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After Microsoft, Facebook Criticises Apple For Restricting Its Gaming App

San Francisco: After Microsoft blamed Apple for not letting its Cloud gaming service to appear on the App Store, Facebook has criticised the iPhone maker, saying the company prevented the social network from launching its gaming app on iPhones and other devices. Apple rejected Facebook Gaming app on the iOS App Store, as it was […]

Apple Becomes World's Most Valuable Company With Market Cap Of $1.84 Trillion

San Francisco: Riding on strong quarter results despite the pandemic, Apple has surpassed Saudi Aramco to become the worlds most valuable company with a market cap of $1.84 trillion. The strong earnings report helped Apple shares closed up 10.47 per cent on Friday to become the world’s most valuable publicly-traded company, surpassing the largest oil […]

Apple To Start Assembling iPhone SE In India

San Francisco: Apple is reportedly planning to assemble its new iPhone SE in India. The iPhone maker has already asked one of its suppliers in China to start shipping components for the iPhone SE 2020 to its manufacturing partner Wistron in India, reports AppleInsider. Assembling the iPhone SE 2020 under the ‘Make in India’ initiative […]

Does your smartphone have any of these PINs? Change it fast

London: If your iPhone or Android smartphone PIN starts with 1234, 0000, 2580, 123456 or 654321, you are in a soup as these PINs are most prone to hacking as your device can be unlocked easily by others. According to the study, the 10 most popular four-digit PINs are: 1234, 0000, 2580, 1111, 5555, 5683, […]

iPhone Users' Data Supreme, No Back Door Access: Apple

Las Vegas: Reiterating its commitment to safeguarding the iPhone user’s data at any cost, Apple has defended its stance on hardware encryption at the ‘CES 2020′ trade show here, as the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) asked the Cupertino-based giant to unlock two iPhones. Participating in a privacy-focused session, Jane Horvath, Apple’s Senior Director of […]

Apple Sues Security Vendor For Alleged Copyright Violations

San Francisco: Taking its legal fight with iOS virtualisation vendor Corellium to a new level, Apple is suing the company for allegedly trafficking under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) in the US. The new lawsuit filed in the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida comes after the iPhone maker initially sued […]

Apple Granted Patent For Virtual Speakers Anywhere In Room

San Francisco: Apple has been granted a new patent for virtual speakers in MacBook that can simulate sounds from anywhere in the room, making the users feel as if the sound is coming from a different place than loudspeakers. According to a report in 9to5Mac, it’s a virtual acoustic system that works by using “crosstalk […]

Google, Apple Remove UAE Spying Chat App ToTok

New York: Google and Apple have removed the popular messaging app ToTok amid claims that it is being used for spying by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government for mass surveillance. The app has been downloaded five million times on Android before it was removed from the Google Play Store. App-tracking platform App Annie said that […]

Apple Kills 'Rewound' App That Turns iPhone Into Classic iPod

San Francisco: Apple has removed an app called Rewound from its App Store that turned an iPhone into a virtual iPod with a click wheel like an old-era MP3 player. In a post written on Medium, Rewound said it is launching a Rewound.fund to revive the app. “Since we have been deprived of revenue by […]

Apple May Add Larger Batteries To 2020 iPhone Models

San Francisco: Apple is reportedly planning to include a custom battery protection module with the iPhone 12, which is said to be almost 50 per cent smaller and thinner than the one being used in current and old iPhones. The reduction in size could result in more free space for a slight increase in battery […]

Apple Updates Clips With Memoji, Animoji & More

San Francisco: Apple’s free video creation app Clips has been updated for the iPhone and the iPad with new Animoji and Memoji support. This update includes animated stickers and emoji that can “follow the movements of a user’s face” in videos captured with device front-facing cameras. “Users can now easily share personal video messages, slideshows, […]

Man Credits Apple Watch For Saving His Life

San Francisco: A 79-year-old veterinarian from Waco, Texas has credited the Apple Watch for saving his life, after the device’s heart rate monitor notified him of atrial fibrillation. Dr. Ray Emerson received a notification from his Apple Watch saying that it had noticed an irregular heartbeat, CBS Austin reported recently. The notification of an irregular […]

Apple Airpods Pro Now In India For Rs 24,900

New Delhi: Apple on Wednesday brought its wireless AirPods Pro with an active noise cancellation feature for Rs 24,900 to India. AirPods Pro will be available through Apple Authorised Resellers on Apple devices running iOS 13.2 or later, iPadOS 13.2 or later, watchOS 6.1 or later, tvOS 13.2 or later, or macOS Catalina 10.15.1 or […]

