iTunes Notification Center Widget Arrives in Latest Update

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Apple has update iTunes for OS X to version 12.1, which adds a Notification Center widget as well as a handful of performance improvements. The Notification Center widget allows users to view what song is currently playing, as well as scrub through a song, skip ahead, and even buy a song right from the widget if […]

How to Save Website Shortcuts to Your iPhone Home Screen

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If you want quicker access to a website that you visit often, here’s how to add that website as a shortcut on your iPhone’s home screen. If there’s a website that you visit frequently, your first instinct may be to save it as a bookmark so that when you open up your web browser, all […]

Disney Infinity Toy Box 2.0 Arrives for iPhone & iPad

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Disney Infinity Toy Box, the game that inspired new generations to create their own worlds and pick up dozens of Disney figurines, has finally come to Apple’s iPhone and iPad. Disney, one of the world’s largest media companies, announced Disney Infinity Toy Box 2.0 for the iPhone and iPad earlier this morning. There’s no need […]

Outlook for iPhone Proves Microsoft Has the Right Idea

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Once again, Microsoft is proving just how its new agile way of doing business is best for it and the owners of smartphones that aren’t running its Windows Phone operating system. This morning the maker of Lumia Windows phones, Surface PCs and more announced Outlook for iOS and Outlook for Android, two new apps that […]

iOS 8 Photos App Tips & Tricks

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The iOS 8 Photos app on iPhone and iPad has undergone some changes since iOS 7, and if you haven’t taken advantage of all its features, now is a good time to do so. Here are some iOS 8 Photos app tips and tricks that you should know. When you take a photo on your […]

How to Transfer iPhone Voice Memos to Your Mac

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If you’re not sure how to transfer your voice memos from your iPhone to your Mac, here’s how to do it. The Voice Memos app on the iPhone is one of the unsung heroes of Apple’s built-in iOS apps, as it’s not the most popular out of the bunch, but it can be incredibly useful. […]

How to Copy a Spotify Playlist

Learn how to copy a Spotify playlist.

This guide will show you how to copy a Spotify playlist in less than five seconds. You can copy any Spotify playlist, but this is most useful when you find an awesome shared playlist that you want to keep a copy of. We use this to save a copy of a shared Spotify playlist that […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Create Custom Ringtones for Android

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When it comes to selecting ringtones for our Android smartphones the options are nearly limitless. Of course you can always go into settings and choose a pre-made ringtone, but here we’ll explain how to quickly and easily create custom ringtones on Android. The sounds that come with our smartphones are never that great, and selecting […]

Microsoft Office for Tablets and Phones Shown Off

Word for Windows 10 mobile, captured by The Verge.

Microsoft is busy talking about Windows 10 and how the operating system will change the way people play and look for information. That’s interesting in itself, but what almost stole the show was Microsoft Office for Windows 10. Microsoft showed off a touch-centric version of Microsoft Office for Windows 10 users earlier today. This new […]

Best House Hunting iPhone Apps

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When it comes time to look for a new house to buy, the process can be pretty daunting, especially for first-time home buyers, but these house hunting iPhone apps will hopefully make the process easier for you. Many people simply hire a realtor to do a lot of the work for them, like finding a […]

How to AirPlay to Your Mac or PC

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One great feature about the Apple TV is its ability to act as an AirPlay receiver, allowing iPhone and iPad users to beam content from their devices to their televisions using the Apple TV. However, if you don’t have an Apple TV, here’s how you can add AirPlay support to your Mac or Windows PC. […]

10 Best Racing Games for Android [January, 2015]

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These days more and more mobile using are gaming on their Android smartphones and tablets, and with nearly 1.4 million apps available from the Google Play Store its hard to weed through and find the best apps worth downloading. If you’re like us and have the need for speed, here we round up a list […]

10 iPhone Apps You Need To Replace Today

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The iPhone comes with a handful of stock apps right out of the box. A handful of them are pretty good, but there are plenty of third-party options that are perhaps better than some of the stock apps on the iPhone. Safari is one example of an exceptional app that doesn’t really need an alternative. There’s Google […]

Apple Pay Bank Support Continues to Grow

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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 banks that support it, as well as a growing list of retail stores. However, one big roadblock has been bank support, with only a handful of banks supporting Apple’s digital […]