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The Next 'iPhone Moment' Will Eventually Arrive. Hurry Up Already

The Next 'iPhone Moment' Will Eventually Arrive. Hurry Up Already

Fifteen years after the original iPhone debuted, everyone is still searching for that next big thing.

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Look Back at CNET's Original iPhone Review

Look Back at CNET's Original iPhone Review

Reading CNET's original iPhone review, it's crazy and crazy fun to see what we (and Apple) got right, what we missed and how much phones have changed since then.

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The iPhone's Best Part Is the Experience, Not the Hardware

The iPhone's Best Part Is the Experience, Not the Hardware

The first iPhone went on sale on June 29, 2007. Fifteen years later, the iPhone is absolutely essential to Apple's strategy for software, accessories and services.

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iPhone's Future Could Depend on These Breakthrough Technologies

iPhone's Future Could Depend on These Breakthrough Technologies

Apple's smartphone is turning 15. Experts say technologies like lidar and AI will define its future.

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What iOS 16 and Android 13 Mean for the Future of Smartphones

What iOS 16 and Android 13 Mean for the Future of Smartphones

Commentary: Apple and Google want our phones to become the center of our lives, both online and off.

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iOS 16: Every New iPhone Feature We Know About So Far

iOS 16: Every New iPhone Feature We Know About So Far

We'll break down the features we're looking forward to in Apple's next big iPhone update, from lock screen to iMessage upgrades.

iPhone 14 Rumors: Release Date, Price, Always-on Lock Screen and More

iPhone 14 Rumors: Release Date, Price, Always-on Lock Screen and More

Gossip points to exciting upgrades for the iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro.

What to Know Before You Download the iOS 16 Beta

What to Know Before You Download the iOS 16 Beta

If you can't wait for iOS 16's public release, you can download the developer beta to your iPhone now, but there are some things to keep in mind.

iOS 16 Public Beta: The Battery Percent Icon Returns

The first battery icon for iPhones with Face ID along with a new lock screen and updates to Messages are just a few of the new iPhone features coming in iOS 16.

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What WatchOS 9 Says About the Apple Watch's Future

Commentary: WatchOS 9's new running features make me think the rumored Apple Watch Explorer Edition could become a reality.

Jul 22, 2022
Customize Your Lock Screen With iOS 16's Cool Clocks and Handy Widgets

iOS 16 offers new customization options that let you give your iPhone's lock screen a cool, vibrant look.

Jul 21, 2022
iOS 16 May Be Giving Us Clues to the iPhone 14

Commentary: Apple's next iPhone is likely still months away, but iOS 16 might be dropping hints about what's coming.

Jul 18, 2022
In iOS 16 a New iPhone Tool Makes Photobombs a Thing of the Past

You can cut out and remove a photo's background instantly.

Jul 16, 2022
What to Know Before You Download the iOS 16 Beta

You can install the developer beta on your iPhone before the OS' public release in the fall, but you should know a few things first.

Jul 7, 2022
2 New iOS 16 Apple Maps Features Will Improve the Way You Travel

iPhone's Maps app is getting an upgrade this year. Here are the two most notable changes and how you'll use them.

Jun 24, 2022
iOS 16 Will Make Your iPhone's Lock Screen More Useful

Commentary: The iPhone update brings Apple Watch-like widgets for showing information at a glance to the lock screen.

Jun 23, 2022
Don't Download the iOS 16 Developer Beta on Your iPhone. Here's Why

It may be tempting to get your hands on all the new features that iOS 16 has to offer, but the software, which is currently in a developer beta, is riddled with bugs.

Jun 22, 2022
How iOS 16 and Android 13 Could Change the Future of Smartphones

Commentary: Apple and Google want our phones to become the center of our lives, whether you're online and off.

Jun 17, 2022