May 10th saw the U.S.-China trade dispute escalating yet again as the U.S. continues to hike tariffs on US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports, going from 10% to 25%.Read More
On a regular basis, Apple World Today posts a list of notable new apps or app updates that have been released. They may not necessarily be new, but they're popular and deserve mention. Here are this week’s picks.Read More
Wouldn’t it be great to have a virtual private network (VPN) for your iOS devices that was truly anonymous and did more than just give you an encrypted “tunnel” for your data? If that sounds good to you, then you’ll love hearing from this week’s Apple World Today sponsor, Spod VPN & Web Filter. Through an innovative iOS app available for both iPhone and iPad, Spod has created a VPN service that provides users with encryption, a powerful Web Filter function to block online threats and phishing attempts, and absolute user anonymity.Read More
Do you shoot RAW? RAW formatted digital photograph files include a lot of information that’s lost when saving files to the standard JPG format, which means that they can be manipulated in software after the fact to bring out colors, details, contrast and lighting impossible to see in JPG. If you have a camera (or iPhone app) that lets you shoot RAW, then you need to get Corel AfterShot Pro 3 for Mac to take your photography to the next level. We have a deal today on Corel AfterShot Pro 3 for Mac for just $29.99, 62% off of the usual $79.99 price tag.Read More
Another day, another lawsuit. As noted by AppleInsider, Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Pandora are being sued by the estate of composer Harold Arlen, who wrote such songs as “Over the Rainbow” from The Wizard of Oz film. The lawsuit claims the firms created a "music piracy operation" that distributes unlicensed and unauthorized versions of copyrighted songs.Read More
Since Steve and I can’t cover everything, at the end of each week day, we’ll offer this wrap-up of news items you should check out.
You can use Apple Pay to get special offers when shopping in apps or on the web through May 22. Check out the offers by clicking here.
Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day, and Apple is celebrating with a “Technology is most powerful when it empowers everyone” message on its home page. The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.) access/inclusion and people with different disabilities.
Along those lines, Apple has posted an article about how, after a spinal cord injury in 2010, fine art photographer Rachael Short started shooting exclusively with iPhone.
Apple’s former retail chief Angela Ahrendts is joining Airbnb’s board, the company announced Thursday.Ahrendts is now the third independent, non-affiliated member of Airbnb’s Board of Directors.
Valve's Steam Link app is now available to stream games from user Steam libraries on Mac and PC to compatible iPhones, iPads or Apple TV devices.
Some pre-2011 Macs could still be vulnerable to “ZombieLoad”-like security exploits, and Apple can't fix that because Intel won't release the necessary microcode updates, according to AppleInsider.
The Apple Developer Academy at the University of Federico II in Naples, Italy has opened up its annual applications. Applications must submit an online form, then take an aptitude test.
DTS, which specializes in high-definition audio solutions, has announced the availability of AirPlay 2 in select DTS Play-Fi products. AirPlay 2 support is now available on the McIntosh RS200 and Arcam rPlay, with additional products to be announced this year.
You can check out a useful article “Everything you should know about choosing a smart light switch” by clicking here.
The latest research from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners indicates the iPhone U.S. installed base reached 193 million units as of March 30, 2019, compared to 189 million units at the end of the December 2018 quarter and 173 million units at the end of the March 2018 quarter.Read More
I will start this review with an admission. I like the new MacBook Pro keyboard. It took me a few minutes to get accustomed to it but I was quickly reached my normal 110wpm speed. I use a membrane on top of the keyboard to protect it but I will say that I’ve been burned by the space bar and the Y key not working correctly.Read More
Summer’s just around the corner, which means time at the pool and beach, or hiking in the rain. Share your tunes with the OontZ Angle 3 Splashproof Bluetooth Speaker from Cambridge SoundWorks, on sale today for $28.99.Read More
This month, our friends at iMyFone are celebrating their 4th anniversary by giving Apple World Today readers some amazing deals and freebies on their mobile solutions for iOS. Between now and May 23rd, you can take advantage of these deals and discounts and save some big money in the process.Read More
Apple won't have to pay up for infringing one of Conversant Wireless Licensing SARL's wireless communications technology patents because the patent's original owner, Nokia Corp., didn't disclose it in a timely fashion to European telecom regulators, a California federal court has ruled, reports Law360.Read More
Apple wants the photos you take with your iPhone to offer even more detailed info. The tech giant has filed for a patent (number 20190147303) for “automatic detection of noteworthy locations.”Read More