iOS4

iOS4 on the 3G Review

July 21, 2010

I am now about a month in running iOS4 on the iPhone 3G and it is slowly driving me crazy! If anyone knows how to revert back to 3.1.3 please let me know! Sure there are things I love about iOS4… the camera zoom, unified Inbox, the SMS character count but at this point I’d [...]

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Zoom on iOS4 Camera

July 21, 2010

Camera Zoom has arrived on iOS4! You can use this very cool feature by going into your camera and then tapping your screen. A slider screen will appear at the bottom which you can use to drag and zoom! Very cool.

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Antennagate!

July 17, 2010

Apple today announced that it would provide free cases to buyers of its iPhone 4 to prevent reception problems known as the ‘grip of death’. More than 3 million iPhone 4’s have been sold and people can begin next week signing up for one of a selection of free cases .  New buyers will also [...]

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More Cool iOS4 Tips!

July 17, 2010

Camera Zoom – iOS4 provides a 5x camera zoom even on the 3G!  Tap to make it appear and wait a few seconds for it to disappear. Search through your TXT messages – You can now pull down your Search bar at the top of your Messages, and search through your SMS messages iBooks – [...]

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Is Apple going to recall the iPhone 4?

July 16, 2010

Speculation is abound ahead of a scheduled Press Release at 10am Friday at Apple’s Cuprertino headquarters that there may be a full product recall or an that affected users may get a free rubber case which apparently stops the grip of death. Other rumours are rife from a reputable source: Bloomberg that a top level [...]

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Apple have released update iOS4.01

July 16, 2010

Apple today have released an update to the iPhone 3G, 3GS and 4 which improves the formula to determine how many bars of signal strength to display.  Go check it out and let us know if it improves anything for you.

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The Best iOS4 Tips so Far!

July 7, 2010

1. When typing SMS Test Messages you now get a character count that tells you how many characters you have typed so far out of 160. You do need to type in more than one line before this will pop up. Don’t forget to turn this feature on under Settings and Messages. 2. Unified Inbox [...]

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Apple’s iPhone 4 Reception Problems

July 5, 2010

So, what’s been happening here? Apple has admitted in an open letter to customers there is a flaw in the way they calculate signal strength in the iPhone.  In fact, embarrassingly enough, they say this goes back to the 2007 iPhone. This means the iPhone is erroneously displaying good signal strength, even though the user [...]

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The Best and Worst of iOS4 on iPhone 3G.

June 29, 2010

We were the early adopters of the iPhone 3G two years, and last week we upgraded the 3G to iOS4. How have we fared? Well, we’d like to report more…. Pros • We love the folders! These have been fantastic in providing a sense of organisation on the iPhone. Everything kind of lived in a [...]

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Your iOS4 Checklist

June 26, 2010

Before upgrading your iPhone to iOS4 make sure your device is compatible: 2007 2G – your phone is not compatible and you miss out on all the new features. 2008 3G –  is supported although say good bye to multitasking, custom wallpaper and Bluetooth keyboard support. 2009 3GS – is fully supported, although you will [...]

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OS4 install

June 23, 2010

I have spent a day with OS4 on my iPhone 3G. It took close to two hours to backup, download, extract and install the software. The 3GS is much quicker. Performance is sluggish on the 3G. Tapping an option, even the built in clock, seems slower. The interface is slicker, with a rounder feel to [...]

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