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Apple Podcasts Subscriptions now Available Worldwide

June 17, 2021
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Apple announced that Apple Podcast Subscriptions and channels are now available worldwide, featuring a huge collection of new shows, channels and groups of podcasts. Apple Podcast Subscriptions offer podcasters and content creators an opportunity to receive support from their work via monthly subscriptions from their avid listeners and fans. The new service was first announced […]

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Apple Watch with Body Temp Sensor Coming Soon

June 15, 2021
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Apple is apparently working on a redesign of the Apple Watch this year, according to a Bloomberg report by Mark Gurman and Debby Wu. The Apple Watch Series 7 will feature a faster processor, thinner bezels and for the first time, an ultra-wideband (UWB) connectivity for Find My support. The 2021 Apple Watch will be […]

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Bitcoin made Legal Tender in El Salvador, becomes First Nation to Adopt Cryptocurrency

June 12, 2021
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The price of Bitcoin surged this week, after the Central American nation El Salvador passed a law to adopt bitcoin as legal tender on Wednesday. The cryptocurrency soared 7% and exceeded $37,000, from a previous low price of about $31,000. According to CoinDesk data, bitcoin last changed hands at $37,059.78 at 9:14 a.m. GMT +8 […]

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iOS 15 lets Users Record their Apple Arcade Gameplay

June 10, 2021
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The new Apple iOS 15, iPadOS 15, and macOS Monterey software updates introduced this week  allows users to record the last 15 seconds of their gameplay at any time just by long-pressing a designated button on a supported third-party game controller connected to their device. When a designated button is long pressed on the controllers, […]

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Apple developing iPad Pro with Wireless Charging, New iPad Mini

June 8, 2021
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Apple is currently developing a brand new version of the iPad Pro that can support wireless charging, according to a Bloomberg report by Mark Gurman and Debby Wu. To make this possible, Apple shall be switching to a glass back for the new models, instead of the aluminum material used on the rear of every […]

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China to Hand Out $6.2M in Digital Currency to Beijing Residents by Lottery

June 5, 2021
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The People’s Republic of China will be handing out 40 million renminbi ($6.2 million) of its digital currency to Beijing residents via a lottery. Citizens of the Chinese capital may use two banking apps in order to apply to win one of the 200,000 so-called “Ang Pao” or red envelopes as part of the lottery, […]

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Apple Launches New Webpages on Apple Wallet, Apple Pay, Apple Cash and Apple Card

June 3, 2021
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Apple introduced on Wednesday a brand new webpage primarily dedicated to the Wallet app on the iPhone, highlighting the various features and benefits that can be enjoyed by its users. Apple Pay Apple Pay is a secure and easy way to pay in physical stores or online. With just a glance or touch, easily pay […]

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Check out Apple’s Tips on Maximizing iPhone Battery Life and Lifespan

June 1, 2021
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Check out these awesome tips from Apple on how to maximize the battery life and lifespan of your iPhone. When you own an Apple product such as an iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Mac or others, rest assure that it comes with a good-performing battery. In the past, however, Apple has been accused of intentionally slowing […]

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Netflix set to Offer Gaming Subscription similar to Apple Arcade

May 25, 2021
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Netflix is setting its sights to enter the online gaming market and what they are about to present is very much similar to Apple’s digital subscription offering, Apple Arcade, according to two reports. Launched in 2019, Apple Arcade is a video game subscription service offered by Apple Inc. It got a big boost with the […]

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Woman named Siri asks Apple CEO for Free MacBook after ‘Years of Jokes’

May 23, 2021
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A woman named Siri has sent an email to Apple CEO Tim Cook, asking for a laptop as a gift for her 30th birthday. She believes she deserved the laptop after enduring ‘years of jokes’ about her name. Siri Hafso always thought her lovely name was very unique. However, it all changed when in 2011 […]

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Apple Earned Over $100M Revenue from Fortnite

May 20, 2021
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As the Apple vs. Epic Games trial continues, new revelations came to light. This week, head of App Store business development for gaming Michael Schmid revealed Wednesday, as he took the stand during the third week of an antitrust trial in federal court in California, that Apple earned over $100 million in revenue from the […]

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Apple Music to launch Lossless Audio, Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos

May 18, 2021
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Apple Music has officially announced that starting in June, they will be bringing lossless music quality options to its whole catalog. Lossless quality shall be available for over 75 million songs in the Apple Music library. Apple utilizes Apple Lossless Audio Codec (ALAC) in order to preserve every bit of the original audio file. Lossless […]

