By | Jun 4, 2019 at 6:59 am
This year's Apple WWDC had its fair share of announcements, but perhaps the most important were the ones we knew were coming - updates to iOS, watchOS, and out of nowhere, a dedicated iPadOS. We take a look at the new features of all three, and when they'll be available.
By | Jun 3, 2019 at 4:48 pm
Apple WWDC 2019 revealed a new Mac Pro, available starting at a hefty $5,999. Also debuting: the biggest iPad software update ever, iPadOS, and new updates that include iOS 13, macOS Catalina, and tvOS.
By | May 29, 2019 at 9:36 am
Will your smart home device listen to you, but not your girlfriend? She's not the only one being ignored. A recent UN report identified a worrying number of issues relating to sexism in virtual assistants. Here's what they found, why it's happening, and what we can do about it.
By | May 22, 2019 at 7:59 am
Apple has announced an update to its keyboard and an extension to the keyboard repair program, which has been ongoing for several years, after many users complained about stuck keys and mis-presses. The ongoing issues have angered even the most loyal Apple fans.
By | May 22, 2019 at 7:06 am
Apple has thrown some new processors at its MacBook Pro line of laptops. But sadly, this minor upgrade does precious little to improve the company's flagship models. They might be marginally quicker, but are the improvements enough to get you to shell out over $1,000?
By | May 14, 2019 at 11:56 am
Apple has been hit with a lawsuit from iPhone users relating to allegedly monopolistic anti-trust practices on the Apple App Store. Find out what the lawsuit means, who's behind it, and what could happen if Apple is found to be at fault.
By | May 6, 2019 at 3:17 pm
Apple is the focus of an EU-led antitrust case that arose when Spotify complain of anti-competition practices through the company's App Store. Read more about what might happen to the Cupertino-based tech giant here.
By | May 3, 2019 at 9:00 pm
According to independent testing by a British consumer group, Apple's cheaper iPhone XR is failing to live up to its claimed battery life. In fact, while Apple claims 25 hours, iPhone XR users might be getting closer to just half that.
By | Apr 29, 2019 at 9:21 am
Apple has been accused of removing screen time and parental control apps without warning. However, despite outcry from the app developers, the iPhone maker might actually be in the right. We explain how and why these apps were found to be in violation of the App Store guidelines.
By | Apr 15, 2019 at 9:47 am
Apple likes to boast of the clean energy it and its suppliers use in manufacturing. However, Apple's overall social responsibility record is distinctly patchy and inconsistent.
By | Apr 9, 2019 at 8:43 am
According to a software developer, Apple might be planning to kill off iTunes in order to help push its various subscription content services, from Apple TV+ to Apple Music. So, what will that mean for all your content stored on iTunes?
By | Apr 8, 2019 at 3:32 pm
Digital music service Spotify has been passed up at its own game. According to a new report, Apple Music now has more subscribers in the United States than Spotify: Apple's music service userbase totalled 28 million paying subscribers at the end of February 2019.
By | Apr 1, 2019 at 10:14 am
It's been a long time coming, but on Friday, Apple disappointed its customers by revealing that its wireless charging device has been cancelled. The company cited concerns over the quality of the product, stating that it was unable to meet its own demands.
By | Mar 29, 2019 at 6:15 pm
Underwater mobile photography could get a serious upgrade in the near future, as Apple has apparently submitted a patent application aimed at improving the woefully underutilized waterproof smartphone function. The application details a number of solutions. Here's the low-down.
By | Mar 25, 2019 at 3:23 pm
Today Apple revealed a new Netflix-for-magazines subscription service, a new Netflix-for-games service, a service that's basically just another Netflix, and, on top of all that, their very own Apple credit card. Here's what to know about each service.