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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.

Background Check app now available on Android

06/30/2011, Thanks to the power of technology today, everybody’s meeting new people on a frequent basis. And while most of the time the people you meet will turn out to be just your regular Joe, you can never be too careful right? After all, it’s better...

appFlash turns HTML5 apps into native iOS apps

06/30/2011, Remember Google Swiffy; the online tool that converts Flash files into HTML5? Well, the folks at appMobi have decided to take things a step further – by giving you the ability to convert those HTML5 into native iOS apps. Called appFlash, it is targeted...

Soundfreaq Ghost is one beautiful speaker dock

06/29/2011, The folks over at Soundfreaq are back with a new audio accessory called the SFQ-01W Sound Platform, or just Ghost (it’s actually the same sound platform they’ve been selling all this while, except that it now comes in a stunning white)....

Alesis iO Dock turns your iPad into a powerful recording device

06/29/2011, Sure, we all know that the iPad is a great tool especially when it comes to creating music. When you have a famous band on a major label creating an album using only the iPad – you don’t need to look any further than that. While it is great for...

iChromy for iPad updated – now with Incognito Mode

06/29/2011, Remember iChromy, the Chrome-style web browser for the iPad that we mentioned awhile ago? Since its launch it’s turned out to be quite a hit, judging by all the positive feedback left by people who decided to give the app a shot. Well, the folks...

Medtronic Lauches Mobile App For Cardiac Devices

06/29/2011, Attempting to integrate the technology we use on a daily basis into the field of medicine is not new. In fact Microsoft has expressed interest in deploying their Kinect in the operating theatre and for use in group therapy sessions. Medtronic recently...

iVigilo turns your Mac computer into a security camera

06/28/2011, Pretty much every laptop comes with a front facing camera these days, and while not everybody makes use of it for video calling, there are other ways to make use of the camera – namely as a surveillance devices. The folks over at Naboo have just...

Anuman Interactive Drawing Kit HD updated for the Apple iPad

06/28/2011, One of the best things about having a touchscreen device like a tablet is the ability to use it as a blank canvas for your masterpieces. Many apps have been released to let users unleash their creative talent with nothing but their fingers and the tablet....

Apple changes return App Store return policy in Taiwan

06/27/2011, After being threatened with a fine by the Taiwanese government for not having a 7-day return policy, it looks like Apple has given in to the authorities. It has been reported that the Apple App Store for Taiwan has changed its return policy from not...

BuildMyBod App Helps You Visualize Your Perfect Figure

06/27/2011, Plastic surgery is starting to become more and more common these days, along with increasing demand, which is probably one of the reasons why plastic surgeon, Dr. Jonathan Kaplan set about creating the BuildMyBod app.

Scam Detector helps you detect scams with your iPhone

06/27/2011, Are you the sort of person who’s always falling for scams? Are you having trouble telling apart what is real and what isn’t? Fortunately there’s a solution just for people like you. The folks over at Amos Studios have announced the...