While those of us who pre-ordered the new iPhone 5 last Friday are absolutely dying inside to get our hands on the device for personal purposes, the folks over at iFixit are eager to receive the new handset and put it through their signature teardown. To whet their appetite in the meantime, the website has gone ahead and dissected the newly-introduced EarPods, highlighting important, improved components that the headphones boast over their lackluster predecessors.
Just launching today, Apple aired three new iPhone 4S advertisements on top of the already existent one that was originally aired last week. All three of these show off the iPhone 4S, of course, with Apple’s unique marketing technique. Watch them below. All three of the ads appeal to the
Following up on our exploding French iPhone story from a few days ago, French consumer groups are investigating reports of iPhones that explode or crack spontaneously. According to BBC News, an 80-year-old from the Paris suburbs was among eight people who said their phones' screens were affected with consumers in the UK, Holland and Sweden have reported similar problems, prompting an earlier EU investigation.
A second iPhone has exploded in France, once again causing personal injury according to an AFP news report. Per the report, a security guard was injured Monday afternoon when his iPhone’s glass screen exploded while he was typing a text message, sending shards of glass into his eye.