In the early part of 2014, a lot of drama got kicked up around an iOS-based game called Flappy Bird. It eventually led the developer of the title, Dong Nguyen, to pull the game from the App Store. It eventually returned, but now Nguyen has a new game on the way: Swing Copters.
Everyone’s expecting the iPhone 6 to unleash a huge, pent up demand, as people who’ve long waited for an iPhone with a larger display rush to purchase the device. RBC Capital Markets estimates that this demand could push iPhone sales numbers as high as 75 million from the September to December period.
Apple is set to have an iPhone 6-based announcement on September 9, when the company will unveil their new flagship handset(s) for the year. So, that means people are already planning on how to get rid of their old iPhones. For anyone who is interested in using the online trade-in site Gazelle, they’ve got a handy deal set up.
Apple confirmed in June that iOS 8 will have support for Notification Center widgets, but there are a number of jailbreak tweaks available for those that are impatient. For instance, NCMemo is a new iOS extension that adds a quick memo widget to Notification Center on iOS devices. We have a rundown of the package, including where you can install it from, ahead.
Following a report over the weekend that provided a first look at what could be a next-generation Lightning cable with a reversible USB connector, a new patent filing has been uncovered that all but confirms the existence of the fully reversible cable.
It’s important to remember never to text and drive. Using your phone for any purpose while behind the wheel is a risk you shouldn’t take. But we do understand how handy a phone can be while on the road. You can communicate, navigate, and stay entertained without having the phone in your hand. iStablizer Glass Mount makes it possible, and it’s on sale now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.