iCulture Today: this was Monday January 24, 2022


How much power does a Dutch regulator have? That question has become even more topical since today, now that ACM has imposed a fine of 5 million euros on Apple. That fine can even amount to 50 million euros, if Apple does not meet the requirements of ACM. Meanwhile, Apple is also still in the stomach with a series of lawsuits from Ericsson. You will read how this will end in a while on Are you more of the positive news? Then we have good news in the field of sports: the Winter Olympics are about to start. It's less than two weeks away and if you want to keep up to date with everything, you need our guide to the best apps for the Winter Olympics! That and more today at!

News and opinion

  • Our preview of the Mac in 2022 is online. See if your favorite Mac gets an update!
  • Almost the entire Apple Car management team has left in a year.
  • WhatsApp now shows profile pictures in notifications and works with the iOS 15's new Focus feature.
  • Third-party apps are having problems with iCloud syncing and developers are venting their frustrations.


  • These are the best iTunes and App Store Deals of the Week.
  • Looking for the cheapest AirPods? Here you will find all AirPods offers.
  • We have listed the best Apple Watch offers so that you can be sure that you are not paying too much for the latest models.
  • These are the this week's best iPhone deals.

Tips and explanations

  • This way you can silence your iPhone and prevent sounds and notifications from sounding.
  • The This is how you adjust text size per app.

Accessories and devices

  • The Philips Hue lights are getting a fireside effect and a flickering candle effect in an upcoming update. There are also new outdoor lamps.


  • A new Bassie & Adriaan game! We immediately wrote a review.
  • The Olympic Winter Games in Beijing are coming your way and you won't miss a second with these apps.

And we didn't want to let these updates pass unnoticed:

  • ABN AMRO (free, iPhone/iPad, iOS 11.0+) – ABN AMRO now has a new section ‘Future’ where you will find the scheduled and recurring transfers.
  • Tweetbot 6 for Twitter (Free, iPhone/iPad + IAP, iOS 14.5+) – Tweetbot 6 for Twitter has a range of new widgets, including for Tweet Stats, Followers Count, and Timeline Image.
  • Sleep++ (Free, iPhone/Watch + IAP, iOS 13.0+) – Now with Readiness Score so you know when to slow down.

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