Tag Archives: Update

Notable details from Apple’s Q3 2014 earnings call

  Apple’s Q3 2014 earnings call just wrapped up. While the earnings and sales numbers were announced earlier, here are some important updates to take away from the call itself: Highlights Over 20 million people streamed the WWDC keynote in June. Apple is receiving a great response to their iOS and OS X upgrades. Swift will allow for new…

Paper by FiftyThree gets iOS 7 tweaks in newest update

Paper, not the one of Facebook flavor but instead that of FiftyThree, has been updated to add some iOS 7 inspired additions, including a refreshed look for all the menus, as well as miscellaneous controls through the application. It’s not a huge update, but definitely is nice to see FiftyThree bring Paper into the modern design language with this update….

Gmail updated with Background App Refresh and more

Google has done a good job at updating most of its popular applications to take advantage of what iOS 7 has to offer, and that is continued today through the update to its Gmail application on iOS. In the new version of Gmail, which has the version number 3.0, Google has brought the iOS 7-only feature of Background App Refresh to Gmail, allowing the…

iOS 7.0.6 already at 25.9% adoption after 4 days

Apple released iOS 7.0.6 in a hurry late last week to fix an urgent SSL bug that allowed for an attack known as a “middle man” attack, where someone could intercept your personal information that was being sent over an HTTPS. Fortunately, fixes are out now for both iOS and OS X, so if you are on either of those operating systems (which, reading an iOS…

TV4 now available on Swedish Apple TV

TV4, one of Sweden’s biggest television networks has today arrived on Sweden’s Apple TV service. TV4 is to make full episodic content available for up to 7 days after its showing, with some older content to be always available. TV4 Play Premium subscribers will get access to an additional content library for a much longer time period. TV4′s…

VEVO gets support for ChromeCast

VEVO’s iOS app has just received streaming support for Google’s ChromeCast. ChromeCast allows you to stream content from your mobile device or PC to your television over Wi-Fi. This means that users can now use VEVO content on their televisions, not only via their iOS devices but also from their computers, using Chromecast to stream VEVO content directly…

Yahoo News Digests gets new atoms: Weather and Statistics

Blossoming news app Yahoo News Digest has received two new “atoms” in its first major update. Yahoo News Digest is Yahoo’s latest iOS app, built around Nick D’Aloisio’s Summly algorithms. Released in January, it brings regular news digests at times of your choosing, summarising news from a whole host of sources. Those of you familiar with the app will…