New iPhones courageously ditch the free headphone dongle

13th September 2018

Apple is under the impression that its “courage” has already paid off and that it no longer needs to ship a headphone dongle with its new phones. Mission accomplished! The new iPhone XS and XR models will not include the Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, and users will have to buy it separately for $9. The iPhone 8 will also not include the dongle moving forward, The Verge reported….

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Presidential Alert: Your cell phone will get a test emergency alert on Sept. 20

13th September 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) — FEMA is planning to send an emergency alert to your smartphone next week. The emergency management agency will be testing its Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) program. Think of it like the alerts on your TV, when the tone sounds and is followed by “This is only a test…” The test is slated for 1:18 p.m. central time on Thursday, September 20, 2018….

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