Articles about iOS 14

iOS 14 is Appleā€™s operating system for iPhones. It was released in September 2020 with a redesigned Home Screen, support for widgets, and upgraded Safari mobile browser. The OS offers compact call alerts and Siri requests, new App Library, new Memojis and stickers, as well as picture-in-picture function for multi-tasking. iOS 14 enables pinned conversations, inline replies, cycling directions, EV routing, Apple Maps Guides, and an all-new translation app. The Home app helps manage smart home devices, including face recognition for video cameras at the door. For privacy, the firmware introduces App tracking transparency, recording indicator, and approximate location sharing instead of exact location.

Here's why you should install iOS 14.8 update immediately

14 Sep 2021

Technology
Here's why you should install iOS 14.8 update immediately

Apple rolled out iOS version 14.8 for compatible iPhones on September 13. This update doesn't pack any feature updates but patches some critical security loopholes.

iPhone SE Plus' design and specifications leaked

28 Jan 2021

Technology
iPhone SE Plus' design and specifications leaked

As an addition to its line-up of affordable SE-badged smartphones, Apple is expected to launch a new iPhone SE Plus model sometime in April.

#DealOfTheDay: iPhone 12 mini available with benefits worth Rs. 9,900

23 Jan 2021

Business
#DealOfTheDay: iPhone 12 mini available with benefits worth Rs. 9,900

If you are planning to buy the latest iPhone, this might be a great deal for you. Amazon is offering an attractive discount of Rs. 5,410 on the marked price of the iPhone 12 mini.

These limited-run iPhones have pieces of moon, Mars and Mercury

14 Dec 2020

Technology
These limited-run iPhones have pieces of moon, Mars and Mercury

Luxury smartphone maker Caviar has launched customized iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max models that are truly out of the world. Why? These super-expensive 'Space Odyssey' edition iPhones have pieces of the moon, Mars and Mercury in them.

Apple is offering free display replacement for iPhone 11 users

06 Dec 2020

Business
Apple is offering free display replacement for iPhone 11 users

Apple has introduced a display module replacement program for iPhone 11 users who have been experiencing touchscreen issues.

#DealOfTheDay: iPhone Xr is available with Rs. 8,900 discount

27 Nov 2020

Business
#DealOfTheDay: iPhone Xr is available with Rs. 8,900 discount

If you are planning to own a premium smartphone, this might be a suitable opportunity for you. Flipkart is offering a discount of Rs. 8,901 on the iPhone Xr (64GB storage model).

This custom iPhone 12 Pro costs over Rs. 11 lakh

20 Nov 2020

Technology
This custom iPhone 12 Pro costs over Rs. 11 lakh

Luxury smartphone maker Caviar, known for its GoT edition Galaxy Fold and Tesla Cybertruck-inspired iPhone 11 Pro, has launched a new customized iPhone 12 Pro model.

iPhone 12 Pro Max wins DisplayMate's 'Best Smartphone Display' award

19 Nov 2020

Technology
iPhone 12 Pro Max wins DisplayMate's 'Best Smartphone Display' award

DisplayMate, a company that tests screens on phones, tablets and other consumer products, has given iPhone 12 Pro Max the 'Best Smartphone Display' award.

Best smartphones you can buy this Diwali

14 Nov 2020

Technology
Best smartphones you can buy this Diwali

With festive season around, you are perhaps looking to buy gifts for your friends and family. Irrespective of the age or interests, everybody loves a new smartphone. But what should you buy?

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has a 3,687mAh battery

13 Nov 2020

Technology
Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max has a 3,687mAh battery

Teardown images of the iPhone 12 Pro Max, shared on Weibo (via SeekDevice), have revealed the battery details of the flagship handset.

