Today around 12:05 EST there was a Packages file distributed via macciti/zodttd's source that causes cydia to not launch properly. The issue is well known and a solution is being worked out. Please do not panic/overreact and restore. Again, DO NOT restore your device.
In a note to investors, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster asserted that Apple could sell 1.4 million tablets in 2010... if they priced it at $600 US. The tablet is not even announced yet, let alone its selling price, but Munster has been consistent in calling for a price range of $500 to $700 for the device that AppleInsider calls a "Kindle Killer."
Looking at his sources in the Taiwan supply chain, Munster estimated that Apple could sell
Reports started coming yesterday and today that AT&T had completely stopped all online sales of iPhones to anyone with a New York City ZIP code. The carrier has had some of its worst network issues in the New York City area, and initial explanations from AT&T centered around their not being able to support more iPhones in the US's largest city. Though the iPhone is once again available on AT&T's website, the company's explanations
Dailymotion, an online streaming video website much like YouTube, launched the Dailymotion iPhone app on December 20th, which includes various content channels, and the ability to upload video on the go. Somehow I missed this app over the holidays, nonetheless, here's the scoop.
The new Dailymotion iPhone and iPod Touch App offers full functionality of the main Web site, allowing users to search more than 12 million videos.
In case this one slipped past your radar, here's a heads up on something that you're bound to hear more of in the near future.
Delegating to the iPhone (and iPod) a functionality once reserved for antiquated bicycle computers, The Pedal Brain enables you to use your trusty handset as a wireless bike computer that packs a variety of features not before available via a mobile phone.
For months, trying to find any and all information about a forthcoming Apple tablet was more difficult than pulling teeth. Now that the arrival of such a device is all but a foregone conclusion, news leaks are revealing more and more info about the mysterious tablet on a surprisingly regular basis.
The news out of Taiwain today, in fact, reveals that Taiwanese panel maker Innolux is providing Apple with
With the posting of a single job opening at Apple, the rumor mill has begin spinning at full capacity amidst speculation that Apple could be toying with the idea of expanding iWork into a full web app. The job listing, which was just published, actively seeks a skilled programmer who is proficient with the following:
Although job postings at Apple are ordinarily nothing to get overtly excited about, the language
Following the recent attempted terror attack by Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab on board a US airliner inbound for Detroit, Michigan, dramatic changes could once again lie ahead for travelers of the not-so friendly skies of late. This weekend, some have already begun reporting new in-flight carry-on restrictions and other unfamiliar rules that now seem sporadically implemented across many major US airports.
AnandTech has reported that Epic Games has ported their Unreal Engine 3 game engine, the same one that runs games like Gears of Wars 2, over to the iPhone 3GS and third generation iPod Touch. At first you might think, "I bet its laggy and crap", but as you'll see in the demonstration, its actually pretty damn impressive.
Give it another 3-5 years and we'll see smartphones that are outperforming the Xbox 360's current power, which means some kick *** mobile games in the future.
Taptu, the mobile search engine, recently released a new version of theiriPhone app for real-time web search powered by OneRiot. While Taptu had announced a partnership with OneRiot last month to provide real time search results in their mobile site, the iPhone app adds new functionality and ease of use to the platform.
The 1.6 update of Taptuís iPhone and iPod touch application
This wouldn't be the first time we've seen a Google Voice Mobile app appear in Cydia. Less than a year ago, jailbroken users with GV accounts were able to download and use the original GV Mobile app. Boy Genius shared a sneak peak of a Google Voice, GV Mobile 2.0, which will be available soon via Cydia.
For those of you that don't already know, GV Mobile is an application that allows your iPhone
Following the revelations that the islate.com domain had been registered by Apple, there has been widespread speculation that "iSlate" was to be the name Apple will give the long-rumored tablet device. Now reports that the term iSlate itself was trademarked by a mysterious corporation are followed by discovery of a second trademark by the same firm: "Magic Slate." Pundits are now arguing over whether that name will be used for the new tablet,