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Apple Music is coming to Amazon Echo later this month

Apple Music is coming to Amazon Echo later this month

Apple Music, since it’s launch hasn’t really been available on third party devices, apart from Android. It has long been an ‘Apple only’ service, which makes sense as Apple doesn’t typically make money off services, it is the hardware which brings in the money but this week Amazon and Apple both announced that Apple Music will be coming to the range of Echo devices later this month. The announcement took […]

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 […]

Jaguar and Land Rover will be offering CarPlay in 2019

Jaguar and Land Rover will be offering CarPlay in 2019

Jaguar Land Rover is set to be soon offering support for Apple’s CarPlay and Google’s Android Auto very soon with its new 2019 model range, and then the new models which come afterwards. CarPlay, or iOS in the Car as it was first known as back in 2014 has been slowly rolling out to new cars with new manufacturers and also some older car models being added all the time […]

iPhone XS in Japan supports Suica transit cards when out of battery

iPhone XS in Japan supports Suica transit cards when out of battery

As more and more people have now received their deliveries of the new iPhone XS, it seems like every day we are learning more and more new things about this new model, which at first did seem like a more minor update this year. In a report from Japan based blog, Ata Distance which covers Apple Pay, Apple Maps and Suica it has revealed that the iPhone XS model in Japan supports the […]

macOS Mojave is now out

macOS Mojave is now out

The big news last week was the big release of iOS 12, tvOS 12, watchOS 5 and the minor update for the HomePod, but as Apple promised at its ‘Gather Round’ event a few weeks ago, today is the day that we get macOS Mojave. And for the first time in a few years, Apple has now dropped support for a number of Mac models, which is to be expected […]

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 […]