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Apple Releases Third Betas of iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 to Developers [Update: Public Beta Available]

Apple today seeded the third betas of upcoming iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 updates to developers for testing purposes, two weeks after releasing the second betas and a month after the launch of iOS and iPadOS 14.2. iOS and iPadOS 14.3 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper developer profile has been installed. The iOS 14.3 update brings the ProRAW format to the iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max. ProRAW is designed for those who prefer to shoot in RAW bu...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Airtags, Ios 14


The best and most useful iOS 14 widgets

Apple's iOS 14 has brought home screen widgets to the iPhone. Here's our roundup of the best and most useful iOS 14 widgets, from the fun to the productive.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, Widgets, Buying Guides, Home Screen, Ios 14, Apple iOS 14, Best iOS 14 widgets


Safari Translation Feature Reportedly Working in Additional Countries

Apple appears to be rolling out its Safari webpage translation to more countries. According to iPhoneSoft, iOS users in France have reported gaining access to the feature, and tips sent to MacRumors suggest Mac users in Sweden are also seeing it show up for the first time. Apple introduced Safari's machine translation earlier this year when it debuted iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur at WWDC in June. The feature allows users to translate the language of websites viewed in Apple's native browser; it ...
Tags: Apple, Sweden, France, Safari, Ios 14, macOS Big Sur


Safari Translation Feature Reportedly Working in Sweden and France

Apple appears to be rolling out its Safari webpage translation to more countries. According to iPhoneSoft, iOS users in France have reported gaining access to the feature, and tips sent into MacRumors suggest Mac users in Sweden are also seeing it show up for the first time. Apple introduced Safari's machine translation earlier this year when it debuted iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur at WWDC in June. The feature allows users to translate the language of websites viewed in Apple's native browser; i...
Tags: Apple, Sweden, France, Safari, Ios 14, macOS Big Sur


How to Trick Out Your Android Home Screen Like an iPhone

Android power users already know that you’ve been able to customize your home screens for, well, ever. But that level of personalization is often overlooked by many Android owners. I don’t know a single Android user—and I know many!—who actually deck out their home screens with custom icons, skins, or launchers. But no…Read more...
Tags: Android, Video, Science, Quick Fix, Ios 14


Apps for Customizing iOS 14 Home Screens Installed on 15% of US iPhones

With the launch of iOS 14 in September, Apple introduced Home Screen widgets for the first time, ushering in an unprecedented wave of customization for the iPhone. Several apps quickly emerged allowing users to personalize their ‌Home Screen‌ with custom ‌widgets‌ and icons, and new research by Sensor Tower reveals that almost 15% of iPhone users in the U.S. have installed at least one app to do just that. The Sensor Tower report tracked the download numbers of five of the most popular ‌Hom...
Tags: US, Widgets, Shortcuts, Beta, Home Screen, Sensor Tower, Ios 14


iOS 14 Update to Fix iPhone 12 Bugs Affecting Texts and Lock Screen

A fix for a number of reported iPhone 12 troubles has arrived—at least for some of them, that is.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science, Software Update, Consumer Tech, Ios 14, iPhone 12 Pro, Iphone12, iPhone 12 mini


Scriptable Supercharges iOS 14 Widgets Like No Other App

With iOS 14, iPhone users finally got a taste of the sweet, sweet widget life anyone who’s used an Android phone in the last decade was already familiar with. I’ve shied away from most of the early widget apps and largely avoided using most widgets in general (and maybe you should, too!). It is not 2009 and I’m not…Read more...
Tags: Science, Widgets, Javascript, Ios 14, Scriptable


Google Is Dropping a Bunch of New Widgets for iOS 14

Did somebody say Gmail widget?Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Google, Google Drive, Science, Gmail, Widgets, Google Fit, Consumer Tech, Ios 14


Apple Releases iOS 14.2.1 With Fix for Text Message Bug and iPhone 12 Mini Lock Screen Issues

