Tag Archives: iPod Touch

How to temporarily hide stock icons on iOS 9

If you’re looking to hide icons that come stock on your iOS device, YouTuber Jose Rodriguez has found a way. Most users just throw useless icons into some sort of junk folder, Apple aids you in some ways by allowing you to hide the iTunes and iBooks Stores, as well as the Podcast app. Though Rodriguez’s method is fairly simple, it may not be available…

Apple has made select early 2008 to late 2009 Macs obsolete

Today Apple has updated their list of vintage and obsolete products making the 32GB iPod touch (1st generation), second-generation Time Capsule, and select early 2008 to late 2009 Macs obsolete. Products on this list are no longer supported by Apple, therefore are not eligible for hardware repairs. Apple says that products older than five years are…

Apple seeds first iOS 9.2.1 beta to developers

Only a week after iOS 9.2 launched, Apple today has seeded its first iOS 9.2.1 beta to developers. iOS 9.2 is the second major revision for iOS 9 and included several bug fixes for Apple Music, iBooks and more. iOS 9.2.1 beta is now available for download via Apple’s Developer Center. We assume a public beta for the firmware will soon be available for…

Apple slowly rolling out Apple TV labels on App Store

Today, Apple has begun rolling out a way to see if an app is compatible with tvOS, similar to the way apps are labeled for iPhone 5, iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. As of this morning, App Store listings have started showing ‘SF.UniversalAppleTV’ labels, a method that is clearly not for the public and had slipped internal testing. Furthermore, this label is…

Apple releases iOS 9.2 to the public

After about a month in beta, Apple has released iOS 9.2 to the public. The new build offers support for third-party extensions in SafariViewController, some software enhancements for iPhone 6s Plus users, support for AT&T’s NumberSync and more. The update is available for any device capable of running iOS 9. In addition to third-party extensions…

Apple seeds iOS 9.2 beta 2 to developers

It’s been less than a week since Apple released iOS 9.2 to developers and public beta testers. Today, Apple seeds its second iOS 9.2 beta to developers. The beta firmware will be available through Apple’s iOS Developer Center. As of right now, there is no update for public beta testers. So far, it seems as though iOS 9.2 fixes some issues with…

iOS 9 now installed on over 60% of iOS devices

Yesterday, we reported that Apple did not have access to any of your user data as long as you’re running iOS 8 or higher and have a passcode on your device. According to Apple’s App Store data, 61% of customers are running iOS 9, and 30% of customers are still running iOS 8. This lines up with Phil Schiller’s claim that iOS 9 adoption is doing…

Apple releases iOS 9.0.2 to the public

Today Apple releases iOS 9.0.2 to the public. This release is mainly a bug fix release and is recommended for all users running iOS 9. This marks the second minor release from Apple this month. The update includes bug fixes and performance improvements for iCloud Backup, iMessage activation, Apple’s Podcasts app, and issues with cellular data usage….

Apple releases iOS 8.4.1 to the public

Today Apple releases iOS 8.4.1 to the public. The software update comes about six weeks since the initial iOS 8.4 update was released, alongside Apple Music. The build number for today’s release is 12H321 and can be downloaded via iTunes on your computer, or via an over-the-air update on your iOS device. Through testing iOS 8.4.1, there wasn’t…