iOS 5.0.2 to Fix iPhone Battery Issues, iOS 5.1 to Bring New Features to Siri?

iPhone 4S

According to a report from, a report which cites information from an unnamed Apple software engineer, Apple is working hard on iOS 5.0.2 and that the company hopes it will address the battery life issues that iPhone owners are still encountering even after the iOS 5.0.1 update rolled out. Apple is apparently trying to […]

iOS 5 on iPhone 3GS: Final Impressions and Performance

iOS 5

Shortly after Apple released iOS 5, I loaded it up onto my iPhone 3GS and expected a chaotic, sluggish experience. However, as you might know, my first impressions of iOS 5 were much different. I was pleasantly surprised with how well the software ran on my two year old phone and I began recommending the software to […]

Get iOS 5 and iCloud Features On Your Android Phone and Tablet


Yesterday was the big day for Apple device owners as the iOS 5 update hit. Though the upgrade didn’t go smoothly for everyone, many are enjoying their updated iPhones and iPads right this second. Android owners are looking at the lack of Ice Cream Sandwich in their lives and thinking: “Where’s Mine?” Even if you […]

Getting Error 3200 When Upgrading to iOS 5? You’re Not Alone

iOS 5

Just a short time ago, I told you about the issues I was having with upgrading my iPhone 3GS and my iPad 2 to the latest piece of Apple software, iOS 5. I kept trying and each time, I was greeted with an error called ‘Error 3200′. At first, I figured that it had to […]

Poll: Has Your iOS 5 Upgrade Gone Smoothly?


Today was supposed to be a fantastic day for those with an iPhone, an iPad or an iPad touch. And that’s because today is iOS 5 launch day, a day that many of you have been waiting for since WWDC 2011 or longer. Myself included. Unfortunately, the upgrade process has been anything but smooth for […]

How to Manually Upgrade to iOS 5

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Most of you will just want to sit and download all of the necessary updates for iOS 5 through iTunes. However, for those of you that don’t like to sit around and wait, you have the option of downloading the iOS 5 update directly, bypassing the stagnant iTunes servers. So, if you want to cut […]

iOS 5 Now Available for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

iOS 5

The time has finally come for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners as Apple has pushed out the iOS 5 update, its latest and greatest piece of mobile software. It has been 128 days since Apple announced the software at WWDC 2011 and just a few short days since it made the October 12th release […]

iOS 5 Release Date Confirmed to Be October 12th

iOS 5

Apple has confirmed that its latest and greatest piece of mobile software, iOS 5, will start rolling out to current iDevice users, of certain varieties, on October 12th. That’s right, we finally have a concrete release date for iOS 5, months after Apple announced the software at WWDC 2011. (Read: 5 Things to do Before You […]

Apple’s iPhone 5 Event: What You Should Expect

Apple event

After months of speculation, Apple announced that it will be talking about the iPhone at an event on its Cupertino campus on October 4th. Needless to say, all eyes will be on the event. For many reasons. One, this will be the first major Apple event Tim Cook presides over as company CEO. Two, with […]

iPhone 5 Release Date Pegged for October 14th

iPhone 5 Release Date Pegged as October 14th

We now know that Apple is planning on talking iPhone in just a few short days at an event on October 4th which means that we should see an official release date for the iPhone 5/iPhone 4S on that date. Until then though, we’re left to whispers and those whispers, from Macotakara are pointing to […]

iOS 5 Release Date Pegged for October 10th

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A new report from AppleInsider claims that Apple might be preparing to roll out its latest version of mobile software, iOS 5, on or around October 10th. That date comes from a source that claims that Apple has informed AppleCare, it’s customer service arm, that it should expect an influx of iOS-related calls starting Monday, […]

Apple Reportedly Disabling Non-Developer Devices Running iOS 5

iOS 5

According to a report from, Apple has apparently begun closing the accounts of developers that have sold off early access to Cupertino’s latest and greatest software, iOS 5. You may remember, shortly after the June announcement, we presented a number of ways for you to get iOS 5 on your iDevice. Turns out, Apple’s […]

How iOS 5 Beta Is Hurting The App Store

iOS 5

Apple’s upcoming new software for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, iOS 5, is currently available in beta form for developers. In addition to devs, there are tons of other regular iDevice owners hoping on the iOS 5 beta train without understanding what a beta is and in the process hurting app reviews on the […]

iOS 5 Lets You Customize Your Own Vibration Patterns

iOS 5

iOS 5 is going to be bringing a ton of features along with it this fall among them wireless syncing,  a notification center, deep Twitter integration, and better camera features just to name a few. In total there are around 200 new features however not all of them were touched on at WWDC and one […]

Apple Accused of Ripping Off iOS 5 Feature from Student

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Apple has been accused of stealing an application its using in its upcoming iOS 5 software after rejecting the application from the iTunes App Store due to “security concerns” and because the app performed functions outside of the SDK. Back in May of 2010, Apple rejected an application made by a student named Greg Hughes. […]

iOS 5 Works Well on iPhone 3GS (Video)

iOS 5

There had been speculation prior to WWDC that Apple might exclude the iPhone 3GS from the benefits of the iOS 5 update. As we now know, iOS 5 will indeed be coming to the 3GS when it arrives sometime this fall. However, as it did with the release of iOS 4 last year, Apple has […]

Watch Apple iOS 5 in Action (Video)

iOS 5

Yesterday was a big day for Apple. The company kicked off its Worldwide Developers Conference by announcing a trio of products including OS X Lion, iCloud and its latest mobile software, iOS 5. iOS 5 will be headed to the iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad, iPad 2, and the 3rd and 4th generation iPod touch […]

iOS Coming This Fall Points to a Fall Release of the iPhone 5

iOS coming This Fall

As Apple presented iOS 5 at WWDC 2011, they had the rabid Apple fans licking their lips in anticipation, but probably disappointed the crowd and other observers when they confirmed that the new mobile OS won’t ship till some time “this fall” meaning anywhere from September 1 to November 30. For the developers present, they can get […]

Split Keyboard for Thumb Typing Coming to iPad with iOS 5

iOS 5 Grab Handles for Easier Thumb Typing

Apple’s new iOS 5 will bring a dramatic improvement to the typing experience with something they call “Grab Handles” which is a split keyboard. This will be benefit those who need to type with their thumbs while holding their iPad or iPad 2 with two hands. Previously, one would have to have pretty large hands […]