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iOS 7 Preview: Notification Center and Control Center

Perhaps one of the biggest changes to iOS with iOS 7 is the two top-layer functionality user interfaces: Notification Center and Control Center. Notification Center I’ve made no secret of the fact that I was never too pleased with the first version of Notification Center, first debuted in iOS 5. It was too crowded with information. Yes, you could…

Jelly Bean theme allows Android devices to have iOS 7 look

With iOS 7′s recent announcement, Apple’s new operating system has been the talk of tech nerds everywhere. While iOS developers have been able to use the beta for a few days now, it seems as if Android users wanted in on the iOS 7 fun, and surprisingly, they are not left out. The new theme for Jelly Bean is a combination of customized icons that look…

Telus and Rogers to get iPad and iPad mini

  While both the iPad and iPad mini have been available on LTE networks here in America for quite some time, the carriers in our neighbor country up north haven’t had the luxury of being able to pick up their favorite Apple tablet at their local carrier’s brick-and-mortar store. However, that will all change, as both Telus and Rogers have…

AT&T GoPhone service now offering 4G LTE speeds

Until recently, AT&T prepaid service called GoPhone was 3G only. However, the second-largest US carrier announced today that GoPhone customers now have access to faster data speeds on both its HSPA+ and LTE networks! As far as devices are concerned, AT&T added the Samsung Galaxy Express to its GoPhone lineup, and has stated that customers can also…

Use Cydia tweaks to turn iOS 6 into iOS 7!

The first thing on many people’s minds when iOS 7 was released was something along the lines of, “HOW DO I GET THIS RIGHT NOW?!” Unfortunately, unless you’ve registered your device with an official Apple Developer Account, you have to wait until the public release of the software to explore everything iOS 7 has to offer… or do you?! Redmond Pie posted…

iOS 7 alternative icons show up on Apple’s website

Some alternative iOS 7 icons have appeared on Apple’s website revealing different designs for a couple of key apps. Whilst it’s not clear why these alternative icons have appeared, they were spotted by 9to5 Mac on Apple’s mobile site. Notably, the weather icon shown is actually displaying a temperature, which may well be live, similar to the live icon…

Yahoo! Sports for iOS gets new UI: now available on iPad

Yahoo! Sports has released a brand new app update bringing a refreshed design and support for iPad. Version 4.0 brings a fresh, clean design which should really improve navigation around the app. The user interface apparently heralds a “new era”, reflective of Yahoo!’s renewed push towards the internet presence it once enjoyed. The second major…

What iOS 7 looks like on the iPad [photo]

By now I’m sure you’ll have noticed that no iOS 7 beta previews have feature screen shots of the latest version of iOS working on a tablet. There’s good reason for that: It’s simply not ready yet. We’ve not really had any real indication as to how it’s going to look on an iPad display. Thankfully, some nifty spy-work by iGen (via 9to5Mac) has unveiled…

iOS 7 Preview: Weather [VID]

The weather application in preview iOS releases has always been ugly and I never used it. With that being said I kept an open mind when trying the default weather client in iOS 7. I must say I was happily surprised by its overall look and performance. The user interface follows the rest of iOS 7, being clean and light looking. Inside the weather…