Tag Archives: update

OS X Yosemite features major UI redesign

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Apple announced the next version of Mac OS X at WWDC just minutes ago, and as the demo video played, it became clear that the new OS had many UI changes. Yosemite has taken on an iOS 7 feel, with lots of translucency, and flatter icons. Spotlight has changed a lot as well, now opening… Read More

Winterboard and Gridlock updated for iOS 7 and iPhone 5s


Two popular jailbreak tweaks were today updated with full iOS 7 and ARM64 support. The first is the famous theming platform Winterboard, which saurik announced earlier this morning. The app also features an updated icon, as seen above. WinterBoard 0.9.3912 (just released) runs on iOS 7 and seems compatible with ARM64; theme artists are encouraged… Read More

Facebook Begins To Roll Out Free VoIP Calling Via Messenger App


Just a day after Facebook changed their search feature they made another change to continue to keep people locked into their service. Earlier today, the company began to roll out VoIP features to mobile users on their mobile Facebook Messenger application. The service allows you to make free calls to any Facebook friend over an internet connection.  The… Read More

WSJ released onto Apple’s Newsstand


As of today, the Wall Street Journal is officially available on Apple’s Newsstand, a feature that has been missing for quite a while. This news comes with version 5.0 of the Wall Street Journal, which brings several new features. Newsstand was a new feature that debuted with the release of iOS 5 in June of… Read More

Twitter updates app with new photo filters


As we reported yesterday, Twitter was planning to release an update to their iPhone app that added Instagram-esque filter options when tweeting photos. Now, this feature has officially been released and is available in an update on the App Store. This feature comes in update 5.2, with the list of changes being: Apply one of… Read More

Twitter Introduces Instrgram Like Photo Filters For iOS and Android


Over the last few weeks there has been a great deal of stress between Twitter and Instagram due to Twitters actions used to restrict Instagram photos from posting directly on twitter feeds. Today, Twitter pulled yet another controversial stunt with an announcement for photo filters, taking one of the major features seen in Instagram for their own. For more information feel free to watch… Read More

iOS 6.0.1 Supposedly Patches Untethered Jailbreak Exploit


Today iOS 6.0.1 was released along with the beta of firmware version 6.1. The transition 6.0 and 6.0.1 introduces few important features, so we recomend that you do not upgrade unless you have to. After the release Apple was quick to close signing for 6.0 meaning that you can not restore back to 6.0 as of a… Read More

iOS 6 App Store Updated To Look More like Chomp Includes Genius Recommendations

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Just a few hours ago Apple changed around the layout of the App Store seen in iOS 6. The Genius tab of the store is now active, however currently leaves you with the message “You do not currently have any Genius for Apps recommendations”. The more significant change seen in this update can be seen after using… Read More

Apple Developing New “AirPlay Direct” to Allow Media Streaming to Speakers Without Wi-Fi Network

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The Telegraph is today reporting that at Apple’s upcoming media event in September we will see a major update to Apple’s AirPlay technology, along with the next generation of the iPhone. This new tech is currently dubbed “AirPlay Direct” internally, but we could see a name change before its release. The Telegraph reports: Sources familiar with… Read More