Tag Archives: iOS

Apple planning to release iOS 8.4 after Apple Watch

If you’ve been keeping up on recent news, you may have been surprised to see that Apple has already given a beta of iOS 8.3 to developers. According to Mark Gurman of 9to5Mac, that isn’t the last version of iOS 8 that we’ll see this year. Keep in mind that iOS 8.2, which includes WatchKit support for Apple Watch, is also waiting to be released. According…

Apple releases iOS 8.3 beta to developers

Even before releasing iOS 8.2, Apple’s already giving developers access to the next iteration of iOS 8. A new Xcode 6.3 beta and Swift 1.2 are also provided for developers. Some initially noticed changes include wireless CarPlay, and removal of the “beta” tag on iCloud Photo Library. This article will be updated with details on changes as they are…

iOS 9 will be a ‘Snow Leopard moment’ for Apple’s mobile OS, focus on stability improvements

After years of iOS releases, each adding new features and supporting new devices and screen sizes, Apple is about to take a ‘Snow leopard moment’ with iOS 9, according to 9to5Mac’s Mark Gurman. It is reported that the next major version of Apple’s mobile operating system will have an emphasis on optimization and stability improvements rather than…

iOS 8 Adoption Continues to Grow

Four months after its public release, iOS 8 is now on almost three quarters of all iOS devices, coming in at 72%. Apple’s Developer Support site shows this information in comparison to older versions, with iOS 7 coming in at 25%. This is in comparison to last month, where iOS 8 was reported on just under 70% of devices. There’s no surprise that last…

iOS 8.2 beta 5 now available for developers

Apple has seeded the fifth beta of iOS 8.2 to registered developers. The release comes three weeks after the fourth beta of iOS 8.2 was released and roughly three months after the first iOS 8.2 beta dropped in November. Beta 5 — build 12D5480a — is available immediately as an over-the-air update for registered developers and can also be downloaded…

Infographic depicts evolution of iOS from iPhone OS 1 to iOS 8

Fancy a trip down memory lane? Take a look at this infographic from 7dayshop that depicts the evolution of iOS from its beginnings as iPhone OS 1 all the way to today’s iOS 8. While the grid of icons might be mostly the same (save for more rows on larger screens) looking at old versions of iOS certainly makes you feel old despite the first version only…