• Apple has built its own Mac graphics processors 07 Jul 2020 15:45 Like iPhones and iPads, Apple Silicon Macs will use an Apple-designed GPU – something that makes complete sense when you consider this is how current iOS devices work. But it could be a reason for pause by some high-end users during the transition period …
  • Here’s a dumb graph about Steve Jobs’ stylus hate and Apple Pencil releases 07 Jul 2020 14:54 Is this stupid? Damn right it’s stupid, but that’s never stopped me before. So, Steve Jobs never liked styluses. This began publicly at the launch of the original iPhone, where — when talking about the device’s physical keyboard-less design — he famously …
  • Peacock without Roku and Amazon Fire TV? Top exec is OK with that - CNET 07 Jul 2020 14:49 Peacock may launch without Roku or Amazon Fire TV.  NBC Comcast's Peacock is the latest entrant into the "streaming wars" and like AT&T's HBO Max before it, the new service could very well launch nationwide next week without apps on …
  • Logitech adds Apple versions of its MX Master 3 mouse and MX Keys keyboard 07 Jul 2020 14:39 Logitech's new Apple-centric peripherals ship in August. David Carnoy/CNET Logitech's excellent MX Master 3 mouse and MX Keys keyboard always worked just fine with both Windows and Mac computers as well as with Apple iPads. But Logitech heard …
  • Is it OK to use your browser’s built-in password manager? 07 Jul 2020 13:56 These days, the ability to keep track of the passwords you use with secure online services is a basic feature for web browsers. The feature is typically turned on by default, which means you probably have a random collection of passwords saved in the cloud …
  • Nassau Financial Group Launches “Simple Annuity,” a First-of-Its-Kind iOS App for Fixed Annuities 07 Jul 2020 13:46 HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 7, 2020-- Nassau Financial Group (“Nassau”) launched Simple Annuity, its inaugural iOS mobile application, to support the sales of its fixed rate annuities. The Simple Annuity app marks a key step in Nassau’s efforts …
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite Review: A Fine Android Tablet 07 Jul 2020 12:33 A tablet is a great way to wind down at the end of a busy day. Before bed, I've been using Samsung's new slate—the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite—to cram in an episode or two of Dark before I doomscroll through Twitter and Reddit, and wake up groggy with the …
  • Hashtag Trending – Reddit suspected of reading user data; Roblox Trump Propaganda; Zuckerburg won’t bow down to boycott 07 Jul 2020 12:18 Reddit is suspected for privacy concerns, Hackers spread pro-trump data on a popular kids video game, and Mark Zuckerburg expects advertisers to return soon enough. It’s all the tech news that’s popular right now. Welcome to Hashtag Trending. It’s Monday, …
  • Coronavirus: HSE reports 300,000 downloads of new contact-tracing app since launch 07 Jul 2020 12:17 About 300,000 people downloaded the new Covid-19 tracker app within hours of it going live, the HSE has said. The app, developed by Waterford company Nearform, is primarily used for contact tracing, checking on symptoms daily and providing updates on Covid …
  • Contact tracing: Ireland launches its app following Apple and Google's model 07 Jul 2020 12:00 Ireland is the latest European country to successfully launch a national contact-tracing app designed to support the manual program of tracking down and warning people who have been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. The country…
  • Commerce Ventures and MRV Banks Join Grow Credit Inc. 07 Jul 2020 11:51 SANTA MONICA, Calif--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 7, 2020-- Grow Credit, a financial inclusion platform, today announced that Commerce Ventures, will be joining its seed funding round alongside lead investor Mucker Capital, and Minal Hasan, founder at K2 Global …
  • After the Mac's processors, Apple's next transition is apps 07 Jul 2020 11:34 Over the next two years, we're going to hear a lot about Apple’s next transition. The move from Intel to Apple’s homegrown silicon is one of the biggest moves the company has ever made, one that’s sure to impact the rest of the industry as much as the …
