iPhone and iPod touch, the accessories that suggest applications – Macitynet.it
Very recently Griffin has presented its new iTrip, FM transmitter for iPhone and iPod touch, integrated with the iTrip Controller application available on the App Store, with it comes the warning system that requires, when the accessory is connected, to download a specific application. the same accessory, as iLounge notes, to note the lack of the application needed to work and to request it with a pop-up on the iPhone and touch. Baster then click "s" to immediately download the application.
This option, although it has so far been found only on Griffin's iTrip, however available since the introduction of firmware 3.0 of which one of the most innovative functions, as announced on the days of the presentation of the new operating system
This type of software-for-hardware mechanism is therefore available for all manufacturers of certified accessories "Works for iPhone" and "Made For iPod", which will be able to insert it in their gadgets, dedicated to the two Apple multitouch devices. Over time, more and more accessory manufacturers will take advantage of this feature to push their products by relying on the opening of Apple's hardware to enrich the iPhone and iPod touch with new functions.