Tag Archives: Touch

How to Backup Your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch via iTunes or iCloud

HIGHLIGHTS You can easily back up data stored on your iOS devices You can do this via iCloud or iTunes The process is simple and costs nothing in most cases If you lose or damage your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you don’t want to be losing all of your data. Think about all of the pictures, videos, messages, passwords, and other files ... Read More »

iPhone 8: Apple May Use New 3D Touch Module to Prevent Overheating by Wireless Charging

Many rumours indicate that Apple is looking to release three iPhone models this year, with one being an anniversary edition. It should be called either the iPhone 8 or iPhone X, and it will come with big changes in terms of design and specifications. This year’s iPhone models are tipped to come with wireless charging, and the latest KGI analyst ... Read More »

iPhone 8 Tipped to Improve 3D Touch and Touch ID; Facial Recognition Also in the Offing

KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is back with his predictions for the iPhone 8, and his latest report focuses on the 3D Touch and Touch ID functionalities. The report claims that Apple will look to improve on both these features in its upcoming flagship device. Kuo notes that because the iPhone 8 will have a ‘wraparound’ OLED display, it will render ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, 3T Users Report Touch Latency Issue; Company Confirms Fix Coming With Nougat Update

OnePlus 3 received tremendous response across markets and was one of the few smartphones that really impressed when we reviewed it. Unfortunately, the smartphone seems to have at least one fault that’s now being raised by several users on various forums – touch latency. As per users on XDA Developers, Reddit, as well as the company’s own OnePlus forum, the ... Read More »

iPhone 6 Plus: Apple Announces ‘Multi-Touch Repair Program’ After ‘Touch Disease’ Complaints

  Months after the iPhone 6 Touch Disease issue was reported, Apple has finally responded to the matter with a ‘repair program’ exclusively for the iPhone 6 Plus. Apple claims that the display issues crop up after a user presumably drops the phone on several occasions ‘incurring stress on the device’. The issue was first brought to light by established ... Read More »

Blu Pure XR With 3D Touch Display, Helio P10 SoC Launched

After the Energy XL launch last month, Blu has now launched another smartphone called Pure XR. The unlocked smartphone has gone on sale on Amazon and Best Buy for $299.99 (roughly Rs. 20,200). The Blu Pure XR smartphone is available in Gold and Grey colour variants. The fingerprint scanner is located inside the home button in the front. The smartphone ... Read More »

Apple Patents Idea to Capture Smartphone Thieves Through Touch ID

Apple is known for its privacy and security related features, and Touch ID is one prime example. Now, the Cupertino giant has been granted a new patent for Touch ID related technology that will help catch Apple device thieves. This feature, described as Biometric Capture for Unauthorized User Identification in the USPTO patent application, captures the thief’s fingerprint and may ... Read More »

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus Facing Widespread Display, Touch Issues: iFixit

As per third-party repair firms and users on Apple’s support forums, several units of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been facing a display issue where a grey flickering band can sporadically be seen on top, accompanied by touch responsiveness issues. Established DIY repair and teardown website iFixit has published a blog post that recounts experiences of several ... Read More »

Facebook for Messenger for iPhone Gets Extended 3D Touch Support

Facebook Messenger has finally got extended 3D Touch functionality. Till now, you could browse through the main Facebook app efficiently with ease with the help of the pressure-sensitive display, but wide support was lacking in the Messenger app – only its home-screen icon provided ‘Quick Actions’ 3D Touch functionality. Users can now use 3D Touch within the Facebook Messenger app ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Tipped to Sport Snapdragon 823 SoC, ‘3D Touch’ Display

Xiaomi is rumoured to be working on its second-generation Mi Note smartphone. An earlier report said that the Chinese company may use Samsung-made curved Amoled display on its Mi Note 2. Now, a new leak claims pricing details of the handset, and also suggests that the Xiaomi Mi Note 2, similar to its predecessor, will pack top-notch specifications. A tipster ... Read More »