We present to your attention the next issue of the news program news from Apple. Today we will talk about the most popular apps in the App Store, the case XR for iPhone and more!
1. Some instances of the Apple Watch, the fourth generation may suffer from uneven illumination that distorts the displayed image and the interface elements of the operating system. This drew the attention of the users of the website Reddit.
2. In the foreseeable future, Apple may present a separate version of Apple Music for commercial use. It follows from the materials of the Office for patents and trademarks of the United States, where the company has applied for trademark registration of Apple Music for Business.
3. Apple will do its utmost to censor the appearance on their platforms of the content, preaching all kinds of conspiracy theories. This was stated by CEO Tim cook.
4. Apple has started official sales of the 18-watt charger with USB connector-C, which was supplied exclusively bundled with the iPad Pro 2018 was not provided as a standalone product and also transparent case for iPhone XR. Both models are already available for purchase in the online store of the company at a price of 2890 and 3490 rubles, respectively, with the opportunity to apply for a free courier delivery to your door.
18-watt power adapter — another memory from Apple, with support for fast charging. Thanks to him, all the iPhone presented in 2017-2018, will be charged much faster than using the complete unit with a power of 5 watts. However, it will have to buy another cable Lightning-USB-C, the price of which, according to the official company website, starts from 1790 per version with a length of 1 meter. Over half the long version will have to pay a little more than a thousand rubles.
Transparent case became the first and to date the only official case from Apple for iPhone XR. It looks exactly as predicted by the press renders that leaked a few days before the presentation of the smartphone. For some unknown reason, Apple has postponed the release of the accessory, and started its sales after more than a month since the iPhone XR in retail. However, given the price of this case, there is every reason to believe he won’t be popular, but because it is delayed, it won’t be a tragedy for consumers.
5. Apple has continued its annual tradition of publishing a list of the most downloaded apps from the App Store for 2018. Mostly the list consists of programs, most of which is already not the first year, but there are beginners who has ever managed to get into the top 10. The published data are the best example of how over time can change user preferences.
First place in this year took the mobile client WhatsApp, which the leading place belonged to last year. Despite the change of vector of development of the messenger declared the leadership, he continues to be popular among users who value it much higher than the development of competing companies.
“VKontakte” this year lost second place, losing to his Instagram. Integrated social network is slowly but surely losing ground, being unable to maintain the former demand.
Interestingly, this year’s list was out proprietary applications platforms to place ads “Yula” and “Avito”. Their places were taken by clients to access the online store of Chinese goods Pandao and the portal “public Services” that were not included in the top. Appearance in this list application “Portal” indicates an increase in literacy of Russians who prefer to apply for obtaining state and municipal services in the comfort of home.
6. Apple decided to rework the case AirPods future generations thus to improve their fit to the ear. It follows from the materials of the patent and trademark office published a patent describing a planned change. Processing design of wireless headphones will allow Apple to not only improve the sound quality, but also to realize at least one interesting idea associated with monitoring the health of users.
This idea consists of equipping the headphones built-in heart rate monitor, the operation of which requires a maximum a snug fit to the body of the user. Only in this case, the display of the heart rate can be, if not perfectly accurate, at least close to such.
What will be the new AirPods
To achieve a snug fit Apple engineers expect through the complete processing of appearance AirPods. If you believe the submitted drawings, in Cupertino want to get rid of a recognizable “tail”, making future Gear headphones similar to IconX from Samsung, which are held in the ear due to the larger case and additional emphasis.
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