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Apple offers look at the development of Portrait Lighting camera feature in new video

2018-02-22T06:21:32+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Technology|Tags: |

Apple this evening has shared a new video offering a look into the development process that led to the creation of the Portrait Lighting feature on iPhone X. The video shows how Apple used the “art of portraiture” to come up with the technology… more… Go to original Source Author: Chance Miller https://9to5mac.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/mac1.png?w=32Powered by WPeMatico

Study finds early HomePod adoption at 3% as smart speaker market hits 89% satisfaction

2018-02-22T05:14:23+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Technology|Tags: |

Apple’s HomePod has been available for less than two weeks, but an early survey from Loup Ventures aims to show its penetration into the smart speaker market. According to the survey, HomePod has captured 3 percent of the market in its early days of availability… more… Go to original Source Author: Chance Miller https://9to5mac.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/mac1.png?w=32Powered by [...]

Apple updates Human Interface Guidelines w/ new details & tips for ARKit

2018-02-22T03:09:12+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Technology|Tags: |

Apple today has updated its Human Interface Guidelines for augmented reality to reflect the new features introduced in ARKit 1.5, which comes as part of iOS 11.3. The new guidelines cover things such as support for vertical surfaces, objects that are placed offscreen, and more. more… Go to original Source Author: Chance Miller https://9to5mac.files.wordpress.com/2017/03/mac1.png?w=32Powered by [...]

Apple files for updated Apple TV trademark potentially hinting at more advanced gaming capabilities

2018-02-22T02:25:22+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Technology|Tags: |

Apple has apparently updated its Apple TV trademark with new conditions related to gaming. Patently Apple reports today that the company filed an updated trademark last Friday to cover gaming use cases, a move that the site calls “a significant update that has to be taken seriously.” more… Go to original Source Author: Chance Miller [...]

Snapchat officially responds to anti-redesign petition with over 1M signatures

2018-02-22T00:19:45+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Technology|Tags: |

Snapchat today officially responded to a Change.org petition that has accumulated nearly 1.5 million signatures and asks the company revert to the old design of the application. Snapchat’s response to the petition acknowledges upcoming changes that it hopes will make the design more user-friendly, while also defending some of the controversial changes… more… Go to [...]

Apple sponsors UK BRIT music awards featuring new Animoji karaoke ad

2018-02-21T22:59:15+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Technology|Tags: |

There is a major Apple Music presence at the BRIT music awards today, with large banners dominating the Apple Music Browse pages for UK users, with an Apple Music playlist listing the performers and winners. Apple is also playing a few commercials during the televised ceremony’s ad breaks, including the debut of a new Animoji karaoke [...]

032: New iPad rumors, first HomeKit baby monitor, Alto’s Odyssey | 9to5Mac Daily

2018-02-21T22:39:20+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Technology|Tags: |

  Today we’ve got details about the latest new iPad rumors, the first HomeKit baby monitor, and new apps including Alto’s Odyssey and Things 3.4. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. https://9to5mac.files.wordpress.com/2018/02/9to5mac-daily-02-21-2018.mp3 more… Go to [...]