Apple iOS

Why iOS Gestures Are Fundamentally Changing the Way We Operate

For those of us old enough to remember the ‘olden days’ of Nokia being the market leading phone, and physical buttons being the trusted method for phone interaction, we may well remember the utter distrust and fear of the introduction of the iPhone with no buttons and touchscreen technology. For this reason, the touchscreen technology […]

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August 20, 2014

Is Apple TV our Home Automation Hero?

The idea that home automation could be simple feels quite simply too good to be true. As it stands, setting it all up with Apple is very simple for individual devices, but the struggle comes when you begin using various devices which need to communicate with each other. We can spend hours troubleshooting problems with […]

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August 15, 2014

iOS 8 is Coming – How to Prepare Yourself

iOS 8 is coming this Fall, and with it, bringing a huge wealth of new design and functionality. You need to make sure you’re ready for it – don’t update until you have checked the following: 1. Is your device supported?  iOS 8 will only work on the following devices: iPhone 4S iPhone 5 iPhone […]

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July 11, 2014

Hello iOS 8 – Bye Bye iPhone 4

Well yesterday was a pretty damn exciting day all round with all the announcements at the WWDC keynote.  With a stream of new releases and features coming from Apple, our team at iCloud Login were practically wetting ourselves with excitement. Hello iOS 8 This update is absolutely epic! There is such incredible design features here, our […]

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June 3, 2014

Introducing Split Screen in iOS 8

Something we have long awaited may finally come into existence; a split screen on the iPad! There are many times I wish I could run two apps alongside each other, and the rumoured split screen feature in iOS 8 for the iPad will make this a possibility, with the ability for them to be interacting […]

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May 14, 2014

Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay – the long awaited driving friendly design to enable you to use your iPhone/iPad while driving. “It’s like Airplay in the car” Utilising Siri and in-car command controller navigation system, Apple CarPlay is making it possible to use your iPhone safely while driving. The features have been adapted to be used in the […]

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April 30, 2014

Is Facebook Draining Your Battery?

My battery is occasionally out by lunchtime, and it’s really annoying. So I set out to find out what is the cause. I cam across an interesting article in CultofMac.com which explains that Facebook might be the cause. If you are using an iPhone with Location Services and Background App Refresh enabled, then it is […]

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April 12, 2014

iOS 8 – What Will the New Interface Look Like?

Designer Bill Labus has created a concept video of what a multitasking interface and unified Control Center might look like. The video was posted by TheTechBlock (via Cult of Mac). The concept design plays with the idea of focusing on gestures which will enable more multi tasking of the control center. Flicking up from the […]

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February 24, 2014