• New Data Suggests That Apple Was Right To Introduce Deeper Customization In iOS 14

    11 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    One of the massive changes that Apple introduced in iOS 14 was the ability to add widgets to the home screen. While previous versions of iOS allowed users to add widgets, it was to a page to the left of the home screen. The extra step to swipe over basically meant that in some cases, it would have just been faster to launch the app itself. It turns out that Apple's decision to finally allow users to add widgets to the home screen might have been a good one, and it could also be good news for both developers and Apple's App Store revenue because according to the latest data from Sensor...
    Read more ...

     

  • IOS 14.3 Greatly Improves On Siri Shortcuts

    IOS 14.3 Greatly Improves On Siri Shortcuts

    11 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    One of the changes that Apple introduced in iOS 14 was the ability to add widgets to the home screen. This in turn fueled the desire of iOS users to customize their home screens even further by using Siri Shortcuts to create custom app icons to help match the aesthetics of their iPhones, although there was a bit of a downside. Siri Shortcuts, in its current form, runs Shortcuts first before it opens the app. This means that there is an additional step which slows the process down, but there is some good news. According to those testing out the second beta of iOS 14.3, it appears that Apple...
    Read more ...