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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.

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...

Google Drive On iOS Allows File Sorting Now

12/10/2013, It has been quite a day for iOS users, as we have learned that the Amazon Cloud Drive photos app on the iOS platform has received native iPad as well as video upload support, which is a good thing, really. After all, as an end user of any product, would...

Farm Heroes Saga Arriving On iOS And Android Early Next Year

12/10/2013, Are there versions of a Facebook game that has made its way over to the mobile device platform with huge success? Sure, and this particular phenomenon is not limited to just one way traffic, as there are other titles that have made it big on the mobile...

Apple Including U.S. In ’12 Days Of Gifts’ Giveaway App

12/10/2013, The holiday season is upon us, which means it’s the season of giving which is why Apple has been holding an annual “12 Days of Gifts” promotion for its iOS App Store. The 12 Days of Gifts comes in the form of a giveaway app that was only available...

Let Your Favorite Tunes Wake You Up With Pandora For iOS

12/09/2013, Waking up can be quite a difficult task at hand, especially when you consider how the weather outside seems to be so fine for sleeping in. Many of us use the alarm clock function on our smartphones to help us get out of bed, and without a Snooze function...

Forbes: Windows Phone Could Overtake iOS In Due Time

12/06/2013, I guess if there is one thing that corporations and companies should take note of, it would be this – one should never, ever, rest on one’s laurels. After all, you can never quite tell just when your company might fall behind the competitor so...

Razer Kazuyo iPhone Gamepad Leaked

12/06/2013, Ever since Apple announced they’ll begin supporting external gamepads for the iPhone and iPod touch, several accessory manufacturers have been scrambling to come up with something iOS gamers would want to use instead of on-screen virtual controls....

Double Dragon Trilogy Arrives On iOS And Android Platforms

12/05/2013, DotEmu, a developer and publisher who specializes in modern releases of retro games that many of us grew up playing, have just announced that Double Dragon Trilogy can now be played on your iOS or Android-powered device. It is available on the iPhone,...