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  • News: iPad Air 3, iPhone 5se expected to be available March 18

    Fri 4:08pm By Jesse Hollington
    Following reports that the iPhone 5se and iPad Air 3 will be unveiled on March 15, it now appears that the models will also be available in Apple Stores three days later, on March 18, according to a new report from 9to5Mac. With the devices going on sale so…
  • Review: VRS Design Crystal Bumper, High Pro Shield + Verge Active for iPhone 6/6s

    Fri 3:13pm By Phil Dzikiy
    The recently rebranded VRS Design is continuing its push into the American market with a number of new iPhone cases. The company's Crystal Bumper ($33), High Pro Shield ($33), and Verge Active ($33) all still bear the Verus name the company used before…
  • News: Apple filming original ‘dark drama’ television series featuring Dr. Dre

    Fri 1:52pm By Jesse Hollington
    Apple is forging ahead with plans for unveiling its own original, exclusive television programming, and is in fact already getting ready to announced its first television show, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The series, which will reportedly be titled…
  • News: Apple under fire for patent infringement from haptic feedback company Immersion

    Fri 9:55am By Jesse Hollington
    Haptic feedback developer Immersion has filed a lawsuit against Apple, accusing the company of patent infringement. The lawsuit cites technologies such as 3D Touch, Force Touch, and the Apple Watch, as well as vibration patterns for ringtones and…
  • News: Daily Deal: Xtra Drive Lightning Flash Drive with 16GB Micro SD Card

    Fri 9:00am By Dennis Lloyd
    Today in iLounge Deals you can pick up the Xtra Drive Lightning Flash Drive with 16GB Micro SD Card for only $71.99 — 20% off the regular price. The MFi-certified external storage device can plug directly into your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch allowing you…
  • News: CBS CEO Moonves notes Apple talks have stopped

    Thu 3:57pm By Jesse Hollington
    Les Moonves, CEO of CBS, has noted that his company’s talks with Apple have basically stopped, CNN Money reports. While Moonves was cautiously optimistic about making a deal with Apple back in October, he now tells CNN Money that those talks have ceased, at…
  • Mac: Kanex MultiSync Aluminum Mac Keyboard

    Thu 3:54pm By Jesse Hollington
    These days, just about every Apple device works with an external keyboard, from the iPhone to the Apple TV, and since most traditional Bluetooth keyboards only pair with a single device at a time, you’re often left juggling multiple keyboards or constantly…
  • Gear: Rareform iPhone 6/6s Case

    Thu 2:30pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Rareform’s iPhone 6/6s Case ($40) is truly unique — each of the company’s cases have a different look, as the back of the case features an original piece of reclaimed billboard, cut, washed, and sewn into a matte, rubbery polycarbonate shell. We don’t…
  • News: Apple will source iPhone 7 ‘A10’ CPU solely from TSMC

    Thu 9:54am By Jesse Hollington
    Apple will be sourcing the new CPU for its iPhone 7 models exclusively from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), according to a new report from The Electronic Times . The two companies reportedly reached a deal based on the Taiwanese company’s…
  • News: Daily Deal: AppDelete Uninstaller for Mac

    Thu 9:00am By Dennis Lloyd
    Today in iLounge Deals we’re offering AppDelete Uninstaller for Mac for only $4 — half off the regular price. While uninstalling apps on a Mac is usually as simple as dragging them to the Trash, many apps still leave a little bit extra behind, cluttering…
  • Review: Vicks SmartTemp Wireless Smartphone Thermometer

    Wed 4:32pm By Phil Dzikiy
    With each passing year, Bluetooth finds its way into more products which never seemed to need Bluetooth before. Sometimes Bluetooth functionality is beneficial, or downright innovative. Other times, we're left wondering what the point is. Vicks has introduced…
  • Mac: Bloom Day One 2

    Wed 3:46pm By Jesse Hollington
    If “life blogging” or even simply keeping a personal journal of your activities is your thing, you’ll definitely be interested in taking a look at Bloom’s newly-updated Day One 2 ($20). The company has taken its popular note-taking and journaling app…
  • News: Federal bill aims to take regulatory power for phone encryption out of state hands

    Wed 11:38am By Dan Pye
    A new bipartisan bill introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives aims to bar states from introducing their own bans on smartphone encryption, The Verge reports. At the urging of local district attorney’s offices, assemblymen in New York and California…
  • News: Job post shows Apple emphasizing new complications, faces for Apple Watch

    Wed 10:42am By Dan Pye
    A job posting on Apple’s website shows the company is looking to expand its offering of clock face options for Apple Watch and add new complications that “push the envelope on human-computer interactions.” The Watch SDK released alongside watchOS 2…
  • News: New comments hint at forthcoming streaming TV service from Apple

    Wed 10:13am By Dan Pye
    Recent comments from Apple’s main partner in content delivery hint at the company ramping up its in-house capability to provide faster downloads and streaming speeds to users, Business Insider reports. During an earnings call, Akamai CEO Tom Leighton…
  • News: Apple Music available on Sonos starting today

    Wed 9:28am By Dan Pye
    After a public beta period that started last December, Apple Music is finally available on all Sonos speakers worldwide starting today. Apple Music users can add the service by selecting “Add Music Services” from any Sonos controller app, scrolling down to…
  • News: Daily Deal: Beyond Ink Pen

    Wed 9:00am By Dennis Lloyd
    In our iLounge Deals today you can get the Beyond Ink Pen for only $49 — 30% off the regular price. This next-level pen not only works as a stylus for your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, but can also double as a USB drive and iPhone charger. It works as a…
  • Mac: Satechi Aluminum USB 3.0 Headphone Stand

    Tue 3:55pm By Phil Dzikiy
    Satechi’s new headphone stand is more than just that, and the company makes it clear with the product’s name: Aluminum USB 3.0 Headphone Stand ($35). So yes, it is a headphone stand, complete with two hooks for cable management in back and a pad up top to…
  • News: Screen protector installation now available at Apple Stores

    Tue 11:04am By Dan Pye
    Apple Stores worldwide began offering screen protector installation for iPhone 6, 6s, 6 Plus and 6s Plus users starting today. As previously reported, Apple has partnered with Belkin to place specialized screen protector installation machines in the back of…
  • News: Russia mulling tax increase on App Store purchases, other Apple services

    Tue 10:07am By Dan Pye
    The Russian government is considering a bill that would increase taxes on a dozen categories of digital products and services offered by foreign companies like Apple, including ads, games, movies, marketplace transactions and cloud computing, Bloomberg…