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Is a massive iPhone price drop incoming?

Is a massive iPhone price drop incoming?

(Image: CNET/CBS Interactive) We’ve been talking a lot lately about the iPhone 8, and how it could come with a hefty $1,000+ price tag. But people willing to pay the big bucks could be subsidizing an iPhone price cut for everyone else. See also: It turns out the iPad was just too expensive after all […]

UN human rights watchdog sends Apple letter over China VPN demands

UN human rights watchdog sends Apple letter over China VPN demands

(Image: CNET/CBS Interactive) A leading human rights expert for the United Nations has sent a letter to Apple to ask why the company removed the majority of VPN providers from the country’s app store. The iPhone and iPad maker said in a notice to several providers on July 30 that the company was “required to […]

RED shows off its $1,200 holographic display Hydrogen One smartphone

RED shows off its $1,200 holographic display Hydrogen One smartphone

RED’s Hydrogen One is slim but tall and wide, easily dwarfing the iPhone 7 Plus. Image: Marques Brownlee/YouTube High-end cinema camera maker Red has been teasing its forthcoming holographic smartphone for the past month, and has now offered the first full view of its prototypes. RED’s cameras have been used to shoot hundreds of films […]

iCloud security flaw put iPhone, Mac passwords at risk

iCloud security flaw put iPhone, Mac passwords at risk

(Image: file photo) A security flaw in iOS devices that went largely unreported after it was revealed to have been fixed had the potential to be one of the most damaging security vulnerabilities this year. The bug exploited a flaw in how Apple’s iCloud Keychain synchronizes sensitive data across devices, like passwords and credit cards […]

Will the iPhone 8 cost as much as a MacBook Pro?

Will the iPhone 8 cost as much as a MacBook Pro?

Image: Sarah Tew/CNET Rumors suggest that the upcoming tenth-generation iPhone 8 — let’s call it that for now although it seems unlikely that it will be the final name — will retail for over $1,000, with some going as far as to suggest that the starting price — yes, you read that right, starting price […]

Here's how to clear all your iPhone notifications with a single tap

Here's how to clear all your iPhone notifications with a single tap

Image: Apple Sometimes, I’ll go days (or even weeks) before the clutter begins to get to me, and I want to clear them all out. The annoyance factor is that I really don’t like having to individually clear out each day’s set of notifications. Yeah, I know it’s pretty much a first-world problem, but still, […]

Here are some of the new emoji coming to iOS 11

Here are some of the new emoji coming to iOS 11

To help celebrate World Emoji Day, Apple is showing off some of the new emoji that will launch alongside iOS 11. The July 17 ‘holiday’ was picked because that’s the date used in most iterations of the calendar emoji character. In celebration, Apple posted a handful of the new emoji coming to iOS 11, macOS, […]