Remember Emoj.li, the emoji-only messenger? It has finally launched on the App Store

Remember Emoj.li, the emoji-only messenger? It has finally launched on the App Store

Earlier this summer, iPhone users were treated to one of the biggest App Store fads in recent months in Yo. The app allowed you to communicate with others by sending a simple Yo notification — that was it. Following in the footsteps of Yo was Emoj.li, announced in late June as an emoji-only messenger. The app, as you probably guessed, is an instant messaging platform for sending messages with only emoji characters. After a two month wait, the app has now launched on the App Store.

WallpaperPlus is a wallpaper customization tool for iPhone and iPad [Jailbreak Tweak]

WallpaperPlus is a wallpaper customization tool for iPhone and iPad [Jailbreak Tweak]

If we can divert a minute of your attention away from the news that Apple has sent out invites for its September 9th event and is building an expansion on the Flint Center to maximize the number of attendees, an interesting new jailbreak tweak called WallpaperPlus has been released as a wallpaper customization tool for iPhone and iPad. 

Enjoy Friday by Picking up these Awesome Freebies [Deals Hub]

Enjoy Friday by Picking up these Awesome Freebies [Deals Hub]

Do you love free stuff? Of course you do! Any time you can add awesome stuff to your collection without having to shell out cash for it, you want to take advantage of the opportunity. Right now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub, there are five deals that provide you with unique services and offers that you won’t have to pay a cent for. Keep your wallet in your pocket and get ready to add all kinds of awesome goodies for free.

Purported iPhone 6 Rear Shell Leaked in More Close-Up Photos

Purported iPhone 6 Rear Shell Leaked in More Close-Up Photos

While there have been numerous leaks depicting what could be the rear shell for the upcoming iPhone 6, a pair of leaked photos this morning provide one of the more close up looks at the component. Unlike in previous leaks, the rear shell has a colored antenna band that matches the overall silver and grey design of the smartphone. 

Samsung claims people think Galaxy Tab S is thinner, lighter and brighter than iPad Air in new ad

Samsung claims people think Galaxy Tab S is thinner, lighter and brighter than iPad Air in new ad

Samsung has published a new ad for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S on its YouTube channel, and not surprisingly is again going after the iPad Air.

In the ad, the host asks people on the streets of New York City to take the Galaxy Tab S for a test drive, and compare it with the iPad Air.

Apple may use Dutch chipmaker NXP’s NFC chip in iPhone 6

Apple may use Dutch chipmaker NXP’s NFC chip in iPhone 6

Several reports in the last few days have suggested that Apple’s next generation iPhone, iPhone 6, will finally come with NFC technology.

Financial Times has also just confirmed that it is hearing the same thing from “people familiar with the matter.”

John Gruber jokes about the iPhone 6 and NFC

John Gruber jokes about the iPhone 6 and NFC

There hasn’t been a quiet time when it comes to NFC and the iPhone 6. The feature has been rumored for Apple’s upcoming flagship smartphone on a pretty much constant basis over the last few months. John Gruber, another constant presence in the Apple ecosystem, has dropped another “joke” regarding NFC and the iPhone 6.

Apple’s wearable to be introduced on September 9 confirmed in another report

Apple’s wearable to be introduced on September 9 confirmed in another report

On August 27, it was reported that Apple had indeed decided to unveil their wearable device, the oft-rumored iWatch, alongside the iPhone 6 on September 9. Now, a new report has surfaced that corroborates those claims.

Download these great iOS apps and games for free for a limited time (August 28)

Download these great iOS apps and games for free for a limited time (August 28)

We have some great apps for you today that have gone free for a short duration on the App Store, including Pathogen, Grid Diary, Beach Games and more.

iPhone 6 pricing once again rumored to see an increase compared to previous models

iPhone 6 pricing once again rumored to see an increase compared to previous models

The iPhone 6 is going to be announced on September 9, thanks to Apple confirming the media event on August 28. At the event Apple is expected to unveil two new iPhones, the 4.7- and 5.5-inch iPhone 6. They may also introduce higher price tags, if a new report is to be believed.