iOS 8.1.2 on iPhone 6: Impressions & Performance

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Apple’s newest iOS 8 update isn’t iOS 8.2. Instead, it’s an iOS 8.1.2 update that’s aimed at some of the iOS 8 problems that iPhone and iPad users have faced in the weeks after the operating system’s release. With the iOS 8.1.2 release here, we take a look at how the iOS 8.1.2 update is […]

5 Reasons to Install iOS 8.1.2 Today

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Apple’s brand new iOS 8 update is here though it’s not the iOS 8.2 update. Instead, it’s a tiny iOS 8.1.2 update that delivers new bug fixes for iOS 8 problems. With Apple’s new iOS 8 update on the minds of iPhone and iPad users around the world, we want to walk you through some […]

7 Reasons Not to Update to iOS 8.1.2 Today

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.2 release for iPhone and iPad is here and it arrives to fix lingering iOS 8 problems. iOS 8.1.2 is a small update, aimed at curbing problems, but that doesn’t mean that iPhone and iPad owners shouldn’t prepare for it. With that in mind, we want to walk you through some reasons why […]

How to Update to iOS 8.1.2 Without Any Problems


Apple released the second minor update to iOS 8.1 today, coming with the usual bug fixes. Here’s how to update to iOS 8.1.2 without any problems. While iOS 8.1.2 is a rather minor update, it fixes a big problem which affected users who purchased ringtones from iTunes, but wouldn’t be able to get them back […]

iOS 8.1.2 Release Date Arrives

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Moments ago Apple announced and released iOS 8.1.2, a new version of its software for iPhones and iPads that fixes a huge issue that users have complained about since the arrival of iOS 8 and the iPhone 6. Reports of an iOS 8.1.2 update surfaced this morning after some users noticed that their iPhone was […]

8 Things to Do Before Installing iOS 8.1.2


Today, in a bit of a surprise, Apple released a brand new iOS 8 update in the form of iOS 8.1.2. The update follows last months iOS 8.1.1 upgrade and tackles at least one major iOS 8 problem. With the release now here, we want to take a look at some of the things iPhone […]

iOS 8.2 Release Date: What Not to Expect

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Weeks ago, Apple rolled out the upcoming iOS 8.2 update for iPhone and iPad into its beta program ahead of a public release. At some point, the update will arrive to replace iOS 8.1 and with iOS 8.1.1 problems swirling around, iPhone and iPad users are curious about when the roll out will take place. […]

How to Search Facebook Posts on iPhone

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If you need to find a Facebook post that you published years ago, Facebook now allows users to search by keyword and will bring up any posts that contain that keyword. Here’s how to do it. Facebook just added this ability to its social network, allowing users to finally search through past Facebook posts. In […]

How to Check Verizon Data Usage on iPhone

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If you’re worried that you might go over your data allowance cap, here’s how to check how much data you’re using on your Verizon iPhone. The day of unlimited data plans are long gone, and most Verizon customers are now limited to plans with just a few gigabytes to play around with each month. With […]

iOS 8.2 Release Date: What to Expect

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Several weeks ago, Apple pushed an iOS 8.2 release for iPhone and iPad into its beta program ahead of a public release. At some point, the update will arrive to replace iOS 8.1 and with iOS 8.1.1 problems swirling around, iPhone and iPad users are curious about when that release might take place. Here, we […]

How to Make Your iPhone 6 Speaker Louder


While there are a ton of Bluetooth speakers to choose from that can boost your iPhone’s audio volume and quality, sometimes you just need a quick and dirty method for making your iPhone’s speaker louder. Here are some tricks that you can use to amplify your iPhone 6’s speaker. Let’s be real: Bluetooth speakers cost […]

How to Put Music onto Your iPhone Without iTunes

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The iPhone is great for listening to music while traveling, but if you’re not a big fan of iTunes, here are some methods for getting that music onto your iPhone without using Apple software. iTunes isn’t terrible by any means, but if you don’t really use it other than for putting music onto your iPhone, […]

10 iMessage Tips & Tricks for iOS 8

Master your messages with these iOS 8 iMessage tips and tricks for the iPhone and iPad.

We’ll show you how to be an iMessage master in iOS 8 so that you can communicate faster and better with your iPhone, iPad and even your Mac. This guide will walk you through the new iMessage and text features on the iPhone and iPad running iOS 8, iOS 8.1 and iOS 8.1.1. Apple delivered […]

iOS 8.2 for iPhone & iPad: What You Need to Know Right Now

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 update won’t last forever and it appears that the company’s iOS 8.2 update for iPhone and iPad might succeed it in the future. With iOS 8.2 in beta and iOS 8 problems continuing to swirl, we want to take a look at everything iPhone and iPad users need to know, right now, […]

6 Ways the Nexus 6 Beats the iPhone 6


The Nexus 6 smartphone was released in November and now that we’ve had more than a month of continued use with Google’s latest and greatest flagship smartphone, we wanted to share a few thoughts on how it compares to the competition. The iPhone 6 and Nexus 6 are both flagship phones from each respective company, […]

iOS 8 Problems: 7 Tips for iPhone & iPad Users

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With iOS 8 problems still plaguing iPhone and iPad users, we want to offer some advice to those struggling with issues and hopefully, get iPhone and iPad users prepared for Apple’s iOS 8 updates, and potential iOS 8 problems, of the future. Apple’s new iOS 8 update was first released to the public in September […]

Distil Union Wally iPhone 6 Wallet Case Review

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The Distil Union Wally Wallet Case for the iPhone 6 is a slim and functional iPhone 6 wallet case that snaps on to the iPhone 6, adding a leather back capable of holding a few cards and some cash. This iPhone 6 wallet case is a steal at $49.99, offering a higher end look than […]

How to Stop iTunes from Opening When Plugging in an iPhone

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If you’re like me and don’t use iTunes that often or at all, it can be annoying when it opens automatically every time you plug in your iPhone to your computer. Here’s how to prevent that from happening. While I own an iPhone and an iPad, I rarely use iTunes at all. I use Spotify […]

iPhone 6 Problems Causing Displaced Front-Facing Camera


The iPhone 6 hasn’t been without its problems since launching back in September, but a new issue has been popping up over the last few weeks, and it deals with the front-facing camera. Many users have complained that the front-facing camera on their iPhone 6 units is displaced from the camera hole. Users report seeing […]

iPhone 6c Could Bring the 4-Inch Screen Back


Apple could be bringing back the 4-inch screen from the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s next year when the 2015 iPhone launches. According to Chinese website, the Cupertino-based company may be bringing back the one thing that made the iPhone great to use: one-handed functionality. The 4-inch screen made it really easy for users […]