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Hidden iOS 5 Features You Can Try on Your iPhone Right Now

Posted on 09 Nov 2011 by Renkman

  Recently, iOS developers @conradev and @chpwn found out how to enable Panoramic pictures in the native Apple camera app by adding a couple of lines of code—specifically, by setting the EnableFirebreak key to YES in the mobileslideshow.plist.  It should be noted @chpwn also released a Cydia package that will …

Downsides to Auto Downloading For iTunes Purchases

Posted on 07 Jun 2011 by Joe Tomasone

One of the new features unveiled at Apple’s WWDC yesterday was the ability to enable your iOS devices (except the Verizon iPhone, which does not yet have iOS 4.3.1 for some reason..) to automatically download app, book, and music purchases to your various iOS devices.   While this is a cool …

Using The Free Find My iPhone With ALL Your iOS 4.2 Devices

Posted on 25 Nov 2010 by Joe Tomasone

  Now that Apple has made the Find My iPhone feature of Mobile Me free, many have decried that they cannot set up older devices with the service.   Technically, that’s incorrect.  However, you DO need one of the more recent, “blessed” devices to make it happen… To get all of …

Workaround For One Of The iPhone/iPod Touch WiFi Bugs

Posted on 14 Nov 2009 by Joe Tomasone

In my current position, I manage a WiFi-based internet service provider in Iraq.   As I do not wish to pay more than my yearly salary each month in AT&T international data roaming charges, all of my Internet access on my iPhone is via WiFi.   This was never a problem until …