Category: Mobile

Apple iPhone X and older iPhones are not getting iOS 17

Apple iPhone X and older iPhones are not getting iOS 17

Apple announced iOS 17 yesterday with several noteworthy features including StandBy mode, NameDrop and Live Voicemail. As is the case with new iOS versions, several older model iPhones are left unsupported and this year, it’s the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models. Those wishing to try out iOS 17 will need an iPhone XS series or newer to be compatible with...

WWDC 2023: Here Are All the Major iOS 17 Features video

Jun 6, 2023 Operating Systems Speaker 1: Apple announced iOS 17. Its next major update for the iPhone during its WW d c keynote. The next major overhaul to the iPhone software is all about more, more personalization, more customizable features, more mindfulness, more intuitiveness, but less ducking auto correct kind of. Here’s all the exciting features and improvements coming with iOS 17. Before...

T-Mobile lays off over 67% of its highly regarded customer service crew

T-Force is what T-Mobile calls its customer support crew that can be reached on Twitter and Facebook. Separate from the rest of T-Mobile’s customer service team, T-Force offers help to T-Mobile subscribers that is fast and accurate. However, all good things must come to an end and according to a post on Reddit that has been independently corroborated by The Mobile Report, a large...

iPadOS 17: Here’s a first look at the customizable Lock Screen

iPadOS 17: Here’s a first look at the customizable Lock Screen

Apple today announced iPadOS 17, which introduces new ways to customize the Lock Screen and interact with widgets. Just like the iPhone last year with iOS 16, iPad now has a customizable Lock Screen with different font styles and widgets. Read on for a first look at how it works. iOS 16 introduced a brand new Lock Screen for the iPhone. For the first...

Feature found on Android version of Apple Music is coming back to the iOS app

According to 9to5Mac, a feature that was once on the iOS version of Apple Music and remains on the Android version of the app is coming back to iOS with the next major build of the mobile operating system (which would be iOS 17). We are talking about the option to crossfade songs. Just like you would hear on a Top 40 radio station,...

Vision Pro: I just tried Apple’s first spatial computer, and here’s what I think

Vision Pro: I just tried Apple’s first spatial computer, and here’s what I think

At WWDC 2023, Apple officially unveiled its new Vision Pro headset, which it describes as a “revolutionary spatial computer.” I was in the crowd at today’s keynote when it was announced, and shortly thereafter, I was whisked away on a golf cart to go try out the Apple Vision Pro. When I arrived at the demo building on the far corner of Apple Park,...

Behind the Design: Universe

As a kid, Universe founder Joseph Cohen loved nearly everything about the internet: how it brought people together, created avenues for his twin passions of creativity and commerce, and democratized the flow of information. “I grew up in New York,” Cohen says, “but I like to say that I really grew up on the internet.” Today, Cohen’s passion is still the internet — but...

Behind the Design: 2023 Apple Design Awards

Every year, the Behind the Design series takes a special look at the remarkable teams behind the Apple Design Award-winning apps and games. Read on to meet 12 incredible teams from around the world and learn how they brought their winning ideas to life. Winners in the category provide a great experience for all by supporting people from a diversity of backgrounds, abilites, and...

iOS 17 iPhone StandBy: How to use and customize the smart display feature

iOS 17 iPhone StandBy: How to use and customize the smart display feature

One of the headlining new features with iOS 17 is a smart landscape display mode for iPhone when it’s charging. Coming with different clock faces, widgets, access to photos, and more, here’s how to use and customize the iOS 17 iPhone Standby display. iOS 17 comes with a number of changes across Messages, FaceTime, the Phone experience, the new Journal app, and much more. But one...