Apple’s ‘budget’ iPhone XR won’t ship until October

Apple’s ‘budget’ iPhone XR won’t ship until October

Apple’s ‘budget’ iPhone XR won’t ship until October – more than a MONTH after the XS and XS Max Pre-orders for Apple’s high-end iPhone XS and XS officially opened on Friday But consumers who want to get their hands on the ‘budget’…

Spotify now lets you set your favourite song as an alarm

Spotify now lets you set your favourite song as an alarm

Spotify now lets you set your favourite song as an alarm (but iPhone users miss out on the new feature!) Spotify’s new alarm feature uses Google Clock, and therefore unavailable on iOS Only those who pay for Premium access to Spotify can choose…

Taiwanese flag emoji causes iPhones to crash in China

Taiwanese flag emoji causes iPhones to crash in China

Bizarre iPhone bug caused handsets in China to crash every time they received a Taiwanese flag emoji The glitch spread when Apple started to censor the emoji on iPhones in China Messages sent featuring the Taiwanese flag instead show a ‘missing’ emoji…

Apple’s iOS 11.4.1 feature keeps cops from cracking into your iPhone

Apple’s iOS 11.4.1 feature keeps cops from cracking into your iPhone

Apple launches iOS 11.4.1 with ‘USB Restricted Mode’ that prevents cops from cracking suspect’s iPhones Apple on Monday rolled out iOS 11.4.1, the latest update for iPhones and iPads iOS 11.4.1 includes a highly-anticipated ‘USB Restricted Mode’, which is designed to prevent…

Teacher, 70, offered 16-year-old girl iPhone for sex

Teacher, 70, offered 16-year-old girl iPhone for sex

Police say a 70-year-old math teacher from Long Island gave two 16-year old students cash for nude or revealing photos and offered one of them a top-of-the-line iPhone if she'd have sex with him. Jairo Inswasty was charged with endangering the welfare…

Emoji meanings explained – here's what the aubergine and circus tent really mean and where the icons come from

Emoji meanings explained – here's what the aubergine and circus tent really mean and where the icons come from

Here’s everything you need to know about the tiny text images, and why you should always be careful before suggesting aubergine for dinner. Where did emojis come from? Emojis originated on Japanese mobile phones in 1998, but became popular in the 2010s…

What to expect at Apple’s WWDC event: New iPhone and iPad rumoured

What to expect at Apple’s WWDC event: New iPhone and iPad rumoured

Will Apple launch an iPhone, iPad and MacBook today? Rumours suggest new products could be unveiled at its WWDC event Apple will kick off its 2018 Worldwide Developers Conference today The annual conference will showcase Apple’s latest software and hardware  Rumours suggest…

Do YOU own an iPhone? Google could owe you £750 in compensation

Do YOU own an iPhone? Google could owe you £750 in compensation

Own an iPhone? Google could owe you £750 in compensation for ‘illegal’ tracking of your data, including race, health, politics and sexuality Google faces mass legal action over claims it collected sensitive data from users  If the settlement is won, Google could…

iPhone XL will be the same size as the 8 Plus

iPhone XL will be the same size as the 8 Plus

Get ready for the iPhone XL: Claims Apple’s new handset will be the same size as the 8 Plus New ‘plus size’ version  expected to be unveiled in September  Will have a similar ‘wraparound’ OLED screen to the current iPhone X  e-mail…