Apple's iPhone 7 Plus may get super powers with 3GB RAM and waterproofing

Forget about the iPhone 6S, that's already old news. Rumors have already started to spread about the iPhone 7, a device we almost certainly won't see until the end of 2016.
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Tumblr wants more of your GIFs, comes up with a tool so you can easily create them

Ever wanted to easy make GIFs from your own pictures and videos, then share them on Tumblr? Now you can with GIF Maker, a new feature in Tumblr's iPhone app that simplifies the GIF making process.

Apple takes home 94 percent of smartphone market profit

Apple takes the lion share of the smartphone market profit, surpassing its own record of 92 percent to reach 94 percent this quarter. The only other profitable mobile company is Samsung, which takes 11 percent of the profits from the mobile…

Is Apple beefing up its own apps’ rankings in the App Store?

Apple may be promoting its own apps on the iPhone App Store instead of giving fair billing to apps that deserve Top Chart positions. It is also possible that the problem is due to a bug.

Firefox for iOS finally shows up 1:41

Yes, it's true. Four years after the browser hit Android, Mozilla has finally gotten around to launching its Firefox browser for Apple's mobile devices.

Don’t expect to see an AMOLED screen on an iPhone until at least 2019

AMOLED screens might be good enough for the Apple Watch, but apparently not for the iPhone. Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities believes Apple is likely to use LCD panels on its iPhone for the next few years.
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Apple and Samsung dominate US smartphone sales, combine for 66 percent market share

When it comes to smartphones in the U.S., there’s Apple, Samsung, and the rest. In the quarter ended in September, those two giants accounted for two-thirds of all smartphones sold in the U.S., according to Kantar Worldpanel.

Apple patents Touch ID “panic mode” for iPhone

Apple's newest patent details new gestures that iPhone users might be able to implement on the Touch ID sensor, including a panic mode to lock the phone and contact the police, in case of emergency.

Flickr app for iOS 9 adds 3D Touch, Spotlight search for faster navigation

Flickr's updated app for iOS 9 adds support for 3D Touch. With a press and hold on the screen, you can now pull up Quick Actions and easier photo scrolling. You can also now search your Flickr photos via Spotlight.

Google Maps adds spoken traffic alerts on iOS

In the newest update to the iOS app, Google Maps will now read out traffic alerts, giving you a summary of the traffic ahead and what to expect. This should give drivers a way to switch lanes or take an alternate route.

More than two-thirds of iOS devices users have upgraded to iOS 9

Apple's iOS 9.1 upgrade is gaining substantial traction among device users. According to the company, the adoption rate across iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch owners now stands at 66 percent.

Apple's survey app uses phone data and radio waves to track your indoor location

Apple's Indoor Survey App, an app which lets business owners map the interior of venues, relies not on Bluetooth to track location, but on radio waves and phone motion sensor data.