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APPLE added a lot of new features in its latest iOS 15 update – but are you using one? We’ve rounded up some of the best new iPhone hacks you need to try today. 2 TikTok star @roxanna.roxi has shared some cool iPhone tricks1 credit 2 Tap the two squares at the bottom of Safari …

It’s finally here: Apple’s iOS 15.2 update has just arrived, along with some amazing new features that boost iPhone privacy. The iOS 15.2 update is Apple’s biggest iOS 15 operating system upgrade yet, mainly because it introduces the app privacy report. In case you didn’t know, iOS 15.2’s new app privacy report is an accessible, …

After a six-week beta cycle, it looks like Apple is finally gearing up to release iOS 15.2 to the public later this month, with the final version of the Developer Release Candidate yesterday. Release Candidates, or “RC” versions, are the last step in the beta cycle of a new version of the Apple operating system. …

Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) aims to launch a product feature called “crash detection” for iPhones and Apple Watches in 2022, the Wall Street Journal reports. Collision Detection uses data from sensors built into Apple devices, including the accelerometer, to detect car crashes when they occur, for example, by measuring a sudden spike in gravity, or …

At its annual developer conference on Tuesday, Samsung detailed the upcoming One UI 4 software update and outlined its strategy for the smart home, Tizen TV, and the Bixby voice assistant. The new smartphone software has been available in beta since September, but the tech giant detailed its new features during its keynote address at …

Every year Apple releases a new version of its mobile operating system with a bunch of exciting changes. This year, iOS 15 introduced SharePlay for FaceTime, updated notifications, improved Maps and Weather apps, and Focus. These are all welcome additions to the iPhone ecosystem, but the update seems to have added as many bugs as …

Any tech nerd or Apple fanatic will know that last year turned the whole laptop game upside down thanks to the M1-powered MacBook. At a time when the popularity of MacBooks was slowly losing popularity, Apple seemed to have an instant fix that few saw coming. In addition to fixing faulty keyboards, the company ultimately …

Part of the iPhone’s appeal is its simplicity – you can grab it right out of the box and start setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind this simple and intuitive interface, you’ll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Apple rolled out iOS 15 on Monday. This is the latest update to …

IPhone owners can feel like they have a brand new smartphone. Apple rolled out iOS 15 on Monday. This is the latest update to the operating system that powers his iPhone. The arrival of iOS 15 precedes the launch of iPhone 13 on September 24, which is available in standard, Mini, Pro, and Pro Max …

Your iPhone is full of hidden features, and iOS 15 has them. James Martin / CNET Apple generally does a great job of showcasing its most popular features every time it drops a new iOS update. With iOS 15, the tech giant has talked about its Do not disturb replacement, as well as improvements and …

Your iPhone is full of hidden features, and iOS 15 has them. James Martin / CNET Apple iOS 15 includes a bunch of new features for iPhone and iPadincluding an upgrade Focus mode that replaces Do not disturb, FaceTime Improvements, iMessage tweaks, and a redesigned Safari experience. (Here are all the best features of Apple’s …

The release date of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 was finally revealed by Apple during its “California Streaming” event on Tuesday, September 14th. The new operating system for qualifying iPhone and iPad models will begin rolling out next week. The software upgrade includes several new features, including SharePlay, which allows users to consume content together …

Apple’s iOS 15 operating system is due to launch in a few weeks, and it comes with a bunch of jaw-dropping new iPhone features that will beat Facebook. It comes after a years-long battle between the iPhone maker and Mark Zuckerberg’s social network over privacy. Admittedly, Apple hasn’t really covered itself in fame over the …

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Apple is about to hit Facebook with a heavy blow that will weigh on the data-hungry social network’s revenue and may force it to change its ways. That’s because in September of this year, Apple will launch its iOS 15 operating system update, bringing with it several new iPhone features. Among these are privacy reports, …

Currently, the largest iPad that can be purchased is the 12.9-inch iPad Pro. While that’s a lot of screen for a tablet, famed Apple leaker Mark Grumann (via 9to5mac) says iPads with even larger screens may be released in the coming years. It’s hard to say the exact screen size of upcoming iPad models at …

Photo by Arnel Hasanovic on Unsplash During WWDC in June 2021, which was held virtually, Apple unveiled iOS 15, the new version of its operating system, which will arrive on iPhones later this year. As usual with Apple’s announcements, iOS 15 has generated a lot of hype, and some of the features featured should be …

Given that we’re already in the 14th iteration of iOS, there’s a good chance Apple’s mobile operating system is full of hidden and useful features that you had no idea existed. It’s not much of a surprise, Apple, for some reason, doesn’t always announce some of the most useful features in iOS and instead leaves …

With each iOS update or release of new models, the functions of the iPhone keep growing. There are so many of them that it is almost impossible to know them all. For example, did you know that you can take a screenshot just by pressing the back of your phone? Or that you can set …

The next big operating system for Apple Macbook and other Mac devices is finally here. Apple deployed the public version of macOS Big Sur and it is now available for download. macOS Big Sur was unveiled by Apple at WWDC 2020 in June and brings a host of new features for Mac users. New features …

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc AAPL.O on Tuesday showcased a MacBook Air laptop and other machines with its first mainframe designed in-house for Macs, a move that will bring its computers and iPhones closer technologically. The new chip, called M1, marks a change from Intel Corp INTC.O technology that drove the electronic brains of …

Dear Tim Cook, As the CEO of Apple, over the past few years I’ve written you a wishlist of new features that I wanted to see on the next iPhones as you prepare to launch the new editions. Sometimes you would agree with me, like in 2016 when I asked for water resistant iPhones, and …

The Iphone. It’s an iconic device that’s often credited with the birth of the modern touchscreen smartphone in 2007. Apple’s hugely popular mobile has seen many incarnations over the years, with features that come and go – but you remember you of all the features of the iPhone used to get? In a world where …

Apple’s most recent software updates have reportedly broken FaceTime compatibility with older iPhone and iPad models, preventing many users from making voice or video calls during the COVID-19 pandemic. The issue affects devices running iOS 13.4 and macOS 10.15.4 when they attempt to connect with devices running iOS 9.3.5 or iOS 9.3.6 – or vice …

In addition to releasing iOS 12.4, Apple also announcement that it fixes older versions of the platform for devices that cannot run the latest deployments. We are talking about models as old as the iPhone 4s and the first generation iPad mini. Not to teach old devices new tricks, but to fix a bug that …

Five new iPad models have been registered by Apple with the Eurasian Economic Commission, implying that new products are on the way. The model identifiers listed in the database include A2068, A2197, A2198, A2228, and A2230 and would all work on iPadOS, which was featured by the Cupertino giant during the WWDC 2019 keynote. Apple …

Apple laptops with USB-C ports are bad. They have unreliable keyboards, they’re difficult and expensive to repair, they only have USB-C ports, and high-end models don’t reach their maximum potential. I use Windows laptops and love them, although they’re not perfect either. But at least the Windows laptops I used were cheaper, and there is …

Apple devices from five years ago cannot upgrade to iOS 13.Photo: Apple / Mac Cult There is bad news for those with an iPhone released in 2014 or earlier: it is not possible to install iOS 13 on these handsets. The same goes for iPad models from 4 years ago; they cannot be upgraded to …

Open Sesame! It would be nice if you could just shout a simple passphrase on your phone and find out all its secrets. It might not be that simple, but we have some cool features for iPhone that you might not be familiar with. There’s a lot going on in Apple’s mobile operating system, and …