Wednesday, January 04, 2017
One of the top worries for iPhone users who have considered buying a pair of Apple’s wireless AirPods wireless earphones is the fear they might lose one or both of the tiny devices. Finder for AirPods claims to be able to find the lost earbuds for you.
Read more www.mactrast.com
Yahoo has upgraded Messenger with new features. The new features may not be actually “new” to the people around, especially for those who are using other messaging platforms like Whatsapp and Facebook Messenger. One of the new features in the upgrade is “read receipt”, implying Yahoo Messenger will show the sender if the receiver has received and read the message.
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So you got a shiny new Apple Watch, Apple Watch Series 1 or Apple Watch Series 2 for the holidays. Congrats! Apple’s wrist-worn wearable is be far the best smartwatch on the market right now, offering a terrific user experience and a sleek design that you’re going to love.
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Withings has announced the launch of Home Plus, the latest iteration of its smart security camera - and this one plays nice with Apple HomeKit. Home Plus live streams to your smartphone, Apple TV and even Apple Watch, while also working for Android users via the Withings Home app.
Read more www.wareable.com
Apple Pay has added 17 more U.S. financial institutions to its list of banks and credit unions that offer Apple Pay support to its credit and debit card-using customers.
Read more www.mactrast.com
When it comes to security, iOS has been in the spotlight for a variety of reasons. Although a tough system to manipulate, there are still critical security bugs that can be exploited. In response to this issue, author Kunal Relan offers a concise, deep dive into iOS Security, including all the tools and methods to master reverse engineering of iOS apps and penetration testing.
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Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Sylvania’s LEDVANCE lineup will add a “Smart Multicolor A19” bulb that is easily controlled via Siri, as well as Apple’s Home app included in iOS 10. All users will need to do is screw in the Bluetooth-enabled bulb, sync it with the Home app, and start controlling their lights.
Read more appleinsider.com
Despite struggling with the ‘30% battery bug’ in iOS 10.2, Apple is going full steam ahead with iOS 10.3 and by the looks of it, it will be a big one.Noted Apple leakster Sonny Dickson revealed in a series of tweets the interesting new features coming with iOS 10.3 which will begin to be tested from January 10th. The prime focus in this update is a mysterious new feature- ‘Theater Mode’.
Read more in.pcmag.com
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Apple today updated its list of banks, credit unions and cards that offer Apple Pay to add 14 new Chinese institutions that now support the service. While Apple originally launched Apple Pay in China last February with a handful of partners, it’s been slowly adding support for more banks and credit unions in recent months, much the same way the company has rolled out the service gradually in other markets.
Read more www.iphonefirmware.com
Apple’s renewed commitment to refurbished mobile products now extends to its smartwatch line. Starting today, you can buy discounted Apple Watch devices straight from the company’s website.
Read more www.theverge.com
AirPods offer some settings that you can tweak. Here’s how to do this on iOS, and on a Mac. On iOS, go to Settings > Bluetooth, then find your AirPods in My Devices. Tap the i icon to the right of its name.
Read more www.mcelhearn.com
It’s highly likely that a child in your family might get a new iPad or a hand-me-down iPhone as a gift this holiday. Their shiny new iDevice will give them access to amazing technology, but it also puts both them and you at some risk, too. Luckily, Apple has your back.
Read more www.cnet.com
Wouldn’t it be great if 3CX calls were treated in exactly the same way as GSM calls? Giving you the ability to answer right from the lock screen? With the new callkit features in iOS 10, 3CX has been able to achieve just that! 3CX calls appear similar to regular GSM calls on the smartphone’s lock screen and call logs are also listed in the main call log list of the iOS device. This makes using 3CX on iOS seamless.
Read more www.3cx.com
Facebook Live Audio, which adds a real-time radio option to Live’s other video options, is debuting today, available to both Android and iOS users. “We know that sometimes publishers want to tell a story on Facebook with words and not video,” Facebook announced in a blog post, and added that “We also know that publishers sometimes go live from areas that lack strong network connectivity.”
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Popular photography app VSCO recently announced that users can now capture and edit images in RAW on the iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, iPhone 7, 7 Plus, and iPhone SE, while running iOS 10. Apple introduced the ability for third-party apps to support RAW shooting and editing in iOS 10, and began highlighting the professional photography feature soon after the launch of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
Read more www.macrumors.com
Monday, December 19, 2016
XCTest seems like a great fit for several levels of automated testing during iOS development, but it can’t be perfect. What are the pros and cons of using it?
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Friday, December 16, 2016
Ticket marketplace StubHub has launched a new ‘Virtual View’ feature which will let users know exactly what the view from their seats will look like before buying tickets. If you’ve ever gone through the process of buying tickets to a sports or concert venue, you’ll know how frustrating it can be to look at a top-down diagram of the seating layout as you’re asked to pick your seat.
Read more www.roadtovr.com
Google today updated its Motion Stills app for iOS that automatically improves Live Photos taken with iPhones and one model of iPad. Now it’s possible to create cinemagraphs that freeze the areas of an image that aren’t moving while allowing for the movement of the key action.
Read more venturebeat.com
While it is fair to say it took a little longer than expected to get off the ground, Apple’s Home Kit ecosystem has become more interesting in recent months. This week’s iOS 10.2 update makes a compelling argument for Apple’s smart home.
Read more www.computerworld.com
Nintendo shares dived almost five percent Friday, hours after the release of its latest mobile phone game and despite it topping download charts in several countries. Coming on the heels of the Pokemon Go craze this summer, the game was released for iPhone only in about 150 countries on Thursday, a key test for Nintendo’s fledgling foray into mobile gaming.
Read more 24indianews.com