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  • Wallpaper Weekends: Apple Logo Wallpapers for Your New iPhone 6

    19 September 2014, 11:22 pm by: Jim Gresham

    We celebrate this week's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus release with these beautiful Apple logo wallpapers. The old Apple logo calls us back to the past, while the golden wallpaper represents the present.
  • Watch as This Eager Young Man Shows How NOT to Open Your New iPhone 6

    19 September 2014, 8:25 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Watch carefully, as this new Australian iPhone 6 owner shows how NOT to open the box containing your new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus.
  • Confirmed: iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Use 20-nm TSMC A8 Processor

    19 September 2014, 5:02 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Chipworks has confirmed that the 20-nanometer A8 processor found in the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus was fabricated by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC).
  • Conan Presents Apple’s New ‘U2-Removal Service’

    19 September 2014, 2:46 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Still fretting about how Apple "forced" that new U2 album into your iTunes library, and even though they gave you a tool to get rid of that "offensive" music, you still have the damn songs running through your head? Well, dry your eyes princess, Conan O'Brien…
  • MacTrast Deals: Only a Few Days Left to Win an 11-inch MacBook Air!

    19 September 2014, 1:32 pm by: Chris Hauk

    There are just a few days left to enter to win an 11-inch Apple MacBook Air! Small, light, easy to carry with you wherever you go, yet as powerful as most desktop computers! Plus, it works perfectly with that new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus that you bought today! Enter…
  • Launch Day Survey Says!: “We Want Our iPhone 6 Plus!”

    19 September 2014, 1:08 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Wells Fargo Analyst Maynard Um took the time to do some surveys of those standing in line outside Apple Stores in New York City Friday morning, and 67% of those surveyed were hoping against hope to get their paws on an iPhone 6 Plus in either the 64GB or 128GB…
  • iPhone 6 Teardown Reveals 1810 mAH Battery

    19 September 2014, 11:02 am by: Chris Hauk

    iFixit continues their launch day tradition of tearing down Apple's latest and greatest tech. This time, it's the iPhone 6 taking its turn on the operating table.
  • iPhone 6 Plus Teardown Shows Massive 2915 mAh Battery

    19 September 2014, 10:14 am by: Chris Hauk

    Some things are cherished traditions, and the launch day teardown of a new iPhone is one the folks at iFixit hold near and dear to their hearts. Here's what they found in the iPhone 6 Plus.
  • The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Get Their First Drop Tests

    19 September 2014, 9:08 am by: Chris Hauk

    Today is launch day for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and while most of us dread dropping our new precious, there are some folks that just can't wait to drop the new devices just to see what it takes to make them crack.
  • iPhone 6 Mania! – Selfies From The iPhone 6 (Front) Lines

    19 September 2014, 8:49 am by: Chris Hauk

    It's the day we've been waiting for, the launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus! MacTrast asked our readers to send in "selfies" of themselves sitting in line to get their hands on a new precious. And they responded, oh how they responded!
  • iPhone 6 Plus Supply for Tomorrow’s Launch is Low, REAL Low

    18 September 2014, 4:46 pm by: Chris Hauk

    You can likely file your chances of getting an iPhone 6 Plus during tomorrow's launch under "A Snowball's Chance in Hell." A report from BGR indicates there is "no chance" of getting an iPhone 6 Plus unit on Friday.
  • AgileBits’ 1Password 5 Goes Freemium With iOS 8 Compatible Release

    18 September 2014, 3:54 pm by: Chris Hauk

    In all the iOS release hullabaloo on Wednesday, we forgot to report that AgileBits has released 1Password 5 for iOS 8, which is the latest update to their popular password manager/secure wallet app. And get this, its gone freemium!
  • SwiftKey iOS 8 Keyboard Hits One Million Downloads in Under 24 Hours

    18 September 2014, 1:53 pm by: Chris Hauk

    The success of third-party keyboards for iOS 8 has been made evident, as SwiftKey says their custom keyboard has surpassed the 1 million download marker in less than 24 hours.
  • iOS 8 Third-Party Keyboard Apps Take Top Spots in App Store Charts

    18 September 2014, 1:08 pm by: Chris Hauk

    As of yesterday's iOS 8 release, users can now install third-party keyboards for use on their iOS devices. As of today, three of these keyboards sit at the top of the iOS paid and free app charts in the U.S. and other countries.
  • MacTrast Deals: CleanMyMac 2 Double Pack

    18 September 2014, 12:22 pm by: Chris Hauk

    If you read our review of CleanMyMac 2, you know it's a great way to "clean the gunk" out of your Mac. Now you've got a chance to get a CleanMyMac double-pack for just $29.95!
  • iOS 8 Update Causes Surge in Internet Traffic – But Adoption Rate Lags

    18 September 2014, 11:58 am by: Chris Hauk

    The iOS 8 update caused an internet traffic spike in the UK on Wednesday, even though first-day adoption is lagging behind previous releases of iOS.
  • Bono Says U2 Working With Apple on New Digital Music Format

    18 September 2014, 11:16 am by: Chris Hauk

    Time reports today that Apple and U2 are in the midst of another collaboration. The two parties are said to be working together on a new music format that will improve digital music sales.
  • Apple Needs One More Regulatory License to Sell iPhone 6 in China

    18 September 2014, 10:27 am by: Chris Hauk

    A report today says Apple needs to obtain one more regulatory license to sell the iPhone 6 in China. State-run news agency Xinhua (via Reuters) reports the handset is currently being reviewed by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
  • Apple Updates iWork for iOS Apps With Support for iOS 8

    18 September 2014, 9:47 am by: Chris Hauk

    Hot on the heels of their iOS 8 release, Apple has released updates for its iWork for iOS productivity suite. Numbers, Keynote, and Pages have all been bought up to version 2.4.2
  • How To: Install Custom Keyboards in iOS 8

    17 September 2014, 9:22 pm by: Chris Hauk

    With the debut of iOS 8, Apple's mobile operating system now allows the installation of third-party keyboards such as offerings from Swype, SwiftKey, and Minuum. Here's how to install the keyboards as they become available.

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