Tag Archives: iPad

Apple announces Apple Pay in China via UnionPay

Apple today announced that they are bringing their mobile payment service to China via UnionPay. The service will be available on iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Apple Pay support will initially support 15 banks in the country and Apple plans to roll it out to more banks in the future. In China, Apple Pay will work with UnionPay Quickpass which is an…

Apple seeds first iOS 9.2.1 beta to developers

Only a week after iOS 9.2 launched, Apple today has seeded its first iOS 9.2.1 beta to developers. iOS 9.2 is the second major revision for iOS 9 and included several bug fixes for Apple Music, iBooks and more. iOS 9.2.1 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. We assume a public beta for the firmware will soon be available for…

Apple slowly rolling out Apple TV labels on App Store

Today, Apple has begun rolling out a way to see if an app is compatible with tvOS, similar to the way apps are labeled for iPhone 5, iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. As of this morning, App Store listings have started showing ‘SF.UniversalAppleTV’ labels, a method that is clearly not for the public and had slipped internal testing. Furthermore, this label is…

British government is considering giving iPads to inmates to improve education and video chat with families

The British government is considering giving iPads to inmates so that they can continue their education and be able to use video chatting services like FaceTime and Skype to chat with their families while they’re stuck in their cells. According to the Telegraph, the recommendation was made by the Ministry of Justice and is being evaluated by Justice…

Apple releases iOS 9.2 to the public

After about a month in beta, Apple has released iOS 9.2 to the public. The new build offers support for third-party extensions in SafariViewController, some software enhancements for iPhone 6s Plus users, support for AT&T’s NumberSync and more. The update is available for any device capable of running iOS 9. In addition to third-party extensions…

Apple adds 40 more banks and credit unions to Apple Pay

In Apple’s continued expansion of Apple Pay, the company has added another 40 U.S. banks to the company’s mobile payment service. Apple Pay is available for iPhone 6 and above and Apple Watch in-store via NFC. The service is also available in-app for any iPad supporting Touch ID. Here’s the list: American Heritage Federal Credit Union Associated…

Black Friday roundup: Apple deals and discounts

Many people were up late after Thanksgiving to wait in line and take advantage of early Black Friday deals. But, if you’re like most people, you want to find the best deals online. Well, here’s a compilation of deals you can still take advantage of today. Now is a great time to consider buying that new Apple Watch or iPad. Several retailers have…

Apple seeds iOS 9.2 beta 2 to developers

It’s been less than a week since Apple released iOS 9.2 to developers and public beta testers. Today, Apple seeds its second iOS 9.2 beta to developers. The beta firmware will be available through Apple’s iOS Developer Center. As of right now, there is no update for public beta testers. So far, it seems as though iOS 9.2 fixes some issues with…