Bad news for iPhone users? The iTunes Movie Store is being phased out, but it will now be merged into the TV app. Apple has taken the first steps with the iOS 17.2 beta 2. (Apple) News 

Say Goodbye to iTunes Movies: iOS 17.2 Beta 2 Takes the First Steps!

Yesterday, on November 10, the iOS 17.2 public beta 2 was released, introducing the Spatial video recording feature. Additionally, the update will bring the much-awaited Journal app to iPhones. However, a lesser-known change is that Apple has initiated the process of gradually eliminating the dedicated iTunes Movie Store, which users are familiar with. It is anticipated that the Movie Store will be integrated into the TV app in the near future and eventually removed from iPhones. According to 9to5Mac, which saw lines of code in the latest update, iPhone users…

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Know what’s new with the iOS 17.2 Beta 1. (AP) News 

Discover the New Features of iOS 17.2 Beta 1 – Journal App, iMessage Sticker Reaction, and More

Apple has once again captivated its audience with its latest release. Shortly after the global launch of the iOS 17.1 update, Apple surprised developers with the release of the iOS 17.2 Beta 1 update, showcasing exciting features that will soon be available on iPhones. While the iOS 17.1 update didn’t introduce any new standalone features, the upcoming iOS 17.2 update promises to be a game-changer. In its initial beta version, Apple has already incorporated a plethora of new features, including the highly anticipated Journal app. Additionally, sticker reactions on iMessage…

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Know how to use all the cool features added through the iOS 17.1 update for iPhones. (Unsplash) News 

Unlock the Full Potential of Your iPhone: Learn How to Utilize the Latest iOS 17.1 Features

Apple released the iOS 17.1 update worldwide on October 25. This update brings various enhancements, added functionalities, and bug fixes to enhance the performance of specific apps and built-in features on all supported iPhones. Additionally, there is an enhancement for Dynamic Island, but this is only available on iPhone 14 Pro models. If you find yourself feeling overwhelmed by these new features and require assistance in navigating them, learn how to utilize these new functionalities. Apple Music feature In iOS 17.1, you can now add favorite songs, albums and playlists.…

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Apple iOS 17.1 has been released for all eligible iPhones. (REUTERS) News 

Apple Launches iOS 17.1 with Bug Fixes, AirDrop, StandBy and More

Apple has finally released iOS 17.1, a day later than anticipated. This update includes various bug fixes and introduces features like AirDrop and StandBy. While many of these features were already known, their specifics and release were uncertain until now. Let’s delve into what Apple has in store for iPhone users. iOS 17.1 features The update includes a bunch of new features, improvements, and bug fixes that will make life much better for iPhone users. The biggest highlight is the update to Apple Music and improvements to AirDrop. Apple Music…

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You can take advantage of a suite of health features on the iPhone. (Apple) News 

5 Strategies for Enhancing Well-Being with Apple iPhones and iPads on World Mental Health Day 2023

Every year on October 10, World Mental Health Day is observed to address the negative perception surrounding mental health problems and promote understanding. This initiative was established by the World Federation for Mental Health, a global organization dedicated to mental health. The inaugural celebration took place on October 10, 1992. In certain countries like Australia, this day is also recognized as part of Mental Health Awareness Week. The World Health Organization (WHO) has designated this year’s theme as ‘Mental health is a universal human right’. Over the years, the world’s…

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The company said the device can get warm in the first few days as the device works overtime to get set up and restore a user’s data, due to a bug in the latest iOS 17 software, and because of some third-party apps overloading the system. (Bloomberg) News 

Apple Identifies Software and App Issues as Cause of iPhone Overheating, Promises Solution

Apple Inc. announced on Saturday that the recent reports of excessive heat on new iPhones are a result of software and app-related glitches, and reassured that solutions will be provided shortly. The company said the device may heat up in the first few days as the device works overtime to install and restore user data due to a bug in the latest iOS 17 software and overloading some third-party apps. . Bloomberg News reported on it last week. “The device may feel warmer for the first few days after installing…

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After the unveiling of the iPhone 15 lineup and other premium products at the Apple event, the release date of iOS 17 has also been announced. (Apple) News 

