iPhone 5: Everything you need to know!

Soldier gets a replacement iPhone after the original allegedly saved his life in a bomb explosion

Soldier gets a replacement iPhone after the original allegedly saved his life in a bomb explosion

While serving his country in Afghanistan, Staff Sergeant Shaun Frank’s team was attacked by a suicide bomber. Although he survived to tell the tale with shrapnel injuries, the doctors who attended him later suggested that it was the Apple iPhone 5 in his pocket which probably saved his life. Three months after the incident, he has now received a free iPhone from Apple.

Starwood hotels to implement smartphone-assisted check-in service

Starwood hotels to implement smartphone-assisted check-in service

Guests arriving at the Aloft Hotel in Manhattan or Silicon Valley will soon have a new way of checking into their hotel room. Instead of going to the front desk, guests can stroll right into their room, using their smartphone as as a room key.

iOS 6.1.3 – 6.1.5 Jailbreak for A5+ devices may be released tonight

iOS 6.1.3 – 6.1.5 Jailbreak for A5+ devices may be released tonight

If you didn’t make the move with most users to iOS 7 and you’re on an A5+ device, then we have some good news for you if you’re a jailbreaker.  iH8sn0w just confirmed recent queries as to when the iOS 6.1.3/6.1.4 jailbreak will be released with this tweet.

How to Jailbreak iPhone on iOS 7 – iOS 7.0.5 using evasi0n7 [Video]

How to Jailbreak iPhone on iOS 7 – iOS 7.0.5 using evasi0n7 [Video]

evad3rs gave us a big surprise earlier today by releasing evasi0n7, the eagerly awaited jailbreak for iOS 7 – iOS 7.0.5.

In this guide, we will take you through the step by step procedure to jailbreak your iPhone running iOS 7 – iOS 7.0.5 using evasi0n for Mac and Windows.

Samsung challenges Apple for top spot in Canada’s smartphone market

Samsung challenges Apple for top spot in Canada’s smartphone market

Worldwide, Apple and Samsung are battling for top spot in the smartphone market, with Samsung out shipping its rival in most countries due to its plethora of inexpensive handsets. In Canada, Apple edges out Samsung, but that lead my be slipping says research company Ipsos Reid in its recent Mobil-ology study.

Watch: Leaked Trailer for ‘MOGA Ace Power’ iPhone game controller

Watch: Leaked Trailer for ‘MOGA Ace Power’ iPhone game controller

Apple included native support for third-party game controllers in iOS 7, and press images of a number of game controllers have leaked since then, including ones made by Logitech and MOGA.

iPhone comes out on top in J.D. Power Smartphone Satisfaction Rankings

iPhone comes out on top in J.D. Power Smartphone Satisfaction Rankings

J.D. Power released its 2013 U.S. Wireless Smartphone Satisfaction Study this week and Apple earned top spot, followed by Samsung, for overall customer satisfaction. Both Apple and Samsung scored at or above the average in all performance factors.

Olloclip releases new clip-on 4-in-1 Lens for the iPhone

Olloclip releases new clip-on 4-in-1 Lens for the iPhone

Olloclip released a new version of its popular quick connect photo lens for the iPhone. The Olloclip 4-in-1 iPhone Lens includes four different optic modes to enhance your photo-taking ability on any recent iPhone model including the 5/5s and the 4/4s.

OtterBox announces waterproof iPhone 5s case with Touch ID support

OtterBox announces waterproof iPhone 5s case with Touch ID support

If you live or work in areas where you risk getting your iPhone wet, OtterBox has announced its new Preserver series waterproof cases for the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c and iPhone 5. Notably, the iPhone 5s case is constricted such that even with the case on, you can continue to use the Touch ID fingerprint sensor.

Pro photographer compares the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5 on Patagonia trip

Pro photographer compares the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5 on Patagonia trip

Photographer Austin Mann is known for his exquisite travel photographs and his skill with mobile devices. Last year, he grabbed a few iPhone 5 handsets and took off to Iceland to field test the camera against the iPhone 4s. This year he did the same thing with the iPhone 5s, testing the new iPhone against its predecessor, the iPhone 5, on a trip to Patagonia.