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Report: Apple Pay to go live in the UK on July 14th

Apple Pay is reportedly set to go live in the UK in just over a week, according to a couple of leaked internal memos acquired by 9to5Mac. The memos, above and below, point to a July 14th UK launch date and come from multiple sources, British supermarket chain Waitrose being one of them. The launch on July 14 coincides with what was previously…

The TiP Weekly: iPhone 6s rumors, Apple Music launches, and more

There was once a time where an iPhone could be announced on stage without the public knowing what to expect. But now, with the large size of Apple’s supply chain, it’s hard for them to stop every leak. This past week, we got a few more glimpses into what could possibly be coming in the next iPhone. iOS 8.4 also was released this week. The most…

New iPhone 6s leak shows improved internals, 16GB storage

We’ve already seen some new rumors about the iPhone 6s and its updated cameras as well as improved LTE technology. Now, we’re getting a glimpse at the internal logic board and some of the chips used on it. The iPhone 6 was the first iPhone to include NFC support. While provided on numerous Android devices for years, the inclusion on the iPhone…

Home Sharing disappears in iOS 8.4 update

Home Sharing set up screen when it was initially launched For years, one of the minor features of Apple devices has been the ability to stream content to other devices. Known as Home Sharing, this allowed a user to listen to their music in their iTunes library on their computer from their iOS device. For me, with more music on my Mac than an iPhone can…

iPhone 6s to support twice the LTE speeds of iPhone 6

As is Apple’s typically strategy, this year’s iPhone will have the same outward appearance as last year’s model. Recent leaks seem to confirm that. Those leaks do, however, also point to a different logic board internally. One of these improvements should give the iPhone 6s double the LTE speeds compared to the iPhone 6. According to 9to5Mac and…

Unreleased iPod touch, nano and shuffle colors spotted in iTunes 12.2

Apple could be refreshing its iPod lineup with some new colors if an image found within the latest version of iTunes is any indication. The iTunes 12.2 update released yesterday that brought Apple Music to the Mac reveals unreleased iPod touch, nano and shuffle colors when an iPod is plugged in via USB for the first time. The dark blue iPod touch,…

Here’s how to request a song on Beats 1

Apple’s 24/7 global radio station Beats 1 launched today with Apple Music and the company also made the upcoming schedule public via a special Tumblr blog. As part of Beats 1, users will be able to submit song requests like traditional radio with Travis Mills hosting a request show around about now. But how do users get their request to the DJ? By…

Apple releases iTunes 12.2 with Apple Music and Beats 1 support

Earlier today, Apple released iOS 8.4 which included the all-new Music app featuring its Apple Music streaming service and Beats 1 global radio station and a new version of OS X, 10.10.4. Absent from that update to OS X was a new version of iTunes with the same Apple Music features. Until now. Apple has just pushed out a new version of iTunes with 12.2…