Apple just received a fast lane for developing health features that require FDA approval

Apple is among nine technology companies chosen by the United States Food and Drug Administration to test a new pilot program that could allow health products to be developed and released with less delay. This could allow Apple to use the Apple Watch and iPhone for medical uses that would previously require a longer approval process which slows down deployment.

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Bill Gates ditches Windows Mobile, but not for iPhone 8

Bill Gates just got himself a brand new smartphone, and it isn’t an iPhone 8.

cultofmac.com 3 hours ago

Shazam watchOS 4 update brings new design, faster performance, and LTE support

Shazam has released a new version of its Apple Watch app that accompanies the iOS software. The update to the popular music discovery app features a fresh design, faster performance, and LTE support for Apple Watch Series 3.

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Why Control Center no longer turns off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in iOS 11

It used to be so simple: If you swiped open the iOS Control Center and tapped the Bluetooth icon, then Bluetooth would be toggled on or off. That was it, and the same went for Wi-Fi.

cultofmac.com 1 hour ago

This wireless box turns your iPhone into a portable recording studio

If you’re a musician, there are plenty of ways to get recordings into your iPhone or iPad. Almost everyone uses either the Voice Notes or

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Twitter to double the length limit for tweets to 280 characters

Twitter today is moving away from its traditional 140 character tweet limit. The company has announced that it is testing a new 280 character limit for some users. Product manager Aliza Rosen made the likely controversial reveal in a

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Report: Security hole in macOS Keychain puts passwords at risk

A security researcher has found an exploit in the Mac's Keychain.

macworld.com 23 hours ago

Glass-Bodied iPhone 8 Shatters Repeatedly in Drop Tests

According to Apple, the glass used for its new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 devices is the most durable glass ever used in a smartphone, but that hasn't helped the device resist shattering in a series of drop tests. SquareTrade, a company that...

macrumors.com 23 hours ago

Snapchat’s latest augmented reality feature lets you paint the sky with new filters

Snapchat’s focus on augmented reality is continuing with its latest iOS app update. The company today announced a new feature called “Sky Filters” that uses augmented reality to paint the sky in your photo a totally different color…

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Have you noticed a significant change in battery life since updating to iOS 11? [Poll]

Apple last week

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