Patent Hints At New iPhone Home Button And iOS 7 Quick Access Lock Screen

Yesterday, it was revealed in a group chat by a well-informed individual that iOS 7 will offer a number of user interface (UI) enhancements and the next major installment of iOS will undoubtedly bring a number of interesting and useful software-level improvements. Today, a popular blog by the name of PatentlyApple publicized new patent applications that have recently been published by the US Patent & Trademark Office that may offer insight as to what improvements iOS 7 will bring to Apple’s well-established mobile ecosystem.

iOS 7 Rumored To Bring Significant Visual UI Enhancements

In a Branch chat yesterday, John Gruber from Daring Fireball said that according to his sources, iOS 7 is running behind schedule and the next major iOS installment will bring significant visual user interface (UI) changes. After stating that engineers have allegedly been pulled from Apple’s next Mac OS X update (10.9) Gruber went on to reiterate that iOS 7 will be a “significant system-wide UI overhaul”.

Pod2g Confirms Future Untethered Jailbreak, But Not For iOS 6.1.3

Following last week’s Jailbreak news from p0sixninja, another prominent member of the Jailbreak community has confirmed what I’ve long suspected in a series of new tweets. Pod2g, one of the four evad3rs who was instrumental in the development of the Evasi0n Untethered Jailbreak, stated that the new Dev Team isn’t in the process of developing a 6.1.3 Jailbreak.

Apple Reportedly Developing 4K ‘Ultra HD’ Television Set For Late 2013 Or 2014

In recent months reports pertaining to the much-rumored Apple television set have been all but non-existent in the shadow of the excitement and rumors surrounding a possible post-PC smart watch, unofficially dubbed the “iWatch”. However, in spite of the iWatch’s recent domination of the Apple rumor mill, a television set has continued to remain prevalent among a number of industry watchers and analysts.

T-Mobile Rumored To Announce iPhone Support During Tomorrow’s UNcarrier Event

In a new report, CNET suggests that T-Mobile will detail plans to finally sell Apple’s iPhone during tomorrows UNcarrier event. Scheduled to take place tomorrow, March 26th, in New York City, the event will showcase the carrier’s forthcoming new structure. T-Mobile is going completely “Un,” with their new “Un-contract” and “Un-limt” rebranding scheme.