iOS

Android, iOS Still Gaining Marketshare at the Cost of Others

November 19, 2015

Android-powered smartphones extended their lead in the global marketplace in the third quarter, helped by growth in emerging markets, a survey showed Wednesday. The Google-powered operating system was used in 84.7 percent of smartphones sold worldwide in the quarter, up from 83.3 percent a year earlier, the Gartner survey showed. Apple and its iOS operating […]

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iOS 9.1, OS X 10.11.1 With New Emojis and More Now Available for Download

October 25, 2015

Apple has released the iOS 9.1 and OS 10.11.1 updates for eligible iOS devices and Macs respectively. Apple has also rolled out the watchOS 2.0.1 update to Apple Watch users. iOS 9.1 brings improvements to Live Photos feature introduced in the iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus, over 150 new emoji characters (including the […]

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Apple Patches Exploits Used in Latest Pangu Jailbreak With iOS 9.1

October 25, 2015

Apple’s iOS 9.1 update, which the company started to seed on Wednesday, patches two of the exploits used by the popular Chinese hacking team Pangu to provide a jailbreak for devices running iOS 9.0through iOS 9.0.2. The vulnerabilities, which Apple has patched with the recent most update, also allowed a malicious app to take over […]

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WhatsApp for iOS Updated With ‘Starred Messages’ Bookmarking Feature

October 7, 2015

WhatsApp, the popular Facebook-owned messaging service, has started rolling out a new ‘Starred Messages’ feature for iOS users in the form of an app update. The feature aims to let users quickly access bookmarked messages including images, videos, or other content quickly. WhatsApp users would now be able to ‘Star’ a message using tap and […]

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YouTube and Google Photos for iOS Updated With New Features

October 7, 2015

Google has updated Photos for iOS to add several new features to the app. Separately, YouTube for iOS has also received an update that adds several new features to it. Google has updated the Photos app for iOS to version 1.4 and added several new features. As per the changelog offered on the app’s App […]

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iOS 9’s App Thinning Feature That Can Help Save Space Finally Goes Live

October 6, 2015

If you were waiting for the arrival of iOS 9’s new feature called “app thinning,” your wait is over. Apple said that it has fixed the iCloud backup issue that had delayed the release of the app thinning feature, and starting with iOS 9.0.2, which was recently released, app developers get access to the updated […]

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Apple solves more iOS 9 problems with iOS 9.0.2

October 6, 2015

Apple is in full bug-fixing mode, pushing iOS 9.0.2 out today to solve a handful of problems. This is the second update to iOS 9 in two weeks. Here are all the issues you can expect iOS 9.0.2 to fix, according to Apple: Fixes an issue with the setting to turn on or off app […]

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YouTube iOS App Update Brings Material Design And More

October 6, 2015

Google has released an new version of their YouTube iOS app, the new app comes with Google’s Material Design and a range of new features. The app now comes with a new interface that is designed to make it easier to discover new videos and it now also comes with some built in editing tools. […]

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Google Wallet iOS App Update Enables Contact Payments

October 5, 2015

A new update to the Google Wallet iOS application has today enabled the ability for users to easily send and receive money from contacts on their mobile devices. The new update has been designed by Google to simplify money transfers between users throughout the US and follows on from the launch of Android Pay earlier […]

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Apple iOS 9 Released, Some Users Having Issues Downloading It

October 5, 2015

Apple has now released the next major version of their mobile OS, Apple iOS 9 and the software is now available to download. Whilst the Apple iOS 9 software update is now available, some users, myself included, are having trouble downloading the update. We have managed to download the update to an iPad Mini but […]

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