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  • News: Apple posts guide for moving content from Android to iPhone

    16 September 2014, 4:54 pm by: Phil Dzikiy

    Apple has posted a new guide online to help users move content from an Android phone to an iPhone. The guide details moving contacts, email, calendars, photos, videos, music, books, and documents. A number of third-party data transferring apps are also…
  • Mac: Canon Powershot G7 X

    16 September 2014, 4:26 pm by: Jeremy Horwitz

    Ever since iPhone cameras became capable of replacing standalone point-and-shoots, interest in low-end digital cameras has declined. Emboldened by Sony’s release of the well-regarded prosumer RX100 series, Canon looks to have gotten its groove back with the…
  • News: Court throws out $368M FaceTime judgment against Apple

    16 September 2014, 3:45 pm by: Phil Dzikiy

    A federal appeals court today tossed out a jury order requiring Apple to pay VirnetX $368.2 million in damages, Re/code reports. Apple was originally required to pay the amount for infringing VPN patents in FaceTime — the judgment was made in November 2012.…
  • First Look: PureGear DualTek Extreme Shock Case, HIP Case+ and Slim Shell for iPhone 6

    16 September 2014, 3:02 pm by: Phil Dzikiy

    PureGear has debuted several new cases for the iPhone 6 already, starting with the DualTek Extreme Shock Case ($35), a matte plastic and rubber case with a small piece of shock absorbing material in the shell. The HIP Case+ ($35) is a two-piece multi-use case.…
  • News: Microsoft unveils iOS-compatible Universal Mobile Keyboard

    16 September 2014, 1:45 pm by: Jesse Hollington

    Microsoft has announced the Universal Mobile Keyboard, a new Bluetooth keyboard designed to work specifically with iOS devices, as well as Windows and Android devices. The new keyboard incorporates a switch to choose the appropriate device mode and dedicated…
  • First Look: Apple iPhone 6 Plus Leather Case

    16 September 2014, 1:39 pm by: Phil Dzikiy

    Third-party case makers aren't the only ones releasing iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus cases before the devices have actually come out — Apple's official iPhone 6 Plus Leather Case ($49) is one of two new case options for the company's new iPhones, alongside less…
  • Spigen F70Q 7000mAh Dual Portable Quick Charger

    16 September 2014, 1:11 pm by: Jeremy Horwitz

    Better known for its cases and screen protectors than electronic accessories, Spigen is now offering a USB battery pack called F70Q ($59), billed as a "dual portable quick charger" due to its 2-Amp and 1-Amp USB ports. iPhone, iPod, and iPad recharging are…
  • News: Apple: 33M iTunes users have accessed U2 album

    16 September 2014, 11:09 am by: Phil Dzikiy

    Apple has announced that 33 million iTunes account holders have accessed U2’s Songs of Innocence album for free. That figure includes customers who downloaded the album, streamed it, or listened to it using iTunes’ radio player. A report notes that Apple…
  • Apple Inc. iOS 8

    16 September 2014, 10:00 am by: Jeremy Horwitz

    Once again, Apple is proclaiming this to be “the biggest iOS release ever,” even though regular users certainly won’t feel that way—on the surface, it looks like what iOS 7 should have been, including a collection of small but welcome new features that…
  • News: Daily Deal: Learn Swift for only $19

    16 September 2014, 9:46 am by: Dennis Lloyd

    Today in iLounge Deals we’re offering up an online course to learn Swift—Apple’s new iOS programming language—for only $19. With 95 lectures and over 5 hours of content, the course will take you through the basics of Swift, how to use Operators,…
  • News: Apple’s iPhone 6 NFC chip restricted to Apple Pay use

    16 September 2014, 9:37 am by: Phil Dzikiy

    Apple’s NFC chips in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be restricted to use of the company’s Apple Pay mobile payment system. The information was reportedly confirmed in an email from an Apple spokeswoman to Cult of Mac. While most smartphones with NFC…
  • Review: ZeroChroma Folio-Slide for iPad mini

    16 September 2014, 8:51 am by: Jeremy Horwitz

    Folio-Slide builds upon the VarioSC case-slash-stand we previously loved for iPad minis and iPad Airs. Using a combination of soft TPU and hard plastic, the matte black VarioSC covered almost all of those iPads, adding an incredible flip-out rear stand to…
  • News: Apple names Apple Watch execs, now hiring others

    15 September 2014, 4:33 pm by: Jesse Hollington

    With the unveiling of the Apple Watch last week, Apple has announced new executive appointments to the Apple Watch team, as well as putting out a job listing for Apple Watch software engineers. Stan Ng, former Senior Director of iPhone Product Marketing, has…
  • First Look: OtterBox Commuter, Defender + Symmetry Series Cases for iPhone 6

    15 September 2014, 3:42 pm by: Phil Dzikiy

    Following a number of other companies, OtterBox has already introduced cases for the iPhone 6 before the device officially hits the market. Commuter ($40-$45) uses two pieces — a rubber inner layer and hard plastic shell — to keep the iPhone 6 safe. The…
  • Zoom iQ6 XY Stereo Microphone for iPhone + iPad

    15 September 2014, 3:13 pm by: Jeremy Horwitz

    Like iQ5, iQ6’s key addition to an iOS device is a high-quality stereo microphone system, something that hasn’t been integrated into any iPad, iPhone, or iPod. iQ5 used a round 1.1” metal ball to hold a condenser microphone system, enabling you to turn…
  • News: Apple posts removal guide for U2’s Songs of Innocence album

    15 September 2014, 1:51 pm by: Jesse Hollington

    Following last week’s iTunes exclusive release of U2’s new Songs of Innocence album, the company has now posted a new support article for users looking to remove the album from their iTunes libraries. During Apple’s iPhone event, Apple CEO Tim Cook and…
  • News: Apple medical trials will provide HealthKit insights

    15 September 2014, 1:23 pm by: Jesse Hollington

    Two major U.S. hospitals are preparing to launch trials with Apple’s new HealthKit framework, Reuters reports. The trials will involve diabetics and chronic disease patients, and are expected to provide some insight into how HealthKit will work on iPhones in…
  • News: Daily Deal: Get Dragon Dictate for Mac for 50% off

    15 September 2014, 12:55 pm by: Dennis Lloyd

    Today in iLounge Deals we’re offering Dragon Dictate for Mac version 4 for $99.99—that’s 50% off the normal price. Providing fast, accurate speech recognition and versatile transcription, Dragon Dictate for Mac lets you dictate and edit documents, send…
  • News: iLife and iWork apps to be pre-installed on 64/128 GB iPhone 6/6 Plus

    15 September 2014, 11:54 am by: Phil Dzikiy

    Apple’s iLife and iWork iOS apps will come pre-installed on the 64GB and 128GB iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, 9to5Mac has discovered. The apps include iMovie, GarageBand, Keynote, Pages, Numbers, and iTunes U. iPhoto isn’t included, as Apple is getting rid of…
  • News: Report: Apple gets 0.15 percent from each Apple Pay transaction

    15 September 2014, 9:56 am by: Phil Dzikiy

    Each transaction made with Apple Pay earns Apple 0.15 percent of the purchase, according to the Financial Times. This means that 15 cents of a $100 purchase would go to Apple, multiplying for higher-priced purchases. The article calls the deal…

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