‘infltr’ Photo Editing App Now Lets You Edit Photos Taken in Apple’s Portrait Mode

Photo editing app infltr received an update on Monday that allows users to apply customizable filters to images and Live Photos containing depth information, or pictures taken in Apple's dual-camera Portrait Mode. In version 2.10 of infltr (short for "infinite filters"), users who capture a photo on an iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X using Portrait Mode are now able to toggle between the foreground and background to make separate edits to the two layers. infltr's developers describe [Read Entire Story]

Check Out Apple’s New Silicone Case For The iPhone 7

Apple just came out with a new case for the iPhone 7 called the Silicone case, that was designed to protect, fit and form to your iPhone without adding any additional bulk. With this case, you’re able to easily access any of your ports, buttons or speakers when using it; since it was designed to perfectly go over all of the curves and keys of your iPhone, without blocking anything important. Which is great for if you need to make a phone call, adjust your volume or turn the sleep/wake [Read Entire Story]

Apple Store Down in Advance of (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and New 9.7-inch iPad Launch at 8:01 a.m. Pacific Time

Apple took down its online store early this morning as the company prepares to launch its special edition (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in more than 40 countries and regions around the world. Internet users attempting to access the store section of the U.S. site are being met with the familiar "We've got something special in store for you" placeholder, accompanied by a relaunch time of 8:01 a.m. Pacific Time, which is when Apple previously said it would officially be launching [Read Entire Story]

New 9.7-Inch iPad and Red iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Now Available to Order

Apple has just begun accepting orders for the new 9.7-inch iPad and (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and 7 Plus on its online store in the United States and dozens of other countries and regions around the world. (PRODUCT)RED iPhones are also available for in-store pickup at select Apple Stores starting today. The new 9.7-inch iPad is equipped with a faster Apple A9 chip and brighter Retina display compared to the iPad Air 2, which has been discontinued. It is also somewhat thicker and heavier than [Read Entire Story]

Apple Store Down in Advance of (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and New 9.7-inch iPad Launch at 08:01 PDT

Apple took down its online store early this morning as the company prepares to launch its special edition (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in more than 40 countries around the world. Internet users attempting to access the store section of the U.S. site are being met with the familiar "We've got something special in store for you" placeholder, accompanied by a relaunch time of 8:01 a.m. Pacific Time, which is when Apple previously said it would officially be launching the new red [Read Entire Story]

Tim Cook Confirms Apple Will Make Global Fund Donations From Sales of Red iPhone 7 in China

With the news earlier today that Apple has ditched the PRODUCT(RED) branding for the red iPhone 7 and 7 Plus in China, MacRumors reached out to CEO Tim Cook to find out if any of the proceeds on sales in the country would still be donated to charity in the fight against HIV/AIDS. MacRumors' question: We noticed the (PRODUCT)RED branding is missing from the new red iPhone 7 on the China Apple website. Will you be donating any of the proceeds from the phone's China sales to the HIV/AIDs cause [Read Entire Story]

Apple Launches New Silicone and Leather iPhone 7 Case Colors

Apple this morning made its iPhone 7 silicone and leather cases available in a handful of new colors. The colors of the new silicone cases (above, left to right) are described as Azure, Camellia, and Pebble, priced at $35 for iPhone 7 models and $39 for iPhone 7 Plus. Elsewhere, the leather case options have expanded to include shades of Sapphire, Taupe, and Berry, costing $45 for iPhone 7 and $49 for iPhone 7 Plus. In addition to the iPhone 7 cases, a new iPhone [Read Entire Story]

Apple Shares New ‘Pairing,’ ‘Siri’ and ‘Notes’ AirPods Ads

Apple today shared three ads highlighting the newly-released AirPods on its YouTube channel. Two of the ads are focused on AirPod features, like Siri and instant pairing, and star dancer Lil Buck while the third ad is centered on showcasing the device's design. In "Pairing," Lil Buck simply flips open the AirPods charging case and watches them instantly pair with his iPhone 7. He then proceeds to dance on the side of a car as the camera zooms in. Eventually, Apple's "Practically Magic" [Read Entire Story]

iPhone 7 Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know (2017)

iPhone 7 Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know (2017) is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are both excellent smartphones but they’re far from perfect. iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus problems continue to popup as we march into the new year and today we want to take a look what you need to know as we push into 2017. In early September, Apple revealed two brand new iPhone models called iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The two devices took over flagship duties [Read Entire Story]

2016’s Biggest Apple Leaks: iPhone, Macs, Apple Watch, iPad, and More

Apple's product lineup has expanded over the past couple of years with the addition of the Apple Watch, a third notebook line, and most recently AirPods, and while 2016 turned out to be a bit of a disappointment for some with the Mac in particular seeing many models go the entire year without an update, there were still a number of significant updates. July 2016 mockups showing iPhone 7 and two variations of iPhone 7 Plus As we reach the end of the year, it's worth a look back at some of the [Read Entire Story]

‘Sonic’ App Will Eject Water From Your iPhone 7’s Speakers

2016 is the year in which Apple introduced waterproofing features to two of its products: the iPhone 7 & 7 Plus and the Apple Watch Series 2. With the Apple Watch, Apple even announced that the smartwatch could be used for swimming, and there was even a unique feature in which the Apple Watch would use its speakers to eject any water that might have seeped in.Turns out that the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus are capable of doing the same thing as well, or at least that’s according to a post on Reddit [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch And iPhone 7 Black Friday Deals

