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Chrome For iOS Adds Easy Access To QR Code Scanner, Here’s How You Can Use It

iPhones don’t come with a built-in QR code reader. While that’s not an issue most of the time, it can be real problem when you really have to scan a QR code to access a web page. What many users don’t know is Google’s Chrome browser for iOS features a built-in QR code scanner that can read any QR code out there. The best thing about Chrome’s QR code scanner feature is that...

The Philips Hue Bridge Allows For A Great Entryway Into Home Automation (Review)

If you have even shown the slightest interest in home automation, it’s most likely that you have heard about Philips Hue. There’s is a good reason why it’s popular; their products are amazing, featured packed, and are crammed with the latest technologies. At the heart of the Philips Hue ecosystem is the bridge. The lights communicate wirelessly over a technology called ZigBee (many other smart lighting...

Free Up GBs of Disk Space On Mac With CleanMyMac App

If you have a Mac that is running out of available disk space, managing data can be a very hard thing to do. Things get worse when you have deleted everything you could but still don’t get the sufficient space back. Now normally we would recommend that you get a decent external hard drive to store data, however that should always be the last resort. Before you invest in an external hard drive there...

Apple Will Allow Developers To Change App Icons, Respond To App Store Reviews

As developers explore the changes introduced in Apple’s recent release of iOS 10.3 beta and other software they are finding interesting new features that are now available to app developers. Developers are noting that Apple has added a new function in the SDK, which will make it possible for them to...

iMessage Tips And Tricks You Probably Don’t Know About

For many iOS users iMessage is the most important feature of their iPhone or iPad. Millions use the service to communicate with friends on daily basis. Apple knows the importance of keeping iMessage up to date in the era of WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger and has been keeping the app updated by adding tens of new features in iOS 10. iMessage is so feature packed that sometimes it can be hard to keep track...

Battery Life App Tells If iPhone’s Battery Has Wear, Shows Its Runtimes

The Battery Life app has been released for the second time and is now available for download. Previously the app was pulled from the App Store by Apple, however the developer was able to have it back on the store. Battery Life is a pretty useful app as it allows users to check their device’s runtimes. With this app you can see if there’s any defect with your iPhone’s battery and know if...

7 Awesome Features Of Mail App You Probably Don’t Know About

For many the stock Mail app is their most used application on iOS. The application is full of useful features necessary for a good email experience. Apple has also paid adequate attention to the Mail app, adding features to it with every major iOS release. Mail app has so many hidden tricks up its sleeves that sometimes it can be hard to keep track of all the features it has to offer. To make things easier...

Apple Releases iOS 10 UI Design Resources For Sketch And Photoshop

If you are a designer who designs apps, then you would know how useful Apple’s UI Design Resources can be. Today Apple has released the official UI design resources for iOS 10, making it easier for designers to work on their iOS app design projects. The templates have been released for Sketch and Adobe Photoshop apps and are now available for download from company’s Resources website. The...

PhoneBattery App Lets You Check iPhone’s Battery On Apple Watch

From the Notification Center Widget you can quickly check how much battery is remaining on your Apple Watch. Having the ability to see the remaining battery on the Watch is quite useful as you always know if your Apple Watch needs recharging even if you are not wearing it. Unfortunately Apple has not added the same functionality to the Watch, so while iPhone shows remaining battery status for the Watch,...

Make Chrome Incognito Mode’s Dark Look Default With This Theme

Chrome for Mac users who like dark user interfaces would likely agree that the web browser’s Incognito mode, which makes it possible for users to privately browse the web has a nice dark theme that is far superior looking than the default grey one. If you don’t know what I am talking about then simply click on the menu button and open a New Incognito Window (↑⌘N). While you can’t...

How To Sign In To Spotify From Abroad After 14 Days

Spotify users traveling abroad are greeted with a nasty surprise when their free Spotify account stops working after 14 days of living in a different country. When the 14 day limit passes Spotify automatically logs you out of all devices. When you try to login you get an error asking you to change country in your profile or purchase premium. While you can go ahead and change your country, it is not always...

WhatsApp Security Backdoor Reveals ‘Encrypted’ Messages Sent Through The Service

Last year WhatsApp enabled end-to-end encryption on its chat platform, making them unreadable for anyone who might want to hack the data transfer from your device to the person on the receiving end. However today a damning report has been published by British news service The Guardian which reveals that the chat service has a security backdoor that makes it possible for Facebook (which owns WhatsApp)...