In iOS 11, the native camera app includes functionality that allows you to scan QR codes and access QR code content like URLs without having to download a third-party app.
Here’s how to scan a QR code when you run into one: Open the Camera app on the iPhone or iPad.
Make sure you have adequate lighting so the camera can pick up the QR code.
Align the camera with the QR code.
That’s all there is to it. From there, the camera will read the QR code and provide you with a notification to access whatever it contains.
QR codes can include contact information, calendar events, website links, phone numbers, email addresses, Wi-Fi [...]
With the iMac Pro release dominating headlines on Thursday, we want to highlight that Apple also reiterated some other exciting news for pro customers: a modular Mac Pro is in the works.
2013 Mac Pro on left vs. 2012 Mac Pro on right The brief mention came at the very end of Apple’s press release about the iMac Pro becoming available to order: In addition to the new iMac Pro, Apple is working on a completely redesigned, next-generation Mac Pro architected for pro customers who need the highest performance, high-throughput system in a modular, upgradeable design, as well as a new high-end pro display.
While this isn’t new information, it does let us know [...]
Chinese smartphone makers Huawei and Xiaomi are reportedly in discussions with carriers AT&T and Verizon, who may begin selling each company’s flagship Android smartphones in the United States as early as next year.
The negotiations are still in progress, and it’s possible no final agreements will materialize, according to Bloomberg News.
The news echoes an earlier report from The Information that claimed AT&T has tentatively agreed to sell at least one Huawei smartphone, which was believed to be a high-end model resembling the company’s flagship Mate 10 handset.
A partnership with AT&T and/or Verizon would be a major win [...]
Apple has picked up a third new television show, placing a straight-to-series order for a space drama developed by Ronald D. Moore, known for his work on shows like „Battlestar Galactica,“ „Caprica,“ „Helix,“ and „Outlander,“ reports Deadline.
The show, which „explores what would have happened if the global space race had never ended,“ comes from Sony Pictures Television and Moore’s Tall Ship Productions. It was created and written by Moore and „Fargo“ co-executive producers Matt Wolpert and Ben Nedivi.
The new space drama is Apple’s third series that’s in development. Apple [...]