Tag Archives: Release

Apple releases iOS 7.1

Apple has just released the latest instalment of iOS 7, iOS 7.1. The news comes just hours after it emerged that Apple’s previous update iOS 7.0.6 had achieved a 50% adoption rate since its release on February 21. The update is available to download now, although it may be a little while before Over-the-air updates appear on the your iOS devices….

Apple iBeacon gets Made-for-iPhone type specification

Apple has just released a series of specifications for its iBeacon device, in a similar vein to its Made-for-iPhone specifications. The move means that, in the same way manufacturers are required to meet stringent demands on “Made-for-iPhone” products, manufacturers will have to meet certain specifications before it is allowed to use “iBeacon” on their…

Surenix releases stunning new jailbreak theme Ayeris

Surenix, designer of incredible jailbreak theme Ayecon (Icon) for Cydia, has today released a brand new theme called Ayeris (Iris). The new theme features a long list of redesigned features that really stand out against iOS 7′s stock theme. Ayeris features a brand new set of App icons, currently supporting more than 150 apps, with more to be added in…

Facebook’s Paper arrives on US App Store

Facebook’s hotly anticipated news application Paper has finally arrived on the app store. The free service is a Filpboard-esque news app that brings you stories from a customizeable news feed, as well as content specifically selected by Facebook editors. The service can be tailored around a dozen categories, including sports, food, science and…

Tim Cook hints that new product categories could arrive by end of 2014

During conference calls for Apple’s quarterly earnings, perhaps the most interesting part is always the Q&A session, where analysts get to ask the Apple executives about the numbers revealed during the earnings call, as well as ask them what’s next for the company. As always, during today’s call, the question of what’s next in new product categories…

iOS 7.1 brings female voice to UK English Siri

iOS 7.1 has just been made available to developers as a beta, and early forays into the new release appear to suggest that Siri’s British variant will soon have a female voice. Currently the British Siri is only available with a male voice, as of iOS 7.0.4, with no option to change this. However, users running the iOS 7.1 beta have found that there is…

iOS 7.1 beta 4 available to devs

Just a short while ago, we caught wind of a rumor predicting that iOS 7.1 beta 4 would be arriving in the dev center tomorrow. Turns out, Apple had other things in mind. Beta 4 has just been released to developers and is available to download now. So, if you have a dev account, or have your device’s UDID registered with one, you know what to…

Tim Cook hands out autographed iPhones at China Mobile Launch, promises “great things”

The iPhone has finally been launched on the world’s biggest carrier, China Mobile today, and Tim Cook made a special appearance at the launch to surprise some lucky customers with autographed iPhones. China Mobile’s deal with Apple has been up in the air for over a year, and with one false launch already coming to pass, some wondered whether Apple would…