Apple today released iOS 14.2.1, a bug fix update that comes two weeks after the launch of iOS 14.2 and is available for Apple's new iPhone 12 models. The iOS 14.2.1 update can be downloaded for free and it is available on all eligible devices over-the-air in the Settings app. To access the new software, go to Settings > General > Software Update. According to Apple's release notes, iOS 14.2.1 addresses several serious bugs that were found in the new ‌iPhone 12‌ devices. It fixes a bug that ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Ios 14


Custom App Icons on Home Screen No Longer Route Through Shortcuts App in iOS 14.3 Beta 2

Apple in iOS 14.3 is streamlining the Home Screen customization process by simplifying the way that app shortcuts work. With the launch of iOS 14, users quickly discovered that Shortcuts could be used to replace traditional app icons to create an entirely customized ‌Home Screen‌ look. Unfortunately, while these Home Screens created with Shortcuts looked fantastic, the experience was less than ideal because launching an app through shortcuts required the Shortcuts app to open briefly, slowing...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Reddit, Shortcuts, Beta, Home Screen, Ios 14, MacStories Shortcuts Icons, Custom App Icons


Apple embraces iOS 14 home screen customization by fixing how app shortcuts work

Apple is making a change to how app shortcuts work in the next release of the iOS 14 operating system. In iOS 14.3, beta 2, the Shortcuts app will now no longer open when you tap on an app shortcut on your iPhone’s home screen. That means users who have created custom icons for their favorite apps as part of their iOS 14 home screen makeover will no longer be annoyed with this intermediate step where the Shortcuts app opens before the actual app does. The change was first spotted by MacStorie...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Apps, Tech, Home Screen, Federico Viticci, MacStories, Ios 14, Widgetsmith, Ios 14 Homescreen


Apple Releases Second Betas of iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 to Developers

Apple today seeded the second betas of upcoming iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 updates to developers for testing purposes, one week after releasing the first betas and two weeks after the launch of iOS and iPadOS 14.2. iOS and iPadOS 14.3 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper developer profile has been installed. The iOS 14.3 update brings the ProRAW format to the iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max. ProRAW is designed for those who prefer to shoot in RAW b...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Featured, Airtags, Ios 14, Amazon Luna, DualSense Wireless Controller


Apple Releases Second Betas of iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 to Developers and Public Beta Testers

Apple today seeded the second betas of upcoming iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 updates to developers and public beta testers for testing purposes, one week after releasing the first betas and two weeks after the launch of iOS and iPadOS 14.2. iOS and iPadOS 14.3 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper developer profile has been installed. Public beta testers can download the update after installing a profile from Apple's beta testing site. The iOS 14....
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Featured, Airtags, Ios 14, Amazon Luna, DualSense Wireless Controller


Privacy Group Files Legal Complaints in Europe Targeting Apple's Device Identifier Service for Advertisers

Apple's device identifier service for advertisers is being targeted by privacy advocates in two complaints to Spanish and German authorities, reports Bloomberg. A Vienna-based group called NOYB ("None Of Your Business") has filed complaints with data protection authorities in the two countries, calling for them to outlaw Apple's "Identifier for Advertisers" (IDFA) service. Each ‌iPhone‌ that Apple sells comes with the unique identifier, which lets advertisers track the actions users take when...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Europe, Bloomberg, Vienna, Mozilla, Audience Network, IDFA, Noyb, Ios 14, Stefano Rossetti


Apple Seeds First Betas of iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 to Public Beta Testers

Apple today seeded the first betas of upcoming iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 updates to public beta testers, one day after providing the betas to developers. Public beta testers who have signed up for Apple's beta testing program can download the iOS and iPadOS‌ 14.3 updates over the air after installing the proper certificate from the Public Beta website on an iOS device. iOS 14.3 introduces the ProRAW feature Apple announced at the iPhone 12 launch to the iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max. ProRAW le...
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All the New Privacy Protections in iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur

