Tag Archives: iOS

TouchPal, a third-party keyboard, shows off iOS 8 demo

  One of the major iOS 8 announcements at last week’s WWDC was support for third-party keyboards. Developers behind many third-party keyboards have been excited about the announcement that Apple’s iOS 8 will now allow them to develop keyboards for the iPhone and iPad. Fleksy, Swype, and SwiftKey have already shown interest in designing a…

iOS 8 feature highlight: new Mail swipe controls

With iOS 8, Apple introduced a new feature to their Mail app that will be familiar to users of third-party email apps like Mailbox and Evomail+. These apps incorporate several swiping gestures in their inbox navigation systems. iOS 8 starts where iOS 7 left off, adding some more convenience, with new actions that can be performed from the inbox. Left…

Five great iPhone accessories under $100 for Father’s Day

With Father’s Day approaching soon, it’s about time to start thinking of some gift ideas if you haven’t already. Here’s a selection of fairly affordable iPhone accessories for your dad this Father’s Day. Jaybird Freedom Sprint Headphones Whether your dad is an avid athlete or he likes to mow the lawn, these sweat-resistant Bluetooth earbuds from…

iWatch will launch this October and run iOS 8 [Rumor]

    Apple CEO Tim Cook has promised interesting new products in line for this year. Many rumors have been speculated about Apple’s iWatch and they have been more rampant since Apple announced its Health app at WWDC on Monday. Apple’s iWatch is rumored to be unveiled this October and on shelves just in time for the holiday season, according to…

iOS 8 provides quick access to apps on lock screen based on location

At yesterday’s keynote, Apple announced several new features and improvements for iOS 8 and gave us a glimpse at some other features that are set to be included in the next version of Apple’s mobile operating system. One feature that wasn’t given any airtime is iOS 8′s ability to display an app on the lock screen based on the user’s location….

20 unannounced iOS 8 features from today’s WWDC keynote

The team at Apple clearly had a lot to get through in the company’s 2 hour WWDC keynote earlier today. Tim Cook and Co. sped through updates to their software platforms and spat out feature after feature. With so much information coming thick and fast, certain things don’t get much or any attention. Thankfully, Apple includes the above slide in…