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iOS 5 beta 3
The Latest iOS 5.1 Beta Is Out, Bringing 3G Toggle Back
The latest iOS 5.1 beta 3 is available as an update and for download from Apple's developer portal.
| January 10
Apple Working On Panoramic Photo Capabilities In iOS 5
Apple’s iOS Camera app could soon include panoramic photo-taking capabilities, according to Seth Weintraub at 9 To 5 Mac who recently uncovered some new code stating as such in iOS 5. If correct, this could present a potential problem with app developers who already provide this service.
Bryan M. Wolfe
| July 14
Apple Tweaks The Notification Center Gesture In iOS 5 Beta 3
Apple has tweaked the Notification Center gesture in iOS 5 beta 3. Now, when users are in a full-screen iOS app, a swipe-down from the top of the iPhone's screen will instead reveal a "hook," instead of revealing Notification Center in full. If you want to access Notification Center, simply drag down on the hook once it appears.
| July 13
New In iOS 5 Beta 3: AirPlay Mirroring For FaceTime Calls
Here's a great, new feature discovered in the latest beta version of iOS 5: When making FaceTime calls, it's possible to stream the video to an Apple TV via AirPlay, and make the call using a "big screen."
| July 13
You Can Safely Jailbreak iOS 5 Beta 3, Just Use The New Version Of Redsn0w
Great news, jailbreak fans: The latest beta version of iOS 5 (beta 3, which was released yesterday) can already be jailbroken using the iPhone Dev-Team's redsn0w. While a previous version of the app didn't quite work, the Dev-Team updated redsn0w (0.9.8b2) and the jailbreak now works perfectly.
| July 12
Latest Dev Build Offers Glimpse Of Buttonless Future
Apple's latest iOS beta features an accessibility panel that eliminates the need for hardware buttons.
A.T. Faust III
| July 11