Apple Might Lock Reckless Drivers out of Cars

Tech giant Apple is responsible for the Car Keys feature, which uses NFC to turn a user’s devices like an iPhone or an Apple Watch into a digital car key. Now, according to a new patent first uncovered by Patently Apple, the Cupertino company may be planning on enhancing its Car Keys feature with the introduction of a breathalyzer feature built into iPhones. This feature is designed to deter drinking and driving among users. It can lock a user out of their vehicle if the device, such as their phones, smartwatches, or other connected accessories, detects high levels of blood alcohol.

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Unexpected Design Changes Causes Apple to Cut BOE iPhone 13 Orders

According to reports, after exploring the display had made design changes to its OLED panels tech giant Apple has cut out orders placed with Chinese display manufacturer BOE from the iPhone 13 supply chain. Apple’s ability to produce iPhone 13 devices will not be affected by this decision, as the Cupertino company also works with several other screen producers, such as Samsung and LG.

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Apple to Compensate iPhone 4S Users by $20 Million

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Cupertino tech giant Apple has been ordered to compensate iPhone 4S users. The compensation order comes as a result of a seven-year-old lawsuit claiming Apple slowed down these devices after they were updated to iOS 9 in 2015. The users claimed that the tech giant had falsely marketed the iOS 9 update as a version with enhanced performance on the supported devices like the iPhone 4S. The tech giant has finally decided to settle the lawsuit. The Cupertino company has agreed to pay $15 to iPhone 4S users who upgraded to iOS 9 back then and consequently faced poor performance issues with their devices.

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Top 5 iPhone Apps To Annotate Images

While annotation apps on PCs are excellent, being able to annotate images on the go has become a necessity for modern working professionals. For iPhone users who need to annotate images using their smartphones, iOS has the option of image annotation integrated. However, there are countless other apps dedicated to this service for those whose needs are not met by this. Here, we have compiled a list of the top 5 iPhone apps to help our readers annotate images.

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iPhone Prices Outside the US Likely to Rise

In spite of Apple’s stark earnings call warning, analysts are content with the AAPL outlook. However, now one report warns that iPhone prices are likely to rise outside the USA. Although this price hike could be applicable across a wide range of Apple products, the issue will likely be especially applicable for iPhone 14. According to reports, the Cupertino company posted record earnings for the second quarter. However, it has cautioned that the revenue for the current quarter will likely incur a hit in the range of from $4B to $8B due to various issues.

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Apple’s iPhone 15 to Feature Self-Developed 5G Modem in 2023

As of now, tech giant Apple has been using 5G modems from Qualcomm in its iPhone devices. However, according to a new report, that may be about to change soon. Industry insiders expect the Cupertino company to stop using Qualcomm’s 5G modems in favor of self-developed 5G modems. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, the tech giant has been hiring wireless engineers at various locations. When we consider this move in conjunction with others such as Apple acquiring modem technology as well as its 2,200 employees from Intel, it becomes apparent that the tech giant plans on developing modems for its devices.

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Global Smartphone Market Share of Apple Grows 20% in a Year

According to a new report, tech giant Apple has registered a growth of 20% in the global smartphone market from the first quarter of 2021 till the same period in 2022. As per a report by Burga, a Europe-based online shopping platform, despite Apple iPhone devices being considered more expensive when compared to competitors, the tech giant is gaining ground in market share. Apple’s growth in market share of smartphones comes at a time when the smartphone market is still faced with various challenges, such as component shortages, price inflation, and the overall economic uncertainty caused by the global pandemic.

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Top 5 Bike Racing Games for iPhone

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Bike racing is a thrilling, exhilarating sport that, unfortunately, not every bike racing enthusiast gets the opportunity to participate in. With the wonder of technology, bike racing enthusiasts can now enjoy the thrill of racing from the comfort of their homes. Over the last few years, there have been several new bike racing games launched. Here, we provide a list of the top 5 bike racing games for iPhone users.

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Apple Now Offers Self Service Repair to US iPhone Users

After announcing the news about Self Service Repair in November 2021, Apple has now officially opened the service to U.S. residents. Those who own the iPhone 12, iPhone 13, and third-gen iPhone SE devices will now be able to purchase spare parts and tools. They can follow instruction manuals that guide them through the process of fixing common issues with these devices. This move comes as a follow-up to Apple’s 2019 move to open up iPhone repair services by third-party establishments.

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