Apple extends Volume Purchase Program to 16 new regions

Apple extends Volume Purchase Program to 16 new regions

In February of this year, Apple announced the expansion of their Volume Purchase Program (VPP), and included areas like the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy and other regions. In July, they announced that other countries would be added soon. And now that time has arrived.

Supply chain sources corroborate iWatch launch being delayed to 2015

Supply chain sources corroborate iWatch launch being delayed to 2015


We had already heard rumors about the iWatch being delayed due to production issues, pushing its launch into 2015, and a new report from China’s Economic Daily News corroborates these claims.

Refurbished 2014 MacBook Air show up in Apple’s Online Store

Refurbished 2014 MacBook Air show up in Apple’s Online Store

In April, 2014, Apple released a brand new lineup of MacBook Air models into the world, loaded with slightly upgraded internals, including faster Haswell processors, and a price drop across the board. Now, if you were looking for a refurbished model, Apple has options.

BlackBerry praises BBM as it bashes Apple’s iMessage spam ‘issue’

BlackBerry praises BBM as it bashes Apple’s iMessage spam ‘issue’

Apple launched iMessage in 2011 as a cross-platform messaging service for iOS and Mac users, and since then the service has grown quite a bit. It’s seeing plenty of improvements in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, in fact. But the service hasn’t always been rainbows and butterflies for everyone.

GT Advanced allegedly producing between 1.3 and 2.2 million sapphire glass displays for 5.5-inch iPhone 6

GT Advanced allegedly producing between 1.3 and 2.2 million sapphire glass displays for 5.5-inch iPhone 6

The sapphire glass “conspiracy” won’t go away, apparently. Despite plenty of reports on both sides of the fence, it’s still unknown whether or not the next iPhone, or iPhones, are going to get the more durable display this time around. A new report suggests, yet again, that maybe only the larger variant of the two new iPhone 6 models will get the extra support.

How to turn your iPhone into a VR headset with Google Cardboard

How to turn your iPhone into a VR headset with Google Cardboard

During this year’s Google I/O, along with a variety of gadgets, Google also handed each attendee a cheap Virtual Reality headset that was just made out of cardboard. The cardboard headset paired with a smartphone and the right apps provides a really neat 3D experience.

Download the best games and apps for free for a limited time (August 22)

Download the best games and apps for free for a limited time (August 22)

We have some great apps for you today that have gone free for a short duration on the App Store, including True Skater, Star Trek Trexels, yaPlayer and more.

China Telecom advertises iPhone 6 with one of the best mockups; suggests single model will support all carriers

China Telecom advertises iPhone 6 with one of the best mockups; suggests single model will support all carriers

China Telecom, the third-largest carrier in China, announced in a Weibo post that it will be selling the unlocked variant of the iPhone 6 in the country to better compete with rivals. The post was deleted later.

Samsung reportedly returns to Apple’s list of RAM suppliers in time for iPhone 6 launch

Samsung reportedly returns to Apple’s list of RAM suppliers in time for iPhone 6 launch

The legal battles between Apple and Samsung have been extensive, and there’s no end in sight, but apparently it’s starting to even out behind the scenes when it comes to parts supply.

Photos from Foxconn’s factory reveal interesting details about iPhone 6

Photos from Foxconn’s factory reveal interesting details about iPhone 6

French Apple website  IGen.fr has published photos, which reveals a lot of interesting information about the iPhone 6 such as the internal code names, the dimensions, and other details such as the protruding camera. The photos appear to be from Apple’s largest manufacturing partner Foxconn’s factory.