Video: Apple and Samsung: A seven-year patent feud Samsung is so much better than Apple that it's not even funny. At least, that's what Samsung often tells me in its ads, some of which are funnier than others. For some reason, Samsung's summer is bathed in its insistence that Apple's geniuses are a touch numb in the brain and that the Samsung Galaxy S9 -- which appears to have a few sales problems -- is the finest phone in the world.Read also: Apple iPhone X review: This is as good as it gets Samsung has just released three more ads that mock aspects of the iPhone X and, well, Apple in general. This is in addition to the one it released last week. The new ones feature the same tall, ponytailed genius whose languid demeanor belies his deep faith in the Cupertino bible.Read also: iPhone X: Overpriced or over-engineered? One ad mocks Apple's lack of a headphone jack and its predilection for dongles. This was generally a fine joke when the iPhone 7 emerged. These days, … [Read more...] about The fatal flaws in Samsung mocking Apple (yet again)
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Taps on the screen go unnoticed. Panicked swipes aren't registered. Frantic button presses are ignored. If your iPhone is stuck, frozen or otherwise unresponsive, a normal restart may not solve its ills. Your next step is a force restart. Fear not: This doesn't erase anything on your iPhone.If you recently upgraded to an iPhone X (or an iPhone 8 or 8 Plus), however, then you might have discovered that the old force restart method no longer works. And if you never knew or can't remember the old method, then let us review.Force restart on an iPhone 7 or 7 PlusPress and hold both the side and volume down buttons for at least 10 seconds, until you see the Apple logo.Force restart on an iPhone 6S (or earlier)Press and hold both the home and the side (or top, depending on the model) buttons for at least 10 seconds, until you see the Apple logo. Force restart on an iPhone X or iPhone 8Apple changed the way to make emergency calls on the iPhone X and iPhone 8. Because this maneuver involves … [Read more...] about iPhone X stuck? Here’s how to force it to restart
posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:45 0 1. biggles (Posts: 226; Member since: 15 Oct 2009) "An interesting piece of news has hit the streets, informing that Apple could eventually lower the prices of the newly-announced iPad, in case it doesn’t achieve the expected success with customers." Translation: Apple will price it as high as suckers are willing to pay for this otherwise limited-feature device with a shiny apple logo on it. posted on 09 Feb 2010, 06:48 0 2. deago78 (Posts: 160; Member since: 08 Oct 2009) Yey for Shiny! posted on 09 Feb 2010, 13:03 0 13. Truth (Posts: 62; Member since: 15 Jul 2009) Shiny! (Firefly reference, best show ever) This thing will sell very well. Next gen way of consuming media. Apple has nothing to worry about. I like the Lenovo U1 though. posted on 09 Feb 2010, 07:18 0 3. knuckleballer34 (Posts: 119; Member since: 27 Jul 2009) This one will rouse love and scorn: I wouldn't get one if it was given to me. I don't have … [Read more...] about Comments for : Apple could lower the price of the iPad?
Got a new iPhone X? Or thinking about getting one? With such a huge change to the design of the phone, including the ditching of Touch ID and the introduction of Face ID, how you control and use the new iPhone changes too.We've put together a number of tips and tricks to help you get the most of out of the new smartphone from Apple, to get you up-to-speed as quickly as you can with your new phone.Commands and gestures that replace the home button How to take a screenshot on the iPhone X: With no home button, you can't simply press it and the volume button to take a screenshot any more. To take a screenshot on the iPhone X you have to press the side button, which was previously the power button on the iPhone 6/6s/7/8, and the volume up together.How to wake the screen: Rather than pressing the home button to wake the screen you can now tap anywhere on the iPhone X's OLED screen to wake the display and see what notifications you have. Unlike Touch ID, you can still look at the … [Read more...] about Apple iPhone X tips and tricks: Master Apple’s greatest iPhone
Last year, Apple switched from prioritizing performance to prioritizing battery health on iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, and iPhone SE. This year, Apple added iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus to that list. As a result, some users have seen significant slowdowns. Apple is addressing concerns about the slowdowns with a battery replacement program and upcoming software update. But Apple's new power management isn't the only thing that can affect performance on an iPhone. While it's all currently being conflated together, there are several other factors every user can and should consider, even if only while waiting on a new battery. Here, from easiest to more difficult, is what you can do help restore speed and performance to your iPhone. Note: Apple continuously improves iOS over the course of the year. If you stayed away from 11.0, 11.1, or 11.2, wait and see how people react to 11.3 (or some other future release.) If you hear it fixes performance issues on older iPhones, … [Read more...] about How to fix a slow or frozen iPhone or iPad