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Video shows functional iPhone 6 assembled from parts booting to ‘Connect to iTunes’ screen

Video shows functional iPhone 6 assembled from parts booting to ‘Connect to iTunes’ screen

The folks at Feld & Volk have managed to assemble a functional iPhone 6 by assembling parts that have leaked out of Apple’s supply chain.

T-Mobile discounting iPhones by up to $50 beginning today

T-Mobile discounting iPhones by up to $50 beginning today

T-Mobile recently sent an internal memo to employees to inform them of a sales promotion that should see all iPhone models discounted by up to $50 off beginning today. The exact details surrounding the promotion are not confirmed, although it does apply to the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 in various storage capacities. 

California’s smartphone kill switch bill signed into law

California’s smartphone kill switch bill signed into law

In May of this year, the California Senate passed their smartphone kill switch bill, which led it on a course to being signed into law today, August 25.

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.

Walmart now selling iPhone 5c for just 97 cents, slashes iPhone 5s to $79

Walmart now selling iPhone 5c for just 97 cents, slashes iPhone 5s to $79

With less than three weeks until Apple is expected to unveil the iPhone 6 at a September 9th media event, Walmart is now selling the iPhone 5c for just 97 cents and has discounted the iPhone 5s to $79 for the next 90 days. 

Xiaomi’s new MIUI 6 skin looks awfully familiar to iOS

Xiaomi’s new MIUI 6 skin looks awfully familiar to iOS

Last month, we shared a story that revealed seven different ways that Chinese handset maker Xiaomi has blatantly copied Apple. The undeniable similarities have led many to label Xiaomi as the latest Apple copycat, a title that is usually reserved for Samsung. Xiaomi doesn’t seem to care much about this criticism, however, moving forward with its new MIUI 6 skin that looks awfully familiar to iOS. 

Flight reportedly evacuated after iPhone catches fire on plane

Flight reportedly evacuated after iPhone catches fire on plane

While there have been multiple incidents of iPhones combusting over the years, the circumstances surrounding this latest dangerous situation are a little different. This time around, an iPhone managed to force a flight to be evacuated after an iPhone caught fire on the plane.

Improved battery life tops most people’s iPhone 6 wishlists

Improved battery life tops most people’s iPhone 6 wishlists

If you have ever experienced walking the thin line of having 1 percent battery life remaining, and you probably have, then you probably agree with a recent survey that identifies improved battery life as the most highly desired feature on the upcoming iPhone 6. 

AT&T takes $200 off iPads with new iPhone purchase through Next Program

AT&T takes $200 off iPads with new iPhone purchase through Next Program

AT&T has released a new sales promotion that discounts cellular iPads by $200 off when a customer purchases a new iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c through its Next early upgrade and financing program. Read ahead for details and eligibility requirements. 

Apple Stores to begin selling iPhones through Early Upgrade Programs on August 20th

Apple Stores to begin selling iPhones through Early Upgrade Programs on August 20th

According to the well-connected blogger Mark Gurman, who has a respectable track record at reporting on Apple’s upcoming plans, a significant number of Apple Stores will begin selling the iPhone through carrier financing programs beginning August 20th.