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Apple likely to remove TouchID for all future iPhone models

By : CIOL Writers

Apple is likely to remove the TouchID fingerprint sensor in favor of facial recognition for all 2018 iPhone models, 9to5Mac reported. While many people criticized Apple’s latest FaceID technology in iPhone X, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo told 9to5Mac that

Qualcomm seeks iPhone ban in China with a new lawsuit against Apple

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Qualcomm has filed yet another lawsuit against Apple seeking to block the sale and manufacturing of iPhones within the country, according to Bloomberg. The lawsuit adds to the long running legal battle between the tech giants over patents. A company spokeswoman told Bloomberg, “Apple employs

Apple teams up with AR Rahman to set up two music labs in India

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Apple Music has partnered AR Rahman-founded KM Music Conservatories (KMMC) to set up two Mac Labs in India that will teach students how to create music using Apple’s professional music creation app — Logic Pro X. “Apple Music and the KM Music Conservatory

Apple could bring Face ID to iPad Pro by next year

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Apple is bringing its face scanning technology to iPad Pro. The company will add its TrueDepth Camera that enables iPhone X’s Face ID technology to next year’s iPad Pro, as reported by 9to5Mac. The prediction comes from KGI analyst Ming Chi-Kuo

iPhone 8 Plus pops open due to swelling battery: Report

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Apple’s latest smartphone has generated a lot of controversy due to multiple reports of batteries swelling in the iPhone 8 Plus smartphones, which apparently broke them. The reports have spanned Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, Canada and Greece, all displaying similar symptoms, making the notion

Apple releases watchOS 4.0.1 with the LTE connectivity bug fix

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Apple has released a software update watchOS 4.0.1 to Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular users. The new update particularly focusses on fixing a Wi-Fi connectivity issue some Series 3 models with LTE experienced. The issue prevented the devices from connecting to

Apple acqui-hires a small startup Init.ai to work on Siri

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Apple has “acqui-hired” the team from Init.ai, a startup known for its customer service automation, reports TechCrunch. A few days back, the startup notified on its website that it is “joining a project that touches the lives of countless people across the world. We

Here’s why you should update to Apple macOS High Sierra

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A week after launching iOS 11, Apple has released a free update to download macOS High Sierra. The macOS version 10.13 is now rolling out for Mac computing devices. What we love the most about the update is that now

Apple, Google, and Microsoft are the most valuable brands of 2017

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Technology industry was a clear winner when Interbrand released its latest Global Brands ranking with half of the top ten brands being technology firms. Without any surprises, Apple and Google topped the 18th edition of global rankings for the fifth consecutive year. While Apple’s

Apple changes the guard from Bing to Google for search results in Siri and Spotlight

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Apple is switching from Microsoft’s Bing to Google as the default search engine for Siri, iOS Search, and Spotlight on the Mac, the company has announced. “Switching to Google as the web search provider for Siri, Search within iOS and

Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have the best cameras ever tested

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Apple iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have topped the scores when it comes to mobile camera photography. According to the camera testing site DxOMark, the iPhone 8 devices have best smartphone cameras the site has ever tested. The site lists

Apple and Reliance Jio team up for special offers on iPhone 8 and 8 Plus purchase

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As iPhone 8 and 8 Plus’ pre-bookings begin in India, Apple has teamed up with Reliance Jio and Reliance Digital stores to offer special discounts and deals to lure customers. Those who pre-book the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus between

Apple’s LTE-enabled Watch 3 has connectivity issues

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Apple unveiled its Apple Watch 3 last week alongside the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus with much fanfare. The USP of Apple Watch 3 is that it has a built-in cellular modem that enables users to make a phone

Belkin launches Boost↑Up wireless charging pad for the latest iPhones

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Apple’s latest iPhones- 8, 8 Plus and X may not have started shipping as yet but Belkin looks all set to meet the demand for the new wireless charging pad. The mobile accessory maker has unveiled its new Boost↑Up wireless charging pad that is

Apple launches new TV 4K, shipping starts September 22

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Besides three new iPhone models, an LTE-enabled smartwatch, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook also unveiled a new generation of its streaming device- the Apple TV 4K at the Steve Jobs theater yesterday.  The Apple TV 4K offers two new features- High Dynamic Range(HDR) and

Could iPhone 8 and 8 Plus be Apple’s wasted efforts?

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If iPhone X is the ‘future of smartphones’, what are iPhone 8 and 8 Plus? Honestly, they were doomed even before the launch. The reason is pure common sense. Apple has launched two phones that are strikingly similar to their

iOS 11 launches for Apple iPhones and iPads on September 19

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At its maiden event at the new Steve Jobs Theater, Apple announced that the newest version of its operating system- iOS 11 is launching on September 19 for iPhone and iPad as a free update. The event also saw the

Apple’s futuristic iPhone X will hit the stores in November; Prices start at Rs 89,000

INDIA: The wait for the much-anticipated phone is over now as Apple today unveiled its iPhone X, which it calls ‘the future of the smartphone’. “iPhone X enables fluid new user experiences — from unlocking your iPhone with Face ID,

Apple makes iPhone 8 and 8 Plus AR ready

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As rumoured, Apple skipped the “S” iteration of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus and instead unveiled three new iPhone models- iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X along with the third generation of its smartwatch with LTE-functionality and a

Cellular-enabled Apple watch is fabulous but wait, it is not launching in India

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Apple Watch is the ‘no. 1 watch in the world’ with an industry leading customer satisfaction of 97 percent, said Tim Cook, as he unveiled the new Apple Watch Series 3 on Tuesday at the Steve Job Theater. The biggest