Ashleigh AllsoppSenior Staff Writer, Macworld U.K.

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Ashleigh is Senior Staff Writer for the Tech Media group in the U.K. An Apple fan through-and-through, she keeps readers up to date with the latest news, reviews, features and tutorials. She particularly enjoys spreading the gossip about upcoming Apple products and pondering over leaked parts. When she isn’t busy typing about tech, Ashleigh can be found with her head buried in a novel. Unless there’s a McFly concert happening somewhere.

Apple Watch Siri

How to use Siri on the Apple Watch

One of the quickest ways to interact with the Apple Watch is by using Siri, Apple's voice activated assistant.

Apple Watch Maps

How to use Maps to navigate from your Apple Watch

Apple Watch boasts a Maps app that you can use to search for a location and get turn-by turn-navigation. The Watch can even tap your wrist to tell you when to turn.

Apple Watch Messages

Apple Watch: How to send and reply to text messages

Got a text message? Need to send one? There's no need to pull out your iPhone when you can handle texts directly on Apple Watch.

Apple Watch phone calls

How to make and answer phone calls on Apple Watch

There’s no need to take out your iPhone when it comes to phone calls. Here’s how to use your Apple Watch instead.

Apple Watch

How to change watch faces on Apple Watch

Learn how to make your Apple Watch watch face suit your mood, style and personality.

Apple expands iWork for iCloud beta to developers with free accounts

Apple has begun expanding its iWork for iCloud beta, inviting developers free accounts to start testing the in-browser versions of Apple's Pages, Keynote and Numbers applications.


Hey, big buyer: Online shoppers prefer iOS, Forrester reports

iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch owners are 30 percent more likely to use their device to make purchases online than those using gadgets running Android, according to a new report from research firm Forrester.


Hands on: Adobe's Mighty and Napoleon drawing hardware for the iPad

Still in the experiment stage, there's no word yet about when we should expect to see Adobe's Mighty and Napoleon hit the shelves, but we got our hands on working prototypes of the devices to try them out and take some photos of them in action.

Bill Gates: 'Steve Jobs was always cooler than me'

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has admitted that late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was "always cooler" than him.


Apple's ex-CEO calls for a cheaper iPhone

John Sculley said that the company should focus on making a cheaper iPhone for emerging markets

Analyst: Apple will sell more than 263 million of next iPhone

Asymco analysts have predicted that Apple’s target for its next iPhone is could be tough to meet

With iPad, Apple tops PC shipments worldwide

The iPad has boosted Apple back to the top of the market, helping the company achieve an estimated 19 percent share of worldwide PC shipments, according to a recent report.

Nuance to bring Siri-like commands to cars

Nuance, the company behind the technology used in Siri, has announced that it is making a Siri-like natural language command platform for vehicles.

EA reveals game plans for Apple's new iPad

EA has revealed that it is busy working on its best selling apps, such as Mass Effect Infiltrator and Real Racing 2, to take advantage of the third-generation iPad's higher resolution.

Free iPad app offers software training

A new iPad app from Infinite Skills provides easy access to hundreds of free lessons covering many popular and up-to-date programs for the Mac.