Apple hires Anand Shimpi, Founder of Popular Hardware review site AnandTech

Apple hires Anand Shimpi, Founder of Popular Hardware review site AnandTech

If you are a fan of hardware review site AnandTech, then you probably know by now that Anand Lal Shimpi, the website’s founder and Editor published an article entitled “The Road Ahead” announcing his retirement and departure from the site.

Re/code now reports that Shimpi will be joining Apple in an undisclosed role.

Best Tweaks of the Week [August 25 - August 31]

Best Tweaks of the Week [August 25 - August 31]

It’s that time of the week again for the Best Tweaks of the Week! This week we’ll be taking a look at 4 free tweaks and only 1 paid (it’s only $1.00!). If you’d like take a closer look and find out a little more about Blurry Badges, Apple Event Countdown, SoundIcons, Super Mario Theme for Swing Copters, and SetBack, then stick around and I’ll walk you through them. Let’s jump in!

Former Apple ad exec explains why Apple will launch iPhone 6 and iWatch at September 9 event

Former Apple ad exec explains why Apple will launch iPhone 6 and iWatch at September 9 event

Apple sent out press invites for its September 9th media event last week, with the tagline “Wish we could say more.” As per several media reports, the company will be announcing the next-generation iPhone and the much-rumored iWatch wearable product at the event.

Wallpaper Weekend: 5 Scenic Wallpapers for iPad

Wallpaper Weekend: 5 Scenic Wallpapers for iPad

We know that finding well-designed iPhone and iPad wallpapers can be a challenge sometimes, which is why each week we follow up on our Wallpaper Wednesday series with this Wallpaper Weekend roundup. That’s right: we bring you the best wallpapers for iPhone and iPad on both Wednesdays and on weekends. Take a look at this iPad edition ahead.

Apple to partner with American Express for new NFC-based iPhone 6 Payments System [Update: Visa and MasterCard too]

Apple to partner with American Express for new NFC-based iPhone 6 Payments System [Update: Visa and MasterCard too]

The iPhone 6 will come with support for Near Field Communications, commonly known as NFC, based on multiple reports including component leaks. The NFC chip will reportedly power an iPhone payments platform, where customers will be able to pay with their iPhones in retail stores and other offline outlets.

Apple’s high-end iWatch model likely to be priced at $400

Apple’s high-end iWatch model likely to be priced at $400

iPhone 6 Logic Board photos suggest device to come with Qualcomm MDM9625 LTE Modem

iPhone 6 Logic Board photos suggest device to come with Qualcomm MDM9625 LTE Modem

The folks at Feld & Volk yesterday posted a number of photos of purported 4.7-inch iPhone 6 components, including the logic board that revealed 16GB of storage, NFC support and 1GB of RAM.

Functional iPhone 6 built from parts also hints at 1334 x 750 resolution

Functional iPhone 6 built from parts also hints at 1334 x 750 resolution

Yesterday, we were surprised to see a video of a functional iPhone 6 that was reportedly built by assembling various components that leaked out of Apple’s supply chain.

Apple posts new web page detailing Common App Rejections

Apple posts new web page detailing Common App Rejections

The App Store has been a phenomenal success, but one frequent complain developers have is Apple’s opaque app review process. Although Apple has laid out a strict set of rules for iOS apps to be approved, many of these rules aren’t applied uniformly leading to confusion and uncertainty.

Wallpaper Weekend: 5 Scenic Wallpapers for iPhone

Wallpaper Weekend: 5 Scenic Wallpapers for iPhone

We know that finding well-designed iPhone and iPad wallpapers can be a challenge sometimes, which is why each week we follow up on our Wallpaper Wednesday series with this Wallpaper Weekend roundup. That’s right: we bring you the best wallpapers for iPhone and iPad on both Wednesdays and on weekends. Take a look at this iPhone edition ahead.