Apple releases new ads for the iPad Pro, and iPhone X

A pair of new ads were released today for the Apple iPad Pro and the Apple iPhone X. The 15 second iPad spot stars the little girl named Scout, who also appeared in a previous commercial for Apple’s high-end tablet line. In that ad, which did get plenty of rotation on television, you might recall that when a neighbor saw Scout outside playing with her iPad Pro, she asked her what she was doing on her computer. The little girl answered, “What’s a computer?” The new ad, which once again shows off Scout’s bicycle riding prowess, focuses on Augmented Reality. We know how much AR is a priority inside …


Google bans Android apps that show ads on your lockscreen, there's a catch however


In a rather user-friendly move today, Google has changed its Play Store policies and no longer allows apps that place obtrusive ads on your handset’s lock screen. The new change affects all apps whose purpose is any other from being lockscreens themselves and is detailed in the the developers’ monetization support page. It reads as follows:

“Unless the exclusive purpose of the app is that of a lockscreen, apps may not introduce ads or features that monetize the locked display of a device.”