Monday, July 25, 2016
After a run of rough headlines, Apple is nearing a pretty big piece of good news. The world’s most successful smartphone maker is on the cusp of selling its billionth iPhone. The billionth iPhone mark is anticipated to come sometime around when Apple reports its Q3 earnings tomorrow (July 26), when the firm is widely expected to announce a three-month sales total of 40 million for its most popular device.
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Apple is expected to release its iPhone 7 sometime in mid-September, and the leaks have been overflowing. The latest brings more mystery into the 3.5mm headphone jack controversy, through a full-blown video comparison of a purported iPhone 7 with its predecessor, the iPhone 6s.
Read more gadgets.ndtv.com
Vulnerability let hackers execute remote code with just one message. Apple has taken the wraps off iOS 10, releasing the new operating system immediately as a developer preview and confirming a public beta would kick-off in July before being available as a free upgrade in the Autumn.
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PokeMatch co-creator Rene Roosen needed a date while wanting to catch Pokemon. He teamed up with his friends Pim de Witte and Troy Osinoff to Create PokeMatch. PokeMatch is an app that allows you to find dates or friends that play Pokemon GO.
Read more www.prnewswire.com
These are instructions on how to jailbreak your iPhone 5s, 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus and SE on iOS 9.3.3 using the PP Pangu Jailbreak utility for Windows.
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Monday, June 27, 2016
Honda on Friday announced that the 2017 Accord, going on sale June 27, will be available with an upgrade supporting Apple’s CarPlay and Google’s Android . To use either interface people will have to pay for a 7-inch Display Audio touchscreen, Honda said.
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The new iOS 10 is right around the corner, with enormously anticipated advancements in everything from Messages to Maps, Photos to the ways we interact with Siri and beyond. If you’re interested in getting in on the ground level of Apple’s latest evolution, you can get a running head start down the path to a lucrative future in coding with an exciting The Complete iOS 10 Developer Course, now offered at a pre-sale discount of 98 percent off from TNW Deals.
Read more thenextweb.com
Despite the slowness of the jailbreak community as of late in the midst of no new jailbreak, Cydia is still seeing a number of tweak releases throughout each week. Every Sunday we bring you our roundup of all the jailbreak tweaks and apps released in Cydia this week, and this weekend is no different.
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Friday, June 24, 2016
BitTorrent is coming to your TV, smartphone, and tablet — though not in the way you might expect. It’s launching an app today called BitTorrent Now that basically sounds like a bizarro mashup of Netflix and Spotify, offering on-demand streaming of videos and music, but largely from independent artists you’ve never heard of.
Read more www.theverge.com
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Granted, some vending machines offer a very smooth experience. Insert cash—it only takes one try sometimes, no frantically working the bill against the edge of the machine in order to straighten the bill—press buttons, get treat, get change where applicable. All very straightforward, all very simple. Sometimes it doesn’t go that right, however, and it’s times like those that come to mind when we find Apple Pay is proving to be quite a winner as part of the vending machine market.
Read more paymentweek.com
Apple’s big changes to Messages in iOS 10 seem mostly cosmetic: Giant emoji, full-screen fireworks, handwritten scrawls across photos and videos, and stickers galore. These are features lifted straight from Facebook Messenger, Snapchat, Line, and all the other messaging apps that are resonating with teenagers and, even if they won’t admit it, their parents. But the biggest change to Messages is more behind the scenes.
Read more www.macworld.com
The updated Dropbox features aim to give users greater flexibility on both mobile and computer platforms, according to an announcement made on Dropbox’s blog. Users can now scan documents using the mobile Dropbox app and organize from whiteboards, receipts, and sketches and search inside scans.
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One subtly important improvement in iOS 10 is support for multilingual typing, letting people use several languages in the same sentence without unwanted autocorrections.
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When Apple released a preview version of iOS 10 at its annual developers conference last week, the company slipped in a surprise for security researchers — it left the core of its operating system, the kernel, unencrypted.
“The kernel cache doesn’t contain any user info, and by unencrypting it we’re able to optimize the operating system’s performance without compromising security,” an Apple spokesperson told TechCrunch.
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Tuesday, June 21, 2016
D-Link has announced that it will develop a new Wi-Fi camera that will support Apple HomeKit and the new Home app in iOS 10 later this year, making the global networking company one of the latest major brands to support Apple’s smart home framework. D-Link says that the company offers an extensive range of Wi-Fi cameras as part of its Connected Home series with the new D-Link Wi-Fi camera built for HomeKit’s camera category ─ one of two important new accessory types announced in the keynote speech at Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) event in San Francisco.
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You can now use Apple Pay to withdraw cash from a number of ATMs offered by Bank of America. It’s a major addition to the Apple Pay network as Bank of America is the second largest bank in the U.S.
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Finally, Microsoft has released the SharePoint application for iOS. We first heard about the iOS version of SharePoint in May from the Future of SharePoint conference. During which, we saw the integration of SharePoint into OneDrive for iOS platforms. Now users can download the team intranet application for free.
Read more www.winbeta.org
Microsoft Flow, the company’s recently launched workflow management tool, has now arrived on mobile in the form of an iOS application. Essentially a direct competitor to IFTTT, Microsoft Flow debuted in April on the web, offering an interface that lets you mash up up two or more cloud services in order to create workflows – like those that let you automate file synchronisation, alerting, data organization and more.
Read more techcrunch.com
Monday, June 20, 2016
As you probably know, Apple is preparing to unleash iOS 10 onto the world. As with most iOS updates, Apple users everywhere are scanning the list of new features to see how exactly this new update will improve their favorite devices. Mostly though, what you’re likely looking for are the little things. While redesigns, bug fixes and new apps are all well and good, the thing that matters most to Apple users are those quality of life features that improve little things that bugged you about previous iOS versions.
Read more www.iphonefaq.org
Installing an iOS beta onto an iPhone or iPad places an iOS Beta Software Profile certificate onto the device, which allows that hardware to receive new iOS beta builds through Software Update. If you decide you no longer want a specific device to receive beta updates however, you’ll want to remove the iOS beta profile certificate from the device, which will effectively opt the device out of being in the beta program.
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