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iOS 5.1 Beta References Unique Unreleased iPad Model

Posted on 29/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple’s iOS 5.1 beta released to developers last night contained more than meets the eye, revealing a never before seen iPad product ID (iPad 2,4), which could reference an unreleased Sprint iPad 2.

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iPhone 5 and iPad 3 Referenced in iOS 5.1 Beta

Posted on 29/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Following Apple’s release of iOS 5.1 beta to developers last night, some interesting new code code strings have been discovered in the new beta referencing both the iPhone 5 and the iPad 3.

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Unlimited Tethering App Gets Into App Store

Posted on 29/11/2011 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Apple has surprisingly approved an unlimited tethering app on the App Store, letting you use your iPhone’s data connection on your Mac or PC. I’d recommend grabbing this before Apple pulls it down.

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RIM Expanding with Security Software for iOS, Android

Posted on 29/11/2011 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Research in Motion, creators of the Blackberry smartphones and tablets, have announced their expansion into the mobile security market, and plan to release a mobile security app for Android and iOS in late March 2012.

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Apple Seeds iOS 5.1 and Xcode 4.3 Betas to Developers

Posted on 29/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple has just begun seeding the first iOS 5.1 beta to developers, intended to optimise iOS 5 and repair battery issues. They have also begun seeding Xcode 4.3 beta to developers.

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Best Buy Offering iTunes Gift Cards for 20% Off

Posted on 28/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Anyone who wants to save some money on iTunes content, take note: Best Buy is currently offering $50 iTunes gift cards for $40 as part of their Cyber Monday promotion.

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Apple ‘iTV’ Set for Summer 2012 Launch?

Posted on 28/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple’s rumored and highly anticipated television will reportedly enter production in early 2012, and is expected to launch in summer of 2012.

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Suppliers Already Shipping 4-Inch Screens for iPhone 5?

Posted on 28/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Japanese Apple blog Macotakara reports that Hitachi and Sony have already begin shipping 4″ displays for a future iOS device (presumable the next-gen iPhone), as well as display panels for the iPad 3.

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iPhone 4 Self-Combusts on Australian Flight

Posted on 28/11/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

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An iPhone 4 user got a nasty surprise recently when his iPhone 4 began smoking and glowing red-hot on Australian Regional Express flight Zl319.

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