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It looks like Apple will finally let you delete those annoying preinstalled apps

Many of Apple's own iPhone apps are now available to download from the App Store.<p>The Stocks app, Mail app, and several others are currently listed in the App Store. Many of the apps listed, such as Compass and Maps, came preinstalled on every iPhone and were not deletable.<p>Here's the full list of …

Apps

Apple just fixed the worst thing about iCloud Drive

The worst thing about iCloud Drive is that almost everything you have there is downloaded to whatever computer you're using. If you had 40 GB of documents in iCloud, they would also take up 40 GBof space on your computer.<p>Apple defended this setup by saying that iCloud (unlike Google Drive) was for …

Apple

Apple's iMessage Is Getting A Ton Of New Features

Better emoji support, expanded links, and invisible ink<p>iMessage Apps<p>Apple is opening up their messaging platform to developers, so you can do things like pay a friend with SquareCash, send a custom sticker, or collaboratively order food.<p>Expanded Links<p>Media like music and links to websites are …

Apps

Who is Apple's Music Executive Bozoma Saint John?

If you watched the livestream of Apple’s annual developer conference on Monday, you would have seen there was one Apple executive who out shined her …

Woman’s Epic Climbing Journey Captured in Spectacular iPhone Film

RYOT, in association with Apple, has captured one of the most captivating, moving, stunning short documentaries you will see this year, or possibly …

Coach Apple Watch bands get official as they appear on retailer’s site ahead of WWDC

Some spy shots of upcoming Apple Watch bands by designer brand Coach leaked last month, but now the accessories are about to get official as Coach lists the products on its website.<p>The source of the original leak shared a URL to a not yet public listing on Coach’s site today, and we discovered …

Smartwatches

How to Get Off iCloud and Replace Apple’s Apps

Here’s an obvious statement: Apple makes excellent phones. Here’s an obvious, but somewhat less-often spoken statement: Apple also fills those phones …

Apps

Apple debuts Arabic version of Apple.com with right-to-left reading support

Apple today debuted a new Arabic version of Apple.com, bringing the language to its website and online store for the first time alongside a new font right-to-left text.<p>The new Arabic website can be viewed on Apple’s United Arab Emirates website, although most of Apple’s own links to the UAE site …

United Arab Emirates

How to Create Your Own Domain or Website Email ID using Google Apps

In a previous article I shared a brief review about 7 web and cloud hosting providers I thought you would like to check out. In that review, I not …

Report: Apple planning Siri SDK for WWDC as it builds Amazon Echo/Google Home hardware competitor

Last week Google officially took the wraps off of its Amazon Echo competitor Google Home, while earlier this month the original Siri creators unveiled their latest personal assistant Viv. Now, The Information reports that Apple is working on an Amazon Echo-like device.<p>The report explains that Apple …

Amazon Echo

Hyundai adds Apple CarPlay support to six models, report says

Korean carmaker Hyundai plans to integrate CarPlay compatibility into a total of eight 2015 and 2016 vehicles, bringing the firm closer to offering …

Apple Releases Firmware Update For 802.11n and 802.11ac AirPort Base Stations

Apple has released a firmware update today for AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme, and AirPort Time Capsule base stations.<p>Firmware update 7.6.7 is …

The Handmade Wool Felt iPad Pro Sleeve with Apple Pencil and Notebook Pockets

Using its soft wool felt main pocket, the handmade iPad Pro sleeve gently holds your premium iPad when you’re on the go, and two extra small pockets …

My first year with the Apple Watch as a health-monitoring tool

I won’t go as far as to say it is a life-saver. On the other hand, it has become a key part of how I manage my type 2 diabetes.<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at</i> <i>Tech.pinions</i><i>, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.</i><p>We all know about …

Diabetes

Otto: Former Apple, Google and Tesla staff create autonomous truck company

Veterans of Google, Apple and Tesla have formed a new company to produce fleets of autonomous trucks. The firm takes regular trucks and fits them …

Speck's Pocket VR viewer for iPhone 6/6S and Galaxy S7 folds incredibly flat (hands-on)

Back in January at CES Speck showed off its take on Google Cardboard, a pocket-friendly virtual reality viewer with a compact and collapsible design that it calls Pocket VR. It's now shipping and I got my hands on an early sample.<p>What's nice about Pocket VR is that it's both slim and durable and …

ANZ's Apple Pay exclusivity drives credit card applications, other Australian banks take notice

Australian bank ANZ earlier this month observed a 20 percent spike in online credit card and deposit account applications after announcing support …

Cheeky New 'Star Wars: Rogue One' Deets + Pics Revealed In Book Preview

If you had a childhood even vaguely similar to mine (read: are a nerd) you probably spent a lot of time poring over the weirdly hyper-detailed …

Prep Your Goddamn Litre O' Colas, 'Super Troopers 2' Has A Fancy New Poster

TIME TO GET EXCITED, CHUCKLEHEADS. Your poop is about to turn purple and smell like rainbow sherbet.<p>The cult favourite film ‘<i>Super Troopers</i>‘ is …

Film Festivals

Karl Stefanovic's Loosest Moments Supercut

British Driving License Is Heading to Apple's Wallet App

As someone who owns a British driving license, this is surprising and exciting news. MacRumors has the scoop, and points to a Twitter update (via The …

Larry Ellison Recounts Making Plan With Steve Jobs to Save Apple

Larry Ellison, co-founder, chairman and CTO of Oracle, recently gave the Commencement Speech at USC. In his speech, Ellison recounts forming a plan …

The Roll Automatically Categorizes and Picks the Best Photos On Your iPhone's Camera Roll

iPhone: If you have a big photo library on your iPhone, you know it’s a bit of a pain to track down specific photos or pick out a good one. The Roll …

Square Experimented at Coachella, and Apple Should Like What Happened

IMAGE SOURCE: SQUARE.<p>If you went to Coachella this year, you may have noticed that every vendor was using <b>Square</b> credit card terminals to process payments. The payments processor was the exclusive point of sale for the music and arts festival, providing its new EMV chip-enabled hardware to the …

Tell Your iPhone to Notify You When It Connects to Your Car's Bluetooth

If you’re like me, you head out to run errands only to get back home and realize there’s at least one thing you forgot to do. If you’re an iPhone …

An app that will let you know if you’re addicted to your phone

Have you ever wondered just how much time you spend on your phone every day? More specifically, have you been curious about how much time you spend …

Chance the Rapper's 'Coloring Book' will be exclusive to Apple Music for 2 weeks

Chance the Rapper dropped his highly anticipated third mixtape, <i>Coloring Book,</i> Thursday night, but not everyone was able to stream it.<p>The project — …