The much-anticipated launch of Google's native Maps application for Apple's iOS had little immediate impact on iOS 6 operating system adoption according to new data issued by digital ad network Chitika, dispelling assumptions that many users were waiting to upgrade their Apple hardware until the Google service became available for download.
Facebook released version 3.1 of its software development kit for Apple's iOS, adding support for the platform's deep integration into the newly revamped Apple operating system.
Application rankings in Apple's App Store experienced radical upheaval in the hours after the launch of the company's new iOS 6 operating system update, suggesting dramatic algorithmic changes across the storefront, analyst firm BITG Research reports.
Big-box retailer Target will extend its mobile coupon service to Apple's Passbook, the new iOS 6 application that collects users' movie tickets, transit passes, retailer loyalty cards and related documents.
Pocket said it has updated its app to support Apple's iOS 6 operating system and the larger screen on the company's new iPhone 5.
Now that public interest groups Free Press, Public Knowledge and the New America Foundation's Open Technology Institute intend to file a formal complaint against AT&T because they feel the operator's FaceTime policy violates FCC's net neutrality rules, one has to think AT&T could have played this better and maybe even generated new revenue streams while keeping net neutrality advocates at bay.
Apple will roll out its new iOS 6 operating system overhaul to iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, new iPad, iPad 2 and fourth-generation iPod touch devices later today, reportedly beginning at 1:00 p.m. ET.
Apple released the final Golden Master build of its new iOS 6 operating system overhaul to registered developers hours after confirming the launch of its new iPhone 5.
Apple's new iPhone 5 features a range of new functions and technologies. Most notably, the gadget offers a taller screen--4 inches, whereas previous iPhones have all featured a 3.5-inch screen. Fierce has put together a slideshow of some of the most notable features and functions.
A new Apple iOS feature called "Wi-Fi Plus Cellular" would automatically shift devices from a problematic Wi-Fi signal to 3G or 4G, allowing engaged apps to shift to the connected network rather than screech to a halt in wireless limbo.