Apple Shares Crash by 5% after Suppliers Slash Forecasts Indicating Weak iPhone Sales

Apple Shares Crash by 5% after Suppliers Slash Forecasts Indicating Weak iPhone Sales

As three key Apple suppliers have slashed their revenue forecast amidst slowing iPhone sales, the Cupertino company’s shares have fallen to their lowest in three months. The suppliers include Lumentum Holdings which supplies Apple with key hardware for Face ID along with Japan Display and IQE.

Apple Confirms T2 Security Chip Blocks Certain Third-Party Repairs on New Macs

Apple Confirms T2 Security Chip Blocks Certain Third-Party Repairs on New Macs

A leaked internal document from last month revealed that Apple’s T2 security chip made carrying out certain third-party repairs impossible on its Macs. Now, the Cupertino company has confirmed to The Verge that it the T2 chip will check for the authenticity of certain components in newer Macs on every boot.

Intel Unveils New 5G Modem, Set to Launch in 2020

Intel Unveils New 5G Modem, Set to Launch in 2020

5G network connectivity is all the rage for the major wireless carriers, all of which are focused on rolling out the faster network speeds to customers as soon as possible.

Get This Ultra-Portable Device Stand For Better Viewing [Deals Hub]

Get This Ultra-Portable Device Stand For Better Viewing [Deals Hub]

If you’d like to maintain a perfect viewing angle on all your Apple devices, increasing comfort and productivity in the process, a stand can do wonders. Often they can be a bit burdensome to travel with, but not so with this FODI Origami model. Weighing in at just .08 pounds, this thing can nevertheless support 44 pounds. Even better, it folds origami-style from its upright position into a paper-thin sheet for carrying ease, and is also inexpensive—just $14.99 for Bamboo, White or Black Marble, or Walnut versions at the iPhoneHacks Deals Hub right now.

Lyft Rewards Program Launches in December 2018 to Offer Rider Perks

Lyft Rewards Program Launches in December 2018 to Offer Rider Perks

If you use Lyft, then the ride-hailing service wants to reward you with a few different perks for your continued loyalty.

You Can Now Tell Siri to Lock Your Volkswagen

You Can Now Tell Siri to Lock Your Volkswagen

If you own a newer Volkswagen and use the company’s own “VW Car-Net” mobile app, then you can now use Siri to handle some straightforward tasks.

Apple’s iPhone Was the Hottest Selling Smartphone for Alibaba’s ‘Singles Day’ in China

Apple’s iPhone Was the Hottest Selling Smartphone for Alibaba’s ‘Singles Day’ in China

While Black Friday is a huge event in the United States (effectively eroded by the companies trying to sell things days, if not weeks before the actual day), it pales in comparison to “Singles Day” in China, which is hosted by Alibaba.

Best Buy Offering Discounts on iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR

Best Buy Offering Discounts on iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR

Best Buy is running an Apple Shopping event ahead of Black Friday where it is offering hefty discounts on the iPhone X, iPhone XS, and Macs.

Ming-Chi Kuo Cuts iPhone XR Sales Estimates by 30 Percent

Ming-Chi Kuo Cuts iPhone XR Sales Estimates by 30 Percent

The iPhone XR is probably a pretty popular phone, just like the iPhone XS and XS Max have been for Apple. But at least one analyst has changed their tune as 2018 winds down.

Samsung Galaxy S10 With 5G Support to Launch in February, Foldable ‘Galaxy F’ to Launch in March

Samsung Galaxy S10 With 5G Support to Launch in February, Foldable ‘Galaxy F’ to Launch in March

Samsung will be launching its first foldable smartphone alongside the Galaxy S10 in March after initially unveiling the latter in February. The company will also launch a 5G variant of its next flagship device.