How To Know Whether Your iPhone Has New or Old Bootroom

Jailbreaking and Unlocking with iPhone is fun, but these days apple is trying to make people life harder by introducing new changes in iPhone hardware and software which could stop or prevent people from jailbreaking their devices. One of the change done by apple is the fix they had done in iPhone 3GS bootroom, they have fixed the potential bug found in old iPhone device which allows to unlock the iPhone to use a different carrier....

May 4, 2010 路 1 min 路 202 words 路 Omid Farhang

Adobe Employee: Go Screw Yourself, Apple

Adobe has fired back against Apple鈥檚 recent ban on building iPhone apps via Flash. And this time, Adobe鈥檚 not pulling any of punches. In a recent blog post on The Flash Blog, Adobe Platform Evangelist Lee Brimelow goes on the offensive for seven paragraphs, ripping into Apple鈥檚 recent change to its iPhone Developer Program License Agreement that only allows for applications to be written in Objective-C, C, C++ or Javascript and executed by the iPhone OS WebKit engine....

April 9, 2010 路 2 min 路 358 words 路 Omid Farhang

No Multitasking for iPhone 3G and Early iPod Touch Models

One of the finer points Steve Jobs let loose at the end of the iPhone OS 4.0 announcement today is that only the iPhone 3GS and iPod touch third generation (the most recent iteration from fall 2009) will have the capacity to support the iPhone OS 4.0鈥檚 new multitasking features. In other words, owners of the iPhone 3G, iPhone 2G, and first or second generation iPod touch models will not be able to multitask....

April 9, 2010 路 2 min 路 233 words 路 Omid Farhang

Apple reinvents multitasking for the iPhone

Multitasking, the feature that has been the absolute top of every iPhone user鈥檚 want list 鈥搘hich, by proxy became a major marketing point for both Android and webOS 鈥 has made its way to iPhone OS 4. 鈥淲e figured out how to implement multitasking for third party apps and avoid those things [battery life and lag]. So that鈥檚 what took so long,鈥 said Apple CEO Steve Jobs this morning. While it鈥檚 not actually full background processing, Apple has devised a way to reproduce the feeling....

April 9, 2010 路 2 min 路 217 words 路 Omid Farhang

iPhone 4.0 Event: What Apple Might Announce

Apple is hosting an event at 1 p.m. EST to unveil the next-generation iPhone 4.0 OS. Take a look at some of the features Apple might just unveil today: Multitasking *Last year, it was all about copy and paste; this year, it鈥檚 all about multitasking. While native iPhone applications like iPod, Mail and Safari can take advantage of backgrounding or multitasking (i.e., you can listen to music using the iPod app while playing a game or surfing the web), third-party applications can鈥檛 do this....

April 9, 2010 路 2 min 路 325 words 路 Omid Farhang

The Apple-Adobe War Escalates: Using Flash to Build iPhone Apps Banned

Today, Apple revised its iPhone Developer Program License Agreement to effectively ban the use of the Flash-to-iPhone converter. Throughout 2010, Steve Jobs and Apple made it very clear that they do not like Adobe. At all. They prominently left Flash off the iPad, instead promoting HTML5 at every opportunity. For some time now, though, Adobe鈥檚 had a tool to circumvent Apple鈥檚 ban on Flash for the iPhone and iPad: the Adobe Creative Suite 5 Flash-to-iPhone converter, which would have allowed developers to create apps in Flash and then port them over into iPhone....

April 9, 2010 路 2 min 路 328 words 路 Omid Farhang

iPhone OS 4.0 Features List

Just after the launch of iPad, Apple has just announced iPhone OS 4.0 Event at 8th April 10 AM PT. A lot more speculations are being made about the upcoming features of iPhone OS 4.0 Following are some most closest guesses on the features of apple iPhone OS 4.0 Key Features iPhone OS 4.0 There will be multi-touch gestures support everywhere on iphone OS 4.0聽Multitasking will be there to allow to run third party apps in background聽Many graphical and UI changes to make navigating through iPhone OS easier and more efficient....

April 7, 2010 路 1 min 路 143 words 路 Omid Farhang

iPad鈥檚 File System Suggests New Apple Devices on the Way

Although Apple rivals the Fortress of Solitude when it comes to unreleased products 鈥 remember all of the speculation around the iPad? 鈥 the Cupertino-based company does leave clues about what is to come. A look into the iPad OS鈥檚 file system suggests that we can expect not one, but two iPhones in the near future, along with the next-generation iPod touch and the next-generation iPad. In the configuration, you can see a list of devices based on the iPhone OS model....

April 3, 2010 路 1 min 路 201 words 路 Omid Farhang