iTunes 11.0.1

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  • Purchases in iCloud not appearing in iTunes library ( iTunes Match on ) issue fixes
  • Unresponsive when large library issue fixes
  • AirPlay issue fixes
  • Display duplicate items in iTunes Library feature added
  • Stability and Performance improvement

 

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App Store : Update

  • Facebook 5.2.2

• Now you can share the best stories from your news feed with just one tap.
• New Share link to re-post stories from your news feed
• Tag your friends in any post, comment or photo
• Smileys, hearts and other emoji in messages
• To sort your feed, tap the button next to News Feed in the left sidebar
• Security and bug fixes

  • Twitter 5.2

– Apply one of eight different filters to instantly add a new look and feel to your photos
– Choose a filter by comparing all your options in a convenient grid view or by swiping through each version
– Make your photos pop with balanced light and colors by tapping the auto-enhance wand
– Crop and scale to frame the action the way you want

  • Instagram 3.2.0

A new filter! Willow
Take photos faster with Instagram’s all-new camera
Improved quality of tilt-shift
Scroll infinitely on user profiles and other grid views

Other improvements:
We added a Foursquare button on location pages that opens the Foursquare app (or Foursquare mobile website) with details about the venue
Filtered photos are now saved to a separate album called “Instagram” in the camera roll
New welcome screen design

 

Celebrate 31 Days of Drawcember! Collect a new surprise gift every day beginning on December 1st. It’s our little holiday gift to you.

  • Foursquare 5.3.5

A man, a plan, a canal, Panama! • Look out for check-in highlights under your friends’ check-ins.
★ Go hang a salami; I’m a lasagna hog! • Try some recently opened places nearby.
★ Racecar! • Enjoy speedier check-ins, plus a shiny new check-in screen.
★ So many dynamos! • Search for ‘peppermint’ or ‘cider’ for some holiday treats!

 

 

Google Maps Returns ….. to iOS

Google Maps have been loyal map service for Apple user until Apple decided to kick the app out in iOS 6 but unfortunately Apple Maps had major issue that cause it’s user to get lost( Source ) but Apple manage fix the issue secretly. Today,fine fellow of Apple users return as an application in App Store. Some user reported errors when they tried to download it ( at the moment of release ), good news is the issue have been solved ( Source ) but none of the side have commented about the issue.

App Features :

Search
* Find addresses, places and businesses around the world with Google local search.
* Discover places to eat, drink, shop and play, with ratings and local reviews.
* Sign in to sync your searches, directions, and favorite places between your computer and your phone.

Directions
* Get voice guided, turn-by-turn driving directions.
* Find your way by train, bus, subway or walking directions.
* Access live traffic information in cities across the world.

Street View and imagery
* View 360-degree panoramas of places around the globe with Street View.
* See inside more than 100,000 businesses worldwide.
* View high resolution satellite imagery of locations around the world.

Simple and easy to use
* An entirely new Google Maps experience on your iPhone.
* Newly designed and streamlined interface for even easier navigation of your world.
* Use gestures to explore the map and browse results.

Google Play : Update

  • Twitter 3.6.0

– Apply one of eight different filters to instantly add a new look and feel to your photos
– Choose a filter by comparing all your options in a convenient grid view or by swiping through each version
– Make your photos pop with balanced light and colors by tapping the auto-enhance wand
– Crop and scale to frame the action the way you want

  • Facebook

• Share option on News Feed stories
• Ability to create an album from the Photos tab on Timeline
• Improvements to photo tagging
• Fix for status update failure affecting some users

  • Instagram 3.3.2

• Fix for News Feed Scrolling in some Android 2.2 and 2.3 devices
• A new filter! Willow
• Stability and performance improvements

  • Foursquare

Foursquare helps you make the most of where you are, whether you’re deciding where to go, or what to do when you’re already there.
– If you’re looking for a place to go, you’ll now see the most important stuff when you tap through, like the rating, address, hours, menu, and phone number
– If you’re already checked in, you’ll see things like who else is there and popular tips (to make sure you order right)
– We also added big, swipeable photos at the top to help you get a sense of what it’s like

