How to Turn Off Parallax Effect in iOS 8

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iOS 8 was released last month with a wealth of new features, but one feature that remains unchanged from iOS 7 is the infamous parallax effect. The parallax effect was first introduced in iOS 7 and was a new feature that also makes its way to iOS 8. Essentially, it gives your iPhone or iPad’s […]

How to Use Cycloramic with the iPhone 6

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Panorama photos are a great way to get a sense of the shear size of the landscape or environment that you’re looking at, even if you can’t be there live. While Apple has its own panorama feature in the iOS Camera app, there’s only been one app that takes panoramic photos hands-free. The app is […]

How to Recover Deleted Photos in iOS 8

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If you accidentally deleted some photos off of your iPhone or iPad running iOS 8, it’s now easier than ever to recover them, and frankly, iOS 8 marks the first time that iOS users can actually recover deleted photos without restoring from a backup. iOS 8 launched to the public last month with a handful […]

How to Permanently Delete Photos in iOS 8

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iOS 8 launched to the public last month with a handful of new features, but with that comes some changes that many users probably don’t like. One of those changes involves how photos are deleted from an iPhone or iPad. The Photos app on iOS 8 now comes with a Recently Deleted folder, which is […]

How to Use T-Mobile Wi-Fi Calling On The iPhone

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When Apple announced that it’d be introducing Wi-Fi calling in the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 and some of the iPhones getting iOS 8, legions of tech reporters cheered. As of a few weeks ago Wi-Fi calling is available on the iPhone on T-Mobile in the USA and its coming to other carriers soon. Why users wanted […]

How to Put a Screen Protector on Your iPhone 6

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If you’re worried about scratching your new iPhone 6′s display, then getting a screen protector is a great way to prevent that. Here’s how to apply a screen protector to your iPhone 6. Screen protectors come in all different styles, but most of them are usually made out of a thin and flexible plastic sheet […]

How to Add Emergency Medical Info to Your iOS 8 Lock Screen

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Apple’s new Health app that comes bundled with iOS 8 allows users to conveniently store all of their health-related information into one app with the help of other apps that record various bits of information about you. However, the Health app can also be used for emergency purposes and you can put important medical information […]

How to Remove Recent Contacts from the iOS 8 App Switcher

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iOS 8 comes with a lot of great new features, but it also comes with its fair share of annoying new features. Most notably, the app switcher now includes a section where your recent contacts show up at the top, but you can easily remove this section. Recent Contacts in the app switcher allows you […]

How to Make Everything Look Bigger on Your iPhone 6

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The iPhone 6′s 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch displays are gargantuan, allowing for more apps to be placed on the home screen, as well as being able to fit more things in one window thanks to the higher resolution. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean that everything will look bigger. iOS 8 on the iPhone 6 keeps everything […]

How to Get Rid of the Google Search Bar on the Moto X 2014

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The Moto X 2014 is perhaps the best Android smartphone ever made. Physically, its perfection. The device’s expansive 5.2-inch display is absolutely gorgeous. Colors are vivid and video looks as good as it ever has on any smartphone. Its speakers are loud and its rear-facing camera is a decent stand-in for a point-and-shoot camera. Read: Why […]

How to Find the iPhone 6 in Stock at Local Stores

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Ever since the release of the iPhone 6 last month, the device has been on backorder, with many users saying that it’d be a couple of weeks before they would receive their units. However, a new online tool now tells you which stores have the iPhone 6 in stock. It’s not too surprising that the […]

How to Get the Start Menu Back in Windows 10

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Microsoft’s reveal of the Windows 10 operating system its readying for desktops, laptops, phones, tablets and even the Xbox One came at a pretty interesting time for the company. It has one foot in the past with Windows 10. Windows runs on millions of devices and many of them don’t have touch. This new Windows […]

How to Activate Your Verizon iPhone 6

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If you’re lucky enough to have received an iPhone 6 at any point in the last couple of weeks or have one that’s on the way, you’re probably wondering how to activate it at home. After all, this may be the first time that you’ll be activating an iPhone without being in a carrier store. […]

How to Check if an iPhone Has Been Stolen

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It’s unfortunate when it happens, but finding out that an iPhone you bought on eBay or Craigslist was stolen at some point isn’t the best news you want to hear. However, a new tool that Apple has released checks to see if an iPhone you’re about to buy from someone was at one point stolen […]

How to Get Better iPhone 4s Performance on iOS 8

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iOS 8 was released earlier this month, and while many users have been having issues with the update on their iPhone 6 units, performance has been a whole other issues for iPhone 4s users. Many owners of older iPhones have been reporting slowdowns ever since updating to iOS 8, mostly because the latest version of […]

How to Get Windows 10

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Microsoft’s reveal of the basic changes users can expect in Windows 10 stunned a lot of people. For the most part, there were the same groups of people are arguing over whether Windows 10 would have the right ingredients to be successful. Forget those guys, the only thing desktop and notebook users need to know […]

Where to Buy Cheap iPad Chargers

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In a world where Apple charges $19 for an iPad charger, most buyers are probably interested in looking elsewhere for a cheaper alternative. Luckily, there are a few options that you can take advantage of. Furthermore, iPad chargers aren’t just for iPads anymore. The iPhone 6 supports charging at 2.1 amps, allowing the device to […]

How to Restore an iPhone Without Losing iOS 7.1.2 Jailbreak

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Whether you want to just start from a clean slate or you’re selling your jailbroken iPhone, you’ll want to completely restore the device. However, restoring your iPhone through iTunes will force you to update the device to iOS 8, and since iOS 8 isn’t jailbreakable yet, you’ll want to somehow stick to iOS 7.1.2. Luckily, […]

How to Find a Lost iPhone with a Dead Battery

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It’s hard to find a lost iPhone with a dead battery, but the new iOS 8 update includes an option to make the iPhone send its last location before the battery dies. This allows you to know where it was when the battery died and track it down. This is especially handy after the battery […]

How to Install iOS 8.1 Early

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Apple announced an iOS 8.1 beta on September 29th offering a collection of fixes for iOS 8 and iOS 8.0.2 problems to developers for testing. This hints at a quick iOS 8.1 release date for regular users, but you can’t install iOS 8.1 on your iPhone or iPad as an over the air update yet. For […]