Everyone Should Be Using iOS 16’s Safety Check Feature

Everyone Should Be Using iOS 16’s Safety Check Feature

Photo: rafapress (Shutterstock) With iOS 16Apple is bringing even more privacy-focused features to your iPhone. We’ve already discussed Lockdown Modewhich protects your data when you suspect you may be targeted by a sophisticated cyber attack. Not exactly a universal use case—but another new feature, Safety Check, can benefit anyone with an iPhone. It lets you … Read more

Does Google Think Gen Z Is the Answer to Its Green Text Woes?

Does Google Think Gen Z Is the Answer to Its Green Text Woes?

Will Android and Apple ever play nice? Photo: Florence Ion / Gizmodo This week, alongside a massive unveiling of brand new foldable devices and accessories from Samsung, Google put out its own ad campaign in an attempt to rally the troops against Apple’s tyrannical reign on messaging. Google’s #getthemessage Campaign to stoke the flames of … Read more

The Modular Gamevice Flex Controller Wants You to Keep Your Phone in Its Case

The Modular Gamevice Flex Controller Wants You to Keep Your Phone in Its Case

The biggest challenge facing the growing number of clamp-on gamepads that promise to turn your smartphone into a handheld console is their limited compatibility, especially when it comes to fitting your phone. The Gamevice Flex wants to change that with a modular design that can be reconfigured to support almost any phone, even when inside … Read more

How to See Your iPhone’s Battery Percentage All the Time Again

How to See Your iPhone’s Battery Percentage All the Time Again

Photo: MichaelJayBerlin (Shutterstock) When you look at the battery icon on your iPhone, you get a rough enough idea of ​​how much battery life you still have to work with. But if you want to know exactly where you stand, you need to swipe down from the top right into Control Center, where Apple has … Read more

Apple iPad 2022: New Leak Reveals Biggest-Ever Upgrade To Entry-Level iPad

Apple iPad 2022: New Leak Reveals Biggest-Ever Upgrade To Entry-Level iPad

Will the next iPad adopt a whole new design? Apple August 7 update below. This post was first published on August 6, 2022. Apple is expected to release an update to its iPad range in September or October—meaning an unveiling could take place less than a month from now, though this is the most likely … Read more

New Apple Exclusive Reveals Lower-Than-Expected iPhone 14 Price

New Apple Exclusive Reveals Lower-Than-Expected iPhone 14 Price

05/08 Update below. This post was originally published on August 03 Apple leaks have consistently agreed on one thing: iPhone 14 models are getting more expensive. That is, until now. In a new blog post, anonymous leaker Lanzuk has revealed that Apple has “decided to freeze the launch price of the iPhone 14 base model … Read more