• AI Weekly: Siri needs people's trust for Shortcuts to succeed

    6 days ago - By VentureBeat

    This week, at its big September iPhone and Watch event, Apple announced that iOS 12 will be available on September 17. With iOS 12 comes a series of new features for Siri, the most interesting of which are Siri Suggestions and Shortcuts. Siri Suggestions will surface recommended actions using more than 100 different factors such as time of day, loc...
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  • How to prepare iPhone and iPad for iOS 12

    How to prepare iPhone and iPad for iOS 12

    6 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    During Apple's iPhone event, we learned that iOS 12 will be released to the public this coming Monday, September 17. Whether you want to make sure you're all set for the software update, or want point friends or family to a helpful resource, follow along for how to get ready for iOS 12.
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  • Apple Shares New Minute-Long Video Highlighting iPhone XS Features

    Apple Shares New Minute-Long Video Highlighting iPhone XS Features

    6 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple today shared a video focused on the iPhone XS, which is designed to offer up all of the details that you need to know about the new device in just 54 seconds.
    The short video runs through all of the features that distinguish the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max from the previous-generation iPhone X.
    The video covers notable features like the 5.8 and 6.5-inch screen sizes, A12 Bionic chip, faster Face ID, IP68 water resistance, and more, with a list below.
    Biggest screen on an iPhone ever
    Super durable all-glass design
    More water and dust resistant
    Now in Gold
    Face ID is even more...
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  • Don't worry, Sprint will add eSIM support soon for dual SIM iPhone XS/XS Max functionality

    Don't worry, Sprint will add eSIM support soon for dual SIM iPhone XS/XS Max functionality

    6 days ago - By Phone Arena

    It's pretty ridiculous to tout dual SIM support as a key iPhone XS and XS Max selling point when low and high-end Android handsets have offered this “groundbreaking” technology for many, many years.
    It's even worse to think you need to live in China to actually be able to slot two physical SIM cards into one of Apple's hot new mobile devices, while the rest of the world is left dealing with a complicated nano-SIM/eSIM setup.
    By “rest of the world”, we only mean 10 countries and a grand total of 14 wireless carriers, although if it makes you feel any better, a 15th name should ...
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  • Best iPhone XS Deals for September 2018

    Best iPhone XS Deals for September 2018

    6 days ago - By iMore

    Carriers have some enticing promos right now!
    There's no denying that Apple's recently-announced iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are on the pricey side, and if you're in the market for a few of them you could be looking at dropping a big chunk of change on them. Last year, Apple began preparing us for the more expensive models, but with the iPhone XS Max topping out at $1,500, you're going to want to make sure you get the best possible deal on the phones when buying them. Since pre-orders have only just kicked off, and the official release is still a little bit away, there aren't a whole lot...
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  • Enter to win an iPhone XS Max and custom cases from CASETiFY

    Enter to win an iPhone XS Max and custom cases from CASETiFY

    6 days ago - By iMore

    Win the opportunity to personalize a custom case for your brand new iPhone.
    We already know Apple makes the most beautiful phones, but we think your phone case should meet the same standards. That's why we're partnering with CASETiFY to give one lucky Grand Prize Winner a new iPhone XS Max, and a selection of the most coveted cases in the game, and three Runners Up $100 gift certificates to CASETiFY!
    Engineered in its own trademark QiTech material, CASETiFY's signature Impact Cases are the slimmest military grade cases around. Because who said all-around protection has to come in the form...
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  • Apple details iPhone XS dual SIM support, ‘coming later this year'

    Apple details iPhone XS dual SIM support, ‘coming later this year'

    6 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Apple's addition of dual SIM support to multiple new iPhones was one of the more interesting announcements at its Gather Round event on Wednesday, but the company waited until today to disclose some of the implementation details for the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. A new Apple support document focuses solely on the feature for the new top-of-...
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