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What is Apple's Family Sharing feature, and why should you care?

What is Apple's Family Sharing feature, and why should you care?

By 24 July 2014

Apple has a new feature that promises to not only save you money but also make it easier for your family to share everything, from apps to music. The feature is called Family Sharing, and it works across both iOS devices and Macs. Although it's not available... >>

Apple's iPhone 6 is already available, sort of...

Apple's iPhone 6 is already available, sort of...

By 15 July 2014

You no longer have to wait months for Apple's yet-to-be-released iPhone 6. All you have to do is go to China. Oh, China. It's often considered the Mecca of all things faux and forged. But manufacturers in the country have outdone themselves this time,... >>

How to install iOS 8, but is it too early to do so?

How to install iOS 8, but is it too early to do so?

By 2 July 2014

Apple's iOS 8 won't officially release until later this year, but you can install it on your iPhone and iPad right now. Anyone with an iOS device can in fact download, install, and run iOS 8 today. It won't be the full consumer release expected to debut... >>

Apple iWatch will have no fewer than 10 sensors and come in several different sizes

Apple iWatch will have no fewer than 10 sensors and come in several different sizes

By 20 June 2014

Apple plans to release its iWatch with myriad sensors to show users smartwatches can offer something more than smartphones. According to sources of the Wall Street Journal, the iWatch will come with at least 10 sensors including some to track health and... >>

Apple iOS 8 split-screen mode demoed in video

Apple iOS 8 split-screen mode demoed in video

By 12 June 2014

Apple talked about its new split screen mode that will arrive on iOS 8, but Apple failed to show much in the way of details at WWDC. Now a video demoing the multi-tasking aid has appeared online. The code to run iOS 8's split-screen is found in the SpringBoard... >>

iOS 8 Time-Lapse mode shown off in stunning video

iOS 8 Time-Lapse mode shown off in stunning video

By 9 June 2014

Apple definitely didn't give iOS 8's new Time-Lapse feature enough attention at its World Wide Developer Conference last week. A recent video demoing the update makes it look utterly brilliant. The time-lapse video was shot on an iPhone 5S by YouTube... >>

A week in reviews: 2 - 6 June

A week in reviews: 2 - 6 June

By 7 June 2014

The week started with a bang with Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference unveiling new OS X Yosemite and the anticipated mobile iOS 8 update. We were at the conference to soak it all up and, being the masters of being in many places at once, we also bring... >>

What is Apple iOS 8 Family Sharing and how does it work?

What is Apple iOS 8 Family Sharing and how does it work?

By 5 June 2014

Apple announced its new Family Sharing feature at its World Wide Developer Conference this week. But what is Family Sharing and how does it actually help? Credit control At its heart Family Sharing is about offering more control to parents over their... >>

Tado to add Apple iOS 8 HomeKit integration to Tado Cooling smart AC system

Tado to add Apple iOS 8 HomeKit integration to Tado Cooling smart AC system

By 4 June 2014

Tado has announced that its Tado Cooling system has passed the funding goal of $150,000 on Kickstarter so will start to deliver the product from August. In addition, as a response to Apple's announcement that iOS 8 will contain home automation controls... >>

iOS 8 features ruffle a few feathers, WhatsApp CEO accuses Apple of 'borrowing'

iOS 8 features ruffle a few feathers, WhatsApp CEO accuses Apple of 'borrowing'

By 4 June 2014

WhatsApp CEO and co-founder Jan Koum has spoken out about Apple's new features coming to iMessage with iOS 8 later in the year. He suggests that the Cupertino company may have been influenced by some of the functionality of his messaging application when... >>