A Simple Silicone Sleeve Turns Your iPhone Into a Game Boy

The touchscreen generation might not know any better, but those of us who grew up with Game Boys know that physical control pads and buttons will always trump on-screen alternatives. Entire this slide-on silicone sleeve, called the G-PAD, that turns your smartphone into an even better handheld gaming machine. Read More >>

Before the iPhone Launched, Android Didn't Support Touchscreens

It's virtually impossible to imagine now, but back when the iPhone was launched in 2007, Google wasn't planning to make Android for touchscreen devices. Read More >>

Rumour: Apple's iWatch to Muscle in on an iPhone 6 September Event?

With Google showing its wearables hand with the reveal of Android Wear and its forthcoming slew of compatible devices, the attention now turns to Apple. The long-rumoured iWatch is now being tipped for a September reveal -- alongside the iPhone 6. Read More >>

This Elegant iPhone Speaker is Just a Single Piece of Blown Glass

Here is a sleek way to showcase your iPhone's looks and sounds. There are no wires or buttons or even plastic in this passive amp; it's just a single piece of glass, handcrafted to exacting proportions, that can wrap a room in sound. Read More >>

Apple's Latest Purchase Could Bring Siri Offline

It's all well and good being able to call upon your own pocketable Siri butler, but I don't remember Bruce Wayne's buddy Alfred relying on a Wi-Fi or mobile data connection before he could stitch up his crime-fighting boss. Read More >>

Rumour: Apple Eyeing Up Low Power Chip Maker for iPhone 6 Battery Boost

Ropey battery life is one of the complaints most regularly thrown at Apple's iPhone, and while the line has improved in this respect in recent times, many still long for a full day's unrestricted use before being tethered to a plug socket. Apple's rumoured latest purchase may address that problem for the iPhone 6. Read More >>

Reuters: Larger iPhone 6 Screens to Enter Production by May

Rumours of larger iPhones have been swirling around for some time now, and the WSJ recently suggested that two would arrive some time this year. Now, a Reuters report suggeststhat those rumored larger screens may go into production as soon as May. Read More >>

Design Drawings of Unknown Origin Show 4.7-Inch and 5.7-Inch iPhone 6C

A Japanese Apple fan publication has published what appears to be technical drawings outlining the sizes and designs of two new iPhone 6C models, one with a 4.7-inch display and another 5.7-inch whopper. If they're real, they're exciting. If not, they're just some lines and numbers. Read More >>

Report: A Pair of Bigger, Sharper iPhone 6 Smartphones Will Land in September

Apple is said to be preparing not one, but two new iPhone handsets this year, aiming for a September unveiling. Could the iPhone 6 be available in both 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch sizes? Read More >>

Original iPhone Engineer Outlines Apple Phone Development Hell

Apple software engineer Greg Christie has gone on record about the pain suffered by the original iPhone development team, revealing that the "shockingly small" group was constantly battered by a demanding Steve Jobs, who at one stage gave the crew two weeks to come up with something better or face the shame of seeing the project handed over to others. Read More >>

iOS 7.1 Jailbreak Now Working (if You're Still Rocking the iPhone 4)

Do you want the good news or the bad news first? The good news? Sure -- for those that love squeezing a little more flexibility out of their iDevices, Apple's iOS 7.1 now has a working untethered jailbreak. The bad news? It looks unlikely to be available for anything other than the ageing iPhone 4 anytime soon. Read More >>

Girl Uses Classic iPhone Prank on Mum to Hilarious Results

A few years ago I told you about an amazing prank you can pull on your friends/colleagues/family. This girl just executed it with beautiful precision on her mother. Read More >>

A Little Bit of Wood Panelling to Spruce Up Your iPhone

Those two little glass panels on the back of the iPhone 5 are a little silly. They look pretty cool, I guess. But what are you supposed to do if they break? It's definitely not worth getting a new phone. Well, thanks to a sympathetic designer, you now have a very pretty option: wood. Read More >>

Just Tap Your Phone on Every Wall and This App Will Draw a Floorplan

It's not a bad idea to measure a room before you go out and buy new furniture. And if you've got an iPhone, that becomes less of an ordeal because you can trade your tape measure for this slick app called RoomScan. It automatically generates floorplans by simply tapping your phone on every wall. Read More >>

A One-Kilo iPhone Case Turns Texting Into a Workout

What if every call you answered, every text you sent, and every Facebook status update you posted actually worked to improve your fitness? It's kind of a ridiculous notion, but the ToneFone—which is basically the heaviest case you'll ever slap on your iPhone—offers just that. Read More >>

Apple Now Has a £429 8GB iPhone 5C

Is 8GB enough storage space for a smartphone soon to be laden with music, videos, apps and saucy sexting pics? Apple is hoping so -- as rumoured yesterday, it's today launched a £429 iPhone 5C, a £40 saving over the 16GB version. Cheap enough to tempt you towards Apple's under-performing plastic-cased smartphone? Read More >>


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