Tag Archives: ios

Epix is the latest TV holdout to launch a streaming video service

Epix has been one of the TV industry's more conservative outlets. Where HBO, Showtime and other premium services launched stand-alone streaming services a while ago, Epix has insisted that you subscribe to a TV package to sample its wares

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Xbox Live will soon connect players on Android, iOS and Switch

You've had a degree of access to Xbox Live beyond Microsoft's platforms for a while, but usually just to chat with friends or see what they're playing -- deeper hooks are reserved for its own games. Soon, though, that support will become more substa...

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Apple bans Facebook from running internal iOS apps following data misuse

Apple isn't taking chances just because Facebook is shutting down the iOS version of its controversial research app. The company told Recode in a statement that it was revoking the enterprise certificates Facebook had been using to distribute the so...

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Facebook shuts down its pay-for-data iOS app

Facebook is axing the iOS version of its controversial VPN Research app that paid users aged 13 to 35 for access to their data, according to The Verge. The social network has announced that its market research program will no longer be open to iOS us...

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Facebook pays users to install a VPN that collects their data

How much is your privacy worth?

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Apple’s iPhone installed base hits 900 million

Apple has been happy to tell you how many iOS devices it has shipped, but how many iPhones are there in the wild, really? You now know

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Apple bans apps that trick you into subscriptions

Ever had an app trick you into a more expensive subscription than you were expecting, or hide the real terms in fine print you were never going to read? Apple wants to put a stop to it. The company has revised its guidance for App Store subscriptio...

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Apple game subscription tipped: Would you join for Fortnite?

Gaming on an iPhone or an iPad could get a lot more interesting if this morning’s news of an Apple game subscription pans out. According to people familiar with the matter, Apple’s plans include a subscription service for games – something like Netflix, but for mobile gaming titles. This sort of subscription service is already live for other platforms – … Continue reading

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Facebook Moments is being killed off next month

Facebook has announced that it’ll be shutting down its Moments app next month.

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Wood block connects you to coffee shop WiFi with a tap

It's not very fun to connect to WiFi at a café or hotel. If you don't have to ask staff for a password, they'll have to print it somewhere -- and it's still a hassle when all you want to do is check your email.

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