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iOS 11 brings back legendary wallpapers from original iPhone home and lockscreen

iOS 11 brings back legendary wallpapers from original iPhone home and lockscreen

posted: 20 Sep 2017, 03:17

Right on time, iOS 11 was released yesterday to a successful launch on a wide range of iPhones and iPads. Along with the many exciting new features it was expected to bring, though, Apple's latest mobile...

Top 5 most disruptive smartphones in the last 10 years

Top 5 most disruptive smartphones in the last 10 years

posted: 13 Sep 2017, 14:00

Now that the iPhone X is almost upon us, it made us wonder more about some of the most disruptive phones that have been released in the last ten years.

When Apple used Phillips screws: watch the original iPhone 2G get torn down in this video

When Apple used Phillips screws: watch the original iPhone 2G get torn down in this video

posted: 29 Aug 2017, 08:08

This year marks a full decade since Apple unveiled its gamechanger to the mobile world — the original iPhone. It was the handset that kind of shook things up when it comes to what can and what...

1.2 billion iPhone handsets have been sold since the device launched in 2007

1.2 billion iPhone handsets have been sold since the device launched in 2007

posted: 02 Aug 2017, 15:08

During his conference call yesterday, made in the aftermath of Apple's third fiscal quarter earnings announcement, CEO Tim Cook revealed that Apple has sold 1.2 billion iPhone handsets since the iconic device...

The original iPhone didn't always look so good, as these early prototypes show

The original iPhone didn't always look so good, as these early prototypes show

posted: 30 Jun 2017, 06:43

Once upon a time, the original iPhone looked like the missing link between an iPod and something vaguely resembling an older smartphone...

These were the best phones... before the iPhone

These were the best phones... before the iPhone

posted: 29 Jun 2017, 09:21

At the 10-year anniversary of the launch of Apple's original iPhone, we take a walk down memory lane to see the best phones that people could buy right before the iPhone changed the landscape completely...

'We didn't want cell phones to come eat our lunch, ok?' Tony Fadell busts the iPhone conception myths

'We didn't want cell phones to come eat our lunch, ok?' Tony Fadell busts the iPhone conception myths

posted: 28 Jun 2017, 09:48

Ex-Apple's Tony Fadell, who was in charge of the iPod franchise at the time, sat down for an interview, and explained that the reason there are so many conflicting rumors what...

10 years ago, the Apple iPhone was on everyone's tongue

10 years ago, the Apple iPhone was on everyone's tongue

posted: 25 Jun 2017, 15:05

On January 9th, 2007, Steve Jobs introduced the Apple iPhone. And as exciting as that was for many, it also meant waiting nearly half a year for the phone to be released. The launch date of June 29th was circled on many a calendar,...

Forstall: Apple iPhone owes its life to a Microsoft employee that Steve Jobs hated

Forstall: Apple iPhone owes its life to a Microsoft employee that Steve Jobs hated

posted: 21 Jun 2017, 02:08

With this being the 10th anniversary of the Apple iPhone, stories about how the device came to be are proving to be popular. The other day we told you about a new book about the iPhone that just hit...

New book reveals that Steve Jobs wanted a back button for the Apple iPhone

New book reveals that Steve Jobs wanted a back button for the Apple iPhone

posted: 20 Jun 2017, 01:00

Had Steve Jobs' original design for the iPhone been used on the device, there would have been two buttons on the handset instead of the one home button. The llate CEO and Apple co-founder wanted the device to...

New book reveals the inner secrets behind Apple's development of the iPhone

New book reveals the inner secrets behind Apple's development of the iPhone

posted: 16 Jun 2017, 22:56

On January 9th, 2007 Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone and it is not hyperbole to say that things were never the same again. For many of our readers, that lone event turned them into big time smartphone...

New report offers surprising revelations about iPhone 8 design

New report offers surprising revelations about iPhone 8 design

posted: 20 Mar 2017, 19:19

Apple will pay homage to the original iPhone's chubby, round looks by reimagining the plastic handset with sleek 3D glass panels and a slim, modern build...

Ex-Apple engineer says that the iPhone developed from improvements made to the iPod

Ex-Apple engineer says that the iPhone developed from improvements made to the iPod

posted: 09 Jan 2017, 23:34

Tony Fadell was panicking. Well before the Apple iPhone was ready to be introduced, the man in charge of engineering for the iPod was carrying a prototype of the device on an airplane. Fadell exited...

Ex-Apple engineer talks about working on the original iPhone and how Apple handles secret projects

Ex-Apple engineer talks about working on the original iPhone and how Apple handles secret projects

posted: 27 Dec 2016, 08:14

Terry Lambert was a Senior Software Engineer at Apple between 2003 and 2010. He is responsible for approximately 6% of Apple's Mac OS X core code (also called kernel). As such, he...

Prices for the original Apple iPhone still sealed in the original box run as high as $22K on eBay

Prices for the original Apple iPhone still sealed in the original box run as high as $22K on eBay

posted: 10 Dec 2016, 19:17

For many people, their lives changed on January 9th 2007 when Steve Jobs introduced the Apple iPhone at MacWorld. This was the device that everyone wanted. With a signed two-year pact...

Ballmer: I was wrong about the iPhone

Ballmer: I was wrong about the iPhone

posted: 07 Nov 2016, 13:02

Back in 2007, after Steve Jobs introduced the Apple iPhone, then Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was asked what he thought of the device. The first comments he made were to mock the pricing of the handset. He also said that the phone wouldn't appeal to business...

Do you recall when the Samsung Instinct challenged the Apple iPhone in these ads?

Do you recall when the Samsung Instinct challenged the Apple iPhone in these ads?

posted: 05 Jun 2016, 10:21

In the Winter of 2007, once it became apparent that the Apple iPhone was a hit, carriers like Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile were desperate to have an iPhone challenger with a touch-screen in their lineup....

Video speed test compares all Apple iPhone models

Video speed test compares all Apple iPhone models

posted: 09 May 2016, 22:29

It seems hard to believe, but next January 9th will be the ten-year anniversary of the unveiling of the Apple iPhone. Think about all of the changes that have taken place in the industry over that decade. There certainly was a lot to look...

A retrospective: here's how the Apple iPhone evolved over the past 8 years

A retrospective: here's how the Apple iPhone evolved over the past 8 years

posted: 08 Sep 2015, 08:49

On January 9, 2007, former Apple CEO Steve Jobs made a historical product announcement. The device he introduced to the world was a revolutionary new phone, a widescreen iPod with touch controls, and a powerful...

Watch Steve Jobs accurately predict the future of the iPhone on the day it was unveiled in 2007

Watch Steve Jobs accurately predict the future of the iPhone on the day it was unveiled in 2007

posted: 05 Sep 2015, 00:20

Back on January 9th, 2007, Apple CEO Steve Jobs introduced the Apple iPhone and the mobile world was never the same again. That afternoon, Jobs was interviewed by financial network CNBC...

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