iOS 6 Release Time Still Not Clear


Apple announced that iOS 6 will be available today, September 19, but the company has yet to release the software or told anyone when it will be available to download. With millions of iPhone and iPad users eagerly awaiting the iOS 6 update, those who want to avoid any logjams should wait for the iOS […]

iPhone 5 Pre-Orders Slip to 3 to 4 Weeks at

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Apple’s online store is now listing the iPhone 5′s shipping dates as three to four weeks, a week longer than Apple quoted just yesterday. This is the third time Apple’s extended the iPhone 5′s estimated ship date since putting it up for sale last Friday with an original ship date of September 21st. iPhone 5 […]

MobileDemand Intros xTablet T7200 Tablet PC


MobileDemand’s at it again with a fully rugged Tablet PC. The xTablet T7200 meets MIL-SPEC standards for durability and is built to operate in harsh environments. The tablet runs Windows 7 Professional, which means it runs the same applications users are accustomed to on their desktops and notebooks. The company introduced its first 7″ Tablet PC, […]

AT&T vs Verizon iPhone 5: Why AT&T Won My Wallet


Choosing the right iPhone 5 carrier is more difficult than ever since 4G LTE is now a factor. Unfortunately, none of the three major iPhone 5 carriers are right for everybody and some buyers will miss out on the phone’s most important new feature if they don’t choose the right one. My wife and I […]

A $100,000 iPhone 5 Case for Bling-ionaires


There’s only one iPhone 5 case we know of that many millionaires won’t be able to afford. The $100,000 case is made of 18kt white gold and adorned with sapphires and rubies.This case makes the $3,000 titanium iPhone 5 case look like a bargain. The Natural Sapphire Company is generous enough to include some level of personalization […]

Box CEO: iPhone 5 is for Everyone Except Microsoft and Google Employees

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Box CEO Aaron Levie is expressing his very strong opinions about the iPhone 5 on Twitter today. The young CEO bashed Android devices and Windows Phones, which is a bit immature considering many of its customers use those devices. Of course Levie could simply be stirring the pot. On Friday morning Levie first tweeted “Anyone […]

AT&T Sold Out: iPhone 5 Now Shipping in 3 to 4 Weeks


AT&T sold out its first batch of iPhone 5s in less than 10 hours and is now telling customers it will take 14 to 21 days to ship new iPhone 5 pre-orders. The delayed shipping will irk those that stayed up late last night to order the iPhone 5, but were unable to do so […]

A $3,000 iPhone 5 Case for Those With Money to Burn


A $3,000 iPhone 5 case is apparently one way to protect a $199 phone. This titanium Gresso Revolution bumper case may just be the perfect iPhone 5 case for the kind of guys that outfit high-mileage clunkers with $5,000 rims and $10,000 stereo systems. Gresso is positioning the Revolution case as some sort of luxury, […]

Verizon iPhone 5′s Lack of Simultaneous Voice & Data a Deal Breaker


The Verizon variant of Apple’s iPhone 5 won’t support simultaneous voice calling and data transmission.  While some users don’t care about this limitation, this is a deal breaker for others, including myself. The people who should be most concerned about this limitation are those that actually talk a lot to others. Verizon customers on the […]

First iPhone 5 Pre-order Batch Sold Out, Shipping Slips to 2 Weeks

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iPhone 5 pre-orders are no longer available for September 21 deliveries less than an hour after going on sale at midnight PDT today. Apple is now offering two-week ship dates on all iPhone 5 models for AT&T, Sprint and Verizon. Two-week shipping isn’t as bad as it sounds since it’s only a week after the […]

AT&T Site Down for Some iPhone 5 Buyers


iPhone 5 pre-orders are officially from Apple, AT&T, Sprint and Verizon, but many buyers are reporting trouble trying to complete their purchases. AT&T’s site seems to be the least reliable of the bunch and won’t even let users log in to their accounts at the moment. Those looking to place their iPhone 5 pre-orders immediately […]

5 Reasons the iPhone 5 is the Smartphone to Beat


Like it or not, the iPhone 5 will be the benchmark all other smartphones are compared to for the next year or so. Apple’s latest smartphone may not match all of the competitions’ features, but the overall ownership experience will be second to none. The iPhone 5 isn’t going to please everyone, but that’s ok. Smartphone […]

Confirmed: Verizon to Allow Facetime on All Data Plans


Verizon confirmed that it will not charge customers additional fees for FaceTime calling or require them to switch to a Share Everything plan to use Apple’s video calling feature. AT&T, Verizon’s primary competitor, is limiting FaceTime over its mobile network to iPhones that are part of a Mobile Share plan. This revelation is especially relevant […]

Nikon D600: Affordable Full-Frame DSLR Gets Android, iPhone Sharing


The D600 is Nikon’s smallest and lightest full-frame DSLR, filling a gap between Nikon’s pricey FX cameras and its prosumer DX DSLRs. Geared directly at serious photo enthusiasts, the D600 will cost $2,099 and begin  Shipping on September 18th for $2,099. The compact DSLR packs a 24.3 MP sensor and can be equipped with a wireless transmitter […]

Want to Ditch AT&T for Verizon? The iPhone 5 Launch is the Perfect Opportunity

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AT&T’s offering some of its customers a $200 early iPhone upgrade discount ahead of their two-year contract expiration date. That may sound generous, but it actually may have unintended consequences, opening the door for loyal AT&T customers to switch to rival Verizon. The problem with AT&T’s early iPhone upgrade plan is that the $200 subsidy […]

Full iPhone 5 Event Video Available

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Apple’s posted the full iPhone 5 launch event video online. The event focuses on the iPhone 5, the company’s flagship mobile product, before diving into Apple’s iPod lineup. The professionally shot video runs for 117 minutes, beginning with Apple CEO Tim Cook giving an update on Apple’s retail operations and ending with a Foo Fighters performance. […]

iPhone 5: True Cost is Thousands, Most Expensive iPhone Yet

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The iPhone 5 is Apple’s most advanced phone and the most expensive. Sure, the $199 to $399 retail prices may look familiar, but there are a lot of costs to consider before taking the plunge and upgrading to Apple’s latest iPhone. Those looking to buy the iPhone 5 as their first smartphone should especially keep […]

iPhone 5 Missing Killer Features


Apple’s new iPhone 5 is certainly an improvement over the iPhone 4S, but it lacks any truly revolutionary feature. At best, the iPhone 5 is now up to speed with the rest of the industry. Thin and light is great, but the iPhone 5 is missing the wow factor. Apple failed to introduce any killer […]

Apple iPhone 5 Camera Improved…Slightly


Apple’s iPhone 5 features a thinner camera and updated software for improved photo and video capture. The iPhone 5 will also be able to record audio better than its predecessors. The iPhone 5′s 8MP rear-facing camera has similar specs to the camera found in the iPhone 4S. It has a five-element lens, hybrid IR filter […]