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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.

CounterPath Bria iPad Edition released

06/09/2011, According to the results of surveys done by analysts, nearly one in four enterprises already use tablets and by 2013, so will the majority of businesses. Seeing how popular tablets have become; CounterPath has decided to take advantage of the growing...

Magellan RoadMate 2.0 keeps you informed while on the road

06/08/2011, Magellan has just announced an update to its RoadMate app that’s available for the iPhone. Now version 2.0, the RoadMate app provides a new user interface, free lifetime maps, free traffic updates, Yelp API and Google local search for the US, Canada...

CineXPlayer brings 3D movies to the iPad

06/08/2011, Who says you need fancy displays or glasses to experience 3D content on your tablets these days? Well, if you own an iPad, that’s not the case anymore. NXP software has just launched the 2nd generation CineXPlayer that allows iPad users to enjoy the...

UberMedia releases Uber50 theme for the iPhone

06/07/2011, Fans of rap superstar 50 Cent are going to be excited at this piece of news – UberMedia, the creators of popular Twitter client – UberSocial have announced the availability of the Uber50 theme for the iPhone. Previously released for BlackBerry phones,...

The Financial Times launches web app version of its publication

06/07/2011, It looks like The Financial Times has found a way to circumvent giving Apple a 30% cut of its profits made from magazine subscriptions: through the use of a web app. The magazine has just launched the platform agnostic version of its digital magazine that...

Apple iCloud finally revealed

06/06/2011, After months of speculation and rumors, Apple has finally unveiled iCloud to the world. Touted as a replacement for MobileMe, iCloud is designed to make life easy for users to keep all their devices in sync. Be it their iPhone, iPad or Mac computer –...

Apple introduces iOS 5

06/06/2011, At the WWDC Keynote today, Scott Forstall, Senior Vice President of iOS Software took the stage to introduce the latest version of Apple’s operating system for mobile devices to the world, putting an end and confirming recent rumors and speculations...

Cube Dog gives you a pet dog on your iPhone

06/03/2011, If you’re a fan of animals, but don’t want to deal with the hassle of taking care of one, a virtual pet might be just for you. podotree has just released a new app for the iOS devices called Cube Dog. What sets this virtual pet game from other...

GarageBand for iOS updated

06/01/2011, Fans of creating music on the go while using the iPad will be pleased to know that Apple has just updated the GarageBand app for iOS devices. Bumping the app version up to version 1.01, the latest GarageBand for iOS features: Support for audio output over...

Apple iWork now available for iPhone and iPod Touch

05/31/2011, People who love working on their mobile iOS devices will be glad to know that Apple has taken productivity on the iPhone and the iPod Touch up a notch – by releasing its iWork productivity suite for those devices. Comprising of Keynote, Pages, and...

iChromy brings Chrome-style web browsing to the iPad

05/27/2011, I have a feeling that Chrome lovers with iPad tablets are going to be quite pleased. The folks over at Diigo have announced the launch of iChromy – a web browsing app that brings the some of the best features of Chrome over to the iPad. With Google...

WatchESPN app now optimized for the iPad

05/27/2011, Folks looking forward to enjoy ESPN on their 9.7” iPad tablets can rejoice – ESPN has just updated the WatchESPN app to be optimized for the iPad. Users can now enjoy their favorite sports programs on the go – on the 9.7” of the iPad. The...