WhatsApp avatar extended for iOS beta

WhatsApp avatar extended for iOS beta

WhatsApp is rolling out the avatar feature to some beta users on iOS. The platform previously launched the option on Android. 📝 WhatsApp beta for iOS 22.23.0.71: what’s new? WhatsApp is releasing the ability to create an avatar, a new way of being you on WhatsApp, to some lucky beta testers!https://t.co/ZmhPTxTOj4pic.twitter.com/0RSPaPkWfS — WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) 31 … Read more

The 7 Worst Ads We’ve Seen in Apple’s App Store So Far

The 7 Worst Ads We’ve Seen in Apple’s App Store So Far

Photo: Vlad Kagoshima (Shutterstock) On Tuesday, Apple followed through on its promise to start filling the App Store up with more advertising. Almost immediately, people took to the internet to complain about the bizarre and sometimes seedy ads they were seeing. Apple made an abrupt policy change days later, “pausing” (but not banning) ads for … Read more

Messages down: Apple’s iMessage service is experiencing problems [Update: Fixed]

Messages down: Apple’s iMessage service is experiencing problems [Update: Fixed]

The iMessage and FaceTime services available across Apple’s platforms appear to be experiencing issues at this time, with some users unable to send messages and make ‌FaceTime‌ calls. There are a number of tweets about the problem on Twitter, and Apple’s system status page shows an ongoing slowdown. The feature isn’t down for all users … Read more

Apple requires a 30% reduction in boosts and promoted posts

Apple requires a 30% reduction in boosts and promoted posts

Monopoly is a fun board game you can play where you try to shut out your competitors.Photo: LightField Studios (Shutterstock) Apple released an update to its payment guidelines Monday, it requires apps use the company’s In-App Purchases tool to “boost” and promoted posts, meaning Apple will take a 30% cut of sales. The move appears … Read more

Apple adds ads to the “Today” tab in the App Store

Apple adds ads to the “Today” tab in the App Store

Screenshot: Apple Starting tomorrow, Apple will begin showing more ads in its App Store, according to an email reviewed by the MacRumors. The change is small, but it’s the latest chapter in a growing trend. After years of branding itself as the privacy company, Apple is going after the digital ad business — albeit one … Read more

iPad 2022 & iPad Pro 2022 review: Choose the right one – CNET

iPad 2022 & iPad Pro 2022 review: Choose the right one – CNET

iPad 2022 & iPad Pro 2022 Review: Choose the Right OneCNET The new iPad Pro is Apple’s best iPad, but it’s overkill for most peopleCNBC Apple iPad (10th generation) review: stuck in the middleThe edge iPad Pro 12.9 (2022) review: still the best pro tablet on the planetTechRadar iPad 2022 review: A new Apple tablet … Read more

Mark your calendar: iOS 16.1 release, new iPad Pro launch and more coming

Mark your calendar: iOS 16.1 release, new iPad Pro launch and more coming

The next two weeks are going to be quite busy for Apple, with several new product launches, software releases and more expected during that time. Below, we’ve rounded up five important dates for Apple so you can mark your calendar accordingly. Key dates to remember: Monday 24 October: Apple confirmed that iOS 16.1, iPadOS 16.1 … Read more

Apple announces upcoming departure of lead product designer Evans Hankey

Apple announces upcoming departure of lead product designer Evans Hankey

Apple’s vice president of industrial design Evans Hankey plans to leave the company next year, according to Bloombergis Mark Gurman. Apple confirmed the report in a statement, but her successor has not yet been named. Apple’s hardware design lead Evans Hankey (left) and software design lead Alan Dye (right) “Apple’s design team brings together experts … Read more

Apple’s new 2022 iPad series gives customers more options than ever

Apple’s new 2022 iPad series gives customers more options than ever

Tuesday 18 October 2022 at 9:53 AM PDT by Sami Fathi Apple today updated its iPad lineup with a new 10th generation entry-level ‌iPad‌ and new high-end iPad Pro options. With the two new iPads, Apple’s ‌iPad‌ range is larger than ever, with even more choices for customers. At the top end of the spectrum, … Read more