Jony Ive reveals why the iPhone comes with a smaller battery

Jony Ive reveals why the iPhone comes with a smaller battery

Given a choice, we will all gladly accept a thicker iPhone with a better battery life, but for some reason Apple keeps making the iPhone thinner with every iteration rather than using the extra space to include a beefier battery. 

Jony Ive talks in detail about Apple Watch’s design in his latest interview

Jony Ive talks in detail about Apple Watch’s design in his latest interview

Jony Ive, Senior Vice President of Design at Apple, has talked in great depth about the design of the Apple Watch in an interview with the Financial Times. 

Video: Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 fingerprint scanner compared to iPhone 6’s Touch ID

Video: Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 fingerprint scanner compared to iPhone 6’s Touch ID

One of the many improvements Samsung made to the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge was a brand new fingerprint scanner that no longer requires a swipe, but a simple tap, just like Apple’s Touch ID. But is it as good as Touch ID? Find out in this comparison video.

PortraitWallpaper prevents the wallpaper from rotating on Lock screen and Home screen wallpapers [Jailbreak Tweak]

PortraitWallpaper prevents the wallpaper from rotating on Lock screen and Home screen wallpapers [Jailbreak Tweak]

One of the major differences between the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus is that the latter is capable of displaying the Home screen in landscape mode just like the iPad. If you’re using a device that doesn’t support this, you can still install the popular LittleBrother tweak to force your Home screen into landscape mode.

Shrinkability: Upcoming jailbreak tweak to bring Samsung’s one-handed mode to the iPhone

Shrinkability: Upcoming jailbreak tweak to bring Samsung’s one-handed mode to the iPhone

A couple of weeks ago, popular Android developer — Mohammad Abu-Garbeyyeh — posted a teaser video on YouTube where he managed to get a Moto 360 to work with his iPhone 6 without using any intermediate Android device. Today, he has posted another video on YouTube of his latest mod, though this time around it’s a jailbreak tweak for iOS devices.

Apple’s iPhone 5 battery replacement program now runs until 2016

Apple’s iPhone 5 battery replacement program now runs until 2016

Apple’s iPhone 5 battery replacement program, which was originally scheduled to end on March 1, has been extended to 2016, giving owners of the device another year to obtain a free replacement for their faulty battery.

Facebook, BMW and others working in Apple’s secret lab to ‘fine-tune’ their app for the Apple Watch

Facebook, BMW and others working in Apple’s secret lab to ‘fine-tune’ their app for the Apple Watch

Apple has given certain companies early access to the Apple Watch to help them fine-tune their application for the smartwatch. The list of companies include Facebook, United Continental Holdings Inc., BMW and more. 

Oracle starts bundling Ask.com adware with Java for Mac

Oracle starts bundling Ask.com adware with Java for Mac

Oracle has started bundling an adware — Ask Toolbar — with the latest release of Java for the Mac. The toolbar will be installed on all Macs’ by default, and will replace the default homepage of the browser to Ask.com as well. 

CNN’s iOS app updated with Notification Center widget and new sports section

CNN’s iOS app updated with Notification Center widget and new sports section

When an app gets updated these days, especially one that’s focused on unlocking some iOS 8 features, it’s always good to see a widget get thrown into the mix.

AppleCare now supports Beats Music customers and businesses interested in Apple Pay

AppleCare now supports Beats Music customers and businesses interested in Apple Pay

After Apple officially welcomed Beats Electronics into the family, the amalgamation of services, features and products began.