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Apple iOS 9.2 update rolls out with Apple Music improvements and more

Apple iOS 9.2 update rolls out with Apple Music improvements and more

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Apple has released the second major update to the iOS 9 operating system.The update, called iOS 9.2, is now rolling out over the air to the public. It has been in testing since late October, when it was seeded to developers and public beta testers. Although... >>

Apple solves iPhone battery woes with new Smart Battery Case

Apple solves iPhone battery woes with new Smart Battery Case

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You've been able to get third-party battery cases for the iPhone for a long time now, but Apple has finally decided to step into the battery case game itself. It has launched its own slim case for iPhone 6S and iPhone 6 smartphones.The Smart Battery Case... >>

Own a Ford and an iPhone? You can now use Siri voice control in your car

Own a Ford and an iPhone? You can now use Siri voice control in your car

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Ford is finally adding Siri compatibility to its cars, with vehicles globally able to receive a software update to add Apple Siri Eyes-Free capability to their in-car systems.Cars from the last four years are able to get the update as long as they have... >>

Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Which is best?

Apple iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4: Which is best?

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It’s battle of the big tabs. Literally. Apple has introduced the iPad Pro, following in the footsteps of the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. But which is best: the newcomer iPad or the more established Surface Pro?On the (ahem) surface the concept of iPad... >>

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 review: Back to the drawing board?
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Apple iPad Pro 12.9 review: Back to the drawing board?

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It's Apple's biggest tablet ever. But does that mean the iPad Pro can replace both your laptop and tablet to become the sole computing device in your home?With many divided over whether or not a giant tablet is the answer - a question we've seen before... >>

Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock: Charging time?

Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock: Charging time?

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There are plenty of Apple Watch docks on the market already. Companies like Griffin, TwelveSouth, Belkin and others were all keen to offer something in place of Apple's absence.Now Apple has announced, and launched its own docking station for the Apple... >>

Sonos will work with Apple Music in beta starting 15 December

Sonos will work with Apple Music in beta starting 15 December

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If you subscribe to Apple Music, you'll soon be able to stream songs from it to Sonos' wireless speaker system.Sonos offers access to a number of music services that it has partnered with, including Spotify, Deezer, Napster, Last.fm, 7Digital, Amazon... >>

New thinner Apple MacBook Air 13 and 15-inch should appear at WWDC 2016

New thinner Apple MacBook Air 13 and 15-inch should appear at WWDC 2016

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Apple will inevitably be refreshing its MacBook Air laptops for 2016 but it looks like this next model could be a total overhaul.The Apple MacBook Air for 2016 should be thinner than ever, come in both 13 and 15-inch sizes and have totally redesigned... >>

Apple Pay on the Underground: 10 top tips for using your iPhone or Apple Watch for Tube travel

Apple Pay on the Underground: 10 top tips for using your iPhone or Apple Watch for Tube travel

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Apple Pay has been live in the UK for sometime now. You might have noticed that the average queue at your local Pret or pub now features iPhone and Apple Watch owners thrusting their devices at store staff and payment machines. What you might not... >>

Apple iMac with Retina 5K display (2015) review: Pixel-packed powerhouse
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Apple iMac with Retina 5K display (2015) review: Pixel-packed powerhouse

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Apple introduced the world to a 5K-resolution version of the 27-inch iMac last year and, well, it was an absolutely fantastic workhorse that not only looked the part, but performed it too.For 2015, the Cupertino company has not only made the 5,120 x 2,880... >>

5 possible reasons why Apple bought Star Wars motion-capture company

5 possible reasons why Apple bought Star Wars motion-capture company

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Apple has acquired a Zurich-based startup responsible for the motion-capture technology used in the latest Star Wars film.Faceshift develops software that allows 3D-animated characters to mimic the facial expressions of an actor. Star Wars used it to... >>

Buying a Mac? Here are the essentials to know

Buying a Mac? Here are the essentials to know

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Whether it's Christmastime or your spouse's birthday, there are several times a year when you may find yourself browsing Apple's store and considering buying a new Mac for a loved one (or even yourself, because treat yo self).Apple tries to simplify everything... >>

Apple Store Pickup launches in UK just in time for Christmas

Apple Store Pickup launches in UK just in time for Christmas

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Christmas is coming, geese are becoming rotund and our wallets are about to become thin. But the usual madness of the Christmas shopping frenzy may not arrive, thanks to Apple Store Pickup.The UK, from today, will be able to use the Apple Store Pickup... >>

Is the iPad Pro suitable for family fun?

Is the iPad Pro suitable for family fun?

