Gallery: Beats’ exotic 105,000 square feet office in California

Gallery: Beats’ exotic 105,000 square feet office in California
Early last year, Beats announced it would be renovating an abandoned warehouse in Southern California to become its newest office. Located in Culver City, just minutes from Los Angeles, the area purchased measures in at a whopping 105,000 square feet and reportedly sold for upwards of $20 million. It also includes two massive employee parking lots. […]

iCloud Mail experiencing issues with slower than normal responses

iCloud Mail experiencing issues with slower than normal responses
iCloud Mail is currently experiencing service issues. The conflict has been impacting users for more than an hour and is currently ongoing according to Apple’s system status page. “Users may experience slower than normal response when using iCloud mail,” Apple’s description of the service disruption says. It appears Apple’s App Store, iTunes Store, and iBooks […]

Apple: How to fix Yosemite Public Beta code if it says already been redeemed

Apple: How to fix Yosemite Public Beta code if it says already been redeemed
Earlier today Apple opened up its public beta program for the upcoming OS X Yosemite release allowing the public to download the beta build from the Mac App Store. Those who signed up for the program received a code through Apple’s Beta Program website, but a number of users reported experiencing an error that said […]

Gmail for iOS updated with ‘Insert from Drive’ and ‘Save to Drive’

Gmail for iOS updated with ‘Insert from Drive’ and ‘Save to Drive’
Google has released an update to Gmail for iOS this afternoon that brings “Insert from Drive” and “Save to Drive” functionality to the iPhone and iPad. The update brings the app up to par with the Gmail app for Android and web, allowing users to insert files stored in their Google Drive accounts directly from their […]

Hands-on with a functional 4.7-inch iPhone 6 clone, attention to detail is ridiculous (Video)

Hands-on with a functional 4.7-inch iPhone 6 clone, attention to detail is ridiculous (Video)
A functional “Wico6″ iPhone 6 clone has made its way into a detailed hands-on video published by YouTuber Danny Winget. This functional clone mimics Apple’s iPhone in almost every way possible, all the way down to the packaging and accessories. So what’s the big deal? Apple clones pop up all of the time. Well, the […]

Kamcord now uploading 1hr of mobile gameplay video every min, launches redesigned social iOS app

Kamcord now uploading 1hr of mobile gameplay video every min, launches redesigned social iOS app
Kamcord, the SDK that lets iOS developers offer gameplay recording and sharing functionality, is today launching a redesigned community iOS app while announcing some impressive new milestones for the service. Kamcord’s Eric Edelman tells me the company is doing “greater than 1% of YouTube’s upload volume now,” which means it’s uploading more than 1 hour of […]

Instagram’s plan for new ‘Bolt’ one-tap photo messaging app leaks?

Instagram’s plan for new ‘Bolt’ one-tap photo messaging app leaks?
Instagram is reportedly working on a new photo sharing app called “Bolt,” according to screenshots that surfaced online today (via The Verge). The leak comes from an advertisement for the app that appeared inside of the Instagram for Android app (pictured above). The notification, which some users noticed and posted screenshots of online, appears to […]

As iPhone 6 enters production, even more internal components leak

As iPhone 6 enters production, even more internal components leak
Both NowhereElse.fr and Apple.club.tw have published images of a myriad of alleged iPhone 6 components. This includes pictures of home buttons, ribbon cables and other elements of the device. Yet another photo of the iPhone 6 design is also included, this time shown off in the gold styling. The hole for the Apple logo is also visible, as discussed […]

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public Beta

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public Beta
Apple has started sending out OS X Yosemite builds for Beta Program, as announced yesterday. The build is being sent out to a million Beta Program members. Participants can get a redemption code from the site, to redeem in the Mac App Store. Apple has said that Apple will not update the Beta Program Yosemite builds as often as […]

9to5Toys Lunch Break: Timbuk2 up to 50% off, Lumsing power banks up to 80% off, NES controller for iOS, more

9to5Toys Lunch Break: Timbuk2 up to 50% off, Lumsing power banks up to 80% off, NES controller for iOS, more
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Timbuk2 1-Day Sale up to 50% off: Messenger Bags, Backpacks, more Lumsing electronic accessories up to 80% off at Amazon 8Bitdo brings retro gaming to iOS, Android, Mac and more with its NES Bluetooth controller Fantastical […]

