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  • Reddit Rolls Out Customizable News Tab to Most Users of its Official iOS App Reddit has announced the rollout of its customizable News tab feature to most users of its iOS app. After limited alpha testing of the tab over the last few weeks, Reddit says it has acted on feedback and introduced enough improvements for the next bet… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Security Researcher Discovers Method for Brute Forcing iPhone Passcode in iOS 11 A USB-based vulnerability that allows for the brute forcing of a passcode on an iOS device has been discovered by security researcher Matthew Hickey, reports ZDNet. The method, which bypasses the 10-entry attempt that erases an iOS device when the s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Bethesda Sues Warner Bros for Copying Fallout Shelter With New Westworld iOS Game Warner Bros’ new Westworld game for mobile devices is a “blatant rip-off” of Bethesda game Fallout Shelter, according to a lawsuit Bethesda filed in a Maryland U.S. District Court this week. At issue are the similarities between the two games. In Fa… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Security, privacy experts weigh in on the ICE doxxing In what appears to be the latest salvo in a new, wired form of protest, developer Sam Lavigne posted code that scrapes LinkedIn to find Immigration and Customs Enforcement employee accounts. His code, which basically a Python-based tool that scans LinkedIn for keywords, is gone from Github and Gitlab and Medium took down his original ...
  • Apple Maps Vehicles Begin Collecting Street-Level Data in Japan Apple Maps vehicles equipped with LiDAR sensors have begun collecting street-level data in Japan for the first time this month. Apple will be surveying the Tokyo and Urayasu areas between June and October of this year, according to a new Apple Map… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Mexico presidential campaigns ramp up spend on online ads MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s presidential candidates have declared spending 159 million pesos ($7.8 million) so far on web advertising including Facebook, YouTube and online media, more than a quarter of their campaign spend, the National Electoral… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Tim Cook Reaffirms Apple’s Commitment to Ireland After Tax Dispute and Abandoned Data Center Plans Just weeks after Apple abandoned its plans to build a $1 billion data center in Ireland, and amid a major Irish tax dispute with the European Commission, Apple CEO Tim Cook ensures his company remains committed to the country. In a recent inte… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Mark Gurman: Apple Aims to Release AirPower By September Apple aims to release its multi-device AirPower charging mat “before or in September,” after facing a handful of technical challenges with its hardware and software, according to well-connected reporter Mark Gurman. An excerpt from his Bloomberg N… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • AT&T Follows Time Warner Acquisition With Reveal of Live ‘WatchTV’ Service and New Unlimited Phone Plans One week after completing its acquisition of Time Warner, AT&T today announced the impending launch of an all-new live TV service called “WatchTV,” which unsurprisingly includes many channels under the Time Warner umbrella (via Engadget). This appears … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Westworld’s James Marsden and Evan Rachel Wood to Star in Upcoming Carpool Karaoke Episode Apple today announced that this Friday’s episode of “Carpool Karaoke: The Series” will feature James Marsden (Teddy) and Evan Rachel Wood (Dolores), two of the main characters in HBO’s popular “Westworld” series. A trailer for the new episode was sh… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Rare Japanese unicorn Mercari closes up 77 percent in market debut TOKYO (Reuters) – Flea market app operator Mercari Inc’s shares surged 77 percent in their Tokyo stock market debut on Tuesday, underscoring strong investor appetite for a rare Japanese unicorn bent on U.S. expansion. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • U.S. Supreme Court to Review Whether Lawsuit Accusing Apple of App Store Monopoly Should Proceed In 2011, a class action lawsuit filed against Apple accused the company of operating an illegal monopoly by not allowing iPhone users to download mobile apps outside of its own App Store, reducing consumer choice. The antitrust case was eventually… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Apple Seeds Third Beta of iOS 11.4.1 to Developers Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming iOS 11.4.1 update to developers, one week after seeding the second beta and three weeks after releasing iOS 11.4, an update that introduced AirPlay 2 and Messages in iCloud. Registered developers can … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Deals Reminder: MacRumors Exclusive Twelve South and RAVPower Sales End Friday A few weeks ago, MacRumors shared news of exclusive sale partnerships with Twelve South and RAVPower, both of which will be ending this Friday, June 15. Each sale offers savings on useful Apple accessories, including desk organization products from Twe… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Exclusive: China’s Lufax targets $2 billion in fresh funding amid IPO delay – sources HONG KONG (Reuters/IFR) – China’s Lufax aims to raise up to $2 billion in fresh funding, valuing one of the country’s largest online wealth management platforms at $40 billion, as it opts for private investment ahead of a delayed listing, said people f… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Online retailer Boohoo makes strong start to its new year LONDON (Reuters) – British online retailer Boohoo said its combination of fast fashion at low prices had got the group off to a strong start to the year, confirming its position as one of the winners in a brutal retail market. