It’s barely past the morning of the Apple iPhone 8 launch, and pro photographers have already posted some sweet shots taken with the new handset. As it’s done with the iPhones before this, Apple has continually tweaked and improved its cameras. The iPhone 8 and larger 8 Plus lenses are the same as their predecessors, the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, respectively. But it’s put the upgrade in a new
Image: yvette tan/mashable By Yvette Tan2017-09-22 03:35:09 UTC It turns out people still care about the iPhone 8, despite the looming shadow of the flagship iPhone X coming out in a couple of months. A crowd of around 200 people made their way to Singapore’s Apple store, before the official launch on the morning of Sept. 22. 43-year-old Amin Dholiya was first in line. The businessman, who flew in from
245 Shares Apple CEO Tim Cook.Image: AP/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK By Shannon Connellan2017-09-12 00:15:50 UTC Apple’s having, let’s say, a busy week. In the lead-up to its low-key, laidback soiree on Tuesday (plugging leaks where possible), the company has thrown its hat in the ring for Australia’s biggest national debate: same-sex marriage. Apple has pledged support for marriage equality in Australia in an emailed statement sent by its public relations team on Sept.
282 Shares The iPhone 8 will only need millionths of a second to recognize your face.Image: Loris Ravera/mashable By Molly Sequin2017-08-21 22:49:05 UTC The iPhone 8 is expected to launch in September and will likely be packed with a bunch of new hardware including facial recognition technology. Now, a new report from the Korean Herald claims that the facial recognition technology used in the device will only take “millionths of
Holding back the vomit.Image: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty By Jack Morse2017-06-20 00:05:38 UTC Damn, Tim. You’re not looking so hot. Maybe, and I’m not a doctor, but could it be because you were forced to pay homage to The Great Orange One at the inaugural June 19 meeting of Trump’s American Technology Council? Or possibly, and I’m just spitballing here, you look like you just swallowed a first-generation iPhone simply because you
Image: karissa bell/mashable By Karissa Bell2017-06-06 00:27:08 UTC Apple just jumped head-first into augmented reality. Following months of speculation about what exactly the nature of its ambitions for augmented reality are, the company announced it’s building an AR platform directly into iOS. With ARKit, Apple is for the first time offering developers a suite of tools to make dedicated augmented reality apps for iPhones and iPads. Like other new iOS
Image: Xu Kangping/VCG, Getty Images By Adario Strange2017-04-18 01:03:36 UTC A shiny new iPhone is expected on the device’s 10th anniversary—but a new report hints there could be delays. One of the features expected in the upcoming iPhone 8 is a fingerprint sensor placed under the phone’s glass exterior. The result would be an even sleeker, seamless design and, presumably, more space for the iPhone’s display. However, according to
It’s so bright!Image: Stephen Lam/Getty Images By Jack Morse2017-03-28 00:38:43 UTC It’s hard out there for a keyboard jockey. Thankfully, Night Shift is here to save the day (er, night). Spending long hours staring at a computer has its ill effects, one of which being that the blue light pouring out of the screen is thought to wreak havoc on people’s circadian rhythms. This in turn makes it harder to