Apple iOS 4.2 roundup

A wrap of Apple iOS 4.2 news

After an initial setback to its release due to Wi-Fi issues last week, Apple’s updated mobile operating system, iOS 4.2, is now available for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

The upgrade will bring over 100 features to the iPad and a few others to the iPhone and iPod, such as a tracking app if your device goes missing. iOS 4.2 is now available for download on iTunes version 10.1.

To mark its release, Computerworld Australia brings you a wrap of news on Apple iOS 4.2.

Apple releases iOS 4.2
iPad users get multitasking, app folders, Game Center, and the new AirPlay and AirPrint.

iOS 4.2 for the iPad: Hands-on
About to update to iOS 4.2? Here are the pros and cons.

Apple iOS 4.2: The first 24 hours
Users installing the update have found improved HTML 5 features, quirky bugs and limited AirPlay support.

iOS 4.2 includes massive security update for iPad and iPhone
All of the attention has been focused on the enhancements, while more than 80 security fixes flew in under the radar.

iOS 4.2 bug: Lost media? How to get it back
If you ran into the iOS 4.2 update bug -- your device says you have "no content" -- here's how to get your media back.

Apple's iOS 4.2 a 'milestone' update for iPad, iPhone
The free update is a major milestone for Apple: It finally unifies the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch so that all are running the same operating system with the same major feature set.

iOS 4.2 on iPhone 4: Nice but not revolutionary
Apple's update of iOS 4 brings some nifty -- if somewhat limited -- new features.

iPad quandary: Buy now or wait for 2.0?
Factors to consider when weighing when to shop for Apple's tablet.

iOS 4.2 update gets iPad geared for business
The update for the iPad includes a variety of features that make the Apple tablet an even better mobile business tool.

Beyond the games: Apple to add wireless printing in iOS 4.2
For businesses and IT, Apple's fixing some iPhone bugs this month, but the bigger iPad upgrade is due in November.

iOS 4.2.1 jailbroken long before official release
iOS 4.2.1 isn’t even available to the general public, and yet it’s already been jailbroken.

Apple's iOS 4.2 update boosts iPhone 3G performance
Apple's iOS 4.2 software update could quiet grumpy iPhone 3G owners by delivering missing performance gains.

iOS 4.2 update makes iPad a better business tool
The iOS 4.2 update is impending, and it contains a variety of features and functions the iPad needs to be more productive.

Apple seeds iOS 4.2 to developers
The update, which will hit iPhones and iPads soon, will bring include several enhancements.

iOS 4.2 for iPad: Hot and not
Upon closer inspection, iOS 4.2 is not all good news for iPad owners.

Apple iOS 4.2 readies the iPad for work
With multitasking, shared files, and wireless printing, Apple's 4.2 iOS upgrades iPad for business use.

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