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Apple Technology

iOS 8.0.2 is out

Apple has released iOS 8.0.2. This comes one day after the release of its buggy iOS 8.0.1 update.

The list of items fixed in this release are:

    fixes an issue in iOS 8.0.1 that impacted cellular network connectivity and Touch ID on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

  • Fixes a bug so HealthKit apps can now be made available on the App Store
  • Addresses an issue where 3rd party keyboards could become deselected when a user enters their passcode
  • Fixes an issue that prevented some apps from accessing photos from the Photo Library
  • Improves the reliability of the Reachability feature on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
  • Fixes an issue that could cause unexpected cellular data usage when receiving SMS/MMS messages
  • Better support of Ask To Buy for Family Sharing for In-App Purchases
  • Fixes an issue where ringtones were sometimes not restored from iCloud backups
  • Fixes a bug that prevented uploading photos and videos from Safari

iOS 8.0.2 is recommended for all users of iOS 8. You can download iOS 8 through iTunes or directly on your iOS device by going to Settings -> General -> Software Update and once the update is detected, click on “Install”.

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Apps blog

wwrite 2.1.2 and wwriteFree 2.1.2

Both wwrite 2.1.2 and wwriteFree 2.1.2 have been released.

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wwrite 2.1.2 has a couple of minor changes. The new features include the addition of support via twitter and implementation of auto layout. The bug fixes include some text within the “About” section of the app. The full change log is here.

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wwriteFree 2.1.2 has feature parity with wwrite 2.1.2. These items include iOS 7 features like Dynamic Text, support for retina iPads, 64-bit support, a new file format and more archive types. The full change log is here.

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Books

Book Update-palooza

I have updated two of my books, Xbox One: From the Original Xbox Until and Playstation 4: What We Know thus far.

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Xbox One: From the Original Xbox Until Now is now at version 1.4.

Version 1.4 contains updates from Microsoft’s E3 Presentation including price, availability date and more updates regarding used game policies.

If you have already purchased this, you should be able to receive an update. You may have to delete the book and re-download it to receive the update. If you have not yet purchased the title, you can do so from Amazon, iTunes (ePub) or iBooks.

Playstation 4: What We Know Thus Far
The other title that was updated is PlayStation 4: What we know thus far. This is now at version 1.2.

Version 1.2 include additional social features, PlayStation Plus pricing, availability date, memory dispersion, additional sharing options, and PlayStation Vita TV.

As with the Xbox One title, if you have already purchased this, you should be able to receive an update. You may have to delete the book and re-download it to receive the update. If you have not yet purchased the book, you can do so from Amazon, iTunes (ePub) or Google Play

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Daily Run Down

Daily Run Down 06/27/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

Social Issues/Human Interest

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Olympics

Science/Space

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Technology

Internet

Rumors

Software/Apps

Security

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 62

Look for more news stories this evening.

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Daily Run Down

Daily Run Down 06/23/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

General News

International

Politics

Health

Science/Space

Historical

Gaming

Technology

Mobile

Software/Apps

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 34

Look for more stories tomorrow.