6 Ways to Protect Your Eyes When Using a Smartphone

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/FLLAIGV1SvQ/ Staring at the tiny screen of a smartphone for long hours can cause eye fatigue at best and irreversible eye damage at worst. While you can hardly imagine your life without a smartphone, there is no need to sacrifice your eyes (you … Read more

Apple Pay Cash rolls out to iOS 11.2 users in the US

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/05/apple-pay-cash-rollout/ Over the weekend, Apple pushed out iOS 11.2 a little earlier than planned to address a crashing problems affecting iPhone users. The update included a non-functioning version of Apple Pay Cash, but now Apple is flicking the switch to activate the new payment options. … Read more

OnePlus 5T available in Star Wars: The Last Jedi limited edition

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/04/oneplus-5t-star-wars-the-last-jedi-limited-edition/ Every now and then OnePlus introduces a limited edition of its flagship killer. They’re usually nicer than the original, but not quite close to collector’s item status in my opinion. The latest one might be different. Why? Because the new one, which is based … Read more

Has your iPhone started crashing in iOS 11.1.2? You’re not alone… and there’s a fix

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/02/fix-iphone-crash-bug/ Today is December 2, and some iPhone users have found that their phones are constantly crashing. A problem with iOS 11.1.2 means that repeated crashed have been triggered by notifications from 12.15 this morning. Apple is not only aware of the problem, but has … Read more

Google bans most Android apps from displaying lockscreen ads

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/01/google-bans-lockscreen-ads/ It is near impossible to avoid ads these days, but Google has just introduced a new policy that makes at least one area of your smartphone a safe haven. The new policy means that most apps will no longer be permitted to display ads … Read more

Privacy: a huge proportion of Android apps are secretly tracking you

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/11/28/android-apps-track-users/ A joint research project between Yale University’s Privacy Lab and French non-profit Exodus Privacy has uncovered widescale tracking in a large number of Android apps. The likes of Tinder, Spotify, Uber, Twitter and Snapchat — as well as masses of lesser-known apps — were … Read more