sucker and stay juiced all day long.


Cheat Sheet iOS 7 Wallpaper Walks You Through Those Fancy New Gestures

iOS 7 is out for you to install, and wow is it slick. Perhaps a little too slick. How do I get to the Control Center? Where are those dang buttons? Thankfully, Wired has created a cheater wallpaper set you can download until you get the hang of things. Nothing wrong with training wheels, sport.


The Most Beautiful iPhone Case Of All Is Now Fully Customisable

It’s hard to stand out in a crowd when you and millions of other people all have the same smartphone. So DODOcase, makers of some of the finest phone and tablet cases around, are now letting iPhone users create their own customised wallets by mixing and matching colours and fabrics.


Giz Explains: Stop Worrying About The New iPhone's Fingerprint Scanner

Last week’s announcement that the new iPhone 5 will include a fancy new fingerprint scanning security system was met with a chorus of protests. What if someone lifts my prints and makes a fake finger and unlocks my phone? What if the government snoops on my phone (more than it already does) and steals my fingerprints?? Oh God, what if muggers cut off my thumbs to unlock my phone when they steal it?!? Relax. None of that’s going to happen. Here’s why.


A Leather iPhone Sleeve That Does More Than Just Look Good

If you absolutely have to put your iPhone in a case of some sort, Hard Graft’s Draw case provides more than just peace of mind. Made from stitched leather lined with a soft felt interior, the case includes a long drawstring cord that does double-duty: It keeps the case securely sealed shut when your iPhone’s inside, but also serves to prop it up in landscape or portrait orientations.