iOS 8.1.2 on iPhone 5: Impressions & Performance

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Apple’s latest iOS 8 update isn’t the iOS 8.2 update that it put into beta a few weeks back. Instead, it’s an iOS 8.1.2 update that’s aimed at some of the iOS 8 problems that iPhone and iPad users have faced in the weeks after its release. With the iOS 8.1.2 release here, we take […]

iOS 8.1.2 Jailbreak Up in the Air

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Apple released the second minor update to iOS 8.1 today, coming with the usual bug fixes. As for an iOS 8.1.2 jailbreak, those details are still up in the air at this point. While iOS 8.1.2 is a rather minor update, it fixes a big problem which affected users who purchased ringtones from iTunes, but […]

iOS 8.1.2 on iPhone 6: Impressions & Performance

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Apple’s newest iOS 8 update isn’t iOS 8.2. Instead, it’s an iOS 8.1.2 update that’s aimed at some of the iOS 8 problems that iPhone and iPad users have faced in the weeks after the operating system’s release. With the iOS 8.1.2 release here, we take a look at how the iOS 8.1.2 update is […]

5 Reasons to Install iOS 8.1.2 Today

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Apple’s brand new iOS 8 update is here though it’s not the iOS 8.2 update. Instead, it’s a tiny iOS 8.1.2 update that delivers new bug fixes for iOS 8 problems. With Apple’s new iOS 8 update on the minds of iPhone and iPad users around the world, we want to walk you through some […]

7 Reasons Not to Update to iOS 8.1.2 Today

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.2 release for iPhone and iPad is here and it arrives to fix lingering iOS 8 problems. iOS 8.1.2 is a small update, aimed at curbing problems, but that doesn’t mean that iPhone and iPad owners shouldn’t prepare for it. With that in mind, we want to walk you through some reasons why […]

How to Update to iOS 8.1.2 Without Any Problems

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Apple released the second minor update to iOS 8.1 today, coming with the usual bug fixes. Here’s how to update to iOS 8.1.2 without any problems. While iOS 8.1.2 is a rather minor update, it fixes a big problem which affected users who purchased ringtones from iTunes, but wouldn’t be able to get them back […]

iOS 8.1.2 Release Date Arrives

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Moments ago Apple announced and released iOS 8.1.2, a new version of its software for iPhones and iPads that fixes a huge issue that users have complained about since the arrival of iOS 8 and the iPhone 6. Reports of an iOS 8.1.2 update surfaced this morning after some users noticed that their iPhone was […]

8 Things to Do Before Installing iOS 8.1.2

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Today, in a bit of a surprise, Apple released a brand new iOS 8 update in the form of iOS 8.1.2. The update follows last months iOS 8.1.1 upgrade and tackles at least one major iOS 8 problem. With the release now here, we want to take a look at some of the things iPhone […]

iOS 8.2 Release Date: What Not to Expect

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Weeks ago, Apple rolled out the upcoming iOS 8.2 update for iPhone and iPad into its beta program ahead of a public release. At some point, the update will arrive to replace iOS 8.1 and with iOS 8.1.1 problems swirling around, iPhone and iPad users are curious about when the roll out will take place. […]

How to Put Movies onto Your iPad Without iTunes

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The iPad is a great movie-watching device while traveling, but if you’re not a big fan of iTunes, here are some methods for getting movies onto your iPad without using Apple software. iTunes isn’t terrible by any means, but it does slow down the process of putting movies onto your iPad. First you have to […]

How to Check Verizon Data Usage on iPhone

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If you’re worried that you might go over your data allowance cap, here’s how to check how much data you’re using on your Verizon iPhone. The day of unlimited data plans are long gone, and most Verizon customers are now limited to plans with just a few gigabytes to play around with each month. With […]

iOS 8.2 Release Date: What to Expect

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Several weeks ago, Apple pushed an iOS 8.2 release for iPhone and iPad into its beta program ahead of a public release. At some point, the update will arrive to replace iOS 8.1 and with iOS 8.1.1 problems swirling around, iPhone and iPad users are curious about when that release might take place. Here, we […]

How to Put Music onto Your iPhone Without iTunes

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The iPhone is great for listening to music while traveling, but if you’re not a big fan of iTunes, here are some methods for getting that music onto your iPhone without using Apple software. iTunes isn’t terrible by any means, but if you don’t really use it other than for putting music onto your iPhone, […]

10 iMessage Tips & Tricks for iOS 8

Master your messages with these iOS 8 iMessage tips and tricks for the iPhone and iPad.

We’ll show you how to be an iMessage master in iOS 8 so that you can communicate faster and better with your iPhone, iPad and even your Mac. This guide will walk you through the new iMessage and text features on the iPhone and iPad running iOS 8, iOS 8.1 and iOS 8.1.1. Apple delivered […]

iOS 8.2 for iPhone & iPad: What You Need to Know Right Now

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 update won’t last forever and it appears that the company’s iOS 8.2 update for iPhone and iPad might succeed it in the future. With iOS 8.2 in beta and iOS 8 problems continuing to swirl, we want to take a look at everything iPhone and iPad users need to know, right now, […]

6 Ways the Nexus 6 Beats the iPhone 6

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The Nexus 6 smartphone was released in November and now that we’ve had more than a month of continued use with Google’s latest and greatest flagship smartphone, we wanted to share a few thoughts on how it compares to the competition. The iPhone 6 and Nexus 6 are both flagship phones from each respective company, […]

iOS 8 Problems: 7 Tips for iPhone & iPad Users

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With iOS 8 problems still plaguing iPhone and iPad users, we want to offer some advice to those struggling with issues and hopefully, get iPhone and iPad users prepared for Apple’s iOS 8 updates, and potential iOS 8 problems, of the future. Apple’s new iOS 8 update was first released to the public in September […]

iOS 8 Review: Is It Worth Installing?

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By Apple’s count, sixty percent of iOS users have moved to the company’s iOS 8 update. This means that there are still a ton of iPhone and iPad users lingering on iOS 7.1.2 and below. With more than two months of iOS 8 use under our belts, on a number of different devices we might […]

AirDroid 3 Brings Android Texts and Notifications to your PC

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Three years ago the first release of AirDroid arrived, a 3rd party solution to controll aspects of your Android smartphone from a PC or laptop. When Apple announced its slew of updates to iOS and the new continuity features earlier this year, many Android users were quite jealous, and searching for something similar. The iOS […]

10 Best Winter Apps to Survive and Thrive

Here are the apps you need to survive and thrive in Winter.

These are the winter apps you need to survive the cold and snow in 2014 and early 2015. We’ll outline the best weather apps to keep you informed about extreme weather, but also our favorite apps that get extra use when the snow starts to fall, the evening light disappears at 6 PM and it’s […]