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Apple News. Basically Safari Reader View In Reverse

18/09/2015 |

A lot has been said how Apple News is going to be the ruination of mobile advertising along with content blocking.  Yet all Apple news really is just Safari “Reader” view with bookmarks.  Essentially instead of going from a webpage to “Reader” view the process has been reversed.
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OS X El Capitan GM Candidate Available For Download Today

10/09/2015 |

If you are currently testing OS X El Capitan, please back up your Mac and do the following to install the GM Candidate. Go to your Purchased tab in the Mac App Store and click the Download button next to … Read More

Apple Prevents iOS 9 Beta Users From Writing App Reviews

22/07/2015 |

Apple has finally blocked iOS 9 beta users from being able to write app reviews with the release of iOS 9 beta 3 and iOS 9 beta 4.

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An Impressive View Of El Capitan.

10/07/2015 |

My first few hours with OS X El Capitan: What’s different, improved and other stuff that I’ve found with day 1 usage.  So far the first look at El Capitan is more than impressive.
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Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference 2015 kicks off on June 8

14/04/2015 |

“We’ve got incredible new technologies for iOS and OS X to share with developers at WWDC and around the world, and can’t wait to see the next generation of apps they create.”

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Apple watch AppleCare prices revealed. Starting from £79

03/04/2015 |

Turns out that someone pressed the button a touch too early on apples website, momentarily leaking the AppleCare+ pricing
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What you get if you cross Apple and The Beatles?

26/11/2014 |

In 1968 the Beatles founded Apple Records, a record label intended as a creative outlet for the Beatles. This got us wondering, what if Apple Record and Apple Computer were the same thing? To answer this question we’ve restyled some iconic Beatles vinyl as if they were designed by Apple. 
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Russia Takes Down Steve Jobs Monument After Tim Cook Comes Out

03/11/2014 |

Here was I thinking what was the point of Tim Cook coming out as in this day and age is it such a big thing.  Shows how wrong I was and it’s a big issue, especially in Russia.
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Getting Around Messages in iOS 8

17/09/2014 |

Messages has been given a royal workout in the latest incarnation of iOS 8.  Here’s some of the nice cool features to play with.
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OS X Yosemite, Why The Beta Might Not Be The Best Idea For You

12/06/2014 |

If you follow Apple, even in the remotest sense, you might just be chomping at the bit to get your hands on the Beta of OS X Yosemite. Before you take the plunge think hard and fast as not everything will be smooth. Brush up on the meaning of what a Beta is and the potential pitfalls.
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