Posts From Mahmoud Itani

Mahmoud Itani
Mahmoud Itani

Mahmoud is an Istanbul-based Beiruti who has always sought freedom through writing. His hobbies include keeping up with tech news, writing articles about Apple devices & services, crocheting, meditating, and composing poetry. You’ll likely find him jogging with his dogs at a park, swimming in open water, brainstorming at a coffeehouse, or merely lost in nature. He can be reached on Twitter @Mahmoudzitani or via [email protected]

Twitter Blue subscribers can now use custom app icons on Android

In our modern age and time, services are slowly adopting the subscription model. And that's completely understandable, as the continuous development and maintenance of the platforms we use come at a cost. When a company offers both free and premium tiers of its service, paid subscribers usually unlock extra features and capabilities as an incentive...

Apple has figured out how to repair Face ID without replacing the whole damn iPhone

There's no denying that Apple is a resourceful corporation. The company continues to expand the fields it covers -- attracting more customers and perfecting existing technologies in the process. However, that doesn't necessarily make the Cupertino tech giant a flawless overlord. There are plenty of examples that prove how even some of the greatest minds...

Reddit introduces a Discover tab for finding new communities

Social media services are always looking for new ways to make users spend more time on their respective platforms. After all, the longer people scroll through content, the more revenue these companies make. You've probably heard of Reddit's rabbit holes -- you check one random post a friend has linked you to, and the next...

The latest iOS 15.4 beta adds anti-stalking tracking notifications for AirTags and other accessories

Earlier this month, Apple announced that it would be improving its anti-stalking measures for AirTags and other Find My Network accessories. The company stated that it would make new features available in a future software update -- including an obvious warning when pairing a new AirTag. This alert warns users from using their AirTags to...

These are the best Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus clear cases to buy in 2022

Samsung has finally unveiled its latest lineup of flagship phones -- the Galaxy S22, the Galaxy S22 Plus, and the Galaxy S22 Ultra. These phones have various technical specifications and price tags, and they are aimed at different people -- so you will likely find one that suits you. One of the most important things...

Apple has released iOS 15.4 developer beta 4, here’s what’s new

Apple has released iOS 15.4 beta 4 to registered developers, following the release of beta 3 last week. Unlike iOS 15.3, iOS 15.4 comes packed with new features, changes, and additions. This includes support for Face ID when masked, new emoji, Keychain updates, and much more. To download this update, you have to be enrolled...

It’s not just you: Slack is down for many users across the globe

The popular workplace communication tool -- Slack -- is currently down for many users across the globe. This outage first started affecting its Threads feature, blocking users from accessing replies to conversations they've participated in. Now the server issues have seemingly expanded to affect the whole platform, forcing employees to depend on other collaboration and chatting...

The Apple Car may feature autopilot tech from a South Korean company

News about Apple's rumored car have been surfacing for a while now. It is said that the Cupertino tech giant is developing a self-driving electric vehicle that could launch in a few years. While the specifics revolving around it are still somewhat obscure, every now and then a new detail emerges online. The latest report...

These are the best Samsung Galaxy S22 wallet cases to buy in 2022

Samsung has finally announced its latest lineup of flagship phones -- the Galaxy S22, the Galaxy S22 Plus, and the Galaxy S22 Ultra. If you plan to buy the Galaxy S22, don't forget to also buy a screen protector for it -- scratches will only steal its premium look and feel. It would look old and worn...

Apple could release seven new Macs with upgraded chips this year

The Mac is one of Apple's greatest products -- it's durable, well-supported, and performs excellently. When you buy a Mac, you know that you're making a long-term investment that simply won't disappoint. And just like previous years, the company is actively working on releasing new Macs that are packed with several improvements. A fresh leak...

How to set up the Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus, and Galaxy S22 Ultra

Samsung has finally revealed its latest lineup of flagship smartphones. This includes the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus, and Galaxy S22 Ultra. These phones come in gorgeous, vivid colors that make you admire the way they look. If you're not a fan of them, though, you could always buy cases for the Galaxy S22 and...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Series Unboxing: What’s in the box?

Samsung has finally revealed its latest lineup of flagship tablets -- the Galaxy Tab S8 Series. This year we get three different models aimed at different people and needs. We've got the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8, the Galaxy Tab S8 Plus, and the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. Check out our hands-on of the Galaxy Tab...