‘Vine Kids’ launched with a focus on kid-friendly videos and animated characters

‘Vine Kids’ launched with a focus on kid-friendly videos and animated characters

Vine propelled six-second videos into the limelight, and made sure plenty of competitors made their own video-focused alternatives.

Apple shares skyrocket to record high of $120 following blockbuster Q1 2015 results

Apple shares skyrocket to record high of $120 following blockbuster Q1 2015 results

While analysts were more than happy to project another powerful quarter for Apple, Wall Street itself remained skeptical as always. Sure enough, Apple blew everyone’s minds with the results of their first quarter 2015 earnings.

Apple Pay’s success could trigger deals in the payments industry; makes PayPal potential acquisition target

Apple Pay’s success could trigger deals in the payments industry; makes PayPal potential acquisition target

A report from the Financial Times suggests that the strong adoption rate of Apple Pay has led industry giants like Google, Amazon and Samsung to look for potential acquisition targets  that will allow them to catch up with Apple in the mobile payments field. 

OnTapMusic gives you quick access to music controls on your iPhone via Reachability

OnTapMusic gives you quick access to music controls on your iPhone via Reachability

We continue to see Cydia developers coming up with new ways to use Reachability. OnTapMusic is a new Reachability tweak that gives you quick access to music controls on your iPhone via Reachability.

Enter to Win a Pair of Wireless Beats Studio Headphones [Deals Hub]

Enter to Win a Pair of Wireless Beats Studio Headphones [Deals Hub]

You know when you see someone walking by with a pair of Beats by Dre headphones on—not just because of the iconic look of the headsets, but because they are completely engrossed in their music, listening to it in crystal clear clarity. You can enjoy your music just the same by entering to win your very own Beats by Dre headphones from the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

Apple unveils new store in Chongqing, China with stunning glass cylinder design

Apple unveils new store in Chongqing, China with stunning glass cylinder design

Earlier this week, Apple posted a video showing the creation of a mural co-authored by award-winning photographer Navid Baraty and artist Yangyang Pan for the opening of one its retail store in Chongqing, China.

How to prevent apps from being deleted on your iPhone [Jailbreak Only]

How to prevent apps from being deleted on your iPhone [Jailbreak Only]

When you hand your device to your child, you might be running a risk of getting some of your apps deleted accidentally. There are also times when you remove an app unintentionally from your iPhone and regret it later. UninstallNever is a brand new jailbreak tweak that will save your day by ensuring this mistake doesn’t happen anymore.

FiftyThree’s Pencil stylus for iPad is now available in gold

FiftyThree’s Pencil stylus for iPad is now available in gold

FiftyThree’s excellent Pencil stylus is now available in gold to match Apple’s new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3. The new model is made out of the same anodized aluminum as its graphite sibling, and you can pre-order yours today.

New book reveals Jony Ive was jealous of Yahoo’s Weather app

New book reveals Jony Ive was jealous of Yahoo’s Weather app

Ever wondered why Apple’s stock Weather app in iOS 7 and above looks so much like the Yahoo Weather app? It’s not just a coincidence. According to a new book about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, Apple designer Jony Ive copied the app because he was “tormented” by its beauty.

Popular camera app ProCam 2 is Apple’s free App of the Week

Popular camera app ProCam 2 is Apple’s free App of the Week

Apple is offering ProCam 2 — an advanced camera and video editing app for the iPhone and iPad — for free through its “App of the Week” promotion.