Articles By Dave Smith

From Luxury Sep 19, 2012

iPhone 5 Release Date Sees Launch Of 5 New Apple Stores Around The Globe

To celebrate the release date of the all-new iPhone 5 this Friday, Apple will also open five brand-new retail stores that very day in five different countries, including cities in Spain, France, Italy, and Germany. Apple will begin selling the iPhone 5 at 8 a.m. sharp local time in all 390 of its worldwide stores, but five of those stores will be opening their doors for the very first time.

From Companies Sep 19, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 Features: A6 Chip Beats All Previous iOS Devices, High-End Android Phones In Performance Tests

Apple fans and phone enthusiasts alike are looking forward to this Friday, the day Apple will finally release its all-new iPhone 5 out into the wild. With pre-orders for the new iPhone selling out in record time, users can't wait to get their hands on all the new features the iPhone 5 has to offer.

Sep 19, 2012

Apple’s Jony Ive To Design A Single Leica M Camera For Charity

After the unveiling of its new Leica M camera at the world's leading imaging fair Photokina, German optics company Leica held a special event Monday night, in which the company's owner Andreas Kaufmann revealed a very special limited-edition camera in the works.

From Luxury Sep 18, 2012

Apple iOS 6 Release: A Complete Guide To The 200 New Features

At Apple's media event in San Francisco on Wednesday, the Cupertino, Calif.-based computer company announced the newest mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod -- also known as iOS 6 -- will be released as a free update to iOS users two days prior to the launch of the iPhone 5, on Wednesday, Sept. 19. The iPhone 5 will release this Friday, Sept. 21.

From Tech Sep 18, 2012

iPhone 5 Vs. Galaxy S3: Samsung Attacks Apple In Newspaper Ad [PHOTO]

Apple got a lot of attention at last week's iPhone 5 unveiling in San Francisco, so Samsung, likely feeling jealous and a bit spurned, ran an anti-iPhone ad in several newspapers on Sunday to help remind people that their flagship smartphone this year, the Galaxy S3, already has most of the most desired specs of the iPhone 5.

From Tech Sep 18, 2012

Apple EarPods Review: Earbuds, We Hardly Miss Ye [UNBOXING PHOTOS + VIDEO]

Since 2001, every iPod, iPhone and iPad has come with a pair of Apple's signature white earphones, "the earbuds." For three years, Apple set out to create a speaker that was comfortable, secure, and provided one of the best audio experiences around.

From Luxury Sep 17, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 Cases: 13 Brilliant Designs That Highlight (And Protect) The Phone's New Features [PICTURES]

Unlike past iPhone launches, where customers could get away with using their old case on the new model, Apple has endowed the iPhone 5 with a brand-new form factor. This means everyone buying the new iPhone 5 will be in the market for new cases.

From Companies Sep 16, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 Release Date Approaches: Of Verizon, AT&T, Or Sprint, Which Is The Best Carrier For LTE Coverage?

One thing customers want to know about the iPhone 5 before its release date next Friday is which carrier to choose. Which carrier has the best overall coverage? Which carrier has the best LTE coverage?

From Luxury Sep 15, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 Pre-Orders Delayed Two Weeks From Release Date: Is Online Ordering Worth The Price Of Waiting?

One hour after pre-orders for the new iPhone 5 went live on Apple's website Friday morning, shipping estimates from the online Apple Store have already been delayed to two weeks for customers in the U.S., UK, Germany, Canada and Australia. Currently, any new iPhone 5 purchases will likely be shipped and delivered two weeks after the iPhone 5's actual release date on Sept.

From Companies Sep 14, 2012

iPhone 5 Release: 11 Features We Wish Apple Included At Launch [PHOTOS]

The iPhone 5 has almost everything we expected - emphasis on "almost." The phone has all of the important features we predicted, including the taller and thinner build, the new 4-inch Retina Display with a 16:9 ratio for watching widescreen video, but there were many rumored features that ...