Apple’s iOS 10.3 update can reclaim as much as 7.8GB of available storage — While the feature enhancements of new OS updates generally take up more of your available storage, Apple’s latest iOS 10.3 update has freed up gigabytes of available storage for many users making the upgrade.
Apple updates iTunes U for iOS with photo annotations, video messages —Apple on Tuesday updated iTunes U with a handful of new features, including improved annotation options and ways of sharing and accessing media.
Despite his prior calls for an Apple boycott, Trump is still using a new iPhone to tweet — President Donald Trump is the proud owner of a new iPhone. America’s commander-in-chief is now confirmed to be tweeting from a device he called on supporters to boycott during last year’s campaign, citing the tech giant’s refusal to cooperate with authorities investigating the San Bernardino shootings.
White House director of social media, and senior advisor to Trump, Dan Scavino Jr took to Twitter Tuesday night to reveal the president’s smartphone buy.
How to use Facebook Messenger’s new Live Location feature on iPhone — Facebook this week introduced Live Location to its Messenger app for iOS, letting people temporarily track each other when trying to rendezvous. Here’s how to make use of the feature on your iPhone.
iOS 10.3 for iPhone and iPad adds Find My AirPods feature — If you’re worried about losing your fancy new AirPods, Apple has your back — or your ear. iOS 10.3, which was released as a beta to developers on Tuesday so will be with general users soon, includes a newFind My AirPods feature to help you track down your wayward wireless earpods.
Apple Pay use is on the rise — Consumer spending analytics company TXN says that Apple Pay is on the rise, based on data from its panel of over three million consumers. Analysis of credit card bills from banks that distinguish Apple Pay transactions suggest that usage of the payment method grew by slightly over 50% in the 12 months ending December 2016.
Apple allowing developers to respond to user reviews in App Stores with iOS 10.3, more improvements coming — As part of feedback collected by Apple, when iOS 10.3 ships to customers the company is adding the ability for an app’s developer to respond to complaints or praise, with the response available for all to see in the App Store —and more improvements for developers are coming.
New microchip could bring portable spectroscopy to iPhone, Apple Watch — Si-Ware on Tuesday revealed an iPhone-compatible spectroscopy chip, the NeoSpectra Micro, which could potentially expand the uses of both mobile devices and wearables in areas like health, science, and nutrition.
Apple Watch to get Theater Mode, more in watchOS 3.2 — Your Apple Watch is about to become far less annoying in movie theaters because the Theater Mode feature rumoured to be coming to the iPhone is actually destined for your wrist. Apple tipped off developers to that feature and more in an overview of what’s coming in watchOS 3.2.