Apple Stores start offering machine-assisted Belkin screen protector installation for iPhones

Apple Stores start offering machine-assisted Belkin screen protector installation for iPhones

Starting from today, Apple Stores in the United States have started offering machine-assisted screen protector installation for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus. The screen protectors and the ScreenCare+ Application System are provided by Belkin. 

Russia’s Internet Czar wants to raise taxes on digital purchases from App Store, iTunes Store

Russia’s Internet Czar wants to raise taxes on digital purchases from App Store, iTunes Store

For digital goods created in Russia, a value-added tax (VAT) is applied right out of the gate, something that Apple has avoided being a company based in the United States, despite selling digital goods internationally.

Apple’s Error 53 fiasco

Apple’s Error 53 fiasco

As we reported last week, thousands of users have been left with bricked iPhones because they got their broken Home buttons repaired from non-Apple approved repair shop instead of Apple Service Center, Apple Store or Apple Authorized Service Provider.

How to add and use multiple Instagram accounts on your iPhone

How to add and use multiple Instagram accounts on your iPhone

You don’t have to be Kim Kardashian to find the ability to use multiple Instagram profiles helpful. Perhaps you have one for work and one for friends and family. Whatever the reason is for having more than one profile, Instagram made it pretty difficult to seamlessly switch between them. 

Indian regulators tell Apple it must apply again for first retail stores

Indian regulators tell Apple it must apply again for first retail stores

India’s Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has told Apple it must submit another application if it wants to open its first retail stores in the country.

The DIPP has “explained the gaps” in Apple’s first application, according to one report, and it wants more information on Apple’s proposal.

Apple expected to add VR devices to ‘Made for iPhone’ program by 2018

Apple expected to add VR devices to ‘Made for iPhone’ program by 2018

While many of its biggest competitors compete for a share of the growing virtual reality market, Apple has sat back and watched on. The Cupertino company is thought to be working on its own VR technologies, but until they are ready, it will roll third-party VR devices into its “Made for iPhone” program, according to one analyst.

tvOS 9.2 beta 3 introduces App Store search via Siri and dictation support

tvOS 9.2 beta 3 introduces App Store search via Siri and dictation support

Earlier today, Apple released the third beta of tvOS 9.2 for the Apple TV 4. The latest beta introduces a couple of new features to Apple’s latest generation streaming media player: App Store search support via Siri and dictation. 

Apple rejects The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth due to themes of ‘violence towards children’

Apple rejects The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth due to themes of ‘violence towards children’

The iOS version of the popular indie game, The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, was rejected by Apple due to themes of violence toward children according to the game publisher. 

Apple Watch users to gain access to “Fast Lane” in Tommy Hilfiger’s NY fashion show

Apple Watch users to gain access to “Fast Lane” in Tommy Hilfiger’s NY fashion show

Clothing company Tommy Hilfiger will be offering an express check-in line for New York Fashion Week attendees who own an Apple Watch