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Yoni Heisler

Since 2015
Top Channel Apple
Articles 5,410

Bio

A life long Mac user and Apple enthusiast, Yoni Heisler has been writing about Apple and the tech industry at large for over 6 years. His writing has appeared in Edible Apple, Network World, MacLife, Macworld UK, and most recently, TUAW. When not writing about and analyzing the latest happenings with Apple, Yoni enjoys catching Improv shows in Chicago, playing soccer, and cultivating new TV show addictions, the most recent examples being The Walking Dead and Broad City.

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Apple rumored AR headset may feature three displays

January 5th, 2022

A new research report from analyst Ross Young, who covers the display industry, sheds some new light on Apple’s somewhat mythical, intriguing, and long-rumored AR/VR headset. According to Young, Apple’s headset will arrive later this year and will feature three displays. Young specifically states that the headset will feature two Micro OLED displays and a …

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Redditors listed their favorite iPhone features that no one talks about

January 2nd, 2022

Every year, Apple introduces dozens of new iPhone features that, more often than not, fly under the radar. While Apple naturally highlights a select few of these features during its WWDC and iPhone unveiling events, I’ve always wondered why Apple doesn’t have a webpage that lists some amazing iPhone features that, for whatever reason, are …

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Use this hidden Google Maps feature to avoid traffic tickets

January 2nd, 2022

Apple Maps has gotten undeniably better in recent years. But there’s still no denying that Google Maps remains the best mapping app available today. This, of course, shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise given that Google Maps was released all the way back in February of 2005, a good seven years before Apple …

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Critical drug recall: If you take these common meds, call your doctor immediately

January 1st, 2022

The FDA this week announced two drug recalls for entirely different but nonetheless equally serious reasons. The first recall involves Metformin Hydrochloride Extended-Release tablets from Viona Pharmaceuticals. This recall stems from the fact that some lots of the drug likely contain a carcinogen known as N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA). The second drug recall involves lots of Nitroglycerin …

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Hidden iPhone trick lets you see which apps are spying on you

December 31st, 2021

It’s no secret that Apple in recent years has made user privacy a key differentiating feature for the iPhone. You might recall, for example, that Apple with iOS 14.5 introduced a tool called App Tracking Transparency. The tool essentially allows users to dictate which apps are able to track their activity across other applications and …

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Apple’s digital ID should make traveling a breeze for iPhone users

December 23rd, 2021

Apple announced its digital ID feature for iOS at WWDC this year. But as many people predicted, it’s not anywhere to be seen just yet. At the time, Apple said it was working with several states to enable users to safely add their ID to the Wallet app. Apple also said the Transportation Security Administration …

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Apple has big plans for the Mac in 2022

December 20th, 2021

For years, Apple critics were quick to point out that Apple was too reliant on the iPhone as a revenue source. Fast forward to today and Apple’s business is far more robust and diversified than it was even three years ago. Sure, the iPhone still accounts for nearly 50% of Apple’s annual revenue, but the …

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Ice cream recall: Check your freezer right now

December 18th, 2021

One of the great things about ice cream is that you can enjoy it all year round. It’s a versatile treat. Sure, it might hit different during those hot summer days, but there’s something to be said about downing a pint of your favorite ice cream during the frigid winter months as well. With that …

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Anyone can buy undelivered Amazon packages – here’s how

December 9th, 2021

It may come as something of a surprise to many people, but it’s actually possible to buy lost or misplaced packages from Amazon, FedEx, UPS, and other delivery services. In scenarios where a package doesn’t reach its intended destination — which could be due to an address or shipping issue — these unclaimed packages are …