Flashlight on iPhone – everything you need to know

news@appleinsider.com (William Gallagher) 2021-01-15 12:23:28 appleinsider.com It's just the light on the back of your iPhone, yet that flashlight is remarkably flexible — and there are so many ways to turn it on or off quickly. Apple first added…

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Philips adds new lights and switches to Hue lineup

news@appleinsider.com (Amber Neely) 2021-01-14 08:50:37 appleinsider.com Philips has announced a series of new and redesigned products for it's HomeKit-compatible smart lighting lineup, including two new outdoor lighting solutions and a redesigned use-anywhere dimmer switch. Philips Hue Amarant is a…

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Apple investigating ultrasonic sensors to authenticate user voices

news@appleinsider.com (William Gallagher) 2021-01-14 08:52:48 appleinsider.com New research reveals that Apple is looking at how to make Siri detect particular voices, and also determine their location, solely through vibrations. Two newly-revealed patent applications show that Apple is investigating different…

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How to make an iPhone a wireless hotspot

news@appleinsider.com (Amber Neely) 2021-01-14 15:49:55 appleinsider.com Whether you're traveling or experiencing a temporary internet outage, your iPhone can allow your other devices to connect to the internet. Here's how you can set up and connect to a personal hotspot…

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VOCOlinc Cool Mist HomeKit humidifier launches in the US

news@appleinsider.com (Andrew O'Hara) 2021-01-14 09:03:58 appleinsider.com VOCOlinc's Cool Mist air humidifier has officially launched in the US, making it one of the first in this under-delivered HomeKit category. The VOCOlinc Cool Mist is a smart Wi-Fi connected humidifier that…

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All the changes in iOS 14.4 beta 2

news@appleinsider.com (Andrew O'Hara) 2021-01-13 15:49:25 appleinsider.com Now that Apple has released the second developer beta of iOS 14.4, we've downloaded it to see what changes Apple has in store when the update is finally released to the public. Despite…

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How to merge contacts on iPhone or iPad

news@appleinsider.com (Amber Neely) 2021-01-13 15:50:59 appleinsider.com You may find that you wind up with duplicate contacts on your iPhone from time to time, especially if you've owned multiple Apple devices for a while. Here's how you can merge existing…

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‘Apple Glass’ may unlock your iPhone automatically

news@appleinsider.com (William Gallagher) 2021-01-12 09:19:05 appleinsider.com Apple's forthcoming "Apple Glass" headset may allow users to skip unlocking their iPhones, because they will already have been authenticated. Apple has now been granted a patent for the research that we report…

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Level announces two new finishes for Touch HomeKit lock

news@appleinsider.com (Andrew O'Hara) 2021-01-11 22:00:47 appleinsider.com At CES 2021, Level is revealing two new finishes for its sleek HomeKit-enabled door lock. The Level Touch, which is the version of Level's smart lock that replaces both interior and exterior deadbolt…

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Linksys shares new mesh Wi-Fi 6e routers at CES 2021

news@appleinsider.com (Andrew O'Hara) 2021-01-11 13:03:45 appleinsider.com Linksys is taking the wraps off its latest mesh router offering at CES 2021, the Linksys AXE8400 Wi-Fi 6E Mesh System. The new Linksys AXE8400 Wi-Fi 6E Mesh System is a mesh system…

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How to change iPhone lock screen password, and why

news@appleinsider.com (William Gallagher) 2021-01-07 11:36:56 appleinsider.com Your face makes for a very good security check, but your passcode remains a weak spot. Here's how to change it to keep your iPhone data safe by changing your lock screen passcode.…

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How to do a factory reset on iPhone

news@appleinsider.com (William Gallagher) 2021-01-08 09:26:34 appleinsider.com When you need to sell your iPhone, or fix persistent problems, resetting it to the state it was when it came from the factory, can help. Here's how to do it — and…

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