Category: OS X


Tim cook called for greater security of personal data of users making purchases in online stores

Tim cook expressed his concerns about security of users ‘ personal data. As the head of Apple in an interview in Time Magazine under threat are largely those users who often make purchases in online stores.

Tim cook spoke with Time Magazine journalists. The main theme of the interviews was the safety of personal user data. Apple CEO once again expressed interest in this problem, and also urged IT companies to make efforts to protect personal information.

In cook’s opinion, in recent …


How to password protect any app on your iPhone or iPad without jailbreak

Accessibility features of iOS are often useful for all users. In iOS 12 the function of “Screen time”, which not only monitors the use of the device, but also allows you to set a password on the app.

In App Store there are apps that offer password protection, requiring a code every time when you open the program. However, this opportunity supports a few applications. As a rule, popular social networks, text editors and image editors can’t be locked with a password. Namely, in these …


Five cases, an alternative to the Apple Smart Battery Case that will save your money

This week Apple released brand covers with built-in battery for iPhone XS, Max XS and XR for the price of 11 176 rubles. We offer 5 similar covers that are much cheaper.

As you know, one of the weaknesses of smartphones is their autonomy. In this regard, purchasing the iPhone, it is better to think about powerbanks or any other solution by which you not remain without a connection at the most inopportune moment.

Even since the release of iPhone 4 accessories, such as cases with …


Pavel Durov shared plans for the development of the Telegram in 2019

Founder and CEO of Telegram Pavel Durov summed up in 2018, and told about the plans for 2019. He wrote about this in my channel Telegram.

According to Durov, “2018 was great for a Telegram, but 2019 will be the most important in the history of the company.” He also promised that this year in the Telegram will be a new long-awaited features.

The leader Telegram also noted the increased popularity of the messenger:

Telegram — one of the few applications for messaging, which has …


The Swiss watchmaker has released a copy of Apple Watch for 350 thousand dollars

The success of the Apple Watch is not haunted by many manufacturers of smart watches. At this time, to borrow an idea Apple has decided in Switzerland.

17 January 2019 Swiss company H Moser & Cie introduced a new concept of brand-name watches, design of which largely repeats the famous Apple Watch. The device is called Swiss Alp Black Watch Concept. It costs 350 thousand dollars. The presentation took place in the framework of the International salon of Haute Horlogerie in Geneva. …


Organizer GoodNotes 5 has an updated design

One of the most popular organizers in the App Store GoodNotes 5 received the long-awaited update. Its developers changed the app design, but also added a few useful features.

One of the key updates was a changed format of the folders in which the user can store their notes. Their number is now unlimited. Also there is the option of creating a related and internal folders. Updated and search method: the application will look at the user’s request once all documents are handwritten and …


The new iPhone will receive an upgraded camera and save Lightning

According to new information released by the insider OnLeaks, iPhone 2019 can obtain superior rear and front camera, internal components and redesigned Lightning port.

The insider has already shown a prototype iPhone 2019 with a triple camera. According to him, one of the modules will be 10 megapixels, and the second at 14 megapixels. Details of the third sensor is unknown. The iPhone XS uses two 12-megapixel sensor.

Likely, Apple will continue to use a telephoto lens and add a wide …


J. P. Morgan analyzed the drop in sales of smartphones and made a forecast for 2019. The forecast is not comforting

According to the analytical Agency J. P. Morgan, in 2019, sales of all smartphones are greatly reduced, and most of all it will affect Apple and Samsung.

“We expect the number of sold iPhone will decline in 2019 due to weak demand in China and the fact that many people are less likely to update their gadgets” — said in a research report, J. P. Morgan.

Smartphone shipments in China for the December quarter declined 20% compared to the same period last year, and the industry is …


Samsung hasn’t released Galaxy S10, and he has already lost to test the performance of the iPhone XS

As you know, Samsung plans to announce a flagship smartphone of 2019 only on 20 February, but in anticipation of their debut portal Slashleaks published the results of synthetic tests S10+.

According to the test results, the current generation iPhone, equipped with chips A12 Bionic outperform the Snapdragon 855, installed in the Samsung flagship 2019.

Galaxy S10+ with 6 GB of RAM in single-core test of Geekbench 3 scored 413 points, and multicore — 10 of 256 points.

For …


Apple reduces the number of vacancies due to weak sales of the new iPhone

According to a new Bloomberg report, Apple plans to reduce the number of vacancies in some units due to weak sales of the new iPhone.

Reportedly, Tim cook made a statement at the meeting Apple held earlier this month. Details about which departments will be cut jobs, no. However, at the meeting he noted that areas such as artificial intelligence will continue to evolve at a rapid pace.

Publisher Bloomberg also added in the report that Apple plans to continue expanding its services, …