Monday, 21 April 2014

WWDC Tickets 2014 Still Available to Some iOS and Mac Developers

It is always hard to buy WWDC tickets because they sell out within minutes. This has happened in the past and this year the policy has been changed. Apple offered developers tickets this year via a lottery system.
Everyone who was officially registered with Apple devs programs could try to win the ticket. And now, as reports state, the company gives a second chance to some people who weren’t lucky to purchase WWDC tickets for 2014 event. The iPhone maker emails these developers offering them $1,599 tickets if they pay within 24 hours their fee.

Saturday, 19 April 2014

How to Quit iOS 7 Apps and Switch Among Open Applications

Back in older days of the earlier iPhones and firmware for these Apple handsets users had to click twice their Home button to switch between applications, copy things from one browser to the Mail program and do other things with the smartphone. The operating system released in 2013 is like the cosmetic surgery but for the software and Apple users. It makes iOS 7 switch between apps more intuitive and simple.

iOS 7 iPhone Control Center and better multitasking. Once you double-click on Home button you will see a list of icons that represent all your open programs. The pics will display what each app is about. There is no need to switch into the application if you just wanted to make sure everything is going on the way you wanted in it and this information can be obtained from the shrunken-down image of the program’s screen.

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Apple CarPlay Console Coming Out in Europe and U.S.

The new CarPlay feature from Apple will be supported by the standalone console for different vehicles. Apple Carplay in BMW, Ford and other models is to be presented in the fall 2014, according to Nikkey reports [this is the newspaper from Japan]. The product should become available in the U.S. and Europe later this year priced at $500 and up to $700.

The iOS 7.1 CarPlay option was first introduced this spring. The iPhone maker showed its new development at the Geneva International Motor Show and later it was officially released in the major firmware upgrade for iPads and iPhones. The new feature allows users using their smartphone in the car when the gadget takes over the in-dash screen of your vehicle. You get the opportunity to control navigation, received phone calls and text messages and listen to music through Siri assistant who understands your voice commands.

For now the option supports only three models of the iOS device, including the iPhone 5S, 5c and 5. Apple CarPlay in Ford, BMW, Honda, Mercedes-Benz and a number of others cars is still not available for many older models.

Different manufacturers might like to implement such an option into their vehicles but there is no information on when such an opportunity becomes real. For example, Keywood is not going to adopt the system soon. It only looks at the possibility of such integration.

European and U.S. markets are to get Apple CarPlay aftermarket console. As for other countries, they might also receive such an offer later, after the new products hits the two markets and gains its popularity.

Monday, 14 April 2014

iOS 7.1 Jailbreak Alternative That Brings iOS 7.1 Features for iPhone 4S / 5 / 5S / 5ะก

Hackers don’t promise iOS 7.1 jailbreak tool any time soon for iPhone 5S / 5 / 5c / 4S models though some jailbreaking professionals have already untethered their gadgets via private exploits they won’t share with public yet. The community can’t wait to jailbreak iOS 7.1 smartphones and get a chance to at least get similar to iOS 7.1 features for iPhone 4S and other Apple handset models. This is possible if you know what to do and where to search for the alternatives.

iOS 7 firmware is fully jailbreakable up to iOS 7.0.6. If you haven’t installed firmware 7.1 you can use some of its options on your 7.0.6, 7.0.4 and other firmwares. You should be jailbroken to get all the benefits because all the new features are offered via Cydia jailbreak tweaks you can download from your iDevice.

Monday, 7 April 2014

Use Multiple Passcodes on iOS 7.1 iPhone with Multipass Cydia Tweak

Cydia store has a lot of jailbreak apps for iOS 7 devices that offer additional features to iPhone and iPad users. One of the latest additions to the store is MultiPass Cydia tweak which turns on multiple passcodes on your tablet / smartphone. The tweak is available at no-cost. It supports the iPhone 5S and other models of Apple handset.

The free iOS 7 Cydia tweaks are the reason why people decide to jailbreak their gadgets. iOS 7.1 can’t be publicly jailbroken yet, so users are staying on iOS 7.0.6 and previous versions of this firmware to preserve their jailbreaking status and download jailbreak applications with extra options.

Friday, 4 April 2014

iOS 7.1 Find My iPhone Bug Allows Thieves Disabling It

Hackers and thieves are able to turn off your Find My iPhone app on iOS 7.1 without knowing your password.
Users and hackers find more iOS 7.1 bugs. Just like it was in previous releases of this mobile operating system for iPhone and iPad, the latest update makes it possible to turn off Find My iPhone application without having to enter your password.

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

iOS 7.1 Jailbreak Genius to Speak at JailbreakCon Soon

The well-known hacker iH8sn0w is planning to attend JailbreakCon event this April. He will speak at this conference, and this news is already confirmed by this iOS jailbreak genius. By the way, Steven De Franco [aka iH8sn0w] managed to jailbreak iOS 7.1 iPhone 4S.

JailbreakCon is a popular event among hackers and fans of Apple device jailbreak. This year it will take place in San Francisco on April 12-13. The conference will be attended by a lot of famous people.

Saturday, 29 March 2014

Jailbreak iOS 7 with Updated Evasi0n 1.0.8 [Direct Links]

Evasi0n update is released by the Evad3rs for all users with iOS 7 firmware who want to untether jailbreak their device. It supports all operating system versions up to 7.0.6. The version 1.0.8 works for all gadgets with pre-iOS 7.1 OS.

iOS 7.1 Tweak with Calendar: List Daily Events with Ease

It doesn't matter that there is no iOS 7.1 jailbreak release a lot of Apple customers updated to this firmware with its new features and extra options not present in iOS 7.0.6 and earlier releases. For example, this file upgrade has fixed the problem with iPhone / iPad Calendar application.

The app has a little tweak that simplifies month view option. If you remember previous look of Calendar on iOS 7.1 devices, it had a dot on days that had something scheduled in the month view. In order to see each event users were forced to click on each day which showed a new screen with events list. You had to click and tap spending much time and getting frustrated with the program.

iOS 7.1 update tweaked the application making it possible to view your daily plans with as little clicks and extra windows as possible

Once you open Calendar after upgrade you can see a new option at the display’s top. Click on it and you will enable your list view feature with your scheduled events for the day. The 1/3 of your display will be turned into your days’ agenda. Select days staying in the list view and check on your schedules without problems.

We hope this iOS 7.1 feature and new tweak can make iPhone 5 / 5S / 5c / 4S life easier.