Snapchat may soon allow users to watch videos without holding their finger on the screen; Apple Watch app not anytime soon

Snapchat may soon allow users to watch videos without holding their finger on the screen; Apple Watch app not anytime soon

Snapchat may finally remove the restriction of requiring users to hold their finger on the screen while watching a video. This was revealed by Snapchat founder and CEO, Evan Spiegel, while speaking to Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at the Re/Code’s Code conference.

Facebook planning to replace ‘Messenger’ with ‘Post’ button for new flyout menu in redesigned iPhone app

Facebook planning to replace ‘Messenger’ with ‘Post’ button for new flyout menu in redesigned iPhone app

Facebook seems to be working on a minor redesign of its popular iPhone app.

TechCrunch reports that Facebook may replace the Messenger button, which redirects you to the Facebook Messenger app with a new “Post” button.

iMessage crashing or can’t open it after getting a message with Arabic characters? Try this fix

iMessage crashing or can’t open it after getting a message with Arabic characters? Try this fix

Some users are reporting problems with iMessage after getting a message with Arabic characters.

The problem seems to be getting aggravated as users are sending the message to their family and friends as a prank.

Apple ditches ‘discoveryd’ in latest OS X Yosemite beta in light of networking issues

Apple ditches ‘discoveryd’ in latest OS X Yosemite beta in light of networking issues

Ever since the launch of OS X Yosemite, one common complaint from users is finicky Wi-Fi network performance. That should be changing for the better, soon, though.

Wealthy man buys two Apple Watch Edition models for his dog, then shows them off on social media

Wealthy man buys two Apple Watch Edition models for his dog, then shows them off on social media

The Apple Watch isn’t inexpensive, even in the Sport model which starts at $349. But, on the very opposite end of the spectrum, is the Apple Watch Edition, which starts at $10,000.

iOS 9’s Transit Maps will rollout to select cities in North America, Europe and China

iOS 9’s Transit Maps will rollout to select cities in North America, Europe and China

Recently, a report surfaced that outlined the eventual release of transit directions for Apple’s stock Maps app, a feature that has been requested for quite some time, and that it would launch in iOS 9.

Download ‘Sky Guide’ for free through the Apple Store app

Download ‘Sky Guide’ for free through the Apple Store app

Sky Guide: View Stars Night or Day is now available as a free download through the Apple Store app until June 30th. 

Apple seeds fourth OS X 10.10.4 Yosemite beta to developers and public beta testers

Apple seeds fourth OS X 10.10.4 Yosemite beta to developers and public beta testers

On Tuesday, May 26, Apple seeded another beta version of its next desktop platform, OS X 10.10.4 Yosemite.

Deal Alert: 128GB iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular for only $369

Deal Alert: 128GB iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular for only $369

If you don’t mind the previous generation iPad mini, then you should check out this deal on the silver 128GB cellular iPad mini 2 on eBay.

How to backup and restore your Apple Watch

How to backup and restore your Apple Watch

The Apple Watch has a backup mechanism that allows you to save important Apple Watch data on your iPhone. These backups allow you to reset your Watch and pick up right where you left off. Read on to find out how to create a backup and restore your Watch using this saved information.