Archive for the ‘iPad Firmware’ Category
Today, Apple released iOS 4.3.3 for iPad and the other iOS devices.
According to the release notes, iOS 4.3.3 only brings fixes to the recent location services tracking issue:
The update contains changes to the iOS crowd-sourced location database cache including:
Reduces the size of the cache
No longer backs the cache up to iTunes
Deletes the cache entirely when Location Services is turned off
The update is available for the original iPad and iPad 2. … Read More
Recently, BGR reports that Apple may push out a new iOS update, version 4.3.3, to address the iOS location services and data tracking.
According to reports, it seems that iOS 4.3.3 is due within the next week.
The new update (build 8J2) will address the following for iPad:
- The update will no longer back up the location database to iTunes.
- The size of the location database will be reduced.
- The location database … Read More
Today, Apple released iOS 4.3.2 for iPad and the other iOS devices. Last week, the firmware was rumored to be released within the next two weeks and it seems that rumor was right on schedule.
iOS 4.3.2 brings minor feature fixes and security updates:
Fixes an issue that occasionally caused blank or frozen video during FaceTime call
Fixes an issue that prevented some international users from connecting to 3G networks on iPad WiFi … Read More
Apple has just released iOS 4.3.1 in iTunes. This latest version addresses the following:
Fixes an occasional graphics glitch on iPod touch (4th generation)
Resolves bugs related to activating and connecting to some cellular networks
Fixes image flcker when using Apple Digital AV Adapter with some TVs
Resolves an issue authenticating some enterprise web services
If you have been deciding between purchasing the iPad WiFi or iPad WiFi + 3G, here is another reason to stick with the former selection.
With the release of iOS 4.3, Apple introduced an iPhone 4 feature called “Personal Hotspot”. This feature enables users to share their iPhone’s 3G data connection with other devices over WiFi. This alone is a major reason to save the extra cash and stick with an … Read More
Originally set for release on March 11, 2011 to coincide with the iPad 2 release in the USA, iOS 4.3 has now been released a two days earlier and is available for immediate download.
iOS 4.3 brings numerous feature enhancements to iPad such as AirPlay video compatibility for third-party apps and websites, Safari speed improvements, Home Sharing, and a new option for customizing the iPad’s side switch.
The update is available for … Read More
As noted by iLounge, it appears that among all of the great features announced yesterday, such as two cameras and Photo Booth, during Apple’s iPad 2 media event, there was no mention of photo and video sharing through MobileMe.
The lack of MobileMe also extends to Apple’s website. It seems that users may only be able to upload photos and HD video to YouTube or share via email.
Obscured by the many … Read More
During the iPad 2 event this morning, Apple announced the upcoming release of iOS 4.3. The upcoming firmware, due March 11 for iPhone (GSM), iPad, and 3rd/4th generation iPod touch, features numerous features and enhancements.
This morning at Apple’s iPad media event, the company announced the highly anticipated iPad 2.
The iPad 2 has been completely redesigned over the first-generation device, featuring many new internal and external features. Internally, the iPad 2 has been updated to Apple’s new A5 Dual-Core CPU, which is a big upgrade over the A4.
Apple indicates that the chip is 2x faster with 9x faster graphics. The chip … Read More
Apple appears to be taking a stance against jailbroken iPads and iPhones.
According to the Social Apples blog, iPhones and iPads running the latest iOS firmware contain a “jailbreak check” that automatically detects when the devices have been unlocked using the greenpoisOn jailbreak kit. Jailbroken devices that attempt to load content using the iBooks application, even legally acquired e-books display an error message that reads: “There is a problem with the configuration of … Read More