My iPhone On iOS 14 Shows A Green Or Orange Dot In The Status Bar; What Does It Mean?

If you have updated your Apple iPhone or the Apple iPad with the latest iOS 14 or iPadOS 14, you may have noticed something new pop up on the top right of the screen from time to time. Just above where the mobile network, Wi-Fi and battery indicators are. These new things that you may occasionally see may include an orange dot or a green dot. Nothing to worry, but these dots are meant to warn you about some app behavior on your phone, known or unknown. With the new…

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Apple Releases iOS 14.0.1, iPadOS 14.0.1, WatchOS 7.0.1 Updates With Minor Bug Fixes

Soon after releasing its latest software for its range of products, Apple is now rolling out the first minor update. The Cupertino-based giant is bringing iOS 14.0.1 to the iPhone, iPadOS 14.0.1 for the iPad, WatchOS 7.0.1 for the Apple Watch, and tvOS 14.0.1 for Apple TV. The updates will fix minor bugs in the software and can be installed using the usual update process. While it can be set to run automatically, a manual update can be performed on the iPhone and iPad by going to Settings > General…

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Apple Has Made Big Privacy Changes With iOS 14 That Is Leaving Instagram & Facebook Very Confused

Data privacy and security isn’t something that is taken the most seriously by tech companies. Data tracking, logging your usage trends, serving you advertisements across apps and creating a virtual character sketch of yours is the favorite pastime of most tech companies. Data is the new oil, and tech companies create this oil which then earns them money. Of course, when the inevitable data breach happens, they get some bad press for a while, but everything returns to status quo in a few days. Which is why when apps and…

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iOS 14 adoption outpaces iOS 13 in 5 days after release | Technology News

San Francisco: The Apple iOS 14 adoption has already surpassed 25 per cent of active iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices just five days after release. According to mobile analytics research firm Mixpanel, iOS 14 adoption outpaced iOS 13 which was installed on roughly 20 per cent of compatible devices in five days last year. Apple has not yet confirmed any adoption data for iOS 14 and the Mixpanel measuring adoption is based on visits to websites and apps that use its mobile analytics SDKs. Apple has brought iOS 14…

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Gmail Update for iOS Will Let You Set it as Default Mail App on iPhone

Google has released an update to its Gmail app for users on iOS. The new update will finally allow Gmail to be set as the default mail app on iOS 14 devices. It will take advantage of iOS 14’s feature that allows users to set third-party email apps as their default on the iPhone. Google is not the first developer to add support for this feature. Microsoft’s Outlook got a similar update last week. While Google says that the app will itself prompt users with instructions to set as default…

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Gmail Update for iOS Will Let You Set Gmail as Default Mail App on iPhone

Google has released an update to its Gmail app for users on iOS. The new update will finally allow Gmail to be set as the default mail app on iOS 14 devices. It will take advantage of iOS 14’s feature that allows users to set third-party email apps as their default on the iPhone. Google is not the first developer to add support for this feature. Microsoft’s Outlook got a similar update last week. While Google says that the app will itself prompt users with instructions to set as default…

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New Update Will Let You Set Gmail as Default Mail App on iOS 14

Google has released an update to its Gmail app for users on iOS. The new update will finally allow Gmail to be set as the default mail app on iOS 14 devices. It will take advantage of iOS 14’s feature that allows users to set third-party email apps as their default on the iPhone. Google is not the first developer to add support for this feature. Microsoft’s Outlook got a similar update last week. While Google says that the app will itself prompt users with instructions to set as default…

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Can Your iPhone Run iOS 14?

The Apple iOS 14 update for the iPhone line-up, which was expected to roll out for all users yesterday, is now finally available for all iPhone users globally. Quite unlike how things have happened with previous iOS releases, not all users got the update at the same time. There are no official reasons as to why that has happened, and it has to be said that it was pure conjecture based on the trend of the previous years about the exact rollout time, but it left many who expected to…

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Apple set to release iOS 14, iPadOS 14 as free software update | Technology News

New Delhi: Apple was set to officially release iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 on Wednesday (US time) and the updates will automatically be available on devices that currently runs iOS 13 or iPadOS 13. Announced at the WWDC 2020 in June this year, iPadOS 14, the powerful operating system designed specifically for iPad, ships for free with the new eighth-generation iPad and new iPad Air. It will be available as a free software update for all iPad Pro models, iPad Air 2 and later, iPad 5th generation and later, and…

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Does Your MacBook Support It?

Apple has finally made a public beta version of its next operating system for the Mac computing devices, the macOS Big Sur, available for everyone to download. That is, if you are brave enough to use a software that is still being tested and is still under development. This follows the public beta versions of iOS 14 and iPadOS 14, which have been around for some time now, for the iPhone and the iPad. The macOS Big Sur is expected to be the biggest update that macOS has received for…

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Will Talk About App Store, iPhone, Privacy & More

As we head to another congressional hearing on antitrust later today, it is expected that representatives from four of the world’s largest tech companies will have some defending to do. Amazon, Facebook, Apple and Alphabet’s Google are expected to answer some tough questions about business practices, how they operate and possible practices that could hurt rivals. This antitrust hearing a few hours from now follows up on the antitrust hearing on July 16, where the big tech companies were asked specific questions regarding their business practices. As we head into…

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iPhone SE Available for Rs 37,399 on Flipkart: Check All Details Here

If you’ve been eyeing on the new, compact iPhone SE (2020) now is the right time to buy one. The smartphone is selling for as low as Rs 37,399 on e-commerce portal Flipkart. According to the listing, the iPhone SE can be purchased for Rs 40,499 for the 64GB variant. This is inclusive of a special discount of Rs 1,501. There is an additional Rs 3,600 instant discount for customers opting for EMI using their HDFC bank credit card or debit card bringing down the cost to Rs 37,399. …

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