Rumors about the iOS 8 is spreading around the web, we know for sure that Apple's Next iOS coming this fall with the iPhone 6, but What's new on iOS 8 ? Today, TechCrunch released a nice new video that gathers up all of the various rumors that we've seen so far and mashes them together.
Obviously, the video essentially amounts to a rumor roundup combined with a concept render, but it does cover all of the more interesting things we've seen. The big pieces are those that would potentially connect to the iWatch, like the new Healthbook app, which would track various items. It's unclear exactly what would be included beyond the usual heart rate, pedometer, distance, calorie tracking, etc. The video shows options for bloodwork, hydration, and blood pressure, but there have been rumors that those added features wouldn't make the cut, because it would then add required FDA certification for the iWatch. Watch it below!
Apple is Now seeding the iOS 7.1.1 update quietly without any announcement before it. This minor update includes some security improvements and bug fixes for the previous iOS 7.1 update.
This new iOS update is 26.1MB in size. It improves Touch ID fingerprint recognition, fixes a bug which could impact the responsiveness of the keyboard, and remedies an issue which occurs when Bluetooth keyboards with VoiceOver.
Apple's next iPhone is not expected to arrive until at least September, but leaks and rumors have really accelerated in the past few weeks, and all agree on one thing Apple's alleged iPhone 6 will feature a 4.7-inch display.
A new high-quality concept images that put all we know about Apple's next iPhone in a beautiful visual wrapper revealed. The concept shows an iPhone 6 with a nearly edge-to-edge display, with very minimal side bezels.
This is the main reason why the next iPhone does not look hugely bigger than the current iPhone 5s the smaller bezels allow for a bigger screen at just a slightly larger physical body of the phone. The iPhone 6 with iOS 8 is expected this fall.
The latest rumor about the Apple iWatch comes out of Vietnam, and states that the timepiece will have a flexible OLED display produced by Korean manufacturer LG. In fact, LG will be the sole supplier of the part, according to the rumor. The device will be released in September, says those familiar with the project.
These sources also say that earlier talk of two different screen-sizes for the iWatch is spot on. There will be a model featuring a 1.3 inch display, and one with a slightly larger 1.5 inch screen. These tipsters state that Apple plans on selling 9 million iWatches this year.
Did you know that you can hide Pre-installed apps on your iPhone if you have iOS 7.1 ?
Apps like Stocks and Newsstand can be removed until the next reboot, all thanks to a glitch discovered on iOS 7.1. And the best part is that a YouTube video can show you how it is all done. All you need to do is make sure that your iPhone or iPad is running iOS 7.1, and follow the following directions.
Take all of the pre-installed apps that you want to get rid of, and open a folder with them inside. You can do this by dragging the icons for these apps on top of each other. Now, make sure that the bottom dock of your iPhone or iPad is completely full. Also, your home screen needs to be full of icons, and the only folder on the page has to be the one you just created of the apps you want removed. You then need to long press on any icon to start wobble mode. Watch the video below for more details.