Only 20% of iPhone users have upgraded to an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus

Only 20% of iPhone users have upgraded to an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have become Apple’s fastest-selling smartphones to date, but if you expect that momentum to slow down anytime soon, think again. Only 20% of active iPhone users have upgraded to one of the new devices so far, leaving plenty of room for more growth.

Apple Watch’s sapphire crystal is just as good as that used on traditional watches

Apple Watch’s sapphire crystal is just as good as that used on traditional watches

We know the Apple Watch uses a sapphire crystal display, but is its sapphire as good as that used on traditional high-end timepieces? Some say it can’t be due to Apple’s unique manufacturing process, but a new test from Lewis Hilsenteger of Unbox Therapy proves otherwise.

Apple is ‘working hard’ on increasing the Apple Watch supply to meet demand

Apple is ‘working hard’ on increasing the Apple Watch supply to meet demand

While Apple did not reveal any numbers about how many Apple Watch units it has sold at its Q2, 2015 earnings call earlier today, its CEO did reveal that there is a demand-supply imbalance for the smartwatch, which the company is trying to solve.

Tim Cook says component cost breakdown of Apple products are nowhere ‘close to being accurate’

Tim Cook says component cost breakdown of Apple products are nowhere ‘close to being accurate’

At the Q2, 2015 earnings call today, Tim Cook said that the cost breakdown of various Apple products published by analyst firms are wildly inaccurate. 

Apple aiming for late June to begin selling Apple Watch in additional countries

Apple aiming for late June to begin selling Apple Watch in additional countries

The Apple Watch launched in several different countries to start, but there are several left off the list. Now, Cook has revealed when that list should expand.

Apple’s App Store remains ‘incredibly popular’ as it sees record performance in Q2 2015

Apple’s App Store remains ‘incredibly popular’ as it sees record performance in Q2 2015

The App Store has become a juggernaut of its own within the Apple ecosystem, and according to Apple the focus on the digital storefront remains strong.

Best Buy adding Apple Pay support in retail stores this fall, in-app beginning today

Best Buy adding Apple Pay support in retail stores this fall, in-app beginning today

In mid-September, it was reported that some big-box retailers were not planning on supporting Apple Pay, the company’s mobile payments solution.

Apple announces Q2 2015 revenue of $58 billion with 61m iPhones, 12m iPads and 4m Macs

Apple announces Q2 2015 revenue of $58 billion with 61m iPhones, 12m iPads and 4m Macs

As previously scheduled, Apple took to the Internet to announce its second quarter 2015 earnings. As expected, the results show yet another dominant stretch for the Cupertino-based company.

Download the best deals on apps and games for a limited time (April 27)

Download the best deals on apps and games for a limited time (April 27)

We have some great apps for you today that are discounted for a short duration in the App Store, including Alpha Zero, Beat Monster and more. Some deals may expire quickly, so grab them while you can.

Instagram adds three new filters and emoji hashtags

Instagram adds three new filters and emoji hashtags

Instagram for iOS has been updated to version 6.11.0, and with it even more functionality for spicing up your images. And hashtags.