Monthly Archives: October 2011

iOS 5 Review Roundup

Apple released iOS 5 yesterday and while Apple states that there are over 200 new features compared to iOS 4, you may still be wondering what you’ll get and how it will perform if you upgrade. Fortunately, several technology sites have been poking around iOS 5 in order to discover its ins and outs and… Read more »

Apple Releases iOS 5

As announced at last week’s press event, Apple has released iOS 5 today for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The most recent version of Apple’s mobile operating system includes several new features, such as improved notifications, wireless syncing, Twitter integration and much more. Some of the apps included out-of-the-box on iOS devices will see… Read more »

Official Facebook App for iPad Debuts

Facebook has finally released a universal version of its iOS app that offers an interface optimized for the iPad’s larger screen. Version 4.0 of Facebook hit the App Store yesterday and as always, is free to download. An iPad-specific interface appeared briefly in a previous version of the Facebook app in July when iOS enthusiast… Read more »

Preordering an iPhone 4S? Check out the ‘AT&T Upgrader’ and ‘Apple Store’ Apps

Preorders for the iPhone 4S opened in the U.S. early this morning through Apple, AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon. Unfortunately, the preorder process wasn’t smooth for many with glitches in checking upgrade eligibility (particularly for AT&T subscribers) and order processing errors at Apple’s online store for many from what I could see on Twitter and in… Read more »

Steve Jobs: 1955-2011

Steve Jobs passed away last night. His death came as a shock to me personally and I am at a loss for words to describe how I feel even though I never knew him personally. Without his vision, AppShopper and many other sites may not have ever seen the light of day. Rest in peace,… Read more »

Apple announces iPhone 4S, iOS 5 Release Date, More

Apple held a press event today where several announcements were made, including the debut of the successor to the iPhone 4, dubbed the iPhone 4S, a release date for iOS 5 and a demonstration of the new voice-centric Siri Assistant feature that will be part of iOS 5. Apple announced that the iPhone 4S will… Read more »

Record Incoming and Outgoing Calls with ‘Call Recording Pro’ for iPhone

If you’re a lawyer or reporter or just plain paranoid and need to record your phone calls, you’ve probably had to kluge your own method to tape your conversations since iPhone apps to do this are few and far between. However, Cupertino-based released Call Recording Pro in the App Store late last month, which… Read more »