Wed, 24 September 2014
Bendgate! Some say it’s Antennagate 2.0, but is there a legitimate issue happening here? We’ll tell you what we think about these “bent” iPhones… Then, we’ve used it for a whole week—catch our updated impressions of iPhone 6. Plus, why you should hold off on installing iOS 8.0.1, and what you can do if you already have. And finally, it’s not just the big screen, there might be another reason the iPhone 6 has been impossible to buy. We’ll tell you our stories from launch day…
Get bent: The shocking history of bent smartphones
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Applecare Plus, Squaretrade, or no insurance? (discussion)
Wed, 17 September 2014
The reviews are in! We’ll tell you what people love and don’t about the iPhone 6... Then, RIP, iPod Classic. We remember the humble beginnings of the device that built the new Apple. And finally, Apple announced a base price of $349 for the Apple Watch, sure, but the prices for the other editions might make even Rolex envious. All that plus the lesser known features of iOS 8; how to get U2 out of your iTunes; and a new social video app has us taking more selfies than ever.
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Apple launches site to help you remove U2’s free album forever
A sad day for the people of 4Chan - Apple’s two-factor authentication now protects iCloud backups
Apple confirms iPhone 6 NFC chip is only for Apple Pay at launch
Apple will make 15 cents for every $100 spent on Apple Pay
An illustrated history of the iPod and its massive impact
Gruber takes a stab at future Watch Pricing
Wed, 10 September 2014
Decision time: Which iPhone 6 is right for you? We’ll walk you though the features of both new iPhones and help you make that very decision in time for the pre-order.
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Thu, 4 September 2014
This week: The Fappening! How did so many high-profile celebrity nudies leak for all to see, and is an iCloud flaw responsible for the debacle? We’ll tell you what happened, how it happened, and how you can keep your nude selfies safe from prying eyes. Plus, our predictions for Apple’s September 9th media event—we dust off crystal balls and reveal our predictions of the iPhone and iWatch models and specs we expect to be unveiled on the big day.
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