Tag Archives: Update

Reminder: Backup your iOS device before updating to iOS 8

It’s that time of year again! Developers have been spending months with the latest operating system, putting their finishing touches on the latest releases of their apps. Meanwhile, users are getting excited for the features that will come when their iPads, iPod Touches, and iPhones receive the latest iOS release. But before you jump and download that…

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…