8BitDo makes the Mac great for retro games—iPhone? Not so much

On the iPhone, 8BitDo's SN30 Pro is a waste with no emulator support. Enlarge / The 8BitDo SN30 Pro is now supported on Apple platforms. (credit: 8BitDo) The 8BitDo SN30 Pro has repeatedly been called one of the best con.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 21st, 2023

Apple announces tvOS 17: redesigned Control Center, Find my Remote, FaceTime app

tvOS 17 includes a redesigned Control Center interface, a way to find your Apple TV remote using your iPhone, as well some new photo screensaver options. They are also bringing the FaceTime app to Apple TV, using Continuity Camera to take advantage.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

iOS 17 drops support for iPhone 8 and X; here are all compatible models

Apple has finally announced iOS 17, which brings a lot of improvements and new features to the iPhone operating system. This includes more customization options for the Lock Screen, improved iMessage and FaceTime, new features for the Health app, an.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Apple announces new Optic ID biometrics for user authentication on Apple Vision Pro headset

Apple announced a new biometrics system called Optic ID for Apple Vision Pro. It analyzes your iris to identify you, akin to how Face ID works for your whole face on iPhone. This means the device can automatically unlock when you place the headset.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Apple says it has fixed iPhone autocorrect with iOS 17

One of the biggest complaints we hear from iPhone users is that autocorrect never quite corrects their typing how they want. Well, Apple is promising big improvements to the keyboard autocorrect system with iOS 17 on iPhone. The new autocorrect syst.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Siri no longer requires ‘Hey’ command to activate, now has back-to-back requests

Since iPhone 6s, users can talk to Siri hands-free just by saying the command “Hey Siri.” This command was later added to pretty much every Apple device, and became crucial for HomePod – Apple’s smart speaker. But now with iOS 17, macOS 14,.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

iOS 17 iPhone StandBy: How to use and customize the smart display feature

One of the headlining new features with iOS 17 is a smart landscape display mode for iPhone when it’s charging. Coming with different clock faces, widgets, access to photos, and more, here’s how to use and customize the iOS 17 iPhone Standby d.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

iPadOS 17: Here’s a first look at the customizable Lock Screen

Apple today announced iPadOS 17, which introduces new ways to customize the Lock Screen and interact with widgets. Just like the iPhone last year with iOS 16, iPad now has a customizable Lock Screen with different font styles and widgets. Read on fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

13-year old girl wipes out family savings making in-game purchases

A 13-year old girl from China blew her family’s fortune on microtransactions in a mobile game, wiping out their life savings in the process. Microtransactions are the new way that developers make money from their games and apps. This is.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

DEAL: Save up to 38% on the Amazon Fire TV Stick!

Amazon's Fire TV Stick is a great option for people looking to access services such as Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, and more. Smart TVs are pretty cool – they connect to the internet, let you stream content on demand, and even access video.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Apple Design Awards winners revealed at WWDC 2023

As part of WWDC 2023, Apple has selected and announced the twelve winning apps and games across six categories for the Apple Design Awards.Apple Design AwardsEach WWDC, the best apps and games on the App Store compete for top honors from Apple. The w.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Apple says emulation in macOS can show devs how Windows games could run

Apple's push to improve gaming on Mac may involve some form of emulation, with its Game Porting Toolkit including a way for developers to try out existing Windows games within macOS.Apple's announcements during WWDC for macOS and Mac include quite a.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

Apple may have just enabled thousands of Windows games on Mac

Apple's Game Porting Toolkit makes it easy to get Windows games on Mac, but Apple didn't talk about the fact that it could enable thousands of games right away......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 24 min. ago

One of the best gaming laptops you can buy is $650 off at Best Buy

The Asus ROG Zephyrus 14-inch gaming laptop is great for anyone who wants to game on the move without being weighed down. It's on sale now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 24 min. ago

How to download the iOS 17 beta on your iPhone right now

iOS 17 is now available to registered developers. Here's how to grab the first beta today if you're eager to try it out......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 24 min. ago

This 300-inch Epson 4K Projector with HDR 10 is $500 off today

Snap up a high-end Epson 4K Projector for less today with this great offer at Best Buy. It's $500 off for a limited time......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 24 min. ago

UNESCO hails $2.9-bn Australian plan to protect Great Barrier Reef

The UN's cultural agency UNESCO welcomed on Tuesday commitments from Australia to protect the Great Barrier Reef, with the government pledging 4.4 billion Australian dollars ($2.9 billion) to safeguard the natural wonder......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 24 min. ago

WatchOS 10 doesn’t fix my biggest issue with the Apple Watch

Apple just showed off its watchOS 10 update at WWDC 2023. And it looks great! But it still doesn't fix my biggest problem with the Apple Watch......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 24 min. ago

The iPhone"s ducking autocorrect problem finally gets fixed

Your iPhone's autocorrect is getting a big ducking upgrade......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

A big discount just landed on the latest Apple Watch SE

The great value Apple Watch SE 2 just got even cheaper thanks to this fantastic deal at Amazon. Enjoy the wonders of a smartwatch for less......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 24 min. ago

California"s honey bees await the famous sunshine

California's very wet winter gifted the state a spectacular superbloom—an explosion of flowers that delighted hikers and should have been great news for bees......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 56 min. ago