• With new iPad OS, Apple wants its tablets to replace your laptop

    Your iPad or iPad Pro is about to get more powerful, more capable and, Apple hopes, more likely than ever to make you think twice about leaving your laptop behind. Towards the tail end of this year Apple will release a new edition of its iOS software that's been tailor made for your tablet. Dub...

    POSTED 4 Jun, 2019 6 Comments

  • How Apple plans to rev up its OS software at next week's WWDC 2019

    Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference will kick off on June 3, with the tech giant planning to unveil new software features across the board. No Apple operating system will emerge untouched from the keynote speech. Here's what to expect for your iDevice of choice. What’s coming f...

    POSTED 28 May, 2019 0 Comments

  • First look: Apple AirPods 2 bring more talk time, wireless charging

    The features you wish your AirPods had will determine how happy you are with Apple’s AirPods 2, announced overnight and on sale by the end of this month. Tired of a too-short talk time, or having the battery-powered buds run out of puff in the middle of your music playlist? Then the extra ...

    POSTED 21 Mar, 2019 5 Comments

  • Apple Watch to get sleep tracking but co-founder wants folding iPhone

    Apple is said to be testing a sleep monitor for the 2020 edition of its smartwatch, but Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says he'd rather have a folding iPhone – and doesn't want to wait too long for it. First up, sleep tracking on a future Apple Watch (but probably not the fifth-gen model e...

    POSTED 27 Feb, 2019 0 Comments

  • Apple to launch digital magazine store, streaming TV channel in March

    Apple is planning to unveil its streaming video service and magazine subscription platform at an international launch on March 25, marking the first major digital plays from the company since 2015. Apple's paid streaming video service, expected to launch mid-year, will go head to head with the l...

    POSTED 18 Feb, 2019 1 Comment

  • Apple TV is coming to Samsung televisions

    Apple and Samsung Electronics have announced a deal that only recently would have seemed unthinkable: the iPhone maker will begin offering iTunes movies and TV shows on its arch rival’s TV sets. The move comes ahead of a likely 2019 introduction of Apple’s own streaming video service...

    POSTED 10 Jan, 2019 2 Comments

  • Can Apple's latest iPad Pro replace your laptop?

    For decades, business travellers have considered a laptop as part of their arsenal. Those laptops have slowly become slimmer and lighter, while gaining more power and longer battery life. But in the end they're still laptops. The latest generation of tablets are trying to change that, and from w...

    POSTED 22 Nov, 2018 8 Comments

  • Apple wants its new iPad Pro to replace your laptop

    Minutes after revealing a modern make-over for the once-revolutionary MacBook Air at Apple's New York launch, Apple CEO Tim Cook trotted out new iPad Pro tablets which the company says can replace your laptop. It's the Apple version of betting a dollar each way, and there's no doubt that for som...

    POSTED 31 Oct, 2018 7 Comments

  • First look: Apple MacBook Air gets a new lease of life

    With a sharper screen, faster processors, a thinner profile and lighter weight, Apple has given its MacBook Air a new lease of life – and nudges it back into the heartland of the business travellers who made the original model such a staggering success. Over a decade since Steve Jobs famou...

    POSTED 31 Oct, 2018 5 Comments

  • Apple to unveil new iPad Pro, MacBook Air this week

    Apple will take the first step in ditching its long-established Lightning connector for the increasingly-popular USB-C standard this week when it pulls back the covers on a new iPad Pro. The large-screen iPad will be the first of the company's 'iDevice' family to adopt USB-C, which is now also t...

    POSTED 29 Oct, 2018 0 Comments

  • Apple to unveil new iPads, MacBooks on October 30

    Apple is expected to unveil a new iPad Pro, MacBook and Mac Mini desktop at a product launch October 30 in New York. While the invitation to media reads "There’s more in the making" without specifying what would be introduced, the California-based technology giant is said to be planning th...

    POSTED 19 Oct, 2018 3 Comments

  • Apple's Watch 4 can monitor your heart only in the US

    Shoppers queuing up to buy Apple Inc.’s latest smartwatch anywhere but the U.S. face an uncertain wait before they can use the product’s headline-grabbing electrocardiogram feature. Only American customers are being told the functionality will be enabled for them later this year. App...

    POSTED 24 Sep, 2018 0 Comments

  • Review: one week wearing the new Apple Watch 4

    I've spent the past week wearing with, and living with, the Apple Watch Series 4. My take? The fourth-generation Apple Watch is cohesive, it's ambitious, and it might just encourage you to reshape your habits and behaviors for the better. During my tenure covering the watch industry, there ...

