Tweety for iOS allows quick and easy access to users’ Twitter feed from the notifications screen by adding a widget. Without leaving an app or unlocking the device, users can view the latest tweets and favorite or retweet them.
WhatsApp has been updated for iOS 10 with support for Siri, phone calls, widget, improvements to message forwarding, and camera functionality.
The man of the hour, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook sat down with ABC network’s Robin Robert in Tech Talks in Classroom for a short but precise interview. Since the interview was conducted after the launch of iPhone 7 on September 7th, the interview was centered around the next generation iPhone. Cook discussed the new iPhone 7 features, the decision behind going wireless and getting rid of the headphone jack, the fear of losing the newly introduced AirPods, and Apple’s focus on augmented reality.
Within a week of the new iPhone 7’s official launch, the alleged specifications for 2017’s iPhones are circulating the Internet. According to The New York Times, sources within Apple have reported that the 2017 iPhone models will have new edge-to-edge OLED displays and a virtual home button built-in to the screen.
Apple has released iTunes 12.5.1 for OS X, macOS Sierra, and Windows. The update includes a new Apple Music user interface for all operating systems and some macOS 10.12 Sierra specific updates which include Siri support and Picture-in-Picture video playback.
Apple has released the final versions of iOS 10, tvOS 10 and watchOS 3 to the general public. The updates are rolling out to users through iTunes as well as over-the-air.
After its announcement a few days ago, Niantic has released the new Buddy Pokémon feature with Pokémon Go version 1.7 for iOS. The latest update also implements Pokemon Go Plus support, performance and text improvements, and minor bug and fixes.
Along with AirPods, Apple has launched three new headphones by Beats, Solo3, Powerbeats3 and BeatsX. All headphone sets are powered by Apple W1 chip just like the Airpods and work with iOS 10, macOS 10.12 and watchOS 3 devices. Since the headphones have Bluetooth, they also work with non-Apple devices but without the benefits of the W1 chip.
iPhone 7’s A10 Fusion SoC has been confirmed to have 2 processors running at 2.33 GHz while iPhone 7 plus contains 3GB RAM. As per the benchmarks posted to Geekbench, this combination makes it faster than even the iPad Pro, which has an A9X chip clocked at 2.25 GHz and 4GB RAM. iPad Pro was already faster than Intel’s Core i5 processors from 2013 so the new iPhone 7 is really fast.
The GM builds for iOS 10 and macOS 10.12 Sierra public beta users have been released. Developers got their hands on the GM builds just a day back, while the final builds for the general public are expected to be released for iOS 10 and macOS 10.12 Sierra or September 13th and September 20th, respectively.
The new iPhone 7 models have augmented a new innovative era of wireless earphones, an example being AirPods, with built in battery and sensors to deliver seamless connectivity and high premium sound thanks to a new W1 chip. What motivated Apple to take the decision to bid farewell to the headphone jack? With eyes set on the future, Apple declares that it’s time to change.
Apple has released the GM builds for iOS 10, macOS 10.12 Sierra, tvOS 10 and watchOS 3 to developers. GM builds are the final releases that are the same as the builds that will go out to the general public this month on different dates.
Announced at the September 7th event, Apple will soon roll out high-end wireless headphones called AirPods. AirPods will be powered by a W1 chip designed by Apple to deliver seamless connectivity, improved sound, five hours listening time, Siri assist and much more.
Apple Watch Series 2 is Apple’s next generation smartwatch which will run on watchOS 3. The smartwatch will have a dual-core S2 chip, brighter display, ceramic material design, GPS, improved waterproofing up to 50-meter water depth and more.
The new iPhone 7 and 7 plus with new cameras, water resistance, stereo speakers, new colors and longer battery life have been announced. They are available for pre-order starting September 9th and will be released on September 16th.
Apple’s first announcement at its September 2016 event has been Super Mario Run for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Nintendo’s Miyamoto came on stage to demo the game and announce its release for holidays this year, which means around December 2016.
Apple’s future trademarks list has been leaked by Brian Conroy, a patent solicitor. These trademarks have been filed for unannounced products and services like Iris Engine, Home Hub, Smart Button, AirPods, Control Strip and more.
Ming-Chi Kuo’s research note obtained by MacRumors confirms the much-circulated rumors of Apple abandoning the headphone jack to improve iPhone 7’s water resistance. Kuo, KGI Securities analyst, is a credible and reliable source when it comes to reporting new of Apple’s products. Today, Kuo released a report speculating on the development of AirPods by Apple to dominate the Bluetooth headphones market.
The September 7th Apple Keynote was full of surprises. Like the carpool karaoke opening with James Corden of the Late Late show, the unveiling of Mario by creator Shigeru Miyamoto, was a big surprise. Accompanied by Nintendo’s marketing manager, Bill Trinen, Miyamoto introduced Mario on iOS in the form of Super Mario Run. This is the first time ever that Mario will be available on a platform other than Nintendo. Super Mario for iOS will have many unique features, such as one-handed play, three different play modes and more.
iPhone 7 single-core and multi-core benchmarks have shown up on the popular Geekbench website. The scores show that the new A10 SoC in iPhone 7 only outperforms iPhone 6s’ A9 processor by approximately 35%, it also beats the iPad Pro 12.9″ A9X SoC.