We were admittedly a bit flummoxed when Catch, the company behind multi-platform mobile productivity suite, Catch Notes, folded shop earlier this year, but the reason has finally been revealed. Apple reportedly purchased the small firm, which for a time competed against Evernote and Springpad, earlier this year, along with a small mapping startup, BroadMap. Catch’s VP
Just like that, the evad3rs team has released the first untethered jailbreak for iOS 7, evasi0n7. Available for Windows and OS X and compatible with all iPhones, iPods and iPads running iOS 7.0 to 7.0.4, the news will come as a relief to those who believed the dream to be dead.
One of the more popular national Canadian newspapers has updated its iPhone app to match Apple’s visual design standards for iOS 7. The Globe and Mail version 3.0 arrives today on iPhone, bringing a brand new full-screen reading experience that fits a lot more content on the smartphone’s increasingly small-feeling 4-inch display. Navigating through the
In this year’s Gift Guide, we’re going to focus on our favourite smartphones, tablets, wearables and accessories. In our second instalment, we take a look at the best tablets. This year has been very, very good for the tablet buyer. While the iPad still dominated headlines, Android OEMs finally began taking hardware seriously just as
Google Search for iOS updated with full-screen browsing, iPad image search and better Maps integration
Google Search for iOS has received a nice little update today, bringing true iOS 7 support for both iPhone and iPad. Plugging into the new APIs opened by Apple in the latest software release, once a user loads a webpage after a search the tab and menu bars disappear to reveal a just the web
iOS 7 officially became available to download on September 19th. After the iPhone 5c and 5s were released Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, declared iOS 7 was “the fastest software upgrade in history” and saw an immediate adoption rate of 64% (now sitting at 76% according to the latest stats). In a message to its developer
Apple’s ads may not garner the type of industry-wide attention they used to — remember Mac vs. PC? — but a new 90-second spot dubbed ‘Misunderstood’ is one of the company’s more recently memorable.
It was only a couple weeks ago that Apple declared that “74% of devices are using iOS 7,” a stat generated based on users visiting the App Store. Now, a 14 days later, Apple says “76% of devices are using iOS 7.” Looks like those on iOS 6 finally decided to upgrade to iOS 7
Apple was granted a patent yesterday for a type of heads-up display, once again igniting rumours that the tech giant is getting ready to enter the wearable space. But those hoping that Apple will go head-to head with Google Glass may be disappointed: the patent describes a device that would bring a goggle-like system to
Apple’s newest iPad mini has arrived at Bell. The iPad mini with Retina display has a better display than the original at 7.9‑inches (2048 x 1536 resolution at 326 ppi). You can always grab this directly from the Apple Store, or you can now score this from Bell is you’re looking to potentially save a