Wednesday, September 21, 2016
SongChat animation stickers are 12 animated song text snippets. They are paired and like this can be used by the 2 persons who are in the chat together, or alone. Add a cool touch to your message, and surprise people with these nice and long text animations. Designed by Sara Bollen.
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
When iOS instructor Mohammad Azam started teaching Apple (AAPL)‘s new mobile operating system earlier this year, he found himself skipping lectures in his lesson plan because features were broken. “Apple used to be very strict,” said Azam, an iOS 10 instructor at The Iron Yard in Houston. “It used to be highly polished.
Read more finance.yahoo.com
To go along with its revamped Photos app in iOS 10, Apple is revamping its Photos web app on iCloud.com with a couple of UI improvements. For now, the updated Photos web app is only available on the beta iCloud.com website.
Read more www.mindlessmagazine.com
Apple’s iOS devices—including the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch lineups—use a security feature called Activation Lock that’s designed to keep anyone else from using your device in case it is lost or stolen. While this is a great anti-theft feature, it can make things very difficult if a device’s former owner is intentionally rehoming it.
Read more www.macworld.com
Stalkerware is the latest label given to some apps in the iOS App Store. Stalkerware apps only offer “Always” or “Never” for location tracking, and that has some iOS users very upset because they feel that their privacy is being violated by these kinds of apps. A writer at Medium recently weighed in with a post that asked Apple to force developers to offer users the option to have location tracking on only when using the app:
Read more www.cio.com
Monday, December 05, 2016
Elgato sent over their latest product for Apple’s HomeKit platform, which just happens to be the first of it’s kind, the Eve Motion. So how does it fare compared to other products by the popular brand?
Read more geardiary.com
With less pomp and ceremony than in other countries, Apple Pay has made its third appearance in continental Europe. While the popular app for contactless payments has been available in the UK for 18 months, shoppers on the continent have not been able to use it, until this year, first in France and Switzerland in July, and now in Spain.
Read more medium.com
A recent report from Apple Insider speaks about an Apple patent filing published on Thursday, which hints at a circular dial, rather than its usual square display. Its patent application titled is “Electronic device having display with curved edges” and the designs submitted with it give a fair idea how the watch will be structured inside out.In what looks like a simple circular-shaped chassis, the device has its general layout taken from a rectangular display.
Read more diy-home-garden.com
Back in September, Twitter introduced a feature called Moments, allowing users to create personalize stories using tweets and photos. Previously, users could only create Moments on the web version of the Twitter but that is yesterday’s news.
Read more www.hongkiat.com
Smart pens have been around for quite a long time. They let you digitize your notes, 3D print designs, and do a whole lot more. Here are 7 iOS compatible smart pens you don’t want to miss:
Read more www.iphoneness.com
Friday, December 02, 2016
Assuming that you are an iPhone user, are you aware that there is a hidden feature in iOS that is secretly tracking you wherever you go? But, now we have the option to turn off that hidden feature in iOS.
Read more dottech.org
Apple Inc. plans to use drones and new indoor navigation features to improve its Maps service and catch longtime leader Google, according to people familiar with the matter. The Cupertino, California-based company is assembling a team of robotics and data-collection experts that will use drones to capture and update map information faster than its existing fleet of camera-and-sensor ladened minivans, one of the people said.
Read more www.bloomberg.com
With Windows as the most popular computer operating system in the world, it’s not surprising that users of products not manufactured by Microsoft still use Windows PCs as their every day workstations. For example, Apple’s iPhone has hundreds of millions of users worldwide, but a decent segment of them prefer using Windows computers over macOS.
Read more windowsreport.com
Researchers in a pair of reports that surfaced this week claim to have successfully bypassed Apple’s Activation Lock security feature using a heretofore unknown bug, potentially leaving iPad and iPhone devices open to attack.
Read more appleinsider.com
Thursday, December 01, 2016
Major changes are ahead for the mobile industry and as per the usual, Apple holds the keys to all major requirements and changes. In 2015 Apple released iOS 9 and introduced the App Transport Security (ATS) security feature which requires an app to connect to web services over a secure HTTPS connection rather than an HTTP connection.
Read more appdevelopermagazine.com
Korg has introduced iWavestation – software version of its classic Wavestation synthesizer. The Wavestation synthesizer was introduced in 1990, with a new “advanced vector synthesis system”, which combined and shifted between multiple complex waveforms.
Read more www.synthtopia.com
Google released a new update to Google Maps for iOS today. The newest version, numbered 4.25.0 brings a new widget and additional search features to the app alongside more optimization. The new widget called Nearby Traffic will now become the third widget being offered by the Google Maps app. after Travel Times and Public Transit Nearby widgets added a few months ago.
Read more www.lifehacker.co.in
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Finnair plans to roll out a series of iOS apps to its staff, starting with programs to assist maintenance crew and their supervisors. The Finnish carrier’s first apps are ‘Inspect and Turn’ and ‘Assign Tech’. Inspect and Turn provides aircraft mechanics with digital ‘task cards’ and documentation with analytics-driven recommendations to complete their assignments.
Read more www.zdnet.com
Owners of various iPhone models have been complaining of a bug in Apple’s iOS that causes the smartphones to suddenly shut down, at times even while the devices have 30 percent remaining in their batteries. As previously reported, the issue first appeared with the iOS 10.1 update, and has continued into iOS 10.1.1. It seems that the iOS 10.2 beta has also not addressed the problem, which means that affected users will be venting out their frustrations a bit longer.
Read more www.techtimes.com
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Drone footage surfaced over the weekend of Apple’s new Cupertino headquarters, which has been under construction since 2013 and is expected to be ready to move into by next year. Apple Campus 2 was originally proposed by Steve Jobs, who invited Norman Foster, the acclaimed British architect, to design the campus on a 176-acre site that is supposed to accommodate 13,000 people.
Read more www.recode.net