Trade-in value for iPhones will no longer be affected by the device’s liquid damage indicator, say Apple Retail employees. In the past, a triggered “liquid contact indicator” meant the device was completely worthless under Apple’s “Reuse and Recycle” program.
Good news if you were hoping to score an iPhone 5s before the holidays, supplies of the popular handset are improving, with shipping times for the 5s improving to 3 to 5 days in many countries.
Foxconn is reportedly shutting down production of the iPhone 5c at one of its factories, and will begin production of the hot-selling iPhone 5s at that facility.
During the iOS 7 launch earlier this year, one new feature was mentioned without much fanfare: iBeacons, location based technology that has interesting possibilities for retail. Using the iBeacon system, a retailer could install transmitters throughout a store that will wirelessly connect to an iPhone and detect the device’s location in relation to items on the store’s shelves.
Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. Today’s wallpapers are seasonally appropriate, as the frost begins to take the vibrant colors of fall.
Companies who make their money buying used iPhones, unlocking them, and then reselling them, are finding that the methods that allowed them to unlock handsets for use on any compatible network aren’t working any more on AT&T handsets.
While Apple’s cases for their iPhone 5s and 5c have proven popular, it seems most iPhone owners have no idea who made their case.
Whenever I watch the iPhone keynote, I always wonder what happened to the Starbucks barista who was on the receiving end of the prank call Steve Jobs pulled off with the iPhone. It was a pretty significant event: the first ever public iPhone call, and it was also pretty funny.
Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) has released new data indicating that an increasing number of Android users are making the move to Apple’s iPhone.
Apple’s iPad and iPhone are pushing out traditionally strong Japanese device makers, as Japan rises to the top of Apple’s market growth charts, says a new report from The Wall Street Journal.
Here’s a fun and informative infographic from the folks over at Three, one of the UK’s fastest growing mobile providers. This infographic lays out iPhone usage in the UK. From texting-to-photos-to-toilets, it covers it all.
Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. Here is a nice wallpaper pack of fall speckled roads and thruways. Get them before the frost does.
Boost Mobile has begun offering the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c today, the first time the prepaid subsidiary of Sprint has offered any model of the iPhone to its customers.
Apple is reportedly making preparations to begin hardware repairs for the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c in its retail stores. Apple is said to be supplying its stores with special machinery required to replace the touchscreens on both devices.
In the fall of 2012, Apple introduced the ability to purchase Apple gift cards via the iPhone Apple Store app, which could then be shared via email to family and friends. The gift cards could also be used with the Passbook app that debuted as part of iOS 6 the same year.
Apple is reportedly ready to certify two new Asian assembly partners in a move to boost iPhone 5c and iPad mini supplies. A new report says at least one partner will be ramping up production by the end of the year.