  • Apple would like to store your passport and other IDs in an iPhone 07 Jul 2020 10:45 In the next edition of Apple's iOS operating system, Apple is enticing us with the possibility of using the iPhone to turn on and off cars. The fine print is that only one car works with this feature, new BMWs built after July 2020, so it will take a …
  • What is Covid Tracker Ireland? 07 Jul 2020 10:41 After weeks of testing and an €850,000 bill, the HSE’s contact tracing app is finally live. Available from Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play Store, it is intended to be another weapon in the fight against the spread of Covid-19 in Ireland. What is it? …
  • Coronavirus: Donnelly hails take-up numbers for HSE contact-tracing app 07 Jul 2020 10:18 Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly has said take-up of the HSE’s contact tracing app so far this morning has been “really good” as downloads increased from 50,000 to 100,000 in the space of an hour. The app, developed by Waterford company Nearform, is …
  • Contact tracing: The app is 'urgent and important', but there's still no launch date in sight 07 Jul 2020 09:53 The UK's contact-tracing app is still not set for national launch anytime soon, despite recognition that the technology might provide a welcome helping hand for the country's manual virus-testing program.  Speaking at the parliamentary Science and …
  • iPhone battery draining quickly? Here’s how to fix it 07 Jul 2020 09:27 While Microsoft may be well known for its consistently glitchy Windows updates, Apple isn’t perfect, either. The Cupertino-based company still releases its share of buggy software from time to time. Just over the past few days, for instance, Apple’s new …
  • Android Users Blessed With Dark Mode Support for Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides 07 Jul 2020 07:44 A phone with beautiful dark mode enabled, as god intended.Image: Google I have made a terrible mistake. I, the owner of an Apple-made miniature computer I carry with me everywhere, am experiencing a profound feeling of regret over the decision to procure …
  • Zattoo offers video on demand service of Metro Goldwyn Meyer 07 Jul 2020 07:42 German streaming provider Zattoo said it is offering the video on demand service of Metro Goldwyn Meyer (MGM). Users in Germany can access film and series from MGM for EUR 3.99 per month. Zattoo and Amazon Channels are the only providers of MGM On Demand …
  • What is Covid Tracker Ireland? The HSE’s new app explained 07 Jul 2020 06:54 After weeks of testing and an €850,000 bill, the HSE’s contact tracing app is finally live. Available from Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play Store, it is intended to be another weapon in the fight against the spread of Covid-19 in Ireland. What is it? …
  • Forced induction kick has swift effect on Suzuki Swift Sport 07 Jul 2020 06:17 If you were to draw parallels between a car and a song, the list would be endless and probably, depending on the factors and situation involved, either accurate or downright bizarre with a few snickers also being involved. For instance, while the former …
  • What’s new in Microsoft .NET 5 07 Jul 2020 05:47 microsoft-store-100850225-orig.jpg Credit: Microsoft Microsoft has published a sixth preview of .NET 5. Preview 6 removes WinRT support, adds support for Windows Forms on Windows ARM64 devices, and continues to extend RyuJIT code quality improvements. …
  • iOS 14 beta privacy feature exposes apps like TikTok, LinkedIn, Reddit accessing user data 07 Jul 2020 05:22 Due to multiple incidents, wherein high-profile tech industry brands were exposed for privacy violations, consumers are now more wary about how their information is protected. In fact, several countries have reworked regulations regarding how business with …
  • The most common iPhone X problems, and how to fix them 07 Jul 2020 05:03 The iPhone X is completely different from any of its predecessors. It was the first iPhone to boast a stunning OLED screen, as well as the first to do away the iconic iPhone home button. Like any smartphone, there are always a few issues that crop up. We’ …
  • These are the best cheap Apple Watch deals for July 2020 07 Jul 2020 05:03 If you’re a huge Apple fan, then there’s no question: The best wearable to pair with that iPhone in your pocket is the Apple Watch. But, like anything that’s emblazoned with the fruit-named company’s trademark logo, they don’t come cheap. Fortunately, we’ …
  • Not just TikTok; LinkedIn, Reddit and at least 50 other apps caught 'spying' on iPhone users 07 Jul 2020 04:49 Apple iOS 14 is becoming an embarrassment for big names in the app industry as it continues to expose apps that secretly access the universal clipboard. TikTok was among the first to make headlines after it was caught accessing a user's clipboard in …
  • Lululemon Steps in the Home Gym Market 07 Jul 2020 03:10 In this episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard, Dylan Lewis chats with Motley Fool contributor Dan Kline about the acquisition of Mirror by Lululemon (NASDAQ:LULU). The guys give a breakdown of both their businesses and how the acquisition affects both …
  • Reddit Promises to Fix App that Spies on iPhone Users 07 Jul 2020 01:45 The self-proclaimed “front page of the internet,” Reddit, has promised to release a fix for its iOS app which spies on users by copying contents from iPhones’ clipboards. China-owned TikTok was recently caught by Apple using the same technique in its …
  • The 11 Best New Features Coming to Your iPhone 11 - Gear Patrol 06 Jul 2020 23:18 At WWDC, Apple gave us a preview of the new features coming to the iPhone with iOS 14 — and there’s a lot to get excited about. From a completely new home screen (with widgets, finally!) to much-needed improvements to iMessage, a brand-new translation app …
  • The best-sounding wireless earbuds: Sony, Sennheiser and more 06 Jul 2020 22:55 We've rounded up the top-performing inexpensive true wireless earbuds that sound pretty decent, and we've also got a list of the best cheap true wireless earbuds. But if you want to find the absolute best-sounding wireless headphones, the truth is …
  • Huskers Release New Mobile App – Featuring Mobile Tickets 06 Jul 2020 22:22 Nebraska Athletics is excited to announce the release of a new mobile app, including the addition of built-in mobile ticketing. Fans will now have access to tickets and parking via their mobile device. As part of our ongoing effort to enhance our fan …
  • Apple files patent for tech that verifies identity without passport 06 Jul 2020 22:09 Is this the end of the wallet? Apple files patent for technology that allows user to verify their identity without a passport, driver's license or ID card Apple published a new patent July 2 with technology for a digital identification The firm would …
  • Origin Energy powers self-service expansion with Amazon Connect 06 Jul 2020 21:58 Origin Energy has spent the past year quietly bedding down Amazon Connect as part of its Retail 2020 transformation, expanding self-service options for its 4 million-strong customer base. The utility is separately on an extended multi-year migration of …
  • Cinedigm Corp. (CIDM) CEO Chris McGurk on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 06 Jul 2020 21:49 Cinedigm Corp. (NASDAQ:CIDM) Q4 2020 Results Earnings Conference Call July 6, 2020 10:00 AM ET Company Participants Jill Calcaterra - Executive Vice President Chris McGurk - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Erick Opeka - President, Cinedigm Networks …
  • Sony’s Wearable Air Conditioner Is Finally Available to Help Make the Summer Less Sweltering 06 Jul 2020 20:38 First revealed last Summer with an intended release to coincide with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Sony’s wearable personal air conditioner is finally available for sale to help you battle the summer heat when you occasionally step outside to brave the sun’s …
  • LinkedIn fixes iOS app to stop clipboard snooping, Reddit says fix due later this month 06 Jul 2020 19:36 Apple announced iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 during its WWDC annual conference last month. A beta of the OS for developers was then released right away, providing users a look at all the changes that are coming, including highly-requested functionalities such as …
  • PCWorld's July Digital Magazine: The $1,001 Question 06 Jul 2020 19:29 Stay on top of the latest tech with PCWorld’s Digital Magazine. Available as single copies or as a monthly subscription, it highlights the best content from PCWorld.com—the most important news, the key product reviews, and the most useful features and how- …
