Crunch Report | SoftBank to invest in Uber or Lyft
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Crunch Report | SoftBank to invest in Uber or Lyft

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The iPhone 8 could automatically adjust your camera settings based on the scene
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The iPhone 8 could automatically adjust your camera settings based on the scene

Last week, an early build of Apple’s HomePod firmware was shared on Apple’s developer website. Guilherme Rambo has been digging around the strings in a library file to…

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Apple and Cochlear team up to roll out the first implant made for the iPhone
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Apple and Cochlear team up to roll out the first implant made for the iPhone

Apple has teamed up with Australian-based Cochlear to bring iPhone users the first made for iPhone Cochlear implant. Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in June,…

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Apple continues Asia expansion with its first retail store in Taiwan
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Apple continues Asia expansion with its first retail store in Taiwan

Apple has continued to expand its retail footprint in Asia after the iPhone-maker opened its first store in Taiwan this weekend. The inaugural Apple Store is located in Taipei…

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Crunch Report | Blue Apron IPO Has A Rocky Start
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Crunch Report | Blue Apron IPO Has A Rocky Start

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iOS 11 will help you free up storage on your iPhone through personalized suggestions
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iOS 11 will help you free up storage on your iPhone through personalized suggestions

Apple is introducing a new feature in iOS 11 that will help users free up space on their iPhone by offering personalized recommendations about actions they can take…

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Leaked App Store entry suggests Apple will launch a file-management app for iOS
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Leaked App Store entry suggests Apple will launch a file-management app for iOS

A leak spotted on the eve of Apple’s WWDC event suggests that the company is preparing to revamp the way iPhone owners manage and store files on their…

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The next iPhone could feature a Touch ID sensor on the rear
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The next iPhone could feature a Touch ID sensor on the rear

Reliable iPhone leaker Sonny Dickson just shared new design schematics for the upcoming iPhone. The most interesting thing is that the leak clearly shows a spot on the…

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Bon Appétit unveils its first cover shot on an iPhone
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Bon Appétit unveils its first cover shot on an iPhone

We know smartphone cameras have become good enough for casual photographers, but what about the pros? Well, magazines like Billboard and Condé Nast Traveler have recently published covers that…

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Here’s all the new stuff in Apple’s latest security document
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Here’s all the new stuff in Apple’s latest security document

Hey guess what? Apple has a new security whitepaper! Apple only releases these things once every few years, and they represent the public’s only window into how iPhones…

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Apple says recent WikiLeaks CIA docs detail old, fixed iPhone and Mac exploits
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Apple says recent WikiLeaks CIA docs detail old, fixed iPhone and Mac exploits

Apple says that its preliminary assessments of the WikiLeaks documents released today indicate that the vulnerabilities it details for iPhone and Mac were fixed years ago. The documents,…

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Apple says recent Wikileaks CIA docs detail old, fixed iPhone and Mac exploits
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Apple says recent Wikileaks CIA docs detail old, fixed iPhone and Mac exploits

Apple says that its preliminary assessments of the Wikileaks documents released today indicate that the vulnerabilities it details for iPhone and Mac were fixed years ago. The documents,…

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Pocket’s new iMessage app just made sharing stories via chat a whole lot easier
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Pocket’s new iMessage app just made sharing stories via chat a whole lot easier

Pocket, the smart bookmarking and content discovery service that was recently acquired by Mozilla, just launched an iMessage app that is pretty nifty for those who use both services regularly.…

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Lightroom Mobile gains RAW HDR capture on iOS and Android
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Lightroom Mobile gains RAW HDR capture on iOS and Android

Good news, pocket photographers: Your mobile device just became a much more powerful camera thanks to a new update to Lightroom Mobile. The app for iOS and Android…

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Crunch Report | Flying Car for $400,000
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Crunch Report | Flying Car for $400,000

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Tim Cook’s compensation not spared as Apple misses performance goals
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Tim Cook’s compensation not spared as Apple misses performance goals

As a result of Apple’s performance based executive compensation packages, CEO Tim Cook and other leaders within the company will be taking pay cuts. Apple missed internal revenue…

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Apple’s bulletproof Wall Street growth story came to a halt this year
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Apple’s bulletproof Wall Street growth story came to a halt this year

This year was an interesting one for Apple — but not necessarily in a good way. iPhones aren’t selling the way they used to, the Apple Watch isn’t a…

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Nintendo learns a multi-billion dollar lesson that Mario is no guarantee for success
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Nintendo learns a multi-billion dollar lesson that Mario is no guarantee for success

Nintendo has not had a good past few days, despite its original superstar Mario finally hitting the iPhone. The company’s shares have dropped about 15 percent in the…

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Super Mario Run lands on the iPhone today
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Super Mario Run lands on the iPhone today

It was only announced in September, but for Nintendo fans, it amounts to years of waiting, as Nintendo dragged its heels and refused to give in to the…

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The end of the Apple dynasty?
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The end of the Apple dynasty?

