Genius Bar Appointments Added to Apple Support Website

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If you’re having problems with your iPhone, iPad or Mac and need to talk to an Apple Genius about it, you can now schedule Genius Bar appointments at your local Apple Store right on Apple’s support website. By navigating to Apple’s support webpage, you can click on the product that you’re having issues with and […]

Some Apple Genius Bars Replacing iPhone 4 with iPhone 4S

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Thanks to a shortage of iPhone 4 units some users are finding their broken iPhone 4 replaced with an iPhone 4S at Apple Store Genius Bars. According to 9To5Mac, supply constraints at some Apple Stores, Genius Bars are replacing broken iPhone 4 units with iPhone 4S units of the same capacity and color. In mid-April […]

Dead Pixels Mar New iPad Retina Display (Photos)

Why I'm Returning My iPad

Up until this past weekend, I had not had any major problems with my new iPad. My first two weeks with it were smooth and my first month with the third-generation model made the upgrade from the iPad 2 more than worth it. However, over the weekend, I ran into the first major issue that […]

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S

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The iPhone 4S jailbreak is on the way, and while many of us are excited about the ability to customize and do more with the iPhone 4S, there are a number of reasons you shouldn’t jailbreak your new iPhone. Jailbreaking refers to unlocking areas of your iPhone that Apple has locked down, so that you can customize the experience, […]

Replacement Fee With AppleCare+ Won’t Be Waived Any More

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Apple will release the iPhone 4S Friday, along with a new version of their AppleCare extended warranty plan called AppleCare+ (which we outlined in our list of the Top 5 iPhone Warranty Options Compared). The purpose of the plan is to provide accidental damage support for iPhone buyers. It also seems to signal a shift in […]

Apple Replaced My Broken iPad Out of the Kindness of Their Heart

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While on a trip this weekend my iPad 2 Dock Connector stopped functioning. iTunes showed nothing when I connected it to my Mac and it would not charge, either. So I went to my closest Apple store in Greensboro, NC assuming I would get taken advantage of by the Geniuses, as my only other trip […]