Time to ditch LastPass — no longer safe

http://www.wired.com/story/lastpass-breach-vaults-password-managers/? by LILY HAY NEWMAN, published DEC 28, 2022 2:53 PM Yes, It’s Time to Ditch LastPass The password manager’s most recent data breach is so concerning, users need to take immediate steps to protect themselves. YOU'VE HEARD IT again and again: You need to use a password manager to generate strong, unique passwords and keep track of … Continue reading Time to ditch LastPass — no longer safe

Apple’s been warning us that Dark Sky will die when 2023 starts, but it really is happening, like it or not

9to5mac.com/2022/12/20/apple-weather-dark-sky-support-document/ Apple pushes Dark Sky holdouts to switch to Apple Weather, but some users aren’t happy Chance Miller - Dec. 20th 2022 8:12 pm PT @ChanceHMiller As we covered in-depth yesterday [article with Dark Sky alternatives below], the Dark Sky weather app that Apple acquired in 2020 is set to officially shut down in less than … Continue reading Apple’s been warning us that Dark Sky will die when 2023 starts, but it really is happening, like it or not

New features to notice in iOS 16.2 (and how to undo them)

http://www.macrumors.com/2022/12/08/ios-16-2-final-features-list/ iOS 16.2 Released for iPhone With These 12 New Features Tuesday December 13, 2022 10:24 am PST by Joe Rossignol iOS 16.2 is now available for the iPhone 8 and newer following two months of beta testing. With last-minute additions like Apple Music Sing and Advanced Data Protection, the software update includes over a dozen new features and … Continue reading New features to notice in iOS 16.2 (and how to undo them)

How to immediately ax four annoying iOS 16 features

https://www.cnet.com/tech/services-and-software/4-annoying-ios-16-features-you-can-fix-right-now/ 4 Annoying iOS 16 Features You Can Fix Right Now There's a lot to love about the latest iPhone update, but some features and settings can be a bit irritating. Nelson Aguilar Oct. 5, 2022 4:30 a.m. PT If you're accidentally ending calls by pressing the iPhone's side button, learn how to turn that … Continue reading How to immediately ax four annoying iOS 16 features

iOS 16.2’s new iPhone features

http://www.tomsguide.com/news/ios-162-new-iphone-features? [click thru for illustrations] iOS 16.2 live now — here’s all the new features for your iPhone By Philip Michaels, Malcolm McMillan Contributions from  Sanjana Prakash, Richard Priday published about 6 hours ago iOS 16.2 adds Apple Music karaoke mode, Freeform, new widgets and more to the iPhone (Image credit: Shutterstock) The last big update to iOS 16 for 2022 has … Continue reading iOS 16.2’s new iPhone features

Translating text using your iPad camera with iPadOS 16

9to5mac.com/2022/11/02/how-to-translate-text-camera-ipad-ipados-16/ How to translate text using the camera on your iPad with iPadOS 16 Filipe Espósito - Nov. 2nd 2022 6:41 pm PT @filipeesposito With iPadOS 15, Apple added its Translate app to the iPad for the first time. Now with iPadOS 16, which was released to the public in October, the company has introduced … Continue reading Translating text using your iPad camera with iPadOS 16

Provisional EU agreement requires USB-C charging for iPhones by 2024

https://arstechnica.com/?p=1859355 iPhones will be required to use USB-C charging by 2024 under EU policy Provisional EU agreement applies to additional electronics, laptops to follow. SCHARON HARDING - 6/7/2022, 11:24 AM The European Union (EU) has reached an agreement that will make USB-C charging no longer just a convenience but a requirement for iPhones and all other mobile … Continue reading Provisional EU agreement requires USB-C charging for iPhones by 2024

One doctor recommends lifesaving Apple Watch to every patient over 60

I've fallen myself and am over 60 and agree that the Apple Watch was a true blessing each time. The only downside is that the Apple Watch requires charging daily which is sometimes too much of a task to remember for the oldest elderly. I look forward to the day when Apple provides at least … Continue reading One doctor recommends lifesaving Apple Watch to every patient over 60

Pay attention to old sci-fi scenarios of doom – a few could happen

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2022/08/31/artificial-intelligence-worst-case-scenario-extinction/ Opinion  How AI could accidentally extinguish humankind By Émile P. Torres, August 31, 2022 at 7:00 a.m. EDT Émile P. Torres is a philosopher and historian of global catastrophic risk. People are bad at predicting the future. Where are our flying cars? Why are there no robot butlers? And why can’t I take a vacation on … Continue reading Pay attention to old sci-fi scenarios of doom – a few could happen

iOS 16 security and privacy features: everything you need to know

http://www.macrumors.com/guide/ios-16-security-privacy/ iOS 16 Security and Privacy Features: Everything You Need to Know Thursday August 4, 2022 3:46 PM PDT by Juli Clover Every iOS update adds new privacy and security features, and iOS 16 is no exception. Apple has added tools to make it easier to apply security updates, new Face ID capabilities, improvements to photo security, and more, with details … Continue reading iOS 16 security and privacy features: everything you need to know

Black Friday sales on Apple AirTags, other Apple and tech items

http://www.engadget.com/apples-airtag-4-pack-drops-to-a-new-record-low-ahead-of-black-friday-141002755.html? Apple's AirTag 4-pack drops to a new record low ahead of Black Friday Pick up the bundle for only $80, or $20 less than usual. V. Palladino, @valentinalucia November 20, 2022 9:10 AM Chris Velazco/Engadget All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our … Continue reading Black Friday sales on Apple AirTags, other Apple and tech items

Hidden navigation method for your iPhone

https://www.tomsguide.com/how-to/how-to-use-back-button-history-on-iphone [click thru for illustrations] This hidden iPhone navigation feature is simple but genius — here's how to use it By Richard Priday, published October 7, 2022 Your iPhone's back button hides this intuitive feature (Image credit: Shutterstock) Diving into your iPhone's settings or into the various options in your apps can mean you're a long … Continue reading Hidden navigation method for your iPhone