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Apple releases macOS Catalina supplemental update with bug fixes

Earlier this week, Apple released a minor update to macOS 10.15 with a few bug fixes including game centre, iCloud and some issues with installation. Release Notes This update: – Improves installation reliability of ‌macOS Catalina‌ on Macs with low disk space – Fixes an issue that prevented Setup Assistant from completing during some installations – Resolves an issue that prevents accepting iCloud Terms and Conditions when multiple ‌iCloud‌ accounts […]

Apple releases iOS 13.1.3 with an array of bug fixes

Just over a week ago, Apple released iOS 13.1.2 and iPadOS 13.1.2 to fix issues with the camera, iCloud backups and the flashlight, where the light would sometimes not activate. iOS 13.1.2 also fixed a bug where some shortcuts would not run on the HomePod. Now, today Apple has released yet another update for iOS 13 – with iOS 13.1.3. Today’s update fixes a bug where the phone might not […]

You can now use Alexa in Spanish, in the US

Late last week, Amazon updated the Amazon Echo to now support Spanish for Alexa in the US market, users can change their preferred language option within the Alexa app. Echo devices now also support developer tools for the new Spanish voice. As it happens the US has the world’s second largest population of Spanish speakers, second to Mexico. Amazon is now catching up with the Google Assistant and Apple’s Siri […]

Twitter for the Mac is back, thanks to ‘Project Catalyst’ on macOS 10.15

Back in June, at WWDC 2019 Apple announced on stage that with the release of macOS Catalina, Twitter for the Mac would be back, thanks to its new framework designed, ‘Project Catalyst’. Catalyst is designed to make it easier for developers to make apps and games for the Mac platform and Twitter have unitised this and brought back its app. Twitter tweeted out back in June with this news also: […]

watchOS 5.3.2 for Apple Watch Series 4 is now available

Earlier this week, Apple released watchOS 5.3.2 for Apple Watch Series 4 – this update was released for Apple Watch Series 1, 2 and 3 last month and it fixed a few security issues. But why would Apple release an update to watchOS 5 when watchOS 6 is now out? Well, in order to update your Apple Watch to watchOS 6, your iPhone needs to be running iOS 13. Users […]

Deal: iPad mini 5 has £12 off today on amazon.co.uk

The latest iPad mini 5 is now on sale for a realtivly small discount on amazon.co.uk, down from £399 to £387 for a total of a £12 discount, but Apple’s products on Amazon are rarely discounted. iPad mini 5 features the A12 SoC from the iPhone XS Max from last year, support for Apple Pencil 1st generation and true tone on the 7.9-inch display.

Amazon Music is now out on Apple TV

Today, Amazon has announced on its ‘day one’ blog that Amazon Music is now available on Apple TV, as a standalone App. This joins Twitch which has made its way to Apple’s set top box too this week, Twitch is owned by Amazon. This week also, Spotify made its debut on Apple TV. Starting today, Amazon Music is available for Apple TV HD and Apple TV 4K units, as long […]

Apple is now selling the Xbox Wireless Controller on apple.com

Since Apple has launched Apple Arcade, its new gaming subscription service – the company has added in Xbox One controller and Sony PlayStation controller support into iOS 13, tvOS 13, iPadOS 13 as well as macOS Catalina. And now that Apple is focusing on gaming a bit more than it used to, Apple has now listed the Xbox One S controller for sale up on its online retail store on apple.com. […]

Apple releases macOS Catalina update

Back at WWDC in June this year, Apple revealed the usual host of updates to its operating systems, most of which we have had already. iOS 13 we have had already, in fact quite a number of releases since 13.0 was released. iPadOS has been released and since then, one minor bug fix too and also tvOS 13 dropped, with support for Apple Arcade and some new wallpapers. But now, […]

Apple stops signing some older versions of iOS, now that iOS 13.1.2 is out

Since iOS 13 was released near the end of September, Apple has updated iOS 13 quite a few times already, iOS 13.1 came out on September 24th to address a few bugs that were lurking in the original release and iOS 13.1.1 followed soon after to fix some battery drain issues, and some issues with third party keyboards. On Monday this week, Apple updated iOS 13 again with iOS 13.1.2 […]