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Although there has been much talk about Apple's new iPad, the 12-inch iPad Pro, being an ideal tablet for creatives, its extra screen size could be appealing for other situations too; as a family device, for example. It could be the hub of a whole family's... >>

Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock lets you recharge side on simply

Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock lets you recharge side on simply

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Apple has announced a new official accessory for its Watch that allows for wireless charging in a new style.The Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock is a circular platform that the Watch can be placed on to wirelessly charge, as the name suggests, magnetically.Thanks... >>

Apple iPadBook not in the pipeline: Tim Cook explains why the iPad and MacBook will never collide

Apple iPadBook not in the pipeline: Tim Cook explains why the iPad and MacBook will never collide

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With the iPad Pro now on sale, Tim Cook has revealed that Apple considers it to be the best solution for creatives and business customers who require a touchscreen. Tablets and laptops are different categories, he claims, and his company has no plans... >>

Apple iPad Pro: When and where can you buy it?

Apple iPad Pro: When and where can you buy it?

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Apple's mighty iPad Pro is finally available to buy.The 12.9-inch tablet and its new accessories are available to order online from Wednesday 11 November with shop appearances later in the week. Wednesday also happens to be Singles Day in China (the... >>

Apple Music has arrived on Android

Apple Music has arrived on Android

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Android users just got access to another streaming service. But it's not any old streaming service. It's Apple Music.Apple, which only just launched its first Android app in September, has expanded Apple Music to the Google Play Store, meaning you can... >>

Apple iPad Pro release date, rumours and everything you need to know

Apple iPad Pro release date, rumours and everything you need to know

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With the tablet market in decline, Apple had to get creative. It therefore introduced a new iPad that offers something different.During the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus event in September 2015, the company launched its most powerful and priciest iPad... >>

Apple 21.5-inch iMac with Retina 4K display review: All about the ultra-high definition
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Apple 21.5-inch iMac with Retina 4K display review: All about the ultra-high definition

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A new iMac range is here to woo you into staying with the desktop in 2015 rather than going mobile.With new processors, new displays, and new graphics options there is plenty to be tempted by. We've been using the new 21.5-inch model with 4K display to... >>

How the UK surveillance bill affects you and why Apple can still sell the iPhone

How the UK surveillance bill affects you and why Apple can still sell the iPhone

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Much has been said in the build up to the British Government's publication of its new Investigatory Powers Bill, but now it is available for all to see, the details are more clear.The bill is only in the draft stage at present and none of its proposals... >>

That insanely boring iTunes Agreement has been made into a comic book

That insanely boring iTunes Agreement has been made into a comic book

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Terms and Conditions agreements are the worst.No one likes to read them - especially Apple's agreement for iTunes - unless, of course, you're like a lawyer or something. But the rest of us mere mortals can't be bothered. We sigh, roll our eyes, scroll... >>

Apple TV review: Packed with potential
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Apple TV review: Packed with potential

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The future of TV is here. Well, that is the supposed promise from Apple. But with 4K competitors such as the Amazon Fire TV upping the resolution stakes and Apple sticking to its Full HD guns, can the Apple way compete?Actually, for the most part, the... >>

Apple Magic Trackpad 2 review: Feel the Force Touch
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Apple Magic Trackpad 2 review: Feel the Force Touch

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Force Touch is the new pressure-sensitive tech from Apple that promises to change the way we interact with our Macs by offering shallow and deep "layers" of interaction on the trackpad.First introduced on the MacBook and the MacBook Pro in early 2015,... >>

Apple may have cracked indoor GPS, revealed on Indoor Survey app

Apple may have cracked indoor GPS, revealed on Indoor Survey app

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The Holy Grail of positioning, indoor GPS, may have been cracked by Apple and could be on your iPhone soon.According to app developer Steve Troughton-Smith, Apple left its Indoor Survey app out for all to see. This app, he claims, has the ability to track... >>

Apple TV App Store: Here’s how to find and download new apps

Apple TV App Store: Here’s how to find and download new apps

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So, the new Apple TV is now available for purchase, and you got your hands on it already and want to know how everything works. No problem. We got you covered.If you’re looking for the best new Apple TV apps to try right now, check out Pocket-lint’s... >>

New Apple TV:  Release date, price, specs, rumours and everything you need to know

New Apple TV: Release date, price, specs, rumours and everything you need to know

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Apple's fourth-generation Apple TV is now available to buy, but for two years leading up to its release, the rumour mill ran amuck with reports and speculation about what the set-top box might feature.To help you navigate what's going on with Apple's... >>

All-new Apple TV: It's finally available to buy, and this is what it can do

All-new Apple TV: It's finally available to buy, and this is what it can do

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Apple finally unveiled the new Apple TV during its September event and now the device is available to buy.Apple's CEO, Tim Cook, took the stage after the iPad Pro was unveiled to talk about "an even bigger screen". He emphasised that today is the "golden... >>

Apple TV (2015) vs Amazon Fire TV 4K: What’s the difference?

