Apple sued over iPhone 6/6 Plus "Touch Disease"

Apple sued over iPhone 6/6 Plus "Touch Disease"

A proposed nationwide class-action lawsuit was filed on Saturday over the "Touch Disease" that seems to be afflicting a number of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus smartphones. The problem causes a flickering gray bar to appear at the top of the screen, after which the touchscreen becomes completely unresponsive.

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HomeKit-enabled Philips Hue line gets new motion sensor, bulbs

HomeKit-enabled Philips Hue line gets new motion sensor, bulbs

One of the few products in the Internet of Things that has worked properly since Day One is the Philips Hue line of connected smart lightbulbs. Apple HomeKit was added to the line, so it's been possible to use Siri to turn on lights or "scenes". Now Philips has added the new Philips Hue Motion Sensor (US$39.95) to the line, allowing Hue owners to control lighting with movement rather than an app or switch.

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Daily Deal: iPhone Charging Dock for $17.98 (incl. shipping!)

Daily Deal: iPhone Charging Dock for $17.98 (incl. shipping!)

Are you still charging your iPhone by just stringing a Lightning cable over to it? What??? It's time to change things up. Our Apple World Today Deals Shop Daily Deal will get you a classy iPhone Charging Dock in silver, gold, or rose gold at 55% off the usual price -- that's just $17.98, and shipping is included.   

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Apple gets an ‘A’ grade in the ‘2016 Semi-Annual Computer Reliability Report’

Apple gets an ‘A’ grade in the ‘2016 Semi-Annual Computer Reliability Report’

Apple gets an “A” in the 2016 Semi-Annual Computer Reliability Report from RESCUECOM, a computer repair company. That’s up from the A- the company received in the 2015 Q3 Computer Reliability Report. The grade also places Apple at the top of all computer maker lists if you exclude tablets.

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Nyrius’ WS54 is great for owners of several home entertainment products, such as Apple TV

Nyrius’ WS54 is great for owners of several home entertainment products, such as Apple TV

Nyrius’ $169.99 WS54 is an innovative solution that unlocks the restraints of traditional home entertainment systems by displaying content wirelessly to any of your TVs. It’s great for those of us who own several home entertainment products, such as an Apple TV, Roku, cable boxes and/or Blu-Ray players. 

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AWT News Update: August 26, 2016

AWT News Update: August 26, 2016

Slow new Friday brings us rumors of:

  • Alleged supply issues for "iPhone 7" components may hinder mass shipments of the as-yet unannounced phone
  • Intel may be grabbing a chunk of Apple's A-series chip manufacturing by 2018
  • And this isn't a rumor; a new Fox Sports app for Apple TV provides viewers with up to four games on the screen simultaneously
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Review: DODOcase Leather iPhone Card Case

Review: DODOcase Leather iPhone Card Case

Card cases that turn your iPhone into a wallet capable of carrying a driver's license and a couple of credit cards are nothing new, but it's always newsworthy when a noted accessory manufacturer comes out with one. In this case, the accessory manufacturer is DODOcase, the San Francisco-based maker of an huge array of iPhone and iPad cases that utilize the company's expertise in bookbinding techniques. 

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