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[11 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 1,209 views]

One of the first things you are likely to notice after installing iOS 7.1 Update is the increased use of contrast and updated different button designs. From the now obvious “Shift Key On” (image below) to the updated Lockscreen, while …

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[4 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 233 views]

Yesterday, Apple and Benz, Volvo and Ferrari introduced CarPlay and today we have videos, lots of videos. There are, of course, the official vids from the carmakers, as well as hands on reviews from the car media.
Fun stuff and likely …

iOS, Reviews, how to »

[28 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 1,457 views]

Because it patches the “go to fail” SSL certificate security vulnerability, Apple’s iOS 7.0.6 is an absolute necessity. That said, some iPhone users, not many, have noticed a battery issue that makes their Apple smartphones hot and powerless.
So, if you …

Apps, iOS, Tech »

[26 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 476 views]

If dissatisfaction is the mother of change, data is mother’s milk. That said, FCC Speed Test, a consumer app for collecting broadband metrics, is now available of iPhone and iPad.
An ongoing nationwide performance study of broadband service in the …

Apps, iPad, iPhone »

[7 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 226 views]

Get in the games! If you will be watching the Sochi Winter Olympic Games, then you will need a Sochi Olympics app or three — seriously, no one just watches anymore. And, here a seven great free apps to get …

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[30 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 885 views]

This update is specifically for people who purchased an iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c in China. Moreover, iOS 7.0.5 addresses a single issue — networking provisioning — on those models.
• iOS 7.0.5
— Corrects network provisioning for some iPhone 5s and …

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[29 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 459 views]

Whereas we know who Siri is (Susan Bennett), the question of what is Siri has remained unanswered. So, when you query Apple’s digital assistance, what collection of hardware actually answers the question? Well, if “some guy” on Reddit is a …

Apps, iOS, Mac, Software »

[24 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 1,063 views]

Promises, promises. Apple’s initial iWork ’13 release — Pages 5, Keynote 6, Numbers 3 — delivered collaborative document editing while simultaneously removing a number of popular and powerful features. The company has promised to add most if not all of …

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[8 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 1,277 views]

Apple has pushed iOS 7.1 Beta 3 (aka Build 11D5127c) to registered developers and plenty has changed, including much needed updates to the user interface that make it more useable. From more legible buttons to stronger element highlighting, Apple is …

iOS, Music, movies, TV »

[24 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 145 views]

Are you a registered iOS developer? Then Apple has a Christmas gift for you — iOS 7 Tech Talk videos with in-depth insights on how to create apps while integrating the latest tech.
Here is a quick list of the iOS …

Apps, iPad, Reviews, how to »

[17 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 322 views]

There are more than a couple competent weather apps for the iPhone and iPad. However, one of the worst is now among the best — Yahoo Weather for iPad (free) offers a both simplified, at-a-glance view and in-depth info that …

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[13 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 118 views]

Apple has pushed iOS 7.1 Beta 2 to registered developers and the detail are coming out. Changes, big and small are coming to Bluetooth, Networking, iCloud, Safari, iTunes, Music and more — dig into the release notes listed below and …

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[5 Nov 2013 | No Comment | 90 views]

Choice is good and Google Search for iOS now offers the option to search with your voice. Granted, this isn’t top-level, just works functionality, like Siri, but it is a better way to get to Google Maps.
With the app installed …

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[23 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 855 views]

This is the iPhone, iPod touch and/or iPad update you have been waiting for. Apple has addressed the shortlist of outstanding issues affecting iOS 7 with the release of iOS 7.0.3 — Messages, Battery, Blue Screen of Death and Lock …

iOS, Music, movies, TV »

[22 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 218 views]

Then you saw it and now (image below) you don’t. On Monday, Apple-centric blogs near and far noted the appearance of “Sounds for iOS 7″ (a.k.a. iOS 7 ringtones) on Adam Young’s discography page, confirming suspicions that the electronic musician …