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple Store Modernization Efforts Continue From Los Angeles to London Apple’s process of modernizing its chain of over 500 retail stores continues in several major cities around the world. Over the weekend, Apple celebrated the grand opening of its relocated Beverly Center store in Los Angeles. Apple’s original store … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Feral Debuts Support for External GPUs With ‘Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration’ Mac and Linux video game publisher Feral Interactive today announced that it will begin supporting external GPUs, beginning with the recently-launched Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration. Apple first launched support for external graphics proc… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Seeds Second Beta of macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 to Developers Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 update to developers for testing purposes, two weeks after seeing the first 10.13.6 beta. The new macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 beta can be downloaded through the Software Updat… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Seeds Second Beta of tvOS 11.4.1 to Developers Apple today seeded the second beta of an upcoming tvOS 11.4.1 update to developers for testing purposes, two weeks after seeding the first tvOS 11.4.1 beta and two weeks after releasing tvOS 11.4, an update that introduced support for AirPlay 2. Des… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Snapchat Introduces Ability to Delete Messages Even After You’ve Sent Them Snapchat today announced a new feature called “Clear Chats,” which lets you delete any message you’ve sent to another person on Snapchat, whether in individual or group chat. This encompasses text chats, stickers, audio and voice notes, and any photo a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • China hacked sensitive U.S. Navy undersea warfare plans: Washington Post WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Chinese government hackers compromised the computers of a U.S. Navy contractor and stole a large amount of highly sensitive data on undersea warfare, including plans for a supersonic anti-ship missile for use on U.S. submarines, … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Myanmar hardline monks vow to stay on Facebook despite ban YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar’s hardline monks will dodge bans on Facebook and keep using it to “tell the truth”, they said on Friday, after the social media giant barred several Buddhist nationalists for hate messages targeting Rohingya Muslims. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • MacRumors Giveaway: Win a New iPad and Balance Folio Clear Case From Speck For this week’s Friday giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Speck for something special. We’re giving away a brand new 32GB sixth-generation iPad paired with one of Speck’s iPad cases, the Balance Folio Clear. Priced at $44.95, Speck’s Balance Folio C… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Snapchat Expanding Bitmoji ‘Friendmojis’ to Apple’s Messages App for First Time Snapchat is expanding the use of its Bitmoji characters — specifically “Friendmojis” — for iOS users in the coming days. With the update, iPhone and iPad users will be able to send personalized Friendmojis, or Bitmoji stickers that include both you a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple Taking ‘Cautious Approach’ to iPhone Assembly This Year, Lowering Component Orders by 20% Apple recently asked its iPhone suppliers to build “around 20 percent fewer” components for the line of iPhones debuting in the second half of 2018, according to four sources speaking to Nikkei. The move is Apple’s attempt to take a “cautious approach”… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Beats Solo3 and Powerbeats3 Wireless Headphones Get New Pop Collection of Colors Beats this week introduced a new Pop Collection of colorways for its Solo3 Wireless and Powerbeats3 Wireless headphones. Solo3 Wireless and Powerbeats3 Wireless are available in Pop Magenta, Pop Violet, Pop Indigo, and Pop Blue options for $29… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Class Action Lawsuit: Apple Watches Have Defective Displays That Can Spontaneously Detach A new class action lawsuit filed against Apple this week alleges that all Apple Watch models suffer from a defect that causes the display to “crack, shatter, or detach from the body of the watch, through no fault of the wearer.” The proposed class… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Sonos and IKEA Reveal Prototypes for ‘Symfonisk’ Speakers, Including One That Doubles as a Shelf Following yesterday’s announcement from Sonos that AirPlay 2 will be coming to its speakers this July, more details about the company’s partnership with IKEA have now emerged, after first being revealed in December. In a press release shared by the Swe… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Siri Shortcuts Offer Scope for Limited Spotify Interactions in iOS 12 Last month, when we asked MacRumors readers what they hoped to see in iOS 12, one of the most frequent requests was improvements to Siri, specifically Spotify