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iCloud Keychain: Everything you need to know and how to set it up
iCloud Keychain: Everything you need to know and how to set it up By Jake Smith

If you've upgraded your iPhone to iOS 7.0.3 and your Mac to OS X Mavericks, iCloud Keychain is now an option for you to create the ultimate cloud storage experience. Unveiled at WWDC 2013, iCloud Keychain is baked into Apple's services, allowing you to... Read more

Apple CEO Tim Cook continues to tease new product categories for 2014
Apple CEO Tim Cook continues to tease new product categories for 2014 By Jake Smith

Apple CEO Tim Cook is vague about the company's plans for the coming months, but the budding executive continues to tease customers will see "exciting new products" and product categories in 2014. In a world where pundits expect an Apple TV set and iWatch... Read more

Apple releases iOS 7.0.3 with motion sickness and iMessage fixes
Apple releases iOS 7.0.3 with motion sickness and iMessage fixes By Jake Smith

Apple has released the next incremental update to iOS 7, this time dubbed version 7.0.3. The update was released shortly after Apple's iPad and Mac event on Tuesday, bringing several welcom changes to the iOS platform in the form of a 92.8MB update.The... Read more

Apple releases first iPhone 5S ad, wants to sell you on gold
Apple releases first iPhone 5S ad, wants to sell you on gold By Jake Smith

Apple has released the first for the iPhone 5S, following an ad spot for the iPhone 5C in September. The two main features of Apple's new iPhone are highlighted - TouchID and the gold colour option. The ad first aired in the US during Sunday football... Read more

iPhone 5S-optimised Nike+ Move app launches 6 November
iPhone 5S-optimised Nike+ Move app launches 6 November By Jake Smith

Nike has announced that its iPhone 5S-optimised Nike+ Move app will be available on the App Store from 6 November. The Nike+ Move app is the first to take advantage of the new M7 processor found in the iPhone 5S, which enables the handset to gather... Read more

Apple reportedly cuts iPhone 5C production for Q4, raises concern about demand
Apple reportedly cuts iPhone 5C production for Q4, raises concern about demand By Jake Smith

Apple has cut iPhone 5C orders with two manufacturers in China for the fourth quarter, The Wall Street Journal reports. The move by Apple might suggest demand for the lower-cost iPhone is weaker than expected, which insiders blame on the awkward pricing... Read more

Otterbox Preserver Series cases bring waterproofing and ruggedness to iPhone and normal SGS4
Otterbox Preserver Series cases bring waterproofing and ruggedness to iPhone and normal SGS4 By Rik Henderson

Otterbox has announced a new series of iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S4 cases that allow you to take your device anywhere you like, including wet and dusty locations.The Otterbox Preserver Series - initially available for iPhone 5 with iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C... Read more

Apple hires CEO of Burberry to head retail division
Apple hires CEO of Burberry to head retail division By Stuart Miles

Apple has hired Angela Ahrendts, the former CEO of Burberry, making her the first women on the Apple executive team and yet another fashion head at that level.Ahrendts will fill the long-vacant position of head of retail and online stores previously run... Read more

Apple Reuse and Recycling Programme goes live in UK Apple Stores today
Apple Reuse and Recycling Programme goes live in UK Apple Stores today By Luke Edwards

The chance to trade in your old Apple handset when you upgrade in store has arrived in the UK today. You've probably already read our coverage of the Apple Reuse and Recycling Programme coming to Apple Stores in the UK, and now you can try it for yourself.Apple... Read more

iOS 7 tips and tricks: Here's what your iPhone or iPad can do now (updated)
iOS 7 tips and tricks: Here's what your iPhone or iPad can do now (updated) By Stuart Miles

If you've just fired up your new iPhone 5S, or have updated your iPhone 5, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4 or iPad mini to iOS 7, you'll quickly find the differences between iOS 7 and iOS 6 are humongous. We've compiled a list... Read more

Apple reportedly halves iPhone 5C production amid poor sales claims
Apple reportedly halves iPhone 5C production amid poor sales claims By Rik Henderson

Reports coming from China claim that Apple has halved the number of iPhone 5C smartphones it is producing on a daily basis.Chinese website C Technology says that inside sources have revealed that the average daily production of the brightly coloured handsets... Read more

iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S roll-out continues: 25 new countries on 25 October, more on 1 November
iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S roll-out continues: 25 new countries on 25 October, more on 1 November By Rik Henderson

Apple has announced that 25 new countries will get their hands on the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C smartphones from Friday 25 October, with a further 12 then receiving stock on 1 November. Finally, a last wave will hit on 3 November.Among those to sell the... Read more

iPhone 6: Experts already speculating on what's next for Apple
iPhone 6: Experts already speculating on what's next for Apple By Elyse Betters

The iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C might not even have made it through their first Christmas yet, but that hasn't stopped experts, rather surprisingly,  already starting to speculate what's next for Apple's smartphone range. So far, the feeling is that the... Read more

Apple reportedly launching iTunes Radio in UK, Canada and more in early 2014
Apple reportedly launching iTunes Radio in UK, Canada and more in early 2014 By Jake Smith

After a September launch in the US, thanks to iOS 7 and iTunes 11.1, Apple's iTunes Radio is said to be expanding into the UK and other countries in early 2014. The information comes courtesy of Bloomberg, which cites sources "with knowledge of the situation"... Read more

Original Siri revealed: Atlanta-based Susan Bennett says she voiced Apple's assistant
Original Siri revealed: Atlanta-based Susan Bennett says she voiced Apple's assistant By Elyse Betters

We already know the voices behind Apple's Siri in the UK, Australia and other places, but it's long been a mystery as to who voiced the original US-based Siri. That is, until today.Say hello to Susan Bennett, the voice of Siri. Since the debut of Apple's... Read more

Let's speculate: iPhone 5S Touch ID fits perfectly into iPad 5 part
Let's speculate: iPhone 5S Touch ID fits perfectly into iPad 5 part By Jake Smith

As the launch of the iPad 5 creeps forward to later this month, leaks and speculation have been continuing to flow, painting a picture of Apple's next tablet. The latest is from YouTube channel Unbox Therapy, which used his creative tinkering to make... Read more

Apple fix coming for iOS 7 iMessage glitch
Apple fix coming for iOS 7 iMessage glitch By Rik Henderson

Apple has revealed that it is working on a fix for an issue some are having with iOS 7. There have been complaints that since the new operation software arrived for iPhones and iPads a fault can occasionally occur when sending iMessages.Some owners have... Read more

Apple named Best Global Brand in Interbrand report for first time, displaces Coca-Cola
Apple named Best Global Brand in Interbrand report for first time, displaces Coca-Cola By Rik Henderson

Apple has been named the Best Global Brand in a report that examines the top 100 most valuable brands.Last week, the Cupertino technology giant topped the 2013/14 list of coolest brands in the UK, and has now been named the best in the world for the first... Read more

Apple iOS 7.0.2 update rolls out to fix lock screen bug
Apple iOS 7.0.2 update rolls out to fix lock screen bug By Elyse Betters

As promised, Apple has begun to roll out iOS 7.0.2 to fix a lock screen security bug.Apple released iOS 7 to the public earlier this month, and reports about the flaw began to surface within 24 hours of the software's launch. Many users were complaining... Read more

AppleCare+ goes international for cover on iPhone, iPad and iPod devices
AppleCare+ goes international for cover on iPhone, iPad and iPod devices By Luke Edwards

If you use AppleCare+ as a protection plan for you iPhone, iPad or iPod Apple has just upgraded you for international cover.AppleCare+ was previously only for the country in which the plan was taken out but now Apple will cover you in any country where... Read more

Apple's new iPhone sales: How do they compare to Samsung, HTC, Nokia and BlackBerry?
Apple's new iPhone sales: How do they compare to Samsung, HTC, Nokia and BlackBerry? By Rik Henderson

Apple has announced that combined sales of its iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C smartphones have topped nine million units in just three days. That's almost 35 phones per second.This could partly be down to the fact that Apple shipped its new devices in 11 markets... Read more

Apple iPhone 5S Touch ID has been hacked with a fingerprint photocopy
Apple iPhone 5S Touch ID has been hacked with a fingerprint photocopy By Luke Edwards

A video has appeared online showing an iPhone 5S being fooled by a photograph of a fingerprint. The Touch ID scanner, which remembers your finger at a 550 ppi resolution, adds another layer of security to your PIN - but that layer appears to be fairly... Read more

iOS 7 design sparks new Japanese porn craze
iOS 7 design sparks new Japanese porn craze By Rik Henderson

With the release of iOS 7, Apple's latest iteration of its mobile operating system, Japanese iPhone owners have started a new craze based on its flat design. As the boxes that appear as pop-ups on the screen merely blur the background, some users are... Read more

Apple's Touch ID fingerprint sensor explained: Here's what you need to know
Apple's Touch ID fingerprint sensor explained: Here's what you need to know By Elyse Betters

Apple's iPhone 5S looks nearly identical to the iPhone 5 apart from new colour options and a slim steel ring around the Home Button. But this ring isn't just for aesthetics. It detects fingerprints and alerts a new technology - called Touch ID - to scan,... Read more

iPhone 5S issues: The problems Apple will fix for free revealed in leaked document
iPhone 5S issues: The problems Apple will fix for free revealed in leaked document By Rik Henderson

