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iOS 7: All About Notification Center

Posted on 18/09/2013 by Chris Hauk

Notification Center was first introduced with iOS 5. In its infancy, it was intended mostly as a central location to view notifications from your apps. The debut of iOS 7 sees Notification Center becoming so much more. Let’s take a look…

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Which New iOS 7 Features Will be Available on Your Device?

Posted on 18/09/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

As with previous iOS releases, Apple doesn’t support all of their new iOS features on their older hardware. So, which iOS 7 features will work on your iOS device? TheAppleLounge has put together this handy image to show you the answer in the best possibly way – with bright colors! Take a look!

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Apple Releases Xcode 5, With 64-Bit App Support, iOS 7 API, and More

Posted on 18/09/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Following today’s release of iOS 7, Apple has also pushed out a major new release of their Xcode app development tool. The update adds support for iOS 7, a compiler for 64-bit apps designed for the iPhone 5S, a much simpler method to enable Apple’s cloud services, including Game Center, faster performance, and more.

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Microsoft Releases a New Critical Update for Office for Mac 2011

Posted on 18/09/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Microsoft has released a new critical update for Microsoft Office for Mac 2011, containing a number of critical security vulnerabilities that could otherwise compromise your Mac. The Office for Mac 2011 14.3.7 update fixes a long list of bugs, specifically those relating to Outlook.

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Apple Releases iOS 7 – Here’s Everything You Need to Know!

Posted on 18/09/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Today’s the big day! Apple has just officially released iOS 7 to the public. The update is available now for immediate download as an over-the-air update for the iPhone,iPad, and iPod touch. Go get it (go into Settings > General > Software Update on your device).

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How to Upgrade Your Device to iOS 7

Posted on 18/09/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Apple will be releasing iOS 7 later today, but what should you do? Install it, of course! Once you’ve prepared your device and backed up your data, you’re ready to upgrade and give it a go. Here’s how to install the update once it becomes available.

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iOS 7: The Complete Upgrade Guide

Posted on 18/09/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

With iOS 7 practically upon us, you may have some questions, or might be wondering whether or not you should even upgrade. There’s certainly plenty to think about before hitting that update button, so we’ve put together this guide to help you decide and provide you with some advice.

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Apple Releases iTunes 11.1, With iOS 7 Support, iTunes Radio, and More

Posted on 18/09/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Just ahead of the release of iOS 7, which is expected to become available literally any moment now, Apple has released a major new updated to iTunes – version 11.1. iTunes 11.1 brings a number of significant features and improvements, including support for iOS 7, Podcast Stations, iTunes Radio, and more.

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Mini Review: Forecast – A Solid Effort From a Beginning App Developer

Posted on 18/09/2013 by Chris Hauk

We here at MacTrast are big believers in encouraging young programmers who are getting their feet wet in the iOS App Store ecosystem. So, when a new iPhone weather app that was written by a 17-year old student in Brooklyn, NY came to our attention, we knew we’d have to find out more about both the app, and the programmer.

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