3D Touch App Switcher Gesture to Return in Future iOS 11 Update, Confirms Craig Federighi

There was a rather popular feature in iOS 9 and iOS 10 that allowed 3D Touch users to access the app switcher by long pressing on the left edge and then swiping right, instead of double tapping the home button. However, that feature was later removed without any explanation, and hasn’t arrived with the latest iOS […]

iPhone 8 Tipped to Embed Touch ID in Power Button, Availability Reportedly Delayed Till November

iPhone 8 design rumours have been non-consistent at best, with the fingerprint scanner placement being the biggest mystery. Now, fresh leak suggests that Apple is considering embedding Touch ID under the elongated power button, if its optical sensor solution doesn’t work. Furthermore, a separate report claims that while the iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus will begin mass production in August, […]

You Can Play Doom on the MacBook Pro Touch Bar

HIGHLIGHTS An iOS engineer has made Doom run on the MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar Of course this is the original Doom, not the 2016 version It runs at the Touch Bar’s 2170×60 resolution The 2016 MacBook Pro with Touch Bar has elicited a range of responses both lauding and criticising the new addition. Regardless of […]

MacBook Pro With Touch Bar Has Non-Upgradeable SSD Chips, Users Report

MacBook Pro With Touch Bar Has Non-Upgradeable SSD Chips, Users Report HIGHLIGHTS MacBook Pro With Touch Bar has non-removable SSDs This means users cannot upgrade their flash memory Also, if the logic board fails, all data will be lost The base MacBook Pro variant teardown has been done extensively, and all reports bear good news […]

13-Inch MacBook Pro 2016 With Touch Bar Gets Lowest Possible Repairability Score

13-Inch MacBook Pro 2016 With Touch Bar Gets Lowest Possible Repairability Score After Apple launched the much-awaited MacBook Pro, teardown and repair site, iFixit first got its hands on the 13-inch MacBook Pro With Function Keys. And now, it has managed to get its hands on a MacBook Pro With Touch Bar to see just […]