iPhoneRoot.com       

Step-by-step tutorial: jailbreak and unlock

News tagged ‘sed’


Apple rumored to revise backlight for iPad update





ipadnew

Apple is rumored to prepare a minor iPad update to meet the holiday season. An unverified report claims that the company plans to return to a one-LED backlight module solution instead of the two-LED design used in the current iPad to reduce the heat output. Switching back to the one LED module would not affect "luminosity and clarity" of the iPad display.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment, read comments [2]

Written by Svetlana Osipova

Friday, July 6th, 2012. 12:00

Apple Is Distributing Corrupted Updates For Some Apps



screen-shot-2012-07-05-at-10-33-43-am

Marco Arment, developer behind Instapaper app, said today that Apple appears to be distributing corrupted updates that cause crashes of some apps immediately after launching. Arment first noticed the issue after updating Instapaper to version 4.2.3 last night. Apple has yet to provide a statement or a fix for the issue. This issue has apparently affected the app updates, which were approved by the company during the past several days.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by maxim

Thursday, July 5th, 2012. 20:38

RedSn0w 0.9.14b2 improves 06.15 downgrade for iPhone 3GS/3G



redsn0w-0914b2

The iPhone Dev-Team released RedSn0w 0.9.14b2 with improved algorithm for baseband downgrade from the iPad's 06.15 baseband to 05.13 on the iPhone 3GS and iPhone 3G. The 06.15 baseband was used by many users to unlock their device. Now it is possible to to get back true GPS and an ultrasn0w unlock.

You can download RedSn0w 0.9.14b2 here.

Here is additional info from DevTeam:


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment, read comments [39]

Bloomberg: Apple Will Introduce iPad Mini In October



ipadmini2

Following the publication of our latest report about potential for smaller iPad mini, Bloomberg now weigh in with its own report claiming that Apple is going introduce the new iPad mini in October with availability by the end of this year.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Apple Is Going To Release ‘iPad Mini’ With 7.85-inch IGZO Display Later This Year



ipad mini

Rumors about a new Apple’s tablet called iPad mini have been spreading for some time now, with many reports indicating that Apple plans to launch the new 7.85-inch iPad mini later this year.

Now Chinese site MyDrivers.com reports (via Unwired View) that Apple will indeed launch the new 7.85-inch iPad this year. According to report’s anonymous sources from the supply chain, the iPad mini will carry almost the same thickness as the second generation iPad, with Apple using Sharp’s IGZO technology in order to create a brighter and thinner display.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by maxim

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012. 22:52

Step-by-step Tutorial: How to сreate an App Store account without a credit card on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad



This step-by-step tutorial will guide you through the process of creating Apple ID without using your credit card right on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. This Apple ID is necessary to get free applications from AppStore.

  1. Open the App Store on your device.
  2. Find a free application on the App Store.
  3. Important: Before proceeding to the next step, you must download and install the free application by tapping Free followed by tapping Install.

    Read the rest of this entry »



|
   

Leave a comment, read comments [1]

Google Search Vs Siri In 1600-queries Test



Gene Munster, analyst from Piper Jaffray, today published a research note containing the results of Google search vs. Siri 1600-question test. In the study, both Siri and Google were presented with 800 queries in each of two different environments, a busy street and a quiet room. This is not exactly a comparison of how well two services stack up against each other, because queries for Google search were typed in, but the results allow to find out what potential Siri has as an everyday search service and alternative to Google search.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment, read comments [1]

Written by maxim

Friday, June 29th, 2012. 23:35

Apple working to improve iPhone autocorrect



autocorrect

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published three patent applications filled by Apple and confirming that the company continues to research technologies that would contribute to improved accuracy of the autocorrect feature on the iPhone.

Application No. 12/976834, titled "Combining timing and geometry information for typing correction," describes a process for using keystroke geometry and timing to better detect a user's intended input.  Any typed string could be analyzed for use in either autocorrection or autocompletion.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Svetlana Osipova

Friday, June 29th, 2012. 16:47

Google admits Chrome bug responsible for crashing MacBook Airs



macbookair

Shortly after release of the updated MacBook Airs, a number of users reported that their machines were frequently crashing. Gizmodo noted this week that the issue was caused by the Chrome browser. One Genius technician said that the problem was "the specific combination of Intel HD 4000 chip + flash + Chrome." Moreover, Google has recently accepted responsibility for a kernel panic issue on Apple's new MacBook Airs. Apple is aware of the issue and planning to release a patch soon.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Svetlana Osipova

Friday, June 29th, 2012. 11:11

Download Google Chrome for iPhone and iPad



google-chrome google-chrome2

Google released Google Chrome browser for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by admin

Friday, June 29th, 2012. 1:06

Google Drive and Chrome Browser Coming To iOS



Today Google announced that it is launching a version of Google Chrome browser for the iPad and iPhone. The company says this version will be available on the App Store later in the day. Last month analyst from Macquarie Ben Schacter predicted that Google Chrome browser was coming to iOS.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by maxim

Friday, June 29th, 2012. 0:05

Apple Is Woking On Major Overhaul Of iTunes



iTunes_10_10

Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the matter, that Apple is prepping major changes to iTunes that will be released by the end of 2012. The changes are intended to improve how people find content and how they access materials that they already own on their Apple devices. Bloomberg said that music sharing and iCloud file integration will be heavily featured in the revamped iTunes. Music sharing is most likely to happen through Facebook and Twitter, with which Apple has partnered for sharing content within Mountain Lion and iOS 6.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by maxim

Thursday, June 28th, 2012. 12:22

Apple looking into 3D iOS UI elements based on ambient light



Buzzfeed reports that an unnamed Apple employee said that a future version of Apple's iOS could employ unique graphical user interface features that use input from a mobile device's ambient light sensor to cast shadows on app icons thus creating the illusion of a three-dimensional workspace and bringing more realism to the mobile operating system.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment, read comments [1]

Written by Svetlana Osipova

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012. 15:48

Apple Wins Preliminary Injunction Banning Sales Of Samsung Galaxy Tab In U.S.



samsung-GALAXY-Tab

According to AllThingsD and Reuters, Lucy Koh, U.S. District Judge, issued a preliminary injunction prohibiting sales of Galaxy Tab tablets in the United States.

This is the latest ruling in the ongoing legal dispute between Samsung and Apple. In the court Apple had accused Samsung of blatantly copying the design of iPhone and iPad and has previously won injunctions against the sale of Galaxy Tab tablet in other countries. Koh wrote in the order:


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by maxim

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012. 12:20

Retina display image retention reported by new MacBook Pro owners



Some early users of the new MacBook Pro with Retina Display have reported that their new laptops are experiencing image persistence issues with the high-resolution screens, though the problem is not believed to be widespread. Apple is aware of the issue, as the company has ordered replacement units for the malfunctioning screens.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment, read comments [1]

Written by Svetlana Osipova

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012. 16:49