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Apple has reportedly given up on making an iPad Pro with a glass back

The iPad Pro 2021 is an impressive tablet, with high-end hardware and enough productivity software to replace a laptop for some people. However, the aluminum body won't work well with the MagSafe charging technology that Apple has adopted on its mobile devices. According to a new report, Apple was experimenting with an iPad Pro that...

You can play the original Prince of Persia on your… Apple Watch?!

Prince of Persia is a classic game that was first released in 1989. The game remains loved by many original and new fans, despite it being old. What we didn't see coming, though, is support for this game on watchOS -- without even needing to install any additional apps. Apple Watch users can indeed play...

The developer of PUBG is suing Garena, Apple, Google and YouTube over Free Fire

PUBG gets counted as one of the most popular online shooter games in the past few years, and it has had a great impact on the gaming scene for both desktop and mobile. In addition to fuelling competitive e-sports, PUBG also gets some credit for popularizing the online multiplayer battle royale genre. Many other franchises...

How to identify music playing around you, without installing any apps on your iPhone

Do you ever wonder what song a certain store is playing? Did someone just drive by while playing catchy music and you're dying to know the track's name? There are plenty of apps out there that can recognize the tunes playing in the background, such as Shazam and SoundHound. Apple acquired the former and integrated...

Dropbox is finally testing native M1 support on macOS

Dropbox might not be the most popular cloud storage service at this point, especially with Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive usually offering better pricing and features, but it's still used by many people to keep their files synchronized across different devices. Dropbox has been slow to update its macOS application with support for Mac computers...

Razer Blade 14 vs MacBook Pro 14: The battle of Pro laptops

Choosing your next computer isn't always easy, especially when you're investing in a somewhat expensive device. There are plenty of decent laptops, Macs, and gaming laptops -- deciding which one is right for you can be confusing. To make the selection process simpler for you, we're breaking down two powerhouses manufactured by Razer and Apple. This...

Fortnite returns to iOS through NVIDIA GeForce Now

You're probably aware of the Epic Games versus Apple battle by now. For the unfamiliar, the former implemented its own in-app purchase (IAP) system on Fortnite for iOS. The implementation violates Apple's App Store guidelines and got the game kicked out of the store. Until now, iPhone users had no official way to play the...

Locket is a simpler Snapchat that lives on your iPhone’s Home Screen

We live in an increasingly social world -- digitally, at least. Every now and then, a new application appears and gains popularity. And as the number of these social platforms increases, coming up with original ideas becomes harder. There are photo/video-focused apps, such as Instagram, and other ones that focus more on text, like Twitter....

How to use two WhatsApp accounts on an iPhone

WhatsApp is one of the most popular instant messaging (IM) apps out there. The Meta-owned service is used by billions of people worldwide. However, it comes with some limitations that aren't present on some other IM apps -- such as the lack of an Apple Watch app. Telegram, for example, allows users to quickly switch between...

Dell XPS 13 Plus vs MacBook Air M1: Which minimalistic notebook should you buy?

Finding the best laptop to buy can be confusing -- for there are endless models to consider, offered by companies like Dell, Apple, and others. However, if you have a budget and certain expectations in mind, you can start eliminating options, until you eventually settle for one. This is the Dell XPS 13 Plus vs Apple...

Apple has released iOS 15.2.1 with bug fixes

Apple has released iOS 15.2.1 to all users with supported iPhones globally. The update focuses on bug fixes revolving around HomeKit, the Messages app, and CarPlay. It's still unclear if this build introduces any new features, but that's unlikely -- considering it's a X.X.1 update. Despite that, it comes with a relatively large download size,...

The iPhone 14 Pro might replace the notch with a hole and a pill cutout

When Apple released the iPhone X, people had mixed reactions -- the edge-to-edge screen is stunning, but the notch comes in the way. Eventually, the criticism and memes revolving around it faded away (for the most part). Users adapt to change, and the notch is no exception. However, it seems like a similar occurrence might...