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Apple Releases WatchOS 6.2.1 with FaceTime Audio Bug Fix

Apple Releases WatchOS 6.2.1 with FaceTime Audio Bug Fix

Apple has released watchOS 6.2.1, a minor update aimed at fixing some bugs. The company had released watchOS 6.2 last month. The latest update comes with FaceTime audio bug fix.

Apple Is Shipping Single Replacement AirPods with Unreleased Firmware and Rendering it Useless

Apple Is Shipping Single Replacement AirPods with Unreleased Firmware and Rendering it Useless

Whenever you complain of faulty AirPods, Apple examines the same and decides whether or not it qualifies for a replacement. Once the replacement is approved, Apple ships it to you. A new issue has cropped up wherein Apple is sending single replacement AirPods with an unreleased firmware.

iPhone XR Customers Have Filed a Class Action Lawsuit For Connectivity Issues Due to ‘Defective’ Antenna

iPhone XR Customers Have Filed a Class Action Lawsuit For Connectivity Issues Due to ‘Defective’ Antenna

In the recent past, there has been a deluge of complaints regarding connectivity issues on the iPhone XR. Now customers have filed a class-action suit against Apple in the Northern District of California. The lawsuit accuses Apple of fraudulent concealment, breach of implied warranty of merchantability and breach of express warranty.

New Book Talks about Alleged Hostile Work Environment in Apple’s IS&T Division

New Book Talks about Alleged Hostile Work Environment in Apple’s IS&T Division

In today’s world, it is very common for tech giants to foster a hypercompetitive work environment. Despite all the benefits, in some cases, it gives rise to hostility amongst workers. A new book called “Always Day One-How Tech Titans Stay on Top” talks about Apple and has interviewed former employees who call the IS&T group as a “Game of Thrones nightmare” and also highlighted the cold war that “goes on every day.”

Apple Maps Brings Groceries, Food Delivery, Pharmacy Category to the Forefront during COVID-19

Apple Maps Brings Groceries, Food Delivery, Pharmacy Category to the Forefront during COVID-19

Apple Maps has reorganized categories and brings food delivery and medical services to the forefront. The changes are aimed at helping users during the COVID-19 outbreak and are similar to the one introduced by Google Maps.

Germany Releases Smartwatch App That Helps Monitor the Coronavirus Spread

Germany Releases Smartwatch App That Helps Monitor the Coronavirus Spread

Public health authorities across the world are striving hard to contain and minimize the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak. In this regard, Germany has announced a smartwatch app that can monitor the spread of COVID-19 and also help the authorities understand the effectiveness of measures taken.

Apple Over-Ear Headphones Could Launch at WWDC, AirPods X Due for September

Apple Over-Ear Headphones Could Launch at WWDC, AirPods X Due for September

A new leak from YouTuber Jon Prosser has provided more details about Apple’s upcoming over-ear headphones and the ‘AirPods Pro Lite.’

Leaked Image Shows iPhone 12’s Smaller Notch and iOS 14’s Home Screen Widget

Leaked Image Shows iPhone 12’s Smaller Notch and iOS 14’s Home Screen Widget

New image glyphs presumably found in an internal build of iOS 14 add further credence to rumors of the 2020 5G iPhone 12 lineup shipping with a smaller notch. The glyphs also confirm home screen widgets on the iPhone’s home screen in iOS 14.

WhatsApp Limits Message Forwarding to One Chat at a Time to Fight Fake News

WhatsApp Limits Message Forwarding to One Chat at a Time to Fight Fake News

In a bid to fight misinformation and to prevent its users from getting overwhelmed with forwarded messages, WhatsApp is introducing a new limit on forwarding messages. Previously, the messaging service limited forwarding messages to five contacts at once. Starting today though, there is a limit of one chat at a time.

iOS 14 Concept Envisions New Mail App, List View for Home Screen, More

iOS 14 Concept Envisions New Mail App, List View for Home Screen, More

Plenty of details about iOS 14 have already leaked highlighting the new features and enhancements it would be bringing to iPhones and iPads this time around. This includes a new list view for apps on the home screen, a new AR app, improved system apps, and more. An iOS 14 concept from creator Stijn van Oosterwijk envisions how Apple would be revamping the UI of many of the system apps in the OS, how the list view for the home screen would look like, and more.