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  • How to Get 'Handoff' Working in OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

    24 October 2014, 5:14 pm by: Richard Padilla

    Apple is heavily pushing its new "Continuity" features in OS X Yosemite that improve cross-platform integration between iOS and the Mac. The most significant of the Continuity features is Handoff, which allows OS X and iOS users to start a task on one device…
  • iHeartRadio for iOS Updated with Support for CarPlay

    24 October 2014, 6:19 am by: Richard Padilla

    Radio streaming service iHeartRadio has updated its official iOS app to include support for Apple's CarPlay iOS vehicle integration feature. Users can now search and play any live or favorited radio station through their CarPlay-compatible in-dash car system,…
  • Powerful Image Editing App 'Pixelmator' Comes to the iPad

    23 October 2014, 4:56 pm by: Juli Clover

    Pixelmator, a popular Photoshop replacement on the Mac, was released for the iPad today. The image editing iOS app is similar to the Mac app, incorporating many of the same tools to allow users to retouch and enhance photos and images.…
  • Facebook Announces Anonymous Chat App 'Rooms'

    23 October 2014, 3:31 pm by: Juli Clover

    Facebook today announced the release of a new anonymous sharing app called Rooms, which will allow users to create an anonymous invite-only chat room based around any theme.…
  • Apple's TestFlight Beta Testing Service Now Available for Developers

    23 October 2014, 2:51 pm by: Juli Clover

    Apple today began notifying developers that its TestFlight Beta Testing platform is now live and available for immediate use. TestFlight Beta Testing is designed to make it easier for developers to invite users to test pre-release versions of apps.You can now…
  • Foxconn Looking to Build $5.7 Billion iPhone Display Factory to Win Apple Orders

    23 October 2014, 9:36 am by: Eric Slivka

    Apple's main assembly partner for iOS devices, Foxconn, is looking to increase its presence in Apple's supply chain as it considers constructing a new plant to provide displays for the popular devices, according to The Wall Street Journal. Total investment in…
  • How to Use 'Instant Hotspot' On a Mac with OS X Yosemite

    23 October 2014, 1:21 am by: Richard Padilla

    With OS X Yosemite, Apple has included a number of Continuity features that improve the integration between iOS and Mac devices. OS X Yosemite includes a feature called Instant Hotspot which allows users to more easily use their iPhone's wireless cellular data…
  • Olloclip Debuts New 4-in-1 Photo Lens for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

    22 October 2014, 5:37 pm by: Juli Clover

    Popular photography accessory maker Olloclip today unveiled an all new 4-in-1 photo lens designed for the iPhone 6 and the 6 Plus. The 4-in-1 Photo Lens has been completely revamped for Apple's iPhone 6 devices and has gained several new features.…
  • Amazon Confirms Plans to Support Apple Pay on Visa Rewards Card in the Future

    22 October 2014, 11:36 am by: Kelly Hodgkins

    Following the launch of Apple Pay earlier this week, a number of users were disappointed to discover that the Amazon Rewards Card offered by Chase was not supported, although the reason for the omission was unclear given that many other Chase cards do support…
  • Fantastical for iPhone and iPad Go iOS 8-Only With Widgets, Extensions, and More

    22 October 2014, 10:01 am by: Eric Slivka

    Fantastical, one of the most popular third-party calendar apps for iOS, has seen both iPhone and iPad versions updated today with a number of new iOS 8-specific features including a Notification Center "Today" widget that offers a quick glance at upcoming…
  • FXNOW iOS App, Apple TV Gain Support for 'Simpsons World', All 552 Episodes of The Simpsons…

    21 October 2014, 7:27 pm by: Juli Clover

    FXNOW, an on-demand video app that features hit movies from Fox networks FX, FXX, and FXM, was today updated to add support for Simpsons World, an FXX feature that allows users to watch all 552 episodes of popular television show The Simpsons.…
  • Staples Begins Accepting iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3 Pre-Orders

    21 October 2014, 6:09 pm by: Juli Clover

    Staples today announced that it has begun accepting iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 pre-orders on its website, allowing customers to place early orders for a Wi-Fi only iPad Air 2 or iPad mini 3.…
  • The Pokemon Company Releases Second Official Pokemon Game for iOS

    21 October 2014, 3:30 pm by: Juli Clover

    The Pokemon Company today released Camp Pokemon, an official Pokemon game that stars real Pokemon characters. Because the game is aimed at kids between 6 and 8 years of age, it's unlikely to be of interest to adults, but it does suggest The Pokemon Company is…
  • Buyer's Guide Deals: Discounts on the Original iPad Air and iPad Mini 2

    21 October 2014, 2:46 pm by: Juli Clover

    With the iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3 set to hit stores any day now, retailers have begun offering some discounts on the previous-generation iPad Air and Retina iPad mini 2, especially on higher-capacity models that have been discontinued.…
  • T-Mobile to Offer $0 Down iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3 Pre-Orders Tomorrow

    21 October 2014, 12:40 pm by: Juli Clover

    T-Mobile today announced plans to begin accepting pre-orders for the iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3 on Wednesday, October 22, offering its 16GB entry-level models for $0 down and $26.24 per month for qualified Simple Choice customers.…
  • Apple Looking to Produce More iPhone 6 Plus Units Due to Strong Demand in China

    21 October 2014, 5:21 am by: Richard Padilla

    Apple may consider shifting even more of its iPhone production balance towards the iPhone 6 Plus due to higher than expected demand for the larger phone in China, reports Digitimes. The iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus launched in China last Friday following a…
  • iOS 8.1: 'Text Message Forwarding' Activation Requires iMessage Email Address

    21 October 2014, 12:13 am by: Arnold Kim

    Earlier today, Apple released iOS 8.1 which introduced number of new features to iOS and Yosemite. One of the anticipated features was SMS Text Message Forwarding, which allows SMS messages received by your iPhone to be mirrored on your iPad or Mac running OS…
  • Royals and Giants Stadiums to Accept Apple Pay for Concessions During World Series

    20 October 2014, 9:30 pm by: Juli Clover

    Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City and AT&T Park in San Francisco will accept the new Apple Pay mobile payments program beginning tomorrow with Game One of the World Series in Kansas City.…
  • iTunes by the Numbers: $4.6B Revenue for Q4, $18B Total Revenue in 2014, 85B App Store Downloads

    20 October 2014, 5:21 pm by: Juli Clover

    During its financial results call covering the fourth fiscal quarter (third calendar quarter of 2014), Apple shared details on the success of its iTunes Store, which has become an increasingly important revenue source for the company in recent years, mainly…
  • Apple Sells 12.3 Million iPads in Q4 2014, Sales Down for Third Quarter in a Row

    20 October 2014, 4:58 pm by: Richard Padilla

    Apple's iPad sales are down for the third straight quarter according to the company's earnings for its fourth fiscal quarter of 2014, selling a total of 12.3 iPads which is down from 14.1 million units in the year-ago quarter. The company has sold 68 million…

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