Tag Archives: iPhone

Apple Says it Will Fight a Government Order to Unlock the San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Apple says it has no intention of complying with a federal magistrate’s order to unlock the cell phone used by the San Bernardino shooters, calling the back door system requested by the court “too dangerous to create.” Read more… Gawker

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Judge says Apple must help the FBI break into San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone

A federal judge today ordered Apple to assist law enforcement with breaking into the iPhone owned by one of the San Bernardino shooters. According to court papers, Apple has declined to voluntarily provide technical help in accessing the iPhone 5c owned by Syed Farook, who killed 14 people at a health clinic in the California city on December 2nd alongside his ...

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ExoLens promises to make your iPhone photos better — for $300

Phones have largely replaced digital cameras in day-to-day use, but they still have a few major limitations, like their fixed focal length and inability to zoom. There’s a bevy of accessory lenses meant to give photographers more range with their phones, and the latest comes from a partnership between Fellowes, maker of the ExoLens, and the German lens-maker Zeiss. ExoLens ...

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Here’s how to live with a 16GB iPhone

It’s 2015, and the entry level phones from both Apple and Google still come with only 16GB of storage. It’s an unreasonably tiny amount for anyone who regularly uses their phone to take photos and videos, or play games, or even just install a lot of apps. That includes myself, and yet — because I refuse to pay for additional space — I ...

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iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S6: a pixel-perfect size comparison

I’ll let you in on a little secret: I’m really looking forward to the Galaxy S6. After years of underwhelming flagship Galaxy devices, Samsung once again has a phone that people can be legitimately excited about. I spent only a few moments with the S6 at Mobile World Congress, but it was enough time for me to be impressed by ...

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Your iPhone Could Be Making You Fat Overnight, Here’s How

Only a complete technophobe would deny that iPhones can be useful for a whole range of activities and leisure pursuits, but it might alarm you to know that smartphones in general are also quite effective at making people fat — quite literally overnight. Here’s some food for thought: The next time you leave your iPhone, iPad, or one of the ...

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The Amp case wants to be a boom box, and an extra ear for your iPhone

Is there a more loved, yet deeply hated part of the iPhone than the speaker? On one hand, it lets you take your calls without holding the phone up to your face. You can also use it while watching videos or listening to music without headphones, and — of course — hear calls coming in from afar. On the other ...

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Adobe introduces Premiere Clip, a video editor for iPhone and iPad

One of the biggest names in video editing is coming to mobile. Adobe is today introducing Premiere Clip, a simple and streamlined video editor for the iPhone and iPad. Though it shares a family name with Premiere Pro, Adobe’s desktop editor, Clip is a far simpler app — it’s meant for everyone, not just professionals. In fact, if you’ve used iMovie, ...

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Fitbit app lets you track activity with just your iPhone 5s, no Fitbit device required

Fitbit updated its iOS app today, bringing, perhaps most significantly, the ability to track “basic” activity on an iPhone 5s, without the company’s proprietary wearable. Using Apple’s motion-sensing M7 chip, the app’ll track your steps, distance and … Engadget RSS Feed

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As expected, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C come to Boost Mobile

Apple’s iPhone line is now available at Boost Mobile. Customers looking for a contract-free iPhone plan can head to Boost Mobile and pick up the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, or iPhone 4S. Apple’s flagship iPhone 5S starts at $ 550 at Boost, while the iPhone 5C will set customers back $ 450 to start. The iPhone 4S starts at $ ...

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