Video: iPhone 6 beats 6 Plus and all its predecessors in speaker volume test

Video: iPhone 6 beats 6 Plus and all its predecessors in speaker volume test

If you’re a long-time iPhone user, you’ll know Apple makes improvements to its smartphone loudspeakers almost every year. It’s not too surprising, then, that the iPhone 6 has the loudest speaker so far — but how much louder is it then its predecessors? Find out in the video below.

Apple’s clip-on iPhone controller and keyboard detailed in new patent

Apple’s clip-on iPhone controller and keyboard detailed in new patent

While you’ll find a ton of third-party game controllers and keyboards for the iPhone these days, a new Apple patent granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office suggests the company may have been close to launching a number of solutions of its own.

The Best iOS 8 Jailbreak Tweaks [January 18 – January 25]

The Best iOS 8 Jailbreak Tweaks [January 18 – January 25]

As another week passes, more Cydia tweaks have been released, so of course we need to take a look at the best tweaks of the week. We’ll be taking a look at Bigify+, BannerBuddy, NCIfNeeded, SimpleCCMedia, Tintch, and WeatherWidget2. With the exception of Bigify+, all these tweaks are free, so you might as well give them a shot and see what you think. Let’s take a closer look.

Pandora Radio for iPhone updated with new mini-player and more

Pandora Radio for iPhone updated with new mini-player and more

Pandora Radio has recently been updated to add several different tweaks to the popular app, and alter the aesthetic design to better match with iOS 8’s design.

Tweetbot for Mac makes a return to the Mac App Store

Tweetbot for Mac makes a return to the Mac App Store

Recently, one of the most popular Twitter clients for Mac dropped mysteriously out of the Mac App Store, with reports suggesting that the token limit for the social networking site could have been to blame.

Apple Maps Connect goes international to support more small businesses

Apple Maps Connect goes international to support more small businesses

In late October, 2014, Apple Maps Connect gained traction as a way for Maps users, and small business owners, to get information showcased in the app for people looking for those smaller businesses out there in the world.

iCloud website gains the ability to zoom in on photos and new email features

iCloud website gains the ability to zoom in on photos and new email features

In November, 2014, Apple added the ability to upload photos directly to the iCloud website, which gave even more options for iCloud users to save their photos.

Sheriffs are rallying to get Google to shut down a police-tracking feature in its Waze app

Sheriffs are rallying to get Google to shut down a police-tracking feature in its Waze app

Waze, which was purchased by Google for upwards of $966 million in 2013, is a popular app that provides real-time information regarding traffic and conditions out on the road. It also features a way to keep tabs on police officers out on the road, too.

Angela Ahrendts reportedly wants to send some U.S. Apple Store employees to China

Angela Ahrendts reportedly wants to send some U.S. Apple Store employees to China

Apple has eyes on China, and plans on continuing its own growth in the region for the foreseeable future. That extends to some U.S.-based Apple Store employees, too.

Stanford’s ‘Developing iOS 8 apps with Swift’ lessons now available in iTunes U

Stanford’s ‘Developing iOS 8 apps with Swift’ lessons now available in iTunes U

Apple’s Swift programming language, which was unveiled by the company not too long ago, has reportedly seen “unprecedented growth” by some individuals tasked with looking at that sort of thing.