Giphy today announced an update for its iOS app, bringing its GIF-sharing keyboard extension to any app that supports multimedia, including Mail, WhatsApp, Snapchat, Instagram, and more. The update also introduces a „Sticker Maker“ feature exclusive to iPhone X, XS, XS Max, and XR devices that have Apple’s TrueDepth Camera system (via Engadget).
Sticker Maker allows iPhone X owners to turn selfies into custom animated GIF stickers, which you can then share in Apple iMessage and any other texting app. In the Giphy app this feature can be found in the „Plus“ symbol tab, tap „Sticker“, and then you can take your photo. The image has [...]
Tap, the company behind the futuristic Tap wearable keyboard, today announced the launch of a new TapAcademy app for iOS that’s designed to make it easier to learn to use the keyboard.
Tap is a keyboard that you wear on your thumb and fingers, using a series of finger taps to type different letters, numbers, and symbols.
Sensors built into the finger rings detect the movement of your fingers, translating your gestures into words for a novel, type anywhere experience. Of course, because it uses gestures, the Tap requires customers to learn a whole new way of typing.
In our Tap review earlier this year, we found it easy to learn to use the Tap through [...]
Apple on Tuesday will take the stage at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, where it is widely expected to unveil the next-generation iPad Pro with Face ID and updates to a wide range of Macs, including the MacBook, iMac, and Mac mini.
Ahead of the keynote, which starts at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, Hungarian industrial design student Viktor Kadar has created concepts that imagine a new Mac mini paired with a new Apple Display and a Magic Keyboard with a Touch Bar.
Before anyone gets too excited: it’s unclear what the new Mac mini will look like, a new Apple Display isn’t coming until 2019, and there haven’t been any recent rumors to suggest Apple plans [...]
For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Tap to give MacRumors readers a chance to win one of the company’s Tap Keyboard & Mouse setups.
The Tap, priced at $179, is a futuristic keyboard that you wear on your hands, using a series of finger taps to type different letters, numbers, and symbols.
Tap fits over your thumb and each of your fingers, with adjustable rings that can fit a wide variety of fingers. Sensors are built into each finger ring to detect the movement of your fingers, translating gestures into words for a novel, type anywhere experience.
There are different taps for each letter. A single tap of the thumb, [...]