iPhone 2.0 Video Walkthrough and iTunes 7.7 Confidential Screenshots

I have tried the iTunes 7.7 confidential pre-release-which will be required to install the new iPhone OS-and the latest iPhone OS 2.0 release: 5A345. After a few days of heavy use, I can tell you that both versions are rock-solid. As you can see in the video, the App Store is there-although it's not active yet-along… »7/02/08 9:00am7/02/08 9:00am

Video: iPhone GPS, Live Tracking, Traffic, and Geotagging

The 3G iPhone's second most persistently rumored and desired feature (or not), GPS is built in for location service hotness, which Steve says is "gonna explode." Location data comes from a combo of cell towers, Wi-Fi and GPS. Google Maps is still the default interface. Wilson says that's it's probable Telenav will… »6/09/08 2:40pm6/09/08 2:40pm

iPhone 2 Rumor Round-up. Verdict: Don't Believe Everything You Read

So yesterday you saw our iPhone 2.0 wishlist, packed with things we'd love to see. But the new iPhone has really had the intertubes throbbing with rumors, as people desperate to get their hands on the new tech dig up info. Or at least, desperately look for info in the strangest places, and invent wishful stories.… »6/06/08 1:00pm6/06/08 1:00pm

More iPhone 2 Details: 3G, GPS, Back in (Glossy) Black and a Little Fatter

Ryan at Engadget says they've been chatting up one of the divinely chosen to lay eyes on the second-gen iPhone, and they're claiming a couple details we haven't heard before, as well as the by-now familiar: 3G and real GPS—expected, and hoped for. Metal backing out, glossy black is in, with chrome volume buttons,… »4/25/08 4:40pm4/25/08 4:40pm

Apple iPhone 2.0 Patent Shows Dual-Touchscreen Flipphone

It's rare that Apple's patents actually show the exact form factors of devices they have in development, but this "dual sided trackpad" patent for a phone seems to definitely show that they've got some flipphone version coming up. The patent itself outlines a phone that has two multitouch sensors, both on the "bottom"… »3/17/08 12:45pm3/17/08 12:45pm

UBS Analyst Starts Countdown for iPhone 2, Reckons Spring 2008

UBS analyst Ben Reitzes reckons there will be a new version of the JesusPhone before Spring has sprung next year. "Our contacts in the supply chain," he claims, "point toward a new iPhone model to be release by March." A report from UBS Investment Research has raised Apple stock to an estimated $220, and author… »10/25/07 7:13am10/25/07 7:13am