iOS 14 Public Beta Is Now Live And Available

While iOS 13 was a pretty decent update, iOS 14 seems to be bringing a ton of changes to Apple’s smartphone operating system, where the company will finally make widgets a bit more front-and-center and more useful than before. This will no doubt change the way that iPhone users use their devices, and the good news is that you can now check it out.After being available for developers to test, […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Reddit Will Stop Copying Your Clipboard In Upcoming iOS Update

Apple loves touting the privacy of their products, and iOS 14 actually does a pretty good job of that by notifying users whenever an app accesses the clipboard on their devices. For those unfamiliar, the clipboard is basically where whenever you copy a text (or image or file) is stored temporarily.Users have been discovering that quite a number of apps have actually been accessing their clipboards without their knowledge following […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

iOS 14 Reveals QR Code Payments Through Apple Pay

Apple Pay allows for payments made through the phone itself where you tap it on a terminal to register the payment. It can also be paid through the Apple Watch, and it can also be made over the internet. However, it seems that Apple is looking to expand on Apple Pay by allowing QR code payments.This is according to a report from 9to5Mac in which they have discovered within the […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

Besides TikTok, More Than 50 iOS Apps Have Been Caught Snooping On Your Clipboard

The other day, it was reported that popular music app TikTok was snooping on the clipboards of iOS users. This is actually thanks to a new feature in iOS 14 in which it will notify users whenever an app accesses their device’s clipboard. Now upon further investigation, TikTok is not alone in doing this.Speaking to ArsTechnica, researchers Talal Haj Bakry and Tommy Mysk revealed that TikTok was not alone in […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

iOS 14 Will Support Encrypted Drives

Attaching an external drive to the iPad is pretty easy and straightforward, and thanks to Apple finally introducing a dedicated file manager with the Files app, users will be able to browse the contents of their drive pretty easily. The good news is that if you do rely on encrypted drives and would like to access them on the iPad, that will be possible soon enough.In the upcoming iOS 14 […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

iOS 14 Will Let Users Add Captions To Their Photos

If you have been a loyal iPhone user over the past few years, chances are you might have built up a pretty large library of photos that you’ve taken with your iPhone. It can be a bit difficult to sort through them, although Apple has tried to make it easier with location-based information, but iOS 14 will help to improve on that.In iOS 4, it appears that Apple will be […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

iOS 14 Will Make It Even Harder For Advertisers To Track You

Several years ago, Apple made some changes to its Safari browser in which it would make it harder for advertisers to track you. Basically Safari came with a new smart cookie blocker where it would stop cookies from tracking users across multiple websites, thus reducing the chances of you seeing targeted advertisements.Now it seems that with iOS 14, Apple will be making it even tougher for advertisers to track users […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

iOS 14 Will Notify Apple Watch Owners When Their Device Is Fully Charged

After about a year or so of making the rumor rounds, Apple finally confirmed that native sleep tracking would be introduced in watchOS 7. This is great news for those who want to track their sleeping patterns, but it also raises a new problem: battery. How are users expected to wear the watch all day and all night? When would be a good time to charge it?With iOS 14, it […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

TikTok Caught Accessing iOS Users’ Clipboards, Promises They Will Stop

Apps do many things in the background that we might not necessarily be aware of, which is why companies like Apple and Google have built in permissions into apps where developers will need to ask for permission in order to access certain features of our phones, like photos, cameras, microphone, and so on.A good example would be TikTok, in which it appears that users who recently installed the iOS 14 […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology

You Can Soon Interact With Apple’s Devices Without Touching The Display

It seems that in the near future, users of Apple’s devices will soon be able to interact with them without necessarily having to touch it. This is thanks to Apple’s updated Vision framework in which starting in iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur, developers will be able to update their apps to detect things like gestures, hand poses, and the human body.So what does this mean for end users? Like […] Source: Ubergizmo Technology