Tag: iOS5

Apple issues update for iPhoto 11

Apple has issued an update for its iPhoto 11, which updates to version 9.2.1 The update addresses issues that could cause the software to quit on Macs with a certain plug-in installed as well as improves compatibility with iCloud and iOS5. From the notes:   What’s New in iPhoto 9.2.1 • Addresses an issue that

Apple iPhone 4S top 4 million in opening weekend

Well, so much for an Apple sales slump. After some tepid initial reviews to the launch of an iPhone 4S that was nearly identical to its predecessor, customers seem to love the speed and software improvements that Apple has made for its signature device. First there were more than one million pre-sales of the device

iCloud launch stumbles with email issues

Apparently a few readers are having a few issues with iCloud email today. When trying to access the service on a computer client, even Apple’s Mail, you get the following  error message: The iCloud IMAP server “p99-imap.mail.me.com” rejected the password for user “@me.com.” Enter your password again or cancel. iPhone users who are entering the

Apple releases iOS 5 update to mobile operating system

It’s here guys. Apple has released iOS 5, which will bring a number of enhancements to its mobile operating system and mobile devices. It includes more than 200 new features. Highlights include iMessaging, which allows users to send free text messages across all iOS 5 devices, and Twitter integration, which lets you share pictures from

iPhone 4S preorders top one million in one day

Well, let’s officially put to rest any ideas that Apple might be in trouble with potential iPhone 4S sales. The company said today that preorders for iPhone 4S topped one million in one day, beating the previous record of 600,000 set last year by iPhone 4. AT&T reported more than 200,000 preorders in the first

So now we know. But can the 4S keep iPhone at No. 1?

A few random thoughts after Tuesday’s big iPhone 4S announcement: The rumors and speculation felt bigger this year than most. A lot of people thought Apple might pull off something really big, like introduce a radically redesigned phone. I don’t think many people expected Apple to introduce a 4G model, especially given the company’s attitudes toward

Apple launches new AppleCare + for iPhone

Apple has released an upgrade to its Apple Care protection plan for iPhone, called AppleCare + that will extend the basic AppleCare coverage from one two years and will add coverage for up two incidents of accidental damage due to handle for $49 per service fee. Unlike the old $70 plan, you must purchase coverage

Apple launches iPhone 4S, adds Sprint

New Apple CEO Tim Cook took to the stage at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, CA, dressed in a blue button down shirts and blue jeans to lord over one of the most important product introductions in the company’s history. Steve Jobs has retired and this is Cook’s show now. He introduced the new iPhone, which

Rumor roundup: Will there be an iPhone 5 or an iPhone 4S?

As we close in on Apple’s big media day Tuesday morning in California, no one is still 100 percent sure what, exactly, Tim Cook will introduce to us on that stage. The rumor mill is buzzing and recent news suggests there won’t be an iPhone 5. Gizmodo says it has photos of the revised iPhone

Is this what Apple’s iPhone 5 speech recognition will be like?

Last May, TechCrunch reported that Apple was talking with Nuance to use its speech recognition tech into the new version of Apple’s mobile operating system. Earlier this week, 9to5Mac detailed the new feature, calling it the most important for the new iPhone. According to 9to5Mac, users will hold down the home button to launch the