These Android apps are spying on you — and there’s no easy way to stop them

Recent research has uncovered just how dangerous and easily accessible spyware apps are. These apps are a ticking privacy time bomb with little recourse......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 20th, 2023

Source: YouTube Music planning more apps, including for Apple TV and Garmin

The most full-featured YouTube Music experience today is found on Android and iOS followed by the web. Google is now planning to release more YouTube Music apps and integrations for third-party devices. more… The post Source: YouTube Music planni.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News41 min. ago

Download the macOS Sonoma and 15-inch MacBook Air wallpapers here

macOS Sonoma, or macOS 14, was announced at WWDC 2023 with new features for Mac users. In addition to improvements to iMessage and FaceTime, the system also brings profiles to Safari, web apps, and a new Game Mode. But in addition to these features,.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News41 min. ago

iOS 17 Messages adds emoji tapbacks, stickers, audio message transcription, more

Apple announced a bunch of new features for iMessage in iOS 17. This includes emoji tapbacks and a new emoji stickers interface. The little-used iMessage apps have also been hidden away behind a sub-menu, for a cleaner and simpler overall design. Ot.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Apple Music finally adds option to cross-fade between songs in iOS 17

Apple Music has finally added a feature that has existed on the Android version of Apple Music for a while, has been a staple of iTunes on desktop, and in fact used to exist in the iOS Music app many moons ago. That’s right — iOS 17 finally add.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

watchOS 10 beta 1 now rolling out to developers

Just as rumors predicted, watchOS 10 was announced on Monday with a new interface that takes advantage of the larger screens of the latest Apple Watch models. Multiple apps have been redesigned, and there’s a new place for widgets. Now Apple is ro.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Apple will make dev kits available to help developers build and test apps for Vision Pro headset

Apple unveiled the Apple Vision Pro headset today at WWDC in part to reinforce the developer story behind it; the company wants a vibrant app ecosystem to emerge for this new spatial computing platform, even if the first iteration of the headset wil.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Here are the winners of the 2023 Apple Design Awards

Every year, Apple nominates multiple apps available in the App Store to compete for the Apple Design Awards at WWDC. Following the keynote this morning, the company has now announced the winners of the 2023 Apple Design Awards, “celebrating 12 bes.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

iMessage group chats with Android users are better, but also worse in iOS 17

The “green bubble” stigma is a very real thing and, partially, for good reason. When someone with an Android phone joins a group chat with iMessage users, it strips away a lot of useful features, but Apple is somewhat improving that in iOS 17......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News2 hr. 41 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 News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Datadog Workflow Automation helps security teams investigate and resolve service disruptions

Datadog released Workflow Automation, a new product that enables teams to automate end-to-end remediation processes—with out-of-the-box actions and pre-built templates—across all systems, apps and services to help identify, investigate and resolv.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Appdome collaborates with GitHub to automate delivery of secure mobile apps

Appdome has integrated its platform with GitHub to accelerate the delivery of secure mobile apps globally. GitHub Actions is now part of the Appdome Dev2Cyber Agility Partner Initiative to accelerate the delivery of secure mobile apps globally. With.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Developers gain new SDK tools for Privacy Label generation and security checks

Apple is creating new tools around third-party SDK use to simplify developer software pipelines, like Privacy Label generation.A Privacy Label for TikTokWhen developers build their apps, they often use third-party SDKs to implement different features.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News2 hr. 41 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 News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Apple rejected nearly one million apps for privacy violations between 2020 and 2022

Between 2020 to 2022, Apple rejected almost one million apps from the App Store for privacy violations, and the number is increasing substantially.Privacy is a major reason for App Store rejectionsThe company routinely shares annual reports of App St.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

App Store Review Guideline updates go after fake apps, bad ads

Apple has refined its App Store Review Guidelines and other developer-related documents, with changes taking aim against inappropriate advertising, apps that impersonate others, and Safari extensions.In an email to developers sent out on Monday, Appl.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News2 hr. 41 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 News3 hr. 9 min. ago

Retirement reinvented: How to find fulfilment later in life

Retirement can feel like a strange time for many people. Gone is the routine of work, your time is your own—in theory. How to stop chores from taking over can become a tricky balance. Some people retreat and return to work. Often, those that persev.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 9 min. ago

Vision Pro developer kits will help devs get their apps ready before launch

Apple is doing a few things to help developers get ready for its new platform. Enlarge / Apple's Vision Pro headset. (credit: Apple) Apple's pitch for its new Vision Pro headset announced yesterday leaned heavily on thi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News6 hr. 9 min. ago

Will my Apple Watch get watchOS 10? Here’s every supported model

The upcoming watchOS 10 update includes redesigned apps, a variety of new watch faces, and more. But will your Apple Watch get it?.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News22 hr. 9 min. ago

Reddit’s plan to kill third-party apps sparks widespread protests

Users revolt over Reddit's API pricing as third-party apps face shutdowns. Enlarge / The Reddit iOS app icon. (credit: Getty Images | Yuriko Nakao ) Reddit is getting ready to slap third-pary apps with millions of dollar.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 5th, 2023