iOS News

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  • Review: D-Link's Omna 180 Cam HD Offers HomeKit, But Could Use Improvement
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    Connected home security cameras have been on the market for quite some time, but D-Link recently began selling the first HomeKit-compatible security camera. Priced competitively at $199, the D-Link Omna 180 Cam HD camera has several perks over competing cameras that don't offer HomeKit integration -- it's guaranteed to have Apple's... Read more »
  • Google Calendar App Finally Released for iPad
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    Google today announced it has updated its Calendar app with long-awaited iPad support. The app is essentially the same as the iPhone version, but it is now optimized for the tablet's larger screen. Google said a Today view widget for Notification Center and the Lock screen is coming soon. Here's a quick... Read more »
  • Apple Seeds First Beta of iOS 10.3.2 to Public Beta Testers
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    Apple today provided its public beta testing group with iOS 10.3.2, an upcoming update that was first released to developers on March 28. iOS 10.3.2 comes shortly after the release of iOS 10.3, a major update that brought features like a new Find My AirPods feature and Apple File System. Beta... Read more »
  • Apple Mail Engineering Manager Terry Blanchard Joins Readdle to Work on Popular Email Client 'Spark'
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    Readdle has hired former Apple Mail engineering manager Terry Blanchard in a position that will focus on creating the "future of email" for Readdle's popular email client "Spark," working with an entirely new team of his choosing in Silicon Valley. Blanchard's new role, per his LinkedIn page, is vice president... Read more »
  • Spotify Launching Carpool Karaoke-Like Series Called 'Traffic Jams', Focusing on Original Music
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    Last year Apple Music announced that it would be launching a new version of James Corden's Carpool Karaoke as a standalone, original series for subscribers of Apple's streaming music service. Today, Spotify has countered Apple's move with its own car-based music series called Traffic Jams, which has a twist focused... Read more »
  • Apple SIM Partner GigSky Now Offers Data Plans in Over 40 More Countries
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    Apple SIM partner GigSky today announced that its data plans are now available in over 180 countries around the world. MacRumors obtained a list of the 40 or so new countries and territories that GigSky has expanded into as of this week: Algeria Bangladesh Belize Bhutan Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Burkina Faso Cameroon Cape Verde Chad Christmas Island Côte d'Ivoire Curaçao Fiji Guam Guyana Iraq Jordan Kenya La Désirade Macau Madagascar Mongolia Montserrat Morocco Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Papua New Guinea Rwanda San... Read more »
  • iTunes U App Gains Image Annotation Tools, Video Message Sharing Support
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    Apple yesterday updated its iTunes U education app with some notable new annotation and media sharing features. In an extension of iTunes U's markup support, which was previously limited to PDF documents, version 3.5 of the app now enables users to apply visual notes to image files using the same annotation... Read more »
  • Google Search App Updated With 'Trending on Google' Widget, New 3D Touch Actions
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    Google announced a fresh update to its Search app yesterday, highlighting Gboard keyboard integration, a raft of 3D Touch enhancements, and a new Trending widget. Launched last May, Gboard offers users the ability to search for emoji, includes a built-in animated GIF search, and supports glide typing and voice transcription. Users... Read more »
  • Epic Strategy Classic 'Rome: Total War - Barbarian Invasion' Released on iPad
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    Feral interactive has announced the release of Rome: Total War – Barbarian Invasion for iPad. The game is a standalone expansion pack of the cult classic PC strategy title, Rome: Total War, and builds upon the empire-building mechanics of the original as well as introducing a dramatic new historical context. Barbarian... Read more »
  • 'WONDERBOOM' Speaker From Ultimate Ears Offers Big Sound in a Small Package
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    Ultimate Ears today announced the latest addition to its lineup of portable speakers, debuting the palm-sized $99 WONDERBOOM. The WONDERBOOM fits right in with its bigger siblings the UE Boom 2 and the MEGABOOM, offering 360 degree sound in a smaller, more affordable package. Design wise, the WONDERBOOM looks a lot... Read more »
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