Tag Archives: iOS

Apple isn’t merging iOS and OS X, it’s making them better together

A lot of things have been said about iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite “proving” that Apple is on the path to merging the two systems into one, overarching system that will eventually run on both of the platforms (a la Microsoft Windows). Well, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Sure, the visual language of OS X was shaped by iOS 7 with its gradients and…

7 of my favorite travel tech accessories – Mallorie’s choices

When you are on-the-go all the time, it’s convenient to have tech gadgets that will make traveling easier. There are a lot of great travel tech accessories out there, but over the past few months, I have gathered up some of my favorite gadgets and thought I would share them with you guys. Some of these items you have probably heard of before, but some of…

Notable details from Apple’s Q3 2014 earnings call

  Apple’s Q3 2014 earnings call just wrapped up. While the earnings and sales numbers were announced earlier, here are some important updates to take away from the call itself: Highlights Over 20 million people streamed the WWDC keynote in June. Apple is receiving a great response to their iOS and OS X upgrades. Swift will allow for new…

What’s new in iOS 8 beta 4

As predicted by the rumor mill, Apple has released its next update to the iOS 8 beta two weeks after beta 3. In addition to fixing several bugs, Apple has made some noticeable updates to its latest edition of the iOS 8 beta. Control Center In iOS 8 beta 4, Control Center has a new look. Partitions of Control Center and their buttons no longer have…

Rumor: iOS 8 beta 4 to drop Monday, July 21st

  iOS beta 3 dropped July 7th, which as of this coming Monday, July 21st, will be 2 weeks ago. Some rumors have pointed at the next beta, beta 4, being dropped another 3 weeks after beta 3 just as it was 3 weeks after beta 2, but a new report is saying that it has been brought forward a week to this coming Monday, July 21st. Previous reports by…

Apple and IBM join forces to push iOS in enterprise

Apple and IBM announced yesterday that the two companies will be joining forces in a new partnership to “transform enterprise mobility”. In a move that aims to combine IBM’s enterprise nouse and Apple’s device and user experience savvy, the partnership includes industry-specific solutions like dedicated apps for iPhone and iPad, cloud services…

Inateck BP2001 10W Bluetooth stereo speaker [Review]

You definitely cannot go wrong with this beautifully designed Bluetooth speaker made by Inateck. The first thing I noticed when I opened the box was how attractive this speaker really is. It’s small enough to carry around with you (especially if you’re a frequent traveller), yet large enough to hold a good set of quality speakers. This device…

As iOS 8 approaches, iOS 7 adoption hits 90%

Apple has updated its App Store support pages for developers with a new graphic showing iOS 7 at 90% adoption, according to the company’s data on devices accessing the App Store. iOS 8 is just around the corner, but it seems some iOS users are still only just making the jump from iOS 6.x software to iOS 7.x software. The increase to 90% adoption…