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These Are The Specs Of Google’s iWatch Competitor

Google has settled on the specs of its first Android-powered smartwatch, and could be preparing to launch it in June… around the same time rumors suggest Apple might announce the iWatch.<p>According to evleaks, a proven source of insider smartphone information, Google’s first Android-running …

Apple Seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 Build 13D17 to Developers

Apple today seeded build 13D17 of OS X 10.9.3 to developers, one week after releasing the first OS X 10.9.3 beta, build 13D12. The beta is available through the Software Update mechanism in the Mac App Store as well as through the Mac Dev Center.<p>Apple is currently asking developers to focus on …

Apple Makes A Big Push Into Online Ads For The iPhone 5c

The iPhone 5c is a total flop, and Apple may very well kill it off entirely when the iPhone 6 comes around. But Cupertino’s not going down without a fight, which is why the company is making a major advertising push for the iPhone 5c on Yahoo and the <i>New York Times</i> webpage.<p>The advertisements are …

iPhone

Boxcar Update Adds User Accounts, Sound Option Twitter And Mail Options

Boxcar 2 has just been updated to add back a bunch of the features that went missing when the notifications app upgraded from v1.x. Now you can create an account to let you share notifications between devices, configure alerts sounds and more.<p>Boxcar first got popular back before iOS had proper …

Apps

Finally: Due App Updated For iOS 7

Remember when the iPad first shipped and it didn’t have a clock app? Ah, happy days. Because who would want o use an iPad to set an alarm right? After all, it only comes to bed with you and sits on your nightstand until the morning when you wake up and grab it to read the news.<p>Back then, Due was …

Apple Seeds Second OS X 10.9.3 Beta To Developers

One week after seeding the first beta of OS X Mavericks 10.9.3 Apple has released a second beta build of the update to developers this afternoon.<p>The last beta added support for a full range of Retina scaling modes for 4K monitors, but release notes for the second beta are light on details of new …

FCC’s Approval Of AT&T’s Leap Buyout Will Bring iPhone 5 Family To Cricket

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved AT&T’s $1.3 billion purchase of Leap Wireless, as per a recent report.<p>As part of the deal — which works out at $15 per share — AT&T has confirmed that the Leap-owned, pre-paid carrier Cricket will offer iPhone 5 family devices.<p>The …

iPhone 5

Burstly’s SkyRocket Users Get 90-Day Notice Following Apple Acquisition

When Apple acquired Burstly last month, the company behind popular iOS app beta platform Testflight, a lot of people questioned how it would discontinue support for Android and the wider TestFlight SDK to new users.<p>According to a document acquired by TechCrunch, this won’t be the only aspect of …

Chinese Security Team Exploits Safari Security Flaw at PWN2OWN

Every year for the past seven years, hackers have gathered at the annual PWN2OWN event to hack high-profile software and mobile devices using previously unknown vulnerabilities. Apple's Safari browser and iOS platform are often included in the annual contest, which also targets Internet Explorer, …

iOS 8: Apple considers Notification Center + Messages tweaks, removing Game Center app

Besides adding new Maps, Healthbook, and iTunes Radio applications, Apple plans to enhance and refine the functionality of some of its current pre-bundled applications and features for iOS 8. Here is a list, provided by sources, of some of the refinements Apple is <i>considering</i> for select applications …

Rumor: Apple Shelves Plans for 12.9-in ‘iPad Pro’

- Mar 14, 2014<p><i>Digitimes</i> reports today that Apple has reportedly shelved its plans to make a larger-screen version of its popular iPad tablet. Rumors …

4 Days In: iOS 7.1 Adoption Versus iOS 7 Adoption

- Mar 14, 2014<p>Mobile publishing and monetization firm Onswipe has created a chart that compares the adoption rate of both iOS 7, and the recently …

