iOS

Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 for iPhone and iPad

[ad_1] iOS 11.2.2 software update Another day, another patch to install. This time it’s iOS 11.2.2 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Must read: How to tell if your iPhone battery needs replacing The patch is to fix the Spectre vulnerability that came to light earlier this month. Apple describes the patch as follows: iOS 11.2.2 includes security improvements to ...

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Google launches three experimental photo apps for Android, iOS

[ad_1] CNET/CBS Interactive Google on Monday launched three experimental photography apps for iOS and Android to test experimental technology like object recognition, person segmentation, stylization algorithms, efficient image encoding, and decoding technologies. Google is calling the three apps, Storyboard, Selfissimo!, and Scrubbies, part of “appsperiments” inspired by Google’s Motion Stills app. The first app Storyboard for Android transforms videos into ...

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Windows is gaining on iOS in the education market

[ad_1] Microsoft Windows is making gains in the K-12 education market in both the US and the rest of the world according to new numbers from Futuresource Consulting. Credit: Futuresource In the US, Microsoft’s gains are coming mainly at Apple’s expense, not Google’s. According to Futuresource’s data for Q3 2017, shipments of Windows mobile devices (notebook, Chromebook, tablet) in the ...

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Microsoft's Edge browsing apps generally available for iOS, Android

[ad_1] Microsoft announced in October previews of new Edge browser apps for iOS and Android. On November 30, Microsoft officials are announcing that these apps are no longer in preview and are generally available for users in select markets.. By making Edge apps available on non-Windows operating systems, Microsoft is hoping to do more than give Windows 10 users who ...

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Has your iPhone started randomly crashing today? Here's why and how to fix it

[ad_1] Has your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch started crashing randomly today? Have you noticed your iPhone – or iPad or iPod touch – crashing today? You’re not alone. And yes, it’s another weird, random iOS bug that’s to blame. Must read: The Apple products you shouldn’t buy for the holidays Forum user Eccanz describes the problem well over on ...

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iOS 11.2 is out for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

[ad_1] iOS 11.2 is out It’s time to update your iOS devices – again. Must read: The Apple products you shouldn’t buy for the holidays The biggest addition in terms of new features in iOS 11.2 is Apple Pay Cash, a feature that allows you to send, request, and receive money from friends and family with Apple Pay using Messages ...

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Android's big problem: Over a billion devices are more than 2 years out of date

[ad_1] Video: Android – a development headache you can’t ignore A new analysis of Android’s notorious update problems suggests patching is actually getting worse over time. The analysis, by hardware engineer Dan Luu, uses data from Google’s developer dashboard to look at the figures for outdated Android devices between 2010 and today. He found that the proportion of devices that ...

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Microsoft to integrate third-party security information into its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection service

[ad_1] Microsoft is partnering with other security vendors to integrate their macOS, Linux, iOS and Android security wares with its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) service. Credit: Microsoft On November 8, Microsoft announced the first three such partners — Bitdefender, Lookout and Ziften. These companies will feed any threats detected into the single Windows Defender ATP console. With Defender ...

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iPhone 8 Plus Review: Bigger is better, but not for much longer

[ad_1] With the iPhone X already announced and available for preorder at the end of October, just where does the iPhone 8 Plus end up in the product lineup? I think it’s fair to say it’s a device intended for business users who want a larger screen, more battery life, and the same tried-and-true performance Apple has built its reputation ...

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iOS 11.0.1 update causes havoc for some iPhone and iPad users

[ad_1] (Image: Jason Parker/CNET) It seems that no matter how many people participate in Apple’s beta program, the rollout of a new release seems to bring with it endless woes for some users. Must read : Here are the Apple products you shouldn’t buy (and three that you can’t buy anymore) Last week saw Apple release iOS 11.0.1 in order ...

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