apple-ipad-air

Rumours abound of next-gen iPad Air with anti-reflective coating

Some good news for those of you who are tired of all the iPhone 6 rumours – today we bring you rumours of the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. Reports abound that ahead of an expected special event in September, Apple suppliers are supposedly ramping up the manufacturing of both the 9.7-inch iPad Air 2 and 7.9-inch iPad …

Read more | Comments (0)

Stuart O'ConnorRumours abound of next-gen iPad Air with anti-reflective coating
iphone-6-rumour

Is this the iPhone 6 final assembly?

Another week, another batch of rumours and leaks about Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6. First up, we have a report from Slashgear with images allegedly showing the final screen  assembly of the phone. Slashgear says: “The pics are of the oft-rumored and widely anticipated iPhone 6 with a 4.7-inch screen. The display is affixed to the front fascia, which is consistent …

Read more | Comments (0)

Stuart O'ConnorIs this the iPhone 6 final assembly?
apple-TV-beta-ios7

Apple TV beta gets an iOS 7-style makeover

Apple has released a new beta version of its Apple TV platform, and its look borrows heavily from the design of iOS 7. As you can see from the image above, the redesign sees a new emphasis on colours with flatter, less-glossy icons and a slightly simpler design that reflects iOS 7 on the iPhone and iPad. The on-screen fonts …

Read more | Comments (0)

Stuart O'ConnorApple TV beta gets an iOS 7-style makeover
Former Apple staffer Sam Sung

Former Apple employee Sam Sung sells uniform on eBay

We all know that tech giants Apple and Samsung are not exactly the best of friends – but did you know that a man named Sam Sung used to work for Apple? The former Apple staffer has now decided to sell his business cards and uniform on eBay for charity. Sung, a former specialist at Apple stores in Canada, will donate …

Read more | Comments (0)

Stuart O'ConnorFormer Apple employee Sam Sung sells uniform on eBay
Pic from iMore

iPhone 6 announcement event scheduled for September 9th

The iPhone 6 is getting closer! Apple has scheduled the 9th September as the big reveal date for the iPhone 6 – at least according to Recode. Whilst Recode doesn’t cite its source, the date sounds about right with previous expectations that we could expect a press conference around mid-September – with 19th September being another date that had been …

Read more | Comments (0)

James O'MalleyiPhone 6 announcement event scheduled for September 9th
bioshock

BioShock coming to iPhone and iPad

BioShock was one of the biggest games of the last console generation – and today 2K Games has announced that it will be bringing the title to iOS too. The 2007 game was widely praised at the time for its graphics – and astonishingly, the 2K China team behind the port has managed to fit most of it into Apple’s …

Read more | Comments (0)

James O'MalleyBioShock coming to iPhone and iPad
Pic from iMore

iPhone 6 to be released on October 14th?

The rumour mill is cranking out some premium rumours today: with signs pointing towards mid-October for an iPhone 6 release. According to MacRumours, an internal Apple Store meeting named Tuesday October 14th as D-Day, with the official unveiling due almost a month earlier – on September 16th. Previously, we’d been under the impression that September 19th was the most likely …

Read more | Comments (0)

James O'MalleyiPhone 6 to be released on October 14th?
shazam-for-mac

Shazam brings music ID powers to Mac

Shazam is bringing its media identification software to the desktop with an app for the Mac. Previously only available on smartphones, Shazam is now available for free in Apple’s Mac App Store. As with the Android or iOS version, Shazam for Mac identifies songs playing in the background of your home, office, coffee shop, or anywhere else you have your …

Read more | Comments (0)

Stuart O'ConnorShazam brings music ID powers to Mac
macbook-pro-retina-display-apple-store

Apple refreshes MacBook Pro with Retina display line, improved processors and more RAM

As rumoured yesterday,  Apple has unveiled an upgrade to the Retina MacBook Pro lineup. The entry-level 13-inch model now comes with a 2.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor – previously it was a 2.4GHz chip – with 8GB of RAM as standard. The top-tier 13-inch model comes with a 2.8GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor, and also has 8GB of …

Read more | Comments (0)

Stuart O'ConnorApple refreshes MacBook Pro with Retina display line, improved processors and more RAM
cortana-windows-phone

WATCH: Cortana outsmart Siri

There is no love lost between Apple and Microsoft, and in a new TV ad for its Halo-inspired Cortana virtual assistant, Microsoft pokes a bit of fun at Apple’s Siri. Bringing back memories of Apple’s Mac vs PC campaigns, the advert presents a series of commands which Cortana is able to intelligently process, while Siri struggles. Watch the ad below …

Read more | Comments (0)

Stuart O'ConnorWATCH: Cortana outsmart Siri