Apple Releases Smart Battery Case with Dedicated Camera Button for iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro

Apple has released new Smart Battery Cases for iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. The cases are priced at $129 and can be ordered from Apple’s online store. This year the case comes baked in with a dedicated camera button. With the help of this button, you can launch the camera app even when the iPhone is licked. Apple claims that the Smart Battery Case offers up to 50% longer battery life when fully charged. The Smart Battery Case will come in handy if you use…

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Apple Releases iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 Beta 3 to Developers

A week ago, Apple released iOS and iPadOS 13.3 second beta with Siri privacy control, deep fusion and ability to disable the Memoji keyboard. Today Apple has released iOS and iPadOS 13.3 third beta to developers. iOS 13.3 and iPadOS 13.3 arrives with features like Communication Limits. Apple has also added Communication Limits to Screen Time and this lets you set limits on select contacts. The feature can also be used to restrict the time during which your child can contact a particular person. Communication Limit can be set across…

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Apple Releases macOS Catalina 10.15.2 Third Beta to Developers

Apple has released macOS Catalina 10.15.2 third developer beta. As expected the third developer beta of macOS Catalina focusses on bug fixes and stability improvements. Earlier this month Apple had released the third beta build for macOS Catalina 10.15.2. Typically public beta builds are released via Apple Beta Software Program. The previous macOS Catalina 10.15.2 beta largely focussed on how to handle HTTP Strict protections. As of now, we are not sure of what new features or changes Apple has made in the third beta. A word of caution, please…

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Apple Publishes 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday season is nearing and this means Apple is ready with its holiday gift guide. Apple has published its holiday gift guide and you can visit the nearest Apple Store to avail offers. In order to help you tune into holiday mode, Apple is redecorating its stores worldwide with holiday decor. As always Apple’s guide aims at helping you choose the best gift for your family and friends. This time around Apple has already launched the new iPhone’s, iPad and you can also think about gifting the new AirPods…

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Improve Your iPhone Pics With This Fleet of Photo Editing Apps [Deals Hub]

With iPhones constantly in our hand, we can capture beautiful photographs at any moment. Only problem? Sometimes they’re in need of a little help in the editing department. If you’ve ever wanted to edit and improve your own smartphone photos, the Anamorphic Pro Visual Effects Mac Bundle can help. It comes with six apps geared toward improving your pictures for just $25 in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub with promo code “BFSAVE15” at checkout,  82% off what these apps would usually cost all together, $168.95. These six Mac photo enhancing…

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Apple Is Testing “Apple Music for Business” for Retailers like Harrods

Apple is testing a new version of Apple Music for retailers. The service is called Apple Music for Business and aims at offering retail partners access to Apple Music in their stores. The Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple is testing music streaming service for Business for the past six months. Offering music for commercial usage is a whole new ball game. Apple has partnered with PlayNetwork for the project. The company will handle the licensing and operating part of the Apple Music for Business. In the meantime, Apple…

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Saurik Explains Cydia Impactor’s ‘Update to Xcode 7.3’ Error, Fix Could Come in Mid-December

Cydia founder Saurik took to Twitter to talk about a new Cydia Impactor issue that has been plaguing many users due to a server-side change from Apple a couple of weeks ago. A change in Apple’s provisioning service a couple of weeks ago changed the authentication method for free Apple accounts i.e. users without a paid Apple Developer account. This led to users getting an error while trying to use Cydia Impactor and prompting them to update to Xcode 7.3. Saurik explained the issue in-depth and the time it would…

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Apple Opening New Campus in Texas, Starts Production of 2019 Mac Pro

Apple today announced that it is going to build a new campus in Austin on a 3 million sq. foot land. The company says that its new Austin campus will initially house 5,000 employees when it opens in 2022. The campus will have the capacity to house up to 15,000 employees. The campus is located near the production facility that is making the Mac Pro which will start shipping to customers in December. The production facility is 244,000 sq. foot big and employs more than 500 people. Apple and its…

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B&H Offering Insane Discounts on MacBook Pros; Up to $1,500 Off

Looking to buy a new MacBook Pro? B&H has some amazing deals on Apple’s 13-inch 15-inch MacBook Pro, the new 16-inch MacBook Pro, and the MacBook Air, with certain models discounted by as much as $1500. The hefty discounts are primarily on the older 2018 MacBook Pro and not the 2019 model that was refreshed a few months ago. On the former, you are looking at discounts of up to $1,100 while the 2019 MacBook Pro has been discounted by around $400. Nonetheless, if you are on the lookout for…

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16-inch MacBook Pro Comes with a New ‘Lid Angle Sensor’

The 16-inch MacBook Pro comes with a new ‘lid angle sensor’ which monitors the opening and closing of the laptop and the precise position of the lid. The lid angle sensor was initially missed out by iFixit in their teardown of the 16-inch MacBook Pro but an internal Apple document obtained by MacRumors has confirmed its existence. The sensor is located on the left-side hinge of the MacBook Pro. A magnet is also embedded in the hinge itself along with an arrow that indicates its polarity. Apple previously relied on a…

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