Rumour: iPod refresh imminent

Published by on Apr 23rd, 2015, No Comments


According to recent reports, a source closely linked to Apple’s product plans has cited that the Cupertino company’s iPod lineup – specifically, the iPod touch – are expected to be updated later this year.

While the source in question couldn’t state with certainty, the rumour suggests that Apple might retain the 4″ screen size that is present on the current iPod touch model.


Rumour: Is Apple making an iPhone 6c?

Published by on Apr 21st, 2015, 1 Comment


Nearly a year and a half since Apple introduced a “budget” iPhone in the form of the slightly more affordable plastic iPhone 5c, rumours pinpoint that Apple again intends to return to making a lower-cost smartphone, in the form of the iPhone 6c.

Recent leaks seemingly confirm this, showcasing a bright pink plastic iPhone 6 that seemingly houses a 4″ display.


Tim Cook on Time’s List of 100 Most Influential People

Published by on Apr 20th, 2015, No Comments


Apple CEO Tim Cook has made TIME’s annual list of “the 100 most influential people” alongside several other notable celebrities, business executives, scientists, authors, healthcare professionals, iconic leaders and more.

Cook’s segment was written by John Lewis, a civil rights leader and Democratic Congressman from Georgia. The chief executive last made TIME’s list in 2012, less than one year after the passing of Steve Jobs. (more…)

Apple confirms 2015 WWDC dates

Published by on Apr 14th, 2015, No Comments


For Apple developers and enthusiasts everywhere, the date has been set: the Cupertino company will hold its annual World Wide Developer’s Conference this year from the 8th to the 12th of June.

Due to high demand, Apple has opened ticket applications as of today, and will be accepting applications up until Friday the 17th of April. Apple is expected to showcase its itererant update to iOS, alongside a next-generation Apple TV carrying a brand new plethora of apps.


Apple Watch sells out in under 6 hours

Published by on Apr 13th, 2015, No Comments

Apple Watch

When it comes to Apple products, it’s not unusual for new (and highly anticipated) devices to sell out within hours of its launch. iPhones, MacBooks and iPads have made headlines in the past for how quickly they sell out.

The same can be said for Apple’s most recent, highly anticipated device launch – the Apple Watch.

The Apple Watch, which was announced last year along with the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus,  was made available for pre-order online on Friday. And as is the case with many new Apple products, all the various Apple Watch models sold out quickly, in under 6 hours. (more…)

Apple releases iOS 8.3 with many improvements

Published by on Apr 9th, 2015, No Comments

iOS 8.3The new iOS 8.3 update has a few firsts for Apple. Not only is it the biggest “small” update ever to be released but it is the first time that normal users could form part of the beta testing phase, which is usually reserved for software developers.

There has been a lot more info around the improvements because of this “open” testing cycle, but now we can confirm that iOS 8.3 has been officially released and will be available to all users through the course of the day. Here is a breakdown of the new stuff… (more…)

LG accidentally reveals Apple’s plans for an 8K iMac

Published by on Apr 7th, 2015, 2 Comments


LG may have just completely jumped the gun and, without realising, revealed Apple’s plans for their next generation iMac – or at least the display part of it.

The details around Apple’s display plans were leaked in a press release by LG that details their new 8K display technology, which they are calling “Quad-Ultra High Definition.”

It was most likely not on purpose (and we’re sure the copy editor in charge of press releases at LG has had a talking to) but the press release that was posted on the company’s website, mentions Apple’s plans for a 8K, high-resolution display in the new iMacs.

As we all know, LG is the display partner for Apple, so it was only natural that they would mention their new technology along with their partners. However, LG certainly didn’t beat around the bush when it came to revealing Apple’s plans.  (more…)

Rumour: Could we see three iPhone devices this year?

Published by on Mar 27th, 2015, No Comments

iPhone 6

Another day, another Apple rumour. As we inch closer and closer to the fall (or, Spring for us Southern Hemisphere beings) when new Apple products usually make their debut, rumours are starting to spread about the company’s proposed new devices.

This latest rumour comes from Digitimes, who are citing ‘industry sources’. These ‘industry sources’ are claiming that Apple is planning on releasing three iPhone devices this fall.

Expected to launch in the second half of 2015, if the rumours turn out to be true, Apple will release three new flagship iPhone models; the iPhone 6S, the iPhone 6S Plus and, much to our surprise, a new iPhone 6C model.  (more…)