  • Apple At WWDC: The Same, But Different 06 Jul 2020 18:23 There Was Other Stuff Too Apple Silicon Macs stole all the thunder at Apple's (AAPL) recent Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). I'll admit, a barely paid attention to the front two thirds of the keynote while it was live. Age has not made me …
  • LinkedIn and Reddit remove app code that copies user clipboards 06 Jul 2020 17:26 LinkedIn and Reddit will remove code in their apps that copies users' clipboard information after being outed by an iOS 14 privacy feature Reddit and LinkedIn are changing code in their apps that copy users' clipboards The practices was brought to …
  • Reddit and LinkedIn to stop copying iPhone clipboards - BBC News 06 Jul 2020 16:41 Image copyright Getty Images Reddit and LinkedIn are changing their apps to prevent them from looking at the Apple iPhone clipboard. In a developer trial of the latest update to the phone's operating system, iOS 14, users are notified whenever an app …
  • Reddit, LinkedIn, TikTok will issue updates to stop apps from copying the clipboard in iOS 14 06 Jul 2020 16:13 iOS 14, Apple’s upcoming major update to the iPhone operating system, has a security feature that tells users if an app is copying the clipboard. This may not sound like a big deal, but think about the times you have, say, copied a password from a password …
  • Since launching four years ago today, Pokémon Go has grossed $3.6bn 06 Jul 2020 15:58 Share this article Global player spending in Niantic's chart-topping Pokémon Go has surpassed $3.6 billion since launching four years ago today. That's according to mobile intelligence firm Sensor Tower, which found that the augmented reality …
  • Review: Five new features I'm excited about in Apple's iOS 14 06 Jul 2020 14:43 It's July, which means, hey everyone, we're only about three months away from getting our hands on a new iPhone! In mid-September, Apple is expected to introduce its latest and greatest, the iPhone 12, in a host of price points and designs. No one …
  • Microsoft sets date of Xbox Games Showcase, including Halo, for July 23 06 Jul 2020 14:04 Angela Lang/CNET Microsoft plans to hold an event on July 23 at 9 a.m. PT / noon ET / 5 p.m. BST / 2 a.m. AEST during which it will show off many of the new games it's planning to release for its new Xbox Series X video game console, …
  • New iPhone feature reveals concerning way apps like TikTok are accessing your phone's clipboard data 06 Jul 2020 12:48 A new feature in Apple’s upcoming iPhone operating system has revealed privacy concerns with numerous popular applications. iOS 14, which is currently only available in beta, alerts the user when an application has access to the clipboard. The clipboard is …
  • Reddit and LinkedIn to stop copying iPhone clipboards 06 Jul 2020 12:12 Image copyright Getty Images Reddit and LinkedIn are changing their apps to prevent them from looking at the Apple iPhone clipboard. In a developer trial of the latest update to the phone's operating system, iOS 14, users are notified whenever an app …
  • COVID-19 contact tracing: Maybe analog trumps APIs and high tech approaches 06 Jul 2020 11:28 Amid Apple and Google APIs, privacy concerns and an increasing need for contact tracing amid COVID-19 it's becoming clear that an analog approach may work better. Rhode Island, a state with residents that comply with mask wearing and a few …
  • Five ways Apple is opening up its products with iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur 06 Jul 2020 11:24 Nobody would credibly argue that Apple is a very open tech company, but the walled garden is at least getting a few new gates this fall with the release of its new operating systems (iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and macOS Big Sur). Apple is making it possible for …
  • Reddit and LinkedIn caught reading iPhone clipboard data 06 Jul 2020 10:18 The release of the first iOS 14 beta for Apple’s iPhone range has brought with it a range of new security features. One of these is a notification for when applications attempt to read data from the user’s clipboard – the memory structure where data that …
