iOS 7.1 Review: Two Weeks Later

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Two weeks ago, Apple released its iOS 7.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The update, as expected, was far from your typical incremental iOS update as it delivered not only bug fixes and enhancements but also delivered design tweaks and CarPlay, a new iOS feature for the car. Over the past two weeks, […]

How to Reset Your iPhone and Start Over

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We can all use a clean slate every now and then, and that especially goes for your iPhone and other mobile devices that you use every day. We install new apps and games whenever they’re released, and we can sometimes get carried away by how many photos build up over time. If your storage levels […]

iOS 7.1: New Details You Need to See

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The iOS 7.1 update for iPhone and iPad has been out for almost two weeks now but we’re still seeing new details emerge as the dust around the update continues to settle. Over the past week, we’ve seen a number of new iOS 7.1 details emerge for iPhone and iPad owners and here, we take […]

Starbucks iPhone App Updates with Digital Tipping and Shake-to-Pay

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Starbucks has updated its archaic iPhone app to version 3.0 with a fresh new coat of paint and some new features that many coffee lovers might enjoy. The app received an iOS 7 redesign, featuring not only a flatter and simpler look, but also a new navigation scheme that makes it easier to get around. […]

iPhone 5s Review: 6 Months with Apple’s Flagship

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We’re halfway through a year with Apple’s latest smartphone, the iPhone 5s. From getting it on day one until now, the honeymoon effect is ever-so-slightly still there. I’m not as protective of it now as I was on September 20, but I still catch myself treating it with care as if it were brand new, […]

iPad 4 vs iPad Mini Retina: What Buyers Need to Know

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Earlier this week, Apple revived the fourth-generation iPad to replace the aging iPad 2. $399 now buys a lot more iPad than it did just last week; the iPad 4 comes with a huge spec bump over the iPad 2, as well as the inclusion of a Retina display and Apple’s new Lightning connector on […]

iOS 7.1: 7 New Things iPhone & iPad Users Need to Know

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Apple’s iOS 7.1 update for iPhone and iPad is now more than a week old and that means that most of the dust around the iOS 7.1 update has settled. Now that we have some clarity, we want to dig into some of the most important things that iPhone and iPad users need to know […]

iOS 7.1 for iPad mini with Retina Display Review

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Last week, Apple released the iOS 7.1 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, an update the replaced iOS 7.0.6 as the company’s latest iOS 7 update. After spending a week with the iOS 7.1 update on the iPad mini with Retina Display, it’s time to take a look at how the update is […]

iOS 7.1 for iPad Air Review

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A week ago, Apple released the iOS 7.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. A week later, it’s now time to take a look at how the company’s new iOS 7.1 update has been performing on Apple’s current 9.7-inch iPad, the iPad Air. Last week, in a bit of a surprise, Apple released iOS […]

4 Best iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks for iPhone 5s Touch ID

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The official iOS 7 jailbreak has been available for a while now, and we’ve been using that time to play around with pretty much every iOS 7 Cydia tweak imaginable to see which ones are worth your time and which ones aren’t. We’ve already discussed a handful of iOS 7 Cydia tweaks that dramatically improve […]

How To Bring Button Shapes Back to iOS 7 Controls

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With iOS 7 Apple unveiled a new look and feel to its mobile operating system. Some, including myself, weren’t all that enamored of the new “flatter” look. Part of that is simple aesthetics and personal preference. Part of that has to do with providing appropriate clues in the user interface so that users can find […]

iOS 7.1 for iPhone 5 Review

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A week ago, Apple released the iOS 7.1 update for iPhone and iPad. After spending a week with the iOS 7.1 update for iPhone 5, it’s now possible to share what we think about the iOS 7.1 update for Apple’s former flagship. Apple first introduced the iOS 7.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch […]

9 Reasons You Should Update to iOS 7.1 Today

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Some iPhone and iPad owners installed iOS 7.1 the day that it came out. Others, are still lingering on iOS 7.0.6 and below. For those that maybe need a push over the fence, here are 10 very good reasons to think about installing Apple’s new iOS 7.1 update for the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad […]

How to Get Better iOS 7.1 Battery Life

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The iOS 7.1 update for iPhone and iPad is finally here and already, we’re seeing complaints about bad iOS 7.1 battery life. Those who are looking to improve the battery life on the iPhone or iPad after installing Apple’s latest update are in luck. iOS 7.1 is the latest iOS 7 update from Apple and […]

Should You Lose Your Jailbreak and Install iOS 7.1?

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iOS 7.1 released earlier this week, and with it comes a handful new features, bug fixes and performance improvements. It’s certainly one of the most important X.1 updates that Apple has released, and it’s a must-download for any iPhone and iPad user looking for a better experience. However, for those who are jailbroken, you’ll want […]

Can You Downgrade from iOS 7.1 to iOS 7.0.6?

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Apple officially let loose iOS 7.1, which brings a handful of bug fixes, new features and performance improvements. Most iPhone and iPad owners will most-definitely want to update to this latest version, as many users have reported excellent gains in overall speed and performance. However, in the off-chance that the update makes your device worse […]

iOS 7.1 Update: Problems, Fixes, Performance

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Yesterday, Apple rolled out the highly anticipated iOS 7.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, an update that brings new features, enhancements and fixes to iOS 7 users. Now that the smoke has settled a little bit, we want to take a close look at the new update for iPhone and iPad including a […]

How to Restore Your iPhone Without Losing Your iOS 7 Jailbreak

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Apple officially released iOS 7.1 and that means new features and better performance for those who update. However, if you’re using the iOS 7 jailbreak, you’ll have to stay put, since the Evasi0n7 jailbreak isn’t available for iOS 7.1. With that said, it’s best for you to stay away from any iOS updates on iTunes […]

Windows Phones Have Features the iPhone 5s Just Doesn’t

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Apple’s iPhone 5s and the iOS 7 software that it runs are the gold standard by which everything else in the mobile phone space are compared to. It’s not that they’re the most advanced at what they do, sometimes they aren’t. Nevertheless it’s Apple and the iPhone that set the conversation. If a hardware feature […]