iPhone 6 Plus

Apple reportedly knew the iPhone 6 was prone to bending before "bendgate" started

Apple reportedly knew the iPhone 6 was prone to bending before "bendgate" started

Danny Zepeda

Back in the fall of 2014, Apple was revelling in the massive success of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, when a little-known issue began to get widespread coverage. The issue at hand was being called “bendgate,” where the iPhone 6 Plus (and at times, the iPhone 6) was being bent while in people’s pockets. At the time, Apple reportedly brushed off the controversy saying only an “...

iPhone 6 Plus catches fire in man's bed: "There were sparks and flames"

iPhone 6 Plus catches fire in man's bed: "There were sparks and flames"

Jacob Kleinman

About 13 percent of Americans sleep with their smartphone in bed, according to a study published by the Bank of America earlier this year. If you’re part of that 13 percent, here’s one reason to consider getting some space from your device at night: it might catch fire. That’s what happened to David Grimsley, a barber from Atlanta who woke up one night to find his iPhone 6 Plus on fire...

United Airlines to deploy iPhone 6 Plus - Find out how it will make flying better

United Airlines to deploy iPhone 6 Plus - Find out how it will make flying better

Todd Haselton

There's nothing worse than finding out your kid never made the flight to Paris and is stuck home in Chicago. It's snowing outside. Some guy is offering you a ride in his van with his polka band, the Kenosha Kickers. You're working with flight service representatives, who are often busy assisting hundreds of other customers, armed with one or two computers running software from 1980. No...