Category: iMac


Apple will repair iMac late 2012 until 2021

21-inch and 27-inch iMac released in late 2012, will be added to the list of obsolete and vintage Apple products on January 30. This is stated in an internal memo to the company which was received by Macrumors.

As a rule, vintage and obsolete products are not serviced at authorized service centers. However, iMac late 2012, will be added to the pilot program Apple that increases the service period up to 30 January 2021 worldwide, the availability of spare parts.

In addition to the …


The detection of the fall in the Apple Watch launches about emergency calls at ski resorts

Apple Watch Series 4 is a very useful feature to save the life of the user. Finding a hard fall, the watch will help if necessary call emergency services. But I think it may accidentally work even at ski resorts.

The emergency centres at the ski resorts in Colorado to receive false reports of injuries because of the operation of this function. The problem is that not all skiers pay attention to the signals sent to the clock — they just shake and continue to ride on the slopes. And at …


Apple received a patent for the strap-chameleon for Apple Watch

Apple is developing a wrist strap for Apple Watch that can adapt to the color of the clothes of the owner. The company has already received a corresponding patent.

Patent and trademark office approved Apple’s new patent. The company’s engineers have developed a strap that changes color depending on the clothing of the user.

The next band consists of multiple light pipes, which are equipped with LEDs. They can work independently from each other, displaying a different color or …


Found exploit in iOS and iOS 11.4 11.4.1

A hacker under the nickname Tihmstar found a way to hack iOS 11.4 and 11.4.1 iOS to install jailbreak, but not all devices will be supported.

Tihmstar tweeted that he found an exploit that can be used for hacking iOS iOS 11.4 and 11.4.1. A hacker exploits a vulnerability associated with the 3.5 mm headphone Jack. This means that the iPhone on the Apple chips A10 and A11 will not be supported.

On the A10 chip runs the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, while the A11 motorway work iPhone 8, …


Scosche introduced automotive wireless charging for iPhone

Known accessory maker Scosche has announced a new wireless charger MagicGrip Charge for use in the car.

In a press release from Scosche notes that the MagicGrip Charge is able to determine when the device is enabled Qi is located directly over the charging coil, after which the mechanism will automatically lock the smartphone in the …


WSJ: iPhone XI will receive triple the camera, and the successor to the iPhone XR — dual

Edition of the Wall Street Journal confirmed rumors that the successor to the iPhone XS will get triple the camera, and the heir iPhone XR — double.

The WSJ writes that in 2019, Apple will introduce two iPhone with OLED screen and one smartphone with LCD-display. In the new Apple phones will make a great accent to upgrade camera.

Which functions will fulfill the third module is unknown. According to rumors, it will allow you create better portraits and better recognize the …


Smartphone app Second Chances can identify an opioid overdose

Scientists have created an app for smartphones that is able to detect an opioid overdose, and alert emergency services.

The application, called Second Chances, is still in the development stage, but researchers hope that it will be approved Management under the control over quality of foodstuff and medicines of the USA.

“Every day from an opioid overdose kills more than 110 Americans. This is a huge public health problem,” notes Jacob sunshine, study co-author, “Second chance”, …


In VLC will support AirPlay

The developers of the video player open source VLC announced the introduction of support for AirPlay in the next update.

The team Videolan with one of the leading developers Jean-Baptiste Kempf during CES 2019 told reporters at the CES Variety that VLC will support AirPlay, which allows users to stream video from iPhone or Android to your Apple TV.

Update app VLC could be released in about a month. However, the developers noted that the specific release dates yet.

“As in …


Sales of Apple computers declined during the holiday period 2018

In addition to the problems associated with iPhone sales, Apple has also faced a decline in demand for the Mac in December.

According to Gartner, shipments of Apple computers in December 2018 amounted to 4.9 million units. For comparison, over the same period of 2017 were sold 5.1 million computers, the decline amounted to 3.8%.

Despite this, the company’s share on the market increased from 7.1% to 7.2%, which is a significant growth considering that the overall PC sales decreased …


Samsung has announced the date of the presentation of the Galaxy S10

After a number of rumors that Samsung will introduce the competitor to the iPhone 2019 for a week before the exhibition Mobile World Congress, held in Barcelona in February, the company confirmed this on Twitter.

A video dedicated to the event Galaxy Unpacked 2019 does not give any hints on the design or characteristics of the …