The first made-for-iPhone cochlear implant gets FDA approval

The first made-for-iPhone cochlear implant gets FDA approval

Cochlear's new technology is a big deal for iPhone users.Image: Shutterstock / Monthira Apple does pretty well when it comes to accessibility for the deaf and hard-of-hearing. The tech giant offers more than 50 models of hearing devices that, when linked to an iPhone, introduce a host of useful settings not available to the basic […]

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Why Apple might need Samsung for the iPhone 9

Why Apple might need Samsung for the iPhone 9

A 3D concept of what Mashable thinks the iPhone could look like in 2020.Image: loris ravera/mashable As the world braces for the iPhone’s big 10 year anniversary later this year, chatter is already beginning to bubble up about next year’s version, unofficially dubbed the “iPhone 9.” The latest rumor involves one of Apple’s biggest rivals, […]

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Why I’m finally buying my first iPhone

Why I’m finally buying my first iPhone

Image: Ambar Del Moral / mashable The iPhone turned 10 years old this year, which makes it a full 10 years that I’ve never owned one but I’m finally ready to take the leap. As a millennial and internet addict, I’ve been asked so many times why I don’t use an iPhone. I’d usually say […]

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A 3D laser could arm the iPhone 8 with AR and autofocus abilities

A 3D laser could arm the iPhone 8 with AR and autofocus abilities

None of the iPhones yet have a 3D laser camera.Image: lili sams/mashable Apple announced its augmented reality development kit (ARKit) at WWDC back in June. Now, the company appears to be adding a bunch of brand-new components to the next iPhone in order to beef up the new AR platform’s capabilities. SEE ALSO: The iPhone […]

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Deutsche Bank isn’t sold on the iPhone 8 just yet

Deutsche Bank isn’t sold on the iPhone 8 just yet

Image: B. Tongo/Epa/REX/Shutterstock Not everyone is excited about the upcoming iPhone 8 launch. SEE ALSO: This isn’t the iPhone 8. But it’s probably really, really close. Deutsche Bank said Tuesday in a research note that it thinks other banks are taking an overly optimistic view of the upcoming smartphone launch, and that it probably won’t […]

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Apple’s iPhone 8 might come in new ‘mirror’ color

Apple’s iPhone 8 might come in new ‘mirror’ color

The 'Jet Black' color Apple has introduced with the iPhone 7 is shiny, but is it shiny enough for iPhone 8?Image: Lili Sams/Mashable A new rumor from leaker Benjamin Geskin says Apple’s upcoming OLED iPhone or iPhone 8, if that’s what it’ll be called will come in four colors, including an entirely new one: “mirror.” […]

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