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You don’t need AirPods to have Siri announce notifications on iOS 16

Apple sometimes intentionally resorts to software exclusivities to make its devices more appealing. After all, many users feel pressured to upgrade to get their hands on the latest and greatest features. For example, prior to iOS 16, the Fitness app and its social features were exclusive to Apple Watch users. Those who wanted to compete...

Apple releases iOS 16 beta 6 to registered developers, here’s what’s new

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. This year, the iPhone got a lot of attention -- particularly when it comes to its Lock Screen. Gone are the days of all iPhone Lock Screens looking like tweaked iterations of themselves. Users can now change the font, add...

How to enable full-screen album art on the iPhone Lock Screen on iOS 16

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. These major upgrades to the Cupertino firm's operating systems pack plenty of major changes. These include an overhauled, customizable Lock Screen on iPhones, along with widgets. Meanwhile, M1 iPads received resizable app window support. Perhaps one of the most exciting...

Live Activities will support game scores from the MLB, NBA, and English Premier League

A couple of weeks ago, Apple released iOS 16 beta 4. For the first time, Apple gave developers the tools they need to create their own Live Activities. While third-party developers will undoubtedly find creative ways to populate the Lock Screen, Apple has already given us a small glimpse of what's to come. With Live Activities, users can...

iOS 16 beta 5 finally adds battery percentage to notched iPhones

Earlier today, Apple released iOS 16 beta 5 to registered developers, and while we are slowly getting closer to a final release, we still aren't quite there yet. In this update, Apple added some interesting new things, but perhaps the most exciting part is the addition of a battery percentage toggle. It has been five years...

Apple releases iOS 16 beta 5 to registered developers, here’s what’s new

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. This year, the iPhone got a lot of attention -- particularly when it comes to its Lock Screen. Gone are the days of all iPhone Lock Screens looking like tweaked iterations of themselves. Users can now change the font, add...

How to view saved WiFi passwords on iOS 16 and iPadOS 16

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. When compared to 2021's major releases, these new operating system (OS) updates pack A LOT of visual changes. The iPhone has become more customizable, while M1 iPads now support resizable app windows. In the meantime, Apple has streamlined the Mac's...

iOS 16 beta introduces Apple Pay support in third-party browsers

Apple revealed the upcoming major updates to its operating systems during the main keynote of WWDC22. iPadOS 16 introduces resizable app windows on M1 iPads, while macOS Ventura includes more streamlined UI elements. Though, arguably, iOS 16 packs the most exciting changes. The iPhone Lock Screen got a complete redesign with support for widgets and...

iOS 16 beta 4 reveals how the Always On Display feature might work on the iPhone 14 Pro

When it comes to introducing new features, Apple tends to take its sweet, sweet time. That's to ensure that the quality meets its high standards. Plus, it typically includes an innovative spin. This makes its version stand out when compared to how its rivals execute it. Many Android phones have supported the Always On Display...

Apple releases iOS 16 beta 4 to registered developers, here’s what’s new

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during its main keynote of WWDC22. This year, the iPhone got a lot of love -- particularly when it comes to its Lock Screen. Gone are the days of all iPhone Lock Screens looking almost identical. Users can now change the font, add widgets, and set...

iOS 16 beta 3 (revised) introduces large album art on the Lock Screen

Yesterday, Apple seeded the revised version of iOS 16 beta 3. The company also launched the iOS 16 public beta program -- which gives users the opportunity to get their hands on this release for free. One of the notable changes that the revised build introduces is large album art on the Lock Screen. A...

Apple’s iOS 16 beta program is now available to public testers

Apple revealed iOS 16, iPadOS 16, and macOS Ventura during the main keynote of WWDC22. These major software updates are packed with exciting features. Those in the developer program have had their hands on these beta releases since early June. Though, just like previous years, Apple promised the public that they'd get the chance to...