Facial recognition is a decades old technology which has proven to never really work well on a phone in the past, but it is making a comeback, thanks to the new iPhone X. Apple have created a shiny new version of the technology that aims to pave the way for an easier to use, more secure biometric future.
Apple has killed off its last two remaining portable app-free music players, the iPod Nano and the iPod Shuffle.
Apple has been granted a patent for technology that could stop prevent smartphone cameras from being used in public places, such as at concerts.
Are you feeling hard done by following a recent software update to your much-loved computing device? Or maybe you feel like your ideas have been stolen by a massive corporation? Judging by recentl lawsuits against both Apple and Windows, you might be able to take on multi-national corporations – and win.
The new handwritten messages feature will allow you to make your text conversations that little bit more personal.
The updated iMessage will allow you to send celebrations, which will fill up the entire screen so you can be certain they won’t be missed by the recipient. Finally, the digital age’s answer to arguable dated concept of Birthday cards.
It can be said that the new Invisible Ink feature is the most revolutionary feature of Apple’s iOS update. Want to make your message a little less accessible to prying friends and family peering over your shoulder?? With Messages in iOS 10, you can sent text and media in invisible ink,which requires the receiver to swipe over the chat bubble to briefly reveal the content, before it returns to its invisible state.
New iOS will allow you to send one of six quick responses to texts, for those times when you’re just not feeling verbal communication.
Add features to your images and videos, such as fireballs, heartbeats and sketches, to give that some extra impact.
For the emoji loving iOS 10 users, the new Messages app will let you replace suitable words in your typed text with emoji characters, so you don’t have to go hunting for those little faces yourself.
There are other changes and improvements to iOS 10 that will also improve the messaging experience, like support for multilingual typing and contextual predictions. Something to look forward to, for you Apple enthusiasts!