aremaC Is The Most Comprehensive Camera & Photo Editing App For iPhone

If you’ve been following me anywhere – AddictiveTips included – you may have guessed that I am a huge fan of photography apps for the iPhone. It’s not only because of my interest in photography, but also owing to the fact that the capable cameras on iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S get really complemented by all the good apps out there in the iTunes App Store. AddictiveTips’ archives are full of brilliant photo apps, including the likes of Magic Hour and IncrediBooth, disposable camera replicas like Dotti, and Mosaic & Collage makers like Fotoyaki. Then there are feature rich photo editors like Pho.to Lab and Luminance, which let you tweak about any aspect of your photos, and capable camera replacement apps such as King Camera and TapShot, which can change the entire scope of how you handle your iPhone’s already-pretty-decent camera. What’s more, this is merely the tip of the iceberg, as the App Store is teeming with several other alternatives, many of which might be even better. Read More

How To Get Absinthe Untethered Jailbreak On iPhone 4S & iPad 2

The wait is finally over, as the jailbreak “Dream Team” has revealed their Absinthe untethered jailbreak for iPhone 4S and iPad 2, Apple’s yet-to-get-a-jailbreak A5 devices. The package has been released, as of now, for Mac OS X only, with a Windows release to follow suit shortly. Chronic Dev Team has released the Absinthe jailbreak tool. Other tools may follow in the hours to come. For now, read past the jump for out step by step guide on achieving an untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.0 or 5.0.1 on your iPhone 4S and iPad 2. Edit: Absinthe for Windows and Linux is now available. Download link and updated instructions after the break. Read More

Corona A5 Jailbreak Information Update – Release Imminent [iOS]

Ever since redsn0w 0.9.10 was released last month, brining untethered iOS 5.0.1 jailbreak for A4 devices, all eyes in the jailbreak community have been set on getting the same iOS 5 untethered jailbreak for iPhone 4S and iPad 2, the currently-only-two devices running on Apple’s A5 processor chip. If you own either of these devices, hold on tight, for the Corona A5 jailbreak is just around the corner – coming even sooner than you might think. Read past the jump for more details. Read More

ICaughtU Uses iPhone Front Camera To Snap Photo On Incorrect Passcode

Smartphones replaced a lot of things in our lives with their advent; portable media players, handheld gaming devices, personal information managers (PIMs) and contact books are just a few of the categories that got combined in one smartphone, handling everything from communications to information management to entertainment. Apple’s iPhone, being the most popular choice for smartphone owners as of now, is no exception, and perhaps more prone to data theft than others, as the basic protection it offers is plainly a passcode. What if you want to enhance the security on your device with, say, identity of the thief (or attempting thief, to be exact)? Well, if you’re jailbroken and having a front-camera equipped iOS device (iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4G or iPad 2), you’re in luck, because ICaughtU jailbreak tweak aims to do just that. Details after the break. Read More

Roundup: Let’s Talk About 10 New Features In iOS 5

Apple’s much awaited ‘Let’s Talk iPhone’ event is over and while it may have left several disappointed due to the iPhone 4S being announced rather than the much eagerly anticipated iPhone 5, the launch of the final version of iOS 5 is still confirmed, which will start rolling out to end users from October 12th. The GM (Gold Master) version of iOS 5 – which is a pre-final version for developers that can be considered as a release candidate and as close to final as possible – was also released today and brought to us all the features that are to be a part of the final version. In what follows, we will take a look at all these new features of iOS 5 and what they mean for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch users. Read More

New OTA Updates And Activation Feature In iOS 5, No PC Required

One of the key features announced back in WWDC 2011 for iOS 5 was the ability to update your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch over-the-air (OTA) without the need of a PC. Earlier today in the Let’s Talk iPhone event, Apple’s Senior Vice President of iOS Software Scott Forstall again talked about this new feature that will remove the dependence of users on a PC to be able to update or activate their iOS devices. Read More

New iOS 5 Game Center Gets Social, Adds Profile Photo And Achievements

One of the major features of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch that has contributed significantly to the massive success of these devices has been gaming and with iOS 5, this important part of the OS hasn’t been neglected. This latest update to Apple’s smartphone and tablet operating system brings with it new features to the Game Center, making it more personalized as well as social. Read More

iOS 5 Newsstand Brings All Your Newspaper & Magazine Subscriptions Together

Newsstand is one of the new features introduced by Apple in iOS 5 that aims to bring your newspaper and magazine subscriptions together under one app. Announced at the WWDC 2011 and discussed again in today’s Let’s Talk iPhone event, Newsstand is designed to be the central hub for the digital versions of all your periodicals on all your iOS 5 devices including iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Read More

Download iOS 4.3.4 For iPhone, iPod Touch And iPad [Direct Links]

iOS 4.3.4 is now available for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, and we've got direct download links right here for you. However, you must know that this update patches the jailbreaking exploits of the previous iOS 4.3.3 version so if you've got a jailbroken iOS device and want to keep it jailbroken, this update might not be fore you as there is no jailbreak available for it right now. For more information and download links, read on. Read More

Fix Not Charging Error On iPad 2 [How To Guide]

There are a number of iPad 2 owners facing a “Not Charging” problem after they plug it in their laptop or netbook’s USB port. Apparently the iPad 2 “Not Charging” claims are due to less power output of laptop and netbook USB ports. When iPad 2 shows the Not Charging notification right next to battery icon, it doesn’t mean that it’s not charging at all. According to some claims, the charging is still taking place but it will take a while before you can fully or cycle charge your iPad 2. After researching this issue thoroughly, we did find a tool that can help you in removing this Not Charging error and also help in quickly charging your iPad 2. And we believe that this tool is also good for 1st generation iPad and other iOS devices. Read More