Walmart PS4 Price-Matching Loophole Patched Up

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If you were hoping to con Walmart into selling you a PS4 gaming console for $90, that little trick will unfortunately no longer work at the store, as Walmart has now changed its price-matching policy to reflect the loophole. If you weren’t aware, some sneaky shoppers tricked Walmart into selling them PS4s at $90 by […]

Is There an Apple TV 3 Jailbreak?

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Apple has gone through three generations of its Apple TV set-top streaming box, with the first two iterations able to be jailbroken currently. The third-generation Apple TV was released over two years and it’s the latest Apple TV model to be released. However, is it able to be jailbroken? Long story short, a jailbreak for […]

How to Update to iOS 8.1 Without Updating to iOS 8.1.1

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iOS 8.1.1 was released earlier this week and it aims to fix a handful of bugs and improve performance on the older iPhone 4s and iPad 2. However, the update also patches up the Pangu iOS 8 jailbreak, so if you haven’t updated to iOS 8.1 already, you’re at the risk of not being able […]

iOS 8 May Add Beats Music as a Default App in Future Update

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As if users needed more apps to put away in an “Unused” folder, it’s said that the Beats Music streaming app might turn into a default app on iOS devices, joining the ranks of Safari, Notes, Mail, and other built-in iOS apps that every iPhone and iPad user gets with their device. According to the […]

Amazon Fire TV Stick: Initial Impressions

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Amazon announced the Fire TV Stick late last month as the smaller version of its initial Fire TV streaming box. The small HDMI dongle officially launched today and we took the chance to try it out for ourselves. Just like the Chromecast, the Fire TV Stick plugs into an HDMI port on your television, but […]

Kindle Deal Starts Amazon Black Friday Early

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We’ve seen plenty of Kindle deals throughout the year, but Amazon has decided to mix it up a bit and is offering $40 off of any Kindle device with the purchase of a year of Amazon Prime ahead of Black Friday. This is perhaps one of the best deals we’ve seen in a while, given […]

iPhone 7 Camera Could See Major Improvements

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While the iPhone 6 is still hot off the presses, rumors about the next iPhone are just beginning. It’s said that the iPhone 7 (or whatever it’ll be called) will include not only the obvious camera improvements that users can expect, but also some major improvements that could put all point-and-shoot cameras to shame, as […]

Chrome for Mac Just Got a Lot Better

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Google Chrome hasn’t been the most friendly web browser on OS X, but a new 64-bit version of Chrome for Mac has released, which aims to increase performance and manage RAM better than previous versions. Of course, most newer Macs are 64-bit compatible, while older Macs are on 32-bit, and since Google is retiring the […]

Apple Watch Release Nears as Developers Start Making Apps

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The Apple Watch is set to release at some point early next year, and the anticipation is continuing to grow as Apple has officially released its WatchKit software development kit, which allows developers to finally start making apps for the new smartwatch. This software development kit arrives alongside the first beta to iOS 8.2, and […]

Apple Opening Up iPhone Lightning Port to Third Parties

Lightning headphones may deliver better sound this year.

While many iPhone and iPad accessories have long been able to use the Lightning connector, it looks like Apple will soon allow access to the Lightning port itself, which could open up a whole new world of iOS device accessories. Apple announced last week during its yearly briefing for accessory makers in its Made-for-iPhone licensing […]

iOS 8 Jailbreak Made iOS 8 More Secure, Says Apple

Overall the iOS 8.1.1 update on the iPhone 6 Plus runs smoothly.

iOS 8.1.1 released this week, arriving with a handful of bug fixes and performance improvements mostly for the older iPhone 4s and the iPad 2. However, one big change that most users didn’t see was that the latest update patched up the new iOS 8 jailbreak. The iOS 8 jailbreak was released last month shortly […]

5 iOS 8 Cydia Tweaks That Fix iPhone Annoyances

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The iOS 8 jailbreak is officially out and available for all iPhones and iPads that are capable of running iOS 8. Here are five iOS 8 Cydia tweaks that work with the latest version of iOS that fix some of the iPhone’s biggest annoyances. The Pangu dev team is responsible for this latest jailbreak and […]

OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 WiFi Problems Still Persistent

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Yesterday Apple released a minor update for OS X Yosemite in the form of version 10.10.1, which aimed to fix those pesky WiFi problems that many users have been experiencing, as we expected, but it seems that the update isn’t quite working out for some users. Ever since the release of OS X Yosemite, many […]

iOS 8 Jailbreak Future Currently Unknown

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iOS 8.1.1 was officially released today, and it comes with a handful of bug fixes and performance improvements for the older iPhone 4s and the iPad 2, which are the two oldest iOS devices that support the latest iOS 8. However, the update also patches up Pangu’s iOS 8 jailbreak. It’s actually been known for […]

Apple Store Gift Cards Now Available at Third-Party Stores

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Leading up to the holiday season, Apple is said to begin rolling out Apple Store gift cards to third-party retail stores starting today. According to 9to5Mac, anonymous sources say that retail stores other than Apple’s own locations will begin selling Apple Store gift cards ahead of the holidays this year. This is the first time […]

iOS 8.1.1 Releases with Improvements to iPhone 4s & iPad 2

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We’ve been waiting on the iOS 8.1.1 update for a few weeks now, and it has finally arrived, coming with a handful of bug fixes and performance improvements for the iPhone 4s and the iPad 2. The iPhone 4s and the iPad 2 are two devices that have seen degraded performance with iOS 8, but […]

GameBoy Emulator for iPhone Is Back, No Jailbreak Required

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You may remember when GBA4iOS snuck its way into the iTunes App Store using a loophole, and then was eventually released outside of the App Store once it was quickly patched up by Apple. With the release of iOS 8.1, GBA4iOS was once again patched up and wouldn’t work with iPhones, but that’s once again […]

Verizon Early Termination Fee Increases for New Customers

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For those looking to switch carriers and join Verizon as a new subscriber, you may want to be aware of the carrier’s new policies on its early termination fees, which have increased for new customers. With the new early termination fees, if you sign a new two-year contract with Verizon and decide to back out […]

Kindle Fire HDX Sale Knocks $140 Off on Amazon

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It’s been a while since we’ve seen a great deal on Amazon’s latest Kindle tablet, but today you can grab the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″ for as low as $259, which is $140 off the listing price as Amazon advertises, but is truly just discounted by $110 off of the regular $379 price. That’s still […]

Proporta iPhone 6 Leather Sleeve Review

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Cases are one of the most popular accessories for the iPhone 6, but a similar accessory that doesn’t get much love is the sleeve. I checked out one of the classiest iPhone 6 sleeves I could find, simply called the iPhone 6 Leather Sleeve from Proporta. A sleeve is a type of case that provides […]