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iOS 8′s Adoption Now Sitting At 63%

12/09/2014, While iOS 8 might be the latest operating system version from Apple, it seems that not everyone is as eager to download the software as compared to iOS 7 which offered more radical changes from iOS 6. That being said, iOS 8’s adoption is on the rise,...

iOS 8.1.1′s Claims Of Performance Improvements Put To The Test

11/20/2014, When Apple rolled out iOS 8 a few months ago, it seems that many iPhone 4S owners were advised to not bother with the update due to performance issues. It was found that the update to iOS 8 slowed the device down considerably, but with iOS 8.1.1, Apple is...

iOS 8.1.1 Update Improves Performance On Old Devices

11/17/2014, We had been hearing that Apple was working on a new incremental software update for iOS and today it has finally landed. A few moments back Apple started rolling out iOS 8.1.1 for all iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models. The new software brings a host of...

Grammar Correcting Ginger Keyboard Makes Its Way Onto iOS

11/14/2014, Ginger, for those unfamiliar, is a piece of software that allows users to check their spelling and grammar within the browser itself. What this means is that if English isn’t your strong suit or if you’re trying to fire off an email or document to...

iOS 8′s Adoption Is Now Sitting At 56%

11/12/2014, When iOS 7 was released, there was a mad rush to get the update. This was a major update in terms of features and visuals as it basically added completely new graphics to the iOS system, which prior to that only received minor visual updates every now and...

Relive The T9 Keyboard Days With Type Nine For iOS

11/12/2014, With the release of iOS 8, Apple finally allowed users to install third-party keyboards on their devices, and because of that we’ve seen the likes of Swype, SwiftKey, and Fleksy make their way into the iTunes App Store. Now for those of you who grew up...

Pangu iOS 8 Untethered Jailbreak Tool For Mac Released

11/09/2014, If you follow jailbreak news then you might know about Pangu. This jailbreak tool is developed by a Chinese team of the same name. It is the only solution available to the public right now for jailbreaking iOS 8 and iOS 8.1 on all supported devices, which...

Google News & Weather For iOS Updated With News Widget Functionality

11/04/2014, With iOS 8, Apple finally brought widgets onto iOS which can be accessed by swiping down on your screen and opening Notification Center. There are a few different widgets you can choose from and if you’re the type that likes to see what news is hot, you...

Apple Has A Change Of Heart About Calculator Widgets

10/30/2014, According to a report earlier today, it seemed that Apple has decided to disallow the inclusion of calculators in its widgets area. Apparently this goes against one of Apple’s policies that states that Notification Center widgets are not allowed to...

Apple Exec Explains What Caused The Buggy iOS 8.0.1 Update

10/29/2014, It didn’t take long for social media to become abuzz with complaints from users who saw cell reception on their devices being killed after they updated software to iOS 8.0.1. It was over a month ago when Apple released the incremental iOS 8.0.1...

iOS 8 Adoption Sees An Increase Post-iOS 8.1

10/28/2014, When iOS 7 was announced, many rushed to get the latest update on their phone. This was after all one of the biggest visual changes Apple has made to the iOS platform over the years, so safe to say that many were curious. Unfortunately the reception to...

Apple Clarifies Spotlight’s Data Collection Practices

10/21/2014, In Apple’s new software releases the Spotlight feature has been radically improved. On OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 it can be used for local file search, online search, and pulling information from a variety of online sources. Recently a report was...