Australian Retailer Stops Selling AirTag Due to Child Safety Concerns

Australian Retailer Stops Selling AirTag Due to Child Safety Concerns

Major Australian retailer Officeworks has temporarily stopped selling AirTags in the country due to child safety concerns.

Phil Schiller Suggested Reducing the App Store Fees to 20-25% in 2011

Phil Schiller Suggested Reducing the App Store Fees to 20-25% in 2011

Phill Schiller, head of the App Store at Apple, considered reducing the App Store fees back in 2011 when the store generated over $1 billion in profit for the first time.

Apple Stops Signing iOS 14.4.2, Downgrading from iOS 14.5 No Longer Possible

Apple Stops Signing iOS 14.4.2, Downgrading from iOS 14.5 No Longer Possible

After the release of iOS 14.5.1 earlier today, Apple has stopped signing iOS 14.4.2. This, essentially, means that you can no longer install iOS 14.4.2, or any earlier version of iOS if you’ve already updated your iPhone to iOS 14.5 or the latest iOS 14.5 release.

Twitter Spaces Is Now Available For Anyone with 600+ Followers

Twitter Spaces Is Now Available For Anyone with 600+ Followers

Recently Twitter announced a live audio room feature to take on the likes of Clubhouse. Until now, the feature was in a public beta. Today Twitter has announced that anyone with more than 600 followers can access Spaces on iOS.

iOS 14.5.1 and iPadOS 14.5.1 Download Available Now

iOS 14.5.1 and iPadOS 14.5.1 Download Available Now

Following the release of iOS 14.5 last week, Apple has released iOS 14.5.1 and iPadOS 14.5.1 to the public. The minor point release of the OS fixes a bug with App Tracking Transparency.

120Hz iPhone 13 Pro OLED Displays to be Exclusively Supplied by Samsung

120Hz iPhone 13 Pro OLED Displays to be Exclusively Supplied by Samsung

Last year rumors claimed that the iPhone 12 series could feature a display with a 120Hz refresh rate but that did not happen. Now iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max models are rumored to come equipped with a 120Hz refresh rate OLED display.

Top 5 Apple AirTag Alternatives to Buy in 2021

Top 5 Apple AirTag Alternatives to Buy in 2021

Apple announced the AirTag at its ‘Spring Loaded’ event last month. AirTag is a simple tracking solution from Apple that helps you keep track of things like keys, wallets, and bags. The Bluetooth tracker from Apple is now available to order, but is it the only Bluetooth tracker you should consider? These are the top 5 AirTag alternatives that you should consider buying.

Apple Watch Could Gain Blood Glucose and Blood Pressure Monitoring Next Year

Apple Watch Could Gain Blood Glucose and Blood Pressure Monitoring Next Year

Apple could potentially add blood pressure, blood glucose, and blood alcohol monitoring to a future version of the Apple Watch. The company has partnered with the British company Rockley Photonics that has developed sensors for reading multiple signals from blood. These signals can typically only be read using medical equipment.

Apple Could Launch iPad mini 6 Later This Year

Apple Could Launch iPad mini 6 Later This Year

Apple is expected to refresh the iPad mini in the second half of this year. The claim has been made by Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo based on a supply chain check.

Facebook Wants iPhone Users to Grant Tracking Permission to Keep Services ‘Free of Charge’

Facebook Wants iPhone Users to Grant Tracking Permission to Keep Services ‘Free of Charge’

With the release of iOS 14.5, Apple also rolled out App Tracking Transparency which requires apps to take users’ explicit permission before they can track them across apps and services. The feature is expected to have an impact on the advertising industry, with Facebook heavily criticizing it. Now, Facebook and Instagram want iPhone users to grant them the required permission for tracking them to keep their services “free of charge.”