These are our top iPhone, iPad, Apple and apps news stories from the last week
1. USB-C input for iPhone 8?
Reports are conflicted, but read about how likely it is Apple will ditch the Lightning connector, and what it means if it does.
2. New iPads this year
There’s been some uncertainty over whether Apple will release new iPads, what they will look like – but more recently, when they’ll be launching. Catch up in our latest story.
3. Apple Avatars
A brand new patent submitted by Apple suggests it’s considering launching avatars for apps and games use. What will this mean for the everyday user?
4. New iOS 10.3 betas
Developers now have access to the next iterative update – and it comes with some exciting new features. We’ve taken a look ourselves – find out what’s coming to you soon.
5. Facebook updates its iOS app
It’s implemented some important new social AI tools – as well as launching an Apple TV app. Read all about it.
6. Prisma app updates
The App Store smash of 2016 which turns your photos into classic and modern works of art has released a significant new update. Find out what’s new:
7. 5G edges closers
Device makers like Apple now have access to rough standards. Find out how fast your cellular data is about to get…
8. Cracked screen?
Your warranty will no longer be void if you have it repaired by a third-party.