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FDA Claims Risk of MagSafe Interference with Pacemakers is Low

May 15, 2021
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Three Michigan doctors discovered earlier this year that the iPhone 12 models could “potentially inhibit lifesaving therapy in a patient” because the MagSafe system may cause magnetic interference with implantable medical devices such as pacemakers. Continuing its testing, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced this week that even if specific newer smartphones, smart watches […]

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Bitcoin drops 12% after Tesla suspends Crypto Payment for its Vehicles

May 13, 2021
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The price of bitcoin has plummeted after Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that his company will be suspending the move to accept crytocurrency as payment for its electric vehicles. According to cryptocurrency news site Coindesk, bitcoin was down around 12% early Thursday morning, which brings the coin’s price down to about $50,900. After months of […]

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Ethereum Price Soars over $4,000 for the First Time

May 11, 2021
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Ether, the second biggest cryptocurrency out there, has grown over 2,000% over the past year. One Ether token was worth $186 back in May 5, 2020. A year later, on Sunday eve, the cryptocurrency hit $4,000 for the first time ever, a rise of over a staggering 2,100%. Even if Dogecoin is taking up all […]

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The First Man in Asia to Buy a Lamborghini Using Bitcoin

May 8, 2021
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A Thai national has made headlines after he reportedly bought a Lamborghini using the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Jo Chirawat managed to drive home his brand new Lambo after placing a downpayment at a luxury car dealership Renazzo Motor Co. Ltd. In Bangkok, Thailand. Alongside the cash advance paid via Bitcoin, the remaining payment will also be […]

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Sotheby’s introduces Cryptocurrency Payment Option for Famous Banksy Painting

May 6, 2021
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This is the first time Sotheby’s will allow the winning bidder to have the option of paying for the hammer price of a Banksy artwork with cryptocurrency. Sotheby’s shall become the first major auction house to start accepting cryptocurrencies as a payment method for physical art pieces, following its previous sales with digital NFT art […]

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Apple to Release Foldable iPhone in 2023

May 4, 2021
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Apple is predicted to release a new 8-inch foldable iPhone in 2023 and is expected to ship out 15 up to 20 million units of the device, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a research note to investors released Monday, Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said, “Based on our latest industry survey, we forecast that Apple […]

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Check out these New Features of Apple iOS 14.5

April 26, 2021
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Apple has just released iOS and iPadOS 14.5 today, thereby marking the fifth major update to the iOS and iPadOS 14 operating systems that were first launched back in September. iOS 14.5 has now arrived just merely three months after the release of iOS 14.4, and a month after the release of iOS 14.4.2 which […]

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Apple Announces AirTag Tracking Device and More at Spring Loaded Event

April 22, 2021
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Apple’s much-awaited “Spring Loaded” event on Tuesday launched the highly-anticipated AirTag alongside other new devices such as the iPad Pro and M1 iMac. Similar to all of Apple’s events in 2020, Spring Loaded was a pre-recorded event at Apple Park, a move that has become the norm to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. People […]

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Apple’s Spring Loaded Event Goes Live Today

April 20, 2021
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The much-awaited event by Apple today will be livestreamed via multiple online channels, including YouTube and the Apple TV app. The tech giant’s first media event this 2021, the “Spring Loaded” event, is scheduled today, April 20. It shall be livestreamed from the company’s campus in Cupertino, California, USA. The event is expected to bring […]

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Manage School Tasks Easily with the School Assistant App

April 18, 2021
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Should there be a need for you to help manage your schedule, remind and track your assignments or check Google Classroom, then there’s an app that can assist you with that. Called ‘School Assistant’, it is a free app developed by Sun Apps to assist you for your schoolwork. Thanks to the newly released update […]

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Apple to Sell New iPhones without Power Adapters, will Save 861,000 Tons of Metal

April 17, 2021
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In its 2021 Environmental Progress Report, Apple highlighted carbon capture and energy efficiency. Its decision to stop including power adapters with products like the iPhone 12 will potentially save 861,000 tons of copper, tin and zinc. According to the tech giant, the end result would be that the smaller packaging for iPhone 12 will allow […]

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UK Online Shopper orders Apples but Luckily Gets iPhone Instead

April 15, 2021
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No, it wasn’t a mistake. Tesco shoppers in the UK were surprised to find a free iPhone and AirPods in their weekly online shopping haul – absolutely for free! The substations are part of a brand new promotion run by Tesco Mobile named “Super Subs” that runs until April 18. Some Tesco shoppers have discovered […]

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