Apple Event 2023: iOS 17 Release Date Unveiled by Apple

The highly anticipated iOS 17 release date has been eagerly awaited by Apple users and tech enthusiasts ever since its preview at the WWDC in June. Currently in beta testing mode, iOS 17 has only been accessible to developers and public beta testers. However, the wait is finally over as it will now be made available to everyone. Apple has confirmed in iPhone press releases that its latest operating system, iOS 17, will be released as a free software update on Monday, September 18, 2023. iOS 17 includes several new…

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What to expect from Apple Event tomorrow: iPhone 15 to launch alongside Apple Watch Series 9, and Ultra 2 at the Apple Wonderlust event on September 12. (Representative Image) (Unsplash) Reviews 

Apple Event Preview: Get Ready for the iPhone 15, Apple Watch Ultra 2 and More

Apple’s highly anticipated next-generation iPhone series is set to launch soon. Rumors about the iPhone 15 series began circulating last year, shortly after the release of the iPhone 14. Now, the launch is imminent, with Apple planning to unveil four iPhone models at its Wonderlust event tomorrow, September 12 – the iPhone 15, iPhone 15 Plus, iPhone 15 Pro, and iPhone 15 Pro Max. While there were previous reports of a possible fifth iPhone, it is unlikely to be released this year. However, Apple may surprise us with the announcement…

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Apple's iOS 17 update brings a new level of convenience to electric vehicle (EV) drivers by offering real-time charging station information through Apple maps. (Bloomberg) News 

iPhone users can now locate electric car charging stations with iOS 17

Apple has released its latest iOS 17 beta update, which brings exciting features tailored specifically for electric vehicle (EV) drivers. The update includes improvements to Apple Maps, aiming to enhance convenience for those who own electric cars. Intelligent positioning of the charging station Have you ever found yourself driving your electric car and realized you need to charge it? According to a report by 9to5Mac, in the beta mode of the new iOS 17 update, your iPhone will become your reliable assistant in finding available charging stations on the go.…

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The location of Apple’s red “end” button is set to slightly move with upcoming iOS 17 updates to the phone app. (AP) News 

iPhone’s End-Call Feature May Be Relocating

Be cautious of your thumb’s muscle memory as Apple plans to slightly relocate the red end-call button in the phone app with the upcoming iOS 17 updates. As iPhone users know, the “End” button is currently prominently placed away from the other call options, centered at the bottom of the screen. But in iOS 17, which will be officially released this fall, the red icon will move to the right — and other features will move down to join it. While Apple’s iOS 17 preview guide introduced this new setup…

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iOS 17's fourth developer beta hints that iPhone 15 Pro's purported 'Action Button' could support support up to 9 different actions. Here are all the details. News 

iOS 17 Developer Beta Gives Insight Into Potential Functionality of iPhone 15 Pro’s ‘Action Button’

The discovery of code snippets in the latest developer beta of iOS 17 indicates the presence of a fresh feature called the ‘Action Button’ and its potential integration with the upcoming iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max models, slated for a September release this year. As spotted by MacRumors, Apple has released the fourth developer beta of iOS 17 to developers, and it may have confirmed a new hardware feature coming to iPhone 15 Pro models in a few months. The iPhone 15 Pro models were previously predicted…

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Threads app resolves iOS 17 beta crash issue for iPhone users with latest update. (REUTERS) News 

iPhone users experiencing app crashing? iOS 17 beta update resolves the issue

Has your iPhone been experiencing frequent crashes of the Threads app after updating to the iOS 17 beta? Are you encountering app crashes specifically when trying to upload images or videos? This issue occurs when creating a new thread or responding with a photo. Fortunately, the problem has recently been resolved. Meta recently released Threads and released the first update, Threads version 291 (following the original release version 289). The update brings a significant fix that comes at just the right time. While users welcomed this new addition to their…

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Try it out with an Apple Beta Software Program account. Gadgets 

Public Betas of Apple’s iOS 17, iPadOS 17 and watchOS 10 Now Available for Download

Apple users can now download the public betas of iOS 17, iPadOS 17, watchOS 10, and macOS Sonoma, which brings a sense of excitement as it offers a fresh and entertaining experience with familiar devices. The new iOS 17 includes a number of updates from design to practicality. You can customize what people see when you call them — whether it’s a cute cartoon or your favorite selfie, send your call to voicemail with a live transcript on your screen, and send someone a video or audio message if they…

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It’s easy to try this year’s iPhone upgrade early. News 

