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iOS 5.0.1 update fails to fix battery life issues

11/11/2011, Hmmm, while Apple’s iOS 5.0.1 update which was released as a download via iTunes as well as Over The Air (OTA) yesterday was supposed to fix a myriad of issues including the battery life glitch, it seems that said update has failed. Big time, I...

iOS 5 gets auto-correct keyboard bar as well

11/09/2011, Remember our story about iOS 5 having a secret panorama mode for you to shoot your photos? Well, it seems that this is not the only Easter Egg in iOS 5 that is waiting to be discovered, as someone else also stumbled upon an auto-correct keyboard bar....

iOS 5 bugs affecting battery life, fix coming (Apple)

11/02/2011, You may have heard that some iPhone 4S users have been complaining about their battery life as of late. There are many speculations floating around, but basically, Apple came out and said that they know about a number of bugs in iOS 5 that will affect the...

Google Voice removed from Apple App Store after iOS 5 crash

10/17/2011, It seems that Google Voice and iOS 5 do not play nice with each other, after numerous customers who made the jump to iOS 5 (I wonder how many of the 20 million were affected)made complaints about Google Voice crashing. According to one who posted his...

iOS 5 Update Problems

10/12/2011, Nothing in the beta could have let us foresee that the iOS 5 update process would be harder than usual, but it was. It is fair to assume that unresponsive servers and possibly some issues with iTunes  itself may be the cause of the troubles that some...

iOS 5 download is now available

10/12/2011, The long wait is over – those of you who sat through seven Beta releases as well as a solitary gold master, the final version (that is ready for a commercial release) of Apple’s iOS 5 is now available for download to those who have compatible...

Japanese iPhones to receive earthquake alerts

08/22/2011, If you happen to be an iPhone user in Japan, then you will be pleased to know that the next update of the iOS will see you be able to receive earthquake alerts. An additional mode or channel of notification will definitely be welcome, especially when...

iOS 5 beta 6 jailbroken

08/22/2011, If you are part of the iOS hacking community, then surely you would be aware that Apple’s latest beta, iOS 5 beta 6, has been jailbroken. Yes sir, the Sn0wbreeze 2.8 Beta 6 unlock tool will enable developers to jailbreak iOS 5 beta 6, where this...

iOS 5 beta 3 jailbroken

07/11/2011, Boy, was that fast. We just reported about iOS 5 beta 3 being made available to developers recently, and here we are with news that it has already been jailbroken – thanks to the iPhone Dev-Team, as usual. This merry group has confirmed that a...

Apple iOS 5 gains top spot in HTML5 speed test

06/21/2011, Back in April, Microsoft did put up a demo that showed off their then-experimental Windows Phone Mango alongside its Internet Explorer 9 Mobile browser that managed to work in tandem to deliver a much higher score on a custom-made HTML5 test compared to...

iOS 5 jailbroken with redsn0w 0.9.8b1

06/10/2011, We already know that iOS 5 can be jailbroken, and here we have word that the iPhone Dev Team has released a tool which will enable just about any Tom, Dick and Harry to jailbreak iOS 5. Of course, caveat emptor applies here although there really...

Apple iOS 5.0 in testing already?

04/27/2011, A developer has noted that Apple’s iOS 5.0 has already been thrusted knee deep into field testing – at least that is what FutureTap, the creator of Where To?, claims. After all, FutureTap did mention that they have received a crash report from...