Apple to unveil ‘Proactive’, Augmented Reality Maps, deep search within iOS 9 and new Siri API

Apple to unveil ‘Proactive’, Augmented Reality Maps, deep search within iOS 9 and new Siri API

There is a lot going into the future of iOS, and one of those things could make Siri, and Spotlight Search, a true rival to Google’s digital assistant, Google Now.

iOS 9 feature wish list: Siri voice control in third-party apps, offline support and more

iOS 9 feature wish list:  Siri voice control in third-party apps, offline support and more

Siri is expected to get a makeover in iOS 9, with a new more colorful interface that matches the Apple Watch. While this new coat of paint is a welcome change, we are more interested in finding out how Apple will improve Siri’s functionality in the next version of iOS. Read on for suggested Siri improvements that we hope to see in iOS 9.

WWDC app updated with Apple Watch support, new schedule and more

WWDC app updated with Apple Watch support, new schedule and more

The Worldwide Developers Conference is the moment that Apple gets to showcase all it has been working on recently, especially when it comes to software, and let developers see what they’ll be working with for the next several months.

Fox debuts ‘Movie of the Day’ app, provides discounts on iTunes movies

Fox debuts ‘Movie of the Day’ app, provides discounts on iTunes movies

On Wednesday, May 27, Fox officially unveiled a brand new app for iOS devices that will provide discounts on a plethora of Fox distributed movies in iTunes.

Google Search will show iOS users relevant content from apps soon

Google Search will show iOS users relevant content from apps soon

For Android users, gaining new features released by Google before anyone else is a mighty nice perk, but eventually Google generally brings the features to other platforms, too.

Keep Your Money and Phone Safe with the HUSKK Quickdraw Phone Case & Wallet [Deals Hub]

Keep Your Money and Phone Safe with the HUSKK Quickdraw Phone Case & Wallet [Deals Hub]

Keeping your wallet and your iPhone in your pockets can make for a crowded pair of pants, and that’s not an enjoyable experience for anyone. It’s important to make the most of that space to keep your possessions snug but not cramped and provide yourself with flexibility and comfort. The HUSKK Quickdraw Phone Case and Wallet is perfect for you, and it’s on sale now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub.

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/Unicode 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.