iPhone 6 Plus spends Christmas in the snow and survives — Living in an area where several feet of snow is a regular occurrence for several months every year means the constant fear of dropping your precious smartphone into a pile of the powdery white stuff. This iPhone 6 test suggests that Apple’s latest smartphone would also come away unscathed.
The Puzlook iPhone case combines a puzzle and photography — The Puzlook iPhone case contains five lenses for iPhone, including wide-angle, macro, telephoto, and fisheye lenses. There’s also a tripod mount and an integrated 8 GB USB memory stick. What’s weird is that the lenses are configured like a sliding tile puzzle. To use the one you’re after, you must ‘solve it into place (pictured above).
Apple patents smart pen for capturing digital copies of handwritten notes — Apple was granted yet another stylus design patent on Tuesday, this in the form of a smart pen capable of detecting hand movements for translation into digital line drawings and text.
iPhone takes on Android in a sci-fi battle to the death — The battle over whether iPhone or Android is better will never end, if only because Android users will never admit that they’re absolutely wrong. Normally the conflict is merely verbal, but thanks to this entry from a video contest hosted by mobile game controller maker MOGA this argument has become more interesting.
VLC video player expected to return to iOS App Store as soon as next week — Popular video player VLC has been absent from the iOS App Store since it was pulled without explanation in September, but the developer of the app has indicated it could become available as early as next week.