Author: Alex Lowe

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro pre-orders start tomorow – What you need to know

Earlier this week, on Tuesday Apple unveiled the iPhone 11 and the iPhone 11 Pro, amongst other things – but the big news is that tomorow, the two iPhone models go up for pre-order on apple.com as well as all the carrier sites too. iPhone 11 The iPhone 11 is sort of following on from the iPhone XR from last year, it is the ‘entry level’ model and it also […]

Apple’s iPhone event next week will be live streamed on YouTube

Next week is Apple’s big day, on Tuesday 10th September the company is expected to unveil the next generation of iPhone and Apple Watch as well as give us an update on iOS 13, iPadOS and watchOS 6. But if like most people, you cannot actually get to the event in Cupertino – Apple has long streamed the event on its own website and as of late, on Twitter as […]

Apple’s 2019 iPhone event is on 10th September

The wait is over, Apple has sent out invites for its big iPhone event for this year and the event is due to take place next week on 10th September. It is expected that Apple will unveil the next generation of iPhone for this year, dubbed the iPhone 11. What is Apple going to unveil? Apple’s invites to the media never say what the company is going to announce at […]

This, is iOS 13

Today was WWDC and it still is this week! The keynote has finished and it is time to unpack all the new features of the next big version of iOS for iPhone and iPod touch. iPad now has its own OS called iPadOS, which we will cover in a separate post. iOS 13 has dark mode, new swipe-able keyboard, new apps, redesigned Messages app, Maps has new features and more! […]

Apple launches new, faster iPod touch

Yesterday, on Tuesday this week Apple announced that a new 7th generation iPod touch is out. Main features are that it is now based on the iPhone 7 internals as opposed to the iPhone 6 with the last model – from 2015. What’s new? The new iPod touch shares a lot of the same components as the last two models, with the 5th generation from 2012 and the 6th generation […]

Apple releases iOS 12.3.1 to fix issues with Messages

Just over a week ago, Apple released iOS 12.3 which included a brand new Apple TV app, AirPlay 2 improvements as well as the usual bug fixes. Now earlier today, iOS 12.3.1 has been made available for download and it addresses some minor bugs which cropped up. Release Notes iOS 12.3.1 includes bug fixes for your iPhone and iPad. This update: – Fixes an issue that could prevent making or […]

Deal: The Nest Thermostat has £41 off today on amazon.co.uk

Today on amazon.co.uk the Nest Learning Thermostat 3rd generation has £41 off the list price, down from £219.99 to £178.99 for the stainless steel version. The Nest Thermostat doesn’t work with Apple’s HomeKit platform, but it does work with Google Home, Works with Nest as well as Amazon Alexa. Your thermostat controls 60% of your energy bill. So shouldn’t it help you save energy? The Nest Thermostat does. Since 2011, […]

Apple releases iOS 12.3 with new Apple TV app and AirPlay 2 improvements

Back at the Apple event in March this year, Apple unveiled its new Apple TV+ service, Apple Arcade and Apple News+, the magazine and newspaper subscription. But along side the new Apple TV service, it was revealed that Apple would be redesigning the Apple TV app too later on, in May. What’s new? Along with the new TV app, which we cover further down in the post, iOS 12.3 also […]