Google has expanded the functionality of dark mode in the Google Maps app on iPhone and iPad. Now when browsing a map or looking for businesses and locations this can be done in dark mode. Before this update, Google Maps users could only see dark mode when actively navigation with turn-by-turn directions. Dark mode can be configured to match the status of the iOS system's dark mode, or to display dark backgrounds and light text all of the time.
Spotify has added a new feature to the social component of its music streaming service. Users can now block individual users from the app, without contacting Spotify customer service. Previously there was a button to "Report abuse", but no way to quickly prevent all interactions with another user. The latest functionality started rolling out to Spotify's app users last week.
Buying into a cryptocurrency asset early often requires extra knowledge and patience. Some tokens are not widely available for trading, but they can still be purchased and held in a crypto wallet. CRYPTO20 is billed as the first autonomous "token-as-a-fund". Invictus describes the token as an easy way for crypto investors to get exposure to the top 20 coins by market cap.
Apple owns the rights to the entire Peanuts animated series, and offers the holiday specials on demand via Apple TV+. Subscribers can watch the complete collection of shows, including A Charlie Brown Christmas.
Need to edit a PDF on the go? Apple recently added a few light duty editing tools directly to the Files app. In addition to annotation, iOS users can rotate PDF pages, insert and delete pages, and even scan new content. Once edited, the PDF can be saved and shared. Files may not replace the capabilities of Adobe Acrobat, but it can be helpful in a pinch.
Make sure your iPhone or iPad is running iOS 15 or later. The PDF to edit must be stored in your Files app, either locally on your device or on the iCloud Drive. Follow these steps to edit PDF files on iPhone: