iOS 8.1, iOS 8.1.1, iOS 8.1.2, iOS 8.1.3 Features, Problems, News & Tips

Apple reportedly killing off ‘Date Trick’ in iOS 8.1, could mean the end of emulators without jailbreak

Apple reportedly killing off ‘Date Trick’ in iOS 8.1, could mean the end of emulators without jailbreak

For fans of emulators, which allow people to play old-school games from consoles like the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), the Game Boy Advance or Super NES on their iPhone or iPad, the end of your favorite gaming pastime on a mobile device may be coming to an end if you don’t like jailbreaking your gadgets.

Apple seeds iOS 8.1 beta 2 to developers

Apple seeds iOS 8.1 beta 2 to developers

Apple has just released iOS 8.1 beta 2 (build number 12B407) to registered developers of the iOS developer program.

OS X Yosemite GM has support for SMS Forwarding when paired to iOS 8.1

OS X Yosemite GM has support for SMS Forwarding when paired to iOS 8.1

In mid-September it was revealed that the Continuity featured tied to SMS Forwarding would be “delayed” until October. The reason was pretty obvious: a lack of OS X Yosemite for public consumption.

iOS 8.1 rumored to release on October 20; will include Apple Pay

iOS 8.1 rumored to release on October 20; will include Apple Pay

Apple seeded the first iOS 8.1 beta to registered developers earlier this week with a number of changes including a hidden settings for Apple Pay, Apple’s NFC based mobile payments service that was announced at the iPhone 6 event.

iOS 8.1 brings back the option to switch to 2G, 3G or LTE

iOS 8.1 brings back the option to switch to 2G, 3G or LTE

There have been quite a few problems with iOS 8, which haven’t been fixed in iOS 8.0.2.

Our readers in India and other countries where there is still poor 3G coverage in some places were annoyed with the lack of an option to disable 3G. iOS 8 only came with an option to disable LTE.

Having Wi-Fi problems with iOS 8 – iOS 8.4.1? Here’s how to fix it

Having Wi-Fi problems with iOS 8 – iOS 8.4.1? Here’s how to fix it

iOS 8 comes with a ton of new features and improvements, but sadly, it also is very buggy, and has a lot of issues. One of the issues people are facing after updating their iPhone or iPad to iOS 8 is Wi-Fi connectivity problems. Here are a few tips to fix these problems.

What’s new in iOS 8.1 beta

What’s new in iOS 8.1 beta

Just a few hours ago, Apple seeded the first iOS 8.1 beta to registered developers for testing on compatible iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models. The pre-release software update contains a number of changes that we’ve outlined ahead. We’ll be keeping this post updated with any other new features and improvements as we uncover them.

Apple seeds iOS 8.1 beta to developers [Updatedx4]

Apple seeds iOS 8.1 beta to developers [Updatedx4]

Following a report earlier this morning claiming that iOS 8.1, iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.3 were currently being tested, perhaps indicating a faster software update cycle, Apple has seeded the first iOS 8.1 beta (build number: 12B401) to registered developers for testing. The pre-release software update is available for download through Developer Center for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple TV, accompanied by a build number of 12B401.

iOS 8.1, iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.3 currently being tested, could be a sign of faster update cycles

iOS 8.1, iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.3 currently being tested, could be a sign of faster update cycles

On Wednesday, September 17, Apple officially released iOS 8 to the public. It would be just over a week later that they’d release iOS 8.0.1, break crucial features like the cellular connection in iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices, and need to release a subsequent software update soon after. Now, a new report has surfaced that suggests Apple could be changing up the way they handle software updates.

How to fix iOS 8 – iOS 8.3 battery life problems

How to fix iOS 8 – iOS 8.3 battery life problems

Based on the poll we took few days back, it looks like a high percentage of users seem to be having battery life problems after upgrading to iOS 8.3.