Apple Stores Offering On-Site iPhone 5s Screen Replacements

iPhone screen damage

Apple Stores are reportedly beginning to offer iPhone 5s screen replacements on-site, with repairs being completed in under an hour. Customers are being offered to replace their damaged screens with an entirely new display. The service is being rolled out to stores across the US. Prior to this new on-site replacement service, Apple employees would have to send out a customers iPhone 5s for repair, which could take upwards of 5 days. … [Read more...]

Apple iPhone Event on September 9th

iPhone event

According to re/code, Apple will hold an iPhone event on September 9th. The scheduling has yet to be confirmed by the onslaught of invites received by members of the media, but that should come soon enough. Of course, this will likely bring announcements of the iPhone 6. Months of rumors suggest Apple will make major changes, both in the size and form factor. If the leaked schematics are correct, you can expect the new iPhone to be thinner and include rounded edges in keeping with the design of the iPod touch.Developing... … [Read more...]

NFL Now To Get Its Own Apple TV App Later This Month

NFL Now

It's August, which means it's just about time for the NFL season, with the Packers and Seahawks ready to christen the 2014 season starting on September 4th. Prior to the start of the season, the NFL will introduce a new channel for the Apple TV. NFL Now will bring a mix of highlights, original programming and create a personalized experience for fans.An NFL employee provided details to 9to5Mac on what you can expect from the app.Original Content Created for NFL Now: From the NFL Media studios in Los Angeles, NFL Now will create original content — news updates, shows, features, and more — designed specifically for digital platforms.- Highlights of NFL Action:NFL Now will have extensive highlights of the best plays from NFL … [Read more...]

Apps of the Week, Under Armour, NPR One and more!

Apps of the week

As we enter August, the dog days of summer are upon us and the virtual shelves of App Store might buckle from the heat of the week's hottest new apps. This week, we circumnavigate the world in 80 days, find new ways to get organized, listen to carefully curated news and take part in twenty new activities for the kids. It's time for the everythingiCafe Apps of the Week for August 2nd, 2014. … [Read more...]

Beats Music CEO Ian Rogers To Head Up iTunes Radio

Ian Rogers

Apple today announced they had finalized their purchase of Beats, which includes products like the infamous headphones and Beats Music, the upstart streaming music service. Part of the acquisition includes talent coming over to Apple, notably co-founders Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine. Another key figure is Ian Rogers, who had been CEO at Beats Music. According to the Wall Street Journal, Rogers will now head up iTunes Radio, in addition to his current position manning Beats Music. … [Read more...]

WSJ: Apple Places Order For 70-80 Million iPhones With Bigger Displays

iPhone 6

According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, Apple has asked suppliers to manufacture anywhere from 70 million to 80 million of the upcoming iPhone. The production number includes two models. One will be the often discussed 4.7-inch model and there will indeed be a larger 5.5-inch model. This production estimate is through December 30th, but still incredibly ambitious, representing the largest production run in the companies history. … [Read more...]