Tag Archives: Apple

Some iPhone users are getting their Apple ID accounts locked

An odd occurrence has been spotted by an increasing number of iPhone users – their Apple ID accounts are being locked. This would normally happen if someone attempts to access an ID by entering an incorrect password too many times, but that’s not the case here. It’s still unclear what is prompting Apple’s systems to lock people’s accounts,… Read More »

iPhone XR isn’t selling as well as Apple anticipated, production reportedly cut

Since it’s the cheapest of the new iPhone trio, you’d expect the iPhone XR to be the best selling of the bunch, but apparently that’s not how things work in Apple land. According to a report by Nikkei Asian Review, the most affordable iPhone of 2018 is definitely not doing as well, sales-wise, as Apple anticipated it would.… Read More »

How to listen to audiobooks in Apple Books on iPhone and iPad

You might not have time to read, but you might have time to listen. If you’ve got a long commute or spend a lot of time gardening, then audiobooks are a good way to make your time more productive. Apple doesn’t provide a separate audiobooks app. Everything you need is in the Apple Books app. And just like… Read More »

Apple Watch Series 4 bootloops due to Daylight Savings Time

Daylight Saving Time is tricky for most and Apple is no exception – the latest Apple gadget to be hit by a time bug is the Watch Series 4. This is an issue more serious than most, the watch can spend a whole day stuck in a bootloop. This is caused by the Activity complication, which fails when the… Read More »

Xiaomi Mocks New Apple iPhone Models With XS, XS Max and XR Product Bundles

Xiaomi’s product bundles – named XR, XS, and XS Max – cost the same as the new iPhone models in China HIGHLIGHTS Apple’s pricing strategy seems to have triggered off Xiaomi It has priced its product bundles similar to respective iPhone models The bundled products include smartphones, laptops, and fitness bands Xiaomi, also known as ‘the Apple of… Read More »

Apple Patents Tip Siri Multi-User Support for Personalised Responses, In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Apple’s voice assistant Siri may soon become smarter by offering personalised responses to different users speaking to it. As of now, Siri does not have multi-user support, but if a newly granted patent for ‘user profiling for voice input processing’ is any clue, Apple may be introducing the feature. The company had already launched a ‘Personalised Hey Siri’ feature earlier this year, but the… Read More »

Apple Shines in History-Making Style, Despite Some Bruises

Despite fears of sapped inspiration, slowing sales, tariffs and suffocating regulation, Apple is now shining brighter than any other private-sector company in history, as the first with a $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 68.7 lakh crores) market value. Since starting out in a family garage in Silicon Valley more than 40 years ago, Apple weathered boardroom drama, market missteps, and even a… Read More »

2015 MacBook Pro Discontinued in the US; Removed From Apple Store, Shifts to Clearance Section

\ HIGHLIGHTS 2015 MacBook Pro does not feature a Touch Bar It was originally launched in May 2015 2018 refresh brings certain internal upgrades Apple on Thursday updated its MacBook Pro with Touch Bar lineup with faster six-core Intel processors, up to 32GB of RAM, up to 4TB in SSD storage, a new Apple T2 security chip, and True Tone displays. However, that… Read More »

Apple Orders 3-4 Million OLED, 20 Million LCD iPhone Displays From LG: Report

Reports of Apple looking for other suppliers for OLED display panels have been doing the rounds a lot recently. A fresh report reiterates that Apple has roped in LG this time to produce OLED panels for this year’s iPhone model, in order to reduce its dependency on Samsung. LG will produce 3 to 4 million OLED displays, and around 20 million LCD displays for Apple… Read More »

Apple Launches $300-Million Clean Energy Fund for China Suppliers

Apple said on Friday it has established a fund to invest nearly $300 million (roughly Rs. 2,000 crores) over the next four years to connect its Chinese suppliers to renewable energy as Beijing pushes an anti-pollution drive. The US giant said it and 10 initial suppliers would jointly provide the money for the China Clean Energy Fund, aimed at… Read More »