iFixit continues their launch day tradition of tearing down Apple’s latest and greatest tech. This time, it’s the iPhone 6 taking its turn on the operating table.
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Some things are cherished traditions, and the launch day teardown of a new iPhone is one the folks at iFixit hold near and dear to their hearts. Here’s what they found in the iPhone 6 Plus.
Today is launch day for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and while most of us dread dropping our new precious, there are some folks that just can’t wait to drop the new devices just to see what it takes to make them crack.
It’s the day we’ve been waiting for, the launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus! MacTrast asked our readers to send in “selfies” of themselves sitting in line to get their hands on a new precious. And they responded, oh how they responded!
You can likely file your chances of getting an iPhone 6 Plus during tomorrow’s launch under “A Snowball’s Chance in Hell.” A report from BGR indicates there is “no chance” of getting an iPhone 6 Plus unit on Friday.
In all the iOS release hullabaloo on Wednesday, we forgot to report that AgileBits has released 1Password 5 for iOS 8, which is the latest update to their popular password manager/secure wallet app. And get this, its gone freemium!
The success of third-party keyboards for iOS 8 has been made evident, as SwiftKey says their custom keyboard has surpassed the 1 million download marker in less than 24 hours.
As of yesterday’s iOS 8 release, users can now install third-party keyboards for use on their iOS devices. As of today, three of these keyboards sit at the top of the iOS paid and free app charts in the U.S. and other countries.
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The iOS 8 update caused an internet traffic spike in the UK on Wednesday, even though first-day adoption is lagging behind previous releases of iOS.
Time reports today that Apple and U2 are in the midst of another collaboration. The two parties are said to be working together on a new music format that will improve digital music sales.
A report today says Apple needs to obtain one more regulatory license to sell the iPhone 6 in China. State-run news agency Xinhua (via Reuters) reports the handset is currently being reviewed by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
Hot on the heels of their iOS 8 release, Apple has released updates for its iWork for iOS productivity suite. Numbers, Keynote, and Pages have all been bought up to version 2.4.2
With the debut of iOS 8, Apple’s mobile operating system now allows the installation of third-party keyboards such as offerings from Swype, SwiftKey, and Minuum. Here’s how to install the keyboards as they become available.
Apple apparently got in a groove with operating system updates today, as in addition to making iOS 8 available to the masses, they’ve also given some love to Mac users with the release of OS X Mavericks 10.9.5.
iOS 8 will be released today, and to celebrate, Readdle has announced iOS 8 updates for all of their apps. Many of the apps now boast iOS 8 extensions and iCloud Drive compatibility.