Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Let’s discuss the Diskus. It’s a small, disc-shaped charger for your Apple Watch, but that’s not the only thing it does or the problem it solves. Apple provides a snake-like cable and charger with the Apple Watch, which is long and annoying. Meanwhile, accessory manufacturers concentrate on stylish but bulky travel kits that combine a dock and charger. What if you just want to slip a charger for the Watch into your bag?
Read more www.digitaltrends.com
Apple Inc sold more iPhones than Wall Street expected in the third quarter and estimated its revenue in the current period would top many analysts’ targets, soothing fears that demand for the company’s most important product had hit a wall. Its shares rose 7 percent in after-hours trading.
Read more www.reuters.com
Speaking at Apple’s quarterly earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook covered a variety of subjects, and one of the areas that he highlighted for investors is artificial intelligence. AI has fast become one of the top buzzwords for most companies, including Facebook, Google, and Microsoft, and it seems Apple is no exception.
Read more gadgets.ndtv.com
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Apple Inc. has tapped a highly regarded senior executive who helped bring to market many of Apple’s signature products to oversee its fledgling automobile project, according to people familiar with the matter.
Read more www.wsj.com
Shane Mims was diagnosed with epilepsy after having a seizure at work in 2008, and she’s lived with seizures ever since. They’ve taken a toll. Not the bruises or bitten tongues that come with grand mal seizures—Shaina has “partial complex” seizures that affect only part of the brain—but an emotional toll, which in some ways is far worse.
Read more www.fastcompany.com
Canada’s Scotiabank is offering its customers a 10% cashback on everyday purchases of up to US$20 whenever the payment is made using Apple Pay. “This offer is available to our first 50,000 customers who make Apple Pay purchases,” an email sent to a Red Flag Deals forum member reveals.
Read more www.nfcworld.com
Ford announced back in January that all 2017 models would offer CarPlay compatibility through its Sync 3 infotainment system, and the company has today confirmed that this applies across its full range of vehicles: cars, SUVs, light trucks and electrified vehicles. You will, of course, have to purchase Sync 3 as an option if it is not included as standard in your chosen vehicle.
Read more 9to5mac.com
Your old iPad might be still going strong, but if all your apps need newer versions of iOS to run, it feels like you can’t do anything with it. Don’t worry, we’re here with a clever trick that will help you load up your old device with older versions of of your favourite apps.
Read more www.howtogeek.com
After you update to iOS 10, excitement is expected if not anticipated. But there’s one more thing you’ll need to do before you can start tapping your way around iOS 10: learn how to use the new lock screen.
Read more www.cnet.com
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.
Read more www.pymnts.com
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.
Read more www.itpro.co.uk
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.
Read more www.iclarified.com
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.
Read more hivette.com
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.
Read more www.idownloadblog.com
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