  • SongPop 1.5.15
  • Draw Something 1.11.15

★ 31 Days of Drawcember begins December 1st
★ Bug fix for Samsung Galaxy S3

BBM 7.0.0.126 ( Blackberry World )

  • Multi-tasking with Split-screen feature – Customers can do more while they talk, such as check other BBM text chats, check email, or navigate to other apps while engaged on a BBM Voice call. They can start a call in an instant, and switch between texting and talking, or text and talk at the same time. They can also for example, send a picture to a contact while they are talking with them.
  • Clear Visual Indicator – Customers can see when contacts are available for a voice call.
  • Convenient Compatibility with Accessories – Customers can use their favorite accessories, such as a Bluetooth or wired headset, or use the BlackBerry smartphone’s speakerphone.
  • 16 New Emoticons – Available in the final software released today, customers will see a slate of new emoticons offer them fresh, fun ways to express themselves in text chats.
  • Direct BBM Update Notification – BBM will now notify a customer when there is an update from within the app, and allow them to download it immediately from inside the app.
  • Simple BlackBerry ID Synchronization – A customer’s BBM profile, Groups and Contacts are now linked to their BBID for easy backup and restore. The data will also carry over when they move to BlackBerry 10.

Change Log Here

Blackberry Messenger 7.0.0.121 Beta

New Features Here

  • Call stays ‘connecting’ for a very long time
  • In the message “Missed voice” name of the contact is not visible
  • ‘Not talking’ and ‘Not interested’ emoticons swapped
  • Emoticons appear small, regardless of font size
  • Emoticons don’t match in status message and display name after changing font sizes
  • Uncaught exception or no audio when calling between 9810 and a 9981 on 7.0 OS
  • Device opening a secure connection to sip.int.voip.blackberry.com but the server’s certificate contains a different domain: sip.voip.blackberry.com
  • The timestamp in the email text that is forwarded from BBM Group Chat is not accurate
  • Declining a phone call while in a voice chat will cause the voice chat to have no audio
  • BBM contact status not updated correctly and BBM Voice icon remains disabled after Child Protection goes from enabled to disable
  • While in a active phone call, receiving a BBM Voice Call will put the device in speaker mode automatically for OS 7.1.0 device
  • While in a active phone call, receiving a BBM Voice Call will drop the audio for the phone call for OS 6.0 device
  • After cancelling an outbound call another outbound call is placed automatically
  • Chat ended with call history added twice
  • Unable to restore BBM contact list for one-time recovery from SD card when SD card has 0 bytes free
  • User can send voice notes while on a call using convenience key and with on screen attach button
  • Device becomes frozen after receiving an MVS call during a BBM Voice chat
  • When receiving a phone call while in a voice chat, there is no audio in a voice chat when ringing
  • When receiving a phone call while in a voice chat, the message explaining that accepting the phone call will end the voice chat is cut off
  • No menu option to activate speaker phone or headset when call screen is minimized
  • Contact Voice Status appears in italics beside music symbol when replacing Music status
  • NullPointerException popped up on screen after battery pull
  • BBM still shows the Name of the song as status, even though the song is not playing and Show What I’m Listening To is unchecked

Apple launched it’s Music and Movie Store in more countries

iTunes Movie Store :

  1. India,
  2. Indonesia,
  3. Russia,
  4.  Turkey

iTunes Music Store :

– Europe:

  1. Belarus,
  2. Moldova,
  3. Russia,
  4. Turkey,
  5. Ukraine

– Africa, the Middle East and India:

  1. Armenia,
  2. Azerbaijan,
  3. Bahrain,
  4. Botswana,
  5. Burkina Faso,
  6. Cape Verde,
  7. Egypt,
  8. Gambia,
  9. Ghana,
  10. Guinea-Bissau,
  11. India,
  12. Israel,
  13. Jordan,
  14. Kenya,
  15. Lebanon,
  16. Mauritius,
  17. Mozambique,
  18. Namibia, Niger,
  19. Nigeria,
  20. Oman,
  21. Qatar,
  22. Saudi Arabia,
  23. South Africa,
  24. Swaziland,
  25. United Arab Emirates,
  26. Uganda,
  27. Zimbabwe

