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Turn off simple Passcode on your iPhone for better security – iPhone 101 series

If you think think it’s a little too easy for someone to guess four digit numeric password, you might want to consider disabling “simple passcode”. Disabling simple passcode means you can use a full keyboard to create a password of your choice. If you have iOS4 running on your iPhone then it is easy to […]

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iPhone Flickr app adds iOS4 support

Yahoo have updated their Flickr app in the iPhone app store. This update includes multitasking support, allowing you to between switch apps. This also  allows photos to continue to upload in the background, even when you have switched out of the application. The Flickr app now also includes twitter support, support for HD video uploads […]

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How to end a multitasking app – iPhone 101 series

Multitasking was introduced with iOS4 for the iPhone and is extremely useful. It means you can listen to your favourite audio app, while sending an e-mail, sending a tweet, or checking up on your facebook contacts, all while reading an ebook. And if you do all of the above at once you will notice those […]

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Multitasking for CoPilot Live on the way

ALK Technologies, the company behind CoPilot Live have announced that support for iOS 4 is on the way. The update which is currently awaiting approval from Apple allows the use of  the GPS navigation app in the background while using another application or taking a call. Voice directions will continue to direct you when you […]

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Twitter for iPhone app now iOS4 ready!

The official Twitter app for the iPhone was updated this morning. It is now multi tasking ready! Some initial testing showed positive results. To be honest this is the first non native application for the iPhone, where I have seen multitasking work on iOS 4 and it is pretty smooth. Even if you switch app […]

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POLL: Did you upgrade to iOS4?

[polldaddy poll=3379267] iOS4 was released yesterday, and makes some nice improvements to the iPhone, in retrospect many of these features should have been on the iPhone for a long time already. Multitasking will be great when applications support it, and iBooks is a nice addition. So will you be upgrading to iOS4? Or will you […]

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Apple releases iBooks 1.1 for iPhone

Apple has launched iBooks 1.1 for the iPhone which works with  iOS4. When you install it you are asked: Do you want to store your bookmarks and notes in your iTunes store account for syncing across devices? Sadly in Ireland there is only those free Project Gutenberg ebooks, lets hope Jobs does not keep us […]

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iOS 4 for iPhone is here now – go download!

This update contains over 100 new features, including the following: • Multitasking support for third-party apps* – Multitasking user interface to quickly move between apps – Support for audio apps to play in the background – VoIP apps can receive and maintain calls in the background or when device is asleep – Apps can monitor […]

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ios4 on the way

Hello everyone, we are all waiting for iOS4 today, we will let you know as soon as we do, in the mean time, we invite you to follow us on twitter, add us to your feed reader and facebook ‘like’ us. Stay tuned!

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Apple starts to approve iOS 4 compatible apps

Have you checked the app store update tab today? A number of apps now have updates available with support for iOS 4. Not surprising that Apple would want to approve these application updates as soon as possible. There  little point in offering multitasking support on a device if the applications cannot support it. A notable […]