What does Apples newest iOS 5.1 software update include?

It’s Here! iOS 5 the latest software update for your mobile Apple products is out! So don’t forget to go to Settings-General- then choose Software Update to get iOS 5.1 software for your iPhone or iPad!

iOS 5.1 This update contains improvements and bug fixes, including:

•Japanese language support for Siri (availability may be limited during initial rollout)

•Photos can now be deleted from Photo Stream

•Camera shortcut now always visible on Lock Screen for iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod touch (4th generation)

•Camera face detection now highlights all detected faces

•Redesigned Camera app for iPad

•Genius Mixes and Genius playlists for iTunes Match subscribers

•Audio for TV shows and movies on iPad optimized to sound louder and clearer

•Podcast controls for playback speed and a 30 second rewind for iPad

•Updated AT&T network indicator

•Addresses bugs affecting battery life

•Fixes an issue that occasionally caused audio to drop for outgoing calls

For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website:
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

Great Free iPhone App to Download: Pulse

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Pulse News for the iPhone:

Recently I found the great app Pulse on Apple’s App Store and let me tell you this app will change the way you view your favorite websites and will also open you to many other great websites. By far the best app I have seen in which you can get relevant current news for your reading pleasure. By downloading the Pulse News app you will be exposing yourself to the best content the Internet has to offer from some of the most influential and successful companies and blogger’s in the world! This app creates a visually pleasing, organized list of featured and personally selected websites relating to…..

· Technology

· News

· Entertainment

· Business

· Lifestyle

· Science

· Art & Design

· Sports

· Fun & Humor

· Politics

· Food

The way you view your relevant content on the Pulse app is much like how you view your Facebook feed. The Pulse app displays short descriptions or a picture of what each article is about. You can choose to follow and display up to 9 different websites from any of the 11 different categories given to you.

AdWeek, Mashable, Paid Content, US Today, Co. Create, Business Insider, What’s Trending, and Harvard Business Reports are some of the great websites you can choose to follow on Pulse. There are many more to choose from so go look for yourself, download the Pulse News app for the iPhone and you will have a world of knowledge at you fingertips!

S-1 Form Reveals Key Data from Facebook

Revenue, profitability numbers, mind blowing usage metrics, and the even more astonishing take-home pay of some of their employees all revealed in Facebooks S-1 form that was just recently released.  I think its a great move that Facebook is deciding to go public.  Facebook is a very powerful and useful company that has been continually growing since it started and shows no signs of slowing down.  Many stats and data revealed in their S-1 form are absolutely astonishing!  One such stat is that mobileaccounts for half of Facebook’s user base at approximately 425 million active monthly users.This data just proves how much consumer trends have changed over the years.  We are truly in the digital and mobile era.  Consumers are constantly living a on the go lifestyle due to the hectic lifestyles of Americans.  Our mobile phones are a key element in making it possible for Americans to efficiently maintain their hectic lifestyle.  I know without my iPhone it would be very hard to maintain my hectic life.  I especially use my iPhone to maintain my social media platforms like Facebook.  To me its just easier to update and view my Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr page on my mobile device.  Mobile devices provide a clean and simple version of programs that are visually appealing to viewers.  To me this is the main reason why 425 million users including myself choose to view Facebook on a mobile device.