Instagram to start hiding like counts in the US as test expands next week to help users focus on content

Instagram CEO, Adam Mosseri, shared at the Wired25 conference this evening that the social media service will expand its test that hides like counts to the US next week for some users. This comes after testing started this summer in a handful of countries including Canada, Italy, Australia, and Brazil. more… The post Instagram to […]

Apple expands Business Manager and School Manager features to new locations

Apple has announced that it is expanding the availability of Apple Business Manager and Apple School Manager features to new locations. The expansion covers China mainland, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, and Vietnam. more… The post Apple expands Business Manager and School Manager features to new locations appeared first on 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac

Parallels 15 lands ready for macOS Catalina including Sidecar on iPad, DirectX 11 expands Windows game support using Apple Metal

Parallels 15 landed this week as a major new version of the Windows virtualization software for Mac. The latest update brings support for macOS Catalina, Apple’s next OS update for Mac coming later this fall, including support for features like Sidecar external display functionality with iPad and Apple Pencil. Parallels 15 also now uses Apple’s Metal […]

Student ID support in Apple Wallet expands to Johns Hopkins University

With iOS 12 and watchOS 5 last year, Apple introduced support for student ID cards in the Wallet app. At launch, the feature was supported by three universities. Today, however, Apple has expanded the feature to its fifth school in the United States. more… The post Student ID support in Apple Wallet expands to Johns […]

Today at Apple significantly expands with new sessions highlighting design, health, photography, more

Today at Apple is about to change in a big way. Starting soon, Apple Store visitors will be greeted by a whole new set of creative sessions to explore. Apple has collaborated with experts in disciplines ranging from video to health and fitness to develop compelling content that will help you explore the topics you’re […]

‘Titanfall: Assault’ real-time strategy title lands on iPhone, Sega Forever drive expands with ‘Ristar’

Two major titles have arrived on iPhone and iPad as free-to-play titles this week, with Nexon’s ‘Titanfall: Assault’ introducing real time strategy to the battlefield-based franchise, while ‘Ristar’ has been ported to iOS 22 years after its first release on the Sega Genesis. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple’s single sign-on feature gains nearly 440 new providers, expands to Guam and US Virgin Islands

Apple’s running list of providers offering support for single sign-on streaming authentication grew exponentially this week with the addition of 438 cable and satellite television companies, including firms offering services in Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

GigSky expands international iPad data plans to 140+ countries with Apple SIM

Last year GigSky announced that it would offer iPad cellular data plans in around 90 countries by leveraging Apple’s new carrier-agnostic Apple SIM now included in the device. Today the company is expanding availability of those plans to 140+ countries, giving more iPad users the ability to purchase data plans through GigSky without going through […]