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Report: 2020 iPhone Lineup Will Include 4.7-inch, 5.4-inch, Two 6.1-inch, 6.7-inch Models

Report: 2020 iPhone Lineup Will Include 4.7-inch, 5.4-inch, Two 6.1-inch, 6.7-inch Models

A research note with TF International Securities has revealed that Apple intends to launch five iPhones in 2020. The prediction comes from Ming-Chi Kuo and seems credible.

Apple to Launch iPhone SE 2 Plus with Touch ID Power Button in 2021

Apple to Launch iPhone SE 2 Plus with Touch ID Power Button in 2021

Apple is likely to renew its budget iPhone SE lineup. The company is expected to launch a new affordable iPhone SE 2 next year. Now a new report by Ming-Kuo claims that Apple will bring back TouchID on 2021 iPhone SE 2 Plus, a feature that was replaced by Face ID.

Rumor: 2021 iPhone Will Be Completely Wireless and Ditch Lightning Connector

Rumor: 2021 iPhone Will Be Completely Wireless and Ditch Lightning Connector

Starting from 2021, Apple is likely to ditch the Lightning connector on iPhones. The report note by famed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that the “highest-end model” in the 2021 iPhone lineup is expected to offer a “completely wireless experience.”

AirPlay 2 Cracked, You Can Now Stream Audio to Unsupported Speakers

AirPlay 2 Cracked, You Can Now Stream Audio to Unsupported Speakers

Three developers have seemingly managed to reverse engineer Apple’s AirPlay 2 protocol paving the way for iPhones and iPads to stream music to almost any wireless speaker which is connected to a Raspberry Pi.

Qualcomm President: Working with Apple to Launch a 5G iPhone ‘as Fast as We Can’

Qualcomm President: Working with Apple to Launch a 5G iPhone ‘as Fast as We Can’

Qualcomm’s President Cristiano Amon says that the company is working with Apple to launch a 5G iPhone “as fast as we can.” The statement was made by the Qualcomm president at the ongoing Snapdragon Tech Summit where the company announced its new X55 5G modem and flagship chipset for 2020 Android smartphones, the Snapdragon 865.

New Chat Feature Makes it Easier to Share Pictures on Google Photos

New Chat Feature Makes it Easier to Share Pictures on Google Photos

Google keeps on adding new and useful features to its Photos App. Recently, the Photos app gained a new feature that allows users to manually tag a person. Now the company has announced a chat app that is baked into Google Photos. The chat feature is aimed at helping users exchange photos by chatting with other users.

BMW Stops Charging its Customers for Using Apple CarPlay in Some Cars

BMW Stops Charging its Customers for Using Apple CarPlay in Some Cars

BMW is perhaps one of the very few manufacturers that charged annual fees for Apple CarPlay subscription. The German auto manufacturer used to charge $300 one-time fee or $80 subscription every year. Apparently this has not gone well with the consumers and BMW has now backtracked and started offering free CarPlay in some cars.

Apple’s Supplier, Murata Is Working on a Smaller Capacitor That Offers 10X Electrical Storage

Apple’s Supplier, Murata Is Working on a Smaller Capacitor That Offers 10X Electrical Storage

Apple’s supplier, Murata is working on technology that will allow them to shrink an electronic component in size. Murata Manufacturing has developed a smaller version of an electronic component used in iPhones and this is likely to help Apple.

Amazon Launches a Battery Backed Portable Echo Exclusively for India

Amazon Launches a Battery Backed Portable Echo Exclusively for India

One of the qualms I personally had with Amazon Echo is that it always required a power source. Amazon has launched a new portable Echo smart speaker that comes with a built-in rechargeable battery. The portable Echo is rated to offer up to 10 hours of music playback and a standby time of up to 11 hours.

Plex Starts Streaming Free, Ad-Supported Movies and TV Shows in over 200 Countries

Plex Starts Streaming Free, Ad-Supported Movies and TV Shows in over 200 Countries

Plex has launched its own movie and TV streaming service. And the best thing about the service is that it is free and available worldwide. Well, it shows you ads, but at least you get to watch movies and shows legally without having to pay anything.