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was once upon a time called iPhone OS, or "operating system", which is the software that provides all the basic device functionality and is the interface between the hardware and applications. iOS was introduced with the iPhone on January 9 2007, and it was originally not intended to be programmable by third parties. Steve Jobs had envisioned that developers could create Web Apps that would run in the browser. This changed less than one year after when the iPhone SDK (software development kit) was introduced in October 2007. Today, hundreds of thousands of apps have been created for this platform. iPhone OS became iOS on June 2010. Interestingly, both iPhone and iOS were former trademarks of Cisco, that Apple now uses under a license.

Latest Snapchat Update Is All About Second Chances

12/22/2013, Snapchat is a very popular product. It gained immense popularity soon after it launched, the idea was to let people share Snaps that self-destruct after a few seconds, time limit was decided by the sender. Snapchat is still very much like that, and it...

Google Search iOS Update Brings Smarter Maps Integration And More

12/19/2013, The internet search giant today released a redesigned Google Search app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Its updated app comes with a slightly refined design that’s in line with the user interface changes that Apple has made in iOS 7, its latest...

MyGlass iOS App Available Once Again

12/19/2013, Earlier this week the MyGlass iOS app for Google Glass appeared online. It was available for download only for a short while before Google pulled it, promising that it would be released later in the week. A couple of days after that little incident,...

MyGlass App For iOS Spotted For A While On App Store

12/18/2013, We did talk about the MyGlass app in September earlier this year, where this particular app would be able to offer Google Glass owners control with an Android-powered device. Well, that sounds about right, but what happens if you have a pair of Google...

Replay for iOS Makes Cool Videos Automatically in Seconds

12/17/2013, Replay is a new application that allows iPhone owners to create automatically compelling videos using the photos and the video clips stored in the gallery. When Jeff Boudier, co-founder, Stupeflix, the company behind Replay, showed me a demo a month ago,...

Tomb Raider For iOS

12/17/2013, When Lara Croft first hit the scene, I am quite sure that many people were looking at more than just her curves, especially for those whose hormones have just begun to rage. Of course, back then, she came with extremely bare graphics compared to what we...

Original Tomb Raider Released For iOS Devices

12/17/2013, It was back in 1996 that the first Tomb Raider game was launched, and we’re sure that many gamers, especially the old school ones, have plenty of fond memories of the game. Well the good news is that if you were looking forward to reliving some memories...

Cut The Rope 2 Launching Exclusively On iOS Dec. 19

12/13/2013, ZeptoLab’s Cut the Rope has arguably one of the most popular games on iOS and Android for quite some time as people just can’t seem to get enough of helping Om Nom enjoy a piece of candy at the end of each level. The game’s sequel, Cut the Rope 2,...

Remote App For iOS Updated With iTunes Radio Support

12/12/2013, If you’re an iTunes Radio listener, you might be interested to learn that Apple has recently released an update for its Remote app which will now allow iTunes Radio listeners to control playback through their smartphone/tablet when listening to the...

Fleksy Keyboard Makes Its Way To iOS Through Third-Party Apps

12/12/2013, If there’s one thing about Android is that it is not as restrictive compared to iOS. This means that users are able to customize their device to their liking, sometimes without even having to root their phone. For example customization could be a change...

Google Maps iOS And Android Apps Updated With Gmail Integration

12/12/2013, Google has started rolling out the updated Google Maps app for iOS and Android, apart from the usual tweaks, bug fixes and performance improvements, the update also brings a number of new features. The biggest feature is Gmail integration, which means...

Southwest Airlines Offer $2 iMessaging Service For iOS Users

12/11/2013, Last month we reported that Southwest Airlines would be offering its passengers gate-to-gate WiFi as part of the FAA’s new ruling where personal electronic devices could be used during all stages of the flight. However this also meant that passengers...