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iWork for iPad Updated with iOS 4.2 Support

Apple has updated their iPad suite of iWork Apps, these include: Pages, Keynote and Numbers. Each one cost $9.99 on the App Store. Pages 1.3, Numbers 1.3 and Keynote 1.3 adds support for printing using AirPrint which was added in iOS 4.2. Continue reading to see what’s included in this update:

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Arabic Keyboard in iPad with iOS 4.2 is Flawed

We talked about the Arabic keyboard in the iPad with iOS 4.2 beta 1 and how it was extremely strange, the letters were in weird positions compared to regular Arabic keyboards and the diacritics button is too large and is taking the space used by the space button. Let’s compare the different Arabic keyboards available in Apple products: iPad Arabic ...

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Find My iPhone App Updated for iOS 4.2 and Arabic

Apple has updated their MobileMe Find My iPhone app for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. The update adds support for iOS 4.2 and adds an Arabic language interface. Find My iPhone 1.1 includes the following: iPhone 4, iPad, or 4th generation iPod touch owners can use Find My iPhone for free with their Apple ID (iOS 4.2 required) Support ...

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How to Create a Free Find My iPhone Account

Apple has posted a quick guide on how to set up the free Find My iPhone service provided with iOS 4.2. Find My iPhone is a MobileMe service that helps you locate missing or stolen iOS devices, an extremely useful and valuable service. To create a free account you need an iPhone 4, iPod touch 4 or iPad running iOS ...

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iOS 4.2 available today for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch [Available Now]

iOS 4.2 is now available, thanks Khalid. Apple has announced that they will release iOS 4.2 today for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. The update is expected to be available at 9:00 pm Saudi Arabia time. To install the update you need to have the latest iTunes 10.1. iOS 4.2 update adds a few features but the most important ...

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Boxcar 4.1 Update Adds Gowalla and more

The push notifications app, Boxcar, was updated again this week. The update adds push notifications from the following services: Location based social services Gowalla and Foursquare Social news website: Reddit with either public or accounts settings Specific twitter username. See if you can add @saudimac in Boxcar and receive notifications immediately on your device Boxcar 4.1 also addresses the following ...

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Google Docs Adds Editing on Mobile Devices

It is now possible to easily edit your documents on Google Docs directly from your iPad or iPhone. Here’s a video from Google demonstrating this feature: Just visit Google Docs on your mobile device then click Edit while viewing the document. You can also create new documents. This feature of Google Docs is supported on the following mobile devices: Android ...

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Rage FPS game for iPhone and iPad

id Software has released their first person shooter game for iOS, RAGE. RAGE is available for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Here’s a video of RAGE in action. Unfortunately RAGE is only available in the US App Store so customers with a Saudi Arabia iTunes account cannot access it legally unless we urge id Software to release it. The ...

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The Economist iPad and iPhone Apps

The Economist‏magazine has released their iPad and iPhone apps today. The apps provide a free sample of the magazine’s articles and subscribers can read the magazine on their iOS device. Each issue can be bought within the app using in-app-purchases for $5.99 per issue and a digital subscription for a year cost $110. Subscribers to the printed magazine can access ...

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Twitter iOS App Updated with Push

The Twitter Universal App (formally Tweetie) was updated to include support for basic push notifications and addressed a serious iOS 4.2 bug that made the app useless on an iPad running iOS 4.2. Twitter 3.2.1 features include: Push notifications for @mentions and messages Improved display of shortened URLs Correctly load reserved Twitter.com paths, such as http://twitter.com/newtwitter Fix connection error caused ...

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