Inside iOS 11: AirPods controls expand with separate left/right earpiece taps, skip track ability – AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

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Aug 122017
 

Inside iOS 11: AirPods controls expand with separate left/right earpiece taps, skip track ability
AppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Apple's AirPods are currently limited to a trio of controls on both earpieces, but their functionality will be greatly enhanced this fall with the release of iOS 11, giving users the ability to give each wireless pod a separate, customizable function

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Ikea smart lightbulbs get HomeKit, Alexa and Google Home support

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Aug 112017
 

 Ikea’s smart lighting system has received an update that makes its wireless hub compatible with Apple’s HomeKit, as well as with Amazon Alexa, and Google Home. This means if you have the hub and bulbs, you should be able to control them with your voice using any of those devices, as well as control them in Apple’s iOS Home app. The update also makes it possible to discover… Read More
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Inside iOS 11: Apple’s Portrait Mode in iPhone 7 Plus exits beta, allows effect to be turned off after the fact – AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

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Aug 102017
 

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Inside iOS 11: Apple's Portrait Mode in iPhone 7 Plus exits beta, allows effect to be turned off after the fact
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Apple's Portrait mode takes advantage of the twin cameras on the iPhone 7 Plus, using them to gauge the depth of a scene and blur the background. Apple announced the mode when it revealed the phone on September 7, but said it would only be available …
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25% of Microsoft Surface owners report problems within 2 years, Consumer Reports finds

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Aug 102017
 

Among the issues experienced with Microsoft hardware were problems during startup … In contrast, Consumer Reports has generally praised Apple’s MacBook and iPad lineup, though there have been some spats. Most notably, in late 2016, the MacBook Pro …
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