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Apple admits 'Touch Disease' is real, blames users for damage

Several months after the iPhone 6's "touch disease" problem first hit the headlines, Apple has acknowledged that the touchscreens on some phones may stop working. However, it is blaming users for dropping the handsets and will be charging for repairs.

'Secret' one-handed keyboard found hidden in iPhone's software

A one-handed keyboard mode has been found inside Apple's iOS. It has been lurking unseen since at least 2014 and is not publicly accessible. If activated, it could make typing significantly easier on Apple's current large-screen iPhones.

Apple is now being sued over iPhone 'Touch Disease'

Last week, news broke that scores of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus handsets are turning up at repair shops with a new hardware defect dubbed "Touch Disease." It leaves the handset's display unusable. Apple is now being sued by a group of consumers.

Growing numbers of iPhones affected by alarming 'Touch Disease'

There are growing reports that a new "Touch Disease" defect is plaguing two-year-old iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices. It leaves the displays on the handsets flickering and unresponsive, rendering the device unusable. Apple is yet to comment on the issue.

The Chinese company that banned iPhone sales 'barely exists'

The Chinese company that recently banned sales of the iPhone 6 in China "barely exists," according to an investigation into Shenzhen Baili Marketing Services. The smartphone company currently has no products available and has closed down its website.

Apple confirms third-party repairs will leave iPhone 6 dead

Apple has confirmed that getting a third-party repair shop to replace the home button or Touch ID sensor on an iPhone 6 will 'brick' the device and leave it unusable. Owners have reacted angrily to what Apple calls a "security feature."

Apple releases an official iPhone case with a built-in battery

Apple has surprised iPhone users by announcing the immediate availability of an official accessory that adds an extra battery to their phone's case. The Apple Smart Battery Case rivals the third-party solutions that have been available for years.

Op-Ed: Barn-cleaning John Boehner reaches tentative budget deal

The deal still needs Congressional approval, but for outgoing House Speaker John Boehner this was a matter of wrapping up unfinished business before his departure, or as Boehner described it “cleaning the barn.”

TV news station replaces film cameras with iPhones

A Swiss news station has recently replaced its professional-quality TV cameras with a fleet of iPhones, citing greater portability, equivalent image quality and lower operating cost as the chief reasons for the change.

Apple: 'Exceptional' iPhone 6S pre-orders to beat iPhone 6

Apple has reported "exceptionally strong" demand for its new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus smartphones. The devices have been available for pre-order for two days and are apparently "on pace" to beat the weekend record of their predecessors.

Hydrogen-powered phone battery could provide charge for a week

A British firm has created a tiny hydrogen-powered battery that could let modern smartphones survive an entire week's usage without having to return to the charger. The company has already created a working iPhone 6 prototype device.

iPhone 6S could be up to 30% faster than its predecessor

Apple's iPhone 6S looks set to become one of the fastest phones on the market when it launches next month. Leaked benchmarks show a robust 30 percent improvement over its predecessor, leading to stronger performance than comparable Android flagships.

iPhone 6S is in production, front panel identical to the 6

Images of the next iPhone's front panel in an Apple factory have leaked. They show that Apple has begun mainstream production of its next flagship device, expected to arrive in a couple of months, although it looks identical to the current iPhone 6.

Apple's iPhone 6S is identical to the 6 but improves performance

The first images of Apple's upcoming iPhone 6S handset have emerged online. They show a phone that is externally identical to the current model. There are many changes inside, including a faster processor and the revolutionary Force Touch display.

Custom gold-backed, diamond-adorned iPhone 6 costs $3.5 million

A custom-made iPhone 6 produced by Goldgenie is available to buy now for $3.5 million, finished in 24 carat gold or platinum and with other prestigious options available, just in case your iPhone wasn't flashy enough already.

Taiwan chip designer produces low-priced smartphone

Smartphone chips manufactured by Taiwan’s MediaTek Inc. were mostly looked over by the big phone brands throughout the past decade.

iPhone 6 sales are exceeding expectations

In the first 30 days after its release the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have sold better than expected, with sales surpassing all other iPhone models.

