Apple upgrades its Safari browser on macOS and iOS just once a year, making the refresh more strategic than most of its rivals, notably Google, which last year had eight separate opportunities to add features or functionality to Chrome.
Apple and Google are now locked into a regular yearly cycle when it comes to updating their respective mobile OSes: so far in 2018 we've seen previews of both Android P and iOS 12, and beta versions are already available for the bravest of early ...
Microsoft is joining Apple and Google in offering an app specially designed to aggregate news. The newly redesigned app for iOS and Android is called Microsoft News and will also power news on Microsoft Edge, the News app in Windows 10, Skype, Xbox and Outlook.com.
One of the headlining features for iOS 12 is the new Grouped Notifications feature. It’s not as simple as grouping by app, but it intelligently creates your groups. For example, you’re getting iMessages from several different threads, those will all come in individual groups. And if an email shows up in between? That’ll show up properly.
iOS 12 introduces Apple’s new Screen Time platform to help users with spending their device time more deliberately. An important aspect of that is helping parents guide device use for their children. Let’s take a look at how to set up Screen Time on a child’s iPhone or iPad.
If you have MFi-compatible hearing aids, you can do more than just play music or make calls straight from your iPhone: You can also use your iPhone as a special sound-boosting microphone to help you hear in difficult situations.
Dr Jack West moderates a panel discussion with Drs Josh Bauml and Sandip Patel on the most important lung cancer trials at ASCO 2018, with a focus on chemo-immunotherapy combinations. Medscape Oncology
The top 50 grossing iOS mobile games in the U.S. accounted for 76% of the total revenue in 2017, but they usually don’t stay in the top 50 for long. That’s according to a new study by data company Apptopia. Apptopia looked at the highest grossing games for the iOS App Store in the U.S.
Investing in the stock market is a big part of the financial planning puzzle for almost everyone. It’s a great way to prepare for retirement or even just make some additional income. And technology has made it much easier for anyone to get started investing online. While taking a dive into the market might seem like a big step, especially for beginner investors, technology has made keeping up with specific stocks and the market in general much easier. Along with a number of financial sites, you can easily track the market on your smartphone or tablet with some great apps....
On iOS, as on the Mac, Apple offers a wide range of accessibility features to make the devices easier to read, hear, and work with for people with limitations. While many of these features are useful to people with limitations, some can make using an iOS device better for everyone. Here are a few accessibility
Earlier this week, Oppo — one of the largest smartphone manufacturers in the world — unveiled its new flagship handset: the Find X. While Chinese companies launch a new smartphone almost every other week, the Find X sets the bar high in terms of innovation. And it does so without copying Apple.