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[23 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 769 views]

This is the iPhone, iPod touch and/or iPad update you have been waiting for. Apple has addressed the shortlist of outstanding issues affecting iOS 7 with the release of iOS 7.0.3 — Messages, Battery, Blue Screen of Death and Lock …

iOS, Music, movies, TV »

[22 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 164 views]

Then you saw it and now (image below) you don’t. On Monday, Apple-centric blogs near and far noted the appearance of “Sounds for iOS 7″ (a.k.a. iOS 7 ringtones) on Adam Young’s discography page, confirming suspicions that the electronic musician …

Apple luv, Apps, iPad, iPhone »

[11 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 180 views]

What do you get when you when a free diver, mathematician and a Mac god join forces? The perhaps improbable result is Frax, a fractal generator and viewer for iPhone and iPad, which highlights how powerful the 64-bit A7 processor …

iOS, iPhone, Security »

[8 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 274 views]

Can you believe the shtuff that comes out of Eric’s Schmidt’s mouth! It is pretty much accepted as canon that Android is less secure than a bride’s nightgown on wedding night, let alone Apple’s iPhone. We know this because survey …

iOS, Reviews, how to »

[1 Oct 2013 | 2 Comments | 778 views]

As operating system rollouts go, or not, iOS 7 has been virtually trouble-free — a stunning achievement given the fact that hundreds of millions of people are already using every day. The iOS 7 Messages issue is the one (notably) …

Apps, iOS »

[30 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 105 views]

And, the iOS 7 innovations just keep coming. A pair of Adobe updates for Mac point to CSS Regions support in iOS 7 Safari, a feature that “will revolutionize how people approach responsive designs.” You would think that Apple might …

iOS »

[27 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 367 views]

Even before Apple formally released iOS 7, the rumor mill indicated that the company was already working on versions 7.0.1, 7.0.2 and 7.1. In other words, Apple knew about the lock screen bypass issue, was brewing iOS 7.0.2 ahead of …

iOS, Reviews, how to »

[22 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 559 views]

What is Multipath TCP (MPTCP)? On a very, very basic level it is how connectively should just work — your devices should automatically make the most efficient use of the network connections available. iPhones iPads and/or iPod touches running iOS …

iOS, Security »

[19 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 592 views]

If for no other reason, and there are scores of really good reasons, you should download and install iOS 7 on every compatible iPhone, iPad and/or iPod touch you own just for the security. Covering more than 40 vulnerabilities — i.e. …

Apple luv, iOS »

[15 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 863 views]

iOS 6 vs iOS 7, it’s like comparing apples and apples. That said, Jony Ive and Forstall are the physical embodiment of the conflict between the past and omnipresent future of iOS — a picture that’s worth a lot more …

Apple luv, iOS »

[14 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 513 views]

Apple’s digital assistant came to market baked into iOS 5 and the iPhone 4S on October 4, 2011 and, ever since, it’s been a beta. No more. Apple’s official Siri page has been updated and the beta tag is now …

Apps, iPad »

[12 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 278 views]

Google Reader is dead, long live RSS! When Google Reader went dark on July 1, so did Reeder for iPad and Mac. The wait, or at least half of it, is now over — Reeder for iPad is available once …

Apps, iOS, Reviews, how to »

[31 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 784 views]

On the face of it, playing YouTube videos in the background on your iPad or iPhone while doing something else should just work. Alas, it doesn’t unless you have Chuck Zou’s McTube for YouTube (free), a near feature-complete YouTube client …

Apps, Cord Cutter »

[26 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 813 views]

You are paying more than $100 a month for cable and you have had enough — watch, save, be a cord cutter! You can do it with an Apple TV, about which much good can be said, or the Roku …

iOS, Mac »

[21 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 941 views]

In late June, folks began to wonder aloud what the new iOS 7 + Mavericks version of iCloud would look like? Apple’s gotten round to updating its visual appearance and, interestingly enough, Redditor “illusionmist” pretty much nailed it.
Given the …