The Best New Widgets for Your iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 16

Image: Weather Carrot With iOS 14, Apple added widgets to your iPhone home screen.With iOS 16, Apple wants to do the same with your lock screen. Owith this update, you can create multiple lock screens that you can browse at any time, and eEach lock screen can contain up to five different widgets: there’s a … Read more

Apple WatchOS 9 (2022): new features, how to download, compatibility

If you have an iPhone, the Apple Watch is by far the best fitness tracker. Perhaps the only downside (besides battery life) is that Apple’s health software has always been somewhat lacking. It is not uncommon to see Apple Watch users immediately transfer their data to more useful and easily exploitable software, such as Strava … Read more

Why the iPhone 14 eSIM might be a problem for you

Apple has a history of aggressively removing features in the name of progress. They killed the Mac’s DVD drive when discs were still popular, removed HDMI and MagSafe from MacBook Pros (before bringing them back later), and, of course, are responsible for the death of the headphone jack. Apple’s decision to now remove the SIM … Read more

The ‘Reality One’ brand could be linked to the Apple AR/VR headset

Photo: AFP (Getty Images) Is Apple secretly funding a shell company to buy brands related to its developing VR/AR headset? This is the latest juicy speculation from the Apple headphones rumor at Bloomberg. New report cites trademark filings in nearly a dozen countries for names such as “Reality One”, “Reality Pro” and “Reality Processor”, each … Read more

Precise location gives your coordinates to apps

Photo: AngieYeoh (Shutterstock) It’s no secret that our apps use our locations: in fact, many need them to function properly. You wouldn’t get very far on your road trip if Google Maps couldn’t see your location. But smartphone manufacturers do not specify how the location-sharing of works—in particular that you can choose between sharing your … Read more

Apple will expand its self-service repair program to MacBooks

Apple will now allow you to repair your laptop yourself at home, for a cost. The company is expanding its self-service repair program by just some iPhones include its MacBook Pro and MacBook Air laptops with M1 chips starting tomorrow, according to A press release. However, as with its previous smartphone program, there’s still a … Read more

Remove These 35 Malicious Apps From Your Android

Photo: BigTunaOnline (Shutterstock) Although official app stores are the safest way to find and download new software on your smartphone, they are not without flaws. The Google Play Store has safeguards in place to weed out malicious apps, but occasionally some manage to sneak past undetected. Thirty five such applications have just been discovered hidden … Read more

All iOS VPNs Are Worthless And Apple Knows It, Says Researcher

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and is eligible to earn an Amazon Associate and Affiliate Partner commission on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. A new detailed report indicates that a long-standing bug in iOS prevents any VPN from fully encrypting all traffic – and also claims that Apple … Read more

Samsung launches $3,500 55-inch “Odyssey Ark” curved gaming monitor

Samsung today announced the launch of Odyssey Ark, which the company claims is the world’s first 55-inch 4K curved display with a 165Hz refresh rate for enhanced gaming performance. Samsung first previewed the monitor at CESbut it is now available to order. Priced at $3,500, the Samsung Odyssey Ark features mini-LED technology with 1000R curvature … Read more