Tag Archives: iOS

Apple says iOS 8.0.2 update coming in “next few days,” posts support article to downgrade from iOS 8.0.1

Apple yesterday pushed out the first update to iOS 8 and, well, I bet it wished it hadn’t. Instead of fixing a number of bugs found in iOS 8.0, it instead brought with a number of glaringly obvious problems including the loss of Touch ID functionality and lack of cellular service for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus users. While the number of people affected was…

Apple’s said to be unveiling rebranded Beats Music service in February

Following yesterday’s reports of Beats Music being shut down, and a quick rebuttal of such claims, new information has emerged suggesting that Apple is set to rebrand the Beats Music service in February, 2015. It was reported by TechCrunch yesterday that Apple would soon shut down Beats Music, citing five sources familiar with the plans. This was…

My 5 favorite iOS 8 Notification Center widgets

With iOS 8, Apple has brought hundreds of new features to its mobile operating system. One such feature that has proven popular with power-users already is the addition of widgets. Rather than confusing the home screen grid with moving widgets and live tiles, Apple has opted to stow them away in Notification Center. While this might not please everyone,…

iOS 8 adoption approaching 50% after less than one week of availability

iOS 8 adoption is at 46% after less than one week of public availability, according to the latest data provided by Apple. As noted on Apple’s support portal for app developers, almost half of all devices that connected to the App Store are already running Apple’s next generation mobile operating system. There had been concerns over the size of the…

iOS 8 feature highlight: App Bundles

iOS 8 brought with it a plethora of updates and improvements for iPhone and iPad users. One such feature is App Bundles in the App Store. As the name might suggest, App Bundles are collections of apps from the same developer offered together for a special, lower price. This is great news for iOS users who can now acquire a number of apps for a price that…

iOS 8 apps with Touch ID support [Roundup]

The latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS 8, was released to the public yesterday and features a number of new features and enhancements in order to improve the experience of using your iDevices. One such improvement is the ability for third-party app developers to utilize the Touch ID sensor found in the iPhone 5s and…

Fleksy Keyboard for iOS 8 coming to iPhone and iPad today

With iOS 8 being released today, Apple is giving iPhone and iPad users even more opportunities to customize their iOS experience. One such area of customization is the keyboard with third-party developers creating new, innovative input methods for the platform. Fleksy is one of the first third-party keyboards to land on App Store and takes…