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Apple Pencil could be coming to iPhone in 2019

Stylus support for iPhone in 2019? Apple has just released its lineup for 2017, but we already see reports covering the company’s hardware plans for the near future. After the news about a foldable iPhone, and new OLED models in 2018, we can now hear from sources in Korea that Apple is exploring the possibility of bringing its digital pen to the iPhone by 2019. Apple Pencil, a digital stylus introduced for iPad Pro in 2015, could be coming to iPhone, as Apple engineers reportedly started working on an iPhone supporting digital pen input. The Korea Herald informs that the[…]

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iOS 11

iOS 11 finally overtakes iOS 11 in market share

iOS 11 has been installed on 49% of the devices in use. A month after the public iOS 11 update released to supported iPhones and iPads in September, Apple’s latest operating system is installed on 49% of the active devices. According to data collected by MixPanel, iOS 11 now has a 49% market share, overtaking iOS 10 with 44.9%. Earlier this week, both OS versions were on par, but at the end of the week Apple’s iOS 11 finally overtook the previous major version, while 6 percent of the users are still running iOS 9 or earlier. iOS 11 has[…]

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Foldable iPhone may arrive in 2019

Apple working with LG on foldable OLED panels. The first foldable mobile devices may be coming to the market soon, as companies like Samsung, ZTE, Microsoft and others are reportedly exploring the new tech, and their first devices may debut in 2018. According to a report by The Investors, Apple is also working on a future foldable iPhone, along with LG who will supply the OLED panels for the 2019 model. In previous news we learn that Apple might launch a device with a flexible display after 2018 when LG will be ready with the mass-production. Sources familiar with the[…]

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Apple fixes several issues in iOS 11.0.3 update

iOS 11.0.3 is now available to download for everyone. Apple has rolled out the third official update for iOS version 11 – 11.0.3. It includes several fixes and improvements, most notably the issue where audio and haptic feedback would not work on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Additionally, iOS 11.0.3 brings a fix for iPhone 6s regarding an issue where touch would become unresponsive. Apple already fixed in the previous update, version 11.0.2, the audio call quality issues experienced by users with the new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. iOS 11 was introduced in September, bringing a number of[…]

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Second beta of iOS 11.1 reintroduces gestures to bring up the App Swicher

iOS 11.1 Beta 2 includes new emoji and the 3D touch app switcher. Apple has rolled out the second beta of iOS 11.1 to public testers and developers, bringing under the hood changes and a few new features to iPhone and iPad. This update is available as an over-the-air (OTA) update or through the Developer Center. iOS 11.1 Beta 2 brings back the 3D Touch app switcher that was not included in the official iOS 11 update in September. Apple later confirmed that the 3D Touch functionality would be added in the next iOS release. The gesture support was apparently[…]

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Apple Pay Cash

Apple Pay Cash coming soon with the iOS 11.1 update

P2P payments tested internally ahead of official launch. Apple announced the new payment platform called Apple Pay Cash in the summer during its WWDC conference. The company has been quiet on when the new person-to-person payment platform will be ready for launch, but we now understand that the internal testing is ongoing and the public release is coming very soon. Apple Pay Cash is now almost ready to make its public debut, and that will happen with the iOS 11.1 update coming later this year. Apple already has a developer beta with the same version number, but it doesn’t include[…]

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iOS 11.0.2 update brings call quality improvements for iPhone 8

Second iOS 11 update eliminates the crackling noise during phone calls with the iPhone 8. Apple has just unleashed their second minor iOS 11 update with build number 15A421. It’s available for iPhone, iPad and iPod devices, bringing a number of fixes and improvements, most notably of which is the fix for the crackling audio during phone calls with the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. We’ve reported last month that some iPhone 8 owners experienced strange noise coming from the earpiece during phone calls, and that Apple promised to fix this bug with an update. iOS 11.0.2 also[…]

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iPhone 8 Plus’s Portrait Lighting showcased in a new video

See how to create dramatic studio lighting effects. Apple has today released a new video advertisement for iPhone 8 Plus, highlighting the new portrait mode features that are exclusive to the 5.5-inch phone. You can watch the video uploaded to the official Apple channel in YouTube below: The ad shows the different settings you can use in the Portait Mode with the iPhone 8 Plus. The feature is exclusive to the new Plus model, and works pretty well, even in the current Beta mode. It utilizes the new dual-lens camera configuration on the iPhone 8 Plus in order to simulate[…]

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Google Drive app

You can now access Google Drive from the Files app

Update for Google Drive adds support for Files on iOS 11. Google has just released an update to its Google Drive app. After installing update 4.2017.37510, users with iPhone and iPad running iOS 11 will be able to access their Drive storage from the Files app. Under the ‘More location’ section in the Files app for iOS 11, you will see a new provider available – Google Drive. According to Google, the integration with Files also extends to documents uploaded to Google Drive, but opened through the Files app. With the latest version of the Drive app installed, you can[…]

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iOS 11.1 beta 1 released to developers with new fixes and issues

Apple rolls out the first iOS 11.1 beta The company is ready to present the first developer beta of iOS 11.1, now available for testing purposes on supported iPhones and iPads. iOS 11.1 Beta 1 brings fixes for some known issues but also some new problems. There are no visible new features in this release, if not counting the return of the Feedback app. Here is the full changelog: Notes and Known Issues ARKit Known Issues ContinuingfromabreakpointwhiledebugginganARSessionmayresultinVIObreaking. Any visual objects placed in the world/anchor are not visible. (31561202) AVFoundation New Issues When using the TrueDepth front-facing camera on iPhone X,[…]

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