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Apple Settlement Makes Qualcomm CEO Richer by $3.5 Million

Highlights Qualcomm CEO received a bonus after settling legal battle with Apple Steve Mollenkopf received 40,794 shares of Qualcomm stock The entire executive team at Qualcomm received bonuses After settling a bitter multi-billion dollar legal battle with Apple, the CEO of US-based chipmaker Qualcomm received a hefty bonus of $3.5 million. Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf […]

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After bans from Apple and Google, Sarahah debuts Enoff, an iOS app for anonymous feedback at work

Sarahah, the anonymous messaging app founded in Saudi Arabia that became an unexpected viral sensation with teens, clocking up over 300 million registered users before getting banned by Apple and Google over bullying, is making a return to the App Store — but not as you might think. The startup has launched a new, free iOS app called Enoff (pronounced […]

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How to Clear Cache on iPhone: Safari, Apps, and More

If your iPhone is slowing down or facing intermittent issues, you might want to try clearing cache to fix it. There is no such thing as a system level cache cleaner on iOS, so you can’t really clear cache on your iPhone in one shot. What you can do is clear the cache individually from various apps, if […]

News Updates

DIPP Says No Decision Yet on Apple’s Demand for Concessions

The government has not taken a final decision yet on the concessions being sought by US iPhone maker Apple for setting up a manufacturing unit in India, a top official said on Monday. Secretary in the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) Ramesh said that Apple has submitted certain demands for the government’s consideration. […]

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Apple to Start Publishing AI Research to Hasten Deep Learning

Apple will allow its artificial intelligence teams to publish research papers for the first time, marking a significant change in strategy that could help accelerate the iPhone maker’s advances in deep learning. When Apple introduced its Siri virtual assistant in 2011, the company appeared to have a head start over many of its nearest competitors. […]

Gadgets

‘Racist’ Video Game Pulled After Uproar Over Killing Australia Aborigines

A video game allowing players to kill Australian Aboriginals has been removed from mobile stores after more than 50,000 people signed an online petition against the “racist” app. The app, “Survival Island 3 Australia Story”, tells users that they have to find ways to stay alive in “one of the most dangerous places in the […]

Mobile Updates

Samsung Tipped to Launch Answer to Apple’s Live Photos With Galaxy S7

South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung is reportedly planning to launch its answer to Apple’s Live Photos, which was introduced with the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. The new feature is said to be set to debut with the upcoming Galaxy S7 flagship. According to a report citing an unnamed Samsung software engineer, the […]

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How to use iOS 9’s picture-in-picture feature with YouTube

  When Apple announced iOS 9 for the iPad, the company revealed a a new picture-in-picture mode. Thanks to the new feature, users are able to minimize supported videos and continue watching them while multitasking on the iPad. When minimized, the video will resemble a FaceTime window that you can move around and resize with […]

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How to free up space in iCloud

Apple’s iCloud storage service can be used to stash away photos, videos, device backups, and more in the cloud. The company offers users 5GB of space for free, however because it’s 5GB of space per Apple ID and not per device, you may find yourself running out of space faster than you would like. While […]

Tech Tips

Block Contacts From Sending Messages or Calls

One of iOS 8’s many little conveniences is the ability to (finally!) block numbers from contacting a device. Whether it’s a salesperson, frenemy, or someone you just need a digital break from for a bit, Apple’s new operating system now allows users to limit the communication received from the outside world. If you have people […]