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Sketchy rumor claims iOS 16 will bring interactive Home screen widgets


iOS 16 interactive widgets
It could be a massive Home screen upgrade.
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Apple could finally make widgets interactive in iOS 16, allowing you to control music playback, toggle your flashlight, adjust display brightness, and lots more right from your Home screen.

The new widgets are codenamed “InfoShack” internally, according to a sketchy new rumor that promises more details are on the way.

Apple Watch could miss out on a big redesign again next year


Apple Watch Series 7 review roundup: Bigger is a bit better
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Those hoping for a major Apple Watch overhaul could again be disappointed next year, with a new report claiming only minor design changes are planned for Apple Watch Series 8 — which could be almost identical to Series 7.

Many fans had expected an Apple Watch revamp this year after months and months of speculation and leaks. But it’s beginning to look like those weren’t just badly timed, but perhaps entirely inaccurate.