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Emergency alerts enabled for AT&T iPhone users

With the announcement of iOS 6 last year, Apple introduced a new feature that would allow AMBER Alerts and Emergency Alerts to show in the Notification Center of iOS devices, but they were not enabled for all iOS users. The notifications were enabled by carrier, and Verizon and (some) Sprint users had access to the new government alerts, but AT&T…

New Game Center app includes new features to stop cheating

The previous iOS Game Center app icon. While many of the app redesigns in iOS 7 seem like purely cosmetic changes by Apple, the company has decided to completely revamp its Game Center app and include many new features, including new features that help stop cheating in iOS games. The company’s first change is to only accept signed score submissions,…

iOS 7 Preview: Notification Center and Control Center

Perhaps one of the biggest changes to iOS with iOS 7 is the two top-layer functionality user interfaces: Notification Center and Control Center. Notification Center I’ve made no secret of the fact that I was never too pleased with the first version of Notification Center, first debuted in iOS 5. It was too crowded with information. Yes, you could…

Jelly Bean theme allows Android devices to have iOS 7 look

With iOS 7′s recent announcement, Apple’s new operating system has been the talk of tech nerds everywhere. While iOS developers have been able to use the beta for a few days now, it seems as if Android users wanted in on the iOS 7 fun, and surprisingly, they are not left out. The new theme for Jelly Bean is a combination of customized icons that look…

Telus and Rogers to get iPad and iPad mini

  While both the iPad and iPad mini have been available on LTE networks here in America for quite some time, the carriers in our neighbor country up north haven’t had the luxury of being able to pick up their favorite Apple tablet at their local carrier’s brick-and-mortar store. However, that will all change, as both Telus and Rogers have…

AT&T GoPhone service now offering 4G LTE speeds

Until recently, AT&T prepaid service called GoPhone was 3G only. However, the second-largest US carrier announced today that GoPhone customers now have access to faster data speeds on both its HSPA+ and LTE networks! As far as devices are concerned, AT&T added the Samsung Galaxy Express to its GoPhone lineup, and has stated that customers can also…

Use Cydia tweaks to turn iOS 6 into iOS 7!

The first thing on many people’s minds when iOS 7 was released was something along the lines of, “HOW DO I GET THIS RIGHT NOW?!” Unfortunately, unless you’ve registered your device with an official Apple Developer Account, you have to wait until the public release of the software to explore everything iOS 7 has to offer… or do you?! Redmond Pie posted…

What iOS 7 looks like on the iPad [photo]

By now I’m sure you’ll have noticed that no iOS 7 beta previews have feature screen shots of the latest version of iOS working on a tablet. There’s good reason for that: It’s simply not ready yet. We’ve not really had any real indication as to how it’s going to look on an iPad display. Thankfully, some nifty spy-work by iGen (via 9to5Mac) has unveiled…