Games, dating apps and streaming services contributed to a rise in consumer spending in iPhone apps last year, according to new data from app store intelligence firm, Sensor Tower. Read more at TechCrunch.
Pop quiz: Which comes in more flavors, Baskin Robbins ice cream or the iPhone?It’s the iPhone, by almost double. Read more at The Washington Post.
Apple has been urged to change the way in which iPhone apps are granted access to the phone’s camera after a security researcher demonstrated how apps can secretly record photos and videos without the user knowing. Read more at The… Read More ›
Each year, fall ushers in a few certainties. Leaves change color and fall gently to the ground. And iPhone owners feel pretty sure that Apple has intentionally slowed down their smartphone, in a dastardly attempt to get them to upgrade… Read More ›
Trump’s top telecommunications official is calling on Apple to take a step to boost public safety in natural disasters. There’s just one problem: Apple says it can’t. Read more at CNN.
Imagine you’ve been detained at customs, waiting to cross the border. Or maybe you’ve been pulled over for a traffic violation. An officer waves your cellphone at you. “Look at this. Is this yours?” he asks. Read more at The… Read More ›
One of the major new features expected in the next iPhone is a new way to unlock the smartphone: with your face. Read more at The Los Angeles Times.
The one piece of sleep-enhancing tech I love best—Apple’s Bedtime feature—does nothing more than what your parents did when you were a kid. When evening turns to night, it tells you to go to sleep. Read more at Wired.