Apple is Challenging Four Qualcomm Patents in Ongoing Legal Battle

Apple is Challenging Four Qualcomm Patents in Ongoing Legal Battle

Apple and Qualcomm are currently in a long running legal battle, and Apple has just fired another salvo into the skirmish.

The Oppo Find X Features A Pop-Up Camera System, 50W Fast Charging; Runs ColorOS Inspired by iOS

The Oppo Find X Features A Pop-Up Camera System, 50W Fast Charging; Runs ColorOS Inspired by iOS

Earlier this week, Oppo — one of the largest smartphone manufacturers in the world — unveiled its new flagship handset: the Find X. While Chinese companies launch a new smartphone almost every other week, the Find X sets the bar high in terms of innovation. And it does so without copying Apple.

Facebook Messenger Expanding its Translate Feature to All Users in the U.S. and Mexico

Facebook Messenger Expanding its Translate Feature to All Users in the U.S. and Mexico

Back in May, Facebook debuted a brand new translation feature for Messenger, which would allow for business users using the Marketplace feature to translate between two languages more easily.

Enjoy Hands-Free Music And Phone Calls With The Tokk Smart Wearable Bluetooth Assistant [Deals Hub]

Enjoy Hands-Free Music And Phone Calls With The Tokk Smart Wearable Bluetooth Assistant [Deals Hub]

Bluetooth technology is the ultimate in convenience: connecting your phone to other devices instantly without wires prevents cord clutter and gives you more freedom of movement. However, you still have to pull out your phone to control your Bluetooth devices and answer calls, skip songs, or access your smart assistant. The Tokk Smart Wearable Bluetooth Assistant takes the freedom of wireless Bluetooth connections a step further, and it’s on sale right now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub for $25.99.

Apple Wanted to Launch iPhone X Without Lightning Connector

Apple Wanted to Launch iPhone X Without Lightning Connector

Apple added wireless charging to its iPhone lineup with the debut of the iPhone X and the iPhone 8/Plus last year. The company added Qi wireless charging to its devices, and later via a software update, managed to improve the wireless charging speed from 5W to 7.5W as well.

macOS Mojave: How to Enable Dark Mode on Your Mac

macOS Mojave: How to Enable Dark Mode on Your Mac

macOS Mojave is arguably the biggest update to the OS in the last few years. After releasing relatively minor macOS updates over the last few years, Apple has gone all out with Mojave and introduced a ton of new features withy it. One such feature is Dark mode which has long been requested by Mac users.

Report: Apple Aims to Launch AirPower ‘Before Or in September’; Features Custom Chip and Runs Stripped down iOS

Report: Apple Aims to Launch AirPower ‘Before Or in September’; Features Custom Chip and Runs Stripped down iOS

When Apple had unveiled the iPhone X in September last year, it had also showcased AirPower — a Qi-compatible wireless charger that was capable of simultaneously charging the iPhone 8/X, Apple Watch, and the AirPods. Back then, Apple had mentioned a release timeframe of early 2018 for the charger.

iPhone Users Reporting Black Screen and Other Issues While Using Camera app in iOS 11.4

iPhone Users Reporting Black Screen and Other Issues While Using Camera app in iOS 11.4

iOS 11.4 includes a number of new features such as Messages in iCloud, AirPlay 2, but it looks like it is also causing problems for some users.

tvOS 12 Beta 2 Allows Setting HomePod as Permanent Audio Out Device

tvOS 12 Beta 2 Allows Setting HomePod as Permanent Audio Out Device

Alongside iOS 12 beta 2, Apple also released the second beta of tvOS 12 with Dolby Atmos support earlier this week. Unlike iOS 12 and watchOS 5, tvOS 12 is a relatively minor upgrade that only brings about some notable new improvements. One such improvement which has now been discovered in tvOS 12 beta 2 is the ability to set HomePod as a permanent audio out source on the Apple TV.

Apple Highlights Side Effects of Jailbreaking in New Support Document

Apple Highlights Side Effects of Jailbreaking in New Support Document

Apple has never really been fond of the jailbreaking community and with every new release of iOS, it has tried to make sure that jailbreaking that version of the OS becomes that much more difficult. The company has now published a support page where it actively deters users from jailbreaking their device by highlighting the issues it might create.