This gorgeous wood charger can power up your Apple Watch and iPhone (and it’s on sale)

So many gadgets, so little time to charge them. In 2018, our gadgets are practically extensions of ourselves and need a full charge at all times. The problem is, your home only has so many outlets, and chargers aren't the most attractive decor. You ;could power up each tablet, phone, or smartwatch one at a time, or you could invest in a multi-purpose charger. SEE ALSO: 10 of the best wireless headphones, according to Amazon reviews That's what makes ;Oakywood's iPhone and Apple Watch Charging [Read Entire Story]

11 Best Weight Loss Apps To Lose Weight Now

11 Best Weight Loss Apps To Lose Weight Now is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. These are the best weight loss apps you can download to get in shape and lose weight. These apps turn your iPhone or Android into a personal trainer, dietician and  support community all built-in to one handy tool. You also don’t need to pay big bucks for an expert to help you. These apps make it easy to track calories, lose weight and keep it off. The best weight loss app helps you do better with [Read Entire Story]

Apple’s AirPower charging mat delayed until fall due to “technical hurdles”

Enlarge / "AirPower" wireless charging mat. Alongside the debut of the iPhone X and iPhone 8 handsets, Apple talked about a wireless charging mat it would debut to complement those new devices. But the company has been incredibly quiet about the mat, dubbed AirPower, ever since. According to a report from Bloomberg, "technical hurdles" have delayed the launch of the AirPower wireless charging mat. The device was slated to be released in June 2018, but it will now likely be released either [Read Entire Story]

Apple Announces 2018 Apple Design Award Winners

Apple tonight announced the developers and apps who received an Apple Design Award, marking what Apple thinks are some of the best apps for various Apple platforms. This year, Apple chose a total of 10 apps that work across iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV, with the winners listed below: Agenda - A unique date-based note-taking app for iOS and Mac devices. Bandimal - A music composing app that's designed for kids and uses cute animal-based graphics. Calzy - A modern calculator app [Read Entire Story]

Live from Apple WWDC 2018

Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) is where the tech giant shows us what's new with its myriad software platforms. The most important ones are iOS and macOS, but also on deck are updates for watchOS, tvOS, and broader services like Siri and iTunes. Whereas the fall Apple event is known for new iPhones, WWDC tells us how the entire Apple ecosystem is evolving, so it's arguably even more important.This year we'll see what Apple has in store for iOS 12, macOS 10.14, watchOS 5, and more. [Read Entire Story]

Soon you may be able to unlock your front door with your iPhone

Your quick mental checklist of "phones, keys, wallet" before leaving the house could soon be narrowed down to "phone, wallet." ; That's because Apple may be introducing a new function that would allow you to unlock your car and house doors with your iPhone. ; SEE ALSO: 3 years later, who knows what the Apple Watch is for? According to The Information (h/t Engadget), the near field communication (NFC) chip in your iPhone — responsible for the easy transactions behind things like Apple Pay [Read Entire Story]

Abstract Waves iPhone Wallet Case

This is the Abstract Waves iPhone Wallet Case by Agathecase. This iPhone wallet case goes for a solid price of 30.00 and has this to offer for those who might be interested in purchasing this wallet case: Unique protective iPhone wallet / folio iPhone case from Agathe. This protective wallet iPhone case is made of premium PU leather and solid plastic materials with a non-slip grip. – Provides maximum protection for your iPhone – Magnetic closure to keep the cover closed and [Read Entire Story]

3 years later, who knows what the Apple Watch is for?

In 2007, Apple changed the act of socializing, maybe forever, with the release of the iPhone. There it was, a perfectly packed 4.5-inch-long computer designed to pulverize boredom like a drill through your skull. You bought one, and now, whenever you have a few minutes of downtime, even if that downtime is shared with your friends or spouse or mom at Christmas, you tap or scroll or swipe something on that little glass screen. ; To own a smartphone is to cede some part of yourself to it. The [Read Entire Story]

U.S. Department of Justice Investigating Claims AT&T, Verizon and GSMA Colluded to Prevent Customers From Easily Switching Carriers [Updated]

The United States Department of Justice today launched an antitrust investigation to determine whether U.S. carriers, including Verizon and AT&T, have coordinated to prevent consumers from easily switching wireless carriers, reports The New York Times. AT&T, Verizon, and GSMA, an industry group that sets mobile standards, were asked in February for documents related to their efforts to hinder the implementation of eSIMs. An embedded SIM, or eSIM, is a standardized chip that's designed to [Read Entire Story]

Abstract iPhone Case

This is the Abstract iPhone Case by Agathecase. This iPhone case goes for 12.00-21.00 and has this to offer for those who might be interested in purchasing this case: Abstract Stylish protective dual layer tough case from Agathe. We now offer tough case (more protective) and single layer case (slimmer snap on case) for iPhone series (5/6/6P/7/7P/8/8P/X) Tough case: – made of two layers, the inner soft liner (available in black or transparent*) and the hard outer shell with matte [Read Entire Story]

Deer iPhone Case

This is the Deer iPhone Case by Agathecase. This iPhone case goes for 12.00-21.00 and has this to offer for those who might be interested in purchasing this case: Deer illustration Stylish protective dual layer tough iPhone case from Agathe. We now offer tough case (more protective) and single layer case (slimmer snap on case) for iPhone series (5/6/6P/7/7P/8/8P/X) Tough case: – made of two layers, the inner soft liner (available in black or transparent*) and the hard outer shell with [Read Entire Story]

