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Pulled iDOS app returns, update if you dare

An app that gave iOS users a working version of the DOS prompt has returned, though it's now missing one of its crowning features.

By January 19, 2011


Emulator runs DOS, Windows on an iPad

Apple briefly included in the App Store a program called iDOS that lets your iPhone or iPad travel back to the early days of the PC industry, complete with grimy keyboard and floppy drive.

By October 26, 2010


iPad intimacies--Jasmine's Tech Dos & Don'ts

CNET Editor Jasmine France can't resist putting in her 2 cents on the iPad. She chimes in on how you should--and shouldn't--use this sleek, multifunctional device.

By April 8, 2010


Apple lets MS DOS run on the iPad, but not for long

Apple allowed a DOS emulator into the app store, which allowed gamers to enjoy Windows 3.0 and classic old PC games. But in the blink of an eye, it was pulled.

By October 27, 2010


iPod upgrading--Jasmine's Tech Dos and Don'ts

Get schooled by CNET editor Jasmine France. This week she gives advice on whether to upgrade from your current MP3 player to the new iPods released at Apple's annual music event.

By September 9, 2010


QuickTime and iTunes DoS exploit released

A new buffer overflow vulnerability could crash the most current version of the applications or allow malicious code to run on a compromised computer. No patch is available.

By September 18, 2008


Odds & Ends: ZIP disks in DOS format; Kodak DC4800; Visoneer and 9.1; iBot memory leak; more

Odds & Ends: ZIP disks in DOS format; Kodak DC4800; Visoneer and 9.1; iBot memory leak; more

By April 7, 2001


Pulled DOS emulator lives on as a jailbroken app

The iOS app that brought a very early version of Windows to iPad users didn't last long before being pulled, but the app will remain in development and for sale through a third-party.

By November 2, 2010