Remains of the Day: All uphill from here

Remains of the Day

Consumer Reports gives the iPhone 5 the thumbs up, Apple’s upping Maps’s 3D coverage, and buying a new MacBook gives you an up-to-date iPhone 5 dock. The remainders for Friday, October 5, 2012 are on the up and up.

Consumer Reports lab tests confirm Apple iPhone 5 is a winner (Consumer Reports)

Consumer Reports actually likes the iPhone 5! And they say Maps on iOS 6 is okay! Heck, bring back the hockey puck mouse!

Apple’s 3D Maps and Imagery See Incremental Improvements (MacRumors)

Speaking of Maps, Apple is apparently already starting to improve the data in their app. It seems that the Statue of Liberty is actually visible now—I guess Apple convinced David Copperfield to put it back.

Need an iPhone dock that supports Lightning? Here’s how to build one for the price of one (1) Macbook Pro (The Next Web)

Good news, folks. Getting a Lightning dock for your iPhone 5 is only as difficult as buying a new MacBook. That’s Apple, always thinking ahead.

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