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iPhone, Products

Apple figured out how to make the iPhone 16 Pro’s bezels ultra-thin

May 28, 2024

Via: BGR

As someone looking to upgrade to the iPhone 16 this fall, I’m not worried about production issues or launch delays. This isn’t Apple’s first rodeo, and there’s no life-threatening emergency like the pandemic that could mess with the regular iPhone […]


News and Press

New law may force Apple App Store to open up in UK

May 24, 2024

Via: Computerworld

Once the dust has settled over the next UK election, Apple might be forced to open up its business there in the same way it is being opened up in Europe — thanks to the Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers […]


Operating System, Windows

Windows Recall — a ‘privacy nightmare’?

May 24, 2024

Via: Computerworld

Windows Recall, the new feature that records a user’s screen at regular intervals, has been labelled a “privacy nightmare” due to potential data privacy and security risks. Microsoft announced the generative AI-based tool on Monday; it records “snapshots” of a […]


Laptops, Products

Foldable MacBook with crease-free screen and M5 chip reportedly coming in 2026

May 23, 2024

Via: BGR

Top insider Ming-Chi Kuo predicts a foldable MacBook might launch in 2026 as Apple ramps up this project’s development. While this device was previously rumored to be announced in 2027, it seems Cupertino is going all-in with foldable products. More […]


App Review, Applications

Goodbye, humans: I’ll talk to ChatGPT more than people pretty soon

May 23, 2024

Via: BGR

Texting is probably my top means of communication during daytime hours. I talk to family, friends, and coworkers mainly by text. It’s not just iMessage on the iPhone, but also a plethora of chat apps that serve the same purpose […]


Android Phone, Products

3 exciting Galaxy Z Fold 6 rumors that foldable fans will love

May 22, 2024

Via: BGR

With May almost over, we’re getting very close to Samsung foldable season. Rumors say the Korean tech company will unveil at least three new Galaxy Z devices this summer, with two dropping as soon as July. Samsung reportedly wants its […]


App Review, Applications

Amazon wants to turbocharge Alexa so it can compete with ChatGPT

May 22, 2024

Via: BGR

With generative AI being all the rage these days, it’s no surprise that Amazon is finally entering the mix. According to a report from CNBC, Amazon has plans to completely overhaul Alexa, the company’s popular voice assistant. The report notes […]


Editorial

How Smartphones are Shaping and Affecting Our Mental Health

May 20, 2024

Via: Caitlin Simmons

Almost everyone in the world uses a smartphone, which assists them with every part of their daily routine. For instance, communication, information searching, and entertainment are some of the things that can be easily done with the help of this […]


iOS, Operating System

iOS 18 has a smart new iPhone feature that can stop you from getting carsick

May 17, 2024

Via: BGR

Apple unveiled several accessibility features for the iPhone earlier this week that will be enabled once iOS 18 rolls out. There are plenty of interesting additions to the iPhone’s suite of accessibility features that I plan to use once they’re […]


iPhone, Products

Major iPhone 17 redesign leaked in new report

May 17, 2024

Via: BGR

With the iPhone 16 announcement expected four months from now, reports for the upcoming iPhone 17 are already here. According to The Information, Apple has big ideas for at least one of the newest iPhone 17 models, as plans for […]


iPhone, Products

The 5 best retro game emulators on the iOS App Store

May 16, 2024

Via: BGR

A little over a month after Apple opened up its iOS App Store to retro game emulators, some of the top players in the market are starting to make their way to Apple devices. Delta was the first emulator we […]


Gadgets, Products

Google Pixel Buds Pro beat AirPods Pro in one key way

May 16, 2024

Via: BGR

Google’s Pixel device lineup has jumped up near the top of the list for people in search of high-quality mobile products that rival market-leading counterparts made by Apple. That’s true of Pixel phones, of course, and you can find out […]


Operating System, Others

iPadOS 18: Rumors, features, release date, iPad compatibility, more

May 15, 2024

Via: BGR

iPadOS 18 is Apple’s upcoming operating system for its iPad models. After offering a few design changes and focusing on health with iPadOS 17, Apple might focus on AI applications and other key changes with its next iPadOS update, as […]


iOS, Operating System

Major iOS 17.5 bug brings back deleted photos with no warning

May 15, 2024

Via: BGR

iOS 17.5 has just been released, and a major bug has been troubling some iPhone users. According to a Reddit thread, people who updated to iOS 17.5 found deleted photos reappearing in their library without explanation. The creator of this […]


App security, Applications

7 Gemini AI features Google is adding to Gmail, Photos, and more

May 14, 2024

Via: BGR

During Google’s I/O 2024 conference, the tech giant announced several new Gemini AI features coming to Gmail, Search, Shopping, and more. Here they are. To begin the conference, Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced that the new Gemini 1.5 Pro now […]


Android, Operating System

Android 15 puts AI front and center: Circle to Search, Gemini assistant, and on-device AI

May 14, 2024

Via: BGR

Google’s I/O 2024 event is underway in California, and artificial intelligence (AI) is, unsurprisingly, the only topic Google will discuss. But that’s not really a surprise to anyone following Google and the AI landscape closely. We knew I/O 2024 would […]


Products, Tablets

Maybe Apple should hire Wes Anderson for its next M4 iPad Pro commercial

May 13, 2024

Via: BGR

Apple received a lot of flak for its first M4 iPad Pro ad. Some creatives didn’t like the symbolism of all sorts of products and devices getting crushed to pieces in a massive press. I get it, but I also […]


Operating System, Others

Apple releases macOS 14.5 with two important bug fixes

May 13, 2024

Via: BGR

Apple has just released macOS 14.5 to Mac users. The company doesn’t provide release notes for this software update, but Cupertino says it’s fixing important bugs. As we approach the macOS 15 announcement, it’s more likely that Apple wants to […]


iOS, Operating System

iOS 18 will bring AI-powered audio transcription and summary features, per report

May 10, 2024

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple has dabbled in audio transcription in the past with mixed success. One shining example lately has been Apple Podcasts transcripts; more pessimistically, voicemail transcripts are still subpar. But according to a new report, the upcoming iOS 18 release will […]


App Review, Applications, iPhone, Products

How to use Google Circle to Search on your iPhone

May 9, 2024

Via: BGR

When Google unveiled Circle to Search in January, I immediately asked when the feature would be available on iPhone. I’d love to use Circle to Search on iPhone, no matter who handles the underlying search. At the time, Circle to […]