Apple iPhone SE 3's specifications and launch details tipped

13 Nov 2020

Technology
Apple iPhone SE 3's specifications and launch details tipped

The successor to the iPhone SE 2020, expected to be called iPhone SE 3, will be launched in the second half of 2021, as per analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

iPhone 12 Pro Max, mini's pre-orders open in India today

06 Nov 2020

Technology
iPhone 12 Pro Max, mini's pre-orders open in India today

Apple's latest iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 mini will be up for pre-ordering in India today starting 6:30 pm via the company's online store and authorized resellers.

#DealOfTheDay: iPhone 11 Pro is available with Rs. 31,600 discount

06 Nov 2020

Business
#DealOfTheDay: iPhone 11 Pro is available with Rs. 31,600 discount

If you are planning to own a flagship iPhone, this might be a good deal for you. Flipkart is offering a discount of Rs. 26,601 on the iPhone 11 Pro (64GB storage model).

iPhone 12 mini's MagSafe charging slower than other iPhone-12 models

04 Nov 2020

Technology
iPhone 12 mini's MagSafe charging slower than other iPhone-12 models

Apple's smallest and most affordable flagship iPhone this year, the iPhone 12 mini, does not charge as fast as the other iPhone 12 models via the MagSafe charger.

iPhone 12, 12 Pro now available for purchase in India

30 Oct 2020

Technology
iPhone 12, 12 Pro now available for purchase in India

Apple's all-new iPhone 12 and 12 Pro models have gone on sale in India. The flagship handsets are currently up for grabs via Flipkart, Amazon, the company's online store as well as authorized resellers across the country.

iPhone 12, 12 Pro are up for pre-orders in India

23 Oct 2020

Technology
iPhone 12, 12 Pro are up for pre-orders in India

Apple's recently-unveiled iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro models are now available for pre-orders in India via the company's online store as well as authorized resellers across the country.

iPhone 12 Pro Max's battery is smaller than its predecessor

22 Oct 2020

Technology
iPhone 12 Pro Max's battery is smaller than its predecessor

Apple's iPhone 12 Pro Max will offer a smaller battery than its predecessor, the iPhone 11 Pro Max, a listing on Chinese certification site TENAA has revealed.

iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini's battery capacity revealed

19 Oct 2020

Technology
iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini's battery capacity revealed

Apple's iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini will come with fairly small batteries, according to certifications shared by Brazilian telecom regulator Anatel.

Apple iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max discontinued in India

15 Oct 2020

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Apple iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max discontinued in India

Following the launch of the all-new iPhone 12 series, Apple has discontinued its previous-generation flagship phones, the iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max in India.

iPhone 12 Pro models, with new design and cameras, launched

14 Oct 2020

Technology
iPhone 12 Pro models, with new design and cameras, launched

Alongside the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini, Apple has also unveiled its top-of-the-line iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max models.

iPhone 12, 12 mini launched: All you need to know

14 Oct 2020

Technology
iPhone 12, 12 mini launched: All you need to know

Last night, Apple announced the iPhone 12 as the successor to the iPhone 11, and an all-new iPhone 12 mini which is almost the same as the iPhone 12 but in a more compact form factor.

Apple's Diwali offer: Free AirPods with iPhone 11

12 Oct 2020

Technology
Apple's Diwali offer: Free AirPods with iPhone 11

Apple has announced an attractive Diwali offer wherein buyers of the iPhone 11 will get free AirPods worth Rs. 14,990. The offer will go live on October 17, and is only applicable on purchases made via the company's online store.

Chrome's latest mobile update gives major boost to password security

08 Oct 2020

Technology
Chrome's latest mobile update gives major boost to password security

Google is releasing a new 'version 86' of Chrome for Android and iOS, adding some much-needed capabilities into the mobile browser and bringing it on par with the desktop-specific release.

NewsBytes Briefing: Google launches new Pixel phones, and more

01 Oct 2020

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: Google launches new Pixel phones, and more

Last night, Google held its Launch night event and showcased a bunch of new devices, including 5G-capable Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a, a new Chromecast dongle with mic-integrated remote, and redesigned, more powerful Nest Audio speakers.

