The iPhone 5S Motion Sensors Are Totally Screwed Up

Since the iPhone 5S landed in the hands of new owners a few weeks ago, there have been reports that on-board sensors like the gyroscope, compass, and accelerometer haven't been working properly on some devices. We've confirmed the new iPhone's failings on our own. It's not just off. It's embarrassing. » 10/03/13 12:45pm 10/03/13 12:45pm

Easily Turn Your iPhone 5 Into GTA V's iFruit

Grand Theft Auto has long been known for parodying everything from vehicles, to advertising, to pop culture, to even the technology that dominates the time. So it's not surprising to see one of the characters in the recently released GTA V using an iPhone parody called the iFruit. And now you can actually get your… » 9/30/13 10:45pm 9/30/13 10:45pm

Goodbye iPhone, The Samsung Galaxy Note II is My New Gaming Phone

Up until recently I'd been counting the days until my December mobile phone upgrade eligibility, the day I could extend my contract for another two years in exchange for a discounted iPhone 5. There'd been a gnawing anxiety deep in my gut, growing stronger each day my friends possessed Apple's latest gadget and I did… » 12/20/12 4:55pm 12/20/12 4:55pm

Woman's Husband Apparently Won't Buy Her an iPhone 5, So She Protests

This Saturday, Apple opened its newest store in Beijing. The Apple Wangfujing store is Asia's largest, and there were around one thousand people lined up at the opening. There was also this woman.


Dressed in red, she carried a sign that read: "My husband wont buy me an iPhone 5; Searching for my jeweled encrusted… » 10/22/12 6:00am 10/22/12 6:00am

"Hopeless" Foxconn Workers Are Making the iPhone 5

Riots have broken out » 9/25/12 4:00am 9/25/12 4:00am at the Foxconn factory where the iPhone 5 is being assembled. Production was suspended. Reports are that late last Sunday night, approximately 2,000 workers became enraged and began to trash the Foxconn Taiyuan campus. The incident was sparked by a security guard allegedly beating two workers.

What Do You Know, Games Really Do Look Better On The iPhone 5

It sure seemed to make sense that the iPhone 5 would be better for games, given that it has a larger screen. But all the same, I didn't really care—I was more interested in playing with my friends than I was in upgraded tech. » 9/21/12 9:20pm 9/21/12 9:20pm

Developer Gets Why Gamers Scoff at iPhone 5, but Says It’s an “Awesome …

The iPhone 5 could potentially be a big step up for mobile gaming. But lots of video game enthusiasts still think of the mobile landscape as a backwater to be snickered at. You might think that Firemonkeys executive producer Rob Murray—who makes the Real Racing series for Apple's iDevices—would be offended to hear… » 9/14/12 3:30pm 9/14/12 3:30pm

Forget The iPhone 5's New Tech. I'm Switching Back Because I Miss My…

On Wednesday, Apple announced the iPhone 5. I'll be ordering one today, even though I've had an Android for two years. I'm not making the switch because of the phone's (kinda) hot new tech. I'm making the switch because I miss my friends. » 9/14/12 9:00am 9/14/12 9:00am

This is Not an Xbox 360 Game. It's an iPhone Game. Serious.

Sure, racing games have it easier than most when it comes to making things look pretty, but still. Come on. Just look at this. There are enough jaggies to make me think it's almost a 100% genuine screenshot, but enough of everything else to think that, yeah, maybe the new iPhone 5 will be pretty damn great for video… » 9/12/12 7:16pm 9/12/12 7:16pm

Release the iPhone 5 and We'll Sue You, Warns Chinese Company

Um. Okay. Deep breath. The folks behind the Goophone i5, the Android-powered iPhone 5 clone » 9/06/12 7:15am 9/06/12 7:15am, are threatening to sue Apple if the California-based tech giant releases the iPhone 5 and if it looks like the Goophone i5. Or something.