More Secure Passcode Lock Introduced in OS 4.0

iPhone OS 4.0 has made the iPhone more secure for business users.  Instead of the simple 4 number passcode lock, you can now create a more secure password using the entire keyboard and all the characters.  This is a very nice feature because 4 number passcodes can easily be cracked. It seems that you can […]

iPhone SDK 4 Beta Released!

If you have a developer account the iPhone SDK 4 Beta and iPhone OS 4.0 Beta firmwares are available to download.  I will to a review on OS 4.0 soon and update this post with more details on the SDK.

Apple Gets Patent On Cover Flow

Apple patent number D613,300 was granted which is a design patent on Apple’s Cover Flow UI element. Since this is a design only patent and not a functionality patent, anything that looks substantially similar to Apple’s Cover Flow could be in trouble. Functionality can be the same but is cannot look the same design wise. […]

Untethered Jailbreak For 3G[S], iPod Touch And Possibly iPad

GeoHot the original iPhone hacker is back at it again with an untethered jailbreak for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and possibly even the iPad. Currently some of the newer jailbreak methods required you took hook your iPod back up to your computer every time you restarted.  This is a real hassle for many people.  Say your iPod […]

Digg Finally Releases Their iPhone App

Digg has finally released  their iPhone Application. Now you can keep up with the latest popular content on the web with Digg’s official iPhone app!  Go download it here. We want to make it easy to discover interesting content on your phone and to jump into the conversations around that content. You can browse lists […]

Opera Mini Waiting For AppStore Approval

Opera Mini for iPhone was officially submitted to the Apple iPhone App store today. Opera Mini is supposedly very fast compared to Safari but may end up being denied for “duplicating functionality.” Opera Mini for iPhone is said to be six times faster than Safari. It would be nice to see this on the AppStore, […]

Buy An iPhone From Apple Without A Contract

It looks like you will soon be able to buy an iPhone directly from Apple with out signing a 2 year contract with AT&T. A leaked internal document states that anyone can now purchase an iPhone without signing a contract with AT&T.  You are limited to purchasing 10 in a lifetime though.  That seems a […]

Give Apps As Gifts Now Available On The AppStore

It looks like Apple is trying out something new as the “Gift This App” is not available yet on all applications. Have you ever wanted to give a certain app to a friend or relative but you could only give them an iTunes Gift Card?  Say you only wanted to spend $15 on someone.  There […]

iPad Beta Testers Wanted

HMP is looking for beta testers for their iPad applications.  If you are going to be getting an iPad next week be sure to sign up.  You can find all of the details on the site or just contact Brandon via email. You only need to have a good eye for detail, but almost anyone can become […]