Facebook Uses IP Address and Other Info to Deliver Location-Based Ads Even When Location Options are Disabled

FACEBOOK USES IP ADDRESS AND OTHER INFO TO DELIVER LOCATION-BASED ADS EVEN WHEN LOCATION OPTIONS ARE DISABLED

If you've noticed Facebook continuing to deliver location-based ads even with all location services disabled, you're not alone, and...

Catalyst's Waterproof AirPods Case is Now Available From Apple

CATALYST'S WATERPROOF AIRPODS CASE IS NOW AVAILABLE FROM APPLE

The Catalyst Waterproof AirPods Case , designed to protect your AirPods case from liquids, is now available from the Apple online store...

 
 
 
Charter Spectrum's Apple TV App and Zero Sign-on May Not Arrive Until 2019

CHARTER SPECTRUM'S APPLE TV APP AND ZERO SIGN-ON MAY NOT ARRIVE UNTIL 2019

When tvOS 12 was introduced back in June of 2018, Apple announced a new Zero Sign-on feature, a followup to Single sign-on. Zero Sign-on...

Apple Stops Signing iOS 12.1 Following Release of iOS 12.1.1 and iOS 12.1.2

APPLE STOPS SIGNING IOS 12.1 FOLLOWING RELEASE OF IOS 12.1.1 AND IOS 12.1.2

Following the release of iOS 12.1.1 on December 5 and iOS 12.1.2 on December 17, Apple has stopped signing iOS 12.1, the previous version...

 
 
 
Deals: Shop the Latest iTunes Gift Card Deals and Apple's Big Holiday iTunes Movies Sale

DEALS: SHOP THE LATEST ITUNES GIFT CARD DEALS AND APPLE'S BIG HOLIDAY ITUNES MOVIES SALE

Christmas is now one week away, and shipping estimates will only become more of an issue for shoppers the closer the holiday gets....

Launch Center Pro Gains NFC Triggers, New Themes, Siri Shortcuts Support and More

LAUNCH CENTER PRO GAINS NFC TRIGGERS, NEW THEMES, SIRI SHORTCUTS SUPPORT AND MORE

Launch Center Pro, an app that offers quick access shortcuts for everyday tasks, today released a major update that adds quite a bit...

 
 
 
AT&T's First Mobile 5G Service Will Be Available in 12 Cities Starting Friday

AT&T'S FIRST MOBILE 5G SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE IN 12 CITIES STARTING FRIDAY

AT&T today announced that it has launched its first mobile 5G service in parts of 12 cities across the United States, but 5G connectivity...

Apple Has Encountered 'Little Success' Growing in India Due to High Prices of iPhones

APPLE HAS ENCOUNTERED 'LITTLE SUCCESS' GROWING IN INDIA DUE TO HIGH PRICES OF IPHONES

The Wall Street Journal has published an in-depth look at Apple's efforts to grow its sales in India, the "world's biggest untapped...

 
 
 
Twitter Adds Option for Viewing Your Timeline Chronologically

TWITTER ADDS OPTION FOR VIEWING YOUR TIMELINE CHRONOLOGICALLY

As of today, Twitter is introducing a new option that will allow iOS users to easily view their tweets in a chronological order, a...

Satechi Launches New 'Type-C Aluminum Monitor Stand Hub' for iMac

SATECHI LAUNCHES NEW 'TYPE-C ALUMINUM MONITOR STAND HUB' FOR IMAC

Satechi today announced a new stand for the iMac, called the Type-C Aluminum Monitor Stand Hub. The accessory features seven built-in...

 
 
 
Popular Photo Editing App 'Darkroom' Expands to the iPad

POPULAR PHOTO EDITING APP 'DARKROOM' EXPANDS TO THE IPAD

Popular iPhone photo editing app Darkroom is today expanding to the iPad, marking the app's biggest update since its fall 2017 launch. Darkroom...

New Apple Pay Promo Offers $20 Code for Future Nike Purchase When You Spend $100 or More

NEW APPLE PAY PROMO OFFERS $20 CODE FOR FUTURE NIKE PURCHASE WHEN YOU SPEND $100 OR MORE

With the latest Apple Pay promotion you can save $20 on a future purchase from Nike, if you spend $100 or more in the Nike iOS app...

 
 
 
IPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Smart Battery Cases Spotted in Apple's Fall 2018 Merchandising Guide

IPHONE XS AND IPHONE XS MAX SMART BATTERY CASES SPOTTED IN APPLE'S FALL 2018 MERCHANDISING GUIDE

Photos of Apple's rumored Smart Battery Cases for the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have been uncovered in a product merchandising guide...

ENGINEER BUILDS GLITTER BOMB TRAP FOR PACKAGE THIEVES OUT OF HOMEPOD BOX

Package thievery has only increased in recent years as more people shop online for large-scale gifts. Unfortunately, sometimes there's...

 
 
 
How to Pair an Apple Remote With an Apple TV

HOW TO PAIR AN APPLE REMOTE WITH AN APPLE TV

When you set up a new Apple TV and power up the set-top box, the Apple Remote that comes in the box should pair automatically as soon...

