Everything new in iOS 12 beta 2 for iPhone and iPad

Apple seeded beta 2 just two weeks after iOS 12 debuted onstage at WWDC 2018. This major update for iPhone and iPad has new Memoji characters, digital health features, Group FaceTime, redesigned notifications and a whole lot more. So far, AppleInsider has been able to track down a total of 150 new features. As far as what has changed since the original… Read More »

How to Identify and Remove Unnecessary Apps on Your iPhone and iPad

With so many paid-for and free apps available on the App Store these days, it’s easy to reach a point where you have so many of them on your iPhone or iPad that a sizable proportion are simply forgotten about, and soon storage space starts to become an issue. Fortunately, there’s an easy way that you can keep… Read More »

How to install custom fonts on your iPhone or iPad

You can add any typeface to the apps on your iPhone or iPad. Photo: Charlie Sorrel/Cult of Mac Most of use just use the fonts that come supplied with the iOS apps we use every day. If you use Pages, you get a ton of built-in typeface options. But what if you use a notes app by a… Read More »

Google+ New Favourite of Extremist Groups: Report

With social media sites like Facebook and Twitter coming down heavily on people sharing violent content, extremist groups appear to be migrating to Google+ to popularise their propaganda, the media reported. According to a report in The Independent on Saturday, Google acknowledged the issue by saying it had “more to do” in order to properly address it and had put dedicated teams in place to do… Read More »

Facebook Partners With NCW for Digital Literacy for Women

Facebook on Monday announced its partnership with the National Commission for Women (NCW) to conduct a digital literacy programme aimed at training women scholars in Panjab University. “We are committed to equipping women to express themselves freely. That’s why we invested through our products, policies and community education programmes to create a safe space for women to communicate and… Read More »

WhatsApp Business Tipped to Allow Product Showcase Through a Catalogue

WhatsApp Business is reportedly adding a feature to let businesses offer an online catalogue of their products. While WhatsApp is yet to announce the new development, a screenshot showing the online catalogue feature has emerged online to reveal its existence. It could give a boost to the user base of the business-focused app that already has over three million active users. Last… Read More »

LG X5 (2018) With Front Flash, 4000mAh Battery Launched: Price, Specifications

LG X5 (2018) has been launched in South Korea. The new smartphone is the successor to the original X5 that was announced last year. The handset packs a massive 4500mAh battery that supports fast charging technology. There is also LG Pay support to conveniently make payments through compatible point-of-sale (PoS) machines. LG has provided a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor that recognises fingerprints to unlock the screen… Read More »

Xiaomi Said to Cut Valuation After Pulling Mainland Offering

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has lowered its likely valuation to between $55 billion (roughly Rs. 3.75 lakh crores) and $70 billion (roughly Rs. 4.78 lakh crores) following its decision to delay its mainland share offering until after its Hong Kong IPO, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter said. The delay was triggered by a dispute between the company and regulators… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 Specifications Leaked in TENAA Listing

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun had confirmed earlier that the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 will launch sometime in July. Ahead of the official unveil, the smartphone has seen several leaks, and now TENAA certification listings may have outed the entire specification sheet of the Xiaomi Mi Max 3, leaving very little to our imagination. Early leaks have also tipped that the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 may… Read More »

OnePlus 6 Gets OxygenOS 5.1.7 Update, India to Get OxygenOS 5.1.8 Update Instead

HIGHLIGHTS The update brings minimal upgrades to the software File size is said to be about 64MB Indian units will not get the OxygenOS 5.1.7 update Chinese phone maker OnePlus on Thursday announced the rollout of the latest OxygenOS 5.1.7 OTA update on the OnePlus 6. This software update fixes the scheduled setting issue for Do Not Disturb (DND) mode, brings… Read More »