Category Archives: Apple

Apple Might Make Big Changes to the iPhone’s Buttons

Apple’s next iPhone could come with some big changes that eliminate the Home Button, according to one analyst. In a note to investors on Wednesday, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said that he believes Apple’s next high-end handset, believed to be known as the iPhone 8 or iPhone X, will come with a 5.8-inch touch…

http://fortune.com/2017/02/16/virtual-iphone-buttons/

Apple Downgraded on Over-Hyped ‘iPhone 8’

Apple’s next iPhone won’t have the kind of impact on the company’s business some hope it might, one analyst told investors in a research note on Tuesday. Barclays analyst Mark Moskowitz on Tuesday downgraded Apple’s stock to equal weight from its previous overweight rating. Moskowitz, who also lowered Apple’s price target from $119 a share…

http://fortune.com/2017/01/24/apple-iphone-8-barclays/

How to Make Sure You Don’t Miss Important Phone Calls

When you’re heading to a meeting or just need to focus on work, the iPhone’s Do Not Disturb feature can be helpful for silencing unnecessary alerts and calls. But there are some people you may want to hear from no matter what situation you’re in, like a spouse or a son or daughter. The iPhone’s…

http://time.com/4439242/how-to-use-do-not-disturb-iphone/

These Are the Most Popular iPhone Apps of 2016

Of the two million apps that currently inhabit the App Store, Apple has singled out 20 that have proven to be the most popular in 2016. The company just published its annual best of the year lists, which include a compilation of the top 10 free and paid apps that dominated the App Store this…

http://time.com/4592864/most-popular-iphone-apps-2016/

How Apple Is Disappointing Fans With Its Latest MacBook and TV Play

Apple’s event last week to unveil new laptops and some improvements to its TV set-top box software were underwhelming on multiple levels. Now some are questioning whether Apple’s fundamental strategies for the two markets are running aground as well. The new product introductions started with a new app for the Apple TV software called “TV.”…

http://fortune.com/2016/10/31/apple-tv-macbook-strategy/

How to Use Apple’s Powerful New Portrait Mode Camera Feature

Apple on Monday is rolling out an iPhone software update with Portrait Mode, a new camera feature for the iPhone 7 Plus. Portrait Mode uses the larger iPhone 7’s dual-camera system to capture images that make the subject appear sharp against a slightly blurred background. The feature is meant to simulate the depth-of-field effect that…

http://time.com/4541522/iphone-7-plus-portrait-mode-release-beta-how-to/

US regulators order recall of 1m Samsung Note 7 phones

US safety regulators announce a formal recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone after battery issues lead to overheating and the phone catching fire. Via Tech Feed http://bbc.in/2cZY5f3

https://killerconettv.wordpress.com/2016/09/16/us-regulators-order-recall-of-1m-samsung-note-7-phones/

Apple To Add New Tap And Pay Feature For Users In Japan

Apple is planning a new payments service for iPhone users in Japan that would let them pay for mass transit, according to a report from Bloomberg. Apple already operates Apple Pay, a mobile payments service that works with iPhones and Apple Watches in the U.S., U.K., Switzerland, Canada, Australia, China, France, Hong Kong, and Singapore.…

http://fortune.com/2016/08/25/apple-payments-japan/