Video: An iPhone Working With An Android Wear Watch, No Jailbreak Required

Have an iPhone, but want to use an Android Wear watch? Too bad! Google and Apple are focusing their smartwatch efforts on their own platforms for now, with all signs pointing to them avoiding cross-platform friendliness for as long as possible. Fortunately, the world has talented modders who can make things right. Here’s a video … Continue reading Video: An iPhone Working With An Android Wear Watch, No Jailbreak Required

‘I installed Windows 95 on a brand new iPhone 6 Plus’, Says a Chinese developer

What did you do when you first got your iPhone 6 Plus device? Today in “putting stuff onto things on which they don’t belong,” a certain Chinese developer prefered to try out Windows 95 on his brand new iPhone 6 Plus. He used a tool called iDos, an open source DOSBox-like app to install the … Continue reading ‘I installed Windows 95 on a brand new iPhone 6 Plus’, Says a Chinese developer

Apple says it has taken action against the infected apps in China

Conventional wisdom suggests that the vast majority of mobile malware cases impact Android devices. Or at least that those who do not jailbreak their iPhones are safe most threats — even Apple CEO Tim Cook has bashed Android for “dominating” the mobile malware market. Yet a new virus found in China by US-based researchers could … Continue reading Apple says it has taken action against the infected apps in China

Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals he is Gay on Bloomberg Business Week

Today the CEO of Apple Tim Cook wrote a long essay on Bloomberg Business Week magazine in which he proclaim that he considers “being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.” Below is an extract from Bloomberg Business Week published on the 30 October, 2014. Throughout my professional life, I’ve tried to maintain a basic level … Continue reading Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals he is Gay on Bloomberg Business Week

Apple Pay’s Could Emulate Bluetooth File Share and Enable Phone-to-Phone Payments

The launch of Apple Pay this week is giving many people their first taste of NFC payment technology, which allows them to buy things in a store by bringing an iPhone 6 close to a compatible terminal. But the NFC standard also allows payments to be made directly between smartphones. Apple and its competitors, such as Google … Continue reading Apple Pay’s Could Emulate Bluetooth File Share and Enable Phone-to-Phone Payments

Roughly 1,000 Transactions Made with Apple Pay Were Logged Twice in Customer Accounts

Some Bank of America customers have been double-charged for purchases made with Apple Pay, the payment system Apple launched on Monday. Roughly 1,000 transactions made with Apple Pay were logged twice in customer accounts, said Tara Burke, a spokeswoman with Bank of America, which is one of the largest U.S. banks and was an Apple … Continue reading Roughly 1,000 Transactions Made with Apple Pay Were Logged Twice in Customer Accounts