15 June 2015

5 potential consequences of Adblock on iPhone

Last week, Apple announced that the latest set of changes to Safari, it’s internet browser, would allow users to use Adblock on iPhone and iPad. Of course, Adblocking’s been around for a while on desktops. It is incredibly popular, with an estimated 140 million people using it, especially among the younger demographic. As online usage is increasingly edging towards mobile, the introduction …

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3 September 2014

#OnThisDayInDigital in more than 140 characters…

Is there a winning year in digital history? #OnThisDayinDigital began back at the beginning of 2014 and although we’re only 2/3 of the way through the year we’ve already come across loads of interesting insights we wanted to share with you. It’s fair to say that the digital facts for some days wouldn’t have always come as a shock. For example, …

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23 October 2013

Apple’s October “Special Event” Recap – New Mac Pros, MacBook Pros and thinner iPads!

Apple’s price comparison of their new and updated iPad range. With Christmas coming up thick and fast, Apple are trying to push out as many updates to their devices as possible to put them in good standing for this year’s Christmas present rush. Here’s a quick recap of yesterday’s launch event.. Hardware improvements All of the “major” Apple hardware has …

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11 September 2013

Apple “Special Event” Recap: iPhone 5C and 5S

Colourful handsets, faster processors, improved cameras and fingerprint scanners… Last quarter, it was revealed that Apple’s share of the smartphone market was at its lowest since 2010. So, after months of speculation surrounding 2 new iPhones (5C and 5S), yesterday was Apple’s chance to prove to the world that the Cupertino-based company had what it took to remain competitive and …

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30 November 2012

A YEAR TO CELEBRATE – Celebrate 2012 with an advent calendar iPhone app from Tamar.

Tamar’s YEAR TO CELEBRATE iPhone advent calendar app, launches today in the iTunes app store. The creation of the YEAR TO CELEBRATE campaign began back in October when we started to discuss our client Christmas presents and reflect on the year past. The app is at the heart of the campaign, which celebrates the highlights of what has been an incredible year for the Britain, …

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16 November 2012

Developing (or re-developing) for iPhone5

As you can’t fail to have heard, Apple’s latest contribution to the smartphone market, the iPhone 5 sports, among other upgrades, a longer screen than its predecessors. While this is a lovely addition for users, it brings with it some extra challenges for designers and developers. If you’re building native iOS apps, here’s one tip for making them as pretty …

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29 October 2012

Tamar’s Apps to Tap | Sleep Cycle App

Now that the clocks have gone back, and the nights are getting darker – let’s face it – we’re all getting sleepier. This dull autumnal weather and coldness in the mornings makes us want to hibernate as getting out of bed becomes more and more of a challenge.We wanted to be able to wake up feeling relaxed, rested and ready …

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24 October 2012

The tablet market just got a bit smaller…

Yesterday, just a mere 41 days after announcing the iPhone 5, Apple unveiled the next generation of their iPad – the iPad mini. The tablet market is currently booming as print publishers are increasingly developing content for that format; it was revealed last week that both The Guardian and Observer are ‘seriously discussing’ ending their print editions and Newsweek confirmed …

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13 September 2012

Apple iPhone 5 | Special event – the recap

Months of heated hearsay finally came to a climax yesterday, as tech giant Apple unveiled their highly-anticipated iPhone 5. The event took place at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA), a venue which has a history for hosting new Apple product launches. However, the iPhone 5 had to settle for sharing the limelight, as upgrades for iTunes, the …

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