Steps for Installing the iOS 17 Public Beta

No longer do you need to go through the trouble of contorting yourself to test the newest iOS version before its official release. Apple has now made the iOS 17 public beta available, and it is simple to install the preview on your iPhone. As long as you are aware of the potential risks, you can explore the significant features well in advance of the final software’s arrival in the autumn. These instructions can also be applied to the iPadOS 17 beta. Before you start: iOS 17 beta requirements and…

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iOS 17, iPadOS 17, and macOS Sonoma will improve the security of Apple ID by eliminating passwords in favor of passkeys that can be generated using Face ID and Touch ID. (Pexels) News 

Apple ID Enhanced with Passkeys in iOS 17 and macOS Sonoma for Improved Security Against Hackers

Apple products and their ecosystem are known for their security-focused features, such as Touch ID, Face ID, and iCloud, which prevent hackers and other malicious actors from accessing data stored on Apple devices or servers. To further enhance security, Apple is introducing a new update with iOS 17, iPadOS 17, and macOS Sonoma. Apple ID users will now be automatically assigned passkeys, which will eliminate the need for passwords when logging into various web-based Apple pages. Until now, Apple users have used their Apple ID and password to sign in…

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iOS 17 will be released later this year, and are currently available in beta for users with an Apple developer account. News 

iOS 17 Offers Solution to Combat Eye Strain

Apple, the tech giant from the United States, has recently unveiled iOS 17, which includes a range of captivating features and updates. Among these features, the Screen Distance feature stands out as particularly intriguing. This feature is designed to notify users when they hold their iPhone too close to their eyes for an extended period. The opt-in feature is designed to lower children’s risk of myopia by promoting healthy viewing habits and may help reduce eye strain overall, MacRumors reports. Screen Distance can be enabled in the Settings app under…

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iOS 17's StandBy feature allows your iPhone to act as a smart display when placed on its side during charging. Here's how it works. News 

Transform Your iPhone Into A Smart Display With iOS 17’s StandBy Feature

At the WWDC 2023 keynote, Apple unveiled several upcoming features for iOS 17 set to release later this year. Among them is StandBy on iPhone, a noteworthy addition that enables your iPhone to function as a smart display when positioned horizontally while charging. According to Apple, the iPhone’s StandBy provides “eye-catching information” that can be easily viewed from afar when the iPhone is charging horizontally. How to enable the Standby feature? Enabling the StandBy feature requires iOS 17 to be installed either via the developer beta or the September public…

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The new Opt-in blurring feature can be applied to sensitive images sent in Messages, AirDrop, Contact Posters for the Phone app, FaceTime messages, and third-party apps News 

Apple iOS 17: Learn How to Block Unwanted Nude Photos from incoming messages

The latest iOS 17 operating system from Apple offers improved privacy features for iPhone users, including an automatic block on incoming messages and files that could potentially contain sensitive content like nudity. According to Macrumors, the new Opt-in obfuscation feature can be applied to sensitive images sent in Messages, AirDrop, Phone app contact posters, FaceTime messages, and third-party apps. The feature prevents adult iPhone users from being exposed to unwanted images. All nudity will be blocked, but can be viewed by tapping the “View” button, the report said. Warnings of…

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iOS 17 users will have the ability to download portions of a map for offline use and navigation. Apple says that the new feature will be coming during fall this year, likely with the stable release of the OS. News 

Apple Maps to Receive Offline Support with iOS 17 Release

Apple Maps users have long been frustrated by the unavailability of offline maps. But this is all set to change with the upcoming release of iOS 17. The update will allow users to download specific sections of a map for offline navigation. To download a part of the map, users just need to select an area on their device and tap to download it. Apple claims that when offline, users now have the option to use turn-by-turn navigation while driving, walking, moving or cycling. In addition, users can see their…

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The new iOS version will be offered to even a 5-year-old iPhone model but what good does it offer without the new features. News 

This iPhone With iOS 17 Software Is Not Recommended For Use

Later this year, Apple will release the new iOS 17 version for a variety of iPhones, as confirmed by the company. However, Apple has also specified the models that will not receive the update, namely the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, iPhone X, and the first-generation iPhone SE. Now, when you look at the list of iPhones getting the iOS 17 update, one model in particular stands out, and it’s probably the worst iPhone on the list to get the new iOS 17 this year. We are talking about the iPhone…

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