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4 Reasons Why You Need a Smartwatch in 2020

Even as far back as the mid-1980s, people have dreamed about wearable technology. Instead of taking your time and finding space to use your gadgets, they can travel with you. In this sense, the technology integrates into your life, rather than working around it. As we’ve grown more aware of the impact, both physical and mental, of focusing on our phones,...

5 Great iPad Apps for Highlighting PDFs, Ebooks, and More

There’s a distinction between reading to pick up information and reading to truly understand. If you’re struggling to go beyond the surface level, annotation is a great way to develop deeper reading comprehension. When you annotate, your mind starts developing a contextual relationship with the material. Including comments, links to web pages, and...

Epic Sues Apple and Google Over Fortnite App Store Ban

Fortnite is a massively popular game. But that popularity hasn’t stopped both Google and Apple removing Fortnite from their app stores in a dispute over money. And in retaliation, Epic is suing both companies claiming antitrust violations. Why Apple and Google Removed Fortnite This all started when Epic decided to get around the App Store and Google...

Google Maps Gets CarPlay Dashboard and Apple Watch Support

Google Maps is getting some huge updates for Apple devices in the form of CarPlay Dashboard and Apple Watch support. Google’s mapping app is one of the most popular GPS services on iOS, and having it gain support for these key parts of the Apple ecosystem will make it even more useful. How Google Maps Works on CarPlay Dashboard Google announced...

How to Download Apps From the US App Store in Any Region

Although developers release most of their apps worldwide, some American apps are only available to download from the US App Store. To get these apps, you need to create a US Apple ID account to use with that App Store instead of your local one. All you need to create a US Apple ID is a new email address and an American billing address. We’ll show you...

Apple Bans Microsoft’s Project xCloud From the App Store

Despite Microsoft wanting to bring Xbox games to smartphones, Apple is resisting the company’s efforts to bring Project xCloud to the App Store. Apple has now clarified why the company bans game streaming services from its store. And Microsoft has condemned Apple for its stance. Why Is Apple Blocking Project xCloud From the App Store? This news...

Microsoft Abandons Project xCloud Game Streaming on iOS

Microsoft’s upcoming game streaming service, Project xCloud, will allow you to play games in the cloud no matter where you are. However, for some unknown reason, Microsoft has abandoned testing xCloud on iOS. And the company is instead focusing on an Android-only release. What Happened With Project xCloud on iOS? Microsoft opened its doors for iOS...

5 Great Siri Shortcuts to Improve Your Health and Well-Being

The Siri Shortcuts app makes it possible to create your own mini-apps by stringing together a list of commands. You can use these shortcuts to perform all kinds of tasks on your iPhone or iPad, including using them to improve your health and well-being. Although there’s no shortage of fitness-related apps on the App Store, many of them feel bloated...

The 5 Best Dog Training Apps for Android and iPhone

Training your dog is a fun and exciting experience, but it’s not always easy. Depending on your dog’s age, breed, and personality, you might find yourself struggling to get your dog to behave. It’s a long learning process for both you and your dog. If you’re struggling to get your dog to sit, stay, or even stop pulling on the leash, you might want...

7 Ways to Translate Text on Your iPhone or iPad

Whether you speak English as a second language or frequently visit foreign websites, you’ll likely want to know how to translate text on your iPhone or iPad. There are plenty of options at your disposal, most of them relying on third-party apps. Use the methods below to make your iPhone translate text messages, websites, emails, or even someone’s voice....

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