iOS

Apple Maps now has ‘real-time’ animations in 3D, Big Ben shows the actual time

Apple Maps now has ‘real-time’ animations in 3D, Big Ben shows the actual time

Apple has just given you a great reason to open up its Maps app by integrating “real-time” animations into its 3D views. Users will find the actual time displayed on Big Ben, and they can watch the London Eye turn as Flyover pans around it.

How iPhones and iPads were used to film tonight’s episode of Modern Family

How iPhones and iPads were used to film tonight’s episode of Modern Family

Tonight’s episode of Modern Family was filmed entirely on Apple devices. iPhones, iPads, and even MacBooks were used to shoot every scene, and in a new video, the show’s co-creator and executive producer, Steve Levitan, explains exactly how it was done to provide a genuine feel.

Apple patents new screen and app sharing method for iOS

Apple patents new screen and app sharing method for iOS

While screen sharing for collaboration has become a popular function on desktops, it still hasn’t made its way to our mobile devices. But a new Apple patent suggests the company is working on a new screen and data sharing method for iPhones and iPads.

Apple to launch public beta testing program for iOS 8.3 and iOS 9

Apple to launch public beta testing program for iOS 8.3 and iOS 9

According to sources of 9to5Mac, Apple will be launching the first-ever public beta program for iOS in March this year with the release of iOS 8.3 to a limited number of users.

Alto’s Adventure should be the next iOS game you buy from the App Store

Alto’s Adventure should be the next iOS game you buy from the App Store

Snowman, the awesome development team behind Checkmark for iOS, has turned its attention to game development for a new title called Alto’s Adventure. It’s a gorgeous yet simple snowboarding game unlike any other you’ve played, and you’re going to want to get it.

Apple Pay is a big hit for Staples shoppers on mobile

Apple Pay is a big hit for Staples shoppers on mobile

Just four months after making its public debut, Apple Pay is already the number one payment method for shoppers using the Staples app on iOS, the retailer has confirmed. However, the platform hasn’t yet taken off in the company’s physical retail stores.

Microsoft’s Office apps for iOS now support iCloud storage

Microsoft’s Office apps for iOS now support iCloud storage

Microsoft is updating its entire Office suite for iOS to add support for iCloud storage, allowing iPhone and iPad users to open and save their documents in an existing iCloud account and avoid a costly Office 365 subscription.

Microsoft’s Outlook second update for iOS brings IMAP support and more

Microsoft’s Outlook second update for iOS brings IMAP support and more

Less than three weeks after it was initially launched on the App Store, Microsoft has started rolling out the second update for its Outlook app for iOS. 

Apple backtracks on decision to ban marijuana apps

Apple backtracks on decision to ban marijuana apps

Apple has backtracked on its decision to ban MassRoots, a social iOS app that helps users locate marijuana and share their experiences with others. However, the Cupertino company has imposed new rules that it and similar services must abide by.

Apple teams up with Pinterest to improve app discovery

Apple teams up with Pinterest to improve app discovery

Apple has joined forces with Pinterest in an effort to make it easier for users to discover new apps. Launching today, a new product called App Pins hopes to do the same for iOS apps and games that Pinterest has already done for things like recipes, photos, and lots more.