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iOS 9 said to pack support for Force Touch on the iPhone 6s

iOS 9 said to pack support for Force Touch on the iPhone 6s

Along with enhancements for Maps, security, and performance, iOS 9 is also said to contain small but important changes to usability, including support for Force Touch on the as-yet-unannounced iPhone 6s. Reports of some of the major new features in iOS 9 have already surfaced, but now we might...
Having problems with a sluggish iPhone or iPad? Don't be afraid to reset!

Having problems with a sluggish iPhone or iPad? Don't be afraid to reset!

If you're struggling with an iPhone or iPad that isn't working right, restoring it as new can be just what the device ordered! I've had a third-generation iPad — the first Retina Display-equipped model — since it was released. I've never upgraded, not even to the new iPad Air or iPad Air 2...
Stability and security said to be the primary focuses for iOS 9 and OS X 10.11

Stability and security said to be the primary focuses for iOS 9 and OS X 10.11

Apple is said to be planning fewer user-facing feature additions for iOS 9 and OS 10.11, putting a bigger focus on quality and polish. Apple's major software releases for 2015, iOS 9 and OS X 10.11, will reportedly have fewer tentpole features for users than previous upgrades, with Apple...
Apple once again said to be adding transit directions to Maps in iOS 9

Apple once again said to be adding transit directions to Maps in iOS 9

Transit directions, missing since Apple switched away from Google as a data provider for iOS 6, are once again said to be returning in iOS 9. Transit directions would be a major new feature to Apple's Maps application in iOS 9. The new directions, which were reportedly supposed to debut last year...
iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 may take a typography lesson from the Apple Watch

iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 may take a typography lesson from the Apple Watch

Apple will reportedly make their new San Francisco typeface the system font for both iOS 9 and OS X 10.11. San Francisco, the current system font on the Apple Watch, will reportedly also be the system font for both iOS 9 and OS X 10.11. It would replace Helvetica Neue, the current system font on...
I'd love it if iOS 9 brought 'complications' to the iPhone lock screen

I'd love it if iOS 9 brought 'complications' to the iPhone lock screen

Complications are what I miss most when not wearing my Apple Watch, especially when I'm looking at my iPhone lock screen. I've been thinking about this for a while, but I became acutely aware of it this weekend when I took my Apple Watch off for a couple of hours to see what, if anything, I'd...
Shared Google Calendars not showing up on iPhone, iPad, and Mac? Here's the fix!

Shared Google Calendars not showing up on iPhone, iPad, and Mac? Here's the fix!

Having problems getting Google Calendars to show up in the Calendars app on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac? If you accepted an invitation from someone to share a Google calendar but aren't seeing it on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac; it could be due to your Google Sync settings. Google turns sync off by...
iCloud Photo Library: Out of storage messages and how to fix it!

iCloud Photo Library: Out of storage messages and how to fix it!

Setting up iCloud Photo Library on a Mac or PC for the first time can result in out of storage messages on iPhone and iPad. iCloud Photo Library can help you save tremendous amounts of storage across iPhones, iPads, and Macs. For most of us, we have thousands of photos stored on our computers....
How to open links in the background with Safari for iPhone and iPad

How to open links in the background with Safari for iPhone and iPad

Opening Safari links in the background lets you open links without losing your place. You're reading a lengthy article on Safari for iPhone or iPad and you've found a link that you want to check out later. If you tap it, you'll load it and navigate away from the current page, even if you aren't...
Apple releases new beta of iOS 8.4 to developers and AppleSeed testers

Apple releases new beta of iOS 8.4 to developers and AppleSeed testers

Apple has released their third beta of iOS 8.4 to developers. They have also launched the second beta version for AppleSeed testers. Developers can grab the latest beta of iOS 8.4 from Apple's iOS Developer Center. Additionally, developers, as well as AppleSeed testers, can download the new...
How to stop the Music app from auto-playing in your car

How to stop the Music app from auto-playing in your car

Tired of your iPhone's Music app automatically playing when you connect via Bluetooth or USB? You aren't alone. This happens in many cars of many makes and models. The minute your iPhone is connected, the Music app takes over and decides to play whatever song is first up in your library, or...
'Hey Siri!' and the need for alternative activation phrases

'Hey Siri!' and the need for alternative activation phrases

"Hey Siri!" is an incredibly convenient way to activate your iPhone, iPad, and now... Apple Watch. Update: The Apple Watch is here, which makes "Hey Siri!" even more convenient but can lead to even more collisions. Have your iPhone plugged in and your Apple Watch on, say the magic words, and how...
How to stop remote images from loading in Mail for iPhone and iPad

How to stop remote images from loading in Mail for iPhone and iPad

If you want to make sure your email stays as private as possible, disabling remote images is a good idea. Just like disabling remote image loading on the Mac prevents companies and spammers alike from detecting when you opened an email, and potentially collecting other information, preventing...
This is how CarPlay works in the Ferrari California T

This is how CarPlay works in the Ferrari California T

MotoManTV takes an in-depth look at CarPlay in Ferrari's California T. The Ferrari California T is one of the first four cars from the company to come equipped with Apple's CarPlay infotainment system. CarPlay allows you to access some features and apps on your iPhone 5 or above from the...
Apple adds Maps Flyover support for 20 new locations

Apple adds Maps Flyover support for 20 new locations

Apple has added several more locations to its 3D Flyover feature in Maps, including a U.S. national park and several locations in Europe and Mexico. The Flyover feature in Apple Maps now supports 20 more locations, including the Arches National Park in Utah. There are also new locations in France...
We need VIP for all messaging, not just Mail

We need VIP for all messaging, not just Mail

VIP — very important person — lets you create a separate group and notification priority for the contacts that matter the most to you. Sadly, it's currently limited to Mail. *Update: Now that Apple Watch has shipped, having VIP as a system-level feature that not only Mail but Messages, Phone,...
iOS 8 adoption rate ticks up to 81%

iOS 8 adoption rate ticks up to 81%

Apple's latest data shows that iOS 8 is now installed on 81% of devices as of April 27, 2015. When last measured, iOS 8 adoption stood at 77%. While this shows fairly steady continued growth for Apple's latest major release, iOS 8 is still behind iOS 7's adoption rate, which was around 87% at...
Apple releases new beta of iOS 8.4 to developers, AppleSeed testers

Apple releases new beta of iOS 8.4 to developers, AppleSeed testers

Apple has released a new beta version of iOS 8.4 to developers. They have also released the first version of the beta for their AppleSeed testers. The latest beta of iOS 8.4 can be downloaded from Apple's iOS Developer Center, as well as over the air on devices running the previous beta....
What we're expecting from WWDC 2015

What we're expecting from WWDC 2015

WWDC 2015 is around the corner. What are you expecting? Apple's Worldwide Developers' Conference, themed "The epicenter of change," will kick off June 8 this year and run a full week, closing on June 12. Here's what iMore's staff is looking forward to seeing from the company's keynote and state...
I'd love to see Handoff for iTunes in iOS 9

I'd love to see Handoff for iTunes in iOS 9

One of Continuity's best features is Handoff — the ability to push not just data but state between iPhone, iPad, and Mac. Using Handoff, you can start an email on your iPhone, sit down at your Mac, tap an icon, and finish right where you left off. You can start reading a website on your Mac and...

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