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Ten million fewer iPhone 13s and delays for buyers due to chip shortage

TOPICS: Apple, Broadcom, chips, chips shortage, iPhone 13, Texas Instruments

Apple was expected to produce 90 million of its new iPhone 13 in the last three months of 2021, but the company is already warning its partners that the figure will be reduced by 10 million because of the problems that Texas Instruments and Broadcom are having in supplying their components. This is revealed in […]

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Apple’s virtual/augmented reality glasses need help: you won’t be able to use them without an iPhone, says The Information

TOPICS: Apple, augmented reality, glasses, Headset, virtual reality, wireless

For Tim Cook, augmented reality is critical to Apple’s future. The company’s efforts in this area are evident, and we’ve been hearing rumours about Apple’s hypothetical virtual and augmented reality glasses for years. New information coming from The Information now reveals that the first iteration of these glasses won’t be standalone: it will need an […]

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The iPhone 13 would support satellite communication for calls and data when there is no coverage

TOPICS: Apple, Globalstar, iPhone 13, Qualcomm X60, satellites, Starlink

The iPhone 13 would support satellite communication to make calls and send messages when there is no cellular coverage, according to a report from Ming-Chi Kuo. The analyst has a very good reputation for previewing Apple news, thanks to his sources on Asian production lines. The iPhone 13 would connect to low-orbiting satellites offering calling […]

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Everyone against Apple’s private photo scanning system

TOPICS: Apple, EFF, Encryption, iCloud Photos, iMessage, Privacy

Just a few days ago Apple announced that it will soon deploy a new strategy to prevent the spread of child pornography by implementing a scanning mechanism in iCloud Photos accounts. It will use information provided by the US National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, which will provide cryptographic hashes of known images so […]

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According to the Financial Times, Apple is working on its own search engine

TOPICS: Apple, Applebot, engineers, Google, iOS 14, search, search engine

One of the new features of iOS 14 was based on its own search tool, which went beyond the terminal itself to show web results. Something that may seem a totally logical step when looking at other alternatives, but which in turn may be an important clue that Apple may be preparing its own search […]

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US Congress accuses Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google of monopolistic practices

TOPICS: Amazon, Apple, Epic Games, Facebook, Google, Monopoly, Spotify, U.S. Congress

A 16-month investigation by a U.S. Congressional committee now yields its results in relation to the functioning and operation of the country’s major technologies. In a document published this Tuesday, Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google are accused of following monopolistic practices and of dynamiting competition in the sector. During the time of the investigation, more […]

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Changing the iPhone screen: all the options

TOPICS: Apple, AppleCare, authorized providers, insurance, IPhone, iPhone screen, repair, screen, warranty

The screen is one of the most fragile components of our smartphone, and it can easily crack or break in the event of a fall or accidental impact. You can be in one of these three situations: you have signed up for the AppleCare+ service, which includes screen breakage that you have taken out insurance […]

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Hack into the Twitter accounts of Elon Musk, Bill Gates and other celebrities to defraud with crypto currencies

TOPICS: Apple, Barack Obama, Bill Gates, Bitcoin, crypto currency, Elon Musk, hackers, Jeff Bezos, Joe Biden, Kanye Wers, Michael Bloomberg, scam, Twitter, Uber

They hacked into the Twitter accounts of Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Apple, Uber, Kanye Wers, Jeff Bezos, Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Michael Bloomberg, among others, to try to scam their followers with crypto currency; unfortunately they are succeeding. In the aforementioned profiles, messages were published that encouraged people to transfer a certain amount into Bitcoin […]

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Apple announces the migration of its Macs to ARM-based processors

TOPICS: Apple, ARM, chips, Intel, MacBook, macOS, processors

After many years of rumors, Apple has made official the launch of its first Macs based on ARM processors. This news marks a new episode in Apple’s history as a computer manufacturer, initiating its separation from Intel as a processor supplier. This is a strategic move only comparable to the abandonment of RISC architecture in […]

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iOS 13.5.5 Beta brings clues to future audio support for Apple News+

TOPICS: Apple, Apple News+, Apple Podcasts, audio news, iOS, Podcasts, Siri

Will Siri become a journalist or will she just read us the headlines of the first news on the list? Apple continues to evolve its Apple News+ news service. A subscription service that gives us access to well-known publications and media (and others not so famous: we have signed up today; let’s see if they […]

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