– Asia Pacific:

  1. Fiji,
  2. Indonesia,
  3. Kazakhstan,
  4. Kyrgyzstan,
  5. Micronesia,
  6. Mongolia,
  7. Nepal,
  8. Papua New Guinea,
  9. Tajikistan,
  10. Turkmenistan,
  11. Uzbekistan

– Latin America and the Caribbean:

  1. Anguilla,
  2. Antigua and Barbuda,
  3. Bahamas,
  4. Barbados,
  5. Belize,
  6. Bermuda,
  7. British Virgin Islands,
  8. Cayman Islands,
  9. Dominica,
  10. Grenada,
  11. St. Kitts and Nevis,
  12. Trinidad and Tobago

Source of list / Apple Press

Blackberry Messenger ( BBM ) 7.0.0.108 Beta

Change Log :

  • BBM will not launch
  • Users gets message  “You can’t make a call because you are in a Voice Chat” even when they aren’t in a voice chat
  • No missed call message received when user receives a Voice chat while in a regular phone call
  • User appears deregistered after toggling Wi-Fi
  • No disconnection dialog when device is disconnected during calling or connecting state
  • RTP error when making a cell MVS call during a Voice chat and Voice chat didn’t get dropped
  • While on BBM Voice call, MVS WiFi call comes in that shuts off audio in both calls
  • Cannot Register even after a reboot
  • All BBM contacts appeared unavailable when they are actually available
  • While recording a voice note, if an BBM Voice chat is initiated no audio is heard between devices
  • Wrong message appears when declining a Voice chat using “Reply in BBM” or using HW button
  • Groups Activity updates appear in Message List when specifically set not to appear
  • Wrong status message displayed after BBM Voice Invitation Timeout
  • Text entry field in Group chat expands to cover up the last message in chat history instead of the chat history scrolling up
  • Name for BBM Voice Chat Tone should follow Ring Tone naming conventions
  • Active BBM Voice calls are randomly disconnecting
  • Voice call dropped before answering, Null Pointer Exception seen on receiving device
  • User is connected to WiFi but status icon is shown as deregistered. Others still see the user as available and can initiate calls, but the user does not receive them.
  • Contact list search feature randomly stops returning results
  • Device in a loop sending/receiving data, sustaining ~10-20% CPU usage
  • “is in a voice chat” status message is misaligned in Broadcast message screen picklist
  • “is in a voice chat” status message is misaligned when adding BBM Contacts to a Group
  • When headset is plugged into device, Voice chat toolbars should display headset icon
  • With a wired headset plugged into device, the option to toggle between headset and handset is available if user hits “Handset” button but button does not toggle between Handset and Headset – always says Handset
  • If user chatting over wired headset unplugs headset and chats on Handheld, “Handset” button does not change to “Speaker” as it should
  • Stuck on welcome screen
  • No beep sound/audio notification when receiving a normal phone call while in a BBM Voice Chat
  • No new BBM alert appears on home screen when receiving a voice chat while on a phone call
  • When receiving a BBM Voice Call, volume hard keys does not mute the ring tone
  • Several NullPointerExceptions
  • Phone vibrates when against your head in a BBM Voice chat
  • “D’Oh!” and “Shh!” emoticon input codes need to be changed to not use the input codes from other smileys
  • Default ring tone for BBM Voice – ‘Vibrant’ – disappears as a visible option after switching to a different ring tone
  • Group Activity notification appears in notification bar when specifically set not to appear
  • User who ends voice chat due to Incoming Phone call should see standard “Voice chat ended.” message
  • Incorrect call history message for user who accepted incoming phone call which terminated a voice chat which was in the Calling state
  • Group notification for picture stays even when the picture is opened from UIB/Message list
  • No audio/LED notification for missed BBM voice chat after timeout
  • Voice Connection Cannot be established in Turkish only
  • No option to Mute/Unmute Voice Chat from BB Menu
  • With BES IT policy “Disable Server Based Contact List Synchronization” enabled, user doesn’t see soft landing page telling them to downgrade back to 6.2
  • Uncaught Exception when headphones pulled out during Voice Call on Bluetooth activated device
  • Unable to terminate BBM Voice call from caller if the call is setup across clusters
  • When using Arabic, contact name is not centered in the call screen
  • Unable to make/receive MVS calls
  • Make BBM Voice Chat the default Menu option on the call screen
  • BBM Search doesn’t work
  • When device is set to Arabic, the user’s own avatar is not visible on the contact list screen
  • Audio Source Icons flash briefly on Outgoing Call Screen toolbar
  • Missed call message is displayed on the device however the call is accepted and is in progress
  • Cannot launch BBM and the home screen becomes frozen after previously enabling then disabling “Parental Controls” on the device

