For those of you who’ve been on the fence about upgrading to a new iPhone, now may be the time to make a decision. AllThingsD is reporting that electronics giant Best Buy will be launching a four-week promotion, slashing prices on all iPhone models by $50.
According to MacRumors, AT&T has made plans to beef up their prepaid service, GoPhone. Word has it that the carrier will be adding cellular data to the plans, in the form of HSPA+ and LTE. Better yet, AT&T will be bringing the iPhone to its prepaid plans, which are said to be launching today.
One type of jailbreak tweaks that I find most useful is those that allow you to add shortcuts, whether it be to your favorite apps or actions. Today we get another tweak to that line, developed by Claus Cartel, dubbed SubIc0ns. SubIc0ns give you quick access to seven of your favorite apps where ever you may be in iOS.
Earlier this month, there were talks of a hacked carrier update for T-Mobile users that promised to increase data speeds of the latest iPhone 5. Well, the hack apparently works, and now it’s available for AT&T users as well.
BlackBerry devices have always been the Pentagon’s go-to smartphones for government use. In fact, they’ve pretty much been the preferred smartphone for most US government agencies, but that has slowly been changing. As iOS and Android have grown to dominate the smartphone market, Blackberry has lost tons of ground to them. And now, it might lose even more…
If you've ever spent time in the Android community, there's a very good chance you've heard of MIUI. If you haven't, MIUI is a custom ROM for Android devices. I've personally worked on this ROM for a few years before switching to the iPhone with the U.S. team, porting and translating the ROM from Chinese. MIUI has always been somewhat inspired by iOS, and known for its clean and simple design. Today it comes to iOS, well it's look anyway, with the WinterBoard theme iMIUI.
Earlier this week, BlackBerry announced that its popular BlackBerry Messenger service would finally be coming to iOS and Android this summer. However, it appears that BBM is actually only coming to iPhones and Android smartphones, not tablets.
The company’s software portfolio chief Vivek Bhardwaj explains why this is the case to Trusted Reviews:
A new iOS 7 concept by Jürgen Ulbrich of Apefellike.de has been making the rounds this morning in the blogosphere. Unlike most of the other concepts we’ve seen lately, this one actually takes a bit of design style from Google.
The iOS 7 concept’s lock screen makes all of the data in your iPhone available for you on the lock screen in a Google Now-like experience. While the I can imagine the functionality being wonderful, I’m not sure this would be my most preferred route of choice design-wise. Head inside to check it out: