Exactly 20 years ago, the time had come for Apple to let loose a completely new generation of Mac OS – Mac OS X. After a months-long public beta, the final version of Mac OS X 10.0.0 was released, only to receive a mixed response. Although the operating system certainly showed potential, it also came with several serious weaknesses – leading to difficulties with productive use.
Without also documenting the contents of the update, Apple released an update for participants of the beta program via "Rapid Security Response". Meanwhile, there's also an explanation as to the reason for the update.
Qualcomm has announced the new Snapdragon series – the name of it's own in-house ARM processors for Smartphones. The release promises groundbreaking performance data – but how do things look in comparison to Apple's A16 or A15?
Apple values Face ID as a superior technology to Touch ID. However, a fingerprint sensor is a more practical alternative in some situations. Despite continued speculation, Mark Gurman considers a Touch ID comeback to Apple's flagship iPhones almost entirely unlikely.
The old 5 watt charger takes hours to charge an iPhone Pro Max to the brim. However, a 20 watt or greater charger gets the job done significantly quicker with "Fast Charging". A new practical comparison reveals which charger is both the quickest and most sensible.
The first detailed test reports about the iPhone 14 have arrived, answering many questions about the new generation. Now that Apple's review embargo has finally passed, chosen press representatives are now free to share their experiences with the new iPhone.
Although there are the occasional deals and discounted hardware in the Apple world, this is really the case with current models. As far as the upcoming iPhone 14 (and especially the iPhone 14 Pro Max) is concerned, there is little hope of a discount anytime soon – according to a comparison portal.
A new launcher is experiencing a boom and countless users are transforming their Android landscape into one more reminiscent of iOS 16, including app icons. The copy is almost deceptively similar to the original – and even offers some additional features.
Currently, the Israeli Police finds itself forced to justify its usage of espionage software, and during the process, several screenshots of the government's infamous "Pegasus" spyware have come to light – showing how calls and mics are compromised.
For over 10 years now, Amazon has offered end users a cloud service for online data storage – however, the company just announced that Amazon Drive is soon to become history. There are not currently any plans for an immediate successor.
At one point, Android quickly swept up the market, however, fears that the iPhone could see the same fate as the Macs of many years prior did not become a reality. Instead, a completely different picture has been painted in The USA – with an almost unchallenged market leader.
On average, iPhones are considerably more expensive than their Android counterparts, with users of the latter often jokingly stereotyping Apple customers as "spoiled". However, is it possible to prove the stereotype of demanding Apple customers? A study recently tried, and the results are clear.
Just a few weeks ago, Samsung released the new Galaxy top model. Although it is the fastest Android currently on the market, it's still nowhere near as fast as the iPhone. Additionally, the new Galaxy S22 appears to overheat under stress.
There's a big problem surrounding the AirTags. Stalking. Unfortunately, Apple's new "smart tracker" is very convenient for more than just finding your lost coffee cup – it can also easily be used for more nefarious purposes such as victim tracking. Apple hopes to put a stop to this and has announced multiple new measures.
Those who would like to play the popular game "Fortnite" on iPhone or iPad will soon have the opportunity to do so again. Starting next week, users will be able to play the shooter via GeForce Now. There's currently a waiting list for the beta and no paid subscription is necessary.
High profile sources at Apple have repeatedly leaked information concerning a potential foldable iPhone – which could even hit the market by 2024. Leaker DylanDKT suspects that these reports maybe unfounded – as Apple may see the "foldable" trend as coming to an end.
According to Ming-Chi Kuo, Apples upcoming mixed reality headset will profit from special, folded lenses. However, a release isn't expected until 2023. Facebook's parent company, Meta, has head to give up developing its own OS – according to a new report.
According to a new report, it won't take much longer until mass production begins for the third generation of the iPhone SE. The next iPhone SE should keep its attractive price margins for customers – but with A15 chip and 5G capability.
The AirTags are an exceptionally helpful implement for the more... forgetful amongst us. They're also especially useful for finding lost or even stolen valuables. The same also applies, unfortunately, for stalking or even other such unintended usages. Apple has received more and more complaints concerning these matters recently.
The MacBook Pro 2021 – especially the M1 Max variant, has done more than simply yet again amaze the tech world. This time around, Apple isn't just receiving praise from thrilled Apple customers but also big-name corporations switching to the notebook to save money.
Camera specialists from DXOMark just ran some in-depth tests for the iPhone 13 Pro. Although experts have praised the device's competence when it comes to photos and videos, some reports have offered up criticism – which is why the smartphone doesn't take 1st place.
iOS 15's beta phase is finally over and the most recent release candidate could become the final version by next week. Additionally, Apple has provided a date for the release of iOS 15, iPadOS 15, and also for updates to the Apple Watch and TV.