How to Try OS X Yosemite Risk Free

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The newest version of OS X (OS X 10.10 Yosemite) is currently in its beta stages and isn’t available to the public just yet, but you can still try it out for yourself without erasing your current Mac setup. OS X Yosemite was unveiled earlier in June at Apple’s WWDC developers conference. However, this new […]

iPad Air 2 vs. Nexus 8: Rumor Breakdown

Apple made changes to the animations inside iOS 7.1.

If the rumor mill has it correct, Google is planning to release a brand new Nexus 8 tablet that could be a very worthy iPad competitor. When it arrives, it will almost certainly have to compete against the current iPad Air and perhaps later this year, a brand new iPad Air 2. Here, we take […]

iOS 7.1.2 on iPad 3 Review

Read our iOS 7.1.2 review to see how this small update performs on the iPad 3.

The iOS 7.1.2 update is a small, but handy free update that arrived on the iPad 3 in early July. This is the first update since the iOS 8 announcement and it focuses on bug fixes and security updates. After a number of users reported growing iOS 7.1.2 problems, some users decided to hold off on installing […]

iWatch Production Most Likely Not Starting Until November

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While the iWatch is expected to be unveiled in October, it may actually not launch until well after that time frame, as production is now said to start in November because of manufacturing difficulties. This essentially means that Apple’s smartwatch is getting delayed by a few months. Originally, it was said that the wearable would […]

61 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks: The Essential Collection

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We’ve written a lot about iOS 7 Cydia tweaks over the last several months, so here is a quick roundup of all of them in one convenient location for your consumption. The iOS 7 jailbreak has been available since late December, with an iOS 7.1.2 jailbreak just recently being released to the public. Over these […]

Top 5 Phones to Consider Before Buying the iPhone 5c [July, 2014]

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Apple’s iPhone 5c, which it announced last year alongside the iPhone 5s, remains on shelves as a budget option for consumers. And while the iPhone 5c is a tempting smartphone, particularly this month, there are still some devices that we think consumers need to rule out before buying into Apple’s $99 smartphone. Late last year, […]

Top 5 Phones to Consider Before Buying the iPhone 5 [July, 2014]

Apple chops $45 off the iPhone 5 trade in price in the months leading up to a rumored iPhone 6 release date.

Before you take advantage of that iPhone 5 deal and take the plunge with a device that’s going on two years old, you’ll want to investigate some other options, five to be exact. Here, we take a look at five phone we think consumers need to consider before picking up Apple’s aging former flagship, iPhone […]

9 Reasons Why I’m Waiting for the iPhone 6

A new report shares a new specific iPhone 6 release date.

Rumor has it, Apple has a new iPhone release on tap for 2014. Rumors suggest that the company will announce two new iPhone 6 models later this year to take over flagship duties for the iPhone 5s. While there are plenty of smartphone options available right now, devices like the LG G3 and Samsung Galaxy […]

iPad mini 3 vs. iPad mini with Retina Display Breakdown

The iPad mini 3 could look a lot like this.

While nothing is set in stone, rumors continue to suggest that Apple will release two brand new iPads later this year including a new third-generation iPad mini that at the moment is being called iPad mini 3. We still don’t know everything about the next iPad mini, but there enough iPad mini 3 rumors out […]

iPhone 6 Production to Hit Record Numbers

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Production of the iPhone 6 is said to be getting underway later this month, and Apple plans to sell a lot of devices, with a record number of units being made for the phone’s official launch in September. The iPhone 6 has been something that people have been talking about ever since the iPhone 5s […]

iTunes 11.3 Update Preps for iOS 8

Apple readies for the iOS 8 release by offering a small iTunes update with iTunes Extras.

The iTunes 11.3 update adds iTunes Extras to the Mac and lays groundwork for the iOS 8 release this fall, when these extras will come to the iPhone and iPad. Small iTunes updates are common for Apple, but we don’t often see mention of upcoming software in the notes. In the iTunes 11.3 update description Apple outlines the […]

How to Update Your iPhone to iOS 7.1.2 Without Any Problems

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It seems many users come across problems when updating iOS on their iPhone, but here are steps to assure that you stay away from any updating issues as much as possible. The latest iOS update was released last week, and while it was a rather minor update for Apple’s mobile operating system, many users came […]

iPhone Keyboard Readying for Fall iOS 8 Release

This iOS 8 keyboard should arrive in time for the fall iOS 8 release date.

The iOS 8 release this fall is quick approaching and a popular third-party keyboard company is working hard to deliver a new iOS 8 keyboard with support for 40 languages in time for a fall iOS 8 release date. Apple announced iOS 8 at WWDC 2014 in June, including support for third-party keyboards. This is […]

iPhone 6 Rumors: New Partner for Better Battery Life

Apple has a new partner for iPhone 6 processors according to a new report.

Apple continues to distance itself from Samsung, working with a new supplier for a battery friendly iPhone 6 processor that will arrive in a new iPhone this fall. Inside the iPhone 6 we expect to see a new Apple A8 processor that follows on the success of the Apple A7 processor in the iPhone 5s. […]

How to Fix iOS 7.1.2 Problems

Apple chops $45 off the iPhone 5 trade in price in the months leading up to a rumored iPhone 6 release date.

Apple’s iOS 7.1.2 update was released to fix lingering iOS 7.1 problems and problems that the iOS 7.1.1 update brought along with it. However, in the days since its release, we’ve heard numerous iPhone and iPad users complain about iOS 7.1.2 problems and here, we want to tell you how to fix some of the […]

iPad Air 2 vs. iPad Air: What We Know So Far

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Rumors and leaks continue to suggest that Apple has an iPad Air 2 release in the works and that the device could make its debut later on this year to replace the current iPad Air. We still don’t know everything, but there enough iPad Air 2 rumors out there to make a solid, early comparison […]

Incredibly Detailed iPhone 6 Leak

A black iPhone 6 that many shoppers may want this fall.

A new iPhone 6 video shows an incredibly detailed look at the iPhone 6 design. For potential buyers, this is the best look at a potential iPhone 6 part to date. Combined with the iPhone 6 Sapphire screen, we get a very good idea of what the iPhone 6 may look like. In addition to the […]

How to Type Faster on iPhone with Text Expansion

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Typing on that small keyboard on your iPhone isn’t ideal sometimes, but you can save time and type faster by taking advantage of text expansion. Text expansion involves typing in a short keyword that you specify and having it automatically type out a long piece of information that corresponds to that keyword. It’s a lot […]

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display: What’s the Big Deal?

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The iPhone 6 is expected to come with a “sapphire display,” but what is a sapphire display and why should you care about it in the first place? If you haven’t seen the recent video demonstrating the robustness of the alleged glass panel of the iPhone 6, you should take a look at it (embedded […]

iOS 8 vs iOS 7: 8 Changes iPhone Owners Need to Know

iOS 8 vs iOS 7 design looks very much the same.

Apple plans an iOS 8 release this fall as a free update to recent iPhones, leaving many owners wondering how iOS 8 compares to iOS 7. In this short iOS 8 vs iOS 7 comparison iPhone owners can learn what to expect this fall, and several key differences between the two versions. One thing you will […]