Apple’s iOS 5 to introduce new “Assistant” feature with Voice Controls?

Apple has been rumoured to be working on system-level voice controls and many hoped that the introduction of iOS 5 during WWDC would unveil the new functionality. Apple’s purchase of Siri and reports about a deal with Nuance is believed to pave the way for voice commands coupled with Siri’s … Read the Full Story →

iOS 5 Beta 4 Brings Over the Air (OTA) Update to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Apple on Friday released iOS 5 beta 4 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The latest beta release brings the highly anticipated over the air (OTA) delta update to iOS devices. Apple during WWDC keynote event announced more than 200 new features in iOS 5 but, previewed just 10 key … Read the Full Story →

Apple Activates Assistive Touch Feature in iOS 5 Beta 3

Apple Activates Assistive Touch in iOS 5 Beta 3

We recently reported that Apple released iOS 5 Beta 3 to developers and now MacRumors reports that the latest release activates Assistive Touch features. The settings for these features were in place long before the release of Beta 3 but failed to make an appearance until now. The new features … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iOS 5 Beta 3 Available for Download

iOS 5 Beta 3 iPhone iPod touch iPad

Apple on Monday released iOS 5 beta 3 to developers which address a number of bugs, makes the iOS devices a lot more stable and brings some minor tweaks. The new beta is available for download from the iOS developers portal. iOS 5 beta 3 brings enhanced location services controls … Read the Full Story →

‘iOS 5 Beta 2′ Tweaks Notification UI, Enables WiFi Sync and OTA Software Updates

IOS 5 Beta 2 Notification Center

Apple on Friday released ‘iOS 5 beta 2′ to developers which reveals some UI improvements and activates new features. One of the most noticeable change is in the way iOS 5 beta 2 displays notifications on the locked screen. In the first beta the notifications appeared in a list format; … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iOS 5 Beta 1 Hints at iPod touch 5G (Fifth Gen)

Apple iPod touch 5G

A few lines of code found in Apple’s iOS 5 has revealed references to an unannounced device which could possibly be the iPod touch 5G (fifth gen). A developer at ifans forums found reference to “iPod 4,2″ in the resources of the first beta whereas the current gen model is … Read the Full Story →

‘iOS 5 Beta 2′ Now Available for Developers to Download

iOS 5 Beta 2

Apple on Friday released iOS 5 Beta 2 for developers, as discovered by ItsAllTech . The latest beta release brings WiFi sync to the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. WiFi Sync was one of the features toted at Apple’s WWDC event, and allows iOS 5 users to sync their devices to … Read the Full Story →

Complete List of New Features in iOS 5 Beta 1

When iOS 5 was previewed during WWDC we were shown only 10 key features but, developer preview of beta 1 has reveled many more interesting details. The blogosphere has been busy reporting on all new features being discovered by users who have access to iOS 5 beta 1. According to … Read the Full Story →

Updated Camera App in iOS 5 Will Delight You

Apple iPhone 4 Camera Flickr Stats

According to the stats reported by Scott Forstall during WWDC keynote event iPhone 4 camera is one of the most popular cameras used on Flickr. While Apple didn’t announce a new iPhone 5 with beefed up camera, with iOS 5 they certainly made some great improvements to the camera app. … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iOS 5 to Bring ‘iMessage’ to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

During Apple’s WWDC 2011 keynote event Scott Forstall announced that iOS 5 brings 1500 new APIs for developers and more than 200 new features for users. However, only 10 were highlighted during the keynote presentation. iOS 5 finally brings “notification center” to iOS devices which allows users to manage all … Read the Full Story →

iOS 5 To Bring High Quality YouTube Video Playback

We’re still seeing some of the 200 new features of iOS 5 being discovered now the first beta is in the hands of developers, and one such feature could be improved video quality from YouTube videos, according to iDB. Discovered by iDevice hackers @Chronic and @Sonny Dickson via internal iOS 5 settings, the … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iOS 5 Brings New Gestures to iPad

iOS 5 iPad Gestures

During Apple’s WWDC 2011 keynote event SVP of iOS Software at Apple Inc., Scott Forstall announced that iOS 5 brings 1500 new APIs for developers and more than 200 features for users. However, only 10 key features were highlighted during the presentation. iOS 5 brings some of the highly anticipated features … Read the Full Story →

Nuance / Siri Voice Features Already in Apple’s iOS 5?

ios 5 features

Nuance and Siri integration failed to make an appearance at Apple’s WWDC keynote, although a slide showing a host of iOS 5 features shows features related to VoiceOver and text-to-speech: “Option to speak text selection”, “VoiceOver item chooser”, and “VoiceOver action support”. It is unclear whether Apple really did integrate … Read the Full Story →

Apple Introduces New Features in iOS 5

iOS 5 Features Notification Center

Apple announced the future of iOS today with iOS 5, introducing the biggest part, a revamped notification system, the biggest change to the OS since iOS 3. The new system is called Notification Center and is accessed similar to Android when swiped down from the top of the screen. Notification … Read the Full Story →