‘Alternate Appearance’ feature in iOS 12 beta looks a lot like multi-user Face ID support

iOS 12 beta testers can register an “alternate appearance” for Face ID authentication on the iPhone X, which also allows a second user to unlock the device with their face.

Here’s how, when and where you can watch Apple’s WWDC 2018 opening keynote

Apple is expected to focus exclusively on software announcements at its WWDC 2018 opening event in San Jose, California, and you can follow all the action live online starting at 10 a.m. PDT.

Apple’s WWDC 2018 to be entirely software-focused, no new iPads or MacBooks in store

No iPhone SE 2, no iPad Pros with Face ID, no refreshed MacBooks, and certainly no Apple Watch Series 4. Still, there’s plenty of exciting software stuff reportedly slated for WWDC 2018 announcements.

Confusion surrounds Apple’s ‘Star’ project, aka N84, which could be a hybrid computer… or not

Is Apple working on an ARM-based touchscreen Mac running some sort of an iOS derivative or is N84 merely the codename of a 2018 iPhone model?

iOS 11.3 arrives for all eligible iPhones and iPads, including new Animoji and battery health info

Mere hours after releasing it exclusively for early adopters of the new 9.7-inch iPad, Apple has started seeding the official iOS 11.3 update for everyone else.

New low-cost iPad and education software coming next week, cheap MacBook must wait

A new low-cost iPad with a 9.7-inch screen and classroom focus is practically guaranteed to see daylight on March 27, unlike that oft-rumored affordable 13-inch MacBook.

Google Lens preview officially spreads to iOS devices in Google Photos app

Previously available only on Android devices, the AI-powered Google Lens object recognition tool is now rolling out to both iPhone and iPad users as a neat Google Photos extension.

Amazon Alexa now calling and texting on Fire, Android and iOS tablets

Perhaps the one thing your phone didn’t need was another way to text and call people. But maybe that’s where your tablet and Alexa can kick in.

Apple could break Qualcomm alliance for 2018 iPhones and iPads, relying on Intel and ‘possibly’ MediaTek

No Qualcomm LTE modems for any iPhone or iPad variants next year? That may have sounded like a far-fetched theory a while ago, but now it’s possible.

iOS 11 is heading out today to eligible iPhones and iPads, but Apple Pay Cash needs more time

Owners of a large number of “old” iPhones, iPads and even the latest iPod Touch generation can officially update today to the first public iOS 11 build.

Apple reports strong Q3 revenue growth on steady iPhones, surging iPads, record services

Total Apple revenue was on the rise this past quarter compared to last year, and it’s all thanks to “services.” And iPads. And of course, iPhones.

Hurt by Apple beyond repair, the entire Imagination Technologies Group is now up for sale

Incapable of properly recovering after a heavy blow from longtime partner Apple, the UK-based Imagination Technologies Group is seeking bidders.

Some drag and drop ‘magic’ is also coming to iPhones, not just iPads, in iOS 11

iPads should be more productive than ever when updated to iOS 11, but apparently, partial Drag and Drop functionality is also headed for iPhones.

Official Alexa support comes to iPhones and iPads in Amazon app

We don’t know how Apple feels about this, but if you want to try something new on your iOS device today, the Amazon app includes Alexa assistance.

iOS 9 adoption rate reaches 66 percent in less than two months

iOS 9, the newest major update to Apple’s mobile platform, has managed to climb to impressive adoption heights in record time.

Rumor: No Apple October event for you this year, all iPads coming today

The traditional Apple October event may not happen this year, as the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will likely be accompanied by two or three new iPads today.