integration. Currently, Siri can open streaming media apps like Spotify, but it can’t play so… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Instagram Reportedly Planning Hub for Longer Videos to Compete With Snapchat Discover Instagram is gearing up to launch a hub for “longer-form video,” according to multiple sources speaking with TechCrunch, in an effort to continue its competition with Snapchat and the “Discover” tab, as well as YouTube. The dedicated space will fea… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Amazon Prime Secures Rights to Stream 20 Premier League Football Matches a Season in the U.K. From 2019-2022 Amazon Prime Video has secured the rights to stream live Premier League football matches for three years from 2019, at no extra cost to Prime members who live in the U.K. The exclusive deal, announced on Thursday, means that from next year Amazon Pr… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • How watchOS 5 Brings Rich Web Content to Messages and Mail on Apple Watch Apple’s latest version of watchOS promises to bring rich HTML content to the wrists of Apple Watch users, thanks to new Webkit optimizations that improve apps like Mail and Messages. Apple expanded on the new WebKit features at a WWDC session, in wh… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Rolltop Backpack, TechFolio and iPad Pro Case From Pad & Quill We’re teaming up with Pad & Quill for a series of special WWDC giveaways this week in celebration of the developer-focused event. For those unfamiliar with Pad & Quill, it’s a company that makes high-quality hand-crafted leather accessories for iPho… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Apple Executive Greg Joswiak Dismisses Planned Obsolescence as ‘Craziest Thinking in the World’ Daring Fireball writer John Gruber sat down with Apple’s VP of marketing Greg Joswiak and VP of AR/VR engineering Mike Rockwell at the California Theatre on Tuesday for a live recording of his The Talk Show podcast. MacRumors was in attendance dur… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Australia Prepares Laws Forcing Tech Companies to Help Police Access Encrypted Data of Criminals Australia is gearing up to release new laws that will force Australian telecommunications companies and global tech companies to comply with law enforcement agencies, when such agencies ask for access to encrypted data on the smartphones of suspected c… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Apple Pulls watchOS 5 Beta 1 From Developer Portal After Reports of Bricked Devices Apple appears to have temporarily pulled the watchOS 5 beta from its website after some users reported cases of the software bricking Apple Watch devices. Several users on the MacRumors forums and over on Reddit have expressed problems trying to get… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • iOS 12 Beta Lets Apple Music Subscribers Search for Some Songs Using Lyric Phrases A Reddit user has discovered that the first beta of iOS 12 includes a Music app feature that allows Apple Music subscribers to search for songs using lyric phrases. As the image below shows, using the search phrase “Loving you isn’t the right thing … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Free Trials for All Paid Apps Now Possible Thanks to Updated App Store Guidelines Apple yesterday introduced updated App Store Guidelines, which bring a much-desired feature that both developers and customers have been wanting for some time — free trial options for all apps. A modified 3.1.1 rule in the guidelines says that apps… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Facebook fan page operator has privacy responsibilities: EU court LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) – The operator of a fan page on Facebook is also responsible for protecting visitors’ personal data and cannot hide behind the social network, the European Union’s highest court ruled on Tuesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Johnston Press shares hit record low as new data rules bite (Reuters) – British regional newspaper publisher Johnston Press Plc said European changes to data privacy rules were hitting its online advertising revenue, hammering its shares and threatening the one area of reliable growth for the industry. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Hands-On With Apple’s New iOS 12 Update Apple yesterday introduced the newest version of iOS, iOS 12, which is currently available to developers as part of a beta test. We thought we’d take a closer look at iOS 12 to give MacRumors readers who aren’t yet able to download the beta an idea … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Apple Podcasts Tops 555,000 Different Active Shows Apple’s Podcasts service now hosts more than 18.5 million episodes across 555,000 different “active” shows, according to a report from TechCrunch. The podcast stats, which appears to have been sent directly to TechCrunch by Apple, include other dat… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Security breach at MyHeritage website leaks details of over 92 million users (Reuters) – A security breach at family networking and genealogy website MyHeritage leaked the data of over 92 million users, the company said in a blog posted on Monday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Details Upcoming Privacy and Security Protections in macOS Mojave Apple is beefing up security in both iOS 12 and macOS Mojave, and in a yesterday’s Platforms State of the Union event for developers, Apple outlined a number of new protections that are coming to the Mac with Mojave. First of all, Apple is extending… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Game