Rockmelt Browser Returns to the iPhone
Rockmelt today announced that its socially-aware browser is once again available to the iPhone as a brand-new application. According to Rockmelt, the browser was rewritten to support thumb-based usage. It presents information in an infinitely long set of tiles that are easy to scan when scrolling up and down with the thumb. The app syncs with Facebook and Twitter for easy sharing, and will sync browsing sessions between the iPhone and Apple iPad. Rockmelt is still working on a version of the browser for Android devices. Rockmelt was originally made available to the iPhone in early 2011, but was later discontinued. It is free to download and use.
Mar 3, 2014
Apple today announced CarPlay, a bridge that will let drivers user their car's infotainment center to access and interact with their iPhone. In order to work, CarPlay must be installed by the car manufacturer and a separate app must be installed on the iPhone.
Sep 17, 2014
Apple today released iOS8 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch (5th gen). iOS8 offers a number of refinements to Apple's mobile operating system.
Dec 16, 2014
Opera today announced Coast 4.0, a new version of its browser for the iPhone and iPad. According to Opera, the idea behind the new browser is to make it easier for iOS device owners to find content.
Mar 13, 2014
Straight Talk, an MVNO that runs a bring-your-own-device service, is now offering nano SIM cards. Nano SIMs are the smallest SIM cards available, and fit devices such as the iPhone 5/5s/5c, Moto X, and select Droids.
Oct 22, 2013
Apple today made available a minor update to its iOS 7 operating system. The new platform software includes support for iCloud Keychain, which can be used to keep track of account names, passwords, and credit cards across Mac devices.