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Tech Guide Episode 115 keeps you updated and educated

tg-pod-cast-v2Tech Guide Episode 115, hosted by editor Stephen Fenech, takes a close look at the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and the launch day activities.

On this week’s show, Stephen talks about the number of people who were lining up to buy the new iPhones. He also took the trouble of polling the first 500 people in the line to gauge which model would be the most popular.

We’ll also discuss the person presented to the press as the first customer to buy the new iPhones – but what did with them will shock you.

Read more: Tech Guide Episode 115 keeps you updated and educated

Apple breaks opening weekend sales record for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

iphone6preordersApple announced a record-breaking opening weekend for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with sales exceeding 10 million in the first three days.

Aggregate sales and pre-orders from Australia, US, UK, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico and Singapore smashed the previous record.

Lines outside Apple Stores across Australia all told the same story with the people camping out for days and stretching for up to a kilometre from the doors.

Read more: Apple breaks opening weekend sales record for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Man who was first to buy new iPhones smashed them for video blog

iphone6launchday4The man who waited days outside Apple’s Sydney store to be among the first in the world to buy new iPhone customers, smashed them - on purpose - for his video blog.

David Rahimi - the man presented to the press minutes after buying the first iPhones in world at the George St Apple Store in Sydney – is actually the man behind the Phonebuff YouTube channel.

Rahimi, a resident of Orange County in California, was in Australia to purchase the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus when it went on sale some 17 hours ahead of the US.

Read more: Man who was first to buy new iPhones smashed them for video blog

Australia first country in the world to buy new iPhones

iphone6launchday1Australian customers became the first in the world to get their hands on Apple’s new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus when they went on sale today.

The line of customers, some who had been lining up for more than a week, snaked around two blocks behind the Sydney Apple Store in George St.

By the time the doors of the store swung open at 8am there would have been more than 1,000 people waiting in line.

Read more: Australia first country in the world to buy new iPhones

Two Blokes Talking Tech Episode 176 looks at the new iPhones and iOS 8

podcastthumbThe Two Blokes Talking Tech, Tech Guide editor Stephen Fenech and Trevor Long, run their eyes over the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Episode 176.

On this week’s show, the blokes kick off with a chat about iOS 8, how to download the free iPhone operating system update and discuss their favourite features.

Recorded on the eve of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus launch, this week’s episode takes a good look at the new devices.

Read more: Two Blokes Talking Tech Episode 176 looks at the new iPhones and iOS 8

How to update your iPhone and iPad to iOS 8

ios8update1If you’re not buying the new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus you can still get that new iPhone feeling with the latest free iOS 8 operating system upgrade available now.

The iOS 8 update is also available for the iPad and iPod Touch as well.

Those who have an iPhone 4S or later, iPad 2 or newer and the iPod 5th generation can upgrade their device to the new operating system today – for free.

Read more: How to update your iPhone and iPad to iOS 8

Tech Guide Episode 114 wraps up the iPhone and Apple Watch launch

tg-pod-cast-v2Tech Guide Episode 114, hosted by editor Stephen Fenech, wraps up last week’s Apple event and takes a hands-on look at the new iPhones and the Apple Watch.

We’ve just returned from Cupertino where Apple held their launch for the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus.

It’s also where the company revealed the Apple Watch to the world

Read more: Tech Guide Episode 114 wraps up the iPhone and Apple Watch launch

Optus unveils iPhone 6 Plus plans but holds back from pre-orders

iphone6thumbOptus has released its iPhone 6 Plus plans after holding it back from pre-orders so customers interested in the new larger device have to wait till launch.

Optus says stock is limited so the iPhone 6 Plus, with a 5.5-inch screen - will only be made available to customers from 8am Friday.

iPhone 6 – the 4.7-inch device – was offered by Optus as a pre-order from last Friday with pre-order stock already exhausted.

Read more: Optus unveils iPhone 6 Plus plans but holds back from pre-orders

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