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 […]

7 Phones You Shouldn’t Buy Right Now (2014)

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With most big name smartphone releases now behind us, consumers looking for a new smartphone in the next few months will have to make do. Fortunately, the smartphone market is chock full of solid options including the iPhone 6, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3. There are, however, some devices you should avoid and […]

Refurbished iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Deals Off Up to $100 Off

Save big with refurbished iPhone 6 and refurbished iPhone 6 Plus deals.

You can now save almost $100 buying a refurbished iPhone 6 or refurbished iPhone 6 Plus from AT&T, but there is one catch that may turn off some buyers. You’ll need to buy an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus on the AT&T Next plan or off contract — there is no subsidized price option at […]

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 […]

iPad Sale Knocks $100 Off iPad Mini 3 at Best Buy

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If you missed out on all the great iPad deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Best Buy is bringing a little of that back with some good deals on the iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3. There were plenty of iPad deals to go around on Black Friday weekend, but if you […]

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, […]

iPad Mini 2 vs iPad Mini: Which One Should You Buy?

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Apple announced and unveiled the iPad mini 3 back in October, serving as the successor to the now-called iPad mini 2. The original iPad mini still remains in Apple’s iPad lineup, but how do the older models compare with each other? The Cupertino-based company didn’t spend a lot of time talking about the iPad mini […]

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 […]

How to Turn Your iPad Air 2 Into a Surface Pro 3

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The iPad Air 2 is often described as the best tablet money can buy, but people also love the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 because it works like a laptop and runs full Windows software and it works like a tablet. However, if you just forked over between $500 and $830 for the new iPad Air 2, […]

How to Get By with a 16GB iPad

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16GB of storage on an iPad isn’t much at all. In fact, many would say that it’s impossible for an iPad user, but if it’s your only option, here’s how to get by with a 16GB iPad. We’ve discussed many times in the past about how you just shouldn’t get a 16GB iPhone or iPad, […]

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, […]

Pixelmator for iPad Review

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When Apple introduced the iPad Air 2 in fall 2014, Apple invited Pixelmator on stage to demo their awesome new iPad image and graphics app. Pixelmator for iPad brings the powerful editing and image manipulation of the OS X version to the iPad. Photographers might wonder if the $5 app offers enough features and tools to […]

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 […]

Speck MightyShell iPhone 6 Case Review

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The Speck MightyShell iPhone 6 case is a rugged, yet relatively slim iPhone 6 case that is available in a variety of colors and can protect your iPhone 6 from small drops thanks to layered protection, a bezel that keeps the screen off of the surface and a design that absorbs the shock from most drops. Speck […]

How to Get iWork for Free on OS X Yosemite

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Apple announced last year that its iWork suite of apps, which consists of Keynote, Pages and Numbers, would come free with any new Mac that you buy. Previously, these apps were $20 a piece. However, current Mac users with older Macs aren’t able to take advantage of that deal, seeing as how the company is […]

Distil Union Wally iPhone 6 Wallet Case Review

This is an excellent iPhone 6 wallet case.

The Distil Union Wally Wallet Case for the iPhone 6 is a slim and functional iPhone 6 wallet case that snaps on to the iPhone 6, adding a leather back capable of holding a few cards and some cash. This iPhone 6 wallet case is a steal at $49.99, offering a higher end look than […]

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 […]