Apple’s big annual software updates, iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur, include plenty of new privacy and security features to lock up your data and protect your devices. These are all the ways that your iPhone and Mac are now being kept safer than ever.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Security, Science, Privacy, Ios 14, macOS Big Sur


What's New in iOS 14.3: ProRAW Support for iPhone 12 Pro, Cardio Fitness Features, and More

Apple this afternoon briefly released the first betas of iOS and iPadOS 14.3 before pulling the updates again, but during the time the software was available, some people were still able to download it and have been digging into the features. ProRAW Support As noted , iOS 14.3 introduces the ProRAW format for the iPhone 12 Pro and ‌iPhone 12 Pro‌ Max. Apple introduced ProRAW when announcing the new iPhone 12 lineup, but said that it would be coming at a later date. ProRAW is designed for...
Tags: Apple, Google, Featured, Mexico, China, United States, Bing, Apple Watch Apple, Ios 14, Control Center Default Search Engine Ecosia, Cardio Fitness, Cardio Fitness Notifications, Apple Watch Weather Air, UK Germany India, Breezometer Air


What's New in iOS 14.3: ProRAW Support for iPhone 12 Pro, PS5 Controller Support and More

Apple this afternoon briefly released the first betas of iOS and iPadOS 14.3 before pulling the updates again, but during the time the software was available, some people were still able to download it and have been digging into the features. ProRAW Support As noted , iOS 14.3 introduces the ProRAW format for the iPhone 12 Pro and ‌iPhone 12 Pro‌ Max. Apple introduced ProRAW when announcing the new iPhone 12 lineup, but said that it would be coming at a later date. ProRAW is designed for...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, United States, Bing, Ios 14, DualSense Wireless Controller


Code in iOS 14.3 Adds Support for Third-Party Bluetooth Trackers With Find My Integration

Code in iOS 14.3 suggests that Apple is rolling out the groundwork to add support for third-party item trackers to the Find My app, as well as additional support for AirTags. Apple alongside iOS 14 launched a Find My Network Accessory Program that's designed to allow third-party products and accessories to integrate with the ‌Find My‌ app. With these feature, users can track third-party lost items directly on their Apple devices using the ‌Find My‌ app. It is, in fact, similar to the ‌AirTag...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Hawkeye, MacRumors, Find My, Ios 14, AirTags Apple, Steve Moser


Apple Seeds First Betas of iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 to Developers

Apple today seeded the first betas of upcoming iOS 14.3 and iPadOS 14.3 updates to developers for testing purposes, one week after releasing iOS 14.2. iOS and iPadOS 14.3 can be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center or over the air after the proper developer profile has been installed. There's no word yet on what's included in the iOS 14.3 update, but it likely focuses on features, bug fixes, and performance improvements that weren't able to be included in the iOS 14.2 release. Once...
Tags: Apple, Ios 14


A new iOS 14 feature allows you to check for speed and red-light cameras on iPhone Maps — here's what you need to know

Apple's Maps app for iPhone can now notifies drivers when red-light and speed cameras are approaching. NurPhoto/Getty Images Apple has announced that Apple Maps for iPhone will now include warnings about speed cameras and traffic cams as part of the iOS 14 update.  Cameras will automatically appear on the Maps app's navigation screen, alerting drivers to speed and red‑light cameras as well as potential slowdowns. Apple Maps' speed camera tool is automatically enabled but, at present, o...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Maps, UK, US, Trends, Siri, Ireland, Reddit, Waze, Google Maps, Apple Maps, United States United Kingdom, Dave Johnson, Tech Insider, Navigation Apps


Common iPhone 11 problems and how to fix them

Owners of Apple's iPhone 11 series have reported a variety of issues over time. Here are a few problems we've found and some suggestions on how to solve them.
Tags: Apple, Ios, Mobile, Trends, How-to, iPhone 11, Ios 13, Iphone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, Ios 14


