Review: TouchTone Bluetooth portable speaker from id America

Apr 14th 2014 at 5:56pm by Brandon K

The TouchTone Bluetooth speaker from id America is perfect for on-the-go music enjoyment. Its simplistic design and intuitive touch controls will make this a favorite for many.

Mobile Roar Podcast 38: The Great M8 Debate

Mar 28th 2014 at 2:51pm by Kevin Krause

HTC announced a new phone this week, but is it the same One as last year? How does it stack up to the other Androids? What about the iPhone? We discuss that and more on this week’s Mobile Roar Podcast.

Join the iSource Forums!

Mar 28th 2014 at 2:39pm by Kevin Krause

Does the latest Apple and iOS news get your fired up for even more discussion? Head on over to our iSource Forums to shoot the breeze with like-minded individuals who can’t get enough of their iPhones, iPads, and Macs.

10 things to do when you get your new iPhone

Mar 28th 2014 at 1:50pm by Kevin Krause

You’ve got a new iPhone, you went through the initial setup process. What do you do now? While there is no right or wrong way to get to know your new smartphone, here are 10 essential things to do when you first get your iPhone.

ICYMI: This week on iSource [3/28/2014]

Mar 28th 2014 at 11:12am by Kevin Krause

It’s almost April in the year 2014 and you can finally edit Microsoft Word docs on your iPad. That and Twitter’s curious desire to be more like Facebook in this week’s ICYMI.

Microsoft Office finally available for iPad

Mar 27th 2014 at 1:21pm by Kevin Krause

During one of his first appearances as Microsoft’s new CEO, Satya Nadella introduced a new vision for Microsoft, and it starts with the official release of Office for iPad. The introduction of the productivity suite for Apple’s popular tablet breaks from the old company line.

How Steve Jobs got at least one Google employee fired

Mar 27th 2014 at 12:32pm by Kevin Krause

Steve Jobs and Google might have been mortal enemies, but they agreed on one thing: don’t even think about sniping employees.

Apple continues refining sapphire crystal displays — when will we see them?

Mar 27th 2014 at 11:35am by Kevin Krause

Yet more speculation has emerged in regards to Apple’s sapphire crystal display plans, this time focusing on a newly published patent application. The patent in question covers a new method for applying an oleophobic coating to the glass.

Russia thinks its iPads are spying on the government

Mar 27th 2014 at 10:42am by Kevin Krause

When assembled journalists spotted Russian officials toting new Samsung tablets into a cabinet meeting, they could not help but ask why they had switched over from the iPads they were accustomed to using.

Twitter update adds new photo features, garners user backlash

Mar 27th 2014 at 9:32am by Kevin Krause

A new Twitter update rolled out last night, and it has some users wondering if the social network is losing grip on many of the principles it was founded on. The update adds to Twitter the ability to upload multiple photos to a single post and tag other users.

Get the iSource Chrome extension, never miss the latest iPhone and iPad news

Mar 26th 2014 at 2:46pm by Kevin Krause

Today iSource is happy to introduce our new Chrome extension, a one stop resource for the latest in iPhone and iPad news, tips and tricks, and opinion.

Glitch allows users to hide stock apps in iOS 7.1

Mar 26th 2014 at 12:08pm by Kevin Krause

iOS 7 included a glitch that allowed users to easily hide stock app icons from their homescreen. Apple eliminated that glitch from iOS 7.1, but a new one has surfaced in its place.

Instagram grows to 200 million users

Mar 26th 2014 at 11:23am by Kevin Krause

Instagram has announced a new milestone as the social photo sharing network has surpassed 200 million users. The news comes in the shadow of parent company Facebook’s acquisition of virtual reality gaming startup Oculus Rift.

The internet wins: Turkey’s Twitter ban overturned

Mar 26th 2014 at 10:22am by Kevin Krause

A Twitter ban that started in Turkey last week has ended. A Turkish court has issued a stay on the decision to block citizens from accessing Twitter as it reviews a long series of complaints against the initial ruling.

You’re not the only one that wants a more diverse set of emojis

Mar 26th 2014 at 9:52am by Kevin Krause

Emojis have a diversity problem — it’s no secret. According to Apple, they are working to create a more inclusive set of icons to add to your texts.

Apple has sold its 500 millionth iPhone

Mar 25th 2014 at 2:32pm by Kevin Krause

Apple, without a single congratulatory pat on the back, has sold 500 million iPhones in seven years. 500 million iPhone selling at exponentially higher rates each year.

PSA: You can now see that iffy Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher without wasting your money

Mar 25th 2014 at 2:11pm by Kevin Krause

Ashton Kutcher’s turn as Apple’s founder in the critically panned biopic Jobs can now be enjoyed (or not) by Netflix subscribers. The 2013 film became available this week as part of the service’s streaming catalog.

Apple rolling out related search suggestion in App Store

Mar 25th 2014 at 1:35pm by Kevin Krause

Apple finally takes a step toward addressing the woefully limited App Store search functionality with what appears to be the controlled rollout of new related topic suggestions.

Apple highlights iPad’s role in war on concussions

Mar 25th 2014 at 12:41pm by Kevin Krause

Apple continues their Your Verse campaign with a look at how the iPad has impacted the diagnosis and study of concussions, a topic of controversy as of late thanks to an ongoing debate largely focused on professional football.

Apple sends email offering to refund in-app purchases

Mar 25th 2014 at 11:26am by Kevin Krause

Apple is making good on its duty to repay $32 million worth of erroneous in-app purchases, sending an email today to many iTunes users providing a method to request a refund.