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Fix iPhone 5 scratches with a $99 back plate replacement

Fix iPhone 5 scratches with a $99 back plate replacement

posted: 19 Oct 2012, 08:58

Sooner or later, your iPhone 5 will get covered in dents and nicks, especially now that its body is made out of easy-to-scratch aluminum. Sure, in case your unit was damaged out of the box, Apple will send you a replacement, but...

Is your Verizon iPhone 5 displaying time and date incorrectly?

Is your Verizon iPhone 5 displaying time and date incorrectly?

posted: 18 Oct 2012, 02:38

Oh boy, here we go again! Apparently, the iPhone 5 has troubles telling what time and date it is, and those who suffered from the infamous alarm clock bug in iOS might be getting a feeling of déjà vu right now. There is a...

Foxconn admits the iPhone 5 is the most difficult device it has put together

Foxconn admits the iPhone 5 is the most difficult device it has put together

posted: 17 Oct 2012, 09:22

An unnamed source has allegedly told the WSJ that the iPhone 5 is the most difficult device Foxconn has ever assembled. Apparently, the parts of the new handset are susceptible to damage in pretty much all...

AnandTech reviews the iPhone 5: A6’s Swift processor clocked at 1.3GHz, taken through paces

AnandTech reviews the iPhone 5: A6’s Swift processor clocked at 1.3GHz, taken through paces

posted: 17 Oct 2012, 06:08

The Apple iPhone 5 has been out for almost a month now, and while that might seem like a lot of time, it has been barely enough for tech gurus from AnandTech…

Which blends better, the Apple iPhone 5 or the Samsung Galaxy S III? Let's go to the tape

Which blends better, the Apple iPhone 5 or the Samsung Galaxy S III? Let's go to the tape

posted: 16 Oct 2012, 13:33

It is painful for smartphone fans to watch the top two smartphones on the planet become reduced to a pile of rubbish quickly, thanks to Tom Dickson's Blendtec blender; as a sales promotion,...

Analyst: T-Mobile might get the iPhone in 2013

Analyst: T-Mobile might get the iPhone in 2013

posted: 16 Oct 2012, 08:40

Although one is still free to bring their iPhone to T-Mobile and take advantage of its unlimited data plans, purchasing Apple's pride and joy from the carrier itself isn't an option... yet. However, the nation's fourth largest carrier might...

iPhone 5 wins another screen test against the Galaxy S III

iPhone 5 wins another screen test against the Galaxy S III

posted: 16 Oct 2012, 08:12

It looks like the iPhone 5's screen is one of the very best in its class right now. In yet another display comparison against its arch-enemy, the Galaxy S III, the iPhone 5 has come out on top once again...

Spigen iPhone 5 Neo Hyrid EX Snow Series Case hands-on

Spigen iPhone 5 Neo Hyrid EX Snow Series Case hands-on

posted: 15 Oct 2012, 15:53

The Neo Hybrid EX Snow Series Case for the iPhone 5 is merely Spigen's version of Apple's popular bumper cases – meaning, it's only protecting the trim of the device. Interestingly enough, this case keeps the rear of the smartphone...

Apple iPhone 5 is a hot seller on the Gaza Strip

Apple iPhone 5 is a hot seller on the Gaza Strip

posted: 15 Oct 2012, 13:06

Despite Israel's reputation as a high-tech mecca in the Middle East, it is the poverty stricken area of the Gaza Strip that has become the area in the region where the Apple iPhone 5 can be found, amid the poverty and the war-torn buildings...

iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S III: Who has the better HTML5 support

iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S III: Who has the better HTML5 support

posted: 15 Oct 2012, 09:09

We've heard it many times already - "HTML5 is the future of the web" - sure, but no one can deny the fact that HTML5 is yet to be implemented widely. It's still more of an exotic feature that's used here or there to spice things...

How to reset the auto brightness function on your iPhone 5 from the new custom ranges

How to reset the auto brightness function on your iPhone 5 from the new custom ranges

posted: 15 Oct 2012, 07:55

With iOS 6 the autobrightness function received an overhaul, and started working in the lock screen now, too, so the display doesn't burn your retinas when you wake up in a darker room, and grab...

SNL takes on the plethora of glitches with the iPhone 5

SNL takes on the plethora of glitches with the iPhone 5

posted: 14 Oct 2012, 00:18

From the poor Apple Maps apps, purple tinting in pictures, and just being too thin - SNL takes a look at the host of problems and issues with the new Apple iPhone 5. They also ask what the Chinese workers think about the complaints,...

Samsung Galaxy S III tops the competition in a web browsing battery test

Samsung Galaxy S III tops the competition in a web browsing battery test

posted: 12 Oct 2012, 10:03

Having a great smartphone doesn't matter if your battery quickly runs out which is why Which? decided to test the cells on 99 smartphones to find out which model has the longest battery life; perhaps because it...

iPhone 5 beats the Galaxy S III in terms of web browsing usage

iPhone 5 beats the Galaxy S III in terms of web browsing usage

posted: 12 Oct 2012, 08:29

It's been only three weeks on the market, but the iPhone 5 has already surpassed the Galaxy S III in terms of generated web traffic. To put things in to perspective, the GS III has been on the market for about 3 months now...

Apple iPhone 5 interface walkthrough

Apple iPhone 5 interface walkthrough

posted: 12 Oct 2012, 05:32

The iPhone 5 is the first iPhone with a screen larger than 3.5 inches. Because of this, both Apple and developers have had to tweak their software so that it takes advantage of the bigger display. But while it'll certainly take some time for developers...

The Ready Case for iPhone 5 is like a swiss army knife

The Ready Case for iPhone 5 is like a swiss army knife

posted: 11 Oct 2012, 09:35

If James Bond owned an iPhone 5, not a Sony Xperia T, then this is the case he would probably be interested in. It is called the Ready Case and what makes it special is that it can be used for a lot more than just protecting the smartphone...

Woz: ‘Arrogant’ Apple should have made a large version of the iPhone

Woz: ‘Arrogant’ Apple should have made a large version of the iPhone

posted: 11 Oct 2012, 09:12

Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak thinks that the company he co-created with Steve Jobs is being arrogant and should have made a larger version of the iPhone…

iPhone 5 case by Sensus is touch sensitive on the back, coming in 2013

iPhone 5 case by Sensus is touch sensitive on the back, coming in 2013

posted: 11 Oct 2012, 09:10

Now here is an unusual concept for an iPhone 5 case that seems crazy enough to work... if executed right, of course. It is made by the folks at Sensus, and what's interesting about it is that it is touch-sensitive...

Annoyed by the iPhone 5 purple lens flare issue? This case can fix it

Annoyed by the iPhone 5 purple lens flare issue? This case can fix it

posted: 11 Oct 2012, 06:20

Although Apple finds it completely normal, the purple tint present on some photos taken with the iPhone 5 can be pretty annoying. The imperfection appears in the corner of the image whenever a light source is near...

Stricter quality control may lead iPhone 5 production to slow down

Stricter quality control may lead iPhone 5 production to slow down

posted: 10 Oct 2012, 04:58

It isn't nice purchasing a brand new iPhone 5 and then finding a dent in its aluminum body the moment you pick it up. Thankfully, that isn't likely to happen soon as Foxconn - the company assembling the iPhone 5, will...

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