Apple maintains lead over Samsung as top tablet vendor in Q2 as both lose share to others

Apple maintains lead over Samsung as top tablet vendor in Q2 as both lose share to others
With Apple’s Q3 earnings call this week revealing iPad sales of 13.3 million units for the quarter and Tim Cook making a point of defending the category, today we get a look at how Apple is doing overall with IDC’s latest numbers for worldwide tablet shipments. While noting that tablet shipments worldwide grew 11% year-over-year, […]

Square gets automation-savvy with new IFTTT channel

Square gets automation-savvy with new IFTTT channel
The mobile payment service Square is getting even smarter thanks to the automation service If This Then That. An entirely new set of possibilities for features that will benefit merchants and mobile payment customers has been unlocked thanks to Square integration with If This Then That, or IFTTT, through a dedicated Square channel on the popular automation service. At the time of […]

Pixite’s new 3D photo editing app Matter debuts on iPhone and iPad

Pixite’s new 3D photo editing app Matter debuts on iPhone and iPad
Pixite is out today with a new photo editing app for iPhone and iPad called Matter. The app allows you to embed and manipulate 3D objects in your photography or photos from others to give your photos an impressive science fiction effect. This is achieved by Matter’s ability to intelligently apply shadows and reflections that match […]

Modern Combat 5: Blackout released after earlier embarrassing leak by competition winners

Modern Combat 5: Blackout released after earlier embarrassing leak by competition winners
‘Modern Combat 5: Blackout,’ the game embarrassingly leaked by competition winners given early access to it, is now available on iTunes. First seen in a trailer in early June, Gameloft claims that the latest installment is the best yet. Step into the action as the latest installment in the best FPS series raises the bar for shooters […]

‘The iPhone 6 Effect’ helping boost Asian economies by as much as 8.6 percent, say analysts

‘The iPhone 6 Effect’ helping boost Asian economies by as much as 8.6 percent, say analysts
Component orders by Apple for the iPhone 6 are a significant factor in the current thriving state of a number of Asian economies, say analysts and government officials cited by the WSJ. Analysts expect companies from Taiwan, Japan and South Korea that supplied earlier versions of the iPhone to produce key components like displays, camera lenses […]

Spurious claim Apple will release 4.7- and 5.5-inch iPhones separately ‘to avoid competition’

Spurious claim Apple will release 4.7- and 5.5-inch iPhones separately ‘to avoid competition’
Supply-chain rumors are can be unreliable sources at the best of times, but never more so than when they claim to offer insight into Apple’s strategic plans. DigiTimes is claiming that Apple will be launching the 4.7- and 5.5-inch models of the iPhone 6 separately “to avoid competition between the two models.” The different timetables have been […]

Bēhance concept shows gorgeous (if impractical) Apple 4K display renders

Bēhance concept shows gorgeous (if impractical) Apple 4K display renders
When Apple made a big fuss over the ability of the Mac Pro to support three 4K displays, it signalled that it could only be a matter of time before the company created its own. As I predicted back in October of last year, the company made no attempt to rush this, but we’re now hearing that […]

Apple seeds Safari 7.1 and 6.2 beta 2 to developers, asks developers to test password and credit card autofill

Apple seeds Safari 7.1 and 6.2 beta 2 to developers, asks developers to test password and credit card autofill
Earlier this month Apple seeded the first beta versions of Safari 7.1 (for Mavericks) and 6.2 (for Mountain Lion) to developers. Tonight a second beta has been published. Interestingly, aside from the focus areas outlined with the previous beta, Apple is also requesting that developers taking this beta for a spin try out the password […]

Apple announces August 2nd opening of Wuxi, China retail store

Apple announces August 2nd opening of Wuxi, China retail store
Apple has officially announced plans to open its new Wuxi, China retail store on August 2nd, according to a listing on the company’s website. The new establishment, which will be the 12th official Apple retail store in the country, will be located in the Center 66 Mall (pictured above). However, there don’t seem to be […]

Major case makers banking on leaked iPhone 6 design

Major case makers banking on leaked iPhone 6 design
  For the past few months there have been a host of leaked schematics and dummies of the next-generation iPhone. While the veracity of those leaks won’t be fully confirmed until Apple shows the device off to the public later this year, at least one case designer is already creating covers for the phone based […]