Blackberry Messenger ( BBM ) 7.0.0.100 Beta

New Features 

  • Additional emoticons 🙂
  • Profile Configuration Option to Modify Incoming BBM Voice Ring Tone
  • Personal Status Message “In a Voice Chat”

Change Log 

  • BBM chats were not restored during device upgrade. User has to sign into BBID and then re-restore the chats from the backup file.
  • Incoming call doesnt ring if user is in camera app
  • Speaker enabled when incoming call rejected and already on BBM Voice call
  • Messages from BBM Voice are cut off frequently
  • Device switch failed, client stuck at “Restoring BBM” state
  • After hanging up after a voice chat longer than 5 minutes, the device that did not hang up remains on the calling screen
  • With a song playing, when a user receives a BBM Voice call the music continues to play in the background of the ringtone
  • User cannot accept calls properly while content protection enabled and password locked
  • While recording a voice note, if an BBM Voice chat is initiated no audio is heard between devices
  • Avatar display picture not being updated correctly for BBM Voice calls
  • Broadcast messages are received in black text
  • Active BBM Voice calls are randomly disconnecting
  • Contacts see each other as unavailable although both are registered and can see other contacts as available
  • Chat Tear
  • BBM Groups – Text entry field in group chat expands to cover up the last message in chat history instead of the chat history scrolling up
  • Contact list search feature randomly stops returning results
  • No missed call message appears when the caller ends the call before the receiver picks up
  • Wrong message appears when declining a voice chat using ‘Reply in BBM’
  • After accepting a call after 30 seconds of ringing the device being called gets stuck on connecting screen
  • Voice chats exceeding 13 minutes maybe disconnected

Known Issues 

  • No disconnection dialog when device is disconnected during calling or connecting state
  • While on BBM voice call, MVS WiFi call comes in that shuts off audio in both calls
  • User reboots device while in BBM Voice Chat: call dropped but 2nd user remains on call connected screen. User must hit hard key to close the screen.

Facebook 3.3.0.6 Beta ( Blackberry )

What’s New :

  • Able to unfriend from friends list and friends profile via GCM, menu, and +
  • Confirmation dialogue before unfriending so request can be canceled if needed
  • Photo albums as a grid of photos (grid view thumbnails)
  • Slide between my full-screen photos

 Known Issue :

  • Update help URLs for Facebook 3.3
  • Clicking on a profile picture should enlarge it not take you to the profile picture album (grid view)
  • Pin sharing option should have help button, just like other settings options
  • Thumbnails not loaded when entering and exiting from full screen in photo grid view
  • 3 instances of the same birthday reminder from Facebook on calendar app
  • Change text shown to “loading photo” when opening full screen image
  • Update friends list BBM icons
  • Friends list is incorrectly updated with the wrong profile picture/name when unfriending/adding friends
  • Facebook icon is missing when installed on BlackBerry 8330 smartphone with 5.0
  • Ability to unfriend oneself for someone else

Facebook 3.3.0.5 Beta ( Blackberry )

Enhanced BBM Integration

Users are now able to integrate BBM with their Facebook for BlackBerry smartphones application!
Feature Breakdown:

  • Ability to share/unshare BlackBerry PINs to Facebook Profiles
  • Ability to invite Facebook friends to become a BBM contact
  • Ability to initiate a BBM conversation from within the Facebook for BlackBerry application


Photo Redesign
Improved performance and ability to view thumbnails and open pictures from a grid into full screen

 

Feature Breakdown:

  • Grid view photo browsing
  • Full screen picture viewing