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Apple warns iPhone 5 users to update to iOS 10.3.4

Back in July this year, Apple released a patch for iOS 9 and iOS 10 to fix a GPS bug which has been lingering for a while, iOS 9.3.6 was released for iPad mini (1st gen), iPad 2 and iPad 3. iOS 10.3.4 was release for the iPhone 5 and the iPad 4 (cellular model) The bug was designed to fix an issue where the device would show the wrong […]

Apple releases iOS 13.1.3 with an array of bug fixes

Just over a week ago, Apple released iOS 13.1.2 and iPadOS 13.1.2 to fix issues with the camera, iCloud backups and the flashlight, where the light would sometimes not activate. iOS 13.1.2 also fixed a bug where some shortcuts would not run on the HomePod. Now, today Apple has released yet another update for iOS 13 – with iOS 13.1.3. Today’s update fixes a bug where the phone might not […]

Apple stops signing some older versions of iOS, now that iOS 13.1.2 is out

Since iOS 13 was released near the end of September, Apple has updated iOS 13 quite a few times already, iOS 13.1 came out on September 24th to address a few bugs that were lurking in the original release and iOS 13.1.1 followed soon after to fix some battery drain issues, and some issues with third party keyboards. On Monday this week, Apple updated iOS 13 again with iOS 13.1.2 […]

iPhone 11 Pro Max has won the ‘Best Smartphone Display Award’ by DisplayMate

The team at display review site, DisplayMate have awarded the brand new iPhone 11 Pro Max with the title of “Best Smartphone Display Award” on the grounds that the new display has a much brighter display and also that it is more efficient than last years model, the iPhone XS Max. Apple is now marketing the display on the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro as “Super Retina XDR Display” – with […]

iOS 13 will be released on the 19th September

It’s that time of year again, get your iPhones ready for what Apple has in store next. Back in June, as it does every year – Apple showed off iOS 13 at WWDC to developers and it has been in beta since then to developers can get their apps and services ready for the release of the new operating system, which is dropping next week. iOS 13 – as quick […]

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro pre-orders start tomorow – What you need to know

Earlier this week, on Tuesday Apple unveiled the iPhone 11 and the iPhone 11 Pro, amongst other things – but the big news is that tomorow, the two iPhone models go up for pre-order on apple.com as well as all the carrier sites too. iPhone 11 The iPhone 11 is sort of following on from the iPhone XR from last year, it is the ‘entry level’ model and it also […]

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 […]

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 […]