Data published by the World Health Organization in 2017 estimates there are 36 million people who are blind, plus another 217 million living with some form of moderate to severe visual impairment. In common with many others in the tech industry, Apple has continued to support individuals who have visual and/or sensory impairments. For instance, Apple’s standard OS and iOS software incorporates advanced accessibility features which empower those wishing to use Apple products and devices. [Read more…]
Apple’s carefully choreographed product launches rarely pass unnoticed, and likewise, their slick marketing team well understands the promotional potential of edgy, headline-grabbing pronouncements. So Apple CEO Tim Cook’s recent assertion that ‘sitting is the new cancer’ has attracted considerable comment, while also focussing attention on the Apple Watch as well as the company’s own working practices. [Read more…]
Steve Jobs Day?
Today is not Steve Jobs Day… It’s Steve Jobs Month. It’s the month in which one of the most influential men of all-time left this world. Six years ago on October 5th Jobs succumbed to pancreatic cancer. Over his 56 year lifespan, the inveterate loner, electronics guru and Zen Buddhist designed and developed an awesome array of Apple development platforms and devices… as well as a few flops.
To celebrate the extraordinary life of the visionary who gave us the iPod, iPad, iPhone and the App Store, we’ve hunted down a few facts that’ll blow your mind: [Read more…]
With the prevalence today of pristine-quality Apple products such as the iPhone and Macs, it’s easy to believe Apple has only had “hits” ever since Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak formed the company with Ronald Wayne in the garage of Job’s family home in 1976. [Read more…]
The iPhone 6s and iPhone6s Plus were announced on 9 September 2015 and officially unveiled at a press event named “Hey Siri, give us a hint” in San Francisco. Both devices are successors to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and improve on and number of features found in these products. The result is a smoother and easier usability. [Read more…]