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Apple Releases iOS 10.1 Update

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Good News for Apple Fanboys.

Apple just launched its portrait photo mode for the iPhone 7 Plus a few days ago with the release of iOS 10.1. The update,  includes some smaller features and bug fixes for other iOS 10 devices, it’s headlined by the addition of a photography mode that uses the 7 Plus’ dual cameras to take portraits with blurred-out backgrounds, making them look a bit more like they were taken on a high-end camera.

The feature is technically still in beta — and, for what it’s worth, early examples of the portrait mode’s results seem pretty hit and miss. The software seems to do a better job at blurring some backgrounds than others, sometimes creating an obviously-fake result with rough edges.

The update also solves some smartwatch problems. It fixes a syncing bug that kept iTunes tracks from being stored on the Apple Watch. Apple also says the update “improves Bluetooth connectivity with third-party accessories,” which may be an indication that iOS 10.1 fixes an issue with Android Wear that prevented smartwatches from connecting to an iPhone.

There’s a lot list of other updates and bug fixes. Maps is getting new pubic transit information in Japan, Messages is getting a bunch of fixes, and watchOS 3.1 is being released for the Apple Watch.

Michael Ajah is a Computer Science Student of The University of Port Harcourt and a Chelsea Fan. He loves RnB and a little mix of Trap Music. An awesome tech reviewer and analyst. Email - [email protected]

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How To Force Restart The iPhone 8 If It Freezes

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I’m not really a big fan of Apple products so this isn’t actually any of my business but I decided to make a post about it for you (that’s if you are using an apple device. However, I must not fail to say that the iPhone 8 is a solid phone.
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However like most phones, the iPhone 8 still has moments that make it freeze and leave the owner like –
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Previously before the release of the iPhone 8, you could hold the power and home buttons for several seconds to force a reboot. This served as a great strategy if your iPhone was frozen, but now you’ll have to use a slightly new way to force-restart your device now because the old method no longer works.

To force-restart your iPhone 8, follow these steps:

1. Press and release the Volume Up button on the left side of your phone.
2.Then, press and release the Volume Down button below it.

3.Finally, press and hold the side Power button until you see the Apple logo appear on the screen, then let go.

If this doesn’t fix your problem, you should try booting into recovery mode:

Connect your iPhone to your Macbook or PC with iTunes installed using a USB cable.

Follow the same steps, but hold the Power button even after you see the Apple Logo.

You’ll see a Connect to iTunes screen appear after a few seconds. Release the Power button, and launch iTunes.

iTunes will tell you there’s a problem with your iPhone. You can choose Update or Restore to attempt to fix it.

This method isn’t as smooth as it was before, but it still only takes a few button presses. Hopefully you’ll never have to use it

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iPhone X Launching Tomorrow [12 September] – May Cost Over N385,000

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Apple will be launching the iPhone X alongside with the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 , ( the iPhone 8 and 8 plus turns out to be what we’ve been calling the iPhone 7 s and iPhone 7 Plus.) tomorrow and just in case you’re wondering why it’s called iPhone X, it’s the 10th anniversary of the iPhone.

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Looking at the name, I’m still trying to make sure I’m not calling the name wrongly.

Err… Is it iPhone “ex” or iPhone “Ten”

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I guess we’ll have to wait until Tim Cook mentions it during the launch tomorrow. Nothing much has been said about the specifications of the new iPhone officially but a couple of leaks have actually showed us what to expect. Here’s a summary of what I’ve seen in the leaks so far – (However take this information with a pinch of salt until we hear from the horses mouth
– Tim Cook 😀. Although the chances of this information being correct is 85%)

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1.There’s no Touch ID, It’s replaced by Face ID. (This means you’ll be unlocking the device with your face instead of a fingerprint)

2.The iPhone X Side Button will actually not be clickable but press-able like the iPhone 7 Home Button with Force/ 3D Touch. It also has Hall Sensor Built in which can support iPad Magnetic Sensor like accessories (Smart Cover).

3 iPhone X is powered by a new A11 fusion SoC, which features a six-core processor. Four are so-called “Mistral” high-performance cores, while the other two are low-power “Monsson” cores.

4. There’s Wireless Charging

5. iPhone X will have  Animoji. It’s a type of customized animated messages that use your voice and reflect your facial expressions. It makes use of face-tracking hardware.
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The iPhone X may cost over N385,000..

My reaction…
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I’m actually thinking of the number of things I could get at that amount, Bags of Rice, A new laptop, 6 Oukitel K1000 Phones.. A farm in Ogun State.. The list is actually endless

Nevertheless, I think Apple really did a good job with the iPhone X but it’s a bit Overpriced.

Apple will also be unveiling the new 4K Apple TV tomorrow.

The Launch Starts By 7pm GMT+1.

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