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Take a look at the hidden Activity app in iOS 8.2

So the Fitness app does exist on 8.2, it’s just hidden until you connect an Apple Watch pic.twitter.com/R1BgnKYRHe — Hamza Sood (@hamzasood) March 12, 2015 iOS 8.2, released to the public on Monday, brought with it a new stock app called Apple Watch that acts as a companion for the wrist-worn wearable. But hidden within iOS 8.2 code lies another…

Microsoft’s Cortana digital assistant coming to iOS

Microsoft is planning to bring Cortana to iOS (and Android). The digital assistant feature currently found on Windows Phone devices is said to be landing on phones and tablets from competing platforms in the form of a standalone app, reports Reuters. The Redmond-based company is working on improving Cortana using research from an artificial…

Apple opens up iOS 8.3 in public beta program

Lots of things have changed at Apple over the past year. One of those is the inclusion of a public beta program. Initially started before the release of Mavericks, the public beta program allowed non-developers to test out the latest OS X software. Today, Apple has included iOS 8.3 in the public beta program. Users simply need to go to Apple’s…

Enlight is a new, powerful photo editing app from the makers of Facetune

If you’re a keen iPhoneographer — particularly if you’re one that loves a good selfie — then you will no doubt have heard of and used Facetune, the excellent image editing app for touching up your facial snaps. The makers of that app, Lightricks, are back with a brand new offering called Enlight that builds on the technologies of Facetune,…

iOS 8.3 beta 3 now available for developers

Apple has seeded the third beta of iOS 8.3 to registered developers. The release comes roughly two weeks after iOS 8.3 beta 2 was made available and a month after the first beta of iOS 8.3 was distributed to app makers. iOS 8.3 represents the next significant software update for iPhone and iPad users, bringing with it a number of new features not…

A glass iPhone 6 screen protector that’s ridiculously simple to apply, PerfectFit’s GlassShield [Hands-On and Application]

There are tons of screen protectors on the market, ranging from free plastic films that come with cases to sapphire crystal ones. But in many cases, they’re really difficult to apply perfectly first time. And unless you happen to have more than one of them, you only have one chance to apply it. I’ve lost count of the number of screen protectors…

Twelve South unveils HiRise stand for Apple Watch

Twelve South, maker of fine accessories exclusively for Apple devices, has just taken wraps off its latest product: HiRise for Apple Watch. And boy, is it pretty… The stylish Apple Watch stand, which is designed to work with the inductive charging cable included with the Apple wearable, allows you to dock and charge your Watch while still keeping…

WSJ: Next iPhones to feature Force Touch screens, come in pink

Like the look of that Force Touch tech in Apple Watch’s screen and the newly-announced 12-inch MacBook’s trackpad? Well, the technology could also be coming to the iPhone, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal. In the report, it is revealed that Apple’s next-generation iPhone models will retain the 4.7- and 5.5-inch form factors but will gain…

Which Apple Watch are you buying? [Poll]

We now know all of the prices for all of the Apple Watch configurations Apple will be offering when the devices go on pre-order on April 10. Apple Watch Sport starts at $349, as expected, with the stainless steel Apple Watch starting at $549 and luxe Apple Watch Edition starting at $10,000. There are 38 different body, size and strap configuration over…

Apple inviting third-party developers to test apps on Apple Watch

Apple has begun inviting iOS app developers to participate in WatchKit labs at its Sunnyvale, CA campus. Running from March 16th until April 30th, the labs will allow app devs to test out their Apple Watch apps, notifications and Glances on Apple Watch hardware in order to make sure things are in ship-shape before the device hits retail store shelves and…