VSCO Cam Update Touts Photo Essays, Web Uploads And New iPad App

In the age of Instagram, VSCO Cam has managed to carve out a niche of photographer-types seeking a more refined experience in their mobile sharing. With some brand new updates, you can now incorporate text for essay-style stories, upload photos from other cameras straight from the web, and do all the VSCO things you love on your iPad.

This T9 Keyboard Puts Old-School Texting On Your iPhone

Nowadays, you can put third-party keyboards on iOS, but back in Ye Olden Days of mobile phones (anything pre-Blackberry *shudder* *vomit*) there wasn’t much choice when it came to tapping out texts. If you wanted to send a message, you used T9, a predictive keyboard style where you’d press numbers on the dialpad to form a word, and the program would guess which word you typed.

Microsoft Office Just Got Way Better On The iPhone

Do you like using work and productivity apps on your mobile device? Yeah, me neither, but Microsoft wants to change our minds with its new — free — apps for iPhone and for Android tablets.

New Malware Infects Macs And Then iPhones Via USB

A team of security researchers has discovered a new malware campaign called WireLurker that targets Apple’s desktop and mobile devices. Currently aimed at Chinese users, the team says it’s “the biggest in scale we have ever seen.”

How I Broke My Last Five Phones

I do not have an iPhone anymore. I don’t plan to buy another one. I adore Apple’s wonderful hunks of glass and aluminium, but I’m like Lennie with a bunny when I have one in my hands: I love it so much and so intensely that I kill it.

The iPhone 6 Is Boosting Australian Retail Sales

Australia’s retail sales figures are back in positive territory, and the local market has Apple to thank.

Watch Apple's Old Newton PDA Try To Keep Up With An iPhone

It’s been almost two decades since Apple shuttered its Newton platform, which included handwriting recognition support for personal digital assistants. But it’s surprising to see how well the long-forgotten product line has stood the test of time, if not the test of consumer demand.

iPhones, Surfaces, Consoles: These Are The Products That Are Making JB Hi-Fi Profitable Again

At its most recent results announcement, JB Hi-Fi signalled it was expecting strong growth in sales thanks to “a good pipeline of new products” between August and the end of the year, and it wasn’t wrong: a swathe of new phones, convertibles and gaming consoles have given JB Hi-Fi a much needed boost. Here’s what’s the company has been selling most of.

How The iPhone's UI Would Look If It Acted Like The Apple Watch

One of the most intriguing things about Apple Watch is its non-orthogonal user interface, where app icons are organised in a circular, zoomable jumble. And it turns out the good old iPhone might be able to learn something about legible UI from its smaller, younger cousin.

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