The latest products from the tech giant have been met with mostly negative reactions, with some claiming the company has lost its touch.
In other Apple news, an unofficial drone video filming the construction of Foster + Partners' Apple headquarters in California was released, showing the vast campus beginning to take shape.
Visitors to the viewing deck of Tate Modern's new Switch House extension came under fire this week, after being accused of spying by residents of a neighbouring apartment block designed by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners.
It also emerged that Nicholas Serota is stepping down as director of the Tate organisation after 28 years.
BUJ Architects' Lincoln Plaza housing block was named Britain's worst new building in this year's Carbuncle Cup, after being described as "an open invitation to commit suicide" by judges.
In the latest Brexit news, post-referendum aftershocks continued as the German director of the V&A quit in dismay over the vote.
British designer Terence Conran called on the UK government to support Britain's design sector, while design duo Barber and Osgerby hit out at ministers for not doing enough.
In other news from the London Design Biennale, a Lebanese street market and an archive of "forgotten" Soviet designs were named medal winners.
Deliveroo became the latest company to ditch its complicated logo in favour of a Minimalist rebrand by DesignStudio, and we rounded up 10 of the best minimal apartment interiors.
The management team behind the world's longest and highest glass bridge described its abrupt closure as "completely normal", while 180 passengers became trapped inside the world's tallest observation tower for two hours following a "slight technical hitch".
In architecture news from the US, Diamond Schmitt Architects revealed its design for a Texas theatre dedicated to Buddy Holly and Rex released images of the performing arts centre planned for New York's World Trade Center.
Popular projects this week included a cabin in the woods of upstate New York, a pair of gabled buildings clad in corrugated aluminium and a stark concrete house built by architects HDPF built near Zurich airport.