How to Create a Countdown Widget in iOS 14

There are plenty of apps you can use to make countdown widgets on iOS 14. Don’t go searching for the word “countdown” in the App Store though, you’ll just get frustrated. I’ve been toying around with one called Countdown Widget Maker, and while it’s not free—very few are—it gets the job done if you’re looking for…Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Widgets, Lifehacks, Countdown, Ios 14


Safari Webpage Translation Feature Reportedly Working in More Countries

Apple is rolling out its Safari webpage translation to more countries. According to 9to5Mac, users in Brazil and Germany have reported gaining access to the feature for the first time. Apple introduced Safari's machine translation earlier this year when it debuted iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur at WWDC in June. The feature allows users to translate the language of websites viewed in Apple's native browser; it can translate Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portug...
Tags: Apple, Germany, Safari, Brazil, Ios 14, macOS Big Sur


Apps will have to disclose privacy practices on Apple’s App Store starting December 8

Apps on the Apple App Store — including iPhone, iPad, and Mac — will have to display the data types they may collect, and whether that data is linked to users or used to track them, among other things, starting from December 8. App developers will also have to provide information about their app’s privacy practices, including the practices of third-party partners whose codes they use in their apps, according to Apple’s developer site. Both new apps and updates to pre-existing apps will have to c...
Tags: Travel, Apple, Facebook, News, Privacy, App Store, Ios 14


Apple releases iOS 14.2 with new emojis and an accessibility feature that locates people with LiDAR

Apple has released iOS 14.2 today. It includes multiple new features as well as some important bug fixes and security updates. Among other things, this release introduces over 100 new emojis. You’ll find a transgender flag, a smiling face with tear, pinched fingers, two people hugging, some insects and animals, a disguised face and more. When it comes to new variations, there will be a Mx Claus, a gender-inclusive alternative to Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus. Tuxedos are no longer limited to men...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Gadgets, Mobile, Apps, South Korea, Russia, Tech, Accessibility, Netflix, Santa Claus, Apple Watch, Intercom, Dolby Atmos, Voice Memos, Devin Coldewey


Apple releases iOS 14.2 with new emojis and accessibility feature that locates people with LiDAR

Apple has released iOS 14.2 today. It includes multiple new features as well as some important bug fixes and security updates. Among other things, this release introduces over 100 new emojis. You’ll find a transgender flag, a smiling face with tear, pinched fingers, two people hugging, some insects and animals, a disguised face and more. When it comes to new variations, there will be a Mx Claus, a gender-inclusive alternative to Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus. Tuxedos are no longer limited to men...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Gadgets, Mobile, Apps, South Korea, Russia, Tech, Netflix, Santa Claus, Apple Watch, Intercom, Dolby Atmos, Voice Memos, Devin Coldewey, iOS Update


Apple Releases iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 With New Emoji, Control Center Music Recognition, Intercom, Wallpapers and More

Apple today released iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2, the second major updates to the iOS and iPadOS 14 operating system updates that were released in September. iOS 14.2 and iPadOS 14.2 come two weeks after the launch of iOS 14.1. The iOS 14.2 update can be downloaded for free and it is available on all eligible devices over-the-air in the Settings app. To access the new software, go to Settings > General > Software Update. Apple has also released iOS 12.4.9 for older devices. Apple traditionally...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Siri, Netflix, Intercom, Dolby Atmos, Voice Memos, Control Center, Music Recognition, Software Update Apple, Ios 14, People Detection, Siri Intercom, Public Health Authorities This, Fahrenheit Voice Memos, Siri Apple Watch


How to use 'conversation mode' in the iPhone's new Translate app, and make bilingual communication seamless

The Translate app's "conversation mode" can help make bilingual conversations easier. Dean Drobot/Shutterstock To use conversation mode in the Translate app on your iPhone, you'll need to turn on the "Automatic Detection" feature. In conversation mode, the app will translate between two languages automatically, without the user needing to switch the "From" and "To" languages. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. There's no shortage of third-party translatio...
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