iOS 4

Shazam Music Discovery Apps Get Major Update; Brings New Features, Support For iOS 4 And Retina Display

Shazam Music Discovery Apps Get Major Update; Brings New Features, Support For iOS 4 And Retina Display

Shazam’s iPhone app was released as a song recognition app for the iPhone when it was first launched on the App Store two years back, but it has transformed into a music discovery app for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

Shazam has just released a major update with new features and support for iOS 4 and iPhone 4’s retina display.

Boot Up Speed Test: iPhone 4 (iOS 4) Vs. HTC HD2 Vs. Nexus One (Android 2.2) Vs. LG Panther (Windows Phone 7)

Boot Up Speed Test: iPhone 4 (iOS 4) Vs. HTC HD2 Vs. Nexus One (Android 2.2) Vs. LG Panther (Windows Phone 7)

Folks at Pocketnow have compared the boot up (startup) time of iPhone 4 (running iOS 4) with HTC HD2 and Nexus One (running Android 2.2) and LG Panther (running a beta version of Windows Phone 7).

Since I hardly restart my iPhone, I must admit that I had never paid attention to boot up time until I watched the video comparing the boot up times of the iPhone with other smartphones.

Steve Jobs: Software Update For iPhone 3G Users To Fix iOS 4 Performance Issue ‘Coming Soon’

Steve Jobs: Software Update For iPhone 3G Users To Fix iOS 4 Performance Issue ‘Coming Soon’

We had reported that Apple is "looking into"complaints from iPhone 3G users about performance issues with iOS 4.

Steve Jobs has replied to a frustrated iPhone 3G user, which appears to confirm that Apple will release a software update to fix the performance issue observed on an iPhone 3G after upgrading to iOS 4.

New iPhones And iPad 2 References Found In iOS 4; Apple To Start Field Testing Them Soon

New iPhones And iPad 2 References Found In iOS 4; Apple To Start Field Testing Them Soon

Boy Genius Report claims that one of their source has discovered code in iOS 4 that reveals that Apple might start field testing new iPhone and iPad models.

The relevant code auto-activates devices with model numbers iPhone3,2, iPhone3,3, and iProd2,1, which will allow Apple and iPhone carriers to test the devices without requiring manual activation through iTunes that is required when you buy a new iPhone.

4 iOS 4 Tricks That You May Find Useful

4 iOS 4 Tricks That You May Find Useful

Apple has introduced so many new features in iOS 4 that it has not been easy to keep track of all these cool new additions (especially the minor ones). 

While most of you must have gotten used to new features like FaceTime (for iPhone 4) and iBooks on the iPhone, there are little tricks that make these apps all the more useful and exciting.

David Pogue at the New York Times has provided details about few features in iOS 4 that you may find useful. 

Install PDF Patch On Your Jailbroken iPhone To Fix Security Vulnerability In iOS

Install PDF Patch On Your Jailbroken iPhone To Fix Security Vulnerability In iOS

Apple released iOS 4.0.2 yesterday to fix the security vulnerability in iOS 4 and iOS 4.0.1 that was used by JailbreakMe – the web-based method to jailbreak iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.

Experts had raised concerns that the security vulnerability in iOS could be exploited in a similar way by malicious websites to install malware.

iPhone Dev Team Releases Ultrasn0w 1.1-1 To Improve Battery Life

iPhone Dev Team Releases Ultrasn0w 1.1-1 To Improve Battery Life

Last week, iPhone Dev Team had released Ultrasn0w 1.0-1 making it the first software solution to unlock iPhone 4.

It has been extremely popular as more than 750,000 iPhone users have already used it to unlocked their iPhone.

Dev Team have just released an updated version of Ultrasn0w – Ultrasn0w 1.1-1 to improve standby battery life.

Simple Method To Install Frash – Hack To Run Flash On Your iPhone

Simple Method To Install Frash – Hack To Run Flash On Your iPhone

Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs had posted an open letter elaborating on the reasons why Apple has chosen not to allow Adobe Flash on their platform.

But that hasn’t stopped Comex, developer of jailbreaking tools like JailbreakMe and Spirit from figuring out a way to hack iOS to get Flash content to work on Apple’s iDevices.

How To Fix MMS Problem After Jailbreaking And Unlocking iPhone On T-Mobile US

How To Fix MMS Problem After Jailbreaking And Unlocking iPhone On T-Mobile US

Some of our readers who had jailbroken and unlocked their iPhone to use T-Mobile SIM in the US have complained that MMS doesn’t work.

We have some good news if you’re facing the issue. The iPhone hacking community has released a patch to fix the issue that can be installed from Cydia.

How To Fix “Different SIM Detected” Problem After Jailbreaking Your iPhone Using JailbreakMe

How To Fix “Different SIM Detected” Problem After Jailbreaking Your iPhone Using JailbreakMe

JailbreakMe 2.0 released by Comex is the easiest method to jailbreak iPhone but it doesn’t hactivate the iPhone, which is required if you don’t want to use the official iPhone carrier SIM.

Sherif Hasim had figured out an easy way to activate iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPhone 3G without needing the official iPhone carrier SIM but looks like it doesn’t work anymore as users are reporting that they are getting “Different SIM detected” error message.