samsung 

Samsung Galaxy Fold to launch despite display cracking issue

An attendee holds a Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy Fold mobile device during an unveiling event in New York, U.S., on Monday, April 15, 2019. Samsung announced the phone in February and it goes on sale April 26 at the wallet-stretching price of $1,980.(Bloomberg) Samsung said it has received “a few” reports of damage to the displays of samples of its upcoming foldable smartphone, raising the prospect of a less-then-smooth entry for the splashy $1,980 Galaxy Fold. The Galaxy Fold, on sale from April 26 in the United States, resembles a conventional…

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Apple 

Apple may add Siri Shortcuts and Screen Time features to macOS

Apple is scheduled to host its annual Worldwide Developers Conference at the McEnery Convention Centre in San Jose, California from June 3 through June 7, where the company is expected to unveil developments to its iOS, macOS and other operating systems. Ahead of Apple’s annual event details about some of those updates have started surfacing on the internet. And a new report suggests that the Cupertino, California based company is planning to bring Siri Shortcuts and Screen Time features to macOS. According to a report by 9To5Mac, macOS 10.15 will…

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Computer 

Beowulf Was Written By One Person, According to Computer Analysis

The poem has been read in classrooms around the world and has influenced countless works of literature, but the identity of the author of Beowulf remains unknown. Scholars can’t agree on when exactly the anonymous poet wrote Beowulf, or on whether it was even a single person. Now, a study published in the journal Nature Human Behaviour may finally put one part of that debate to rest. After analyzing the text of the Old English epic, researchers have concluded that Beowulf is the work of one author, the Boston Globe reports. Written a millennium ago, Beowulf follows a brave hero, the title character,…

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Apple now asks you to confirm App Store subscriptions

It’s a bit too easy to accidentally pay for a subscription through the Apple App Store if you use TouchID — all it takes is a misplaced finger on the home screen. Now, the tech giant is finally addressing the issue by addingan extra step to the process. When you hit the subscribe button and authenticate with TouchID or FaceID, you’ll now see a pop-up notice asking you to confirm your subscription or to cancel the process if you change your mind. “The subscription will continue unless canceled in Settings at…

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Apple 

Apple is offering 10 percent bonus to users who add money to their Apple ID

Apple has a sweet surprise for all its users. The Cupertino, California-based company, as a part of a new promotional offer, is giving 10 per cent bonus to users who add funds to their Apple ID accounts. According to a report by Mac Rumours, the company is offering 10 per cent bonus to all those who use their credit or debit cards to add money to their Apple IDs. This includes making iTunes, App Store, and iCloud purchases.   As per the screenshot shared by the publication, the offer is…

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Social Media 

Here’s the key to social media marketing for real estate agents and LOs

Most real estate and mortgage professionals agree that creating content and using social media is vital to reaching customers and referral partners in today’s market.   As important as it is, many of them still find it overwhelming. Social media is often romanticized as a magic bullet, and when the luster wears off and the work begins, many are left frustrated.   I get a lot of feedback about the frustration that comes from not knowing what kind of content to create, finding the time to create it, and deciding…

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samsung 

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10e India launch today: Check where to live stream event

Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy S10 series smartphones during an event scheduled to begin at 12:30pm in New Delhi. Samsung had launched its Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10, and a budget Galaxy S10e devices in San Francisco, USA, last week. The South Korean smartphone major had already sent invites for the India launch and the event will be live streamed on Samsung’s official website samsung.com. Samsung has already announced the prices of its Galaxy S10 devices in India. The most affordable of the three, the Galaxy S10e has been priced…

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Apple 

A foldable iPhone: Will Apple bend to the trend?

In this week’s Apple Core rundown, we’ll take a look at how Apple fits into the foldable phone trend and the hurdles it has to clear to make an iPhone bend. We’ll also learn about the latest health feature rumored to be coming to the Apple Watch, and the 10 winning pics from Apple’s Shot on iPhone Challenge photography contest have been revealed. Will Apple launch a foldable iPhone? The foldable phone trend has taken 2019 by storm, with companies such as Samsung, Huawei and FlexPai unveiling the bendable devices that will soon be in consumers’…

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Apple 

Apple’s Trying to Push iPhone Upgrades — and That’s OK!

Apple‘s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone business is experiencing some turbulence from a number of factors, including lengthening smartphone upgrade cycles, trade tensions between the U.S. and China, and the company’s temporary low-cost iPhone battery-replacement program.  Now, according to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple has apparently “asked retail employees to promote new iPhones using methods not seen before.”  IMAGE SOURCE: APPLE. Here’s how Bloomberg described those efforts: Technicians were told to push iPhone upgrades to consumers with out-of-warranty devices. Senior sales staff had to make sure other retail workers were suggesting upgrades, and easels offering generous…

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Apple 

Apple Loop: Classic iPhone Returns To Save Apple, AirPods 2’s Healthy Bonus, iPhone’s Sneaky Secret

Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes a classic iPhone going back on sale, new iPhone features leak, FaceTime security addressed, a sneaky 5G secret, new health features for AirPods 2, iPad special offers, and saying goodbye to an Apple executive. Apple Loop is here to remind you of a few of the very many discussions that have happened around Apple over the last seven days (and you can read my weekly digest of Android news here on Forbes).…

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