  • Now open BMW cars with Apple digital key 06 Jul 2020 09:53 Image Source : APPLE Apple iPhone Luxury automobile manufacturer BMW has announced that its BMW Connected app for iPhone and Apple Watch has been updated with support for digital key. The new feature which uses the near-field communication (NFC) technology …
  • Fox Sports drops smart TV apps in Netherlands 06 Jul 2020 09:10 Fox Sports has stopped supporting its apps for smart TVs and Apple TV in the Netherlands. This includes LG and Samsung TVs. The apps for iOS and Android remain available.  Fox told Totaal TV that the decision is a consequence of technical changes in the …
  • Google Home: 32 tips to get the most out of your smart speaker 06 Jul 2020 08:34 Google Nest Minis come in four distinct "flavors": Sky (blue), coral (orange), charcoal (black), and chalk (gray). James Martin/CNET Squint your eyes and look closer -- your Google Home ($30 at Best Buy) device's simple appearance can be …
  • Reddit and LinkedIn claim iOS clipboard access down to bugs 06 Jul 2020 06:49 After the beta of iOS 14 showed many popular apps, including TikTok, continuously access the clipboard on iPhones and iPads, it has emerged that Reddit and LinkedIn have the same issue but both companies insist that it’s a bug they were unaware of rather …
  • How to Passcode-Lock Any App on Your Phone 06 Jul 2020 06:19 You are, we hope, already protecting your phone with a PIN, a fingerprint, or a face (or all three), but sometimes you'll want to add an extra barrier to particular apps—if you're lending your phone to a friend, say, or if your kids or partner are …
  • Best cloud storage services: Personal, business and collaboration 06 Jul 2020 05:30 Cloud storage is one of the best recent advances in modern computing. For relatively little expense you can back up all of your files and data online where, unlike a memory stick or external hard drive, they can’t be lost. Even better, you can access the …
  • Pardon the Intrusion #21: What does the privacy label say? 06 Jul 2020 05:16 Subscribe to this bi-weekly newsletter here! Welcome to the latest edition of Pardon The Intrusion, TNW’s bi-weekly newsletter in which we explore the wild world of security. It’s 2020 and Apple is stepping up its privacy game. At the WWDC developers …
  • The best cell phone plans of 2020 06 Jul 2020 00:55 The best family plan right now is T-Mobile’s Magenta, which offers unlimited data at unbeatable prices, including the option to add a third line for free right now. You can add up to eight lines, and additional lines beyond the first three are $20 each. We …
  • What you need to know about new covid-19 tracker on your phone 06 Jul 2020 00:42 A new 'coronavirus tracker' has been installed on Apple and Android phones - with many people not even knowing it is there. The new tool aimed at helping limit the spread of covid-19 was added under a recent software update. But with many users …
  • Under Pressure From Beijing, Apple Removes Over 4,500 Games From Its China App Store 06 Jul 2020 00:20 Beijing: Apple has removed at least 4,500 games from China’s App Store under the pressure from the Chinese government to comply with its Internet policies. Also Read - All 59 Banned Chinese Apps Now Removed From Google Play Store, Apple App Store More than …
  • Chrome Is Going To Be 64-Bits App Very Soon, Although It Is Already Available To Some Android Users - Digital Information World 05 Jul 2020 23:11 A few years back, Apple decided to remove all 32-bit apps from their app stores. Now it’s time for Android users to celebrate. Google announces that soon it is releasing a 64-bit Chrome for its android users. Not having 64-bit Chrome can cause many …
  • Another AT&T Streaming Service May Be Doomed 05 Jul 2020 22:39 AT&T (NYSE:T) is very much involved in streaming video. The company owns a wide range of over-the-top (OTT) services with a somewhat confusing array of brand names. There's HBO Now, the direct-to-consumer counterpart to HBO -- both are distinct …
  • Android vs iOS: Who's Winning the Battle in the Middle East? 05 Jul 2020 22:03 Mobile phones are no longer luxury items that people buy to show off, especially as they evolved into smartphones that are equipped with hundreds of programs and apps very essential for everyone. In an opinion poll posted over Al Bawaba Business' …
