iOS and iPhone Timeline: From iPhone to iOS 5 in 5 Years

iPhone 3G goes on Sale

Since the introduction in 2007, the iPhone has shaken up the mobile industry with the iPhone, the largest app store, a tightly controlled but beautiful iOS operating system and yearly upgrades to the iPhone. As we approach WWDC 2011 where Apple will announce iOS 5 and may announce an iPhone 5 or may not announce […]

What Apple’s iPad 2 Announcement Means to Other Gadget Makers

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Apple officially announced the iPad 2 and iOS 4.3, ending months of speculation. The new updates are bad news for a lot of other gadget manufacturers, not just tablet makers. More than 15 million iPads have been sold already. It was the fastest selling gadget in the history of gadgets. That’s not bad at all […]

Looxcie camcorder headset now available for iOS, add a camera to your iPad


Previously released with full support for only Android, a new version of the Looxcie wearable camcorder headset has launched for iPhones running iOS 4.2. Good news for iPhone users who want a little spycam to record the events of their daily life, but it could be bigger news for iPad owners who want camera support.

iOS 4.2 zap your media? There’s a fix for that.


There’s a bug that can zap the iPod app on an iOS device updated to 4.2, preventing it from seeing the stored media. The media seems to still be there, but the iPod app doesn’t recognize it. Fortunately, the fix is already in.

MacWorld: iOS 4.2 Supposedly Coming Today at 10am PST


Xavier might not be upgrading his iPad when iOS 4.2 is released but I will. And the latest rumor/word/speculation/prediction/guess is that Apple will release it today around 10am PST. That comes via MacWorld. Why will I be doing this so quickly? There’s certainly logic in waiting given the delays we’ve already seen. The biggest reason […]

iOS 4.2 not needed for apps to register as file destinations


Checking the work website today, I discovered that a feature supposedly new to iOS 4.2 works on my iPhone running iOS 4.1. According to an announcement by Evernote, “iOS 4.2 allows apps to register themselves as destinations for certain file types.” Yet, I’m finding this feature already works with their updated iPhone app while running […]

Apple to Delay iOS 4.2 Release Possible WiFi Bug To Blame

Given that the supposed release today of iOS 4.2 wasn’t exactly an official thing, the fact that the Internets are going crazy saying Apple is delaying the release is interesting news. This has grown from one site saying the new OS would be released next Tuesday, to a possible two week delay. Speculation centers on […]

The Curious Mystery of AirPrint


So, yesterday Apple dropped the Mac OSX 10.6.5 update and many thought that would clear up the rumors and mystery about whether or not AirPrint was going to be pulled or not. Apparently, at least for the moment, the mystery remains. Steve Jobs reportedly emailed a user yesterday saying “don’t believe everything you read” about […]

Impending iOS 4.2 Update Shows Apple Lagging Behind Android


So, at some point in the near future, possibly Friday, Apple will release its next update to its iOS devices, iOS 4. This is supposed to be a unifying update bringing the iPad, the iPhone, and the iPod Touch all together, in what many anticipate as a road that leads to some sort of merging […]

iOS 4.2 for iPad Coming Friday Maybe Without AirPrint


Speculation about when Apple will release iOS 4.2 for the iPad (and other iOS devices) is about to end soon I hope. Word is running around that the iOS update will come this Friday at 10am PST. But that’s not official yet. Before that happens it appears Apple will be releasing Mac OSX 10.6.5 and […]

iOS 4.2 for iPad Beta Video Walkthrough


After using my iPhone 4 for almost three months, the iPad is starting to feel a bit stale. I find myself trying to perform iOS4 tasks on the iPad, forgetting that it runs on an obsolete operating system. Fortunately, iOS4.2 for iPad is just around the corner and it looks great so far. Our friendĀ Andru […]