Be My Eyes for iOS adding Microsoft tech support for blind or impaired customers

BE MY EYES FOR IOS ADDING MICROSOFT TECH SUPPORT FOR BLIND OR IMPAIRED CUSTOMERS

The iOS app Be My Eyes announced that it will be offering support for blind or impaired customers through Microsoft's Disability Answer...

WatchOS 4.3 beta 3 for Apple Watch developers now available

WATCHOS 4.3 BETA 3 FOR APPLE WATCH DEVELOPERS NOW AVAILABLE

Apple has released watchOS 4.3 beta 3 for registered developers to test on Apple Watch. We'll dig in to the new version and detail...

 
 
 
Apple releases third iOS 11.3 public beta for iPhone and iPad

APPLE RELEASES THIRD IOS 11.3 PUBLIC BETA FOR IPHONE AND IPAD

Apple has released the third iOS 11.3 public beta loaded with new features for iPhone and iPad. Apple originally previewed several...

Woman credits FaceTime with saving her life after her sister detected signs of a stroke

WOMAN CREDITS FACETIME WITH SAVING HER LIFE AFTER HER SISTER DETECTED SIGNS OF A STROKE

Just a week after the Apple Watch aided a mother and son who were involved in a car accident, FaceTime is being credited with helping...

 
 
 
Netgear ships first HomeKit baby monitor with app-updated Arlo Baby Camera

NETGEAR SHIPS FIRST HOMEKIT BABY MONITOR WITH APP-UPDATED ARLO BABY CAMERA

Lots of companies promise HomeKit support for existing products then fail to follow through for one reason or another, but Netgear's...

Facebook Messenger now lets you easily turn one-on-one video calls into group calls

FACEBOOK MESSENGER NOW LETS YOU EASILY TURN ONE-ON-ONE VIDEO CALLS INTO GROUP CALLS

Facebook has released an update today to its Messenger platform that makes it easy and seamless to go from a one-on-one audio or video...

 
 
 
Smart Home Diary: Adding HomePod, smart heating and Nanoleaf Rhythm

SMART HOME DIARY: ADDING HOMEPOD, SMART HEATING AND NANOLEAF RHYTHM

I explained in my first HomePod Diary piece that there was one smart home issue we needed to address: while I'm happy to use Siri to...

Final Cut Pro X: Revisiting the Synology NAS, this time with 10GbE

FINAL CUT PRO X: REVISITING THE SYNOLOGY NAS, THIS TIME WITH 10GBE

I've used a Synology NAS to store Final Cut Pro X libraries in the past , but the process wasn't very straightforward at the time,...

 
 
 
New ‘Angry Birds Champions' spin-off for iOS lets players battle for real cash

NEW ‘ANGRY BIRDS CHAMPIONS' SPIN-OFF FOR IOS LETS PLAYERS BATTLE FOR REAL CASH

A new Angry Birds title is out for iOS and it's bringing a new take on the franchise. This time around, players will slingshot the...

Things 3.4 adds expansive new URL schemes for linking, automation, and handover from other apps

THINGS 3.4 ADDS EXPANSIVE NEW URL SCHEMES FOR LINKING, AUTOMATION, AND HANDOVER FROM OTHER APPS

Cultured Code's Things task manager is a popular option on the Mac, iPhone, and iPad, but it hasn't talked to other apps very well...

 
 
 
Tim Cook FastCo interview: Apple not a follower; working on products well into 2020s; not in it for the money

TIM COOK FASTCO INTERVIEW: APPLE NOT A FOLLOWER; WORKING ON PRODUCTS WELL INTO 2020S; NOT IN IT FOR THE MONEY

FastCo yesterday named Apple the most innovative company of the year , and it has today followed up with an interview with the company's...

AT&T names first three cities for multi-gig 5G service, nine more to follow

AT&T NAMES FIRST THREE CITIES FOR MULTI-GIG 5G SERVICE, NINE MORE TO FOLLOW

AT&T promised it would start rolling out what it claims will be the first true mobile 5G service before the end of the year, and it...

 
 
 
Eurasian filings hint at two new iPad models coming soon

EURASIAN FILINGS HINT AT TWO NEW IPAD MODELS COMING SOON

Apple has registered a handful of new devices in the Eurasian commission database earlier this week, as discovered by Consomac. Legal...

Apple may buy cobalt direct from mining companies, protecting both parties

APPLE MAY BUY COBALT DIRECT FROM MINING COMPANIES, PROTECTING BOTH PARTIES

Apple is reportedly in talks about buying cobalt direct from miners in a long-term deal set to span five years or more. The report...

 
 
 
Alto's Odyssey now available on iPhone, iPad and Apple TV

ALTO'S ODYSSEY NOW AVAILABLE ON IPHONE, IPAD AND APPLE TV

Sequel to the hit title Alto's Adventure , Alto's Odyssey is now available in the App Store for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV... a day...

