According to CNBC, headphone maker Bose has filed a lawsuit against Apple-owned Beats Electronics over patents related to technologies used in noise-cancelling headphones. Apple acquired Beats for $3 billion in May, including both the headphone-making division Beats Electronic and streaming music service Beats Music.
With the upcoming release of iOS 8, there are quite a few changes in store for the end user, especially when it comes to features. For the company’s longstanding iPhoto application, the time has come to send it out to pasture, but it looks like it won’t be the only app heading that way.
A few weeks ago, we highlighted the release of a jailbreak tweak called Vestigo for managing your Wi-Fi connections. But if you want even more fine-tuned control of your Wi-Fi on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, consider looking into another new jailbreak tweak called BetterWiFi7. We’ve got a full rundown of how the tweak works ahead.
5.5-inch iPhone 6, new iPad Air and iPad mini models reportedly entering mass production in September
The big question on everyone’s mind right now is when Apple is going to launch bigger iPhones. While it’s a foregone conclusion that the company has bigger iPhones in the pipeline, the only detail left standing at this point is a launch window. A new report is adding some fuel to the fire that we may have to wait a bit longer for the 5.5-inch model.
July has been a particularly busy month in terms of jailbreak tweak releases on Cydia, highlighted by Brevity, EqualizerEverywhere, Hermes and SwipeExpander. To cover the smaller jailbreak tweaks released over the past few days, we’re back with another jailbreak tweak roundup featuring Musiex, TimerAlarms, Music Enhancer and QuickReplier for Skype.
In our Best New Games roundup posted this afternoon, we highlighted the release of the official Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game to go along with the upcoming movie. Now, Nickelodeon’s older “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rooftop Run” game has gone free through next Thursday as Apple’s App of the Week.