  • The best meal-planning apps for 2020 05 Jul 2020 18:38 One of the best solutions for busy people to eat better at home is to plan and prep ahead. Preparing nutritious and delicious meals at home is especially critical these days when eating out and food shopping are more challenging. For many people, it can be …
  • 8 iOS 14 features Google should bring to Android 05 Jul 2020 17:49 Apple and Google have both announced the next major version of their mobile operating system that's due to release later in the year. Google was the first to announce Android 11 with a focus on conversations, people, and privacy, and Apple followed …
  • Odd iOS 14 Beta Bug Puts Just One App on Each CarPlay Screen 05 Jul 2020 17:29 iOS 14 is the next major software update coming to iPhones 6s and newer models, and users can already try it out in advance with the very first beta build. Despite the update still in the beta development stage, which means it’s supposed to be used for …
  • How to Passcode Lock Any App on Your Phone - WIRED 05 Jul 2020 14:39 You are, we hope, already protecting your phone with a PIN, a fingerprint, or a face (or all three), but sometimes you'll want to add an extra barrier to particular apps—if you're lending your phone to a friend, say, or if your kids or partner are …
  • I ditched Android for iPhone SE for a month — here’s the pros and cons - Tom's Guide 05 Jul 2020 09:48 When the iPhone SE (2020) debuted earlier this spring, I argued that the phone’s impressive specs and reasonable price were enough to make a longtime Android diehard sit up and take notice. For $400, Apple’s latest phone gives you a powerful processor, a …
  • Apple purges over 4,500 games from China App Store 05 Jul 2020 08:46 Beijing, July 5 (IANS) Apple has removed at least 4,500 games from China’s App Store under the pressure from the Chinese government to comply with its Internet policies. More than 3,000 games were removed from Apple’s China App Store in just two days last …
  • LinkedIn, Reddit discovered by iOS 14 copying clipboard’s contents 05 Jul 2020 06:20 Apple’s upcoming iOS 14 has found two more apps that controversially copy the contents of the user’s clipboard ⁠– professional networking platform and job search website LinkedIn, and popular online forum Reddit. The beta release of iOS 14 includes a new …
  • The Hindu Explains - What will be the impact of Chinese apps ban? 05 Jul 2020 02:48 The story so far: In the wake of the face-off with Chinese forces on the India-China border in Ladakh, and a violent clash on June 15 that left 20 Indian soldiers dead, the Indian government on June 29 banned 59 apps of Chinese origin, citing data security …
  • LinkedIn and Reddit Are The Latest Apps Found to be Snooping On Your Clipboards 05 Jul 2020 01:17 iOS 14 is shining a light on apps that snoop, which are not cool.Photo: Tomohiro Ohsumi (Getty Images) iOS 14’s new privacy feature has been snitching on a lot of snooping apps in recent days, raising concerns from users and hopefully inspiring the …
  • LinkedIn says its extra intense clipboard snooping in iOS is a bug 04 Jul 2020 19:53 LinkedIn's iOS app has taken the ongoing issue of snooping at users' clipboards to whole, new level. The company has already said it's a mistake that will be fixed. The issue of iOS apps monitoring copy-paste data has been a subject of concern …
  • Best Buy 4th of July Sale 2020: 5 tech deals you can’t afford to miss 04 Jul 2020 18:25 It’s almost too perfect that July 4 falls on Saturday this year (unlike last year, where it fell in the middle of the week), but retailers started running their huge 4th of July sales last week. Best Buy is never shy about joining in on these big seasonal …
  • 5 TV deals you can’t afford to miss this 4th of July 04 Jul 2020 18:25 Fantastic 4th of July sales, rising temperatures and some other factors are sending us running indoors this Independence Day. We can’t help but think we’ll be spending a good deal of time inside this summer — might as well do it in style. Kick your TV game …
  • After TikTok, Apple caught LinkedIn spying on iPhone users; practice to end 04 Jul 2020 17:18 linkedin After exposing TikTok, the game-changing Beta version of iOS 14 has now spotted Microsoft-owned LinkedIn allegedly copying content from Apple users' clipboards. First reported by ZDNet, the iOS 14 which is being tested by the developer …