Apple: “we are sorry for slowing down your phone, we’ll replace your battery for $29”

Dec 29, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

After infuriating the users all over the world by slowing down their iPhones, Apple is now trying to make up for their mistake. They have…

Apple admits what we all thought: old iPhones are being slowed down

Dec 26, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

Earlier this month, a Reddit post sparked a big discussion about Apple slowing down old iPhone models. The post blew up quickly, and Apple has…

Don’t leave your Mac unattended. High Sierra bug lets anyone log in as root

Nov 29, 2017
John Aldred

This isn’t so much a photography related post, but a PSA for photographers, video professionals, or anybody else who uses a Mac. If you’ve updated…

HEIF support comes to Windows with Zoner Photo Studio

Nov 28, 2017
John Aldred

High Efficiency Image File Format (or “HEIF”, for short) is Apple’s new format for storing stills on your phone. With the goal of replacing JPG…

Israeli start-up sues Apple over alleged dual camera patent infringement

Nov 9, 2017
John Aldred

It seems like Apple’s always in the news for some alleged patent infringement. Or taking somebody else to court for it. Although, primarily that patent…

Apple tags all your photos in a bra (plus your nude and sex photos), making them easily viewable

Nov 1, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

Apple’s Photos app is capable of detecting almost 4500 different scenes and objects using image-recognition technology. But recently, a user discovered that the app also…

Here’s how iPhone apps can spy on you if they have camera permission

Oct 27, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

Do you think before you grant your apps permission to access the camera? According to a software engineer Felix Krause, you should. He recently even…

Apple is critiquing your photos with new AI computer vision tech acquisition

Oct 2, 2017
John Aldred

TechCrunch report that Apple has acquired a small computer vision AI tech startup, Regaind. They say that the report has come from multiple sources, and…

Wacom tablets won’t work with MacOS 10.13 High Sierra until late October

Sep 26, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

MacOS 10.13 High Sierra is officially released and available for download from September 25, 2017. However, if you want to keep your Wacom tablet working,…

Upgrading to iOS11? Use this website to convert your HEIC photos to JPG

Sep 19, 2017
John Aldred

Other than the dual stabilised cameras, one of the biggest bits of photo news surrounding the new iPhones and iOS11 is HEIC. HEIC is a…