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.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Smart light bulbs are a dime a dozen, but home device maker Elgato decided that another effective way to control your home lighting isn’t a bulb and hub or bridge set-up—it’s a smart light switch. The company’s new $50 Eve Light Switch is the first HomeKit-compatible product of its kind, which means you can control your lights with just your voice. Thanks, Siri!
Read more www.techhive.com
Return of the Zombie King seems at first to be another endless runner, but it’s got a couple of unique tricks up of its sleeve. You play as a nameless king who built a giant castle, but his royal council became wary of his seemingly reckless spending. Almost driving the kingdom into financial disaster, he was kicked out and left to die in a dreadful swamp. A mysterious stranger offers him to bring him back from the dead, and now the king seeks revenge!
Read more www.touchtapplay.com
After rolling out the spam protection for iPhone last month, Truecaller has now released an update which brings full compatibility of the app to all iOS 10 devices. The updated Truecaller app version 7.10 is now available via App Store.
Read more www.fonearena.com
Delta Airlines recently announced an update to its Fly Delta app that will allow customers to track their luggage by following its journey on a map of the United States. Using RFID tags on a user’s bag, which the airline introduced earlier in the year, the app shows the luggage’s “last known location,” determined by the airport at which it was most recently scanned (via CNN).
Read more www.iphonefirmware.com
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
When Apple released the beta of the newest version of its IDE Xcode 8 in June 2016, they released a beta update of Swift 3 along with it—the newest, open-source iteration of the Swift mobile programming language. If you have an existing iOS app or are currently in development, your first question with any iOS update is probably “How will this affect my app? Do I need to update my code—and how quickly?”
Read more www.business2community.com
Google Maps for iOS is getting new features with the release of the all-new update version 4.24.0. The new update does not only allow users to order food for delivery from nearby restaurants, it also has new Explore features that make it easier to identify locations.
Read more www.ibtimes.com
Monday, October 24, 2016
Apple introduced a lot of changes in its iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus lineup, with the handsets dual cameras and lack of a headphone jack taking up most of the attention. However, there was a much less noticeable transformation going on under the hood with the arrival of Intel modems for the very first time.
Read more www.techshout.com
iFixit got its hands on the Google Pixel XL, and needless to say, the device was ripped apart to find out what’s inside. For starters, it scores a 6 out of 10 on repairability score, which makes it slightly more difficult to repair than the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus that score 7 out of 10 each.
Read more tech.firstpost.com
While Apple has made serious improvements to the HomeKit smarthome framework, there are still more than a few ghosts in the machine. Let’s look at how to banish the extremely frustrating “Address is not registered with iCloud” error to get your system back up and running.
Read more www.howtogeek.com
A distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that on Friday severely impacted internet access for many U.S. web denizens was found to be in part enabled by a botnet targeting unprotected “Internet of Things” devices. For Apple, the revelation vindicates a controversial walled garden approach to IoT borne out through the HomeKit protocol.
Read more appleinsider.com
Add a connected garage door to your smart home without buying a new door opener. Hungary-based Nold Technologies has developed a conversion device that connects to your existing garage door opener. The Nold Open, currently part of an Indiegogo campaign, also adds cloud support, and an Apple HomeKit compatible version will be available.
Read more www.yahoo.com
So far in this series, I’ve shown you the advantages of using an iOS-based live rig, as well the tech most suited to the job.
- The Portable Guitarist—Using iOS as a Live Rig
- The Portable Guitarist—Hardware
Read more music.tutsplus.com
When buying a new (or second-hand) iPhone you should always check that it is unlocked. An unlocked iPhone can be used on any phone network, and is worth more money than a locked iPhone. This feature looks at how to check if an iPhone is locked or not.
Read more topcellsmartphone.com
It is now possible to install the WhatsApp++, a turn-around version of popular IM WhatsApp, within any Apple iPhone running iOS 9 or above, without resorting to jailbreaking this device. WhatsApp++ introduces multiple advanced features such as increased emojis, strikethrough functionality within chat messages, changing profile pictures of contacts, hiding “read” status. Check out the guide below to install WhatsApp++ within your Apple iPhones without having to resort to jailbreaking:
Read more www.ibtimes.co.in
Here is a guide on how to use the new bedtime feature in iOS 10. Many of us iPhone owners utilize the built-in Clock application for a multitude of purposes including our daily alarm clock, stopwatch for fitness and even the timer for cooking food in the oven. With iOS 10, Apple introduced a new feature for the Clock called Bedtime.
Read more www.gottabemobile.com
A associate professor at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand just pulled off something which can either be termed as utter nonsense or intriguing. The professor who was invited by the International Conference on Atomic and Nuclear Physics had no clue what to put down since he comes from a background in Human Interface Technology.
Read more tech.firstpost.com
Friday, October 21, 2016
With the release of iOS 10, Apple introduced an exciting new feature called Message App Extensions. This new extension type can send text, stickers, media files, as well as interactive messages and integrates with the Messages app, presenting new functionality for users. Message App Extensions support different types of content that can be shared. One of the most exciting of these is “Interactive Messages,” which allows you to launch an app from Messages, create custom content, and then use the new Messages Framework APIs to send it in Messages.
Read more blog.xamarin.com
If you are looking an OBD adapter for your car complete with a companion application the new Kiwi 3 might be worth more investigation and supports both iOS and Android devices. The Kiwi 3 OBD car adapter and 6-in-1 app supports 125 different gauges, performance meters, data logging, video, and fuel efficiency feedback that could save you $660 a year in fuel say its creators.
Read more clotheshorse.com
The big day for Apple to launch Apple Pay in Japan is rumored to be October 25th, which is the same date as the iOS 10.1 update. During the big event of Apple debuting the iPhone 7 in the beginning of September, talk was mentioned that Apple would also launch Apple Pay in Japan in the near future.
Read more www.iphoneinformer.com