Apple’s Latest Ads Encourage Android Users to Switch to iPhone

Apple’s Latest Ads Encourage Android Users to Switch to iPhone

Apple would very much like it if more Android users switched over to the walled garden ecosystem, and, as such, has polished a pair of new ads to encourage potential switchers.

Would You Buy a Cheaper HomePod?

Would You Buy a Cheaper HomePod?

Apple’s first smart speaker, the HomePod, was first announced late last year, and Apple went out of its way to make sure that potential customers knew what they were getting: A speaker that also has Siri in it. Apple’s focus on the marketing, even after the device’s launch, has been about sound and not so much about anything else. Yes, Siri does get used in at least one ad, but even in that case the HomePod’s sound quality is supposed to be the star of the show.

The iPhone X Has Impressive Customer Satisfaction Feedback, but not Because of Siri

The iPhone X Has Impressive Customer Satisfaction Feedback, but not Because of Siri

Creative Strategies, Inc. recently put together an in-depth study of iPhone X owners, hoping to get a feel for how early adopters feel about Apple’s newest flagship smartphone.

Enjoy Fast, Secure Web Browsing with VPN Unlimited – Additional 30% Off With Special Code [Deals Hub]

Enjoy Fast, Secure Web Browsing with VPN Unlimited – Additional 30% Off With Special Code [Deals Hub]

A huge portion of business, both public and private, is conducted solely online. While that’s great for keeping you connected up to the minute with your job, friends, and family, it also means that there are more opportunities than ever for your personal data to be exposed from any one of your devices. That’s where Virtual Private Networks come to the rescue. A lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited is available in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub right now for $39.99.

EU Antitrust Regulators Are Investigating Apple’s Acquisition of Shazam

EU Antitrust Regulators Are Investigating Apple’s Acquisition of Shazam

What started as a rumor only took a few days to turn into an official confirmation from Apple: The company was acquiring the music-identifying service known as Shazam.

J. Cole’s Album, ‘KOD’, Breaks Apple Music’s First-Day Streaming Record

J. Cole’s Album, ‘KOD’, Breaks Apple Music’s First-Day Streaming Record

Up to this point, Drake’s album, Views, held onto the title for most first-day streams of a new release. But that record has been broken. (Views still has records to be excited about, though.)

iPhone X Battery Life Compared to iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7 Plus, and iPhone 8 Plus

iPhone X Battery Life Compared to iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7 Plus, and iPhone 8 Plus

If you check the official spec sheet of the iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7 Plus, and the iPhone 8 Plus, you’d see that their official battery life numbers as quoted by Apple is very similar. The company claims the iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone 7 Plus last about an hour longer than the iPhone 6s Plus. Then, there’s the iPhone X which Apple claims lasts about 2 hours longer than the iPhone 7 despite coming with a display and battery bigger than any of its Plus handsets.

TSMC Fabricating Apple’s A12 Chip on Its 7nm Process; ‘About to Start Fulfilling Orders’

TSMC Fabricating Apple’s A12 Chip on Its 7nm Process; ‘About to Start Fulfilling Orders’

Despite lowering its projected revenue for the entire year, TSMC may be on track to post record profits for 2018. This is because the company will be fabricating A12 chipsets for Apple on its advanced 7nm fabrication. Additionally, Qualcomm will also be making use of TSMC’s 7nm foundry for its new smartphone chips.

Renders Envision an iPhone with a Triple Camera Setup

Renders Envision an iPhone with a Triple Camera Setup

Last week, rumors sparked off that Apple was working on an iPhone with a triple-lens camera setup for 2019. As seen on the Huawei P20 Pro, triple-lens camera sensors on a smartphone come with plenty of benefits including improved low-light performance and a higher level of optical zoom. 

Watch Anything, Anywhere On All Your Devices With SelectTV – $19 for One Year [Deals Hub]

Watch Anything, Anywhere On All Your Devices With SelectTV – $19 for One Year [Deals Hub]

Cable has been outdated and overly expensive for quite some time. If you have the need and want to binge on shows, but you find your appetite is just too much for one platform and your wallet. After a few weekends of getting cozy on the couch with your streaming library, you find that there just isn’t anything to watch. Even still, sometimes you don’t want to watch anything, but rather, listen to a nice podcast or radio program. You can bring together your favorite media and access all of it with a 1-Year Subscription to SelectTV by FreeCast. It’s on sale now in the iPhoneHacks Deals Hub, and you can grab it for 36% off the regular price.