Best of CES 2012: iCade Mobile iPhone Gaming Accessory

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Mobile gaming nerds rejoiced last year when ThinkGeek’s April Fool’s arcade cabinet for the iPad became a real product thanks to the folks at Ion Audio. Now they’re bringing the concept to everyone’s favorite mobile gaming device: the iPhone. The iCade Mobile fits all models of the iPhone and the iPod touch. Just like the […]

How to Set Up Your New iPhone

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The holidays are here and you know what that means? A lot of you will be the proud new owners of a new iPhone from Apple. For some of you, this will be your first experience with iOS and the iPhone. Others may be coming back from another operating system or just be plain old […]

Siri Could be Coming to iPhone 4 Thanks to Apple Goof

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Since the iPhone 4S is essentially the iPhone 4 with Siri, users have been looking for ways to port the new feature to the older hardware. Up to this point efforts have violated copyright and been impractical. Thanks to what can only be a mistake on the part of Apple, this may no longer be true. […]

iOS 5.0.1 Untethered Jailbreak Successful on iPhone 4, OK to Update

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iPhone jailbreakers are on a roll this month, announcing further progress on an untethered jailbreak for the iOS 5.0.1. Last week I shared the progress on an untethered iOS 5 jailbreak for the iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad and iPod Touch models, but there was still no jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1. Now, @pod2g, of the […]

Untethered iOS 5 Jailbreak Success, Not Ready for Release (Video)

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Great news on the iPhone Jailbreaking front today. The Chronic Dev Team has posted proof of an untethered iOS 5 Jailbreak. In a video shared on Twitter, pod2g shows an iPhone 4 running iOS 5 with an untethered jailbreak. In the video he restarts the iPhone and shows that it is still jailbroken. While there has […]

H1Siri Could Kill Your iPhone, Compromise Data

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By now, you’ve probably heard of H1Siri, a hack that allows you to put Siri on your jailbroken iPhone 4. This is exciting news for users who want access to the much-lauded personal assistant app found exclusively on the iPhone 4. But, like many things, this is too good to be true. The H1Siri hack […]

iPhone 4S (and iPhone 4) Speed Test: AT&T vs. Verizon

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What happens when you take the same phone (almost) on 3 different carriers and have a speed test party? Nothing special, but it does make for a good conversation. Tonight, I have some screenshots created by a friend of mine. He took the AT&T iPhone 4S, the Sprint iPhone 4S and the Verizon iPhone 4 […]

Sprint Overhauls Network to Accommodate iPhone Traffic

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Since netting the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S on its network, Sprint customers have complained that the iPhone runs slower on the Now Network than Verizon’s, which operates a similar CDMA/EV-DO 3G network, and AT&T’s, which runs a GSM/HSPA+ 3G/4G network. The good news is that Sprint is listening to vocal customers and the carrier […]

Where Are the Black Friday iPhone 4S Deals?

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Are you excited about the iPhone 4S? You’re not alone. Are you hoping to buy an iPhone 4S on Black Friday? You’re also not alone. Will you be able to score a great iPhone 4S Black Friday deal on November 25th? Not a chance. (Read our iPhone 4S Review) The iPhone 4S is an incredibly popular phone. […]

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

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

Want The Most Money For Your Old iPhone? Go To Target

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NextWorth still wants your old iPhone 4, 3GS and 3G, and they’re willing to give you up to $200 for it (enough to offset the cost of upgrading for many) as long as you trade it in at your local Target. Try going through the NextWorth website and you’ll get slightly less. This price lock […]

Siri Now Talking to Apple From iPhone 4, Needs iPhone 4S Jailbreak

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Siri, the iPhone 4S exclusive personal assistant has made the jump to other devices. We first saw Siri ported to the iPhone 4 just a day after the iPhone 4S release, but it couldn’t talk to the Apple servers, which rendered it speechless.It turns out,  the developer Steven Troughton-Smith just needed one more part to get the hack working […]

Thoughts After Spending Some Time with iOS 5

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Today marks two weeks into the era of IOS 5. I’ve been using it on an iPhone 4, and iPhone 4S, an iPad 2, an original iPad, and an iPod Touch. Apple made some nice changes with iOS 5 and more importantly introduced some changes that hopefully will pay off in the future. But at […]

iPhone Used to Shoot Clips in Hollywood’s ‘The Avenger’ Movie

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While there’s been a lot of chatter about the iPhone 4S’s improved 8-megapixel camera with 1080p full HD video recording with image stabilization, the prior generation iPhone 4′s camera may have been used to shoot a few scenes for ‘The Avengers’ movie. What’s significant is that the iPhone 4′s 5-megapixel camera tops out at just […]

The Real Reason Siri Isn’t On The iPhone 4

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Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant app is an iPhone 4S exclusive, and a big selling point for the new phone. We assumed that Siri is an iPhone 4S exclusive due to hardware constraints, but this weekend, we saw Siri ported to the iPhone 4. In the video demo, you can see that Siri appears to run […]

iOS 5 Manuals Now Available

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We have always lived in a world of “we don’t need no stinking manuals.” But  every now and then it is nice to have a reference to fall back on, even when it may not give you all you need to know. iOS 5 manuals for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and the iPad are now […]

Quick Photo Comparison between iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S Cameras

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One of the distinguishing factors between the new iPhone 4S and its predecessor the iPhone is the camera. Apple has upped the megapixels to 8 from 5 and also continued to do work on the optics for the camera, which was already an excellent smartphone camera in the model 4. The camera in the iPhone […]