Apple Might Turn Back to Glass Case for Futuristic iPhone in 2017

8:00 AM, Apr. 18th, 2016 · · iPhone

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Apple could turn to a page from yesteryear when it comes to the next major form factor change in the iPhone, according to KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo [via 9to5Mac]. The analyst said that Apple is planning to ditch aluminum for an iPhone refresh and return to an all-glass enclosure—but interestingly he says Apple will do so in 2017. 

Flexible Gooseneck MFi-Certified Lightning Cable: $13.99

4:49 PM, Apr. 13th, 2016 · · iPhone

Flexible Gooseneck MFi-Certified Lightning Cable

It's a Lightning cable, 18-inches long, stiff, yet flexible, and can be bent into just about any shape you need, even the one in the image where it's holding an iPhone up like  stand. We have a deal on it for you at $13.99, more than 60 percent off retail.

iOS: Block People from Calling or Texting You

9:10 AM, Apr. 8th, 2016 · · iPhone

How to block people from calling or texting in iOS

Solicitation calls and texts can be incredibly annoying and intrusive, but your iPhone's got your back. In this Quick Tip, we'll describe how to block people from contacting you and how to unblock them if you've done so accidentally. 

ThinCharge iPhone 6/6S Battery Case: $56.99

4:32 PM, Apr. 7th, 2016 · · iPhone

ThinCharge iPhone 6/6S Battery Case

We have a deal for you today on the ThinCharge iPhone 6/6S Battery Case, a thin battery case with a 2,600mAh capacity. You control the charging with a button, and there's an LED indicator for when it's doing it's thing. It has pass-through charging that charges your phone first, and then the case, when it's plugged in. You can get it through our deal for $56.99.

The iPhone Security Flaw That Apple Intentionally Creates

3:45 PM, Apr. 5th, 2016 · · iPhone

Apple's iPhone convenience features are risky

Apple includes certain convenience functions in iOS that make life better. Then, as a result, inventive users find workarounds that expose private information using special techniques. This is often labelled a "Security Flaw."  Of course, it's nothing of the sort.  But the bigger question is, what is Apple thinking?

iPhone SE More Fragile than iPhone 6s in SquareTrade Testing

5:38 PM, Apr. 4th, 2016 · · iPhone

iPhone SE, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus in SquareTrade Testing

SquareTrade released the results of its iPhone SE testing, and it turns out the device was less strong than its larger siblings, iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. The iPhone SE bent, cracked, shattered, and drowned before the larger models in most of the tests.

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My gut expected the smaller iPhone SE to be sturdier than its larger counterparts. That wasn't the case, which really just makes me respect iPhone 6s all that much more.