Apple Is Developing Its Own Tech For Better Displays For Its Devices

Word has it that Apple is planning on using its own displays for its future iPhones and Apple Watches, which means the displays could be brighter, and have an improved battery life. Bloomberg reports that the Cupertino-based company is working on developing new screen technology in California. The development is taking place in a facility in Santa Clara, California, where Apple is testing a small number of MicroLED screens. MicroLED screens are an up-and-coming technology that use different [Read Entire Story]

Purple Floral iPhone Case

This is the Purple Floral iPhone Case by Agathecase. This iPhone case goes for 12.00-21.00 and has this to offer for those who might be interested in purchasing this case: Purple floral Stylish protective dual layer tough iPhone case from Agathe. We now offer tough case (more protective) and single layer case (slimmer snap on case) for iPhone series (5/6/6P/7/7P/8/8P/X) Tough case: – made of two layers, the inner soft liner (available in black or transparent*) and the hard outer shell [Read Entire Story]

Apple Adds New ‘Families’ Section to its Website With Tips for Parents

In the wake of urging from investors to do more about smartphone addiction among children, Apple has added a new "Families" section to its website that outlines parental control tools and information that parents should be aware of. The mini site is broken into several sections that highlight a range of kid-friendly features that Apple has put into place like app recommendations, in-app purchase controls, restrictions on apps that can be downloaded, internet limiting tools, Find My Friends, [Read Entire Story]

One Apple repair center has dialed 911 around 1,600 times and no one knows why

An Apple repair and refurbishment center called 911 about 1,600 times over the past four months. But not because they're plagued with emergencies. Rather, the calls are all accidents, as reported by CBS13 in Sacramento (via The Washington Post). ; SEE ALSO: 'She's not waking up:' Boy saves mom using Siri to call ambulance The facility in question is the Apple repair center in Elk Grove, Calif., and the calls are usually fielded by the Elk Grove police station. The Sacramento County sheriff's [Read Entire Story]

Floral Carpet iPhone Case

This is the Floral Carpet iPhone Case by Agathecase. This iPhone case goes for 12.00-21.00 and has this to offer for those who might be interested in purchasing this case: Floral carpet Stylish protective dual layer tough case from Agathe. We now offer tough case (more protective) and single layer case (slimmer snap on case) for iPhone series (5/6/6P/7/7P/8/8P/X) Tough case: – made of two layers, the inner soft liner (available in black or transparent*) and the hard outer shell with [Read Entire Story]

Best Twitter Apps to Replace the Default Twitter App

Best Twitter Apps to Replace the Default Twitter App is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. Stop using the default Twitter app or the Twitter website where you need to deal with the frustrating layout and out of order Tweets. You don’t need to be a Twitter power user to get benefits from these default Twitter app alternatives. Instead of listing a ton of great Twitter apps that you then have to narrow your way down through, we’ve already done that to find the best Twitter app [Read Entire Story]

iOS 11.2.5 Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know Now

iOS 11.2.5 Problems: 5 Things You Need to Know Now is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. Apple’s iOS 11.2.5 update fixes several lingering issues, but its also brought its own collection of problems to iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The iOS 11.2.5 update went through an extensive beta, but some iOS 11.2.5 users are reporting installation problems, abnormal battery drain, Wi-Fi problems, lag, and issues with Bluetooth. In this guide we take a look at the iOS 11.2.5 problems plaguing [Read Entire Story]

Elephant iPhone Case

This is the Elephant iPhone Case by Agathecase. This iPhone case goes for 12.00-21.00 and has this to offer for those who might be interested in purchasing this case: Elephant Stylish protective dual layer tough iPhone case from Agathe. We now offer tough case (more protective) and single layer case (slimmer snap on case) for iPhone series (5/6/6P/7/7P/8/8P/X) Tough case: – made of two layers, the inner soft liner (available in black or transparent*) and the hard outer shell with matte [Read Entire Story]

Highlights of Apple’s 2018 Shareholders Meeting

Apple's annual shareholders meeting took place at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park this morning, with shareholders gathering to vote on proposals and ask questions of Apple executives. Apple does not live stream its shareholders meetings, but several members of the press, such as CNET's Shara Tibken and Business Insider's Kif Leswing, were at the event and shared details on what was covered on Twitter. Image via Shara Tibken Much of the meeting was spent discussing shareholder [Read Entire Story]

Why Apple doesn’t need to sell more iPhones anymore

There's a common misunderstanding that if a company doesn't sell more of something, it means the product is a failure. Case in point: iPhone sales fell year-over-year, and because of it, people trotted back out the same old tired narrative that Apple is doomed...again. But for real this time! They claim the iPhone X is a failure because $1,000 is simply too expensive for a phone! But this narrative couldn't be further from the truth. Apple doesn't need to sell a higher number of iPhones at lower [Read Entire Story]

Apple Employees to Receive 50% Off HomePod

Apple employees will be able to purchase one of Apple's new HomePod speakers at a significant discount, with Apple dropping the price by 50 percent for its staff members. Several Apple employees have taken to Twitter to share news of Apple's generosity, and Bloomberg's Mark Gurman has confirmed the discount. In the United States, the HomePod is priced at $349, so employees will be able to purchase it at a discounted rate of around $175. By offering the HomePod to employees at a [Read Entire Story]