iOS 5.0.1 seeded to developers, ‘fixes bugs affecting battery life’, will expire in a month

Apple has seeded iOS 5.0.1 build 9A402 to developers, featuring battery life fixes, multitasking gestures on the original iPad, improvement in Voice recognition for Australian users, and other bug and security fixes. In Apple’s words: iOS 5.0.1 beta contains improvements and other bug fixes including: – Fixes bugs affecting battery life – Adds Multitasking Gestures for original iPad – … Continue reading “iOS 5.0.1 seeded to developers, ‘fixes bugs affecting battery life’, will expire in a month”

Apple seeds Mac OS X 10.7.2 build 11C57 to developers

Apple has seeded Mac OS X 10.7.2 build 11C57 to developers, focusing on AddressBook, GraphicsDrivers, iCal, iChat, iCloud, Mac App Store, Mail, MobileMe, Safari, Spotlight and Time Machine.  No known issues were detected in the 790MB Combo Update. Get downloading.

Microsoft unveils Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview With .NET Framework 4.5, has us on the floor already

If you’ve been following us religiously you might have noticed our recent exploits from BUILD, Microsoft’s developer-oriented conference, being held at present where they have showcased numerous new technologies, including the big fish — Windows 8. Apart from the new operating system and its employment on a tablet (comparison with iPad 2 here), the next … Continue reading “Microsoft unveils Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview With .NET Framework 4.5, has us on the floor already”

iPad 2 with iOS 5 vs Windows 8 slate (video)

Microsoft recently unveiled a few Windows 8 slates at BUILD, a developers conference, showcasing the power of the new Windows operating system, Windows 8. While it is still quite some time away from a final release and launch, it hopes to take on Apple’s iOS 5 and iPad 2, a device that is already established … Continue reading “iPad 2 with iOS 5 vs Windows 8 slate (video)”

Windows 8 Developer Preview (Direct Download Links)

As you might be aware, Microsoft gave a first glimpse of their new, “game changing” OS, Windows 8 yesterday at BUILD. They had also promised that a developer preview would be available soon and that it will be accessible not only to developers but to everyone. Fulfilled. Microsoft is making the same Windows 8 developer preview … Continue reading “Windows 8 Developer Preview (Direct Download Links)”

Windows 8 Tablet: First Glimpse

A first Windows 8-running tablet from Samsung has been displayed by Microsoft at BUILD, a developers conference, today. The new OS + tablet combo arrives on the scene sometime early next year, being suitable to compete with Apple’s iPad, which will be in its 3rd avatar by then. Here’s an overview from Joanna Stern at the Verge. By the … Continue reading “Windows 8 Tablet: First Glimpse”

Apple seeds iOS 5 Beta 5 build 9A5288d to developers; Beta 6 expected for August 17

Apple has seeded the fifth beta of iOS 5 with build 9A5288d to developers  as well as a new delta update available OTA which weighs in at 128mb. Apple says that to do the OTA update, you’ll need to do a hard reset of your device: To install iOS 5 beta 5 using over the air software … Continue reading “Apple seeds iOS 5 Beta 5 build 9A5288d to developers; Beta 6 expected for August 17”

OS X 10.7.1? Apple jumps to OS X 10.7.2, seeds build 11C26 to Developers

In a strange and confusing move, Cupertino giant, Apple has skipped OS X 10.7.1 to directly seed OS X 10.7.2 build 11C26 to developers, which isn’t available as a direct update and needs a special URL to step into. With everyone speculating this interesting behavior from Apple, the company quickly pulled down the developers page, … Continue reading “OS X 10.7.1? Apple jumps to OS X 10.7.2, seeds build 11C26 to Developers”

Apple releases iOS 5 beta 2 Build 9A5248d, brings in several changes

Apple has released the 2nd beta of iOS 5 with Build 9A5248d, bringing in a host of changes with itself to enhance the functioning of your iDevice (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch). Weighing in at a hefty 817MB, the update includes several changes like: WiFi sync now works with iTunes for Mac iCloud logo becomes silver … Continue reading “Apple releases iOS 5 beta 2 Build 9A5248d, brings in several changes”

Apple seeds Mac OS X 10.6.8 build 10K531 to developers

Apple has seeded another build of Mac OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard to developers — 10K531 — which is now available for download. The latest build focuses on AirPort, Networking, Graphics Drivers, Mac App Store, QuickTime, and VPN. We are also hoping there is a fix in there for the deadly Mac Defender malware/phishing scam. There are … Continue reading “Apple seeds Mac OS X 10.6.8 build 10K531 to developers”