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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.

iPad prices slashed

03/02/2011, The iPad 2 was just launched a couple of hours ago, while it isn’t up on sale yet, Apple has already slashed the prices for the previous generation iPad tablets – $100 bucks off on all the first generation models models. So if you’ve...

Hack sees iOS users play PS3 games

03/01/2011, Apple isn’t going to be too happy about all of the hacks that are going on, and here we are with yet another hack which will add another straw to the proverbial camel’s back, although it won’t break it just yet. This hack will let you...

MountMe Freedom lets you use your iPad anywhere

02/28/2011, MountMe has just announced the release of their Freedom iPad viewing solution. It is a sleek protective case that has an extremely versatile mounting component that can be easily adjusted for the various purposes you want to use it for. With 4 suction...

Retro iPhone case brings you back in time

02/28/2011, Next time you want to be the center of attention of a party, you don’t have to whip out the latest Optimus 3D or Nintendo 3DS – just show off your iPhone 4. Wait, doesn’t everybody already have one now? They might, but we’re pretty...

Kromath brings chroma keying to your iPhone

02/25/2011, VFX Warrior has just released an app for the iPhone called Kromath 3 – a Realtime 3D Chroma Keyer. In case you don’t know what a chroma keying is, it is basically a technique used to composite two different images together by completely removing a...

iPad 2 mock-up might reveal industrial design

02/24/2011, As the imminent announcement of the next generation iPad arrives next Wednesday, more leaks of the iPad 2 have started surfacing. Recently some folks over at a Japanese blog got their hands on what seems to be an accurate mock-up model of the final iPad...

Apple to increase iTunes music quality

02/22/2011, CNN has reported that Apple will be increasing the quality of their music files purchased from iTunes in the near future. According to a recently published article, the owners of the largest most successful digital music store has plans to upgrade their...

Anti Sleep Pilot turns your iPhone into an anti-sleeping device

02/17/2011, Having problems staying awake during long drives back home? Well the folks over at ASP Technology have recently released an app to solve help solve your sleeping problems. Called Anti Sleep Pilot, this app is ASP Technology’s attempt at preventing...

Second Generation Apple Peel 520 image renders found

02/16/2011, The second generation Apple Peel that was demonstrated last month has now has some product renders, and boy does it look good? In case you didn’t know, the Apple Peel is a special iPod Touch case that when fitted with a SIM card, gives your iPod...

CARbonga helps you check the safety of a vehicle

02/16/2011, If you’ve ever had to deal with purchasing a secondhand car from a dealer, you know that you’re in for a tough time especially if you know next to nothing about cars. Fortunately for you, Speedemissions has come up with an app to help you in...