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Scanbot revamps its iPad interface and adds new sharing options

Scanbot revamps its iPad interface and adds new sharing options

Mobile scanning app Scanbot has been updated, adding several new enhancements and features, including quick settings and a new interface for the iPad. Scanbot has added a number of improvements in its latest update, beginning with the iPad. The new layout on the iPad now supports all...
Facebook Messenger video calling

Facebook Messenger's free video calling feature is now available in most countries

Users of Facebook Messenger should now be able to engage in a video call with every other user of the popular messaging app worldwide, with a few exceptions. A few weeks ago, Facebook added a video calling feature to its Facebook Messenger app for people in the US and 17 other countries. The...
How to get Faces to sync between multiple computers on Photos for OS X

How to get Faces to sync between multiple computers in Photos for OS X

Your Faces album won't sync across your computers — but there's another way to see that collection across your devices. I like being able to see images of certain family members at a glance — it's helpful for building birthday cards, for instance, or finding great blackmail photos — and it's why...
New program to use Apple Watch to track behavioral health of cancer patients

New program to use Apple Watch to track behavioral health of cancer patients

Doctors at the MD Anderson Cancer Center will soon begin a program that uses the Apple Watch as a support tool for breast cancer patients. The MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper in New Jersey will use the Apple Watch to track behavioral data in breast cancer patients using a specially-designed...
Apple Watch and accessibility: First impressions

Apple Watch and accessibility: First impressions

Thanks to my awesome girlfriend, I was fortunate to take delivery of an Apple Watch on April 24. Like others, I've spent the last few weeks trying to understand it and figure out how it fits into my life. So far, Apple Watch has left me very pleased overall. The fact that I'm so pleased with...
Best Thunderbolt 2 RAID systems for Mac

Best Thunderbolt 2 RAID systems for Mac

Looking for balls to the wall storage performance for the Mac? Thunderbolt 2 and RAID is the way to go. If you want the fastest possible data storage for your Macintosh, getting a Thunderbolt 2 system is the way to go (assuming your Mac has Thunderbolt 2, of course). Getting a RAID — a Redundant...
How the Apple Watch can help battle your iPhone addiction

How the Apple Watch can help battle your iPhone addiction

I ordered an Apple Watch to help me track health and fitness data. Almost a month into using it, however, I'm finding its best feature is that it keeps me off my iPhone and iPad. Smartphone usage has gotten completely out of hand, though I doubt that's breaking news to anyone. Whether you're...
Apple Watch bands and accessibility

Apple Watch bands and accessibility

With the Apple Watch, accessibility is built into more than just the software — it's in the bands as well. While it has a bevy of software-based accessibility features, the Apple Watch also offers significant hardware accessibility as well. Whether it was intentional or just the result of good,...
How to type Spock's Vulcan salute emoji with your Apple Watch

How to type Spock's Vulcan salute emoji with your Apple Watch

Once you've gotten the 'live long and prosper' emoji onto your iPhone, the next step is getting it onto your Apple Watch! The Apple Watch 1.0.1 update brings the Apple Watch into emoji parity with iOS 8.3 on the iPhone. That means it can display all the new diversity emoji sent from iOS devices...
Apple Watch update includes fixes for VoiceOver accessibility

Apple Watch update includes fixes for VoiceOver accessibility

The Watch OS 1.0.1 update also brings fixes to VoiceOver for Apple Watch VoiceOver is an Accessibility feature that "speaks" the Apple Watch interface out loud for blind and visually impaired customers. There were a few bugs in the launch version, however, that are now fixed in today's Watch OS...
Outlook for iPhone

Microsoft is developing a new Outlook companion app called 'Flow' for the iPhone [Updated]

Microsoft appears to be developing a new and lightweight email client for the iPhone called Flow that can be used in tandem with its Outlook app. A leak image of a download site seems to have revealed Microsoft's plans for Flow, an upcoming email app for the iPhone that could be used in tandem...
Sega at E3

Sega has pulled 16 of its iPhone and iPad games from circulation

iPhone and iPad owners now have 16 less games to download from the iOS app store, thanks to Sega removing them from circulation. As Sega promised they would do last week, the company has now removed 16 of its older mobile games made for the iPhone and iPad from the iOS App Store. Sega didn't...
Tim Cook reportedly says that Apple Watch is on track for June retail launch

Tim Cook reportedly says that Apple Watch is on track for June retail launch

Apple CEO Tim Cook has reportedly told employees that the Apple Watch should still be arriving in retail stores in June. Reiterating comments from Angela Ahrendts last month, Tim Cook reportedly told employees that the Apple Watch would be coming to Apple Stores in June, though he did not specify...
How to update the Watch OS software on your Apple Watch

How to update the Watch OS software on your Apple Watch

Watch OS updates are handled through the Apple Watch app on your iPhone. Apple Watch software updates are similar to iPhone software updates. Because the Apple Watch is paired to the iPhone for internet access and easy device management, however, Watch OS updates aren't done directly on the...
First Watch OS update for Apple Watch now available!

First Watch OS update for Apple Watch now available!

Apple has just released the first Watch OS 1.0.1 software update for the Apple Watch. In addition to performance improvements and bug fixes, the Apple Watch software update includes support for the new diversity Emoji first seen in iOS 8.3 on the iPhone and iPad, improved performance for...
Here maps

Microsoft may have offered to buy part of Nokia's HERE maps division

Microsoft may have offered to buy a minority stake in Nokia's HERE maps division, according to a new report. HERE Maps, the mapping division of the Finland-based Nokia, might have a number of new buyout offers. That includes one from Microsoft to purchase a minority stake in HERE. Bloomberg...
PCalc brings their own take on wrist calculations to the Apple Watch

PCalc brings their own take on wrist calculations to the Apple Watch

PCalc, one of the leading calculator applications for iPhone and iPad, has arrived on the Apple Watch. PCalc, the versatile calculator app, is now available on the Apple Watch. On the watch, the blue button on the top-right of the number pad allows access to calculation controls, as well as a...
Apple Maps

TomTom will continue to provide data for Apple Maps

Apple Maps will continue to use data provided by GPS company TomTom, thanks to a renewal of a previous agreement between the two companies. Amsterdam-based TomTom will keep providing data to Apple for use in its Maps app. TomTom revealed the news in an extremely brief press release: TomTom...
MixRadio

MixRadio leaves beta, brings the noise to the iPhone for the first time

Popular streaming music service, MixRadio, has today announced its official arrival on iPhone at an event in New York City. The expansion away from Windows Phone comes as MixRadio recently left Microsoft ownership and was acquired by LINE, perhaps best known for its cross-platform messaging app...
How to fix a stuck Apple Watch app install

How to fix a stuck app install on Apple Watch

Have apps on your Apple Watch that are stuck installing or updating? If so, you're not alone. Sometimes, no matter how much time you give an Apple Watch app to install or update, it still shows the loading icon. While Apple will most likely address this issue in a future update, we can walk you...

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