Topic: Mobile

Taco Bell Releases App for Ordering and Pick-Up; It’s Pretty Cool

Taco Bell Releases App for Ordering and Pick-Up; It’s Pretty Cool

"Live Mas," the icon reads, as if to say, Get out there! Try something new! Order a quesarito from your phone! That last bit is really what Taco Bell would like you to do with its new app, which just released today. … [Read more...]

The Entry-Level iPad Air 2 Costs About $275 to Build, Says Report

The Entry-Level iPad Air 2 Costs About $275 to Build, Says Report

"Affordable" and "Apple" aren't usually two words that end up in the same sentence, but the iPad Air 2 is actually quite affordable... to manufacture, anyway. According to a report published on Re/Code, the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Dropping Nokia Brand, Keeping Lumia

Microsoft Dropping Nokia Brand, Keeping Lumia

Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia went through this past spring, and since then there have been questions about what the Windows-maker will do with their smartphone branding. Back in April, I theorized that Microsoft … [Read more...]

Google News & Weather App Lands on iOS

Google News & Weather App Lands on iOS

Google is a unique company in that it actively develops and promotes a mobile operating system, yet also develops for competing platforms. Google apps are plentiful on iOS, and today, Apple's OS received yet another … [Read more...]

Apple Goes Old School, Pulls an App for a Lame Reason

Apple Goes Old School, Pulls an App for a Lame Reason

Apple's latest mobile OS release, iOS 8, is a big step for the company. It's the most open mobile operating system Apple has released thus far, and spending some time with it might have you believing that Apple … [Read more...]

The Incredible, Bendable iPhone 6 Plus

The Incredible, Bendable iPhone 6 Plus

Until the iPhone 6 Plus dropped on September 19, the largest phone Apple fans had to choose from touted a 4-inch display. The iPhone 5s, Apple's last-generation iPhone, was small but sturdy. It fit into pockets … [Read more...]

For Some, iOS 8 is Taking *Forever* to Download

For Some, iOS 8 is Taking *Forever* to Download

The latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 8, officially released to the public yesterday. Many iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners jumped on the update, starting the download right away. And some of … [Read more...]

Apple Store Still Isn’t Up, One Hour into iPhone 6 Pre-Orders

Apple Store Still Isn’t Up, One Hour into iPhone 6 Pre-Orders

It is almost ritual for the Apple faithful; staying up until midnight (or, on the east coast, setting an alarm for 2:55 a.m.) to pre-order the next version of the immensely popular iPhone. The process itself only … [Read more...]

John Gruber Takes a Shot at Predicting Future iPhone Resolutions

John Gruber Takes a Shot at Predicting Future iPhone Resolutions

If anyone on the planet can put together a decent theory regarding an Apple product, it's John Gruber. In this case, Gruber has taken a look at two products -- the dual iPhones we're expecting to see next month -- and … [Read more...]

Rumor: Samsung Z Scrapped?

Rumor: Samsung Z Scrapped?

Oh, Samsung. For the last few months, we’ve heard about the company’s idea for a high-end, Tizen-based smartphone called the Samsung Z. Most of what we’ve heard, however, has been mainly about the device’s … [Read more...]