iBan? Iran wants to put an end to iPhone smuggling by banning product altogether

In an effort to curb iPhone smuggling, Iran's anti-smuggling office announced a new project that forces phones sold in the country to be registered. As for the iPhone, Iran plans to ban it if Apple does not register.

Apple hit with a patent lawsuit over the iPhone’s battery charging tech

Texas-based firm Somaltus LLC filed a complaint against Apple, accusing the Cupertino company of violating its "Integrated Battery Service System" patent with the way an iPhone is charged.

It took a lawsuit for Apple to consider an iPhone repair center in Russia

Thanks to a lawsuit brought against the company in June, Apple is reportedly considering building an iPhone repair center in Russia. Building such a center might increase Apple's share of the Russian phone market.

Pokémon Go player catches dead body

A Wyoming teen in search of a new Pokemon in the recent release Pokémon Go ended up finding a dead body instead. Pokemon Go is an augmented-reality game that requires players to physically go to landmarks to progress.

15 stylish iPhone stands and charging docks

If you’re looking for the perfect iPhone dock for your bedroom, or one to sit discretely on your office desk, there’s a good chance you’ll find it here. We’ve got all the best iPhone stands and docks for your perusal.

Proporta's making an iPhone case with a clever, customizable magic button

Phone cases usually have one job: To protect your phone. Case maker Proporta has other ideas, and is developing a folio case for the iPhone with a clever, customizable magic button in the cover.

No, it’s not a good idea to take a gun-shaped iPhone case to an airport

A man who turned up at an international airport in Britain this week apparently didn't realize that his gun-shaped iPhone case might cause a problem with security personnel.

The Galaxy S7 Edge is doing better than Samsung expected

Samsung is picking up Apple's slack. Just a few months after Apple reported the first ever decline in iPhone sales (and at a rather precipitous rate, to boot), Samsung has rallied and filled in the empty space.

Insta360 Nano camera lets you live-stream VR video from your iPhone

The Insta360 Nano is a new 360 virtual reality camera that uses an integrated Lightning cable to let you easily share and live-stream content on Facebook or WeChat with your iPhone.

15 bite-sized iPhone SE tips and tricks

The iPhone SE may be small, but there’s more to it than meets the eye. We have an appetizing menu of handy iPhone SE tips and tricks in bite-sized chunks for you right here, so tuck in and enjoy.
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Apple wants to bust your bootlegs by blocking iPhone video recording at concerts 2:43

Apple is working on infrared-based technology that would shut down iPhone video recording while at live music or movie events. A patent shows that both Apple and Google are working on similar technology designed to reduce piracy.

The 14 most outrageously expensive apps on iPhone

Think $10 is expensive for an iPhone app? Try $1,000. Here, we've rounded up some of the most expensive apps currently available in the App Store, just in case you're in need of a little perspective.