Apple launches in-store order collection service Apple Store Pickup

Apple has launched its own collection service Apple Store Pickup to aid customer collection in the run up to Christmas. Apple has launched Apple Store Pickup, an in-store collection service to enable shoppers to collect orders in-store in the weeks…

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In an entrepreneurial spirit Jobs might have been proud of, migrants and refugees ask for £3.60 to view the street artist’s mural. Migrants in Calais have started charging people to view a mural by elusive street artist Banksy of Apple…

Don’t fear the frictionless economy – for it makes the consumer king

The disappearance of train tickets will be just another step in the remorseless march of convenience. The tide of technology has claimed another victim. No more will the traditional cry of “Tickets, please!” echo through Britain’s railway carriages. Or if…

Apple buys company that scans your face to read emotions

Emotient, bought for an undisclosed sum, uses facial recognition technology to detect a range of nine emotions. Your iPhone may one day be able to know whether you’re happy or upset after Apple bought a company that uses facial-recognition technology…

Apple Music closing the gap with Spotify, reaches 10m peoples

Apple Music has racked up some 10m paying subscribers in its first six months, according to reports. Apple Music has amassed 10 million subscribers within six months, a landmark which took Spotify six years, it has emerged. The streaming service,…

You can finally disable the iPhone’s default apps

The newest versions of Apple’s iOS 9 allows you to delete more than 30 stock apps included on the iPhone It started with Stocks, then Apple added iBooks, Maps, Watch, Health, Tips and more. There are now 32 apps on…

Rhiannon Williams: It’s nice to be nice, but better to be Steve Jobs?

Who cares if the Apple co-founder was a volatile man who was difficult to deal with? Sometimes that’s the price of genius. Can a great man be a good man? This is the question posed by the trailer for Steve…

OS X El Capitan review: Everyone’s an expert

Starting on September 30th, everybody will be able to install Apple’s latest OS X update, El Capitan, on their Macs. El Capitan is the small one in Apple’s big-then-small OS update cadence, which means that we have just a few…