This Homepod Automation Will Reduce Siri Volume during Late Night and Early Morning

Digital Assistants have picked up several smart features in the recent past and Siri is no different. However, despite all the advance features, there are some niggles for HomePod users. It is very common for Siri to shout at you via HomePods. Ideally, HomePod should adjust the volume depending on ambient temperature but the feature doesn’t seem to work that well. Matthew Cassinelli has worked on the Workflow app before Apple acquired it, now he has come up with an automation workflow which will make sure that Siri keeps its…

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Deal: Amazon Offering $30 Off on AirPods, $15 Off on AirPods Pro

If you’re hunting for some deals on AirPods, you’re in for some significant luck today. Amazon is offering discounts on all models of AirPods, as well as the charging case for the AirPods. Depending on which AirPods you’re looking to buy, Amazon is offering up to $30 off on Apple’s wireless earphones. The new AirPods with Wireless Charging Case is receiving the highest discount, at $30, from its usual price of $199. The AirPods with Charging Case is now being sold for $129.98, which is $30 lower than its normal…

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New WhatsApp Update Brings Dark Mode to iPhones

The WhatsApp update that you were waiting for is finally here. Facebook has released a new WhatsApp update that brings Dark Mode to all iPhone users with compatible smartphones. The WhatsApp update with the app version 2.20.30 is now available for the general public on the App Store. It can be installed on compatible iPhones, and it brings the much-awaited Dark Mode user interface design to the app. It now supports both light and dark themes, and the theme can be made to sync with the iPhone’s UI theme on…

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Apple Releases Fourth Developer Beta for macOS Catalina 10.15.4, tvOS 13.4

Apple has released the fourth beta for macOS Catalina 10.15.4 a week after releasing the third beta. As expected the fourth developer beta of macOS Catalina focusses on bug fixes and stability improvements. Furthermore, the company has also released the fourth developer beta for tvOS 13.4. At this point in time, it is not clear as to what improvements the new developers beta brings to macOS Catalina. In all likelihood, it will improve performance, security update and also squash all the bugs found in the previous version. A word of…

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Apple Releases iOS 13.4 Beta 4 and iPadOS 13.4 Beta 4 To Developers

One week after releasing the third beta version of iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4 to developers, Apple has released the fourth beta build of its mobile operating systems. If you’re a registered developer, you can install these builds on compatible iPhones and iPads. Apple has dropped a new version of iOS and iPadOS today. iOS 13.4 Beta 4 and iPadOS 13.4 Beta 4 builds can now be downloaded and installed on compatible devices through the Apple Developer Center or via the OTA (over the air) method if a proper configuration…

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Google Emulates iPhone’s 3D Touch Feature on Pixel Phones Using Just Software

Remember the immensely useful 3D Touch feature that Apple removed from all its iPhones with iOS 13? Well, Google is adding a similar feature to its Pixel smartphones with an update using just software. While Apple removed 3D Touch from its newer iPhones, starting with the iPhone 11, Google is adding a feature that works in a similar way but does so without a need for a special pressure-sensitive layer on the screen. It works solely via software algorithms, and that’s what’s great about Google. It does things via just…

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This Is How Foldable iPhone’s Flexible Screen and Cover Could Work

We’ve now seen multiple brands making smartphones with foldable screens, but as usual, Apple will be late to the party. However, everyone expects the company to make near perfect phones, and this patent could help Apple in making such a phone. A new patent granted to Apple shows how the company plans on making foldable-screen phones that could be more reliable than current-generation foldable phones from the likes of Huawei and Samsung.  The patent granted by the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office) talks about a flexible screen and…

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Get 6 Months Talk, Text and 2GB/Month with this $50 Plan [Deals Hub]

There are a dizzying amount of wireless plans out there. Selecting a phone and your usage limits is hard enough, but the sheer amount of options that branch out from there is enough to make anyone throw up their hands and start buying carrier pigeons. There are a few oases of simplicity, though. For instance, this Tello Value Prepaid 6-Month Plan that has the dual advantage of not only being simple but super cheap. The plan gives you unlimited talk and text, plus 2GB per month. That’s fair enough, but…

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How to Use Instant Notes on iPhone and iPad

Ever wanted to take a quick note or jot down a number on your iPhone? Unlocking the phone and then going through the Notes app to add the note can be a lengthy process. Samsung leverages S-Pen to let Galaxy Note users add notes from the lock screen. Apple has a different solution to offer. The company has added Instant Notes feature to iOS 13 to you access recently viewed notes or create a new one from the lock screen of your iPhone using the Control Center. Using the Instant…

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Steve Wozniak Jokingly Claimed He and His Wife Could Have Been Patient Zero for Coronavirus in the US

Apple co-founder erroneously claimed that he and his wife Janet could have been the patient zero for coronavirus in the U.S. He made the claims while checking in at the West Coast Sports Institute in Santa Clara, though later he said it was “kind of a joke.” In a Swarm check-in at the West Coast Sports Institute in Santa Clara, Wozniak said that Janet got a bad cough after returning from China on January 4. However, Janet later emailed USA Today to confirm that she only has been diagnosed with…

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