|03-11-2013, 05:18 PM||#31|
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Bratislava, Slovakia
Device: iPad mini 4&Air 2 & Pro 13", iPhone 6S+, LG 8.3&G2, Kobo Mini, KinDX&3
Sound management in iOS is a complete debacle for Apple.
Like you say, there is no way to effectively and reliably make an iOS device shut up. The new pseudo-feature introduced in iOS 6, "Do Not Disturb", does not guarantee you will not be disturbed. Several alarm apps are not affected by it.
It's a really embarrassing situation for Apple. For heaven's sake, there's a hardware button on the iPhone for switching off sounds, and even that doesn't work reliably? They should give those of us who need it, the option to push the hardware button, which would guarantee that the phone would remain silent under all circumstances. This currently isn't possible.
|03-19-2013, 12:26 PM||#32|
monkey on the fringe
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Seattle Metro
Device: Kin4; Kin7; Clip Zip; Fire HDX8; Fire HD6; SGT 4; Fire Phone; Moto E2
6.1.3 is available
|03-24-2013, 07:12 PM||#33|
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Newcastle, Australia
Device: Kobo Glo HD, iPhone, iPad Mini
and Stanza is still working in its same crippled way. Not dead yet.
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