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Apple celebrates cricket with ‘Shot on iPhone’ video

Cricket is the most popular sport in India, and Apple India introduced a short video that’s a love story to the game. This homage was filmed entirely with the iPhone XS, demonstrating some of the

Secrets to multitasking like a pro in iPadOS 13 [Video]

Multitasking on the iPad allows you to use more than one app at the same time, and in iPadOS, the iPad has gotten even more powerful. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Pokémon Masters brings real-time battles to iOS this summer

The Pokémon Company today revealed new details about upcoming mobile game Pokémon Masters — just as promised. There’s lots of exciting news for fans of the franchise, including a release date. And

Apple’s latest machine learning breakthrough could help train better AI

Having lagged behind in artificial intelligence for several years, Apple is eager to prove that it’s catching up. In a new paper, published in Apple’s own Machine Learning Journal, it describes an

Bootleg tracks for rapper Playboi Carti pop up on Apple Music

Apple Music is a great place for listening to official albums. It also turns out that it’s not a bad place to find unauthorized leaked tracks. According to a new report, a series of leaked tracks

Thieves rob California Apple Store at gunpoint

Thieves robbed the Apple Store in Valencia, California, at gunpoint Wednesday morning. As customers shopped shortly before 11 a.m., three male suspects entered Apple Valencia Town Center and “began

How to ask Google to auto-wipe your activity data on iOS

You can now ask the Google app on iOS to automatically wipe your location and activity history. The new feature, which was showcased during Google I/O in late May, takes the hassle out of covering

Build a world-class website the easy way [Deals]

Web design is a deep, vast field. But that doesn’t mean you need to be an expert to build beautiful sites that work on any device. In fact, you don’t even need to know how to write a line of code.

Acclaimed 2D action RPG Hyper Light Drifter coming to iOS

Heart Machine’s acclaimed 2D action RPG Hyper Light Drifter won hearts and minds when it launched on Mac, PC, and consoles back in 2016. Now, three years later, it’s finally coming to the iOS App

Business Chat readies for takeoff for Delta customers

Delta has become the first airline to adopt Apple’s Business Chat feature. The service will be used to conveniently connect customers to a Delta representative when they need support. It will be

Apple Watch fall detection helps 87-year-old woman after car accident

The Apple Watch Series 4’s fall detection feature has been credited with potentially helping save an 87-year-old woman’s life after a car accident. Maine octogenarian Dotty White was on her way back

Taylor Swift will headline special gig for … Amazon Prime Day?

Amazon is going all-out for Prime Day 2019. Not only will the event run for 48 hours, offering massive discounts on more than a million products, but it will also feature a music concert with some

You’ll have to wait longer for Sky: Children of the Light on iOS

Sky: Children of the Light, the much-anticipated game from the makers of Journey, has been delayed. You’ll have to wait another week for the title to hit the App Store — but you can preorder it right

Apple could lend a major assist to struggling display maker

Apple could give struggling supplier Japan Display a boost by investing $100 million in the company. This will offer a valuable lifeline as Japan Display goes through restructuring after a key

iPhone getting a built-in doggy detector and kitty catcher

Coming to iPhone and Mac is a tool that examines images looking for cats and dogs. But the goal isn’t an app that allows people to walk around with an iPhone identifying the species of random

Apple Watch and iPad with LTE head for Xfinity Mobile

In a better-late-than-never scenario, Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile wireless carrier will soon begin offering two recent iPad models along with last year’s Apple Watch. These are the first non-smartphones

Verizon’s new truly unlimited data plan sounds too good to be true

Verizon Wireless is finally offering a truly unlimited talk, text and data plan through the company’s Visible brand. It only costs $40 per month and is powered by Verizon’s 4G LTE network. Visible

Polar Ignite hopes to compete with Apple Watch in health tracking

Polar calls its latest wearable a GPS fitness watch, but the Ignite goes deeper into health monitoring than that description suggests. Many of the features are related to sleep tracking, including

Check out these great hidden features in iOS 13’s Reminders app

The updated Reminders app is much better than you might think. Here are some great new -- and hidden -- features in iOS 13 Reminders. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

Shopify now lets you chat with 800,000 merchants via iMessage

Shopify customers can reach out to business owners with the Messages app on their iPhone or Mac thanks to integration with Apple Business Chat. It’s even possible to make purchases via these text