Amazon’s New Price Check App Is a Must for Your iPhone This Holiday

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Amazon has a new app out for the iPhone today—one that will make your holiday shopping far less of a headache and let you find the best price right at the store. Called Price Check, Amazon’s new app is for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Through an Internet connection, it searches Amazon.com and the company’s merchants. Just enter a product through one of the four easy methods—barcode, picture, voice and typing—and you get back a list of matches and their prices at various retailers. Screenshots at the bottom!

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Apple Is Jumping Straight to iOS 4.2.1

  Apple said that it would release iOS 4.2 to the world this month and plenty of rumors and ‘insider’ tips have given us nearly as many release dates for it as there are days in the month. Guess what? Apple now has just released iOS 4.2.1 GM to developers. The GM stands for golden master, ...

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New iTunes, Mac OS X and iOS 4.2 All Arriving This Week

Apple’s coming iOS 4.2 update didn’t come out on the 7th like we hoped was the case but according to a source inside AT&T, the newest version of iOS will hit the internet at 10 AM PST on November 12th. The source, who contacted GizmoCrunch went on to claim that iTunes 10.1 and Mac OS ...

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Apple’s iOS 4.2 Still Not out but it Does Mostly Fix the iPhone 3G

Apple’s coming iOS 4.2 update has still not come out yet, despite rumors that it was supposed to launch today. However, some testing done with the iOS 4.2 version available to developers has shown that Apple has taken the criticism of iOS 4 to heart—it runs a lot better now on the iPhone 3G. Don’t ...

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iOS 4.2 Coming In November—Will Fix Security Flaw

  You probably have heard about the security flaw in iOS 4.1 that lets someone bypass your PIN security and access, call and email your contacts list. The flaw lets someone tap a few buttons to sneak past the emergency call screen that you can access even when the iPhone is locked by a PIN. Your ...

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Jailbreak for iOS 4.1—Sort of

An iOS 4.x jailbreak has arrived finally. Well, sort of. It only works on the iPhone 3G and iPod touch 2nd generation. Basically, this is the same hack method that has been used to jailbreak iOS since the very early days. Due to the security loopholes in these older devices, the hack still works. It ...

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T-Mobile to Get iPhone 3GS This Year?

The fourth largest cellular network in the United States—T-Mobile—may be getting the iPhone 3GS this year. This news comes straight from the editor of Wired—Chris Anderson—and his Twitter account. He claims that, “A T-Mobile manager casually mentioned to me that they're going to get the iPhone 3GS (but not 4, oddly) later this year. Common ...

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IOS 4.1 Out: Apple Decides iPhone 3G Will Not Get Game Center, iPod touch 2 Does

    Both the iPhone 3G and the first generation of the iPod touch have been snubbed by Apple for the Game Center service coming with the just released iOS 4.1 update. Available now through Apple's iTunes, iOS 4.1 brings a variety of new features to the iOS platform. Both the iPhone 3G and 3GS have been ...

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iPhone 3G, 3GS Not Getting HDR Photos: Jailbreak to the Rescue

The iPhone 3G and 3GS will not be getting HDR photo abilities like the iPhone 4 when iOS 4.1 comes out this week. Actually, it is expected to come out tomorrow (September 8th) since Apple leaked the date on its UK site. The iPhone 3G and 3GS do not have the same 5 megapixel camera ...

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What iOS 4.1 Fixes

  The soon to be released and hotly anticipated iOS 4.1 update promises a lot. Fortunately, the per-release version delivers on most things. Bluetooth fixes, improved performance and of course the proximity sensor issue have all been addressed (at least for most). The update is expected this week, so make sure you backup before you go ...

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iPhone 3G Owners Should See Improved iOS 4 Soon

Been hoping to update your iPhone 3G to iOS 4 for the new features but terrified of the performance bit it takes out of everything? Hope is on the way. Apple CEO Steve Jobs stated in an email (you would think Apple would have taken away his email privileges by now) that an update is ...

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Sorry RIM, the iPhone 4’s Browser is Still Faster

The iPhone 4 and the BlackBerry Torch 9800 have been put through a head to head browsing speed test and while the Torch is a massive improvement over the Bold 9700, it is noticeably slower than the newest iPhone. Don’t believe me? I have a YouTube video to prove it—one made by BlackBerry fan site ...

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The iPhone 4 Gets its Carrier Unlock

Apple’s iPhone 4 has been jailbroken and now unlocked all within the course of this week. Thanks to the team behind ultrasn0w—a carrier unlock—the new smartphone has been released from the shackles of AT&T. The new unlock also brings unlocking to newer model iPhone 3G/3GSs with basebands 04.26.08, 05.11.07, 05.12.01 and 05.13.04. Since the government ...

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Apple Investigating iOS 4 Upgrade Problems

Earlier this week I mentioned that you should probably not upgrade your iPhone 3G to the new iOS 4 operating system. The problem lies mostly with the iPhone 3G’s debilitating 128MB of RAM, in comparison to the new iPhone 4’s 512MB of RAM, which iOS 4 was designed for. After the ‘Antennagate’ beating that Apple ...

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