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iOS 5.1 Beta 3 code makes references to iPad 3 and Facebook

01/17/2012, Unless Apple has plans to deviate from their scheduled yearly refresh of the iPad, it is safe to assume that we should be seeing the iPad 3 in a couple of months, although thanks to iOS 5.1, references to the iPad 3 codenames “J1” and “J2” were...

iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak released

12/27/2011, Just in time for the holidays, the iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak which was demonstrated on video over the past few weeks is now available to the public. pod2g announced today on his blog that the Chronic Dev Team and the iPhone Dev Team have released the...

iOS 5.0 untethered jailbreak demonstrated on video

12/09/2011, We’ve had a number of jailbreaks for iOS 5.0 in the past, but they all left the phone in a tethered/semi-tethered state – which basically meant they wouldn’t be fully-functional when restarted without a computer. Well, it looks like those...

Redsn0w for Windows and Mac OS X confirmed

12/09/2011, While iOS 5 can be jailbroken, unfortunately its jailbreaking method is currently limited to a tethered jailbreak. What this means is that whenever you restart your iPhone, it will have to be plugged into the computer. Not a huge deal but highly...

TellMe and Siri: Fight!

11/28/2011, Now here is an extremely interesting video that you might want to check out, even more so if you are an iPhone fan. I know that some of you are reeling from the recent video of Samsung’s ad that poked fun at those who lined up for the iPhone 4S will...

iOS 5.0.1 update fails to fix battery life issues

11/11/2011, Hmmm, while Apple’s iOS 5.0.1 update which was released as a download via iTunes as well as Over The Air (OTA) yesterday was supposed to fix a myriad of issues including the battery life glitch, it seems that said update has failed. Big time, I...

iOS 5 gets auto-correct keyboard bar as well

11/09/2011, Remember our story about iOS 5 having a secret panorama mode for you to shoot your photos? Well, it seems that this is not the only Easter Egg in iOS 5 that is waiting to be discovered, as someone else also stumbled upon an auto-correct keyboard bar....

iOS 5.0.1 beta now being seeded to selected users

11/08/2011, As we all know, the beta version of iOS 5.0.1 has been seeded to developers about a week ago, and now it looks like they’re getting non-developers to test the update as well – 9to5Mac.com has reported that they’ve received invitations to test...

iOS 5 bugs affecting battery life, fix coming (Apple)

11/02/2011, You may have heard that some iPhone 4S users have been complaining about their battery life as of late. There are many speculations floating around, but basically, Apple came out and said that they know about a number of bugs in iOS 5 that will affect the...

iOS 5 semi-tethered jailbreak released

10/24/2011, A couple of weeks ago we reported the arrival of a tethered jailbreak for iOS 5, and now it looks like we’re one step closer to having a full untethered jailbreak for the operating system. It’s been reported that there now exists a...

Google Voice back on the App Store

10/21/2011, Earlier this week we reported that the Google Voice app was removed from the App Store due to numerous complaints of the app crashing after customers upgraded to iOS 5. Well, it took a few days, but Google has finally fixed the issue and updated Google...