Patent Hints At Possibility Of Future Apple Watch Being Able To Help In Treating Parkinson’s Disease

Patent Hints At Possibility Of Future Apple Watch Being Able To Help In Treating Parkinson’s Disease

Apple continues to push the boundaries of what’s possible with smartwatches and introduces new features to improve health tracking and medical features. A new patent filed by the company mentions how a wearable device might help in treating Parkinson’s disease. It can be done by continuously tracking a user’s movements using new sensors.

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.

Save Time and Sharpen Your Reading Skills With This Mac App [Deals Hub]

Save Time and Sharpen Your Reading Skills With This Mac App [Deals Hub]

Reading faster helps you pretty much every area of life! From reading documents for school or work to curling up with a good book in your free time, we could all benefit from reading quicker. ZapReader Speed-Reading aims to help you power through reading material in a fraction of the time. And right now a lifetime subscription is available in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub for just $39.99, 91% off the usual price of $499. Not ready for that sort of commitment? 3-Yr subscription goes for $19.99, 91% off the usual price of $249 and a 1-Yr subscription goes for $9.99, 89% off the usual price of $99.

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.

Activation Lock on Macs Is Going to Make Them Difficult to Refurbish or Recycle

Activation Lock on Macs Is Going to Make Them Difficult to Refurbish or Recycle

With macOS Catalina, Apple has brought the Activation Lock feature from iPhones to Macs featuring a T2 chip. Activation Lock is primarily an anti-theft feature that requires one to sign in to the device with their Apple ID after formatting it. If not, the device will keep asking for your Apple ID and would be rendered unusable.