iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra

By agentangelo | I post articles and blog posts about iOS, macOS, watchOS and other Apple related stuff.

Apple’s New Emojis: Dinosaurs, Dumplings and ‘ILY’

An angry, cursing face. A head of broccoli. A “Citizen Kane”-style sled. A black mountain climber. A genderless person, available in a range of races and ages.<p>Apple’s new emojis are here.<p>First announced on World Emoji Day (yes, apparently, that exists) in July, hundreds of new emojis will be …

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Five Ways to Make the Most of macOS High Sierra

When I first became an Apple fan, it was the operating system that drew me in. While I’ve always appreciated the sleek look of Apple devices, …

iOS

iOS 11: How to use the new screenshot editor

I wrote about the new screenshot editor in our 11 quick tips on iOS 11, but it’s also something I want to cover in more depth to help you unlock all …

iOS

iPhone 8 review: so this is what good battery life feels like

Apple might have phoned in the design again, but an improved power supply, wireless charging and a cracking camera save it. But is it worth £700?<p>iPhone 8 Plus review: still massive – but not in a good way<p>Another year, another iPhone, except this time there are three of them. The iPhone 8 is the …

Phones

iOS 11's Control Center Doesn't Actually Kill Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

One of the main changes to Apple's iOS 11 is the Control Center. Since its introduction in iOS 7, the Control Center has been a half-page panel …

Wi-Fi

Critical Code in Millions of Macs Isn't Getting Apple's Updates

As any nagging cybersecurity expert will tell you, keeping your software up-to-date is the brushing and flossing of digital security. But even the …

Information Security

Apple releases Face ID security guide

A few bits from Apple’s Face ID Security white paper:When Face ID detects and matches your face, iPhone X unlocks without asking for the device …

iOS

New betas show off iPhone X lock screen and home screen experience

The new Xcode 9.1 beta has also been released by Apple today with support for the new operating system updates: iOS 11.1, watchOS 4.1 and tvOS 11.1. It also includes a more fully-fledged iPhone X simulator, which demonstrates the new lock screen and home screen experiences.<p>There are also some …

iOS

A small-screen iPod, an Internet Communicator and a Phone

Apple is now the biggest watchmaker in the world, overtaking Rolex during the last quarter. This achievement happened less than two and a half years …

Smartwatches

Here are 11 quick tips for using iOS 11

iOS 11 is here, and we have several tips to help you get acquainted with the exciting new features now available. Here are eleven (<i>ahem</i>) tips to get …

iOS

iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3 hit stores today

A week and a half after being unveiled on stage at the new Steve Jobs Theater, the iPhone 8/8 Plus and Apple Watch Series 3 have hit just hit store shelves. As ever, eager fans were queued up at stores across the globe to be among the first to get their hands on the new products, though a number of …

Smartwatches

Apple's iPhone 8 survives harsh scratch and bend test in new video

As it does every year, Apple's latest iPhone model is being put through a battery of stress tests for the viewing pleasure of YouTube, with a new …

IPhone 8

Apple stock suffers worst product launch week of the iPhone era - MarketWatch

Apple Inc. shares fell Friday, as the consumer electronics giant launched its new line of smartphones and watches, and turned in their worst weekly …

Apple TV

iPhone 8 Review: Apple’s Best and Most Boring iPhone

Author: David Pierce. David Pierce Gear<p>Date of Publication: 09.19.17.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>Review: Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus<p>The first …

Phones

iPhone 8 Plus Camera Review: India

IPhone 8

The inside story of the iPhone X 'brain,' the A11 Bionic chip

You could be forgiven if, after Apple’s giant, two-hour product launch event on Tuesday, the only thing you remembered is the stunning iPhone X. It …

Mobile

Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Aren't Fully Disabled When Toggled Off in Control Center on iOS 11

Apple has confirmed that Bluetooth and Wi-Fi are not fully disabled when toggled off in Control Center on iOS 11.<p>Even when toggled off in Control Center on an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch running iOS 11 and later, a new support document says Bluetooth and Wi-Fi will continue to be available for …

Wi-Fi

Apple promotes all-new iOS 11 App Store in new series of videos

Following the release of iOS 11 to the public yesterday, Apple has shared a new series of videos on YouTube that highlight the all-new App Store design. The four videos all highlight new features and capabilities of the iOS 11 App Store.<p>The primary video simply highlights new features of the App …

App Store

Former Apple Engineers Working on New Eyes for Driverless Cars

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Soroush Salehian raised both arms and spun in circles as if celebrating a touchdown.<p>Across the room, perched on a tripod, a small black device monitored this little dance and streamed it to a nearby laptop. Mr. Salehian appeared as a collection of tiny colored dots, some red, …

Palo Alto

Apple Watch Series 3 Excels, Even if You Don’t Need Cellular

To understand why you might want the new cellular Apple Watch, put yourself in the shoes of a wealthy person who drives a weekend car. (I promise this is a fun exercise.)<p>In this situation, your iPhone is like your everyday workhorse vehicle, with the muscle to speed through emails, calendar …

Smartwatches

★ The iPhones 8

I was tempted to write this review under the conceit that there was no such thing as the iPhone X. Just don’t even mention the iPhone X, and consider …

John Gruber

Review: The iPhone 8 is a look into the augmented future of photography

T<p>his is a camera review. There are a number of updates that should appeal in the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, but the one question most upgraders are going to be asking is how good is the camera?<p>The camera system in the iPhone is becoming the central focus of its technological advancements. And it’s not …

IPhone 8

How iOS 11 is disrupting the Apple cart

Apple launched the tenth iteration of its flagship device recently, hoping iPhone X plus accompanying 8-series, will revive stalling sales of what is …

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11 Cool New Things You Can Do in iOS 11

A new iOS is upon us tomorrow, September 19, and with it, a whole new life. Or, at least, new features, from new screenshotting options to built-in …

iOS

How to Set Your iPhone to Automatically Answer Calls with iOS 11

A new iOS 11 feature on the iPhone allows your phone to automatically answer calls after three rings. If you’re the type of person who’s always near their phone but sometimes takes too long to answer, or if you find the swiping-to-answer motion annoying (like my mom) or difficult to do, then you …

iOS

Take these steps to secure your phone before letting anyone—even your friends—borrow it

Keep your secrets safe.<p>When somebody asks to borrow your phone—perhaps a stranger asks to make a call, or a friend wants to scroll through your vacation photos—the thought can give you heart palpitations. We keep so much data and personal information on our little pocket computers that handing them …

iOS Apps

25 features that will make you want to upgrade to iOS 11

iOS

iOS 11 will be released TOMORROW: Here are the new features coming to your iPhone

iOS 11, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, will start rolling out to iPhone and iPad users on Tuesday.<p>Apple first revealed iOS 11 …

iOS

How to take screenshots with iPhone X

You probably know that you can capture literally anything shown on the display of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch as an image file using the …

iOS

Do "They" Really Say: "Technological Progress Is Slowing Down"?

<b>Consider the 256 GB memory iPhone X</b>: Implemented in vacuum tubes in 1957, the transistors in an iPhoneX alone would have:• cost 150 trillion of today's …

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