Apple Unveils All-New iTunes U App for iPad, iPhone & iPod touch (Press Release) [#apple #education]

Apple – Press Info – Apple Unveils All-New iTunes U App for iPad, iPhone & iPod touch NEW YORK—January 19, 2012—Apple® today announced an all-new iTunes® U app, giving educators and students everything they need on their iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch® to teach and take entire courses. The all-new iTunes U app lets teachers […]

Apple Reinvents Textbooks with iBooks 2 for iPad (Press Release) [#apple #education]

Apple – Press Info – Apple Reinvents Textbooks with iBooks 2 for iPad NEW YORK—January 19, 2012—Apple® today announced iBooks® 2 for iPad®, featuring iBooks textbooks, an entirely new kind of textbook that’s dynamic, engaging and truly interactive. iBooks textbooks offer iPad users gorgeous, fullscreen textbooks with interactive animations, diagrams, photos, videos, unrivaled navigation and […]

UIAlertView changes in iOS 5 [#iosdev @daveverwer]

In general, UIAlertViews are pretty evil. However, they can be useful in certain circumstances, like the early stages of development. This article, from the generally-pretty-awesome-and-informative site Use Your Loaf by Keith Harrison, gives an overview of some of the changes to UIAlertView in iOS 5… UIAlertView changes in iOS 5 – Blog – Use Your Loaf […]

iOS Tutorial from @iosdevtips: Simple Menus and Messages with UIActionSheet (#iosdev)

Nice little introductory tutorial for using UIActionSheets in iOS. Simple Menus and Messages with UIActionSheet If you need to create a quick menu or present a user with a short message, you may want to consider a UIActionSheet as an option. This control will slide up from the bottom of the screen, and offers a […]