Get the Lowest Prices anywhere on Macs, iPads and Apple Watches: Apple Price Guides updated April 7th

Topic: iOS

NYC schools pull the plug on Zoom following FBI warning

04/06/2020, 11:04 am

Despite efforts to ramp up security measures, video conferencing software provider Zoom is finding itself banned from education departments and major corporations like SpaceX.


Quibi launches short-form video streaming service for iPhones

04/06/2020, 09:04 am

Quibi officially launched on Monday, with the mobile-oriented streaming video service offering short-form content to users in a bid to differentiate itself within a highly-crowded marketplace.


Images and code leak reveal iOS 14 wallpaper changes and widgets

04/04/2020, 04:04 pm

Apple's wallpaper settings may offer default images in collections in iOS 14 along with new dynamic wallpapers, while a code leak suggests Apple may be working on widgets for the Home screen itself.


Facebook tried to buy NSO Group's iOS spyware to monitor iPhone users [u]

04/03/2020, 02:04 pm

NSO Group, the team behind the 2019 WhatsApp spyware attack, says Facebook proposed buying "Pegasus" software to better keep tabs on iOS users' activity.


Apple patches vulnerability where iPhone & MacBook cameras could be hijacked

04/03/2020, 09:04 am

An ethical "white-hat" hacker exploited Apple's own apps in December to show how a malicious website could gain unrestricted access to a user's camera and microphone without consent using flaws that have since been patched.


Zoom security, iPad Pro 2020, Apple acquires Dark Sky & more on the AppleInsider Podcast

04/03/2020, 07:04 am

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Andrew details how the 2020 iPad Pro compares to previous models, we explore Zoom's many privacy issues and its shady install process, Apple buys the Dark Sky weather app and what it all means, and we debate Apple Sherlocking third-party apps.


Apple News outage briefly impacted selected users [u]

04/03/2020, 06:04 am

A small number of users worldwide were reporting that Apple News was down for a period of time on Friday morning, but there was no consistency to which territories were affected, and devices on the same network could be working.


Siri support for Spotify added to Apple Watch in latest update

04/02/2020, 10:04 am

Apple Watch owners can now use Siri voice commands to play music on Spotify conveniently from their wrist.


How to automatically request a desktop version of a website on iOS

04/02/2020, 09:04 am

Websites typically adapt to the iPhone screen, but that doesn't mean they all do it well. When you know you're going to always need to see the full desktop version instead, you can make your iOS device automatically display it.


Zoom freezing development to fix security & privacy flaws

04/02/2020, 08:04 am

Popular video conferencing app Zoom has come under fire for numerous security flaws in the last few days, and has now issued a public apology plus a plan of action for resolving the issues.


How to make YouTube videos on your Mac, iPhone, and iPad

04/01/2020, 03:04 pm

You've thought about making a YouTube channel before, and now suddenly you have the time to do it, too. All you need is the equipment -- and since you're an Apple user, you've already got it.


Apple updates iWork, iMovie for iOS apps with trackpad and mouse support for iPad

03/31/2020, 09:03 pm

After updating its iWork suite of apps for Mac, Apple on Tuesday pushed out refreshed versions of iWork and iMovie for iOS that take advantage of iPad's new support for trackpad and mouse cursor control.


Apple stops iOS 13.3.1 code signing following release of iOS 13.4

03/31/2020, 07:03 pm

Apple on Tuesday ceased signing code for iOS 13.3.1 after the release of iOS 13.4, effectively restricting users who upgraded to the latest operating system version from downgrading.


Apple Music gains new 'share to Instagram and Facebook' option in iOS 13.4.5 developer beta

03/31/2020, 03:03 pm

Apple has made sharing the music you love even easier with a feature that generates shareable images for Facebook and Instagram Stories.


Apple releases first developer betas of iOS 13.4.5, iPadOS 13.4.5, tvOS 13.4.5, macOS Catalina 10.15.5

03/31/2020, 01:03 pm

A week after it completed the last beta testing cycle, Apple has restarted the process once more, issuing new first betas for the unusually numbered iOS 13.4.5, iPadOS 13.4.5, tvOS 13.4.5, and macOS Catalina 10.15.5.


Apple rumored to start iOS 13.4.1 beta within days

03/31/2020, 07:03 am

Apple is thought to be preparing a few minor updates to iOS 13.4 as the last for iOS 13 as a whole ahead of the release of iOS 14 in September.


Zoom iOS update removes 'feature' that sent user data to Facebook

03/27/2020, 09:03 pm

Video conferencing service Zoom on Friday issued an update for its iOS app, removing an SDK that sent users' data to Facebook without their express consent.


iPad Pro, iPadOS & iOS 13.4 with trackpad support and more on the AppleInsider Podcast

03/27/2020, 08:03 am

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, hosts Stephen Robles and William Gallagher discuss the new mouse and trackpad support in iPadOS 13.4, new iPad Pro benchmarks, iCloud folder sharing, Face ID coming to the Mac, and tips for live streaming from home.


Supposed Apple CarKey screenshots reveal how digital key feature works

03/27/2020, 12:03 am

A set of questionable screenshots shared on Twitter this week supposedly show off Apple's so-called "CarKey" feature for iOS, potentially offering a first look at the digital key that will ostensibly let users control vehicle systems with their iPhone and Apple Watch.


New Apple Music in-app banner notifications alert users to new releases

03/26/2020, 07:03 pm

Apple on Thursday rolled out a new Apple Music feature that notifies users of new releases directly in the app's Library tab, exposing listeners to the latest albums, tracks and videos from their favorite artists.