Category «Apple»

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. 

Apple puts iPod nano and iPod shuffle to rest

iPod Nano

Apple has discontinued iPod nano and iPod shuffle. These were the only iPod variants left that did not have any sort of Internet connectivity or Apple Music support. They also reminded users of a time when iPhone did not exist, and iPods needed to be plugged into computers, to copy music using iTunes.

Enlight Photofox is an amazing photo editor for iOS

Enlight Photofox

Enlight Photofox is an amazing photo editing app for iPhone and iPad. The app supports editing with multiple layers, brushes, Darkroom style color editing, masking, filters, effects and other pro-level tools that designers and photographers love. The app has been developed by the Lightricks, creators of Facetune and Enlight, which won an Apple Design Award …

iPhone 8 to use 3D laser for AR and Autofocus – Report

iPhone 8 3D Laser

Apple might integrate a 3D laser with iPhone 8’s rear camera for improved autofocus and better depth detection. This hardware addition should result in improved photography and enhanced augmented reality apps. Expected to be announced in September, iPhone 8 (or iPhone Pro or iPhone X), might ship with a VSCEL laser system. As per Fast …