Those of you who have been debating about getting a new iPhone may want to make the jump now as Walmart is offering the lowest price on the iPhone 5S that we’ve ever seen. Walmart is beating Best Buy’s $50 discount on the iPhone 5S by offering Apple’s flagship phone for only $119 on a two year contract. You can even get a bigger discount on a new iPhone by trading in old electronics for Walmart gift cards.
The iPhone 5C is also being slashed down to only $29 with a two year contract. It doesn’t get much better than that, right? Let us know if you decide to take the plunge and how you like your new idevice!
Samsung has just announced its own music streaming service named Milk Music, rivaling Apple’s iTunes Radio. Milk Music offers pretty much the same service as Pandora and iTunes Radio, where users are able to make custom radio stations. The service is ad-free for Galaxy users and is powered by the well-known Slacker Radio. Head inside for the service’s full details:
After only 48 hours of being available, the latest iOS 7.0.6 update reached an impressive 13.3% adoption rate in North America. The update fixes a major SSL vulnerability so it’s easy to see why so many people were excited to get their hands on it.
Chitika reviewed over tens of millions of North American ad impressions from February 21st to February 23rd for the study:
It should generally be a rule of thumb that if your idevice is jailbroken, you should stay away from brand new software updates. So we’d like to remind all of you jailbreakers out there to hold off on updating your devices to iOS 7.0.6. Famous jailbrekaer MuscleNerd tweeted earlier today:
“Same advice as last time! Stay away from 7.0.6 if jailbroken, and we'll update evasi0n7 if possible (this sounds like an important fix!)”
We’ll keep you posted as we learn more info so stay tuned!
Three weeks after the release of iOS 7.0.5, Apple has just released another minor software update. iOS 7.0.6 (Build 11B651) and iOS 6.1.6 (Build 10B500) for the iPhone 3GS and iPod Touch both bring a number of fixes but are mainly just security updates. Apple specifically notes that the updates include a fix for SSL connection verifications.
You should be receiving the updates over-the-air any time now.
The wildly popular BiteSMS 8.0 app has just gotten out of beta and is now officially available to download, bringing support for both iOS 7 and the iPhone 5s. Most jailbreakers are already familiar with the app but for those of you who aren’t, you’ll definitely want to check it out.
Starting Sunday, February 16, Best Buy will offer a $50 discount on all iPhone models purchased with a 2-year contract from AT&T, Sprint, or Verizon. The sale will last less than a week and will end on Saturday, February 22, so if you’re thinking about making the jump to a new iPhone, now would be a good time to do it.
During this short promotion, the iPhone 5 will be free, the iPhone 5C will cost only $50, and the latest iPhone 5s will sell for only $150 on contract.
If you hurry and reserve a new phone purchase with Best Buy by tomorrow, you can also receive a $50 gift card. The card can be applied to the price of your new phone purchase any time before the end of the year.
According to a new report from our friends over at 9to5Mac, Apple won’t be releasing the final version of iOS 7.1 to the public until some time in March. The software is currently in its fifth beta and available for registered developers to test out, but we won’t see an actual release until next month…