How to set up and start using your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

How to set up and start using your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

If you’ve just got your shiny new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus and dying to use it, here’s our step-by-step guide on how to set up and start using it.

iPhone 6 Plus tidbits: 1.38GHz A8 chip with 1GB RAM confirmed, iOS 8 build number different and more

iPhone 6 Plus tidbits: 1.38GHz A8 chip with 1GB RAM confirmed, iOS 8 build number different and more

We probably know everything thing about the iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6, and the recent teardown of the new iPhones seems to have revealed the other unknowns such as the amount of RAM and capacity of the battery.

But here are some other interesting tidbits about the iPhone 6 Plus I thought were worth mentioning.

Our iPhone 6 Plus unboxing photos and first impressions

Our iPhone 6 Plus unboxing photos and first impressions

After months of rumors and speculations, I’ve finally managed to get my hands on the iPhone 6 Plus.

I was excited about getting the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus, but I must admit that I was also a little apprehensive about jumping from a 4-inch screen to a 5.5-inch screen.

iPhone 6 Plus teardown reveals battery twice as big as iPhone 5s’, 1GB of RAM

iPhone 6 Plus teardown reveals battery twice as big as iPhone 5s’, 1GB of RAM

After launching a new device, a few different things tend to happen. First, we get to see images of the launch circulate over the ‘net, and then the inexorable drop tests always surface. The teardown is part of the equation as well.

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus put through first drop tests

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus put through first drop tests

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus officially went on sale not too long ago in some parts of the world, but that doesn’t mean it hasn’t been long enough to already see the devices put through some stress tests.

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus go on sale in Australia as lines fill out around the world [Updated]

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus go on sale in Australia as lines fill out around the world [Updated]

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are now available in Australia, and the event was chronicled by the Sydney Morning Herald. Everywhere else, though, lines are starting to fill out.

Apple used their own CDN to release iOS 8

Apple used their own CDN to release iOS 8

On Wednesday, September 17, Apple officially launched iOS 8. For the first time when it comes to releasing its major mobile operating system to the public, reports state that Apple relied on their own content delivery network to get the job done.

Hours helps you stay focused with a new iOS 8 Notification Center widget

Hours helps you stay focused with a new iOS 8 Notification Center widget

In mid-July, we outlined a new app from Tapity, the developer that won Apple’s Design Award not too long ago. It’s called Hours, and it’s a way for users to stay focused with a way to keep track of the time spent on whatever task they might have. Now, with an update to support iOS 8, the functionality has improved.

The Best iPhone 6 Plus Cases

The Best iPhone 6 Plus Cases

The iPhone 6 Plus, Apple’s larger 5.5-inch iPhone, goes on sale tomorrow, September 19th. Case manufacturers have already started releasing cases and other accessories for the iPhone 6 Plus, and we list out the best iPhone 6 Plus cases available.

Apple engineers in ‘War Room’ work to find iOS 8 problems through social media

Apple engineers in ‘War Room’ work to find iOS 8 problems through social media

On Wednesday, September 17, Apple officially released iOS 8 into the world, but that doesn’t mean iOS engineers are done working on the new platform. Now that it’s out into the public’s hands, it’s all about crushing bugs when they pop up.