Get the iOS 7 Parallax Effect on iOS 6 with a Jailbreak Tweak

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A nifty feature in iOS 7 is the parallax effect, which makes the home screen appear in 3D, as the background moves in relation to the position that your phone is in. A lot of folks like it, but as we’ve discovered, a lot of users don’t like it. However, if you’re one of those […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak updated for Older iOS Devices

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An iOS 7 jailbreak was officially released yesterday to everyone’s surprise, but for devices that can’t update to iOS 7, an updated iOS 6 jailbreak is out for the iPhone 4 and fourth-generation iPod touch on iOS 6.1.3 through iOS 6.1.5. Previously, these versions were not able to be jailbroken. The fourth-generation iPod touch couldn’t be […]

iOS 7 Auto-Downloading to iOS 6 Devices Without Permission

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We’re over a week into iOS 7′s public availability, but there are still a lot of iPhone and iPad users who are sticking with iOS 6 for the time being. However, many of these users have reported that their iDevices have automatically downloaded the iOS 7 update to their device without their permission, taking up […]

iOS 7 Downgrade to iOS 6 Loophole Closed

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If you tried iOS 7 and are not a fan of the new design and features, it’s too late to downgrade from iOS 7 to iOS 6. Normally Apple does not let users downgrade to a previous OS at all, but during the iOS 7 release period last week Apple continued signing versions of iOS […]

iOS 6 Now on 92% of iPhones Leading Up to iOS 7 Launch

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Apple is set to announce new iPhones today that will run the new iOS 7, but we’re still probably a week or so away from seeing iOS 7 launched to the public. With this unannounced date right around the corner, we thought it might be a little interesting to see where adoption rates are for […]

10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Buy the iPhone 3GS

There is no iPhone 3GS iOS 7 update, which could leave owners behind when it comes to app updates.

With the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C now in focus, many consumers are likely opting to wait for those next-generation models to land. However, a small minority of shoppers is likely looking at older iPhone models including the iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS. In particular, buyers are going to want to […]

iOS 7 for iPad: 5 Things to Know

Owners of older iPad models won't get the full iOS 7 update.

As expected, Apple debuted its latest mobile operating system in the form of iOS 7 at this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference. The software will not only be coming to iPhone and iPod touch owners but to owners of Apple’s iPad later on this year. Here, we take a look at that most important things that […]

Why No iPhone 3GS iOS 7 Update Isn’t a Bad Thing

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Earlier in the week, Apple unveiled its brand new operating system in iOS 7, a revamped version of its mobile operating system that is scheduled to land for iOS devices sometime this fall. It won’t be coming to every iPhone and iPad though and one of the biggest devices that’s missing out is the iPhone […]

How to Downgrade from the iOS 7 Beta

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The iOS 7 beta is out and available for practically anyone to try months ahead of the fall iOS 7 release. While there is officially no way to downgrade from the iOS 7 beta to iOS 6, after running into some issues we’ve discovered how to revert to iOS 6. Apple doesn’t support this with […]

iPhone 3GS Won’t Get iOS 7

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The iPhone 3GS, Apple’s aging iPhone that was released more than three years ago, finally came to the end of its rope in terms of iOS updates today as Apple announced that it won’t be getting an upgrade to iOS 7 when the software is released later on this year. In 2009, Apple released the […]

Facebook App Blamed for Bad iPhone Battery Life

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For many iPhone and iPad owners, battery life in iOS has been less than optimal. Apple’s discussion forums are flooded with complaints about poor battery life not only in iOS 6.1 but in other versions of iOS as well. And while many have blamed Apple for the abnormal battery drain, one theory suggests that the […]

Forget iOS 7: 5 Cydia Apps for a Brand New iPhone

Auxo offers a better multitasking experience.

While the rest of the iPhone universe waits for iOS 7 to arrive later this year with a new user experience and new features, users who are willing to jailbreak the iPhone 5, iPhone 4S or iPhone 4 can enjoy a brand new iOS experience with 5 simple Cydia apps, themes and tweaks. These iOS […]

iOS 6.1.4 Battery Life Complaints Mount

The iPhone 5S could use aSamsung made Apple A7 processor, based on information in the iOS 7 beta.

Last Thursday, Apple released iOS 6.1.4 for the iPhone 5, an update that was small in size and only featured one change. However, for some iPhone 5 users, the update brought some unannounced issues along with it with many owners voicing concern about their phone’s battery life after installing Apple’s latest iOS software. In January, […]

iOS 6.1.4 on iPhone 5 Review

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Last week, we took a first look at the latest iOS update for the iPhone 5 which arrived in the form of iOS 6.1.4, a small update that arrived only for owners of Apple’s latest iPhone model. Now, after spending a few days with the new software, it’s time to take a final in-depth look […]

Luna Cydia App: What Do Not Disturb Should Be in iOS 7

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Luna is an amazing Cydia app that offers a better Do Not Disturb experience for iPhone and iPad users thanks to a pull down toggle and smarter notifications. Luna is what Do Not Disturb should be in iOS 7. Do Not Disturb is an iOS 6 feature that allows users to essentially block notifications from […]

iOS 6.1.4 Arrives for iPhone 5 With Speakerphone Improvements

The iPhone 5 gets the iOS 6.1.4 update.

iPhone 5 users will see a prompt to update to iOS 6.1.4 today as Apple pushes out an update that brings speakerphone enhancements and nothing else worth mentioning in the release notes. The new version of IOS 6.1.4 is available now as an Over the Air (OTA) update and to users that plug into a computer with […]

iOS 6.1.3 Battery Life a Problem for iPhone Users (Video)

iOS 6.1.3 battery life is a problem for some iPhone owners.

Apple’s iOS 6.1 update for iPhone and iPad came with a myriad of issues including a nasty Exchange bug that caused abnormal activity which led to intense battery drain. And while iOS 6.1.2 promised to fix them, it appears that even with the release of iOS 6.1.3, battery life problems are still a big problem […]

iOS 6.1.3 Issues Plaguing iPhone, iPad Users

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Earlier this month, Apple rolled out its iOS 6.1.3 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch in order to fix a security issue that was lingering from iOS 6.1. And while our experience with iOS 6.1.3 has been good on the iPhone 5, iPad and iPad mini, iPhone and iPad owners have been voicing […]