Google Adds Street View to Web-Based Google Maps for iPhone and other Devices

Google Street View Maps iPhone 5

On Thursday, Google added Street View to its new web version of Google Maps. The update allows smartphone users on multiple platforms to get walking and transit directions, and now street view. The update allows iPhone 5 and iOS 6 users to once again use Google Maps on their iPhone, with Apple CEO Tim Cook suggesting that users can open … Read More

Apple Releases Verizon Carrier Update for iPhone to Patch Cellular Data Drain on WiFi

Verizon iPhone 5 Carrier Settings Update

On Monday, Apple released a carrier update specifically for Verizon iPhone 5s to address an issue that caused the smartphone to still consume cellular data even while on WiFi, an issue that can be serious with Verizon’s tiered data plans. This carrier settings update resolves an issue in which, under certain circumstances, iPhone 5 may use Verizon cellular data while … Read More

Netflix for iOS Updated to Support iPhone 5’s Larger 4-inch Widescreen

Netflix iPhone 5 iOS 6

Netflix recently updated their iOS app for iOS 6 and the new 4-inch widescreen display on the iPhone 5. According to the details in the App Store release notes, the update also improves the browsing, searching and watching experience. The last time the Netflix iOS app received a major update was following the release of the new iPad, when the … Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Reports 5 Million iPhone 5 Sales on Launch Weekend

iPhone 5 White

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has had yet another successful iPhone launch, topping previous years launch weekend sale by one million. As a matter of fact, the iPhone 5 sold 5 million units during the first weekend it was on sale surpassing the iPhone 4S sales which sold 4 million units in the first 3 days of release. Although the sales for … Read More

iPhone 5 TV Ads – “Thumb”, “Cheese”, “Physics”, “Ears”

iPhone 5 TV Ad

Following the launch of the iPhone 5, Apple is now airing a series of television ads promoting their latest product. Apple began airing the iPhone 5 TV ads late Friday on national networks in the US, and focused on numerous features in iOS 6 and the hardware of the iPhone 5. One of the ads, called “Thumb” focused on how … Read More

iPhone 5 Teardown Reveals A6, Battery Specs, 1GB RAM and more

iPhone5 Teardown

Following the release of the iPhone 5 on Friday, iFixit went ahead and conducted one of their famous teardowns for Apple’s latest and greatest version of the iPhone. iFixit noted in their teardown that the iPhone 5 is tightly packed, far more than the iPhone 4S, likely because of the thinner and taller glass and aluminum enclosure. Because the iPhone … Read More

Apple Updates iMovie, GarageBand, and iPhoto for iPhone 5

iPhone 5 iOS 6 Apps

Following the public release of iOS 6 on Wednesday, Apple also updated its suite of iOS iLife applications, including iMovie, GarageBand and iPhoto for iPhone 5. iPhoto version 1.1 is the biggest of all of the updates, and has been updated to support the new fourth generation iPod touch as well as the new iPhone 5. These apps have been … Read More

Watch iPhone 5 Unboxing Video

iPhone 5 unboxing

The iPhone 5 was announced on September 12th during one of Apple’s popular media events in San Francisco. Since then, customers have pre-ordered over 2 million of the devices. The iPhone 5 is now widely available at retail stores. However, many users received early arrivals for their new phone, and are posting iPhone 5 unboxing videos on YouTube. A UK … Read More

Apple’s EarPods Shipping with iPhone 5, iPod touch 5G and iPod nano

Apple EarPods

During Apple’s music event, the company introduced the new iPhone 5, 7th gen iPod nano and iPod touch 5G (fifth generation). Following the announcement of all these products, they went on to introduce a new product called EarPods, replacing the older headphones shipping with the iPhone 4S and fourth gen iPod touch 4G. The Cupertino company noted that they have … Read More

Apple Reveals iPhone 5 – Here’s what you need to know

Apple iPhone 5 Hero

Following months of speculation and rumors, Apple’s SVP of Worldwide Marketing, Phil Schiller took the stage on Wednesday to introduce the long awaited iPhone 5. The media event, which was scheduled a week ago pointed to such a release and now the device has finally been revealed. The iPhone 5, as expected has a larger 4 inch screen, and runs … Read More

iPhone 5 Keynote Event Live Coverage All-in-One Live Feed

iPhone 5 keynote event

iPhone 5 keynote event will kick off today at 10:00 AM as Apple’s CEO Tim Cook takes the stage to announce the sixth-gen iPhone. During the live keynote event Apple is expected to unveil the all-new iPhone 5, announce iOS 6 release date and other software updates. Touch Reviews will be bringing you the All-in-One live feed of the iPhone 5 keynote … Read More

iPhone 5 Logic Board Images Show A6 and LTE Qualcomm Chip

iPhone 5 logic board

iPhone 5 leaks are continuing to appear on the web ahead of the release date event later today. A new report now publishes images of iPhone 5 logic board showing the new A6 chip. The Italian blog Apple.HDblog.it has posted new images which clearly show the details of the logic board of the sixth-gen iPhone. In addition to A6 chip … Read More

‘iPhone 5′ Confirmed to be the name of Apple’s Sixth-Gen iPhone?

Apple iPhone 5 name confirmed

Apple’s media event to unveil the iPhone 5 is just under 90 minutes away and unexpectedly the company’s website seems to have confirmed the name of the sixth-gen iPhone as “iPhone 5″. Many reports on the web have now revealed that if you search for “iPhone-5″ on Apple’s website you’ll notice links to inactive webpages that clearly confirm the name … Read More