This stylish, funny game about gentrification just won Apple’s iPhone game of the year award (AAPL)

Ben Esposito “Donut County” was just awarded the distinction of iPhone game of the year by Apple itself. The game, which costs $ 5, casts you as the pilot of a hole in the ground, with a mission to swallow up anything and everything. The game is silly, and fun to play, but it has […]

The Morning After: Smart helmets and Google Fi on iPhone

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. The LA Auto Show is in full swing, and you absolutely must see Audi’s slick E-Tron GT. In other news, Elon Musk’s LA tunnel plans have changed, and Nintendo is adopting a friendlier stance toward content creators on Twitch and YouTube. Have a nice Wednesday! Local politics aren’t boring […]

I’ve tried every single iPhone currently available — here’s my ranking of the 7 iPhones you can buy right now (AAPL)

Edgar Su/Reuters If you want to buy an iPhone right now, you have seven different options to choose from.  From the brand-new, futuristic iPhone XS to the old-but-good iPhone 7, the current iPhone lineup has a range of devices and price points.  At this point, I’ve tried all seven of Apple’s current iPhones. And although […]

The iPhone XS Max is an absolutely gorgeous phone, but it proves that bigger isn’t always better (AAPL)

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider There is a moment when you’re holding the gold iPhone XS Max in your hands where you’ll start doing the mental math.  “How much is $ 1,100, anyway?” you’ll ask yourself.See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Review: Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL are the best smartphones […]

Apple announces hardware issues with its iPhone X and 13-inch MacBook Pro

Getty/Carl Court On Friday, Apple announced that two of its products — the iPhone X and the 13-inch MacBook Pro (non Touch Bar) — have known hardware issues. Apple said that some iPhone X screens do not respond or intermittently respond to touch. For the 13-inch MacBook Pro, Apple said some devices might have an […]

Should Countries Profit Each Time You Buy an iPhone? This Economist Says Yes

The iPhone would not be such a smart phone without GPS, a touch screen or the internet. And who funded the development of those technologies? U.S. taxpayers, observes Mariana Mazzucato, who believes the state can be the boldest innovator, and ignoring it in Silicon Valley mythmaking is “extremely dangerous.” She points out that even the […]

While iPhone sales remain stagnant, Apple services hit $10 billion in revenue

Enlarge / One of several styled Apple logos associated with the October 30 event. (credit: Apple) Apple announced on its earnings call today that it had surpassed its revenue estimates for Q4 2018. The iPhone maker boasted $ 62.9 billion in revenue, slightly more than the $ 60-62 billion it previously estimated, as well as […]