With the iPhone 5 possibly delayed into next year, all the talk these days is of the next makor release of iOS – 5.0. Today’s reports from AppleInsider amongst others raise the possibility Apple is seeking to bring ‘deeply integrated’ voice control to the platform.
In many of Apple’s devices over recent years, you’ll be sure to come across liquid contact indicators (LCIs) if you look hard enough. They’re small white strips – usually concealed within the headphone jack and dock connector – that turn red when they come into contact with liquid. Apple uses them to determine whether or not a device has been … Read More
Apple is once again looking to add to its team of super-clever people, this time with a view to improving the company’s Maps development team.
Bad news for Apple and RIM shareholders today, as the two smartphone giants lost out to Eastman Kodak in a the latest round of their patent dispute.
Toronto’s Yorkdale Mall was the scene for another iPad 2 launch today, with the Canadian public turning out in force to welcome the new tablet, writes PC World.
It’s long been rumored, but TheMusicVoid is claiming that Apple is once again trying to push MobileMe into the music world, with a new ‘Locker’ feature being its crowning glory. It’s believed Apple is pressuring music labels into agreeing to allow users to store their own music on Apple’s servers, enabling playback anywhere via streaming. TheMusicVoid says Universal Music and … Read More
Apple’s latest TV ads have adopted a new tone which highlights things you are missing out on ‘if you don’t an iPhone’. The latest advertisement to hit Apple.com is about ‘Game Center’. The new iPhone 4 ad points out the huge collection of games available on the App Store and then shows Apple’s social gaming center where you can invite … Read More
Another developer has fallen foul of the Steve Jobs one-line reply, this time the unlucky recipient was Tawkon.
With the international iPad 2 release just mere hours away the queues are starting to form outside Apple stores around the world. For those not yet in a line and have been living under a rock for the last couple of weeks, here’s a rundown of where the iPad 2 is going on sale tomorrow, and just as importantly, how … Read More
Oh those funny guys over at Motorola really crack us up! Today they invited eager Apple punters to leave the iPad 2 queues to someone else and order a Xoom online instead. Yeah, right!
One problem with your latest and greatest hardware selling like the proverbial hot-cakes is the inevitable list of things that are going wrong. One new issue to add to the yellow blotching and screen-light leaking is one of the iPad 2’s FaceTime cameras causing the tablet for completely freeze.
Support for AirPlay video streaming actually arrived in iOS 4.3, but apps that actually take advantage of the new technology have been in short supply. Now though, we can add the IMDB app to the (short) list.
A Bloomberg report published today suggests that Apple may be planning to license its AirPlay service to third-party devices that would allow users to stream video content from iTunes or their iOS device straight to their HDTV. AirPlay will already stream audio to non-Apple devices, but in order to enjoy video streaming to your TV, you need the $99 AppleTV … Read More