iPad

Instagram does want to make an iPad app, but “we only have so many people”

Instagram users have been asking and begging Instagram to make a version of the app for the iPad for the past, nearly ten years. Instagram is also, one of the most downloaded App Store apps ever. Parent company Facebook has an iPad version of Facebook, Pages, Messenger and the Ad manager and WhatsApp might be coming to iPad at some stage. Instagram has still not budged on offering an iPad […]

The iPad is ten years old today

Ten years ago today, Steve Jobs unveiled the iPad to the world at the Yerba Buena Center, San Francisco. This was over a year before he passed away in September 2011 and already he was looking ill, the sofa was on stage where we sat for most of the iPad demo. Before the iPad was launched, the rumour mill was in full force, everyone new Apple was unveiling a new […]

iPadOS is now out for iPad Air 2 and later

Alongside iOS 13 back at WWDC in June, Apple unveiled its related operating system, for iPad – called iPadOS. iPadOS 13.1 has been released today, a little bit later than iOS 13 which came out last week. You can get the whole low down below in the release notes. How do I update to iPadOS 13? Backup Before you update, make sure you backup to either iCloud by using iCloud […]

iPadOS and iOS 13.1 will drop on September 24th

Last week on the 19th September – we were treated to the release of iOS 13 for all the supported devices, as well as watchOS 6, but only for Series 3, 4 and 5 as the release for Series 1 and 2 will be coming later on this autumn. iPadOS had been touted to be released later this month on the 30th, but now Apple have updated the iPadOS mini […]

This, is iOS 13

Today was WWDC and it still is this week! The keynote has finished and it is time to unpack all the new features of the next big version of iOS for iPhone and iPod touch. iPad now has its own OS called iPadOS, which we will cover in a separate post. iOS 13 has dark mode, new swipe-able keyboard, new apps, redesigned Messages app, Maps has new features and more! […]

Apple releases iOS 12.3.1 to fix issues with Messages

Just over a week ago, Apple released iOS 12.3 which included a brand new Apple TV app, AirPlay 2 improvements as well as the usual bug fixes. Now earlier today, iOS 12.3.1 has been made available for download and it addresses some minor bugs which cropped up. Release Notes iOS 12.3.1 includes bug fixes for your iPhone and iPad. This update: – Fixes an issue that could prevent making or […]

Apple releases iOS 12.3 with new Apple TV app and AirPlay 2 improvements

Back at the Apple event in March this year, Apple unveiled its new Apple TV+ service, Apple Arcade and Apple News+, the magazine and newspaper subscription. But along side the new Apple TV service, it was revealed that Apple would be redesigning the Apple TV app too later on, in May. What’s new? Along with the new TV app, which we cover further down in the post, iOS 12.3 also […]

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

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 […]