iOS 8.2 on iPhone 6: 5 Things to Know Now

iPhone-6 copy

It has been three weeks since Apple released the iOS 8.2 update for the iPhone 6. And now that the update has hit this milestone, we want to take a look at what we’ve learned about the iOS 8.2 update for iPhone 6 after using it for the past three weeks. Three weeks ago, Apple […]

How Much Data Does the Periscope App Use?

periscope

Twitter’s new Periscope live-streaming app is becoming a huge hit, but those with limited data plans might be wondering how much data it uses. Periscope is a new app from Twitter that lets anyone live stream what they see through their iPhone’s camera and broadcast it to the world. It was released late last week […]

iPhone 6c Rumors Swirl Thanks to New Leaked Design

iPhone-6C-Rear-Housing

In the past, we’ve only heard by ear of iPhone 6c rumors, but new leaks show what could be the exterior shell design of the lower-cost iPhone. Photos from the Future Supplier show the exterior casing in the flesh, alongside a comparison with the iPhone 5c. The new design for the iPhone 6c looks almost […]

Trade in Android for iPhone at a Local Apple Store

iPhone-6 copy

For the first ever, Apple is now accepting non-Apple devices in their trade-in program, including Android phones. This means that if you want to switch to iPhone, you can go to an Apple Store and trade in your old Android device and get some cash for it that can be used to buy a new […]

10 iPhone Notes App Tips & Tricks

notes-biu

If you constantly use the Notes app on your iPhone, here are 10 tips and tricks that you should keep in mind. The iPhone Notes app isn’t the best note-taking app around, but it comes pre-installed on every iOS device and it’s pretty easy to use. It’s layout is also simple enough that it makes […]

7 Things You Can Do on the Apple Watch Without the iPhone

You can use Apple Pay without your iPhone on the Apple Watch.

The Apple Watch is a companion to the iPhone, but there are some things that the Apple Watch can do without the iPhone if you want to leave your phone at home or in your car and go mobile without carrying around an iPhone 5 to iPhone 6 Plus. This does dramatically limit what you […]

What to Do If Your iPad Gets Stolen

verizon-customer-support

If your iPad was stolen from you, here’s what you need to do in order to keep your information safe and hopefully get your device back. Millions of mobile devices get lost or stolen every year. In fact, between January 1 and September 23 of 2012, 11,447 devices were reported stolen in New York City […]

How to Save an iPad from Water Damage

iPad-mini

iPads are a bit more difficult to drop in toilets, the sink, and even the bathtub, but it can still happen. If you accidentally dropped your iPad in water, not all hope is lost. Here are some ways to recover it from most kinds of water damage. As you may have learned growing up, water […]

New iOS 8.2 Jailbreak Details Surface

iOS 8.2 jailbreak

Unfortunately, an iOS 8.2 jailbreak didn’t release during the Mobile Security Summit as predicted, but the TaiG jailbreak team has revealed some new details. According to a message that the TaiG dev team has posted (translated to English), the development of an iOS 8.2 jailbreak tool is “constrained by many factors.” However, the team hopes to […]

Siri in OS X: When Will We See It?

Siri

Siri is available on the iPhone and iPad, and is rumored to be heading to the Apple TV, but when will we see it in OS X on Macs? Siri is Apple’s voice recognition personal assistant on iPhone and iPad that allows users to execute commands by voice. It aims at being a hands-free solution for […]

7 iOS 8.3 Update & Release Predictions

The Mophie iPhone 6 Plus case delivers added power without plugging in.

With an iOS 8.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch inching closer, we want to take a look into our crystal ball and offer some iOS 8.3 release predictions to those of you currently on iOS 8.2 and those of you hanging around on an older version of iOS. In the past few weeks, […]

How to Know Exactly How Much iPhone Battery Is Left

2015-03-27 12.47.43

If you want a better idea of exactly how much iPhone battery you have left while you’re out on the go, here’s how to easily make the battery icon much more accurate. The battery icon in the status bar on your iPhone is pretty tiny, and while it gives you an idea of how much […]

How to Create a Better iPhone Passcode

iphone-passcode-1

The passcode on your iPhone is the only thing that stands between you and your personal information. Here’s how to make it even more secure. When you enable a passcode on your iPhone, you’re essentially putting your device on lockdown so that only you can access the information that’s stored on it. By default, you […]

New MacBook: What It Could Mean for Future Products

new MacBook

Apple announced a new MacBook earlier this month at its Apple Watch event, but instead of giving it the “Pro” or “Air” suffix, the company is simply just calling it the new “MacBook.” Here’s what the new MacBook could mean for future MacBook Pro and MacBook Air models. While the all-new MacBook isn’t a MacBook […]

Apple Watch Apps Arrive as Release Nears

apple-watch-apps-3

A month before the Apple Watch is set to release to the public, app developers are already working on Apple Watch apps, and some have already updated their iPhone apps to include Apple Watch support. Today looks to be the first day that Apple is approving Apple Watch apps, and while the Apple Watch App […]

iPad mini iOS 8.2 Update: Is It Worth Installing Now?

iPad Tips and Tricks - iPad mini

Two weeks ago, Apple announced a brand new iOS 8.2 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. While many users have installed it, others are leery of Apple’s latest iOS 8 update. After spending a significant amount of time with the iPad mini 2 iOS 8.2 update in particular, we want to offer a definitive answer to the question […]

iPad Air iOS 8.2 Update: Is It Worth Installing Now?

iPad Air Review -  3

Its been a little over two weeks since Apple released its brand new iOS 8.2 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and many users are still on the fence about whether to install it. After spending a significant amount of time with the iPad Air iOS 8.2 update in particular, we want to offer a definitive answer to […]

How Apple Watch Pre-Orders Work

This is how Apple Watch pre-orders work.

New details outline how the Apple Watch pre-orders will work in April so that you can plan out your pre-order timing and get a better idea about how the process will work. This is a mix of information that we’ve confirmed and what we expect from the Apple Watch pre-orders. We’ll clearly identify the difference […]

iOS 8 Cydia Tweaks: Best Activator Actions

ios-8-activator-actions-1

If you have a jailbroken iPhone or iPad, here are some of the best Activator actions that you should try out. There are a lot of nifty iOS 8 Cydia tweaks that you can get for your jailbroken iPhone or iPad, and a lot of them fix the annoyances of iOS 8, while others enhance […]

How to Fix Scratches on Your iPhone Screen

iPhone-6-screen-protector

Over time, your iPhone’s screen can get all sorts of scratches on it, especially if you don’t have a screen protector for it. Here’s how to fix those scratches. No matter how much you baby your iPhone, scratches will eventually appear on your screen with no way of knowing how they got there. It’s a […]