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How to use emoji like a pro in Messages for iPhone and iPad

Your expressive Messages app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch packs in some interesting and useful features related to emojis. For added impact, emojis can be made three times their normal size. But that’s not all. Apple’s stock QuickType keyboard now recommends emojis as you type and Messages has a cool emojification feature where you tap words […]

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Yes, Apple keeps a log of who you contact on iMessage for 30 days

A new report is out on Wednesday, claiming that Apple logs your iMessage contacts and may share them with police. The Intercept published the piece, along with an internal law enforcement document that shows Apple tracks information like IP addresses, phone numbers and time, and stores it for up to 30 days. At first glance, the report can be a […]

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Apple Music ranked highest in J.D. Power Streaming Music Satisfaction Study

Apple Music ranks highest among customers in the just-released 2016 J.D. Power Streaming Music Satisfaction Study. The high profile marketing research firm says the 1-year old streaming service beat out veterans like Pandora and Spotify in 3 of the 6 measures in its study, and first overall.... Read the rest of this post here "Apple Music ranked highest […]

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BlackBerry to cease internal development of smartphones, sharpen focus on software

The ailing Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry has finally admitted defeat: after years of struggling to turn around its phone business, the company said today it’ll stop designing its own smartphones and pivot focus on software. Any future hardware efforts will rely on partners as the company ceases internal development of smartphones, Recode reports.... Read the rest of […]

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Apple said to be meeting up with high profile hackers as part of its new bug bounty program

Apple has reportedly reached out to a handful of high profile iPhone and Mac hackers to try and secure their operating systems from exploits that could be used maliciously or for jailbreaking. The hackers are expected to meet at the Cupertino campus some time this month, where they can earn up to $200,000 for finding […]

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Apple boosting iPhone 7 component orders significantly ahead of the holiday quarter

Unfazed by analyst reports predicting lower iPhone 7 sales this year versus the iPhone 6s in 2015, Apple is now reportedly increasing part and component orders for the handset, touch panel makers told Taiwanese trade publication DigiTimes. Component orders for the holiday quarter are said to be 20-30 percent higher, according to Taiwan-based touch panel […]

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