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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.

GoPano micro lets you capture 360º videos with an iPhone 4

04/05/2011, For fans of taking panoramic photographs on your iPhone, how about taking it a step further and recording panoramic videos with the iPhone instead? You might be thinking – how is this possible? Well thanks to the brainchild of the folks at EyeSee360,...

iPod Touch 5th gen to have a capacitive home button?

04/05/2011, Some photographs of the next generation iPod Touch have surfaced online, showing off some very interesting features of the updated music player. The 5th generation iPod Touch is said to have a capacitive home button, and 128GB of internal storage. Judging...

Facebook app for iPhone updated

04/05/2011, Facebook has just released an updated version of their app for the iPhone. Bringing the app up to version 3.4, Facebook adds some interesting features to the iPhone. Users can now access a Map View for Places, and the ability to Check-in to Events they...

iPad 2 shipping times improve

04/05/2011, A week ago, we reported that the iPad 2 shipping times had extended to a month long worldwide, and the wait probably put off a lot of people from getting the device. Well it looks like things have gotten better – either less people are buying the...

Toyota releases official jailbreak theme for the iPhone

04/04/2011, If there’s one thing that Apple or most major companies refuse to embrace, it’s the respect or embracing of the jailbreaking community. While seeing your work hacked opened and then publicly shared with the world isn’t something most...

TrapCall: the iPhone app that unmasks blocked numbers

04/04/2011, If you’ve ever had problems with prank callers interrupting your sleep or your day with anonymous calls, and you’ve had no luck finding out who they are, TrapCall for the iPhone might be what you need. Spending a hefty 201 days in review...

PwnageTool 4.3: untethered iOS 4.3.1 Jailbreak released

04/04/2011, Folks who have been waiting for an untethered iOS 4.3.1 jailbreak, the day has arrived. No longer will you have to connect your iPhone to the computer just to reset your phone. According to an official announcement on the Dev-Team blog, the latest version...

Cablevision Optimum iPad app launched

04/04/2011, Like Time Warner did recently, Cablevision has just announced the launch of their iPad app, Optimum. Allowing users to stream everything that they can watch on their existing Cablevision subscription on the iPad for free, Optimum basically turns the iPad...

HTC Thunderbolt outsells the iPhone 4 on Verizon?

04/01/2011, According to some reports online, it looks like Verizon is doing pretty well with the HTC ThunderBolt. The first ever 4G LTE phone on the network has been said to be outselling the iPhone 4. A technology research firm, BTIG, contacted 150 Verizon Wireless...

Time Warner removes more channels from its iPad app

04/01/2011, Time Warner launched their iPad video streaming app a few weeks ago but due to its popularity (the app was crashing servers), they were forced to cut down half the amount of channels that were served on the app. And now it looks like Time Warner has run...

GarageBand 2011 updated

04/01/2011, Everybody’s favorite home-recording software on the Mac, GarageBand has just received an update that adds support for iPad files. GarageBand for the iPad was introduced earlier this month with the launch of the iPad 2, and consumers were promised...

Hasbro MY3D available April 3

03/31/2011, The MY3D binoculars that allows viewers to experience 3D content on their iPhones was unveiled late last year. The handheld binoculars-like toy has now been given a release date and a confirmed price, and details about the MY3D-compatible apps have been...

The Typescreen turns your iPad into a typewriter

03/31/2011, In today’s fast moving world of technology, the past will soon be forgotten unless we choose to keep it around. Case in point, trends in the world of fashion and music are a good example of the past resurfacing all the time. But in technology, we...