These are our top iPhone, iPad, Apple and apps news stories from the last week

1. Siri Speaker 

Reports suggest Apple is on the verge of announcing a competitor to Amazon’s Alexa speaker. Read the story!

2. iPhone 7 worldwide costs

How much does a new iPhone cost across the globe? It varies wildly. Read the story!

3. How’s Apple doing? 

Everything you need to know from Tim Cook’s latest call to investors. Read the story!

4. iOS 11

Check out the exciting new features that might be heading our way come September. Read the story!

5. AirPods approval rating

New analysis show that users are extremely pleased with their new wireless earbuds. Read the story!

6. iPhone 8 cases

Manufacturers have reportedly started working on producing the next iPhone, demonstrated by leaked case photos. Read the story!

7. Apple Music redesign

iOS 11 is set to see a revamped Apple Music with a focus on video. Read the story.

Elsewhere

Apple remains top tablet brand globally despite shrinking iPad sales – via 9to5Mac

Watch Tim Cook interview with Mad Money’s Jim Cramer – via iDownloadBlog

The latest iPhone 8 mockup shows the usefulness of the function area – via AppAdvice