A web-based front-end to iTunes that doesn't involve ever launching iTunes again.
Selective backup restoration from an iCloud backup.
Read and write access to Photo Streams.
The ability to set new default apps for things like the camera, calendar and browser.
The return of Google Maps.
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Patrick McKenzie : Hi, this is Patrick McKenzie for the the Kalzumeus Podcast. Keith Perhac can't be with us today, because he's celebrating the birth of his second daughter. I'm here with Matt Wensing, who's the founder and CEO of Stormpulse.
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Q. Why didn 't Heroku take action on this until Rap Genius went public?
A. We're sorry that we didn't take action on this based on the customer complaints via support tickets and other channels sooner. We didn't understand the magnitude of the confusion and frustration caused by the out-of-date Bamboo docs, incorrect queue time information in New Relic, and the general lack of visibility into web performance on the platform. The huge response to the Rap Genius …
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…Web browser and install apps directly from it. Bonus points for not having to store copies of my apps in iTunes or an equivalent app on my Mac.
When I press the power button to turn off the screen, the effect is like turning off an old fashioned TV like grandma used to have. How skeuomorphic!
How long do …
I'm also an iTunes Match customer. iTunes Match is Apple's "cloud music" offering. That means the music doesn't have to physically be on the iPhone. When you play a song it will stream from the iTunes Match "cloud". The problem with this is sometimes iTunes Match flakes out. …
1 will use iTunes
1 will use YouTube
1 will use Twitter
Approximately 50% of mobile web pages download in 8 seconds or less across wireless networks worldwide. Remember that 30% of the respondents from the Citrix survey mentioned above said that they wouldn't wait longer than 8 seconds for a page to download before moving on to something else.
Tablets generate more data than smartphones; iPads, triply so. On average, a network-connected tablet generates 3 …
Hey, it's HighScalability time:
The Herokulypse. A cautionary tale of what can happen when scalability is left for later. Rap Genius created quite a stir ( reddit , Hacker News ) when they documented high costs ($20K/month for 15 million monthly uniques) and poor performance (6 second average response times) using 's random routing mesh . The cause was tracked to queuing at the dyno level when the expectation was requests are routed …
…An article at the always useful RayWenderlich.com site: "you'll learn about some common crash log scenarios, as well as how to acquire crash logs from development devices and iTunes Connect. You will learn about symbolication, and tracing back from log to code. You will also debug an application that can crash in certain situations."
…amount of time investment and overall brand engagement for a person to download a native app from the iTunes Store. To channel's frictionless approach, it would make sense to build a responsive solution that benefits all.
That being said, it would be a mistake not to consider a native solution as an important part to an overall mobile puzzle. Let's go back for a second to report . The company notes that the iPad accounted for more than 7% …'s