minor bug fixes

minor bug fixes

AT&T to Restrict or Charge for FaceTime Over 3G/4G in iOS 6?

www.macrumors.com
As noted in our ongoing iOS 6 Beta 3 discussion thread, it appears that AT&T will be restricting and possibly charging for the new FaceTime-over-3G-network feature in iOS 6. Prior to iOS 6, FaceTime was a Wi-Fi-only service. The following error message appears for AT&T customers in iOS 6 when...
AT&T to Restrict or Charge for FaceTime Over 3G/4G in iOS 6?

Skype for Windows, Mac and Linux all get updates on the same day

www.engadget.com
Skype in all its forms received incremental updates for those video conferencing addicts out there. The Windows flavor gained various UI improvements, including a pinnable contacts list, backwards-compatible video rendering for older machines and better Facebook integration. Meanwhile, the Mac version got a similarly refreshed interface, improved screen sharing...
Skype for Windows, Mac and Linux all get updates on the same day

CCleaner for Mac 1.01 released, but Windows users get more

betanews.com
Piriform Software has released the first stable release of CCleaner for Mac, its free cleaning utility for Mac OS X. Based on the popular Windows version, CCleaner for Mac 1.01 FINAL boasts fewer features compared to its long-established sibling, but we expect this to change over time. The new release enters an increasingly...
CCleaner for Mac 1.01 released, but Windows users get more

Rdio iOS app updated with improved UI, "Find People" feature & record label search

9to5mac.com
Following a big update to the Pandora Radio app earlier today, the subscription based Rdio iPhone and iPad app has been updated today with UI improvements, a new “Find People” feature for finding artists and friends to follow, and the ability to search by record label to find artists and...
Rdio iOS app updated with improved UI, "Find People" feature & record label search

AT&T CEO Acknowledges Rumors of Cellular FaceTime Charges, Says 'Too Early' to Discuss

www.macrumors.com
Following yesterday's discovery of a dialog box in the latest iOS 6 beta suggesting that AT&T users may be subject to restrictions or additional charges if they wish to use the FaceTime video calling feature over the carrier's cellular network, the company issued a brief statement simply acknowledging that it...
AT&T CEO Acknowledges Rumors of Cellular FaceTime Charges, Says 'Too Early' to Discuss

Have a BUILD tablet? How to install the Windows 8 Consumer Preview right now

thenextweb.com
If you are watching our live blog of the Windows 8 event, you are likely all hot and bothered over the idea of downloading and installing the operating system’s Consumer Preview. If you have one of those fancy tablets that Microsoft gave out at its BUILD event, you are probably...
Have a BUILD tablet? How to install the Windows 8 Consumer Preview right now

Google Search Updated to v3.6.11; Google Sync Updated to v0.7.2

crackberry.com
I guess Google likes to kick out all of their updates at once. Yesterday we noted that the Google Voice app had been updated, and it appears that both the Google Search and Google Sync got a jump as well. The Google Search app now sits at version 3.6.11...
Google Search Updated to v3.6.11; Google Sync Updated to v0.7.2

Apple Launches New 'Food & Drink' Category on App Store

www.macrumors.com
A few weeks ago, MacStories noted that Apple had told developers that a new Food & Drink category was coming to the App Store."In the next few weeks", applications will be automatically migrated to the new category; currently, the App Store doesn't provide a specific category for these types...
Apple Launches New 'Food & Drink' Category on App Store

Rdio for Android and iOS adds Find People via Facebook and Twitter, record label Pages, new side navigation

thenextweb.com
Rdio on Wednesday announced it has updated its native Android and iOS apps with user interface changes and new features. You can download the latest versions now directly from Apple’s App Store and Google Play. First and foremost, the new “Find People” feature (available on the side navigation) gives you...
Rdio for Android and iOS adds Find People via Facebook and Twitter, record label Pages, new side navigation
Vine changes age rating to 17+ in app update

Former iAd Chief Andy Miller Joins 3D Motion Control Company Leap Motion

www.macrumors.com
Leap Motion today announced (via The Next Web) that Apple's former iAd chief Andy Miller is joining the company as President and Chief Operating Officer. Miller was the founder of mobile advertising firm Quattro Wireless, which Apple acquired in January 2010 to form the basis of its iAd platform. Miller...
Former iAd Chief Andy Miller Joins 3D Motion Control Company Leap Motion

N.O.V.A. 3, Pocket Informant Pro, ITV Player, price drops, and more

9to5mac.com
9to5Mac has once again scoured the App Store for all the latest app launches, price drops, noteworthy news, and updates, and we have compiled everything in a roundup below. Check it out, but keep coming back as we continually refresh the list throughout the day. Updates 1. N.O.V.A. 3 – Near...
N.O.V.A. 3, Pocket Informant Pro, ITV Player, price drops, and more

Smaller iPad Costing "Significantly Less" Than $499 Coming This Fall, According to NYT

www.macrumors.com
The New York Times has added to the concerto of reports hinting at the arrival of an iPad with a 7.85" screen this fall. Two weeks ago, Bloomberg offered a similar report, also citing anonymous sources. iMore reported something similar back in May. Mockup of 7.85-inch iPad next to an...
Smaller iPad Costing "Significantly Less" Than $499 Coming This Fall, According to NYT

iTunes 10.6.1 fixes super annoying TV show order bug when using Apple TV

thenextweb.com
Earlier this month, just after the iPad launch event, Apple released iTunes 10.6 to support the new 1080P Apple TV and the new Retina tablet. Unfortunately, when it did so it also introduced a nasty bug with the ordering of TV shows when using the Apple TV to view them....
iTunes 10.6.1 fixes super annoying TV show order bug when using Apple TV

