updated 12:40 pm EDT, Fri April 12, 2013
Otterbox Defender iON to be released next week
Engadget has learned that Otterbox will be releasing its Defender case with iON Intelligence on April 18th. First shown at this year's CES, Otterbox's new case provides full body protection to the iPhone 4/4S along with additional power through a 1,450mAh battery. The additional should roughly double the battery life of the device with the iON Intelligence app automatically turning the external battery on and off when it's needed. The iPhone 4/4S version will be sold through Otterbox's website for $130, while models for other popular iOS and Android handhelds are currently in the works.
Bump removes iTunes sharing
An updated version of the Bump iOS app that removes the ability to share iTunes audio files, as required by Apple, has been released in the App Store. Bump first introduced the iTunes sharing feature in its v2.2 update back in November 2010, but due to changes in App Store requirements is no longer able to offer this feature. All other sharing aspects of the app, including image, photo, and document, have remained intact along with cross-platform support.