iOS 5 Killing WiFi Reception on Devices

ios 5 fixes wifi

Reports on Apple’s forums are coming in with users claiming WiFi woes when upgrading to Apple’s iOS 5, and the latest iOS 5.0.1 software update doesn’t seem to be helping matters either. Devices affected include the iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad, and potentially the iPod Touch. Users are reporting, according to Engadget, either […]

Google Catalog for the iPad


If you’re like my wife you have been receiving a ton of catalogs the last month or so, and probably will receive more in the next few weeks. Catalogs seem to fall like leaves from trees when summer turns to autumn and the holiday season approaches. So, of course there should be a digital solution […]

iOS Code Hints at iChat Messaging Service


Though Apple has rolled out a new iMessage messaging service for iOS-to-iOS device communications on the latest iOS 5 release, users of traditional instant messaging services may be hopeful to hear that the OS X desktop iChat service code string was found on iOS. It’s still too early to tell if Apple will port its […]

Easy Self-Service Method to SIM-Unlock Your iPhone 4, 4S


Looking to roam the world but don’t want to pay costly roaming charges to your domestic carrier of choice, but are unwilling to pay a high unsubsidized fee for an unlocked iPhone? Well, there’s a hidden feature inside Apple’s iOS operating system that will allow users to quickly SIM unlock their devices without requiring a […]

iOS 5.0.2 to Fix iPhone Battery Issues, iOS 5.1 to Bring New Features to Siri?

iPhone 4S

According to a report from, a report which cites information from an unnamed Apple software engineer, Apple is working hard on iOS 5.0.2 and that the company hopes it will address the battery life issues that iPhone owners are still encountering even after the iOS 5.0.1 update rolled out. Apple is apparently trying to […]

iPhone 4S Commercial Shows Off the Benefits of iCloud

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With the launch of  iTunes Match service imminent we thought it was appropriate to share one of Apple’s latest iPhone 4S ads in which the company touts the benefits of iCloud, the service that the Cupertino-based company announced all the way back at WWDC and launched alongside iOS 5 and the iPhone 4S in early […]

Apple Says It’s Still Investigating iPhone Battery Issues

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Just a short time ago, we told you that iPhone owners were still experiencing iPhone battery issues even after the release of Apple’s latest iOS 5 update, iOS 5.0.1. Well, Apple has responded to these new claims and in a statement to AllThingsD says that while the recent iOS update addressed a good portion of […]

iPhone Owners Still Seeing Battery Issues with iOS 5.0.1 Update

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Yesterday’s iOS 5.0.1 update from Apple was supposed to be the fix that iPhone owners were waiting for in regards to the battery life issues that had been plaguing the handsets ever since the company released iOS 5. And while some people have seen positive results after installing the update, it seems that there are […]

iOS 5.0.1 Update Said to Fix iPhone Battery Life Issues

iOS 5.0.1

If you’re an iPhone owner who has been suffering from battery loss issues since you’ve been running iOS 5 then it looks like a remedy is just around the corner as the iOS 5.0.1 update is  described by a reader of Wired as “nothing short of amazing.” It would appear that Apple has figured out […]

Androids Best iPhone 4S in Battery Test

Epic 4G Touch

When you set out to find a new smartphone, one of the main things to look at is how well the phone’s battery holds up. Some phones have atrocious battery life (see: HTC ThunderBolt) while others are able to get you through an entire day of use. Still, overall battery life on smartphones isn’t amazing […]

Jailbreakers Unlock iOS 5 Panoramic Camera Mode


Early versions of the iOS 5 beta had surfaced over the summer showing that Apple had been working on tweaking the camera software to enable seamless panoramic photo capture, but that feature had disappeared on the final release of the software and on the iPhone 4S. Now, jailbreakers have uncovered a way to enable to […]

Livestand and IntoNow: A Couple of Interesting iOS Apps From Yahoo


Who’d a thunk that we’d see a couple of interesting iOS Apps from Yahoo? Both Livestand and IntoNow are just that. I don’t think either App will light a huge fire, but they both offer some interesting user opportunities in the ever evolving App world. Livestand from Yahoo is an iPad only App and essentially […]

Why I Am Passing on the iPhone 4S

iPhone 4S

In the weeks building up the the launch of the new iPhone, I, like many of you, was excited to see Apple had cooked up for a market that has been flooded with a multitude of intriguing devices. You see, I have an iPhone 3GS. I’ve had it for two years and my contract with […]

Apple’s iTunes Match Misses October Launch Deadline

iTunes Match

Today marked the end of the month of October which means that Apple has missed its self imposed deadline for the launch of its iTunes Match service. Originally announced all the way back at WWDC, Apple had made it clear at the iPhone 4S event that the service would be rolling out to the general […]

What The Innovators Need to Focus on for Mobile Tech

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Verizon Wireless 4G Battery Life

I’ve been moaning and groaning for quite some time now that hardware innovation in the mobile tech sector seems to have stalled. Most Smart Phones are indistinguishable from the next. Tablets are, well Tablets that all offer (again from a hardware perspective), basically the same functionality. Thin and ultra-portable laptops all want to be the […]

Apple Reportedly Puzzled by iPhone 4S Battery Life Issues

iPhone 4S

The Guardian is reporting that Apple engineers have been reaching out to owners of the new iPhone 4S in an attempt to remedy the battery life issues that some with the device have been experiencing. When Apple announced the iPhone 4S, it touted the device’s impressive battery life. However, it failed to mention that the […]

iPhone 4S Jailbreak Successful, Not Ready For Public

iPhone 4S Jailbreak

The iPhone 4S has finally been jailbroken. The news comes today via @MuscleNerd, a well respected iPhone hacker, who has been hard at work on an iPhone 4S Jailbreak. While iOS 5 has been jailbroken since it was released, the iPhone 4S and the iPad 2 use Apple’s new A5 processor, which has prevented us from jailbreaking […]