iOS 5.1 for iPhone 3GS: Final Impressions and Performance

iOS 5.1 for iPhone 3GS: Final Impressions and Performance

Earlier this month, I wrote about my initial experiences with iOS 5.1, Apple’s latest iOS update, on my iPhone 3GS. As many of you know, I am one of the last tech writer’s on the planet that totes an iPhone 3GS as his main device. I’ve gone back to it even after buying the Samsung […]

New iPad Jailbreak Successful, But You Still Have to Wait

New iPad Jailbreaking Continues

Today is March 16th and that means that it’s launch day for Apple’s new iPad. It also means that the device is in the hands on some people that are going to want to jailbreak it. Well, guess what? iOS hacker MuscleNerd has tweeted out a photo that shows a jailbreak on the new iPad […]

Work Starts on iPhone 4S Jailbreak for iOS 5.1

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Now that Apple has released iOS 5.1 to the masses, work has started on a jailbreak for the iPhone 4S, iPad 2 and the new iPad. pod2g, a member of the iOS Dream Team, announced that he is “working actively on finding vulnerabilities in 5.1.” The announcement came on Twitter in response to a user […]

iOS 5.1 Convinced me to Un-Jailbreak the iPhone 4S

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I was incredibly excited about the iPhone 4S jailbreak when it was released earlier this year. I immediately jailbroke my iPhone 4S on iOS 5.0.1 and showed you how to jailbreak the iPhone 4S, but now that iOS 5.1 is out I decided to reverse course. I spent this afternoon un-jailbreaking my iPhone 4S so […]

Why You Should Wait to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

How to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

iOS 5.1 brings a number of great new features to the iPhone and iPad. We are recommending that most users upgrade to iOS 5.1 as soon as possible, but for a few users, this doesn’t make sense. (Read: 5 Reasons You Should Upgrade to iOS 5.1 Today) If you fall into one of these categories, you should […]

5 Reasons to Upgrade to iOS 5.1 Today

iOS 5.1 Update

Apple has released iOS 5.1, a new version of the software that powers you iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. There are a ton of great new features in iOS 5.1 that make it one of the best updates to iOS yet. While many users are already on iOS 5.0.1, this update is the perfect reason […]

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak Already Available

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Apple just launched iOS 5.1 and a lot of people installed it already, but jail breakers worried they would not be able to get the new update for some time. Not so! It turns out the Dev Team already released an iOS 5.1 jailbreak using the Redsn0w jailbreak tool. The Dev Team announced they cracked […]

New iPad and Apple TV News Round-Up

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Here’s a complete guide to Apple’s new iPad and Apple TV announcements. During today’s keynote at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, Apple CEO Tim Cook and his colleagues introduced new hardware and software. Apple’s new iPad features the highest resolution of any Apple device. It even has more pixels than a 1080p […]

How to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

How to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

In addition to announcing a new iPad, Apple also launched a new version of its mobile software called iOS 5.1 at its event today in San Francisco. While the update isn’t exactly the massive update that we thought it would be, it does bring quite a few features to the table for iDevice owners including […]

iOS 5.1 on iPhone 3GS: First Impressions and Performance

iOS 5.1 on iPhone 3GS: First Impressions and Performance

Today, Apple not only announced a new iPad complete with a Retina Display, 4G LTE connectivity, and an upgraded camera, but it also released the latest version of iOS 5 called iOS 5.1. The update isn’t exactly the earth shattering update that many thought it might be – those rumored Siri features didn’t come along […]

iOS 5.1 Makes Photos and Photo Stream better

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Tim Cook and company didn’t spend much time going over iOS 5.1 features aside from adding Japanese to Siri. There are some pretty big changes to PhotoStream and how iPhones and iPads take photos. The camera button is now on the lock screen at all times. You no longer have to double tap the home […]

Apple’s Servers Giving Errors to iOS 5.1 Upgraders

Apple's Servers Giving Errors to iOS 5.1 Upgraders

Apple has announced the new iPad, complete with Retina Display, 4G LTE and a new camera, but it also unveiled iOS 5.1, the latest version of the company’s mobile software. And while the software has become available to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners, some users are having issues snagging the update from Apple’s servers. […]

iOS 5.1 Now Available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

iOS 5.1 Now Available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

The iPad announcement has come and gone but that wasn’t the only big reveal that came from Apple’s event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. In addition to the iPad, Apple also announced a major update to its mobile operating system in iOS 5.1 which will be bringing a number of new features […]

Apple and the iPad: The Juggernaut Rolls On

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Apple is a few hours away from announcing its next edition of the iPad. Regardless of what it will be called, and to a degree, regardless of what features it will contain, the juggernaut that is Apple will continue to roll on, bowl over, or run through competition that has yet to find its footing […]

Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of iPad 3 Announcement

Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of iPad 3 Announcement

As expected, the Apple Store has gone down ahead of today’s iPad event where Apple is presumed to be announcing a brand new iPad. The tablet, expected to be called iPad 3 or iPad HD, will replace the iPad 2, which Apple launched in March of 2011. The iPad 3 is expected to have a […]

iOS 5.1 Will Bring Two Surprise Features

iOS 5.1 Will Bring Two Surprise Features

Tomorrow’s iPad event in San Francisco will likely be the launch pad for a new piece of hardware, presumably called the iPad 3 or iPad HD, but it also will likely be the launch pad for several other announcements. One of them is expected to be the highly anticipated iOS 5.1 update that is said […]

iPad HD Beating iPad 3 for Name of New iPad

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Just a few days ago, we heard that Apple’s next version of the iPad, which the company will likely announce at an event Wednesday morning in San Francisco, might be called the iPhone HD and not the iPad 3. Today, that rumor has gathered more steam as both CNET and VentureBeat are reporting that Apple […]