Apple releases iOS 9.1 beta 4 to developers

Apple on Tuesday seeded the fourth beta version of iOS 9.1 to developers. The software is available to registered developers either over-the-air, for those running the latest iOS 9.1 beta, or via Apple’s developer website.

iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus in-store reservations begin in six European countries

As Apple gears up to launch the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus in an additional 40 countries this coming Friday, October 9, in-store reservations for the new handsets have gone live through Apple’s Reserve and Pickup program in Belgium, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the Netherlands, MacRumors reported this morning.

Steve Jobs remembered by Tim Cook on fourth anniversary of Jobs’ death

Steve Jobs succumbed to cancer and died of respiratory arrest on this day four years ago. To commemorate the fourth anniversary of his tragic passing, current CEO Tim Cook, whom Jobs suggested as his successor to the Board of Directors, issued a company-wide email to employees.

Adobe launches Photoshop Fix and Capture CC for iOS

Adobe launched new services at its annual Adobe MAX creativity conference today while updating the Creative Cloud lineup and releasing a pair of brand new mobile apps: Photoshop Fix and Capture CC.

Tweaks of week: 6 new jailbreak tweaks you need to check

In case you were busy last week and didn’t get a chance to take a look at Cydia, don’t worry as we have compiled a list of all the new tweaks that were released in the week which are worth checking out. Compared to last week, the jailbreak community seems to have slowed down substantially this time as we saw the release of only six new jailbreak tweaks.

Apple Watch Launching in Brazil and Colombia on October 16

Apple today updated its Brazilian and Colombian websites to reveal that it will be launching the Apple Watch in these countries on October 16.

Tim Cook: Apple Will Offer API for Apple TV's Universal Search

In an interview with BuzzFeed News Apple’s CEO Tim Cook has revealed that the company will soon open an API for developers to take advantage of the Universal Search feature in tvOS on the fourth generation Apple TV.

Apple acquires VocalIQ, a UK based speech technology startup

Apple has acquired UK-based voice technology startup VocalIQ, according to a report from the Financial Times. A spokesman for the Cupertino company has confirmed the buyout with the usual boilerplate statement of “Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we generally do not discuss our purpose or plans.”

AT&T delays public release of Wi-Fi Calling

Back in August, Apple and AT&T started testing Wi-Fi calling in iOS 9 with the release of one of the public beta builds of the OS. However, the carrier ultimately held back on making Wi-Fi calling available for all iPhone and iOS 9 users on its network.

Apple Watch goes on sale at Target this week

It’s one thing to be featured in Best Buy stores, a retailer that specializes solely in technology. It’s a whole another thing to be featured in Target stores, one of the most popular general retailers in the United States.

Some users who restored backup from their old iPhone affected by Display Bug

It looks like that many iPhone 6s users are facing a problem with the display on their devices after restoring backup from their old iPhones. The display bug causes certain apps to look zoomed in. The issue is only affecting iPhone 6s owners who restored their data from the iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, or the iPhone 5s using iCloud.

Apple stops signing iOS 8.4.1 and iOS 9.0

Today’s brisk activity has come to an end with the closure of the iOS 8.4.1 and iOS 9.0 signing window. This means that users can no longer upgrade or downgrade to iOS 8.4.1 or iOS 9.

Tweetbot 4 for iPhone and iPad released with landscape support, quick reply for notifications and more

At long last, Tapbots’ widely expected update to Tweetbot, its popular mobile Twitter client, has gracefully landed on the App Store. Twitter 3 for iPhone, which was last updated in July 2015, and Twitter for iPad, an outdated app that saw its last refresh back in June 2014, are no longer available for download in the App Store. Replacing them is Tweetbot 4, a universal app supporting any iPhone, iPod touch and iPad with iOS 9.0 or later.

Apple seeds third iOS 9.1 public beta

On September 30, Apple released the third developer beta for iOS 9.1, as well as the public release for iOS 9.0.2. For public beta testers, there’s good news, too.

Apple releases iOS 9.0.2 with bug fixes and improvements

Apple just released iOS 9.0.2 for all eligible iOS devices. The update is another bug fix update that follows closely on the heels of iOS 9.0.1, which was just released last week. The update is available as an OTA update now. You can find the update by going to Settings → General → Software Update.

iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus teardown reveal changes that make the devices water resistant

So, is the new iPhone 6s waterproof or not? A lot of ink has been spilt following a video that showed an iPhone 6s surviving being submerged in bowls of water for over an hour. People have been wondering whether the poster had used Liquipel to protect their device from water damage or if Apple has in fact done something to improve water resistance of the new iPhones.

Apple brings Apple Music, iTunes Movies and iBooks to China

Apple on Wednesday announced that users in China can now enjoy Apple Music, as well as browse and download their entertainment from the iTunes Store and iBooks Store, marking the first time customers in the 1.33 billion people market will have access to Apple’s entertainment ecosystem with music, movies and books right at their fingertips.

Apple seeds second OS X El Capitan 10.11.1 beta to developers

Apple just seeded OS X El Capitan 10.11.1 beta 2 to developers. It follows up its release of OS X 10.11.1 beta 1 back on September 17. The timing for the new beta release is of interest, as Apple is planning on dropping the public version of the free OS X 10.11 El Capitan software update tomorrow.

Apple patents animated maps that could be activated by 3D Touch

Three-dimensional Flyover aerial photography in Apple Maps is cool, but wouldn’t it be great if things like water, foliage and other dynamic objects were animated based on touch, motion and sound?

Photo shootout: how the iPhone 6s compares to its predecessors

Photographer Lisa Bettany, co-founder of the popular iPhone app Camera+, on Monday posted a series of images comparing photos taken with the iPhone 6s with its predecessors. The comparison images feature identical shots taken with each of the 9 iPhone models (sans 5c).
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