Tag Archives: ios

CCC Digital Key spec turns smartphones into car keys

We put almost everything inside our phones, from our personal data to our money.

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Google’s latest VR Spotlight story watches you

Google's latest interactive Spotlight Story has an unusual twist... namely, it's watching you. The Piggy VR experience uses six-degrees-of-freedom movement tracking to have a pig respond to your gaze as its namesake character is tempted by a cake

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Firefox 12 for iOS includes file downloads and easier syncing

Firefox 12 for iOS is available today and it offers three new useful features. First, the browser now allows users to download files, which can be viewed in a dedicated section in the Firefox menu, through Apple's Files app or through other third-par...

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AirPods Live Listen support tipped for iOS 12

Apple will add Live Listen support for AirPods in iOS 12, according to a new report. The company didn’t include the detail during its WWDC 2018 keynote, but a leak claims iPhone users will soon be able to enable the feature on their handsets

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Google incubator’s New York City subway app offers Waze-like alerts

Crowdsourced navigation apps like Waze are helpful for avoiding the real-world hazards that conventional apps don't mention. But what if you use mass transit -- why can't you get alerts that go beyond official route closures and delays? You can now...

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Microsoft will ‘retire’ Groove Music Android and iOS apps December 1st

Microsoft's Groove Music service bowed out months ago, but all the apps have been available for listening to your personal files... until now

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AR Expeditions show it’s not all about fun and games

Virtual reality and, to a lesser extent, augmented reality have the connotation of mostly being about entertainment. The current selection of VR and AR experiences, plus the media and buzz surrounding them, do reinforce that misconception. That is why proponents like Google are trying to push new experiences that give these technologies a more serious tone

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Apple lists speakers that work with AirPlay 2 streaming

Today, Apple released iOS 11.4, bringing with it AirPlay 2, Apple's latest standard for streaming audio, video and games to your speakers or TV. One of the key features of AirPlay 2 is the option to play audio through two HomePod speakers in stereo -...

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Best journal apps to help you cherish your memories

While memorial day is technically a day for remembering and honoring those who have sacrificed their lives in the service of their country, it is also one of those perfect moments to catch up our lives and remember those precious fleeting moments with loved ones. That is, if you have a near perfect memory of those moments.

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Apple leaves door open for Steam Link’s release on iOS

Just because Apple rejected Steam Link for iOS doesn't mean your dreams of PC-to-iPhone game streaming are finished. Apple senior VP Phil Schiller has been emailing Steam users with word that it will "continue to work with" Valve on developing a Stea...

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