Devs Express New Fears Over Future of Mac Gaming as Apple Deprecates OpenGL and OpenCL in macOS Mojave Yesterday at WWDC 2018, Apple revealed macOS Mojave, which is set to bring users a Dark Mode, redesigned Mac App Store, organizable Stacks, streamlined screenshots, and more when it launches wide in the fall. Alongside the new features, Apple has confi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • How to Learn Which Apps Will Stop Working on Your Mac When 32-Bit Support Ends Apple has begun the process of phasing out 32-bit applications on Macs, which is why many users who upgraded to macOS 10.13.4 or later will have come across the following warning message the first time they launch certain older apps. This is the f… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • iOS 12 Includes Setting to Disable USB Access When an iPhone Hasn’t Been Unlocked for More Than an Hour In iOS 12, there’s a new setting that will effectively put an end to law enforcement access to iPhones and iPads using USB devices like the GrayKey box, preventing USB accessories from connecting when it’s been more than an hour since the iPhone was la… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Launches New ‘App Store Connect’ App for Developers Apple today introduced a new App Store Connect app, which appears to be a replacement for the existing iTunes Connect app. iTunes Connect is, however, still available from the iOS App Store at this time. App Store Connect allows developers to manage… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple Revamps App Store Guidelines, Sets New Rules for Remote Mirroring Apps Like Steam Link Alongside the debut of iOS 12, which is available to developers for beta testing as of today, Apple has introduced new App Store Guidelines. There are several tweaks that have been made to the App Store Guidelines, and one notable change appears to … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Telegram Gets First Update After Six Week App Store Lockout Telegram today received its first update in two months after an App Store update lockout caused by a dispute with the Russian government and Apple. Telegram CEO Pavel Durov yesterday explained that Apple had been blocking updates to the Telegram app… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Uganda imposes tax on social media use KAMPALA (Reuters) – Uganda’s parliament has imposed a tax on the use of social media in a bid to raise revenue but opponents of the law say it aims to stifle criticism of President Yoweri Museveni, who has been in power since 1986. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • ARKit 2.0 Will Let Two iPhones See the Same Virtual Object iOS 12, set to be unveiled at the Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday, will include ARKit 2.0, an upgrade to the existing ARKit 1.5 SDK that’s available to developers to allow them to build augmented reality experiences in their apps. ARKit 2…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple Tests ‘Order Ahead’ Festival Feature for Apple Pay Apple is adding a small but significant Apple Pay feature that will be of interest to concert attendees: the ability to pre-purchase drinks. According to TechCrunch, Apple tested an “order ahead with Apple Pay” feature at a recent BottleRock music f… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Review: CalDigit’s T4 RAID Offers Lots of Fast Storage, Thunderbolt 3, and 85W Charging Popular storage and dock company CalDigit recently launched a Thunderbolt 3 version of its T4 RAID storage hub, offering demanding Mac users a four-bay setup with capacities up to 32 TB of traditional hard drive or 8 TB of SSD storage. Compatible … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • MacRumors Giveaway: Win a HyperAir 7.5W Wireless Charging Stand From RAVPower For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with RAVPower to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a HyperAir 7.5W Qi Wireless Charging Stand from RAVPower. Designed for the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, and future iPhones with Qi wireless char… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple’s Workforce Growth in Oregon Could Point to Desktop-Class CPU Ambitions Yesterday, we reported on Apple’s opening of a new technology hub in Oregon, along with the hiring of several former senior Intel engineers. Oregon is the site of Intel’s Hillsboro facilities, featuring the chipmaker’s leading-edge 14 nm and 10 nm foun… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple Turns Down Invite to EU Hearing on Tax Evasion Because it Could Be ‘Detrimental’ to Appeal Process As Apple continues to face a legal battle with the European Commission concerning the regulator’s claim that Apple received illegal state aid from Ireland and owes billions in back taxes, the latest development has seen the Cupertino company decline an invitation to testify before a special committee on the tax evasion claims (via Reuters). According to ...
