In iOS gibt es die Möglichkeit, einzelne Apps aus der System-Suche «Spotlight» auszuschliessen. Wird eine Suche ausgeführt, werden entsprechende Titel künftig darüber nicht mehr gefunden und angezeigt. Gleiches gilt für die «Siri-Vorschläge» in der Such-Ansicht und im Kontrollzentrum. Dort werden basierend auf Algorythmen des digitalen Assistenten automatisch Apps angezeigt, die der Nutzer womöglich als nächstes nutzen möchte – basierend auf seinen aktuellen Tätigkeiten oder seinen sonstigen Gewohnheiten um diese Uhrzeit, Lokalität, Aktivität etc.
Warum Apps aus diesen Ansichten zu verstecken sein sollen, sei jedem selbst überlassen – vielleicht sind es «peinliche» Apps, die [...]
One of the minor disadvantages of buying an iPhone X early is having to wait for developers to update their apps with support for the smartphone’s taller display. Many popular apps were updated within a few weeks after the device launched, but over four months later, there are still some notable omissions.
MacRumors recently asked our readers to share their favorite apps that have yet to be optimized for the iPhone X display. Then, we reached out to the developers of each app to ask them if and when they will release updates with iPhone X support. We’ve included comments from every company that responded below.Apple
Apple did not respond to multiple [...]
Microsoft is planning to integrate its AI assistant Cortana directly into the Outlook mobile apps on iOS and Android, according to people familiar with the company’s plans speaking with The Verge. Cortana currently offers various email-related actions and commands on supported devices, but the assistant can not be called up within Outlook on smartphones.
Image by Tom Warren via The Verge With the addition of Cortana, Outlook users will be able to hear their emails read aloud and respond to them with their voice. Details are still scarce, but the sources said that command phrases will include asking Cortana „What’s my email,“ or asking to read recent [...]
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Wednesday, February 28
iOS 11 jailbreak released with Cydia, which turns 10 today: Cydia was released by Jay Freeman, better known as saurik, on February 28, 2008. The unofficial App Store is the gateway to installing apps, tweaks, themes, and other files on jailbroken iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices, outside of Apple’s control.
Just yesterday, a new jailbreak called Electra was released for iOS 11 through iOS 11.1.2. It is the first iOS 11 [...]