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No, Apple Isn’t Planning to Buy Manchester United

Apple is not currently planning to purchase Premier League club Manchester United, according to a source familiar with the matter. A report earlier today from British tabloid The Daily Star claimed that Apple had expressed an interest in buying Manchester United for around $7 billion, but our source with direct knowledge of the situation said …

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Add a Wee Emoji to Your iPhone’s Clock, Because You Deserve a Little Happiness

photo: Jake Peterson It’s true iOS isn’t ace customizable as Android, but the gap is much narrower than it used to be. These days, your can personalize your iPhone’s Lock Screen, change your app icons to anything you likeand even add a digital pet to the Dynamic Island. If you’re in the market for yet …

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Apple Sends DSID With iPhone Analytics Data, Tests Show

photo: Sukrita Rungroj (Shutterstock) A new test of how Apple gathers usage data from iPhones has found that the company collects personally identifiable information while explicitly promising not to. the privacy policy governing Apple’s device analytics says the “none of the collected information identifies you personally.” But an analysis of the data sent to Apple …

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Apple’s AirPods Can Work As Good As Expensive Hearing Aids, Study Finds

AirPods 2 performed similarly well to basic hearing aids in quiet environments. Apple’s AirPods Pro earbuds can potentially act as hearing aids for adults with mild to moderate hearing loss, a new study published in the journal iScience revealed. The study was conducted by researchers from the Taipei Veterans General Hospital in Taiwan. Experts looked …

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Google Maps update shows fast-charging EV stations, new AR views

A charging port is seen on a Mercedes Benz EQC 400 4Matic electric vehicle at the Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, February 13, 2019. Mark Blinch | Reuters An updated version of Google Maps for Android and iPhone is rolling out with several new features, such as the option to search for electric …

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Stop Using Spotlight on Your iPhone (and Do This Instead)

photo: Kicking Studio (Shutterstock) Spotlight, once an essential tool in your iPhone productivity arsenal, has become nearly unusable on iOS 16. It sometimes displays search results almost instantly, but more often than not it takes a few seconds (or more) to find things. the latency is particularly noticeable on older iPhones, and the inconsistency of …

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Apple AirPods Can Work as More Affordable Hearing Aids, Study Finds

photo: Gizmodo It’s estimated that by the year 2060the number of Americans dealing with hearing loss will double, which is especially concerning because currently only about 25% of older adults who would benefit from a hearing aid actually have access to or are willing to use the expensive hardware. They’re not a perfect alternative, but …

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