How to Update to iOS 8.1 Without Updating to iOS 8.1.1

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iOS 8.1.1 was released earlier this week and it aims to fix a handful of bugs and improve performance on the older iPhone 4s and iPad 2. However, the update also patches up the Pangu iOS 8 jailbreak, so if you haven’t updated to iOS 8.1 already, you’re at the risk of not being able […]

iOS 8 May Add Beats Music as a Default App in Future Update

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As if users needed more apps to put away in an “Unused” folder, it’s said that the Beats Music streaming app might turn into a default app on iOS devices, joining the ranks of Safari, Notes, Mail, and other built-in iOS apps that every iPhone and iPad user gets with their device. According to the […]

5 Reasons to Install iOS 8.1.1 Right Now

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We’ve already taken a look at some reasons why you might not want to install Apple’s new iOS 8.1.1 update and now it’s time to switch gears and take a look at some reasons why you might not want to hold off. Here, we take a look at why iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users […]

5 Reasons Not to Install iOS 8.1.1 Right Now

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Earlier this week, Apple released another iOS 8 update in the form of iOS 8.1.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The update, as expected, is a bug fixer aimed at patching up performance problems. While the iOS 8.1.1 update appears solid, there are some reasons why you might want to avoid installing the iOS […]

How to Convince Your Parents to Get You an iPhone

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So you want to convince your parents to get you an iPhone? This is no small purchase, but with the right facts and details you can convince your parents that you need an iPhone and that you are responsible enough to use one. There are trade offs to these arguments, like letting them be able […]

iOS 8.1.1: 7 Things You Need to Know Before Installing

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

Earlier this week, Apple finally pushed out its iOS 8.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. As expected, the iOS 8.1.1 update delivers bug fixes for iOS 8 problems and performance enhancements for older devices. With an update now here and many iPhone and iPad users trying to decide whether it’s worth an upgrade, […]

9 Common iOS 8.1.1 Problems & How to Fix Them

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 update is now live for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users around the world and it delivers bug fixes for iOS 8 problems and performance enhancements for older devices. It’s also causing some problems for some iPhone and iPad users. Here, we take a look at how to solve some of the […]

Apple Watch Release Nears as Developers Start Making Apps

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The Apple Watch is set to release at some point early next year, and the anticipation is continuing to grow as Apple has officially released its WatchKit software development kit, which allows developers to finally start making apps for the new smartwatch. This software development kit arrives alongside the first beta to iOS 8.2, and […]

Apple Opening Up iPhone Lightning Port to Third Parties

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While many iPhone and iPad accessories have long been able to use the Lightning connector, it looks like Apple will soon allow access to the Lightning port itself, which could open up a whole new world of iOS device accessories. Apple announced last week during its yearly briefing for accessory makers in its Made-for-iPhone licensing […]

iOS 8.1.1 on iPad mini 2: Impressions & Performance

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Yesterday, Apple finally pushed out its long awaited iOS 8.1.1 update for iPhone and iPad 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 […]

5 iOS 8 Cydia Tweaks That Fix iPhone Annoyances

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The iOS 8 jailbreak is officially out and available for all iPhones and iPads that are capable of running iOS 8. Here are five iOS 8 Cydia tweaks that work with the latest version of iOS that fix some of the iPhone’s biggest annoyances. The Pangu dev team is responsible for this latest jailbreak and […]

iOS 8 Jailbreak Future Currently Unknown

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iOS 8.1.1 was officially released today, and it comes with a handful of bug fixes and performance improvements for the older iPhone 4s and the iPad 2, which are the two oldest iOS devices that support the latest iOS 8. However, the update also patches up Pangu’s iOS 8 jailbreak. It’s actually been known for […]

iOS 8.1.1 on iPad Air: Impressions & Performance

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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 iPad […]

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 […]

iOS 8.1.1 on iPhone 6: Impressions & Performance

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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 […]

iOS 8.1.1 Releases with Improvements to iPhone 4s & iPad 2

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We’ve been waiting on the iOS 8.1.1 update for a few weeks now, and it has finally arrived, coming with a handful of bug fixes and performance improvements for the iPhone 4s and the iPad 2. The iPhone 4s and the iPad 2 are two devices that have seen degraded performance with iOS 8, but […]

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 […]

GameBoy Emulator for iPhone Is Back, No Jailbreak Required

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You may remember when GBA4iOS snuck its way into the iTunes App Store using a loophole, and then was eventually released outside of the App Store once it was quickly patched up by Apple. With the release of iOS 8.1, GBA4iOS was once again patched up and wouldn’t work with iPhones, but that’s once again […]

iOS 8.1.1: Everything You Need to Know Right Now

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 release for iPhone and iPad is still in the company’s beta program. With no iOS 8.1.1 release date in sight, we want to take a look at everything we know about Apple’s next iOS 8 update so that when the company does decide to take the update out of beta, you iPhone […]

5 Reasons to Update on iOS 8.1.1 Release Day

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 release date for iPhone and iPad hasn’t been announced but a release could come at any time. With that in mind, iPhone and iPad users should start preparing for the iOS 8.1.1 release date and today we want to walk you through some reasons why you might want to install the iOS […]