Apple considers allowing apps like Chrome and Gmail to be set as iOS defaults

Apple is considering letting users set third-party apps as the iPhone and iPad’s default web browsers and email clients, Bloomberg reports. The company is also reportedly working on allowing third-party music services like Spotify to run directly on its HomePod smart speaker, bypassing the need to stream them from an Apple device over AirPlay. Although the plans … Read more Apple considers allowing apps like Chrome and Gmail to be set as iOS defaults

Apple iPhone 12: How This Could Be Apple’s Most Secure Device Ever

Set to launch later this year, the iPhone 12 could be Apple’s most secure device ever. Anticipation is building around Apple’s iPhone 12, with a number of leaks already revealing a host of exciting new features. Most interesting for security enthusiasts is the news that Apple’s next iPhone will probably include both face scanning technology … Read more Apple iPhone 12: How This Could Be Apple’s Most Secure Device Ever

Apple Mac for gaming rumored in development, to be unveiled at WWDC 2020

Apple is reportedly looking to dive into esports through a gaming-focused Mac that is rumored to be in the works, with the company said to be planning to unveil the computer at its Worldwide Developers Conference in 2020. Patently Apple reported on a new rumor from Taiwan that Apple is looking to launch “an esports-centric PC” next … Read more Apple Mac for gaming rumored in development, to be unveiled at WWDC 2020

Asteroid May Be on Collision Course With Earth Next Year, NASA Monitoring Its Orbit

Asteroids – rocky bodies floating in the space – don’t evoke a particularly positive feeling. Remember one of them hitting the earth and wiping out the dinosaurs? Well, it appears that another huge asteroid might be on a collision course with our planet and might wreak havoc due to its sheer size. Named 1998 OR2, … Read more Asteroid May Be on Collision Course With Earth Next Year, NASA Monitoring Its Orbit

Facebook Breakup Would Be Solution of Last Resort, Says EU’s Vestager

A breakup of US social media company Facebook would be a solution of last resort that would probably generate long judicial procedures, EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said on Friday. The EU antitrust chief was asked about Facebook at the VivaTech technology conference in Paris after leading US Democratic politicians and one of Facebook’s co-founders recently spoke in favour … Read more Facebook Breakup Would Be Solution of Last Resort, Says EU’s Vestager

How butterfly spread can be a much easier solution than options trade

With a great deal of ease and convenience, Options do bring with themselves a certain set of difficulties. These difficulties may make options unattractive as an instrument to trade in certain situations. However, in such times I have always found shelter in an option strategy called Butterfly. Let us discuss how certain peculiar situations can … Read more How butterfly spread can be a much easier solution than options trade

Apple could be considering a folding iPhone, new patent reveals

It’s no secret that handset manufacturers are looking to foldable phones as the next big evolution in smartphone design, with upcoming devices like the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X doing a great job of showing consumers what the future has in store for them. Now, it appears that Apple is getting ready to join the folding phone revolution, with … Read more Apple could be considering a folding iPhone, new patent reveals

Apple could be working on a new iPod model

It has a long time since iPod was one of the most important gadgets in Apple’s books. The company discontinued its iPod Shuffle and iPod Nano nearly two years back in 2017, leaving the iPod Touch the sole living decendent of its trendsetting music player. The 6th generation of iPod Touch was released in 2015 … Read more Apple could be working on a new iPod model

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Series to Be Amazon Exclusive in India, Launch Set for Tomorrow

The Redmi 6 series variants will go on sale at 12.30pm IST on September 5 HIGHLIGHTS Redmi 6 series is set to launch in India tomorrow Two variants are set to be Amazon exclusive The third variant may be Flipkart exclusive, or be sold offline Xiaomi has been dropping new information about the upcoming Redmi 6 series regularly, and the … Read more Xiaomi Redmi 6 Series to Be Amazon Exclusive in India, Launch Set for Tomorrow

Social Media Won’t Be Allowed to Abuse Election Process: Prasad

Social media platforms will never be allowed to abuse India’s election process and stringent measures backed by laws on data protection and individual privacy have been put in place, Information Technology (IT) Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said. Addressing the plenary of the G-20 Digital Economy Ministerial meeting in Salata, Argentina, on August 23-24, Prasad also noted … Read more Social Media Won’t Be Allowed to Abuse Election Process: Prasad