Apple takes direct swipe at Facebook over privacy at WWDC
Apple takes direct swipe at Facebook over privacy at WWDC
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06 June, 2018, 02:15
Other new features include parental controls to limit the time children spend in apps, as well as which apps they can use. The Facebook Pixel that allows websites to "optimise" data about individuals is on a further 2.2 million sites.
To monitor and control children's screen time, parents will need to connect their device to their child's device using Family Sharing, an Apple service that allows parents to monitor and control their kids' phone habits. As is now tradition, the company showed off the latest version of iOS at the event (iOS 12), delivering plenty of new features to the platform.
A new Do Not Disturb during Bedtime mode will dim the phone's display and hide all notifications on the lock screen until you prompt it in the morning.
The company's latest iOS update brings a host of new features.
Some believe that the new feature has been developed for a future iPad that will forgo Touch ID in favor of Face ID but it will hopefully stick around on the iPhone X as well. It now supports third-party navigation apps, so users can change if they don't like Apple Maps. Adobe will also add native USDZ support for Creative Cloud suite.
Set for full release this fall, the company's mobile operating system is now in developer preview, with a public beta expected later this month. Texting is more fun in iOS 12, too.
Photos is the next big iOS 12 feature Apple is showing off, expanding search in an effort to compete with Google.
FaceTime will be able to host 32 video tiles at once, with the tiles expanding and shrinking depending on who's talking. It'll be available on the Apple Watch Series 1 and later, so anyone with an original Apple Watch will remain on watchOS 4.
The report in NYT claims that under the deal "Facebook allowed the device companies access to the data of users' friends without their explicit consent", and this was done even after the company had claimed it would not share information with outsiders.
There are four new animated emoji characters that respond to your facial expressions: ghost, koala, tiger and a T-rex.
After years of working to make the smartphone indispensable ― some might even say addictive ― Apple said Monday that it will soon provide an app created to help people step away from the iPhone.
Recent scrutiny over privacy concerns were also addressed, with Mr Federighi discussing updates to the macOS software which powers its laptops.
These buttons can track users around the internet, as can some comment widgets, which Apple is also blocking in the update.
Using the newSiri Shortcuts app, iPhone owners can build customized actions for Siri to perform upon hearing a given command. DND is also easy to activate in various forms from the Control Center.
He has made 156 appearances over five seasons with Shakhtar, the Ukrainian Premier League champions, scoring 14 goals . He recently appeared as an 82nd-minute substitute for his nation's 2-0 victory over Croatia last weekend at Anfield.
Zinedine Zidane is being lined as the next manager of the Qatar national team on a £50 million-a-year deal, according to reports . Pochettino, who joined Spurs in 2014, said: "I am happy at Tottenham because they let me work and we are growing together.
The EU said the imposition of the tariffs is "inconsistent with the US' obligations and rights set out in the WTO Agreement". He added: "We believe in a rules-based system, a multilateral system, President Trump doesn't and we must understand that".
Roseanne Barr has been widely criticised for a tweet she posted to Valeri Jarret, a former White House advisor for Barack Obama . Her show has become a weekly source of controversy in the current American zeitgeist and it looks like ABC had just had enough.
Trump cancelled the on-off North Korea summit in late May, blaming the country's " tremendous anger and open hostility ". Trump said the lengthy conversation Friday "went very well" and called it "a get to know you kind of a situation".
Coach Steve Kerr had said Thompson, who suffered a sprained left ankle in Game 1 on Thursday, would be evaluated after warmups. Rather than settle in his isolation possessions, Durant looked to make plays when he encountered resistance in the half court.
Hundreds of rescue workers, including firefighters, police and soldiers worked to recover bodies from the still-smoking lava. Farmers covered in ash fled for their lives as civil defense staffers tried to relocate them to shelters during the event.
In the meantime, the Russian Investigative Committee has launched its own investigation into Babchenko's death. He accused Ukraine and its "Western handlers" of seeking to use it to stir up anti-Russian sentiments.
The global benchmark, Brent crude, little changed in the previous session, was up 16 cents, at US$77.72 per barrel. Speculators in Brent crude cut their net long positions in the week by 49,638 contracts to 451,966.
This was something which James emphasised when talking to the media about the incident, as he said: "We've got to move on". The boxscore shows Curry finished with 33 points, including an NBA Finals record nine 3-pointer.
Avenatti is an active thorn in the side of the White House and had come to court to press for his inclusion in the proceedings. Avenatti denied that he did anything wrong. "Not even the same firm in the case", he said.
Conte and cabinet sworn in at Quirinale Palace
The last-minute compromise appointment of Giovanni Tria as economy minister was aimed at calming European Union leaders' jitters. Mattarella rejected Conte's original choice for economy minister but a different candidate was agreed on Thursday.
Injured Serena hands Sharapova last-eight spot
For her part, Williams's answer befit one of the greatest athletes of all time: "I honestly don't have any thoughts about that". Sharapova is often billed as her rival-though Williams' dominance hasn't left much room for a real rivalry .
Lava from Hawaii volcano covers 8 square miles
Most of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park remains closed due to persistent earthquakes and eruptions of corrosive volcanic ash. In addition, at over four weeks , this eruption has lasted longer than the 1955 and 1924 eruptions, the USGS said .
No Iran in Syria
Russian Federation has hinted that "foreign forces" should withdraw from Syria , and Israel has interpreted that to include Iran. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as well, Netanyahu stressed that Iran needs to leave all of Syria", the official said.
Facebook sinking fast among US teens
The shares of teenagers who use Twitter and Tumblr are largely comparable to the shares who did so in the 2014-2015 survey . The survey discovered that 50 percent of female users said they were always online compared with 39 percent of male users.