Music And iOS: Akai Introduces SynthStation49 Keyboard For The iPad

The potential of the iPad and the iPhone has led to over a 100,000 available Apps and spawned an entire market for third party accessories. One emerging section of third party iOS accessories has been musical instruments. The latest comes from Akai and turns your iPad in to a full fledged synthesizer. The Akai SynthStation […]

iOS 4.3: New Touch Gestures, iPad Screen Orientation Lock & Mobile Hotspot

iOS 4.3 is coming for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch bringing Mobile Hotspot, restoring the screen orientation lock on the iPad to what is now the ringer and new multitouch gestures. Following the iPhone’s launch on Verizon is news that AT&T is now considering mobile Hotspot support and the feature would be added to […]

Mac App Store Launching ‘Noon’ EST January 6th As Developers Prepare Their Apps

During Apple’s “Back To The Mac Event” the Mac App Store was announced and given a tentative release date of “within 90 days.” An official launch date of January 6th was given but now we have an exact time of when the Mac App Store will be making its OS X debut. According to The […]

Skype Video Calling Comes To iOS, Competes With FaceTime

Not one to take VOIP and video conferencing competition lying down, Skype has brought video calling to its iOS App. Skype has updated its iOS App to support video calling to any Skype client on any OS – a far wider reach of devices than those supported by Apple’s FaceTime. The update requires iOS 4.0 […]

One Of The Best Fitness Apps, RunKeeper Pro, Is Free Through January

RunKeeper Pro, one of the best fitness Apps for iOS, is free through the month of January. That’s a saving of $10 and all the motivation of a personal trainer. I’ve been an avid RunKeeper Pro user for a year. It’s a great App to track your fitness progress and more importantly motivate you to […]

Untethered Jailbreak For iOS 4.2 Out Now In Beta Form

If you’ve been waiting for an untethered Jailbreak, you may be in luck. However, a word to caution for those looking to try it: it’s in beta form. The iPhone Dev Team announced a beta version of its untethered Jailbreak but it isn’t for the faint of heart. This beta is only available for the […]

Jailbreak Detector No Longer Present In iOS 4.2

As developers find holes and exploits to Jailbreak and unlock iOS devices, Apple has been vigilant on developing countermeasures to these exploits by implementing tougher security measures in each OS revision. However, Apple may be relenting a bit as the API used to detect if iOS was compromised is no longer available in the latest […]