Tag Archive: Direct


iOS 9.3 Update Available to Download [IPSW Direct Links]

Apple has released the final version of iOS 9.3 today for all compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. iOS 9.3 includes several new features, including password protected Notes app, a night time color adjustment mode called Night Shift, multi-user support for iPad in education environments, and a variety of other minor changes. Multiple bug … Read More

Instagram gets more social with direct messaging

Photo-sharing service Instagram takes another step closer to becoming its own self-contained social network today with features aimed at the 85 million folks using Instagram Direct, which lets you send direct messages to individual users or groups of up to 15 people. The new features include threaded messaging and a new way to share Instagram […]

Twitter ditches the 140-character limit for direct messages

Twitter has finally delivered on its promise to remove the 140-character limit from direct messages, so you’ll no longer have to send several of them when you’re feeling chatty. The new 10,000-character limit will be available on the web, and in first- and third-party Twitter apps. By removing the character limit for DMs, Twitter is […]

iOS 8.2 Released for iPhone, iPad [IPSW Direct Download Links]

iOS 8.2 has been released for all compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. The new release includes bug fixes and feature improvements, and is required for iPhone users who wish to use an Apple Watch when it is released on April 24, as the new iOS version ships with the Watch companion application. Download … Read More

District 9′s Neil Blomkamp will direct the next Alien movie!

Despite attracting the absolutely best talent, the Aliens franchise has been on a bit of a rough patch for the last, oh, 30 years ago. Ridley Scott’s Prometheus prequel? It sucked. Alien: Resurrection, a joint written by Joss Whedon and…

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Netflix calls Popcorn Time, the ‘Netflix for pirates,’ a direct competitor

Popcorn Time, the app for Mac and jailbroken iOS devices that allows you to stream movie and television torrents from the cloud, has often been heralded as “Netflix for pirates,” thanks to its easy-to-use interface and huge selection of content.…

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iOS 8.1.2 Update Released with Bug Fixes [IPSW Direct Download Links]

Apple has released iOS 8.1.2 update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users. The small update weighs in around 35MB and focuses primarily on bug fixes, most of which are unspecified, though a specific issue for iPhone users where ringtones and text tones would disappear is mentioned in the download notes. Users who are or … Read More

iOS 8 IPSW Direct Download Links

Apple has released iOS 8 update for all compatible devices, and while most users are best served by downloading the update through the Over-the-Air mechanism on their iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, another option is to install the update manually by means of IPSW firmware files. While not particularly difficult, updating with firmware is considered … Read More

Apple to pay ISPs for direct iPhone connection

Apple wants to deliver content directly to your iPhone, iPad or Mac and according to a report, it’s ramping up development of its own Content Delivery Network (CDN) to take make it happen. Dan Rayburn at Streaming Media reports that…

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Twitter’s App Ads Now Offer Direct Download Links

Twitter advertisements promoting apps and games will now offer direct download links that make it easier and faster for users to obtain the titles that catch their eye. Twitter teased the new feature several weeks ago and officially announced it…

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