Are you iPhone 5 user? Update software now to keep using App Store

New Delhi: If you are using an iPhone 5, do not forget to update its software as Apple has warned that without an iOS update the device will not support App Store, iCloud, email, and web browsing from Sunday. “Starting just before 12:00 a.m. UTC (5.30 p.m. India time) on November 3, 2019, iPhone 5 […]

Apple Posts Record Sales In India, Mac Growth At All-Time High

Cupertino (California): Apple registered a new record in India in its fiscal Q4 quarter and the company generated an all-time revenue record for the Mac desktops in the country, it has announced. The July-September period saw Apple log record revenue in the country and is set to break the numbers in its fiscal 2020 Q1 […]

Apple Launches New AirPods Pro For Rs 24,900

Cupertino (California): Apple on Monday announced AirPods Pro for Rs 24,900 with active noise cancellation and superior, immersive sound in a lightweight, in-ear design. AirPods Pro will start shipping on October 30 and will be available through Apple Premium Resellers soon. AirPods Pro require Apple devices running on iOS 13.2 or later, iPadOS 13.2 or […]

Apple Asks iPhone 5 Owners To Update To iOS 10.3.4 By Nov 3

San Francisco: Apple has alerted owners of the iPhone 5 to update their devices from their current iOS version to iOS 10.3.4 by November 3, else functions like iCloud and the App Store will no longer work on their device. In alerts sent out to iPhone 5 owners by the company, the iPhone maker warns […]

Apple Watch Saves Calgary Woman From Rapist

San Francisco: In yet another example why you should wear an Apple Watch, a woman in Calgary in the Canadian province of Alberta has credited the device for saving her life and also from potentially being raped. On April 1, the woman was asleep in her home following a day at work, but woke up […]

New 10.2-Inch Apple iPad: Bigger, Better Yet In Your Budget

New Delhi: If you are a student or a creative pro and do not want to spend a moolah on a high-end digital screen to give your ideas new wings, Apple has brought a new seventh-generation iPad with 10.2-inch Retina display, Apple Pencil support, the fast A10 Fusion chip, advanced cameras and sensors for just […]

16-inch MacBook Pro may have 96W USB-C charger

San Francisco: A leaked photo has alleged that Apple might ship a 96W USB-C charger with the 16-inch MacBook Pro. As per the photo, the adapter is model number A2166, and is about the same size as the 87W adapter used for the 15-inch MacBook Pro, Apple Insider reported. Apple previously confirmed that its upcoming […]

iPhone 11 Pro: Own It, Flaunt It, Stun Your Instagram Fans

New Delhi: More than anything else, holding a new iPhone means enjoying both seamless productivity and creativity along with a definite style statement that you can keep flaunting till the craze settles in. If you are in the iPhone ecosystem or wish to own one as part of your bucket list, upgrading to a new […]

Apple may launch 16-inch MacBook, new iPad Pro in Oct

San Francisco: Apple has several rumoured products in the lineup for its October event, including a 16-inch MacBook Pro with a scissor keyboard, refreshed iPad Pro model along with Apple Tags items trackers. The company hosted an event on October 30, 2018, at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York City and this year again […]

Apple Releases iOS 13.1.2, iPadOS 13.1.2, WatchOS 6.0.1

San Francisco: Apple has rolled iOS 13.1.2 and iPadOS 13.1.2 update, along with watchOS 6.0.1 to fix bugs and upgrade performance. The iOS 13.1.2 update deals with flashlight, a bug that could cause loss of display calibration data, iCloud Backup issue and Bluetooth disconnect problem, Apple Insider reported on Monday. As per report, iPadOS 13.1.2 […]

Unnao case: Court directs Apple to disclose MLA Sengar's location on the day of rape incident

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday directed technology company, Apple, to give location details of expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar on the day 17-year-old girl from Unnao was allegedly raped by him. District Judge Dharmesh Sharma, holding an in-chamber proceedings, directed the iPhone-maker to file the reply by September 28 when it will […]

Amazon Leading Push To Make All Voice Assistants Compatible

San Francisco: US tech multinational Amazon announced that it will lead an initiative to make different voice assistants like Alexa and Cortana compatible among themselves and with all the different mobile devices on the market, a move for which the firm has obtained the support of more than 30 companies. A day before the company […]