Tag Archives: iOS

iOS 9 beta 2 seeded to developers

Apple has just made the second beta of iOS 9 available to registered developers, just two weeks after it was previewed at WWDC. The update was expected to drop yesterday but just went live on Apple’s Developer Center. iOS 9 beta 2, build 13A4280e, should also be available as an over-the-air download shortly. iOS 9 brings a number of consumer-facing…

TaiG releases untethered jailbreak for iOS 8.3

A jailbreak for iOS 8.3 has been released by the TaiG Jailbreak team. Just this morning, the Chinese team announced on Twitter that it had updated its tool to support the latest iOS software version. Dubbed version 2.0.0, the new TaiG tool now supports iOS versions 8.1.3 through 8.3 and is available on Windows only. You can download the tool at TaiG’s…

iOS 9 picture in picture mode hacked to run apps

Developer Adam Bell has continued his hacking progress with iOS 9′s picture in picture feature for iPad. After running fully native apps on Apple Watch last week, Bell found a way to use the public picture in picture API to run any app on top of other apps and the home screen in iOS 9. In his video, Bell demonstrates running the game Doom on top of…

Video: Top 9 features in iOS 9

Just yesterday, Apple unveiled iOS 9 — the next major update to its iPhone and iPad operating system. As you might expect, it comes with a whole host of changes, large and small, to further enhance the user experience. While there was a lot to take in during the iOS portion of the WWDC keynote, Marco Hanna of sister site PhoneDog has fittingly pulled…

iOS 9 features hidden iCloud Drive app

Apple took wraps off its next major version of iOS at WWDC this morning. The update brings a plethora of fixes, enhancements and improvements and, like every year, Apple only highlighted a few such changes during its keynote. One significant addition in iOS 9 uncovered in the first beta release is the presence of a dedicated iCloud Drive app. What’s more…

iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan betas now available to developers

Apple just unveiled the next generation of its mobile and desktop operating systems in iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan. The first betas of the new OSes have now been seeded to registered developers and can be downloaded in the Developer Center. At WWDC’s opening keynote this morning, Apple showed of OS X El Capitan with a number of under the hood enhancements…

What to expect at WWDC 2015

Apple’s annual Worldwide Developer Conference kicks off tomorrow at Moscone West in San Francisco. The company primarily uses the event to show off the future of its iOS and OS X operating systems to but there are often a number of other consumer-focused announcements too. This year is likely to be no different and you can expect iOS 9 and OS X 10.11…