OtterBox Commuter Series Wallet Arrives for iPhone 5s/5 and Galaxy S4

The iPhone 5s OtterBox Commuter Series Wallet holds three cards and one bill.

OtterBox is best known for making some of the most popular rugged cases for the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S4, and today they are adding to that line with a new OtterBox Commuter Series Wallet case. The OtterBox Commuters Series Wallet case combines the protection of the popular Commuter series with a […]

iPhone 5s Keyboard Cases Could be BlackBerry Users’ Saviour

Use an iPhone 5s keyboard case or iPhone 5 keyboard case to ease the switch from BlackBerry.

With BlackBerry in trouble and going private many companies and users may soon be switching from BlackBerry to the iPhone 5s and it will be a big transition for users who love the physical keyboard on many BlackBerry devices. BlackBerry devices are as known for their much-loved keyboards as Apple is known for aluminum gadget […]

iOS 7 on iPhone 5 Review

Last month, Apple released iOS 7, its brand new operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and one that ushered in a new era for iOS updates. With its new features and new look, iOS 7 represents a massive change to Apple’s mobile software and here, we take a look at how those changes […]

Logitech G-Series iPhone 5s Gamepad Leaks Out

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We knew Apple-approved gamepads for the iPhone would come at some point, and now we’re seeing them in the flesh, thanked to some leaked press shots. Outed by evleaks, we’re looking at Logitech’s G-Series gamepad for the iPhone 5/5s for the first time, essentially consisting of a bar-shaped piece of plastic and rubber where your […]

iOS 7.0.2 on iPhone 5 Review: Impressions & Performance

There is hope the Verizon iPhone 5S will support talk and surf at the same time, but it's not clear if Apple can deliver.

Earlier today, Apple rolled out a small but important update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners in the form of a iOS 7.0.2 update. The update comes just a few days after the initial release of the greater iOS 7 update and here, we take a look at how well the new update performs […]

Gazelle: Samsung, Android Users Leaving in Droves for iPhone 5S, 5C

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Remember when Samsung smugly proclaimed “The next big thing is already here” while consumers waited for the iPhone 5 last year? Apple wasn’t beyond a bit of cattiness in its own rollout of the iPhone 5S and 5C, firing back, “It’s not just what’s next. But what should be next.” And so, here is truly what’s next, […]

Best iPhone 5s Accessories

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The new iPhone 5s accessories are already available from Apple and many third-parties offering ways to protect the iPhone 5s, do more with it, use it easier in a car or while in the cold and to keep it charged up while on the go. This year in addition to a new iPhone 5s case, […]

How One Wireless Warrior Makes Phone Calls Without Paying a Carrier

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For the record, Pablo Defendini called in for this interview from the West Coast, and chatted with GottaBeMobile for half an hour from his 917 phone number. That might not sound like such earth-shattering stuff, until you look at how much — make that how little — he’s spent on phone service over the second […]

Lightning Cable Not Working? iOS 7 May Be Blocking It

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Users upgrading to iOS 7, the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system, could be in for more than just a new interface. According to early reports Apple is using the release to disable some third-party Lightning cables. The third-party Lightning cables in question, according to 9to5Mac, have stopped working because they were never actually […]

iFixit: iPhone 5S, 5C might last two years before battery quits

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As the head honcho of iFixit, Kyle Wiens loves liberating mobile users from the shackles that bind them, showing everyone how to repair and rehab their high-tech gadgets. By the end of this week he expects to have a full report on the new iPhone 5C and 5S, and while he doesn’t rule out some […]

iOS 7 on iPhone 5: First Impressions and Performance

In June, Apple announced that it would be delivering a new iOS update to iPhone and iPad owners this fall, an update that it called iOS 7. iOS 7, unlike past software updates, would deliver a brand new user interface, vastly different than one found in iOS 6, while also delivering the usual feature upgrades […]

Apple Selling Discounted iPhone 5 in Stores While Supplies Last

Many who didn't stay up late for the iPhone 5 didn't get an iPhone 5.

While Apple replaced the iPhone 5 with the iPhone 5c, the company inevitably still has inventory that they need to sell off of the older-generation phone, so it’s selling the iPhone 5 at a big discount in stores while supplies last, according to iLounge. Much like many retailers, Apple is selling the iPhone 5 for […]

How to Buy a Discontinued iPhone 5 and Save Some Serious Cash

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The iPhone 5 is no more; Apple replaced the year-old smartphone with the iPhone 5c instead of keeping it around and discounting it as their older model. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t get an iPhone 5 anymore. Many carriers are discounting the phone in order to get rid of leftover inventory, and many […]

Verizon iPhone 5 Gets $100 Price Cut While Supplies Last

There is hope the Verizon iPhone 5S will support talk and surf at the same time, but it's not clear if Apple can deliver.

The Verizon iPhone 5 is $100 cheaper a day after Apple announced the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c would replace the one-year old smartphone. While other carriers are still selling the iPhone 5 for $199 on a two-year contract, Verizon is stepping up with what will likely be the last iPhone 5 deal the carrier […]

Apple iPhone 5s Lightning Dock Unveiled, Also Works with iPhone 5

The iPhone 5S dock with Lightning cable also works with the iPhone 5.

For the first time since introducing the Lightning connector on the iPhone 5 last year, Apple has finally released a Lightning dock. Previously, the company has sold iPhone docks, but they were only for the 30-pin connector. These new Lightning docks are made for the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c — both have their […]

Why You Should Skip the iPhone 5c for the iPhone 5s

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Apple announced the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c today, the former of which is the company’s new flagship model and the latter being the iPhone 5 replacement, but with a new design and look. The iPhone 5s will be priced starting at $199 on contract, while the iPhone 5c will cost $99 on contract. […]

Can I Return my iPhone 5 for the iPhone 5S?

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We’ve all been there at some point: you don’t keep up with the update cycle news of products, so when you think it’s the right time to buy a new phone or other device, a new version just came out. It’s an annoying realization, but the world isn’t ending just yet. Depending on where you […]

iPhone 5 vs. iPhone 5S Battery Life, According to Apple

Apple announced today that the iPhone 5S battery life will be “equal to or greater” than the battery life found on the iPhone 5, the previous version of the iPhone that was discontinued today in favor of the iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C. At its iPhone event today, Apple announced a new iPhone 5S, […]

Apple Kills iPhone 5, Replaced by iPhone 5S & iPhone 5C

There is hope the Verizon iPhone 5S will support talk and surf at the same time, but it's not clear if Apple can deliver.

In a bit of a surprise move, Apple today announced that it will be killing off last year’s iPhone 5 in favor of two new iPhones, the iPhone 5C and the iPhone 5S, which will be hitting shelves in just a few weeks. Rumors leading up to today’s iPhone event suggested that Apple may be […]