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Apple iPhone Xs and Xs Max

Apple iPhone Xs and Xs Max

Apple’s iPhone Xs Max has a 6.5″ edge-to-edge display, while the Xs has a 5.8″ display. Both feature improved cameras, including the addition of a portrait mode that lets you adjust background focus after shooting. They also have a more powerful and efficient processor.

iPhone 8/8 Plus (Product) Red

iPhone 8/8 Plus (Product) Red

The new red and black colorway of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are part of Apple’s partnership with (RED), an organization that gathers funds for HIV and AIDS programs in Africa. Part of the proceeds from these smartphones are donated to (RED).

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Your Phone is Dying

Your Phone is Dying

(PG-13: Language) If you’re hooked on your smartphone, there are few things worse than your device giving up on life as part of its planned obsolescence. College Humor pokes fun at a man struggling with the final moments in the life of his phone.

iPhone X Invisibility Hack

iPhone X Invisibility Hack

Software developer Kazuya Noshiro shows off a nifty trick he pulled off using the iPhone X’s cameras which allows the user to camouflage their face against the background, making them appear to be invisible.

WALTR 2

WALTR 2

Waltr 2 is a Mac and Windows program that lets you transfer music, video, ePub and PDF files to iOS devices over USB or Wi-Fi. No need for iTunes. It automatically grabs metadata online, and converts your music or video for playback if needed. It also supports legacy iPods.

Best iPhone Wallet Cases

Best iPhone Wallet Cases

So you just picked up that shiny new iPhone 8 or iPhone X. They both look great, but with both phones sporting a glass back, you need a case more than ever. Everyday Carry makes their picks for eight great iPhone cases that double as storage for cards, cash, and more.

What Animoji Sound Like

What Animoji Sound Like

We fully anticipate that the iPhone X’s animoji will be overplayed any day now, but for the moment, we’re still enjoying their novelty. Beatboxer and impressionist RudiRok applies his vocal talents to imagine what each character might sound like.

Animoji Karaoke

Animoji Karaoke

With the release of the iPhone X, we were pretty sure that Animoji were just going to be a dumb gimmick. However, videos of creative uses for the silly avatars are starting to prove us wrong, like this amazing version of Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody. Head to YouTube for much more.

Testing (and Tricking) FaceID

Testing (and Tricking) FaceID

Apple’s iPhone X has started to arrive, and one of the big questions is how well FaceID works, and how easy it is to fool it. The Wall Street Journal recently put the phone to the test and shared their results. TL;DW? Don’t buy one if you have an identical twin.

Making an iPhone 8 Ring

Making an iPhone 8 Ring

Patrick Adair loves to make rings out of uncommon or unusual materials. For his latest project, he waited hours to be one of the first to get an iPhone 8. Then he promptly destroyed it to make an accessory that would be at right at home in The Ninth World.

Protanopia Digital Comic for iOS

Protanopia Digital Comic for iOS

(PG-13) The future of comic books. Written, illustrated and animated by André Bergs, Protanopia is a digital comic book set during World War II. Each panel is made of layers of animated 3D models. When you tilt your iOS device, the panels’ view adjusts accordingly.

Housecraft for iOS

Housecraft for iOS

The best furniture augmented reality app we’ve seen. Housecraft for iOS 11 is incredibly responsive and has resizable furniture and plants. You can save layouts and load them in other places. Or just see what it would be like if you had a dozen couches.

IKEA Place Augmented Reality App

IKEA Place Augmented Reality App

IKEA’s Place is a new app that takes advantage of iOS 11’s exclusive augmented reality features. Scan a space, then browse for furniture. Your chosen product will pop up on your iOS device’s screen, accurately scaled to your room. You can even go around and zoom in on the furniture.

