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PHOTOS: Apple Emoji update includes a llama, skateboard and some bagel drama

The Apple iOS 12.1 update includes a bagel emoji and more than 70 other emoji to represent animals, sports and foods. If you’ve already downloaded iOS 12.1, you’ve probably noticed that there are new emoji to text and chat with including a skateboard,  llama, softball and many...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 5:09pm

Apple iOS 12 releases today. Here's how to update your iPhone to latest operating system

The iOS 12 update will be avaialble Monday, and if you’ve been anxiously waiting for the latest iPhone update, your time has come.  Apple’s 12th mobile operating system was first announced in June during its Worldwide Developers Conference and the latest iOS release appears to be...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 1:16pm

Apple Watch Series 4: Official release date, how to pre-order

Apple announced the Apple Watch Series 4 on Wednesday during a special product announcement event which included the highly anticipated iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and the entry-level iPhone XR. The Apple Watch Series 4 has a major redesign while maintaining its smooth aesthetic many Apple Watch fans...

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 5:07pm

Everything we know about the new iPhones

For Apple fans, it's Christmas in September again — fresh off the announcement that it's become the first $1 trillion company, Apple is unveiling a new lineup of iPhones at its traditional fall event in Cupertino, California, on Sept. 12. Here's what we know about what's...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 7:35pm

How to watch the Apple iPhone event on livestream

Apple has set a date for their fall live event, Gather Round, in which the newly trillion-dollar company is expected to introduce three new iPhone models, an upgraded Apple Watch and most likely a few things no one has leaked yet. The company will broadcast the event live on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 7:25pm

Who is Lisa Brennan-Jobs? 4 Things to know about Steve Jobs' oldest child

The late Steve Jobs might've been a visionary for creating Apple, but at home he wasn't quite as inspirational — or loving at all. At least that's according to Small Fry, a memoir by Jobs' estranged daughter, Lisa Brennan-Jobs. "For him, I was a blot on a spectacular...

Friday, August 3, 2018 - 12:18pm

iOS 12 file data reveals next iPhone could support dual-SIM cards

Apple may release a dual-SIM iPhone in the future according to strings of text found in a leaked configuration file. According to 9 to 5 Mac, they spotted evidence that indicates future iPhone models or the iPhone X Plus will support dual-SIM cards. The tech site reports that diagnostic reports...

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 4:34pm

Does Starbucks take Apple Pay?

Your lifestyle is grab-and-go. Digging through your bag to find your wallet and pull out your credit card? You don’t have time for that nonsense. But you also need enough caffeine to power through your neverending to-do list. (You’re super busy, not superhuman.) So, does Starbucks take...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 1:35pm

What you need to know about new Apple Maps coming to iOS 12

Apple Maps is getting a major upgrade soon and you may want to consider it as your go-to map app when navigating the city streets. For many, Apple’s Map app has been one of those apps people rarely use. If you tap on directions in your mobile browser and Apple’s default maps app opens...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 11:48am

Latest iPhone rumors: Leaked images show USB-C fast charging coming to iPhone

New iPhone rumors have emerged that might provide us with information about new features that could be coming to the next Apple iPhone, including photos that show the next iPhone will have USB-C charging. The latest iPhone rumors were spotted on several tech blogs and show photos of what appears...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 5:18pm

Oprah Winfrey Apple deal means we'll be seeing even more of her

Oprah Winfrey ended her daytime talk show a few years ago, but she’s far from retiring. The OWN mogul just inked a deal to create original programs for Apple, the company announced Friday. "Together, Winfrey and Apple will create original programs that embrace her incomparable...

Friday, June 15, 2018 - 4:14pm

Apple to release Safari update to help block third-party tracking tools and apps

A Safari update is coming soon that will help block third-party tracking tools used to target advertisements. Apple made several product announcements and software updates during this week’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) event and while many of us were focused on all the new updates...

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 1:51pm

Everything you need to know about Apple group FaceTime for iOS 12

Apple has announced there will be a group FaceTime feature available for iOS coming soon and if you’re someone who already participates in group chats with friends and family, the group FaceTime feature will bring you closer to all the people you chat with. When Apple releases the new iOS 12...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 2:26pm

This simple request will make Siri curse at you

Along with the many things you can make Siri do, you can also make Siri curse, too. Siri, the personal assistant from Apple can provide useful information on a wide variety of topics. By simply saying “Hey Siri,” the Apple personal assistant can tell you the weather, play a song, or...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 5:42pm

Delivery comes to parks and beaches. But is convenience good?

DNCE’s request for Cake By the Ocean may be a metaphor, but we now live in a world where you can get pizza on the beach — or the park, or a random street corner. Domino’s has expanded its delivery service to basically anywhere. The new Hotspots program, which launched this week...

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 5:18pm

New iPhone update will 'break' your phone if you have this type of screen

 A new iPhone update for the iPhone 8 is causing the iPhone screen to break after the update is loaded to the device.  The issue affects anyone who has had their iPhone 8 screen repaired using an aftermarket part. Apple released iOS 11.3 at the end of March and according to several users...

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 1:36pm

Apple confirms iPhones can shut down in cold weather

Apple finally confirms that the iPhone battery life can be compromised when you expose your iPhone to extreme cold weather. Some iPhone users have reported that their iPhones shut down completely when it’s cold outside. Sometimes it can occur when the iPhone battery level says you have more...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 1:23pm

This app gets iPhone users half-price lunches for two weeks

The best things in life are free, but a week of half-price lunches is not a bad compromise. Over 1,300 restaurants across New York City, Boston, Washington D.C., Los Angeles and San Francisco are offering special dishes up to half off during lunch from March 5-16 to users of Ritual, an app that...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 12:17pm

What do all the Apple weather icons mean?

If you use the iPhone weather app, you probably know there are several icons that represent the different types of weather conditions you’ll encounter. While some are obvious, some of them can be a little difficult to figure out, leaving you to wonder what do all the Apple weather icons on...

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 5:39pm

Beware: This single text message will crash your phone

Some are calling it the "text bomb," others are reporting it as déjà vu — a bug of mass proportions set off with little to no effort — and this time, all it takes to crash your iPhone is a single text. The character is in Telugu, the third most spoken Indian language in the U...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 11:05am