Tag Archive: Touch


Apple is reportedly testing two different designs for incorporating Apple Watch-style Force Touch technology into its next iPhone, according to a new report citing the Taiwanese supply chain. With around five months until the next iPhone is unveiled, Apple is… Read more ›

A chess Grandmaster could be slapped with a 15-year ban after being caught using an iPod touch to cheat. Georgian champion Gaioz Nigalidze’s strategy involved rushing to the toilet between moves to consult his iOS device, which was reportedly hidden… Read more ›

Thumbs down: iOS update breaks Touch ID for some

Apple dropped its third major update for iOS 8 yesterday, and among its racially diverse emoji, two-factor authentication for Google and new Siri languages was another altogether-more-unwelcome addition: a fault that is stopping Touch ID from working for many users.… Read more ›

In her latest blog on Apple’s website, supermodel and Apple Watch spokesperson Christy Turlington has revealed a few more interesting tidbits about the Apple wearable that I didn’t previously know — such as the fact that you can use the… Read more ›

Force Touch could be an iPhone 6s Plus exclusive

The Apple Watch’s Force Touch technology could be coming to Apple’s next-generation iPhone — but possibly only to the larger-sized iPhone 6s Plus. Force Touch, for those unfamiliar with it, is the Apple tech which allows it to tell the difference between… Read more ›

Apple’s magical Force Touch trackpad — which uses haptic technology to make the new MacBook trackpad feel like it’s clicking, even when it’s not — was unveiled at the company’s recent “Spring Forward” event. But a patent application published today suggests that this is merely… Read more ›

It figures that the city known for generating the most Instagram selfles open a museum to attract selfie shooters. Art in Island, an interactive art museum in a Filipino suburb of Manilla, has installations designed for visitors to incorporate themselves… Read more ›

We’re still waiting for the unbelievably gorgeous 12-inch MacBook to ship, but our friends at iFixit have already done a teardown on the updated MacBook Pro, revealing the secret sauce behind the new Force Touch Trackpad and Taptic Engine that both new… Read more ›

A new beta build of OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 has been seeded to developers this morning alongside the release of iOS 8.3 beta 3. The new update is available in the Mac Dev Center or via a software update, and… Read more ›

Next iPhone to Have Force Touch Technology

Apple will introduce Force Touch technology on the next models of iPhone, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. Force Touch is able to determine soft touches from hard presses on the devices screen to be able to perform different functions. The technology was first introduced with Apple Watch, and now resides … Read More