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iOS 8.2 tips and tricks: See what your iPhone and iPad can do now

iOS 8.2 tips and tricks: See what your iPhone and iPad can do now

By 18 March 2015

iOS 8 brings a host of new features, tips and tricks. We worked our way through the operating system to try and bring you as many of the new features as possible to allow you to get as much out of the latest software on your phone without having to upgrade... >>

Apple to offer first ever public iOS beta next month, but be ready, it's a limited release

Apple to offer first ever public iOS beta next month, but be ready, it's a limited release

By 20 February 2015

Apple is reportedly gearing up to release its first public beta version of iOS for testing in mid-March. This should allow early testing resulting in fewer bugs in the final release of the updated iOS 8.3. But hurry it should be limited to the first 100,000... >>

Apple’s iOS 9 update will likely bring bug fixes rather than a bunch of new features

Apple’s iOS 9 update will likely bring bug fixes rather than a bunch of new features

By 9 February 2015

Don't expect a tonne of new features in iOS 9. According to 9to5Mac, Apple plans to use iOS 9 - the company's next major iOS update expected to roll out around autumn - as a software fix for several issues currently affecting iOS 8. Engineers are reportedly... >>

Apple iOS 8.1.3: Latest update brings fixes and reduces amount of free space required for updates

Apple iOS 8.1.3: Latest update brings fixes and reduces amount of free space required for updates

By 27 January 2015

Apple has released another iOS update, officially called iOS 8.1.3. The new software fixes a host of issues, including one that prevented some users from entering their Apple ID passwords for Messages and FaceTime. It also corrected bugs that stopped... >>

Why's my Mac taking my iPhone calls? How to turn off Apple Continuity

Why's my Mac taking my iPhone calls? How to turn off Apple Continuity

By 26 December 2014

Continuity in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite brings effortless tethering as well as the ability to pass app activities between iPhones, iPads, and Macs. It is a really clever feature, but can startle some at first and frustrate others merely confused as to... >>

iOS 8 keyboards: Here's the top ones to try, and how to set them up

iOS 8 keyboards: Here's the top ones to try, and how to set them up

By 26 December 2014

iOS 8 is here and seeing as Apple announced earlier this summer not only a new and smarter keyboard for iOS 8 but also support for third-party keyboards, that means you get to chose what's the best one for you right now rather than having to wait any... >>

9 free iPad apps you must download first

9 free iPad apps you must download first

By 25 December 2014

You own an iPad. You're looking for some apps. Why not download the best? We've played with a lot of iPad apps and used our fair share of utlilities over the years, and now we're giving you some app advice. Here's our editors' pick of the top iPad apps... >>

Apple software update day: iOS 8.1.1 for older devices and 10.10.1 for Macs to go live

Apple software update day: iOS 8.1.1 for older devices and 10.10.1 for Macs to go live

By 17 November 2014

Apple has released a bunch of software updates today for iOS devices, Macs, and even Apple TV. The most interesting one is iOS 8.1.1 for iPhone and iPad. The iOS update brings bug fixes and speed enhancements for iPad 2 and iPhone 4S, which is something... >>

Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone
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Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone

By 21 October 2014

It's that time of year again, the time when Apple updates its software, giving iPhone and iPad users on new and old devices a breath of life, saving them from the heartache of not being able to afford the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (they are lovely and... >>

Apple iOS 8.1 is now out: Here's what the update brings and fixes

Apple iOS 8.1 is now out: Here's what the update brings and fixes

By 20 October 2014

The first dot update to iOS 8 - called iOS 8.1 - has released. It includes the iCloud Photo Library, the return of the Camera Roll, functionality for some Continuity features, Apple Pay, and of course bug fixes. Apple announced at a special event in Cupertino... >>