Apple is reportedly working with credit card companies to build a mobile wallet payments service

Apple is reportedly working with credit card companies to build a mobile wallet payments service

When Apple unveiled Touch ID, they kept it primarily close to the vest, using it for security on the device, and to make purchases through Apple’s digital services. With the unveiling of iOS 8, though, the company made it known they’d be opening it up to third-party developers. According to a new report, the mobile wallet payment service could still be in the pipeline as well.

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OneDrive for iOS updated to boast support for AirDrop functionality, plus other bonuses

OneDrive for iOS updated to boast support for AirDrop functionality, plus other bonuses

In late June, Microsoft was busy upgrading plenty of their services, and OneDrive was one of them. Starting off with big increases to their cloud-based storage, they also integrated Office for iPad into the app. Now, users with many iOS devices will have an easier way to share.

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Pencil by FiftyThree aims for wider adoption and third-party apps, thanks to launch of FiftyThree SDK

Pencil by FiftyThree aims for wider adoption and third-party apps, thanks to launch of FiftyThree SDK

When FiftyThree launched Paper, it quickly became one of the most popular apps for iPad, making it easier than ever before to draw, sketch and otherwise doodle on a tablet. Later, they launched their own stylus accessory, Pencil, which was adopted quickly. Now FiftyThree is looking to sweep in more users, and they’re going the SDK route to make it happen.

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EqualizerEverywhere adds a systemwide equalizer to iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

EqualizerEverywhere adds a systemwide equalizer to iPhone [Jailbreak Tweak]

While a lot of jailbreak tweaks are simple extensions, there are also several larger tweaks that deliver useful functionality on iOS devices. EqualizerEverywhere is a brand new jailbreak tweak that fits the bill, adding a systemwide equalizer on iPhone. Read ahead for a detailed explanation of how the tweak works. 

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Fantastical 2 updated, now lets you snooze invites, change badge notifications and more

Fantastical 2 updated, now lets you snooze invites, change badge notifications and more

Fantastical 2 has quickly grown to become one of the most popular calendar replacement applications on iOS, and now with its newest update, it brings plenty of new worthwhile features to make using it easier, and better, than ever before.

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OS X Yosemite reportedly launching in late October, 12-inch Retina MacBook and 4K desktop also rumored

OS X Yosemite reportedly launching in late October, 12-inch Retina MacBook and 4K desktop also rumored

The 12-inch Retina MacBook is one of the biggest unicorns Apple has at this point, and unlike the iPhone 6 hasn’t been besieged by a series of leaks. A new report suggests that Apple could be gearing up to launch it soon, along with a 4K desktop display or iMac. Plans for OS X Yosemite have also been divulged.

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How to secure your iPhone or iPad from unauthorized pairing using Apple Configurator

How to secure your iPhone or iPad from unauthorized pairing using Apple Configurator

Apple was recently accused of creating “backdoor” services in iOS that make it easier for government agencies to spy on users without their knowledge, although the iPhone maker promptly denied those claims in an official response issued yesterday, and followed it up by publishing a support document that provides information about the diagnostic services. Regardless of what you choose to believe, we’ve prepared this step-by-step guide on how to secure your iPhone or iPad from unauthorized pairing using Apple Configurator. 

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Foursquare continues to change, focuses more on discovery and drops check-ins to Swarm only

Foursquare continues to change, focuses more on discovery and drops check-ins to Swarm only

In May of this year, Foursquare officially announced that they’d be making some changes to their check-in app, in that they were moving the action of actually checking in into another app, called Swarm. Now, some more changes are in store for the app, with a bigger focus on discovery.

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Apple reportedly planning mid-September launch for 4.7-inch iPhone 6, 5.5-inch model still up in the air

Apple reportedly planning mid-September launch for 4.7-inch iPhone 6, 5.5-inch model still up in the air

As we near September, everyone is trying to nail down just when we can expect to see Apple announce their new devices and software for public release. A new report lends credence to a mid-September launch for the 4.7-inch iPhone 6.

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Wallpaper Wednesday: 5 Nintendo-Themed Wallpapers for iPhone

Wallpaper Wednesday: 5 Nintendo-Themed Wallpapers for iPhone

We’re back with another edition of our Wallpaper Wednesday roundup, which we reintroduced because of popular demand. In the past few weeks, we highlighted 5 Mario-themed wallpapers and 5 Pokemon-themed wallpapers for iPhone and iPod touch. This time around, sticking with the same topic, we have 5 Nintendo-themed wallpapers to share.

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