#BugAlert: Apple Watch Series 3 hit by repeated reboots

27 Sep 2020

Technology
#BugAlert: Apple Watch Series 3 hit by repeated reboots

Last week, Apple released watchOS 7 - along with iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 - to the general public.

Google teases Gmail facelift, starting with a new logo

21 Sep 2020

Technology
Google teases Gmail facelift, starting with a new logo

After adding a bunch of new features into Gmail for personal and G Suite accounts, Google appears to be working on a facelift for the service.

#WeeklyRecap: Potential life on Venus, Apple's new hardware, and more

20 Sep 2020

Technology
#WeeklyRecap: Potential life on Venus, Apple's new hardware, and more

This week, a number of developments were noted in the world of technology, including an unexpected - and still unconfirmed - case of alien life discovery.

#Bummer: iOS 14 picture-in-picture mode not working with YouTube

20 Sep 2020

Technology
#Bummer: iOS 14 picture-in-picture mode not working with YouTube

Apple's iOS 14 update, which just started rolling out, brings a bunch of features aimed at upgrading your iPhone experience.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple's online store launching next week, and more

18 Sep 2020

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: Apple's online store launching next week, and more

Last night, Apple confirmed the launch of its online store in India.

#TechBytes: How to install all-new iOS 14 on your iPhone

17 Sep 2020

Technology
#TechBytes: How to install all-new iOS 14 on your iPhone

After months of beta testing, Apple's latest operating systems, the iOS 14 and iPadOS 14, have been released to the public.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple releases iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and more

17 Sep 2020

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: Apple releases iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and more

Last night, Apple started rolling out its latest operating system for mobile and tablets, the iOS 14 and iPadOS 14.

Now, you can have 'watch parties' on Facebook Messenger calls

14 Sep 2020

Technology
Now, you can have 'watch parties' on Facebook Messenger calls

In a bid to make virtual connections more fun and exciting, Facebook has launched a new 'Watch Together' feature inside its Messenger app.

Apple September 15 event: What to expect

13 Sep 2020

Technology
Apple September 15 event: What to expect

Apple has scheduled an event on September 15 where it is expected to announce a host of new products including two new Apple Watch models, refreshed iPads, and a smaller HomePod smart speaker.

This is how iPhone 12 Pro will look like?

13 Sep 2020

Technology
This is how iPhone 12 Pro will look like?

Even though Apple's iPhone 12 series has been delayed, there have been plenty of leaks around what it will have on offer.

Google Meet app gets a new look: Details here

12 Sep 2020

Technology
Google Meet app gets a new look: Details here

Countries are opening up, but video conferencing continues to be the most suited (and safest) way for one-to-one and one-to-many communication.

Huawei phones will start replacing Android next year: Details here

10 Sep 2020

Technology
Huawei phones will start replacing Android next year: Details here

Finally, Huawei appears to be gearing up to take on Google's Android and Apple's iOS in the mobile operating system segment.

Watch out! Weird text messages can cause WhatsApp to crash

08 Sep 2020

Technology
Watch out! Weird text messages can cause WhatsApp to crash

WhatsApp has been hit by a weird issue, one that can cause the messaging service to crash indefinitely on your Android or iOS phone.

NewsBytes Briefing: SoftBank considering bidders for TikTok India, and more

04 Sep 2020

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: SoftBank considering bidders for TikTok India, and more

In another twist to the saga, SoftBank is reportedly working to broker a deal for TikTok India.

NewsBytes Briefing: China could leave TikTok deal hanging, and more

31 Aug 2020

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: China could leave TikTok deal hanging, and more

Over the weekend, China included AI technologies such as speech and text-recognition and those that analyze data to make recommendations in its list of export-control products.

Apple gears up to make iPhone 12 in India: Report

19 Aug 2020

Business
Apple gears up to make iPhone 12 in India: Report

As the US-China trade war continues to escalate, Apple is stepping on the gas to shift its manufacturing out of the Xi Jinping-led country and save itself from getting caught up in the crossfire.