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iOS 7 icon guide

Oct 20th - With iOS 7, Apple completely overhauled every stock icon in their arsenal. In addition, they completely redesigned Multitasking on iOS and introduced the all-new Control Center. Together they make iOS 7 the most beautiful, advanced mobile operating system available. However, as with all things new, sometimes the learning curve can be steeper than intended...

How to un-install the iOS 7 beta

Jun 21st - If you decided that the iOS 7 beta was not for you, here is a step-by-step guide to restore your device to iOS 6.1

Tips and Tricks: Setting a notification for individual email accounts on iOS 6

May 8th -   Having spent the last (many) months using a Galaxy Note 2 and Nexus 4 as my primary devices and not even touching an iPhone in all that time I’ve had to re-visit the many things needed to make an iPhone “mine” again. One of the things I absolutely loved about Android was the ability […]

Will we see an untethered jailbreak for iOS 6.1.3?

Mar 30th - The long awaited jailbreak for the iPhone 5 and iOS 6 was one of, if not the most celebrated jailbreaks in iOS history.  The pent up demand was quite evident in the days leading up to its release with the internet exploding with posts about evasi0n and the dream-team behind evad3rs.  We celebrated six long […]

Apple credits evad3rs Jailbreak team with security flaws fixed in iOS 6.1.3

Mar 19th - We learned earlier today that Apple had released a software update for iOS 6.1.3.  We knew this was rumored to be coming soon, as we had heard that Apple had indeed patched at least one of the evad3rs jailbreak exploits used by evasi0n.  Recently David Wang, a.k.a. @planetbeing, sat down with Forbes’ staff writer Andy Greenberg […]

Apple releases iOS 6.1.3 update, Jailbreakers stay away!

Mar 19th - This afternoon Apple released iOS 6.1.3 software update, addressing “improvements” and my personal favorite–“bug fixes.”  To be more specific, this over the air update is available to all iOS users and contains Apple Map updates for iPhone users in Japan.  In addition, the update patches the lock-screen bypass bug that first showed up last month. […]

evasi0n iOS 6.x Jailbreak has been released

Feb 4th - Finally, the moment we’ve all been waiting for!  The evad3rs Jailbreak team has just released the highly anticipated evasi0n Jailbreak.  If you havent already, remember to prepare your iPhone before proceeding with the Jailbreak.  In addition, don’t forget that this particular Jailbreak will be extremely popular due to the fact that it will be compatible […]

The arrival of BlackBerry 10 and the aging of iOS

Jan 30th - When the iPhone was announced on January 9, 2007, it was the beginning of a revolution in mobile technology. It was lauded by some, denounced by many, and stirred debate well beyond the comfortable confines of the tech world. The iPhone OS, now iOS, disrupted everything we as users knew about interface and interaction with […]

Apple’s Eddy Cue Working to Improve Maps, Google Working on Native App

Nov 16th - The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Google is working to submit a standalone Maps app for iOS. Of course, Google is doing this due to Apple's switch away from Google's data when the company made the switch to an in-house solution when iOS 6 was released. This new app will feature turn-by-turn navigation, which […]

Quick iOS Tip: Switch Panorama Direction in iOS 6

Oct 1st - I’m really enjoying the new panorama mode built into iOS 6 on the iPhone 4S and iPhone 5. It’s amazing that it works so well, and it’s even more amazing how creative one can be with it. It’s fun, has a clear and practical purpose, and is easy to use. The other day I was […]

Apple Introduces New App Store Section Devoted to Maps Alternatives

Sep 28th - Earlier today Apple CEO Tim Cook apologized for the the lackluster Maps app that is bundled with iOS 6. Apple moved away from Google’s mapping service in favor of their own in-house solution. This new service has come under criticism for it’s inaccuracies, and for just being kinda bad. To help rectify this situation, at […]