This post will cover the Safari 6.0 for OS X Mountain Lion features and new stuff. Perhaps for a modern user one of the most frequently used applications is a browser. This is an application that acts as a kind of bridge between the user and global webs, allowing you to receive information on the desktop. So, what happened with the Safari browser in the new version of the Mountain Lion? Personally I like Safari. This is a pretty good browser, though it lacks a lot of features. And it must be said that the Safari 6.0 included in the Mountain Lion in its pretty well polished.
The geeks all around the world are going to DEFCON Hacking Conference 2012 which has just started in Las Vegas, Nevada. That will be the 20-th annual conference and will be held July 26 – 29th, 2012. It’s pretty similar to HITB conference for iOS hackers that is also annual and was held in May. One of the main surprises of it will be the appearance of the head of the U.S. National Security Agency. His name is General Keith Alexander and he is the spy agency director. He will hold his speech at the DEFCON 2012 and this performance will be the highest-level visit to the conference by the U.S. government officials by this time.
Mountain Lion became available for download on the Mac App Store, finally it has happened, we’ve been waiting for it so long. Millions of people at this moment already download a new OS X 10.8 from Apple, but someone had already managed to download and study all the innovations and changes. Hopefully, Apple will stand the server load and a significant upgrade for all users will be quick and without any problems. Special info for jailbreakers: you can use Redsn0w on Mountain Lion without any problems.
The new models of iPhone and iPad are predicted to include 5G Wi-Fi module called Broadcom BCM4335. Despite the wide distribution of networks of 3G and 4G generations, the majority of mobile traffic is of course, generated through Wi-Fi. The new Broadcom’s wireless module should make this standard even more attractive.
Good news for those who love changing the interface of the iOS Springboard – Dashboard X 2.0 is ready for download! The original Dashboard X tweak was really groundbreaking because it allowed to have widgets on your iPad’s or iPhone’s homescreen and that was really cool. However the first version had some issues and problems. For instance when you switched the iPad from landscape to portrait and backwards the widgets kinda jumped around and the 2.0 version of the Cydia tweak fixes it.
Siri, declared last fall as the main feature of the new iPhone 4S smartphone, is really dumb. At first there was really mega demand for this voice assistant feature. Much has been written about it, people were talking about it but it lasted not so long until it began to creep out the pitfalls and dissatisfied with loud statements customers started to appear.
It seems that the problem with the Apple app store has not yet been completed. Today, there appeared information that Instaquote app included virus. App Store application contains malicious software for Windows. Instaquotes-Quotes Cards for Instagram contains a worm, designed for Windows operating system. That’s not the first time when malicious software is found in App Store, remember Find and Call virus?
LG Electronics will release an international version of its Siri competitor voice assistant LG Q voice in 2013. Quick Voice was first presented in the national market in June 2012. The new service will be renamed to Q Voice and it will be able to recognize the English language. Launch of the service scheduled for 2013 by the LG Mobile. We wrote about the voice assistant by the South Korean company earlier. Check the previous Quick Voice article here.
This autumn will bring us not only the iPhone 5 release but iPod Touch 5g release date in 2012 is also a real thing. Against the backdrop of a powerful wave of rumors about the new iPhone its “little brother”, the iPod Touch player was almost forgotten. Gadget has not been updated since 2010, rarely gets into the news feeds, and yet it is also a landmark of its kind of device, especially now, when Cupertino company is about to announce the release of iPad mini, and the player will automatically take the lowest step in the line of tablet line from Apple.
Nowadays, rarity is becoming a fashion and iTypeWriter Cydia tweak adds some of it to your iPhone. A fashion for retro-style and its attributes come into all aspects of our lives, ranging from computer games and finishing with the interior of apartments. If you also think that life was much more stylish a couple of decades ago, then Cydia tweak iTypeWriter is designed specially for you as it makes the iPhone keyboard sound like old school typewriter.