Don't-Miss iPhone Stories

iphone panic mode

Apple might enable your iPhone with a secret way to activate 'panic mode'

Unlocking your iPhone in a certain way could lock out personal information or reset the device altogether.

walgreens apple pay

You can finally rack up loyalty points in Apple Pay, starting at Walgreens

Add a rewards card to the iPhone Wallet app just like you would a debit or credit card.

Apple iPhone 5S (4)

Many US businesses are still running XcodeGhost-infected Apple apps

Dozens of U.S. enterprises are still using Apple mobile apps seeded with malware, a clever hacking scheme revealed last month known as XcodeGhost.

Apple logo on blue iPhone 6S leather case

My Kafkaesque nightmare with the iPhone Upgrade Program

Getting an iPhone through Apple's new subscription-based upgrade program is supposed to be easy. It doesn't always live up to that promise.


Can’t win for winning: Apple doom coming any day

Apple's quarterly results are never good enough to save it from its impending doom.

Apple iPhone 5S (3)

Jury orders Apple to pay $234 million in iPhone chip patent case

Apple must pay $234 million in damages for infringing a patent on technology that helped to speed up the chips in some iPhone and iPad models, a federal jury in Wisconsin concluded on Friday.

weekiniosapps copy 100525534 gallery 100578408 gallery copy 3

The Week in iOS Apps: Keeping it positive

This week's roundup of new and updated apps inlcudes FoodChasers, which features only good restaurant reviews. Negative reviews? That's what the rest of the Internet is for! Read on!

iphone 6 researchkit

ResearchKit at 6 months: 100,000 people now using medical apps

Three new ResearchKit apps launch to study autism, melanoma, and epilepsy.

IPhone 6S launch in Palo Alto

Podcast 478: How to buy an iPhone

Stop laughing! It's harder than it used to be! Dan Frakes stops by to help us figure it out. Caitlin and Oscar also join us to discuss 'Steve Jobs.'

accessories lede 100582373 gallery copy 3

The Week in iOS Accessories: Even more Apple Watch stands

Accessory makers are finding every possible design permutation to achieve a simple task: Hold and display your Apple Watch while it charges. Several new docks are in this week's roundup. Read on!

Apple iPhone 5S (4)

Apple loses patent case over A7 chip, could face $860 million in damages

A jury has decided that Apple's A7 smartphone chip infringes a patent owned by the University of Wisconsin, and the iPhone maker could be on the hook for as much as $862 million in damages.

iphone 6s upgrade plan

Time's running out on those iPhone 6s introductory offers

The iPhone 6s was discounted by T-Mobile, Sprint, and Verizon to lure in new customers, but this month those limited-time offers are starting to go away.

IPhone 6S launch in Palo Alto

Turns out: Apple offers prorated AppleCare refunds

Did you know you can get a partial refund from unused portions of AppleCare and AppleCare+? Neither did we.

iphone 6s 6splus

New iPhones use LTE on any American carrier, despite the way they're listed

Despite what it implies on Apple's LTE carrier page, you can use any U.S.-compatible iPhone 6s or 6s Plus on all American LTE networks.

untitled presentation

iOS 9's "back to" button helps you master multitasking

iOS 9's "back to" button makes switching between multiple apps on your iPhone smoother than ever before.