9to5Mac Daily: July 6, 2022 - iPhone Lockdown Mode, more

9TO5MAC DAILY: JULY 6, 2022 - IPHONE LOCKDOWN MODE, MORE

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Apple TV+ reaches 6% market share in the US while Netflix loses subscribers

APPLE TV+ REACHES 6% MARKET SHARE IN THE US WHILE NETFLIX LOSES SUBSCRIBERS

A report from earlier this year revealed that Apple TV+ had been growing slowly, just reaching 5% of the market share of streaming...

 
 
 
Best Apple products and services for college in 2022

BEST APPLE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES FOR COLLEGE IN 2022

The fall semester is gradually approaching as we hit the second half of 2022. Apple has already begun its yearly education promotion...

Apple updates AirPods beta firmware available to developers

APPLE UPDATES AIRPODS BETA FIRMWARE AVAILABLE TO DEVELOPERS

Following the release of iOS 16 beta 3 for developers earlier today, Apple has now updated the beta firmware for the AirPods, which...

 
 
 
Bloomberg: Rugged Apple Watch edition to have stronger metal case and larger display

BLOOMBERG: RUGGED APPLE WATCH EDITION TO HAVE STRONGER METAL CASE AND LARGER DISPLAY

Since 2021, rumors have been hinting at a new rugged edition of the Apple Watch aimed at extreme sports. Recent reports have corroborated...

IOS 16 to add virtual cards support in Safari for online shopping

IOS 16 TO ADD VIRTUAL CARDS SUPPORT IN SAFARI FOR ONLINE SHOPPING

IOS 16 brings some new features to Apple Pay, such as a payment API for CarPlay apps , order tracking in the Wallet app, and even Apple...

 
 
 
IOS 16 beta 3: Here's everything new on iPhone and iPad

IOS 16 BETA 3: HERE'S EVERYTHING NEW ON IPHONE AND IPAD

IOS 16 beta 3 and iPadOS 16 beta 3 are here, and they include some further updates and changes to new features first announced at WWDC...

IOS 16 beta 3 includes clownfish wallpaper from original iPhone

IOS 16 BETA 3 INCLUDES CLOWNFISH WALLPAPER FROM ORIGINAL IPHONE

Apple has just released iOS 16 beta 3 for developers, and while we're still looking to find out what's new with today's update, it...

 
 
 
IPhone Lockdown Mode coming in iOS 16 to protect against targeted cyber attacks, here's how it works

IPHONE LOCKDOWN MODE COMING IN IOS 16 TO PROTECT AGAINST TARGETED CYBER ATTACKS, HERE'S HOW IT WORKS

Apple filed a lawsuit against ‘Pegasus' spyware creator NSO Group last fall and announced it would be donating $10 million+ to organizations...

MacOS 13 Ventura beta 3 now available as public beta could launch soon

MACOS 13 VENTURA BETA 3 NOW AVAILABLE AS PUBLIC BETA COULD LAUNCH SOON

MacOS 13 Ventura beta 3 is finally available to developers. After a couple of weeks since the second seed of this upcoming operating...

 
 
 
IOS 16 beta 3 and iPadOS 16 beta 3 now rolling out to developers

IOS 16 BETA 3 AND IPADOS 16 BETA 3 NOW ROLLING OUT TO DEVELOPERS

IOS 16 beta 3 and iPadOS 16 beta 3 are now rolling out to developers, two weeks after the second beta was released. The last iOS 16...

Apple seeds tvOS 16 beta 3 to developers, here are its top features

APPLE SEEDS TVOS 16 BETA 3 TO DEVELOPERS, HERE ARE ITS TOP FEATURES

A couple of weeks since the second beta of tvOS 16 was released, Apple is now seeding its third version. Although the company almost...

 
 
 
WatchOS 9 now available to developers, here's what's new

WATCHOS 9 NOW AVAILABLE TO DEVELOPERS, HERE'S WHAT'S NEW

WatchOS 9 beta 3 is here. After a couple of weeks of the second seed of this upcoming operating system for the Apple Watch, Apple is...

IPhone privacy screen protectors: When to use and best options

IPHONE PRIVACY SCREEN PROTECTORS: WHEN TO USE AND BEST OPTIONS

Privacy screen protectors are dark shields, usually made of glass that you can use on your iPhone. You may have seen one on someone...

 
 
 
‘2023 Apple History Calendar' celebrates software milestones from over the years

‘2023 APPLE HISTORY CALENDAR' CELEBRATES SOFTWARE MILESTONES FROM OVER THE YEARS

Last year, Stephen Hackett debuted the “2022 Apple Hardware Calendar,” a physical wall calendar with unique Apple product photography...

