iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 Headed to Two New U.S. Carriers

iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 Headed to Two New U.S. Carriers

After launching on five new regional carriers back in April, the iPhone 4S and the iPhone 4 are headed to two more U.S. carriers starting May 18th. Bluegrass Cellular and Golden State Cellular have both announced that they will be carrying both the iPhone 4S and the iPhone 4 later on this month. Pricing will […]

Target Cuts Prices of iPhone 4S and iPhone 4

Target Cuts Prices of iPhone 4S and iPhone 4

While last week’s iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 price cut at Walmart turned out to be little more than a mistake, it appears that a price cut on the iPhone 4S and the iPhone 4 at Target is the real deal. 9to5Mac has acquired some evidence that shows that at least some Target stores are […]

Skip iOS 5.1.1 If You Want an iPhone 4S Jailbreak on iOS 5.1

iOS 5.1.1 Update - iPhone 4S Jailbreak

Apple is pushing out iOS 5.1.1, the latest security and bug fix update for iOS 5.1 out to the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. The new update is available as an over the air download, but users who want to jailbreak the iPhone 4S on iOS 5.1 should avoid this update. iPhone 4 users hoping […]

Some Apple Genius Bars Replacing iPhone 4 with iPhone 4S

iPhone-4S-Siri

Thanks to a shortage of iPhone 4 units some users are finding their broken iPhone 4 replaced with an iPhone 4S at Apple Store Genius Bars. According to 9To5Mac, supply constraints at some Apple Stores, Genius Bars are replacing broken iPhone 4 units with iPhone 4S units of the same capacity and color. In mid-April […]

AT&T CEO Regrets Offering Unlimited iPhone Data

AT&T CEO Regrets Offering Unlimited iPhone Data

AT&T’s CEO Randall Stephenson, in some surprisingly candid remarks, has stated that offering unlimited iPhone data was a mistake and that he loses sleep over iMessage, Apple’s internet-based messaging service, a service that is cutting into the company’s revenue stream. According to the New York Times, in remarks at the Milken Institute’s Global Conference in […]

Walmart Slashes iPhone 4S Price in Some Stores (Updated)

Walmart Slashes iPhone 4S Price in Some Stores

Select Walmart stores have apparently slashed the prices of Apple’s iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 with the iPhone 4S price dropping by $74 and the iPhone 4 price dropping by $54. Cult of Mac has acquired some flyers that indicate that Walmart has dropped the prices on Apple’s iconic smartphones. These prices, detailed in the […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Ripoffs Continue

iPhone 4S Jailbreak

While work continues on the iPhone 4S jailbreak untethered for iOS 5.1 we continue to see claims of iPhone 4S unlock tools capable of unlocking the iPhone 4S on the latest software. Many of these claims show up in the news section of Google, at the top of searches for, “jailbreak iPhone 4S” and “iPhone […]

Why the Samsung Galaxy S III Is Worth Waiting For

Why the Samsung Galaxy S III Is Worth Waiting For

In just two short days, Samsung will host its Unpacked event in London where the company will unveil its ‘Next Galaxy’ smartphone. That phone is presumed to be the Samsung Galaxy S III, a device that has been rumored to be a lot of different things. Regardless of the uncertainties, let’s be clear. Those looking […]

How to Assign Custom Ringtones on the iPhone

iPhone custom ringer

Assigning a custom ringtone on the iPhone is an easy way to know who’s calling without taking the iPhone out of your pocket. Apple makes it easy to assign custom ringers for callers in the iPhone address book. The iPhone can also play a different text alert for each contact. You can choose from the […]

Motorola Shows Off RAZR MAXX Battery Life With GPS Navigation

Droid Razr Maxx and Smart Actions

Motorola has found a new way to show off the battery of the Droid RAZR MAXX: GPS navigation. In a short promo video, Motorola compared the battery life on the RAZR MAXX to the battery life found on iPhone 4S and LG Spectrum, when using the phones as GPS navigation systems. Motorola charged each device […]

Sprint’s iPhone Bet Pays Off, 44% of Sales to New Customers

Apple Sold 35 Million iPhones and Nearly 12 Million iPads in Q2

Last year Sprint bet on the iPhone to help bolster its subscriber count, and in the first quarter of 2012 that bet is paying off. Sprint announced that it sold 1.5 million new iPhones in the first quart of 2012. Of those 1.5 million iPhones, 44 percent were to customers that were new to Sprint. Overall, […]

iPhone Pummels Droid Again, A Sign More to Come?

BeatenAndroid

In February, I said all eyes should be on Verizon this quarter to see if the Droid refresh could push back the iPhone’s advance. Well, it helped but iPhone still beat all other Verizon smartphones combined. Good news for Apple, not so good for Android.

iPhone Dominates Smartphone Sales on AT&T in Q1 2012

iPhone 4s

In the first quarter of 2012, 78 percent of all smartphones sold by AT&T were iPhones. According to AppleInsider, AT&T announced in its earning call that the carrier sold a total of 5.5 million smartphones in the first quarter of 2012. Of that 5.5 million, 4.3 million smartphones were iPhones. That’s all iPhones from the […]

iOS 5.1 iPhone 4S Jailbreak Release Date: ‘no clue’ to ’1 month’

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Untethered iOS 5.1

When we shared the iOS 5.1 Untethered iPhone 4s jailbreak status last week, the most common question was, “When will the iPhone 4S iOS 5.1 jailbreak be released?” Thanks to the great iPhone 4S hacking team and Pod2g, we have new information about the iPhone 4S jailbreak release date, but unfortunately it’s not concrete. In a flurry of […]

Top 10 iPhone 4S Cases

Element Vapor Pro Case

There are no shortage of iPhone 4S cases and covers, but there are a limited number of awesome iPhone 4S cases. These iPhone cases protect the phone and its functionality while looking great doing so. The GottaBeMobile staff owns many of these cases, or would happily buy them if we had unlimited funds. Read: 10 […]

iPhone Launches on Five New U.S. Carriers

iPhone Launches on Five Regional U.S. Carriers

Apple’s iPhone is now available on five new regional carriers in the United States. Earlier this month, several small U.S. carriers revealed that on April 20th, they would begin to offer several different versions of the iPhone. And today, as expected, nTelos, Alaska Communications, Appalachian Wireless, GCI, and Cellcom have begun offering the iconic smartphone. […]

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak for iPhone 4S & New iPad Exploits Discovered

Jailbreak iPhone 4S iOS 51 Untethered

Users may soon be able to jailbreak the iPhone 4S, iPad 2 and new iPad 3rd generation thanks to progress by famed iOS hacker Pod2g and the iPhone hacking community. Pod2g was an integral member of the iPhone Hacking Dream Team that delivered the iPhone 4S jailbreak on iOS 5.0.1. This week Pod2g announced that […]