The FUBAR’ed public launch of iOS 8.0.1 was supposed to enable the release of HealthKit connected apps in Apple’s App Store. Now that Apple has finally gotten it right with iOS 8.0.2, we’re seeing the first of the HealthKit-enabled apps beginning to show up.
Friday saw the rollout of Apple’s new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to 22 new countries. The devices debuted in the United States and nine other countries on September 19th.
In addition to releasing a statement in response to reports about the iPhone 6 Plus reportedly bending in users’ pockets, Apple also invited reporters from CNBC and The Verge to its testing facility for a demonstration of the machines used to test the durability of its handsets.
Consumer Reports Enters “Bendgate” Fray – To Devise “Authoritative Test” for iPhone 6 Plus Bending Issues
Consumer Reports is preparing to jump into the iPhone 6 Plus “Bendgate” hullabaloo with both feet, as it has announced that it is in the process of designing “authoritative testing” to determine if Apple’s “bigger than bigger” handset is more susceptible to bending than comparable handsets.
Apple has finally commented on the iPhone 6 Plus “Bendgate” issues concerning iPhone 6 Plus handsets allegedly bending while in users’ pockets, saying the new handsets both include steel/titanium inserts to reinforce stress locations and that they use the “strongest glass in the industry.”
Do you have a bent iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus? It’s just possible that Apple MIGHT replace it for you. TNW spoke to an Apple support representative via chat to find out the details. When TNW asked the rep if…
If you’re the owner of a new iPhone 6, you now breathe a little easier knowing that your new precious won’t bend as easily as its larger sibling, the iPhone 6 Plus. A new video demonstrates.
Upon reflection, it wasn’t a good idea to check your messages on your iPhone while you were eating that KFC bucket-o-lunch, was it? Well today’s MacTrast Deal will help you get rid of those fingerprints, and all the nasty germs that came along for the ride.
Reports are coming in from owners about their iPhone 6 Plus bending when kept either in their back or front pants pocket. A video from Unbox Therapy confirms the “bendability” of the device.
For the 11 of you who still read magazines, you might have noticed the new iPhone 6/6 Plus ad in the latest issue of Rolling Stone. The ad, residing on the back cover of the mag, is labeled “Actual Sizes,” and really shows off just how big the new devices are.
While I enjoy a camera app with a bazillion features, filters, and effects as much as the next guy, sometime you’d just like to have a camera app handy that does a few great extra things, but doesn’t overload you with features. Camera Plus 4.0 from Global Delight Technologies is that sort of camera app.
Sure, the iPhone 6 Plus is a great phone, but can it stop a 50-caliber bullet? I think we all know the answer to that question, but this is fun to watch anyway.
The Chinese government has reportedly indicated that final regulatory approval for Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus is on the way.
“Shapow!” is the sound the camera makes on the new iPhone 6 Plus, at least that’s what Justin Timberlake claims in one of two new iPhone 6/6 Plus commercials the popular performer is featured in, along with Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon. Oh, and the iPhone 6 Plus? “HUGE!”
Your iPhone already has a great camera built right in, and now you can extend its capabilities with a Fisheye Lens, a Wide-Angle Lens, and a Macro Lens with this great 3-in-1 Mobile Lens Kit for under $25!
As usual, we saw a nice bump in specs with Apple’s new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus handsets, and the fine folks over at AnandTech are putting the new handsets through their paces. The preliminary results show that Apple’s new flagship devices are ranking pretty well when compared to other smartphones on the market.