iPhone XS and XS Max battery life fall short of Apple’s claims

Although there are several ways to test a smartphone’s battery life, the best benchmark will always be how long the screen manages to stay on. While many sites and YouTube channels have put the phone through rigorous testing environments such as gaming, or leaving an HD video playing on loop until the battery dies, we are going to look at the comparison done by Tom’s …

How to update to macOS Mojave final version from beta build

It’s been over a week since Apple released macOS Mojave 10.14 to the general public. The operating system was in beta testing ever since it was announced at WWDC 2018. Thanks to the availability of developer and public beta testing programs, a large number of users enroll their Macs to download and install the test builds. However, when the final version releases, users do not …

How fall detection works in Apple Watch Series 4

Although Electrocardiogram (ECG) is one of the highlights of the Apple Watch Series 4 reveal, there is another feature that was shown on stage which can equally save lives. Fall detection is made for situations where the watch detects that the wearer has fallen down and cannot get up. If the watch detects that there’s an emergency, it automatically contacts relevant authorities and medical services …

iPhone XS Max has the best display ever on a smartphone – DisplayMate

Apple has been praised for their displays starting with the introduction of the Retina Display with the iPhone 4. The true performance of iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max¬†Super Retina Display was put to the test by DisplayMate, a company that specializes in the field of benchmarks and measuring various display types. While the display was highly praised at the Apple Event, DisplayMate graded it …

Download macOS Mojave wallpapers

Apple has released the latest major update to its popular desktop operating system in the form of macOS Mojave. In terms of cosmetic updates, this is one of the biggest changes in many years to macOS. Features like Dark Mode, Dynamic Wallpapers and new accent colors allow for greater personalization than was possible before. For an operating system that doesn’t tinker with its design much …

How Smart HDR works in iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR

HDR is a common features in smartphones cameras nowadays. With 2018 iPhones, Apple has introduced a new Smart HDR feature, which takes advantage of its powerful new A12 Bionic chip. Thanks to this new feature, iPhone XS and iPhone XR capture photos which have better color accuracy, detailed shadows and highlights. Let’s take a look at how Smart HDR works and improves photos.

Office 2019 is now available for Mac and Windows

Microsoft have announced Office 2019, the latest version of their popular productivity apps, for Mac and Windows. There are a number of new features in this release, for Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, which should make it easier to create great content, and get work done. These features have already been a part of Office 365, which is Microsoft’s subscription based version of Office.

tvOS 12.0.1 released for Apple TV 4/4K

A minor new update, tvOS 12.0.1, has been released for Apple TV 4 and 4K models. The update contains general performance and stability improvements, as per the release notes by Apple. This update has been released just a week after tvOS 12 was released to the general public, with new features like Dolby Atmos, interactive aerial screensavers, zero sign-on, password autofill and more. 

How to create a macOS Mojave bootable USB drive

While it is quite easy to download and install macOS Mojave from the Mac App Store. Sometimes, advanced users need to keep a backup bootable USB installer for diagnostic purposes or to install the operating system on other Macs, without downloading it again. Not only does it save time, it also saves bandwidth, specially for those with metered Internet connections. Here the best methods for …

Dark mode in macOS Mojave – All you need to know

One of the biggest new features in macOS Mojave is a new system-wide Dark Mode. When enabled, all sections of macOS use a dark theme, including buttons, Dock, Menu bar, Notification Center, right click menus, Finder, Preview and other apps. Text turns white when the dark appearance is used, with translucency used in many parts of the system. Apple has also added developer support to …