After months of leaked parts and assembled dummies, a fully-functional iPhone 6 running iOS 8 has surfaced. Yes, there is noticeable space for an extra row of icons on your home screen. Venture Beat reports, "...the photos also show off a revamped icon for Apple's Passbook app, which adds a new line and a tiny image of a coffee cup. That buoys rumors that Apple will be making a big mobile payments play with the iPhone 6, likely with NFC integration." Continue reading for more videos.
After the seemingly endless leak of iPhone 6 parts over the past few weeks, it was only a matter of time before assembled handsets surfaced, albeit non-functional. The first things you'll notice are its 4.7-inch display, curved design, and antenna bands on the rear of the case. Unfortunately, you'll have to wait until next week to see if Apple made any improvements to the fingerprint sensor. Continue reading for another video.
Feld & Volk, a luxury iPhone vendor, has managed to come across two new photos of a production 4.7-inch iPhone 6. In addition to showing off its slim body, they give us a glimpse of the front panel's slightly tapered edges melding seamlessly into the rounded edges of the rear shell. Early reports say that the phone could boast a flexible and scratch-proof sapphire Retina display (1704 x 904 resolution), a quicker A8 processor, improved rear-facing camera, and built-in wireless charging support. The video above shows a conceptual "instant charging" station where the battery is swapped out for a fully charged one when placed in the dock. Continue reading for leaked images of a reversible Lightning cable, and more information.
So far, we know that Star Wars Episode VII is set approximately thirty years after Return of the Jedi and the demise of Darth Vader, centering around a trio of young characters. Now, the first images of the new stormtrooper helmet have leaked out, according to Indie Revolver. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a giant spider photobombing a live news report.
According to TMZ, this prototype iPhone 6 was smuggled out of a Foxconn factory in China by an ex-employee who worked in the company's hardware department designing the outer casing for the new model. It's apparently running a test version of iOS, "which is SOP during the development stage for security purposes." The employee says the "phone is noticeably lighter ... and appears to have a new sensor on the front." Click here to view the first image in this week's demotivational poster gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an immensely talented guitar player that's younger than most.
Sure, this may be low quality camera phone footage from San Diego Comic Con 2014, but it's a first look at Batman vs. Superman nonetheless. This teaser trailer opens with a shot of Batman pulling a tarp off of the Batsignal. You get a glimpse of the amazing Batsuit, similar to the Frank Miller battle armor, complete with glowing white eyes. Continue reading for the teaser trailer review and more information.
Here's a first look at what the Windows 9 start menu will look like, courtesy of My Digital Life. Microsoft reported that the update would allow Modern apps to run within individual windows, and from the image above, you can see users will have the option to "minimize" the whole Modern experience. Continue reading for more.
Marques Brownlee, a popular YouTube personality purportedly received an early iPhone 6 sapphire crystal display from a known Apple leaker Sonny Dickson. In addition to being paper thin, Brownlee shows that the new screen measures 4.7-inches diagonally, which falls in line with the rumors that Apple will release two different-sized iPhones this year: A 4.7" and 5.5". Continue reading for the video and more information.
There have been plenty of iPhone 6 leaks showing just the outer shell and / or a dummy device, but now a Taiwanese pop star, Jimmy Lin, has apparently gotten his hands on an actual prototype device, hardware and all. The images you're about to see confirm the updated model will have a larger 4.7-inch screen as well as a relocated power button for easier one-handed operation. Continue reading for more.
Currently filming in Abu Dhabi, Star Wars Episode VII director J.J. Abrams are using lots of real buildings and creatures rather than rely heavily on CGI. TMZ has just posted a new batch of leaked photos that "show off a giant creature - which is supposedly controlled by five people inside of it - as well plenty of Tatooine costumes and a ramshackle marketplace," according to The Verge. Continue reading to see more.