iOS 8 Release: 10 Things to Expect This Fall

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Yesterday during WWDC 2014, Apple not only showed off the iOS 8 update for iPhone and iPad for the first time, it revealed that the release would be coming sometime this fall for owners of its mobile devices. Now that the iOS 8 release is confirmed for the fall, we want to take an early […]

7 Reasons to Skip iOS 8 Beta

Though unlikely, it would be great to see some iOS themes with iOS 8.

The iOS 8 update won’t land for the public until sometime this fall but thanks to the beta program, there is a way to get hands-on with the update ahead of its release. That said, while getting the new iOS update early might sound like a great idea, there are actually some very good reasons […]

11 iOS 8 Features Apple Should Steal from iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks

Apple could add an iOS 8 feature that makes the display better suited for viewing at night.

On June 2nd Apple will announce iOS 8, and show off the newest version of iPhone and iPad software. If this announcement is anything like previous years we will see Apple add a collection of features that third=party apps and jailbreak tweaks used to fill the need for. Using the iOS 7 jailbreak users can […]

iOS 7.1 on iPhone & iPad Review: Two Months Later

Apple made changes to the animations inside iOS 7.1.

Two months ago, Apple released iOS 7.1 for iPhone and iPad. And for those two months, we’ve used iOS 7.1 every single day of the week. With the iOS 8 launch fast approaching and attention shifting away from iOS 7, we want to take an updated look at how iOS 7.1 for iPhone and iPad […]

Cyberelevat0r iOS 7.1 Jailbreak Is Fake

iOS 7.1 jailbreak

An official iOS 7.1 jailbreak has been available for the iPhone 4 for quite a while now, but a new iOS 7.1 jailbreak is supposedly available that works for all iPhones and iPads, and it’s untethered. The only problem with it, is that it’s fake. iOS jailbreak developer i0n1c has teased in the past that […]

5 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks That Bring Android Features to iPhone

iOS 7 Cydia tweaks

The official iOS 7 jailbreak has been available for a while now, and we’ve been taking some time to play around with a lot of jailbreak tweaks (old and new) for iOS 7 and seeing which ones are worth your time. We’ve already discussed and featured a ton of iOS 7 Cydia tweaks in the past that dramatically […]

How to Quick Reply in iMessage on iPhone, No Jailbreak Required

Quick reply with iMessage

Quickly replying to text messages is something we all like doing to save time and make it more convenient to use our iPhones. However, iOS doesn’t really make that process as easy as it could be. The only way to get quick reply with the Messages app on your iPhone is to jailbreak it and […]

iOS 7.1.2 Update Bringing Possible iMessage Fix Ahead of iOS 8 Release

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iOS 8 is most likely just right around the corner with Apple’s annual WWDC developers conference coming up early next month, but the company is apparently working on another minor update to iOS 7.1. Details about this update are completely unknown, but it’s possible that it could come with a fix that remedies the recent […]

Apple’s iMessage Fix Could Arrive with iOS 8 or iOS 7.1.2

iMessage fix coming in iOS 8

There has been a lot of fuss recently over a huge problem with iMessage, and while it’s been a prevailing issue for several years now, Apple is just now finally acknowledging the problem and will have a fix for it in the form of a “future software update,” most likely with the release of iOS […]

iOS 7.1.1 Jailbreak Successful on iPhone 5c (Video)

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We’ve been treated with plenty of teases from various jailbreak developers over an iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak, but all of them so far have only been on older iOS devices. However, a new video posted up by i0n1c shows an untethered iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak running on an iPhone 5c, which is one of Apple’s newest iPhones. […]

How to Quickly Fix iMessage Problems

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Apple’s iMessage service is extremely useful but there are times when its usefulness is overshadowed by its unreliability. Fortunately, there are some quick ways to address these iMessage problems on iPhone and iPad should Apple’s messaging service start behaving badly. Like many iPhone, iPad and Mac users, I’m reliant upon Apple’s stock messaging service to […]

5 Essential iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks for Google Users

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The official iOS 7 jailbreak has been available for a while now, and we’ve been taking some time to play around with a lot of jailbreak tweaks (old and new) for iOS 7 and seeing which ones are worth your time. We’ve already discussed and featured a ton of iOS 7 Cydia tweaks that dramatically improve […]

How to Fix iMessage Problems When Switching to Android

Fixing iMessage problems

A major issue with Apple’s iMessage service is that many users have issues with their own phone number correctly transferring to a non-iPhone smartphone, but there are solutions to make the transition much smoother if you’re switching over to Android from an iPhone. Former editor-in-chief of Lifehacker Adam Pash recently wrote about his troubles when […]

How to Set Up FaceTime on iPhone, iPad and Mac

Setting up FaceTime

FaceTime is Apple’s popular video chatting service that allows iPhone, iPad and Mac users to chat with each other over video. It’s a cross-platform service as well, so you can easily FaceTime with someone on your iPhone while they’re using an iPad or a Mac. It’s a really simple app to use, but setting it […]

Turn Your iPad Into a Desktop with This iOS 7 Cydia Tweak

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You might have dreamed in the past how you wish iOS was more like OS X, bringing a desktop-like experience to the iPad with the ability to have multiple windows open and work on two different apps side-by-side. A new iOS 7 Cydia tweak takes that dream and makes it a reality. It’s aptly called […]

iOS 7.1 Jailbreak Still Possible, but iOS 8 Remains the Focus

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Apple released iOS 7.1 back in early March, which brought new features and performance improvements, but also officially ended the reign of the iOS 7 jailbreak, since Apple patched up the exploits used by the Evad3rs development team. Since then, we have yet to see a jailbreak that’s compatible with iOS 7.1 and higher. Currently, […]

iPad for School: Is it Truly the Best Option?

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The school year is beginning to wind down, with students graduating and moving on to bigger and better things. For some students, this means graduating high school and moving on to college in the fall. Despite the school year being almost over, it’s never too late for a student to think about their first semester […]

iOS 7.1.1 Review: Two Weeks Later

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Two weeks ago, Apple released iOS 7.1.1 for the iPhone and iPad. The update followed the release of iOS 7.1 and delivered bug fixes to owners of Apple’s mobile products running iOS 7. With iOS 7.1.1 problems emerging, we want to take another close look at how Apple’s latest iOS update is performing on the […]

How to Fix a Frozen iPhone

Fix an annoying frozen iPhone

You’ve probably been there before; your iPhone freezes up in the middle of browsing Twitter or playing a game and you can’t do anything to get it working again. Most likely, you probably just let the battery die, recharged it, and then powered it up again to fix the problem. However, there’s an easier way […]

5 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks for a More Convenient iPhone

iOS 7 Cydia tweaks that make your iPhone more convenient

While the latest iOS update may not be jailbreak ready, users running iOS 7.0.6 or older can still enjoy the wonderful world of jailbreaking, and I’ve been taking advantage of this by trying out all sorts of nifty iOS 7 Cydia tweaks on my iPhone and iPad, and finding out which ones are worth your […]