Those of you who have been debating about getting a new iPhone may want to make the jump now as Walmart is offering the lowest price on the iPhone 5S that we’ve ever seen. Walmart is beating Best Buy’s $50 discount on the iPhone 5S by offering Apple’s flagship phone for only $119 on a two year contract. You can even get a bigger discount on a new iPhone by trading in old electronics for Walmart gift cards.
The iPhone 5C is also being slashed down to only $29 with a two year contract. It doesn’t get much better than that, right? Let us know if you decide to take the plunge and how you like your new idevice!
Samsung has just announced its own music streaming service named Milk Music, rivaling Apple’s iTunes Radio. Milk Music offers pretty much the same service as Pandora and iTunes Radio, where users are able to make custom radio stations. The service is ad-free for Galaxy users and is powered by the well-known Slacker Radio. Head inside for the service’s full details:
Google Hangouts for iOS has just been updated to bring support for the iPad and tons of new features. It’s been quite some time since Google released a new version of the messenger, but it’s finally here and it was well worth the wait. Full iPad optimization, video calling, animated sticks and more are all now included in version 2.0 of the app. Head inside for the full change log and download link:
After only 48 hours of being available, the latest iOS 7.0.6 update reached an impressive 13.3% adoption rate in North America. The update fixes a major SSL vulnerability so it’s easy to see why so many people were excited to get their hands on it.
Chitika reviewed over tens of millions of North American ad impressions from February 21st to February 23rd for the study:
While most of us here at iPD prefer Google’s search engine, there are some of you out there who would rather use Microsoft’s Bing. If you do, you’ll be happy to hear that the Bing search app for iOS has just been updated to bring many new features. Head inside for the full changelog and download link:
It should generally be a rule of thumb that if your idevice is jailbroken, you should stay away from brand new software updates. So we’d like to remind all of you jailbreakers out there to hold off on updating your devices to iOS 7.0.6. Famous jailbrekaer MuscleNerd tweeted earlier today:
“Same advice as last time! Stay away from 7.0.6 if jailbroken, and we'll update evasi0n7 if possible (this sounds like an important fix!)”
We’ll keep you posted as we learn more info so stay tuned!
Three weeks after the release of iOS 7.0.5, Apple has just released another minor software update. iOS 7.0.6 (Build 11B651) and iOS 6.1.6 (Build 10B500) for the iPhone 3GS and iPod Touch both bring a number of fixes but are mainly just security updates. Apple specifically notes that the updates include a fix for SSL connection verifications.
You should be receiving the updates over-the-air any time now.
Google Translate for iOS has just been updated, bringing support for the iOS 7 keybaord, a new status bar and more. Head inside for the full rundown on the app’s features and changes: