Tag: Apple ID

iOS, Operating System

iOS 18 may change Apple ID to Apple Account, and it would make way more sense

February 29, 2024

Via: BGR

You can use an iPhone without getting an Apple ID, but you’d have to settle for a dumb phone rather than a smartphone experience. You can’t download apps or any other digital content without an Apple ID. That’s why most […]

iOS, Operating System

Here’s how iOS 17 might let you securely unlock an iPhone with just your voice

May 22, 2023

Via: BGR

A report recently revealed a new trend where iPhone thieves watch you type in your PIN code so they can steal your device and lock you out of your Apple ID. That second part is the scariest piece of this […]

iOS, Operating System

iOS 16.4 beta 3 lets users sign in with a different Apple ID to download beta software

March 7, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

With iOS 16.4 beta, which was first released to developers last month, Apple has introduced a new way to set up a device to get beta software that doesn’t require special profiles or using a computer. As the company will […]

Operating System, Others

Apple releases macOS 13.2 with support for Security Keys, 20 security fixes, and more

January 23, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple has officially released macOS 13.2 alongside iOS 16.3 today. The main new feature arriving with the latest software is support for Security Keys with Apple ID and it also includes over 20 security fixes. macOS 13.2 is starting to […]

iOS, Operating System

iOS 16.3 for iPhone now available to everyone: Here’s what’s new

January 23, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

After a month of beta testing, Apple is releasing iOS 16.3 to iPhone users everywhere today. This update includes a new way to secure your Apple ID, changes to Emergency SOS, and more. There’s also a brand new wallpaper that […]

iOS, Operating System

iOS 16.3 beta 2 now rolling out to developers, here’s what’s new so far

January 10, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

After a brief hiatus for the holiday season, Apple has once again rebooted the beta testing cycle. Starting this afternoon, iOS 16.3 beta 2 is rolling out to developers alongside iPadOS 16.3 beta 2 and more. Head below for the […]

Gadgets, Products

Apple announces new limited edition AirTag in Japan to celebrate the Year of the Rabbit

December 27, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple last year introduced a limited edition AirTag with a cute tiger emoji character engraved on it as part of the new year celebrations in Japan, since 2022 is the Year of the Tiger. With 2023 approaching, the company on […]

App Review, Applications

Apple is all in on CSAM but report suggests the App Store is not a child safe place

August 26, 2021

Via: Pocket Now

According to a new report, Apple’s App Store platform allows children to access adult-only applications and says that CSAM policies are not effective enough. The report claims that the current age restrictions and other cold safety controls don’t work as […]

iOS, Operating System

Latest iOS beta prompts you to unsubscribe when uninstalling apps with paid subs

June 18, 2019

Via: The Verge

Apple has added a warning in iOS 13 beta 2 that appears when you try to uninstall an app which still has an active subscription. “Do you want to keep the subscription for this app?” the message reads, before giving […]

iOS, News and Press, Operating System

Apple Users Get 10 Percent Bonus If They Add Money To Apple ID

March 11, 2019

Via: Pymnts

Apple is running a new promotion in which App Store and iTunes users can get a 10 percent bonus when they add money to an Apple ID account. MacRumors, citing an email Apple sent, reported that when customers add money […]

App security, Applications, iPhone, Products

Warning: Don’t give your Apple ID password to any iPhone app that might be asking for it

October 11, 2017

Via: Boy Genius

Any savvy iPhone or iPad user will tell you that popups requiring you to enter your Apple ID and password are a pretty common thing. It usually happens while you’re inside Apple’s stores, although they can appear unexpectedly. As a […]