British Broadcaster Channel 4 Releases 'All 4' On-Demand App for Apple TV

BRITISH BROADCASTER CHANNEL 4 RELEASES 'ALL 4' ON-DEMAND APP FOR APPLE TV

After months of uncertainty over when it would finally drop, British broadcaster Channel 4 on Monday officially brought its All 4 on-demand...

 
 
 
Qualcomm Claims Apple is Still Violating Chinese Court Order Despite Software Update to Remove Patented Features

QUALCOMM CLAIMS APPLE IS STILL VIOLATING CHINESE COURT ORDER DESPITE SOFTWARE UPDATE TO REMOVE PATENTED FEATURES

Qualcomm on December 10 scored a victory in its ongoing legal battle with Apple after winning an import ban on the iPhone 6s through...

APPLE SHARES NEW APPLE WATCH SERIES 4 TUTORIAL VIDEOS ON YOUTUBE

Apple this evening shared several new Apple Watch Series 4 tutorial videos on its YouTube channel, walking Apple Watch owners through...

 
 
 
Apple Shares Six Free Classic Audiobooks Narrated by Celebrities

APPLE SHARES SIX FREE CLASSIC AUDIOBOOKS NARRATED BY CELEBRITIES

Apple recently released a series of six audiobooks that have been narrated by celebrities that include Kate Beckinsale and Kelsey Grammer,...

U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment Clears T-Mobile's Sprint Purchase, but Approval is Still Needed From Other Agencies

U.S. COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN INVESTMENT CLEARS T-MOBILE'S SPRINT PURCHASE, BUT APPROVAL IS STILL NEEDED FROM OTHER AGENCIES

The United States Committee on Foreign Investment, aka Cfius, has approved T-Mobile's planned takeover of Sprint, reports The Wall...

 
 
 



Apple releases a tiny iOS update in 12.1.2, fixing connectivity bugs

Apple releases a tiny iOS update in 12.1.2, fixing connectivity bugs

Enlarge / The iPhone XR. Apple released a new version of iOS yesterday, and the public notes this time apply just to iPhones. Labeled iOS 12.1.2, it arrives just two weeks... Read more ...

Qualcomm slams Apple's response to iPhone ban in China, says it should be...

Qualcomm slams Apple's response to iPhone ban in China, says it should be ‘taking a bite out of sales'

After criticizing Apple in a statement yesterday for its response to China's injunction against certain iPhone models, Qualcomm continues its PR circuit today. Speaking to... Read more ...

How Facebook sneakily uses IP data & more for targeted ads, even if users...

How Facebook sneakily uses IP data & more for targeted ads, even if users disable all location settings

Facebook has a storied history of privacy concerns, especially as privacy relates to advertising. Today, Aleksandra Korolova, a University of Southern California computer... Read more ...

November 2018 NPD: Nintendo Switch outsells everything

November 2018 NPD: Nintendo Switch outsells everything

Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 all sold more than 1.3 million systems in November. That's the first time that has happened for these devices. Read more ...

How to Use Quickdrawer & Google Now at the Same Time in Action Launcher

How to Use Quickdrawer & Google Now at the Same Time in Action Launcher

As highlighted in our article on how to enable Google Now in Action Launcher, doing so takes away the Quickdrawer. This effectively ruins one of the more beneficial features of... Read more ...

Google ‘presenting' 2019 NBA All-Star Voting, now exclusive to official...

Google ‘presenting' 2019 NBA All-Star Voting, now exclusive to official app/site, Search, & Assistant

The NBA All-Star Game is an annual exhibition game where fans get to pick the players. For the 2019 competition, Google is playing an exclusive role in the voting process, and... Read more ...

Snapchat now rolling out customizable 'Year End Story' recap, here's how to...

Snapchat now rolling out customizable 'Year End Story' recap, here's how to view yours

Snapchat this week started rolling out its incredibly popular “year in review” roundup. This roundup, which Snapchat calls your “Year End Story,” compiles some of your best... Read more ...

T-Mobile denies lying to FCC about size of its 4G network

T-Mobile denies lying to FCC about size of its 4G network

Enlarge T-Mobile has denied an allegation that it lied to the Federal Communications Commission about the extent of its 4G LTE coverage. A group that represents small rural... Read more ...

WSJ report details extremely unpopular iPhone in India as Apple sees...

WSJ report details extremely unpopular iPhone in India as Apple sees diminishing success

A report from the Wall Street Journal today details Apple's minuscule success in India with iPhone, specifically highlighting Amit Rajput, who runs a counter selling iPhones in... Read more ...

AutoSleep 6 introduces Siri Shortcuts support, new design and reports, more

AutoSleep 6 introduces Siri Shortcuts support, new design and reports, more

AutoSleep is my go-to app for tracking sleep quality with the Apple Watch , and today the sleep tracking app is receiving a major update. AutoSleep 6.0 introduces a new look... Read more ...