Is Facebook’s big AR push good news for the next iPhone?

Is Facebook’s big AR push good news for the next iPhone?

Facebooks big augmented reality announcements at its F8 developers conference in California are the clearest sign the next iPhone will have built-in AR hardware. SEE ALSO: Everything you need to know about what Facebook announced at F8 Its true, Apples interest in and affinity for augmented reality is not news. Ask Apple CEO Tim Cook […]

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Bon Apptit unveils its first cover shot on an iPhone

Bon Apptit unveils its first cover shot on an iPhone

We know smartphone cameras have becomegood enough for casual photographers, but what about the pros? Well, magazines like Billboard and Cond Nast Traveler have recently published covers that were photographed onaniPhone, and now Bon Apptit is joining their ranks. This is basically the final stepin bringing smartphone photography into the Cond Nast-owned food magazine. After […]

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iPhone 8 fingerprint sensor issue could cause delay, report says

iPhone 8 fingerprint sensor issue could cause delay, report says

Image: Xu Kangping/VCG, Getty Images A shiny new iPhone is expected on the devices 10th anniversarybut a new report hints there could be delays. One of the features expected in the upcoming iPhone 8 is a fingerprint sensor placed under the phone’s glass exterior. The result would be an even sleeker, seamless design and, presumably, […]

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Total-Takeover iPhone Spyware Lurks on Android, Too

Total-Takeover iPhone Spyware Lurks on Android, Too

When you lose the key to your bike lock you borrow bolt cutters. When your door is jammed you look up a locksmith. And when you need targeted surveillance of a smartphone, you call your cyberarms dealer. Naturally! For bad actors and nation states, sometimes all it takes to access someone’s private text messages, browsing […]

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The iPhone 7 might have software blocking third-party repairs

The iPhone 7 might have software blocking third-party repairs

The latest iPhone repair controversy revolves around the home button.Image: lili sams/mashable Fixing any broken phone is a hassle, but if you have an iPhone, you really only have one safe option: repairing your device using an Apple-certified technician. It ain’t cheap. You can take your mangled iPhone to an independent repair shop to shore […]

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The next iPhone may not completely destroy your wallet, after all

The next iPhone may not completely destroy your wallet, after all

Image: lili sams / mashable Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 is reportedly facing delaysbut at least it may be less expensive than we thought. There have been several reports that the upcoming 10th anniversary iPhone could cost upwards of $1,000 due to a number of hardware changes, including an OLED screen, a stainless steel frame and […]

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