Tag Archives: iPad

How-to: Easily send files from your iPhone to your Mac using AirDrop

As many of you know, iOS 7 brought in a whole slew of new features and design tweaks; one of those new features being AirDrop. The only thing about it was that you could only send files between iOS devices. Now with iOS 8, you can easily send files from your iPhone to your Mac, which comes in quite handy. It’s simple to do, actually. Whether its a…

5 of my favorite iOS 8 features – Mallorie’s choices

  Since having iOS 8 beta 1 and 2 from initial launch, I have found several features in the new iOS that make my user experience tons better. Overall, iOS 8 is by far my favorite iOS to date, bringing in many features that have been long overdue. I think users will be very pleased with how Apple has integrated these new features into their iOS….

What’s new in iOS 8 beta 2

Two weeks after WWDC, Apple has released its first update to the iOS 8 beta. In addition to fixing numerous bugs and improving battery life, Apple has made some notable changes and updates to its beta software. iCloud Drive: In the iOS 8 release notes, Apple noted that all documents on iCloud Drive will be deleted “at some point during the beta…

iOS 8 beta 2 speculated for Monday or Tuesday release

Based on the iOS 7 beta timetable, we are likely to see the release of iOS 8 beta 2 either today, Monday, June 16 or Tuesday, June 17. When iOS 7 beta 1 launched, it was only two weeks until iOS 7 beta 2 was released. History is bound to repeat itself, so predictions of a Monday or Tuesday release look likely. For those of you who have iOS 8 beta 1,…

iPad split-screen video has surfaced

Many have speculated that Apple will release a split-screen mode for the iPad in iOS 8. This feature was expected to make its appearance at WWDC last week; however, it was not announced. Code references to the much-rumored feature have been found across the iOS 8 Software Development Kit. Developer Steven Troughton-Smith started digging deeper into…

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…

Side-by-side apps may be coming to iOS 8 after all

Before WWDC, people were speculating if we would finally see the introduction of side-by-side apps on the iPad. In essence, this would be a feature similar to that found on the Microsoft Surface tablet (or Samsung Galaxy tablets), where two apps can run simultaneously on the screen. As Apple’s Keynote ended at WWDC with no mention of this feature, the…

h.h.gregg offering iPad discounts of up to $50

h.h.gregg is currently offering discounts of up to $50 on all Wi-Fi only iPads, in-stores and online from now until June 14th, 2014. Included in the sale are the iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display, iPad with Retina display (4th generation), and the iPad mini (1st generation). The heaviest discount of $50 is on the 16 GB iPad Air and 16 GB…

Apple adds additional features to Siri in iOS 8

  Apple announced many new features in iOS 8 at WWDC on Monday, Siri being one of them. Updates to Siri are not uncommon; Apple is known to add new features to Siri every year when announcing their new iOS software. Some new Siri features in iOS 8 include… Hey, Siri When you plug in your iPhone, you will now be able to activate Siri…