The top tools that can encode x265 video

A new video format has risen to the throne, called h.265. This format, popularized by x265 and other encoding options, is destined to quickly become mainstream, which means all video tinkerers need to find upgrading tools to use.

Are Apple’s new iPhones secretly waterproof?

One intrepid YouTube has submerged an iPhone 6S and an iPhone 6S Plus for an hour — and both the handsets were found to be working fine afterward. Watch the video of the test in action.

CDMA versus GSM: What’s the difference?

If you're in the market for a new phone or cell carrier, chances are you've run into the acronyms CDMA and GSM before. That said, check out our brief explanation on the two wireless standards for a closer look at their availability and…
Movies & TV

Sorkin hits back over Tim Cook’s criticism of his Steve Jobs movie

Steve Jobs was a divisive figure in life and people are still arguing over him many years after his death: Jobs movie screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has defended his film in a new interview.

Spotify vs. Apple Music: Who wins the ultimate streaming showdown? 2:22

Apple's new streaming music service, Apple Music, made its anticipated debut at WWDC 2015 and largely impressed the crowd. But how well might it stack up against Spotify? Follow us as we compare and contrast all we know about the…
Product Review

iPhone 6S Review

You don’t really need the iPhone 6S, but you’re going to want it anyway.
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iPhone 6S Plus Review

Apple's iPhone 6S Plus punches stronger than ever, if you've got the mitts for it.

Opt out of Apple Music’s auto-renewal option with this easy walkthrough

Test driving Apple Music but don't want to commit yet? Follow these simple steps to turn off its auto-renewal feature and avoid the upcoming monthly fee.

Treat your new phone to one of these fantastic iPhone 6S Plus cases

The iPhone 6S Plus is a beautiful blend of glass and aluminum, but you have got to protect it if you want to avoid scuffs, scratches, and cracks. Check out the best iPhone 6S Plus cases and safeguard your phone today.

7 ways to use 3D Touch on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus

The new iPhone is officially here, which marks the birth of 3D Touch. What is it and what can you do with it? This 3D Touch tips guide will walk you through all the cool things you can do with it.

10 annoying problems with iOS 9, and how to fix them 1:49

Apple’s platform updates always bring new features, but there are usually some glitches, bugs, and issues as well. Here are the main iOS 9 problems people have been complaining about, with advice on how to fix them.