Tag: Apple

Apple Pay is now available in Italy from today

Apple Pay is now available in Italy from today

Apple Pay is expanding the world, rather quite quickly. As of writing the mobile payments service is available in the UK, USA, Japan, Canada, Russia, China and New Zealand – this list being a very small representation, lots more countries now support Apple Pay, a significant achievement considering it was only launched at the end of 2014, with the iPhone 6. Now, Apple has added support for Italy with early […]

Amazon Video might come to Apple TV this summer

Amazon Video might come to Apple TV this summer

Amazon and Apple haven’t had the best relationship over the past year or so, mainly over the availability of the Apple TV on amazon.com as well as negotiating a deal to get an Amazon Video app on the set top box. While nearly every media streaming device supports Netflix, NOW TV, YouTube and Amazon Video – the Apple TV just doesn’t support it, currently if you want to use Amazon […]

Apple Maps is now listing electric car chargers in the UK

Apple Maps is now listing electric car chargers in the UK

Apple Maps is still a bit of ways behind Google Maps in terms of the amount of information it holds about businesses and also cycling information, but Apple is always improving the accuracy of it’s mapping software and also what points of interest it can show. Electric Cars As a lot of the automotive industry is turning towards electric vehicles, with Tesla leading the charge (pun not intended) – Apple […]

iWork, iMovie and GarageBand are now free for all users

iWork, iMovie and GarageBand are now free for all users

Apple’s iWork suite, GarageBand and iMovie were made free for all users yesterday, previously it was required to purchase a new iPhone, iPad or Mac to be eligible for the software free of charge. This change came into play at the end of 2013 but some users who are still using older hardware were required to purchase the apps. What is iWork and iLife? iWork and iLife are really what Apple used […]

Apple updates current Mac Pro, exec reveals new model will come in 2018

Apple updates current Mac Pro, exec reveals new model will come in 2018

Apple’s Mac Pro hasn’t had a update in over 3 years, the last spec update was back in December 2013 which is shortly after the iPhone 5s and 5c were launched. So today Phil Schiller, who is the Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing at Apple revealed to John Gruber, who hosts the Darin Fireball Apple podcast that the company is in the process of “completely rethinking Mac Pro” – which […]

Apple releases iOS 10.3, includes APFS, Find My AirPods and more

Apple releases iOS 10.3, includes APFS, Find My AirPods and more

Earlier today Apple released iOS 10.3, which is quite a significant update for users. Maybe not all of it user facing, but the new APFS marks a big step for iOS. The long and short What is it? iOS 10 is Apple’s next incremental update for iOS 10. How do I update? On iOS, go to Settings > General > Software Update and download. Whats new? You can read more below […]

Apple launch new 9.7 inch version of the world’s most popular tablet

Apple launch new 9.7 inch version of the world’s most popular tablet

Apple have launched their new 9.7-inch version of the world’s most popular tablet, allowing access to the more than 1.3 million apps designed specifically for it – the iPad. This new upgrade is set to replace the iPad Air 2, which has now been discontinued. The iPad has been upgraded with a faster processor A9X chip and M9 coprocessor with a 10 hours battery life. Apple have capitalised on what […]

iPhone 7 is now offered in (PRODUCT) RED

iPhone 7 is now offered in (PRODUCT) RED

Earlier today, Apple announced a few new products, price changes and also a new app. But one of the most intriguing is the new Product Red iPhone 7. Tim Cook did mention in the press release that Apple and the charity backed by Bono have been working together for 10 years, in that time Apple has helped contribute around $130 million in special edition red products, from iPad cases, iPods […]

Apple Watch set’s new record in sales, while Fitbit sees declines

Apple Watch set’s new record in sales, while Fitbit sees declines

The Apple Watch has been out for a few years now and only until now have real figures surfaced. With the last quarter, Apple revealed that the sales for Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2 were a “magnificent success” and it is estimated that Apple sold around 4.6 million devices in the fourth quarter of 2016, this is a slight increase from the fourth quarter of 2015 where Apple […]

Third public betas of iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4 released today

Third public betas of iOS 10.3 and macOS 10.12.4 released today

Apple has been busy preparing the new iOS 10.3 update for the last few weeks, with registered developers being given access to the beta as per usual to test compatibility and iron out any bugs. But now with the release of iOS 10.3 beta 3 Apple has opened up testing to any registered public testers. How do I test? If you like the sound of testing new beta software for […]