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.
Friday, September 30, 2016
Elgato have released the first UK plug-in smart home socket to supports Apple HomeKit. The Eve Energy is a switch and power meter that uses Bluetooth Low Energy. Eve Energy has been carefully designed to make your home smarter, not more complicated. Energy efficient Bluetooth Smart technology ensures reliable operation without impacting your already crowded Wi-Fi setup.
Read more www.automatedhome.co.uk
By now, you’ve probably had some time to play around with iOS 10 and get acquainted with all the new features. We’ve already told you about most of them, but there are all kinds of tweaks and new settings hidden deep within the software. Here are some of the best features hidden inside iOS 10.
Read more fieldguide.gizmodo.com
As Apple’s iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus have started to reach more customers, we’ve been getting more and more reports that users are facing a multitude of issues when pairing with their Bluetooth devices. With every iOS and iPhone release, issues are bound to arise. Though one that stems on the wireless future that Apple has so courageously laid out makes this one all the more impactful.
Read more 9to5mac.com
The value for zero-day exploits targeting Apple’s iOS software is jumping. On Thursday, a company called Zerodium began offering as much as US $1.5 million for them. Zerodium is the same company that offered $1 million last year for an exclusive iOS zero-day exploit that can remotely jailbreak a device.
Read more www.pcworld.com
Thursday, September 29, 2016
This year, we had very dry weeks in terms of new iOS game releases and very good ones. Fortunately, this week is one of the good ones, with some really nice titles launched on the App Store. We’re talking about games in various genres, like the great tactical game Banner Saga 2, Microids’ adventure in Agatha Christie – The ABC Murders, PewDiePie’s Tuber Simulator, old school RPG Exiled Kingdoms and more.
Read more www.touchtapplay.com
Microsoft has just launched a new version of Skype with greater Siri-integration, CallKit support and contact improvements for the iPhone and the iPad. With the updated version – v6.25 for the iOS – users can now instruct Siri to place a call on Skype to any of their contacts, without having to launch the app first!
Read more www.gackhollywood.com
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Here’s how to fix “Sorry, you’ll need to continue in the app.” Siri error message in iOS 10 on compatible iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. One of the many new features brought to the iPhone by iOS 10 is the ability for Siri to tie into third-party apps and then allow users to interact with those apps using the power of their voice.
Read more www.redmondpie.com
Here’s how to fix iOS 10 Notifications / Alerts sound issue for WhatsApp and other apps on an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. It’s probably fair to suggest that some of the most used apps on Apple’s iOS platform are apps that facilitate text and media-based communication between users.
Read more www.redmondpie.com
Prior to the public release of iOS 10, Kwikset warned users of its Kevo smart lock that the device would lose some its “touch-to-open” feature due to a bug on Apple’s side. Now, the company has released a statement saying that the issue has been resolved with last week’s iOS 10.0.2 release.
Read more 9to5mac.com
f you have updated to iOS 10 you may have noticed that the Mail app “Trash All” option is missing on the iPhone and iPad. This is unfortunate because the ability to delete all email in iOS is easily one of the more useful features to managing a busy email inbox.
Read more osxdaily.com
The Apple Watch is a polarizing product. Sometimes it feels like a novelty, a gadget lifted straight from Dick Tracy or Inspector Gadget. Other times it seems essential, a heart rate-monitoring device that could save your life. To make the watch a need-to-have instead of just nice-to-have, Apple is doubling down on its health potential.
Read more www.macworld.com
Apple recently launched the Apple Watch Series 2 Hermès edition as part of its lineup of Watch devices. Following the launch, a couple of accessory manufacturers unveiled their latest products fully developed for the new Apple Watch.
Read more www.todaysiphone.com
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
The Maps app got a major overhaul in iOS 10. It has a new look and feel (that I like), as well as a new layout. One of the basic changes is that the Overview button moved from the main interface to the drawer at the bottom of the screen. Here’s how to find it.
Read more www.macobserver.com
Updating a car can involve a new set of wheels or all-weather floormats, but what’s crazy about some newer cars is that people without any special automotive knowledge can add a useful feature to their car by following simple directions from the automaker. That’s what happened to our 2017 Kia Sportage EX AWD long-termer, which now has Apple CarPlay thanks to a few easy steps and one quiet drive home.
Read more www.motortrend.com
If you’re new to iOS and Swift 3, or to programming in general, learning how to write an app can seem incredibly overwhelming.
That’s why you need a guide that:
- Shows you how to write an app step-by-step
-With tons of illustrations and screenshots to make everything clear
- In a fun and easygoing manner!
Read more www.foxebook.net
Cydia Tweak VehicleNotifier Lite has been updated, VehicleNotifier Lite 1.2.1-1 works with iOS 9 or higher. For those of you who didn’t know, VehicleNotifier Lite jailbreak tweak lets you forwards notifications to your car screen. Lite version will forward only notification sender name and title (if applicable).
Read more idroid.us
VirSyn are one of the software developers that have fully embraced the iOS platform. They have gradually developed a very impressive catalogue of iOS music apps many or which – Tera Synth, microTERA, Harmony Voice, Addictive Synth, Tap Delay, Emo Chorus, Posiedon Synth, Voxsyn and Arpeggist, for example – I’ve reviewed here previously on the Music App Blog.
Read more musicappblog.com
Apple’s new iOS 10 operating system is packed with new features that are designed to make your life easier. At the WWDC Keynote event, Apple introduced the top ten additions that it believes are the most important. However there are plenty of smaller changes that are worth looking out for.
Read more www.valuewalk.com
Have you noticed taking a screenshot is harder in iOS 10 and with iPhone 7? Maybe you tried to take a screen shot in iOS 10 only to discover that you either locked the device, sent it to the Home Screen, or summoned Siri instead? This is a fairly common occurrence when taking a screenshot with an iOS 10 device, whether it’s an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, and has led some users to think that the mechanism for how to take a screenshot with iOS 10 was changed.
Read more osxdaily.com