Tag: Apple

Apple is hosting an event on October 30th, expect new Macs and iPads

Apple is hosting an event on October 30th, expect new Macs and iPads

2018 isn’t over for Apple, we’ve had the event in September for the new iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR and the new Apple Watch Series 4 but people have been expecting new products. When’s the event? First things first – Apple sent out invites late last week for the event which is taking place on October 30th and for the first time in a while, its on the […]

iOS 12 is now running on more than half of active devices

iOS 12 is now running on more than half of active devices

iOS 12 was released a little under a month ago, back in September – and already over half of the devices that can run iOS 12, are now running it. Last year, in 2017 with iOS 11 – it took 50 days for 50% of devices to start running iOS 11. Quick takeup With iOS 12, it has been well advertised that this new update does in fact help improve […]

HomePod will be on sale in Spain and Mexico from October 26th

HomePod will be on sale in Spain and Mexico from October 26th

In a press release from Apple about the new software update for HomePod, it mentions all the new features that were added with iOS 12 for HomePod, but at the very bottom of the page it mentions HomePod is available in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the UK and US, and will be available in Mexico and Spain starting October 26. HomePod is available in white and space gray at an […]

iOS 12.0.1 released, fixes iPhone XS charging bug and WiFi issues

iOS 12.0.1 released, fixes iPhone XS charging bug and WiFi issues

Today, Apple has released the first update to iOS 12 since it was released almost a month ago. iOS 12.0.1, which is now out for download fixes a number of bugs and issues that have occurred since the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were launched, some users have reported WiFi issues as well as a number of charging issues. Charging issues When the iPhone XS starting shipping out to […]

tvOS 12 now out for Apple TV 4th Gen and 4K

tvOS 12 now out for Apple TV 4th Gen and 4K

Alongside yesterdays slew of updates for HomePod, iPhone and Apple Watch – tvOS 12 was also released for the Apple TV fourth generation and Apple TV 4K. Like all the other Apple software this year, it was also announced at WWDC 2018 back in June and unlike iOS 12 and watchOS 5 there isn’t actually much new here. What’s new? The big notable features are: Support for Dolby Atmos surround […]

iOS 12.1 released to developers for testing

iOS 12.1 released to developers for testing

Just as the final release of iOS 12 was released yesterday for iPhone and iPad, along comes a new version, for developers only at this stage. iOS 12.1 is now out for registered developers and is intended for testing compatibility between the new code in iOS and the developer’s apps. What’s new? Well, in the release of iOS 12 yesterday – one of the big name features wasn’t included, Group […]

watchOS 5 now out for Apple Watch

watchOS 5 now out for Apple Watch

Today, alongside the new updates for tvOS 12, iOS 12 and the minor update for the HomePod Apple has also released watchOS 5 for the Apple Watch. Like the other Apple software released today, it was first announced earlier this year at WWDC in June. What’s new? If you have opted to stick with your current Apple Watch this year and not plump for the newly released Apple Watch Series […]

New HomePod software update released

New HomePod software update released

Today, alongside iOS 12, watchOS 5 and tvOS 12 Apple has released a new update for the HomePod, Apple’s Siri based smart speaker. At the iPhone event last week, Tim Cook revealed at the end of the keynote that a new update would be coming to the HomePod, and today is that day. What’s new? This is one of the HomePod’s first major updates, it now includes the ability to […]

iOS 12 is out now, here’s how to update and what’s new

iOS 12 is out now, here’s how to update and what’s new

Back in June at WWDC Apple as it usually does unveiled this years update for the iPhone, iPad and the iPod touch. iOS 12 includes many new features, but above all the new update focuses on the performance. Apple has mentioned that all supported devices will see some performance improvements. iOS 12 is compatible with all the devices that supported iOS 11 from last year, which is the iPhone 5s […]

Apple is donating $1 million to American Red Cross, to support the efforts for Hurricane Florence

Apple is donating $1 million to American Red Cross, to support the efforts for Hurricane Florence

This week, we learned that Hurricane Florence had caused destruction in North Caroline, a Category 1 storm resulting in damaging wind and rain across the South Eastern parts of the United States. In order to help out with the relief cause that the American Red Cross is carrying out, Apple has announced that it will be donating $1 million to help those people who have been affected by the storm. […]