IOS

  • Hands on with Apple iOS 7 20-08-2013 02:45 PM

    We recently got our hands on an iPad running Apple's new iOS 7. iOS 7 is believed to be the most significant iOS update since the original iPhone. Here (in screenshots) is what's new in iOS 7.iOS 7 is completely redesigned with an entirely new user interface. It now has flatter icons and slimmer fonts.With iOS7, Apple introduced Control Centre which can be accessed even from the Lock screen. Swipe up from the bottom of your screen to activate Control Centre. It gives you access to various settings and apps including camera, clock and calculator.
  • Google debuts Currents news app for iOS, Android 09-12-2011 11:41 AM

    San Francisco: Google is joining a crowd of companies packaging digital content in a magazine-like format for mobile devices. The Internet search leader released its version, called 'Currents,' on Thursday. It works on smartphones and computer tablets running on Google's Android software, as well as Apple Inc.'s operating system and...
  • Now, a video game on 'Don 2' 08-12-2011 04:15 PM

    Mumbai: After "RA.One", Shah Rukh Khan-starrer "Don 2: The King is Back" is set to be turned into a video game and director Farhan Akhtar says this would allow fans a personal dose of action and adventure. "I felt that this could be an interesting yet fun way to let...
  • Android is half of all smartphone sales: Gartner 17-11-2011 02:59 PM

    New York: The market share for smartphones running Google Inc.'s Android software doubled in the third quarter as more devices became available and Apple delayed release of a new iPhone, according to the research firm Gartner. Android had more than half of the worldwide smartphone market in the third quarter,...
  • iPhone 4S on sale, fans buy in tribute to Jobs 14-10-2011 01:53 PM

    Sydney/Tokyo: Apple Inc's new iPhone went on sale in stores across the globe on Friday, with fans snapping up the final gadget unveiled during Steve Jobs' lifetime, many buying the phone as a tribute to the former Apple boss. Hundreds queued around city blocks in Sydney and Tokyo to get...
  • Problems plague Apple iCloud, iOS launch 14-10-2011 01:26 PM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc rolled out its new iCloud service and latest mobile software to a chorus of user complaints this week, after glitches led to email access problems and long delays in installation. Some users reported losing their email access as Apple formally launched iCloud, an online communications, media...
  • Know Siri, the coolest new feature on iOS 5 12-10-2011 07:11 PM

    New Delhi: Apple is releasing the latest version of its iOS operating system, the iOS 5, on Wednesday. The iOS 5 includes over 200 new features including Notification Center, an innovative way to easily view and manage notifications in one place without interruption and iMessage, a new messaging service that...
  • Apple to unveil highly anticipated iPhone 5 04-10-2011 10:02 AM

    Apple is expected to unveil the highly anticipated iPhone 5 and also introduce the iOS 5 and the iCloud Web services product. ...
  • App lets people create a 'time machine' 12-09-2011 07:08 PM

    Bangkok: For people who have stood at a monument or scanned a landscape - the Great Wall of China, for instance, or the US Grand Canyon - and wondered how it looked 100 or more years ago, there is now an app for you. Historypin, on iOS and Android platforms,...
  • Apple fixes security flaw in iPhone, iPad OS 16-07-2011 12:29 PM

    Boston: Apple Inc has plugged a hole in the software that runs iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch music players that could allow hackers to take remote control of those devices. The security flaw came to light nine days ago as the website www.jailbreakme.com released code that Apple customers can use...
  • Hackers expose flaw in Apple iPad, iPhone OS 07-07-2011 07:13 AM

    Boston: Hackers have disclosed a bug in software from Apple Inc that security experts said could be exploited by criminals looking to gain remote control over iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch devices. The security flaw in Apple's iOS operating system came to light on Wednesday as the website www.jailbreakme.com released...
  • Tech Toyz: Apple's three latest offerings 11-06-2011 10:06 PM

    In this episode of Tech Toyz, we bring to you Apple's latest iOS5, OS x LION (Mac) and iCloud. ...
  • Apple unveils iCloud, OS X Lion, iMessenger 07-06-2011 12:49 AM

    San Francisco: Apple CEO Steve Jobs briefly emerged from a medical leave Monday to unveil a free service that lets customers share calendar entries, songs and other files among their devices more easily. The company also announced new software to make Mac computers behave more like mobile devices and Apple's...
  • Steve Jobs takes stage at Apple's iCloud event 06-06-2011 11:10 PM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc CEO Steve Jobs strode back into the spotlight on Monday to unveil the iCloud, a music-streaming service that the company hopes will power its next stage of growth and popularise Web-based consumer services. Jobs' decision to appear such events often is news in itself, and appearing...
  • Opera unveils new browser for iPhone, iPad 24-05-2011 06:52 PM

    Helsinki: Opera Software unveiled a new version of its mobile browser for Apple's iPhone and iPad on Tuesday. Opera is the world's most used mobile browser ahead of Google's Android, Apple, and Nokia controlling 21.6 per cent of the market in May so far, according to Web analytics firm StatCounter....
  • Your iPhone is secretly tracking you 21-04-2011 07:59 AM

    New Delhi: Apple iPhones and 3G iPads running on iOS 4.0 or above keep a tab on users' location and store the data into a hidden file. This was revealed by two UK-based security researchers, Alasdair Allan and Pete Warden. In a post on O'Reilly Radar, Alasdair Allan says they...
  • Apple eases app restrictions 10-09-2010 11:14 AM

    San Francisco: Apple Inc is easing restrictions for building iPhone and iPad applications, a move that should allow for the use of third-party tools such as Adobe Systems' Flash software and could ease the tension between the two companies. Shares of Adobe surged over 12 percent at mid-afternoon on Nasdaq...