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Apple is hiding an embarrassing iPhone 6 camera bulge

“Apple has an unpleasant bulge it’s hiding. The latest iPhone 6 has slimmed down to just 6.9mm of metal in what Apple describes as a “streamlined profile,” but it has picked up one element that isn’t particularly streamlined: an ugly camera bulge at the rear. You wouldn’t necessarily spot it if you were browsing Apple’s website though. While some images display the bulge clearly, there’s a number where it has simply vanished from sight.”

I’ve noticed this in many of the Apple photos, which are actually 3D-rendered graphics. I also notice that on the iPhone 6 case that I bought – which I got from Amazon yesterday – there is a slightly raised border around the hole for the lens and flash. This suggests that the case is thinner than the height of the camera. So If I put the phone in this case flat on a table, it won’t really be flat, but raised a tiny bit by the camera.

via Apple is hiding an embarrassing iPhone 6 camera bulge | The Verge.

Apple’s Web Wobbles Again

When Apple announced the new iPhone 6 on Tuesday, a few thousand people were fortunate enough to attend this carefully-choreographed presentation at the Flint Center in Cupertino, California. The rest of us watched on Apple’s website, or on our Apple TVs, and learned about things such as Apple’s TV truck schedule, and discovered that Apple […]

Which iPhone 6 Is for You?

Are you perplexed by the new iPhone sizes? Are you curious about whether you’ll like the bigger one, or the bigger bigger one? Ars Technica has a PDF with the iPhone 6 dimensions that you can cut out to see which one works for you. Do you want a bigger iPhone, or an iPhablet? Take […]

Copy Files from your iPhone, iPad or iPod to your Mac

I get lots of questions from readers and visitors to this site, and the most common question is this: My computer crashed and I lost all my music! How can I copy my files from my iPod back to my computer? Read on to find out how to do this…

(Note: this doesn’t work with an iPod touch, or with an iPhone, because you cannot mount those devices in hard disk mode.)

Will Apple Allow Headphones to Use Lightning Ports? What’s the Point?

Apple has reportedly introduced specifications for headphones that use a lightning connector; that’s the one you plug into your iOS device to sync and charge it. According to 9to5Mac: Apple will allow two configurations for the headphones. Standard Lightning Headphones are described by Apple as using minimum components when paired with a digital-to-analog converter supported […]

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