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Apple delays launch of smart speaker

November 17, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
Apple delays launch of smart speaker

Apple is delaying the release of its HomePod smart speaker until 2018. The electronics giant said the device, which was due to be released in December this year, still needed development work. It said the HomePod would be ready to go on shop shelves in the US, UK and Australia […]

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Apple fixes iPhone letter 'i' bug

November 11, 2017 5:47 am0 comments
Apple fixes iPhone letter 'i' bug

Apple has addressed a glitch that caused some iPhones to unexpectedly start auto-correcting the letter “i” to a capital “A” and a question mark. The issue emerged when people updated their phones to version 11.1 of the iOS operating system. In a tweet, Apple said people could “fix it by […]

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Apple engineer 'fired' over early iPhone X leak

October 30, 2017 12:40 pm0 comments
Apple engineer 'fired' over early iPhone X leak

Apple has reportedly fired one of its engineers after his daughter posted a video of the iPhone X before the official launch. The YouTube video was shot on the Apple campus in September when the young woman met her father for lunch. The video was widely shared after being spotted […]

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Apple explains Face ID on-stage failure

September 14, 2017 11:44 am0 comments
Apple explains Face ID on-stage failure

Media playback is unsupported on your device Apple has explained why its new facial recognition feature failed to unlock a handset at an on-stage demo at the iPhone X’s launch on Tuesday. The company blamed the Face ID glitch on a lockout mechanism triggered by staff members moving the device […]

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Apple iPhone X: The internet reacts

September 13, 2017 12:26 am0 comments
Apple iPhone X: The internet reacts

Media playback is unsupported on your device When Apple chief Tim Cook declared the iPhone X “the biggest leap forward since the first iPhone” at his latest launch extravaganza, you couldn’t help but wonder if he was referring to its features or its price. With the top-end model costing £1,149, […]

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Apple reveals 'leap forward' iPhone X

September 12, 2017 12:42 pm0 comments
Apple reveals 'leap forward' iPhone X

Apple has revealed a high-end smartphone with an “edge-to-edge” screen that has no physical home button. The iPhone X – which is referred to as “ten” – uses a facial recognition system to recognise its owner rather than a fingerprint-based one. Apple said FaceID could work in the dark by […]

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Apple suffers 'major iPhone X leak'

September 10, 2017 1:46 pm0 comments
Apple suffers 'major iPhone X leak'

Details of new iPhones and other forthcoming Apple devices have been revealed via an apparent leak. Two news sites were given access to an as-yet-unreleased version of the iOS operation system. The code refers to an iPhone X in addition to two new iPhone 8 handsets. It also details facial […]

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Apple Music festival cancelled after 10 years

September 5, 2017 4:21 am0 comments
Apple Music festival cancelled after 10 years

The Apple Music festival, which brought stadium-sized acts like One Direction and Lady Gaga to London’s Roundhouse, has been axed after 10 years. The annual event began in 2007 and typically ran for a month, with tickets given away to competition winners. In recent years, the festival had been scaled […]

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Tinder tops Apple App Store with new feature

September 4, 2017 4:52 am0 comments
Tinder tops Apple App Store with new feature

Dating platform Tinder became the most lucrative app on the Apple store after launching a new paid feature that lets users see who has liked them first. It beat Netflix and Candy Crush to the top grossing spot in the US, according to analyst App Annie. Until now, both users […]

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Why did Apple pull VPNs from its app store in China?

July 30, 2017 10:30 pm0 comments
Why did Apple pull VPNs from its app store in China?

The creators of several Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) have criticised Apple’s decision to remove their products from its app store in China. VPNs allow users to hide their IP addresses and access online material that might be blocked by internet filters. At least three were removed from the app store […]

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