Tag Archives: Location

Apple hits back at Chinese state media claim that the iPhone is a threat to national security

Apple has released a statement on its Chinese website titled “Your Location Privacy”, following claims made by Chinese State media that the iPhone is a threat to national security. State controlled Chinese Central Television hit out at the iPhone’s “Frequent Location” function. This feature allows the iPhone to quickly determine a users whereabouts with…

How To: Set Location-Based Reminders in iOS 7

While here at Today’s iPhone we’ve been focusing less on news and more on editorials, every once in a while, it’s worth pointing out a little-known or little-used feature that is available on iOS that could change the way you use your iPhone. Today, I want to focus on a feature that I am personally beginning to use more and more, and that is location-based…

Aerial photography reveals Campus 2 progress

An awesome aerial shot of the site of Apple’s brand new Campus 2 headquarters has revealed significant progress on the site. The shot was taken by KCBS reporter Ron Cervi, and shows that demolition on the site, which began in November, is well underway. As you can see, around three-quarters of the 176 acre site has now been cleared, with progress…

Google Now for iOS causing battery life issues? There’s a fix for that

Google Now is the big talk of the app world this week. The popular productivity and reference feature within the latest update of Google’s Search app for iPhone and iPad was introduced only two days ago, but is already coming under criticism for its supposed lack of efficiency. Users are reporting that they’ve seen drastic changes in expected battery…

Apple set to open third Beijing retail store

According to Chinese website M.I.C. Gadget, Apple could be opening a third store in Beijing as early as October 2o. The site posted a bunch of images of the construction site, and from the pictures it’s clear that this is going to be an incredibly impressive retail space. The store is located on a corner of the iconic Wangfujing Street, fewer than a…