Apple TV (2015) vs Amazon Fire TV 4K: What’s the difference?

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So... you're thinking about buying a set-top box but feel stuck between what Apple and Amazon both have to offer.We understand. It's a difficult decision to make. Which device provides access to the most amount of movies and TV shows and apps and games?... >>

New Apple TV: When and where can you buy it?

New Apple TV: When and where can you buy it?

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The new Apple TV is finally on sale after it was announced back in September. The company unveiled its latest set-top box during its iPhone 6S event. The new Apple TV (that's what it is called in order to differentiate it from past models) looks a lot... >>

New Apple TV (2015) vs old Apple TV (2013): What's the difference?

New Apple TV (2015) vs old Apple TV (2013): What's the difference?

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Apple finally updated the third-generation Apple TV that debuted in 2013 earlier this year and now the 2015 model is available to buy.The new device, still called Apple TV, brings a number of new things, including an app store and a motion-sensitive remote... >>

Apple posts strong Q4 results, driven by iPhone sales boom in China

Apple posts strong Q4 results, driven by iPhone sales boom in China

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Apple has posted its fourth-quarter results. Although the company did well, it didn't beat analyst expectations in terms of devices sold, so investors have made the share price fall slightly in after-hours trading.Here's the financial stuff: Apple posted... >>

Apple iOS 9.1 out with new emoji, Apple News in UK, and Live Photos fix

Apple iOS 9.1 out with new emoji, Apple News in UK, and Live Photos fix

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Apple has released iOS 9.1 to the public. It is the first major update to iOS 9 since its debut last month.There have been five betas for developers and the public over the last month - so much is already known about what iOS 9.1 features, including most... >>

HTC One A9 vs Apple iPhone 6S: What's the difference?

HTC One A9 vs Apple iPhone 6S: What's the difference?

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HTC has officially added the One A9 to its smartphone line up. The device offers a very premium looking build, which is similar to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S.The One A9 isn't flagship in terms of specs but the design suggests otherwise. It's like the... >>

HTC One A9: Did HTC just copy the iPhone 6 design?

HTC One A9: Did HTC just copy the iPhone 6 design?

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As soon as the HTC One A9 appeared - leaked as the Aero - there was immediate talk of whether HTC was just copying the iPhone 6 design. They say that a picture is worth a thousand words, and we've probably seen a thousand words written on whether this... >>

Tim Cook reveals Apple TV release date and more: Here's what he said in his WSJD chat

Tim Cook reveals Apple TV release date and more: Here's what he said in his WSJD chat

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Apple CEO Tim Cook was a guest at WSJD Live yesterday. The event organised by the Wall Street Journal's digital arm usually throws up some interesting quotes from tech industry figureheads, but Cook's was even more interesting than could be expected.He... >>

Apple iPad mini 4 review: Compact without compromise
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Apple iPad mini 4 review: Compact without compromise

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The iPad Mini 4 replaces the iPad mini 3 and with it closes the book on one of Apple's laziest upgrades in recent years.Overshadowed by huge advancements with the iPad Air 2, last year's iPad mini 3 struggled to find its place in the range, coming across... >>

21.5-inch iMac now available with Retina 4K display, all 27-inch iMacs get Retina 5K

21.5-inch iMac now available with Retina 4K display, all 27-inch iMacs get Retina 5K

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Apple has updated its entire family of iMac desktop computers, introducing its best display technology to each category.The line-up of 21.5-inch iMacs now includes a model with a 4K Retina display, coming with a pixel resolution of 4096 x 2304. And all... >>

Apple brings Force Touch to desktops, alongside new Magic Keyboard and Mouse

Apple brings Force Touch to desktops, alongside new Magic Keyboard and Mouse

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Apple has announced a new Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, and Magic Trackpad 2 for iMac and desktop users. The new wireless Mac accessories will ditch the use of AA batteries and instead opt for lithium-ion batteries that can be charged from a lightning... >>

What is Siri? Apple's personal voice assistant explained

What is Siri? Apple's personal voice assistant explained

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Siri is Apple's voice-controlled personal assistant and she, or he, has been around for a few years now. The assistant first appeared on the iPhone 4S and it was described by Apple as the best thing on the iPhone during the launch presentation. Twice.It's... >>

Elon Musk: Apple has only hired fired Tesla engineers for its car project

Elon Musk: Apple has only hired fired Tesla engineers for its car project

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Elon Musk certainly knows how to garner press attention.When he's not hyping up Tesla products via Twitter, he's being rather blunt during interviews, and his latest talk with German newspaper Handelsblatt is a perfect example. The CEO recently made some... >>