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Apple iPhone 9 to Launch in the Next Five days
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic across the world, Apple won't have any physical launch event for the iPhone 9. However, the news is doing the round that the phone is coming soon, likely in the next five days. There has been a photo leak of a case for a "new iPhone 4.7-inch, 2020," which fits the description of the rumored new phone, probably will be called either iPhone 9 or iPhone SE 2. The case, though, won't go up for sale until April 5, another six days away, thus leveling the probability that the new iPhone will launch during th...
Apple launches app and website for screening and fact check for coronavirus
Apple released a Covid-19 website and an app to help people take the right steps to protect themselves from the Coronavirus pandemic. The health steps are in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines. The app and the website have been created in collaboration with the White House Coronavirus Task Force and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), CDC and provide factual information about the spread of COvid-19 in the United States and all the relevant information needed to stay safe. The web...
Apple Adds Magic KeyBoard to iPad Pro for added tricks
Amidst the Coronavirus pandemic and its aftermath affecting businesses all over, Apple moved ahead of the panic and launched three new products —the MacBook Air, the iPad Pro and Magic Keyboard. What has gained maximum attention is the new iPad Pro which comes with an A12Z Bionic chip, making it one of the fastest devices. It has LIDAR sensor enabling improved augmented reality, an Ultra-Wide camera, studio-quality mics, stunning Liquid Retina display, and powerful apps. The iPadOS 13.4 brings trackpad support to iPad, an enhanced e...
Apple Joins FIDO Alliance To Move To Password-free Authentication
Keeping this in mind, Apple has decided to move away from password authentication alone for its users and towards more secure forms of logins. Apple has joined FIDO or Fast Identity Online; an organization launched to reduce users’ over-reliance on passwords for security. The FIDO Alliance was started in 2013 by companies like PayPal and Lenovo to combat security breaches due to the overuse of passwords and to upgrade the security standards. It wants to develop a technical system of authentication that is applicable across platforms,...
Cheaper iPhone in March: Apple Eyes Low-cost Phones
Technology giant Apple is launching a more affordable iPhone in March. Setting its eyes on low-cost phones and the demand of smartphones in the market, Apple seeks to venture into cheaper iPhones ahead of the 5G handset launch later in 2020. Apple is looking forward to launching a range of high-end iPhones then around 2020 end, which would have features like 5G connectivity, developed processors and enhanced 3D cameras on the backside. The new cheaper smartphone is expected to have an inbuilt Touch ID feature at the home button and a...
Everything You Need To Know About 16-inch MacBook Pro
Apple has unveiled its long-awaited 16-inch MacBook Pro this week. Apple Macbook Pro 16-inch review. The launch was rumored to be imminent and announced through a press release on the Apple newsroom on November 13, 2019. There were rumors that Apple had already offered the 16-inch MacBook for review to some news reporters in private prior to the release. The MacBook was rumored to be in production for a long time but till date, there was no fixed date for its release, although analysts talked of a fourth-quarter release. T...
Apple Music overtakes Spotify in US subscribers
Apple Music has surpassed rival streaming service Spotify in terms of US paid subscribers, reports The Wall Street Journal. Sources say based on records for the month of February, Spotify is trailing behind Apple Music with around 2 million U.S. subscribers. Spotify reported it had 96 million subscribers globally as of the end of 2018. Meanwhile, Apple CEO Tim Cook disclosed publicly in May that Apple Music had crossed the 50 million user base milestone. Though both companies don’t give subscriber data based on region, experts say th...
iPhone replacement scam by college students costs Apple nearly $1M
Apple has allegedly been scammed out of nearly one million dollars in iPhone replacement scam by two Chinese engineering students in Oregon. According to a report by The Oregonian, the students are now facing criminal charges in federal court. Authorities claim the scheme, which is engineered to steal from Apple by exploiting iPhone return policy using fake iPhones, also involved others aside from the two students. The duo allegedly started since the beginning of 2017 to smuggle thousands of fake iPhones into the US from China. They ...
Apple’s iMacs are now 2x faster with new AMD GPUs and Intel processors
Apple has offered new graphics chips and processors for the 27-inch and 21.5-inch models of its regular iMac desktops, handing the computers 2x performance boost. By Default, the 21.5-inch iMac now has an 8th Gen quad-core i3 or a six-core i5 processor. It also features either a Radeon Pro 555X GPU or a Radeon Pro 560X. Customers who desire more power has the option to configure the model with 32GB of RAM, 4GB of memory, a six-core i7 processor, and AMD’s Radeon Pro Vega 20 GPU. This is similar to the spec options Apple also has in t...
Apple is offering a 10% bonus of every fund you add to your account
Apple is currently offering users bonus in extra cash when they transfer funds to their Apple ID account, reports MacRumors. The Apple bonus, which comes as a 10 percent business credit, received when users transfer money from their credit or debit card to their Apple account will reportedly last until March 14, 2019. Apple users can add funds to their accounts through their phone’s settings and then iTunes & Apple Store. To access the information and the Apple bonus grading, you will need to click on your Apple ID and select Add...