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Boo from Ullu! Take 20 percent off select Apple Watch bands today only [Watch Store]

Ullu offers up a vibrant assortment of handcrafted leather bands for Apple Watch, perfect for fall styling. For Halloween, treat yourself to 20 percent off any of Ullu’s Hand-Colored or Premium Leather bands until midnight. Based in Dubai, Ullu’s philosophy on product creation is a nod to the finer things in life — a perfect pairing […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

watchOS 4.1 arrives with LTE Apple Music streaming

Apple Watch Series 3 owners can now get all the features they were promised from Apple’s new wearable at launch, thanks to a new watchOS update that brings some big new additions. After months of testing, watchOS 4.1 was released to the public this morning. The update adds a number of performance improvements and changes, […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

2018 iPhones won’t get rear-facing TrueDepth camera

The 2018 iPhone won’t come with a rear-facing TrueDepth camera, according to one of the most accurate Apple analysts in the business. KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo sent investors a note today that the array of sensors that power Face ID and animoji will stay at the front of iPhones, for now. Manufacturing the components […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Download iOS 11.1 now for new emojis and UI changes

iOS 11.1 is now available to all after more than a month of beta testing. The update brings a whole host of new emoji characters, new features, and improvements. iOS 11.1 is the first significant update to iOS 11, which made its public debut in September. It’s mostly here to fix frustrating bugs and performance […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Apple Makes iOS 11.1 Available to iPhones and iPads

Apple today released the final version of iOS 11.1 to the public. The minor operating system update has been in beta testing with developers for more than a month. The most significant addition to iOS 11.1 is that of Unicode 10, which includes dozens of new emoji. Moreover, the Apple keyboard now generates multiple emoji options when typing keywords that support emoji. iOS 11.1 also resurrects the 3D Touch App…

Google Rolling Out 'Fast Pair' Bluetooth for Android Devices

Google today announced a new feature headed to Android phones that should ease Bluetooth pairing pains. The tool, called Fast Pair, makes discovering and pairing with nearby Bluetooth devices much simpler. Google says Fast Pair is being made available to devices running at least Google Play Services 11.7 and Android 6 Marshmallow (and up). Fast Pair relies on Bluetooth Low Energy. Accessories will need to adopt the technology in order…

Samsung Names New Executives

Samsung today made sweeping changes to its leadership. The news comes several weeks after Kwon Oh-hyun, CEO and Vice President of Samsung Electronics Corp., announced plans to step down from his leadership role with the company. Samsung said Presidents Kinam Kim, Hyunsuk Kim, and Dongjin Koh will succeed Kwon and Presidents Boo-Keun Yoon and Jong-Kyun Shin, respectively, as heads of the display, consumer electronics, and integrated circuit divisions. Samsung said…

Nokia 2 Rounds Out the Bottom of HMD Global's Android Lineup

HMD Global today announced the Nokia 2, an entry-level Android smartphone that promises two-day battery life. The phone has a metal frame, polycarbonate rear plate, and Gorilla Glass 3 front. The display measures 5 inches and offers 720p HD resolution. Underneath the hood, the Nokia 2 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of storage. The primary camera has an 8-megaixel…

Review: Alcatel Idol 5 for Cricket Wireless

Alcatel's mid-range Idol 5 is a bargain for prepaid Cricket's subscribers. It combines an attractive metal-and-glass design with a near-stock version of Android Nougat and special features such as a customizable action key and stereo speakers. Here is Phone Scoop's in-depth report. Source: phonescoop

Essential's PH-1 Smartphone Gains a KRACK Patch

Essential Products today said it has a new software patch for the PH-1 smartphone. The latest build (NMJ20D) improves touch scrolling, patches the KRACK wifi vulnerability, and makes other small tweaks and improvements along the way. The patch is small enough for an over-the-air download and is already being pushed out to PH-1 owners. Essential recently dropped the price of the PH-1 from $699 to $499. It is also offering…

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