Top

Category: Applications


App Review, Applications

Apple Music’s Replay 2023 playlist is here to track your favorite songs

January 31, 2023

Via: The Verge

Apple Music users who love having a playlist of their favorite songs rejoice: Apple has made the Replay 2023 playlist available, letting you see which songs you’ve listed to the most this year. The songs that are on it and […]


App Review, Applications

Apple Support app now available in over 100 new countries and languages

January 30, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple is rolling out a major upgrade to the Apple Support application for iPhone and iPad. Starting today, the Apple Support app is now available in 118 new regions and offers support for three new languages. Head below for the […]


App Review, Applications

Apple Music Replay 2023 is here: Track your top songs, albums, and artists

January 30, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple Music Replay 2023 is now rolling out for the new year. This is Apple’s “top songs by year” playlist that it makes available to Apple Music subscribers at the beginning of every year. You can also find additional details, […]


App Review, Applications

9 handy hidden features in Google Docs on Android

January 27, 2023

Via: ComputerWorld

Few apps are as essential to mobile productivity as the humble word processor. I think I’ve probably spent a solid seven years of my life staring at Google Docs on one device or another at this point, and those minutes […]


App Review, Applications

WhatsApp’s new native Mac app is now in open beta

January 24, 2023

Via: The Verge

WhatsApp’s new macOS app is now widely available for download, WABetaInfo reports, and can be grabbed from the official WhatsApp website. The messaging service has previously offered a web wrapped version of its web app as a macOS app, but […]


App Review, Applications

Microsoft Edge will soon let you split two tabs in a single window

January 24, 2023

Via: The Verge

Microsoft has started testing a new split-screen feature for Edge that lets you compare two tabs side by side. The feature was first discovered by Leopeva64-2 on Reddit, and it’s available in an experimental flag in the beta, dev, and […]


App Review, Applications

Twitter for iPhone updated with ‘new’ features from four years ago

January 20, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Following the confirmation that developers can no longer create third-party Twitter clients, the social network’s official app received an update on Friday with new features. Actually, these features are not exactly new, but Twitter is bringing them back to its […]


App security, Applications

Advanced Data Protection has created a problem for HomePods, here’s how to fix it

January 19, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

In December, Apple launched a big expansion of its end-to-end encryption for iCloud in the US with the feature rolling out worldwide with iOS 16.3 RC (set for public release next week). As it turns out, Apple has shared there’s […]


App Review, Applications

Meta’s bundling your Instagram and Facebook account settings in one place

January 19, 2023

Via: The Verge

Meta’s putting your Instagram, Facebook, and Messenger account settings in one place. The company’s rolling out a new Accounts Center that lets you manage your preferences across all your Meta accounts from a centralized hub. The revamped Accounts Center will […]


App security, Applications

iOS 16.3 brings iCloud Advanced Data Protection feature to all users worldwide

January 18, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

All users can now enable iCloud Advanced Data Protection, an opt-in feature to get end-to-end encryption for almost all data stored in iCloud, including messages, photos, and device backups. The feature is activatable once users upgrade to iOS 16.3, currently […]


App Review, Applications

TikTok Labels State-Affiliated Media Accounts in 40 More Countries

January 18, 2023

Via: CNET

TikTok is now labeling state-affiliated media in more than 40 new markets, including the US, Canada and much of Europe, the social media company said Wednesday. It’s an extension of a pilot program run in Belarus, Russia and Ukraine in […]


App Review, Applications

Apple kicking off new round of Apple Watch Activity Challenges next week

January 17, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple has scheduled three new Apple Watch Activity Challenges that will begin next week and run through the end of February. These challenges require you meet certain fitness goals using your Apple Watch. This time, Apple is celebrating Heart Month, […]


App Review, Applications

FoodNoms nutrition tracker for iPhone revamped with new design, Apple Health syncing, more

January 17, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

FoodNoms, a nutrition tracking app we’ve covered a few times here at 9to5Mac, is getting a big update. FoodNoms 2 is rolling out today with a number of new features, including a new design, robust syncing with the Apple Health […]


App Review, Applications

Apple Card responsible for more than $1 billion in losses for Goldman Sachs

January 13, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Goldman Sachs submitted a regulatory filing today for its “Platform Solutions” group of businesses that includes Apple Card. The collection of consumer offerings from Goldman is on track for a loss of $4 billion since 2020 with Apple Card making […]


App Review, Applications

‘Retro Pod’ app yanked from the App Store after going viral on TikTok

January 13, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

An iPhone app that imitated and replicated some of the classic iPod features has been pulled from the App Store. The app, called Retro Pod, went viral on TikTok multiple times since December but has now disappeared from the App […]


App security, Applications

Best iPhone VPN of 2023

January 13, 2023

Via: CNET

Apple is known for the strong security of its devices, so if your smartphone of choice is an iPhone, you probably expect that it comes with a certain level of protection. But if you want to increase your privacy, using […]


App Review, Applications

Third-party app brings Dynamic Island to any iPhone, but is it just a party trick?

January 12, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

A developer has just brought the Dynamic Island – currently exclusive to the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max – to any iPhone running iOS 16 through iOS 16.1.2. While the Pro iPhones have a physically different shape to the […]


App Review, Applications

Twitter API appears to be down, breaking Tweetbot and third-party clients

January 12, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

The past several weeks since Elon Musk’s takeover have seen Twitter in turmoil as rapid changes hit the platform, and tonight it appears something is going on with the Twitter API as Tweetbot and many third-party Twitter clients are down. […]


App Review, Applications

Twitter forcing algorithm timeline in your face in latest iOS update

January 11, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

It has been a long time since Twitter started showing users tweets based on suggestions rather than chronological order, which was heavily criticized at the time. But after many complaints, the platform let users choose whether they wanted to see […]


App Review, Applications

Apple Podcasts now lets creators publish subscription content directly from hosting providers

January 10, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple on Tuesday announced a major update for podcast creators. Starting today, Apple Podcasts will let creators publish subscription content directly from the dashboard of participating hosting providers. The company says this will make it easier than ever to “launch […]