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iPhone 6 Problem Leaves Customers Bent Out of Shape
iPhone

iPhone 6 Problem Leaves Customers Bent Out of Shape

Some customers have had problems with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus bending from being kept in pockets.
Carly Okyle
Apple Sells 10 Million iPhones in First Weekend
iPhone

Apple Sells 10 Million iPhones in First Weekend

The company broke its own sales record from last year and had twice as many opening weekend sales than it did with the iPhone 5 in 2012.
Benjamin Kabin
A New BlackBerry Smartphone Is Coming
Productivity

A New BlackBerry Smartphone Is Coming

The struggling tech maker is hoping to rebound with the release of the Passport, which it calls the 'IMAX of productivity.'
Laura Entis
10 Awesome Cases For Your New iPhone 6
iphone 6

10 Awesome Cases For Your New iPhone 6

The hoards have begun gathering ahead of the iPhone 6 release tomorrow. Here's a look.
Lisa Eadicicco
The Wait for Apple's iPhone 6 Smashes Record in Manhattan
Customer Loyalty

The Wait for Apple's iPhone 6 Smashes Record in Manhattan

The line of people out front of Apple's flagship store was completely ridiculous.
Katie Little
Will Sony Get Its Groove Back?
Technology

Will Sony Get Its Groove Back?

The struggling tech maker expects to post an annual net loss that's nearly five times more than initially estimated.
Arjun Kharpal
This Man Made His Smartphone 'Distraction-Free' -- And It Changed His Life
Mobile

This Man Made His Smartphone 'Distraction-Free' -- And It Changed His Life

By removing a critical majority of his iPhone apps, the designer Jake Knapp says he lengthened his attention span and relearned how to 'enjoy (or at least be okay with) moments of boredom.'
Geoff Weiss
Apple Pay May Be the Creative Leap That Outmaneuvers Samsung
Mobile Payments

Apple Pay May Be the Creative Leap That Outmaneuvers Samsung

Former Apple CEO John Sculley argues, however, that Samsung and others still have some time to come up with an alternative.
John Sculley
Best Idea Ever: A Walkway for Smartphone-Addicted Pedestrians
Mobile Devices

Best Idea Ever: A Walkway for Smartphone-Addicted Pedestrians

A theme park in China has created a 164-foot lane for pedestrians to use as they tap away at their phones. The concept borrows heavily from an experiment conducted by National Geographic in Washington, D.C., last July.
Geoff Weiss
Steve Jobs Was Completely Wrong About Why People Like the iPhone
iPhone

Steve Jobs Was Completely Wrong About Why People Like the iPhone

No big screens! Well, let's re-think that, shall we?
How Today's Tech-Savvy Employees Are Challenging the Traditional Role of Corporate IT
Workplace Technology

How Today's Tech-Savvy Employees Are Challenging the Traditional Role of Corporate IT

The generation just entering the workforce has no patience with their employer's technology if they can figure a hack that makes work easier.
Arthur Chang
Go Big or Go Home: Apple Officially Unveils iPhone 6 With Larger Displays
Smartphones

Go Big or Go Home: Apple Officially Unveils iPhone 6 With Larger Displays

The sixth-generation iPhones also come with a new Retina HD display and a mobile payments system that some say could upend the credit-card industry.
Geoff Weiss
Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'
Mobile

Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'

Making less of an impact than Amazon hoped, the company dropped the price of the Fire Phone from $199 to 99 cents.
Nina Zipkin
Here's How You Can Watch Apple's iPhone 6 Event Today
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Here's How You Can Watch Apple's iPhone 6 Event Today

If you're an Apple fan, you won't want to miss a second.
Jason Fell