Transcend Debuts 128GB RAM Upgrades for 2013 Mac Pro

Transcend has introduced new RAM updates for the 2013 Mac Pro, allowing users to bring the total amount of memory in their machines to 128 GB, double Apple and OWC's maximum 64 GBs of RAM.<p>Transcend's DDR3 RDIMMs are available in 16 and 32 GB modules to boost Apple's 2013 Mac Pro machines to 64, 96, …

Apple TV Concept Envisions iPod Touch-Style Remote

There have been several mockups of the next-generation iPhone and Apple's much-rumored iWatch, but few designers have tackled what could lie in store for Apple's upcoming revamped Apple TV set-top box.<p>German technology magazine <i>Curved</i> has explored what the future of the Apple TV could look like, …

Apple Updates 'Apple Store' Apps for iPhone and iPad With Minor Improvements

Apple today updated its <i>Apple Store</i> apps for the iPhone and the iPad, adding some minor enhancements to both apps. The iPhone version has gained improvements to In-Store Notifications, allowing users in the United States to view their notifications within the app and and on the lock …

How to Keep Your Teenagers Safe on Their iPhone

Children are getting cell phones at younger and younger ages, and even the cheapest smartphones on the market are capable of browsing the Internet. With the web as vast and accessible as it’s ever been, monitoring teenagers' iPhone use can be as challenging as dealing with their hormone-driven …

How to Use Emoji Shortcuts Instead of Switching Keyboards

Previously, we covered creating keyboard shortcuts to help you quickly type commonly used phrases. Did you know you can also create shortcuts for emoji characters (those cute emoticons that go way beyond your average smiley face)? This is handy if you use a lot of emoji characters and don't want to …

Screenshots of WhatsApp’s upcoming VOIP feature surface, design similar to iOS 7’s Phone app

Shortly after being acquired by Facebook for $19 billion dollars, WhatsApp announced that it was planning to integrate VOIP into its messaging app in the coming months. Today, iPhoneItalia has picked up images of what it claims are screenshots of the VOIP feature in action.<p>In line with the iOS 7 …

Opinion: When will iOS evolve beyond the static grid homescreen?

Now that we’ve had our first look at at least an early take on iOS 8, what stands out most to me is how little the basic appearance of the iOS homescreen has changed over the years. On the left is iOS 1, on the right the recently-leaked iOS 8 homescreen.<p>Seven years apart, yet still essentially …

Apple stoppt angeblich Entwicklung eines größeren iPad-Modells

Zweieinhalb Jahre nach Verkaufsstart des ersten iPads erweitere Apple die Modellpalette um das iPad mini - schon seit Längerem gibt es Gerüchte, …

Apple

iOS 8: Viel schneller, bessere Mitteilungszentrale, App-Kommunikation, ohne GameCenter-App?

Es vergehen nur noch rund drei Monate, bis Apple das nächste große Update für iOS präsentiert. Der Termin für die diesjährige Entwicklerkonferenz …

Schneller lesen: Das Squirt-Lesezeichen auf dem iPhone

Seitdem das Startup „Spritz“ rund drei Millionen Euro Risiko-Kapital für seine Software zum schnelleren Lesen langer Texte einsammeln konnte, lässt …

Gerüchte: Amazon bringt eigene Spielkonsole – Apple entfernt Gamecenter

Zwei unbestätigte Spekulationen aus der Welt der Spiele. Apple, dies prognostiziert Mark Gurman, könnte die Spieler-Zentrale „Gamecenter“ mit der …

Digital

Akkuprobleme durch iOS 7.1?

Die Freude war groß in der Apple-Gemeinde – am Montag hauchte das erste größere Update von iOS 7 vielen alten Geräten neues Leben ein. Version 7.1 …

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Are you seeing the reported hit in battery-life since upgrading to iOS 7.1? [Poll]

We know you like iOS 7.1, but with a lot of chatter about reduced battery-life, and the only test so far based on a small sample and having results falling within the margin of error, we thought it would be useful to get a sense of how prevalent the issue might be.<p>We recognize, of course, that …