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Temperature Sensitive iPhone Case

Temperature Sensitive iPhone Case
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Gecko’s lightweight iPhone cases not only protect your phone, they also serve as cool time wasters. Their color changes when they’re exposed to heat or cold. They come in black or red and are available for the iPhone 6, 6S, 6S Plus, 7 and 7 Plus.

iPhone X Announcement Parody

iPhone X Announcement Parody

(PG-13: Language) Apple just announced its latest $1000 wonderphone, and already the parodies are starting to roll in. We particularly enjoyed JacksFilms take on some of the phone’s more controversial and questionable design elements and features.

Apple iPhone X

Apple iPhone X

The iPhone “ten” has a nearly bezel-free 5.8″ OLED HDR display, dual 12mp cameras with OIS, Qi wireless charging, Apple’s most powerful mobile CPU, the A11 “Bionic,” and a facial recognition system that replaces TouchID. Pre-order on 10/27/17. Compare models here.

Hitcase Pro 2.0 Smartphone Case

Hitcase Pro 2.0 Smartphone Case

Tthe Hitcase Pro 2.0 is waterproof and drop-proof, and also allows for mounting of super-wide, wide, and macro lenses. The case itself is compatible with GoPro mounts for capturing action footage. Coming for iPhone 6 and 7, but we’re hoping for a 7 Plus version. (Thanks Matt!)

The Great iPhone Massacre

The Great iPhone Massacre

(PG-13: Language) Internet Historian looks at how thousands of idiots have been exposed over the years thanks to the iPhone, pranksters, and the Internet. The retrospective itself sounds too sad to be true, but they actually happened.

iPhone 7: Just Worse

iPhone 7: Just Worse

(PG-13: Language) CollegeHumor’s requisite bashing of the headphone jack-less iPhone 7 features Tim Cook having a nervous breakdown, and Jony Ive revealing himself to be what we suspected he was all along: a cold-blooded AI.

Giveaway: iPhone 7

Giveaway: iPhone 7

The shiny new iPhone 7 is here, but why pay for one when you can win one? All you need to do is head over to The Awesomer Shop and sign up to enter. You can earn bonus entries by sharing once you register too. (Prize value: $649, contest ends 10/21/16).

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idime for iPhones

idime for iPhones

The idime is a tiny and coin-shaped external flash storage device for iPhones. It comes with a USB adapter and a Lightning adapter to make it easier to transfer files to and from PCs or other iOS devices. It also has an optional magnetic iPhone case connector.

iKlip A/V

iKlip A/V
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IK Multimedia’s rig transforms your smartphone into serious pro video gear. It provides a rock solid grip, adds an XLR mic pre-amp, a wireless receiver bracket, phantom power for high-end microphones, and headphone monitoring. Holds devices with 3.5″ to 6″ screens.

iPhone Ringtones: Metal Edition

iPhone Ringtones: Metal Edition

Musician Jack Fliegler (aka “ToxicxEternity“) arranged this heavy metal tribute that seriously expands on one of today’s most familiar sounds: a stock iPhone ringtone. Our next request: the classic Nokia ringtone. Oh wait.

Centriphone & Centripro

Centriphone & Centripro

Nicolas Vuignier has open sourced his airplane-like DIY bullet-time rig. The Centriphone works with the iPhone 6 and 6S, while the Centripro works with the GoPro 3, 3+ and 4. Nicolas is also selling the rig to those who don’t have access to a 3D printer.

Centriphone

Centriphone

Skier Nicolas Vuignier performed a cool visual experiment that resulted in an awe-inspiring 360º surround view of himself as he swung his iPhone around using a tether. Combined with slow-motion, he created a sort of Matrix bullet-time effect on the slopes. (Thanks Adam!)

Deal: Peel iPhone Case

Deal: Peel iPhone Case
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Want to protect your precious iGadget, but don’t like to add bulk? The super-slim Peel iPhone case adds just 0.35mm to your iPhone, has zero branding, and is as close to weightless as you can get. Available for iPhone 6/6+ or 6S/6S+ in either grey or gold.

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