iOS News

Apple’s iPhone Business Twice The Size Of Google’s Entire Operation

Posted on 12/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Despite frequent talk from analysts and other sources about Android being a warrior platform that it about to overtake (or has overtaken) iPhone in marketshare, the fact still stands that Apple’s iPhone business is over twice the size of Google’e entire organization.


Eat your heart out Nintendo, researchers demo 3D iPad

Posted on 11/04/2011 by James Britton

I hate 3D films because of the headaches they give me and uncomfortable glasses I must wear. Well, it looks like that is all about to change. French researchers at Engineering Human-Computer Interaction (EHCI) have developed a method for a glasses-free 3D experience.


Change Default Browser on iOS

Posted on 11/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

There is no way to change the default browser of your iDevice… unless you Jailbreak it. If your iOS device is Jailbroken you can install the appropriately named Browser Changer to choose an alternative browser to Mobile Safari as your default browser.


iOS 4.3.2 To Fix iPad, FaceTime Issues On Verizon iPad

Posted on 11/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

According to Boy Genius Report, one of their sources has already gotten their hands on the iOS 4.3.2 update, and reports that it appears to fix Verizon iPad 2 issues that have caused 3G connections to freeze.


Ultrasn0w Updated to Support iOS 4.3.1

Posted on 10/04/2011 by Jakob Hultman

A couple of days ago we reported that the update from Ultrasn0w to enable unlock for existing iPhone unlockers was just around the corner. We are there now.


Apple Poach Two Gaming PR Executives From Nintendo & Activision

Posted on 09/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Rob Saunders

Apple has made two very welcome, and very focused, additions to the team in the shape of Rob Saunders (formerly Nintendo) and Nick Grange (formerly Activision) who will both shortly be joining Apple. Both will take up roles in the iOS / iPad departments and both come from gaming backgrounds.


Activate Multitasking Gestures On Your iDevice Through Jailbreak

Posted on 08/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

When iOS 4.3 was in early beta, one of the sexier new features was its multitouch gestures for switching between apps and doing various other actions on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. The multitouch gestures never made it to the public at large but you can now activate this feature by way of a Cydia tweak on Jailbroken devices.


Turn your $500 iOS hardware into a 30 year old game console

Posted on 07/04/2011 by James Britton

In the early 80s, my family couldn’t afford a fancy-schmancy Atari 2600 game console, but luckily I had a good friend who owned one. We’d spend hours playing Centipede, Asteroids, Football and Missile Command. If only I had my own…


iOS 4.3.2 available in 2 weeks

Posted on 07/04/2011 by James Britton

A trusted source of BGR is reporting that iOS 4.3.2 will be available in the next few weeks to address security issues and several bugs.