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[8 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 1,277 views]

Apple has pushed iOS 7.1 Beta 3 (aka Build 11D5127c) to registered developers and plenty has changed, including much needed updates to the user interface that make it more useable. From more legible buttons to stronger element highlighting, Apple is …

iOS, Music, movies, TV »

[24 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 145 views]

Are you a registered iOS developer? Then Apple has a Christmas gift for you — iOS 7 Tech Talk videos with in-depth insights on how to create apps while integrating the latest tech.
Here is a quick list of the iOS …

Apps, iPad, Reviews, how to »

[17 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 322 views]

There are more than a couple competent weather apps for the iPhone and iPad. However, one of the worst is now among the best — Yahoo Weather for iPad (free) offers a both simplified, at-a-glance view and in-depth info that …

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[13 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 118 views]

Apple has pushed iOS 7.1 Beta 2 to registered developers and the detail are coming out. Changes, big and small are coming to Bluetooth, Networking, iCloud, Safari, iTunes, Music and more — dig into the release notes listed below and …

Apps, iOS »

[5 Nov 2013 | No Comment | 90 views]

Choice is good and Google Search for iOS now offers the option to search with your voice. Granted, this isn’t top-level, just works functionality, like Siri, but it is a better way to get to Google Maps.
With the app installed …

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[23 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 855 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 | 218 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 | 287 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 | 327 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 | No Comment | 820 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 | 125 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 …

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[27 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 408 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 | 579 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 | 636 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 | 897 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 …