updated 04:47 pm EDT, Thu October 3, 2013
Version 1.4 enables in-app sharing, ID token support
Google's latest update to its Google+ iOS SDK was announced today. The development kit allows users to integrate Google+ components with third-party apps. With the newest release of the software, developers can now offer a way for users to share content to their Google+ circles directly from their iOS app with the Share plugin, and can export text and well as image and video attachments. ID token support is now included, permitting developers to verify users' identities against the Google+ database. Requiring Google Developers.
iLuv TimeShaker alarm clock dock released with Lightning connector
iLuv has officially announced the company's latest addition to its line of alarm clock docking stations, the TimeShaker. Being the first alarm clock from iLuv to feature Apple's Lightning connector, the dock features a unique bed-shaking component, so users can hear and feel their alarm. The dual alarm clock speaker offers the ability to have two separate alarms set, with multiple alarm options such as iPhone/iPod music, FM radio, buzzer and bed shaker. The TimeShaker's detachable shaking component fits underneath a pillow, and vibrates on demand to awake heavy sleeping or hearing-impaired users without disturbing anyone who shares the room. The Apple Lightning connector is compatible with iPhone 5, 5s and 5c, as well as iPods with a Lightning port.