• How is a stainless steel iPhone XS better than any other aluminum phone?

    5 days ago - By Phone Arena

    It was once a metal more precious than gold. Napoleon the 3rd of France is said to have held a banquet where cutlery made of it was given to his most respected guests... while others made do with golden utensils. It is also what the top of the Washington Monument is made of, symbolizing the nation's industrial prowess at the time when the structure was erected.
    The material in question is aluminum. Light, durable, and abundant in nature, it is one of the most widely used metals today, with applications ranging from making soda cans to constructing cars and airplanes. In one form or...
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  • IOS 12.1.1 will let iPhone XR users expand notifications with Haptic Touch

    IOS 12.1.1 will let iPhone XR users expand notifications with Haptic Touch

    5 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    The iPhone XR does not have a pressure-sensitive display, so it lacks 3D Touch. Apple has introduced alternative gestures for many 3D Touch features under the marketing guise of ‘Haptic Touch'. This combines a normal long-press gesture with haptic feedback, like holding down the spacebar to activate keyboard trackpad mode , or using long press for the lock screen torch button.
    One notable omission with the launch of iPhone XR was the lack of affordance for viewing rich notifications. iOS 12.1.1 beta 2 addresses this... so now it works as you would expect.
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  • With eSIM, your iPhone XR can be both your day phone and your night phone

    With eSIM, your iPhone XR can be both your day phone and your night phone

    5 days ago - By iMore

    Your iPhone XS or iPhone XR is a dual SIM phone! Here's how you can set up multiple lines on your iPhone.
    The iPhone XS , iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR all feature support for a dual-SIM setup, letting you have two phone lines in one device. Instead of using two nano-SIM card slots, the 2018 iPhone lineup lets you associate one line with a physical nano-SIM card, and one with the new embedded SIM, or eSIM.
    To set up a second line on your iPhone, you'll need a couple of things. In addition to one of Apple's latest iPhones, you'll need to have a QR code given to you by your carrier or you'll...
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