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New iPad mini 5 launched today, starting at £399 with Apple Pencil support

New iPad mini 5 launched today, starting at £399 with Apple Pencil support

Today, with a rather unexpected press release – Apple has announced two new iPad models, an all new iPad mini 5 and a new iPad Air. This was rather unexpected because later on this month Apple has a keynote planned titled ‘It’s show time’ but this will likely be more focused on the company’s rumoured upcoming streaming service. What’s new? The new iPad mini doesn’t look that different from the […]

Apple says that 80% of iOS devices that can, are now using iOS 12

Apple says that 80% of iOS devices that can, are now using iOS 12

Since iOS 12 was launched last September, the initial pickup was generally quick, especially compared to the previous year with iOS 11. This was mainly down to the focus on basic improvements for performance and stability, whereas iOS 10 and iOS 11 were much more buggy, in comparison. iOS 12 Now, this week Apple has now published new numbers, mainly aimed at its developers detailing the current adoption rate for […]

iOS 12.1.3 for iOS and HomePod released to fix a host of bugs

iOS 12.1.3 for iOS and HomePod released to fix a host of bugs

This week, Apple has released a much needed bug fix update for iOS 12, with iOS 12.1.3. This update applies to iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and the HomePod, as the HomePod basically runs a lighter version of iOS, it gets all the updates too. What has been fixed? Messages Some users had issues with Messages, where if you scrolled through a list of images in the details panel, it would […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

iTunes Remote app now updated for iPhone X and iOS 12

iTunes Remote app now updated for iPhone X and iOS 12

Apple has long maintained the iTunes Remote app for iPhone and iPad for nearly 10 years now, and today the app has received its first update since sometime last year, in 2017. Today’s update finally adds support for the iPhone X, we get a new look icon and it now supports Apple’s upcoming iOS 12 OS. Also, iPad Pro resolutions are now fully supported. With iTunes Remote 4.4, Apple is […]

Will my iPhone or iPad run iOS 12?

Will my iPhone or iPad run iOS 12?

iOS 12 is a big release for this year, with many performance improvements added especially for older devices including the iPhone 5s, which was actually launched in September 2013. With this release, Apple really wants to focus on speeding up the overall experience you have with your phone, so the keyboard loads quicker, apps launch faster and the camera opens much faster. So Apple is really helping users with older […]

FaceTime for iOS 12 and macOS Mojave will support up to 32 callers

FaceTime for iOS 12 and macOS Mojave will support up to 32 callers

Along with all the updates we had yesterday from Apple to iOS 12, FaceTime made a somewhat unexpected appearance on stage, with probably some of the services biggest new features added today since it was launched in 2010 with the iPhone 4 and iOS 4. FaceTime now for the first time supports multiple users, but up to 32 simultaneous callers in the same FaceTime chat, even Apple Watch users can […]