iOS

  • iOS 6 Review: The Highs, The Lows, And Everything In Between

    iOS 6 Review: The Highs, The Lows, And Everything In Between

    iOS 6 is here, and you’re probably in some stage of trying to download or install it on one or more device if you’re reading this, or at least contemplating an upgrade. Some might be thinking about hanging back, waiting to see if the changes result in a net gain or not. Well let me tell you upfront: this is an update that should please most, if not all, with the possible exception… Read More

  • iOS 6 Is Now Available: Here’s What Features Your iDevice Gets

    iOS 6 Is Now Available: Here’s What Features Your iDevice Gets

    Apple has pushed iOS 6 live, meaning you can update now, either by visiting Settings > General > Software Update on your iPhone 3GS or later, iPod touch 4th gen or later, or iPad, or by plugging into iTunes and checking for updates. The update offers a long list of new features, including some highlights like system-wide Facebook integration, Apple’s new Passbook app, a much… Read More

  • Tello Launches PassTools To Help Businesses Build Their Apple Passbook Passes

    Tello Launches PassTools To Help Businesses Build Their Apple Passbook Passes

    One of the highlights of Apple’s iOS 6 launch today is Passbook, the company’s new tool for managing your loyalty cards, coupons, boarding passes, movie tickets and similar cards that you may currently be carrying around in your wallet. For businesses, this is a great opportunity to bring their loyalty programs and coupons into the twenty-first century, but how to get started… Read More

  • Reminder: Apple’s iOS 6 Arrives Tomorrow, Here’s What You Need To Know

    Reminder: Apple’s iOS 6 Arrives Tomorrow, Here’s What You Need To Know

    Apple’s latest mobile operating system gets released tomorrow, a few days ahead of the iPhone 5’s launch on Friday. iOS 6 brings a lot of new stuff, and we’ve covered that in detail in previous posts. Here’s the skinny on what’s important to remember ahead of the iOS 6 launch tomorrow beyond the added features, which we’ll let you know about as soon as… Read More

  • Outbid’s Latest App Update Lets Users Listen To Live Auctioneers On Their iDevices

    Outbid’s Latest App Update Lets Users Listen To Live Auctioneers On Their iDevices

    Outbid’s real-time mobile auctions are neat enough as is, but the company has just pushed out an iOS app update that packs a much-needed feature to make the auction experience complete: users can now hear live auctioneers hawking their goods. But let’s back up a bit first. In case you’re not yet familiar, Outbid allows users to create fee-free auctions through which they can… Read More

  • Twitter Announces New Design With Focus On Profile Pages, iPad Update On The TODAY Show

    Twitter Announces New Design With Focus On Profile Pages, iPad Update On The TODAY Show

    Today, Twitter’s CEO Dick Costolo announced a new design with a focus on profile pages and an iPad update on the TODAY Show, live. The show teased “big changes” coming to Twitter, and drew it out pretty well giving a company tour. The company announced that there are over 140 million users, with 340 million tweets per day, currently. Twitter also has an $8B valuation, which… Read More

  • Chrome For iOS Market Share Reaches 2.7%

    Chrome For iOS Market Share Reaches 2.7%

    Google launched Chrome for iOS in June. By mid-July, Google’s browser for Apple’s mobile operating system had managed to get about 1.5% of the market and has been adding new users ever since, despite the fact that Apple makes it very hard for its users to switch browsers. Now, according to the latest data from online advertising service Chitika, Chrome for iOS drives 2.7% of all… Read More

  • Nintendo’s Wii U Hits U.S. Stores November 18, Starts At $299.99

    Nintendo’s Wii U Hits U.S. Stores November 18, Starts At $299.99

    Nintendo will finally make its Wii U available to customers this November, after having previewed the next-gen console for over a year now, the company announced at a press event today. The Wii U will come in a $299.99 Basic version in white with 8GB of onboard storage, and a 32GB Deluxe model in black for $349.99. It’ll hit the U.S. on November 18 and Europe on November 30. The console… Read More

  • Expect Labs’ MindMeld iPad App Understands Your Conversations In Real Time

    Expect Labs’ MindMeld iPad App Understands Your Conversations In Real Time

    We’ve all been there before. You’re on a phone call or video chat when someone brings up a topic you’re unfamiliar with. What are your options? You either lie about knowing what the other person is talking about or you scramble to Google or Wikipedia and search on whatever the topic might be. It happens all the time. Wouldn’t it be easier if there were a piece of… Read More