Another year, another iPhone prototype surfaces on eBay. This time, it's an iPhone 6 prototype running Apple's 'SwitchBoard' software, which is used by testers, and disables the calling as well as camera functions. Plus, it has the rare red lightning connector, only found on test units. "I bought this item from a friend of mine, it is a iPhone 6 prototype, it has no FCC logos, Serial Number or Imei. From what I know it runs a debugging OS called SwitchBoard and features a red lightning dock port with a serial number of C39NW00KG876," said the seller. Unfortunately, once bidding reached $53,000, the listing was taken down by the auction site. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
It's only a matter of time until Nintendo officially reveals the NX, but for now, we'll have to settle for these purported controller shots. A few years back, rumors swirled that Nintendo partnered with Sharp to use its free-form LCD display technology, and the design appears to make use of this new screen. Nintendo's patent for this controller shows two physical joysticks, and two buttons to be pressed by the index fingers on top of the screen. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of crazy powerline arcing phase to phase.
You've seen the 4" 6C / 5 SE, now check out what the iPhone 7 might look like, without a headphone jack. That's right, it's rumored that Apple's next-generation handset will be 10% thinner, and use the Lightning connector instead for audio output - meaning you'll have to purchase all new wired headphones, or just use Bluetooth models. However, a Lightning to 3.5mm adapter will most likely be released, and be priced upwards of $20. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates and things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing just how insane professional R/C car racing really is.
Here's a first look at the upcoming iPhone 6C / 7C / Mini that should be announced at Apple's press event in September. This engineering sample from iPhone maker Foxconn is allegedly a "4-inch iPhone 2016 model design, [which has a] similar design like [the] iPhone 6S, but smaller." The company has been rumored to be working on a smaller model, and this would fall right in line with the rumors. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny school pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the Star Wars Force Awakens opening as an anime.
Bugatti officially confirmed the Chiron yesterday, this new successor to the Veyron boasts a Vision GT-inspired grille, headlights with LED DRLs (Daytime Running Lights) and widened fenders. In previous spy shots, we got a preview of its new rear end, complete with four central-mounted exhaust pipes, a sleek diffuser, double taillights and an air brake. Click here for more pictures. Continue reading for a video and more information.
There have been more than enough Bugatti Chiron photos surfacing online these past few weeks, but we haven't yet gotten a glimpse of its front end, that is until...this video was captured by AUTO BILD TV as it tries to get around a truck hauling lumber on a narrow road. A horseshoe grille is visible, along with the same headlights found on the behemoth Bugatti Vision GT. Continue reading for another video and more information.
The elusive Bugatti Chiron was spotted in Lavis, Italy without camouflage, just a sleek matte black paint job. For those who have seen in the Vision GT concept, you'll see that many styling cues were borrowed from the design concept. The side profile sports the same elliptical crease, along with the much cleaner roof line leading into a new rear end. Unfortunately, this person was not able to catch it on video. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Boeing recently provided Fox Trot Alpha with never before seen images of their stealth jet, called "Quiet Bird", from the 1960s. It's also known as Model 853, and the company claims that official records of the program were probably destroyed in 1970s. These images from 1962-1963 are from Boeing's Wichita facility on a radar range, and while no actual flights took place during testing, they were able to drastically decrease the radar signature of a tactical aircraft. Continue reading for more images and information.
Here's a first look at Samsung's Project Valley, which is a smartphone that supposedly folds in half like a book - or the Nintendo DS. In addition to the flexible display, it features a Snapdragon 620 or 820 processor, 3GB of RAM, a microSD expansion slot and a non-removable battery. No word yet on pricing or availability, but expect it to be priced higher than the current Galaxy offerings. Click here to view the first image in this week's art of trolling gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of what appears to be two trucks driving through the forest, but really isn't.
Apple fanatics probably already know that the company is holding a press event on September 9th, but the first images of assembled pink iPhone 6S models (both standard and plus versions) have surfaced ahead of the official launch on September 18th. While technical specifications have not been released, Chinese blog Daliulian says they will feature A9 processor, 2GB of RAM and sport a 12-megapixel main camera. Continue reading for more pictures.