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After TikTok, LinkedIn, Reddit caught snooping on clipboard of iPhones

05 Jul 2020

After TikTok, LinkedIn, Reddit caught snooping on clipboard of iPhones

A few days back, we reported the case of Chinese video app TikTok snooping on the clipboard of iPhones.

#Alert: TikTok reads the content of clipboard on iPhones

26 Jun 2020

#Alert: TikTok reads the content of clipboard on iPhones

Hours after iOS 14 preview went live, testers discovered its ability to alert when an app reads clipboard.

#TechBytes: iOS 14 hidden features you need to know about

25 Jun 2020

#TechBytes: iOS 14 hidden features you need to know about

Apple's all-new iOS 14 has come as a thought-through OS upgrade, a release packing several interesting and handy capabilities for iPhone users.

iOS 14: List of supported iPhones, beta download details, more

23 Jun 2020

iOS 14: List of supported iPhones, beta download details, more

Apple's iOS 14 has been unveiled and is being hailed as the biggest update for iPhones in years, all thanks to the revamped home screen and the new, user-friendly features on offer.

Apple Silicon: How it will redefine Macs of the future

23 Jun 2020

Apple Silicon: How it will redefine Macs of the future

At WWDC 2020, Apple made plenty of announcements, focusing mainly on the software side of things.

iOS 14: Is this the biggest update for iPhones?

23 Jun 2020

iOS 14: Is this the biggest update for iPhones?

A few hours ago, Apple hosted its first-ever "virtual" WWDC keynote and unveiled the next-generation of its software products - iOS 14, iPadOS 14, tvOS 14, watchOS 7, and macOS Big Sur.

Android's AirDrop rival will also work with PCs: Here's how

22 Jun 2020

Android's AirDrop rival will also work with PCs: Here's how

The great thing about Apple's ecosystem is the deep integration you get between the company's apps, regardless of the device being used.

WWDC 2020: 5 crucial changes needed in iOS, iPadOS

22 Jun 2020

WWDC 2020: 5 crucial changes needed in iOS, iPadOS

Apple's 31st Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is set to kick off in a completely unique, online-only format, starting today.

Apple iPhone SE (2020) to be manufactured in India: Report

21 Jun 2020

Apple iPhone SE (2020) to be manufactured in India: Report

As per a report by The Information, Apple has decided to start the manufacturing of its most affordable handset, the iPhone SE (2020) in India.

COVID-19: Singapore is developing a wearable 'contact-tracing' device

08 Jun 2020

COVID-19: Singapore is developing a wearable 'contact-tracing' device

As the world races to deploy contact-tracing apps to warn and isolate close contacts of COVID-19 positive individuals, Singapore is taking a completely different - and potentially concerning - route.

Apple patents technology to take group selfies when being socially-distant

08 Jun 2020

Apple patents technology to take group selfies when being socially-distant

Apple has patented software technology to let people take group selfies even when they are socially distant from each other.

#WeeklyRecap: Google's incognito tracking, 'infected' Android wallpaper, Mitron app, more

07 Jun 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Google's incognito tracking, 'infected' Android wallpaper, Mitron app, more

This week, a number of developments were noted in the world of technology.

Apple to iPhone looters: You are being tracked

03 Jun 2020

Apple to iPhone looters: You are being tracked

The riots erupting in the wake of George Floyd's brutal killing has spelled trouble for not just peaceful civilians but also some of the biggest businesses in the US.

Want to schedule WhatsApp messages? Here's the way

14 May 2020

Want to schedule WhatsApp messages? Here's the way

When you are too busy with your life, it can be difficult to keep track of important events/days and wish people on time.

iPhones will skip Face ID authentication for people wearing masks

01 May 2020

iPhones will skip Face ID authentication for people wearing masks

The outbreak of coronavirus has made face masks and protective gear 'the new normal'.

Watch out! This 'text bomb' can crash your iPhone

24 Apr 2020

Watch out! This 'text bomb' can crash your iPhone

Apple is having a hard time maintaining the security of its products.

Soon, Google will protect your Drive files with Face ID

16 Apr 2020

Soon, Google will protect your Drive files with Face ID

Google Drive always remains protected with a password - the same one you use for your Google account.

Finally, Apple launches new iPhone SE at Rs. 42,500

15 Apr 2020

Finally, Apple launches new iPhone SE at Rs. 42,500

After months of leaks and rumors, the affordable, second-generation 'iPhone SE' - which many called iPhone 9 - is finally here.

Apple rolls out iOS, iPadOS updates: Details here

09 Apr 2020

Apple rolls out iOS, iPadOS updates: Details here

Apple has started rolling out iOS 13.4.1 and iPadOS 13.4.1 updates for all the compatible iPhones and iPads, respectively.

#TechBytes: How to make group calls using FaceTime

09 Apr 2020

#TechBytes: How to make group calls using FaceTime

When the whole country is on lockdown to prevent the spread of a deadly contagion, you might need a seamless way to stay in touch with friends, family.

Facebook brings a dedicated chat app for couples: Details here

08 Apr 2020

Facebook brings a dedicated chat app for couples: Details here

After launching dating services and taking on the likes of Tinder and Hinge, Facebook has announced Tuned, a dedicated app for couples.

