Category «Apple»

Download and install watchOS 4 beta on Apple Watch

watchOS 4

watchOS 4 was announced by Apple at WWDC 2017 with new features like new Siri, Kaleidoscope and Pixar watch faces, intelligence features, fitness updates, person to person Apple Pay payments, and much more. watchOS 4 will be released this fall for all Apple Watch users (1st generation, series 1 and series 2).

Download and install macOS High Sierra beta 6 on your Mac

macOS High Sierra

Apple announced macOS High Sierra at WWDC 2017 with a number of new features as well as under-the-hood updates. While not a major update, High Sierra is full of refinements that will bring improved performance and stability (because of APFS), smooth system animations (thanks to Metal 2), better Siri functionality and of course, the most important …

How to uninstall Java from macOS (all versions)

uninstall Java macOS

Java is a relic of the past where users had to install different runtimes to use apps. Nowadays, you rarely come across apps where you need to install Java. However, when you do, and you download and install it on your Mac, uninstalling it is simply not straight forward. You have to delete different files …

Gboard for iPhone gets support for Maps and YouTube

Gboard Maps YouTube IPhone

Google has added Maps and YouTube integration to Gboard, its popular keyboard for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Users can also draw doodles now and share them in different apps. Gboard was released more than a year back, after Apple introduced support for third party keyboards in iOS 9. Google’s keyboard lets users perform web …

Sync iPhone to Mac without iTunes using SyncBird app

SyncBird

SyncBird is a new content management app for iOS devices that lets users easily sync music, videos, photos, books and other files, without using iTunes. The benefit of using SyncBird is that it lets you add/remove content to your iOS device from any iTunes library. When using iTunes, you can only sync content with one …

Apple Watch Jailbreak demoed at DEFCON

Apple Watch jailbreak

An Apple Watch jailbreak was demoed at DEFCON this week by Max Bazaliy, security researcher at Lookout. watchOS 3 was the jailbroken operating system demoed on stage during a presentation. Max explained the different bugs and attack vectors used to make the jailbreak possible. 

HomePod runs full iOS, reveals firmware released by Apple

HomePod

Apple announced HomePod, a $349 smart speaker, at WWDC 2017. A new firmware, iOS 9.9.11.0.2 for AudioAccessory1,1, pushed out for HomePod has been explored by developer Steve Troughton-Smith to reveal more details on the inner workings of Apple’s new speaker. These details are not of interest to the average consumer, but cater more to enthusiasts.