Firms like Apple are known to inspire cult-like devotion among consumers. But it's often less about the quality of the product and more about the emotional connection they create with their customers.
Apple's design decisions don't please everyone, but in the iPhone the company created something truly revolutionary that has lasted.
The iPhone changed the game not because of the technical details of the device, but rather as a result of its creators' imagination and courage.
How has the first generation of kids to grow up with the iPhone been affected?
The iPhone mobile revolution put powerful computers in our pockets, but took away our rights to control them. Is that worth celebrating?
Apple's world changing smartphone has had ten years of success, but thing didn't look so good when it launched.
They used to be boring. Now they're little arsonists.
Design patents cover how products look – but how much does appearance contribute to profits?
As life gets faster and working hours get longer, it's tempting to think the Sandman is paying us ever shorter visits.
Digital devices are ubiquitous. A new film looks at where they come from, who makes them, and where they end up when they're discarded.
Rich rewards are on offer to people who can help private companies develop software to exploit vulnerabilities in technology such as smartphones. It might be legal but is it ethical?
Pokemon Go brought augmented reality to people's attention, but dual camera smartphones will make it much more useful for the future.
The Apple business model is failing. Its ability to keep customers confined to the company's ecosystem cannot be sustained because of the rise of apps and other online platforms.
Are you moody? Prone to distraction? Cellphones may act as a high-tech pacifier.
PIN codes, passwords, swipe patterns and biometrics can help secure your smartphone, but they're far from foolproof.
The FBI has accessed the data on a shooter's iPhone. What if the device had been running Android?
Packing more into less may appeal to those holding out against upgrading their older devices – something that could boost sales.
The court order to Apple is consistent with the existing law and previous Supreme Court decisions.
Now that Apple has refused to build a backdoor into its own device, should the FBI turn to ethical hackers to gain access to a terror suspect's iPhone?
Apple says it won't comply with a court order to unlock a terrorism suspect's iPhone for the FBI. Here's the technology at play.