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 […]

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 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 Make Your iPhone 6 Speaker Louder

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While there are a ton of Bluetooth speakers to choose from that can boost your iPhone’s audio volume and quality, sometimes you just need a quick and dirty method for making your iPhone’s speaker louder. Here are some tricks that you can use to amplify your iPhone 6’s speaker. Let’s be real: Bluetooth speakers cost […]

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 […]

How to Stop iTunes from Opening When Plugging in an iPhone

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If you’re like me and don’t use iTunes that often or at all, it can be annoying when it opens automatically every time you plug in your iPhone to your computer. Here’s how to prevent that from happening. While I own an iPhone and an iPad, I rarely use iTunes at all. I use Spotify […]

iPhone 6 Problems Causing Displaced Front-Facing Camera

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The iPhone 6 hasn’t been without its problems since launching back in September, but a new issue has been popping up over the last few weeks, and it deals with the front-facing camera. Many users have complained that the front-facing camera on their iPhone 6 units is displaced from the camera hole. Users report seeing […]

iPhone 6c Could Bring the 4-Inch Screen Back

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Apple could be bringing back the 4-inch screen from the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s next year when the 2015 iPhone launches. According to Chinese website Feng.com, the Cupertino-based company may be bringing back the one thing that made the iPhone great to use: one-handed functionality. The 4-inch screen made it really easy for users […]

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 […]

iPhone 5 Deals Drop Price to Absurd Low

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New iPhone 5 deals offer cheap upgrades to those unwilling to cough up the extra money for an iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen a number of iPhone deals sprout up, tempting consumers looking for a new smartphone this holiday season. We’ve seen iPhone 6 deals, […]

Clash of Clans Tips & Tricks: Steal That Gold

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Collect that gold and upgrade your walls. Clash of Clans is one of the most successful and popular mobiles games over the past 18 months, and with good reason. It is a highly addictive MMO real time strategy game developed by Supercell and played by well over 100 million players around the world. If you’re […]

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 […]

Apple Pay Support Rolls Out to More Banks

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Apple Pay launched back in October alongside the iOS 8.1 update for iPhone and iPad users. The new payment platform already has a handful of major banks that support it, as well as a growing list of retail stores. However, one big roadblock has been bank support, with only a few big-name banks supporting Apple’s […]

iPhone 6 Availability Improves Ahead of Christmas

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The iPhone 6 will most likely be a hot item during the holiday season, and it looks like Apple has already begun ramping up production, as delivery estimates for the new device have improved ahead of Christmas. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models in all colors and from all carriers in 16 and 64GB […]