Rdio iOS app updated with iTunes Radio-like Song Stations, AutoPlay, & more

9to5mac.com
The subscription based Rdio music streaming service today updated its iOS app with a few features similar to those included in Apple’s recently introduced iTunes Radio service. The most notable new feature is Song Stations which, much like iTunes Radio, allows users to automatically create a station based on any...
Rdio iOS app updated with iTunes Radio-like Song Stations, AutoPlay, & more

Google Drive on iOS updated to 1.30, adds landscape editing to docs and spreadsheets

www.engadget.com
The Google Drive app for iOS is freeing users from the shackles of portrait-style document editing in its latest update, version 1.30, as well as speeding up Google Doc support in general. Alongside some "minor bug fixes," that's the general thrust of the latest Google Drive update for iOS...
Google Drive on iOS updated to 1.30, adds landscape editing to docs and spreadsheets
Instagram iPhone app to soon get minor bug fixes

Opera Mini 5 and Opera Mobile 10 Shed Beta Tag

mashable.com
If you’re a user of Opera Mini, chances are you’ve already switched from Opera Mini 4.2 to Opera Mini 5, beta tag be damned. The new version brought many improvements (tabs and speed dial probably being the most important) that made its predecessor look pale in comparison.Same goes for...
Opera Mini 5 and Opera Mobile 10 Shed Beta Tag
Apple improves AirPlay playback, iPad network switching, HDR with iOS 5.1.1

Rdio responds to new competitors by adding related playlists and autoplay to iOS app

thenextweb.com
Digital on-demand music streaming service Rdio has updated its iOS app to feature song stations, which allows you to start a station based on any song and then automatically churns up other songs from that artist and from related artists. You can see four upcoming tracks that Rdio will list for you...
Rdio responds to new competitors by adding related playlists and autoplay to iOS app
Google Drive for iOS updated with landscape support on iPhone, faster loading/editing

Apple Fighting Back Against In App Purchase Hack, But Service Still Operational

www.macrumors.com
Late last week, we reported on the launch of a new method to allow App Store users to bypass Apple's In App Purchase mechanism and receive additional content free of charge. At the time, we noted that use of the method involved theft of content from developers and exposed iOS...
Apple Fighting Back Against In App Purchase Hack, But Service Still Operational

Apple Adds Shared Photo Streams and VIP Mail to iPhone 3GS with iOS 6 Beta 3

www.macrumors.com
Last month, we highlighted a number of device restrictions regarding Apple's high-profile features for iOS 6, noting that many of them would not be compatible with the iPhone 3GS while smaller subsets would not be supported on the iPhone 4 and iPad 2. But with yesterday's release of iOS 6...
Apple Adds Shared Photo Streams and VIP Mail to iPhone 3GS with iOS 6 Beta 3

European Carriers Stockpiling Nano-SIMs Ahead of Expected Upcoming iPhone Launch

www.macrumors.com
Following the selection of Apple's proposed design as the new nano-SIM standard last month, Financial Times reports that European carriers have begun stockpiling the new nano-SIMs in expectation that Apple's next-generation iPhone will be launching using the new standard in the coming months.Operators expect that the iPhone will feature the...
European Carriers Stockpiling Nano-SIMs Ahead of Expected Upcoming iPhone Launch

Taller 'iPhone 5' Cases Begin to Appear for Sale

www.macrumors.com
Smaller bottom dock, and headphone jack Cydia Blog notes the appearance of "iPhone 5" cases from TVC-Mall that correspond to circulating rumors about the next generation iPhone. The case design lines up with the many part leaks and schematics that have been floating around for the past several months....
Taller 'iPhone 5' Cases Begin to Appear for Sale
Revamped OS X icons point to Retina display for MacBooks

Emerging popular Android apps: Airport City, Grow and Draw Something

www.insidemobileapps.com
This week’s Android roundup looks a little different thanks to some very strong debuts that shook up the top grossing charts. Normally the most stable chart, and therefore the hardest to crack, this week new games from Glu Mobile, Zynga and Game Insight all managed to work their way into...
Emerging popular Android apps: Airport City, Grow and Draw Something

Next iPhone to Have Thinner, Higher Quality Screen

www.macrumors.com
The Wall Street Journal reports that the next generation iPhone will use "in-cell" technology to make the screen thinner. In fact, they claim that mass production of the screens has already started. Japanese liquid-crystal-display makers Sharp Corp. and Japan Display Inc.--a new company that combined three Japanese electronics makers' display...
Next iPhone to Have Thinner, Higher Quality Screen

Hacker Releases Tools for Bypassing Apple's In App Purchase Mechanism

www.macrumors.com
As noted by 9to5Mac, a Russian hacker has developed a relatively simple method to allow users to bypass Apple's In App Purchase mechanism on many iOS apps, allowing users to obtain the content for free. Alternate In App Purchase confirmation button seen on hacked devices The method, which does not...
Hacker Releases Tools for Bypassing Apple's In App Purchase Mechanism

Claimed Front Panel of White Next-Generation iPhone Surfaces

www.macrumors.com
Apple.pro points [Google translation] to a photo posted to a Photobucket account that appears to show a white version of the next-generation "iPhone 5" front panel. This appears to be the first time that a claimed photo of the white version of the device has been seen. As with previously-leaked...
Claimed Front Panel of White Next-Generation iPhone Surfaces
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?