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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.

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...

Make Your iPhone Look Like A Mac Keyboard With This Case

06/27/2011, If you’ve ever had the desire to make your gadgets fit in with each other in terms of design, and you also happen to own a Mac computer, then perhaps this keyboard case will be the perfect companion for your iPhone 4 and your other Apple gadgets and...

Skype for iPad video leaked online

06/26/2011, Tired of being limited to only chatting with Facetime over the iPad 2? Well, we’ve got some great news for you. The folks over at Mac Rumors managed to get their hands on a video clip demonstrating Skype for iPad that was allegedly posted on...

iTrem lets your iPhone monitor Parkinson’s disease

06/24/2011, It’s time to add one more item to the never ending list of things the iPhone can do. The folks over at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) have managed to develop an iPhone app that allows users to monitor Parkinson’s disease and other...