If you’re on the hunt for a great deal on the Apple Watch Series 1 or 2, and the iPhone 7 or 7 Plus, we’ve rounded up the best Black Friday deals for the devices.                                                                           Apple Watch Kohl’s The Apple Watch Series 1 is currently on sale for $$269 and the Apple watch Series 2 is $369. It should be noted that customers will get $75 in Kohl’s Cash for purchasing the Apple Watch Series 1 and $105 in [Read Entire Story]

iHome Launching First Clock Radio That Can Charge Both an iPhone and Apple Watch

iHome has announced it will soon release the iPLWBT5, the first alarm clock radio featuring both Lightning and Apple Watch chargers. Audio can be played via the docked Lightning device, Bluetooth, USB, or AUX. The dock features an alarm clock with dual alarms, FM radio with 6 preset stations, auto dimming display, built-in microphone, digital voice echo cancellation, answer/end controls for speakerphone calls, and a 1 amp USB port for charging devices. iHome's iPLWBT5 will be available [Read Entire Story]

10 Things to Know About the iPhone 7 iOS 10.1.1 Update

10 Things to Know About the iPhone 7 iOS 10.1.1 Update is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. We’re now a week removed from the iPhone 7 iOS 10.1.1 release and today we want to take a look at the most important things to know about the iPhone 7 iOS 10.1.1 update as we push deeper into the month of November. In early September, Apple took the stage and made several announcements. The company confirmed a new Apple Watch, the iOS 10 release date and two new iPhone 7 models that take [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Galaxy S7 and iPhone 7 headline Target’s massive list of Black Friday deals

Following in an arch-rival’s footsteps, America’s second-largest discount retailer has just willingly unveiled its fast-approaching Black Friday 2016 deal bonanza, and while we can’t help but notice a few similarities to what Staples has in the pipeline, Target will cater to a much wider range of bargain hunters. Without further ado, we’d like to direct your attention to several mobile and wearable must-buys available at their lowest prices in deeply limited quantities starting Thanksgiving [Read Entire Story]

Apple Confirms More International Release Dates For The iPhone 7

Apple has added Israel on the list of countries that will launch the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2 on October 20. The company also announced the launch dates for the devices in other countries in the Middle East and Africa. According to the list, Apple plans to launch the devices in Oman and Jordan on October 15, and other countries such as Madagascar, Maroc, Maurice, and Uganda on October 21. It should be noted that customers in Thailand will also be able to purchase the device on October [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear Smartwatch Owners Reporting Pairing Issues With iPhone 7

Several popular Android Wear devices like the Moto 360 and Fossil Q remain incompatible with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, according to a report by The Verge. Owners of the Android smartwatches have been able to use the devices with the iPhone 5 or later since Google added support for iOS back in August of last year. However, as evidenced by a raft of complaints in an Android Wear discussion thread, the Moto 360 (2015), Moto 360 Sport, Tag Heuer Connected, Asus Zenwatch 2, and Fossil [Read Entire Story]

10 Things to Know About the iPhone 7 iOS 10.0.2 Update

10 Things to Know About the iPhone 7 iOS 10.0.2 Update is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Today we want to take a close look at the iPhone 7 iOS 10.0.2 update. In early September, Apple took the stage and made several announcements. The company confirmed a new Apple Watch, the iOS 10 release date and two new iPhone 7 models that take over for last year’s iPhone 6s. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus arrived on September 16th with iOS 10 on board. And while they’ve received [Read Entire Story]

Second Wave iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Launch Kicks Off in Dozens of Countries Around the World

Following their September 16 debut in more than 25 countries around the world, the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus are seeing their second wave launch today, debuting in a number of additional countries across Europe and the Middle East. The iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus are now available for purchase in the following locations: Andorra, Bahrain, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Greenland, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Isle of Man, Jersey, [Read Entire Story]

Trademark Filings Seemingly Confirm Apple’s Work on Upcoming ‘AirPods’

With it looking more and more like Apple is going to remove the headphone jack on the iPhone 7, we've seen considerable speculation and discussion about the transition to either wired Lightning headphones or Bluetooth options. Looking at the wireless possibilities, the first iPhone 7 headphone jack rumors immediately reminded us of an "AirPods" trademark filing we discovered last October that seemed likely to be linked to Apple, although conclusive proof could not be found at the time. That [Read Entire Story]

The iPhone 7 Could Sport A New Color Option

According to a new report, Apple’s next-gen iPhone could sport a new color option alongside three other colors. In a recent report by AppleInsider, the iPhone 7 is expected to come in a darker color than Apple’s space gray option. The report indicates that the new color won’t be black, but is close to it. In an earlier report, Macotakara sources claimed that Apple had plans on replacing the space gray color for a deep blue color option. However, on Monday, Macotakara sources [Read Entire Story]

Dark Space Gray iPhone 7 Conceptualized in New Renderings

Following rumors suggesting Apple's iPhone 7 will be available in a much darker Space Gray color that's close to, but not quite black, designer Martin Hajek has created renderings exploring what such a device might look like. Using the iPhone 7 design rumors pointing towards a larger camera, no headphone jack, and relocated antenna bands, Hajek has created an iPhone 7 rendering in a deep shade of gray that's close to the color of the Space Black Apple Watch. In Hajek's concept, the [Read Entire Story]