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Amazon (Finally) Releases Prime Video App for Apple TV

Amazon (Finally) Releases Prime Video App for Apple TV

After months of anticipation and false rumors, Amazon released the Amazon Prime Video App for Apple TV on Wednesday.
The app is available for Apple TV in over 100 countries. It integrates with the Siri Remote and the Apple TV’s universal search.
Amazon Prime Video supports 4K video on the latest model of the Apple TV. The service is available to members of Amazon Prime, which also provides free one-or two-day shipping on …

Apple Releases iOS 11.2, Adding Apple Pay Cash While Speeding Up Wireless Charging

Apple Releases iOS 11.2, Adding Apple Pay Cash While Speeding Up Wireless Charging

Apple released iOS 11.2, an updated version of the iOS 11 operating system, adding several significant new features including Apple Pay Cash and faster wireless charging for the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X.
The iOS 11.2 release is the second major update to the iOS 11 mobile operating system for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Apple Pay Cash allows users to send and receive money through the iMessage app or …

Auto Industry Debuts Multiple New Vehicles with Apple CarPlay at LA Show

The Los Angeles Auto Show returned to the Convention Center and many automakers took advantage of the post-Thanksgiving event to introduce multiple new vehicles that will be available with Apple CarPlay, Apple’s in-vehicle touch-based display interface that functions as an extension of a driver’s iPhone.
Virtually every car manufacturer offers select vehicles that support CarPlay, including Acura, Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Citroën, Fiat, Ford, Honda, Jeep, Lincoln, …

Apple Rolls Out Indoor Maps for 8 Additional Airports

Apple Rolls Out Indoor Maps for 8 Additional Airports

Apple said Wednesday it was adding indoor maps for eight airports in the United States.
The list of airports includes Baltimore-Washington International, Chicago O’Hare International, Chicago Midway, McCarran International in Las Vegas, Miami International, Minneapolis-Saint Paul International, Oakland International, and Portland International.
The feature has been available since iOS 11 was in beta but it only covered two airports, Philadelphia International and San Jose International.
The indoor map feature allows users to view …

How to Quickly Set Up Your New iPhone 8 or X Using iOS 11’s New ‘Quick Start’ Upgrade Tool

The excitement of getting a shiny new phone quickly wears off once the setup process begins. Will my accounts and contacts transfer? Will I lose messages or photos? What am I forgetting to address?
Apple recognized that the process, until now, has been less than easy and straightforward and introduced a new setup procedure called Quick Start with its recently introduced mobile operating system, iOS 11. Quick Start makes setting up …

Apple iPhone 8 Plus versus iPhone X: Which iPhone Is For Me?

In September, Apple unveiled two new models of its vaunted iPhone smartphone, namely the iPhone X (pronounced 10) and the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. The former is not just another iPhone, it’s the most radical design of the line since Steve Jobs spoke of combining an iPod, a phone, and a computer in one device ten years earlier, while the latter is likely to be the final model with …

Road Test and Review: Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Lane Guidance, Speed Limit Info, and Alternative Routes

Apple has released the latest and greatest version of its mobile operating system, iOS 11, which included significant updates to Apple CarPlay, Apple’s in-vehicle touch-based display interface that functions as an extension of a driver’s iPhone. We took the opportunity to spend a few weeks behind the wheel in several cars with CarPlay to gauge how well it performs.
The additions include useful features such as lane guidance, a new infobox …