    POSTED 21 Sep, 2018 4 Comments

  • How to use global roaming on the dual SIM iPhone Xs, Xs Max and XR

    With the launch of its latest iPhone Xs, Xs Max and XR models, Apple has finally delivered dual SIM card capability to make overseas roaming easier for travellers. Well, sort of. Here's what you need to know about the new dual SIM iPhones and how to use them for global roaming. Which new iPhones...

    POSTED 20 Sep, 2018 9 Comments

  • Apple goes big screen, dual SIM with new iPhone Xs Max, Xs and XR

    iPhone Xs Max: 6.5-inch screen, dual SIM, on sale Sept 21 from $1,799 iPhone Xs: 5.8-inch screen, dual SIM, on sale Sept 21 from $1,629 iPhone XR: 6.1-inch screen, dual SIM, on sale Oct 26 from $1,229 Apple pulled back the curtains on a trio of new iPhones overnight, although the...

    POSTED 13 Sep, 2018 7 Comments

  • With eSIMs new iPhones make life better for you, harder for telcos

    Each new iPhone is usually good news for mobile network operators. The latest Apple device always comes with upgrades that make it easier to play games, watch films and download reams of data. More data means bigger phone bills. There’s a chance, though, that this week's arrival of the nex...

    POSTED 12 Sep, 2018 2 Comments

  • Here are the three new iPhones which Apple will launch this week

    Apple will kick off a blitz of new products this week, headlined by three new models in the iPhone X along with new Apple Watches. The product launches will begin on Wednesday (US time) in the Steve Jobs Theater at the company’s Apple Park headquarters in Cupertino, California. The focus w...

    POSTED 10 Sep, 2018 0 Comments

  • Apple's new iPhone Xs, Watch 4 revealed ahead of launch

    Apple has set September 12 as its most important day of the year when the world’s most valuable public company will unveil its next-generation iPhones and Apple Watches, but images of the new devices have already been leaked online. The company will unveil its renewed iPhone strategy at a ...

    POSTED 31 Aug, 2018 11 Comments

  • Apple to launch new MacBook Air with Retina screen

    Apple is set to release a new MacBook Air laptop alongside a professional-focused upgrade to the Mac Mini desktop, ending a drought of Mac computers that has limited sales of the company’s longest-running line of devices, according to people familiar with the plans. The new laptop will loo...

    POSTED 23 Aug, 2018 0 Comments

  • Review: Apple 2018 MacBook Pro (15-inch)

    With its flagship laptop and top-of-the-line desktop replacement, Apple has predictably gone all out – to the point where this muscle-bound MacBook Pro could be too much laptop for many people. But if you demand maximum performance as well as portability, Apple's newest 15-inch MacBook Pro...

    POSTED 14 Aug, 2018 1 Comment

  • Apple's mid-year MacBook Pro 2018 update makes now the time to buy

    It's sometimes tricky working out when to buy your new laptop, unless of course your current one is obviously ready to be retired or has just this morning bit the bullet. But in the case of Apple's flagship MacBook Pro notebook, that time could be now. Upgrades to the 13-inch and 15-inch ma...

    POSTED 16 Jul, 2018 11 Comments

  • Apple to release noise-cancelling AirPods, over-ear headphones

    Apple is about to pump up the volume on its audio-device strategy with noise-cancelling AirPods, a new HomePod and studio-quality over-ear headphones due as early as next year. The new AirPods will combine noise-cancellation and water resistance, according to people familiar with the matter, alt...

    POSTED 25 Jun, 2018 1 Comment

  • Apple: no new hardware, but here’s a walkie-talkie app...

    Apple decided not to pull back the curtains on any new hardware at this week’s Worldwide Developers Conference, focussing instead on a range of software upgrades for its iPhone and Mac operating systems. More significantly, the two platforms will merge next year, allowing apps built for it...

    POSTED 5 Jun, 2018 0 Comments

  • Up next for Apple: two new Apple Watches, but no MacBooks or iPads

    Apple is expected to unveil a redesigned Apple Watch at next week's annual WWDC conference, but don't look for new MacBooks or iPads – in fact, the emphasis at this hardware-fest will ironically be on using gadgets less rather than more. In recent months, Apple has been criticized for the ...

    POSTED 1 Jun, 2018 2 Comments

  • Apple axes AirPort WiFi travel routers, Time Capsule backup drives

    Apple is discontinuing its line of AirPort WiFi routers, which includes the travel-friendly AirPort Express and the built-for-backups AirPort Time Capsule hard drive. Also for the chop is the longer-range AirPort Extreme 'hero product'. Apple introduced the then-revolutionary AirPort ...

    POSTED 30 Apr, 2018 2 Comments

×
×

Forgot Password

If you’ve forgotten your password, simply enter your email address below, then click 'Submit'. We’ll send you an email to re-activate your account and enter a new password.

×

Resend activation email

If you have not received the activation email, simply enter your email address below, then click 'Submit'. We’ll send you an email containing the activation link.

×