iPhone autocorrect victims rejoice: hacker posts DIY to use secret spell ...

New York Daily News - 13 Nov, 2011
Apple iPhone users hoping autocorrect will catch their minor spelling errors may have a rude awakening when their words get changed to shocking malapropisms. Screenshot of Sonny Dickson's iPhone keyboard displaying the new ...

Apple finally trying to fix infuriating 'autocorrect' feature… so your iPhone ...

Daily Mail - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
Entire websites have sprung up that celebrate the embarrassment and amusement it's caused, but Apple is now trying to fix the 'autocorrect' function on iPhones. The feature is supposed to make texting easier, but all too often it ...

Hidden iPhone Tricks: Secret Keyboard and Panoramic Photos

TIME - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
When people talk about iPhone secrets, they're usually referring to little tricks and tips you might not have known about. But a couple new hidden iOS 5 features uncovered this week are much ...

iOS 5's hidden auto-suggest: No jailbreaking required

Washington Post - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Fresh from seeing a secret panoramic photo function inside iOS 5, we've now heard that enterprising hackers have found another feature ‚Ä" predictive word lists above the keyboard. Android and Windows Phone users will be familiar with this design, ...

Workaround Puts Android's Autocorrect Keyboard on the iPhone

PC Magazine - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Did you recently ditch your Android for an iPhone? If so, perhaps you miss Android's superior autocorrect keyboard bar, which lets users pick word choices instead of iOS's method of overriding what you type with its own choice word (often ...

5 Hidden Features in iOS 5

PCWorld - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Who knew Apple's iOS 5 mobile operating system held so many secrets? Developers and sleuthing hackers have been hard at work since Apple released the OS in October unearthing a number of hidden features and ...

Apple is Trying to Make iOS AutoCorrect Less Horrible

Fox News - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
AP Apple is working on solutions that will help to improve the text input experience on its iOS devices. The Cupertino, Calif.-based company has been discovered to be building an enhanced version of its autocorrect feature, ...

Apple's IOS 5 has a secret autocorrect bar

Inquirer - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
By Kate O'Flaherty FRUIT THEMED GADGET SELLER Apple's IOS 5 has a secret Android like autocorrect keyboard bar, it has been revealed. According to 9to5mac, the bar lets users pick from a series of word choices. It can be enabled by downloading ...

How to access a hidden autocorrect keyboard bar in IOS 5

CNET - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Apple iOS 5 users can now hack into a hidden autocorrect keyboard bar, courtesy of a few steps revealed by the folks at 9to5Mac. When the feature is enabled, you type the first few ...

Is Apple nobbling iPhones to avoid more patent misery?

Register - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
iOS 5 has a hidden autocorrect function, suggesting words along the top of the keyboard in an Android-like XT9 fashion, which can be enabled with a minor configuration tweak. The feature was spotted by ...

Enable Hidden iOS 5 Autocorrect Keyboard Bar

YouTube - ‎Nov 9, 2011‎
Enable Hidden iOS 5 Autocorrect Keyboard Bar Code & Download: http://www.jailbreaknation.com/enable-hidden-ios-5autocorrect-keyboard-bar.

Unlocking hidden features of iOS

Australian Macworld (blog) - 13 Nov, 2011
Like Indiana Jones or Lara Croft, some folks just can't help themselves from digging deep into the mysteries of time ‚Ä" or, for those of us stuck at our desks, into the mysteries of our iOS devices. Digital treasure seekers have recently uncovered a ...

iOS 5 Panoramic Camera Feature Spoiled for iPhone 5

The iPhone 5 News Blog (blog) - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
A programmer and iPhone user has discovered a hidden panoramic camera feature in iOS 5 that was obviously meant for the iPhone 5. With the panoramic camera feature spoiled, how will Apple now upgrade the camera feature for the next iPhone? ...

Enable the hidden panorama and autocorrect bar features in iOS 5

Geek.com - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
Those who choose iOS over Android tend to appreciate the streamlined simplicity of Apple's operating system. However, in order to keep things pared down to the polished essentials, Apple says 'no' to many features that might get the green light in ...

Access hidden iPhone features without jailbreaking

CNET UK - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
Clever homebrew hackers have unearthed a couple of hidden iPhone features which were never switched on by Apple. One is an Android-style autocorrect bar which displays word suggestions above the keyboard, ...

