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# apple - Saturday 20 August, 2016

It's been a 'long, hard battle' but Samsung feels its efforts are really paying off

After shaking up its range, the South Korean company is taking the fight to its major rivals.

# apple - Friday 12 August, 2016

An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre

The huge installation was first announced in February 2015.

# apple - Friday 5 August, 2016

The iPhone gets one last 'important security update' before iOS 10 launch

Turns out not every bug was squashed in the last update.

# apple - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Cyclist hospitalised after iPhone 'explodes' under his leg

The British man was cycling when he fell on his phone and it burned his leg.

# apple - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

There's been a BIG drop in the number of people buying iPhones

Analysts were expecting worse though, so investors won’t be too unhappy.

# apple - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Apple is expected to announce a major milestone tonight

But it may not help it reverse a slowdown in iPhone sales.

# apple - Friday 8 July, 2016

Want to try out iOS 10 early? Here's how to get the public beta

There are a few things you need to be aware of before you download it though.

# apple - Monday 4 July, 2016

Apple has paved the way for this iPhone feature to appear on Macs

Apple has paved the way for this iPhone feature to appear on Macs

Night Shift was released on iPhone in March and it could make its way to other Apple products.

# apple - Friday 1 July, 2016

Spotify really isn't happy with Apple's decision to reject its latest app update

Spotify has accused Apple of using its App Store rules as a “weapon to harm competitors”.

# apple - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger or iMessage - which is your winner?

All the major messaging apps are fighting for the same users as they transform into something more.

You'll FINALLY be able to remove most of those annoying iPhone stock apps

iOS 10 will let you remove most of Apple’s stock apps like Maps, Contacts, Mail and Music.

# apple - Monday 13 June, 2016

These are the big features that are coming to your iPhone

Some new features and redesigns feature in the next version of iOS which will arrive in September.

# apple - Friday 10 June, 2016

Could Apple's iMessage be making its way to Android?

When one major Apple event approaches, the rumours and speculation quickly follow.

# apple - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Google has greatly improved one of the iPhone's forgotten features

Anyone remember Live Photos? Anyone?

# apple - Friday 27 May, 2016

Now Apple's Facetime and iMessage could be under threat

Another US company claims both services infringe on its patents and wants them shut down.

# apple - Monday 23 May, 2016

Apple is being sued because the iPhone can make calls and send emails

As well as other features like blocking calls and having a front-facing camera.

# apple - Thursday 12 May, 2016

No, Apple isn't getting rid of iTunes music downloads any time soon

Even if the future points towards streaming.

# apple - Thursday 5 May, 2016

It's not just you! Apple's App Store is malfunctioning for everyone

Those searching for apps like Google and Spotify won’t see the correct results.

# apple - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Apple's quarterly revenue is 10 times bigger than Malawi's GDP

The tech giant had an income of €44.8 billion in the first three months of this year. The African country had a GDP of €3.8 billion in 2014, according to the World Bank.

# apple - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Apple complied with a lot of data requests made by Irish authorities

The requests would involve information relating to registration, subscribers, services, and purchases.

# apple - Friday 15 April, 2016

Apple expects any new iPhone you buy to last three years

While Macs are expected to last four years on average.

If you still have Apple QuickTime on your PC, you need to uninstall it asap

Newly discovered flaws and no more security updates makes it a significant risk to you.

# apple - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Should you buy the iPhone SE?

A simple question but one with a more complicated answer.

# apple - Friday 8 April, 2016

US politicians want unbreakable encryption on your smartphone to be illegal

Apple said it wasn’t able to break into the iPhone of one of the San Bernado

# apple - Friday 1 April, 2016

iPhone freezing up after tapping on links? The latest update will fix it

The bug was found in the latest update to iOS, version 9.3, and caused iPhones to freeze after clicking on app links.

Apple is 40 today so here are the best and worst products it released

The company has a long and varied history, releasing both hits and flops over its 40 year history.

# apple - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

The FBI has hacked into the San Bernardino iPhone without Apple's help

The agency has dropped its legal case against Apple as a result.

# apple - Monday 28 March, 2016

Is your iPhone acting weird after the latest update?

Some users are complaining about the screen freezing and other issues associated with the iOS 9.3 update.

# apple - Monday 21 March, 2016

Apple's new iPhone is a lot smaller (and a bit cheaper)*

*If you count a €20 difference between it and the iPhone 5s cheaper.

# apple - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Here are nine things about the internet that Steve Jobs knew to be true - 20 years ago

The late, great Apple supremo had a somewhat eerie insight into how our web-dominated world was set to develop in 1996.

# apple - Saturday 5 March, 2016

The rise of Bill Gates, from Harvard dropout to richest man in the world

He’s worth about €80 billion.

# apple - Friday 26 February, 2016

Apple changed its site's code so 'click' wouldn't look like something else

No prizes for guessing what word we’re talking about.

# apple - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Now Bill Gates is taking the FBI's side in its stand-off against Apple

The co-founder of Microsoft says Apple should comply with the order as it’s a specific case.

# apple - Monday 22 February, 2016

The FBI gives its reasons for wanting an iPhone unlocked, but Apple is having none of it

The FBI director argues the order is for “the victims and justice” but Apple says it “threatens everyone’s civil liberties”.

# apple - Friday 19 February, 2016

Apple apologises for 'Error 53' bug and issues an update fixing it

While more tech companies come out in support of its decision to not follow a court order regarding easier access to its iPhones.

# apple - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Apple is challenging a court order to unlock gunman's iPhone

A US judge ordered it to help the FBI break into an iPhone belonging to one of the attackers of the San Bernardino shooting.

# apple - Monday 15 February, 2016

Apple has acknowledged the '1970' bug but isn't saying when a fix will arrive

It didn’t say what caused the problem in the first place either.

# apple - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

The world's most valuable company begins with an A, but it's no longer Apple

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is now the world’s most valuable company.

# apple - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

From Business ETC The iPhone may have finally reached its peak Where Now?

The iPhone may have finally reached its peak

Apple expects iPhone sales to decline over the next quarter, the first time since the original was launched in 2007.

# apple - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

From Business ETC Investors are worried that iPhone sales have finally reached their limit Momentum Shift

Investors are worried that iPhone sales have finally reached their limit

Analysts are expecting Apple to report a significant slowdown in sales growth at its earnings call.