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 […]

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 […]

iOS 8.1.3 Jailbreak: Stay Away from the Latest Update for Now

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Apple has released iOS 8.1.3 officially, and it’s available to everyone right now. However, if it already isn’t impaled into your skull, you should stay away from this update if you’re jailbroken. While it’s unclear if iOS 8.1.3 patches up the TaiG iOS 8 jailbreak currently, it’s best to stay away from the latest update […]

iOS 8.1.3 Update: 5 Things You Need to Know

Count on a variety of new iPhone 6s features in 2015.

After weeks of rumor and speculation, Apple’s finally released its highly anticipated iOS 8.1.3 update for iPhone and iPad. The update is a big one and it contains a number of bug fixes for iOS 8 problems. With the iOS 8.1.3 release date now here, here’s what iPhone and iPad users need to know about […]

5 Uses for Your Old iPhone

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When you upgrade to a new iPhone, you’re left with your old one that you may not know what to do with. Here are five clever uses for an old iPhone to give it a new lease on life. If you upgraded to the iPhone 6 back in September and still have your old iPhone […]

How to Restore iPhone from iCloud

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This guide will show you how to restore an iPhone from iCloud so that you can start using your iPhone after resetting the iPhone or to quickly move your data to a new iPhone from an iCloud backup. Apple lets users restore an iPhone from iCloud when setting up a new iPhone. You cannot choose […]

How to Unjailbreak iOS 8

Learn how to reset an iPhone.

This guide will show you how to unjailbreak iOS 8 and iOS 8.1.2 to return your iPhone to a normal state in case you need to update to a new version like iOS 8.2 or to iOS 9 later this year. This is also something you should do before you send an iPhone in for […]

Apple Pay Could Get Less Convenient for Shoppers

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One of the biggest features of Apple Pay is convenience. It literally takes just a couple of seconds to pay for your stuff at the store using Apple’s new digital payment platform, but one lawmaker is aiming to make Apple Pay less convenient for shoppers in order to cut down on fraudulent transactions. A Missouri […]

Best iOS 8 Themes for iPhone: Cydia Themes for Winterboard

These are the best iOS 8 themes you can find and install from Cydia.

The iOS 8 jailbreak lets you unlock the option to install new iOS 8 themes from Cydia. These iOS 8 Cydia themes can completely change the look of the iPhone in ways Apple will never officially support. With Winterboard themes you can change the look of iOS 8 including the app icons, status bar, dock […]

How to Reset an iPhone

Learn how to reset an iPhone.

You need to reset an iPhone. This guide will show you how to reset an iPhone, any iPhone, in about 10 minutes. You’ll learn how to reset an iPhone using iTunes or how to reset an iPhone without iTunes so that you can fix your problem and get back to using your iPhone. There are […]

8 iOS 8.1.3 Release Date Tips

The screen still looks nice and is easy to use with the built-in screen protector.

While nothing is officially confirmed, Apple is expected to release an iOS 8.1.3 bug fix update ahead of its upcoming iOS 8.2 update. If and when that happens, these iOS 8.1.3 release date tips will help make the iOS 8.1.3 release date less stressful for those that own an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch compatible with […]

5 iOS 8 Cydia Tweaks to Install Right Now

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The iOS 8 jailbreak has been officially out and available for all iPhones and iPads that are capable of running iOS 8 for a while now. Here are five iOS 8 Cydia tweaks that you should install right now. The TaiG dev team is responsible for this latest jailbreak and they’re a recent addition to […]

How to Back Up iPhone Text Messages

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Whether your want to back up your text messages for record-keeping purposes or of you’re just getting a new iPhone and want your text messages to be restored on your new device, here’s how to back up iPhone text messages. Your iPhone consists of two types of text messages. There’s iMessage, which is what’s used […]

Are iPhone Tax Apps Safe?

We tell you how to make sure iPhone tax apps are safe.

As you prepare to do your 2014 taxes you may find yourself wondering if you can skip your annual trip to an accountant or pop up tax store in favor of using an iPhone tax app to get your taxes done. Doing your taxes on the iPhone is often as easy as taking a photo […]

How to Jailbreak iOS 8.1.2 on Mac OS X

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You can now jailbreak iOS 8.1.2 on Mac OS X in about 10 minutes without the complicated process of creating a virtual Windows installation. This is an official iOS 8.1.2 jailbreak that we confirmed works on the latest version of iOS 8.1.2 on the iPhone 6 Plus. This will also work on older version of iOS 8 […]

7 Very Early Tips for iPhone 6s Buyers

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As iPhone 6s rumors start to emerge, we’re starting to see consumers weigh the idea of waiting for the rumored, but probable, iPhone 6s release date later this year. As we push closer to the arrival of a device some people are calling iPhone 7, we want to offer some early tips for those who are already committed […]

Apple Watch Battery Life Could Disappoint iPhone Users

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The Apple Watch was announced back in September, and while Apple teased many details about the new wearable, there were still some details that the company left out, such as Apple Watch battery life. Apple CEO Tim Cook noted back in October that users will most likely be charging the watch every day, mostly because […]

iOS 8.2 for iPhone & iPad: What to Know This Week

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.2 update remains the most current version of iOS 8 though that’s going to change at some point in the future. While much of the talk is about iOS 8.1.3, there’s another update lurking in the background, an iOS 8.2 update that’s expected to touch down in a few short weeks. Here, we take a look […]

Logitech Keys to Go Review: Mechanical Keyboard for iPad & iPhone

This is a nice portable mechanical keyboard.

The Logitech Keys to Go is an excellent way to add productivity to your iPhone or iPad without strapping a keyboard case to your device. As an added bonus, this is a mechanical keyboard for the iPad, iPhone and other devices including the Apple TV. Logitech mechanical keyboards are well-known in the gaming community, but this […]

5 Fitness iPhone Apps That Replace Your Gym Membership

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If you love working out, you most likely have a gym membership to a local gym in your city. However, you can get rid of those monthly costs with these five fitness iPhone apps. Gym membership costs can definitely add up, especially if it’s an expensive gym with a $50/month fee. What most gym rats […]