Tag: iPad

ProBeat: Tablets were always doomed

This week we learned that Google was giving up on tablets. The company will instead focus on Chrome OS laptops like the Pixelbook. Anyone paying attention to Google’s tablet business should not be surprised. Plus, tablets are dying a slow death anyway. Tablets did not end up delivering as promised. The form factor never took […]

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Security Company Claims To Be Able To Pull Data From Any iOS Device

Cellebrite, for those unfamiliar, is an Israeli mobile security company who gained attention when it was revealed that they had managed to crack Apple’s iPhones, allowing them to gain access to the contents of the device without needing the passcode or biometric authentication from the owner of the device. Advertising It has been something of […]

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Charter and Comcast Required to Sell iPads and Apple TVs as Part of Deal to Sell iPhones

Apple’s position in the smartphone industry allows it to extract the best deal while negotiating with small carriers and retailers. A CNBC report highlights such cases in which Comcast and Charter as a part of their agreement with Apple to sell iPhones were also required to sell a large number of other Apple devices. Comcast […]

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You can now use your Android phone as a 2FA security key for Google accounts on iOS

Back in April during its Cloud Next 2019 developer conference, Google rolled out a feature that allows Android phones running Android 7.0 Nougat and up to act as Fast Identity Online (FIDO) security keys, enabling them to protect G Suite, Cloud Identity, and Google Cloud Platform accounts across Bluetooth-enabled Chrome OS, macOS, and Windows 10 […]

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Apple’s iMovie for iOS adds green screen editing and 80 soundtracks

Apple’s consumer-level video editing application iMovie has continued to improve on iOS since its initial release in 2010, though major new feature additions have only been intermittent in recent years. Newly released version 2.2.7 is noteworthy, though, because it brings a valuable new feature — a green screen effect — to the app, along with […]

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iOS 13 Will Allow Users To Capture Images From The Front And Back Simultaneously

On pretty much all our smartphones these days, there are cameras on the front and back of our phones. However, you can only capture images from either camera at once, but if for whatever reason you need to capture images simultaneously, you’ll be pleased to learn that the upcoming iOS 13 update will introduce multi-cam […]

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Last week in tech: A bushel of Apple announcements, Google’s gaming service, and Xbox body wash

E3 is one of the biggest video game events of the year. It’s happening this weekend, which means we’re expecting a landslide of gaming announcements including games, hardware, and even some upcoming e-sports events. One of the biggest stories on the topic this past week, however, was the introduction of Xbox branded body wash. The […]

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macOS Catalina and iPadOS 13 hands-on: Lots of good reasons to upgrade

At this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Apple introduced a record five operating systems — expected updates to iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS, plus the unexpected iPadOS, a newly forked version of iOS specific to Apple’s tablets. Collectively, these five operating systems contain so many changes that they’re impractical to address in a […]

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iOS 13 Will Come With A More Intelligent Battery Charging System

Image credit – iFixit Advertising A couple of years ago, Apple came under fire when it was discovered that they had been throttling their iPhones. The official reason was that Apple slowed down iPhones with aging batteries to prevent it from crashing, but many weren’t too thrilled that they weren’t at least given the option. […]

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Apple launches ‘Find My’ for iOS, iPadOS and macOS, replacing Find my iPhone

It’s been nine years since Apple introduced Find my iPhone, and nearly eight years since it launched Find my Friends, separate apps to ease the process of finding Apple devices and users. As was rumored in April, Apple is today combining these tools into a single app called Find My, and expanding the feature further […]

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