Friday, October 14, 2016
Nudity-free Playboy magazine will be available to digital subscribers, namely iOS and Android users, following the magazine’s new direction of reaching out to younger generations. David Israel, COO and CFO of Playboy Enterprises, stated that “Since introducing a brand new vision for Playboy Magazine earlier this year, we have expanded our distribution channels in many powerful ways, including higher visibility on an increased number of traditional and digital media platforms.”
Read more www.thejakartapost.com
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Dealing with databases and handling data in general is an important and crucial part of any app. I had covered a topic on how to manage a SQLite database using SwiftyDB some months ago on another post. Today, I’m coming back aiming to talk about databases again, but this time I’m going to present you another library that you may have known about already: The FMDB.
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intelligence (AI)-powered search company, has launched its assistant (named Ozlo) and next generation AI platform. It can link together multiple sources of information to answer questions like, “What’s a good place to watch the game tonight,” or “Good place for a date nearby.”
Read more www.mactech.com
Facebook has today pushed an updated version of Instagram to both the iOS App Store and Android Play Store, giving users a couple of new features that are well-hidden beneath the typically useless release notes.
Checking the Instagram app on the App Store or Play Store in order to see what the new version of the app entails is a complete waste of time thanks to Facebook’s refusal to provide meaningful changelogs, but that doesn’t mean we can’t do better.
Read more www.redmondpie.com
Following an earlier Apple Music ad starring James Corden, Jimmy Iovine, Eddy Cue, and Bozoma Saint John, Apple today shared a new ad for the service. The newest video focuses on the changes that came to Apple Music with iOS 10 and comes in at 1 minute and 21 seconds.
Read more www.iphonefirmware.com
This article describes a process of instrumenting an iOS application without a jailbroken device. Because of the absence of jailbreak in the latest versions of iOS and the requirement for testing applications on the latest versions of iOS, it is necessary to find ways of assessing iOS applications in non-jailbroken environments.
Read more www.nccgroup.trust
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
I’ve decided to introduce a brand new layout. It’s called iGravertical (iGravity + Vertical and you can display up to 4 vertical screens in one shot, check out the 4 screen preview for the real pixels. It consists of the exact same process as the iGravity shots.
Read more dribbble.com
Invisible ink is a new feature that lets you send scrambled-looking texts and blurred photos. The images and words are temporarily obscured until you swipe your finger over the message. Then they’re visible for a moment before getting scrambled again.
Read more mic.com
You may have read that Facebook is shutting down Parse, but don’t worry that the Parse SDK will die. Facebook will retire the parse.com hosting service in January 2017, but the Parse SDK has been made open source . This means that the Parse SDK is here to stay!
Read more code.tutsplus.com
You know when you’ve upset Today Show co-host Hoda Kotb that you’ve crossed a line. That’s exactly what Apple did by changing up threaded emails in iOS 10’s Mail app, which has people across the internet befuddled. What’s with all the scrolling to read messages?
Read more www.macworld.com
Cloud-based file sharing service Dropbox on Tuesday rolled out an update to its iOS app that adds some new productivity features tailored to iOS 10. The new features include the ability to sign PDFs right from within Dropbox, a new lock screen widget to speed workflows, the ability to share and access Dropbox files in iMessage, and picture-in-picture functionality.
Read more www.zdnet.com
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Apple Pay payment system will start working with Visa bank cards in the Russian market in December, a source close to the talks between Apple and Russian representatives of banks and payment systems told TASS on Oct. 10. ‘It is planned to launch Apple Pay for Visa cards starting from Dec. 1,’ the source said, adding that the talks are in progress and the date might be changed later.
Read more www.bignewsnetwork.com
Here at SnapMunk, we’ve touched on the topic of breathalyzers for alcohol, but now there’s one for oral hygiene and “breath health.” It’s called the Mint and it’s produced by Breathometer, the same makers of a breathalyzer that was featured on SharkTank.
Read more www.snapmunk.com
HomeKit is Apple’s proprietary software and hardware smart-home platform, letting you control many of the most popular smart-home devices, including lights, switches, door locks, and thermostats. HomeKit devices link up to each other with relatively little effort and can be controlled not only via an app but also with your voice via Apple’s virtual assistant, Siri.
Read more thewirecutter.com
inisters have been barred from wearing Apple Watches during Cabinet meetings amid concerns that they could be hacked by Russian spies, The Telegraph has learned. Under David Cameron, several cabinet ministers wore the smart watches, including Michael Gove, the former Justice Secretary.
Read more www.telegraph.co.uk
This is just in. Apple has just made available to download iOS 10.1 beta 3 to developers about one week after seeding beta 2 to both developers and testers, and around a month after introducing iOS 10.0.x to the public.
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iOS 10 is now installed on roughly two-thirds of active iOS devices, according to data from tracking firms Mixpanel and Fiksu DSP. Mixpanel pegs 65.21% of iOS device users as having Apple’s latest software update, while Fiksu DSP has it at 66.7%.
Read more uk.businessinsider.com
Monday, October 10, 2016
Official release: Beginning today, the BMW Connected personal mobility companion emcompasses new services and additional devices. The launch of BMW Connected Version 3.0 for iOS includes new benefits, such as: Alexa integration, first mile navigation, vehicle service alerts, a battery-saving mode, and an Apple Watch app.
Read more www.bimmerfile.com
With the rapid development of smartphones and the intensifying number of photo-crazy users, the applications for photo and video editing turned out to be a phenomenal segment in this tech-savvy epoch. The ranges of photo and video edition apps in current time are huge and kept on overwhelming the world with amazing features, breath-taking functionalities, and free access.
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It seems that iOS 10 and macOS Sierra users may have trouble using PPTP VPNs, after it was discovered that the new systems no longer support older security protocols. NordVPN states that users with VPN apps on the mac or iPhone no longer work, as the latest operating systems don’t support point-to-point tunneling protocol (PPTP) connections.
Read more netguide.co.nz