PSA: It won’t end well if you drill a hole in your iPhone 7

PSA: It won’t end well if you drill a hole in your iPhone 7

The “secret hack” to making your very own earphone jack that you definitely should not attempt. Image: TEchRax If you’re an owner of a brand-new iPhone 7 or 7 Plus, here’s a fast PSA for you: things aren’t going to end well if you attempt to make a DIY earphone jack. Last week, YouTuber TechRax […]

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Man dies charging iPhone while in the bath – BBC News

Man dies charging iPhone while in the bath – BBC News

He suffered severe burns on his chest, arm and hand when the charger touched the water and died on 11 December, the newspaper said. Assistant coroner Dr Sean Cummings, who conducted the inquest at West London Coroner’s Court on Wednesday, is to write a prevention of future death report to send to Apple. Related Topics […]

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The iPhone 8 might have wireless charging, report says

The iPhone 8 might have wireless charging, report says

The iPhone 7 Plus in Black and the iPhone 7 in Jet Black.Image: lili sams/mashable You might never have to plug a charging cable into your iPhone again. Foxconn, the Chinese manufacturing company that builds electronics including the iPhone, is reportedly testing wireless charging modules that might make it into next year’s iPhone 8, according […]

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Flask disguised as an iPhone makes alcoholism that much easier

Plain old flasks are so pass and risky. Everyone knows you’re boozing up if you reach into your breast pocket for an old-fashioned metal container. So we’re here to upgrade your down-low drinking with the iFlask. The iFlask is exactly what it sounds like: a flask disguised as an iPhone. Everyone’s taking their phones out […]

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The sentimental hoarder’s guide to finding space on your iPhone

The sentimental hoarder’s guide to finding space on your iPhone

Image: bob al-greene/mashable Each day brings the same struggle: I spot something I’ve deemed photo-worthy, pull out my phone, open the camera and am greeted with a blurred screen. “Cannot Take Photo,” my phone taunts. Then it’s a rush to decide what stays and what goes. This is the reality of being a sentimental hoarder […]

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Gmail’s iPhone app can now save you from phishing scams

Gmail’s iPhone app can now save you from phishing scams

Gmail’s iPhone app just got a lot more secure. The app is now able to warn you about potential phishing attacks when you click on a shady link, Google announced Friday. SEE ALSO: Why no one has ‘re-invented’ email yet If you click on a link that Google thinks could be suspicious, you’ll see a […]

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MashTalk: The man behind the biggest iPhone 8 leak so far

MashTalk: The man behind the biggest iPhone 8 leak so far

Image: Lili Sams/Mashable For those who obsess about the iPhone, it was the mother lode. After a long period without any substantive information (although plenty of whispers, speculation, and questionable photos), it finally happened: the biggest iPhone 8 leak so far. SEE ALSO: Latest rumor claims iPhone 8 won’t be late after all In what […]

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