Month: April 2020

alarm clock
INFORMATION

iPad Air 2019 blank screen issues will be repaired for free

Apple has launched a new free repair program for its 2019 iPad Air models, which can suffer from what Apple’s calling a “Blank Screen Issue”, which sees the tablet’s display effectively die.Apple iPad Air (2019) review: The best balance of features and price?The issue can sometimes be preceded by a brief flicker or flash, according […]

Read More
Bluetooth sound alarm clock
INFORMATION

iOS 14 points to more advanced cursor support and new iPad keyboards

Code uncovered from within iOS 14 – a so far unreleased software – hints that Apple is working on more advanced cursor support for iPads, blurring the lines further between iOS and MacOS.According to the report revealing these new developments, one of the new features will be the auto-disappearing nature of the cursor.The theory being […]

Read More
Hello Sense alarm clock
INFORMATION

It looks like Apple will launch a new iPhone and iPad at the end of March

Apple often holds an event during March – two years ago it revealed a new entry-level iPad with Apple Pencil support.And last year the iPad mini, iPad Air and AirPods 2 were launched during one week in March while there was another separate event in Cupertino to talk Apple services like Apple Arcade and Apple […]

Read More
INFORMATION

Did Apple's own website reveal four new iPad Pro models are coming?

Four new iPad Pro models were reportedly spotted in a Chinese user manual for iPadOS 13 on Apple’s website.The models include A2228, A2229, A2231, and A2233. These are for two 11-inch and two 12.9-inch models, according to the blog iPhone in Canada. The A2228 and A2229 were also filed in the Eurasian Economic Commission database.Apple […]

Read More
Flying Alarm Clock
INFORMATION

Fossil Hybrid HR features traditional watch style with smartwatch functionality

Fossil has announced a new addition to its hybrid smartwatch portfolio in the Hybrid HR. The Hybrid HR smartwatch offers heart rate tracking, along with a read out display for important notifications but it retains the look of a traditional watch with integrated mechanical hands.The fully-round read out display will show incoming text messages, app […]

Read More
Apple phone alarm clock
INFORMATION

iPads are getting trackpad support with iPadOS 13.4

Apple has announced that in its next version of iPadOS software iPads will get trackpad support, bridging the gap further between its tablets and traditional laptops.With iPadOS 13.4, Apple will enable a new feature that allows you to connect external wireless trackpads. Or, if you have an iPad Pro, the new Magic Keyboard for iPad […]

Read More
Casper Glow
INFORMATION

Could Touch ID make its way to the Apple Watch?

This is a rumour we’re certainly hoping is true – Apple has filed a patent that turns your Apple Watch screen into a Touch ID sensor. The feature was spotted by Patently Apple, who often delves into Apple filings to extract juicy details.While we’re seeing a lot of phones with under-display fingerprint readers now, the […]

Read More
Charging sound alarm clock
INFORMATION

Apple unveils its new iPad Pro models with new cameras and depth-sensing LiDAR scanner

Apple has taken the wraps off the much-rumoured new versions of the iPad Pro that it’s been working on, and there are some substantial changes to dig into.Best tablet 2020: Top tablets to buy todayThe new tablet will come in 11-inch and 12.9-inch sizes, packing in Apple’s newest A12Z Bionic chipset. Both sizes have also […]

Read More
Alarm clock improves sleep
INFORMATION

Honor MagicWatch 2 focuses on health and fitness, but it's the 14-day battery life that will turn heads

Honor MagicWatch 2 wants to capitalise where many smartwatches fail, and that’s on battery life. Claiming to last for 14 days on a single charge, it’s off to a good start in offering better endurance than the Apple Watch or many WearOS devices.Honor says that this comes down the smart power management of the Kirin […]

Read More
INFORMATION

What is LIDAR and why is it in the new Apple iPad?

Apple is the latest tech company to utilise LIDAR – which stands for Light Detection and Ranging – in its products, with the 2020 iPad Pro the first to feature a new scanner. But why?Is LIDAR for Face ID?No, the LIDAR sensor isn’t there for advancing Face ID face-scanning login, rather it’s for use in […]

Read More