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11 things my Android phone does way better than your iPhone

Foldable phones: Full of potential or just plain foolish? TechRepublic’s Karen Roby sits down with ZDNet’s Jason Cipriani and Jason Perlow to explore the future of foldable devices and the smartphone industry. View the latest round of Jason vs. Jason. The gap between Android and iPhone has narrowed dramatically in ...

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Apple needs to make it easier to update older iPhones

Apple and Google: Two approaches to privacy issues Both companies talk up the importance of protecting your data, but make opposite cases for whether you should share it. Read more: https://zd.net/2vWUsg8 So, following an investigation from the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), Apple has decided to be more ...

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Android and iOS devices impacted by new sensor calibration attack

A new device fingerprinting technique can track Android and iOS devices across the Internet by using factory-set sensor calibration details that any app or website can obtain without special permissions. This new technique — called a calibration fingerprinting attack, or SensorID — works by using calibration details from gyroscope and ...

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iOS 12.3: Should you install it?

Is it possible to leave the Apple ecosystem? TechRepublic’s Karen Roby asks ZDNet’s Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani if it’s feasible to happily leave the Apple ecosystem after being invested in their products. Read more: https://zd.net/2XtjT4v Are you the brash type that installs a new iOS update the moment it’s ...

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Apple releases iOS 12.3 with redesigned TV app

Apple and Samsung bring iTunes and AirPlay to smart TVs Over 100 countries set to receive access to iTunes movies and TV shows on 2018 and 2019 Samsung smart TVs. Apple has released iOS 12.3 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. The latest update to its mobile operating system features ...

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Powerbeats Pro review: An upgrade over AirPods in almost every way

In many aspects, Beats’ $249 Powerbeats Pro are the antithesis of Apple’s $199 AirPods: The AirPods forgo buttons for touch controls, while the Powerbeats Pro has three buttons; the AirPods are one size fits all, while the Powerbeats Pro have interchangeable tips and are adjustable; the AirPods aren’t designed for fitness ...

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iOS 13: Bug fixes, performance boosts, and poaching ideas

America’s favorite brands — where’s Apple? TechRepublic’s Karen Roby asks ZDNet’s Chris Matyszczyk about a new survey that came out declaring that Apple is not one of America’s top 25 brands. Read more: https://zd.net/2WhrKSC Everything goes through a lifecycle, and operating systems are no different. They start out as new ...

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Apple prepares fix for crippling App Store bug

America’s favorite brands — where’s Apple? TechRepublic’s Karen Roby asks ZDNet’s Chris Matyszczyk about a new survey that came out declaring that Apple is not one of America’s top 25 brands. Read more: https://zd.net/2WhrKSC Having problems downloading new or updated apps from the iOS App Store because you can’t dismiss ...

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WWDC 2019: What I want Apple to add to iOS 13 and the iPad Pro

Is it possible to leave the Apple ecosystem? TechRepublic’s Karen Roby asks ZDNet’s Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani if it’s feasible to happily leave the Apple ecosystem after being invested in their products. Read more: https://zd.net/2XtjT4v With WWDC (Apple’s annual developer conference) just over a month away, I’ve started thinking ...

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