Dark Sky Removed From iOS App Store Ahead of Upcoming Shutdown

Wednesday September 28, 2022 4:27 pm PDT by Juli Clover The Dark Sky weather app that’s owned by Apple is no longer available for download in the U.S. App Store, suggesting that it has been removed ahead of schedule. Apple acquired Dark Sky back in March 2020 and has since incorporated elements of the app … Read more

Your iPhone on its last legs? Time to upgrade if you see THESE 5 signs

Wondering if your iPhone is still capable of running for another year or if you should update now? Here are 5 signs. Is your iPhone well past its use-by date or can you make it last a year longer, or more? Surely, you must be eyeing the iPhone 14, iPhone 13, iPhone 12, even iPhone … Read more

Tile’s Anti-AirTags Are a Safer Way to Track Your Items

Apple’s AirTags haven’t enjoyed the positive press the company likely hoped for. While the tiny devices are great for keeping tabs on the things in your life that often go missing (minus your kids), they’ve also sparked controversy, since stalkers have used them to track people. Not cool. But AirTags aren’t the only tracking devices … Read more

iPhone iOS 16 update comes at a cost, as users’ battery drains

A bout of new features have arrived for Apple users who have installed the most recent iOS 16 update on their devices, but not all are raving about the impact it’s had on their phones. A customizable lock screen, iMessage updates and tougher security measures are among some of the new features introduced in Apple’s … Read more

How to Fix the Most Annoying iPhone Features in iOS 16

Photo: DenPhotos (Shutterstock) iOS 16 is filled with awesome new features, from the ability to instantly copy the subject from images to a whole new customizable Lock Screen with widgets. But when it comes to new OS releases, there is no such thing as perfect. While the new release is packed with some great stuff, … Read more

Android Users Can Now Hide Chrome Incognito Tabs With Their Fingerprint

Photo: Tada Images (Shutterstock) Google added a new feature to Chrome for Android that will keep your open Incognito mode tabs hidden away unless they’re unlocked with your fingerprint data. This new feature is similar to the “Privacy Screen” option found in the iPhone versions of Google apps like Google Authenticator, Drive, Fi, and the … Read more

8 Weird Browser Games You Might Have Forgotten

Outside of video game websites’ comment sections, the most fucked up things online happened to me on Stardoll (or on other dress up games websites like GirlsGoGames.com and DressUpGames.com), founded in 2004. Stardoll still exists as some shell of its former self, as far as I can tell. Its front page is mostly populated with … Read more

Apple iPhone 14 Plus pre-orders drop – analyst blames strategy of ditching minis for big models

Apple’s pre-orders for the iPhone 14 Plus have dropped, which shows its strategy of offering base models in standard and larger ‘plus’ sizes, as opposed to last year’s ‘mini’ – is not working. Ming-Chi Kuo, a famous Apple analyst with a good track record of predicting the tech firm’s launches and new features, examined some … Read more

iPhone users say Apple’s new iOS 16 update is RUINING their battery life

After months of anticipation, Apple finally rolled out its iOS 16 update for iPhones this week. The update includes several exciting features including a redesigned lock screen and the ability to unsend messages.  While many iPhone users have eagerly downloaded the update already, several have reported that iOS 16 is affecting their battery life. While … Read more