Pioneer to add support for Apple CarPlay to its 2014 In-dash Car Multimedia Systems this Summer

Pioneer to add support for Apple CarPlay to its 2014 In-dash Car Multimedia Systems this Summer

As expected, Pioneer has announced that it will be adding support for Apple’s CarPlay technology to its existing product line. It will make Pioneer one of the first companies to bring aftermarket in-dash car multimedia systems to provide Apple CarPlay.

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Learn To Maximize Your iPhone Productivity with this Course [Deals Hub]

Learn To Maximize Your iPhone Productivity with this Course [Deals Hub]

The iPhone is a powerful piece of portable computing. It’s capable of doing so much, that somehow we can’t help but wonder if we’re really getting the most out of our device. If you’re willing to spend the money to invest in the iPhone and all of the services required to run it, you might as well make sure you’re putting it to good use. You can do just that with the iPhone Productivity course, on sale now from the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

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Keep Cards, Cash, and Phone Together with the Vaultskin Windsor Wallet [Deals Hub]

Keep Cards, Cash, and Phone Together with the Vaultskin Windsor Wallet [Deals Hub]

Keeping your wallet and your iPhone in your pockets can make for a crowded pair of pants, and that’s not an enjoyable experience for anyone. It’s important to make the most of that space to keep your possessions snug but not cramped and provide yourself with flexibility and comfort. The Vaultskin Windsor Wallet is perfect for you, and it’s on sale now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

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Report claims Apple will launch iWatch with 1.3-inch and 1.5-inch flexible LG display in September

Report claims Apple will launch iWatch with 1.3-inch and 1.5-inch flexible LG display in September

A new report from Korean source Naver has reaffirmed that LG will be the sole supplier of the flexible display panels required for the rumored Apple iWatch. It is said that Apple found LG’s flexible displays to be suitable for the new wearable with the appropriate size, brightness as well as power consumption.

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Alleged iPhone 6 batteries spotted in a production tray

Alleged iPhone 6 batteries spotted in a production tray

French website Nowhereelse.fr has published a photo, which it is claims are of batteries for the iPhone 6 in a production tray. Though it is difficult to confirm the validity, the batteries seen in the photo look quite similar to iPhone batteries.

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Photos of larger iPhone 6 front panel hits the web [Updated]

Photos of larger iPhone 6 front panel hits the web [Updated]

French website iPhone.fr has published a photo, which appears to be the front panel of Apple’s rumored larger screen iPhone 6 that first appeared on Chinese microblogging site Weibo. 

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Sony and David Fincher part ways over Steve Jobs’ biopic

Sony and David Fincher part ways over Steve Jobs’ biopic

According to a report in the Hollywood Reporter, director David Fincher will not partner with Oscar-winning screenwriter Aron Sorkin for Sony’s Steve Jobs’ biopic. The pair worked together on the recent acclaimed Facebook film, “The Social Network.”

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New Tweak MagicBadges Lets You Restyle Notification Badges in iOS 7

New Tweak MagicBadges Lets You Restyle Notification Badges in iOS 7

A new tweak by the name of MagicBadges was released recently, which allows to restyle the notification badges located on iOS app icons. Among the customization options included are the position of the badge relative to the icon, the color and size of the badge, and the font of the notification number.

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Facebook may beat Apple to mobile payment punch

Facebook may beat Apple to mobile payment punch

Facebook may be close to launching its own mobile payment service that would allow customers to pay and exchange money with others, reports the Financial Times. The service could launch in the next few weeks, providing Facebook with a jump on Apple in the growing mobile payments marketplace.

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Baseband development may be too “herculean” even for Apple

Baseband development may be too “herculean” even for Apple

Deutsche Bank analyst Brian Modoff believes Apple won’t be designing a baseband chip for its iPhone or iPad anytime soon For the foreseeable future, the company will continue to use off-the-shelf silicon to meet its cellular needs. Qualcomm currently supplies Apple with its baseband hardware, which manages the phone’s radio functions and allows it to connect with cellular networks.

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