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  • 3D Touch Multitasking

    Mon 9:30am By Mike Flaminio
    Mikey Campbell for AppleInsider:To invoke 3D Touch multitasking on iPhone 6s, start an off-screen swipe from the left screen edge as you would a "back" gesture commonly used in apps like Safari and Mail. Make sure to press firmly on the screen while performing…
  • UniBeast Hackintosh Guide for El Capitan

    Mon 9:29am By Mike Flaminio
    TonyMacX86 group has updated its UniBeast tool for OS X El Capitan. The tool allows for the installation of OS X onto non-Apple hardware.…
  • Tim Cook on Privacy

    Mon 9:27am By Mike Flaminio
    Tim Cook stat down with NPR to discuss Apple's position on privacy. The full interview can be heard at the link above.We do think that people want us to help them keep their lives private. We see that privacy is a fundamental human right that people have. We…
  • Tweetbot 4 now available for iOS

    Thu 8:29pm By Mike Flaminio
    iPad Support (Universal)…
  • Amazon to pull Apple TV

    Thu 8:27pm By Mike Flaminio
    The Seattle-based Web retailer sent an e-mail to its marketplace sellers that it will stop selling the Apple TV and Google's Chromecast since those devices don't "interact well" with Prime Video. No new listings for the products will be allowed and posting of…
  • Reeder 3 RSS client released with El Capitan support

    Wed 9:18pm By Mike Flaminio
    - Ready for OS X El Capitan…
  • iFixit investigates iPhone 6s/6s Plus water resistance

    Wed 9:06pm By Mike Flaminio
    So, there are still places for water to get into the case. Maybe that strip of goo around the display isn't for waterproofing after all, but has some other nefarious purpose; 3D Touch is a new technology, so it's hard to say. Nevertheless, we think this is an…
  • First round of benchmarks from Anandtech

    Wed 8:55pm By Mike Flaminio
    The GPU improvements are enormous, and while we don't have enough data to determine whether the iPhone 6s retains the same sustained GPU performance that we saw in the iPhone 6, the peak performance figures are impressive to say the least. The SSD-like storage…
  • All iPhone cameras compared in image gallery

    Sep 28, 2015, 9:48 pm By Mike Flaminio
    Lisa Bettany has a great comparison gallery of photos taken from all iPhone models. The gallery gives a nice contrast of photo quality both between models and also across the years.…
  • Comparing iPhone 6s/6s Plus in low light

    Sep 28, 2015, 9:28 pm By Mike Flaminio
    Ben Lovejoy for 9 to 5 Mac:Again, viewed on the phone and at iPad size, the 6s shot looked noticeably cleaner (look at the sky around the Shard, top left). But again, when we look at 100-percent crops, it's because the stronger noise-reduction on the 6s is…
  • Video demonstrates value of 2 GB of memory in iPhone 6s/6s Plus

    Sep 28, 2015, 9:21 pm By Mike Flaminio
    We saw similar improvements when the iPhone gained 1 GB of memory and also on the iPads when they got bumped up. iOS seems to manage its memory well, however, extra memory does make the user experience better with less reloading/refreshing. Article Link
  • Apple announces record sales for iPhone 6s/6s Plus

    Sep 28, 2015, 9:18 pm By Mike Flaminio
    Apple today announced it has sold more than 13 million new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus models, a new record, just three days after launch. iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus will be available in more than 40 additional countries beginning October 9 including Italy,…
  • iPhone 6s /6s Plus Thoughts

    Sep 27, 2015, 9:23 pm By Mike Flaminio
    After playing around with the iPhone for the weekend here are just some thoughts.…
  • Podcast: iPhone Eve, Apple TV, Calendar + Apple Watch, Content Blocking

    Sep 25, 2015, 9:19 pm By Mike Flaminio
    Join us on iPhone Eve as we talk about iPhone 6s / 6s Plus launch, the upcoming Apple TV, and using iOS 9 calendar is nifty with the Apple Watch. Article Link
  • Video compares image stabilization on iPhone 6s vs 6s Plus

    Sep 24, 2015, 9:01 pm By Mike Flaminio
    Like the iPhone 6 Plus, the iPhone 6s Plus features optimal image stabilization that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s lacks. A video from Giga Tech seems to illustrate the differences with some test footage.…
  • App Slice didn't make iOS 9.0 cut

    Sep 24, 2015, 8:54 pm By Mike Flaminio
    Apple:App slicing is currently unavailable for iOS 9 apps due to an issue affecting iCloud backups created from iOS 9 where some apps from the App Store would only restore to the same model of iOS device.…
  • Office 2016 for Mac now available without subscription

    Sep 23, 2015, 4:22 am By Mike Flaminio
    In July, we released Office 2016 for Mac to our Office 365 customers. The new versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote are a significant step forward and provide the best of both worlds for Mac users--a familiar Office experience paired with…
  • Tip: Migrate to a new iPhone by restoring from a computer

    Sep 23, 2015, 4:08 am By Mike Flaminio
    Recently I swapped out my iPhone and it took a long time to restore from iCloud. This isn't that unusual to fully get back up and running as it typically may take a better part of a day to redownload everything via WiFi in the background. Usually though the…
  • Apple says 50-percent of devices upgraded to iOS 9

    Sep 23, 2015, 3:58 am By Mike Flaminio
    Apple also announced the fastest iOS adoption ever, with more than 50 percent of devices already using iOS 9.…
  • Podcast: Order iPhones, iOS 9, Ad Blocking

    Sep 18, 2015, 9:11 am By Mike Flaminio
    This week we discuss the iPhone 6s/6s Plus pre-order experience. iOS 9 was released and we've got what we like and don't like. And with iOS 9's content filtering feature there's all sorts of stuff happening with mobile ad blocking. Article Link
  • 1Password gets iOS 9 refresh

    Sep 17, 2015, 9:11 am By Mike Flaminio
    Key features:== TL;DR ==…
  • iOS 9 Content Blockers

    Sep 17, 2015, 9:06 am By Mike Flaminio
    Dave Mark:Here's the current list, in alphabetical order:…
  • Some cool stuff in iOS 9

    Sep 16, 2015, 9:10 pm By Mike Flaminio
    The keyboard caps situation…
  • Apple states its on pace for first weekend iPhone record

    Sep 14, 2015, 6:36 pm By Mike Flaminio
    "Customer response to iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus has been extremely positive and preorders this weekend were very strong around the world," the company said in a statement. "We are on pace to beat last year's 10 million unit first-weekend record when the new…
  • An official Plex app solution coming to Apple TV

    Sep 14, 2015, 6:29 pm By Mike Flaminio
    Plex's Scott Olechowski commenting to ITWorld: "We are very excited to have a crack at bringing our users Apple TV. It's been a long requested platform and we're excited to work on it. We want it, our users want it...and we're anxiously awaiting the tvOS…
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