In a world where the authorities may be just as likely to try to hack into your phone as a random crook, it's nice to see that Apple has added a hidden trick that could help keep cops out.
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With a new iPhone due out later this spring, the Apple rumour mill is hitting peak froth. Not only does 2017 mark the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, but after the iPhone 7 didn't deliver as much of an improvement over the iPhone 6s as people expected, there's a lot riding on Apple's upcoming crop of handsets. So to give you the best idea of what Apple might actually announce this spring, we've sorted through all the whispers and hints on the net thus far.
If you had any doubts about Apple releasing a bezel-free iPhone in September, you can probably throw those out the window. The company just pushed out a version of the HomePod firmware, and not only does the code tell us more about how Apple's smart speaker will work, it also offers a few clues about the next iPhone.
One of the most memorable music videos of the 1980s is A-ha's "Take On Me" featuring a young woman who's pulled into a world that looks like it only exists as crude pencil sketches. The video took 16 weeks to animate by hand, but Trixi Studios created an augmented reality app that can recreate the effect in real-time.
President Donald Trump told the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday that Apple CEO Tim Cook had called him up and "promised me three big plants — big, big, big."
As of a few days ago, Apple's iOS 11 beta is in the hands of any member of the public that wants to give it a whirl. If you're a budding iPhone photographer, you might be interested to know that the iPhone 7 Plus' Portrait mode has been supercharged with two very useful things: HDR multi-image capture, and optical image stabilisation.
In case you didn't see one of the endless internet posts on the subject — it's the 10th anniversary of the iPhone's release. Hurray! Amongst the commentary about how the iPhone "changed everything" emerged one actually interesting bit: A look at some clumsy early prototypes of the combination iPod, phone and internet communicator.
Image Cache: The iPhone has long been, and will likely remain, the gold standard in smartphone photography. There are better cameras on some Android phones, sure, but the iPhone has one thing that others don't: a community. The iPhone Photography Awards' winners have been announced, and Australia's done pretty well for itself.
Apple just launched the iOS 11 public beta for the whole world to try, and holy heck, don't get too excited yet. Obviously, your iPhone or iPad will be cooler than all your friends' are if you're running the new software before any of them. There will be consequences, though.
Shopping for iPhone cases usually involves choosing between a product that's durable but bulky, or another that's slim but not quite as sturdy. However, the Mous Limitless Ultra-Slim iPhone Case is here to bring you the best of both worlds, and it's on sale for nearly half-off.
Steve Jobs was legendary for knowing what he wanted and leaning on his designers until he got it. But according to a new book on the history of the iPhone, he insisted that it should have a back button. After one of his people presented a good argument for the distinctive single home button, he backed down.
Wireless charging has struggled for years to gain ground in consumer electronics. For one hot second, it looked like the option would be available in every smartphone, then manufacturers started to bail out, then it started to come back. And now, we have the biggest confirmation yet that Apple is jumping into the game. Has the time finally come?
Have you ever been to the back room of an Apple Store? That's a trick question, because the back room at the Apple Store is a mythical place, filled with elves, warlocks, and a magical machine that fixes iPhone screens. At least, it was until this week.
Apple packed a bunch of cool new features into the new iOS 11 update coming later this year, but it's possible none of those are cooler than a simple screen capturing tool that makes it easier than ever to record videos of your iPhone in use.
Can you believe Apple's iOS is 11 iterations old already? It seems like just yesterday we were excited about the prospect of an app store, or the ability to select and copy text. At today's WWDC keynote, Apple revealed a host of updates and upgrades to iOS, including many longtime requested features.