Tag Archive: Feature


Many smartphone photographers use Hipstamatic as a way to articulate their personal vision. But the quest for beautiful photos need not be so solitary. The iPhone app that lets you apply a vintage aesthetic from any era of photography now… Read more ›

Considering how great its other products are, there’s little contesting the fact that Apple’s search functions have traditionally sucked. That remains true to this day, although improvements are slowly being made — and proof of this is the newly-uncovered acquisition of a… Read more ›

Dropbox finally adds killer feature for iOS 8

It’s been about six months since iOS 8 came out, and the official Dropbox app has been lacking one major thing: the ability to save files to Dropbox from any app’s share menu. Today the long-awaited feature is finally available.… Read more ›

Touch ID is going to get a big upgrade in the next iPhone, according to a new rumor from reputable Apple analyst Ming Chi-Kuo. In his latest note to investors, Kuo says Apple plans to upgrade the fingerprint scanning technology in its… Read more ›

The Apple Store in downtown San Francisco got its own water fountain yesterday… sort of. In the afternoon, a construction worker carrying out work on the the corner of Stockton and Ellis Streets, near to the Union Square brick-and-mortar store,… Read more ›

On Monday, we reported that Apple has yanked Transmit from the App Store over a weird iCloud Drive rule. The app, from beloved Mac and iOS developer Panic, allowed you to upload content from iCloud Drive, which is seemingly obvious… Read more ›

Designed to help friends and family check on their nearest and dearest during natural disasters, Facebook is introducing a new Safety Check feature for its mobile app. The tool works by sending a push notification to devices that are near… Read more ›

iOS 8’s new Family Sharing feature makes it easier than ever for your entire family to share purchases on iTunes, iBooks and the App Store. Family Sharing is about more than just sneaking copies of apps off your siblings’ accounts,… Read more ›

Apple added a new feature to iOS 8 that makes it harder for retailers to track your location by snooping info broadcast over WiFi, but after digging into the MAC randomization feature, a security researcher has found some bad news: it only works… Read more ›

One of the best underrated features of iOS 8 is the addition of WiFi calling, and while carriers like T-Mobile and EE have already jumped onboard Apple’s new technology, AT&T is dragging its heels on WiFi Calling and doesn’t plan… Read more ›