Android-Like iPhone Autocorrect Feature Found in iOS 5

ITProPortal - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
Technology enthusiasts keep uncovering new features hidden deep in Apple's latest operating system. After the well concealed Panorama Mode for your iPhone camera found recently in iOS 5, now an autocorrect bar, similar to that found on Android handsets ...

Hidden iOS 5 panoramic camera and autocorrect keyboard discovered

Metro - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
A secret function which converts iPhones and iPads into panoramic cameras has been unlocked by hackers. Apple has not publicised the feature, which enables gadgets using iOS 5 firmware to take a series of images and merge them to create a panorama. ...

iOS 5 has another hidden feature

THINQ.co.uk - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
Another hidden feature of Apple's iOS5 has been discovered - but you'll need to do a bit of digging before you can use it. It's an autocorrect word choice bar, that only becomes available after using backup app iBackupBot. While Apple tweakers have ...

iOS 5 hidden features, panoramic camera, autocorrect bar

TweakTown (blog) - ‎Nov 11, 2011‎
Have you wanted panoramic picture mode for your iPhone? How about the Android-like autocorrect bar for the on-screen keyboard? Well, you're in luck. Developers have recently discovered a few hidden features in iOS 5, with both items having the ability ...

iOS 5 has hidden panoramic camera, autocorrect bar

TechSpot - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Developers recently discovered a couple of hidden features in Apple's iOS 5. Of the new surprises, panoramic picture mode for the iOS camera app and an Android-like autocorrect bar for the on-screen keyboard make an appearance. ...

How to: Enabling auto correct bar in Apple iOS 5

The Mobile Indian - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Just like the auto correct and spelling suggestion bar for the Android, iOS 5 also has got one but hidden. Apple's latest mobile operating system - the iOS 5, has been highly appreciated ...

Unlock your iOS 5 auto-suggestion keyboard

PC Authority - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Apple has always been secretive, but after the iOS 5 panoramic camera mode was found hidden in code last week we didn't expect any more suprises. Now (according to 9to5Mac) the same developer, Sonny Dickson, ...

iPhone 4S Release Date: Hidden iOS 5 Features Mimic Android OS

Christian Post - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
A slew of hidden features for Apple's new iOS 5 operating system transform the iPhone 4S into an Android smartphone. An autocorrect keyboard feature was recently discovered by various technology website. ...

How to turn on the secret auto-correct keyboard for iPhone, iPad

Digitaltrends.com - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Surprise: iOS contains a hidden, Android-like auto-correct keyboard. Here's how to turn on the feature (without jailbreaking your device). The secret features of iOS are popping up left and right this week. On Tuesday, we found out that iOS contains a ...

Apple's hidden keyword bar in iOS 5 combats autocorrect

Gadgetell (blog) - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Apple's autocorrect system for iOS has always been a frustrating and often hilarious experience. We now come to expect iOS devices to input words that we had no intention of typing. ...

Hack to Enable Auto-Correct Bar in iOS 5 Keyboard

International Business Times - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Earlier, we covered Firebreak to enable the hidden Panorama mode in Camera app. As reported by 9to5Mac, Apple hides another interesting feature in iOS 5: an Android-like autocorrect keyboard bar. ...

How to Make the iOS Autocorrect Less Crappy

NBC Bay Area (blog) - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Those users exploring iOS 5 may have happened upon a way to rid themselves of Apple's often embarrassing autocorrect mistakes and enable a new "Android-like" autocorrect bar. Sonny Dickson, an iOS developer, found hidden code in ...

Enable Apple's Hidden, Android-Like Autocorrection in iOS 5

Lifehacker - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
If you've always been a tad jealous of Android's autocorrection, iOS 5 actually has a very similar feature hidden within the OS. Here's how to enable it. You don't even need to be jailbroken for this to work, you'll just need access to your iDevice's ...

Your new iPhone 4S has autocorrect after all

Guyism - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Whenever a new Apple product hits the market, the first thing gadget nerds do is dig around in the code and the hardware to see what they can find. Usually it's nothing interesting, but they've finally found something you'll use more than once: an ...

Apple's (Mostly) Hidden Tricks to Make an iPhone More Like an Android

The Atlantic Wire - ‎Nov 10, 2011‎
Ashamed of its thieving, Apple has hidden some of its more blatant Android pilfers. The Steve Jobs biography revealed that Apple held a grudge with Google for thieving his iPhone design and iOS platform, but while Apple and Google battle it out for ...

 

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