Posts tagged "battery"

Alleged iPad mini 2 Rear Shell Photos Hit The Web

While the rumor mill is busy discussing whether the second generation iPad mini will feature a Retina Display, the Chinese site WeiPhone is sharing a number of photos that author claims to be the rear shell of the iPad mini 2.

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Emergency Tips: Surviving Hurricane Sandy with an iPhone

As Hurricane Sandy looms over the East Coast, there is certainly an urgency for those that are about to feel the brunt of its effects (including myself in New Jersey) to become better-prepared for blackouts, emergencies, and every Sandy-originating issue in between. Smartphones are an essential part of that preparation, although many will overlook necessities that could make a major difference as Sandy hits.

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Juice Up Your iOS Devices on the Go Using These Slick Backpacks

Based in San Francisco, Timbuk2 has been manufacturing backpacks for decades. With so many years under the company's belt, it's probably safe to assume that it has mastered the techniques required to produce a comfortable yet fashionable backpack - these can be seen in the company's newest additions to its extensive lineup: The Power Commute and the Power Q backpacks which both offer a stylish form while also enabling the owner to charge his or her iOS devices while on the go.

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One-Day Deal Alert: iPhone 4/4S Battery Case – $19.99 at Woot.com

Are all of today’s headlines about wireless charging and bigger, more difficult-to-manufacture next-generation iPhone batteries making you wish your 4 or 4S could manage a few more hours without having to be plugged in? For one day only, Woot.com has you covered with a uNu iPhone 4/4S Battery Case that’s had its price slashed in half to be yours for just one Jackson (for those unfamiliar with which President’s on which bill, that’s a solid $20 – or specifically, $19.99).

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Apple’s Next iPhone Battery May Be Difficult to Manufacture

Uh oh, next-generation manufacturing issues on the down-low! Reportedly, the battery to be included inside the new iPhone expected to be released this fall has been facing complications in manufacturing. According to the Chinese news source Sina, only 30% of currently-produced batteries meet Apple's standards.

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PhoneSuit Elite Battery Case Review for iPhone 4/4S

Without doubt, the battery life of a naked iPhone is among the top in comparison to other phones of competitive nature. Still, most respectable case manufacturers host a variety of average cases meant to further extend the life of your iPhone - today we'll take a look at PhoneSuit's Elite Battery Case, and it's truly a marvel.

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Apple Answers Questions Regarding New iPad Charging Beyond 100% Mark

There has been a lot of speculation and questions surrounding the batteries in iOS devices starting with the low-capacity battery in the iPhone 4S, an issue that has since been rectified, overheating of the new iPad's battery and also the universal notion that the new iPad continues to charge up to an hour after displaying a 100% battery level. As to why that was happening, people didn't know. Apple's own Michael Tchao answers.

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Locate Your iOS Device Even When It’s Dead

It's one of those things that most iOS device owners fear most: losing their prized technological investments, which in our case are our iPhones, iPod Touches and iPads. Though Apple have provided a useful way for tracking your device, with the Find My iPhone application, its features don't suffice. A new Kickstarter project aims to keep your device within your confines at all times - even when its battery is dead.

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Review: Lenmar’s Kickstand Battery 2.0 for iOS Devices

Today we’re back with yet another review for you all. While it’s a problem most iOS device users do encounter, iPhone 4S users in general have been disappointed with the battery life of Apple’s newest addition to their expanding iPhone line. We’d like to share a product that can definitely

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iPhone 4 Self-Combusts on Plane

Passengers flying aboard the Australian airline, Regional Express, flight number ZL319, had quite a scare this past Friday as they discovered an iPhone both emitting smoke and glowing red with heat just as the domestic flight landed.

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