The hullabaloo around the iPhone 5 launch has opened a number of comedic opportunities to late night television. Conan O’Brien had some fun making light of the excitement about the launch.
Some pretty awesome images have recently leaked of what Apple’s Campus 2 will look like, and let’s just say that it will be unlike any other HQ in the world. The blueprints show what looks like a giant spaceship, except that it shows normal people inside and not aliens.
Apple launched it’s iCloud.com cloud services portal to the public on Thursday. Previously only available in beta format to developers, the site is now available for all iCloud users, allowing them to share content and information over multiple devices.
The iPhone 5 is selling out faster than any iPhone ever has before.Apple sold out of iPhone 5 pre-orders less than an hour after orders began. Verizon also ran out earlier this morning, and now AT&T is completely out of stock as well.
Apple’s new Lightning dock connector will reportedly allow for new type of accessories, as the new connector supports the ability to host USB devices.
If you haven’t sold your iPhone 4/4S by now, you’d better get a move on! Reports are coming in that iPhone resale prices are dropping faster than an AT&T phone signal.
There has been a little confusion about just what Apple’s new all-digital Lightning connector will handle, but that’s been cleared up just a bit. An Apple spokesperson told The Verge that Lightning to HDMI and Lightning to VGA cables “will be available in the coming months.”
While Apple’s own online store sold out of iPhone 5 preorders in record time (less than an hour!), there’s still hope if you’d like to pre-order one for delivery on launch day! The secret? Pre-order directly from your carrier’s website!
Apple has now clarified: the adapter is NOT included, which will no doubt disappoint many who thought otherwise. It is also in very short supply, and now no longer available until October.
Demand is always high for new Apple products, and the iPhone 5 certainly isn’t any different. Pre-orders started only hours ago, but already shipping delays are appearing, with Apple now quoting two weeks for shipping availability.
The Apple Online Store has been taken offline to prepare for iPhone 5 pre-orders, which are set to begin in about 3 hours, at 12:01 AM PT. Are you pre-ordering? Are you ready to snatch up an iPhone 5 before the pre-orders become backorders?
Big box retailer Walmart won’t be left out of Apple’s iPhone 5 pre-order party. The retailer announced today that they will begin taking pre-orders in their retail stores at 8 AM local time on September 14th.
Apple’s website now reveals details on pricing for unlocked iPhone 5s. The pricing is the same as with the iPhone 4 last year, at $649, $749, and $849 for the 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB versions, respectively.
While Apple’s new iPhone 5 does support fast LTE cellular data throughout the world, it seems that the Verizon and Sprint iPhone 5 will not support one of LTE’s more useful features: simultaneous voice and data.
You’re ready to buy that shiny new iPhone 5, but you’re still confused about all the different plans and prices the carriers offer. On contract, contract-free… SHEESH! It’s almost enough to make you want to go back to your old flip-phone. Almost.
AT&T is offering some of its customers an $200 early upgrade discount ahead of their two-year contract expiration. While that may sound like a good deal, you could probably do better if you dump AT&T and jump to another carrier.