Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
988 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 54


  Reply # 752878 29-Jan-2013 20:06 Send private message

Got the LTE option now on ipad 4 also see that the apn is now just 'Vodafone'

94 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 752893 29-Jan-2013 20:33 Send private message

My telecom ip5 doesn't have the lte option. Hope we get it soon enough. I take it right now you're not get 4g speeds right?

2719 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 411


  Reply # 752911 29-Jan-2013 20:58 Send private message

wlgspotter:
Hmm.. OK that is strange with my Mrs's iPhone 4 then - the Software Update options still only shown an update to IOS 6.1 beta 4...!


Was it on a beta release to start with?

633 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 67

Subscriber

  Reply # 752933 29-Jan-2013 21:23 Send private message

Strongbad1905: My telecom ip5 doesn't have the lte option. Hope we get it soon enough. I take it right now you're not get 4g speeds right?


Having the 'LTE Option' won't mean anything apart that there is a switch in the settings. Doesn't mean that Telecom will have a full LTE network for you to use. Yes, there is a closed private trial going on at the moment in parts of the country, you won't be able to connect to it.




181 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 752957 29-Jan-2013 22:05 Send private message

RunningMan:
wlgspotter:
Hmm.. OK that is strange with my Mrs's iPhone 4 then - the Software Update options still only shown an update to IOS 6.1 beta 4...!


Was it on a beta release to start with?


No it was on 6.0.1 release version. I also thought that you can only download beta versions if you have an Apple Developer subscription - in any case I don't even have the Developer subscription so am puzzled as to why I am seeing that option.

296 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 10

Trusted

  Reply # 752963 29-Jan-2013 22:29 Send private message

Hi - am still on 6.0.1 but would appreciate hearing from someone on 6.1 as to whether the experience in Apple's Mail app has reverted to the old ways of 'swoosh' sound once the email has actually sent, or whether it still makes the sound as soon as you tap the 'send' button (preferred the old way). Thanks.




Cheers,
Mike

iPhone photo/general blog - here


174 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 7


  Reply # 752979 29-Jan-2013 23:24 Send private message

Clicknz: Seems to make the sound as soon as I hit send. No way I can see to revert it.

296 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 10

Trusted

  Reply # 752983 29-Jan-2013 23:30 Send private message

GBristow: Clicknz: Seems to make the sound as soon as I hit send. No way I can see to revert it.


Ah, thanks for that... yeah, kind of annoying if sending any sort of attachment it was good to have the 'swoosh' as confirmation of email being sent. Now it only lets you know that you've tapped the send button and you have to  watch the progress bar at the bottom of the app window to see if/when it gets sent....sigh...




Cheers,
Mike

iPhone photo/general blog - here


307 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 9


  Reply # 753773 31-Jan-2013 11:54 Send private message

Might not be 6.1 related but thought I might put it here as there are replies from users on Telecom iPhone 5. If you turn of Celleular Data and 3G on iPhon3 5 on Telecom, it goes to No Service, this doesn't happen on Vodafone. Shouldn't iPhone stil get 2G Network on Telecom too just like Vodafone?



BDFL
49990 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4644

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 753774 31-Jan-2013 11:55 Send private message

Telecom is 100% 3G. There's no old 2G technology on Telecom network. IF you turn 3G OFF on your handset it won't connect to anything.

3G is voice and data, not data only.





823 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 34


  Reply # 753778 31-Jan-2013 12:00 Send private message

DON'T go there if you have an ipad 2. Apparently there is an issue downloading the file and affects some ipad 2 users. It put mine into recovery mode and no way out via itunes. Had to download from another site then instal via itunes. Was worrying but I understand they are working on it.

997 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 85


  Reply # 753803 31-Jan-2013 12:45 Send private message

mattwnz: Does IOS6.1 add siri to the ipad 2 yet? Since the mini is the same specs and has siri, I would expect siri to be eventually added.


Why would apple do that, there is no incentive to upgrade if you can get all the new features on an old device!

Apples job is to encourage you to upgrade your device as often as possible, the same as any consumer electronic device manufacturer.

The main reason I purchased a Ipad4 was I wanted Siri, voice guidance maps and a few other features.




I know a little more than nothing but not much...

7372 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 408


  Reply # 753845 31-Jan-2013 13:14 Send private message

dickytim:
mattwnz: Does IOS6.1 add siri to the ipad 2 yet? Since the mini is the same specs and has siri, I would expect siri to be eventually added.


Why would apple do that, there is no incentive to upgrade if you can get all the new features on an old device!

Apples job is to encourage you to upgrade your device as often as possible, the same as any consumer electronic device manufacturer.

The main reason I purchased a Ipad4 was I wanted Siri, voice guidance maps and a few other features.


They have in the past released features from the newer devices in IOS updates. Streetview in maps initially wasn't on the 2nd gen ipod touch nor in the IOS updates until a few updates later.

I understand that siri is being released gradually, so it doesn't overload their servers. I would think they would want more people using siri as they can. Otherwise people on the ipad 2 could use googles system, where the traffic then goes to google. I do think that it will eventually be added, as initially they said it wasn't there because it couldn't handle it. But that has proven to be false with the ipad mini having the same specs as the ipad 2, yet the mini has siri. Perhaps t will be added after they actually stop selling the ipad 2, so people don't buy it instead.

997 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 85


  Reply # 753900 31-Jan-2013 14:19 Send private message

BTW Siri is next to useless in NZ!




I know a little more than nothing but not much...

2622 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 90

Trusted
Spark NZ

  Reply # 753907 31-Jan-2013 14:24 Send private message

Personal hotspot ok if tethering a windows laptop off it ?

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

How good is your general Science Knowledge?
Created by Aredwood, last reply by joker97 on 31-Oct-2014 22:48 (36 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Government Limos
Created by networkn, last reply by Bung on 31-Oct-2014 12:39 (94 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Snap refuses to replace faulty gear
Created by Brendan, last reply by MadEngineer on 28-Oct-2014 19:07 (92 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


OneDrive code giveaway - go!
Created by freitasm, last reply by 33coupe on 31-Oct-2014 22:48 (26 replies)
Pages... 2


Shutup and take my money (via NFC on my mobile phone)
Created by sxz, last reply by sonyxperiageek on 31-Oct-2014 22:34 (24 replies)
Pages... 2


Sky will be 'upgrading software' of My Sky to connect to internet. What does that mean?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by hio77 on 31-Oct-2014 19:14 (23 replies)
Pages... 2


Speed limit when overtaking? Teach me please.
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by joker97 on 28-Oct-2014 17:13 (123 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Uber: a cheaper taxi ride?
Created by kingdragonfly, last reply by livisun on 31-Oct-2014 14:47 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.