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

By : CIOL Writers

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

iPhone X: What to expect from Apple’s big launch event on September 12?

By : CIOL Writers

We are barely 24 hours away from Apple’s big launch day of 2017 when the Cupertino giant is expected to unveil not one but three new iPhone models. And though we know quite a bit about the upcoming iPhones, looks like

What is Samsung’s connection with Apple iPhone 8?

By : CIOL Writers

Scratching your head already? Well, no need to do that as you will be surprised to know that Samsung plays a very crucial role in the much-awaited iPhone 8. Apple’s upcoming iPhone is expected to use a newer kind of

iOS head Craig Federighi officially takes over Siri from Eddy Cue

By : CIOL Writers

In an executive reshuffling of sorts, Apple has transferred the charge of its voice assistant- Siri from services chief Eddy Cue to operating systems chief Craig Federighi, an indication that iPhone-maker is looking to embed its voice assistant more deeply into both platforms. Though the change

Apple confirms iPhone 8 launch event on September 12

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has sent out invites for its annual iPhone event that will happen on September 12, confirming the previous reports. The event will be the first at the new Apple Park campus in Cupertino, California, the company said. It will take

Apple expected to ditch home button in iPhone 8

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The upcoming Apple iPhone 8 might bring a new set of gesture control options, eliminating the need for a home button. The phone which is expected to launch on September 12 could change the way you interact with it in

Apple and Accenture partner to create iOS business solutions

BANGALORE, INDIA: Apple and Accenture are partnering to develop innovative business solutions for iOS. The two companies will launch a new set of tools and services that help enterprise clients transform how they engage with customers using iPhone and iPad. “Starting 10

Apple Watch is getting a rival to reckon with in Fitbit Ionic

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After witnessing a waning interest from consumers and investors alike, Fitbit is back with a bang with an offering that has it all to take on the best in the business-Apple smartwatch. Fitbit launched its first smartwatch- Fitbit Ionic on Monday

Apple might announce iPhone 8 on Sep 12

By : CIOL Writers

If you are one of those who has been waiting for Apple iPhone 8 with bated breath, well we have some good news for you. According to a report from Mac4Ever, Apple is expected to launch its 10th anniversary special iPhone

Apple said to be working on a self-driving shuttle for its employees

By : CIOL Writers

Last we heard about Apple’s self-driving efforts was that the Cupertino giant has decided to change gears from creating an autonomous car to developing an autonomous driving software instead that gives Apple flexibility to partner with existing carmakers. And looks like,

What it takes for Google to be the default search engine on iOS?

By : CIOL Writers

USA: $3 billion. Yes, This is the amount of money that Google could be paying Apple this year to remain as the default search engine on iOS devices, according to the US-based research and brokerage firm, Bernstein. As first reported by CNBC,

Apple’s iOS 11 has an emergency setting that disables Touch ID

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Apple is adding a new setting in its iOS 11 beta software that contains a quick way to disable the Touch ID on the phone. The new setting is designed to automate emergency services. When any user taps the power

Apple sets aside $1B for original video content in 2018: Report

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‘Carpool Karaoke’ and ‘Planet of the Apps,’ was just the beginning. Apple’s ambitions around original content are much bigger and to realize those dreams, the Cupertino giant has set aside a whopping $1 billion to spend on creating its own programming

Chinese app developers sue Apple for abuse of market power

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Apple and China don’t share a very favorable rapport and the Cupertino giant is amidst another trouble in the Asian country after 28 Chinese app developers filed a complaint against the tech company, accusing it of “abusing its market power

Microsoft refutes Consumer Reports, says ‘We stand behind Surface’

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While Consumer Reports has removed its “recommended” badge from Microsoft’s entire lineup of Surface PCs, the Redmond based company has refuted the findings saying, “We stand behind Surface.” “While we respect Consumer Reports, we disagree with their findings…In the Surface team, we track

Apple iPhone 8’s facial recognition feature said to be better than what we know

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By now, we know that Apple will, in all probability, introduce facial recognition feature in its next iteration of iPhone that could be called iPhone 8 (may be). But what we don’t know is that Apple’s facial scanner could be much more

Apple’s new smartwatch may not require an iPhone for cell connectivity

By : CIOL Writers

Apple Watch may not have become a sensation like Apple’s other products like iPhone or Mac but the smartwatch is still quite popular and has many takers. Now, to up that smart quotient in its watch, Apple, reportedly is planning

Apple’s shares are soaring high after a record Q3 earnings

By : CIOL Writers

When Apple reported fiscal third-quarter earnings on Tuesday, it not only beat analysts’ expectations but also posted its best growth in seven quarters as shipments of Apple iPhones rose 1.6 percent to 41.03 million. The company posted quarterly revenue of $45.4 billion and

Apple bans VPN apps on the App Store in China, Russia follows suit

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Apple is removing virtual private networks (VPN) services from its App Store in China. VPN service allows users to bypass China’s so-called “Great Firewall” aimed at restricting access to overseas sites. The move was first noted by ExpressVPN, a provider based outside of

New iPhone’s screen design & face unlocking feature confirmed by HomePod firmware

By : CIOL Writers

While most of Apple’s upcoming device features, like the specifications and design, are a well-kept secret. But one of Apple’s own device gave away some insides.  According to a report filed by The Verge, Apple’s HomePod, the Siri-based intelligent speaker, incidentally