iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S4 (Rumored)


Back in September, Apple released its new iPhone 5, the first iPhone to feature a larger display and 4G LTE data speeds. And as we head into 2013, future competitors to the new iPhone 5 are already dotting the landscape with one of those devices being the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S4, a device that should […]

iOS 6.1 Release Date Could Arrive in January


Apple still has not announced an iOS 6.1 release date though it has been rumored to be coming after the holidays. And according to one reliable source, the iOS 6.1 release date could be getting extremely close as it appears either the next beta or even the gold master version of the software could arrive […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak Update: Pod2g Speaks on Jailbreaking, iPhone 5 and Apple


The iOS 6 jailbreak process is a slow and difficult wait, especially for the first iPhone 5 jailbreak, with few official updates from the well-known and respected iOS hackers, but Pod2g breaks his silence on the iOS 6 jailbreak in an interview with iDownloadBlog. In the lengthy interview Pod2g, who’s real name is Cyril, shares […]

iOS 6.0.2 for iPhone 5 Review: Final Impressions


Earlier this week, Apple rolled out a brand new update, iOS 6.0.2, for the iPhone 5 and iPad mini which the company aimed squarely at fixing Wi-Fi issues that had cropped up with iOS 6 and persisted even after it issued an iOS 6.0.1 update. We already took a first look at the update when […]

iOS 6.0.2 Drains Battery Faster For Some iPhone 5 Users


Users who upgraded to iOS 6.0.2 may experience issues with battery life on their iPhone 5 or iPad mini according to a ZDNet report. The update, which was only supposed to fix a Wi-Fi issues for the iPhone 5 and iPad mini devices is causing many batteries to drain even when the devices are not […]

Google Maps for iPhone Drives 26% Increase in iOS 6 Adoption

Google Maps iOS 6 adoption

The number of iPhone users running iOS 6 increased by about 30 percent following the release of Google Maps for the iPhone according to a TechCrunch report. The numbers come from ad network MoPub which monitors more than 1 billion ad impressions every day across more than 12,000 apps. In the days following the Google […]

Amber Alert on iPhone: What You Need to Know

iOS 6 iPhone Amber Alerts

One of the first iPhone Amber Alerts hit phones in San Antonio today, sounding loud urgent alarms on any iPhone running iOS 6 within the location of the Amber alert. If you heard the loud, slightly annoying, sound on your iPhone, don’t freak out. The Wireless Amber Alert system is shutting down at the end […]

iOS 6.0.2 for iPhone 5 Review: Impressions and Performance


Apple released its latest iOS 6 update, iOS 6.0.2 for the iPhone 5 and iPad mini, seemingly out of no where today. The update, whose change log didn’t offer much other than a promised fix for Wi-Fi connectivity issues that users had been having since iOS 6, is by no means a large piece of […]

iOS 6.0.2 Arrives Promising Fix for iOS 6 WiFi Issues

iOS 6.0.2 Update

Apple released iOS 6.0.2 for the iPhone 5 and iPad mini, an update that promises to fix WiFi issues for these devices. The small update is available as a download direct to the iOS device and as an update for users that plug the iPhone or iPad into a computer. This small update should not […]

iOS 6.1 Release Date & Feature Predictions


A couple of weeks after releasing iOS 6.1 Beta 3, Apple released iOS 6.1 Beta 4 to participants in its developer program. While that is certainly fantastic for those who are able to download the fourth beta of iOS 6.1, it’s also very good news for consumers who are awaiting the iOS 6.1 release date […]

iOS 6.1 Release Date Inches Closer


Just a few weeks after Apple released iOS 6.1 Beta 3 comes the release of the latest beta version of iOS 6.1, iOS 6.1 Beta 4, which is now available for those in the developer program to download and install. And while great for developers, it’s also great news for consumers as it means that […]

How to Use Siri with Google Maps Without an iOS 6 Jailbreak

Google Maps for iPhone released

With two words iOS 6 users can use Siri to get directions in Google Maps instead of Apple Maps without an iOS 6 jailbreak or hack. Google Maps for iPhone¬†is now available for users on iOS 6 looking to replace Apple Maps. Apple doesn’t let users change the default Maps app in iOS 6, but […]

iOS 6.1 Release Date: What Not to Expect


Yesterday, we took a close look at what iPhone, IPad and iPod touch owners should expect from the upcoming iOS 6.1 release date. Now, it’s time to switch gears and look more closely at what iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners shouldn’t expect from Apple’s upcoming update and the first big one to its latest […]

iOS 6.1 Release Date: What to Expect


With the release of the iOS 6.1 Beta 3 less than two weeks ago, iPhone, iPod touch and iPad owners are wondering when Apple might release its next update for its current mobile operating system. And while a specific date is currently unknown, we can make some educated guesses about what to expect from Apple […]

Google Maps for iPhone Release Pegged for Tonight


A new report suggests that the long-awaited official Google Maps for the iPhone and iPad may be released to Apple’s App Store tonight as an alternative to Apple’s native Maps application. Read: iOS 6 Native Google Maps App Inches Closer to Launch. According to AllThingsD, Google Maps for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch may be […]

iOS 6 Jailbreak: Video Called Out as Fake

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The Dream Jailbreak Untethered iOS 6 jailbreak for the iPhone 5, iPhone 4S and other Apple devices which was shown off for the first time on video today is a fake according to experts in the development community. Update: The jailbreak is indeed fake and it was described as a social experiment by the person […]

iOS 6: How to Take Photos While Shooting Video on the iPhone 5

Photo while taking video iPhone 5 iOS 6 - 8

It’s possible to take a photo while shooting video on the iPhone 5 thanks to a new feature in iOS 6. This means users don’t need to choose between taking video and capturing a perfect photo¬†opportunity. While shooting video on the iPhone 5 users can tap on the camera button to take a photo while […]

YouTube for iOS 6 Now Supports iPhone 5 & iPad


Before today, iPad owners using iOS 6 were left out in the cold as far as an official YouTube application was concerned. Today, Google finally solved the problem, issuing a much-needed update that not only brings support to iPad owners using iOS 6 but also to iPhone 5 owners as well. The update is an […]

iOS 6.1 Thoughts and Expectations


Yesterday, Apple released the latest beta of its iOS 6 software, iOS 6.1 Beta 3, which is the third Beta for the company’s upcoming iOS 6.1 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The update will most likely represent the biggest update to date to Apple’s iOS 6 software following in the footsteps of […]

iOS 6.1 Release Date Gets Closer


Today Apple released the latest beta for the upcoming iOS 6.1 update, iOS 6.1 Beta 3, which is a sign that a iOS 6.1 release date for the update has just inched closer. Read: iOS 6.1 Beta Reveals New iPhone Features. Apple has begun pushing the iOS 6.1 Beta 3 software to developers today, a […]