The three best aluminum bumper cases for your new iPhone 5 or 5s

Now that Christmas morn has past, you’ve cleaned up the boxes and wrapping paper, and you’ve digested the breakfast casserole, it’s time to get serious about the new iPhone 5s you received. You’ll want to get some protection on it right away, and there’s no classier way to do so than with aluminum bumper case. I’ve tried out many here at AppleTell, and can safely recommend these three as my favorites in both form and function.


The best classic console collections for iOS

I’ve owned and played through many classic gaming console collections for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and here are the three I return to most often. They should be able to keep you busy until the Colecovision, Odyssey 2 and Microvision collections come out.

Hacker creates unofficial solution for wireless iPhone battery charging

The process of making your iPhone charge wirelessly won’t be a simple task for the everyday smartphone user. The hacker disassembled a wireless charging case (Powermat) and installed its components into the iPhone 4S chassis. Tanveer explains that users will need a basic understanding of the Apple iPhone’s internals components, Powermat wireless charger, a spare iPhone back panel, a spare charger port assembly, and extra thin wire gauge.

Apple TV hacked to play nicely with iOS apps

The same developers who participated in the creation of the Siri port for many jailbroken iOS devices have created an interesting new hack for Apple TV. The hack, which is in its early stages, will allow Apple TV users to run potentially any iOS app on the $99 set-top-box. According to the developer, Steve Troughton more »

A super sized Atari 2600 joystick

According to a report from The Guardian, it seems like O2 will now be the exclusive mobile carrier of Apple’s iPhone in the UK. Unfortunately, the carrier had to offer as much as 40% of its sales revenue to the Cupertino-based electronics giant. The margin will be confirmed tomorrow, but another competitor has already described more »