Posts tagged "jailbroken"

Jailbreak Users Can Trace-to-Type with Swype

Swype has been a trusty alternative to the typical touch keyboard on other mobile platforms. Simply quickly swipe your way from key-to-key and Swype can predict each and every word with an impressive accuracy. Anybody with a jailbroken iPhone can get in on the tracing action, albeit unofficially through developer

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Is the Unlocked iPhone For You?

If you haven’t already heard, Apple is now offering 16GB and 32GB unlocked iPhone 4 models through the Apple Store, but is an unlocked iPhone the device for you? First of all, “unlocked” doesn’t mean “jailbroken,” it only means the phone doesn’t come with a micro-SIM card married to a

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iOS May Get an Overhauled Notification System Soon

Cult of Mac reports that they have received a tip that an overhauled notification system is in iOS’s future. The tip reportedly mentions how Apple is preparing to buy an app development company to assist with the improved notification system. Cult of Mac’s tipster was unsure about which company that

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Video: Inside The $1000 App

So none of us in our right minds would buy the $999.99, so there wasn't much chance you were going to see a review of the app from us, but not only are we unable to get it now that it's been removed, but we don't need to anyway. To satisfy our curiosity, a Neil Palmerlow, one of the unlucky 8 to download the app, has posted a "guided tour" on YoutTube. While it all has seems pretty unfunny, there's a certain humorous tone to the video. Video after the break.

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8 People Purchased $1000 App

Remember that dumb little iPhone app that was asking poor saps to shell out $1000 for a picture of a ruby? (I know, how could we forget that.) When I first saw that app, one of the first things that went through my head was wondering who would be dumb enough to buy it. The second thing was the hope that nobody would be unfortunate enough to click on that buy button by mistake. Since then, it was removed, but not before a whole 8 people "purchased" it.

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