How to Set Custom Incoming SMS Alert Tone On Your iPhone

How to Set Custom Incoming SMS Alert Tone On Your iPhone

Presently, non-jailbroken iPhone users cannot customize their incoming SMS alert tone. But if you have a jailbroken iPhone, you may follow these steps to customize your SMS alert tone .

Please note that you need to have OpenSSH installed on your iPhone. If you do not have it already, check out steps a-c. If you are looking for a tutorial to jailbreak your iPhone first, you may check out these tutorials for Mac and Windows users. Also, ensure to tether your iPhone to your computer before starting the process. 

Apple Refuses to Return Stolen iPhone to Rightful Owner

Apple Refuses to Return Stolen iPhone to Rightful Owner

Controversies are not new to Apple and here's yet another one, which has the blogosphere rallying against Cupertino for what they call is an illogical move.

This is about a recent Consumerist report which vilifies the company for taking sides with a cellphone thief and not with a loyal Apple customer who was robbed.

Tethering On iPhone – Why Hasn’t It Come Yet?

Tethering On iPhone – Why Hasn’t It Come Yet?

For AT&T, 2009 has been a year of failed promises. The company promised to bring services like tethering and microcell to its subscribers this year. With the year gone by, there is still an uncomfortable hush over enabling tethering while the 3G microcell service has remained only in 'public trials' so far.

iPhone OS Saw Largest Ever Monthly Gain In Market Share In December 09

iPhone OS Saw Largest Ever Monthly Gain In Market Share In December 09

The past couple of months have not been easy for Apple. Ever since Motorola Droid arrived in the market, there has been constant debate over whether or not the Droid is better than the iPhone. To add to the challenges, Verizon launched their attack campaigns, first against AT&T and then against Apple. 

After all this, one might have thought Apple might have shown signs of cracking. 

Apple Implementing Newer Wi-Fi Standard In Next Gen iPhone?

Apple Implementing Newer Wi-Fi Standard In Next Gen iPhone?

It is interesting how much we can speculate from innocuous job postings.

One of our earlier job posting based speculations about Apple's ambitions for their native maps application turned out to be true as we recently learnt about the company developing their own version of Google Latitude.

Why Do We Need A Tablet If We Already Have an iPhone And a MacBook?

Why Do We Need A Tablet If We Already Have an iPhone And a MacBook?

With rumors about an Apple Tablet launch more or less confirmed to be true, it is only a matter of time before we actually get to hear from Steve Jobs about this. Rumors about an Apple Tablet have been floating for a long time now. Nevertheless the delay in the launch has been more due to doubts within the company about the viability of such a device rather than any production-related delays.

New Patent Reveals Apple’s Working On Google Latitude Like iPhone Application

New Patent Reveals Apple’s Working On Google Latitude Like iPhone Application

Is Apple building its own location aware application? A recent patent filed by the company has revealed the development of a new technology that will enable iPhone users to share their location data with their friends and family with the help of a native iPhone application.

So how does this software work? 

Apple’s Tablet Looks Like a Large iPhone

Apple’s Tablet Looks Like a Large iPhone

There has been a lot of buzz lately over the imminent Apple Tablet. Most of this has been largely speculation or has been based on anonymous sources.

But now we have been hearing from sources that could possibly bring much more credence to all the speculations happening so far.

Sudoku Grab iPhone App Takes Augmented Reality to The Next Level

Augmented reality on iPhones have hitherto been mostly about using your GPS location or live camera feeds to pull related information from other parts of the internet.

However, the true potential for augmented reality apps is even more than just that. Sudoku Grab is an iPhone app that gives an indication of the possibilities. 

Apple’s January 26 “Big” Event To Focus On “Mobility Space”

Apple’s January 26 “Big” Event To Focus On “Mobility Space”

Late last week, we reported rumors about Apple having rented a stage at the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco for an event to be held in the last week of January.

At that time, we speculated if this could be about the Apple Tablet since a few other rumors pointed us in that direction.