Fortnite maker sue Apple, Google for removal from app store

SAN FRANCISCO: Fortnite creator Epic Games has sued Apple and Google after the tech giants dropped the popular video game from their app stores for violating payment guidelines. Epic Games started a social media campaign against Apple by releasing a

Google launches new feature to rival Apple’s AirDrop

WASHINGTON: Google is officially rolling out its Apple AirDrop-like nearby file sharing feature for Android. The new feature allows users to share files, photos, and links between devices easily, and automatically select the best way to send data similar to

Google, Apple remove Palestine from maps, replace with Israel

SAN FRANCISCO: A post going viral on social media has claimed that Google has removed Palestine from all online maps. The users shared screenshots of Google Maps that show an outline of the map with the labels for West Bank

Twitter accounts of Biden, Musk, Obama, Gates hacked

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter suffered a major security breach that saw hackers take control of the accounts of major public figures and corporations, including Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Apple. Twitter disabled the ability to

Apple launches free online coding course for teachers

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple has launched a free online coding course for teachers while increasing its existing school coding programs with new material. The company, which offers coding courses under the ‘Develop in Swift’ and ‘Everyone Can Code’ banners, said the

Apple’s new feature ‘CarKey’ lets users unlock car with iPhone

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple has officially announced the ‘CarKey’ feature with the launch of iOS 14, which will allow users to unlock, lock, and start their car. Through this new update, CarKey will let the users use the iPhone and also

Apple to build own chips for Mac computers

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple has announced to build its own chips to power Mac computers to create a “common architecture” that allows the devices to run the same apps such as those on iPhone and iPad. The news came at the

Apple may rename iOS to ‘iPhone OS’

NEW YORK: Apple is rumoured to rename the proprietary iPhone software, the iOS to iPhone OS, and the flagship product iPhone could also be renamed as the Apple Phone. The news was circulated in social media by Jon Prosser. According

Apple secures deal for Leonardo DiCaprio’s next film

LOS ANGELES: Apple has secured a deal for Hollywood veteran director Martin Scorsese’s next film, ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’, US media reported. ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’ will star Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro. It is the second

Apple, Google ban location tracking in contact tracing apps

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple and Google have banned the use of location tracking in apps that use a new contact tracing system to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. Apple and Google, whose operating systems power 99 percent of

Apple introduces feature enabling easier iPhone unlock

NEW YORK: Apple is considering to introduce a new feature that will enable users to unlock their iPhone while wearing a mask. As lockdowns continue, and some countries mandate that people wear masks every time they leave their homes, opening

Apple to open first retail store in India next year: Tim Cook

CUPERTINO: Apple will open its first physical retail store in India in 2021, Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Wednesday. The announcement was made at the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting. Cook said Apple would start selling its products online in

Apple makes a big announcement after coronavirus infection

BEIJING: Apple on Saturday said it would shut down all of its web stores and corporate offices in mainland China before Feb 9, As concerns installed over the coronavirus infection, where death toll reached more than 304 by the virus.

Apple to close all China stores due to coronavirus outbreak

BEIJING: Apple on Saturday said it would shut all official stores and corporate offices in mainland China until 9th February as fears mounted over the coronavirus outbreak. “Out of an abundance of caution and based on the latest advice from

Sony unveils Vision S to join the race of electric vehicles

LAS VEGAS: Sony stunned the CES 2020 audience with its electric car concept. The prototype named Vision-S showed the firm’s sensors and in-car entertainment technology. The ongoing CES 2020 in Las Vegas has introduced some amazing consumer electronic products. Fortune

Apple premieres M. Night Shyamalan thriller ‘Servant’

Apple debuted “Servant” at the global red carpet premiere for the new, ten-episode series at BAM Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, New York. In attendance was director M. Night Shyamalan, as well as actors Toby Kebbell, Lauren Ambrose, Nell

Apple launches app to let users enroll in health studies

CUPERTINO: Apple on Thursday launched an app that will let users of its devices to enroll in three health studies, allowing them to share health-related data for medical research. The studies are conducted in partnership with research institutes, including Harvard

Apple introduces MacBook Pro laptop with 16-inch screen

CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA: Apple on Wednesday unveiled a new MacBook Pro with a bigger screen and a better keyboard, replacing its 15-inch model. Apple hailed it the “world’s best pro notebook” designed for developers, photographers, filmmakers, scientists, music producers and anyone

7 Foods That Naturally Cleanse Liver

KARACHI: The liver is the organ that filters, processes, and breaks down what passes through your body. The liver plays an important role in the body. While it largely takes care of itself, a person can help maintain liver health

Trump takes swipe at Apple for ditching iPhone home button

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump took a swipe at Apple chief Tim Cook with a Tweet lamenting the removal of the iPhone home button. “To Tim: The Button on the IPhone was FAR better than the Swipe!” he tweeted Friday.

Apple borrows $7 bn despite sitting on a $200 bn cash pile

San Francisco: The cash-rich company is looking to grab a piece of ultra-cheap money by releasing corporate bonds at the all-time low borrowing rates. The tech giant, Apple Inc., is releasing bonds in the cash market at all-time low borrowing

Apple devices could identify dementia: Study

CALIFORNIA: A study has suggested that Apple device uniting with computerized applications could differentiate people with a dementia illness. According to drug-maker Eli Lilly, Apple devices, including the iPhone, in combination with digital apps could differentiate people with mild Alzheimer’s

Apple sued over violating privacy laws

SAN JOSE: Apple Inc. was sued over claims of privacy that Siri users were violated when human reviewers listened to customer recordings. In a complaint, filed in federal court in San Jose accused of violating a California privacy law that