Our source reports that Apple’s social integration in iOS 5 will feature much more than Twitter (which was revealed at the WWDC 2011 keynote), and has found evidence within the developer beta to suggest that additional integration, such as with FaceBook, LinkedIn, and Flickr, might also be included.
The iPhone-Dev team have updated Redsn0w to Jailbreak iOS 5 (Developer release) on a number of iDevices. This Jailbreak is a tethered one and is not a carrier unlock.
According to our source, iOS 5 might bring the ability to play back 1080p video content on the iPad 2, as well as possibly the iPhone 4S and the AppleTV. Our source notes that with iOS 5 beta 1, 1080P video content now transfers and plays smoothly on the iPad 2.
Among the many claims made at WWDC was the claim that IOS 5 would not leave any devices behind, and would even work on the iPhone 3GS. A closer look, however, reveals that not all devices may be able to take advantage of all of iOS 5’s features.
Just made a racy phone phone call, but don’t want your wife to find out about it? According to our source, iOS 5 brings good news! In iOS 5, you can now delete the record of that one specific call without clearing out your entire calling history.
According to a UK-based app developer, Apple has ripped off his Wi-Fi Sync iOS app that was rejected a year ago. Apple announced the availability of its own Wi-Fi Sync in iOS 5 at WWDC 2011 this week.
Among the big news from the WWDC 2011 keynote was Apple unveiling iMessage for iOS. iMessage allows users of any iOS 5 device, whether its an iPad, iPod Touch, or iPhone, to send text messages, photos, video, locations, and more, without having to pay for text messages.
If you’re still “thirsty” after checking out our first 5 iOS features, you’ll be excited to note that there are more – it’s not over yet! Check out the latter portion of our unsung features below.
Network admins and geeks alike will be able manage their AirPort networks from the beach, thanks to iOS 5.
In a reversal of its policies for in-app subscriptions, Apple has decided to let the free market decide by lifting pricing restrictions for subscription content.
Apple made a lot of announcements at WWDC that may assimilate many existing apps into their next iOS release. One potential upcoming iOS5 camera feature that may result in some apps become redundant is the inclusion of code that indicates Apple is to introduce a native panoramic function in iOS 5.
Apple has announced its 2011 Design Award winners at WWDC. The awards are the Oscars for apps and recognize the best developers in four categories: iPhone, iPad, Mac and Student.
Sure, the 2011 WWDC SteveNote was great, and highlighted a lot of the new and interesting features coming in Lion, iOS 5, and iCloud, but what about the features they didn’t emphasize? We take a look at 5 of the features of iOS 5 NOT emphasized in the keynote that we think you’ll love.
Less than 24 hours after the iOS 5 Developer Beta was unleashed, it was successfully jail broken. Ordinarily, this would be good news, except that our source reports that this is a tethered jailbreak, and additionally, hopes of an untethered jailbreak seem to have been crushed by a recent discovery.
If you don’t mind killing your iPhone’s ability to connect to a mobile carrier, you can upgrade to iOS 5 Beta without an Apple Developer account.
Silicon Alley Insider has gotten their hands on a developer copy of iOS 5 and clearly broken Apple’s non-disclosure agreement to post screenshots of the forthcoming mobile OS.