iOS 8: 7 Things to Know Before Installing

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Apple’s iOS 8 update is now two months old and many iPhone and iPad users have made the transition from iOS 7 and below to the company’s new operating system. There are, however, still some stragglers out there that are still trying to decide if the update is worth it. With two months of iOS […]

Why You Shouldn’t Install iOS 8 Right Now

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If you’re lingering on iOS 7.1 or below and looking to install iOS 8 (iOS 8.0.2), we suggest holding out for a little bit longer because we think there are some valid reasons why you should avoid upgrading to Apple’s iOS 8 update right now. In mid-September, after a short stay in Appleā€™s beta program, […]

Siri Hands-Free Interaction Still Dangerous While Driving

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Many states have banned cell phone activity while driving, and for good reason. Texting while driving is extremely dangerous, and even talking on the phone is distracting you from focusing on the road. However, a new study conducted by AAA provides even more details about using cell phones while driving. Let’s face it: we’ve all […]

iPhone 6 Reachability Comes to iOS 7 with New Cydia Tweak

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The iPhone 6’s Reachability feature allows you to double-tap the Home button to bring down the screen so that you can easily tap on the top row of icons or anything else near the top of the screen. However, a new iOS 7 Cydia tweaks brings that functionality to other iPhones. The tweak is called […]

iOS 8 Downgrade to iOS 7.1.2: Too Late Now

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If you upgraded to iOS 8 when it was initially released last week before the iPhone 6 launched, you were still able to downgrade back to iOS 7.1.2 if you didn’t like the new changes. However, Apple has officially quit signing iOS 7.1.2, which means if you updated to iOS 8, it’s now too late […]

How to Upgrade from iOS 7 Jailbreak to iOS 8 the Right Way

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iOS 8 was released last week ahead of the iPhone 6’s launch, and while many users have already upgraded to the latest version, jailbreakers might be having a hard time to decide whether or not to upgrade. However, if you’re jailbroken on iOS 7 and want to update to iOS 8, here’s how to do […]

iOS 8 Downgrade to iOS 7: What You Need to Know

You can downgrade from IOS 8 to iOS 7 for a limited time.

Apple no longer signs iOS 7 or iOS 7.1.2, effectively killing off the iOS 8 downgrade option for almost all iPhone and iPad users. Update: Apple No Longer Supports the iOS 8 to iOS 7 Downgrade Apple normally does not allow users to downgrade from iOS 8 to iOS 7, but for a very small […]

iOS 7.1.2 Jailbreak: Update Now Before iOS 8 Releases

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iOS 8 officially releases tomorrow (September 17), and if you haven’t jailbroken your iPhone yet on the latest version of iOS that supports it, now is the only time to do so. iOS 7.1.2 is the latest version of iOS that’s currently available, and it’s also jailbreakable, which means that if you’re jailbroken, but aren’t […]

8 Things to Do Before Installing iOS 8

Expect a special iOS 8 feature on the 5.5-inch iPhone 6.

The iOS 8 release date is confirmed for September 17th just two days ahead of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus release date. With the iOS 8 release at hand, we want to take a look at some of the things iPhone and iPad owners should do before installing Apple’s brand new iOS 8 […]

4 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks That Block Ads

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Ads are annoying and they take up space on your screen. Plus, since mobile devices have smaller screens, users need all the screen space they can get, and if most of it is taken up by ads, it can be a real bummer. Here are a few iOS 7 Cydia tweaks that block ads on […]

iOS 7.1.2 Review: Problems Persist as iOS 8 Looms

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Nearly two months have passed since Apple released the iOS 7.1.2 update for the iPhone and iPad. And in those two months, we’ve seen both the highs and lows of Apple’s latest iOS 7 update. With iOS 7.1.2 problems persisting for some users and an iOS 8 release on the horizon, we want to take […]

iOS 8 Release: 10 Key Details

The iOS 8 release is linked to the iPhone 6 release.

At WWDC 2014, Apple confirmed an iOS 8 release for the fall. As we quickly approach September and the start of fall, we’re starting to see iOS 8 release rumors start to firm up. With that in mind, we want to take a look at 10 key iOS 8 details that iPhone, iPad and iPod […]

6 New & Exciting iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks

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If you’re looking for a handful of new and exciting iOS 7 Cydia tweaks to try out, here are six of them that are worth your time. The iOS 7 jailbreak has been available for a while, but we thought it would be a good idea to take a look at some new tweaks that […]

iOS 8 vs iOS 7 Walkthrough: What’s New in iOS 8

Check out our iOS 8 vs iOS 7 walkthrough to see the new iOS 8 features coming this fall.

If you want to see what’s new in iOS 8 you can see the changes in our iOS 8 vs iOS 7 walkthrough. This is a comparison of iOS 8 and iOS 7 on the iPhone and iPod touch. This iOS 8 walkthrough shows the new iOS 8 features, small visual changes to the new […]

What Is iOS?

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If you own an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, then you have a device that runs iOS, which is Apple’s operating system that it uses on its mobile devices. So when you hear someone refer to an “iOS device,” they mean an iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or all three as a collective whole. However, what […]

New iOS 7 Cydia Tweak Kills Need for Facebook Messenger

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A new iOS 7 Cydia tweak was recently released for jailbreakers that allows the Facebook iPhone app to continue using the built-in chat functions instead of being forced to download and install Facebook Messenger. Facebook has been the center of a lot of controversy these last couple of weeks, mostly thanks to the new policy […]

Apple TV Receives iOS 7 Makeover with New Beta

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The latest beta for the Apple TV finally comes with a new user interface that gives the Apple TV an iOS 7 look, with flatter icons and a slightly simpler design reminiscent of iOS 7 on the iPhone and iPad. While the iPhone and iPad have both received the new iOS 7 look last year, […]

How to Fix Loading Icon Issues in iOS 7.1

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Do you ever notice that loading icon up in the status bar on your iPhone or iPad is constantly spinning? Here’s a quick way to fix it. After updating to iOS 7.1 earlier this year, you may have noticed that the small loading icon in the status bar is active more than usual. This spinning […]

iOS 7.1.2 Review: One Month Later

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A month ago, Apple released the iOS 7.1.2 update for iPhone and iPad, an update that delivered a trio of bug fixes aimed at squashing iOS 7.1 problems. While it may have tackled some issues, iPhone and iPad owners have been complaining about a number of iOS 7.1.2 problems. With those in mind, we want […]

5 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks for a Faster iPhone 4

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It’s not surprising that there are still plenty of users out there who are using an iPhone 4, whether they’ve stuck with it this whole time or bought it for cheap when it was replaced by the iPhone 4s and iPhone 5. However, the latest version of iOS is a mixed bag as far as […]