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 […]

How to Sell Your iPhone 5s

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The iPhone 6 has officially been announced and it’s set to arrive on September 19. If you’ve decided that you’re going to upgrade from your iPhone 5s, here’s how to sell it so that you get the most cash possible out of it. There are multiple ways to sell your old iPhone 5s, and with all […]

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 […]

iPhone 6 Plus Pre-Orders Start Shipping 2 Weeks Early

Make sure you check to see if your iPhone 6 Plus pre-order is coming early.

iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders are shipping very early, in a sign that Apple is able to meet the demand for the larger iPhone for users who waited up until midnight last week. AT&T iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders frustrated many buyers, including those at Gotta Be Mobile, who ordered the larger iPhone 6 Plus as soon as […]

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 […]

iPhone 6 Release Date (U.S.): What Buyers Can Expect Now

Expect to pay more for the iPhone 6 than the Galaxy S5, for quite some time.

Apple’s iPhone 6 pre-order date has come and gone which means that both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are now on sale ahead of Friday’s iPhone 6 release date. With the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus releases in sight, we take a look at what buyers in the United States can expect […]

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 […]

Verizon iPhone 6 Pre-Order Still Available for Release Day Delivery

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This week the brand new iPhone 6 went up for pre-order, and supplies didn’t last long. However, if you’re still looking for a Verizon iPhone 6 pre-order that will arrive on release day, the gold option is readily available. Those who were able to successfully order the brand new iPhone 6 from Verizon Wireless (or […]

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 […]

iOS 8 on iPhone 5s: Impressions and Performance

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

The iOS 8 update is here and iPhone 5s owners are already installing the latest update so that they can gain access to many new features that fix complaints about group messaging, add in support for third-party iOS 8 keyboards and much more. After spending a week using the final version of iOS 8 on […]

iOS 8 Problems: Failed Updates, Cannot Restore

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Apple iOS 8 update problems continue to mount as the smoke clears around today’s release. In addition to storage issues and server errors, it appears that some users are dealing with failed updates and the inability to restore their iPhone or iPad with iTunes. Earlier today, Apple released its new iOS 8 for iPhone, iPad […]

The Secret to Skipping Long iOS 8 Downloads and Problems

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

There’s a secret to skipping the long iOS 8 download lines and waiting with Update Requested on your screen. We’ll show you how to download iOS 8 without waiting hours and what you need to do to avoid deleting your files, apps and photos for the iOS 8 storage problems that are frustrating many iPhone […]

How to Update to iOS 8 Without Deleting Your Files

The 5.5-inch iPhone 6 is much bigger than the iPhone 5s.

iPhone and iPad users installing the iOS 8 update Over-the-Air will need more than 4GB of free space to initial the download process. While Apple suggests deleting files to install the iOS 8 update, that’s not necessary. Here, we tell you how to update to iOS 8 without deleting your music, apps, photos, messages and […]

iOS 8 Software Update Errors Plague Users

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iPhone and iPad users trying to upgrade to the new iOS 8 update have encountered issues during the installation process with iPhone and iPad owners reporting software update servers errors when trying to upgrade to iOS 8 with iTunes. Just a short time ago, Apple released iOS 8 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, pushing […]

iOS 8 Download Times Hit 6 Hours

iOS 8 download times hit six hours.

The iOS 8 release is here, but if you want to update to iOS 8 today you’re in for a very long wait. After starting the iOS 8 download right at 1 PM Eastern, there is still a three to six-hour estimated iOS 8 download time on our iPad mini Retina and we are seeing […]

Apple’s iPhone 6 Release Date Plans Revealed

The line formed for the iPhone 6 release date includes many who don't want a new iPhone.

A new leak shows how Apple plans to handle the iPhone 6 release date this Friday to make sure shoppers walk away with a new iPhone and a great Apple Store experience. This year Apple offers an iPhone 6 release date in store pickup option that lets shoppers go online to reserve an iPhone 6 […]

iOS 8 Update Storage Problems Frustrate Users

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The iOS 8 release is here though many iPhone and iPad users are unable to install the new update due to iOS 8 storage problems that require up 5GB to 7GB of free space to install the new software Over-the-Air. Earlier this month, Apple confirmed a number of new products for arrival including a new […]

AT&T iPhone 6 Pre-Orders Start Shipping

Here's what you need to make sure you don't miss your iPhone 6 delivery on Friday.

Those who were able to successfully take advantage of AT&T iPhone 6 pre-orders are getting notified today regarding their shipment just two days ahead of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus release date. Last Friday, Apple, carriers and retailers put the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on sale, giving consumers around the world […]

Don’t Turn on iCloud Drive When You Install iOS 8 Today

Don't turn this iOS 8 feature on today.

The iOS 8 release date is here, but there is one iOS 8 feature that isn’t ready for most users just yet. If you use any iOS apps that sync with iCloud to a Mac App on your computer you should choose to turn on iCloud Drive later. iCloud Drive is an iOS 8 feature […]