iPad Pro 10.5 review: Where execution and ambition meet

iPad Pro 10.5 review: Where execution and ambition meet Never mind that Apple keeps updating its notebooks and desktops — Tim Cook once said the iPad represented the future of personal computing. That was one year ago, when the company revealed the 9.7-inch iPad Pro, and he seemed to mean it. Of course,… Source: Engadget […]

Apple Offers Free Redeem Codes for AirPano's Virtual City Book App

Apple Offers Free Redeem Codes for AirPano's Virtual City Book App The official Apple Store app is currently offering free redeem codes for AirPano’s City Book app, which lets iOS users explore bird’s-eye view panoramas of 10 famous cities from around the world. Each high-resolution cityscape consists of multiple connected spherical photo panoramas that users […]

Hangouts calls on iPhones now appear as regular voice calls

Hangouts calls on iPhones now appear as regular voice calls It took a while, but Google Hangouts has finally followed in Facebook Messenger's footsteps and started taking advantage of iOS 10's Callkit. That means calls you receive on Hangouts will appear as regular voice calls on your iPhones' lock screen –… Source: Engadget Link: Hangouts […]

Apple Music Marketing Exec Bozoma Saint John to Leave Company

Apple Music Marketing Exec Bozoma Saint John to Leave Company Bozoma Saint John, Apple Music and iTunes head of Global Consumer Marketing, is planning to leave the company, reports Axios. Saint John, also known as “Boz,” joined Apple when the company acquired Beats Music in 2014. She came into the public spotlight at the 2016 […]

Apple reportedly begins production of its Siri speaker

Apple reportedly begins production of its Siri speaker Those rumors of Apple unveiling a Siri-enabled speaker just got a little more tangible. Bloomberg sources claim that Apple has started manufacturing the voice-controlled device. It might be announced at WWDC on June 5th, the insiders say. Just don't… Source: Engadget Link: Apple reportedly begins production of […]

Amazon Echo supports iCloud calendars ahead of rumored Siri speaker

Amazon Echo supports iCloud calendars ahead of rumored Siri speaker Amazon's Echo speakers give you voice control over calendars from Google and Microsoft, but there's long been a notable exception to that rule: Apple. Thankfully, Amazon just filled that gap. The internet giant has quietly added support for linking… Source: Engadget Link: Amazon Echo supports […]

U.S. Could Expand Tablet and Laptop Ban to All International Flights

U.S. Could Expand Tablet and Laptop Ban to All International Flights The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is considering expanding its carry-on restrictions for electronic devices to include flights departing from the United States, according to CNN. In March, restrictions were announced that prevented U.S.-bound passengers from eight Middle Eastern countries from carrying certain electronic […]

Bear 1.2 Brings Sketching, New Icons, and VoiceOver to Note-Taking App

Bear 1.2 Brings Sketching, New Icons, and VoiceOver to Note-Taking App Popular note-taking app Bear received an update on Thursday across Mac and iOS that adds a number of notable features to the Evernote rival. The biggest change to Bear is the ability to sketch on iOS. Users can now add sketches to their notes […]

Apple reportedly announcing a slew of MacBook updates next month

Apple reportedly announcing a slew of MacBook updates next month Apple's annual developer conference hasn't been a venue for product launches in four years, but it might produce a bumper crop of laptops this time around. Bloomberg sources hear that Apple is planning to upgrade at least the 12-inch MacBook and Mac… Source: Engadget Link: […]

Pacemaker+ makes your mixes better and easier to share

Pacemaker+ makes your mixes better and easier to share In news that'll please budding mix-meisters (you're not actually a DJ, sorry), popular iOS mixing app Pacemaker has just received a hefty paid update. Pacemaker+ doubles down on its existing social features, allowing users to seamlessly create and sh… Source: Engadget Link: Pacemaker+ makes your mixes […]

Australia Sues Apple For Bricking iPhones Repaired by Third Parties

Australia Sues Apple For Bricking iPhones Repaired by Third Parties Apple forbids consumers from taking their iPhones to third parties for repair, and sometimes even bricks phones as punishment. But Australia has said that’s not cool and is suing the tech behemoth. Or, to put it in Australian, “yeah nah mate, garn git fucked.” Read […]

Apple Says It Has No Plans for Solely ARM-Based or Touchscreen Macs

Apple Says It Has No Plans for Solely ARM-Based or Touchscreen Macs Apple recently invited a small group of reporters to Cupertino for a roundtable discussion about the Mac, and while the conversation was primarily focused on the Mac Pro, Apple also revealed that it has no plans for Macs with touchscreens or Macs powered […]

Apple says it's already patched 'many' Wikileaks iOS exploits

Apple says it's already patched 'many' Wikileaks iOS exploits Less than 24 hours ago, Wikileaks published a large cache of documents detailing top secret CIA operations conducted by its Center for Cyber Intelligence. Included in the 8,761 documents and files, referred to was Vault 7, are references to zero-day… Source: Engadget Link: Apple says it's […]

Apple is reportedly reinventing the iPhone's fingerprint reader

Apple is reportedly reinventing the iPhone's fingerprint reader Future iPhones may revolve around more than just an eye-catching curved display. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who frequently (though not always) has a knack for hardware scoops, believes that Apple is designing a whole new Touch ID fingerprin… Source: Engadget Link: Apple is reportedly reinventing the […]

'The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth' Finally Comes to iOS Devices

'The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth' Finally Comes to iOS Devices Popular roguelike shooter The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is finally available on iOS devices. The highly-anticipated game was originally supposed to come out in early 2016, but its dark themes caused it to be rejected by Apple. Based on a Flash game first released in […]

New Apple Patent Shows How That Edge-to-Edge Display Could Work

New Apple Patent Shows How That Edge-to-Edge Display Could Work On Tuesday, the US Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday granted Apple a patent that gives credence to those rumors of an edge-to-edge OLED iPhone. For years, users have longed for a phone that’s totally made up of a screen—no bullshit bezel needed—and this looks […]

Russia Forces Apple to Remove LinkedIn From Russian App Store

Russia Forces Apple to Remove LinkedIn From Russian App Store Russian authorities have required Apple and Google to remove the LinkedIn app from the App Store and Google Play in Russia, reports The New York Times. The move comes a couple weeks after Russia blocked LinkedIn’s website. The demand by Russian authorities to remove LinkedIn in Apple and […]

Verizon Eliminates Two-Year Contracts for Smartphone Upgrades

Verizon Eliminates Two-Year Contracts for Smartphone Upgrades Starting today, Verizon will no longer be allowing customers who are upgrading their smartphones to purchase a two-year contract, effectively eliminating two-year contracts for all new and existing users. While Verizon did away with two-year contracts for new customers back in August of 2015, existing customers were able […]