Apple is misplaying the hand Steve Jobs left them, making themselves vulnerable to competition for the first time since iPod. The company has always been at least one…

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8 devices other than the iPhone 7 Plus that used dual cameras — with varying success
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8 devices other than the iPhone 7 Plus that used dual cameras — with varying success

The new iPhone 7 Plus is equipped with a pair of cameras where there once was only one. But while Apple’s implementation is, of course, special and unique,…

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Apple won’t disclose first weekend iPhone 7 sales — but claims it will sell out
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Apple won’t disclose first weekend iPhone 7 sales — but claims it will sell out

Well goodbye then, iPhone first weekend sales metric. You had a good innings, as the British like to say, but the days of Cupertino putting a figure on how many…

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It’s now only $29 to fix your cracked iPhone if you have AppleCare+
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It’s now only $29 to fix your cracked iPhone if you have AppleCare+

Following yesterday’s iPhone 7 announcement, Apple is announcing that new AppleCare+ members will be able to get their cracked screens fixed for $29. This is big news for everyone who…

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You can now pre-order the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2
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You can now pre-order the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2

When Apple announced the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2 earlier this week the company said pre-orders would start Friday September 9th, which in recent years has meant as early…

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Confide brings self-destructing messaging to iMessage
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Confide brings self-destructing messaging to iMessage

Confide, the confidential messaging app that launched back in 2013, has today announced an integration with iMessage in iOS 10. As part of iOS 10’s new iMessage features,…

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Updating to iOS 10 is bricking some iPhones and iPads
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Updating to iOS 10 is bricking some iPhones and iPads

Update: It seems this error is fixed, according to Apple. The company provided the following statement to TechCrunch. “We experienced a brief issue with the software update process, affecting…

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The future of human computer interaction will be multimodal
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The future of human computer interaction will be multimodal

We have been using the computer mouse for decades to interact with our technology. Touchscreens brought us a new way to input commands to our gadgets, but they…

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Apple’s iPhone 7 will be super limited in stores and all jet black and Plus models are sold out
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Apple’s iPhone 7 will be super limited in stores and all jet black and Plus models are sold out

Apple has issued a statement tonight that is essentially setting expectations for those who hoped they’d be able to walk into an Apple store on Friday and pick…

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News orgs sue FBI for details on San Bernardino iPhone exploit
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News orgs sue FBI for details on San Bernardino iPhone exploit

The Associated Press, Vice Media and Gannett, the parent company of USA Today, sued the FBI today in an attempt to uncover information about how the law enforcement…

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There’s an Intel modem and an extremely skinny A10 chip inside the iPhone 7
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There’s an Intel modem and an extremely skinny A10 chip inside the iPhone 7

While the rest of the iPhone obsessed world was getting ready to stand in line or just impatiently waiting for their pre-order to arrive, the teams at iFixit…

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Hands on with the iPhone 7 Plus’ crazy new Portrait mode
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Hands on with the iPhone 7 Plus’ crazy new Portrait mode

One of the most talked about features of the iPhone 7 at launch was the new Portrait mode. It’s a software feature that uses the two lenses of…

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The JBL Reflect Aware is the first of a new crop of Lightning-only headphones
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The JBL Reflect Aware is the first of a new crop of Lightning-only headphones

As we hurtle noiselessly into a dystopian future, headphone makers have already started offering Lightning-only earbuds, something that should give early adopters some solace but might be a…

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Weekly Roundup: Apple’s auto rumors, GoPro’s new devices and CZI’s $3B pledge
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Weekly Roundup: Apple’s auto rumors, GoPro’s new devices and CZI’s $3B pledge

This week, Yahoo came clean about a 2014 hack, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan announced a huge investment to cure disease, rumors swirled around possible car tech purchase…

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Apple’s new ad focuses on background animations for Messages
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Apple’s new ad focuses on background animations for Messages

Apple is releasing a new video advertisement for the iPhone and iOS. Like previous ads, this video shows a stark departure from its predecessors. You can feel Tor…

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Get ready for a me-too CES
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Get ready for a me-too CES

That record scratch you just heard came from thousands of designers and RD specialists who suddenly have to remake 3D models of laptops, phones and desktops. That sigh…

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Here’s Apple’s new iPhone ad for Game 7 of the World Series
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Here’s Apple’s new iPhone ad for Game 7 of the World Series

Apple released a new video ad just in time for Game 7 of the World Series (that’s baseball, and it’s not really a “world” cup). And this is…

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You can now buy a refurbed iPhone directly through Apple’s site
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You can now buy a refurbed iPhone directly through Apple’s site

Some good news for folks looking to shave a hundred bucks or so off an iPhone, while still getting all the benefits that going through Apple’s official channels…

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China threatens to squeeze iPhone sales if Donald Trump initiates a trade war
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China threatens to squeeze iPhone sales if Donald Trump initiates a trade war

Apple and top automakers could be among the U.S. businesses that suffer if President-elect Donald Trump plays hardball with China over trade. That’s according to an editorial from…

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Report: Apple asked manufacturing partners to explore making iPhones in the U.S.
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Report: Apple asked manufacturing partners to explore making iPhones in the U.S.

Foxconn, Apple’s key manufacturing partner, is among a number of supply chain companies that are said to be exploring the potential to relocate iPhone production facilities from Asia to…

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