Category: Apple iPad

  • How Apple’s U1 chip could change the Luxury iPhone forever

    Despite much fanfare around its recent acoustic inventions, Apple didn’t offer any stage time to its U1 chip when it was released in September 2019 along with the iPhone 11. The chip didn’t didn’t get much press coverage, possibly — in part because it is currently used only for the organization’s neighborhood file-sharing system, AirDrop.However, […]

  • Best iPad Pro 12.9in and 9.7in cases

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    The iPad Pro is an expensive piece of kit. Keep your iPad Pro free from dents, scratches and cracks with our guide to the best iPad Pro cases, covers & bags around for both the 12.9in and 9.7in models – be sure to get the right size case to match your iPad model with our […]

  • Features – Macworld UK – Apple user’s dictionary of tech jargon

    What does all this tech jargon mean? Firmware? Multi-touch? UDID? Why can’t technology companies use normal English? Contents A-C D-F G-I J-L M-O P-R S-U  V-Z Terrified of tech terminology? Baffled by buzzwords and jaded by jargon? You’re not the only one. Welcome to the Apple user’s jargon-buster dictionary. The simple fact is that technology companies […]

  • Internet tethering for laptop &amp – How to use phone as Wi-Fihotspot

    In this guide we explain everything you need to know to use your phone as a portable Wi-Fi hotspot on iOS, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberry. Also see: Best smartphones 2016. Connect your tablet (or laptop) to your smartphone and get internet access on the move. Unless you happen to own a tablet with 3G […]

  • iPhone 7 Pro price and specs rumours – New Apple iPhone 7 Pro release date

    Here’s what we know including the rumoured iPhone 7 Pro UK release date, price and specs. When will the new iPhone come out? See also: Best phones 2016. You’re probably eagerly awaiting the launch of the new Apple iPhone 7, even if you’re not sure whether you’ll upgrade, but there are rumours that Apple will […]

  • Actually Apple hit with lawsuit targeting AppleCare+ refurbished devices

    The class action suit, filed Wednesday, takes offense to Apple replacing damaged devices with refurbished devices. Specifically mentioned, the suit is over the clause in the AppleCare Plus contract documents stating that devices replaced under the program are “equivalent to new in performance and reliability.” A class action suit filing in California complains that “refurbished” […]

  • How to remove iOS 10 public beta from iPhone or iPad: Downgrade to iOS 9

    Apple unveiled iOS 10 at WWDC 2016 in June 2016, and it’s already available in its developer preview form (for app developers only, in other words) and public beta form (for everybody else) if you want to install it on your iPad or iPhone. How do I downgrade from the iOS 10 developer preview beta and […]

  • Samsung’s high end Galaxy S7 fails Consumer Reports tests – WaterproofGate

    Consumer Reports said it can’t recommend the ruggedized Galaxy S7 Active, which sells at a $100 premium over the standard model, because it doesn’t meet Samsung’s own claims for water resistance. Despite being “IP 68 certified” to resist extended liquid intrusion in up to five feet of water for 30 minutes, Samsung’s most expensive Galaxy […]

  • How to update your iPhone or iPad to iOS 9.3.2, or install the iOS 10 beta

    iOS 9.3.2 is available now, and you can update your iPhone or iPad to the latest operating system for free – assuming it’s a recent enough device to qualify. (If you’d like to know more about iOS 9.3 and its new features, take a look at our dedicated article.) Even more excitingly, iOS 10 has […]

  • iOS 10 release date, new features & supported iPhones & iPads

    iOS 10, Apple’s latest mobile operating system software for iPad & iPhone, was announced at the company’s WWDC 2016 get-together in San Francisco on 13 June 2016. Read on for our detailed analysis of its 10 best new features and everything else you need to know about iOS 10, from the iPads and iPhones that can run […]