Under Steve Ballmer’s leadership, Microsoft was a place where employees had to hide their iPhones, but the new, more enlightened company under Satya Nadella has declared itself device-agnostic. Many of Microsoft’s most compelling apps are now on the iPhone, whether we’re talking about its mobile Office suite or its series of smart acquisitions like Wunderlist and Acompli (now […]
iPhone and iPad users who are running iOS 14, iPadOS 14, and higher have access to more features for customing group chats and conversations. Instead of seeing small icons for group members, you can have a custom group photo, surrounded by individual display pictures.
Sure, we had a smaller update last year with 19H2 (the November 2019 Update) followed by a larger update with 20H1 (the May 2020 Update). But Microsoft insisted that there was no plan to do a small update followed by a large update each year. This time around, 20H2 easily could have been another big […]
The Apple TV app is available on Apple’s devices, including Macs, iPhones, iPads and the Apple TV streaming box, on a handful of smart TVs from Samsung and LG, plus Amazon’s Fire TV and Roku’s streaming boxes, but not Android devices or Amazon’s Fire tablets. Other devices can stream Apple TV+ in a browser. You […]
Job offers from the tech industryThe good news for programmers is that even during the pandemic, tech companies are hiring. On Twitter, employees mentioned job openings at Apple’s Safari browser team, Amazon Web Services, search engine DuckDuckGo, messaging app Signal and more. Many such tweets can be found with the #mozillalifeboat hashtag.
Twitter is making its reply-limiting feature available to all users starting today, and it’s for real this time: You can finally say goodbye to the reply guys. The company’s director of product management, Suzanne Xie, writes in a blog post published Tuesday that the feature is part of the platform’s efforts to give people more […]
Lanning was previously jailed for four years at Lewes Crown Court after admitting stabbing a client seven times in the chest in Brighton on 15 July 2016 when he was selling him drugs.
Apple’s Face ID method for authenticating on recent iPhones offers a number of security benefits, and it’s a neat trick to boot. But in a pandemic-stricken world where many people either opt to or are even required to wear protective masks, users have discovered that Face ID doesn’t usually work when they need it to. […]
If All Else Fails, Try a Desktop Browser Unsatisfied with a simulated Flash experience on your iPhone or iPad? Well, the only other option is to load the Flash-based site on a desk- or laptop running a browser that supports Flash on Windows, macOS, or Chrome.
The phone’s two halves are connected by a hinge—a mechanical affordance that the Surface team has plenty of experience with, having gone through multiple generations of kickstands for its Surface Pro tablets. The one on the Duo feels robust, rotates 180 degrees, and stays put wherever you leave it, giving the device a wealth of […]