Your jeans may be changing the color of your iPhone 6

Many people are complaining that their new iPhone 6 is slowly changing color as the dye from their jeans is rubbing off on the plastic strips found on the reverse side of the phone.

Chinese store hires tailor to adjust pockets for iPhone 6 Plus

Shanghai - Some people are finally starting to pick up on the fact that phones are getting bigger — but pockets can't accommodate them, One Chinese company appears to get the message.

Experts: Apple HealthKit grows mHealth data privacy concerns Special

Apple's HealthKit for iPhone 6 and Apple Watch is increasing consumer adoption within the mobile healthcare industry, but experts are concerned about the data privacy issues that still remain unsolved.

iPhone 6 tracks users by default — Here's how to opt out

As usual, Apple is shipping its new phones — iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus — with user tracking switched on by default, within the system settings.

Viral Internet hoax prompts users to microwave iPhone 6

A hoax involving an iPhone 6 software update is going viral, and costing scores of users not only their phones, but their microwaves as well.

Apple fans' tight pants are bending the iPhone 6 Plus

Apple's larger screen for the iPhone 6 models has come at the cost of rigidity, according to reports of users who have purchased the new flagship device and are noting the phone has bent while being carried in pant pockets.

Op-Ed: If Apple Watch fails, iPhone 6 will save Tim Cook's butt

Right or wrong, fair or not, Tim Cook hasn't been able to escape Steve Jobs's shadow. If the Apple Watch flops, the media and investors will ridicule him, but his company will keep on ticking same as it ever was.

The iPhone 6 may come with a chip just for measuring your health

For months we've been hearing that Apple's next iPhone could focus on fitness, but now we're seeing more details about the technology it may use to learn about your health.

Apple iOS operating system found most immune to spyware attacks

Bad news for Blackberry especially after the latest report from a test conducted by a surveillance software and hardware vendor detailing security vulnerabilities in Blackberry, Android, and not iOS smartphones.

Innovative updates revealed in leaked iPhone 6 images

The day is fast approaching when Apple will debut the long-awaited iPhone 6. Potential customers won't have to think much about what it looks like, after early images were leaked revealing an interesting twist to the Apple logo.

LifeCHARGE equips wireless charging to iPhone 5/5S Battery Case

Wireless charging and battery packs often come at the expense of one another. For example, having a battery pack integrated in your smartphone's case, wireless charging capabilities will be non-existent.

Super-slim iPhone 6 to launch early September

As is always the case, as soon as consumers fall accustomed to their devices, an itch begins for when the next-gen smartphone will appear. iPhone aficionados have not long to wait, with a possible release date forthcoming for the iPhone 6.

Apple most likely working on wireless charging for peripherals

Wireless charging hasn't taken off with tremendous popularity. Well, not yet anyways, but the race to go wireless will be on very soon.
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The Apple Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S
The Apple Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S
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The new iPhone 6 smartphones from Apple
The new iPhone 6 smartphones from Apple
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The battery life screenshot from the Apple iPhone 6 announcement
The battery life screenshot from the Apple iPhone 6 announcement
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An iPhone 6 suffering from  Touch Disease
An iPhone 6 suffering from "Touch Disease"
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An example of iPhone 6 in landscape mode
An example of iPhone 6 in landscape mode
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Results of placing an iPhone 6 in the microwave
Results of placing an iPhone 6 in the microwave
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The touch controller of an iPhone 6
The touch controller of an iPhone 6
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The Apple Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S
The Apple Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S
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The Mobile Home Screen in VR: A view of what stepping into an iPhone 6 looks like
The Mobile Home Screen in VR: A view of what stepping into an iPhone 6 looks like
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iPhone 6
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Twitter photo showing what happens when an iPhone 6 is put in the microwave
Twitter photo showing what happens when an iPhone 6 is put in the microwave
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