Tag Archive: Longer


Siri will no longer be stumped by your baseball queries

Just in time for Apple’s new multi-year deal with Major League Baseball, Siri can now fill you in on whatever baseball questions you have — with newly-implemented knowledge covering 29 baseball leagues, as well as historical stats dating back to the start of baseball records. Siri has been offering sports scores since iOS 6 in 2012, […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Videos on Instagram just got four times longer

Once an app only for photos, Instagram is now greatly extending its video capabilities. Coming soon, users will be able to share videos up to 60 seconds in length. Instagram started rolling out this change today and says more improvements to video are coming in a future update. One such improvement Instagram says will arrive […]

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How to keep your Apple Watch display on longer in watchOS 2

Here’s another tip that’s snuck into watchOS 2: Did you know that you can keep your Apple Watch awake longer now while you’re using it? Apple hasn’t mentioned this feature much, if at all; we couldn’t even find it on the details screen when we upgraded. But it’s a great addition to the firmware that […]

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One of Apple’s key iPhone design patents is no longer protected

One of Apple’s key iPhone patents has been given a non-final rejection in the still-dragging-on Apple vs. Samsung lawsuit. The reason? According to a new report, it should never have been granted in the first place, due to an issue with prior art and apparent “obviousness.” Among all the dense patent-ese is the fact that […][Read More…]

iOS beta users can no longer write App Store reviews

In what will surely be met with a sigh of relief from developers, Apple has stopped people running beta versions of iOS from writing reviews of apps in the App Store. Many of these reviews tend to be negative because…Read more ›

You no longer need to jailbreak to get Popcorn Time on your iPhone

Sometimes described as “Netflix for pirates,” the video streaming service Popcorn Time is coming to iPhone, courtesy of its very own iOS app. The standalone app will launch imminently — quite possibly as early as today — and will allow users to watch pirated…Read more ›

Rest in Pod: Apple no longer reporting iPod sales

Although the iMac generated a whole lot of buzz for Apple upon Steve Jobs’ return in the late 1990s, it was the debut of the iPod in October 2001 that truly dispatched Apple on its path to astronomical levels of…Read more ›

FCC: T-Mobile can no longer lie about throttled data cap speeds

T-Mobile has tried to make a reputation for itself lately as the most honest wireless carrier around… but the FCC just had to rap the so-called Uncarrier’s knuckles for lying to its customers about how fast their data connections were…Read more ›