5 reasons Apple's getting into mobile payments
Opinion

5 reasons Apple's getting into mobile payments

Apple has lots of great reasons to introduce mobile payments, not least the hope that doing so will help it build its presence in emerging markets....

09/01/14

How to run Flash on your iPad (if you must)
How-To

How to run Flash on your iPad (if you must)

Adobe Flash is a relic, but somehow pockets of the sketchy multimedia software remain, so you may sometimes need to play some item in the format, you can using these solutions:...

08/29/14

Here comes the Apple vs. Samsung smartwatch showdown
News Analysis

Here comes the Apple vs. Samsung smartwatch showdown

Samsung's aggressively trying to steal some Apple glory, announcing its new 3G Gear S smartwatch just hours after Re/Code revealed Apple's plans to announce its own "iWatch" on September 9, with iPhone 6....

08/28/14

Apple's 12-inch iPad makes no sense at all!
News Analysis

Apple's 12-inch iPad makes no sense at all!

Apple intends introducing a 12.9-inch iPad model, and there's some who may think doing so makes no sense at all. They're wrong. Here's why....

08/27/14

News Analysis

15 insanely stupid Apple predictions

The years have not been kind to Apple's critics. Here are fifteen laughable predictions that show how Apple has been going out of business since 1984. [ABOVE: Image c/o The Trad. Special Apple-themed clothes from the '80's. I...

08/26/14

News Analysis

10 things we know about Apple's new iPhone 6 A8 chip

Apple's iPhone 6 appears on schedule for its public reveal in September, when they begin churning off the production line into the pockets of tens of millions of customers. The smartphone will use new Apple-designed chips, here's...

08/25/14

News Analysis

INFOGRAPHIC: Crazy pent-up iPhone 6 demand

Reuters this morning cites sources claiming iPhone 6 production may be constrained following last minute component problems, but as this infographic shows the scale of pent-up demand for Apple's new device suggests sales will be...

08/22/14

News Analysis

10 credible future Apple product claims for this week

Apple executives have been promising an amazing year of Apple product introductions since last year, but some products on that schedule may slip -- Apple seldom ships a product until it is ready. Despite the appearance of delay,...

08/21/14

16 tips for Mac users who must use Windows
How-To

16 tips for Mac users who must use Windows

I was forced to use a Windows PC the other day. It was a shock, particularly because search engines generally generate tips for switching from Windows to Mac when queried on this. It made me suspect Mac users may sometimes need a...

08/20/14

6 Apple lessons Microsoft never learned
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6 Apple lessons Microsoft never learned

Microsoft's stock price says it's in poor shape and while the new direction makes sense, it would already be doing much better if it had listened to what Apple's taught it over the decades. Here are a few lessons it should have...

08/19/14

Can Apple keep us safe in the Internet of Things?
News Analysis

Can Apple keep us safe in the Internet of Things?

All the tech players are getting into the space but that doesn't mean they know what they are doing. All they seek is a way to keep revenue rising, some by selling you things, others to learn more about you so they can sell you. And...

08/15/14

Liberation: 10 OS X steps to free Mac disk space
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Liberation: 10 OS X steps to free Mac disk space

Are you running out of space on your Mac? Are you unable to save files because your computer tells you its disk is full? Clean your drive with these 10 simple tips....

08/14/14

OS X: Did you know this useful hidden font feature?
How-To

OS X: Did you know this useful hidden font feature?

If you've ever spent time swapping between fonts to find the most appropriate one you need for use in any project, you've been wasting time -- this hidden feature had you covered all along....

08/13/14

Want a tech job? Apple says it helps to be white and male
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Want a tech job? Apple says it helps to be white and male

In 1869 African American men gained the right to vote in the U.S. Fifty-one years later, women won that right. Despite this, jobs across the technology sector seem easier to get if you happen to be white and male, and Apple's public...

08/12/14

Apple's iOS leads the enterprise, Android doesn't
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Apple's iOS leads the enterprise, Android doesn't

Google's Android has managed to steal a few points of share in the enterprise sector, but is unlikely to maintain this once new iPhones and iPads ship and the Apple/IBM alliance truly kicks in....

08/12/14

iOS 8/OS X Yosemite: Safari catching up with Chrome
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iOS 8/OS X Yosemite: Safari catching up with Chrome

Apple has introduced a range of improvements within Safari on both OS X and iOS that mean the multi-platform browser is catching up with Chrome for performance.  ...

08/11/14

10 credible iPhone 6 details we heard this week
News Analysis

10 credible iPhone 6 details we heard this week

he nearer we get to the launch of each new iPhone, the velocity and accuracy of rumors about it also increase. This doesn't mean all the claims are true, but here are some relatively credible details we heard in the last week or so. ...

08/08/14

Chinese government bans Apple, really?
News Analysis

Chinese government bans Apple, really?

The situation for US tech firms in China has certainly become more difficult as a result of US surveillance activities....

08/07/14

News Analysis

Apple sets iPhone 6 special event September 9, claims Recode

Re/code reports Apple has scheduled a special event for September 9, and while the world waits for second line confirmation, a hubbub of expectation has already begun. Big media event "A few weeks from now we’ll get our...

08/05/14

News Analysis

Latest iOS 8 beta shows Apple’s sensor sensibility

Apple continues work on iOS 8, but its latest developer release underlines the importance of new sensor technologies to its plans. Keep making sensors It is no secret that Apple is developing new sensors and...

08/05/14

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