iPhone 5 iOS 8.1.2 Review

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Last week, Apple rolled out its brand new iOS 8.1.2 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The company’s new iOS 8 update is a bug fixer, aimed at squashing iOS 8 problems. Over the past six days, we’ve spent some quality time with Apple’s new software and today we want to share our […]

iOS 8.1.2 on iPhone 5: Impressions & Performance

Here's how to get better iOS 8 performance on iPhone 5.

Apple’s latest iOS 8 update isn’t the iOS 8.2 update that it put into beta a few weeks back. Instead, it’s an iOS 8.1.2 update that’s aimed at some of the iOS 8 problems that iPhone and iPad users have faced in the weeks after its release. With the iOS 8.1.2 release here, we take […]

iPhone 5 Deals Drop Price to Absurd Low

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New iPhone 5 deals offer cheap upgrades to those unwilling to cough up the extra money for an iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen a number of iPhone deals sprout up, tempting consumers looking for a new smartphone this holiday season. We’ve seen iPhone 6 deals, […]

7 Ways the iPhone 6 Beats the iPhone 5

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After spending more than two months with the iPhone 6 and more than two years with the iPhone 5, it’s time we took a look at some ways Apple’s new iPhone beats its aging flagship. The goal here is to get those of you thinking about an upgrade, or thinking about buying one of the […]

iOS 8.1.1 on iPhone 5 Review: Is It Worth Installing Now?

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Its been two weeks since Apple released the iOS 8.1.1 update, its latest in a long line of upgrades to the iOS 8 operating system. With iOS 8.1.1 problems continuing to swirl, we want to revisit Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 iPhone 5 update and take a look at how the software is performing at the two […]

iOS 8.1.1: 5 Things iPhone 5 Users Need to Know

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Last week, Apple released the iOS 8.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With iOS 8.1.1 problems swirling and iPhone users looking for feedback, we want to take a look at the five most important things owners of Apple’s aging iPhone 5 need to know, right now, about their latest iOS 8 update. Way […]

iPhone 5 iOS 8.1.1 Review

Here's how to get better iOS 8 performance on iPhone 5.

At the beginning of the week, Apple finally rolled out its brand new iOS 8.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The company’s new iOS 8 update is a bug fixer, aimed at squashing iOS 8 problems and improving performance. Over the past week, we’ve spent some quality time with Apple’s new software and […]

iOS 8.1.1 on iPhone 5: Impressions & Performance

Here's how to get better iOS 8 performance on iPhone 5.

Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 update for iPhone and iPad is finally here and as expected, it’s aimed at improving performance on iOS 8 powered devices. With the iOS 8.1.1 release here and iOS 8 problems continuing to plague iPhone and iPad users, we take a look at how the iOS 8.1.1 update is performing on iPhone […]

iPhone 6 Review from an iPhone 5 User

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In September, after spending two years with the iPhone 5, I decided to upgrade to Apple’s 4.7-inch iPhone 6. For almost two months, I’ve been using both of these iPhones on a daily basis in an effort to provide feedback to those thinking about a similar upgrade. Today, I want to offer an in depth […]

Why You Shouldn’t Install iOS 8 on iPhone 5 Right Now

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Apple is sending out emails encouraging iPhone and iPad users to make the move up to its latest and greatest update, iOS 8. And while the move certainly makes sense for some iOS users, we’re here to tell you that now is not the right time to install the iOS 8 update on the iPhone […]

iOS 8.1 on iPhone 5: Is It Worth Installing Now?

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In October, Apple delivered its second major iOS 8 update dubbed iOS 8.1. iOS 8.1 delivers new features and bug fixes to iPhone 5 users though it’s not without its faults. After using iOS 8.1 for more than two weeks, we want to take another look at how the update is performing and offer a […]

iOS 8.1: 5 Things iPhone 5 Users Need to Know

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Earlier this month, Apple delivered its second major iOS 8 update in the form of iOS 8.1. iOS 8.1 offers new features and bug fixes to iPhone users including owners of the aging iPhone 5. With iOS 8.1 moving into its second week of existence, we want to take a look at the five most […]

iOS 8.1 Review: iPhone 5

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Last week, Apple released its first big update to iOS 8.0 in the form of iOS 8.1. iOS 8.1 represents the third update to iOS 8 since its arrival back in September and it’s an update that delivered new features in addition to bug fixes. After spending a week with Apple’s new software on the […]

iOS 8.1 on iPhone 5: Impressions & Performance

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Today, as promised, Apple has released the iOS 8.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With the iOS 8.1 release date finally here, we want to take a look at how the iOS 8.1 update is performing on the iPhone 5. This is our early iOS 8.1 review on iPhone 5. In late September, […]

11 Common iPhone 5 Problems & How to Fix Them

Here's how to get better iOS 8 performance on iPhone 5.

Apple’s iOS 8.0.2 update was released to fix lingering iOS 8.0 problems and iOS 8.0.1 issues on iPhone 6. However, in the days since its release, we’ve seen iPhone 5 users continue to complain about a slew of iOS 8.0.2 issues. Here, ahead of Monday’s iOS 8.1 release, we take a look at some of […]

How to Get Better iOS 8 Performance on iPhone 5

Here's how to get better iOS 8 performance on iPhone 5.

If you’ve noticed a decline in performance after installing the iOS 8 update on the iPhone 5, this guide will help you change several settings to speed up iOS 8 on your aging former flagship iPhone. Last month, after a stint inside the company’s beta program, iOS 8 finally made its way to iPhones, iPads, […]

iOS 8.0.2 on iPhone 5 Review: Two Weeks Later

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Two weeks ago, Apple released an iOS 8.0.2 update for iPhone and iPad that was supposed to alleviate pesky iOS 8 problems. With that in mind and two weeks of use under our belts, we want to offer an updated iOS 8.0.2 on iPhone 5 review, a review that will help you decide if iOS […]

iOS 8.0.2 Review: iPhone 5

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A week ago, Apple pushed out its third iOS 8 update, an updated that it dubbed iOS 8.0.2. Over the past week, we’ve spent quality time with iOS 8.0.2 on iPhone 5 and today, we want to take a look at how Apple’s latest iOS 8 update is holding up on the company’s aging former […]

iPhone 6 Review: 5 Things iPhone 5 Users Must Consider

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After more than two years with the iPhone 5, I’ve replaced it with Apple’s new 4.7-inch iPhone 6. I’ve spent the last week or so with Apple’s new iPhone and today I want to offer a few more observations from my transition from the iPhone 5 to the iPhone 6. Two years ago, after a […]

How to Get DuckDuckGo as your iOS 8 Default Search Engine

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For the millions of Americans who were shocked to find out that the NSA may have monitored their communications without them knowing, last year was a rough one. The initial firestorm that leaks triggered has subsided, but a growing number of Americans are still concerned about their privacy and that’s where the DuckDuckGo search engine […]