  • How to Add a Passcode to Your Apple Watch and What to Do if You Forget it There are several reasons why you should consider using a passcode on your Apple Watch. Without one, you won’t be able to use Apple Pay to make contactless transactions using the device, nor will you be able to use it to automatically unlock your Mac. … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • FX settlement provider CLS invests in blockchain consortium R3 NEW YORK (Reuters) – Foreign exchange settlement provider CLS has invested $5 million in R3, the New York-based blockchain startup, CLS and R3 told Reuters on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple Seeds First Beta of iOS 11.4.1 to Public Beta Testers Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming iOS 11.4.1 update to its public beta testing group, one day after seeding the beta to developers and just a few days after releasing iOS 11.4, which introduced AirPlay 2 and Messages in Cloud. Beta te… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Apple Releases First Beta of macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 to Public Beta Testers Apple today released the first beta of an upcoming macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 update to public beta testers, one day after releasing the 10.13.6 update for developers. macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 comes as macOS High Sierra 10.13.5 remains in beta testing…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Belkin’s New Wireless Charging Stand and Wireless Charging Pad Are Now Available Belkin at CES debuted new wireless charging accessories, including the Belkin Boost Up Bold Wireless Charging Pad and the Belkin Boost Up Wireless Charging Stand, both of which are now available for purchase. The Belkin Boost Up Bold Wireless Chargi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Telegram CEO Says Apple Has Been ‘Preventing’ iOS App Updates Since Russia’s Ban in April In April, the Russian government banned secure messaging app Telegram and this month asked Apple to remove it from the iOS App Store completely in the country, citing the potential for terrorist communication via the app since Telegram refused to allow… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple Has Reportedly Opened New Engineering Hub in Greater Portland Apple appears to have opened a new engineering hub in Oregon, expanding the company’s presence in the Pacific Northwest tech sector. Apple Store at Pioneer Place in Portland The Oregonian via Patently Apple reports that the offices are located in W… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Xiaomi Unveils Mi 8 Smartphone With iPhone X-Like Notch Design, Vertical Dual-Lens Camera System, and Animated Emoji Features Chinese technology firm Xiaomi held a product launch event in Shenzhen today and unveiled the Mi 8, a 6.21-inch OLED smartphone that most observers would agree bears more than a passing resemblance to Apple’s flagship iPhone X. Xiaomi’s Mi 8 isn’t t… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Plex Launches a New Podcasts Beta, Revamps Mobile Apps Plex today announced the launch of Plex Podcasts, a feature that’s designed to provide Plex users with an intuitive, customizable podcasts experience on any iOS device or Mac with no subscription or media server required. According to Plex, the new … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 57 With Bug Fixes and Feature Improvements Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced over two years ago in March of 2016. Apple designed the Safari Technology Preview to test features that may be introduced into future relea… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Seeds First Beta of iOS 11.4.1 to Developers Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming iOS 11.4.1 update to developers, one day after releasing iOS 11.4, an update that introduced AirPlay 2 and Messages in iCloud. Registered developers can download the new iOS 11.4.1 beta from Apple’s D… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • First WWDC 2018 Decorations Start Going Up at McEnery Convention Center in San Jose The 2018 Worldwide Developers Conference is set to kick off in five days, and ahead of the event, Apple has started decorating the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, which is where the conference will take place. Apple’s WWDC 2018 co… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple Seeds First Beta of tvOS 11.4.1 to Developers Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming tvOS 11.4.1 update to developers for testing purposes, one day after releasing tvOS 11.4, an update that introduced support for AirPlay 2. Designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV models,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Review: BMW’s CarPlay and Qi Charging Support Offer a Convenient All-Wireless Setup, but Subscription Plan Remains Questionable While CarPlay has become very common in cars over the past several years, most manufacturers are still relying on a wired implementation that requires the user to plug his or her iPhone in using a Lightning cable connected to one of the vehicle’s USB p… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Deals Reminder: MacRumors Exclusive Anker Sale Ends Tomorrow, Save on Lightning Cables and More Earlier in May, MacRumors and Anker launched an exclusive new sale for our readers with discount codes available for a handful of useful Anker accessories. Now that June is fast approaching, the sale is set to end tomorrow, May 31. If you’ve been holdi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Kenyan court blocks new online rules after free speech petition NAIROBI (Reuters) – A new cybercrime law came into force in Kenya on Wednesday, but without a ban on “false” information, after bloggers and journalists won a court order blocking rules they said could curtail free expression. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Releases iOS 11.4 With Messages in iCloud and AirPlay 2 Apple today released iOS 11.4, the fourteenth update to the iOS 11 operating system that was first introduced last September. iOS 11.4 comes a month after the release of iOS 11.3.1, an update that introduced a bug fix for a display repair issue. iOS… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...