Two new Apple handsets went on sale today and there are already reports that the iPhone 5S has sold out in many stores - mainly Apple ones. That means there will be plenty of people out there with one of the devices. There will be plenty with the cheaper... Read more

Apple iPhone 5C: Release date and where can I get it?
Apple iPhone 5C: Release date and where can I get it? By Luke Edwards

The Apple iPhone 5C's official release date is here, bringing with it a new budget price tag for a near-top-end iPhone.The iPhone 5 is no more, and in the iPhone 5C you have a choice of five colours - white, red, yellow, blue and green - this time around... Read more

Apple Store already sold out of iPhone 5S, but you can still get one now (Updated)
Apple Store already sold out of iPhone 5S, but you can still get one now (Updated) By Luke Edwards

We've just seen that at least one Apple Store has sold out of iPhone 5S handsets already.A recent tweet from Ashleigh Allsopp, a Macaworld writer, shows the store with its sold out sign. Of course this was to be expected when the Apple Stores are the... Read more

Why bother queuing? iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C available just minutes from Apple Stores
Why bother queuing? iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C available just minutes from Apple Stores By Luke Edwards

We've been checking around on your behalf to see where you can pick up an iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C on launch day. Look at the madness at the Apple store today. The gist of our findings is you'd better move fast as everywhere is selling out.No iPhone 5S... Read more

iPhone 5S and 5C launch day: Pictures from the Apple Store London queue
iPhone 5S and 5C launch day: Pictures from the Apple Store London queue By Ian Morris

It's that day again, the masses have come out to queue for the new iPhone, and we, the press have queued to take photos of them queueing. So we ask you: who is more crazy? The queuers, or the queuers who queue to photograph the queuers.It was all pretty... Read more

Apple iPhone 5S: Release date and where can I get it?
Apple iPhone 5S: Release date and where can I get it? By Chris Hall

The Apple iPhone 5S release day is officially here, with the device bringing with it a range of updates but sticking mostly to the iPhone 5 design you know and love. It comes with a more powerful processor, the 64-bit A7, it comes with a TouchID fingerprint... Read more

iPhone 5S gets the iFixit teardown treatment, is there real gold inside?
iPhone 5S gets the iFixit teardown treatment, is there real gold inside? By Jake Smith

iFixit has begun the ritual teardown of the iPhone 5S, just as the handset has gone on sale in Australia. The team travelled 17 hours to the country to get the iPhone 5s early. This will be the first time we've seen the inside of the device clearly,... Read more

New iPhone 5C holey cases could spark fear in humans
New iPhone 5C holey cases could spark fear in humans By Rik Henderson

Trypophobia is the fear of a cluster of holes and, apparently, is "the most common phobia you've never heard of". It is also the reason that Apple's new iPhone 5C cases could induce panic attacks.Although it is yet to be formally recognised, psychologists... Read more

iPhone 5C sales won't break any records on day one, but it's all about the long game
iPhone 5C sales won't break any records on day one, but it's all about the long game By Rik Henderson

Reports are coming out suggesting that pre-order numbers for the iPhone 5C from Apple have not matched previous generations with network operators claiming that in the UK they are disappointed with the numbers of pre-orders received. The Guardian's sources... Read more

In the Regent Street Apple iPhone 5S queue: "I've been offered £7,000 for my space"
In the Regent Street Apple iPhone 5S queue: "I've been offered £7,000 for my space" By Luke Edwards

We popped down to Regent Street's Apple Store last night to see how the early queuers were doing before the iPhone 5S goes on sale this Friday 20 September.Michael Roberts, an estate agent from Molesey in Surrey, was third in the queue that had started four... Read more

iOS 7 is here, get it for your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
iOS 7 is here, get it for your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch By Rik Henderson

Apple has officially launched iOS 7 for compatible iPhones, iPads and the iPod touch. It is available now to download and install through iTunes or over-the-air (where applicable).Unfortunately, like previous iterations of the operating system, it won't... Read more

Will iOS 7 work on my iPhone? Which devices support which features
Will iOS 7 work on my iPhone? Which devices support which features By Elyse Betters

Apple has introduced iOS 7 and a bucket of shiny, new features for iOS 7 but will it work for your iPhone. While many are excited for the overhauled software, the big question is whether it will work on your current iPhone or whether you will need to... Read more

Apple's iBeacons explained: What it is and why it matters
Apple's iBeacons explained: What it is and why it matters By Elyse Betters

Apple subtly introduced iBeacon as part of iOS 7 at WWDC 2013, though it mentioned the feature only in a single keynote slide and didn't go into detail at all. But this hasn't stopped companies from taking advantage and launching products and services... Read more

iPhone 5S supply is highly constrained - better get in line early
iPhone 5S supply is highly constrained - better get in line early By Elyse Betters

The iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C will release on Friday - but good luck getting your hands on the iPhone 5S come launch day. Stock  is "severely" and "grotesquely" low, according to reports.BGR reported - citing an unnamed source - that Apple's iPhone 5S... Read more

Watch Burberry's London Fashion show: 15-minute video shot with 14 iPhone 5S phones
Watch Burberry's London Fashion show: 15-minute video shot with 14 iPhone 5S phones By Elyse Betters

Burberry has posted a 15-minute video of its spring/summer 2014 collection shown at the start of London Fashion Week, and it was captured entirely with Apple's yet-to-be-released iPhone 5S. Fourteen of them, to be exact.Christopher Bailey, Burberry's... Read more

Stick your mobile to any glass, without glue, using a £15 goo.ey cover
Stick your mobile to any glass, without glue, using a £15 goo.ey cover By Luke Edwards

Goo.ey is a brand news class of cover for your phone or tablet that will stick it to any smooth surface without sticky glue. Is it magic or science?Very much the latter as it uses an advanced material that takes advantage of the laws of surface tension... Read more

Apple planning 15 October event to detail new iMac, MacBook Pro and iPads?
Apple planning 15 October event to detail new iMac, MacBook Pro and iPads? By Jake Smith

If a report from French-based publication MacGeneration is to be believed, Apple is holding a media event on 15 October to talk new products. Rumour of a second Apple event for the second half of 2013 comes at a time when iMac stock has begun to dwindle... Read more

Touch ID is already outdated, SilentSense that knows your swipe style and gait is the future of smart recognition
Touch ID is already outdated, SilentSense that knows your swipe style and gait is the future of smart recognition By Luke Edwards

Apple introduced it's Touch ID fingerprint reader on the iPhone 5S this week, but already it's outdated. SilentSense is an intelligent algorithm that uses data from your swipe style, patterns of pressure and even gait to recognise you. And if it's not... Read more

HTC One gold following in the footsteps of Apple's gold iPhone 5S, already?
HTC One gold following in the footsteps of Apple's gold iPhone 5S, already? By Luke Edwards

Apple's gold iPhone 5S looks pretty good when piled up next to the space grey and black models. But public reaction online hasn't been overly positive for the phone on its own in that colour. So this leaked image of an HTC One in gold might signal a move... Read more

iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C: Where can you buy them in the US?
iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C: Where can you buy them in the US? By Jake Smith

We've told you virtually everything you need to know about Apple's new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. We've gone hands-on with both devices, compared both to each other, and we gave a run down of specifications and new details that emerged after the event.Now... Read more

iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C battery specs revealed: how do they compare?
iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C battery specs revealed: how do they compare? By Elyse Betters

Apple was a little vague when it came to detailing the battery specs of the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C during Tuesday's keynote, noting only that the both iPhones feature a bigger Lithium-ion battery.The company later posted a specs page for both iPhones... Read more

iPhone 5S can tell if you're walking, running or driving; soon can locate your car
iPhone 5S can tell if you're walking, running or driving; soon can locate your car By Jake Smith

Cupertino-based Apple has provided more details on the power of its M7 processor found inside the iPhone 5S, following its media event on Tuesday. On its website, Apple lists several use cases for the motion processor as app developers and the company... Read more

Right on time, OtterBox releases iPhone 5S Defender Series case
Right on time, OtterBox releases iPhone 5S Defender Series case By Jake Smith

OtterBox has released its Defender Series case for the iPhone 5S, following the announcement of the iPhone 5S on Tuesday.OtterBox is known for its cases that are capable of handling rugged conditions, protecting iPhone owners from drops with three layers... Read more

Is the iPhone 5S Touch ID fingerprint scanner just a gimmick?
Is the iPhone 5S Touch ID fingerprint scanner just a gimmick? By Luke Edwards

Apple has been accused of lacking innovation of late. Last night it announced a Touch ID fingerprint scanner on its new iPhone 5S. But is this innovation or just Apple appeasing the angry mob while not really offering much more than a gimmick?The Touch... Read more

Just how good is the Apple iPhone 5S camera?
Just how good is the Apple iPhone 5S camera? By Luke Edwards

According to Apple the iPhone 5S camera is this good (below). That new 8MP iSight camera gives you a 15 per cent larger sensor than the iPhone 5. But how does it get better without more pixels?Bigger sensor nodes. Which means bigger pixels - in this case... Read more

Apple iPhone 5C: Everything you need to know
Apple iPhone 5C: Everything you need to know By Britta O'Boyle

Judgment day has arrived, well at least for the budget version of Apple’s iPhone, the iPhone 5C.Following on from all the rumours, 10 September has arrived and Apple has announced the launch of its iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S and new operating software iOS... Read more