1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger Bundle: $27.98

6:58 PM, Nov. 13th, 2015 · · iObserver

1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger Bundle

We have a deal for you today for your car. Or more specifically for your iPhone in your car.  It's a bundle on the 1byone Car Mount and 4-Port Smart Charger. The Car Mount has suction cup for mounting to your car, with a magnetic base to hold your device. The charger plugs into your car's cigarette lighter, as it used to be called, and it has four ports to make everyone in the car happy. It auto-detects the current needed by each device, too. With our deal, you can get both for $27.98.

TMO Daily Observations 2015-11-12: A Day with iPad Pro

1:12 PM, Nov. 12th, 2015 · · iObserver


It's been only a day since the iPad Pro was released and already people are forming their opinions on the mega-sized tablet. The Maccast's Adam Christianson joins Jeff Gamet to discuss what they think of the latest addition to the iPad line, and the different use cases they have planned for theirs.

Mozilla Brings Firefox to iPhone, iPad

11:32 AM, Nov. 12th, 2015 · · iObserver

Firefox on Apple's new iPad Pro

Mozilla finally released Firefox for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on Thursday, following through on their announcement from about a year ago. The iOS version of the Web browser supports syncing tabs, book marks, and history with other devices, and includes private browsing support, and includes iPad Pro support, too.

Apple Pay Person-to-person Payment Support May be in the Works

9:25 AM, Nov. 12th, 2015 · · iObserver

You may be able to pay your friends from your iPhone soon with Apple Pay

Apple may be planning on giving PayPal and Square a run for their money. The iPhone and iPad maker is reportedly working on deals with banks so Apple Pay users can make person-to-person payments.

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Adding personal payment support to Apple Pay would be a pretty big move. It's almost like Apple wants to make cash obsolete.

A Tale of Three iPhone Cases

4:40 PM, Nov. 11th, 2015 · · iObserver

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Dr. Mac likes iPhone cases and rarely leaves home without one. The case manufacturers have apparently taken note; in the weeks following the release of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus he received at least a dozen cases to check out.

So for the past couple of months he's been testing a different case every few days. Most cases worked as expected, and none of them was horrible, but there were only two that he liked enough to use everyday (at least when he's not testing other cases).

InstaAgent Pulled from App Store for Stealing User Names, Passwords

9:28 AM, Nov. 11th, 2015 · · iObserver

Uh oh! More malware found on the App Store!

Apple has pulled the popular InstaAgent app from the App Store after discovering it was harvesting Instagram user names and passwords. The app was touted as a tool to show who had viewed your Instagram profile, but instead was sending user's logins unencrypted to a remote server.

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More egg on Apple's face. The consolation is that Apple is a quick learner, so hackers hoping to slip through the process with similar techniques are most likely out of luck.

Apple Music Comes to Android on Google Play

2:25 PM, Nov. 10th, 2015 · · iObserver

Apple Music on Android

Apple released the Apple Music client for Android on Google Play, marking a major expansion of the music streaming service. It's also only the third Android app from Apple alongside a migration assistant tool called Move to iOS and Beats Pill+, a controller app for the Beats Pill+ Bluetooth speaker.

Titan Cable and Titan Loop Lightning Charger Bundle: $44.95

5:29 PM, Nov. 9th, 2015 · · iObserver

Titan Cable and Titan Loop Lightning Charger

We've been running deals on the Titan Lightning charger cables for a while, but today we have a bundle on both of them together. With this deal you can get the Titan Cable and Titan Loop Lightning Charger for $44.95. These products are designed to be tough, and they're wrapped in industrial-grade, flexible steel. The Titan Cable is 3-feet and 3-inches long,  while the Titan Loop is 9-inches long and designed to be small enough to loop and carry in your pocket. Check out the deal page for more information.