How To Turn On Hey Siri On Your iPhone with iOS 8

iOS 8 testing expands as a rumor points to a new Siri feature and a hack shows the full potential of Siri.

Over the last few years, the way we feel comfortable interacting with our video game consoles, cars and smartphones has changed. Pushing buttons and touching screens is still the most reliable way to get at information on the go, but increasingly we all seem to be relying more on voice activation and actions to get […]

iOS 8 Update: 5 Things You Need to Know This Weekend

After the iOS 8 update, "Why is my iPhone slow?" is a common question.

The new iOS 8 update arrived this week bringing the same software found on the iPhone 6 to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The iOS 8 release arrived in the middle of the week with excitement and a fair share of problems. With the right guide you can avoid most of these issues for […]

iOS 8 iPad 2 Problems & Performance

What you need to know before you upgrade the iPad 2 to iOS 8.

The list of iOS 8 iPad 2 problems grows as more users install the free iOS 8 update on the aging tablet and experience a variety of iOS 8 problems that weren’t present a week ago. It’s common for a major update to bring some small issues, but iPad 2 owners describe the iOS 8 […]

How to Set Up iOS 8 Family Sharing

Learn how to set up iOS 8 Family Sharing and why you'l love it.

This guide will show you how to set up iOS 8 Family Sharing from an iPhone, iPad or Computer. There is a new iOS 8 feature that lets you share your Apps, movies, music and location with your family members, and even includes the option to make an iTunes account for a child that needs […]

iPhone 6 Plus vs Galaxy Note Edge: 5 Things Buyers Need to Know

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With the iPhone 6 Plus release date here and the Galaxy Note Edge release confirmed for later this year, consumers are sizing up the two big screen smartphones ahead of their arrival. While we can’t make that decision for you, we can provide you with details that could help to make you come to a […]

iOS 8 on iPhone 4s: First Impressions and Performance

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Back in June, Apple announced that it would be delivering a new iOS 8 update to iPhone and iPad owners this fall. Earlier this month, Apple confirmed the iOS 8 release date and today, the company rolled out its successor to iOS 7. With the release date now upon us, it’s time to take an […]

How to Get Better iOS 8 Battery Life

Here's how to get better iOS 8 battery life.

The iOS 8 update delivers new features to the iPhone and iPad, and for many users one of these new features is bad iOS 8 battery life. We’ll show you how to get better iOS 8 battery life on the iPhone or iPad. iOS 8 battery life is pretty good in our early reviews, but […]

iOS 8 Camera Roll: Scares Users, Breaks Apps

There is no iOS 8 Camera roll, but Apple didn't delete your photos.

There is no iOS 8 Camera Roll, leading to users thinking the iOS 8 update deleted thousands of their photos. Your photos are safe, just in a new place. Even though Apple did not delete your photos, there is no Camera Roll in iOS 8. This means you need to look in a new place […]

iOS 8 Release: What Users Need to Know Now

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Yesterday, Apple released its iOS 8 update to the public ahead of its highly anticipated iPhone 6 release date that’s set to take place tomorrow. With the dust now settling around the iOS 8 release date, we want to take a look at the most important things iPhone and iPad owners need to know, right […]

iOS 8 on iPad 3: First Impressions & Performance

What you need to know about the iOS 8 iPad 3 performance.

The iOS 8 update is exciting, and a little frightening for iPad 3 owners. Although not as old as the iPad 2, this device is not as powerful as the iPad Air which means a small performance hit. Installing iOS 8 on the iPad 3 brings a collection of new features, but you won’t find […]

App Bundles Are How iPhone Users Will Save

Here's a closer look at the iOS 8 performance on the iPhone 5s.

With the introduction of its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices just hours away, Apple is revealing every last trick it has to make the iPhone and iPads the best in their class. Yesterday Apple started letting iPhone 5s, iPhone 5 and iPhone 4s users download iOS 8, its newest operating system. Now the […]

iOS 8 Jailbreak Progress Starts

Work starts on an iOS 8 jailbreak release, but don't expect fast progress.

There’s no iOS 8 jailbreak release in sight, but one of the top teams is already working on the iOS 8 jailbreak. The iOS 8 release arrived yesterday and as users start to switch to the new version of Apple’s iPhone and iPad software the team behind the iOS 7.1.2 jailbreak issued a reminder that […]

iOS 8 Problems Plague Users

Use this trick to manually install iOS 8 and skip long downloads.

Yesterday, Apple released its iOS 8 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, ushering in a new era of its mobile operating system. And while the update delivers a ton of new features, iPhone and iPad users say that it also delivered a number of iOS 8 problems as well. On September 9th, Apple announced […]

iPhone Slow? What’s Up with iOS 8 Performance

The iPhone 4s performance is slower, as benchmarks show.

Why is the iPhone Slow? Is Apple sabotaging my old iPhone so I’ll buy a new iPhone 6? These are two questions I’ve heard repeatedly in the last 24 hours as the iOS 8 release delivered dozens of new features to devices as old as the iPhone 4s and iPad 2. Here’ a look at […]

15 Best iOS 8 Widgets

Here are the best iOS 8 widgets so far.

There are iOS 8 widgets built-in to the new Notification Center so you can quickly see information at a glance. You no longer need to rely on Apple’s small choice of widgets. Instead you can download apps that include iOS 8 widgets from the App Store. Apple calls these Notification Center Widgets, because the iOS […]

How to Use the iOS 8 Emoji Keyboard

Turn on the iOS 8 Emoji keyboard.

The iOS 8 Emoji keyboard offers fast access to Emoji on the iPhone and iPad, right alongside the new iOS 8 keyboard and any third-party iOS 8 keyboards. There is no need to buy a new iOS 8 Emoji keyboard, but you do need to turn this keyboard option on and if you use any […]

iOS 8 on iPad Air: First Impressions and Performance

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

Back in June at WWDC, Apple announced that it would be delivering a new iOS 8 update to iPhone and iPad owners this fall. Earlier this month, Apple confirmed the iOS 8 release date and today, the company rolled out its successor to iOS 7. With the release date now upon us, it’s time to […]

iOS 8 Downgrade to iOS 7: What You Need to Know

You can downgrade from IOS 8 to iOS 7 for a limited time.

Apple no longer signs iOS 7 or iOS 7.1.2, effectively killing off the iOS 8 downgrade option for almost all iPhone and iPad users. Update: Apple No Longer Supports the iOS 8 to iOS 7 Downgrade Apple normally does not allow users to downgrade from iOS 8 to iOS 7, but for a very small […]

iOS 8 on iPhone 5: First Impressions and Performance

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In June, Apple announced that it would be delivering a new iOS 8 update to iPhone and iPad owners this fall. Earlier this month, Apple confirmed the iOS 8 release date and today, the company rolled out its successor to iOS 7. With the release date now upon us, it’s time to take an initial […]