Apple releases iOS 14.4.1 and macOS 11.2.3 to address a WebKit vulnerability

Apple has released a set of updates it recommends all iPhone, iPad and Mac users download as soon as possible. No, iOS 14.5 and Big Sur 11.3…

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iOS 14.5 won’t actually let you change a default music service

It turns out that Apple’s iOS 14.5 update won’t actually let you change your default music service that you use with Siri. Beta users had originally noticed…

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LinkedIn stops collecting tracking data ahead of iOS 14 changes

LinkedIn will stop collecting IDFA data on iOS. The move comes ahead of a policy change Apple will implement with the release of iOS 14.5 later this…

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Google returns to updating major iOS apps after months-long wait

Google has left many of its iOS apps without updates since the start of December, raising questions and even creating problems — users briefly saw "this app…

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Apple Maps will get crowdsourced incident reporting with iOS 14.5

Crowdsourced traffic incident reports have been a hallmark of Waze and Google Maps for years, and now it looks like that functionality will finally make its way…

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iOS 14.5 will let Apple Watch owners unlock iPhones while wearing a mask

While the full release won’t arrive for some time, Apple just released the first iOS 14.5 developer beta today, and one change may be more immediately useful…

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Tim Cook takes aim at Facebook’s practices during privacy conference

In a wide-ranging keynote delivered at the (online-only) 2021 Computers, Privacy and Data Protection conference this morning, Apple CEO Tim Cook called for greater scrutiny of businesses…

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HomePod mini update adds UWB-enhanced handoff features

Back when it announced the HomePod mini last year, Apple said it was working on a feature that would allow you to seamlessly transfer music, calls and…

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iOS 14.3 is out with support for Fitness+, AirPods Max and more

Apple has rolled out iOS 14.3 with support for Fitness+, AirPods Max, App Store privacy labels and much more. The Apple Watch-powered Fitness+ service is now live…

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Apple is shutting down its Music Memos recording app

Anytime you download an app, there’s a chance the developer that created it will one day sunset one of your favorite experiences. Unfortunately, that’s to be the…

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