Apple iPhone 12 will have four variants, specifications leaked

07 Apr 2020

Apple iPhone 12 will have four variants, specifications leaked

Apple's next batch of flagship smartphones, likely to arrive as part of the iPhone 12 series, could include as many as four different models, according to prototyping details leaked by tech analyst Jon Prosser.

Hacker flags Safari vulnerabilities, wins Rs. 57 lakh from Apple

05 Apr 2020

Hacker flags Safari vulnerabilities, wins Rs. 57 lakh from Apple

Apple encourages security researchers to flag vulnerabilities in its products and is also willing to pay some really good money for that.

Apple's cheapest iPhone could be launched this week

03 Apr 2020

Apple's cheapest iPhone could be launched this week

A fresh Apple Store leak has confirmed that the company's upcoming 'affordable' smartphone would go by the name of 'iPhone SE'.

Amid lockdown, Apple's update kills FaceTime on some iPhones

02 Apr 2020

Amid lockdown, Apple's update kills FaceTime on some iPhones

As governments around the world continue to enforce lockdowns to fight COVID-19, more and more people are switching to video calling to stay in touch with their friends/family/colleagues.

#TechBytes: How to view life-sized 'AR animals' using your phone

30 Mar 2020

#TechBytes: How to view life-sized 'AR animals' using your phone

Since last year, Google Search has been offering the ability to view animals - from tigers to pandas - as life-sized creatures in augmented reality (AR).

#WeeklyRecap: 5-minute COVID-19 test, MyJio's screening, WhatsApp's rumor-checker, et al

29 Mar 2020

#WeeklyRecap: 5-minute COVID-19 test, MyJio's screening, WhatsApp's rumor-checker, et al

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep across different parts of the world, the tech industry is innovating to help the public in every way possible.

Apple, Samsung suspend India production amid coronavirus lockdown

26 Mar 2020

Apple, Samsung suspend India production amid coronavirus lockdown

In compliance with the 21-day, nation-wide lockdown enforced by the Indian government to combat the spread of coronavirus, leading smartphone manufacturers Samsung and Apple have suspended most of their operations in the country.

Apple releases iOS 13.4, iPadOS 13.4 updates: Check new features

25 Mar 2020

Apple releases iOS 13.4, iPadOS 13.4 updates: Check new features

Apple has released iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4 as the latest firmware for all the compatible iPhones and iPads, respectively.

Apple iPhone 12 Pro models to sport 3D ToF cameras

20 Mar 2020

Apple iPhone 12 Pro models to sport 3D ToF cameras

Apple's iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max are likely to offer better portrait photography and enhanced AR capabilities, thanks to a dedicated 3D Time-of-Flight (ToF) camera, according to a code found in iOS 14.

Apple reportedly working on affordable 'iPhone 9 Plus' too

17 Mar 2020

Apple reportedly working on affordable 'iPhone 9 Plus' too

We already know about Apple's plan to launch an entry-level iPhone 9 or iPhone SE 2 model.

Xiaomi 10,000mAh Mi Wireless Power Bank launched at Rs. 2,500

16 Mar 2020

Xiaomi 10,000mAh Mi Wireless Power Bank launched at Rs. 2,500

As the latest addition to its range of accessories available in India, Xiaomi has launched a new Mi Wireless Power Bank at Rs. 2,499.

iPhone 12 leak: Upgraded cameras, 120Hz display, and new design

08 Mar 2020

iPhone 12 leak: Upgraded cameras, 120Hz display, and new design

Apple iPhone 12 is tipped to come with some major hardware upgrade and welcome design changes to take on the spec-loaded Galaxy 20 series.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Google I/O cancellation, Twitter's 'stories', costlier iPhones, and more

08 Mar 2020

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Google I/O cancellation, Twitter's 'stories', costlier iPhones, and more

This week, we have witnessed the continued impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on the global tech industry.

Apple won't manufacture iPhone 11 in India: Here's why

05 Mar 2020

Apple won't manufacture iPhone 11 in India: Here's why

A few days back, Apple chief Tim Cook announced the company's plan to launch its first brick-and-mortar store in India.

These iPhone models have become expensive in India

02 Mar 2020

These iPhone models have become expensive in India

Apple has increased the prices of some iPhone models in India so as to offset the increase in basic customs duty announced in the Union Budget 2020.

Apple's online store will launch within months, says Tim Cook

27 Feb 2020

Apple's online store will launch within months, says Tim Cook

For years, Apple has followed a third-party approach to sell in India.

WhatsApp's latest iOS beta update brings dark mode, advanced search

22 Feb 2020

WhatsApp's latest iOS beta update brings dark mode, advanced search

Earlier this month, WhatsApp had released a beta update to bring dark mode to the iOS platform. However, not much was known about the new theme or how it looks on iPhones.

Apple may let you set third-party apps as iOS defaults

22 Feb 2020

Apple may let you set third-party apps as iOS defaults

Apple is considering giving third-party apps more weightage on its devices, allowing users the freedom to choose 'rival' apps and services as default on their iPhone, iPad or even the HomePod, according to Bloomberg.

Apple is blocking 'Asian' and 'teen' searches, assuming it's porn

21 Feb 2020

Apple is blocking 'Asian' and 'teen' searches, assuming it's porn

Apple offers a number of parental control features to keep kids away from things they are not supposed to access, like pornographic content, for instance.