• Apple fixes background app bug with iOS and iPadOS 13.2.2

    5 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / iOS 13 on an iPhone 11 Pro.
    Today, Apple released a minor update for the operating systems running on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. Labeled iOS 13.2.2 , the key bullet point in this update is a fix for a widely reported bug in iOS 13 that saw apps quitting and losing their state while running in the background.
    All the other changes listed for this update are bug fixes as well. Issues addressed include multiple problems with cellular service and reception, corrupted emails when using S/MIME encryption, a charging problem when using YubiKey accessories, and a bug...
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  • Save Big Bucks On This Wonderful HP 2-In-1 Chromebook

    Save Big Bucks On This Wonderful HP 2-In-1 Chromebook

    5 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Most Chromebooks are pretty nice these days, and this HP Chromebook in particular is a wonderful option, and it's on sale right now.
    The sale price is not the only to love about this HP Chromebook though. One of its defining features is that it's actually a 2-in-1 device. Because of this feature, you can use it like a laptop.
    You can also use it like a tablet if you want because it also has a touch screen. Versatility is the name of the game here and is something that makes it that much more functional.
    As for the size of the display, this is a 14-inch laptop. So it's not too big nor is it...
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  • PowerWatch 2, the never-needs-recharging smartwatch, is now available to buy

    PowerWatch 2, the never-needs-recharging smartwatch, is now available to buy

    5 days ago - By Tech Radar

    The PowerWatch 2 , a smartwatch that draws enough body heat to never need recharging, is officially on sale in the US and UK - and it's shipping out to folks who preordered. The smartwatch - or more accurately, a robust fitness watch - is available on the PowerWatch online store. The standard PowerWatch Series 2 comes in a black steel finish with silicone strap and costs $499 / £499, while the Series 2 Premium with silver finish and stainless steel bracelet runs $599 / £599. At the top of the list is the Series 2 Luxe, which packs a titanium finish and stainless steel milanese bracelet for...
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  • Sling TV Back On Top Following Latest Subscriber Numbers

    Sling TV Back On Top Following Latest Subscriber Numbers

    5 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Sling TV now has 2.69 million subscribers.
    Dish Network confirmed the latest results as part of its third quarter earnings report.
    The figure represents the boost Sling TV had been waiting for.
    Sling TV stops stagnating
    Over the past few quarters, there's been some uncertainty surrounding Sling TV's capability for growth.
    For example, last quarter the figure stood at 2.4 million. That's largely the same figure it stood at the quarter before that. The trend appeared to be Sling TV was slowing down and seeing minimal growth quarter over quarter, if any.
    That's now changed. This latest...
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  • Apple Releases iOS and iPadOS 13.2.2 to Fix Background App Termination Issue

    Apple Releases iOS and iPadOS 13.2.2 to Fix Background App Termination Issue

    5 days ago - By App Advice

    Apple has just released iOS and iPadOS 13.2.2. You can update an iPhone or iPad by going to Settings > General > Software Update.
    Here are the complete release notes:
    iOS 13.2.2 includes bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone. This update:
    - Fixes an issue that could cause apps to quit unexpectedly when running in the background
    - Resolves an issue where iPhone may temporarily lose cellular service after a call
    - Addresses an issue where cellular data may temporarily not be available
    - Fixes an issue that caused replies to S/MIME encrypted email messages between Exchange accounts to be...
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  • Apple Releases iOS and iPadOS 13.2.2 With Fix for Background Refresh Bug

    Apple Releases iOS and iPadOS 13.2.2 With Fix for Background Refresh Bug

    5 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple today released iOS and iPadOS 13.2.2, updates to the iOS 13.2 software that was released on October 28 .
    The iOS and ‌‌iPadOS‌‌ 13.2.2 updates are available on all eligible devices over-the-air in the Settings app. To access the updates, go to Settings > General > Software Update.
    iOS and ‌iPadOS‌ 13.2.2 are minor updates focusing on performance improvements and bug fixes for issues that were not able to be addressed in iOS 13.2 rather than major outward facing changes.
    According to Apple's release notes, the update fixes an issue that could cause apps running in the background to...
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  • New Dictation app brings advanced offline transcription capabilities to iPhone and iPad

    New Dictation app brings advanced offline transcription capabilities to iPhone and iPad

    5 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    With the introduction of iOS 13.2, Apple added new features to its speech recognition APIs that allow third-party developers to perform on-device speech recognition, even when the device is offline. Today, Blueshift is releasing its brand new Dictation app that takes advantage of this new functionality.
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  • IOS 13.2.2 now available with fix for background app performance, more

    IOS 13.2.2 now available with fix for background app performance, more

    5 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    IOS 13.2.2 is now rolling out to iPhone and iPod touch users. This comes after the release of iOS 13.2 last week. iOS 13.2.2 includes a fix for RAM management, cellular data performance, and more. Read on for all of the details.
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