Tag: Apple

20 years ago today, the original iPod was introduced

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the original iPod, when it was announced by a financially recovering Apple back in 2001. Steve Jobs announced it at the Town Hall in Apple’s old headquarters, Infinite Loop. Back in 2001, Apple had really only offered its Mac lineup and iTunes, obviously the company had dabbled with the Newton before Jobs returned to the company and helped put it back on track, revamping […]

Apple’s new polishing cloth has some huge shipping delays now

Apple starting offering its new “Polishing Cloth” earlier this week shortly after the Apple event on Monday, where the company announced new high performance 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro models as well as some new AirPods. The cloth is up for sale in the UK and US for £19 / $19 and now has some serious delays, due to its rapid popularity no doubt. As of writing the delays stretch […]

Apple announces new Apple Music Voice plan, available soon

Apple has announced a new cheaper plan of Apple Music, one that is called “Voice Plan” which uses only Siri on the HomePod mainly, but it can be used on every other Apple device. The cheaper plan is aimed at more casual music listening, not a dedicated fee to use Siri. Apple Music Voice plan is an interface-less music streaming service, that you only use Siri to use. Think users […]

Apple is now selling a £19 / $19 polishing cloth

Shortly after Apple announced he new MacBook Pro lineup and the other new products yesterday, one less notable product made it into the store, a polishing cloth. The speculation is that it isn’t always clear on what kind of cloth to use, Apple does make that information in its support documents, but the best way is probably to use the official cloth from Apple. The “Polishing Cloth” is £19 in […]

Apple will be making macOS Monterey available next week

Apple announced macOS Monterey back in June, at WWDC – alongside iOS 15, iPadOS 15 and watchOS 8. So far, we have seen those other operating systems and the next version of macOS would have a small delay. Well today, Apple has revealed when it’ll be making the new OS available. Starting on 25th October, which is next Monday – support Macs will be able to update. Learn more about […]

Apple announces new third generation AirPods

Apple today has announced the much anticipated, third generation AirPods, which feature an all new design, which is similar to the AirPods Pro. Where they differ is the more concave design as well as not including the silicone ear-tips, which are needed on the Pro versions for the Active Noise Cancelation, which isn’t a feature on this new version. They do however, support Spatial Audio and Adaptive EQ, both borrowed […]

Apple introduces three new colours for the HomePod mini

At its ‘Unleashed’ event earlier today, Apple revealed a new lineup of colours for the HomePod mini, with the introduction of yellow, orange and blue to go alongside the White and Space Grey colours already on sale. Apple says the new colours will be available in November, with no exact release date shared at this time. Like the M1 iMac, every detail of the colour is shared to the HomePod […]

Apple announces event for 18th October, likely to focus on new Macs

Apple has announced its second autumn media event for 2021, which is due to take place on Monday 18th October at 10am PT / 6pm BST. Apple’s last event was last month and we saw the launch of the iPhone 13, iPad mini 6th gen and Apple Watch Series 7. The autumn is usually a busy time for Apple in terms of new products and the company is due to […]

Apple releases iOS 15.0.2, with some bug fixes

Apple has today released iOS 15.0.2 for iPod touch and iPhone, as well as iPadOS 15.0.2 for iPads. This release addresses some bugs that have cropped in in the initial iOS 15 and iOS 15.0.1 updates, such as some photos saved to your library from the Messages app could get deleted, after removing that thread. Other things fixed are that the new iPhone Leather Wallet with MagSafe could not work […]