Tag "iPhone"

Apple releases iOS 11.1.2; fixes cold weather bug on the iPhone X

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Seems like Apple’s problems are not going to end anytime soon. Barely days after it released a software update for the keyboard auto-correct issue with the iPhone X, the company has made another update available to the users. Apple released

Apple planning to put a rear facing 3D sensor in 2019 iPhone models

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Apple is working on a new 3D sensor system for 2019 iPhone models a technology different from the TrueDepth sensor that it uses in the iPhone X models, Bloomberg reports. The technology is in development at Sony, Panasonic, Infineon Technologies, and STMicroelectronics.

iPhone X’s Face ID already under scanner from hackers

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Barely ten days have gone since the launch of Apple‘s iPhone X and a cybersecurity firm claims to have fooled the Face ID technology in the smartphone using a mask. Vietnamese security firm Bkav released a blog post and video showing that they

iPhone X users reporting green line on their OLED display screens

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Just days after the launch of Apple’s iPhone X, some users are reporting problems with their OLED display screens. The users are complaining about a persistent green line on the edges of the phone screen. The green line does not

iPhone X goes on sale today around the world

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The much-anticipated device from Apple, iPhone X is going on sale today worldwide. The iPhone X starts at $999 in the US and significantly more in many other countries. In India, the device will go on sale at Apple authorized resellers from 6

Apple denies reports about reduced accuracy of Face ID

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After a Bloomberg report claimed that Apple had reduced its requirements from suppliers on the accuracy level of Face ID, the Cupertino giant has denied any such allegations calling the report “completely false” and that it expects Face ID to be the new

iPhone X pre-orders to start from October 27

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Apple has confirmed that its tenth anniversary special, iPhone X will be available to pre-order from October 27 in India along with many other countries including Australia, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, the UK, and the US, among

Apple likely to remove TouchID for all future iPhone models

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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

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

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,

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

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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

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

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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

WhatsApp Beta for iPhone supports ‘in-app’ playback of YouTube videos

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How many times have you received a YoTtube link and have been annoyed that you have to open it in YouTube app? WhatsApp is currently fixing your problem by integrating in-app playback support for YouTube videos. In the new version

iOS 11 might bring the drag and drop feature to iPhones too

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On the WWDC stage, Apple unveiled the most awaited iOS 11 with a focus to turn iPad into desktop computers. Many features made it to the stage including a new file system, a dock for apps, and drag and drop.

Apple to start iPhone assembly trial in India next month: report

Apple reportedly is all set to start the iPhone assembly trial in Bangalore next month, which would make India the third country to assemble iPhones. According to an Economic Times report, Taiwanese contract manufacturer, Wistron, with whom Apple has a contract – will start assembling the iPhones in

Microsoft launches fun camera app, Sprinkles with AI prowess

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If you are bored with the same old Snapchat filters (considering the same filters are now available on Facebook and Instagram), then Microsoft brings you a new fun ‘camera’ app, Sprinkles, powered by machine learning. Though Microsoft’s Sprinkles, available only for

Apple files a new patent to limit the number of notifications you get while driving

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Though Apple Watch does make it truly easy and convenient to reply to those ‘important messages’ without using your smartphone but the same behaviour could prove fatal if one is driving. And Apple understands these ways of life and technology. To fix

Google introduces Gboard, widget and 3D touch for iOS users on its Search app

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Now Apple users can use Gboard, a keyboard for iPhone, without installing the app, because Google has integrated the app into its main iOS Search app. This means iOS users can now search on Google and send information, GIFs, and