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LIFX smart bulbs now support Apple HomeKit

LIFX smart bulbs now support Apple HomeKit

LIFX, a very competent competitor in the smart home space to the Phillips Hue range has now announced its support for Apple’s HomeKit API, a much requested feature over the last few years. LIFX has been working with Nest and Google for a while now, with the “Works with Nest” system, in which LIFX bulbs would flash red when your Nest Protect smoke alarm detected any issues in the home. […]

iOS 11 is now available to download

iOS 11 is now available to download

Today, as promised Apple has released iOS 11 to the public and with it brings a whole host of new features for the iPad, including a whole host of multitasking controls with better split screen support. In short, whats new in iOS 11? While we have a full feature length article on the new features in Apple’s new operating system for iOS devices, below is a highlight of what is […]

macOS High Sierra will be available 25th September

macOS High Sierra will be available 25th September

Back in June, Apple unveiled macOS High Sierra. The next big upgrade for the company’s desktops and notebook computers. High Sierra shares a similar name with the update from last year, macOS Sierra. Well, this is intended, as with 2017 Apple is focusing more on getting the foundation of the Mac operating system solid with updated core technologies and getting making macOS much more stable. This doesn’t mean that High Sierra […]

iOS 11, tvOS 11 and watchOS 4 all arrive this Tuesday

iOS 11, tvOS 11 and watchOS 4 all arrive this Tuesday

Back in June for WWDC, Apple unveiled a whole slew of new software for the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Apple Watch and the Mac. iOS 11, tvOS 11 and watchOS 4 are all set to made available for download on the 19th September, which is this Tuesday. iOS 11 New features New AirPlay 2 support, allows multiple speaker controls from an iOS device. Speakers are configured and managed […]

Pre-orders for iPhone 8, Apple Watch and Apple TV start 15th September

Pre-orders for iPhone 8, Apple Watch and Apple TV start 15th September

With all the new products announced yesterday, it was kind of hard to keep track of when you can pre-order anything, so below we have outlined when each product will be available to pre-order, when it’ll start shipping or be available and how much it costs. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Release Date iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available to pre-order this Friday, the 15th September. […]

What did Apple announce today?

What did Apple announce today?

Earlier today, Apple rounded out one of the most anticipated and rumoured events of the company’s history.  Since November last year, rumours were already flying around for what Apple may do for the 2017 iPhone, which makes it the 10th year of the iconic phone. Today, Apple revealed all. A new 4K Apple TV was announced, along with a third generation Apple Watch with built in cellular support. We saw […]

Apple is holding an event on September 12, for the iPhone 8

Apple is holding an event on September 12, for the iPhone 8

We finally have release dates for the big iPhone 8 event! Earlier today, Apple has sent out the official invites for what seems to be the most anticipated, speculated and rumoured about event that Apple has had in a long time. Apple is hosting the media event on Tuesday 12th September and for the first time, it will be held in the new Steve Jobs Theater at the newly built […]

The iPhone 7 is still the world’s most popular smartphone

The iPhone 7 is still the world’s most popular smartphone

With the release of the iPhone 8 not very far away, it would be natural to assume that demand for the current model, the iPhone 7 would be a lot less usual as customers would be holding off a few weeks for the new one to be released. But according to a report from Strategy Analytics the iPhone 7 still remains the most popular smartphone on sale today, even beating the recently […]

Apple has stopped signing iOS 10.3.2

Apple has stopped signing iOS 10.3.2

When Apple releases minor updates to iOS, it generally waits a few weeks before the new firmware is released and then subsequently blocks any downgrades to any previous versions of iOS, this is only done for a few reasons. Just yesterday, Apple stopped signing iOS 10.3.2 only three weeks after the release of iOS 10.3.3 – an update which only contained a few minor bug fixes. So, why does Apple […]

Apple has sold 1.2 billion phones in total

Apple has sold 1.2 billion phones in total

This week, Apple revealed at the most recent earnings call it’s latest revenue for the quarter, sales figures and a few details about the iPhone. On this week’s call, Tim Cook revealed that since the introduction the very first iPhone, back in 2007 – Apple has sold 1.2 billion handsets in the 10 years it has been on sale, in it’s various versions. “One decade after the initial iPhone launch, […]