Apple today sent out email invitations to developers inviting them to join various events focused on specific iOS, iPadOS, and macOS features like widgets and App Clips. A widget-centric event called “Building Great Widget Experiences” is set to take place on February 1, 2021, and will provide developers with opportunities to learn new techniques for creating useful ‌widgets‌ for their apps. We’d like you to join us for Building Great Widget Experiences…

Apple today released iOS 14.4 and the HomePod 14.4 software, with these two updates introducing improved Handoff functionality between the HomePod mini and the iPhone 11 and iPhone 12 models. In our latest YouTube video, we tested out the new functionality to see just how it works. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. The ‌HomePod mini‌, the ‌iPhone 11‌ models, and the ‌iPhone 12‌ models all have Apple’s U1…

Apple today released iOS 14.4 and iPadOS 14.4, and along with a handful of minor new features, the software introduces security fixes for three vulnerabilities that may have been used in the wild. According to a security support document shared by Apple, there were kernel and WebKit vulnerabilities affecting all iPhones and iPads running iOS or iPadOS 14. The kernel vulnerability could allow a malicious application to elevate privileges, and Apple says…

Streaming media platform Plex today announced the launch of a new Plex Arcade feature that makes dozens of retro games available to stream from Plex. Retro arcade games can be played on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Chrome, and Android devices. Setup requires a Plex Media server on Windows or macOS, and any Bluetooth or USB game controller is compatible. Plex says that it recommends a Sony DualShock 4 or Xbox One controller…

Apple today announced that current Apple hardware engineering SVP Dan Riccio is transitioning to a new role where he will focus on an unspecified project, with John Ternus set to take over as Apple’s senior vice president of hardware engineering. In a statement, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that Riccio made Apple a better and more innovative company, and that Ternus will bring a deep expertise and breadth of experience to the…

Designer Arun Venkatesan today shared an interesting deep dive into some of the classic watch designs that inspired various watch faces for the Apple Watch, detailing how Apple took design cues from well-known watches from companies like Rolex, Breitling, Heuer, and others. Venkatesan delves into the California watch face, the Chronograph and Chronograph Pro watch faces, the Count Up watch face, and the GMT watch face. The California watch face, for example,…

Verizon today unveiled a new unlimited plan designed to allow prepaid customers to access Verizon’s fastest 5G network for $75 per month. As noted by The Verge, the plan is priced at $10 more than the standard unlimited prepaid plan and provides access to Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband network, which is the fastest available 5G that can be accessed in a limited number of cities. It also includes unlimited 5G Ultra Wideband…

Apple today announced the launch of a new “Time to Walk” feature that’s available to Apple Watch owners who are also Fitness+ subscribers, with the service offering up audio stories from celebrities. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. We took a quick look at Time to Walk in our latest YouTube video to see what it’s all about and whether it’s a worthwhile addition to the Fitness+ service. Time…

Earlier this week, Apple seeded the watchOS 7.3 Release Candidate, which is typically the final beta version of a software update. The release notes for the update list a new “Time to Walk” feature for Apple Fitness+ subscribers, described as “an audio experience in the Workout app where guests share inspiring stories as you walk.” Apple Fitness+ subscribers will be able to open the Workout app on an Apple Watch, select Time…

It’s early to talk about the 2021 iPhone, but rumors are already buzzing about what to expect from the so called iPhone 13. Here’s what we know so far. Click to read our iPhone 13 Roundup. — Full Story (EN):More … Prevod :Prevod teksta Source:MacRumors