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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 …

This Is What’s New in iOS 11

Apple released iOS 11 right on schedule on Tuesday and a trio of new iPhones including the vaunted iPhone X (the X, as you probably know by now, is pronounced “ten”) will follow by week’s end. We’ve tested the final version of iOS 11 for the past week and have this to report.
Keep in mind that, if you aren’t planning on purchasing one of the new iPhones anytime soon, you …

Apple Debuts 10th Anniversary iPhone

Apple Debuts 10th Anniversary iPhone

Apple introduced three new iPhones, the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus, as well as the iPhone X, at a media event in Cupertino Tuesday.
The iPhone X, pronounced iPhone 10, includes features such as a faster telephoto lens and an improved flash on the camera. The front-facing camera will provide portrait mode and other features of the outward-facing camera on previous models.
The phone does away with the home button, …

Review and Report: Apple Watch Hermès and Apple Watch Series 2

As someone who stayed up until 3 a.m. the first day the original Apple Watch went on sale and who has faithfully worn it to the neglect of some very fine watches since April 2015, I have always been curious about the Apple Watch Hermès.
While the watch itself is the same, the Apple Watch Hermès comes with exquisite handmade leather bands and a special Hermès watch face that isn’t available on …