How to Transfer iPhone Voice Memos to Your Mac

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If you’re not sure how to transfer your voice memos from your iPhone to your Mac, here’s how to do it. The Voice Memos app on the iPhone is one of the unsung heroes of Apple’s built-in iOS apps, as it’s not the most popular out of the bunch, but it can be incredibly useful. […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPod Touch 5th Gen: Impressions & Performance

Overall the iOS 8.1.3 iPod touch performance is good.

The new iOS 8.1.3 update makes it easier to upgrade from iOS 7 to iOS 8 and fixes several small issues with iOS 8. We spent several hours using the new iOS 8.1.3 update on the iPod touch 5th generation to see how the iPod touch handles this update. Apple still sells this same iPod touch, but […]

Microsoft’s Surface 2 iPad Rival Is Dead

The iPad Air and The Surface 2 Compared

The Surface 2, Microsoft’s first foray into making its own tablets and direct competitor to Apple’s iPad and the Nexus line of tablets from Google, is no longer an active experiment for the company. Early this week, Microsoft representatives confirmed that it’d stopped making the Surface 2. Business Insider is reporting that Microsoft confirmed the […]

iPhone 7 Concept Shows Off Wireless Charging

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While rumors of the iPhone 6s are beginning to pop up, the iPhone 7 is where the real magic will happen for Apple as far as the next major iPhone, and one new feature could be wireless charging. The iPhone 6s likely won’t be a huge step-up from the iPhone 6, as Apple doesn’t do […]

Lenmar Mutant 20,800 mAh Portable Charger Review

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When it comes to battery life for our mobile devices we could always use a little more. That is where the impressive Lenmar Mutant 20,800 mAh portable battery and power pack comes into play. These days our Android and iOS smartphones and tablets are getting bigger, faster, and more power hungry, but battery advances have […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPad Air: Impressions & Performance

The iPad Air 2014 release could come ahead of Apple's previous timing.

Apple’s new iOS 8.1.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch finally arrived today to replace the iOS 8.1.2 update it pushed out at the end of last year. With that in mind, we want to take a first look at how the iOS 8.1.3 update is performing on iPad Air, the first-generation of Apple’s slim full-sized tablet. […]

Apple Watch Release Date Set for April

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The cat’s officially out of the bag, as Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced that the Apple Watch release date will arrive at some point in April. The announcement came during Apple’s Q1 2015 earnings call, and while no specific release date was provided, April is later than what many past rumors have suggested. When […]

HTC One M9 Rumors Firming Up

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With the HTC One M9 launch date officially confirmed for March 1st by HTC themselves, we’re now starting to see a flood of leaks and images emerge. And while the past few weeks have been filled with different rumors, today two key new reports have surfaced that are firming up all the details. The first […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPhone 5: Impressions & Performance

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Apple’s rolled out yet another iOS 8 update and this time, it’s the iOS 8.1.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With the iOS 8.1.3 release date finally upon us, we want to take a first look at how the iOS 8.1.3 update is performing on iPhone 5, the aging former flagship that’s been struggling […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPad 3: Impressions & Performance

There are no iOS 8.1.3 Bluetooth problems on our iPad 3.

The iOS 8.1.3 update on the iPad 3 delivers good performance in early testing and the new feature that reduces the storage space needed to upgrade from iOS 7 to iOS 8 may simplify the upgrade process for many users. In this early iOS 8.1.3 review on the iPad 3 we’ll help you decide if you should install […]

5 Uses for Your Old iPad

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When you upgrade to a new iPad, you’re left with your old one that you may not know what to do with. Here are five clever uses for an old iPad to give it a new lease on life. If you upgraded to the iPad Air 2 or an iPad mini 3 back in October […]

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s First Three Hours Revealed 

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is sure to be a best-selling role-playing game when it arrives on Sony’s PS4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One later this year. For those in doubt, yesterday Microsoft shared a deep dive of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s first three hours of gameplay. Microsoft revealed its in-depth look at The Witcher 3: […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPhone 6: Impressions & Performance

You can still use Touch ID, but it is not as reliable.

Apple’s latest iOS 8 update isn’t the iOS 8.2 update that it confirmed at the tail end of last year. Instead, it’s an iOS 8.1.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch that delivers several key bug fixes for iOS 8 problems. With the iOS 8.1.3 release here, we want take a look at how the […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPhone 6 Plus: Impressions & Performance

iPhone 6 Plus apps work fine on iOS 8.1.3.

This is our early iOS 8.1.3 review on the iPhone 6 Plus, which will help you decide if you should install iOS 8.1.3 today or if it is better to wait and see how this performs and what is coming in iOS 8.2. Apple’s iOS 8.1.3 update arrived after a week of added testing with fixes […]

Big Moto X Deal Slashes Price by $140

The leather back feels great on top of a metal frame, but leather shows wear more than traditional smartphone backs.

The popular Moto X 2nd Gen was announced and released in September of 2014, and was well received for all the customization with real wood and leather materials for the rear design, not to mention a decent price tag. However, for those who waited that price is about to be even lower starting early next […]

Xbox One Gets Lightning Fast Upgrade 

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Having delivered transparent tiles that let users see past their apps and games and gaze at the background picture they’ve chosen for their profile, Microsoft, makers of the Xbox One, has a new update in store. This latest last software won’t add new features or make big changes to Xbox Live. Instead, the ridiculously fast […]

Don’t Buy the Galaxy S5 Right Now

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The Galaxy S5 is Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S smartphone, a device that’s currently getting Android 5.0 Lollipop and one that remains a solid option for those looking for a new device. That said, right now is a horrible time to buy the Samsung Galaxy S5 and if you can help it, there’s reason to hold off. At […]

7 OS X 10.10.2 Release Date Tips & Details

Apple includes important changes for businesses and consumers.

After months of testing the OS X 10.10.2 release is finally here with a lot of fixes for OS X Yosemite problems including all kinds of OS X Yosemite WiFi problems and issues. Although it may seem like a small OS X update, you definitely need to make sure you follow these tips and are away […]

iOS 8.1.3 for iPhone 5s: Impressions & Performance 

Many users can install iOS 8.0.2 without a problem, but there is a potential for frustration.

All at once, owners of Apple’s iPhone smartphones are about to get another lesson in updating to Apple’s latest and greatest software. Today, Apple released iOS 8.1.3, a new version of the operating system that powers all of their mobile devices. That includes the iPhone, iPod and even the iPad. Mostly, the update takes care […]

How to Downgrade to iOS 8.1.2 from iOS 8.1.3

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iOS 8.1.3 was released today and it aims to fix a small handful of issues, but if you’re having problems with the new update or want the ability to jailbreak your device, you can downgrade to iOS 8.1.2 for a limited time. While iOS 8.1.3 is a rather minor update, it includes a handful of fixes […]