How Apple’s iPhone changed the world

Apple’s first iPhone was released 10 years ago this week — on June 29, 2007. While it wasn’t the first smartphone, it leapfrogged far beyond the competition and launched the mobile revolution. Few industries or societies have been left unchanged.

Here are 10 charts that show some of the profound effects the iPhone-led — and Google Android-fueled — mobile boom have caused over the past decade. Read More

Smartphone Must Have Features

Any new smartphone has a gimmick. Whether it’s wireless charging, fingerprint scanning or even eye-tracking, there’s always an amazing feature you “can’t live without.” But let’s be honest: many of those features you really can live without.

On the other hand, some of the futuristic technology available in next-generation smartphones is really useful. But which features do you need in your toolbox and which are just the icing on the cake? This definitive list ranks 10 useful features your smartphone needs to have. Read More

These are our 10 favorite new iOS 11 features

Many people are celebrating the iPhone’s tenth birthday today, although Apple has been quiet about it. However, all the signs suggest Apple will be celebrating the iPhone’s special anniversary later this year, by releasing a new iPhone unlike anything before it.

iOS 11  is a clear indicator that the next iPhone batch will be special. iOS 11 is so much more than an iterative update that brings over small tweaks and improvements. It contains a bunch of exciting new features that should further improve your iOS experience both on the iPhone and iPad. Read More