iOS 10.2 vs. iOS 10.2.1 Beta 4 Speed Test

iOS 10.2 vs. iOS 10.2.1 Beta 4 Speed Test

Just yesterday, Apple released iOS 10.2.1 beta 4 to developers and public testers. Compared to iOS 10.2, the .1 release brings about some minor bug fixes and enhancements. But what about performance? Does 10.2.1 bring any major performance improvements to the table?

Top 3 Game Controllers for Apple TV

Top 3 Game Controllers for Apple TV

You can have fun with plenty of games on Apple TV with the Siri Remote, but serious gamers should consider buying a compatible game controller. In fact some of the more intense games for Apple TV require that you have one. They’re relatively inexpensive and can successfully turn your Apple TV set-top box into a step below, but still delightfully affordable video game console.

Apple’s Secret Culture Led To Chris Lattner Quitting The Company [Updated]

Apple’s Secret Culture Led To Chris Lattner Quitting The Company [Updated]

Earlier this week, Chris Lattner, the author of LLVM and creator of Swift, quit Apple and joined Tesla as VP of Autopilot Software. The move came as a shock since Lattner has been working at Apple for a very long time, and considering he is deemed as the founder of Swift, the decision surprised many. Now, Business Insider details in a report the reason behind Lattner’s departure from Apple.

Google Maps Will Now Directly Let You Hail An Uber; Offers Improved Ride Service Mode Experience

Google Maps Will Now Directly Let You Hail An Uber; Offers Improved Ride Service Mode Experience

Google today announced that it is making the ride services experience in Google Maps even better by offering deeper integration with ride service providers like Uber and Lyft. Up until now, Google Maps displayed the estimated fare of going to a location from Uber and Lyft.

Apple Increases tvOS App Size Restriction from 200MB to 4GB

Apple Increases tvOS App Size Restriction from 200MB to 4GB

Apple has increased the size of tvOS app bundles from 200MB to 4GB thereby allowing developers to bundle more content into their apps and games. The increased app size will greatly benefit games which up until now have been limited by the 200MB size.

Daily App Deals for January 12, 2017 featuring Motorsport Manager, Brave Guardians TD and more

Daily App Deals for January 12, 2017 featuring Motorsport Manager, Brave Guardians TD and more

We have some great apps for you today that are discounted for a short duration in the App Store, including Motorsport Manager, Brave Guardians TD and others. Some deals may expire quickly — even on the same day of this post. If there is a discounted app that you like, grab it while it is still on sale.

Consumer Reports Now Recommends 2016 MacBook Pro

Consumer Reports Now Recommends 2016 MacBook Pro

Soon after the public launch of the late-2016 MacBook Pro, issues arose regarding the company’s published expectations for battery life, and real world results.

U.S. Appeals Court Revives App Store Monopoly Case

U.S. Appeals Court Revives App Store Monopoly Case

A lawsuit originally filed in 2012, which saw App Store customers aggravated that they could not buy iOS apps outside of Apple’s iOS App Store, has been revived.

Apple Seeds iOS 10.2.1 Beta 4 to Developers and Public Testers

Apple Seeds iOS 10.2.1 Beta 4 to Developers and Public Testers

Apple has seeded another version of its beta software for the upcoming iOS 10.2.1.

Opera Unveils Experimental Web Browser Called Neon

Opera Unveils Experimental Web Browser Called Neon

Browsing the web is an area that some folks want to change, see it evolve even, and Opera is one company tossing out a concept of what that might look like.