Google Maps has finally been released on December 12 and five days later, ad management platform MoPub noticed a 29 percent increase in unique iOS 6 users. The data from MoPub suggests that quite a few iDevice owners were waiting for a better mapping solution before upgrading to Apple’s newest operating system. MoPub data supports 12,000 apps and monitors 1 billion ad impressions daily. » iOS 6 Users Increased With 29% After Google Maps Hits App Store
Apple has just released iOS 6.0.2 for the iPhone 5 and iPad Mini. This latest update will fix an unnamed Wi-Fi bug a number of iOS users have since Apple’s latest update. If you would like to update to iOS 6.0.2 we advice you to download the update via iTunes, since many users are reporting difficulties downloading the update using over-the-air updates. » Apple Released iOS 6.0.2 For iPhone 5 & iPad Mini To Fix Wi-Fi Bug
Apple has just released the iOS 6.1 beta 4 to developers with build number 10B5126b. Apple also released beta 3 of the Apple TV software and Xcode 4.6 Developer Preview 4. You can download the Beta software via Apple’s Developer page or via Software Update on iOS devices.
Whited00r is a custom firmware for old iOS devices such as the iPhone 2G, iPhone 3G, iPod Touch 1G and iPod Touch 2G that allows you to install, jailbreak and unlock a pseudo- iOS on your iPhone 2G/3G and iPod Touch 1G/2G. Their latest update “whited00r 6” brings the iOS6 look and feel on old devices, which are not supported by the official iOS6 firmware. Check the video after the break for more details and information. » Whited00r 6: Replicate iOS 6 On iPhone 2G/3G and iPod Touch 1G/2G
Yesterday we wrote that the police in Victoria, Australia issued a warning about Apple Maps to travelers, after several travelers became stranded in the Murray-Sunset National Park trying to reach the city of Mildura using Apple’s directions. Today, the Guardian reports that Apple has fixed the error. The error placed the town of Mildura some 45 miles away from its actual location and resulted into several travelers becoming stranded in the Murray-Sunset National Park. » Apple Fixes Australian Map Error That Caused Police Warning
The police in Victoria, Australia issued a warning about Apple Maps to travelers, after several travelers became stranded in the Murray-Sunset National Park trying to reach the city of Mildura using Apple’s directions. “Tests on the mapping system by police confirm the mapping systems lists Mildura in the middle of the Murray Sunset National Park, approximately 70km away from the actual location of Mildura.” » Australian Police Warn Against Apple iOS 6 Mapping System Due To Safety Concerns
Apple has just released the third beta of iOS 6.1 with build number 10B5117b to developers. Some changes in iOS 6.1 include the way developers can integrate Apple’s new mapping service in their apps, as well as an improvement to how boarding passes are handled in Passbook, and a few minor changes to Safari. » Apple Released iOS 6.1 Beta 3 To Developers