Telstra acknowledges widespread iMessage & FaceTime outage, says it's working on a fix

TELSTRA ACKNOWLEDGES WIDESPREAD IMESSAGE & FACETIME OUTAGE, SAYS IT'S WORKING ON A FIX

Telstra, one of the largest mobile carriers in Australia, is experiencing a widespread outage of iMessage and FaceTime services. Oddly...

 
 
 
Instagram Direct adds new replay options as it looks to compete with Snapchat's most popular feature

INSTAGRAM DIRECT ADDS NEW REPLAY OPTIONS AS IT LOOKS TO COMPETE WITH SNAPCHAT'S MOST POPULAR FEATURE

One of Snapchat's most popular features is its private chat platform, which is coincidentally the sole feature that Instagram has struggled...

031: RIP TWITTER FOR MAC, APPLE FIXES TELUGU BUG, IOS 11.3 CHANGES | 9TO5MAC DAILY

Today we've got Twitter pulling its Mac app, Apple's Telugu bug fix, and AirPlay 2 disappearing again. 9to5Mac Daily is available on...

 
 
 
Here are the latest banks & credit unions to add Apple Pay support

HERE ARE THE LATEST BANKS & CREDIT UNIONS TO ADD APPLE PAY SUPPORT

Apple Pay is continuing its rollout in the United States today, coming to a handful of new banks and credit unions. While the mobile...

Apple shares new video tips on shooting B&W photos, taking overheads, and editing slow-mo timing with iPhone

APPLE SHARES NEW VIDEO TIPS ON SHOOTING B&W PHOTOS, TAKING OVERHEADS, AND EDITING SLOW-MO TIMING WITH IPHONE

Apple has released a trio of new how-to videos today with tips on getting the most of iPhone's camera. Two of three focus on taking...

 
 
 



Apple releases third iOS 11.3 public beta for iPhone and iPad

Apple releases third iOS 11.3 public beta for iPhone and iPad

Apple has released the third iOS 11.3 public beta loaded with new features for iPhone and iPad. Apple originally previewed several new features prior to the first developer... Read more ...

WatchOS 4.3 beta 3 for Apple Watch developers now available

WatchOS 4.3 beta 3 for Apple Watch developers now available

Apple has released watchOS 4.3 beta 3 for registered developers to test on Apple Watch. We'll dig in to the new version and detail changes below. more... Read more ...

Dish Reports Sling TV Has Grown to 2.2M Subscribers as of the End of 2017

Dish Reports Sling TV Has Grown to 2.2M Subscribers as of the End of 2017

Dish Network today reported official numbers for its streaming television service Sling TV, which marks the first time that the company disclosed the service's subscriber... Read more ...

Google's Android Enterprise Recommended certifies devices for work, security...

Google's Android Enterprise Recommended certifies devices for work, security needs

To boost enterprise Android adoption, Google is launching a program to verify devices for business and security-focused needs. The new Android Enterprise Recommended initiative... Read more ...

Qualcomm's New AI Engine Enhances Capabilities Of Existing Snapdragon Chips

Qualcomm's New AI Engine Enhances Capabilities Of Existing Snapdragon Chips

Qualcomm today announced the Qualcomm Artificial Intelligence engine which is made up to multiple hardware and software components to enhance on-device artificial intelligence... Read more ...

Facebook Messenger update makes group calls easier

Facebook Messenger update makes group calls easier

Facebook has released an update for its Messenger app that makes initiating a group call a bit easier. Previously, making a group call was not as easy as it might sound. First... Read more ...

Tim Cook Says Apple is Always Focused on 'Products and People' Over Wall...

Tim Cook Says Apple is Always Focused on 'Products and People' Over Wall Street Expectations

Fast Company today published an interview with Tim Cook after naming Apple the world's most innovative company yesterday. Image Credit: Fast Company/Ioulex Photography Apple's... Read more ...

The evolution of Alto's Odyssey: A Q&A with Team Alto

The evolution of Alto's Odyssey: A Q&A with Team Alto

Image courtesy Team Alto. The magic is back: Alto's Odyssey, the spiritual sequel to Alto's Adventure, arrives on the App Store Thursday, and we caught up with Team Alto to... Read more ...

Nest Cam IQ gets “OK Google” support, lower monthly fee

Nest Cam IQ gets “OK Google” support, lower monthly fee

Enlarge / The Nest Cam IQ. The blue glow means it's recording. Google clearly has a goal of putting the Google Assistant just about everywhere. Today you can find it in... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S9 high-res images give us our best look yet as March 16...

Samsung Galaxy S9 high-res images give us our best look yet as March 16 launch corroborated

Samsung's Galaxy S9 is set to be officially unveiled to the world this weekend, and as we get closer, the leaks are coming out more and more. Today, a new batch of high-res S9... Read more ...