Today Fraunhofer HHI has announced the successor to H.265 HEVC codec. The latest Versatile Video Coding is named H.266 and is expected to increase video capture quality on iOS while greatly reducing the data requirement.
Amazon and others were offering some great deals on Apple Products this 4th of July. Don’t worry if you missed the deals. Amazon is now offering huge discounts on AirPods Pro and 13-inch MacBook Pro while B&H on the 16-inch MacBook Pro. Thats not all, we have also discovered great deals on Apple accessories.
We were startled that iPhone 6s, a device that debuted five years ago supported the latest iOS 14. Brandon Butch, a YouTuber has now released a video that shows how iPhone 6s handles iOS 14 beta.
Apple has been criticized by a group of European digital advertising associations for the changes it has made in iOS 14 which will make it harder for advertisers to show personalized ads to users and track them across websites and apps. The changes in iOS 14 require apps to show a pop-up and explicitly get their permission to track them across apps and websites. The association is backed by sixteen marketing companies including Facebook, Google, and more.
Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims in his latest investors note that the Cupertino company will be using a “high-end” lens setup for the rear camera of the iPhone 12 lineup. The company will be sourcing the 8-element camera lens from its supply-chain partner Largan in mid-July for this.
Rumors about Apple’s CarKey feature was doing rounds way before it was announced at the WWDC. As we saw in Keynote, BMW is the first car manufacturer to support Car Key. Now BMW has added support for the Car Key feature via the BMW Connected app.
It is no secret that Apple generates a decent revenue from the App Store. A report by Sensor Tower tells us that Apple has generated a revenue of $32.8 billion globally from the App Store. Interestingly, the App Store revenue is nearly double as that earned by the Play Store during the first half of 2020.
Apple Watch owners often end up buying different bands to stand out of the crowd and use a different one for each occasion. A Redditor has posted his Apple Watch Band collection and it is sure to make you feel envious! The images show hundreds of Apple Watch Bands neatly arranged and labeled.