Getting Rid of the 'Now Playing' Screen on watchOS 4

· Jeff Butts · News

now playing

It’s annoying, its settings are hidden, but stopping “Now Playing” from taking over your Apple Watch is actually pretty easy, once you know where to look.

Amazon Intros Echo Plus and Spot, Fire TV 4K

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

Amazon Echo and Echo Spot

Amazon just ramped up its smarthome game—and Echo product line—with new Echo and Echo Plus smart speakers, and the Echo Spot.

Face ID Knows How to Keep a Secret

· John Martellaro · Analysis

More Details on iPhone 8 Facial Recognition Emerge

In thriller spy movies, like Jason Bourne, big tech companies sell out to government agencies, but reality is a bit more nuanced.

Top 5 Education AR Apps You Should Know About

· Andrew Orr · Product News

Right now though, the majority of AR apps are games. But another category that can benefit from augmented reality is education.

Apple Music Trailers for Carpool Karaoke with Chelsea Handler and Blake Shelton, Tyrese and Ludacris

· Bryan Chaffin · Cool Stuff Found

Apple Music released two new trailers on Tuesday for Carpool Karaoke. The first episode is with Chelsea Handler and Blake Shelton, while the second is for Tyrese and Ludacris. The Chelsea Handler and Blake Shelton trailer is a first in that comedian Chelsea Handler doesn’t seem like she can sing. Fortunately for her, Blake Shelton is on The Voice and can maybe teach her. Tyrese and Ludacris’s trailer focuses on songs from the 90s and looks fun. Both episodes are scheduled for release on Apple Music on October 3rd.

iOS 11 and Xcode 9: Complete Swift 4 and Objective-C Course: $15

· Bryan Chaffin · TMO Deals

iOS 11 and Xcode 9: Complete Swift 4 & Objective-C Course

Check out the Complete Swift 4 and Objective-C Course for learning iOS 11 and Xcode 9. It features 240 lectures and 55 hours of content you can access any time. You’ll build 25 real iOS apps, including your own Augmented Reality app using ARKit. This course is $15 through us.

How to Pin Notes under iOS 11 and High Sierra

· Melissa Holt · Quick Tip

In the default Notes app on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac, you can pin items to the top to make them easier to find…if you’re running macOS High Sierra and iOS 11, that is! Come find out the newest way Apple’s made our lives easier in today’s Quick Tip.

How to Use iOS 11 Screen Recording

· Jeff Butts · Quick Tip

iOS 11 Screen Recording

Despite what you might have heard, you can even record voice-overs of your screen; you just have to know where to look, and Jeff Butts shows that to you.

Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.0.1 Bug Update

· Jeff Gamet · Product News

iOS 11 on iPad Pro

Only a week after Apple released iOS 11 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch there’s an 11.0.1 update ready to install.