HomePod mini hits $83 in Wednesday's best deals, plus Logitech MX Mechanical Keyboard and more

HOMEPOD MINI HITS $83 IN WEDNESDAY'S BEST DEALS, PLUS LOGITECH MX MECHANICAL KEYBOARD AND MORE

All of today's best deals are now up for the taking with a rare discount on all five HomePod mini colors leading the way. That's alongside...

 
 
 
Apple ranks first in brand intimacy study for Tech & Telecom category

APPLE RANKS FIRST IN BRAND INTIMACY STUDY FOR TECH & TELECOM CATEGORY

In MBLM's Brand Intimacy 2022 Study, Apple has ranked first in Tech & Telecommunications category. The study has been announced in...

Fitness+: What you should know about Apple's subscription workout service

FITNESS+: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT APPLE'S SUBSCRIPTION WORKOUT SERVICE

Apple's Fitness+ service is arguably my favorite service from the tech giant. The quality of the workouts and the passion of the trainers...

 
 
 
Comment: iPhone Pro models are getting more exclusive, and Apple is sure you're going to love them

COMMENT: IPHONE PRO MODELS ARE GETTING MORE EXCLUSIVE, AND APPLE IS SURE YOU'RE GOING TO LOVE THEM

If you're an iPhone 13 owner, you'll probably not have many reasons to buy the upcoming iPhone 14. According to 9to5Mac sources, other...

IPhone 14 screen reprieve for Chinese company BOE after cheating incident

IPHONE 14 SCREEN REPRIEVE FOR CHINESE COMPANY BOE AFTER CHEATING INCIDENT

Chinese display manufacturer BOE has been given the go-ahead for iPhone 14 screen production, despite having been caught cheating by...

 
 
 



You just have to see the latest Pixel wallpapers 'cause FROGS

You just have to see the latest Pixel wallpapers 'cause FROGS

The Android 12 July security patch was pretty straightforward this morning, but Google is more than making it up with the Pixel's trio of new frog-filled Curated Culture... Read more ...

Lockdown Mode in iOS 16 will protect your iPhone from spyware

Lockdown Mode in iOS 16 will protect your iPhone from spyware

Around the same time that Apple rolled out iOS 16 beta 3 on Wednesday, the company also announced a new feature for the upcoming software update. This fall, Apple is launching... Read more ...

AirPods, AirPods Pro, and AirPods Max all have a new beta firmware update

AirPods, AirPods Pro, and AirPods Max all have a new beta firmware update

What you need to know Apple has released a new firmware update for the AirPods, AirPods Pro, and AirPods Max. Firmware version 5A5304a improves Automatic Switching. It also... Read more ...

New report reveals a bunch of juicy details on rugged Apple Watch model...

New report reveals a bunch of juicy details on rugged Apple Watch model coming this year

An as-yet-unnamed Apple Watch with a rugged design, big screen, big battery, and sky-high price could see daylight alongside the "standard" Series 8 this fall. Read more ...

'Extreme Sports' Apple Watch With Larger Display, Metal Casing, and Longer...

'Extreme Sports' Apple Watch With Larger Display, Metal Casing, and Longer Battery Life Coming in 2022

Apple is working on an "extreme sports" version of the Apple Watch that will feature a larger screen and a metal casing that's better able to stand up to abuse, according to... Read more ...

Now, The UK Is Looking Into Microsoft's Activision Blizzard Purchase

Now, The UK Is Looking Into Microsoft's Activision Blizzard Purchase

Earlier this year, Microsoft made one of the biggest acquisitions in video game history. Ever since then, there's been a lot of speculation about what this would mean for the... Read more ...

Hands-on: This solar panel recharges Google's Nest Cam battery and makes it...

Hands-on: This solar panel recharges Google's Nest Cam battery and makes it a bit easier to use

Google released its first last year, but using the camera solely on battery power tends to take away from the experience. With the addition of a solar panel, however, the Nest... Read more ...

Announcing Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22621.290 and 22622.290

Announcing Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22621.290 and 22622.290

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IOS 16 to add virtual cards support in Safari for online shopping

IOS 16 to add virtual cards support in Safari for online shopping

IOS 16 brings some new features to Apple Pay, such as a payment API for CarPlay apps , order tracking in the Wallet app, and even Apple Pay Later. However, it seems that Apple... Read more ...

Samsung Rolls Out July Update To Galaxy Z Flip 3 In The US

Samsung Rolls Out July Update To Galaxy Z Flip 3 In The US

Samsung has begun updating the Galaxy Z Flip 3 with the July 2022 Android security patch in the US. The latest security update is rolling out to the unlocked units of the... Read more ...