iPhone Launches on Five New U.S. Carriers

iPhone Launches on Five Regional U.S. Carriers

*+-Apple’s iPhone is now available on five new regional carriers in the United States. Earlier this month, several small U.S. carriers revealed that on April 20th, they would begin to offer several different versions of the iPhone. And today, as expected, nTelos, Alaska Communications, Appalachian Wireless, GCI, and Cellcom have begun offering the iconic smartphone. […]

iOS 5.1 Jailbreak for iPhone 4S & New iPad Exploits Discovered

Jailbreak iPhone 4S iOS 51 Untethered

*+-Users may soon be able to jailbreak the iPhone 4S, iPad 2 and new iPad 3rd generation thanks to progress by famed iOS hacker Pod2g and the iPhone hacking community. Pod2g was an integral member of the iPhone Hacking Dream Team that delivered the iPhone 4S jailbreak on iOS 5.0.1. This week Pod2g announced that […]

Straight Talk Review: Affordable Pre-Paid Wireless for Smartphones

Straight Talk Wireless Lumia 900 Review

*+-Straight Talk is a pre-paid cell phone service that offers unlimited calling, texting and data usage for $45 a month and allows users to bring their own phone. This means that the Nokia Lumia 900, iPhone 4S and many Android phones work with Straight Talk Wireless. (Read: Nokia Lumia 900 Review) AT&T compatible phones deliver amazing speeds […]

Samuel Jackson & Zooey Deschanel Star in Siri Ads (Video)

sam jackson Siri

*+-Siri is facing lawsuits from disgruntled users, but it looks like Samuel Jackson and Zooey Deschanel are on board the Siri revolution with two new iPhone 4S commercials. The Samuel Jackson Siri commercial aired last night, with the official Apple iPhone 4S logo and carrier branding for Sprint, Verizon or AT&T. Zooey Deschanel’s iPhone 4S commercial aired […]

iPhone Headed to Small U.S. Carriers on April 20th

iPhone Headed to Small U.S. Carriers on April 20th

*+-Earlier today, nTelos, a small regional carrier, announced that it would be carrying the iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 starting April 20th. Turns out, it will not be the only small U.S. carrier that will be getting an iPhone on that date. As reported by MacRumors, four other small U.S. service providers will be getting […]

iPhone Arrives on Small Regional Carrier nTelos for $149

ntelos iphone

*+-The iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 are launching on another carrier in the U.S. On April 20th residents in nTelos’ coverage area can purchase the iPhone 4S for  $149 from nTelos, $50 less than you’d pay for an iPhone 4S that runs on Verizon, Sprint or AT&T. nTelos iPhone 4S pre-orders start today.  nTelos will also offer the 8GB iPhone […]

iPhone Outsells All Android Phones Combined at Sprint and AT&T

iPhone outsells Android phones on AT&T and Sprint

*+-Despite Android gaining ground, the iPhone is still selling very well. The iPhone might have even outsold all Android phones combined on AT&T and Sprint. The stats come from All Things D, reporting on Canaccord Genuity estimates, which estimates that the iPhone is the top-selling smartphone on all three US carriers that support it. It […]

5 Things That Siri Needs

5 Things That Siri Needs

*+-When Apple launched the iPhone 4S back in October of 2011, it also launched a new piece of mobile software in iOS 5. The version of iOS 5 on the iPhone 4S was unique as it came with a personal voice assistant called Siri, a feature that allows you to schedule appointments, shop, search the […]

iPhone 4S vs. HTC One X: Camera Comparison

iPhone 4S vs. HTC One X: Camera Comparison

*+-The iPhone 4S has one of, if not the best cameras available on a smartphone. And today, the iPhone 4S’ camera has been put up against a camera on one of the most highly anticipated phones of the year, the HTC One X. During the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, HTC’s Peter Chou actually took […]

Untethered iOS 5.1 Jailbreak is Still Weeks Away

Untethered iOS 5.1 Jailbreak is Still Weeks Away

*+-Apple’s latest iOS update, iOS 5.1, still doesn’t have an untethered jailbreak and it appears that that functionality is still a little ways off as Pod2g has confirmed that the jailbreak as at the very least, still weeks away. So, it seems that progress is being made but those looking to get their hands on […]

Siri Failures Lead to Second Class Action Lawsuit Filing


*+-David Jones, an iPhone 4S user, filed a class action lawsuit against Apple for Siri failures due to “false and deceptive representations” about how well the voice activated service works. The first suit filed cited similar reasons. Apple clearly stated in its launch of the iPhone 4S that Siri was a beta product. Average users don’t […]

Why Siri is Called Siri


*+-Ever wondered why the personal voice assistant on Apple’s iPhone 4S, Siri, is called Siri? Well, the company’s former CEO Dag Kittlaus has shed some light on the name and why that name was chosen for a product that eventually became one of the iPhone’s latest features. Siri is, in fact, not just some random […]

Siri Rumored to Be Getting Native Sports Scores

*+-Siri, the personal assistant found on the iPhone 4S, may be getting an ability in the future, a feature that sports fanatics everywhere have likely been hoping and praying for since the software’s release back in October. According to developer Evan Coleman, it would appear that Siri will be getting native sports scores at some […]

GottaBeFunded: Geode – Ridiculously Awesome & Smart iPhone Wallet

Geode Card and Back

*+-There’s a race to deliver the best digital wallet for the iPhone and Android smartphones. Apple and Google are the most likely candidates to deliver, but iCache has taken to KickStarter to win the race and deliver an incredibly awesome digital wallet solution for the iPhone. Geode, by iCache is a smart iPhone Wallet that has room […]

iPhone Owner Sues Apple Over “Misleading” Siri Ads


*+-According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, Apple is facing a class action lawsuit over the “misleading and deceptive” ads that the company has put out promoting Siri, the personal assistant found on the iPhone 4S smartphone. The Cupertino-based company is being sued over false advertising and the lawsuit claims that the software […]

Work Starts on iPhone 4S Jailbreak for iOS 5.1

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

*+-Now that Apple has released iOS 5.1 to the masses, work has started on a jailbreak for the iPhone 4S, iPad 2 and the new iPad. pod2g, a member of the iOS Dream Team, announced that he is “working actively on finding vulnerabilities in 5.1.” The announcement came on Twitter in response to a user […]

Why You Should Wait to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

How to Upgrade to iOS 5.1

*+-iOS 5.1 brings a number of great new features to the iPhone and iPad. We are recommending that most users upgrade to iOS 5.1 as soon as possible, but for a few users, this doesn’t make sense. (Read: 5 Reasons You Should Upgrade to iOS 5.1 Today) If you fall into one of these categories, you should […]

Apple Launches “iPhone 4G”

iPhone 4g

*+-If you have an AT&T iPhone 4S, Apple just gave you a huge update today, a 4G iPhone. When you upgrade to iOS 5.1 on your AT&T iPhone 4S you’ll see a 4G icon in the upper left when you are in the new HSPA+ coverage areas. This update doesn’t magically add a 4G radio […]