Why Is Apple iPhone Push Notification Still Missing?

The latest iPhone 2.2 operating system fixes many things » 11/25/08 5:08pm 11/25/08 5:08pm, but something is still missing: Push notification services. Once again, Apple has missed the opportunity to enable push notification in a new update, which is specially bad after they . That makes it almost two months late now. So what's the problem? Is…

Apple Really Wants You to Rate Apps in iPhone 2.2

Apple continues to try to make iPhone app ratings genuinely useful—first by making sure you own 'em before you slam 'em—and in the iPhone 2.2 update, apparently, by getting you to actually rate them. A new 2.2 screenshot shows it asking users to rate an app when they delete it from the phone, which would presumably be… » 10/28/08 1:01pm 10/28/08 1:01pm

iPhone 2.2 Update Finally Brings Google Street View to Maps?

After being sent out to developers last week » 10/06/08 9:40am 10/06/08 9:40am promising only "compatibility testing" enhancements, the pre-release version of iPhone software 2.2 is starting to spill its secrets. The folks at have dug up evidence that appears to indicate Google Maps' Street View finally making it into the Maps app, after popping up…

iPhone 2.2 Beta 1 Seeded to Developers (2.2 Details Soon!)

Well, that was speedy. Not too long after iPhone 2.1 arrived to fix most of iPhone 2.0's most damning problems » 9/25/08 1:03pm 9/25/08 1:03pm, Apple has seeded OS 2.2 Beta 1 to developers. No one's had a chance to dive in yet to see what's new, but some mo' bug fixes, and sound like a good bet, now that most of the bigger bugs are squished. []