Can my phone be tracked?
Absolutely yes, your smartphone can be tracked – the question we should be asking is: what can we do about it? Today we’re going to run down several easy ways in which we can see our phone being tracked, first of all. Then we’re going to shut down this tracking in a few easy steps. It’s really not too big … Continue reading...
Apple deploys drones to collect data and beat Google Maps
Unlike most of its other products, Apple had an infamous launch of its Maps, marred by faulty software that irked users, and it probably helped elevate the popularity of the Google Maps even further. It has been over four years, and Apple is now planning to deploy drones to beat Google when it comes to Maps. So, Apple plans to use drones along with some new indoor features to help improve its Maps service, Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the matter. Apple has also a...
Apple deploys drones to collect data and beat Google Maps
Unlike most of its other products, Apple had an infamous launch of its Maps, marred by faulty software that irked users, and it probably helped elevate the popularity of the Google Maps even further. It has been over four years, and Apple is now planning to deploy drones to beat Google when it comes to Maps. So, Apple plans to use drones along with some new indoor features to help improve its Maps service, Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the matter. Apple has also a...
Apple deploys drones to collect data and beat Google Maps
Unlike most of its other products, Apple had an infamous launch of its Maps, marred by faulty software that irked users, and it probably helped elevate the popularity of the Google Maps even further. It has been over four years, and Apple is now planning to deploy drones to beat Google when it comes to Maps. So, Apple plans to use drones along with some new indoor features to help improve its Maps service, Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the matter. Apple has also a...
A flock of drones could save Apple Maps
Picture the scene: Tim Cook cackling at the top of his castle, screaming “Fly, my pretties!” as a wave of drones swoop out to give Apple an edge over Google Maps. The Cupertino firm’s homegrown navigation app, Apple Maps, didn’t arrive to the best of reviews, and while the software has undoubtedly improved since its debut in late 2012 – … Continue reading...
A flock of drones could save Apple Maps
Picture the scene: Tim Cook cackling at the top of his castle, screaming “Fly, my pretties!” as a wave of drones swoop out to give Apple an edge over Google Maps. The Cupertino firm’s homegrown navigation app, Apple Maps, didn’t arrive to the best of reviews, and while the software has undoubtedly improved since its debut in late 2012 – … Continue reading...
These 15 tips will help you navigate like a pro with Apple Maps
The interface of Apple Maps may be simple, but there are plenty of features hidden behind the scenes. Here are some tips to help you make the most of the navigation app, whether you're looking to drop a pin or clear your location history. The post These 15 tips will help you navigate like a pro with Apple Maps appeared first on Digital Trends....
These 15 tips will help you navigate like a pro with Apple Maps
The interface of Apple Maps may be simple, but there are plenty of features hidden behind the scenes. Here are some tips to help you make the most of the navigation app, whether you're looking to drop a pin or clear your location history. The post These 15 tips will help you navigate like a pro with Apple Maps appeared first on Digital Trends....
iOS 10.1 released: 3 reasons to upgrade
iOS 10.1 has arrived and with it comes a number of new features, fixes, and tweaks. The changelog for big releases like this can get pretty long, especially when there are new features coming down the pipeline like there are with iOS 10.1. With that in mind, here are three reasons to jump to the newest release of Apple‘s mobile … Continue reading...
Apple to cut iPhone bugs by harmonizing dev teams
It would appear that Apple thinks the development of its cloud services could be more efficient. Anonymous sources close to this issue have told Bloomberg that Apple plans to unify its cloud development teams in the same space, potentially making the production of services like Siri, Maps, iCloud, and Apple Music easier for everyone involved. Apparently the way things are … Continue reading...
5 awesome iOS 10 features that didn’t get WWDC 2016 demos
With its super-fast rundown of ten of the top features of iOS 10, there's no denying that WWDC 2016 packed as much of the iPhone platform in as possible. Billed as the biggest release for iOS users so far, features like a supercharged Messages experience, a new Home app for HomeKit control, and a much smarter Siri all promise to … Continue reading...
Apple’s India focus to remain on maps centre in Hyderabad and app accelerator in Bengaluru
While speculations were on about how Apple CEO Tim Cook’s visit would focus on the probable plan of making phones in India via Foxconn, Cook has told The Hindu that making phones in India would be looked at a later stage. Apple’s main agenda for the CEO’s visit this time was the setting up of the maps centre in Hyderabad and the iOS app accelerator in Bengaluru. Cook said that Apple plans to add in close to 4,000 employees to its India operations over the next few quarters...
Apple opens India-based development center to work on its maps services
 Apple CEO Tim Cook is having a busy week traveling to Asia’s two biggest countries. Last week, he was in China where Apple announced a landmark billion dollar investment in Uber rival Didi Chuxing, this week it is India where the announcements are continuing to flow. Read More ...
Apple Maps vans working overtime to ‘improve Apple Maps’
Apple is planning improvements for its Maps app, and has been putting its fleet of data-collecting vans on the street at all hours. The company states that it will be driving vehicles around the world to collect data in order to improve the app. The post Apple Maps vans working overtime to ‘improve Apple Maps’ appeared first on Digital Trends....
Apple Maps cars hit the road to capture Street View-style images in the U.S. and the UK
Apple's project to knock its much-maligned Maps app into shape is a massive one, but bit by bit it's getting there. Following the addition of transit directions to iOS 9, it's now sending out a fleet of Apple Maps cars to capture Street View-style images. The post Apple Maps cars hit the road to capture Street View-style images in the U.S. and the UK appeared first on Digital Trends....
WWDC 2015: Apple OS X El Capitan is out; find out what it looks like
Apple just got done with its 26th World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote at the Moscone West convention centre in San Francisco. As expected there were a lot of announcements with regards to Apple operating systems across platforms. The new version of OS X has been christened OS X El Capitan, iOS 9 will be the new mobile operating system for iPads, iPhones and iPods and finally the Apple Watch’s operating system also got an update in the form of watchOS 2. Let us take a look at OS ...
WWDC 2015: Apple OS X El Capitan brings refined experiences and improved performance on Mac
Apple just got done with its 26th World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) keynote at the Moscone West convention centre in San Francisco. As expected there were a lot of announcements with regards to Apple operating systems across platforms. The new version of OS X has been christened OS X El Capitan, iOS 9 will be the new mobile operating system for iPads, iPhones and iPods and finally the Apple Watch’s operating system also got an update in the form of watchOS 2. Let us take a look at OS ...
Apple Maps may soon be available on Android and other platforms
Apple may be working towards getting its Apple Maps service to other platforms such as Android. A new job listing has been spotted for a Maps JavaScript Engineer, whose role will be ‘to help make maps work seamlessly on the Web.’ The listing also points out that Apple may have plans to introduce a Web-based Maps service for users apart from those who already have the service on iOS and OS X. The job listing was first spotted by Benedict Evans on Twitter. Now ...
Apple buys Coherent Navigation, a GPS firm to improve its mapping service
Apple is making all the efforts it can to improve its mapping service as it receives heavy competition from Google Maps, who attracts a wide range of audience that flock to their service. The company has reportedly purchased Coherent Navigation, a Bay Area global positioning company, which will further boost Apple’s location technology and services. Apple confirmed the news to New York Times via an email stating, “Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, a...
Apple acquires Coherent Navigation, a GPS firm to improve its mapping service
Apple is making all the efforts it can to improve its mapping service as it receives heavy competition from Google Maps, who attracts a wide range of audience that flock to their service. The company has reportedly purchased Coherent Navigation, a Bay Area global positioning company, which will further boost Apple’s location technology and services. Apple confirmed the news to New York Times via an email stating, “Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, a...