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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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How an apple a day can keep pneumonia away

London: The Vitamin C boost found in fruits such as apples can boost anti-bacterial immunity and help protect people from pneumonia, suggests new research. The researchers found that to weaken the immune system and cause pneumonia, bacteria use hydrogen peroxide, also known as a bleaching agent that is used to whiten teeth or hair, as […]

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Apple products may get costlier with new 15% tariff

San Francisco: Some Apple products like AirPods, Apple Watch, HomePods and iMac computers were likely to get costlier as the new 15 per cent US tariffs on Chinese products came into effect from Sunday. Apple has its products assembled by Foxconn in China. “For products covered by Annex A of the August 20, 2019 notice […]

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Apple offers more options for safe, reliable repairs

San Francisco: Apple has announced a new repair program, offering customers additional options for the most common out-of-warranty iPhone repairs. The iPhone maker would provide more independent repair businesses – large or small – with the same genuine parts, tools, training, repair manuals and diagnostics as its Apple Authorized Service Providers (AASPs), the company said […]

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Apple tweaks Siri to protect users' privacy

San Francisco: Apple has said it will no longer retain audio recordings of its digital assistant Siri interactions and use computer-generated transcripts to help Siri improve. “The users will be able to opt in to help Siri improve by learning from the audio samples of their requests,” Apple said in a statement late on Wednesday. […]

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Apple iPhone 11 to use USB-C charger

San Francisco: Apple iPhone 11 would come with a USB-C charger as well as a lightning to USB-C cable in the box. Apple would do away with its original 5-watt charger and instead include a USB-C charger that would enable twice-as-fast iPhone charging times without ditching the lightning connector, MacRumors reported on Wednesday. Apple’s upcoming […]

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Contacts on iPhones vulnerable to hack attack

San Francisco: Apple has never shied away from boasting about how secure its systems are, but researchers have found that contacts saved on iPhones are vulnerable to an SQLite hack attack which could infect the devices with malware. SQLite – the most widespread database engine in the world – is available in every operating system […]

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Boomerang-style feature on WhatsApp soon

San Francisco: Facebook-owned WhatsApp is now working to bring Instagram’s popular Boomerang feature for iOS devices. According to WABetaInfo, a website that tracks WhatsApp updates, the popular messaging platform is working on a Boomerang-style feature for iOS, but the functionality could land on Android devices as well. Boomerang feature on Instagram currently allows users to […]

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iPhone 11 to support Apple Pencil: Report

San Francisco: The 2019 line-up of iPhones are expected to come with support for Apple Pencil — a wireless stylus pen from Apple, a new analyst note from Citi Analysts suggests. Rumours about Apple Pencil support for iPhones go back several years when CEO Tim Cook in an interview in 2016 had said, “If you’ve […]

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Apple acquires Intel's smartphone modem business for $1bn

San Francisco: Apple has announced the acquisition of chip-maker Intel’s smartphone modem business for $1 billion. Approximately 2,200 Intel employees will join Apple, along with intellectual property, equipment and leases, the Cupertino-based iPhone maker said in a statement late Thursday. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2019. “This agreement enables […]

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2020 iPhones may get gaming-centric displays

San Francisco,: To make its devices more gaming-centric, Apple may add quick and ultra-smooth displays to its 2020 line-up of iPhones, for which the company is currently in discussion with Samsung and LG. Both LG and Samsung are known to be the two biggest suppliers of smartphone AMOLED displays in the world. “Apple is considering […]

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Apple users are replacing iPhones with Samsung: Report

San Francisco: Less and less Apple users are sticking with iPhones when it comes to replacement and are switching to Android phones, especially Samsung, a new report by BankMyCell has said. The iPhone trade-in site has been collecting data on the new device people have during the valuation and trade-in of their old iPhone. It […]

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Tech giants to face US hearings on anti-trust, cryptocurrency

Washington: Apple, Google, Amazon and Facebook are set to face two US House hearings on anti-trust issues and Facebook’s planned cryptocurrency Libra. On Tuesday, the House Committee on Judiciary will discuss anti-trust issues while the Senate Banking Committee will discuss Facebook’s digital currency ‘Libra’ that is slated to arrive in 2020, CNET reported on Sunday. […]

Pakistani anchor confuses Apple Inc with fruit, gets trolled

Islamabad: A Pakistani TV anchor confused Apple Inc with the fruit during the live programme recently and became a laughing stock on social media. A video clip of the incident went viral after Pakistani journalist Naila Inayat posted it on Twitter. In the July 4 incident, the anchor can be seen chatting with a panelist […]

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Apple's iCloud services suffer major outage

San Francisco: As part of what looks like an app-meltdown phase after Google and Facebook apps, Apple’s iCloud services suffered a major outage that troubled users, especially in the US, signing into their accounts. The outage on Thursday evening affected almost all of Apple’s iCloud and other services, but while other services were back up […]

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Apple sued for patent violation over iOS low-power mode

San Francisco: Apple is being sued by Location Based Technologies (LBT) for an alleged patent infringement tied to the ‘low-power mode’ and ‘facedown detection’ features in iPhones and iPads. A lawsuit filed against the iPhone-maker claims that Apple’s mobile products that include a ‘low-power mode’ feature that reduces or stops certain background activities like GPS […]

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Apple releases public beta of new iPhone, iPad OS

San Francisco: Apple has released the first public beta of its upcoming iPhone and iPad operating systems (OS), iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, open for everybody to download and experience the test versions. The final version of the new iPhone and iPad operating systems is scheduled to release later this year, most likely by September, […]

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Apple may use Samsung displays in MacBooks, iPads

San Francisco: Apple is expected to launch its 16-inch MacBook Pro along with iPad Pro tablets with OLED screens from Samsung. Apple uses these high-end screens as a selling point for its iPhone XS and XS Max, but iPhone sales have been slowing and the company may need other places to put those screens, The […]

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'PUBG Mobile, Game For Peace revenue over $4.8 million a day'

San Francisco: China’s Internet powerhouse Tencent’s revenue from PUBG Mobile and its new version, Game For Peace, crossed $4.8 million a day in May, becoming the worlds top grossing mobile app, according to a new report from mobile app intelligence firm Sensor Tower. The two versions combined to generate an estimated $146 million in player […]

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Apple further fortifies users' data as tech firms falter

San Jose (California): Sending a strong message to tech companies who take data privacy for granted and allow third party vendors to snoop on your privacy, Apple – that has a clear roadmap on who finally owns the data – has decided to give its users more reasons to stay secure with their personal information. […]

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Apple raises iOS cellular download limit to 200MB

San Francisco: From 150MB per app, Apple has finally increased iOS’ cellular download limit to 200MB to help users download larger apps, especially when they are away from Wi-Fi. This is the first time since 2017 that the iPhone-maker has altered the download limit over mobile networks, Engadget reported on Friday. This should let users […]