Apple cracking down on pirates in its Enterprise Developer Program

Image: Carles Rabada

Apple’s Enterprise Developer Program has been making headlines recently, most notably with both Facebook and Google deploying “research” apps that violate Apple’s Privacy agreement. Now, Apple has begun cracking down on “pirates” within the program who deploy “hacked” versions of popular apps like ad-free Spotify, Pokémon Go, and more.

Continue reading Apple cracking down on pirates in its Enterprise Developer Program

Advertisements

New Patent suggests Apple is working on embedding Touch ID in the display of future iPhone models

Concept Image: Sid Ramirez

It has been long rumored that Apple has plans to bring back its Touch ID biometric authentication hardware for in-display fingerprint recognition. Apple ditched the hardware in favor of Face ID in all models after the iPhone X and third-generation iPad Pro. While Face ID has fewer false positives, Touch ID still reigns superior in many situations. Here’s everything we know so far.

Continue reading New Patent suggests Apple is working on embedding Touch ID in the display of future iPhone models

Apple’s Fifth Avenue ‘Cube’ store will open sometime during the first half of this year

Image: Apple

According to a new report, Apple is set to finish remodeling their iconic Fifth Avenue, New York City Cube store sometime during the first half of 2019. Here’s everything we know so far.

Continue reading Apple’s Fifth Avenue ‘Cube’ store will open sometime during the first half of this year

Apple blocks Facebook from running internal iOS apps after ‘research’ app controversy

Image: iEvangelos

Apple has shut down Facebook’s ability to distribute internal iOS apps after learning they were paying to gain access to user’s iPhone’s through a “research” app. Here’s everything we know about the situation.

Continue reading Apple blocks Facebook from running internal iOS apps after ‘research’ app controversy

AirPods 2 launching the first half of 2019, will support health features

Image: Apple

The highly anticipated second-generation AirPods are coming, and according to a new report, they will support health monitoring functions. Here’s everything we know so far about the first hardware update to the fully-wireless earbuds from Apple.

Continue reading AirPods 2 launching the first half of 2019, will support health features

Report: Apple said to be working on a new iPod touch

Image: Apple

According to some new reports, Apple may be working on updating its iPod touch, which was last updated in 2015. In an effort by Apple to increase its Services segment, and reach younger customers, a new iPod touch makes sense. Here’s everything we know so far.

Continue reading Report: Apple said to be working on a new iPod touch

Back to the Mac: Most useful Mac apps

Image: Malte Fleuter

Back to the Mac is a new series that digs deeper into the macOS operating system. Each week, I will review unique apps, reveal tips and tricks, and teach you how to further customize your Mac experience. This week, we will look into my top app picks for your Mac.

Continue reading Back to the Mac: Most useful Mac apps