Is the iPhone 6 Plus bendable?

Is the iPhone 6 Plus bendable?

If you just bought an iPhone 6 Plus and you like to wear tight pants, beware. …maybe. There are reports circulating online claiming that the new, larger iPhone bends when owners carried them in their pockets for long periods of time. Ironically, the reports came the same day that smartphone warranty provider SquareTrade called the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus the “most durable …

Heartbleed bug: Check which sites have been patched

Heartbleed bug: Check which sites have been patched

We compiled a list of the top 100 sites across the Web, and checked to see if the Heartbleed bug was patched. The Heartbleed bug is serious. Disclosed less than two days ago, the Heartbleed bug has sent sites and services across the Internet into patch mode. For an in-depth explanation of what exactly Heartbleed is, and what it does, …

Upgrade or replace the hard drive in a Mac Mini

Upgrade or replace the hard drive in a Mac Mini

Has your Mac Mini hard drive filled to capacity or burnt out? There’s no need to buy a new computer, simply swap out the old drive for a new one. The Mac Mini is like Apple’s forgotten stepchild. Since it first debuted in 2005, the small computer has only seen one major redesign in 2010, and is often left out of the company’s dazzling …

iOS 7.1 jailbroken but only on the iPhone 4

iOS 7.1 jailbroken but only on the iPhone 4

Demoed in a YouTube video, the untethered jailbreak works on the latest version of iOS, though devices with A5 chips or higher apparently are out of the running for now. An enterprising hacker has jailbroken iOS 7.1, at least as seen on a YouTube video. Posted by self-dubbed “insane programmer” winocm, the silent video shows a jailbroken iPhone 4 powering up in …

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Flappy Bird to be grounded by its creator?

Dong Nguyen, creator of the app that’s been making $50,000 a day in ad revenue (and that some have called the worst smartphone game ever), tweets that he’s pulling the game. Dong Nguyen, creator of the app that’s been making $50,000 a day in ad revenue (and thatsome have called the worst smartphone game ever), tweeted Saturday that he’ll be pulling the game …

White House to announce its first-ever Maker Faire

White House to announce its first-ever Maker Faire

White House to announce its first-ever Maker Faire The maker movement is coming to Washington. Inspired by a kid and a marshmallow cannon, the White House is fully embracing DIY with the inaugural Maker Faire later this year. Today, as CNET reported first, the White House announced its first-ever official Maker Faire, bringing a celebration of science, technology, engineering, and math, …

Microsoft just made it harder to break up the company

Microsoft just made it harder to break up the company

Latest sales for Surface, Xbox, and Bing present the next CEO with an increasingly tough decision. It’s too early to talk about the return of the juggernaut of yesteryear after one quarter of strong results, but Microsoft’s latest financial quarter suggests that — new CEO or no — the company is recovering from recent missteps. “In summary, we had a very good …

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iPhone 6 said to be unveiled in June in two large-screen sizes

The rumor mill on Apple’s newest smartphone and purported iWatch is starting to heat up with hints at possible manufacturing partners and release dates. Rumors are already starting to roll in about Apple’s purported iPhone 6, according to Apple Insider. The newest claims come from Chinese analyst Sun Changxu, who told Chinese-language Web site QQ Tech that the smartphone will come in two …

Spotify's mobile app finally goes free

Spotify’s mobile app finally goes free

Anyone on an iOS or Android tablet or smartphone now can use the app free of charge. But there is one catch. Spotify CEO Daniel Ek at the company’s media event Wednesday in New York. Spotify is setting its mobile app free. The streaming music service said Wednesday that it would allow anyone on an iOS or Android tablet or smartphone to …